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Here's The Science Behind The Magical Colours of Sunsets And Sunrises

You can even use them to predict weather!<p>"A red sky at night is a shepherd's delight! A red sky in the morning is a shepherd's warning."<p>Perhaps this …

Landscape Photography

Should You Buy the Swiss Travel Pass to Get Around When Visiting Switzerland?

Are you traveling to Switzerland and wondering how you will get around? The Swiss Travel Pass may be right for you.<p>What is the Swiss Travel Pass?<p>The …

Trains

New evidence suggests that most vitamins are useless, but here are the only ones you should take

It seems like simple, obvious advice: Eat your vegetables, get some exercise, and — of course — take your vitamins.<p>Or not.<p>Decades of research has failed to find substantial evidence that vitamins and supplements do any significant good. In fact, the results of recent studies lean in the opposite …

Wellness

Post Processing Low Contrast Landscape Photos - Photoshop Tips & Tricks

What if I ask you what’s wrong with the unprocessed landscape photo below? And how can you fix it?<p>This is a trick question. If you open this image …

Landscape Photography

11 hacks you can do with Coca-Cola that could change your life

Coca-Cola was first introduced in 1886, according to its website, and was marketed as an alternative to morphine. 133 years later, Coke, as it is nicknamed is a beloved beverage of choice by people all over the world.<p>But even if you don't think Coke is good to drink, you may be surprised to learn …

Cleaning

Put Experimentation To The Test

Every time you bring the camera to your eye, apply the many compositional rules that apply to art. But the word “rule” means one should abide by …

Landscape Photography

A Cheap and Fun Alternative for Experimenting With Macro Photography

Some of us can't afford or can't justify buying a full macro lens but still want to try out the mysterious macro photography world. So, what's a …

Cameras

Travel Adapters and Converters Aren’t Always the Same Thing — Here's How to Know What You Need

Electricity is a mystery to most of us. But even if you don’t know AC from DC or volts from watts, if you’ve traveled outside the United States, you …

Arduino

Follow the porn: To go mainstream, new tech needs hard-core potential

We often fail to consider several obstacles when predicting mainstream adoption of an emerging technology, such as convenience, ease of use, cost, …

Social Media

30 Breathtaking North American Natural Wonders You Have to See Before You Die

When it comes to traveling, Americans often feel like they haven't seen enough, despite the number of foreign countries they may be lucky enough to have already visited. You might be determined to visit the famed Seven Wonders of the World, but did you know there are actually dozens and dozens of …

National Parks

B2B Marketers Measure Leads, Business Leaders Track Conversions: Study

Most B2B marketers track metrics such as click-through rates and site visits, but fewer drill down into conversions and revenue -- which could put …

Marketing

How to Take Striking Lightning Photos: 5 Tips

Photographer Pierre T. Lambert was recently in Zion National Park in Utah when a thunderstorm suddenly hit the area. While that was a bummer for his …

Landscape Photography

How to Calculate and Use Hyperfocal Distance for Better Landscape Photography

Hyperfocal distance, much like the “Sunny 16 Rule,” is one of those things that has arguably lost some relevance in the age of digital photography; …

Landscape Photography

Take Your Light Skills to the Next Level

Light can easily make or break a photograph. While there is truly no such thing as bad light, there is a good and bad way to use light.<p>When starting …

Landscape Photography

Here are the Best NYC Rooftop Views

Visiting one of the world’s most populated cities, it might be hard to appreciate the beauty of the metropolis as you make your way through the sea …

Times Square

11 outstanding images from a new show celebrating the incredible heights that landscape photography can reach

A new exhibition shows how modern technology has pushed landscape photography to undreamt-of levels, as the magnificent images on this page show. But …

Photography

12 Breathtaking Places to Visit in Portugal Before You Die

There is something unique and fascinating for everyone to discover throughout Portugal. Featuring idyllic beaches, wild terrain and hidden ancient …

European Travel

Thai boys who were trapped in cave had a powerful survival tool

<b>(CNN) —</b> It's a captivating image: a dozen pre-teen and teen boys trapped in a cave for 10 days, only to be found by rescuers mysteriously calm, composed ... perhaps even meditating.<p>It's uncanny to consider that their unspeakable misfortune (they would not actually get out of the cave for several …

Mindfulness

Explore These Captivating Libraries in Europe

TravelTraveler Magazine<p>In a digital age, travelers find novel appeal in the splendor and secrets of grand libraries.<p>I knew I had a library problem the first time I stood under the Pantheon-scale dome of the State Library Victoria in Melbourne, Australia. In that impossibly grand temple of books, my …

British Museum

“Magical” Waterfall Glowing at Night Captured With a Simple Lighting Trick

During a backpacking trip to Havasu Falls with her friends and husband, photographer Carley Nelson decided to bring home a special souvenir. Using only the light emitted by the group's headlamps, she was able to bring home a spectacular image of the waterfall at night.<p>Instructing the group to …

havasu

Fine-Tuning The Firehose: Finding The Customer Data That Really Matters

Many customer experiences would be far more enticing if companies could better understand just who their customers really are and what they are experiencing. However, superior customer experience requires that data be delivered from multiple sources, to the right place, to the right decision maker …

Customer Experience

8 Things to Do in Banff National Park, Alberta

A rich history, jaw-dropping natural scenery, and activities for all abilities make Banff the ideal home base for exploring Canada’s oldest national …

National Parks

Landscape Photography: Essential Lens Filters Tutorial

The key to being a good landscape photographer is to understand how the look of a subject changes according to light, and photograph it during the …

Landscape Photography

Sand on ND Filter Made a Nice Bokeh Effect on This Long Exposure Photo

<b>Who knew an accidental sprinkling of sand could work some bokeh magic on a long exposure shot?</b><p>During one of our routine rounds on Reddit’s …

Tahoe

10 Stunning Train Trips for an Unforgettable Vacation in Motion

Amtrak Cascades<p>When it comes to the most distinguished names in North American train travel, Amtrak leads the way. Their iconic Amtrak Cascades route …

Trains

How This Photographer Is Capturing Iceland in a Way You Wouldn't Expect

More than 1 trillion photographs are made every year, according to some estimates, an unthinkable figure that compounds a longtime problem for …

Photography

5 Great, Affordable Alternatives To Italy's Most Popular Spots

Italy’s most popular destinations attract millions of visitors each year for good reason—they are places of almost indescribable beauty or home to epochal art (or both). Everyone wants to visit these charmed locales and in summer, it can seem as if everyone does. So where to go if you want to …

Italy

Does Your Smartphone Battery Die Way Too Fast?

Q. My smartphone battery dies quickly. What can I do to make it last longer?<p>A. There are a few strategies you can use to conserve a smartphone's …

Android Phones

Go Here Not There: Five Brilliant Alternatives To Expensive Destinations...

Goodbye, pushy tourists…<p>Social media has changed the world more than anyone could’ve ever fathomed. It’s not only turned tragically cat obsessed …

European Travel

Long Exposure With A Purpose - Luminous Landscape

Long Exposure photography has existed since the days of the first images recorded, however, today Long Exposure, or should I rephrase and say, …

Landscape Photography