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Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge used to make a professional quality short film

I have seen tons of comparisons between modern smartphone cameras and professional cameras over the years. Each year they get closer and closer, but …

Mobile

6 Tips to Make Great Photographs with the iPhone 6

When you leave home and hit the road, be it for work, play, or pretty much anything you set out to do, you should always carry a camera. There is a …

How to Improve Your Long Exposure Photography with Photo Stacking

Recently long exposure photography has been quite popular, mainly in the landscape photography arena. One of the reasons (among the others) is that …

Landscape Photography

The Olympus Air lens camera can be yours for $300

Nearly five months after introducing its Air lens camera in Japan, Olympus is finally ready to bring it to the US. The AIR A01, as it's officially named, is a shooter that attaches to and pairs with your smartphone or tablet -- in similar fashion to Sony's QX line of devices. Spec-wise, the Olympus …

Cameras

The Rule of Thirds in Real Life: 21 Perfectly

It’s a popular saying: “Rules are made to be broken.” But this is only half true, and something that beginners in photography should be wary of. Yes, …

Photography

What's the Difference Between Ambient Light and Flash?

Meagan V Blazier Captures Stunning Fine Art Photos with Old Canon Point and Shoot Camera

It’s not about the Camera – It’s who’s Behind It.<p>The above statement is very true and you will agree after you visit Meagan V Blazier Photographs. …

Photography

7 Characteristics Women Look for in a Man

<b>Bend Fashion to Your Will</b> <b><br>The strategy:</b> Demonstrate you're a leader, not a lemming. Add an irreverent, original element to your outfit that hints (not screams) that you don't break the rules, you make them.<p><b>How to pull it off:</b> Keep 90 percent of your look appropriate to the occasion—you're …

How Photographers See the World Differently

Have you ever thought about how photography impacts you? I'm not referring to the business side but the personal side. Something inspired us to pick …

4 Tips for Creating Portraits with Impact

Since the birth of the camera, an overwhelming number of photographers have concentrated on portraiture. Capturing the personality, mood, or …

SEO For Photographers: How To Get Your Photography Blog Noticed By Google

<b>If, like most professional photographers, getting found by the right people matters to you but you’re not seeing the results you want from your own</b> …

Internet Marketing

How to Create a Signature Watermark in Lightroom

Today we’ll show you how to create a watermark to place on your images in Lightroom to add a level of security to your work.

35 Mobile Photography Tips That’ll Help You Take Much Better Smartphone Shots

Update: contest & promotion has ended.<p><b>Promo and Giveaway ALERT!</b> <i>From today through Monday February 24th, 2015 when you upgrade your 500px account to</i> …

10 photo composition tips to improve your iPhone photography

When utilizing in the real world, feel free to experiment within these guidelines. Once you begin shooting using these principles, you’ll quickly …

6 Helpful Functions of the Shift Key When Working in Photoshop

I was working on a commissioned artwork in Photoshop today and I noticed something. I keep my left hand over the shift key pretty much the entire …

How to Take Charge of Your Sexual Stamina: 3 Secrets Every Evolved Male Lover Should Know

<b>Get more sexual stamina. Give more pleasure to your partner. Get rocked by earth-shattering orgasms. Experience profoundly deepened connection through sex.</b><p>Got your attention?<p>Cool. I'm not just using these words to fake you out. If any of the above sound like things you'd like to experience there's …

Top 10

Stunning Puddle Reflections Add Magic to Everyday Scenes

Among the city streets and large stone buildings, photographer Daniel Antunes captures glimpses of a world turned topsy-turvy. The Lisbon-based creative has a knack for finding puddles of water that cast brilliant reflections of the surrounding cityscape. Historical monuments, a scooter driver, and …

Roads

A Day in the Life of Portrait Photographer Sam ‘Portraitsbysam’

Have you ever wondered what a day in the life of a professional photographer is like? Wonder no more! Every week, we ask a top-notch 500px …

Framing

Run Faster, Get Firmer: The 15-Minute Runner Workout

Exercise 1 Plyometric Jump Squat<p>Stand with your feet slightly wider than hip width and extend your arms in front of you at shoulder height; sit back and bend your knees until your thighs are at least parallel to the floor <b>(A)</b>. Press through your heels as you push and jump into the air <b>(B)</b>. Land …

These 5 Moves Will Make You Look Flat-Bellied from Every Angle

Exercise 1 Straight Arm Plank<p>Begin on your hands and knees with your hands directly under your shoulders and knees directly under your hips. Brace your torso by contracting as if someone were going to punch you in the tummy. Step back so that your legs are straight and your feet are together so …

30 Best Men's Cologne Of All Time

It’s men’s cologne time, baby. Now that we’re well into the year, we’re due for another round-up of the best scents for men. This year’s selection …

50 Tips on Grooming, Style, and Living a Better Life

Never say “Nice to meet you.” Ever been in one of those awkward situations where someone introduces you to someone else, you say, “nice to meet you,” …

How To Start Running

<i>By U.S. News</i><p>With the cooler temperatures, fall is a great time to start running. It's great exercise and can be a huge stress reliever. However, if you don't start off right, your runs might be the opposite. The best way to start running, even for highly active people, is to start with a run/walk …

The Beach Body Arms Workout

Lee Boyce, C.P.T.

9 Nutrition Mistakes Beginning Runners Make

If you’re searching for a pill to get you lean fast or magically improve your mile time without putting in the work, it’s time to sober up. There is no quick fix. Train smart, work hard, and eat the right way and you’ll get the results you’re seeking. Here are nine common nutrition mistakes many …

Nutrition

19 Ideas To Start & End Your Day With Joy

For any ritual to become habitual, it has to be something you look forward to and consistently enjoy. Experiment until you find your groove and …