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Here's the Best Way to Sharpen Portraits in Photoshop, According to Tutorial Resource Phlearn

Phlearn is a great photography educational site that provides helpful tutorials on a range of topics, mainly centering around Photoshop and Lightroom …

Tutorials

White House: No Red Flags In Multiple Jackson Background Checks

Despite Trump team's efforts, nomination appears stalled<p>The White House on Wednesday continued defending embattled Veterans Affairs Secretary nominee …

Donald Trump

My teen years were spent in radical right-wing groups. The paranoia was intoxicating.

It’s hard to recognize myself when I look back at that time of my life.<p>We called ourselves “the Constitution Defenders” and we wore anything that looked military: camouflage, civil war uniforms, tricorn hats. There were about a dozen of us, teenagers and even younger, and we met on Sundays after …

Gun Control

Amazon Spent Years Learning What It Takes to Do Great Work. These 4 Steps Contributed Most to Its Success

"Skill is overrated," says Jeff Bezos. These four things are not.<p>Yesterday, Amazon founder Jeff Bezos published his annual letter to shareholders, and it's got some great advice for anyone who is striving to do great work.<p>After commending Amazon employees for their commitment to excellence, and …

Self-improvement

I'm a millionaire who creates zero jobs. Why do I pay less tax than you?

Our tax code is deliberately designed to reward money over work, and the corporate tax cut financially rewards companies for moving money and jobs overseas<p>In 2013, just a few years after the 2008 financial crisis, I was part of BlackRock’s Financial Markets Advisory Group working for the Greek …

Income Inequality

Natural light vs Off Camera Flash CHALLENGE ft. Jessica Kobeissi

In this video, Jessica Kobeissi and Manny Ortiz photograph the same model using different techniques. She uses the natural light available in the …

Natural Light

Light Painting Car Interiors (Full Walk-through Photography Tutorial)

This is my first try to shoot car interiors, I used ice light 2 to light paint the car's interior & ended up with 8 different exposures that I …

Light Painting

Here's How to Use the Auto Settings in Lightroom To Make Your Images Instantly Pop (VIDEO)

The below Lightroom tutorial is so short and to the point, it doesn’t need much set up. In the video, Photoshop expert and photographer Benjamin …

Tutorials

Attorney diGenova calls for Rosenstein to be fired

Former federal prosecutor Joseph diGenova, who was set to join President Donald Trump's legal team, on Wednesday night called for the firing of Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein, telling Fox News that Attorney General Jeff Sessions has an obligation to dismiss his second in command.<p>DiGenova …

‘How Long Can We Last?’ Trump’s Tariffs Hit Home in the U.S.

CP Industries just got an expensive lesson in the unintended consequences of protectionism.<p>Based in McKeesport, Pa., the company makes seamless vessels to store gases at high pressure — steel cylinders of up to six tons that it sells to the likes of the Navy, NASA and T. Boone Pickens’s Clean …

Ronald Reagan

Use A Smarter High Pass Filter to Sharpen Your Photos

Sharpening an image with a high-pass filter in Photoshop is a simple way to make the image pop. But what happens if you've sharpened your image and …

Tutorials

China Has the Cards to Call Trump's Bluff

When a card player doubles down on a high-stakes bet, is that a sign of strength, or an over-played hand?<p>That's what investors have to ask after …

China

Former Postmaster General Says Trump Is Completely Wrong About Amazon

Patrick Donahoe worked with the United States Postal Service for a total of 39 years until his retirement in February of 2015, serving the final …

Donald Trump

Have Better Conversations With the "Rule of Three"

The secret to being a good conversationalist—one people enjoy talking with, and whose company they seek—is very simple. It's talking with them, not …

Body Language

A Beginner's Guide to Photoshop Blending Modes

Want to get better at Photoshop quickly? Master Photoshop blending modes to improve your photo editing skills immediately.<p>This great video from Serge …

Tutorials

Create a Movie Trailer Voice in Adobe Audition

This video shows how to record your voice directly in Adobe Audition and then tweak it to sound like the guy you've heard with that famous movie …

