Rebecca Tester

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7 Tips For Better Wildlife Photography

Wildlife photography can be very difficult and because of that, it is very rewarding. Getting all the stars to align for that perfect animal image …

Creative Ways to Use Wide Apertures in Landscape Photography

Your camera’s aperture has the ability to control your depth of field – which is a powerful creative tool that many photographers use to evoke depth, …

5 Good Photography Habits You Want to Start Today

5 Good Photography Habits to Start Today - shoot daily, take notes, look at photos, back up, and more! Take your photography up a level with these …

20 Beautiful Peacock Pictures

With its extravagant eye-spotted tail, the peacock (male peafowl) is a beautiful bird to snap a few pictures of. Interestingly, the vibrant color of …

Birds

10 Romantic Pictures by Shannon Blue

As a truly stylish photographer, you can use your sweet photography skills to make your own Valentine’s Day cards. Maybe you’ve already chosen the …

Photography

How to Motivate Yourself: 3 Steps Backed By Science

You make goals… but then you procrastinate.<p>You write a to-do list… but then you don’t follow through.<p>And this happens again and again and again. …

Success

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As a girl who never styled their hair who just bought a curling iron

Fossils dug up at airport may be largest flying bird ever found

A clutch of fossilised bones uncovered during the expansion of an airport terminal in the US may belong to the largest flying bird ever found.<p>The prehistoric creature had a wingspan of between 6.1 and 7.4 metres and could glide for long distances over the oceans as it searched for fish 25m years …

Beginner’s Guide to Better Landscape Photography: Infographic

If you’re new to photography, you most likely get a little confused when it comes to keeping all the jargon, camera settings, and composition rules …

Why We Set Off Fireworks On The Fourth Of July

Ever wondered why we set off those humungous kaleidoscopes of gunpowder in our sky each Fourth of July? Apparently, the history of fireworks in America is as old the country itself.<p>On our first Independence Day celebration, held in Philadelphia on July 4, 1777, when the country was still in the …

The Decorating Mistakes That Can Hurt Your Home's Value

The unexpected little details that could cost you big time.<p>Thinking of selling your home...even one day? Real estate experts weigh in on the unexpected little details that could cost you big time in the long run.

Kitchens

Caffeine High: Photos Show the Universe Bound By Swirling Coffee

For her series <i>Coffee Universe</i>, photographer Flora Borsi creates arresting manipulations from swirls of morning coffee, blanketing the world in a rich …

9 Things Rich People Do Differently Every Day

This story originally appeared on Business Insider<p>What you do today matters. In fact, your daily habits may be a major determinant of your wealth.<p>"The metaphor I like is the avalanche," says Thomas Corley, the author of "Rich Habits: The Daily Success Habits Of Wealthy Individuals." "These habits …

35 Beautiful Pictures of Texas Bluebonnets

Texas is too dry for flowers for most of the year, with the exception of spring. Starting early in the year, Texan fields are filled to the limit …

29 Fantastic Pictures of Forests

Forests will forever be filled with mystery, which makes them wonderful subjects for photography. These photographers had the privilege, and skill, …

Forests

18 Lovely Path Pictures

Paths lead us through all kinds of events and scenery, and they give us perfect opportunities to get in a great shot. Next time you’re on a walk, …

Mathias

25 Spectacular Sun Halo Pictures

Variously known as sundogs, glorioles, ice bows and phantom suns, seeing a crystal-clear halo around the sun is always a spectacular experience. In …

National Guard

25 Unique Fence Pictures

The purpose of a fence is to mark boundaries, keep something out, or to provide some sort of visual beauty. They also provide another aspect in a …

Australian National Parks

5 Simple Tips For Taking More Natural Family Portraits

Have you ever had a family portrait session, and either ran out of ideas, or didn’t know how to make the portraits look more natural? Below are 5 …

Behold the First Ever Image of a Planet and Its Star Over 63 Light Years Away

Although it might not seem like much, the photo above might just be the most extraordinary image you have ever seen. Not because of crazy high …

AOL Style News, Trends and Advice

AOL Style News, Trends and Advice

Trends

What French Women Know About Getting Dressed That American Women Don't

If you've ever been to France, chances are you made an observation that the French dress quite differently than Americans do. It's not what they're wearing per se -- it seems like sneakers and pink coats are popular everywhere these days -- but <i>how</i> they're wearing the trends.<p>The French might say it …

16 of the 'Must-have' Items in a Woman's Wardrobe

You won't likely want to wear a backless, see-through sequined mini dress 10 years from now, but you will always want to wear a beautifully tailored blazer, whether you are 15 or 50.<p><i>This answer originally appeared on Quora.</i><p><i>Answer by Carolyn Cho, works in fashion</i><p>Every woman is different, but I do …

Clothing

The Importance of Light in Photography

Light is probably the most important thing to think about when trying to take a great photograph. When taking pictures, it is critical at times to be …

Photography

15 Beautiful Images of Nature from Pixabay

For those of you starting to experience spring, you may find yourself spending more time outside with your camera enjoying the fresh air and new life …