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Learn Photography With 99 Hours of Free Online Lessons From School of Visual Arts

If you’ve ever tried to <b>learn photography</b>, you can appreciate the value of expert advice. Nowadays you don’t even need to pay in order to learn the basics and improve your skills thanks to many free online resources from passionate industry professionals. One of the latest cost-free, inspirational …

Photography

Fresh Strawberry Butter

<b>A simple recipe for fresh strawberry butter. This sweet flavored butter is light and fluffy and is perfect for all kinds of quick breads, sweet rolls</b> …

Breakfast

U.S. customs to hire dozens of officers as foreign travel surges at LAX

With international travel to Los Angeles continuing to grow, U.S. Customs and Border Protection is for the first time in 10 years accepting applications for dozens of new officers to work at Los Angeles International Airport.<p>The numer of customs officers working at LAX has diminished through normal …

Flying

No Man’s Sky’s big multiplayer update launches in July

Get some friends together to race, build, and dogfight<p><i>No Man’s Sky</i>’s next major content update is out this summer, alongside its debut on Xbox One. On an Inside Xbox stream, Hello Games co-founder Sean Murray announced that both the Xbox One version and <i>Next</i> would launch July 24 — and it’s bringing …

No Man's Sky

Grilled Tilapia and Mango Salsa Recipe

"This is my boyfriend's absolute favourite meal. It is very easy to prepare, and goes great on top of lemon basmati rice. I like to present it by …

Fish

Mango Pico de Gallo

This recipe was created to pair with our Sweet-and-Spicy Salmon Taco recipe, but don't let us limit you. Serve it with grilled chicken, shrimp, or …

Cooking

Interview: Portraits of Heavily Tattooed People With and Without Clothes On

Photographed over the course of three years, Alan Powdrill‘s <i>COVERED</i> is an interesting look at tattoo culture and our perceptions of people with body art. As tattoos have become increasingly commonplace and mainstream, the old adage “don't judge a book by its cover” is proven to the fullest by …

Tattoos

Before-And-After Images Reveal The Simple Truths Behind Photographer’s Edits

Image by Katrina Yu and featured with permission<br>Photography is all about improvisation. In Katrina Yu’s case, that means doubling her backyard into a …

Photography

A New Rock Band in Kuala Lumpur

New Drone Tutorial – advance access for Passport Members!<p>I just put the finishing touches on a really awesome new video tutorial series on …

Kuala Lumpur

STREET NOTES: Mobile Edition / Clean Background Street Photography Assignments

Dear friend,<p>A simple street photography assignment you can try today from STREET NOTES MOBILE EDITION: shoot your subjects against a simple …

Leonardo Da Vinci

Four Settings Every Photographer Should Know on Their Camera

When it comes to our cameras most of us put a lot of time into researching which camera to purchase. We review websites like Fstoppers, read user …

Photography

Everything You Know About Introverts Is Probably Wrong. Here's Why

Being an introvert doesn't mean you like to spend all your time alone.<p><b>Some people think introverts avoid social situations.</b>• <b><br>This isn't actually true, they just need more time to recharge after a lot of social stimulation.</b>• <b><br>It's because they have a very low threshold for dopamine, so they are easily</b> …

Behavioral Sciences

This Cauliflower and Date Salad Is the Best Side Dish — Delicious Links

<i>Kitchn's</i> <i>Delicious Links</i><i> column highlights recipes we're excited about from the bloggers we love. Follow along every weekday as we post our …

Cauliflower

19 Artistic Journals and Notebooks to Keep You Inspired to Create

Albert Einstein, Mark Twain, Madame Curie, Frida Kahlo. What do these great names have in common? They all kept journals. And for many, there's still no greater satisfaction than spending the time to reflect and put pen to paper. People use journals for all sorts of reasons—to write their inner …

Albert Einstein

These Are the Best Camera Settings for Landscape Photography, According to Serge Ramelli

Serge Ramelli is a professional photographer and educator we turn to again and again for great photography tips and advice. In the below video he …

Landscape Photography

Virtual Console Is Not Coming To Switch, Nintendo Says

In the wake of news that the Nintendo Switch’s online subscription service will include a Netflix-like library of NES games, fans have been …

Retrogaming

$45 is all it takes to get all your favorite streaming content and a lifetime of free network TV

If you’re looking for the cheapest possible way to get the most entertainment you can after you’ve cut the cord, look no further. There are only two …

Televisions

How To Grow Unlimited Amounts Of Blueberries In Your Backyard

Blueberries are not only delicious snack but they are also very healthy fruit too. Whether you eat them raw, squeezed in your juice, added to your …

Gardening

Summer Flights to Iceland Just Dropped to $99

If your summer plans are still in flux, this deal may be awfully alluring. WOW Air is running a sale with <b>$99.99 one-way tickets to Iceland</b>, and you …

Flying

DC Comics’ new streaming service now has a name and a landing page

The platform, DC Universe, will also feature a live-action Swamp Thing drama<p>Last year, Warner Bros. and DC Entertainment announced they were launching a new digital streaming platform that would include both animated and live action series. Now, that service has a name — DC Universe — and an …

Comic Books

These 21 Fruits and Veggies Will Keep You Hydrated All Summer

You know you're supposed to drink plenty of water — conventional wisdom says eight glasses — to boost your energy levels, keep your skin looking its …

Nutrition

Why Do You Suck at the Business of Photography?

As creatives, we tend to live our passions with every fiber of our being and eventually, some of us try to make money at this thing we once saw as an …

Business Strategy

26-Year-Old Born With Extremely Rare Facial Defect Is Breaking Beauty Standards With Her Modeling Career

"Remind the world that everyone is beautiful." These are the words of Ilka Brühl - a 26-year-old woman from Germany, who took it upon herself to …

Beauty

Off-Roading Do's and Don'ts According to a Jeep Jamboree Expert

With spring in full swing and summer around the corner, learn what to do and what to avoid before hitting the trails.<p>Jerry PerezView Jerry Perez's …

Off-roading

A Beginner's Look at Using Filters to Get the Exact Landscape Image You Want

If you're new to landscape photography, you may be wondering about filters and their best uses. This great video will give you a look at shooting a …

Landscape Photography

Frequently Asked Questions About Long Exposure Photography and Their Answers

There’s no doubt that Long Exposure Photography is a popular technique amongst you; it’s the subject of our best-selling eBook, it’s the subject of …

Landscape Photography

How to boost your homemade smoothie game: A step-by-step guide

Sure, you could head to your neighborhood juice shop and order a $7 or $8 smoothie. Blending your own, however, is not only easier on your wallet, but you can customize to your heart’s content and make several batches at a time.

Food

An airline is going to pay 2 friends $4,000 each per month to move to Iceland and travel the world, accommodation included

Summer is around the corner, which means holiday planning for many people, and if you have some free time on your hands over the next few months, you could be in luck.<p>Budget Icelandic airline Wow Air is seeking two friends who would like to travel the world together this summer while blogging and …

Travel

If You Buy This Canon 50mm f0.95 on eBay, Know That It's Stolen

<i>Photographer Daniel Zvereff’s lens was stolen and is now being sold on eBay.</i><p>A few weeks ago, photographer Daniel Zvereff told me a story about how …

Artist Paints Imaginary Ecosystems Bursting With Colorful Flora and Fauna

Portland-based artist Yellena James creates kaleidoscopic, biomorphic artworks that resemble colorful ecosystems, filled with imaginary flora and fauna. With an aim to illustrate places that are “hypnotically familiar and yet hauntingly exotic,” James’ most recent ethereal universes explore …

Art