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The best iPhone camera apps

You like snapping photos on your iPhone. But you find the default Camera app limited in certain ways. Maybe you want more power and control over the photos you take. No problem: A variety of apps can beef up your phone's photo-taking skills. Camera+ 2 offers a range of advanced and easily accessed …

Mobile Photography

5 psychological tricks to make people buy your stuff

Over the years, psychologists and marketers alike have conducted extensive research to figure out what it is that makes us tick. Why do we do what we do? What influences our decisions? What causes us to change?<p>After all, by understanding the motivations behind a purchaser’s decision, it becomes …

Capture One Vs. Lightroom: Ted Forbes Talks Raw

I remember starting out with my first DSLR and learning what a raw file was. Someone told me I could push and pull a file every which way if I shot …

Use Lightroom and Photoshop together for photo editing

Lightroom is a powerful service for editing your photos, organizing them into albums, and sharing them with others. Open photos in Photoshop from …

Mastering Adobe Lightroom Classic CC with Anthony Morganti’s new free video series

Anthony Morganti of Online Photography Training has started a brand-new educational video series centered around learning how to use Adobe Lightroom …

Start-to-Finish High-End Skin Retouching in Photoshop

One of the best educators in the realm of Photoshop and post-production for beginners is Unmesh Dinda of PiXimperfect, who is widely regarded for his …

The Next Time You Want to Complain at Work, Do This Instead

I looked at my watch. It was 3:20pm. I had been on the phone for over an hour, almost all of that time listening to Frank*, a senior manager at Jambo, a technology company, complain about his boss, Brandon. Jambo is a company I know well — I have many ongoing relationships there from when I used to …

Want to Raise Successful Children? Stop Telling Them These 3 Things (That Most Parents Say)

Some advice you think will help your children can actually harm them instead.<p>We want our children to be successful as possible--maybe even more successful than we are ourselves. And so we push them to give them the motivation and self-discipline that we know is a key to getting ahead.<p>This may seem …

Self-improvement

Science explains why highly intelligent people prefer to be alone

Science has found that intelligent people like to be alone.<p>Scientists have a pretty good idea about what makes people happy. Exercise is known to …

Psychology

12 Signs Indicating Someone is Evil

Most of us believe that people, in general, are kind-hearted. Well, this is true for some people, but, not for everyone. There are plenty of evil …

RAW Power for iOS photo editor updated with improved file management, interface changes, more

Last fall, former Apple employee Nik Bhatt launched RAW Power for iOS, a mobile take on his company’s previous desktop application of the same name. Today, RAW Power for iOS has received its first major update since introduction, adding features that have been highly requested by customers.<p>After 14 …

App Store

This Is the Most Common Reason People Have Sex

And it doesn't change as we age.<p>What motivates you to have sex? If you ask around, you’ll undoubtedly find a large number of answers to this question.<p>Consider this: A decade ago, sex researchers Cindy Meston and David Buss asked hundreds of college students to think about all of the potential …

3 Ways to Declutter Your Mind So You Can Focus on the Things That Matter Most

Getting rid of the mental clutter makes room for the things that really matter.<p>Researchers estimate you have about 60,000 thoughts each day. And many of those thoughts involve thinking the same things over and over again.<p><i>I never have enough time. I have nothing to wear. I look stupid. My house</i> …

Self-help

Everyone Should Try Splash Photography at Least Once: Here's How to Get Started

With a basic clear tank or transparent plastic sheet, there are several creative ways to photograph water just waiting to be explored. These …

Photography

I’m really pleased to share this interview with David Arranz, a talented iPhone photographer from northern Spain. David uses his iPhone to take …

RAW Power: An iOS RAW Processor by the ex-Lead of Apple Aperture

Gentlemen Coders, creators of Apple-compatible software for photographers, has introduced its new RAW Power app for iPhones and iPads. The program …

9 iPhone Camera Effects: How To Use Them For More Creative Photos

Is iPhone photography still just a point-and-shoot deal for you? If so, you’re really missing out. The native iPhone camera app is loaded with …

6 Best Smartphone Overhead Tripods (So Far)

Whether you run a food blog or looking to take some product photos, the best way to capture it is through <b>overhead photography</b> as it helps focus on …

The Power of Mental Models: How Flight 32 Avoided Disaster

On a sunny morning in 2010, Qantas Airways flight 32 taxied onto a runway in Singapore, requested permission to begin the eight-hour flight to …

The Single Worst Way to Respond to Customer Complaints (and How to Avoid It)

People want to protect the freedom they feel entitled to, and it creates a recipe for customer service disaster.<p>Exceptional customer service is critical to keeping your business humming. Getting there can involve all kinds of strategies, but the real key is to grasp that most difficult customer- …

Self-help

1 Powerful Question Emotionally Intelligent People Always Ask

You have to phrase it just the right way.<p>What should you say when an employee is struggling at work, your friend or partner is going through a tough time, or your child is having a hard time in school or at sports? You can make nearly any situation better with this simple question: "What can I do …

Self-improvement

24 hidden iPhone settings you should know about

Dig deeper into iOS.<p>Part of the appeal of the iPhone is its simplicity—you can grab it right out of the box and starting setting it up without reading any instructions. However, behind that simple, intuitive interface, you'll find dozens of lesser-known settings and options. Here are 24 you can use …

Apps

Want to Be the Most Interesting Person in Any Conversation? Experts Say These 5 Techniques Will Work

Whether you're a social butterfly or a total introvert, it doesn't matter. These techniques will help you shine in any conversation.<p>You walk into a room at a social event where people are mingling and networking near the bar. In one corner of the room, something catches your eye. You notice a small …

George Mason

The best camera apps for the iPhone

There’s an old adage amongst photographers: “The best camera is the one you have with you.” The point being that when the perfect scene pops up, any …

7 signs Apple may be slowing your old iPhone

On Thursday, Apple apologized for failing to tell us the truth right away: The company had been secretly throttling the speed of older iPhones to keep them from unexpectedly shutting down. The fix? A newly inexpensive battery replacement -- just $29 for any iPhone 6 or later, starting in January …

How to Control Your Emotions During a Difficult Conversation

It’s hard not to get worked up emotionally when you’re in a tense conversation. After all, a disagreement can feel like a threat. You’re afraid you’re going to have to give up something — your point of view, the way you’re used to doing something, the notion that you’re right, or maybe even power – …

How to Capture High Quality Product Photos With Your SmartPhone

Before you spend money to rent a DSLR camera and a lens for your product photography, consider using the quality camera that you carry around with …

9 types of people who never succeed at work

Experience and knowledge are rapidly losing their relevance to success in the workplace. Harvard economist David Deming studied workplace tasks from …

Halide Is a Third Party iPhone Camera App That Will Have You Shooting Like a Pro

Control exposure, focus, ISO, white balance, and shutter speed with gestures.<p>Apple iPhone’s over the course of its existence have often received public praise for its iOS stock camera capabilities. However, true iPhone photography enthusiasts have long realized that the in-house app doesn’t take …

Shutter Speed

12 Great iPhone Camera Apps

These apps help serious photographers get the most out of the Apple smartphone camera.<p>PCMag reviews products independently, but we may earn affiliate …

Mobile Photography