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10 Ways to Achieve Success Without a Mentor

Looking for a mentor? This successful entrepreneur suggests you may actually be the best person to fill the role.<p>I often hear people lamenting that they would only be more successful if they could find the right mentor. And yet several successful people have questioned the actual value of having a …

Leadership

Lightroom Hangout: Lightning Fast Workflow with David Crewe

You gotta join us live for our next Google+ Hangout, totally free of charge. Not only will you learn terrific techniques, but if you tune in live, …

5 Ways Your Lightroom Editing Is Ruining Your Images

Lightroom is a fantastic program for editing your photos. However, it is so easy to ruin your images through over-editing, and I see it done time and …

Tutorials

How to Create Lightroom Presets the Right Way

Lightroom's Develop presets are a great way to speed up and simplify your editing workflow. Presets let you store the develop settings you apply to …

Tutorials

Set The Table + 7 Other Habits That Will Transform Your Life

One of Harvard’s most popular courses is, perhaps unexpectedly, about Chinese philosophy. I think perhaps it has something to do with the promise …

5 Ways To Increase The Serotonin In Your Brain

<i>Serotonin acts as a neurotransmitter, a type of chemical that helps relay signals from one area of the brain to another…it is believed to influence a</i> …

5 Powerful Exercises You Can Do Today to Become a Happier Person

Increase your long-term happiness with these simple, short-term actions.<p>Happiness. Such a simple word. Such an important word. Happiness matters for everyone, even if what it means varies from person to person. Despite the differences in what defines happiness for each person, there is consistency …

Happiness

6 Simple Ways to Get Motivated Again When You're Not Feeling Motivated

As a motivational speaker and book author, often after I give a keynote speech, someone in the audience will ask me how to get motivated again, because some people through the ups and downs of life kind of loose their spark, they loose their level of motivation. So here is the big question -- how …

Motivation

Turning Photos into Anime Images

Twitter user ujr50138 has uploaded some images showing how photos can be turned into anime stills, thanks to the power of Photoshop.<p>These effects can …

Anime

4 Sneaky Tricks to Transform Your Habits

<i>"Motivation is what gets you fired up and moving, but your daily habits are what catapult you to success long after the motivation is gone!"</i> -- John Rowley<p>Every year diligent people sit down and define his or her goals for the coming year, and with good reason. Setting goals work! But in order to …

Benjamin Franklin

How to Expose Film Correctly at Night

I wrote this article for my darkroom photography students and for others who want to shoot photos at night using film but have no idea how to do it. …

How I Mastered Photoshop

Processed using Photoshop Layers & Masks – Glen Eilt, Scotland<p>When I was just entering into the world of landscape photography, I would look at …

Landscape Photography

You Have 9 Months Left in 2016. Here's How to Achieve Success This Year

<b>Editor's note:</b> <i>"The First 90 Days" is a series about how to make 2016 a year of breakout growth for your business. Let us know how you're making the first 90 days count by joining the conversation on social media with the hashtag #Inc90Days.​</i><p>Can you believe it's April already? With spring breaking …

Networking

Nikon D5 vs Sony a7R II… at ISO 3,276,800

The $6,500 Nikon D5 DSLR and $3,200 Sony a7R II mirrorless camera are two of the current leaders in low-light, high-ISO shooting, but how do they …

Cameras

Know Your Gear: Five Tips for Better Images

First and foremost, gear is not the be all and end all. Creativity will bring the most out of the simplest of gear. We stand on the shoulders of …

Tutorials

20 Free Photoshop Actions All Designers Must Have

Automated scripts save time and improve workflow in all creative fields. Adobe products like Photoshop offer scripts called <b>actions</b> that automate a …

Tutorials

8 Fantabulous Steps to Reach Your Life Goals

Once someone decides to chase their dreams, the thing that will determine their success isn't the dream itself but how they pursue it. The reality is that there's no secret formula to reaching goals. It all depends on the actions that are taken and the level of dedication present. However, having a …

Motivation

Wacom has super-sized its Intuos Comic tablet

With the successful launch of Wacom's new Intuos range (including the Intuos Draw, Intuos Comic, Intuos Photo and Intuos Art), the world's favourite …

You know Photoshop, but probably ignore it on your phone

Nearly seven years after Photoshop arrived on phones, adoption of Adobe's mobile apps for creative types remains lackluster, a CNET survey reveals.<p>The Photoshop name is so well established you probably consider it a generic verb for manipulating photos. But when it comes to tweaking the look of the …

Mobile

Understanding the Sharpening Sliders in Lightroom

12 Habits Of The Most Productive People

You know those super-productive people who manage to get more done than the rest of us? These are their secrets.<p>Some people just get stuff done. By the time most are pouring their second cup of joe, these super-achievers have been to Crossfit, hit inbox zero, and nailed the rough draft of that …

Time Management

Simple morning routine to help prime brain for success

Bill Gates, Steve Jobs and Richard Branson have something in common, in addition to launching wildly successful companies. They all say they relied …