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How to Use the Lightroom Tone Curve Panel

Click the title of the article to read this post on Improve Photography, which includes all media files mentioned.The Tone Curve panel in Lightroom …

Tutorials

Set Up a Raspberry Pi as a Live Streaming Camera That Broadcasts to YouTube

If you’ve ever wanted to live stream to YouTube but didn’t want to spend much money to do so, MakeUseOf has a guide for setting up a Raspberry Pi as …

Study These Photographs by the Legendary William Eggleston and You’ll Learn Plenty About Portraiture

The legendary American photographer William Eggleston was a true pioneer in the potential of color photography and his quirky, eccentric portraits of …

Street Photography

Xiaomi’s newest gadget is a foldable electric bicycle that costs $450

Is there anything that China’s Xiaomi doesn’t sell? The company best-known for its affordable but high-quality smartphones recently announced its first drone, right after launching a smart rice cooker, and now it has unveiled an electric bicycle.<p>The Mi QiCYCLE Electric Folding Bike is — as you can …

The future of bicycle frames could once again be in the hands of framebuilders

Here we have what is undoubtedly one of the most advanced bicycle frames ever created – and yet you’ve probably never seen or even heard about …

3D Printing

How Flash Relates to Shutter Speed, ISO and Aperture

<i>Be sure to also back our Kickstarter!</i><p>One of the biggest lessons that every strobist needs to learn is how to make flash output work with a camera’s …

Shutter Speed

5 Important Things You Must-Have Before Starting A Photography Business

You may be at a crossroads. Perhaps you’ve watched Photography 101 and Lighting 101 and 201 and have spent countless hours photographing your …

Surreal photos of China's failed 'city of the future'

The once flush-with-cash town of Ordos, China, has been called the world's largest ghost town.<p>Roughly 15 years ago, a coal-mining boom led local government to throw money at urban development there, in the hopes of creating a new epicenter of culture, economy, and politics.<p>Ordos New Town — also …

Ai Weiwei

Build a Magic Mirror with a Raspberry Pi and an Old Monitor

One of the trademark devices in nearly every Hollywood blockbuster version of the future is a smart mirror that shows off a daily schedule, clock, …

Raspberry Pi

How to Create That Urban High Contrast Desaturated Look in Lightroom

One of the more popular styles on Instagram is urban photography that sports a high contrast look with some desaturated colors. When trying to …

Tutorials

4 Web Design Trends Your Small Business Should Follow

In today's digital economy, a good website is essential to the success of small businesses. Trends are ever changing, so are client needs. While businesses are busy focusing on their core product or service, most do not understand the value and importance of staying on the cutting edge of web …

Targeted Color Adjustments in Photoshop

Howard Pinsky, an Adobe Community Professional, is an online educator providing content for Adobe Photoshop and Lightroom. His work can be seen on …

Google’s Coder Teaches Web Basics with Raspberry Pi

The folks at Google’s Creative Lab took the wraps off of Coder this week. It’s a “free, open source project that turns a Raspberry Pi into a simple platform that educators and parents can use to teach the basics of building for the web.” After booting off Coder’s custom Raspberry Pi SD card image, …

Raspberry Pi Multi-Room Audio (Mobile/Tablet/PC Controlled)

Introduction: Raspberry Pi Multi-Room Audio (Mobile/Tablet/PC Controlled)<p>I have been lurking on Instructables for a few years but have never posted …

Raspberry Pi

Complete Tutorial for a Raspberry Pi Beginners .

Introduction: Complete Tutorial for a Raspberry Pi Beginners .<p>This instructable helps you to setup raspberry pi for the first time without hdmi …

Raspberry Pi

Review of the Fujifilm X100T for Street Photography

<i>Disclaimer: I was given a free Fujifilm X100T for this review.</i><p>It is a beautiful Sunday here in Dubai, and it is my day off “work”. I arrived last …

Growth: Comparing Photography 2 Years Apart

I was immune, I thought. Having been looking at Photoshop tutorials for over a year, I thought I knew all the tools needed to make a photo “pop”. I …