Ricky Burton

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How to prep your home for summer storms

We survived last winter’s bombogenesis, but we’re not in the clear. Every season brings its challenges. This <i>is</i> New England, after all.<p>Protect your …

Home Improvement

Three Action Quick Tips

Many photographers equate the word action with sports photography. It obviously applies, but it’s not the only aspect that’s applicable. Action is …

Nature Photography

Here Are 25 Terms Every Photographer Should Know

If you're new to photography, you were probably recently excited to start learning how to create gorgeous images when you were suddenly blindsided by …

Photography

8 tips to give your photos an authentic, cinematic feel – Learn

<i>Have you ever watched a movie so visually compelling that you wanted to replicate it through your photography?</i><p><i>Giving an image the cinematic treatment</i> …

Cinematography

Five ways to simplify your landscape photography and tell a more compelling story

It's a common phrase not only in photography, but in many facets of life, that you ought to keep things simple. It's good advice but how can you …

Landscape Photography

Shooting series #3 - Long exposure water

Dive into using long exposure times to blur motion and create unique water photographs.<p>Let’s take a look at the popular technique of using long …

Landscape Photography

Why Lens Coatings Are So Important: These Lovely Layers Are More Than Just a Pretty Face

Among the most aesthetically satisfying features of a good lens is the lovely color of the front glass. Check out the ads trying to lure you to new …

Inventions

How to Combine Multiple Exposures to Create a Unique Waterfall Image Using Photoshop

Waterfalls are by far one of the most popular subjects for landscape photographers and for good reason: they show off both the power and beauty of …

Landscape Photography

Why Every Landscape Photographer Needs a Tripod

There’s no doubt that as a landscape photographer you need to invest in a tripod. Sure, you might not always use it and there are scenarios where …

Landscape Photography

How to shoot conceptual photography

Conceptual photography is a type of fine art photography that is hard to define since it transcends the definition of genres such as portraiture, …

Landscape Photography

Night Light™ Chamaecyparis

Chamaecyparis obtusa 'Conschlecht' PP24666<p>A striking evergreen shrub with a dense, rounded habit, it tolerates full sun with no noticeable burn in …

Gardening

Tips for landscaping like a professional

Landscaping

Gardens: what to do this week

<b>Plant this</b> The pretty pincushion flowers of astrantias start blooming this month. They tolerate sun or partial shade if the soil is moist, reaching 50-90cm tall and self-seeding if happy. The breeders have had a field day with this plant: try deep pink ‘Roma’, dark red ‘Hadspen Blood’ or pale pink …

Gardening

Daily Growing Tips and Advice: Squash Vine Borer Madness

The squash vine borer is not common along the west coast, but for the majority of the United States it’s a common pest. The larvae burrow deep into …

Gardening

Gardening: Water gardens are wonderful anytime of the year

The Garden of Eden had a river running through it and, ever since, nearly all memorable gardens have had water features.The first formal gardens, …

Gardening

The next best thing to seeing plants is reading about them - and these books don't disappoint

Most of us, I hope, would agree that plants are just the most wonderful things. And that although it’s hard to beat looking at beautiful plants, or even better growing them, reading about plants and the people who love them is pretty good too. Which is why the past year has been such a treat, with …

Books

Say Adios to Aphids: 5 Organic Pest Control Techniques

When you’re growing, well, just about anything, there’s one pest that rears its head time and again: the ever-present aphid! These tiny, soft-bodied …

Gardening

Lawn Aeration Basics – Tools and Tips | Times Square Chronicles

Lawn Aeration Basics – Tools and Tips<p>Every lawn owner aims to achieve a greener and healthier grass. This can be simply done by maintaining all the …

Gardening

Rose breeder David Austin's garden secrets

Look at a rose bred by David Austin and you may assume it has been wreathing cottage doorways and filling vases since time immemorial. And yet Austin’s blooms, known as English roses, burst on to the scene only in the 1960s. Over many decades, he learned to cross the beauty and fragrance of the …

Judi Dench

Posh patios and porches

"Enjoying the great outdoors" no longer equates with "roughing it." Companies are designing and manufacturing a great variety of comfortable, fun and …

Landscaping

How To Get An Awesome Plaid Lawn, Like The One At The Royal Wedding

The grass is always greener on the Windsor Castle side of the fence. But not for long.<p>There was no shortage of things vying for your attention during …

Windsor Castle

How to Successfully Grow Lady's Mantle: A Field Guide to Planting, Care, and Design on Gardenista

Plants & Seeds<p>Gardening 101: Lady’s Mantle<p>by Clare Coulson<p>Plants & Seeds<p>Garden Superheroes: 10 Best Problem Solver Plants<p>by Michelle Slatalla<p>Plants & …

Plants

Daily Growing Tips and Advice: Quick Cucumber Growing Tips

Once the warmth of summer comes on, cucumbers are a favorite addition to summer salads and sandwiches. Growing cucumbers at home is surprisingly …

Gardening

Yardsmart: How to maintain privacy in your backyard through planting

You can't sunbathe nude when neighbors look down onto your patio or backyard. They can watch every move you make, and you don't want to see them …

Landscaping

success with self-seeders

<b>Tamsin Westhorpe celebrates self-seeders and offers advice on getting the best out of these generous plants</b><p>Foxgloves are a typical cottage-garden …

Gardening

10 Garden Ideas to Steal from Denmark

Mild winters, cool summers, and flat stretches of landscape bordered by sandy shoreline characterize the growing conditions that gardeners in Denmark …

Landscaping

17 Refreshing Design Ideas For An Outdoor Shower

A cooling outdoor shower adds a splash of refreshment to your yard.<p>There's nothing more luxurious than a property with an outdoor shower. Whether it's minimalistic or more of a statement-making design scheme, an outdoor shower sets the tone for relaxation on a hot summer day. Get inspired by these …

Interior Design

Kelly Brook's garden has to be seen to be believed

<p><b>Kelly Brook</b> has wowed <i>This Morning</i> viewers by taking them on a tour of her beautiful five-acre garden. The <i>Loose Women</i> panellist was inspired to learn …

Landscaping

Sunday Gardener cares for Japanese maples

Sunday Gardener cares for Japanese maples<p>Updated: 10:21 AM EDT Jun 18, 2018<p>Hide Transcript Show Transcript<p>WEBVTT >> GOOD MORNING AND WELCOME TO YOUR …

Conifers