Ash Ley

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Let's Debate Soap vs. Body Wash, Shall We? (Bonus: Stocking Stuffer Ideas!)

Body wash has pretty much taken over the personal care aisles at the drugstore, while the poor, humble soap has been relegated to the bottom shelves.<p>I'm on Team Soap, in case my bias wasn't clear from that intro. Soap gets a bad rap for being too drying, but I prefer it to body wash, first of all …

AOL Style News, Trends and Advice

7 InstaStyle pics to inspire your fall wardrobe

7 InstaStyle pics to inspire your fall wardrobe<p>HIDE CAPTION<p>SHOW CAPTION<p>Let's face it: we're 100% addicted to Instagram. Our StyleList contributors …

DIY Nail Polish Swatch Book With Cutepolish

The blogger and Beautylish member known as Cutepolish is famous for her easy-to-follow, inspired nail art tutorials (just ask any of her 1.6 …

Nikon D5300 Review

Introduction<p>The Nikon D5300 is a new 24.2 megapixel DSLR camera with no optical low-pass filter that can record Full HD movies at 1080/50/60p with …

Cameras

Useful Photography Tip #73: Use Spot Metering When Shooting Portraits

<i>Want more Useful Photography Tips? Check them out here.</i><p>Sometimes the best thing to do is to never trust your camera’s metering. When it comes to …

Five Ways the Samsung Galaxy NX Is Showing Us The Future of Photography

Though it isn’t without its quirks, Samsung’s Galaxy NX camera is a pretty solid choice if you want to name one camera that is being extremely …

Useful Photography Tip #74: Don't Forget About the Color Channel Tools in Lightroom

<i>Want more Useful Photography Tips? Check them out here.</i><p>Today’s Useful Photography Tip is super quick and will require more of an effort on your …

Photographer Scott Mead on Creating Better Landscapes

<i>All photos by Scott Mead. Used with permission.</i><p>Scott Mead is a photographer based in Maui, Hawaii that developed the photo bug when his grandfather …

7 Big Mistakes I've Made as a Photographer

It’s often said that we learn more from our mistakes than we do from our successes. That’s certainly the case with photography, where I’ve made …

Useful Photography Tip #75: Bend Like a Reed In The Wind

<i>“The green reed which bends in the wind is stronger than the mighty oak which breaks in a storm.”</i><p>― Confucius<p>I know you’re like, “WTF” but hear me …

Flickr's New Photo Books Feature Lets You Bring Your Photostream to Life

With the holidays fast approaching, Flickr Photo Books has launched in the US. This will also be rolled out for international Flickr users in the …

UPDATED: Cheap Photo: Panasonic GH3 for Under US-$ 700 (SOLD OUT!), and More Micro Four Thirds Deals

<i>UPDATE:</i> <i></i>Holy cow, these went quick! It seems that the Amazon GH3 deal was quite the thing with the photo community, as it’s already sold out. The …

How to Take a Self Portrait

Although you might think that a photographer would love taking a self portrait, it’s actually one of the most difficult pictures to take. With self …

Do you shoot in the rain or pack up at the first drop?

How To Shoot Amazing Photographs Indoors With Nothing But Window Light

For some photos, nothing beats the natural beauty of ambient light. When used correctly natural light can create soft portraits that bring out great …

Modern Corporate Headshot Photography Methods

What comes to mind when you hear the phrase “corporate headshots”? If you’re like photographer Aaron Nace, you think of words like boring, …

Photography

Grab a Coffee & Settle In - 33 Great Photography Links

The world of photography has been buzzing all week with great photographers and artists posting their work for the world to enjoy. Toad Hollow …

Landscape Photography