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The 15 Best Tips for Camping in Your Car

Skip the expensive hotel and try car camping instead.<p>Heading to a beautiful beach or your favorite national park? Turn your car into cozy and …

The Best Websites for Finding a Private Campsite

The sharing economy of Uber and Airbnb has come to camping. These sites connect you to private lands where you can camp.<p>1. Tentrr<p>Ideal for new campers, or folks looking for built-in comfort, Tentrr sites include a 10-by-12-foot canvas tent with a queen-size cot, fire pit, drinking water, sun …

How to Shoot Without Fear

Teeth. Saigon, 2017Fear fucks us up in our photography. It paralyzes us.Fear paralyzes us from making a photo of our subjects.Fear paralyzes us from …

Street Photography

PHOTO ZEN.

Lone parking meter. Berkeley, 2015Photo zen<br>How do you shoot unlimited inspiration,<br>Again and again?Photo zen<br>Shoot with your friendsPhoto zen<br>Shoot to …

Street Photography

20 new tutorials for 2017 to improve your graphic design

However experienced and knowledgeable you get, you never stop learning – and great tutorials can teach you how to take advantage of new technologies, …

Graphic Design

How To Photograph Long Exposures At Night

The earth rotates at around its axis 1,000 miles per hour and hurtles around the Sun at about 70,000 miles per hour, yet the stars in the distance …

Shutter Speed

Use These 100 Design Websites To Jumpstart Your Creativity

The web is an incredible place. In less than 30 years it completely changed the world connecting and empowering people. One of the biggest benefits it brings is an endless inspiration for any field you can imagine.<p>As a creative entrepreneur, I am constantly looking for inspiration. I love reading …

Graphic Design

Portfolio Sites Inspiration

With the launch from our friends at May1Reboot, we've been seeing hundreds and hundreds of portfolios from the community which is a great thing. So …

Graphic Design

50 essential free resources for your graphic design projects

When it comes to being a designer, you’ll always need to stock up on graphics, stock photography and fonts as well as rely on other helpful tools to …

Creative Layout Ideas From 50 Beautiful Print and Digital Photo Collages

<i>Collages uses diverse imagery and styles to produce a beautiful image layout.</i>They’re often related to scrapbooks but they also find a lot of purpose …

22 Tips for Creating Better Photographs When You Don’t Have a Clue

We've all been through this situation. You are in a place with so much going on, with a lot of people and activity. Your camera is in your hand, and …

Post Ratio Landing Page

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50 incredible freebies for web designers, September 2015

Here we go again with another fresh set of awesome freebies for your delectation. This month you’ll find unique icons, high-resolution mockups and …

A Dated Lake House Gets a Modern Rustic Makeover

This place is alluring as the view — with a fresh color palette to match.<p>Designer (and HGTV star) Sarah Richardson reinvented a 1950s cottage on Lake Huron with fresh budget-savvy tricks.

9 Styling Things You're Doing Wrong in Your Bedroom

#1. Stop using bright, bold patterned bedding.<p>Your bedroom should be the place where you find peace. It's where you sleep, love, dream, and are oftentimes the most vulnerable. "You want the space to be a calming refuge," says Alexander Reid, a head stylist at One Kings Lane. "You want to simply …

6 Important Traits Shared by Creative Photographers

There are countless ways of expressing creativity. Some write, some draw, some make photographs, others create sculptures out of bubble gum. Each of …

How to Overcome Rejection And Use It To Improve Your Photography

As artists, photographers are bound to face a little criticism and–gasp!–rejection every now and then. While our egos may suffer a bit from negative …

Decorative Bedroom Hacks for Minimizing Dust

The more people and pets that spend time in a particular room of your home, the more dust that’s bound to collect there. Dust mainly comes from dead …

Cleaning

5 Creativity Books Everyone Needs To Read

Personally, I’ve always thought “creativity” was sort of an elusive term. I always thought that creative peeps — like Pablo Picasso for instance — …

The Perfect Day in Portland, Oregon

Whether you want to have a perfect afternoon or are just in town for a layover, here are the can't-miss spots every traveler should visit in Portland.<p>Three hours isn’t enough time to spend in any city, but if you plan cleverly, you can experience a few of the best things that Portland, Oregon has …

What Web Designers Should Learn from Nature

Mother Nature is actually pretty awesome. She has given us color, texture, line, form, shape, balance and patterns. And from all of these come human …

10 Things We Can Learn From Our Dogs That Will Make Us Happier and Healthier Humans

I say things we can learn from our dogs because the things we could learn from our cats can also make us happier and healthier humans but would be different things than dogs would have us know. A separate article! Having taken a step back to observe my dogs and other dogs too, the following is what …

Happiness

Landscape Photography Tips

Maybe the ocean is your main muse, or perhaps you can't help but click the shutter 28 times when the sunset rolls around. Equal parts patience, …

Landscape Photography

A Magical Then-and-Now Journey Through Portland

“Then and now” photo projects are all the rage these days, but the video above puts a unique spin on the idea. It’s titled “Yesterday’s Tomorrow: A …

Use ‘Scoutt’ To Location Scout Without Ever Leaving Your House!

Let’s face it, we all love to shoot in wonderful picturesque locations with perfect light and good looking subjects. Finding these perfect locations …

Landscape Photography

5 Ways to Make Your Street Photography More Interesting

Countless photographers and photography critics have engaged in lively debates about the precise definition of street photography. There are those …

5 Tips to Take Less Photos of Everything and Take More Photos That Mean Something

How many photos do you have from a recent holiday, that you just haven’t had time to organize? Or, have you come back from a dream vacation and your …

The ultimate Web typography guide

I’m sure you already know cool places on the Internet to find interesting, nice and fun stuff about typography and graphic design, but yet, here you are reading this article ;). But I digress. Let me present you with some of Fontyou’s favorite blogs and websites that help us stay creative, and kill …

Graphic Design

5 Awesome WordPress Plugins You May Not Have Heard of

There are thousands of awesome plugins out there. Many of them, like WordPress SEO by Yoast or W3 Total Cache, are well known and widely used. There …