Rob Freeman

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Wide-Angle Close-Ups For Exaggerated Perspective

“Before you break a rule, know how to apply it.” Let me repeat this: “Before you break a rule, know how to apply it.” Once you master the principles …

50mm vs 35mm vs 28mm: Finding the Best Lens for Street Photography

The 50mm lens has been the ‘standard’ for street photographers for ages, but is it the best option available? Maybe not. Kai wanted to find out, so …

A Guide to Vintage Lenses for Your Nikon DSLR

Throughout its history, Nikon has (effectively) never changed its lens mount; a Nikon F2 produced in the ’70s has the same mounting ring as the new …

Straighten That Horizon and Keep Those Pixels

Every once in awhile a grab shot comes along where everything works but the horizon is askew. To fix a crooked horizon, the standard procedure is to …

50+ Of The Best Images Of The Year Announced By National Geographic

The National Geographic has been showcasing world's best photography for years and 2016 is no exception. The magazine has just announced its Best …

Pangolin

How to Speed Up Your Lightroom Editing By Using Anchor Photos

One of the ongoing pain points of being a photographer is the time we spend editing. Don’t get me wrong, I love turning a flat image into something …

10 Ways To Improve Your Website Design

Website design is a tricky skill to master. You have to be able to meet the needs of your customers, while producing something that the search engines are going to love. That means you should look into how you use royalty free stock photos, how you put together your menu bar, and the backgrounds …

Have You Seen Gravit, a Free Alternative to Adobe Illustrator?

Marketers have long known that images are the ultimate online marketing power-up. They attract attention, hold that attention, and increase …

Small Business

Forget HDR Software - 5 Ways To Blend Any Exposures In Photoshop

<b>Article By Jimmy McIntyre</b><p>In this week’s tutorial, I show you 5 ways to blend any exposures in Photoshop. Anyone who has followed my website and blog …

Awesome Art Picks: Spider-Man, Punisher, Wolverine, and More

Each week we search and gather up the coolest comic book art you won't see in actual comics. The reason you won't is because professional artists often draw sketches for fun or commissions and post them on their websites, blogs, and Tumblrs. Some artists even arrange commissions through their sites …

A 10-Minute Meditation for Finding Center

<i>By: Jai Sugrim</i><p>This guided 10-minute breath-based meditation is accessible for all levels, and will help you find a new sense of center and weightlessness.<p>Suspend your sense of time, commitment, and distraction with this 10-minute breath meditation, led by long time yoga teacher, Jai Sugrim. Set …

Meditation

The Truth About Overnight Success And 5 Ways to Relax the Pressure For Success

I don't often use the word "hate" because it's a waste of energy, but in 2013 something I read in The Answer, by John Assaraf caused me to pull that "H" word out.<p>Assaraf says for any idea, there is a gestational period that goes with it, much like a baby gestating in the womb for nine months before …

Thirst Aid Kit

In today’s edition of sounds weird, tastes good: Meet coffee lemonade.<p>The combo of acidic coffee plus tart citrus might not sound great, but cold …

7 Camera Apps Better Than the One on Your Phone

You might not give much thought to the app that snaps all those photos on your phone, but you don’t have to stick with the tool Apple or Google (or …

Mobile Photography

3 Meditation Hacks for People Who Can’t Meditate

What if I told you that in just 10 to 20 minutes per day, you could improve immune function and memory, increase focus, and even physically change …

Simon Pegg defends decision to make Sulu gay in ‘Star Trek Beyond’

Star and co-writer of the upcoming <i>Star Trek Beyond</i> Simon Pegg has responded to George Takei's disapproval that his old character Hikaru Sulu will be …

‘Master of Photography’: A Major New Photo Competition TV Show

“Master of Photography” is a new TV show that aims to do for photography what American Idol did for singing. Created by Sky Arts, it’s the first TV …

Photography

7 Tools That Will Help You Do More Productive Design Work

We are huge fans of beautiful, elegant design—but not always of the time it takes to make something beautiful. Luckily, there are a number of tools …

A Brief Guide to Color Management for Photographers

Digital photography was supposed to be simple. We take a photo, upload it to our computer, share it with friends and print it on our inkjet printer. …

Make This Portable LED Light Panel and Take Better Pictures

Lighting is everything, so build this DIY light panel to give your photos a boost.<p>Don't let poor lighting ruin an otherwise great photo. A portable LED fill light can add the extra dash of illumination you need, and if you don't want to pony up for a new one, you can make your own. Check out the …

How to look sexy | Faby and Carlo

Is there a secret on how to look sexy? Actually there are a couple. They are not secret and they may require some courage, or the right dose of …

DIY Pop-Up Bench Dogs!

Bench dogs. Bench cookies. It may sound like we’re eating at a summer cookout but these terms refer to two common workbench accessories. If you’ve ever noticed strategically-placed square holes around a woodworking or other workbench, those are called dog holes and they are designed to accept …

Get the Most Dynamic Range from a Single Raw File

Do you like dynamic range? Let’s put it this way, are you a fan of the Shadows and Highlights sliders? Getting great tonal definition is a big part …

Lucille Ball is the reason we have 'Star Trek' — here's what happened

The comedy icon's company, Desilu Productions, was responsible for Gene Roddenberry's original "Star Trek" series.<p>Desilu was one of the largest independent production companies in Hollywood and of course was the driving force behind Ball's star-making vehicle "I Love Lucy," which ran from 1951 to …

Star Trek

How To Create and Apply Vintage Effects With Photoshop Actions

<i>Practical Photography is the world’s best magazine for photographers who want to improve their camera skills. Whether you’re an absolute beginner,</i> …