Anmol Kayastha

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How to Win Photo Contests

<b>Ruin, San Diego, California, 28 July 1996.</b> This image has won first prize in every contest in which it's been entered. I shot it with my Linhof …

How to Shoot Defocused Firework Photos

I’m photographer David Johnson, and in this tutorial I’ll be sharing how I shoot long-exposure photos of defocused fireworks.<p>Gear List<p>Canon EOS 5D …

Barack Obama: Ask these 3 questions to see if your partner is 'the one'

Research shows that marrying the right person, and especially someone who is supportive of your career, has the power to significantly boost your …

How Managers Choose The Employees They Promote

Managers don’t just freely hand out promotions. They’re actively observing employees and looking for specific signs that an employee is ready for a promotion. They weigh multiple factors and don’t make those decisions lightly. They’re constantly evaluating performance and monitoring progress. Read …

Employee Engagement

15 of the best fragrances for men

With Father's Day on the horizon, Bazaar reveals the most irresistible fragrances for men

Beauty

6 Reasons Why Your Landscape Images Aren’t Razor Sharp

Picture this: you come home after a great day out photographing and you’re excited to look through all the beautiful images you’ve captured. However, …

Someone attached a massive Canon lens to a Game Boy Camera, and it actually worked

The Game Boy Camera isn't exactly the first thing that comes to mind when you think "high end."<p>The unusual peripheral, released in 1998, could be …

You Can Watch 99 Hours of Free Online Photography Classes from the School of Visual Arts (SVA)

Here’s something photo-related you can do over the long Memorial Day weekend coming up. The School of Visual Arts in New York City has 99 hours of …

Photography

Overwatch’s anniversary event skins and cosmetics leak out

See the new emotes in this video<p><i>Overwatch</i>’s anniversary event is coming Tuesday, May 22 (and running through June 11, all platforms) but it looks like a server bug-out originating in Taiwan has already spilled the beans on all the skins, cosmetics and a new map.<p>There are 50 new cosmetics in the …

Five Things Painters Do That Photographers Should Be Doing Too

The best creatives take inspiration from areas other than the discipline they are working in, and photographers should be no different. Have you ever …

Inside One of America’s Last Pencil Factories

A pencil is a little wonder-wand: a stick of wood that traces the tiniest motions of your hand as it moves across a surface. I am using one now, making weird little loops and slashes to write these words. As a tool, it is admirably sensitive. The lines it makes can be fat or thin, screams or …

Jersey City

This musician strummed a guitar during his own brain surgery

<b>(CNN) —</b> Guitar players can strum almost anywhere, from a beach to a park bench to an operating room -- while undergoing brain surgery.<p>That's where Abhishek Prasad peddled his musical wares during a four-hour surgery in India that aimed to correct cramping in his fingers, his surgeon said.<p>For 20 …

The Brain

How to Push Yourself Out of Your Comfort Zone

Dear friend,<p>I believe street photography is the best tool to become not only a stronger photographer, but human being.<p>I. No fear.<p>First of all, …

Street Photography

How I Motivated Myself During My Darkest Times

You shouldn't deny that there's a problem. Embrace it.<p>Motivation is a daily struggle. We all have those mornings when it's cold and rainy, and all you want to is stay curled up in bed. Other times, we're just mentally and physically exhausted. Then there are the times when a disastrous and …

Apply Pixar’s Storytelling Lessons For Your Next RPG Session

Pixar has created several free online courses for Khan Academy; their newest addition is a course on “The Art of Storytelling.” It gives a glimpse …

Animation

Before Smartphones When Kids Had Real Fun

Kids today might find this hard to believe, but there really was a period in time when smartphones didn't exist. But how did they entertain …

4 Composition Lessons Raphael Can Teach You About Photography

I’m currently inspired by a lot of painting, and trying to figure out how I can improve my compositions in photography from the masters of art, …

Street Photography

Nighttime Is the Right Time for the Beautiful Moody Street Photography of Justin Carey

London-based photographer Justin Carey says he is “fascinated by solitude, sentiment and the particular beauty found in unexpected places,” and his …

These Are the Silly Photography Arguments You Want to Avoid

Photography is a peaceful and relaxing, but sometimes solitary, pursuit, yet when photographers meet, whether virtually or in that place they call …

The world's best drone photography – in pictures

Aerial photography platform SkyPixel received 27,000 entries to its 2016 competition. Here are the winning shots plus some of our favourites

Aerial Photography

Colorware PlayStation 4 Pro Retro Announced

Colorware have announced that they will be launching a limited edition of the PlatyStation 4, the Colorware PlayStation 4 Pro Retro<p>The new Colorware …

Nepal's last nomadic tribe – in pictures

Global development professionals network,Indigenous peoples,World news,Nepal,South and Central Asia,Photography<p>The Raute are hunter gatherers, only 156 now survive and are resisting attempts to move into permanent settlements. Jan Møller Hansen spent three days travelling from Kathmandu to reach a …

9 Golden Globe Moments We Can't Stop Talking About

The Golden Globes have a reputation as the wildest award show of the year, and Sunday night's show did not disappoint. Hosted by funnyman Jimmy …

Golden Globes

Meet Grace VanderWaal: Pop Prodigy on the Edge of 13

Two years ago, Grace VanderWaal was your average small-town child prodigy, learning the ukulele and the sax, writing her own songs, and performing …

Why Do Our Recorded Voices Sound Weird to Us?

I have a big, dumb, deep, goofy voice.<p>But I’m reminded of it only when I hear a recording of myself while playing back an interview — or when friends do impressions of me, lowering their voices several octaves.<p>My high school classmate Walter Suskind has one of the deepest voices I’ve ever heard in …

Vocal Cords

The Case For Allowing Your Kids To Be Bored

The past few decades has seen an explosion of interest in the relationship between creativity and boredom. Linking boredom with creativity, poet …

Wonderful Handmade Xbox One and PlayStation 3 Game Controller Coffee Tables

Chesnee, South Carolina artist and design engineer Scott Blackwell of WoodCurve has created wonderful handmade Xbox One and PlayStation 3 game …

How to Be a Zen Photographer

I’m a big fan of Zen/Taoist, Eastern philosophy.<p>Even though I am very pro-American at heart (in terms of our love for risk-taking, for individuality, …