Walter Jong

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5 Nutrition Tips for Building Lean Muscle

Never too late to start.<p>Summer is firmly upon us, which means that all those hours you put in at the gym this winter is about to pay off in a major way. It’s time for you, a dedicated lifter of all manner of heavy objects, to break out your finest thigh-exposing shorts, dust off your favorite …

30 Photoshop Techniques Every Photographer Should Know

If you're working as a photographer or retoucher, there are certain Photoshop techniques you just have to know. This amazing set of tutorials walks …

Tutorials

Cheap Photo: Time Lapse Photography 101

Have you been stopped in your tracks by some of the amazing time lapse videos produced in recent years? We know we sure have and these amazing videos …

Check Out this Helpful Tutorial Covering the Basics of How to Sharpen Images in Photoshop (VIDEO)

One of the best things about Photoshop is that it helps us sharpen images which, for whatever reason, might look softer than we hoped when we shot …

49 Film Photography Blogs Worth Following

I’ve collected and shot film cameras for 40 years, but only started blogging about it in the last decade or so. I went looking for other blogging …

Film Photography

Quick Tip: Composition for Beginners

Improving your composition can bring balance and personality to your photography, simultaneously enabling you to produce more appealing images. And …

Take Better Landscape Photos With This One Simple Trick

If you're like me and you're a fan of landscape photography, you're always on the prowl for a way to improve your photos.On many occasions, the way …

How to Shoot Sunset Silhouettes in a Water Drop… Without Leaving Home

Photographer Mithun M Das captured this creative and romantic photo of a kissing couple’s silhouette in a drop of water hanging off the end of a …

Photography

These are the 10 Best Mirrorless Cameras of 2017

Shopping around for a new camera is an exciting venture, but it can also give you headaches.If you haven’t made up your mind about a system yet, that …

How to Avoid Blurry Photos

Blurry photos got you down?You're not alone...In fact, I'd say that for beginner photographers (and a lot of the rest of us, too), blurry photos is …

6 Ways to Add Depth and Dimension to Your Photographs

6 Ways to Add Depth and Dimension to Your Photos<p>Rating:<p>5.00 based on 3 Ratings<p>March 26, 2017 By Jennifer Berube<p>6 Ways to Add Depth and Dimension to …

Get Tack Sharp Images Without A Tripod

Tripods are essential tools for images that require slower shutter speeds like images in low-light or images capturing motion blur. But what do when …

3 Lightroom Quick Tips for Copying Your Processing Settings from One Image to Others (VIDEO)

How often have you captured a series of images from the same vantage point with similar composition and identical exposure settings, only to spend …

Tutorials

Landscape Photography Composition Rules You Need to Start Using Today

When you look at a landscape photo, you likely know within just a split second if it's a good photo or not.You might not even be able to fully …

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A Step-by-Step Guideline for Long Exposure Landscape Photography

When you see a long exposure image like the one above, what first comes to mind is probably how beautiful it is. Unlike a traditional image, a long …

6 Tricks to Add Depth to Your Photos

One of the obstacles that all photographers face is figuring out how to make their images look less two-dimensional and more three-dimensional. Of …

Travel Daydream: 10 Spots for your Scandinavian Bucket List

Maybe it’s because I’ve finally started watching <i>Vikings</i> after years of friends pressuring me, or maybe it’s because I’ve been dominating the seas as …

European Travel

Mesmerizing Long Exposure Photos of Traffic Lights in the Fog

Fine Art photographer Lucas Zimmermann‘s long exposure photographs of traffic lights in the fog are oddly satisfying. At once creepy and serene, his …

40 Cheapest Countries to Visit (On $30 Per Day Or Less!)

Note: This post may contain affiliate links. Please see my disclosure page for more details.<p>Travel doesn’t have to be expensive. In fact, I’ve found …

National Parks

10 Ways to Become a Better Landscape Photographer in the Next Year

As each new year approaches, people usually start thinking about what they can do better or improve in the new year. As a professional landscape …

Landscape Photography

Perfect Examples of Framing in Photography

Ansel Adams - Wawona Tunnel View<p>Photographer Ansel Adams is known for his black and white landscape photos of the American West. In his <i>Wawona Tunnel</i> …

The Complete Guide to Timelapse Data Management

If you’ve ever tried your hand at creating timelapses, you know how time consuming they can be. Just one clip can include hundreds of large RAW …

Advanced landscape photography: Five techniques to achieve beautiful, detailed landscapes

Photographer Daniel Laan has put together an excellent article for Fstoppers in which he extensively discusses five advanced techniques for landscape …

5 Powerful Lower Body Strength Routines

<b>As I mentioned in the first installment – five effective and simple upper-body strength routines - there are many ways to resistance train.</b> As I …

Workouts

Stop Searching The Net. We've Got ALL The Photography You Need Here

Toad Hollow's Photography Links Roundup Is Here!<p>As another week rolls past us in the world of photography, here we find Toad Hollow Photography …

How to Adjust Your White Balance for the Most Common Types of Street Lights

You’ve likely noticed that most city street lights aren’t quite pure white. Some emit a warm, orange color, while others are cold and green. When …

Tutorials

19 Exercises That Carve a Rock-Hard Six-Pack

Put them all together for a monster circuit that will light your abs on fire<p>There’s more to core training that just crunches or situps or even planks and bridges.<p>Don’t believe me? Then try any of these killer core carving moves in the video above from my all-new transformation program with <i>Men’s</i> …

Workouts

26 Holiday Ideas You’ve Probably Never Considered Before

Who knew Siberia was an ideal holiday destination?

If you long for retro Hawaii, try this other Polynesian paradise instead

RAROTONGA, COOK ISLANDS -- Two friendly mutts, Kuri and Sam, pawed their way through the sand outside Vaima Polynesian Bar and Restaurant, stopping …