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6 Professional Posing Tips to Make Anyone Look Good in a Photo (VIDEO)

Ever wonder why your travel portraits sometimes look no better than dull vacation snapshots? It might not be your skill as a photographer or the …

This Simple Shoe Hack Will Make Your Old Sneakers Look Brand New Again

By the time your sneakers start looking like the Converse Chuck Taylors in the image above, you’re probably already thinking about which pair will …

In Memory Training Smackdown, One Method Dominates

When it comes to brain training, some workouts seem to work better than others.<p>A comparison of the two most common training methods scientists use to improve memory and attention found that one was twice as effective as the other. The more effective method also changed brain activity in a part of …

The Brain

How to unlock Netflix to watch every movie and TV show using these secret codes - IBTimes India

With this simple trick, Netflix users can unlock a whole new world of content.<p>Netflix users are already in treat with a wide range of movies and TV …

My Camera Set-Up and Settings for Fuji X Cameras

Share47<p>Tweet<p>Shares 47<p>About the Author<br>• Latest Posts<p>Robert Clark<p>Fine art nature, landscape and street photographer. A graphic designer, architect, …

Setup

How to Take Decent Pictures of the Sky at Night

It might look easy, but taking an epic photo of the night sky in all its glory takes skill. You have to be in the right place with the right …

Beyond The Basic Tab in Adobe Camera RAW: Lens Correction

Many Photoshop and Lightroom users become intimately familiar with the settings in the “BASIC” tab in ACR and the “DEVELOP” module in LR. Yet for …

Tutorials

Photography Guide: How to Master your DSLR Camera - Dam

You spend a lot of money buying a DSLR camera. <i>Wouldn’t it be great to learn how to use it so that you can leave auto-mode behind for good?</i><p>Yes, I …

Shutter Speed

Luminar takes the negatives out of photo editing

If Apple has made photography for the masses easy, then Macphun wants to knock down remaining barriers that might keep some from using software to bring creative style to those photos.<p>It’s latest Mac-based photo editing software, Luminar, is its first all-in-one app that will include a variety of …

5 Strategies to Tame a Wide Angle Lens - Part 1

Here’s the confession of a wide angle lens addict:<p><b>Hi, my name is Ugo and I am addicted to wide angle and ultra-wide angle lenses.</b><p>While the wide angle …

Advanced Sky Selections in Photoshop

In this video tutorial, I will show you how to create a perfect sky selection even in difficult cases, using Channels, Levels and an Overlay</b> …

Tutorials

How to Get Professional Product Photographs With a Single Light Source

Not too long ago I was asked to take some pictures of a few products for a fashion blogger to review. Despite my shortage of experience in the …

Photoshop for Photographers - User Interface and Toolbar Tour - Dam

Photoshop for Photographers – User Interface and Toolbar Tour<p>In this <b>guide to Photoshop for Photographers</b>, I will take you on a tour of very basic …

Tutorials

What makes an “investment grade” property?

There are around 9.6 million dwellings in Australia and at any time there are about 250,000 properties for sale.But not all properties make good …

Investing

Heavenly Photos Taken From An Airplane Cockpit

Flying a plane seems like a nerve-wracking experience, especially when people are relying on you to fly them safely to their destination, but one of …

Gear Review: Mustang Survival 30L Bluewater Gear Hauler Backpack

Travelers and outdoor enthusiasts who often find themselves in wet environments will absolutely love this durable backpack.

The Ultimate Beginner’s Guide to Photography

Dear friend,<p>I wanted to write you this book on how to take better photos. I know you started off with your iPhone, and started to show keen interest …

Cameras

The Histogram – One of the Most Useful Tools in Photography

by Zack SchnepfI think the histogram is one of the most important and useful tools in all of photography. It’s a tool I rely on throughout my entire …

Tutorials

Physicists Say Twin Towers Destroyed by Controlled Demolition on 9/11

<b>(</b><b>ANTIMEDIA</b><b>)</b> <i>—</i> Christmas has come early for “conspiracy theorists” around the world. An academic report published by <i>Europhysics News</i> in time for the …

Skyscrapers

Looking up: Sixteen-year-old John Kraus is a rocket launch photographer

John Kraus rocket launch photography<p><i>SpaceX's Falcon 9 rocket launches cargo and science to the ISS, and the first stage of the rocket comes back and</i> …

Photographer searches for mystery newlyweds he spotted on Yosemite cliff

It was a picture-perfect moment — a bride in a sweeping white gown kisses her groom as they stand atop a towering cliff in Yosemite National Park at sunset.<p>In fact, the photographer who captured it couldn't be happier about it. He has just one question: Who are these people?<p>Adventure-loving photog …

National Parks

Want to Take Better Landscape Photos? Be Sure They Have These Four Elements

We all want to take stellar photos, but sometimes, the results we get just aren’t all that great. Perhaps your technique was a bit off, or your …

Landscape Photography

How-To: Use Custom Presets In Lightroom Mobile

Lightroom Mobile has come a long way since its start, and it now includes the vast majority of the features you expect to find in the desktop …

Tutorials

Stanford Professor puts his entire digital photography course online for free

When it comes to the list of digital imaging pioneers, Marc Levoy is one of those names that belongs right near the top. His work has led to many of …

Digital Photography

Alpinists Kyle Dempster and Scott Adamson Missing in Pakistan

<i>Update September 1, 2016, 9:20 PST</i><p>Friends and family of alpinists Kyle Dempster and Scott Adamson are rallying to raise money for a search for the …

Anatomy of an Insta: 4 shots that will get you more likes

So. You want 10 million followers on Instagram. It’s good to have dreams. We can’t quite promise you that, but we CAN help you to take your photo …

Mobile Photography

A Complete Guide to Volcanoes in Hawaii

Nothing humbles us more than a spectacular performance by Mother Nature. Case-in-point: earlier this month, the Pu'u O'o crater on the Kilauea …

National Parks

3 Simple Steps to Give Your Subjects Amazing Eyes In Photoshop

Many can debate the ethical use of Photoshop, but if you strip down its use to a core idea, the editing software is meant to enhance imagery and …