Elvis Rowsey

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Rohn: You Don’t Have to Love What You Do...

You have to love what you do, that’s what people say. But that's not necessarily true. What <i>is</i> true is that you have to love the opportunity—the …

Motivation

How to get a world-class education for free on the internet

As crucial as a university degree has become for working in the modern economy, it is not the only route forward into a wildly lucrative and satisfying career—just ask famous dropouts Bill Gates, Oprah Winfrey, Michael Dell, Steve Jobs, Mark Zuckerberg.<p>In the future, a single bachelor’s degree in a …

Online Education

7 Ways Managers Motivate And Demotivate Employees

Few things are as costly and disruptive as managers who kill morale.<p>Few things are as costly and disruptive as managers who kill morale.<p>Demotivated employees underperform and then walk out the door at the first opportunity.<p>The scariest thing is how prevalent this lack of motivation is. Gallup …

How to schedule your day for maximum productivity after a terrible night's sleep

We've all been there — tossing and turning all night, counting down the hours until we have to get up for work in the morning. Sleepless nights are no fun.<p>And the unfortunate reality is that even though you feel like crap the next day, you still have to show up at the office, ready to give …

50 Inspirational Quotes to Motivate You

Great quotes can be inspirational and motivational. Here are 50 great quotes to motivate you:<p>Nothing is impossible, the word itself says "I'm possible"!<p>—Audrey Hepburn<p>I've learned that people will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them …

Motivation

A Free 11-Week Digital Photo Class by a Former Stanford Professor

Want to take a university-level class on digital photography for free? Former Stanford professor and current Google engineer Marc Levoy has a site …

These Five Motivational Speeches Will Get You off Your Ass

We all know we aren’t reaching our full potential. Our lives are full of empty promises, “maybe’s”, and failed ideas. Failed ideas that we never went …

Is Shyness Holding You Back?

You don’t need to feel trapped by your inner critic’s nagging voice. Nor do you need to suppress it, or escape it. Sometimes all you need to do is …

Mindfulness

How I Changed My Life for the Better

“If you do not change direction, you may end up where you are heading.” – Lao TzuA few years ago, I decided to change my life for the better. I …

Self-improvement

The Ultimate Guide to Habits – Peak Performance Made Easy

You’re much more likely to be successful if you change a bad habit into a better behavior.<p><b>Here’s a common example:</b> A lot of us crave something sweet …

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20 Quotes From Jim Rohn Putting Success and Life Into Perspective

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Everyone, and especially entrepreneurs working to build a business from the ground up, enjoys a solid rags-to-riches story. It’s something we can relate to and get behind.<p>One of the greatest rags-to-riches stories is that of Jim Rohn. Jim …

Motivation

6 Tips for Capturing Dramatic Skies in your Landscape Photography

Don’t let the land in landscape photography fool you–a great landscape photo relies just as much on the sky. Boring gray skies make for boring …

5 Tips For Creating Stunning Cityscapes

Cityscapes have a uniquely vibrant feel to them which is unlike any other form of photography. If shot correctly, they can captivate an audience. …

7 Cool Night Photography Tutorials For 7 Different Situations

Heading indoors after the sun sets deprives you of some wonderful photographic opportunities. From shooting the starry sky and the milky way to …

Landscape Photography

The Ultimate Guide to Bokeh

Bokehliscious photos. That is the ultimate goal for any photographer no matter the experience level. When "bokeh" is mentioned, the first thing that …

Developing Your Eye for Photography

Although there is much pleasure to be derived from taking a technically excellent photograph, there is a strong argument that a truly great shot …

Photography

Tips for Using ISO Settings in Photography

When you as a photographer—amateur or professional, analog or digital–practice your craft or hobby, you will at one time or another become acquainted …

Get Educated: Recommended Projects and Tutorials

As with most fields that are technology driven, in photography, if you don’t keep moving you’ll quickly find yourself dead in the water. This is why …

How Patterns Can Have an Awesome Impact in Your Photography

Patterns are a simple yet powerful way to add unparalleled visual impact to a photograph. You can find patterns in the natural world, you can find …

8 Posing Guides to Inspire Your Portraiture

Among the most read posts on dPS in the last year was a series of posing guides written by Kaspars Grinvalds. We published the first in the series …

How-To's

A Quick Word On Photography Etiquette

Let me start this off by saying that one of my biggest pet peeves is inconveniencing people, or being inconsiderate to those around me. I’ve always …

The Ultimate Guide to Going Pro as a Photographer

How-To's

Portrait Tutorial Feast

How to Photograph Sunsets: 10 Tips for the Perfect Shot

We all love capturing sunsets. Not surprisingly, photographs of sunsets (including sunrise, for that matter) constitute a big portion of the …

How to Take Sunset Photos Like a Professional

Sunsets are one of the most photographed subjects on the planet, and for good reason. But because they're so photographed (and now, uploaded to …

7 Keys for Creating Stunning Urban Landscape Photography

When thinking of landscape photography, what often comes to mind are photographs of mountainsides or desolate beaches, but landscape photography is …

Landscape Photography

Digital Photographer

Digital Photographer