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Focus Stacking Made Simple: Get Pin-Sharp Photos in 90 Seconds

The popularity and widespread use of focus stacking in landscape photography have dramatically increased over the last few years. The concept …

Landscape Photography

Landscape Photography Tips For Minimalist Photos

More often than not, less is more. As landscape photographers, we are constantly overwhelmed with a variety of details in each scene due to the vast …

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 …

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 …

How to maintain your lawn during the summer

The health of your lawn is determined by your watering and mowing techniques. Too much water, for example, can make the grass yellow, and mowing too low can turn your lawn brown.<p>Though are many different types of grass, they all have similar lawn care guidelines during the summer. Here's what you …

Sizzling Summers in the Canadian Rockies

Save Place<p>Moraine Lake, Improvement District No. 9, AB T0L, Canada<p>Nestled at the base of the Valley of the 10 Peaks, Moraine Lake boasts turquoise …

Six Tips for Sharper Pix - Digital Photo Magazine

If your picture isn’t sharp, it isn’t good. While there are always exceptions to the rules, this one is true the majority of the time. And the better …

Everything you ever needed to know about long exposure photography

Whether shooting at night or in the daytime with neutral density filters, shooting long exposures isn’t always as straightforward as it might seem. …

Purpose Trusts and More: How to Ensure a Meaningful and Long Lasting Legacy

Preparing for retirement means having a financial plan as well as a good idea for what you want to do during this period of your life. Estate …

QUEBEC CITY: BEST THINGS TO DO, SEE AND EAT

Quebec City is the perfect place to throw out the map and wander the winding cobblestone streets and hidden alleyways lined with brick buildings, …

France

This Montreal To Quebec City Cruise Is The Perfect Romantic Getaway This Summer

Montreal's Old Port is back to full-on tourist mode as the summer season and fun activities are back in action.<p>As of last night, Montreal's Old Port …

Russian VPNFilter Router Malware Much Worse Than Thought: What to Do

Remember that Russian router malware warning from last week? The situation is even worse than we originally thought, and a whole lot more router …

This iPhone feature can radically improve your life and relationships

Recently, I read a book about a man named Matthew Cowley, who was an incredible missionary and humanitarian to the people in New Zealand over 100 …

The Complete App Toolkit For Your Next Budget Travel Adventure

Travel expands the mind, broadens your palette (and your palate), opens your worldview and, for many, drains your wallet. But travel doesn’t have to be expensive. In fact, it can often be a more enriching experience to show up with a budget, because it means you look more closely at the places you …

Apps

10 Spanish cities, 10 unmissable sights

Spain is not all about the beach, and a last minute city break can be just what’s needed – a recharge, a step back from the grind – a cultural taste …

Granite Is No Longer the Most Popular Countertop—Here’s What Designers Think

Engineered quartz is the new king of the kitchen.<p>If you’re thinking about renovating your kitchen in 2018, you may want to rethink that marble …

How To Purge Everything You Don't Need From Your Home

Out with the old, in with the new — that’s what ringing in the new year is about, right? And, while that is a good motto for many areas of your life, …

4 Pro Tips for Creating Beautiful Floral Arrangements

Truth be told, we’re pretty flower-obsessed. And with good reason: Nothing tops an amazing arrangement for adding color, beauty, and life to a room. (And the sweet fragrance is just the icing on the cake.) But when it comes to arranging flowers, let’s just say we’re not always… confident in our …

Decorations

11 of the best books you can read in a week

If you want to emulate some of the most successful people in the world, you can start by reading books — lots of them.<p>From Elon Musk to Mark Cuban to Oprah Winfrey, the most powerful innovators in the world all read several hours a day.<p>But starting a new book can be a daunting task if you don't …

Stephen Hawking

16 Audio Books That Will Improve The Way You Live, Work And Love

If there's an area in your life that could do with some improvement, a good audio book might be able to steer you in the right direction. Best of …

January 2018 Recommend Reading for Serious Photographers

From how-to guides to retrospectives on famous photographers to collections of iconic images, there's plenty of photography books to explore.But just …

The Best Apps for Photographers

Man, is it fun to be a photographer right now.<p>I don't mean to say that photography wasn't fun before, but if you ask me, we're in a golden age of …

How Retirees Can Stay in the 15% Tax Bracket

If you want to minimize your tax bill, staying in or below the 15% income tax bracket is the way to go. What's more, you can do so while still …

The Ultimate Beginner’s Guide to Mastering Photography: Part 5. How to Edit and Process Your Photos

What is the best way to edit and process your photos?The Ultimate Beginner’s Guide to Mastering PhotographyEditing isn’t post processingLaughing …

The most exciting city in the world?

In partnership with the Platinum Card® from American Express® Inspirational, intriguing cities are dotted all over the world offering visitors …

Arches National Park

One of the most scenic and otherworldly parks in the National Park System, Arches National Park contains more than 2,000 known natural arch …

Arches National Park

7 Functional Tips for Better Product Photography

I’ve been making different product photography tutorials for awhile now and I still regularly go back to a previous posts because I am still using …

Photography

How To Digitally Blend a Single RAW file by Jimmy McIntyre

Digital blending is a technique by which you blend selected regions of one photo with regions from another photo to combine the best aspects of both …