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12 Hard-To-Kill Plants That'll Forgive You For (Almost) Anything

Apart from beach trips, merry-go-rounds, and refreshing frozen drinks, one of the great joys of summer for me is visiting Home Depot and wandering …

Plants

These Are 5 the Best American Whiskeys, According to More Than 50 Experts

Only five American whiskeys were won golds at this year’s International Spirit Challenge, most of which are surprisingly available. The 23rd year of …

Kentucky

Love bourbon? Heading to Kentucky? Make this your first stop…

<b>Unless you’re lucky enough to live in or around the Bluegrass State, a visit to the birthplace of bourbon is something akin to a pilgrimage. As it</b> …

The 8 Best Bang-For-Your-Buck Bourbons

Damn, do we love bourbon. For whatever reason, people sometimes get the wrong idea about this distinctive and storied blend of whiskey. They think …

6 Free E-Books on Photography Composition

Looking to improve your photography composition and don't know where to start? We have put together a list of some free e-books and guides on …

Elmer T. Lee Bourbon

When you get to the bourbon aisle at your local liquor store, you're accustomed to seeing plenty of the booze named for a master distiller from the …

Bourbon Whiskey

How to Repot Houseplants - Healthy Home

<b>1. Find the Right Pot</b><p>First, choose a container one size bigger than your current pot. Pots come in standard sizes, labeled by diameter, usually in …

9 tips for taking better photos of sunsets and sunrises on your smartphone on holiday

You know what it’s like, you’re enjoying a beautiful sunset that looks perfectly picturesque so you take a quick snap on your smartphone. Only a …

Quick Tips for Photographing the Full Moon or Supermoon

The great thing about photographing the moon is that you have many chances each month to photograph it in its various phases.<p>That means that if you …

4 Travel Photography Gadgets You Don't Want to Leave Home Without

If you travel at all these days, you know that it can be a harrowing experience...That means that once you get to your destination, you might be …

Gear & Gadgets

Use These 3 Simple Tips for Creating a Dramatic Skies in Lightroom

The weather does not always play ball with us. Even when it does, it sometimes does not give us the look we had hoped for. Thankfully, to rectify …

Tutorials

How to Shoot a City in Unimaginable Ways - Essential Tips for Epic Cityscapes!

Exploring Cityscape Photography<p>Cities are massive and full of power, energy and vibes that they are great to photograph! For a photographer, they're …

How to shoot urban landscapes during the ‘blue hour’

<b>Award-winning photographer Matt Parry offers tips for getting the best from cityscapes and how to make the most of 'blue hour' light</b><p>Millions of …

The Sunny F/16 Rule - Digital Photo Magazine

What’s the correct exposure on a normal sunny day? There’s a formula to answer that, don’t you know? The correct answer is a shutter speed of 1/ISO …

Low Light Photography: 4 Fun Techniques to Try

Light is a peculiar commodity in photography. Since you cannot make a photograph without it, you would think that the more the better. But it doesn’t …

Buying a tripod: What do you need to consider?

<b>James Abbott offers some tripod wisdom to help you choose the best one for your photography - and use it to its full potential</b><p>Buying a tripod<p>Buying a …

100 Best Free Alternatives to Paid Photography Software

They say that you get what you pay for and certainly, in the world of photography, there are some extremely good quality pieces of photography …

5 Free Guides That Will Make You Better at Photographing Architecture

Architectural photography may seem fairly straightforward but to get good results consistently, there are some important points to remember before …

How to Photograph Lightning and Never Miss the Shot

Click the title of the article to read this post on Improve Photography, which includes all media files mentioned.One of the most rewarding …

Landscape Photography

Street Photographers: Here’s How to Shoot and Edit Dynamic “Look-Up” Photos (VIDEO)

Sooner or later every avid street photographer makes a simple but important realization: If you always point your lens straight ahead, you’re missing …

Over 1 Million People Follow This Photographer for His Stunning B&W Photos

The alluring black and white photography of Jason M. Peterson, a craft honed daily over the last 25 years, has garnered the Chicago-based photographer an unparalleled following. With 1 million followers on Instagram—a number usually reserved for celebrities (or food accounts)—his moody, artistic …

Social Media

A Beginner’s Guide To American Whiskies

“I’m for anything that gets you through the night — be it prayer, tranquilizers, or a bottle of Jack Daniel’s.” – Frank Sinatra<p>American whiskey is the by-product of years of European migration into the Americas, rebel ingenuity, and our ugly “Manifest Destiny” era. The winding story of the nation’s …

How to Read a Whiskey Label

Much like the world of beer and wine, the world of whiskey can be a vast and confusing place for anyone not already accustomed to traveling within …

5 incredible ways to use your smartphone's camera you never knew until now

Unless you’re a serious photographer, you probably don’t carry a digital camera anymore. There’s no need: A typical smartphone comes with at least one camera, and lenses are sharper and more dynamic than ever. Even pro photojournalists often turn to their Samsung Galaxy, and entire feature films …

How to Run Nik Collection Standalone Without Photoshop or Lightroom

DxO recently announced that it has acquired the Nik Collection suite of popular photo tools after Google abandoned development in May. The Collection …

A Better Way to Grow Cilantro

10 Easy Houseplants to Clean the Air and Boost Your Mood

The Peace Maker<p><b>Peace Lily (Spathiphyllum)</b><p><b>Foliage:</b> Lush, dark green oval leaves, and a reliable bloomer of white flowers that resemble calla</b> …

One Couple Transformed This Dumpster Into an Off-The-Grid Tiny House

One man's trash is another man's tiny house. With $800, the scenic boulders of Florence, Arizona and a whole lot of vision, Jamie and Brad Bigelow …

Off-grid

Anyware Smartphone Controlled Socket Adaptor (video)

Anyware Solutions has this week unveil their new smartphone controlled socket adapter, aptly named the Anyware. Its developers say the hardware is …