Adrian W

571 Flips | 24 Magazines | 146 Likes | 2 Following | 13 Followers | @DrAdrianW | Keep up with Adrian W on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “Adrian W”

Photographers: It's Time to Start Watermarking Your Images

<i>A Virginia Federal Court ruling has potentially affected how copyright images are protected</i><p>We won’t get much into the specifics of what is going on …

Tutorials

A Travel Photographer Teaches Us To Take Pictures At The Coast, In The Forest, And In The Desert

Although landscape photography is beautiful, it often gets obscured by sexy images of influencers. Even in the travel sphere — where images from beautiful locales should reign supreme — the default seems to be focusing on the traveler and not the destination. We understand, and we absolutely love a …

Must I Sign Up for Medicare at 65?

Delaying your Medicare enrollment could be a costly mistake -- unless you happen to qualify for an exception.<p>Countless seniors rely on Medicare for …

The Best Rain Jackets of 2018

<i>Last updated April 2018: We’ve added all-new picks for 2018 as well as two new sections designed to teach you how to re-waterproof a rain jacket and</i> …

Backpacking

This Is Exactly How a Doctor Uses Apple Cider Vinegar to Fight the Flu So You Can Do the Same

The 2018 flu season has been one of the worst ever and, due to this year's strain, even people who got flu shots are vulnerable. If you're dealing with a miserable bout of influenza, apple cider vinegar could help ease your symptoms.<p>Dr. Sean McCaffrey, DC, IHS, LDHS, of McCaffrey Health Clinic told …

How to Recognise Good Light in Photography

The question Sean Tucker gets asked most often is, how do you teach yourself to recognise good light? It's a hard one to answer in one video, so …

Top 10 Resources for Photographers

I don’t have to tell you that being a photographer is hard work.Despite what people from the outside looking in might think, there are plenty of long …

Forget HDR Software! Start Creating Natural, Clean HDRs With Digital Blending

A few years ago I ran an HDR photography magazine. I regularly tone mapped my images for years, using just about every HDR program out there. Yet, …

Intel is making smart glasses that actually look good

Exclusive first look at Vaunt, which uses retinal projection to put a display in your eyeball<p>The most important parts of Intel’s new Vaunt smart glasses are the pieces that were left out.<p>There is no camera to creep people out, no button to push, no gesture area to swipe, no glowing LCD screen, no …

Wearable Tech

Natural Light: How to Use the Sun’s Settings

If you’re starting out in the photography world and can’t afford all of the fancy lighting equipment, natural lighting can be your best friend. Not …

Landscape Photography

The GOP tax plan creates one of the largest new loopholes in decades

The tax plan that President Trump signed into law last week creates one of the largest new loopholes in decades: a 20% deduction for “pass-through income.”<p>Pass-through income is business income that is immediately “passed through” to the owner’s personal tax return, thereby avoiding the corporate …

Retirement

9 Cheeses You Can Eat If You're Lactose Intolerant

Not all dairy is created equal.<p>If you’re lactose intolerant, ingesting foods with high levels of lactose can cause uncomfortable digestive woes, …

21 Photography YouTube Channels to Subscribe To

Click the title of the article to read this post on Improve Photography, which includes all media files mentioned.YouTube is a fantastic resource for …

The Medicare Mistake That Could Cost 62% of Senior Enrollees a Fortune in 2018

One simple action could potentially save seniors thousands of dollars annually in out-of-pocket expenses.<p>For many retired Americans, Social Security …

Top 10 Probiotic Foods to Eat for a Super Healthy Body

The human body has evolved to become a self-organizing and self-healing organism that conceives of truly magnificent ways to maintain vitality. One …

Thoughts From a Juror

This year I was asked to be the juror for a show at a gallery in the Columbia River Gorge and after doing it felt it would be worth sharing some …

Prevent These Social Security Number Scams From Stealing Your Identity

Following the recent massive hack of Equifax, experts are now warning consumers about the possibility of fake calls, texts, emails, and social media …

Identity Theft

Cameras About to Be Banned from Checked Luggage on Planes?

Travelling on planes is about to get a whole lot less convenient for photographers. Citing the risk of explosion and catastrophic fire, the United …

Why a Credit Freeze Is Better Than a Credit Lock

Consumers worried about identity theft after the Equifax data breach are being encouraged by all three credit bureaus to use a credit lock rather …

Identity Theft

14 Even MORE Make-Ahead Camping Recipes

Planning a camping trip? If you’re new to the game, remember that fireside nosh goes WAY beyond s’mores and hot dogs. You need substantial food that’s going to fuel you, and that can take some planning! But don’t fret. Snacks like energizing bliss balls and hearty camping meals are easy to prep and …

The Do’s and Don’ts of Memory Cards: Tips for Photographers

My name is Jeff Cable, and I’m a photographer based in the San Francisco Bay Area. I previously spent many years of my life as Director of Marketing …

Send text messages and photos without a cell connection thanks to Sonnet

A new device from Sonnet Labs promises to make it much easier for people to stay in communication with one another while traveling off the grid. The …

Android News

How to edit raw images in 5 simple steps

<b>James Paterson gives his top tips for editing raw photographs</b><p>Camera makers expect the raw photographer to want to make their own choices when it …

Tutorials

The Only North American Mountains That Blow Colorado Away

My parents were professional photographers, and not coincidentally I grew up in the shadow of the most gorgeous mountains in the hemisphere. Work …

Hiking

Photographer Loses $20,000 in Gear After Airplane Carry-On Taken

If you’re flying with pricey camera gear, it’s often advised that you bring it with you in a carry-on bag instead of risking all the handling issues …

Nikon

Breakfast Foods That Will Keep You Fuller Longer

This is how you avoid that mid-morning hunger pang.<p>If you want your healthy breakfast to actually do you good, be sure to pick one that’s going to keep you full till lunch. The best way to do that and avoid the mid-morning hunger pang ― which can often times lead to less healthier choices ― is to …

Exif is a clever tool that stops people from stealing your photos

(No, not that EXIF)<p>Image piracy has always been a major problem on the web. But a smart new tool called Exif — no, not <i>that</i> EXIF, which stands for Exchangeable Image File and refers to the data that gets embedded into an image — aims to solve it by borrowing the sharing behavior popularized by video …

Chase rainbows in Convict Lake, site of a Wild West shootout and a cozy resort

<b>Why:</b> Cathedral-like mountains ring this lake, which got its name from a bloody shootout involving prison escapees in 1871. But that’s over now. What remains is this deep, walled-in glacial lake that gives up some of the most beautiful trout you’ve ever seen, when the season kicks in on the last …

The 10 Cheapest Vanguard Funds on the Market

The task of finding cheap Vanguard funds is simple, but filtering through them to find the cheapest Vanguard funds on the market takes a bit more …

Investing