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Manic And Depressed, 'I Didn't Like Who I Was,' Says Comic Chris Gethard

Comic Chris Gethard knows what it's like to feel hopeless and alone. He tells <i>Fresh Air</i>'s Terry Gross that he has experienced depression so severe that it led to suicidal thoughts. "I didn't like who I was," he says. "I spent a lot of my life regretting who I was, which is a sad thing to …

How I Capture Genuine Moments with Complete Strangers

I’ve got a love/hate relationship with lifestyle photography. Lifestyle photography for me photos that feel like candid moments where a person is …

Grand Canyon

Back to Basics: A Long Exposure Photo and Processing Tutorial for Beginners

Hey everyone. Matt Kloskowski here from Kelby Media Group. First off, thanks so much to everyone over at 500px for giving me the platform of their …

How to create a cinemagraph in Photoshop

If you haven’t been living under a photographic rock lately, you’ll probably have heard about Plotagraph. It’s a new system which allows you to give …

Why am I not finding the blog post? Reshaping INDIHOPE

<b>Disclaimer</b><p>Dear Reader, if you have come across here from a different blog post, then it means the blog that you are looking for is no longer …

What drugs the kids are using and why

If you remember your days as a teen or have a teen in your life, you are probably aware of the role drugs play at that age. <b>In fact, there’s a good</b> …

University of Michigan

How To Have An Orgasm Without Being Touched

Could you imagine what it would be like to have an orgasm without being touched?<p>I had a conversation with a friend who's had this experience, so like an eager student of the universe, I sent out this half-joking request: "Dear God, tomorrow I'd like to have an orgasm, in a way that will pleasantly …

Tutorial: How To Edit Ice and Snow In Your Landscape Photos

<i>Ignacio Palacios is best known internationally for his travel and landscape work. He has been continuously traveling around the world since 1998 but</i> …

Quick Tip: How to Remove Reflections in Eyeglasses with Photoshop

When capturing a portrait, eyeglasses can be a really reflective pain. Fortunately, photographer and educator Scott Kelby put together a quick …

How to Photograph the Milky Way

If you live in a remote area with dark skies, you are one of the lucky ones; the lucky ones that get to look up on a clear dark night and see a thick …

Landscape Photography

The Akrasia Effect: Why We Make Plans but Don't Follow Through

Humans are prolific procrastinators. It’s easy to make plans and throw dates on your calendar, and yet it’s practically inevitable that you’ll let …

Via Negativa: Addition by Subtraction | The Art of Manliness

It’s a new year and people all over the world are making resolutions on how they’re going to improve themselves. Usually these goals consist of doing …

Self-improvement

What is prayer supposed to accomplish? – Benjamin Dueholm

‘Gods change up in heaven, gods get replaced, prayers are here to stay.’ So wrote the late Israeli poet Yehuda Amichai. Anyone not sharing his …

Faith

6 Easy Slow-Cooker Chicken Recipes

Fact: Making dinner in your slow cooker rocks. So the next time you go to plug in that Crock-Pot, pile in the ingredients for one of these six chicken dinner recipes. Whether you're craving Mexican, Asian, Italian or good old American home cooking, we've got you covered.<p><b>Chicken Teriyaki</b><p><b>Chicken</b> …

'Affluenza' teen: Seven ways you can prevent this parenting tragedy from happening at home

Ethan Crouch is back in the news.<p>In 2013, the Texas teenager killed four people and seriously injured two while drunk driving. On top of this tragedy, he was then treated leniently by the court because he was described as having “affluenza,” meaning that being raised indulgently by wealthy parents, …

Things You Should Know About Photography Competitions From A Judge's Perspective

Photography contests aren't for everyone, that's a given. And rightfully so–not everyone wants to parade their work around in front of a bunch a …

Panama declares independence from Colombia: archive, 7 November 1903

<b>7 November 1903:</b> The United States government is likely to recognise the de facto government of Panama<p>The whole of the Colombian force in Panama and Colon - some 460 men - has left the Isthmus in the mail steamer Orinoco, and the Department of Panama is therefore in the hands of the Revolutionists. …

How to Turn a Bad Day Around

Let’s face it. Life can be full of frustrations—an argument with your teenager over breakfast, a missed train, or even just a spilled coffee can make you wish you could crawl back into bed. How can you change your mood when you’ve started your day off on the wrong foot? How do you stop annoyances …

Self-help

These Zen Buddhist Koans Will Open Your Mind

"Out of nowhere the mind comes forth."<p>A koan is a riddle or puzzle that Zen Buddhists use during meditation to help them unravel greater truths about the world and about themselves.<p>Zen masters have been testing their students with these stories, questions, or phrases for centuries. Many koans can …

How to Drive a Stick Shift | The Art of Manliness

I can still remember the day I learned how to drive a stick shift. My dad and I were looking for a car for my sixteenth birthday. I had my eye on a …

Top 10 Things to do When Your New Camera Arrives

I recently found myself in the position of having to buy a new camera. It is an exciting time, but the new camera will take some getting used to.Once …

One Husband’s Response to Retouched Photos of His Wife

San Antonio, Texas-based boudoir photographer Victoria Caroline Haltom saw a Facebook post go viral recently after she shared an email she received …

12 Steps To Change Your Life, Tony Robbins Style

If you’ve never been to a Tony Robbins event or read his latest book, <i>Money Mastery</i>, you’re probably a little cynical about “that guy in the infomercials.” Which is fine. A little cynicism in an age of idolizing gurus is a healthy thing. However having just been to my first “Unleash the Power …

Self-improvement

5 Breathing Exercises To Relax Your Mind

It might not sound very important, but learning how to utilise our breath is essential to the health of our body and mind. Think about it: we take …

Meditation

7 lies you tell yourself that could impact your success

Some of the lies are harmless, but others hold us back. Those lies manifest themselves in little habits and patterns for problem solving and getting work accomplished that only seem to be effective.<p>Give yourself a chance to rethink the things you 'know to be true' to help you move forward in a more …

How to Bring Your RAW Images Into Photoshop the Right Way

If you're editing a raw image file in Photoshop, your first stop in most cases is Adobe Camera Raw (ACR), Adobe's raw development software for …

Secrets to Success From Elon Musk, Steve Martin and Mike Bloomberg

What are the secrets to success? Well, successful people work hard. But you work hard too, right?<p>And if you keep working harder and harder you’re …

Superbrain Yoga: 3 Minutes That Maximize Brain Power

I'm in!<p>A baby is born into the world with around 100 billion brain cells (neurons), give or take a few million. The brain is so important to the …

Pop photo: the commercial and fashion work of Caesar Lima

<i>Fluid, 2013. Photo by Caesar Lima</i><p>Commercial portraitist and product photographer Caesar Lima is absolutely fascinated by imaging technologies. His …

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