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Five Tips for Finding the Perfect Portrait Angle

Are you looking to take your portrait work to the next level? If so, check out these five effective tips to help ensure you walk away with the …

6 Income Streams You Can Create in the Corporate Consulting Space

Corporations have billions budgeted for consultants.<p>5 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Last year, according to Bloomberg, corporations paid outside consultants $39.3 billion dollars. Corporate consulting is one of the highest margin business opportunities …

20 One-Pot Suppers for When You Don't Want to Cook — Recipes from The Kitchn

As sure as there are seven days in the week, I can count on the fact that at least one of those days, I'll come home from work feeling totally …

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007: Bond films ranked

From 1962's <i>Dr No</i> all the way to 2015's <i>Spectre</i>, we've graded which films were 00-heaven – and which were, well, something of an oddjob. (Talking of …

Video: Jack Ma on rejection and persistence

Here’s Jack Ma, Alibaba founder and now China’s richest tech boss, talking about dealing with rejection. Fun fact: a young Ma was turned down for a …

11 remote luxury resorts in the Philippines worth the journey | CNN Travel

Editor's Note — CNN Travel's series often carries sponsorship originating from the countries and regions we profile. However, CNN retains full editorial control over all of its reports. Read the policy.<p>(CNN) — Whether you're in search of an all-inclusive luxury resort or a chilled-out beach villa, …

Here's How To Grocery Shop Once And Make Lunch All Week For $20

Keep your stomach and your wallet full.

5 things every adult should know how to do around the house

Part of being an adult is creating a well-functioning place to call home. If you want to add a personal touch, like artwork on the walls, you need to hang it. If something breaks, you have to be able to fix it — or hire someone to do it, which burns through cash fast. Luckily, the more tasks you …

The Best Under-$100 Swimwear for Every Style

A couple weeks ago, before packing for a trip I’d already gone over-budget on, I decided to search my favorite place (the internet, of course) for an …

Google's PhotoScan now automatically removes glare when uploading old photos

If you still have boxes full of printed photos, Google just made it much easier to switch them to digital.<p>An update to the firm's PhotoScan app means …

WeChat sees bigger spenders as China goes cashless

Paying for Starbucks using WeChat in China. Photo credit: Tencent.China’s smartphone owners are way ahead of everyone else on the planet when it …

Why payments matter to everyone in the business

This is the third premium article in this series on ecommerce and the role of payments. Payments are about more than just accepting PayPal and …

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Flux, a fintech startup founded by ex-Revolut employees, wants to make paper receipts obsolete

Flux, a London-based fintech startup founded by three early employees of foreign exchange and banking app Revolut, is on a mission to make store receipts truly digital.<p>The company, which is de-cloaking this week with a pilot in East London, has built a software platform that bridges the gap between …

Elon Musk’s Billion-Dollar Crusade to Stop the A.I. Apocalypse

Elon Musk is famous for his futuristic gambles, but Silicon Valley’s latest rush to embrace artificial intelligence scares him. And he thinks you should be frightened too. Inside his efforts to influence the rapidly advancing field and its proponents, and to save humanity from machine-learning …

This Animation is a Simple Lesson on Aperture in Photography

If you’re just starting out in photography (or know someone who is), here’s a simple 5-minute animation that provides a crash course on the subject …

Learn How to Make Five Cinematic Movements Within Adobe Premiere

Camera movements can take great footage and push it over the edge to make it spectacular. This awesome tutorial will walk you through five such …

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5 Professional Product Photography Tips

As the digital marketplace grows, the demand for good content and eye catching media increases with it. More and more brands and entrepreneurs are …

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Five Ways to Edit Video More Quickly in Adobe Premiere

Some view editing as the place where the magic happens, while others see it as a necessary evil before they can get back out to shoot some more. …

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Beginner Photography Tip: Advanced Controls That Will Take Your Photos to the Next Level

Tell me if this sounds familiar...You've been dabbling in photography for awhile now, but find yourself wanting to learn more.You have a good handle …

Unlock the Hidden Power of Lightroom with These Quick Tips from Anthony Morganti (VIDEO)

Adobe Lightroom is a powerful and widely used tool, but like other comprehensive editing applications it has some hidden features that are unfamiliar …

The cast of 'Harry Potter' have a WhatsApp group and it sounds simply magical

Imagine being in a WhatsApp group chat with Emma Watson, Daniel Radcliffe, and the entire main cast of the <i>Harry Potter</i> films.<p>Seriously, just think …

Spend 5 Minutes and Learn How to Use Tone Curves in Photoshop and Lightroom (VIDEO)

The Tone Curve is one of the most powerful tools in Photoshop, Lightroom and other image-editing software. The proper use of Curves adjustments, …

Adobe's Creative Cloud Team Gives Advice for Creating Logos

Design pointers straight from Adobe.<p>Within the world of streetwear, great emphasis is placed on the logo of a brand; serving as the most recognizable part of the brand itself. As design resources continually become less expensive and easier to use, the process of creating a clothing label becomes …

YouTube unveils YouTube TV, its live TV streaming service

After a year of rumors, YouTube is finally drawing back the curtain on its latest play for entertainment industry domination — a live TV service.<p>At the company’s Playa Vista offices, a crowd of roughly 100 journalists settled into tables and chairs arrayed in the company’s hangar-like foyer to the …

Yes, you can take free online photo classes from Harvard and 5 others

Nope, that’s not a typo in the headline – you can take Harvard photography classes online for free. While any free online class, whether from an Ivy …

Corruption, language, lack of confidence hurt Asia’s digital workers: study

Photo credit: twinsterphoto / 123RF.The digital economy’s on its way to becoming the great equalizer of the world – but it’s got some serious …

8 Free Resources For Learning Web Design and How to Code

Whether you’re a seasoned developer or just starting to test the waters, it’s always helpful to review and practice your skills. Adding new expertise …

What’s next for tvOS & Apple TV? How Apple’s set-top box could upgrade your living room

The once ‘hobby’ Apple TV has been gaining quite a bit of attention from Apple over the last year. tvOS 10 brought in a new Dark mode option for users system wide, while version 10.1 brought in the new TV app.<p>With rumors of Apple integrating its own TV bundle service to the system coming and going, …

How to access Mac’s hidden photo-editing app

Whether you know it or not, if you own a Mac, you also own a surprisingly powerful editing tool—and it’s hiding in plain site.<p>Not everyone needs …

11 of the Clearest Bodies of Water in the Entire World

In the Maldives, you can see the ocean floor from your hotel room.<p>If you've ever said "pass" to jumping into a lake, because it was so murky you couldn't see your feet, you're no alone. The feeling can be, well, unsettling. But you'll never run into that problem at these lakes, bays or coastlines. …