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Photoshop Basics: What Is Unsharp Mask and How to Use It to Sharpen Your Photos So They Pop (VIDEO)

Here’s a quick Photoshop tutorial video from Run N Gun that explains the basics of the Unsharp Mask tool and why it’s essential to helping you …

Tutorials

17 Journeys By Train That Will Change Your Life Forever

Take a slow and stunning journey by train across some of the world's most beautiful landscapes.<p><i>This photo essay is part of a series of stories about travel.</i>

Trains

How to Lose 50 Pounds in Three Months

Losing 50 pounds in three months is an ambitious goal for sure — but one that could completely change your life and appearance, not to mention …

Fitness

This Beachbody Trainer Shares a Weightlifting Program For Beginners Looking to Lose Weight

For most women, strength training is the one thing we need to do more of. Cardio definitely has its benefits and it shouldn't be overlooked, but if you're trying to lose weight or just feel stronger in the gym, it's time to pick up those dumbbells and start a weightlifting program.<p>This can feel …

Workouts

Woman is delighted to find herself alone on train, until she realizes she's not

Finding yourself alone on public transportation is a rare and miraculous occurrence.<p>Stevie was so delighted to find out that she seemed to be the …

What It's Like to Become Brandon Woelfel for a Day

<i>Want to become Brandon Woelfel, even just for a day? This funny video should interest you.</i><p>Yes, we know, there’s already a lot of videos there …

Unusual Furniture Design: These Super-Beds from China Come Loaded With Accessories

Shockingly, most of them are less than USD $500<p>I think the hours we spend sleeping are enough time to spend in a single piece of furniture. But for …

7 Bullet Journal Ideas That Will Organize Your Life

Brilliant and easy ways to boost productivity.<p>So you're starting your first (or fourth) bullet journal—a notebook or pad that's part planner, part …

Productivity

Hysterical Dad Tweets Priceless Conversations Between Him and His Daughters

Comedian James Breakwell makes sure that every tweet he sends is absolutely hilarious — by recounting conversations he has with his wife and four daughters under the age of 6. His account, XplodingUnicorn, is full of priceless 140-character encounters with his little ladies, all of whom seem to …

Parenting

This Light-Filled Nashville Home Is a Dream for the Color-Averse

We all love a vibrant, colorful house, but there is something to be said about the soothing nature of an all-white interior. A Nashville couple took …

Petra Lost and Found

In the early 1800s, a Swiss explorer tricked his way into Petra, the ancient oasis whose location had been a closely guarded secret for centuries.<p>Deep within Jordan’s desolate desert canyons and rugged mountains lies an ancient treasure, the stone city of Petra. A UNESCO World Heritage Site and one …

27 Podcasts You Need To Start Listening To In 2018

Tired of listening to the same old podcasts? Here's some fresh ones that deserve your time.<p>We asked the BuzzFeed Community and BuzzFeed staff to tell us about underrated podcasts they absolutely love. We received thousands and thousands of submissions this year. (Thank you if you sent one in.) Here …

12 Under-the-Radar Tuscan Hotels

A wellness retreat, a 500-year-old lemon farm, a 5,500-acre Ferragamo estate... There's something for everyone among these 12 Tuscan countryside hotels of our dreams.<p>Borgo San Felice, <i>Siena</i><p>The original church and schoolhouse remain on the grounds of this 8th-century hamlet turned …

Italy

She killed 115 people before the last Korean Olympics. Now she wonders: ‘Can my sins be pardoned?’

DAEGU, South Korea — Until recently, she could often go full days without reminders of what happened. She preferred it that way. The event was so long ago. It was so terrible. She’d been pardoned for her crimes, and she’d tried to build a new version of her life. She got married. She raised two …

North Korea

If You're Running on the Treadmill to Lose Weight, Don't Make These 5 Mistakes

It doesn't matter if you've been running on the treadmill for years or you just started a few weeks ago. If your goal is to lose weight, avoid these common mistakes — they could even cause weight gain!<p>Not Pushing Yourself<p>One of the best things about running on a treadmill is that you just turn it …

Fitness

How to take a picture of the moon that doesn’t look like a tiny, white blob

Taking a good picture of our little satellite pal is harder than it seems, but a little prep makes a big difference.<p>The moon is a photographic tease. It hangs up there in the sky, all big and bright. Then you try to take a picture of it and you get a pathetic white blob floating in a sea of digital …

How to take your night shoots to the next level

If you're not comfortable with your camera, night photography or film at night can be intimidating for a lot of people. Peter McKinnon and Matti …

26 Secret Places Interior Designers Love To Shop

Interior designers spill their best sources for furnishings and home decor.<p><b>We hope you love the products we recommend! Just so you know, BuzzFeed may collect a share of sales from the links on this page. Oh, and FYI — prices are accurate and items in stock as of time of publication.</b>

Watch: 15 Graphic Design Trends For 2018

<b>Philip VanDusen,</b> founder and chief creative officer of NYC-based Verhaal Brand Design, lays bare 15 trends that graphic designers should note for …

Graphic Design

The 4 Boots You Can Wear with Every Suit | GQ

A primer—and reminder—on how to keep your suits looking their sharpest when you're swapping in seasonal footwear.<p>Wearing boots with a suit isn't a difficult endeavor—wear suit, add boots—but it's one that does require a level of finesse (and not the Bruno Mars kind). Specifically, you've got to …

Men's Fashion

The Best Apps for Photographers

Man, is it fun to be a photographer right now.<p>I don't mean to say that photography wasn't fun before, but if you ask me, we're in a golden age of …

Mobile Photography

A Guide to Different Types of Light and Weather Conditions for Photography

When is the best time of the day to take photographs outdoors? What are the ideal weather conditions for outdoor photography? Should I take photos …

7 Books That Will Make You Smarter In a Single Plane Ride

Spend your plane ride getting smarter.<p>Flying offers the opportunity to disconnect from the internet — unless you pay for it — and turn your mind off …

Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie

32 Stylish Interiors All Men Will Love

If you follow our Instagram @stylishmanmag, you know we have an obsession with stylish and masculine interiors. We regularly feature lofts, bathrooms …

How to Make a YouTube Video From Start to Finish

As a budding YouTuber myself, every time Peter McKinnon uploads a new video, I'm taking notes. His growth on YouTube has been nothing short of …

You Can Eat as Much Of These 10 "Zero-Point" Foods as You Want

Weight Watchers is one of the oldest and most respected dieting plans in the country, with celebrity ranging from Oprah Winfrey to Jonah Hill …

This $23 Anker Classic Bluetooth speaker packs a powerful punch

The Anker Classic portable Bluetooth speaker is down to $22.99 on Amazon when you clip the $5 off on-page coupon. That's the lowest direct price drop …

These Are the 8 Types of Friends You Need in Your Life

Do your friends sometimes disappoint you? Ever feel like there is something missing in your relationships? You’re not alone.<p>Tom Rath and the Gallup …

Self-improvement

This Spacious Family Home is Only Eleven Feet Wide

The owners of this home, an architect and an interior designer, were faced with the dilemma that eventually confronts most parents in New York: …

Dining Rooms