Christopher Clements

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How to Be an Interesting Person

Success as a charismatic, engaging, and fascinating individual involves trying harder.<p>A couple of years ago I was sitting on a plane in a middle seat among a group of guys traveling to Alaska on a big fishing trip. As part of making airplane small talk, one of them asked what I do for fun.<p>I had …

Time I

Here’s What You Should Know About Mutual Funds, Index Funds, and ETFs

Your guide to the nitty-gritty of investing in funds.<p>Funds come in all shapes and sizes, and that means there's an investment option that's right for …

Investing

10 Techniques to Meet a Deadline (Infographic)

With these helpful tips, you'll never miss a deadline.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Missing a deadline can make you look bad -- or even worse, make you lose a job or fail a class. Whatever the scenario might be, you should always get your work finished <i>on time.</i> …

Infographics

4 Reasons I'm Thinking of Buying Square Inc.

The disruptive digital payments provider still has plenty of room to run.<p>Shares of <b>Square</b> (NYSE:SQ) recently tumbled after the payments solution …

Investing

How to Fill Yourself With Real Confidence (Instead of Just Pretending)

Real confidence means going beyond just standing straight and repeating positive mantras.<p>You know the standards like great body language and questioning the inner critic yammering in your head. Yet, your confidence still isn't as strong as you'd like it. What else can you do to feel capable of …

Self-help

The first "cell-free" CRISPR tech is here to personalize cancer treatment

A single technology can help kill superbugs, slow cancer’s growth, and potentially help us end world hunger. No, it’s not magic. It’s science — …

Why Immortality Is Overrated

Helen was 82. She'd survived both breast cancer and outlived her husband.<p>One summer day she began bleeding from her colon and was admitted to the hospital. We assumed the worst — another cancer. But after she endured a series of scans and being poked with scopes, we figured out that she had an …

Medicine

You Can Get a Copy of DxO OpticsPro 9 Completely Free for a Limited Time

Thanks to DxO Labs, we get to end this week with a freebie. If you’re interested in mixing up your post-processing workflow, you can get a free, …

70-200mm Lens: Overrated or Best to Have?

As photographers, we’re buried with various focal length options.There’s wide-angles and standard lenses, short telephotos and long telephotos.Add …

Cameras

Complete Lightroom and Photoshop Portrait Retouching Tutorial

Most online photography tutorials focus on one thing—how to sharpen better or how to retouch shiny skin, for example. This video goes way beyond …

12 Photo Projects You Can Do From Home

Part of becoming an improved photographer is understanding how to challenge yourself to put the skills you already have to the test and acquire new …

Landscape Photography

Learn Eight Field Photography Tricks In 90 Seconds

If you’re looking to boost your field photography skills, these eight clever tricks can be done with common items almost everyone has.<p>In this video, …

Photography

Photographers Every Highsnobiety Reader Should Know: Richard Avedon (NSFW)

The past 100 years has seen many great fashion photographers, but only an influential handful have been creative enough to have altered the course of …

Fructose alters hundreds of brain genes, which can lead to a wide range of diseases

A range of diseases — from diabetes to cardiovascular disease, and from Alzheimer’s disease to attention deficit hyperactivity disorder — are linked …

Neuroscience

How the Denver-to-DIA train, opening Friday, will change the metro area forever

Twenty-three miles. Thirty-seven minutes. Nine dollars.That's the distance, the duration and the price of a one-way trip between Union Station and …

Airports

How to take photos of stars, star-trails and the ISS

Think astrophotography is for experts who stay out all night in deserts and national parks with expensive lenses? Although you do need a DSLR or a …

Landscape Photography

19 natural wonders everyone should see before they disappear

America is home to some of the world's most stunning natural wonders, but many of these sights are increasingly under threat from climate change and pollution.<p>While some are slowly experiencing change, others are deteriorating at a more rapid rate.<p>We've put together a list 0f 19 incredible and …

Dazzling Time-Lapse Reveals America's Great Spaces

October 23, 2013—After quitting a comfortable day job, photographer Shane Black spent two months on the road shooting time-lapses of some of America's most beautiful spots. His "Adventure Is Calling" video is the mesmerizing result, made from about 10,000 of the photos he took.<p><b>LOCATIONS</b><p>00:00 - …

National Parks

Cool Camping Ideas: Everyone Should Know these

A trip with your family can be pretty much everything you could ask from a holiday if you have some cool camping ideas. In the summer, when the …

22 Strange & Weird Animals You Probably Won't Believe Exist On This Planet!

22 Strange & Weird Animals You Probably Didn’t Know Exist<p>on October 9, 2015 at 12:46 pm<p>Photo Credit …

Nature

This ‘Layer-Lapse’ is a Trippy Visual Journey Through the American Southwest

A year ago, photographer Julian Tryba was featured by Vimeo after creating a time-lapse of Boston using a technique he dubbed the “layer lapse.” Now …

Essentials Skills for Nature Photography

How do start capturing images like this? Click for More Details<p>Imagine this…<p>You arrive at a spectacular location like the one you see in the above …