Dan Heller

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Fabulous Moody Portrait Photography by Alejandro Gonzalez

Marvelous lifestyle and beauty female portraits by Alejandro Gonzalez (previously featured), multi-talented photographer, digital artist, filmmaker …

Photography

10 Things I Learned from Irving Penn

Irving Penn is either the best or second best portrait photographer of all time. Depending on the day, he’s either ahead of or behind Richard Avedon. …

Street Photography

Fantastic Street Photography in Chicago by Graham Chapman

Vibrant and high contrast street photos by Graham Chapman, talented photographer, editor and filmmaker currently based in Chicago, Illinois, USA. …

Photography

6 Reasons Why Your Photos Aren’t Razor Sharp

Picture this: you come home after a great day out photographing and you’re excited to look through all the beautiful images you’ve captured. However, …

Landscape Photography

5 Post-Processing Mistakes Beginner Photographers Make

Looking back at my early photography, I shake my head in embarrassment. I know I should be proud of the fact that I’ve come a long way since then, …

Tutorials

Why Children Aren't Behaving, And What You Can Do About It

Childhood — and parenting — have radically changed in the past few decades, to the point where far more children today struggle to manage their behavior.<p>That's the argument Katherine Reynolds Lewis makes in her new parenting book, <i>The Good News About Bad Behavior.</i><p><i>"</i>We face a crisis of …

Parenting

Hands off my data! 15 default privacy settings you should change right now

On the Internet, the devil’s in the defaults.<p>You’re not reading all those updated data policies flooding your inbox. You probably haven’t even looked for your privacy settings. And that’s exactly what Facebook, Google and other tech giants are counting on.<p>They tout we’re “in control” of our …

Apps

Forget Samantha Bee—Donald Trump Has Called Women ‘C*nt’ for 30 Years

The White House’s war on the ‘Full Frontal’ host risks renewing public attention on Trump’s own alleged use of the word ‘c*nt’ to describe at least …

Donald Trump

Coal isn’t coming back. Just ask the Trump administration.

Administration's own data demolish Trump's rosy rhetoric and reveal coal isn't coming back.<p>Total fossil fuel use in the power sector dropped to its …

Fossil Fuels

Donald Trump's Russia claim contradicts, um, Donald Trump's Russia claim

<b>(CNN) —</b> On Thursday morning, President Donald Trump tweeted this: "Not that it matters but I never fired James Comey because of Russia! The Corrupt Mainstream Media loves to keep pushing that narrative, but they know it is not true!"<p>Some claims Trump makes are hard to fact check because they rely …

Donald Trump

The Presidency Is Broken

John Dickerson explains how America’s biggest job is fundamentally flawed—and why it’s not up to any one individual to fix it.<p>America’s biggest job is hard. But is it impossible?<p>That’s the question posed by John Dickerson, a contributing writer for <i>The Atlantic</i> and a co-host on <i>CBS This Morning</i>, both …

Donald Trump

Atheists Are Sometimes More Religious Than Christians

A new study shows how poorly we understand the beliefs of people who identify as atheist, agnostic, or nothing in particular.<p>Americans are deeply religious people—and atheists are no exception. Western Europeans are deeply secular people—and Christians are no exception.<p>These twin statements are …

Religion

Consent in the Digital Age: Can Apps Solve a Very Human Problem?

“No means no” began to give way to “yes means yes” as the credo of sexual consent decades ago, but the shift has been swiftly propelled in recent years by legislation and, most recently, by the #MeToo and #TimesUp movements.<p>The concept of affirmative consent — the act of giving verbal permission …

Black Mirror

Collusion Happened

Despite what the president says, the question is answered.<p>Trump aides colluded with foreign governments.<p>This is a simple, straightforward statement, and by this point, it ought to be an uncontroversial one. There’s ample evidence on many fronts, from legal documents to reliable reporting. This …

Donald Trump

15 proven ways to get people to take you seriously

Just because you’re smart, thoughtful, and competent doesn’t necessarily mean people perceive you that way.<p>If you want coworkers and friends to take …

Kilauea Volcano Keeps Erupting in Hawaii: Pictures

How the 50-mm Lens Became ‘Normal’

It’s often called the optic that best approximates human vision, but approximation is relative. An Object Lesson.<p>It was the curved shape of the lens that led to its name being borrowed, in the late 17th century, from the Latin name of the lentil plant, <i>lens culinaris</i>. In French, another word for …

Henri Cartier-Bresson

12 Mistakes Beginner Photographers Make And Tips on How To Fix Them FAST!

12 tips for successful boudoir photography

<b>Boudoir photography is growing in popularity but it isn’t as easy as it might look. AP went on a photo shoot at Brighton’s famous Hotel Pelirocco,</b> …

Nikon D700

Trump and His Aides Have No Idea What They're Talking About

A procession of contradictory statements leaves the public no closer to understanding the president’s deal with Stormy Daniels, but clearly shows the White House’s dishonesty.<p>As yet another bizarre week comes to a close for the president, no one seems to know the reality of what happened between …

Donald Trump

These Photos Show Why Every Photographer Needs to Go to San Miguel de Allende

<i>Photo by James L. Wilson</i>There are hundreds - if not thousands - of locations around the world that are ideal for photographers to capture …

How to Create an Amazing Landscape Photo

I don't know about you, but sometimes when I'm out with my camera and I'm presented with a gorgeous landscape, I get a little stuck.<p>It's almost like …

5 Signs That Instantly Identify a Leader with True Emotional Intelligence

This is what the best leaders do to gain trust and win the hearts and minds of people.<p>What do emotional intelligence and authenticity have in common? Everything. In its most stripped down form, being emotionally-intelligent means being an authentic person.<p>Yet authenticity doesn't come natural, …

View from the Left: Trump seals his fate with Fox pajama phoner that will go down in history

And yet, Trump wanted more. His friendly <i>Fox & Friends</i> interviewers actually cut him off—cut him off!—when he started going down the Russian collusion …

How I turn negative online comments into positive offline conversations

Digital creator Dylan Marron has racked up millions of views for projects like "Every Single Word" and "Sitting in Bathrooms With Trans People" -- …

Record Label Insults Photographer After Stealing Her Photos

Photographers commonly deal with photos being used without permission these days, but oftentimes infringements can be resolved in a friendly and …

The 10 Commandments of Portrait Photography

Call me cranky, but I don’t like the latest photography trends. I love simple, classic portraiture, and I admire legendary photographers like Richard …

7 Jedi Mind Tricks Every Portrait Photographer Should Know

Jedi mind tricks are not just for Jedi. They’re for photographers too. Us portrait photographers face a difficult mission. We must form instant …

One of the most worrisome predictions about climate change may be coming true

Two years ago, former NASA climate scientist James Hansen and a number of colleagues laid out a dire scenario in which gigantic pulses of fresh water from melting glaciers could upend the circulation of the oceans, leading to a world of fast-rising seas and even superstorms.<p>Hansen’s scenario was …

Global Warming

10 Powerful Habits That Will Help You Become the Best Version of Yourself

Get the toxicity out of your life.<p><i>What are some habits that are good to get into? originally appeared on Quora - the place to gain and share knowledge, empowering people to learn from others and better understand the world.</i><p><b>Answer by Nelson Wang, founder of www.CEOLifestyle.io, on Quora:</b><p>These are my …

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