Ed Kimes

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4 Free Must Have Mobile Photography Apps

Let us all face the facts: mobile photography isn’t going anywhere. It’s only getting better — the cameras, the apps, the photos. I’m not one that …

How to Dodge and Burn Your Photos Using Gaussian Blur

Here’s a 5-minute tutorial by photography artist Antti Karppinen that shares a technique for effectively dodging and burning your photo using the …

Tutorials

Shooting a Day-to-Night Timelapse the Cheap and Easy Way

Shooting a day-to-night time-lapse doesn’t have to be hard. In this tutorial, I’ll show you how to create one of these “holy grail” timelapses the …

Low Light Photography: 4 Fun Techniques to Try

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As a Photographer, These are 13 Free Apps I Wouldn't Leave the House Without

If you're a new photographer, let me let you in on a little secret...There are hundreds of photography apps available for iOS and Android devices …

Apps

Incredible Destinations You Definitely Won’t Want to Visit

I guess it depends on whether or not you want to be incredibly stressed out on your trip.<p>Look, I get it. You want to go somewhere unique. But …

Polarizing, ND, and more: How different photo filters affect your photography

Since the 1800s, photo filters have been used to apply different effects to photographs. Nowadays, many of these filters are no longer relevant, due …

12 Tips for Taking Gorgeous Nighttime Photos

Take Beautiful, One-of-a-Kind Night Shots<p>Taking pictures at night can be an intimidating prospect, but there's no need to pack up your camera when …

Best West Coast Road Trips

With summer gas prices hitting a 12-year low, there’s no better time to take a classic American road trip. Here are seven of our favorite West Coast road trip itineraries, including where to stop, where to stay, and what you’ll see along the way.

Hilton Honors New Benefits FAQs

<b>What is the new, flexible Points & Money Rewards™ payment slider?</b> <br>Our new and improved Points & Money Rewards™ perk allows Members to choose nearly …

Hospitality

Hilton Honors Program Changes 2017: New Points & Money, Award Categories Gone, Use Points On Amazon, Points Pooling & Diamond Onetime Status Extension

Hilton Honors is introducing changes to its program in 2017, starting with dropping one of the H letters from the name.<p>Hilton Honors will introduce …

Awards

Hilton's Adding Loyalty Program Features, Changing Name

<b>Update 4/25/17:</b> Hilton has confirmed (via FlyerTalk) that points pooling will be available tomorrow, Tuesday, April 26.<p><b>Update 3/3/17:</b> Hilton has …

Here's The Real Reason Hilton Is Changing Their Award Pricing

Yesterday I shared all the details of the new Hilton Honors program, which will be implemented this year. Perhaps the most significant change is that …

Full Details Of The New Hilton Honors Program

Hilton has revealed some major changes to their loyalty program, and I just had the chance to speak to Aaron Glick, Hilton’s VP of loyalty, about …

How to catch the northern lights

Of all the stunning natural phenomena, the aurora borealis, also known as the northern lights, might be the most spectacular. The northern lights …

Cheap and Deep: How to make Reykjavik, Iceland, a reality

If Iceland isnt on your bucket list, youre doing it wrong. Between fjords, volcanoes, hot springs, Reykjaviks legendary nightlife and its massive …

Denali Star Train

<b>Anchorage > Wasilla > Talkeetna > Denali > Fairbanks</b><p><i>Daily service mid-May to mid-September</i><p>How to get to Denali National Park? The Alaska Railroad’s …

13 best-selling online classes you can enroll in for just $10 right now

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How to Make Windows Automatically Create a System Restore Point at Startup

By default, System Restore automatically creates a restore point once per week and also before major events like an app or driver installation. If …

Hacking

How to Find Your Missing USB Drive in Windows 7, 8, and 10

USB drives should automatically appear in Windows Explorer when you connect them to your computer. Follow these troubleshooting steps if Windows …

Your Camera’s Most Important Settings: Shutter Speed, Aperture, and ISO Explained

Getting a nice camera is just the first step in taking great photos—you also have to learn how to use it. Shooting on auto will only take you so far. …

Shutter Speed

How to Clean a Smelly Dishwasher

Your dishwasher is the last place you want strange or repulsive odors. Yet many dishwashers accumulate grime and develop the smells of mold or …

What Happened to Eastern Airlines Flight 980?

By the time it crashed, Eastern Air Lines Flight 980 would have been just about ready to land. Beverage carts stowed, seat backs upright, tray tables locked. The 29 people on board would have just heard the engines change pitch and felt the nose dip slightly, seat belts tugging at their …

The Prophecies of Jane Jacobs

She is renowned for championing urban diversity, but her real prescience lay in her fears about the fragility of democracy.<p>The year she turned 18, Jane Butzner traveled from her hometown of Scranton, Pennsylvania, to the Appalachian hamlet of Higgins, North Carolina, where she encountered a mystery …

Urban Design

The Trouble With Peak Trump

When he’s on a high, that’s when the problems start. What does this mean for a person angling for the most powerful job in the world?<p>In January of 2005, the week before his third wedding, Donald Trump assured Billy Bush that this time he would be a better man. “I’m gonna show up, I’m gonna say ‘I …

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Five Ways to Free Up Space on Your Android Device

Android phones and tablets can fill up quickly as you download apps, add media files like music and movies, and cache data for use offline. Many …

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I have used the System Restore for Vista (yech) on one occasion and have successfully created Restore points — The very last message in the process …

How to Fix the “Screen Overlay Detected” Error on Android

Starting with Android Marshmallow, there’s a curious error that sometimes shows its face, but it can be hard to decipher what’s causing it. The …

How to Speed Up Your Solid-State Drive by Re-Aligning Its Partitions

If you’ve migrated your operating system from a mechanical hard drive to a solid-state drive, the partitions may not be properly aligned. This could …