Leticia Moraes

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Striking Travel Photography by Nordin Jendoubi

Born in Munich and living in Switzerland, photographer and art director Nordin Jendoubi takes stunning landscapes’ photographs. It is during his many …

Photography

How to Process a Landscape Photo in Lightroom

In this Lightroom workflow tutorial learn how to beautifully develop your landscape photos in less than 10 minutes. Learn to effectively use the tone …

Photoshop Tutorials

10 Lessons William Eggleston Has Taught Me About Street Photography

I first heard about William Eggleston through my good friend and talented street photographer Charlie Kirk about a year and a half ago. He mentioned …

Your salary shouldn’t be your only source of income

Millions of words are written everyday about personal finance. Most of these are sensible, but lack the psychological and behavioral aspects that help people break bad financial habits. In the meantime, the advertising world bombards you with great ways to separate you from your money, by blurring …

13 Painting Secrets the Pros Won't Tell You

Just say "no" to plastic drop cloths.<p>Professional painters are fast, efficient, and have mastered techniques that produce top-notch results while making it all look easy. Each painter has slightly different methods and preferences, but the pros all know the trade secrets, including these 13 tips.<p>1. …

Home Improvement

How To Do A Complete Portrait Edit Part 1 (Lightroom)

So far you’ve read countless articles on techniques that involve editing portraits, but mostly it involves one or two techniques which makes it hard …

Canada confronts its dark history of abuse in residential schools

Sue Caribou contracts pneumonia once a year, like clockwork. The recurring illness stems from her childhood years at one of Canada’s horrific residential schools. “I was thrown into a cold shower every night, sometimes after being raped”, the frail 50-year-old indigenous mother of six said, …

Residential Schools

Jamie Oliver goes veggie: six things we learnt about the chef

Jamie Oliver held a question-and-answer session on Mumsnet this week. Here is what we learnt, from how he is trying to cut down on meat to his favourite naughty treat<p>Celebrity chef Jamie Oliver held a <b>webchat on parenting forum Mumsnet</b>this week, where he answered questions on everything from …

What would you pay to be happy?

The source of our happiness is closer than ever to being located, measured and commodified. Alex Renton meets the ‘psychoeconomists’ and asks, have they created a monster?<p>The happiest man in the world is a 67-year-old Buddhist monk called Matthieu Ricard. He starts his day sitting in a meadow in …

Neuroscience

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How to Shoot in Low-Light Conditions Without Using Flash

Photography is all about capturing the subject beautifully in the available light. Sometimes as a photographer you have more than optimum light …

Digital Photography

How A Computer Can Anticipate Users’ Needs (Without Driving Them Crazy)

Yahoo Aviate’s Paul Montoy-Wilson on the future of search and how it will transform everyday decisions.<p>When you walk into a restaurant, why doesn’t your phone silence immediately, sensing that you’ll be enjoying the company of the people you’re eating with rather than receiving calls? Or when you …

What does wine sound like? You’re about to find out

Bafta-award-winning musician Nick Ryan has created soundscapes to show the world what he hears when tasting wine<p>The sound of mung beans falling onto a plastic tray may not immediately trigger thoughts of sparkling wine.<p>But according to composer Nick Ryan the noise is the closest representation to …

Five Useful Lightroom Keyboard Shortcuts

Adobe makes life easier for Lightroom users by building in keyboard shortcuts. You probably know some of the more important ones by heart (e.g.: T to …

Keyboard Shortcuts

I watch therefore I am: seven movies that teach us key philosophy lessons

Photograph: PR/PR<p>Can there be an ultimate answer to Ida’s question, ‘and then?’ ... Ida<p>276<p>http://static.guim.co.uk/sys-images/Guardian/Pix/pictures/2015/4/13/1428943719057/c78e4aa5-04be-4507-b8d1-a77aa235ec3c-460x276.jpeg<p>460<p>Photograph: PR/PR<p>Can there be an ultimate answer to Ida’s question, ‘and …

Stray Dog Spontaneously Joins Swedish Team Competing in 430-Mile Amazonian Race

Right before a four-person Swedish team was scheduled to hike, kayak, and bike a grueling 430-mile endurance race through the Amazon rainforest, they sat down for a quick meal together. That's when teammate Mikael Lindnord noticed a tattered, miserable-looking stray dog. Feeling sympathy for the …

35 Weeknight Vegetarian Recipes to Embrace #MeatlessMonday

These hearty vegetarian mains prove going meatless isn't all salads.<p><b>With so many tasty, hearty vegetarian</b> options, it's never been easier to skip the meat for a day or two. These vegetarian mains are filling and fast enough to get on the table tonight.

Cooking

Visual Storytelling Tips & Tools for Creative Photographers

Visual storytelling is, as the name suggests, a narration done through visual means. It is one of the most powerful communication methods available …

Why Leaving Your Comfort Zone Can Be So Rewarding

You’ll lead a more fulfilled life<p>Comfort can lead to laziness, and as we’ve already touched on stepping outside of our comfort zone can lead to heightened activity and optimal performance.<p>Comfort may feel good in the short term, but as Ran Zilca, explains on Psychology Today, sacrificing …

Study shows humans are evolving faster than previously thought

Results of largest ever genetics study of a single population could also help refine dates for major events during human evolution<p>Humans are evolving more rapidly than previously thought, according to the largest ever genetics study of a single population.<p>Scientists reached the conclusion after …

Evolution

How to Transfer Your Photos Onto Wax Candles

Here’s an idea for a fun weekend project and/or personalized gift: make some custom candles that feature your photographs. It’s actually incredibly …

Candles

Do your genes determine your entire life? | Julian Baggini

Some scientists claim that new discoveries have proved free will is an illusion. Nonsense, says Julian Baggini<p>Whenever you read stories about identical twins separated at birth, they tend to follow the template set by the most remarkable of them all: the “two Jims”. James Springer and James Lewis …

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