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16 Netflix hacks that will take your binge-watching to the next level

Everyone loves Netflix.<p>The service has taken over the world because it lets you binge on your favorite shows and movies to your hearts content. And you can watch whenever, wherever.<p>But even though the standard Netflix experience is good, it doesn't mean you can't improve it with few tricks.<p>From …

TV shows

A ski slope on top of an apartment building? Only if you’re in Kazakhstan!

As if the world wasn’t crazy enough, now there’s a plan to build a ski slope on top of an apartment building! Slalom House is due to be constructed …

Winter Olympics

Behind the scenes at the White House with Obama's photographer Pete Souza - Telegraph

Why It's Important To Have a Good Website

In the creative world, constant advancements in technology mean we have to keep up or risk being left behind. Clients looking to hire a photographer …

Top 10 Reasons Photographers Miss Shots

The number of times that I missed opportunities to capture a perfect moment in my early photography career still frustrates me. During my early …

10 Different Lighting Effects Using Just One Softbox

When you start out as a photographer, you probably don’t have a lot of equipment or money, so you need to come up with unique ways of using what you …

Travel Photographers Workflow – At Home and on the Road

There is no doubt that in today’s world of digital photography it is even more imperative to be organized in your workflow, both to save you time in …

Three Ways To Improve Your Photographic Eye

When I started getting serious about photography, I stopped concentrating on gear and started concentrating on developing a photographic eye. …

‘See Better Shoot Better’: Seeing the World Differently as a Photographer

If you can carve 20 minutes out of your day, check out this fantastic lecture that was recently given by award-winning photojournalist Michael …

Photojournalism

Tips for Creating Outdoor Portraits

These tips are a follow-up to my previous article about 6 Tips for Taking Better Natural Light Classic Portraits, and the process of creating simple …

Photography

How Add Impact & Drama to Your Architecture Photos

Buildings and structures are more than just the materials of which they are made. They serve a purpose, whether industrial, ornamental, or …

Sikh hip-hop artist L-Fresh The Lion to play Canberra's Transit Bar

"There are so many diverse people and types of styles coming out of south-west Sydney. I just took all that on board to the point where I think it …

Derrick Rose: Latest News, Rumors and Speculation on Bulls Star's Future

Replacing head coach Tom Thibodeau was supposed to bring internal harmony back to the Chicago Bulls. Unfortunately, it appears discord with their hometown star might derail that harmonious train before it leaves the station.<p>Continue for updates.<p>Windhorst: Bulls, D-Rose Divorce Is Coming<p>Thursday, …

Photoshop in 60 Seconds: Getting a Grip on the Pen Tool

Welcome to our Photoshop in 60 Seconds series, in which you can learn a Photoshop skill, feature, or technique in just a minute!The Pen ToolEver …

The Point Isn’t to be a Good Photographer, But to Enjoy Life

Dear friend,<p>I wanted to write you this letter on photography and life.<p>I just finished an epic week-long street photography workshop here in New …

Street Photography

Sharp Photography Tips & Techniques

There are lots of ingredients that go into making a spectacular photograph, but the most important is for the picture to be in sharp focus. Even the …

5 Photography Books You Will Want to Own

The sources of education and inspiration available to photographers today are seemingly endless, thanks mainly to the digitized world in which we …

Do not try at home! Crazy pictures by 'urban explorers' - CBBC Newsround

The photographers have a real eye for finding a different angle for their photographs, but they've also been criticised for going into dangerous places and not using the right safety equipment.<p>This is Kirill Vselensky popping his head out of a huge clock face in Minsk in Belarus.<p>Some of the …

Fiction Brand Makes Clever Clothing For Photographers

When I’m out shooting, there’s a good chance I’m wearing as much black as possible. I usually go with a plain black pocket T-shirt so I have a place …

Making an Alice in Wonderland Portrait with 12 Hours of Photoshop

After my Star Wars photo-manipulation went viral, I was contacted by a fellow in Hong Kong who wanted to surprise his wife with a bit of Wonderland. …

The 30 Best Photography Links of the Last Week

Join us as we explore the very best tutorials, special features and great photography hosted online today in the world of photography in this list of …

High Key Portrait Lighting with 3 Lights

You might think you need an abundance of expensive lighting gear in order to create a high key lighting setup for commercial quality images like …

Here's Why You Need Photoshop's Pen Tool in Automotive Retouching

First off, some Fstoppers readers who follow my articles may be confused right now because I am posting an automotive retouching tutorial. For those …

How to Fix Oily Skin in Photoshop

Beauty photography is quite literally a fine art, since you have to take all the imperfections shown by your subject and eliminate them 100 percent. …

Resizing a Photo with Content-Aware Scaling [UP20]

<i>Understanding Photoshop is a biweekly column that takes an in-depth look at how digital photographs are built and manipulated. It is a college-level</i> …

7 Tips to Improve Your Skyline Photos

Skylines can provide some incredibly striking photographs which can be stand-out shots. Here are 7 tips to help you capture better skyline …

These Are The Things That You Should Say in Your Photographer’s Biography

A few weeks back we took a slightly tongue in cheek look at some of the things that you should not put in your photographer’s biography. Today we …

PocketWizard Plus IV Transceiver Adds a Hot Shoe for On-Camera Flash

PocketWizard today announced its new Plus IV transceiver, which adds a metal hot shoe and new compatibility with more flashes.<p>Aesthetically, the Plus …