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10 Hidden Lightroom Features That Can Change Your Editing Life

Sometimes we can use software for years without taking the time to dive deeper and unlock its full potential. Here’s a great 12-minute tutorial by …

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How to Create a Film Look for Your Photos From Scratch in Lightroom

The film look is currently enjoying a resurgence, and with that have come many preset packs and the like. While some of those are great, practicing …

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Add Depth and Drama to Landscape Photos Using Lightroom

Here’s a 24-minute video from Andrew Marr that looks at how he adds depth and drama to landscape photos during post-processing in Adobe Lightroom.<p>The …

Tutorials

6 Instant Pot Recipes to Get You Through the Rest of Winter

It may still be cold outside, but these delicious and cozy Instant Pot meals will lift your spirits.

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Amazon will give away free games every month with Twitch Prime

Today, Amazon announced a new Twitch program called Free Games with Prime, and what it does is pretty self-explanatory. Subscribers with Twitch Prime memberships will receive a collection of free games to keep each month. The program starts on Thursday, March 15th, when subscribers will have free …

The Best Trader Joe's Products Of All Time

If you've got a Trader Joe's in your neighborhood, chances are it's your go-to supermarket. It's cheap, convenient, and the snacks are unbeatable. It …

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Insanely Easy Weeknight Dinners To Try This Week

Every week, we're delivering five easy-to-make, insanely delicious dinners, so you can put that takeout habit on hold.<p>Monday: Korean Fried Cauliflower<p>…

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The 79 Most Delish Baked Chicken Dinners

Let your oven do the work.<p>Your oven is taking chicken from "meh" to MIND-BLOWING.<p>Looking for more chicken ideas? Try these game-changing chicken …

Special sauce transforms easy baked chicken dish into weeknight go-to

Special sauce travels with an entourage, sandwiched between “two all beef patties” and “lettuce cheese pickles onions on a sesame seed bun.” Despite such high security, burger behemoth McDonald’s managed to lose the recipe. And later re-create it.<p>Now special sauce is smeared everywhere — Big Mac, …

The 5 best apps to start investing with little money

<i>The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we get a share of the revenue from your purchase.</i><p>Acorns<p>Investing can be a confusing and intimidating activity to get involved with. The future payoff is worth it, but first-time investors …

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Cooking, and Reporting, in the Thrall of the Instant Pot

One of the perks of being a technology columnist is getting to test lots of gadgets before they’re available to the general public. As a result, my apartment has at times resembled a Best Buy showroom. I have installed Bluetooth door locks; Wi-Fi-connected lights that can be turned on and off by …

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Man who gained fame for crude ‘Rick and Morty’ courtroom exchange gets life

A Georgia man — whose extraordinarily vulgar courtroom exchange with a judge was immortalized by the hit TV show “Rick and Morty” — has pleaded …

Color Theory In Landscape Photography

Click the title of the article to read this post on Improve Photography, which includes all media files mentioned.This is the second part in a part …

Color Theory

Sick of Meditation? Try This Powerful Mindfulness Practice Used by Top CEOs and Athletes

Sophrology is a blending of Eastern and Western practices that you can quickly bring into your day.<p>There's no doubt that the modern work environment is a hotbed of stress.<p>With nonstop emails, constant pings on Slack, and a slew of endless meetings, we rarely have enough time to do our best work, if …

The 20 Best Kitchen Hacks From Chrissy Teigen

Chrissy Teigen knows her sh*t. She came out with her first cookbook, <b>Cravings</b>, last April, but she's been sharing her recipes on her blog, So Delushious, and Instagram for a long time, and not only with laugh-out-loud sassy descriptions but also with expert-level tips. Keep reading to find 20 …

The Crazy Canon Photo Printer Deal Is Back

The Canon Pro-100 printer is on sale and it's so cheap it's worth buying even if you don't need a photo printer. The $455 package only costs $79.<p>The …

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27 books that can change your life forever

Books can be incredibly powerful. They have the ability to suck us in, take us on adventures, and influence the way we think.<p>They can teach us, move …

Read This Before You Pay For That Masters In Data Science Program

The rise of the “Data Scientist” job title has created unprecedented interest in data analytics careers. That’s good, and also bad.<p>Among the 300 or so articles that I’ve published, no topic draws readers like careers. One of my career posts has been viewed well over 200,000 times, dominating over …

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The 5-Minute Guide on How to Invest in Marijuana Stocks

Do you have a few moments? Interested in marijuana stocks? Here's a brief look at the numerous titles available on the market.<p>For those wondering how …

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The Beginner's Guide to IFTTT

<i>In our new series</i> Getting It<i>, we’ll give you all you need to know to get started with and excel at a wide range of technology, both on and offline.</i> …

A Harvard doctor says these are the best exercises for your body

If you think running a marathon is the quickest way to a rock-hard body, I-Min Lee, a professor of medicine at Harvard Medical School, has news for you: That classic feat isn't as good for your body as it seems.<p>Instead of long-distance running, which can be hard on your joints and digestive system, …

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Canada's Proposed Tax on Recreational Marijuana Looks to Be a Major Win for Pot Producers

Legal weed in Canada should be highly competitive with black-market pricing.<p>Few industries are seeing green like legal weed. According to a recently …

The Easiest Bulgogi Recipe You'll Ever Try

This Cheat Bulgogi is So Easy, You Can Make it Between Classes<p>Because who doesn't love a 5-minute Korean meal?<p>October 14, 2017<p>Bulgogi (불고기) is a …

Cannabis Growth Investors: Why the Best Is Yet to Come

Cannabis stocks are gaining traction again as we inch closer towards legalization day. It?s an exciting time for investors. A new industry is …

Google created a fun way to learn about simple AI

You've probably heard the term "machine learning" quite a bit -- basically, it refers to training computers to learn without directly programming them. It's a particularly hot topic these days when it comes to AI, since machine learning is the best way to create artificial neural networks, which …

How to Master the Import Dialog in Lightroom

It might be easy to overlook the features of the Import dialog in Lightroom when your focus is on simply getting the images onto your computer so you …

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Here's how to make the only 3 BBQ sauces you'll ever need

A few years ago, after a trip to Memphis to cover “real American barbecue”, I returned home and announced to my wife that I wanted to buy a smoker. …

Recipes with Apple Cider

Both apple cider and apple cider vinegar impart delicious fall flavor to soups, desserts, drinks, dressings, and entrées. View some of our favorite …