Mel Adams

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10 Tips for Getting Hired as a Photographer, From Industry Pros

What are photo editors really looking for from professional photographers? And how can you make connections with potential clients and land gigs? We …

The Biggest Legal Mistake Photographers Make

Whether photography is your bread and butter, or something that you’ve started out doing casually with machinations of eventually picking up a few …

10 quick landscape photography tips

<i>Improve your photos with our expert help. Here are 10 quick landscape photography tips to help you give your pictures a breath of fresh air. Whether</i> …

Spring Photography Tips

Spring and autumn are my favorite seasons for taking photographs. In spring I feel more invigorated after the winter and more inclined to get out and …

New on Netflix Streaming: January 2015

With the new year comes a slew of new movies and TV shows on Netflix, and everyone's favorite streaming service is adding some great titles in January 2015.<p>On the movie side, a bevy of box-office heavyweights are being added to the instant mix, including Disney's live-action "101 Dalmatians," Jim …

Caribbean Adventures Worth Leaving Your All-Inclusive For

Sometimes you need an adventure that gets your heart thumping, a thrill to remind you that deep down inside you're still as fun and gutsy as you were when you were 20. These Caribbean adventures are the adrenaline-awakening experience you're looking for. They'll have you sweating through your …

Safari Experiences Around the World

I think we are all clear by now that I am a serious Africa-phile. That said, I do sometimes get the itch to travel somewhere other than Africa. But, wherever I travel, I still look for that "safari" type of experience. For me that means small properties in amazing and remote natural settings, …

How Visiting the Anne Frank House in Amsterdam Made Me Feel

<i>The Diary of a Young Girl</i> was the first coming-of-age story I'd ever read.<p>Thankfully, I got my hands on it years prior to a mandatory school assigned reading (as a young voracious reader, I ate those up too - but for some reason those assigned books always lacked shine).<p>Anne's diary hit me hard.<p>I …

The Ultimate "City of Cats" (PHOTOS)

Yes, yes, yes, I know! The Internet is full of cats. Cats are cyber-everywhere, and this travel piece is no exception, but I want to tell you where you can plan your next vacation to be guaranteed a cute-kitty overload in real life (not just on the Internet at work).<p>For an ailurophile world …

The 10 American Spots To Visit In 2015 Might Surprise You But Go There Anyway

It's time to book a vacation... to Queens.<p>That is, at least according to the fine folks at Lonely Planet, who have released their "Best in the US 2015" list. While there are plenty of good reasons to always go to New Orleans, the same can't be said for western South Dakota or even the Mount Shasta …