Jarrod Tam

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6 Bedroom Plants for Better Sleep and Fresher Air!

Most of us, after a stressful day, want nothing better than to enjoy a good night’s sleep. Dim lights, a warm shower or soothing music, can all help …

Bring These Plants Into the Bedroom For Better Sleep

The research is in. For a better snooze, surround yourself with indoor plants. While many plants have beneficial properties and can contribute to …

Plants that Grow without Sunlight | 12 Best Plants to Grow Indoors

There are <b>plants that grow without sunlight</b>, they need indirect exposure, some even thrive in fluorescent light and here in this article, we’ve listed …

The 10 Best Plants for Your Bedroom

Our bedrooms are meant to be our havens, but the chemicals within disrupt this peaceful zone where we go to recharge our batteries. Formaldehyde from …

Huawei P20 Pro vs Canon 5DS R: I’m Stunned…

The new Huawei P20 Pro smartphone boasts what Huawei claims is the best-ever smartphone camera. It has a combination of three sensors with individual …

Cameras

5 expert tips for stunning detail in landscape photos

How do you make a mountain appear as large to the viewer as it does to you? How do you get rid of noise in your nightscape images? How can you get …

Landscape Photography

7 House Plants For Allergies That Can Help Clear The Air Around You

If you suffer from allergies or asthma, you know that pollen and air pollution can aggravate your symptoms — and no one with allergies wants more …

26 Romantic Recipes to Make for Someone You Love (Including Yourself) — Recipes from The Kitchn

Skip the fuss of making a fancy dinner reservation this weekend and spend the night in making a delicious meal for the ones you love.Whether it's …

16 Creative Ways to Use Old Coffee Grounds

Coffee is a popular beverage consumed all over the world.<p>People usually discard the grounds left behind after it’s brewed, but after reading this …

Star Stacking For Pinpoint Stars And Low Noise

The Milky Way rises over a fairly intimate canyon view in Canyonlands National Park in Utah. The green color in the sky is from …

Landscape Photography

Fertilizing Tips Anyone Can Do

I've only recently rid myself of my life-long black thumb, but I now have over seven happy plants that I've kept alive for a few years! Finding the …

We Guarantee You Won't Kill These 10 Houseplants

Believe it or not, I use to be a professional plant killer. Turns out, with a little love and care, keeping plants alive is really not that hard! You …

Plants

Low Maintenance Indoor Plants

A little bit of greenery can do wonders for your home décor: adding some life to a space and brightening a room with color. If you’re worried that …

These 9 Plants Will Help You Get a Better Night’s Sleep

Getting a good night’s sleep isn’t easy. Between late-night distractions, those weird-but-persistent anxieties, and mattresses that are less than top-of-the-line, sleep is sometimes more elusive than we’d like. But good news: There’s a simple fix that can make your bedroom more beautiful and more</i> …

14 Hardy Houseplants That Will Survive the Winter

During the fall and winter months, many homes become inhospitable environments for houseplants. Some rooms are drafty, others are over-heated, the …

Best standard prime lenses for Nikons: 8 tested

Nikon 50mm f/1.4G AF-S - £290/$460<p>This is a well-engineered lens with a sturdy finish and reassuring weight. Indeed, despite being almost the same …

How to Do Web Culling in Lightroom

Lightroom does some things really well, but one area I always wished I had more control over was web culling. After some investigation, here's the …

When Your Lenses Lie to You

I love my Canon EF 85mm f/1.2L II USM lens. Or was it a 1.4? It turns out that even though it says f/1.2 on the barrel, the story is more complex …

New Magnificent Photos of Beautiful Libraries around the World

Since 2011, French-born, New York-based photographer Franck Bohbot has traveled all over the world in a quest to document the captivating beauty of libraries for his ongoing series titled <i>House of Books</i>. From Rome to Tokyo to Paris, he creates a visual record of the cultural institutions that have …

Rhode Island

Developing Your Brand in 7 Simple Steps

This article is not just focused on getting high rank with search engines like Google and having a lot of traffic to your site, but rather, it’s …

8 Tips to Help You Come Home with Great Travel Photos

In this article I will talk about travel photography and how you can take great images of everything when you travel. I’m not talking about camping …

Photography

Hiroki Fujitani: Black and White Street Photography in Japan

<i>All images by Hiroki Fujitani. Used with permission.</i><p>“I had been painting since I was a child,” says photographer Hiroki Fujitani. In 2000, he took up …

How to Use Old Lenses and Speed Boosters With Your New Camera

There are some amazing lenses out there. Beautiful, fast and sharp. The interesting thing is that not all of them are brand new or even designed for …

8 Essential Tips for More Interesting City Shots

Shooting in urban environments is both fun and challenging: you are presented with the opportunity to engage in a wide range of photographic styles — …

Shooting Junk with Junk, or: How I Repaired a Vintage Lens Myself

Three weeks ago, I purchased off of eBay a “junk” Minolta MC Rokkor-PG 58mm f/1.2 lens. I had read so many good things about this particular lens in …

4 Techniques for Enhancing Details in Your Images

Often, you will find yourself trying to get out some of the fine details in your images to give it more punch. Details enhancement is typically done …

Tutorials

The 13 Tools You Need to Build a Content-Marketing Machine

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>A whopping 76 percent of marketers plan to increase their content-marketing budgets in 2016, according to Curata. Really, though, this growth isn’t that surprising, given that most companies realize content marketing is a key strategy for …

Marketing