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15 Awesome DIY Projects That You Can Make and Sell

Whether you want to make some extra cash or want to start your own business, there are seemingly endless DIY projects to sell once you get the hang …

Photography Tutorials For Beginners: How To Get Perfect Exposures In One Shot

In this Photography Video Tutorial, you will understand how we can get a perfect exposure in one shot using Spot Metering and Manual Mode!<p>We are …

Photography Tutorials

These intense pictures of Japanese anarchists rioting in the 1960s show chaos in the streets

The Zengukaren protestors were against American influence<p>Picketing, tear gas, riot police—the motifs of political protest are recognizable anywhere. …

Vietnam War

Woodworking: build your own home in 8 steps (seriously!)

Okay, building your own house might sound like an extreme idea, but the reality is that some of the layouts are so simple that you actually <i>can</i> do it …

Woodworking

How to make DIY “rusty wall” background out of plywood

Guys at raw.exchange offer tons of great resources for photographers and retouchers. They are devoted and serious and put a lot of effort in their …

Woodworking

Japanese Sliding-lid Box

This clever and simple piece is great for storing tools, toys or a kimono by Christopher Schwarz from the December 2015 issue While picking though a …

Woodworking

DIY: 11 steps to building your own home

Building your own home might sound extreme, but having the simple process laid out before you will make it all the more easy.<p>Are you looking for …

Jackson Pollock

How to Pick a Paint Brush

If you’ve ever grabbed the cheapest paint brush figuring they were all the same, you now know what to blame for disappointing painting results. …

VIDEO: How to Remove White Rings & Haze From Finishes and Furniture

There’s nothing quite as annoying as having a cherished piece of furniture that ends up with a white ring from an errant glass or cup. Many of us end …

Woodworking

Totally Genius Ways to Customize Your Kitchen Cabinets

Especially if you cook a lot, there's nothing quite so satisfying as a well organized kitchen. Having everything you need easy to find and easy to …

Home Depot

Don't Waste an Inch: Magical Mechanical Solutions to Transform Small Space Storage

Sometimes—okay, most of the time—finding storage in a small space requires us to get crafty. Sure we've all heard of the usual small-space game …

Small Spaces

Best Camera Settings for Landscape Photography

It's no wonder that landscape photography is so popular...For starters, it's an accessible given that we're surrounded by landscapes big and small …

Landscape Photography

Great Tip: How to Use Photoshop to Blend Multiple Exposures to Create One Perfect Shot (VIDEO)

Jimmy McIntyre is an image-editing expert with great tips for both novice and advanced Photoshop users. In the quick video below, he demonstrates how …

Tutorials

Turn a “Bad” Raw File into an Awesome Image with These Simple Lightroom Tips (VIDEO)

The Swiss photographer known as “Yuri Fineart” specializes in shooting landscapes and he offers weekly tutorials on using Lightroom to improve all …

Combat Backlighting With Exposure Compensation - Digital Photo Magazine

In certain lighting situations, your camera’s auto-exposure capabilities will be limited. To put it bluntly, in some scenarios your camera is going …

Compensation

21 Tips for Stunning Landscape Photography Anywhere

Click the title of the article to read this post on Improve Photography, which includes all media files mentioned.Find a Clear Focal PointI usually …

Landscape Photography

Landscape Photography Accessories You Need in Your Camera Bag

When I first started in photography, I shot landscapes almost exclusively.And when I say I shot landscapes, I mean I literally had nothing more than …

Landscape Photography

Every Photographer Must Get to Grips with the Exposure Triangle by Understanding ISO

<b>What is ISO?</b><p>It's an integral part of the exposure triangle. It is also possibly the <i>least</i> understood of the three elements that make up that …

Shutter Speed

How to get that cinematic look with an f/1.2 lens in bright sunlight

Shooting stills in bright sunlight with fast glass with super wide apertures is fairly easy. You just knock down your ISO and speed up your shutter …

Cameras

The best autofocus most photographers never use

Photography is so complex that there are a million approaches behind it. However, there is one thing that almost every photographer can agree on: you …

Street Photography

This Photographer Creates Tiny Sets to Shoot ‘Outdoor’ Photos

Commercial photographer Vatsal Kataria of New Delhi, India, shoots big photos with small budgets. Instead of taking expensive cars and motorcycles …

ONLY YESTERDAY: The Underrated Coming-Of-Age Tale Of Studio Ghibli

<i>Only Yesterday is playing select Alamo Drafthouses this week. Get your tickets here!</i><p>Isao Takahata’s <b>Only Yesterday (Omoide Poro Poro)</b> plays like a …

Dev Patel

The Long History of Ghost In The Shell • reviewsphere

by Andrew Jamieson<p>This year sees <i>Ghost In The Shell</i>, the manga (a Japanese comic for the uninitiated), turn twenty-eight years old. The impending …

Anime

Long Exposure Photography Tips You Don't Want to Miss

One look at a long exposure landscape photo like the one above, and I'm sure you're salivating at the thought of creating something so beautiful.I …

Landscape Photography

3 Reasons You’re Not Getting Sharp Photos – Magic Picture

One important component of photography is getting crisp, sharp images. If you’re new to DSLR photography, you may be struggling with focus. It’s …

11 Tips to Master Autofocus and Increase Your Hit Rate

I’m a firm believer that photography is a game of inches. So today I’ll share with you what I’ve learned about mastering autofocus shooting in a …

5 Indispensable Shop Tools You Can Make Yourself

On Jeremy Fielding’s YouTube channel, he runs through five work-a-day shop tools that he made himself. These stands, filters, jigs and guides save time, space, and make the work go easier and safer. Here is the video tour of the tools followed by each of them broken out and explained.<p>5-in-1 …

Woodworking

Bench Planes: The System of Three

We rethink the Western bench plane system. All you need to know is that there are three tools, three setups, three jobs and three surfaces. by …

Woodworking

Portrait Photography Tips You Need to Start Using Today

Portrait photography is perhaps one of the most rewarding types of photography.It’s fun, too. Certainly more fun than reading the camera’s owner’s …

Landscape Photography