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Social Media for Photography: 4 Reasons to Start Using Flickr Again

When it comes to growing your business, social media can be really helpful to get potential customers. This article is a part of a larger series, …

33 Amazingly Useful Websites You Never Knew Existed

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For The Children's Sake, Put Down That Smartphone

It's not just kids who are overdoing screen time. Parents are often just as guilty of spending too much time checking smartphones and e-mail — and the consequences for their children can be troubling.<p>Dr. Jenny Radesky is a pediatrician specializing in child development. When she worked at a clinic …

St. Petersburg From Above

Recently, photographer Amos Chapple spent some time in Saint Petersburg, Russia's second-largest city. He used a small drone to lift his camera high above the cathedrals and fortresses, capturing some amazing aerial photos. Chapple: "There's a legend in Russia that Saint Petersburg was constructed …

The Jaw-Dropping Photography of Storm Chaser Mike Hollingshead

You might not come out on top if you weigh the pros and cons of storm chasing, but there are definitely pros beyond feeling like a bada** and a deep …

Letizia Battaglia's best photograph: mafia murder victims in Palermo

'The prostitute in the chair broke the mafia's code of honour. Her body was now at everyone's mercy'<p>When I took this photograph, I was a young and lively woman, strong in my ideals and beliefs. I photographed Palermo day and night for an anti-fascist communist paper, taking pictures of everything I …

Create Powerful Silhouettes by Telling a Story

en_US<p>article<p>Create Powerful Silhouettes by Telling a Story<p>https://digital-photography-school.com/create-powerful-silhouettes-telling-story/<p>Digital …

Photography Clients Are Still Willing To Pay A Premium For Unique Work

Last summer we flew Mike Kelley, one of my favorite architecture photographers, to Charleston for 3 weeks to film the 8 hour tutorial How To …

The Five Basic Pieces of Equipment That Make Landscape Shoots Go Smoothly

Landscape photography is both great fun, inspiring and hard work. It can be both physically and mentally demanding, carrying your gear to the ideal …

7 Smart New Window Technologies

With the latest technologies, the windows in your house can offer more than a pretty view. Unfortunately, you'll still have to clean them yourself.<p><b>1. Save the Birds</b><br>Every year, millions of birds fly into glass windows. This patterned coating — visible to birds but not humans — prevents that. All …

Home Ownership

8 Simple Gadgets to Make Your Home Smarter

With these gadgets you'll be feeding your pets when you're not at home and discovering how much energy those old appliances are sucking.<p>With these gadgets you'll be feeding your pets when you're not at home and discovering how much energy those old appliances are sucking.

Big Dog and Small Pup Are Inseparable Best Friends

Earlier this year we met photogenic Harlow the Weimaraner and his fellow canine buddy Sage. Now, the household has welcomed a new addition to their dog party–Indi the Dachshund. The tiny pup has seamlessly entered the family, adding an adorable element to the already sweet collection of portraits …

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Everyone Rejoice, Chris Brown Is Finally Going To Jail!

While Chris Brown’s violent antics have been no secret over the past few years — whether assaulting his starlet girlfriend or getting into a brawl …

Why We Need More Moms in Politics

When I joined the U.S. House of Representatives in 2004, I immediately became part of an uber-exclusive club. Not just the 435 Members of Congress …

Government Shutdown

37 Reasons Why Our Girlfriends Are Actually Our Soulmates

1. She will always be there to listen to you (no matter for how long!)<p>2. She will reply to your texts/emails in a timely fashion and not have some …

The Permanent Holiday Home With a View Over the Ocean: the Bronte House in Sydney

With a strategic location, on the shores of the Pacific Ocean, the <b>Bronte House</b> is a lovely gorgeous dream home that gives you that particular warm …

Ulysse Nardin Freak Phantom unveiled - Luxurylaunches

Ulysse Nardin has done it again. The Swiss spearhead in timepiece innovation has released a 99-piece collection of the iconic Freak that displays a …

Snowden Finds New Home, Fields Job Offers - But Will He Pay His Taxes?

What’s a young, talented, controversial man on the run to do? That’s the question facing Edward Snowden, who has been in the news for months after he leaked a number details of U.S. government surveillance programs to the press and other sources.<p>Alternately described in glowing and hated terms …

The newly refreshed Suzuki Swift range brings a few welcome additions, including a more practical five-door Sport model and this new 4x4 version, which is offered in the UK for the first time. What is it? Outwardly it looks like any other Swift

The newly refreshed Suzuki Swift range brings a few welcome additions, including a more practical five-door Sport model and this new 4x4 version, …

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30 Quotes That Will Make You Rethink What “Love” Means

“That’s when I finally got it. I finally understood. It wasn’t the thought that counted. It was the actual execution that mattered, the showing up …

The Daddy Factor: Dad's Best Parenting Moves

Ever watch your partner with the kids and wonder, "What's he thinking?" It turns out there's a method to his caregiving madness.<p>Kids Talk About Loving Their Daddy<p>One year at the holidays I decided to shake things up. We had installed a pellet stove, and my kids, Paul, 6, and Claire, 3, were worried …

"I Wish I'd Let Myself Be Happy"

I've read more books and articles I can count about how the brain functions, how negative thinking becomes a very real rut, how worrying doesn't do …

Portrait Photography Photoshop Tutorial: Skin Retouching

One of the most fundamental and most utilized skills of retouching portrait images with Photoshop is skin correction. Fine lines, discoloration, etc. …

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This Many Great Photography Links May Cause Uncontrollable Happiness

As another week rolls by us here, Toad Hollow Photography has been very busy looking in all corners of the internet for links to the best tutorials, …

Infographic: A Beautiful Cheat Sheet For Two Dozen Espresso-Based Drinks

<i>Ugh</i>. Just when you kinda sorta started to get a handle on the wide world of wine, along comes another new liquid metric for how cosmopolitan you really are (or aren’t): coffee. The variety is daunting. The differences are minute. This graphic should at least help with one subsection of the …

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