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How to Give Your Macro Photography a Fine Art Touch in Post-Processing

Editor’s Note: This is part a series on macro photography this week. Look for a new one each day. The next newsletter will have them all if you miss …

Hands-On: Emulsion for Mac is a Simpler Alternative to Adobe Lightroom

Last week, we took a look at an excellent Photoshop alternative for Mac OS X, Affinity Photo Beta. This week, we are taking a look at a possible …

Tutorials

A Simple Visual Guide to Photographic Lens Filters

If you’re just getting started in photography, perhaps you’ve confused or overwhelmed by the different types of filters that are available for your …

5 Flipboard Magazines for Your Alternative Garden

Who doesn’t love beautiful, bountiful gardens? I know I do, but for those of us living in an apartment, dorm or some other light- and space-challenged place, a lush garden can be an untenable dream. Add the drought in the West and calls to conserve water, and a green patch of your own can feel even …

3 (More) Ways To Stack Images for Photos With the Wow Factor

In a previous article, I discussed 4 ways to stack images in order to get better results. That's not all, however. There are more things that you can …

The first official Raspberry Pi case has space age looks but will cost you just $8

There’s been a healthy trade in Raspberry Pi accessories every since the pint-sized PC first arrived on the scene, but now you can get your hands on an official enclosure for your beloved board.<p>The Official Raspberry Pi Case was designed with protecting the Raspberry Pi 2 in mind. It has a …

Hands-On: Affinity Photo is the Photoshop Alternative You’ve Been Waiting For

The most affordable package option for the latest versions of Adobe Lightroom and Photoshop costs $110 a year. If you are a photographer, you know …

Tutorials

Adobe Announces 2015 Creative Cloud Updates, New Integrated Adobe Stock Service

Adobe today announced that all of its Creative Cloud desktop apps, including Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, Dreamweaver, Lightroom, Premiere Pro, After Effects, and more, will receive updates as part of the company's 2015 Creative Cloud Update.<p>The updates bring new features and performance …

Minecraft is coming to HoloLens, and it turns you into a god of blocks

LOS ANGELES — Microsoft is about to turn your world into a virtual toy.<p>Minecraft is coming to the Windows HoloLens augmented reality device (and competing take to the Oculus Rift, Sony’s Project Morpheus, and Valve’s virtual reality headsets), which is launching later this year. The publisher …

Here's definitive proof that Apple is no longer an innovator

Why I Prefer My Vibrator To My Husband

Image via Shutterstock<p>I have a confession: I can’t break up with my BOB.<p>That’s Battery Operated Boyfriend, for all of you in the dark. No matter how …

Handy

Optimizing your Periscope experience

Social media isn't any different from our day to day lives in that way. There's a lot going on, and it's going on fast. We are given so many options …

Historic photographs transformed into surreal animated GIFs by Nicolas Monterrat

The GIF works of Nicolas Monterrat, who uses vintage photographs as a base for his unsettling, trippy, subtle little animations.<p>[thisiscollosal via …

Start putting together IFTTT recipes with your Amazon Echo

The functionality of Amazon’s Echo digital assistant expands beyond the hardware itself. Now, Amazon Echo supports IFTTT recipes. After connecting …

Amazon Echo

Google offering a free movie rental for Chromecast owners

Google has just opened up a pretty compelling offer to Chromecast users today, offering all owners a free movie rental of their choice from a selection of Play Store titles. We’re not just talking a few obscure films here, titles available include popular recent films, such as Kingsman and …

Google

Use the Google Drive desktop app to save local copies of your Google Photos library

One of the best features of Google Photos is that you can access your pictures from any device that has a web browser or a Google Photos app, but the …

Shooting Fast Moving Subjects - How to Stop the Blur

In this article you will see how to deal with fast moving objects. For me shooting action is the most fun you can have with your photography. You can …

Tie-Dye Dish Towels

Shares 0<p>Tie-dye isn’t only for clothing! Make colorful tie-dyed kitchen towels for your family or to give as a gift.<p>Shares 0<p>Get the instructions for …

Crafting

How to Work with Photo Editors – An Interview with Leslie Baldwin of Texas Monthly

<i>This interview is just one of many from our free, downloadable Guide: Breaking Into Editorial Photography. For more tips, download your copy today,</i> …

ADHD and “Weekly Burnout”

Some days you have just got to accept that you are not going to get things done well- or at all. With ADHD, If we overtax our mental energy one day. …

ADHD

Creative people are more likely to suffer from mental illness, study claims

Painters, musicians, writers and dancers are 25 per cent more likely to carry the gene variants than their non-creative peers, new research suggests<p>Creative people are genetically more likely to suffer from mental illness such as bipolar disorder and schizophrenia, a study suggests.<p>Painters, …

Porn Time is exactly what you think: Popcorn Time for porn

Popcorn Time, the infamous app for streaming video torrents, now has a naughty cousin: Porn Time. As you might expect, Porn Time handles pornographic movies for you: Instead of you using a torrent client and a media player, the app handles grabbing the torrent file, downloading the content, and …

The fitness apps that gave me six-pack abs

I saw my six pack for the first time at the age of 40. Prior to that, my abs had been hidden behind a thick layer of fat that I’d built up over years of living a sedentary geek lifestyle. The only exercise I got was racing to be first in line at the Apple Store for a product launch.<p>Then one day, a …

The Odd Couple, Indeed: OCD and ADHD in Contrast

1 of 9<p>What Is OCD?<p>Obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD) is a neurological and behavioral condition. Symptoms of OCD include recurrent, unwanted …

Experiments In Processing.

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