Chelsea Forte

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Can’t lose weight no matter what? We’ve got 6 tips just for you

So you’re working out like a beast, eating healthier than you ever have… and all of a sudden, after months of dropping the pounds quite easily, you …

Barack Obama and Anthony Bourdain meet up in Hanoi for some beer and bun cha

Barack Obama is touring Asia this week in an effort to "increase U.S. diplomatic, economic, and security engagement with the countries and peoples of …

Top Wedding Photographers Give Their Best Piece of Advice To Beginners

With experience comes wisdom along your journey in photography and life; You’ll make mistakes. You’ll learn from them, grow from them, and your work …

Street Photography

Why Some Couples Have So Much More Sex Than Others

If researchers seem a bit, well, voyeuristic with regard to people’s sex lives, there’s good reason for it: In heterosexual marriages, the happier …

Traveling Photographer and Filmmaker Checklist for Flights and Packing Bags

When traveling (flying, to be specific) for a photo or video job, there’s a lot more planning and logistics that go into being prepared for not only …

Cool job alert: Netflix offering $2k/week job to travel world and Instagram

Got serious wanderlust and a good eye for photos?<p>Netflix and Instagram have the gig for you.<p>The two companies, looking to embark on a dually beneficial business partnership, are looking for a new contract employee to travel to popular Netflix show sets in the Middle East and Europe, take some …

Employment

10 Mess-Free Recipes for Baked Wings

Skip the fryer.<p>Frying wings is fast, but using this traditional cooking method has its downsides. The biggest, of course, being the searing-hot, …

Cooking

25 Books Guaranteed to Make You a Better Writer

Everyone has a story to tell. And pretty much everyone (at least everyone of a certain variety) has dreamed about writing that story down and sharing …

4 Photography Lighting Terms You Need to Know

The essence of photography is built upon the workings of light and shadow. And when it comes to portrait lighting, the use of light and shadow has …

Photography

Science says lasting relationships come down to 2 basic traits

<i>In most marriages, levels of satisfaction drop dramatically within the first few years together.</i><p><i>But among couples who not only endure, but live happily together for years and years, the spirit of kindness and generosity guides them forward.</i><p>Every day in June, the most popular wedding month of the …

University of Washington

Practical Ways to Find Creativity When You're Feeling Uncreative

It was a tough day in the trenches at The Travel Hacking Cartel, a business I run with friends.<p>We'd launched a new feature and the support inbox was blowing up with requests to test it out. Just when I'd worked through the backlog of support tickets (yep, I still do the support tickets), one last …

Winter Is Coming - How to Take Care Of Your Gear

Winter is almost here (in most countries, that is). Many of us will want to shoot outside even though it can be cold. But before heading out in the …

Canon EOS

3 Body Language Hacks to Improve Your Portrait Photography

I’m going to ask you to put your camera down for now. I know it’s a lot to ask, but the secret I’ve discovered to better portrait photography has, in …

When Your Lenses Lie to You

I love my Canon EF 85mm f/1.2L II USM lens. Or was it a 1.4? It turns out that even though it says f/1.2 on the barrel, the story is more complex …

Cameras

These Are the Issues With Selecting a Shutter Speed for Video and Stills

In a recent article we looked at the impact that video is having, and will have on the future of stills photography. The advent of 4K video in …

Videography

The 15-Minute Yoga Flow That Tones Your Abs

If you're one of the many people who think crunches are the only way to a flat and toned stomach, it's time to change your thinking—it's holding you …

Yoga

The Art of Landscape Photography: Tales of Suffering

The struggle is real, especially when stalking that perfect mountain-top shot<p>Someone once told me that 80% of the success is just showing up. This …

Urban Photographer Of The Year Winners Remind Us Of The Beauty Of City Life

Oscar Rialubin's stunning photo of a watch repairman in Doha, Qatar, is the winner of this year's Global Urban Photography competition.<p>The competition is organized by CBRE, a global real estate and investment firm, and is now in its fifth year. Rialubin's image was one of 21,000 submissions sent in …

Rio De Janeiro

Free E-book: Learn From the Masters of Street Photography

Dear streettogs,I am excited to announce my new free “open-source” e-book: “<b>Learn From the Masters of Street Photography</b>.” This book is a compilation …

Street Photography

21 Times Tumblr Users Perfectly Summed Up Your Relationship Goals

"Ah, yes, my ultimate fetish... a healthy, stable relationship."

60-Second Yoga Fix: Warrior I

Many of today's yoga classes are all about breath-based movement, resulting in that sweaty, stretched-out feeling that you love. The bad news? Many …

24 Online Websites Set to Replace the Traditional College Education

It’s without question that this generation has and will see the biggest shift in education in the past century.<p>Top universities like Harvard, MIT, …

Smokestack Hair Is the Gorgeous New Look You Need to Know About

It's basically the fall version of rainbow hair.<p>If you're a huge rainbow hair lover, then you're about to be obsessed with this new color trend.<p>Pravana, the company behind the colorists who brought to life the tie-dye hair trend, have combined the recent color trends of grays and violets, and …

Ten photographers you should know by now

I don’t really need to remind you of this, but, it’s hard out there for an emerging photographer. The whole ‘everyone’s a photographer’ thing can be frustrating for those actually looking to forge a career path out of our insta-world. When anyone can take a picture, slap on a filter and hit …

The Beauty of Giving Away Instax Prints in Street Photography

During my street photography workshop in SF this weekend, I experienced something that touched my heart. Peter Zhang, one of my students, was having …

Photography