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Trouble sleeping? Try this breakthrough app

If you’re lying awake in bed reading this, we might be able to help.<p>Phrase of the day at AAPicks HQ is <b>‘Psychoacoustic principles’</b>. Apparently they are are the basis of <b>Pzizz</b>, a <b>revolutionary app</b> designed to <b>help you sleep</b>.<p>4.7 out of 5 - App Store<p>You’re probably aware that the <b>importance of sleeping</b> <b>well</b> …

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Never Open Photoshop Again with this Lightroom Workflow

Over the last couple of years I have received more than a few inquiries about how I use Lightroom to edit my photos. The embedded video is a screen …

Quick Tip: Importing to Lightroom Made Easier

Introduction This tutorial is from the Lightroom 4 Workshop Collection. Including 27 hours of A to Z Lightroom 4 education and the industry standard …

Adobe Photoshop Lightroom Features: The Spot Removal Tool

In Adobe Photoshop Lightroom you can do spot removal tool as a brush. Check out the video to learn more about how to use this completely …

Lightroom Tip – Batch Crop & Resize

Save Time in Lightroom when Resizing and Cropping Large Amounts of Output Images<p>If you’re working on a large shoot and need to output a lot of images …

Top 10 Reasons to Use Lightroom

Many Photoshop users are not aware of the many advantages of Adobe Photoshop Lightroom. In fact, many will tell you that they aren't really sure what …

Tutorials

Get Organized with Folders in Lightroom

<i>Editors Note: We’re pleased to host this guest post from Matt Kloskowski.</i><p>This video is all about <b>folders</b>. Its probably one of the most-asked-about …

Mastering Color in Lightroom using the HSL Tab

Color in Camera Mastering color in Lightroom occurs in two steps. The first is when you take the photo. Successful color photography requires an …

Before/After Lightroom Processing Tutorial

Learning how to post-process your images can make the difference between bland and amazing. But how to get there isn’t always clear. It’s not just a …

4 Ways to Enhance the Sky in Lightroom

<b>4 Simple and Fast Ways to Enhance the Sky in Your Photos Using Lightroom</b><p>Sometimes, you just aren’t going to have perfectly blue skies and big, …

How to use the Contrast Checker Technique to Give Your Images More Punch

I am about to reveal a technique that will have your images looking awesome in seconds every time you use it. I am even going to share the Photoshop …

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LIGHTROOM TIP: Organizing Collections From Folders

Posted By on Friday, August 15, 2014 in Lightroom Tips | 12 comments<p>Hey everyone. Sorry for being away lately. If you follow my personal blog (if …

Blog, Lightroom, Lightroom 101, Tutorials | Creating and Using Lightroom Presets

<b>Free Photography Bundle: PS actions, LR presets, photo overlays, & print templates! Get it here.</b><p><i>This article is a part of our series Photo Editing in</i> …

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The Coolest Collection of Photography Links from Around the Web

With another week passing us by, we find Toad Hollow Photography searching the internet for links to the very best tutorials, special features, …

Photo Management – Managing Thousands of Photos Using Lightroom

It’s been several years since I appeased my curiosity about what this whole Lightroom (LR) thing is. I’ll admit, I was a little disappointed at …

10 Things Beginners in Lightroom Want To Know How To Do

Hi gang, and happy Friday! This is a video from my good friend, and Adobe Worldwide Evangelist, <b>Terry White,</b> and it’s such a great video I asked Terry …

Livestreaming

15+ tips for better iPhone photography

Apple’s recent ‘One Night on iPhone 7’ campaign stressed the value of taking photographs on iPhone, it’s nice to see what the pros can achieve, but …

Mobile Photography

7 tricks and tips to let you get the most out of your smartphone photography

I use my phone’s camera far more than I would have ever expected a few years ago. Sure, they never really compete with large sensor cameras and …

Mobile Photography

Lightroom Shortcuts for Culling Your Photos

Almost any photographer will admit that they prefer the moments spent in the field with camera in hand over the hours spent behind a computer …

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Tips for Beginner Photographers: How to Get Better

If you’re a beginner photographer, you’ve no doubt experienced the difficulty of becoming a more proficient photographer.There are some concepts that …

Cameras

How to quickly fix red skin in Photoshop

It’s still winter here in the Northern Hemisphere. So, if you shoot portraits outdoors, your models may look a bit like Rudolph the Red Nosed …

Lighting Technique: Create Dreamlike Reflections with Water

Create a surreal environment by reflecting lights off of a water source.

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How a few pieces of paper helped me recover more detail in my pictures.

I am aiming this week at those of you first getting into photography and looking for a budget friendly way of improving your photos!<p>You see, this …

Using a Cube to Understand Photography Lighting

In this second part of a three part series on the laws of light, Jay P Morgan demonstrates the correct ways of lighting a cube. The world isn’t a …

Tutorials

7 Essential Productivity Tools for Work-at-Home Professionals

Today, more people are working from home than ever before, which means it’s important to have all the tools necessary for a successful work life. …

LinkedIn mercifully redesigns its cluttered homepage

LinkedIn, the professional network that everyone loves to hate, is rolling out a big redesign on the web. And as is often the case with social networks these days, LinkedIn appears to be taking serious "inspiration" from another company -- in this case, Facebook. (Just take a look at that …

Find Out How Far You Can Drive Your Car on Empty

How Far Can You Drive Your Vehicle on Empty?<p>Make<p>Model<p>Fuel remaining when low fuel warning light is triggered<p>Miles remaining when low fuel warning …

Disney launches its own adult coloring book app

Adult coloring book apps are all the rage, and now Disney’s getting in on that action, too. The company has today released its own take on the genre with the launch of the Color by Disney mobile application, and app that lets wannabe artists practice their skills by coloring in templates featuring …

This website will share your personal information with anyone — here's how to stop it

A writer named Anna Brittain recently made people aware of a site called FamilyTreeNow, which lets anyone search for someone by name and location for free. The results show family members, their birthdays, their home addresses, your possible associates, and your own current and past addresses. It …