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Post Tips: How To Change The Background In A Portrait (Part 1 of 2)

In this two-part tutorial Sony Artisan Chris Orwig shows how to prepare images in Lightroom, then send them over to Photoshop to combine them and …

How to create websites like on Css Design Awwwards website

Are there any good resources like books or tutorials for creating fascinating websites as the ones found on https://www.awwwards.com/. I want to …

Tutorials

How to Create a Solid Background in Photoshop

Have you ever had a session where the backdrop didn’t end up looking the way you intended? This video teaches how to use the select and mask …

Tutorials

How to Use Photoshop to Remove Lens Flare From an Image

A lot of us like a bit of lens flare in our photos as a stylistic choice, but once it reaches J.J. Abrams levels, it can be a bit distracting. This …

Tutorials

Photography Tutorials For Beginners: 6 Mobile Photography Tips You Must Know

In this video tutorial, renowned photographer Radhakrishan Chakyat sharing his 6 simple and easy steps for Mobile Photography. He clearly explains, …

Photography Tutorials

14 photo editing tips and tricks every landscape photographer must know

<i>In-camera technique is, of course, important. But your prowess in the digital darkroom is increasingly crucial to the success of your images and</i> …

Tutorials

Buy These 3 Killer Tech Stocks, Says Wall Street's #1 Analyst

Tech stocks are still where the best action is at.<p>This made us wonder: how is the top analyst on Wall Street choosing to invest?<p>TipRanks -- a …

Investing

The best website builder for small businesses

<i>By Kevin Purdy</i><p><i>This post was done in partnership with Wirecutter. When readers choose to buy Wirecutter's independently chosen editorial picks, Wirecutter and Engadget may earn affiliate commission. Read the full website builder guide here.</i><p>After researching 17 of the top website-building services …

Web Design

3 High-Yield Dividend Stocks I'd Buy Right Now

These are one Fool's three highest-conviction high-yield investment opportunities.<p>Most investors look at high-yield dividend stocks as a source of …

Investing

Using Your Camera Wrong? Here are 8 Common Mistakes

Everyone is guilty of using their camera improperly at some point. Sometimes even the pros make rookie mistakes. But, nobody is to be blamed. The …

Shutter Speed

All the best apps of 2018. (So far.)

If you can't remember the last time you downloaded a new app you loved, you're long overdue for a home screen refresh.<p>Luckily, we're halfway through …

The 8 Best Banks to Use for Checking Accounts in 2018

It's time to get the most out of your bank<p>Updated July 12, 2018<p>Checking accounts are the most important account of your personal finances. It acts as …

Personal Finance

If you're in your 50s, here's how to get serious about planning for retirement

When people reach their 50s, it's not uncommon for them to realize that retirement — or whatever they choose to call the phase of life that comes after full-time work — is no longer such a distant concept.<p>If you're in that age group and haven't yet focused on that looming reality, it's a perfect …

Retirement

5 Top Dividend Kings to Buy and Hold Forever

From top dividend kings by yield to the best five you can buy and hold forever: Here's your complete guide to this elite group of dividend growth …

These are the Most Popular Cameras and Settings for Stock Photography

<i>Here’s an infographic that peers into the preference of stock photographers… at least, for one stock photography site.</i><p>Ever been curious about getting …

This Video Explains 25 Important Photography Terms That Every Beginner Should Know

Here’s a great resource for beginner photographers. The below video from Apalapse gives brief explanations of 25 important technical photography …

10 Tips On Using Extreme Wide Angle Lenses for Landscape Photography

As a landscape photographer, I love extreme wide angle lenses. I use my 16-35mm for 90% of my photos and I mostly use it at 16mm. When I give …

Learn to capture stunning Waterfalls Photos

Waterfalls are one of my favorite subjects to photograph. Stunning waterfall photos like these can inspire other photographers to pick up their …

How to Use Google Analytics for Social Media: A Beginner’s Guide

Did you know that social media spend will increase by 71% in the next five years? And did you know that 42.3% of marketers believe that social media …

11 behaviors that indicate you're a 'problem employee'

Problem employees aren't just irritating, they can also be financially draining for a business. Research shows that these employees can cost an …

How to Control Contrast So You Always Get Amazing Landscape Photographs

Contrast, sometimes there’s too much, sometimes there’s too little. Contrast in a landscape can make or break the image. But getting the perfect …

Landscape Photography

Here’s a Cool Trick That Lets You Take Amazing Night Photos Without a Tripod (VIDEO)

If you’ve ever tried to take to take a photo at night without a tripod you know the results can be very blurry or very noisy or, in most cases, both. …

Here's How to Understand, Check, and Correct Your Credit History

Back in grade school days, there were rumors of a permanent record that would follow you the rest of your life. Teachers intimidated us with warnings …

3 Small Fixes that Will Get Dozens of Recruiters Looking at Your LinkedIn

Of course, you have to let people know where to find you in the real world.<p>You can do a lot on LinkedIn to tell the world -- of recruiters, would-be bosses, prospective clients -- who you are and what you do best. You can tell your story in the summary section. You can write articles that display …

4 Questions You Should Ask In Your Next Interview

“Prepare for every interview like it’s your dream job.”<p>It’s the advice Greylock’s Talent Partner, Dan Portillo, gave me about interview preparation.<p>Near the end of almost every interview there will be an awkward pause where the interviewee will ask you what questions you may have. If you’re lucky …

What Your Website Should Have to Excite Millennials

It's not what you think. It’s more than mobile-friendly and Facebook ads. Millennials are demanding companies offer more interactive and more …

Google Is Offering Free Career-Prep Courses to Help You Get a Job

A new partnership with Udacity will allow anyone to brush up on their resume writing, interviewing and other related skills.<p>Access to information via Google has always been free, thanks to its ad-revenue based model. But lately, it's been sharing a wealth of knowledge beyond Search, offering …

MOOCs

SVG Animation Made Easy With Hot New Tool SVGator

The best format for images on the web in 2018 is SVG. Not only is SVG resolution-independent—meaning that SVG graphics stay crisp at any size, on any …

$0 to $1,000 in a Day: How to Build an Ecommerce Business That Could Make You Millions

For our first video in the series $0 to $1,000, ecommerce expert Trevor Chapman chats about the type of site you need, the basics you must have before you launch and how to use email the right way.<p>Before you can run, you need to learn how to walk. The same logic goes for building a successful email …

eCommerce