Christine Tay

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No Star Wars: The Force Awakens Trailer at D23

So, here’s the bad news. Despite being part of Disney’s live-action panel at D23 this weekend, there won’t be a new trailer for Star Wars: The Force …

Coconut Oil: 22 Brilliant Beauty Benefits From Head To Toe

• Grazia<br>• Beauty & Hair<br>• Skin<p>by Lauren Smith | 16 07 2015<p>Getty Images<p>Surprising Beauty Benefits Of Coconut Oil For Your Hair And Skin<p>Could coconut oil be …

35 Photography Links to Blow Your Socks Off

With another terrific week behind us in the wide world of photography, Toad Hollow Photography has been searching all known corners of the internet …

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Sense of Place

Explore galleries of editors' favorite photos entered to the 2015 Traveler Photo Contest from around the globe. Check back weekly to see the latest incredible photos and enter your best pictures for a chance to be featured. Join the competition for a chance to win amazing prizes, including a trip …

A Double Dose of Marinade Gives Greek-Style Grilled Chicken Extra Flavor

Grilling culture in Greece is inherently relaxed and groovy. Forget about gas grills, fancy technique, or complicated ingredients lists. More often than not, all it takes is a fire, a ton of olive oil and lemon, some garlic, and some herbs to transform meat and seafood into party-worthy fare.<p>You …

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Inside Venice's bid to hold back the tide

With the city slipping slowly into the lagoon and sea levels continuing to rise, the delayed €5.4bn Mose flood barrier project will be fighting the laws of nature<p>Later this summer the final stages of Venice’s Mose flood barrier project will begin completion as the gates arrive and are inserted into …

Cruise: How to eat your way around the Norwegian fjords

“Yes chef!” As a fan of television’s MasterChef, I had always wanted to say that, in spite of my rather limited cooking skills. The chef in question was Kimmo Makkonen, a guest celebrity chef on our ship and otherwise employed in some of London’s top kitchens. Makkonen tried his best to keep a …

A history of flooding in the sinking city of Venice – in pictures

The Queen of the Adriatic is sliding into the sea at a rate of 2mm per year, but life for Venitians goes on as normal as the deluge washes through the historic city

The 10 best places to visit in England - and where to stay

Our experts offer a guide to 10 of the best places and cities to visit in England for family holidays and couples, and the best hotels to stay when there, in locations including Yorkshire, Cornwall, Lake District, Bath, Cotswolds, London, Devon, Norfolk, Suffolk and Brighton.<p><b>1. Yorkshire</b><p>Visitors …

Travel Photo Tips From the Masters

Who doesn’t want to be a travel photographer and earn their keep by exploring the world and capturing its essence for the rest of us to see? I know I do.<p>I was lucky enough to sit in on one of <i>Traveler</i>‘s photo seminars, led by award-winning photographer Jim Richardson and <i></i>the magazine’s director of …

June 2015

Inspiring Images of Easter, Passover and Spring

The greeting of “Happy Easter” conjures up many happy memories of childhood. The holidays of Easter and Passover have deep religious roots that are …

Another small step for full-frame mirrorless.

With the <b>A7</b>, <b>A7R</b>, and <b>A7S</b>, Sony pushed mirrorless cameras further than any other company had before. No longer did photographers have to compromise …

Street Photography Tips for Beginners

It is a very natural urge for photographers to document the swirling life around them. We often find ourselves drawn into, as observers, a number of …

How New Photographers Can Find Their Way

Every photographer starts out brand new–fresh from the egg and just opening their eyes and not knowing a whole lot. And every photographer needs to …

How To Create A Time Slice Photograph | Dan Marker-Moore

Capturing the concept of time in photographs is not an easy task. We do so in time lapse videos and sped up footage, but showing it in a static image …

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Visual Storytelling Tips & Tools for Creative Photographers

Visual storytelling is, as the name suggests, a narration done through visual means. It is one of the most powerful communication methods available …

Top 15 Photoshop Tools Every Photographer Should Know

Photoshop is a magnificent tool that can help you save time and money by editing images in an efficient manner. Unfortunately, the learning curve for …

What is contrast?

Contrast is the range between the blackest thing in your picture and the whitest thing. When you make the darkest thing in the picture darker and the …

Photography

Macro Photography Tips - Video Tutorials

This time of year is a great time to get out and find some macro photography subjects. So I dug around and found a few videos to help get you started …

Quick Photoshop Secrets 1: Instant Colour Correction

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Understanding Color in Photography

The appropriate use of color in photography adds a dynamic element to your images that is very pleasing to the eye. The correct use of it will allow …

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13 Shower Thoughts About Photography

The Basics of Shooting Better Cityscape Photos

Cityscapes in many ways are similar to landscapes, but instead can combine lots of geometrical shapes and can be a bigger problem when it comes to …