Carina Smit

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10 Habits of Highly Creative People

While creativity will mean different things to different people, I believe there are certain traits that are shared by highly creative people and …

The Right Autofocus Will Make Your Photography Better

The way I see it, your camera does three things to make a picture: focuses, adjusts brightness, and adjusts color. I know that’s a simplified …

Q+A with A Photo Editor: National Geographic

Elizabeth Krist, Senior Photo Editor at <i>National Geographic</i>, and the rest of the Nat Geo team seek photographers who have an eye for composing …

3 Composition Rules You Have Probably Never Heard of Before

Composition is one of the most important skill areas of photography. Of course, some may argue that it is the camera, while others would say it is …

For the First Time, We Have a Detailed Model of the Universe

And its rendering stretches almost all the way back to the Big Bang.<p>It is, if you except the powers of human memory, the closest thing we have to a time machine.<p>Scientists have created the first realistic model of the universe, capable of recreating 13 billion years of cosmic evolution. The …

How To Set The Perfect Table

Create a stunning table with advice from the pros.<p><b>Be organized:</b> Look at what you have. Make a list and select the tableware and décor you want to use. Knowing what you have to work with will make you less stressed when creating your look.<p><b>Think about the menu:</b> You want your table to work with the …

The Secrets to Keeping Your Houseplants Alive

Choosing a houseplant for your space can be a daunting task if you've killed your fair share of plants in the past. But don't fret — just follow these simple tips from The Sill and you'll be a certified green thumb in no time. This article originally appeared on countryliving.com.<p>According to the …

Home Gardening in Unusual Spaces

Sometimes a little dose of the unexpected is all you need to take your yard or home to the next level! Today’s post is for those who are looking for …