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Here's How Steve Jobs and Tim Cook (Plus 10 Other CEOs) Responded to Customer Complaint Emails

Got a customer problem? Let the CEO know. It works more often than you'd think.<p>Recently, I bought an electric lawnmower at the local big-box store. Unfortunately, it was dead on arrival, and let's just say I wasn't blown away by the manufacturer's customer service department. So, after a few hours …

Brian Moynihan

Here's How To Fly Around The World For $1,200

When my friends and clients with Yore Oyster see me flying around the world so cheaply, they always want to know how. Justifiably so—if I saw someone taking $5 flights from Dubai to Manila, or flying from Asia to North America for $75, I’d be pretty curious too. The answer I give them is always …

Asia Travel

The Ten Commandments of Retouching

There are some things in life that are universal rules we should all follow—things like not cheating on your wife, not killing anyone, and not …

Tutorials

9 of the Best Landscape Tutorials of 2017 So Far

Landscape photography tutorials are one of the niches of photography that lend themselves to being really well covered online. Over the years we have …

Huseyin Sahin’s Surreal Digital Photo Creations are Straight Out of a Dream

Huseyin Sahin is one of the most talented digital artists you’ll find online. Following in the footsteps of other incredibly skilled artists like …

Shoot this Photo

Lighting Tips: How to Shoot Killer Product Photography at Home

We’re not entirely sure why, but product photography tutorials are coming hard and fast lately. So in case this DIY lightbox wasn’t good enough, and …

The Skillshare Class That Changed How I Think About Photography

Documentary Photography: Capturing Places and People<p>An Online Skillshare Class by Ami Vitale<p>It’s not every day that a National Geographic …

Street Photography

How to Price Your Photography Services - A Guide

Turning our passion for photography into a sustainable business is one of the most desired goals for many photographers, so learning <b>how to price your</b> …

Marcel Duchamp

The art of compositing explained in the coolest way possible

Roy Peker created this fantastic explainer about VFX and digital compositing.<p>Peker, who frequently works in Nuke to generate these effects, says:<p>This …

Beautiful Travel Landscape Photography by Christina Tan

<b>Christina Tan</b> is a talented self-taught photographer, world traveler and instagramer based in Indonesia. Christina attended Fashion Institute of …

Italy

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

Advanced Tutorial: How to Color Grade Photos Using Luminosity Masks

When you look at the work of a professional, award-winning beauty photographer like Zoë Noble, it just has that <i>something</i> extra. If you’re wondering …

Photography Composition: Leading Lines

Dear friend,<p>I wanted to share you this article leading lines:<p>Free PDF<p>Video presentation on leading lines<p>For those of you who prefer video and …

Street Photography

17 truths on the art of street photography

I wanted to write you a letter on the art of street photography, based on my personal experiences, my personal passion, and things I’ve learned along …

Street Photography

How to Blend 3 Bracketed Exposures for Greater Dynamic Range

Want to learn how to blend 3 bracketed exposures of the same scene to create a single photo with greater dynamic range? Here’s a great 17-minute …

Tutorials

This Sneaky Ode to Compositing Has a Lot More CG Elements Than You Think

Visual effects artist Roy Perker is tired of people saying that VFX and digital compositing “looks fake.” So he created this fun little video to show …

How Color Filters Affect B&W Photos

If you’re new to film photography, chances are that you’ll get into shooting black and white sooner or later because you have been inspired by the …

Landscape Photography

Are Personal Projects Worth It? Why David Burnett, Ami Vitale & David duChemin Say Yes

How important are personal photography projects to distinguishing your voice? And will a project on the side help catch the eye of your dream client? …

Extreme Sports

How to Shoot Abstract Photography

I’ve been inspired to shoot more abstract photos lately; perhaps this is a paradigm-shift for me:Photograph how it feels, not how it looksFirst of …

Street Photography

Beautiful Street Portrait Photography by Dennis Heeringa

<b>Dennis Heeringa</b> aka Dutchie is a talented freelance photographer and social media advisor currently based in Amsterdam, Netherlands. “Quite a number …

Photography

How to Capture the Decisive Moment in Street Photography

How do we predict the decisive moment in street photography?I want to share some practical tips, insights, and thoughts on how to better capture the …

Street Photography

Dreamlike and Fine Art Portrait Photography by Denise Kwong

<b>Denise Kwong</b> is a talented self-taught photographer and digital artist who was born in Hong Kong and currently lives and works in Sydney, Australia. …

Photography

Photography Masterclass Amsterdam: Strategies for Developing Successful Visual Stories

Now in its 7th year, the Northern Lights Masterclass sets itself apart with its long-term and in-depth approach to helping working photographers improve all aspects of their creative and business practices for success in today’s challenging marketplace. Developed in cooperation with Noorderlicht …

What I wish I'd known: Nine golden tips from some of the world's best photographers

In association with<p>It's all too easy to look back on our lives and wish we'd done things differently. But at that stage, it's often too late to …

Photographers

Portrait Photography Tips You Need to Start Using Today

Portrait photography is perhaps one of the most rewarding types of photography.It’s fun, too. Certainly more fun than reading the camera’s owner’s …

Landscape Photography

Complete Lightroom and Photoshop Portrait Retouching Tutorial

Most online photography tutorials focus on one thing—how to sharpen better or how to retouch shiny skin, for example. This video goes way beyond …

X-Trans: The Promise and the Problem

FujiFilms’s X-Trans III sensor has been out since the X-Pro2 hit the scene in March 2016. It was joined recently by the X-T2, and presently the X-T20 …

Fake Photo of Trump’s ‘Photoshopped’ Hand Fools the Internet

After ABC News aired an interview with President Trump this week, controversy erupted after people began accusing the White House of Photoshopping a …

60,000 Visitors and Counting: How to Double Your Traffic With Infographics

According to WebDAM, the human brain processes visual data <i>60,000 times faster than text</i>. And, there’s more: <i>65% of your audience are visual learners</i>. …

Infographics