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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

10 Hidden Lightroom Features That Can Change Your Editing Life

Sometimes we can use software for years without taking the time to dive deeper and unlock its full potential. Here’s a great 12-minute tutorial by …

Tutorials

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

17 Inspirational TED Talks on Motivation (Infographic)

Need a boost? These TED talks will get you excited and inspired.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>There’s no doubt that during your entrepreneurship journey your motivation will be put to the test. Whether it’s stress from family or finances, staying motivated can be …

Motivation

Worried About a Stock Market Crash? 5 Ways to Keep Your Money Safe

Use these strategies to protect yourself.<p>The Wall Street scare that spooked investors in February proved to be a false alarm, showing how risky it …

Investing

Buffett to Berkshire Shareholders: Be Prepared to Lose Half Your Money

There's a price to pay if you want long-term riches.<p>Few investors can match the track record of investing performance that Warren Buffett has …

One of These Photos Could Be Our Next Magazine Cover

Or, one of yours. Look at some of our editor’s favorite submissions so far, then send your own best shot.<p>Stunning, engaging, inspiring—these are just some of the factors we look for when choosing a cover photo for <i>National Geographic Traveler</i> magazine. Whether it’s from a surprising location or …

My Simple Joys in Life

Here are some of the simple joys in my life:• <b>The joy of walking</b>: I find great joy in walking. I treat walking like moving meditation — I love letting …

Street Photography

Top Road Trip Spots in North America, From a Man Who's Seen It All

1 of 25<p>Medicine Lake — Alberta, Canada<p>Advertisement<p>2 of 25<p>Tombstone Territorial Park — Yukon Territory, Canada<p>3 of 25<p>Salmon Glacier — British …

49 Unforgettable Bucket List Trips You Can Do On A Budget

If you like to travel, you probably have a bucket list of places you want to hit throughout your lifetime. If you've been under the impression that …

Read These 5 Books On Writing In Lieu of Spending $40,000 On An MFA

Back in the pre-Internet days, if you wanted to land an agent and a book deal you had two choices: spend a million dollars on postage cold-querying …

Photoshop Tips: Here’s How to Add Clouds & Enhance Colors for More Dramatic Landscape Photos (VIDEO)

One lesson all outdoor photographers learn is that there’s a big difference between a beautiful location and a great landscape photograph. That’s …

“This Is the BEST Way to Sharpen Photos,” Says Photoshop Expert Nathaniel Dodson (VIDEO)

Ask a bunch of photographers about the first thing they look at when opening images in Photoshop or Lightroom, and you’re likely to hear, “check the …

To Write Well, You Don't Have to Be a Genius (but You Do Have to Do This) | Inc.com

In August 2008, Scribes, an organization that "seeks to create an interest in writing about the law and to promote a clear, succinct, and forceful style in legal writing," honored the late Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia with its lifetime achievement award.<p>The award declared that the justice …

Writing

Incredibly Rare 'Super Blue Blood Moon' Is About to Appear For The First Time in 150 Years

You don't want to miss this.<p>If you were awestruck by the New Year's Day super moon, hold onto your pants.<p>On January 31, around midnight, the full …

Astronomy

10 Instagram Tools to Help You Build Your Following in 2018

Successful brands and influencers have used these tools in order to generate sizable Instagram audiences in no time.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>What do the world's best brands and most successful influencers have in common? One comonality is a massive Instagram …

Marketing

5 Long-Term Investing Opportunities You Can Bet on Now

Keep an eye on these trends.<p>In 1751, Benjamin Franklin wrote the 18th-century equivalent of a listicle. His essay "Observations Concerning the …

Demographics
Customer Service

2018 Is the Year to Finally Write That Book. Here's How to Start | Inc.com

As the CEO of a publishing company, one New Year's goal that I hear over and over again is "I want to write a book."The biggest secret I have to spill here? The struggle is not in getting started; it's in keeping the momentum going.<p>As with many monumental undertakings, the best way to keeping your …

Writing

Photoshop Tips: Here’s How to Select Hair and Move a Portrait Subject to Another Background (VIDEO)

One of the most difficult tasks when editing portrait photos is making a precise selection of a model’s hair. This becomes doubly challenging if you …

4 Facebook Algorithm Hacks to Revive Your Dying Organic Reach

Facebook plays a vital role in the success of most businesses. It serves as a way to connect with customers, share information about business …

18 small-cap stocks that analysts expect to rise at least 50% in 2018

<i>(This is the third in a three-part series on analysts’ favorite stocks for 2018. The series began with large-cap stocks and continued with mid-cap</i> …

Investing

25 Ways To Get Bigger: Proven Methods To Get The Muscle Fast

EVERY GUY WHO walks into the gym has an aspiration to get bigger. That presents the gym-going guy with an age-old problem: How do you do it?<p>To help …

How to Easily Use RGB Curves to Tone Your Photos

RGB Curves can be an intimidating photo editing tool that’s difficult to wrap your mind around, but they’re powerful and worth learning. Photographer …

What to Post on Each Social Media Platform: The Complete Guide to Optimizing Your Social Content

This story originally appeared on Buffer<p>Not all content needs to be shared everywhere. And not all content is suitable for every social media platforms.<p>It’s all right to post entirely different things on different platforms. In fact, it might even help you to boost your engagement.<p>For example, if …

Infographics

Forget Hacks -- Here Are the 2 Things You Need to Do to Grow Your Following on Social Media

Many social media tricks exist, but these are two valuable tactics that will help you grow on any platform.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Social media platforms offer such a significant advantage to entrepreneurs -- with 2.3 billion active users on Facebook to target …

Marketing

Every investor needs to know these 12 valuation ratios

An uninformed investor: "This stock is so cheap! The current stock price is only $0.50!"<p>A smart investor: "Umm…the stock price means nothing. Your stock's EBITDA multiple is negative!"<p>I know. Cheesy example. But hopefully, it gets the point across. Just because the stock price is trading under $1 …

Investing
Self-help
Self-help

This tip will save you hours of color matching in photoshop

Here is a quick little tip that can save you hours and hours of color matching in photoshop. Surprisingly, it does not involve reviewing real colors …

Tutorials