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Man punches cougar to save pet - CNN Video

The owner of a small dog says he had to punch and kill a cougar after it took his small pet dog. CTV reports.

3 Ways to Use Thrift-Store Frames to Make Your Art Feel New

Knowing a reliable custom framer in your town is essential if you love to hang art; who better to trust with your favorite new pictures, prints, paintings, and posters than an artist? But that sinking feeling when you see the price tag at pickup is almost inevitable, especially when framing less …

What the Number on the Scale Really Means: A Primer on Weight Fluctuations

<i>Originally published on Richard "Dick" Talens website. Richard is the co-founder and chief growth officer of Fitocracy, one of the web's most popular</i> …

The Worst Mistake a Travel Photographer Can Make

Travel photography has the potential to be so much fun and bring so much reward - but here's one thing that can really hold travel photographers back.

Artists Network TV - Artists Network

Start Learning Now!<p>Check back every month to find the latest video workshops added to Artists Network TV. With an all-access subscription, you can …

Snow in the Canyon

Raising a Compassionate Child In the Age of Entitlement

Imagine this: your seventeen-year-old daughter is texting her friend on her flip phone. She’s had this phone since eighth grade and she doesn’t mind; …

Parenting

Why your child needs music education

It’s not just about a recital, an adorable, proud bow to the audience, or roses thrown at his or her feet during an encore. Music education has a …

Education

Yellow: Weekly Photography Challenge

After our post yesterday on using colour boldly we thought it might be time for a ‘colour’ related challenge this week. The colour we’re nominating …

Best New Apps: Instacast for Mac

One less reason to ever open iTunes<p>Instacast for Mac is without question the best way to listen to podcasts on OS X. And for anyone who’s been stuck using iTunes for the job, it’s something of a revelation. You can finally set Apple’s bloated media player aside — at least when it comes to podcasts …

Five Tips for First Time DSLR Owners

Canon Rebel with Canon 50mm F/1.8 on the left and Canon 5D with Sigma 85mm F/1.4 on the right<p><i>FACT:</i> A DSLR will not get you better pictures, knowledge …

Taking Great Photos is Easy

Creatively Defaced Textbooks

One of the things I miss most about being in art school was... the casual graffiti. Students of all stripes have a tendency to make flyers, deface …

How to Photograph Reflections for Awesome Results

They can be beautiful, surreal, abstract or a combination of all three, reflections are a powerful way convey emotion or provoke thought in your …