Alan Nolan

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Six park rangers killed in ambush in DRC's famed Virunga gorilla park

Five wildlife rangers and a driver guarding one of the world's most important refuges for mountain gorillas and other critically endangered species have been killed in an ambush.<p>Authorities in the Virunga National Park, the Democratic Republic of Congo's famed haven for gorillas, said the men were …

Make a Track Fast Video Series

How to take an initial musical idea and turn it into a full arrangement.<br>A 6 Part Video Series focused on getting the job done!<p>By Ableton Certified …

Mr Excel & excelisfun Trick 164: Sometimes VBA Is The Only Way To Go: Formula Too Long

These Microsoft Excel Keyboard Shortcuts Will Save You Tons Of Time Where It Counts

One of the biggest advantages of Microsoft Excel is the ability of experienced users to barely touch the mouse.<p>They accomplish this by learning simple keyboard shortcuts.<p>Once you know a few shortcuts that you need to use all the time, you can save large amounts of time that would otherwise be spent …

8 Common Landscape Photography Mistakes Beginners Make

If you are interested in landscape photography I'm sure you have read lots of “how to improve…” type articles, which are all useful in their own way. …

Family Portraits Dos and Don'ts

Pin It For a photographer, skills in family portraits are essential and are usually the bread and butter for up and coming photographers. Looking at …

How to Take Better Photos With Your EOS Camera

The marketing departments of the camera manufacturers would like you to believe that buying the latest versions of their digital cameras will make …

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5 Tips To Make Your Photos More Compelling

Do you want your photographs to be more eye catching, but don't know where to begin? For starters, you can try a few of these simple composition tips …

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Leadership Lesson: The Difference Between Google and Apple

Google and Apple are both highly esteemed brands. Both companies share many common traits which have contributed to their success, but there is one very big difference between the two – Google plays offense while Apple has recently settled for playing defense. Apple is struggling to maintain its …

Mysterious New Google Media Player Visits the FCC, Nexus Q Replacement?

The Nexus Q, Google’s take on a standalone media streamer, never really took off. While many raved over its interesting design, it never really took …

Five ways to boost your Android phone's battery life right now

If you've ever caught yourself scanning a room for outlets, or worrying about how long you can eke out a charge on your phone, then this collection of battery-saving Android apps is for you.<p>These apps are helpful even if you've got a built-in battery-saving feature to help you in a dire situation, …

Top 15 Features of Your DSLR Camera That You Should Know

There’s a lot to learn when you first get a DSLR. The first things you need to know is how to get out of auto mode and start using your camera’s …

95 Amazing Photography Links

It's been a really exciting week in the world of photography and Toad Hollow Photography has been searching everywhere for the very best links to …

The "Phablet" Market is a Lie

According to a recent report from Tapjoy the Phablet market isn’t actually a market at all. The Galaxy Note and Note II have been wildly successful …

YouTube Kicks off Paid Subscription Pilot - Starting at $0.99/Month and 53 Channels at Launch

Today, YouTube decided to kick off their new service for video content makers which is to charge their users to subscribe to different channels. …

OUYA Gets $15 Million More in Funding from Outside Investors

OUYA was one of the most funded Kickstarter projects, probably second only to the Pebble smartwatch, with over $8 million they got in funding from …

AH Best Apps Weekly: May 9th, 2013

Sledventure<p>Missing the snow? I’m sure many of you aren’t. But this new game available on Google Play can bring you all the joys of sledding straight …

Essential shortcuts and making a template in Liine Lemur - new tutorials from MacProVideo

With their web magazine, The Hub, MacProVideo/Ask Audio consistently post interesting tutorials for Ableton Live. A couple recent articles look at …