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Yale's "Happiness 101" Course Is Available Online For Free — Here's How You Can Take It

What’s the secret to happiness? You could soon find out for free. One of Yale’s most popular classes — not just this school year, but in the …

Mental Health

This Is the Best Way to Recover From Failure

Embracing the sting of failure may not sound enjoyable — but new research shows it’s the best way to learn from mistakes.<p>A study in the <i>J</i><i>ournal of</i> …

Ohio State University

So you want to write sci-fi? Tips from the president of the Science Fiction and Fantasy Writers of America

Want to be a science fiction or fantasy writer? You’d better sit down.<p>That’s the advice from Cat Rambo, a Seattle writer with more than 200 published …

Creative Writing

Raspberry Pi RetroPie IKEA Arcade Table Project

Anyone thinking of building their very own Raspberry Pi arcade table may be interested in a new project right up which has been published by Matt …

These Videos Help You Go Inside the Creative Mind of a D&D Dungeon Master

Jorphdan has been doing insightful post-play video diaries for his D&D campaign.<p>We're in the middle of a massive surge of popularity for tabletop games. Whether it's the hugely popular <i>The</i> <i>Adventure Zone</i>, the extensive list of <i>Dungeons & Dragons</i> streamers on Twitch, or even the Waypoint team …

Dungeons and Dragons

Going for Consistent Style and Color in Your Social Media Photos? This Video Explains How It's Done

Have you ever looked through someone's Instagram account and noticed that all of their images seemed to have a consistent color palette or style …

In the ‘homework wars,’ both sides are wrong

The homework wars have started up again.<p>Last month, the superintendent of the Marion County Public Schools in Florida announced a “no homework” …

University of Michigan

How to photograph an eclipse

Solar eclipses, particularly total solar eclipses, are spectacular occasions. Although they aren’t rare, visibility depends on where you are at the …

Landscape Photography

Why I'm Starting This School Year with a Get-to-Know-You Curation Project...and You Should Too!

Ah, Back to School activities. Those wonderful ice-breakers, games, questionnaires, and activities we use to try to make the first week of school …

Teaching

6 New-Mom Apps for Tackling the First 6 Months

It could be the parent-friendly work environment, or maybe something really is in the water, but we’re deep in a goop baby boom, with a handful of …

Apps

Seven 'hidden secrets' in Adobe Lightroom

It'll be a little while before Adobe can deliver on its recent promise to make Lightroom faster, but that doesn't mean you can't still figure out …

Selective Color in Photoshop, is it the best-kept secret?

The selective color adjustment layer is a tool that can make your images pop off the page. Almost every week someone emails me and says, "Blake, how …

Photoshop

[Premiere] A Sith Lord Is Born in This Gorgeously Dark 'Star Wars' Fan Film

In 'Dark Legacy,' a female apprentice must kill a Sith Master to inherit his legacy, or become host to a strange parasite.<p>When it comes to Star Wars and learning the Force, we've seen most of it from the perspective of the Jedi. When we see training, like Anakin, Luke, and now Rey, it's all from …

Star Wars

Amateur Vs. Pro: How Differently The Same ‘Ugly’ Location Looks When Pro Photographer Shoots It

Award-winning art photographer Vijce is back with fresh inspiration, though it’s not exactly the colourful work you may be used to from him. This …

Landscape Photography

Five Tips for Becoming a Successful Landscape Photographer

Landscape photography is a weird genre: there are no people, and unlike something like product photography, it's pretty much up to you to choose what …

A Look at Google’s $20 Photo Book in a Hands-On Review

Expanding into its ever-growing range of products and services, Google is now offering photo books. They’re competitively good value, and in this …

The Top 5 Computer Monitors For Photographers (Mid 2017)

If there is one computer accessory that can make or break a photographers processing experience the most, we would think it is hard to argue against …

Computer Hardware

Here’s a Checklist for Learning How to Retouch Photos Like a Pro

If you are a photographer or fledgling retoucher opening Photoshop for the first time, it is a daunting experience, to say the least. There is a …

How to Prep Your Photos for Print in Photoshop

If you have never printed your own work before, you might not know that some careful preparation is needed to make sure the colors in your print …

Tutorials

How to Retouch Environments Using Photoshop

Retouching isn’t just for portrait photography — it can make a huge difference when you want to clean up distractions from an image. This video from …

Make More Realistic Composites With Saturation Maps in Photoshop

Creating convincing composites is all about matching a number of characteristics, one of them being the saturation between the different elements of …

Tutorials
Walt Disney Company

This short tutorial makes it easy to create composites in Lightroom and Photoshop

There are several approaches to creating composites, and whichever you choose, it takes some time and effort to make it look good. Young photographer …

Tutorials

How to take eye-catching and compelling self-portraits

Self-portraits. You may associate them with vanity and arrogance. You might even consider self-portraiture an overrated genre and dismiss it …

Photography

Photoshop Trick: How to Swap a Photo Background Using Only Blend Modes

Here’a neat trick for you Photoshop lovers out there. If you’ve shot a subject in front of a gray background, you can actually swap that gray …

A Guide to the Perfect Portrait

What's so great about portraiture is that you have a never-ending supply of subjects available to you, each with his or her own unique look.Beyond …

Landscape Photography

How to Sharpen Images in Photoshop

Image sharpening is one of the most important steps in a postproduction workflow. However, with a myriad of options and methods to do it, it can be a …

How to Add Color to Landscape Photos Using Photoshop

If you take a look at the work of your favorite landscape photographers, one likely unifying factor is their colors are all vibrant without being …

How to Find Your Stolen Photos Online

If you work as a photographer long enough, your pictures are going to be used without your permission somewhere. Tracking down where that's happened …

Does Your Photography Website Really Work?

My background was in design and web development before I was a photographer. So in my eyes, it's easy to see a connection between design and …