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Why the secret to productivity isn’t longer hours

Alex Soojung-Kim Pang noticed that he got more done on sabbatical than at work. His latest book is about the benefits of rest and shorter working days<p>Alex Soojung-Kim Pang is a consultant in Silicon Valley and a visiting scholar at Stanford University. He writes about technology and its cultural …

Creativity

Light Painting the Outline of a Person with Long Exposure Photography

Unlike most photographers, Jason Page creates his images in complete darkness. After experimenting with long exposures of the moon reflecting over …

How To Shoot A Milky Way Time-lapse

If you’ve ever wondered how the heck to photograph, much less create, a time-lapse of the Milky Way; this video by Rhino Camera Gear explains the …

Learn how to read your histogram and nail exposure in just 2 minutes

Histograms are handy things. They either confirm that you’ve nailed your exposure or let you instantly see if you need to adjust. But, they can be …

Tutorials

Why Long Exposure Photography Is So Much Fun, but So Hard to Get Right

The first time I saw streaky clouds and silky smooth water, I knew I needed to learn how to do that. However, after buying my first neutral density …

Landscape Photography

How to Use Photoshop to Edit Landscape Images | Photoshop Tutorials

Feel free to share and favour this post as you see fit!<p><b>How to Use Photoshop to Edit Landscape Images – The Sheep’s Mountain | Photoshop …

Tutorials

A guide to nailing focus and depth of field

Focus and depth of field are those kinds of topics that can quickly confuse newer photographers. When we’re just starting out, we think we know what …

Landscape Photography

Crispy, Clean Cauliflower Pizza Crust

A lot of people think that you have to give up your favorite comfort foods to maintain a healthy weight.<p>I'll be the first to tell you, I LOVE PIZZA! So, I would never give it up but instead, I enjoy it whenever I want. I just use a healthier recipe. It's that simple!<p>The pizza crust is typically the …

10 Things to Keep in Mind When Stacking Time-Lapse Images

Shooting time-lapses can be a good skill to have as a photographer and as a video producer. I like shooting nighttime traffic. It gives me an urban …

Landscape Photography

This Roasted Turmeric Cauliflower Is Jam-Packed With Flavor and Nutrition

<i>The health benefits of turmeric make this tasty cauliflower side dish a winner, from our friends at PaleoHacks.</i><p><b>It's uncommon for a dish to provide nutrition, flavor, and convenience, but this Roasted Turmeric Cauliflower is that rare powerhouse.</b><p>Served alongside your protein of choice, this …

3tags.org

Histograms Explained in 60 Seconds

While histograms can be found in both editing programs and camera functions alike, it’s surprising how one of the most valuable tools we have at our …

Everything you ever needed to know about shooting and editing timelapse

If you ever wanted to get into timelapse, but didn’t know where to start then Bloomberg documentary filmmaker, Griffin Hammond is here to help.<p>In …

Videography

Rosemary Sweet Potato Stackers #Recipe

<b>Ingredients</b><p>2 tablespoons organic butter, melted<br>2 tablespoons coconut oil, melted<br>2 tablespoons grated parmesan cheese, plus extra for garnish<br>1 …

Chickpea Chorizo Tacos [Vegan] - One Green Planet

<i>If you enjoy recipes like this, we highly recommend downloading the Food Monster App, it's available for both Android and iPhone and has free and</i> …

How to Approach Photo Editing in Adobe Lightroom: MasterClass

We’ve shared a number of videos that help you sharpen your Adobe Lightroom skills. This time, we’ve got a full-length Lightroom course from Tim Grey. …

Tutorials

How to Use Manual Focus Lenses

My first digital camera was a Nikon D90, and, as with the other 23 changeable lens cameras I’ve owned since, it was intended for autofocus. You’re …

Cameras

Depth of Field Explained

When you focus your camera, the area around the focal distance will also be in focus. But this can fall of to blur quickly, or slowly. The acceptable …

Before and After Post-Processing of Travel and Fine Art Photography

Peter Stewart is an internationally published photographer that specialized in travel and fine art photography. To understand how to take awesome …

Essential Equipment for Timelapse Photography

<i>This is part 3 of a series on</i> <i>timelapse photography.</i><p>Let’s review some of the most important gear you can use with timelapse photography. This is the …

Time-lapse Photography

Choosing the Right Record Format for Timelapse Photography

<i>This is part 4 of a series on</i> <i>timelapse photography.</i><p>Your camera offers two or even three ways to make a timelapse movie. The method you choose will …

Time-lapse Photography

How to Take Star Motion Night Sky Timelapse Photography

If you’re a fan of shooting timelapse and have been wondering how to get stunning videos of the night sky, this tutorial will make everything crystal …

Reference: A Photography Cheatsheet for Remembering the Effects of Aperture, Shutter and ISO

New to SLR photography? This single graphic makes the "exposure triangle" clear<p>In ten years of running a photography rental studio, I've learned to …

Video: French Cities Come to Life in Mayeul Akpovi's Time-Lapse Movies

These mesmerizing time-lapse videos by photographer Mayeul Akpovi allow you to see several French cities like never before. Combined with captivating …

France

The Top 20 Must-Do Adventures In California

Written by Anna Cohen, Contributor and Explorer for The Outbound Collective<p>When you think of California, the first things that come to mind might be movie stars, avocados, and tech. But if you love outdoor adventure, then California has so much more to offer. With the Sierra Nevada Mountains, …

A Complete 30 Minutes Night Timelapse Tutorial That Covers Everything You Need To Know

Taking a time-lapse is a complex task. Unlike a photo, which you can chimp and (usually) retake, retaking a time-lapse is not as trivial. This is why …

A Dozen Banana Recipes to Make You Happier and Healthier

Aching for ways to be healthy without sacrificing on flavor? Check out these awesome banana recipes that will make you feel healthier AND happier!

Food

Learn: HDR

Master Photomatix Pro Version 6 — Free HDR Hangout Today - Don’t miss today’s free event! Join us for an in-depth look at all the new features in …

6 uses for high ISO settings you may not know about

Most photographers appreciate the relationship between image quality and low ISO settings, and will endeavor to stick to the lowest sensitivities …