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Phottix drags Sony flash into the 21st century bringing it in line with Nikon and Canon

There’s no question that Sony make some ridiculously good cameras (don’t tell Udi I said that), but one of the things that seems to have let them …

No Studio? No Problem: 5 Simple Lighting Setups for Portraits On-location

<i>Take a Time Out with Tanya, art director & graphic designer turned commercial photographer who really just wants a break from her three kids. Sign up</i> …

Dining Rooms

Exercises to Improve Critical Thinking Skills | Synonym

To improve your critical thinking skills, learn to ask questions.<p>The concept of critical thinking refers to the ability to reason, reflect and …

How To Organize Your Life By Priority And Not Urgency

Lists, notes, follow-ups, calendars — these are all great tools to manage your ever-growing list of things you need to accomplish on a daily, weekly, …

Six Things You Need To Know To Have The Best Dog Ever

<i>Excerpt from Zak George's Dog Training Revolution: The Complete Guide to Raising the Perfect Pet with Love.</i><p>In my years as a dog trainer, I've learned that if an outcome to a behavior is positive, then a dog is likely to repeat that behavior, and if the outcome is not favorable, then that dog is …

Last Minute Deals: Adobe Digital Photography Training, Save 98%

Just a quick reminder for our readers that we still have a great deal on the Adobe Digital Photography Training bundle in our deals store.<p>The Adobe …

What We’re Reading This Summer

A few months ago, I started commuting to the office from a small town on Long Island. The train ride, with its cheerful, sunny mornings and hushed, purple evenings, has done wonders for my reading life. For the last week or so, I’ve been hurtling through “Here I Am,” the upcoming novel by Jonathan …

Books

Whither Adobe? Issues With Accurate Printing From Lightroom and Photoshop | Luminous Landscape

Over the past 25 years the photographic industry as a whole and Adobe in particular have invested a fortune of time, resources and money to …

Imaging

Spirituality Through Service

My grandfather Baba Amte, was born in 1914 and was called a 'fearless seeker' by Mahatma Gandhi. Born with a silver spoon in his mouth, he spent a quarter of his life as the son of a wealthy landlord, owning 4000 acres of land, a pet cheetah, a Singer racing car and a deep pen-friendship with Greta …

Spirituality

7 Game Changer EdTech Tools to Personalize Your Classroom

I was immersed in the “digital conversion” almost 10 years ago and it was extremely overwhelming for me. I suddenly taught fourth grade to 30 …

Education Technology

Amazon launches Singles Classics to resell timeless essays from top writers and magazines

Amazon this morning is introducing a new way to read short-form content on Kindle devices and in the Kindle app with the launch of “Singles Classics.” The service will bring articles, stories and essays from well-known authors and top periodicals – many available in digital format for the first …

Kindle

50 Books Every Woman Should Read Before She Turns 40

Consider this your life's library.<p>This list celebrates female writers who wrote coming-of-age classics as well as modern page-turners. They've won awards, provoked discussion, and ultimately their work has become cherished favorites on the bookshelves of many.

Books

11 essentials to take with you the next time you go hiking

<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>Summer is in full swing, giving us the opportunity to plan day trips out in the sun, enjoying the warm weather while it lasts. For many …

Backpacking

15 Habits That Put You On The Fast Track To Success

We all want the answers on how to be successful. We all want to enjoy our jobs and earn lots of money every week. Knowing how to get there is often …

Bear is a beautiful writing app for crafting notes and prose

<i>BetaList features the newest startups. Today, we take a closer look at a beautiful writing app for crafting notes and prose. Submit your startup to get featured too.</i><p>What is Bear?<p>Bear allows you to write everything from quick ideas to essays and even books, then send your work to just about anywhere …

Ten ‘lost’ books you should read now

As the revival of lost works takes the publishing world by storm, Lucy Scholes delves into the archive to uncover the best hidden literary gems.

Books

61 Words and Phrases to Eliminate From Your Business Writing Immediately | Inc.com

Author Clare Boothe Luce once said, "Simplicity is the ultimate sophistication."<p>Simplicity is one of the greatest and most elusive virtues I am constantly seeking as an entrepreneur, salesman and human being. It is a skill I constantly look to improve on.<p>How do you speak and write with greater and …

Writing

3 ways you can truly unplug on vacation

The solution? Unplug.<p>If a trip that disconnects you from the world sounds like exactly what you need, you're not alone. Research shows that just having a phone present distracts people from reality, and Intrepid Travel recently found the average traveler admits to spending about two hours of every …

Flying

Mesa Verde National Park has fascinating ancient cliff dwellings

Colorado is a well-visited state and a favorite among tourists. Winter activities include some top-notch skiing opportunities and resorts and summer …

Backpacking Gear Tips: 20 Beginner-Friendly Ways to Drop Weight (Without Breaking the Bank)

July 18, 2016<p>To many new backpackers, time spent on the trail can seem like a chore. You load up your heavy backpack with 40 pounds of gear until …

5 Ways To Maintain Running Fitness When You Can’t Run

We’ve all been there. You’re in the middle of a training cycle and suddenly you have a hiccup in your plans when a minor injury takes you out of the …

More Totally Awesome Tour de France Gear

We take a closer look at the parts that power the 2016 Tour de France

Tour de France

Time-Lapse Video of Grand Teton National Park Captures the American West at its Most Stunning

The summer is prime time to visit one of America's 59 national parks, but if you don't have a trip planned anytime soon, these beautiful time-lapse …

'Pulp Fiction' Gets Deconstructed in This Full-Length Film Analysis

Quentin Tarantino has made some spectacular films during his 24-year career, but none have been more talked about, dissected, and studied than <i>Pulp</i> …

Survival: A 'Paper' Day Planner And A Digital Calendar

<i>By: Susan "Honey" Good</i><p>It has been said by a wise man, "that life without organization and discipline is havoc." It is true.<p>Are you pleased with how you organize and keep track of your daily, weekly and monthly responsibilities? If you are anguishing please read further and learn how I saved my …

Productivity

My 10 Favorite DIY Projects!

Here are my 10 favorite DIY projects from Ryobi Nation! I have been posting DIY projects on Ryobi Nation for a couple years now but today I thought …

Sofa

7 Ways to Make Yourself a Better Editor

This story originally appeared on PR Newswire's Small Business PR Toolkit<p>Instead of relying on an editor to neaten up your writing, you can learn to be your own editor. If you have no experience editing, the best place to learn is with your own writing. Once you have an initial draft, use these …

Creative Writing

Watch: an 8K timelapse showing Grand Teton park in all its glory

Grand Teton National Park is in the northwest of the U.S state of Wyoming and it’s an eye candy. The park “<i>boasts an awe-inspiring array of pristine</i> …

What Clinton's college affordability plan could mean for you

Clinton's New College Compact proposes to eliminate tuition at in-state public colleges for students with family incomes of $125,000 or less, as well …

College & University

Why is there so much poetry in YA/teen lit?

From Walt Whitman in John Green’s Paper Towns to Dylan Thomas in Ally Condie’s Matched, YA ficton is full of poems and poetic references. Ciara Murphy wonders why<p>What YA novels have you read that have included poems or poetry as a key theme? Tell us by emailing childrens.books@theguardian.com or on …

Books