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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 …

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 …

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 …

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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, …

What's the Difference Between Ambient Light and Flash?

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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. …

7 Characteristics Women Look for in a Man

Whenever my single friends get the urge to mingle, flirt, and maybe more, we hit the big, noisy bars, where we know we'll find dozens of men with an agenda similar to ours. But it's not that easy. We end up ordering cocktails and standing around, scanning a sea of suits. It's not that we're shy, …

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> …

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 moreᅡᅠpleasure toᅡᅠyour partner.ᅡᅠGet rocked byᅡᅠearth-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 aboveᅡᅠsound like things you'd like to experience …

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 …

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 …

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

This do-anywhere workout will tighten your bod and boost your jogs.<p>It's summer: great time to say buh-bye to the gym and take your workouts outside But that doesn't mean you have to ditch your strength training and just focus on cardio, says Jordan Metzl, M.D., author of <i>The Exercise Cure</i>. It's …

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

This series tones your ENTIRE core.<p>Your core is about <i>so</i> much more than just your abdominal muscles. It comprises the main abdominal muscle (<b>rectus abdominus</b>, a.k.a. the “six pack” muscle) that allows you torso flexion, or what happens when you sit up from lying down or bend over. Then there's your</b> …

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Best Men's Colognes - 30 Of The Greatest Fragrances Ever

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 …

Ways Unattractive Men Can Look More Attractive

Let’s face it. No man ever wakes up looking like a Chris Hemsworth or Michael B. Jordan. Unless you’re one of those lucky bastards who’ve been …

50 Tips on Personal Grooming and Style

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

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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 …

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 …