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Break up Google

There are several ways to carve up Alphabet, the holding company of which Google is by far the largest and most important piece.<p>The particular lines …

Apple Just Revealed the Secrets to Taking Perfect iPhone Pictures

Struggling to take your photography game to the next level? Then fear not, for help is at hand. Apple has just launched a new website brimming with …

PHOTO 101

Dear friend, I wanted to write you this book on how to take better photos. I know you started off with your iPhone, and started to show keen interest …

24 Ridiculously Clever Ways To Organize Your Crafting Supplies

The better for crafting, my dear.

10 Creativity Quotes to Kick Off Your Year

<i>For many of us, 2017 was a doozy, but we here at Brit + Co are ready to hit refresh in 2018! Follow our Hit Refresh series through January for new ideas, hacks, and skills that will help you achieve (and maintain!) those New Year’s resolutions.</i><p>If accessing your creative side is one of your …

Stanford Professor puts his entire digital photography course online for free

When it comes to the list of digital imaging pioneers, Marc Levoy is one of those names that belongs right near the top. His work has led to many of …

Digital Photography

Harvard Has a Free Online 12-Module Digital Photo Course

Want to learn photography from Harvard? (Yes, that <i>Harvard</i>.) It turns out you can easily do so, even without being a student. The oldest institution …

Learning

Clip & Snap Smartphone Camera Lenses: 5-Pack | TNW Deals

Expand your smartphone's camera capabilities with these five camera lenses, offering a brand new horizon of functionality. Take more unique and creative photos by simply clipping one of these lenses to your phone's camera. Want a few different looks? No problem, the lenses are easily removed and …

Mini-shootout: $900 smartphone vs. $3,000 DSLR, round three

It’s still not a match at the extremes, but it’s definitely “good enough.”<p>The smartphone-vs-DSLR shootout has become something of a tradition here at …

Snowflake macro photography

My main hobby is taking closeup snowflake pictures. Real snow crystals are amazing objects for macro photography, thanks to their beauty, uniqueness …

29 incredible close-ups of snowflakes shot with a homemade camera rig

Russian photographer Alexey Kljatov is a master of snowflake photography. After using a homemade rig with inexpensive equipment to take stunning close-ups, Kljatov's snowflake photos went viral in 2013.<p>But he hasn't stopped capturing amazing photos, and now his images are more stunning than ever. …

Kit lens masterclass for new shooters - Part 2

In Part 1 we looked at the potential issues and problems relating to kit lenses, now tis the time to turn our attention to the terrific upsides of …

A Beginner’s Guide to Aperture Priority Mode and Exposure Compensation

One of the difficulties of being a beginning photographer is relying on your camera’s automatic mode to make all the decisions regarding exposure on …

Video: A Simple Visual Explanation of Shutter Speed, Aperture, and ISO

If you need a simple, straight-forward explanation of how the digital camera captures photos, look no further. This creative little animation by …

The Camera In Your Pocket: How To Take Better Photos With Your iPhone

What you’ll discover in this 92 page eBook<p>In this 92 page eBook you’ll learn how to master three basic steps for better iPhone photography:<p>How light, …

Airfare hacks: 5 ways to fly for less | CNN Travel

Editor's Note — This article was originally published in September 2016.<p>(CNN) — Frequent fliers know that in the competitive world of modern airlines, it takes a skilled player to spot the good deals among the gimmicks.<p>In this episode of Business Traveller, we meet with bloggers and aviation …

Retire for Half the Cost in These 5 Countries

If you're getting close to retirement, but you're planning on working an extra couple of years because you just "don't have the money," think again. …

European Travel

13 more European cities you never thought to visit (but really should)

19 photographs that will convince you to visit the world's happiest country

How Your Car's AC Works, and How to Recharge It When It's Dead

Finally, someone explains how air conditioning works in a way you'll completely understand.<p>Air conditioning is a modern automotive miracle when it's working. And when it's <i>not</i> working, you'll feel like a punk for having paid for a luxury item you can no longer use. Luckily, recharging your car's A/C …

Luxury Lifestyle

Cheeky Video Explains The Entire Universe In Just Over 4 Minutes

From atoms to the solar system, it's all there.<p>Need some help in understanding the universe? Then check out this entertaining -- and slightly risqué -- video by British YouTuber Exurb1a, who does his best to break it all down in just over four minutes.<p>Exurb1a's humorous whistle-stop explainer …

How to Wax Your Car

Get in the habit of giving your car a regular wax or polish and you'll thank yourself later.<p>Regular car waxing will improve your vehicle's look and prolong the life span of its paint. Learning how to wax and buff your car properly can save you a bunch of money over time.<p><b>What You'll Need</b><p>You'll need …

50 essential free resources for your graphic design projects

When it comes to being a designer, you’ll always need to stock up on graphics, stock photography and fonts as well as rely on other helpful tools to …

Claire Danes Wore An Insanely Incredible Light-Up Ball Gown To The Met Gala

2016 Cinderella goals.

Scientists Are Streaming a Live Video Feed of The Mariana Trench Right NOW

Your front-row seat to the deepest place on Earth.<p>Scientists just estimated that Earth could contain as many as 1 trillion species, an incredible …

Sea Level

20 incredible hotels where you can stay for less than $200 a night

We've found digs that offer everything from sexy rooftop bars and infinity pools to award-winning restaurants and buzzy bars.

The Cheapest Places to Travel for Each Month of the Year

Domestic: Los Angeles<p>You can save 33 percent on hotels in the city of angels this month, when the nightly average rate for four-star properties dips …

How to cut anything out in Photoshop

Making selections in Photoshop gets easier with each passing year thanks to better tools. But, there are times when more precise selections are …

There is a correct order to show your children the Star Wars movies

Let's say you grew up watching the <i>Star Wars</i> trilogy, then had children sometime after 1999, when George Lucas started releasing the prequels.<p>When …