Gi Perez

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How Mindfulness Meditation Can Save America

There’s a reason some people laugh when I say that mindfulness meditation can save the United States—that it can dampen the political polarization …

Critical Thinking

Can amateur with pro gear shoot better photos than pros with cheap gear?

We’ve all repeated it many times – it’s not the gear that makes good photos, it’s the photographer. Guys from Mango Street put this claim to the test …

Photography Feedback: Gift or Curse? Tips for Giving & Receiving Critiques

Cover photo: “Mom?” by Carlos Caicedo.<p>When it comes to photography—or any type of creative work—feedback is crucial. When I first picked up …

Black and White Long Exposure Photography Tutorial • Rob Cherry

‘I’ve been attracted to structures that can be found in the sea, and by using a long exposure you can create visually dramatic scenes from very …

4 Simple Things You Can Do Right Now to Take Better Photos

Tell me if this sounds familiar...You spend countless hours learning about photography and practicing taking photos.And though you occasionally get …

Landscape Photography

The Ultimate Photography & Photoshop Bundle, 96%

We have a really great deal on the Ultimate Photography & Photoshop Bundle and the best part about the deal is that you can save 96% off the normal …

Apple drops more iPhone 7 photography tip videos

Did you know that you can shoot video and take still photos on your iPhone at the same time?<p>If not, you definitely need to watch Apple’s latest series of iPhone 7 videos that offer tips on how to capture amazing photos with the camera that’s always with you. Apple posted four more videos today that …

Kenro Speedflash KFL 101 review

<b>Will this Canon/Nikon compatible flashgun light up Geoff Harris?</b><p>Kenro Speedflash KFL 101 at a glance:<p>Nikon i-TTL and Canon e-TTL compatible<br>• High speed …

Learn How to Use a DSLR Camera Properly With This Neat Web Tool

Most of us just take pictures with our phones, and those who do dabble in better equipment — namely a DSLR — stick to the automatic settings. But …

Which DSLR Lens Should You Choose?

Nothing gives you more creative control over your photo snapping, than venturing into the world of DSLR photo-ing.<p>You can trick out your camera with …

Sleeklens Guide to Choosing What to Photograph

Guide to Choosing What to Photograph<p>Rating:<p>4.00 based on 1 Rating<p>May 15, 2017 By Jonathan Ma<p>Guide to Choosing What to Photograph …

Charlie Waite: How to shoot award-winning landscape photography

<b>It’s been a decade since the Landscape Photographer of the Year launched. Founder Charlie Waite looks back with Geoff Harris on a memorable 10 years,</b> …

Time I

Beginner's Guide to Concert Photography - Sleeklens - Handmade professional Lightroom presets

Beginner’s Guide to Concert Photography<p>Rating:<p>5.00 based on 1 Rating<p>May 16, 2017 By Jonathan Ma<p>Beginner’s Guide to Concert Photography …

Travel Buddies: Our 10 Favorite Cameras & Lenses for Travel & Landscape Photography

<i>“Landscape photography is the supreme test of the photographer, and often the supreme disappointment.”</i>—Ansel Adams<p>When I was a student at the …

HOW TO BECOME RICH FROM PHOTOGRAPHY BLOGGING

Dear friend, Blogging has always been my passion, ever since I was 15 years old (I started with Xanga). Why I blog To me blogging was great, because …

Street Photography

How to use histograms to improve your photography

The histogram can be a big help in capturing great images. Here's a look at how and when you can reference it to make your photos better.<p>Ever watched …

Landscape Photography

Photographer Uses ‘Science’ to Find the ‘Perfect’ Portrait Angle

Is there such a thing as the ‘perfect’ portrait and headshot angle? When you’re dealing with something as subjective as photography, probably not. …

How to Take Charge of Your Landscape Photography in 3 Clear Steps

If you think landscape photography is easy, then you'd be wrong. Hate to break it to you.<p>Did you ever once fall into the trap of thinking: “Tripod, …

Want to Edit Video? Check out Avid's New Free Software

Avid’s Media Composer is, despite all odds, the industry standard for video editing. So if it’s good enough for Star Wars, it’s good enough for you. …

Videography

Quick Tip: How to Balance Strobe and Sun for Dramatic Mid-Day Portraits

The best time to shoot portraits (or almost anything) is golden hour, but it’s not the <i>only</i> time. Grab an ND filter, a strobe, and this tutorial by …

Answering This Question Can Help You Better Understand Your Money Habits

It’s a grown-up version of the teenage party game Would You Rather: Would you rather have $1 million total saved for your retirement? Or $5,000 to …

Retirement

The Empathy Effect: How Befriending Your Future Self Can Impact Your Health Today

You are not the person you were fifteen years ago. The cells that compose your tissues and deliver oxygen have been recycled many times over. Your …

Mindfulness

How to cook the perfect sausage, reveals food blogger

From toad in the hole, bangers and mash and the inimitable Full English, sausages have been making a sizzle for generations - but could you have been …

Cheesy Chicken Parmesan-Stuffed Rolls

Bring these handhold rolls to your next party and one-up all your friends! Your appetizer skills have forever improved!<p>Servings: 24<p>24 dinner rolls<p>6 cloves minced garlic<p>1 onion chopped<p>1 tablespoon oregano<p>1 tablespoon basil<p>½ teaspoon chili flakes<p>¼ teaspoon pepper<p>½ teaspoon salt<p>3 cups marinara sauce<p>1 …

Spices

11 dinner recipes with 5 ingredients or fewer

The more ingredients, the heavier the shopping bag, the bigger prep mess, the higher stack of dishes in your sink and the lower chance of you …

Best Bites: Garlic breadsticks with alfredo dip

<i>Welcome to Best Bites, a twice-weekly video series that aims to satisfy your never-ending craving for food content through quick, beautiful videos for the at-home foodie. Check back on Tuesdays and Thursdays for new episodes!</i><p>There's no need to travel to your local Italian restaurant once a craving …

9 Rules for the Best Homemade Pizza OF YOUR LIFE

The mastermind behind Pizzeria Beddia lets us in on his homemade pizza guidelines.<p>I didn’t start out as some formally trained chef guy. I brewed beer for a living until I was almost 30. Sounds like a dream, doesn’t it? While I was working at a brewery outside Mito in Japan, I happened to eat the …

Italian Food

Academics collaborate with artists to ask: who are we to fear refugees and migrants?

Who Are We? This is the question that London’s Tate is asking at its free six day cross-platform event spanning the visual arts, film, photography, …

4 Lighting Principles I Wish I’d Known When I Started Photography

When I first started photography, I struggled a lot with lighting. In the beginning, we’re often told to shoot our subjects in open shade, but if you …