Tutorials

Stormy, don't worry about violating your NDA

<b>(CNN) —</b> Donald Trump's favorite hammer in his bully-boy toolbox is the nondisclosure agreement, backed by million-dollar penalties for each violation. His legal team uses it to cow less sophisticated or less wealthy adversaries into silence.<p>Take the case of Stormy Daniels, the porn actress who says …

Donald Trump

Trump’s view of public service: Officials serve him, not the public

Between 2009 and 2011, I briefed almost every political appointee to enter government at the start of their tenure on what it means to be a government employee, and the responsibilities that came with the office. I had one overriding message: Whatever you came into government to do — whether to …

Donald Trump

What Is Donald Trump Hiding?

A report that the president had senior White House staff sign non-disclosure agreements is the latest reminder of how much he conceals from public view.<p>Donald Trump has little regard for the privacy of the masses. During the 2016 campaign, he bought access to psychological profiles of millions of …

Donald Trump

Photoshop Tutorial: Blending Multiple Exposures for Car Photography

It’s official! Moe Zainal is ISO 1200’s first official collaborator. Welcome aboard!<p><b>Who is Moe Zainal?</b><p>Moe is an awesome Automotive & Car Photographer …

A whopper of an alternative fact from Sarah Huckabee Sanders

White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders fed reporters and the public a whopper of an alternative fact at Thursday’s media briefing, denying that President Trump said something that is, in reality, on tape.<p>Fox News Radio’s Jon Decker tried to pose a question that he said “has to do with a …

Donald Trump

Larry Kudlow may have been more wrong about the economy than anyone alive

It was the eve of the biggest economic collapse since the Great Depression. Many on Wall Street worried that a recession loomed and that the housing bubble was bursting.<p>And then there was Larry Kudlow, the man President Trump just tapped to be his top economic adviser.<p>“Despite all the doom and …

Economics

Darren Aronofsky Delivers His Ten Commandments of Indie Filmmaking

The visionary director's SXSW keynote was a wide-ranging masterclass on the art of making movies, pushing filmmakers to bring their unique visions to …

Filmmaking

Larry Kudlow: An Alcoholic, A Cocaine Addict, And President Trump’s Pick For His Economic Advisor

The White House was rocked last week when President Donald Trump’s chief economic advisor, Gary Cohn, announced that he would be the latest member of …

Lara Trump’s claim that Trump has appointed more women than any other president

<b>Maria Bartiromo:</b> <i>“The president actually has a lot of women in his administration.”</i> <b><br>Lara Trump:</b> <i>“Yes, the most of any president I believe, and, one of the, I think the first, to have a woman in charge of the campaign, so there you go.”</i> <b><br>— exchange on Fox Business Network, March 8, 2018</b><p><i>“.@realDonaldTrump</i> …

Donald Trump

Porn star offers to repay $130,000 in dispute over alleged Trump affair | Reuters

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The adult-film actress who claims she had an affair with Donald Trump before he became U.S. president offered on Monday to return $130,000 (£93,550) that Trump’s personal lawyer paid her in what she said was hush money to remain silent about the alleged relationship.<p>Actress …

Donald Trump

White House vows to help arm teachers and backs off raising age for buying guns

The White House on Sunday vowed to help provide “rigorous firearms training” to some schoolteachers and formally endorsed a bill to tighten the federal background checks system, but it backed off President Trump’s earlier call to raise the minimum age to purchase some guns to 21 years old from 18 …

Guns

The Last Temptation

How evangelicals, once culturally confident, became an anxious minority seeking political protection from the least traditionally religious president in living memory<p>One of the most extraordinary things about our current politics—really, one of the most extraordinary developments of recent …

Religion

We finally know the purpose of the mysterious Seychelles meeting between Russians and Trump associates

<i>Sign up for the latest Russia investigation updates here.</i><p>Special counsel Robert Mueller has reportedly gathered enough evidence to conclude that the January 2017 meeting between an associate of President Donald Trump, a Russian banker, and a representative of the United Arab Emirates in the …

Donald Trump