Brian Tagalog

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Grow Your Business with Tips from Advertising Photographer Tim Tadder

Knowing how to use a camera or lighting is great but not enough to have a successful photography or videography business. RGG EDU have teamed up with …

Bite-Size PS Tutorials: Creating Even Colors in Your Images

One of the most obvious telltale signs of an unprofessional commercial or product image is color. The most famous and readily cited issue is color …

Our Favorite 25 Looks from NYC's Fall 2016 Runways

New York Fashion Week: Men's brings together the best designers NYC has to offer and the best menswear worth emptying your wallet for this side of the Atlantic. Here are the top looks from some of the best designers on our home turf that we'll be looking at every morning until warm weather rolls …

Ralph Lauren

Portraits of Professional Santas Enjoying Their ‘Off-Season’

What does Santa do in the ‘off-season’ between January and December? Does he go swimming? Work in his wood shop? Play the keyboard? Photographer Mary …

The News (Gear) | Strobes That Sync At Any Speed, New Zeiss Loxia & Batis Lenses, & New Phase One Glass

Priolite Ultra – Strobes That Sync Like We Dreamed<p>When we think of constraints in photography, ones that perhaps are accepted norms, right up there …

How to Make Zhug, the Yemenite Hot Sauce You'll Want to Put on Everything

Last week, when I wrote about my recipe for <i>phat phrik khing</i>, I tried my absolute darnedest to convince you that a good mortar and pestle belongs in the arsenal of any home cook. It will actually extract more flavor from herbs and spices than a food processor or blender ever can, producing chili …

Hand Pies

From sweet caramel-pecan hand pies to savory chicken pot pie hand pies, here are Food & Wine's best hand pie recipes.

22 of the most beautiful photos from the app that's a more artistic version of Instagram

VSCO is our go-to app for making our Instagram pictures stand out.<p>It gives you gorgeous filters and editing options that are far superior to Instagram's native ones. And it even has its own network that is essentially a more artistic and curated version of Instagram.<p>Promoting beautiful photos is …

Leica SL: A New 24MP Full-Frame Camera to Compete in the Mirrorless War

Big news in the camera industry today: Leica has just announced the Leica SL, an entirely new mirrorless camera system that competes directly against …

Conquering Color Correction with Commercial Photographer Andy Van den Eynde

In this video we see Antwerp, Belgium-based commercial photographer Andy Van den Eynde tackling color correction on location. Andy starts by dropping …

Color Management

20 Memorable and Creative Business Cards of Designers

The timeless business card is one of the most important marketing and networking tools a creative professional can possess. It not only delivers your …

Graphic Design

5 Steps to Creating Long Shadows in Photoshop

I had kind of a hard time coming up with an appropriate title for this post… I’m still not totally sure if it conveys what I’m trying to show you …

5 psychology secrets for great interaction design

Designs with a human touch just feel right. It might be intangible, but it’s undeniably powerful.<p>Think of interactions between people. Most communication happens using common languages, such as speech or even posture or gestures. It’s usable communication.<p>It’s the very same thing when it comes to …

UI Design

Agree.com Helps Take the Pain Out of Photography Contracts

Nothing seems to be a more tedious task than the need to fill out paperwork. Especially if the paperwork has to be sent back and forth between you …

Lighting Like Leibovitz – The One Light Challenge

I’m a huge fan of Annie Leibovitz and the imagery she has captured over the past few decades. Being a self-taught photographer, I looked to her work …

The Red List Lets You Study the Work of the Greatest Photographers

Photography is an art; by looking upon past examples, we can not only learn to improve our own technique, but also to study and appreciate times …

This Freerunning Video Uses Perspective and Optical Illusions to Mess With Your Head

Professional free runner Jason Paul recently teamed up with Red Bull to create this wild optical illusion video that you have to see to believe — or …

Photoshop Tutorial | Secret Tip For Nailing White Balance With Ease

Getting correct white balance has to be the absolute bane of my digital photography life. I just find it irritating that cameras don’t get this right …

10 Free Clean and Minimal Resumé Templates to Help You Get the Job

We talk a lot about the importance of portfolios here at Design Instruct but having a great resumé will get you the interview. Continue</b> …

The Interview

We're Mesmerized by This 2-Minute Makeup-Retouching Video

Yes, we've seen about a hundred time-lapse retouching videos. But no, we will never stop being in awe of them. The latest one to capture our attention condenses three hours of makeup retouching into a couple of minutes. Plus, there's glitter involved! A lot of it.<p>Julia Kuzmenko McKim, a beauty …

10 Extraordinary Travel Photos by Roger Stonehouse

Authentic, vivid, raw travel photography that captures the essence of a place without sugarcoating it is more difficult to come by than you might think, but Roger Stonehouse has mastered the art.<p>His photos--including his very popular 'Punk and Monk' image of a young monk and his friend (possibly …

Artist Turns Historical Photos into Colorfully Whimsical Composites

In a continuation of her <i>Dancing with Costica</i> series, Australian artist Jane Long has created more imaginatively surreal compositions by digitally restoring, colorizing, and manipulating black-and-white photos captured over 50 years ago. The series came about when Long was looking for a way to brush …

Art

The Friendliest Cities in the U.S.

Over the last five years, we've asked our readers to rate a city's "friendliness" in the Readers’ Choice Awards survey, especially with respect to where you felt welcome. Did an outgoing local show you the way? Was the city easy to navigate? More than 300,000 people took the survey in 2016—see what …

Key West

8 Secrets to the Perfect Brisket

<i>Photo by Richard Dallett.</i><p>Brisket is the <i>summum</i> of Texas barbecue and its popularity extends far beyond the Lone Star State. Food writers and pit masters like to mystify the process, making smoking a brisket sound as difficult as quantum physics.<p>Well, I'm going to let you in on a little secret: …

Travellers Voted For The 10 Best Cities In The World

en_US<p>article<p>Discover the 10 best cities in the World voted by travellers. …

50 Beautiful and Functional Invoice Designs: Examples To Inspire You

<i>Having a well designed invoice pays off – literally.</i>Let’s face it, invoices don’t seem like the most fun thing in the world to design, but this …

Graphic Design

11 cities that China ripped off from the rest of the world

Knock-off bags? Head to Chinatown. Knock-off towns? Head to China.<p>That China is really good at producing counterfeit goods is well documented, but the country has really outdone itself by copying entire towns or cities from other parts of the world.<p>Here are 11 cities that China copied from the rest …

Photoshop Genius Erik Johansson Shows How His Mind-Bending Pics Are Born

Photoshop master Erik Johannsson creates optical illusions and photo manipulations so mind-bending and life-like that his work sometimes seems like …

Best Trips 2014

National Geographic Traveler presents the New Year's must-see places. From Argentina to Oz, the final lineup reflects what’s authentic, culturally rich, sustainably minded—and, of course, superlative in the world of travel today.

Travel Photography