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The Best Thing I Ever Bought for My Fridge

When it comes to grocery shopping and my food budget, the worst thing that can happen is not running out of food (although that's pretty close) — …

Why You Should Definitely Pan-Sear Steak for a Weeknight Dinner

When we think of steak, we usually associate this big, hearty piece of meat with eating out, or at least, some sort of special occasion. But...why? …

The Difference Between 6 Common Types of Steak

Summer is heating up, and so are the grills. Some of our favorite items to dig into include nice, juicy steak dishes. But with so many different …

Victoria’s Secret Photographer of Over 20 Years Releases Tell-All Book, Including Backstage Pictures

Russell James has quite firmly held the position of official backstage photographer at the Victoria’s Secret shows for 22 years – since the first in …

Gisele Bundchen

Our Best Recipes For Celebrating Christmas In The South

Our best recipes for an inspiring season.<p>At the heart of it, Christmas is about spending time with those you love; and fittingly so, many of our …

79 Airbnbs That Will Blow Your Mind (Not Your Budget)

There are holiday rentals, and then there are holiday rentals so unique, they’ll make you laugh and squeal with excitement. And, while Airbnb has …

Travel

JPEG vs. PNG: When and why to use one format over the other

In the world of digital imaging, there are two image formats that prevail above all else: JPEG (or JPG) and PNG.<p>At first glance, a single image shown …

Tutorials

Adobe launches new '3, 2, 1 ... Photoshop!' tutorial series on YouTube

Adobe launched a new YouTube tutorial series for Photoshop beginners this week. It's called '3, 2, 1 ... Photoshop!' and it covers some basic tips on …

The A to Z of Photography: Aperture

Together with shutter speed and ISO, the aperture setting on your camera is one of the three fundamental elements of exposure. Not only that, but …

Cameras

An Open Letter to Nikon from a Time-Lapse Photographer

Dear Nikon,<p>I am writing as a longtime Nikon photographer and someone who has been working extensively with your cameras and who has written many …

Videography

The Joys of Long-Exposure Photography

If you really love landscape photography, it can be more than a professional pursuit or a hobby, it can almost become a way of life. This awesome …

5 Travel Photo Mistakes You're Making With Your Camera

Smart phones have turned many of us into travel photographers, shooting hundreds of images of our travels, from sunsets and beaches to selfies and tropical drinks while we’re on vacation. Thanks to Facebook and Instagram, the demands — and the competition — for great images is always increasing. …

Photography

Photographer Raises Awareness for Victims of Climate Change with Epic Shoot on a Bed of Lava

It seems like lava photos are all the rage and creative photographer Benjamin Von Wong has taken things to a new level by placing a model within striking distance of the molten rock. We've seen the Montreal-based photographer capture stunning underwater images and set a man on fire, but his newest …

Composition Tips: How to Capture that ‘National Geographic Style’

Renowned travel photographer Bob Holmes says he shoots in a “National Geographic style.” A style that he describes as not about the photographer, but …

Photography

5 Secrets Every Photographer Should Learn

<i>Pedro Quintela is a history teacher, talented photographer, and one of the most motivational people on 500px. His latest piece of advice is for</i> …

Art and design,Photography,News photography,Syria,Greece,Milan fashion week,Refugees,Migration,Europe,Global development,Turkey,International Space Station,Space<p>The deteriorating refugee crisis in Europe, the return to Earth from the International Space Station, Paris fashion week – the best …

Fashion Week

Adventures, journeys, work and play are among the themes brilliantly captured by the finalists in this year’s <b>Smithsonian.com</b> photography challenge. You can vote for the Readers’ Choice award online; winners will be announced on 22 March

Smithsonian

Adobe Lightroom lets you shoot RAW - but only on Android

Adobe Lightroom is probably the most popular image processing program for professional photographers, but now the company wants to be your camera too – if you own an Android phone anyway.<p>Adobe Lightroom 2.0 for Android adds a full-fledged camera interface with a standard set of controls like flash, …

10 Useful Websites to Get Stock Photographs for Free

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>You're reading Entrepreneur India, an international franchise of Entrepreneur Media.<p>Videos and pictures get lot more shares on social media than regular blog posts. If your company maintains an active blog, a photograph can make your post …

How to Avoid Blown Highlights in Your Photographs Before It’s Too Late

Blown highlights, they are the bane of the photographer’s life. Once you have blown your highlights in the original exposure, it will be virtually …

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Pictures of the Week 10.22.15

Mexico

Japanese Bonsai Tree Takes a 10-Year Journey Around the Globe

Conceptual artist Azuma Makoto pushes the boundaries of traditional Japanese flower arrangement, taking his plant and flower designs to entirely new levels. Makoto's 10-year project <i>Shiki: Landscape and Beyond,</i> captures the journey of a Japanese white pine bonsai tree around (and above) the globe. …

Photographer Captures Borders Between Countries in Europe

Your country of origin influences your personal identity to a large degree, and it brings with it a sense of belonging. For some nationalities, the …

8 Tips to Help You Come Home with Great Travel Photos

In this article I will talk about travel photography and how you can take great images of everything when you travel. I’m not talking about camping …

14 Practical Reasons Your Photos Are Not Quite As Good As You Want Them To Be

When you take out the camera to photograph, you almost always have certain expectations from the photo. You want the photo to capture how you saw or …