Lisa Kertz

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I’m Back From Vacation. Now What?

Extra photos for bloggers: 1, 2, 3<p>Vacation time’s almost over! Your phone and camera are filled with photos from all your fun trips…what now?<p>You …

Stevie Nicks

23 More eBooks For Photographers That Are Completely Free

The internet is a wealth of information. So much information, in fact, that it can be a real pain trying to sort the useful from the not-so-useful. A …

Sponsored – Improve Your Figure Drawing with a Free Online Class From Craftsy - The Fox Is Black

Learn how to bring figure studies to life on paper, when you enroll in the online Craftsy class “Figure Drawing: An Essential Guide” for free today. …

24 Ways to Make Doing Your Hair Incredibly Easy

From the editors at Cosmo.com, fun and unusual ways to cut down on your styling time.<p><b>1. Make sure your style stays put by flipping the bobby pin over so the wavy side is against your head.</b><p>If you have a hard time keeping your hair in place, try flipping the bobby pin over. The straight side is …

Watch Boxing Legend Sugar Ray Robinson Dance with Gene Kelly

Sugar Ray Robinson was one of the greatest fighters to ever slip on boxing gloves. He owned the welterweight title from 1946 to 1951, and in the …

Rhode Island

How World War I Launched Mapmaking at National Geographic

The far-off battles of WWI created an appetite for maps—and National Geographic was at the ready.<p>In the summer of 1914, Americans began reading news accounts of a conflict that would soon be called the Great War—and that would draw the United States in three years later.<p>But it was <i>National …

Pictures of the Week 7.17.14

Why You Should Be Shooting RAW In One Simple GIF

Any experienced photographer will be able to tell you the indispensable utility in shooting RAW as opposed to JPG. If you just got a new camera or …

The 2015 Color Trends You NEED to Know Now

Design color trends<p>We asked 11 top designers to predict the design color trends of the upcoming year. From olive greens and bright patterns, to "Monet meets Molly Ringwald," these chic combinations may be the next big thing.

Sanibel, Florida: A Small World Apart

Off the West coast of Florida, many magical spots line up for best beach, best shells, best wildlife, best kitschy feeling, and best quiet times. Sanibel Island wins all those prizes. It's a secret-no-longer-a-secret, as a lot of tourists already found the pretty island, but it is still very …

Sea Turtles

What Mixing Alcohol With Energy Drinks REALLY Does

Illustrated by Gabriela Alford.<p>You may have a vague idea that mixing booze with caffeine isn’t exactly the best choice for your health (something …

Restaurants' Dirtiest Secrets

<i>Photo courtesy of jmhilde/myBudgetTravel. Article by Robert Firpo-Cappiello of Budget Travel.</i><p>From the classiest Parisian eateries to humble Hong Kong Street carts, from NYC delis to the Bay Area's tastiest trendsetters, every restaurant has its own, um, special way of doing things. Unfortunately, …

Budget Travel

Tutorial: Everything You Need to Know About Using Auto Exposure Bracketing

Exposure bracketing is the practice of taking several exposures – at least two, usually more – of the same scene. With each exposure taken, the goal …

This Night Sky Timelapse Video Will Take Your Breath Away

What is it about timelapse videos that makes them so fascinating? They compress hours of footage into seconds, speeding up the pace of things as we …

5 Unique Photography Apps for iOS and Android You Should be Aware of

Smartphone photography may have its detractors, but its proponents are all that really matter; they keep the mobile phone photography community alive …

Apps

MIT Offers Documentary Photography and Photojournalism Course for Free Online

It’s not unusual for colleges with large open-source programs to put out a number of courses free for the world to browse through online. In the past …

Amazon Kindle Update

Inside Flipboard / June 4, 2014<p>Now that the latest Kindle Fire HDX tablet is out, Amazon fans can make magazines on Flipboard and curate articles …