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100 Years of Kitchen Color Trends

From Apartment Therapy → 100 Years in the Kitchen: A Century of Kitchen Color Trends

Become a Better Photographer Today in 9 Easy Steps

It might be cliche to say, but the phrase "practice makes perfect" has a lot of merit.That goes for a lot of things in life, and photography is one …

Would you take a 'cruise' on a cargo ship?

The 'slow travel' aspect might be the best way to see the world.<p>Much of the fun of commercial cruises — the overabundant food, the goofy nightly …

Cargo Ships

Get to Know: Bisbee, AZ, One of the Coolest Small Towns in America 2017

A historic Arizona mining camp offers Old West glory with a quirky twist.

Camino de Santiago: How to walk Spain’s famous pilgrimage trail without roughing it

I have always wanted to walk the Camino to Santiago de Compostela but, as a single woman of increasing age and girth – and decreasing time and funds …

Adobe Debuts New Photoshop Tutorial Series on YouTube for Beginners

Adobe has launched a new Photoshop tutorial series for beginners on its YouTube channel, titled “3, 2, 1… Photoshop!”<p>The series is hosted by Adobe …

Photography Tips | Understanding In-Camera Metering For Better Exposures

If you don’t understand how your camera’s light meter works, you will likely be bewildered at its exposure choices when shooting in automatic or a …

Photography Tips

RoutePerfect: How To Plan Your Dream Trip to Europe

Looking to soak up the culture in Europe’s greatest cities, take strolls along narrow cobblestone lanes in time-warp villages, or sip rosé on sunny …

European Travel

How to find a campsite, Airbnb style

Hipcamp has unique options — including a farm or even a backyard!<p>If you love to camp (or you like to road-trip to cool spots in your camper van), you …

Travelling to Tokyo reignited this photographer’s love of taking pictures

Before a recent trip to Tokyo, Dutch photographer Patrick Ebu-Mordi found himself becoming more and more disengaged from the art of taking pictures. “After living in Amsterdam for so long”, he tells Lonely Planet, “I felt like there was nothing more to see. I’d been looking at the same things over …

Photography

The 7 Most Unique Restaurants in the World

Dining out can be fun and all (<i>Ooh</i>, look honey. They have a fish tank!), but we pretty much always know what to expect. That is, until we heard you …

6 Travel Apps That Industry Experts Swear By to Save Money

Industry experts swear by them<p>The last thing anyone wants to do is spend more money than necessary when planning a vacation. But luckily, there are …

Apps

This video series teaches you all the Photoshop basics for free

Popular YouTube channel TastyTuts, which specializes in graphic design and digital art tutorials, has published a free course titled 'The Complete …

Tutorials

How to Colorize a B&W Photo Using Only Lightroom

Photo colorization is usually done in programs like Photoshop, but did you know that you can achieve good results in Lightroom as well? In this …

Tutorials

How to Pose People Who Aren’t Models

If you’re a portrait photographer, you can probably relate to the challenge of posing friends or family—anybody who isn’t a model—and capturing …

The Top 10 Things I Wish I Had Known as a Beginner Photographer

Oh the road to becoming the best photographer you can be, you come across loads of useful information… and some not-so-useful information. Sometimes, …

Top 10

Photography on Safari: 10 Essential Tips

<i>by Simon Patterson</i><p>An African safari is a most exhilarating experience. Here are 10 tips for amateur photographers who want to make the most of their …

Wildlife

John Oliver Created a Warren G. Harding Biopic Starring a Creepy Wax Figure

The United States has been led by 45 different presidents in its illustrious history, but some of them get a lot more respect then others. After all, …

Warren G. Harding

Nail Your Dog Photography Action Shots Every Time

When it comes to photographing animals, one of the most technically difficult images to capture is the running action shot. This style of photography …

19 cool things to do in Lisbon on a budget

Belatedly. I finally got around to putting together a mini guide of some pretty cool things to do in Lisbon on a budget. I know Lisbon needs no …

How to take the perfect Instagram photo, according to someone with 100,000 followers

A few scrolls throw the flawless, pink dragon fruit lattes, thriving green house plants and intricate rainbow-coloured poké bowls that make up …

The 15 Coolest Airbnbs—All Under $100

Stay all around the world for cheap<p>There's nothing we dislike more about traveling than paying for an expensive hotel that we won't even spend any time in. Sure, certain vacations—particularly ones following grueling weeks of work or an especially intensive project—call for a lot of r&r with many …

Travel

The 4 Best Italian Road Trips

1. Amalfi Coast<p><i>For</i> Condé Nast Traveler, by Krisanne Fordham.<p>With its lush countryside, plunging coastlines, snow-capped peaks, and glittering lakes, Italy offers epic driving experiences for every kind of traveler. Here, we’ve put together our favorite Italian road trip itineraries — including …

Midcentury home with walls of glass asks just $159K

The 1958 home is located in a suburb of Grand Rapids, Michigan<p><i>Have a nomination for a jaw-dropping listing that would make a mighty fine House of the Day? Get thee to the</i> <i>tipline</i> <i>and send us your suggestions. We'd love to see what you've got.</i><p><b>Location:</b> Grandville, Michigan<p><b>Price:</b> $159,000<p>This lovely …

Back Button Focus: A Surprising Technique You Ought to Master

Rating:<p>5.00 based on 3 Ratings<p>May 9, 2017 By Blagoja Martinovski<p>Back Button Focus: A Surprising Technique You Ought to Master www.sleeklens.com<p>This …

Lighting tips: How to give your photos the famous National Geographic style

National Geographic photos are a synonym for exceptional photography. In this video from Advancing Your Photography channel, you will learn how to …

Photography

4 ways to freshen up your writing

<i>This article originally appeared on</i> PR Daily <i>in May of 2017.</i><br>PR pros write, edit, review and rewrite dozens of documents each day.Sometimes, all that …

40 web design freebies to make your life easier

In many ways, working in web design in 2017 has never been more challenging. But on the positive side, there have never been so many free resources …

Photoshop Trick: How to Swap a Photo Background Using Only Blend Modes

Here’a neat trick for you Photoshop lovers out there. If you’ve shot a subject in front of a gray background, you can actually swap that gray …

Exif is a clever tool that stops people from stealing your photos

(No, not that EXIF)<p>Image piracy has always been a major problem on the web. But a smart new tool called Exif — no, not <i>that</i> EXIF, which stands for Exchangeable Image File and refers to the data that gets embedded into an image — aims to solve it by borrowing the sharing behavior popularized by video …