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You Don’t Need a Studio for Pro Portraits — Make the Most of What You DO Have

My name is Nick Fancher and I am a Columbus, Ohio-based commercial and portrait photographer. I specialize in lighting — specifically with the use of …

Getting the Best Colors in Your Portraits

Portraiture in photography is an art involving not only compelling composition and posing, but an effective use of color. Many photographers shoot in …

50 Award-Winning Wedding Photos That Will Blow You Away

All we can say is WOW.<p>Wedding photography is an art form and these photos are proof.<p>On Monday, Junebug Weddings released the 50 winners of their annual Best of the Best Wedding Photography Contest. This year, more than 10,000 images were submitted by photographers in 45 countries.<p>“From the …

Weddings

This train ticket loophole will save you hundreds of pounds

<b>Thought you got a deal on that train ticket? You might want to double check that.</b><p>Every day hundreds of people snap up the ‘cheapest fare’ option on …

10 of the best travel apps … that you'll actually use

No one needs a smartphone full of gimmicky apps. We’ve rounded up a selection of the best tools for the digital-savvy traveller<p>The updated 2017 version of the best travel apps<p>Citymapper<p>For a long time, whenever I was spotted using Google Maps to navigate London’s public transport network a friend …

Apps

Buy The Canon $400 Pro-100 Printer For $50 Right Now

The incredible deal that we discovered a few months ago is back for a very limited time. Right now you can get the Canon Pro-100 printer and 50 …

Horror Movie Locations You Can Actually Visit

‘Tis the season for pumpkin spice, Ugg boots, warm clothes, and hayrides. For some of us, that is. For others, nothing brings October home like cobwebbed, claustrophobic hallways, flickering lights, and the screams of the damned. If you’re from that second camp, take a look at these horror movie …

This is the most practical travel gadget you'll ever use

<i>The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships so we may get a share of the revenue from your purchase.</i><p>Amazon Whether for work or pleasure, traveling shouldn't be stressful. But if you're the type who can't stop using things with screens …

To Shoot or Not to Shoot - 50mm Portraits

Help me settle this ongoing argument. In his article, my good friend Neil Van Niekerk tells his readers "Fall out of love with your 50mm lens. Use it …

Photography

The 10 Best Countries In The World For Living Abroad

Ever think of moving abroad? Leaving your whole life behind for an island paradise or a vibrant city halfway around the world might sound like a dream, but for millions of expatriates, life abroad is a reality. Whether it's for a job, a better quality of life, or for love, there are plenty of …

Getting Ready to Move to Mars

Scientists are hard at work preparing to create humanity’s second home.<p>One day, when earth is destroyed by war or rising seas or a wayward asteroid, humanity will be extinguished—and along with it reality television, baseball stadiums, and thousands of recipes for guacamole, with and without …

Remains of Jewish victims of Nazi medical experiments found in France

Researcher uncovers test tubes at Strasbourg medical school containing human samples of Holocaust victims collected by Nazi doctor August Hirt<p>It started with a letter, a brief reference to samples taken from the bodies of Holocaust victims used in Nazi medical research. Decades later, the jars and …

Remembrance Day

Wedding Photography Trends to Try

Trends come and go, especially with weddings. So how can you tell which are worth trying when it comes to your big day pics? We chatted with some event photographers and videographers for their take on what fads are worth a shot.<p><b>Do ask your photographer about film.</b><p>Both newbie photogs and more …

Weddings

37 forbidden Instagrams from people who broke the rules to take the perfect photo

From England's Westminster Abbey to Egypt's Valley of Kings, to the Sistine Chapel in Vatican City, amateur photography is prohibited in some of the world's most spectacular locations, making sure these iconic and historic sites aren't overrun with selfie sticks and people posing for Snapchat …

Abu Dhabi

National Garlic Day: our very best garlic recipes

To mark National Garlic Day, we share our most delicious garlic-laced recipes, from chicken baked with a whole bulb to Nigella's garlic and cauliflower soup<p>Usually at Telegraph Towers, we roll our eyes at dedicated food days. National Ice cream for Breakfast day? Puh-lease. World Pasta Day? No need …

Food

The World’s Weirdest Libraries (Photos)

Camels, manta rays, and tree boxes—people have been getting creative to get folks to take out a book.

Manta Rays

Morning workouts are good for you

7 Reasons to Work Out in the Morning<p>Because who wants to blow off an ugly sweater party just to go to the gym?<p>With the holiday season in full swing, your after-work schedule is about to blow up. And let's be honest, every party invite you receive is just one more night you're not going to show up …

How To Photograph Lighthouses In The Landscape

Next time you are at the coast get your camera out and photograph a lighthouse.

Lighthouses

The best African rail journeys for 2018

Our rail experts offer a guide to the 10 best African rail journeys for 2018.<p>1. Rovos Rail<p>This luxury train of air-conditioned entirely en suite rooms with double or twin beds has to be the most comfortable way to see southern Africa – especially in a Royal Suite, which takes up half a carriage. …

RGB to CMYK: how to prepare photos for print in Photoshop

<i>In this photo editing tutorial we show you how to convert images from RGB to CMYK in Photoshop to produce perfect colour prints.</i>After processing a …

How To Make Soup from Almost Any Vegetable

<b>Choose and weigh 1 to 2 pounds of vegetables.</b> I had quite a lot of vegetables in my refrigerator. I chose the ones that needed to be used up the …

Download These $35 Worth Of Mac Apps Absolutely Free Today

The weekend is here, and as usual, we are bringing to you the goodness of some quality apps; apps that normally carry a price tag. If you are looking …

Chromatic Aberration - What is it and How to Avoid it

Understanding chromatic aberration, how to avoid it, and what you can do about it will help you improve the final quality of your images.

Festival of Books: Pros share tips on travel deals; panel set for Sunday too

<i>'More for Your Money: Finding Hotel and Airfare Deals" with Travel editor</i><p>Catharine Hamm, Fly.com's Warren Chang and Trivago's Jon Eichelberger takes place 10:30 a.m. Sunday at the Los Angeles TimesFestival of Books. Look for the Travel Smart Stage; the event is free.<p>If you're looking for a good …

Travel Deals

11 of the Most Stunning Aerial Safaris in Africa

<b>Take a helicopter, hot air balloon or scenic flight over Africa's desert, plains and thundering falls for unforgettable views of the iconic destinations.</b><p><b>BOTSWANA</b><p><b>1. A Scenic Helicopter Ride over the Okavango Delta</b><p>Believed to be the world's largest inland delta, this region is flooded by the Okavango …

13 Spooky-Looking Houses That Have Inspired Ghost Stories (UPDATE)

Photographer Seph Lawless is a master of the abandoned -- his frames are filled with eerie portraits of shopping malls, factories, homes. All dilapidated, all empty, all but forgotten. He usually travels across the United States via hybrid vehicle, equipped with a camera and a knack for finding …

Direct to Desktop: Camera Tethering in Adobe Photoshop Lightroom

Have you ever seen a high-powered fashion photography studio setup on TV? Maybe on a reality show, or a makeup ad: medium format digital cameras …

Macro Photography

10 death-defying trails you’ll still want to hike [pics]

One of China’s “Five Great Mountains,” Hua Shan holds religious importance, and various temples adorn its slopes and peaks. The hike includes steep …