beautiful and soft dawn clouds over St. Mary's Lighthouse in Whitley Bay. England. Photo was taken with my Sony a77 at f11 and ISO-100 for a 1/30th second exposure. Lens is my Sony 16-50mm f2.8 set at 16mm
Eerie View - Canyonlands National Park - Utah Best Viewed Large Another from the trip earlier this year. A chilly, hazy morning near Mesa Arch. The skies didn't cooperate much in providing a brilliant, glowing sunrise. However, the heavy haze, rising fog, and this bare tree made for a interestingly eerie scene.
Photo Notes: Single frame processed in Lightroom, converted to B&W using Nik Silver Efex.
Bank of America Analysis Says YouTube is Worth $70 Billion, More than 85% of Companies in the S&P 500
-YouTube has over a billion users, with 128 million in the U.S. alone. -The number of hours users watched on YouTube per month grew 50 percent year-on-year in 2014. -300 hours worth of video are uploaded to YouTube every minute. -YouTube's mobile revenue was up over 100 percent year-on-year in the last quarter of 2014 and first quarter of 2015. -15 million partners receive payments from the YouTube network.
I have just published the data from a study of more than 500,000 randomly selected Google plus profiles, to see just how much is going on over here.
The bottom line? It's small, but vibrant. It is a ghost town? Not at all? Is Google going to shut it down? I don't believe it for a second. Read on for the details, and let me know what you think in the comments below!