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31 Life-Changing Products On Amazon You’ll Wish You’d Known About Sooner

FOMO is one of the weirder, more annoying side effects of social media usage (that and getting friend requested by your parents). But it can also …

Shopping

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

19 books to read if you want to get rich

If it works for them, why couldn't it work for you?<p>Here, we've highlighted some of the best books about managing your money and achieving wealth out there, from expert-recommended classics to some of our favorite new editions.<p>No guarantees, of course — but if you want to get rich, it can't hurt to …

Investing

You Can Shoot Sensual Boudoir Photos at Home with Simple Gear & Natural Light: Here’s How (VIDEO)

There’s a lot of interest in boudoir photography these days, and a recent tutorial on the subject was our most popular story over the past several …

32 Of The Absolute Best Products On Amazon — Because 5,000+ Reviewers Can't Be Wrong

For better or for worse, Amazon has some of the most brutally honest reviewers on the internet. If there's something to be said about an item, …

Here’s How to Shoot Stunning Landscape Photos with Dramatic Skies: No Editing Necessary!

We’ve all confronted a landscape scene that would have made a gorgeous photograph, were it not for a dull, drab sky. And while there are numerous …

Photography

Here’s How to Get Perfect In-Camera White Balance: No Editing Required! (VIDEO)

Whether your passion is nature photography, portraiture, macro, or shooting sports, it’s likely you’ve devoted considerable processing time to color …

Photography

An 8-Minute Crash Course on Blending Modes in Photoshop

Want to get a good grasp of Photoshop’s Blend modes? Here’s an 8-minute crash course on the subject by the Photoshop Training Channel. They may be …

Tutorials

Here Are 7 Ways to Fix Common Photo Mistakes in Lightroom (VIDEO)

Whether you’re new to Lightroom or a seasoned image-editing veteran, the following tutorial has something for you, with seven essential techniques …

Tutorials

Learn These Simple Custom Camera Settings and You’ll Never Miss a Shot Again (VIDEO)

Whether you’re a professional photographer or a passionate amateur, one sure way to shoot <i>better</i> is to learn how to shoot <i>faster,</i> so you never miss …

Federal Moto Spice up the Royal Enfield Continental GT

The holy grail of most custom builders is to develop a signature style. But there’s no exact science to this. It can be deliberate—like sticking to one genre of build or a single marque, or repeating specific details or colors. But it can just as easily be coincidental; a byproduct of the …

Motorcycles

This video series teaches you all the Photoshop basics for free

Popular YouTube channel TastyTuts, which specializes in graphic design and digital art tutorials, has published a free course titled 'The Complete …

Photoshop

Create Better Landscape Photos with These Pro Tips for Camera Settings, Framing, & Editing (VIDEO)

Serge Ramelli is a professional Paris-based landscape photographer who’s always willing to share his “secret sauce” for creating better images. In …

Tutorials

10 Reasons Why Your Phone is the Best Camera For Street Photography

• Your phone is always with you. Therefore, you will miss fewer “decisive moments.” No more excuses not for shooting street photography.<br>• People don’t …

Mobile Photography

7 Lightroom Tricks and Shortcuts from Landscape Photographer Toma Abonciu (VIDEO)

Yesterday we shared a Lightroom video demonstrating why one top pro insists, ”Every photographer should be using Lightroom.” Today, in the tutorial …

Tutorials

5 Minutes to Better Outdoor Portraits with This Simple Off-Camera Flash Tutorial (VIDEO)

Yesterday we shared a video demonstrating how to balance window light with flash for better indoor portraits. Today’s tutorial explains how to use …

House Tour: DIYers Personalize a Portland House

<b>Name:</b> Tim and Kelly Fischer <b><br>Location:</b> SE Portland, Oregon <b><br>Size:</b> 1,650 square feet <b><br>Years lived in:</b> Owned 4 years<p>After making offers on six other houses …

Living Rooms

11 Examples of Why Black and White Photos are More Elegant at Times

There's just something about black and white photos that exude class and sophistication.<p>That's on full display in the featured image above. The woman …

The Story Behind The McLaren F1’s 240.1 mph Run

Reading time: about 1 minute.<p>British<br>• Cars<br>• Engineering<p>Racing driver Andy Wallace climbed into a McLaren F1 in 1998 wearing a helmet, a button-down …

Here Are 10 “Must Know” Photoshop Features for Those Who Are Serious About Photography (VIDEO)

Photographer Nathaniel Dodson is one of our go-to sources of helpful tutorials that unlock the secrets of Photoshop. In the comprehensive video …

A Brief Recap of the History of BMW

BMW is old. Last year, in 2016, the Bavarian brand turned 100. While that doesn’t make it the oldest car company in the world, or even in Germany, …

Harvard Has a Free Online 12-Module Digital Photo Course

Want to learn photography from Harvard? (Yes, that <i>Harvard</i>.) It turns out you can easily do so, even without being a student. The oldest institution …

Digital Photography

How to Master the Sunny 16 Rule

<b>Article Preview:</b>• The Sunny 16 Rule Explained<br>• The Sunny 16 Rule in Action<br>• Additional Exposure Rules<br>• Why You Should Use the Sunny 16 Rule<br>The Sunny 16 Rule …

Landscape Photography

15 tips every iPhone 7 owner should know

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IPhone 7

The Story Behind the McLaren F1's Stunning 1995 Le Mans Victory

McLaren's Le Mans win was one of the most stunning in motorsports history. Here's how they pulled it off.<p>A huge part of the McLaren F1's legend is its shock victory at the 24 Hours of Le Mans in 1995. We once described the F1 as "the road car so good, they detuned the engine and won Le Mans." …

Sports Cars

The Best New Gadgets and Tech of 2017

For your consideration: The most exciting things we played with over the past year.<p>The Must-Have: Nintendo Switch<p>$300<p>Buy Now<p>Attribute some of the Switch’s appeal to its namesake trick—you can carry it around and play anywhere, or detach the controllers and play it on a big TV. That flexibility …

How to Build a Kid's Bed for a Small Space

In a new home with little room and my kids too big for cribs, I built their first bed with rough plans, reclaimed lumber, and a little help from my dad.<p>Like many family decisions, it started at Ikea. Our two kids, Irish twins who were then two and three, had started to escape their cribs, and we …

How to Make a Cheap DIY Product Photography Booth

Creating stellar product photography has nothing to with how much money you can spend. Often times, things don’t go perfectly, so you have to be …

The Best Piece of Equipment To Improve Your Star Photography

Improving night photography is an ever closing gap riddled with tech-tips, tricks, and expensive gear. The Star Adventurer by Sky Watcher-USA seeks …

Landscape Photography