Vince Jimenez

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Mobile Photography / Art Tutorial with Simply HDR by JixiPix Software

Before you get scared away by the crispy clouds in the splash screen image shown above, let me tell you that Simply HDR is capable of much subtler …

All the Free Health Care You Can Get Without Using Your Deductible

If you’re putting off a checkup or a tetanus booster because you think you’d have to pay a ton for it, we have good news. Even if you haven’t met …

Instagram’s big redesign goes live with a colorful new icon, black-and-white app and more

Instagram’s new icon is pink. Well, it’s pink and purple and yellow and orange. It’s definitely different. And that’s not all the company has changed today. Instagram this morning is rolling out a radical redesign of its mobile application, which not only includes this new, brightly colored app …

Apps

How to take better pictures with your Android smartphone

In today’s smartphone-centric world, everybody and their mom (quite literally) has a camera in their pockets at all times, and the end result is millions of pics splashed all over the web. Of course, anyone can snap a photo and share it with the world, but taking a <i>good</i> pic is another story.<p>We all …

Mobile Photography

Wine and Berries Are Nature's Viagra, Says Science

A new study suggests that foods high in flavonoids, like currants and red wine, may help prevent erectile dysfunction and reliance on Viagra.

9 Ways To Make Bread In Your Slow Cooker

Dear slow cooker: what can't you do? Our newest discovery: Crock-Pot bread. Here, nine recipes that'll blow your mind.<p><b>Rosemary Olive Bread</b><p>Let the dough sit for about an hour before sticking it in the Crock-Pot on high for two hours. Then bring on the E.V.O.O. <b>Get the recipe</b>.<p><b>Cinnamon Rolls</b><p>We'll make …

8 Common Landscape Photography Mistakes

As photographers, we know that there are literally hundreds of small things that need to be done in each scene, that add up to the final magnificent …

Digital Photography

These Are the Keys to Keeping Your Lightroom Installation in Optimum Condition

Lightroom is an amazing app. Capable of cataloguing and editing tens of thousands of RAW images all from the click of a mouse. Despite it’s slick …

How We Speak Reveals What We Think, with Steven Pinker

My name is Steve Pinker, and I’m Professor of Psychology at Harvard University. And today I’m going to speak to you about language. I’m actually not …

Hatred is weaponizing Jesus: How violent evangelicals, faith-based con artists & serial abusers are using religion for the purpose of evil

<b>(Renata Sedmakova via Shutterstock/Salon)</b><p>In whatever Christian denomination you choose to look at, you’ll find despicable misdeeds left and right<p>Jeffrey Tayler<p>August 23, 2015 10:00am (UTC)<p>I’ve decided that, at least in the United States, the religiously devout really do have the interests of …

7 Ways to Handle High Contrast Scenes

Perhaps the greatest challenge you will face in outdoor photography is the high contrast created by the sun and the bright sky versus a darker …

5 Quick Camera Checks Before You Release The Shutter to Produce Amazing Shots Consistently

Experience has the ability to make us wiser with our actions and choices. As a photographer, I have made mistakes in the past because of which I …

How To Know When It Is Time To Upgrade Your Photography Gear

Almost every photographer wants to own a better camera, right? But then again, not every photographer really needs a better camera. So how does one …

Beautifully Abstract Landscapes of Iceland from Above

<i>Iceland from Above</i> is a stunning collection of photographs that captures the beauty of Iceland from an aerial view. Created by photographer Lukas Gawenda, the unique compositions take viewers on a journey throughout the country from high above the waterfalls, rivers, mountaintops, and …

Photography

The Basics of Getting Better Headshots

Pro Tip: Despite the fact that we all love bokeh, don’t ever let it get in the way of good composition and an even better vision for the end result. …

How to Boost Galaxy Note 4 Camera Performance Using Mod

Galaxy Note 4 users are in for some great news as it is now possible to achieve improved photo quality and extend video recording time on the device …

An MSP430 Clone of the Canon RC-1 Remote

For reasons we both agree with and can’t comprehend, most ‘prosumer’ SLR cameras don’t have mechanical shutter releases. Instead, IR LEDs are brought …

Inside My Camera Bag + Some Basic Photography Tips

I’ve never taken a photography class and the very little I know has been learned through trial and a whole lot of errors! And also (nearly) daily …

These Were the Original Surf Writers

The orignal writers couldn’t rely on photographers, but in cases like this, the art works just as well. Image: Encyclopedia of Surfing<p><b>Ever try to</b> …

The Art of Not Working at Work

At first, the ability to check email, read ESPN, or browse Zappos while on the job may feel like a luxury. But in time, many crave more meaningful—and more demanding—responsibilities.<p>Two years ago a civil servant in the German town of Menden wrote a farewell message to his colleagues on the day of …

Excellent Graphic Feauring 10 Powerful Body Language Tips Teachers Should Know

November 10, 2014<br>In addition to the presentation tips we have mentioned in the previous post, the visual below provides you with another set of tips …

ZenCam’s novel service aims to make us better smartphone snappers

A London-based startup has hit Kickstarter in the hope of launching a new service encouraging smartphone snappers “to slow down and take mindful …

50 Beautiful Examples of Black and White Photography

Anybody can pick up a camera and take a picture, but it takes a skillfull photographer to utilize composition, exposure, and aperture to take a …