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Rice Calories Can Be Cut in Half With This Trick

A cup of white rice has about 200 calories—not insignificant, considering it’s most often used as a small part of a larger dish. But there’s an easy, …

Why Do the Number of Aperture Blades in a Lens Matter?

(Editor’s note: Tim Grey returns with another guest post. This one answers why the blades that form the aperture in a lens makes a difference.)<p>There …

How To Master The RGB Curves In Photoshop and Lightroom for Better Post Processing

<b>Don’t limit yourself to presets due to ignorance. Learn to process your images with RGB Curves for more fine control.</b><p>There is no doubt about it, we …

Taking Pictures of Strangers

Thank you to all the beautiful people who stopped to let us photograph them!<p>Any disrespectful or rude comments aimed at any of the models in this …

Make Your Own Camera Transitions!!

One of Peter´s favourite little tricks with cameras: How to make transitions in camera bypassing post-production.

Follow a Photoshoot From Conception to Finished Image

We're lucky to live in an age when learning photography is easier than ever, but normally, educational content tends to focus on specific techniques …

Here’s How to Use Your Camera’s Histogram and Never Miss an Exposure Again (VIDEO)

Achieving a correct exposure is the first step toward capturing a great image, and on Monday we explained how to do that by bracketing your shots. In …

Photo Basics: Understanding a DSLR’s AF System and How Different Autofocus Point Options Work (VIDEO)

The autofocus system in a modern DSLR camera is truly a wonder of technology. And there’s a lot going on under the hood that you may not totally …

Cameras

This 2017 Movie Mashup Highlights the Year's Best Cinematic Features

How many movies did you watch that came out this year? After laying your eyes on this captivating reel, you just might want to make a list of films …

Healthy Vegetarian Meal Plan 12.10.2017

Have you been baking up a storm in preparation for Christmas? I have! It’s been a maelstrom of grain-free flours and preheating to 350, and taste …

7 Simple Photography Composition Tips

Apply these simple photography composition tips to your photography today:NYC Dynamic Street Photography Composition Workshop 2018To take your …

Great Weekend Reads in Photography & Filmmaking

<i>“If you truly love film, I think the healthiest thing to do is not read books on the subject. I prefer the glossy film magazines with their big color</i> …

Color Theory In Landscape Photography

Click the title of the article to read this post on Improve Photography, which includes all media files mentioned.This is the second part in a part …

Color Theory

Aperture Priority & Shutter Priority VS. Manual Exposure | Which do Pros Use?

It is a pretty strong stereotype among experienced photographers to always, <i>always, ALWAYS,</i> shoot in manual exposure, and justifiably so! However, …

Rolls-Royce suffers fresh wave of troubles with Dreamliner engines

Air New Zealand has been forced to ground some of its flights because of problems with their Rolls-Royce engines, the latest in a long line of issues with the British engineering company’s products.<p>The airline said there have been “two recent events” with the Trent 1000 engines on its Boeing 787 …

Aviation

Chocolate Peanut Butter Fudge (With Just Four Ingredients)

Today, we’re kicking off our annual month of chocolate desserts with soft, delicious fudge that only requires four pantry ingredients. Bonus: It’s …

Dessert

These Granola Cluster Cookies Are the Easiest Thing I've Ever Baked

And they're healthy(ish), too!<p>Baking is for perfectionists, as the cliché goes. Well, that cliché is wrong. Some things about baking should be exact, like liquid to dry ratios and amounts of baking soda. You know, the chemistry stuff. But, while I'm not going to fuss with a kouign-amann dough, …

Five Quick and Super Helpful Photoshop Tricks

Photoshop tricks are like chocolate and puppies: you can never have enough of them. This awesome video will show you five new tricks to not only make …

Tutorials

6 Exercises That’ll Seriously Improve Your Posture

Straighten up and balance out your body with these moves.<p><i>This article originally appeared on DailyBurn.com.</i><p>One thing most gym-goers probably don’t …

Biomechanics

How Peter McKinnon makes a video - START TO FINISH!

Every Tuesday, Peter McKinnon makes a two minutes video with tips and tricks about photography and cinematography, but today he wants to do something …

How to Use HSL for Beautiful Sunsets without Color Banding

The HSL tool in Photoshop and Lightroom/ACR is great for punching up the saturation of colors in a sunset. But it can also create color banding in …

Random Person Proclaims that His Uncle Prefers Nikon, Photographer Immediately Sells All Canon Gear

Have you ever been out taking pictures, whether for fun or on a paid gig, only to have someone strike up a conversation about your camera? Turns out, …

Hearty Hair: The 8 Best Ways to Thicken Thinning Hair

<b>* 60% of men and 40% of women experience hair thinning by the age of 40<br>* 10 well-reviewed products to help boost your hair growth<br>* Includes oral</b> …

Hair Care

15 Life-changing Trips for Couples

One of the best parts of being in a relationship is having a built-in travel buddy, and one of the best parts of traveling with that built-in buddy …

How to Create a Double Exposure in Photoshop

Mark Duffy is an Irish photographer, graphic designer, and drummer with a shaved head and a glorious beard. He has a pretty slick new YouTube channel …

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It’s my worst addiction. More pernicious than my attachment to caffeine, TV as background noise or squalid post-gym binges with a monster pack of Kettle Chips. My impulse to document every aspect of a holiday with my camera phone has become all-consuming. And my ability to enjoy travel in the …

Studio Lighting Deconstructed: Exploring Photography with Mark Wallace

In this episode, Mark Wallace breaks down a basic studio lighting setup to illustrate what each light does, and how that can be applied to all studio …

The Best Weed-Spiked Dishes For Your 'Danksgiving' Meal

Whether you enthusiastically celebrate the inherently strange tradition of Thanksgiving with a doofy fold-out paper turkey, or you reject the idea …

Recipes

Long Reads for Traveling Photographers

If you happen to be traveling for the Thanksgiving holiday, fighting your way through a stiff current of people like a spawning salmon returning …