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Quick Tip: How to ‘Auto’ a Single Slider in Lightroom

Lightroom Classic has long had an “Auto” feature in the Develop module that will automatically set basic sliders for you based on the image at hand. …

Tutorials

Tokyo city guide: Where to eat, drink, shop and stay in Japan's capital

It’s easy to get lost in Tokyo. Home to massive skyscrapers, neon-lit signs, owl and maid cafes, anime shops, countless restaurants and karaoke bars, …

Japan

How to Easily Create a Photo Mosaic Overlay Using Lightroom and Photoshop

Photo mosaic overlays are a very cool effect that can be a great way to tie a set of images together around a main photo. Traditionally, they're …

Tutorials

Understanding White Balance in Photography

White balance is an important concept to understand as it can make a large impact on your photographs. It affects the mood of an image and is …

Landscape Photography

Co-working offices are built out of shipping containers inside old bakery

Co-working companies like WeWork are eating up office space around the world. There are many advantages, from food to ping-pong tables, but most …

Housing

How to take your night shoots to the next level

If you're not comfortable with your camera, night photography or film at night can be intimidating for a lot of people. Peter McKinnon and Matti …

How to Convert a Photo to Black & White Using Photoshop Calculations

The best thing about Photoshop is that there are innumerable ways of getting the exact same result. For example,if you want to convert an image into …

Tutorials

How To Make the Best-Ever Scrambled Eggs

Scrambled eggs are a dish that almost everyone, even the most reluctant and befuddled cooks, are willing to tackle. It’s easy to make decent …

Breakfast

When Picking Cryptocurrency Winners, Don't Think Long Term

Will governments smash digital currencies, or will digital currencies smash government monopolies on money? Neither extreme is likely.<p>JPMorgan Chase Chief Executive Officer Jamie Dimon retreated last week from his contention that bitcoin is a fraud. Still, he told the Fox Business network that …

Cryptocurrency

7 hidden Instagram editing tips and tricks

Up your IG game.<p>You can do much more than simply slap a filter on a photo and post it to Instagram. Here are seven ways to improve the look of your photos with Instagram's filters and editing tools.<p>1. Tap to compare filter to original<p>Better or worse? Think eye tests where Doc keeps flipping lenses …

Mobile Photography

These Common Astrophotography Mistakes are Holding You Back

Let's face it - photography is difficult to master.<p>But just because it's difficult doesn't mean that with practice you can't master the art of …

Landscape Photography

The Basics of Blockchain Technology, Explained in Plain English

Anything and everything you need to know about what makes blockchain technology tick.<p>Historically, no asset has been a greater source of wealth …

Blockchain
GoPro

How to Edit Dramatic Portraits in Photoshop

Following his recent film showing you how Sean Tucker shot the Mentor Portraits project back in South Africa, this is a follow up tutorial showing …

Photography

The Lessons I Learned in Cryptoland - Data Blogger

There are many cryptocurrencies which you can buy. Where should you even start? In this article, I will share the lessons I have learned over the …

Cryptocurrency

Godox AD600 Pro Strobe Announced, Brings Performance Upgrades

Godox has released the new AD600 Pro, a new 600Ws wireless strobe that’s also marketed in the US by Adorama under the name Flashpoint XPLOR 600 PRO …

Cameras

7 Common Portrait Lighting Mistakes (And How to Avoid Them)

If you’re just getting started in studio portrait light, here’s a 12-minute video that may be helpful to you. Photographer Antti Karppinen shares 7 …

Tutorials

Best Ramen in Tokyo 2017

<b>The Best Ramen in Tokyo</b> <br>2017 Edition<p>In 2017, my pace picked up significantly. Though I ate around the same number of bowls in total as in 2016, I …

Ripple vs Stellar

<b>There has been a lot of focus on both Stellar and Ripple over the past few days. Although both networks cannot be labeled as traditional</b> …

3 Artificial Intelligence Stocks You Shouldn’t Miss

These three tech companies are using AI to boost growth.<p>Artificial intelligence (AI) is gradually becoming a big part of our lives. From automatic …

Artificial Intelligence

These 7 features show why you should use Google Photos to store and manage all your photos and videos

Google Photos is Google's photo management service that works both as a gallery app on smartphones, tablets, and the web, as well as a good piece of software that uses the company's artificial intelligence to make cool stuff with your photos and videos.<p>The app's interface is divided into four tabs: …

Apps

6 Reasons You Should Own at Least One China Internet Stock

If you don't own at least one internet stock in China, you may be cheating yourself out of significant gains.<p>Many investors avoid owning stocks in …

Apple Pay

8 of Our Best New Recipes for Bread Bakers

This is the year I became a bread baker. And while it still feels foreign to say that, it's true. I'm still learning the ropes, but with the help of …

These Slow Cooker Cinnamon Rolls Make The Perfect Christmas Morning Breakfast

Ah, there’s nothing quite like the smell of freshly baked, homemade cinnamon rolls on Christmas morning! You know, the ultra soft ones drizzled with …

Opinion: If you want to get rich, invest in Treasury bills, not FAANG stocks or bitcoin

Demand curves are usually downward-sloping. That’s because people will buy more of a product when it is cheaper and less of it when it is more …

Investing

Quick tip: four ways to copy develop settings in Lightroom Classic

Copying and pasting Develop settings from one photo to another can immensely speed up your editing workflow. It’s one of my favorite features of …

Tutorials

10 Secret Sauces That Will Change Your Life

Sauce simply makes foods more succulent. Though it's tempting to just crank open a tin of tomato or butterscotch sauce, nothing beats homemade. These …

Here’s How to Use Your Camera’s Histogram and Never Miss an Exposure Again (VIDEO)

Achieving a correct exposure is the first step toward capturing a great image, and on Monday we explained how to do that by bracketing your shots. In …

Sony Cameras

The Surprising Ingredient You Should Be Adding to Your Eggs

No matter how you’re cooking them (some prefer runny, others very well-done) scrambled eggs need little more than butter for the pan and a dash of …

Breakfast