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Mick Jagger, Prince, and the Secrets of Making a Smash Hit | Heleo

“Think like a consumer, not like a creator.”<p><b>READ ON TO DISCOVER:</b><p><i>Mick Jagger’s foolproof strategy for marketing hits</i>• <i><br>Why we love Prince’s “Purple Rain”</i> …

Bob Seger

Russell Hobbs Turbo Lite RHCHS1001 Review | Trusted Reviews

What is the Russell Hobbs Turbo Lite RHCHS1001?<p>Russell Hobbs is known for offering great value, and for less than £50, the Turbo Lite RHCHS1001 …

Photomerge Secrets in Photoshop

Rating:<p>5.00 based on 1 Rating<p>May 14, 2017 By Jennifer Berube<p>Photomerge Secrets in Photoshop www.sleeklens.com<p>Panoramic photos give viewers the …

Tutorials

Adobe's Sensei AI could make your amateur selfies look like pro headshots

There weren’t enough tools for jazzing up your selfies already, apparently. Now Adobe is offering new tools for letting you “fix” your selfies.<p>Using Sensei, its artificial intelligence algorithm, Adobe Research proposes to let you fiddle with your selfies even more than you already do with an …

Artificial Intelligence

Getting Started with DaVinci Resolve | Digital Trends

Ever wondered how movies and TV shows look so polished? Sure, some of it has to do with the type of camera used and how it’s supported and moved, but …

Videography

Chen Man: Is this China's Annie Leibovitz?

Chen Man is China's go-to fashion photographer. CNN Style meets with Chen in her studio, as she shoots spreads of actresses Fan Bingbing and Shu Qi.

China

6 Headshot Photography Myths

<b>1. I don’t have to hire a professional.</b><br>While you can get lucky with an unprofessional photographer, it’s much more likely your image will look and …

Amazing

Canon publishes free EOS AF Microadjustment Guidebook

Canon Digital Learning Center published the Canon EOS AF Microadjustment Guidebook, and made it available for free. You can download the Canon EOS AF …

Guide Books

Interested In How Camera Lenses Work? Watch This Easy-to-Understand, 3.5-Minute Video

Lenses are, perhaps, the most important (pardon the pun) element in photography but most photographers probably have no idea how they really work. If …

Videography

Victoria's Secret photo editor reveals surprising secrets about how models are Photoshopped

The company is often guilty of egregious Photoshop fails that border on comical, from missing body parts to mysteriously-shaped waists (as pictured right).<p>But beyond the occasional laugh-inducing blunder, just how much does the company alter its models images?<p>A Victoria's Secret Photoshopper, who …

Photo Manipulation

How-To: Use Final Cut Pro X’s move event feature to archive events and save space [Video]

Since the 12″ MacBook is significantly limited when it comes to attaching external peripherals, I generally do all of my editing work in Final Cut Pro X with events stored directly on device. Being that I shoot 99% of our videos in 4K, you can probably imagine how quickly my MacBook’s storage is …

Biweekly

The most powerful 10 second toning tip you've never heard of!

Here’s a colour toning tip I picked up from Barrington Russell last year and I still use it to this day! What if I told you that within just 10 …

Tutorials

Creating the Perfect Gelled Background

Getting clean, saturated and even colour from edge to edge on your gelled background with a subtle vignette needn’t be a mystery. Simply remember …

Tutorials

11 basic Excel tricks that will change your life

Microsoft Excel is an amazing piece of software, and even regular users might not be getting as much out of it as they can. Improve your Excel efficiency and proficiency with these basic shortcuts and functions that absolutely everyone needs to know.<p>Of course you can move from cell to cell with …

Microsoft Excel

Apple gives devs the chance to harness power of neural networks

Apple is making a new push into artificial intelligence, giving developers access to the company’s neural network technology in a move that should mean big things for apps you’ll use in the future.<p>While opening up Siri to third-party developers was the most attention-grabbing news coming out of …

Building Standard Previews in Lightroom

It’s no secret that Lightroom can run a bit sluggish at times, especially when trying to render previews of high-megapixel files from cameras like …

UN panel bans lithium-ion batteries from passenger plane cargo

Batteries common in laptops, cellphones, and yes, hoverboards<p>A UN panel on aviation is recommending a total ban on rechargeable lithium-ion batteries as cargo on passenger aircraft, Reuters reported Tuesday. The same group rejected a ban on battery shipments last October, but reversed course …

Inventor of the Synchronized Camera Flash Dies at 96, Has More Patents Than Edison

The inventor of the synchronized camera flash has died. Artur Fischer, a German inventor who registered more than 1,100 patents in his lifetime — …

A 69-year-old monk who scientists call the 'world's happiest man' says the secret to being happy takes just 15 minutes a day

Matthieu Ricard, 69, is a Tibetan Buddhist monk originally from France who has been called "the world's happiest man."<p>That's because he participated in a 12-year brain study on meditation and compassion led by a neuroscientist from the University of Wisconsin, Richard Davidson.<p>Davidson hooked up …

Happiness

Understand Flash Sync Speed so You Don't Sink Your Photo Shoot

A Guest post by Marlene Hielema from www.imagemaven.com. Several years ago I borrowed my piano teacher’s grande piano and her lovely home for a …

Photography

How to Start Android App Development for Beginners

So you have a killer app idea and you’re ready to turn it into a reality and take it to market. No doubt you’re itching to start getting your first downloads, reviews and profits… But there’s just one problem: you don’t have a clue where to start!<p>Learning to code is difficult enough on its own but …

Android News

Hyper-realistic simulation of the sun will scorch your retina

Now that we know what the sun looks like up close, it's a bit easier to craft realistic images of the light-giving star at the center of our solar …

Why ISIS Looks Very Different Today Than A Month Ago

The Islamic State's claim of responsibility for a trio of major attacks, including the assault on Paris, has led to a rapid reassessment of the extremist group and its aspirations.<p>Until a couple of weeks ago, ISIS appeared focused on building its self-declared caliphate, or Islamic empire, in its …

Islamic State (ISIS)

This Fuseproject-Designed Laptop Charger Is Barely Bigger Than A Roll Of Quarters

Power to the people.<p>There’s a silent battle happening in cafes, offices, and even your own home. It’s about who lays claim to the valuable power outlets. As we carry more electronics with us and the ball and chain of a regular office desk are unshackled, it’s only natural that demand outweighs …

Scientists Find 15 Amazing Benefits Of Listening To Music

If you love listening to music, you’re in good company. Charles Darwin once remarked, “If I had my life to live over again, I would have made a rule …

Music Industry
Italian Food

Hackers Prove They Can ‘Pwn’ the Lives of Those Not Hyperconnected

It took the hackers less than two hours to take over Patsy Walsh’s life.<p>On a recent Friday, Mrs. Walsh, a grandmother of six, volunteered to allow two hackers to take a crack at hacking her home. How bad could it be?<p>Mrs. Walsh did not consider herself a digital person. As far as she knew, her home …

Marin County

How to Boost Your Confidence (And Success!)

The things that make us the most fulfilled in life can sometimes be the most daunting: A big interview that may lead to an incredible new job. Moving to a new city to follow a dream. Or even asking someone out on a date in the hopes that it will lead to a fulfilling relationship.<p>Sometimes, in the …

YouTube now uses deep neural networks to pick better video thumbnails

When you upload a video to YouTube, the site processes each frame individually and passes them through an algorithm to try and find a few of the best to be your video’s thumbnail. You get to pick between the ones it chooses, or you can upload your own. And while many YouTube creators opt for the …

Deep Learning