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If You've Googled "Why Do I Fart So Much?," This Post Is For You

I've never shared this with anyone, but I might as well go for the bang and tell the entire Internet. I once had an extremely embarrassing, mentally scarring issue with gas. I was basically farting all day long.<p>I was constantly bloated, flip-flopped between constipation and diarrhea, and the smell …

Wellness

The best couch co-op games to play with your valentine

Can your love survive the Overcooked kitchen?<p>If a candlelit dinner isn’t you and your significant other’s style, why not prove your love this Valentine’s Day by gathering around your console to solve a tricky puzzle or explore a dangerous dungeon? Your partner both takes the edge off a crushing …

Indie Gaming

How to Use Split Toning in Lightroom to Accentuate Your Colors

The process of split toning dates back to the days when photography involved chemical baths.<p>In the digital darkroom, aka Lightroom, split toning is …

Tutorials

Try this exercise to realize your romantic compatibility with your partner

<i>People talk a lot about how crucial compatibility is for a relationship, but not everyone agrees on what that means. Similar hobbies? A shared love …

7 Tips to Strengthen Any Relationship

Source: Ilene Cohen<p>​<i>“Happy marriages are based on a deep friendship, mutual</i> <i>respect</i> <i>and enjoyment of each others company.”</i> –John Gottman<p>I was taking my …

17 Lazy Date Ideas For You & Your Boyfriend Or Girlfriend That Are Still Really Fun

Who doesn't love lazy days? Oh, wait, I mean <i>self-care</i> days — days when you shut yourself off from school or work and enjoy doing absolutely nothing …

Amazon Fire TV

When Opposites Attract - INFPs and Compatibility with ENTJs and ESTJs

Opposites often attract, there’s no doubt about it! We are naturally attracted to people with strengths and abilities that balance out our …

How to Live with More Intention in 2018

Happy New Year! Looking ahead at 2018, our team is inspired to take a step back and double-check our intentions for our work.<p>In December, I talked to …

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 …

Street Photography

Seven things deeply intuitive people do differently

Steve Jobs once said that intuition is more powerful than intellect. As it turns out, Jobs was onto something, and the scientific community backs him …

These Are the 8 Types of Friends You Need in Your Life

Do your friends sometimes disappoint you? Ever feel like there is something missing in your relationships? You’re not alone.<p>Tom Rath and the Gallup …

Watch: Little Editing Tricks That Can Make a Big Difference in Your Video

Is your video lacking something? You don't always need to make big, dramatic changes to your edit. Sometimes, all it takes is a little …

Tutorials

Watch This Bokeh Shootout Between Full-Frame and Crop-Sensor DSLR Cameras (VIDEO)

One important consideration when comparing cameras with different size sensors is the depth of field they provide and how they render out of focus …

20 Lightroom tips on mastering the tone curve

<b>In our latest technical masterclass, James Paterson gives us his 20 essential tips on how to get to grips with the most powerful tone curve tool that</b> …

Tutorials

The Best Solo Board Games

When board game night falls through, you can always rely on these.<p>Traditionally a group activity, board games are a great way to spend an evening …

Board Games

How to Take Your Landscape Photos to the Next Level

Landscape photos are a dime a dozen these days.One look at places like Flickr and Instagram, and you'll see a lot of really bad landscape photos.But …

Landscape Photography

7 Texts To Send Your Partner To Make Them Smile At Work

I have this great habit of dating guys who travel a lot for work. I think a part of me likes it — I get to retain my independence and time alone with …

Manipulative people brainwash their partners using something called 'perspecticide' — here are the signs it's happening to you

Living with a controlling or abusive partner is confusing and draining. They blame you for things that weren't your fault, or that you didn't even do, and you become isolated from your friends and family in an attempt to keep the abuser happy.<p>The way you see the world can also completely change, …

Sociology

20 Cute Questions To Ask Your Crush Over Text To See If You Have Texting Chemistry

It's hard to strike the right note when you're texting a recent crush, and having some questions to ask your crush can help you get them to open. It …

When You SHOULD NOT Use Three-Point Lighting

Three point lighting is the first thing you learn about in your lighting classes. But is three point lighting a thing of the past? Probably not, but …

Portrait Photography

This App Lets You Upload to Instagram Directly From Your Desktop

Windowed is a simple new app that finally lets you upload to Instagram directly from your Mac or PC desktop.<p>Created by photographer and programmer …

Attracting the Cancer Man - What's He Like?

The Cancer man tries to hide his emotional vulnerability, but it's there for all to see. He naturally attracts those who want to mother him and is at …

Which Zodiac Signs Are a Love Match?

Dating Tips Depending on Sun Signs<p>Some zodiac signs have more love chemistry than others. Here are the twelve zodiac signs, along with a breakdown on …

5 Flirty Questions To Ask Your Crush While Texting To Get Their Attention

Texting with the person you're into can be super fun. But things can get stressful once you've gotten past all of the platonic chit-chat and are …

Follow These 7 Commandments for Great Photo Walks and Be a Better Photographer (VIDEO)

There are often interesting photo opportunities lurking just outside one’s front door, and in the video below you’ll learn how to shoot great images …

This Is How Long You Really Need to Hold a Plank to See Results

Hint: It's not as long as you think<p>The concept of a plank is pretty simple: You hold yourself up in a pushup position for a set period of time to tone your core, glutes, and hamstrings. But while you probably already know how to do a plank, you might be hazy on how long you should actually hold one …

How Exposure Bracketing Works

There are times when it’s difficult to decide on what the ideal exposure should be to get the best image of a scene. It may be that you don’t have …

Landscape Photography

Here’s a Map with Up-to-Date Drone Laws For Every Country

Obeying local law when flying your drone is paramount, but those laws vary from country to country – with some not allowing drones in at all. To help …

Create Unique and Dramatic Black and White Images With This Technique

There are approximately 2,374,890 (and counting) ways to create a black and white image. However, this technique stood out to me a bit for its …

Tutorials

15 Essential Camera Shots, Angles and Movements

Sareesh Sudhakaran has divided 15 essential camera shots into three groups of 5 each: Angles, Shot Sizes and Motion. Together, you can create an …

Portrait Photography