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Outdoor Photographer Michael Carr Will Inspire Your Next Trip to Utah

Michael Carr isn’t your average digital marketing specialist. While he works on the digital team for a tourism board during the week, he spends most …

Hiking

The scientifically proven explanation for why better gun control really will stop school violence

On the 19-year anniversary of the Columbine school shooting, the US honors the National Day of Action to Prevent Gun Violence in Schools today (April 20). Debating the best way to control gun violence in the US often seems like a daunting exercise. But social science research points to a simple …

Guns

The Hour of Land: Terry Tempest Williams on the Responsibility of Awe and the Wilderness as an Antidote to the War Within Ourselves

“Awe is the moment when ego surrenders to wonder.”<p>In his stirring meditation on what makes life worth living, Walt Whitman asked: <i>“After you have exhausted what there is in business, politics, conviviality, love, and so on — have found that none of these finally satisfy, or permanently wear — what</i> …

National Parks

The massive new study on race and economic mobility in America, explained

Even black men born to wealthy families are less economically successful than white men.<p>Black Americans experience dramatically lower upward mobility than white Americans do — a difference that appears to be driven largely by significant economic disadvantages among black men.<p>These conclusions come …

Demographics

Oklahoma Republicans are tearing themselves apart as they confront the economic wreckage of their policies

Oklahoma spent eight years under full GOP rule, with Republicans controlling the governorship and the legislature, passing a fully ALEC-compliant …

Five Helpful Tips for Better Wide Angle Landscape Photos

Every focal length has its own challenges, and when it comes to wide angle lenses, creating effective compositions can be particularly difficult. …

Understanding Focus Stacking and How to Use It for Maximum Depth of Field (VIDEO)

Minnesota-based photo instructor Vincent Ledvina has a unique ability to simplify confusing photography concepts and illustrate how to use them with …

On its 100th birthday in 1959, Edward Teller warned the oil industry about global warming

Somebody cut the cake – new documents reveal that American oil writ large was warned of global warming at its 100th birthday party.<p>It was a typical November day in New York City. The year: 1959. Robert Dunlop, 50 years old and photographed later as clean-shaven, hair carefully parted, his earnest …

Climate Change

The past year of research has made it very clear: Trump won because of racial resentment

Another study produces the same findings we’ve seen over and over again.<p>More than a year after President Donald Trump won the election, there are still some questions about what drove him to victory: Was it genuine anxiety about the state of the economy? Or was it racism and racial resentment?<p>Over …

Donald Trump

This Auto Bracketing Technique Delivers Perfectly Exposed Photos Every Time (VIDEO)

One way to make sure you nail a perfectly exposed image under difficult lighting conditions is to bracket shots by making what you think is a …

Why Incompetent People Think They’re Amazing: An Animated Lesson from David Dunning (of the Famous “Dunning-Kruger Effect”)

The business world has long had special jargon for the Kafkaesque incompetence bedeviling the ranks of upper management. There is “the Peter …

15 Tips for Composing Your Photos by 4 Veteran Photographers

Here’s a 7-minute video by Advancing Your Photography that shares 15 tips for composing your photos from 4 masters of photography: Chase Jarvis, Bob …

Photography

How segregation leads to racist voting by whites

Political scientists use new tools — and draw on psychology — to explain how and why “social geography” shapes attitudes.<p>Although there can be debate about the details, there’s little doubt that attitudes about race and immigration played a central role in the election of Donald Trump. On survey …

Maricopa County

Jeff Sessions could appoint a special counsel for the fake Clinton-uranium scandal

Republicans are desperate for a way to distract from Trump’s Russia problems.<p>Attorney General Jeff Sessions is contemplating appointing a special counsel to investigate a wide array of Republican grievances — including a thoroughly debunked charge that Hillary Clinton wrongly gave Russia 20 percent …

Donald Trump

A Complete Guide to Lightroom CC

Adobe recently released the latest version of the desktop version of Lightroom, which is now dubbed "Lightroom Classic CC." Alongside it, they …

Road Trip Diaries: 6 incredible stops between Boston and Portland, Maine

With golden-sand beaches to complement its classic lobster pounds and clam shacks, quaint fishing villages, antique shops and picturesque …

New England

Want to understand how big pharma helped create the opioid epidemic? Read this report.

A new, blistering Senate report shows how one opioid company misled patients and insurers to sell its drug.<p>A major pharmaceutical company lied and misrepresented its powerful opioid product for profit, putting people at risk in the worsening opioid epidemic, according to a new bombshell report by …

Medicine

10 Best Hotels in Key West

1 of 10<p>Pier House Resort & Spa<p>Advertisement<p>2 of 10<p>The Gates Hotel<p>3 of 10<p>Southernmost Beach Resort<p>Advertisement<p>4 of 10<p>Ocean Key Resort & …

Key West

Maps show Hurricane Harvey flooding is worse than you thought

We knew the destruction from Hurricane Harvey was bad, but this interactive map of Houston's floods show exactly how severe it is.<p>Online maps have already changed the way we move around in the world. But now, a project called U-Flood promises to show us exactly how bad the flooding from Hurricane …

Extreme Weather

Best Ways To Manage the Tedious Instagram Image Compression

Ways To Manage Instagram Image Compression<p>Rating:<p>5.00 based on 1 Rating<p>August 27, 2017 By Michael Moodie<p>Ways To Manage Instagram Image Compression …

Tutorials

Lightroom Export Settings for Instagram

If you’ve been wondering what the best Lightroom export settings for Instagram are, this video is for you. As of July 2017, Instagram has an image …

Tutorials

11 Free Apps I Couldn't Live Without as a Photographer

This is not your typical list of must have photography apps — no Snapchat, Instagram, or Photoshop here. Although you might not have heard of many of …

Get 4x5 Quality With A DSLR

<i>The 4x5 view camera was, for many years, the tool of choice for many landscape photographers. Its large negative offered unparalleled resolution and</i> …

How Trump Could Get Fired

The Constitution offers two main paths for removing a President from office. How feasible are they?<p>Hours after Donald Trump’s Inauguration, a post appeared on the official White House petitions page, demanding that he release his tax returns. In only a few days, it gathered more signatures than any …

Donald Trump

Editing Landscape Photography (Panoramas and HDR)

Following his Snowdonia trip last year, quite a few of you asked for a tutorial showing how Sean Tucker edited the shots, so this... is that.

Photography

Interactive Photography Tools

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Here’s How to Use Exposure Blending in Photoshop to Make Your Landscape Photographs Pop (VIDEO)

We’re all familiar with the common dilemma when shooting landscape photos where a compromise has to be made between a blown-out sky and an overly …

Before You Plan a Vacation, Check the Weather With This Handy Map

GIF<p>If you’re not sure exactly where you want to go on your next vacation, or you know where but are flexible on when you go, this interactive map …

Weather

To Be an Exceptional Boss, Here Are 11 Things You Must Give Your Employees | Inc.com

Think about a boss you truly respected. Think about a leader you truly admired. Think about a leader you not only loved to work for, but <i>with</i>.<p>What sets that person apart from every other boss?<p>Simple. They <b>gave</b>: generously, selflessly, and without expectation of return. They gave because their …

Positive Thinking

School of Visual Arts’ YouTube Channel is Full of Amazing Photo Lectures

If you’re always on the lookout for great educational, inspirational, or just plain interesting photography content online, you need to visit the …

Photography