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Our Favorite Photographers Tell Us Exactly What Gear To Splurge On For The Holidays

I’m a big proponent of saying “It’s the wizard, not the wand,” with regards to camera gear. I firmly believe it, too. Unless you focus your efforts on understanding light, framing and general composition, you’ll be hard pressed to capture something enticing. You could have a top of the line $50,000 …

Want better iPhone photos? Shoot raw

If you love taking photos, one of the best features in iOS 10 is the ability to capture in raw.<p>Raw photos are images captured straight from the sensor without any processing. Usually when you take an image on your phone -- or any camera -- noise reduction, white balance and sharpening are all …

Mobile Photography

Adobe Updates Lightroom CC, Adds Reference View to the Develop Panel

Adobe has finally updated Lightroom CC. Besides support for a whole slew of new cameras and lenses, there is a brand new Reference View interface …

The Netflix Travel Documentaries You Need to Watch Now

Sometimes a spot of television is all that's needed to help stoke even the most dormant of wanderlust.<p>While Netflix, the popular video-streaming …

Travel

7 skills you should have on your résumé if you want to land a work-from-home job

Remote jobs require a particular set of skills, though, regardless of what kind of job it is. One thing to keep in mind is that the tech industry tends to have the best remote job openings and the most variety.<p>Learning tech skills makes you more qualified for more of those job openings, though …

Employment

How To Find Great Design Online: A Complete Shopping Guide

The best design destinations the web has on offer.<p>Clicking “add to cart” may never be as pleasurable as browsing in a beautiful store, but in the age of overnight shipping and endless products at our fingertips, shopping for high-quality design online has never been easier. Design museums–like …

NASA Has Compiled a List of the Best Air-Cleaning Plants for Your Home

Many of us spend most of our time indoors, so it’s important to cultivate a space that’s a healthy one. A simple—and beautiful—way to do this is through houseplants; they add some green to your home while being an effective way to purify the air.<p>NASA hardly seems like the organization that would …

Plants

How to Dodge and Burn in Lightroom

In these videos, you will learn everything about how to Dodge and Burn in Lightroom by using the adjustment brush.<b>Read the full article: "How to</b> …

Tutorials

Here Are the Must-Stream Movies of October 2016

Forget the falling leaves. Stay cozy inside with your TV.<p>The movie theater will be full of must-see films in October—but, you know, going to the movies takes a lot of effort. And money. And motivation. Why not stay home instead, where streaming an awesome drama, comedy, or thriller is as easy as …

I quit my high-paying job to see the world. But was it worth it?

If you’re prone to jealous pangs, I suggest you look away now. The author makes no apologies for the unbridled joy contained within.<p>Eight months ago …

The 20 best movies on Amazon Prime you've probably never heard of

Netflix isn't the only one in the streaming business.<p>With Amazon Prime, you can buy a discounted pair of sneakers and stream some great movies as well.<p>Amazon Prime contains a wide selection of new and old movies. To be honest, they are better than some of their competitors at getting new movies not …

Liverpool

The 10 most valuable career skills you can acquire in your spare time

In other words, they evaluated a ton of different skills that companies look for in their job postings and then evaluated how much higher those jobs paid on average than similar jobs that <i>didn't</i> include those skills.<p>For example, a lab technician job that includes a requirement for the "data …

Employment

Thirty of the best gadgets under £30

From innovative media streamers and VR headsets to super-compact memory storage devices and chargers, we select the best bargain gadgetry<p><b>Sennheiser HD 201</b> <b>(£16.99)</b><br>Arrestingly reasonable offering from the stately German brand, and they ain’t too hard on the ears either.

Gear & Gadgets

This A-List Celebrity Photographer Wants to Change How You Travel

Jeremy Cowart's $2 million Kickstarter to build the 'Purpose Hotel'<p>Sometimes we travel for escape and sometimes we travel to feel more connected to …

The 21 greatest travel books of all time

From the classics to more modern stories, there are plenty of travel books out there to feed your wanderlust.<p>We've rounded up some of the best ones out there, written by authors who have traveled across America, Africa, Asia, and more.

10 Great Science Fiction and Fantasy Audiobooks

Looking for a way to add more SFF to your reading list? I’ve got ten great science fiction and fantasy audiobooks that you can listen to on the go, …

Books

Revealed: The best places to raise a family, be an entrepreneur or retire, if you're a global butterfly

Has Britain’s vote to leave the European Union put the kibosh on relocation to some of the most beautiful and cultural cities on the Continent? That was certainly one of the defining arguments of the Remain campaign. Brexit will stop our children from travelling freely to EU countries, drive up …

Here's Literally 16 Animated DC Movies You Should Just Go Watch Right Now

In the lead-up to the release of The Killing Joke, we take a look at some highlights of the lesser-known DC movies.

10 Instagram Hashtags Every Travel Lover Should Stalk

Reading through top travel blogs and watching the best YouTube travel vloggers are two ways to see the world, without even leaving your bed, but the actual <i>search</i> for cool content can surface some of the greatest stuff. So, while we love curated recommendations as much as the next gal, we’ve …

These cheap Soviet lenses are as out of this world as their "Jupiter" name would imply

Jupiter was a class of lens made by manufacturers of the former Soviet Union. There were quite a few different lenses in the Jupiter lineup, and in …

3 Lessons From the Tennis Court on How to Be a Customer Service Superstar

How you treat people matters -- whether as a teammate, a coach, or in business.<p>Outstanding customer service is one part skill, one part technology... and a million parts attitude.<p>How you treat people matters more than anything, and how you treat people starts with wanting to build great business -- …

Customer Service

Italy Off The Beaten Path

Milan, Florence, Rome: It's no surprise that Italy is one of the most popular tourist destinations in the world. But rather than hitting only the hot spots, carve out some time to visit the less-traveled regions, too. We turned to Ciao Andiamo, a website that helps you plan and book …

Italy

Europe's Cheapest Cities This Year

(Photo: Vilnius, Lithuania/Shutterstock)<p>You've heard it a lot in the last few months: Europe is cheaper than it's been in a long time. The time to go is now. But Europe is a big place. So where should you go to make the most of the strong dollar?<p>Every year, PriceOfTravel.com updates its Europe …

I Did Not Quit My Job to Travel the World

Approximately every five minutes someone out there writes an article about how they quit their job to travel the world. Okay, maybe not every five minutes, but these days it does seem like there are many people who do just that -- save up money, quit their jobs and go from country to country, city …

Why Learning a Foreign Language Requires Complete Immersion

Learning a new language is never easy, but it is especially hard in our current American education system. If you're anything like me (and the millions of other students who have suffered through our public school system), you know that the teaching styles implemented in schools don't really …

Language Learning