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Here Are 25 Terms Every Photographer Should Know

If you're new to photography, you were probably recently excited to start learning how to create gorgeous images when you were suddenly blindsided by …

Lemurs of Madagascar: Back from the brink | CNN Travel

Cameo is ready for your travel videos

Create a quick, slick travel video collage with your smartphone videos.<p><b>Name:</b> Cameo<p><b>Available:</b> iPhone, iPad, iPod touch. Requires iOS8 or later.<p><b>Cost:</b> Free<p><b>What it does:</b> It's an app that imports your iOS videos, allows you to edit, personalize and add music, and then share them on popular social …

Seriously Clever Travel Tips for Photographers

If you’re about to head out on an epic travel photography adventure, or even a short little vacation, no matter where you go there are amazing …

Where to find and how to recover deleted photos in Photos for Mac

The first time you go to retrieve a photo you previously deleted in the Photos app for OS X, you might rightly wonder where the Trash folder went. In iPhoto, deleted photos were kept in the Trash folder, which you could access from the sidebar.<p>In Photos, no such animal exists. Even if you show the …

The Apple Watch and our cyborg future

My first week of wearing the Apple Watch has transformed my thinking about the direction of mobile and wearable computing.<p>It has become clear to me …

How to relight an image in Lightroom

Sometimes when you post-process an image, you may notice that some more interesting lighting would have really improved the scene and made the photo …

The 35 Most Amazing National Parks on Earth

What's the quickest way to realize how truly amazing our planet is? Simple: Visit the world's greatest national parks.<p>What's the quickest way to realize how truly amazing our planet is? Simple: Visit the world's greatest national parks. We're thankful that governments around the world have set …

National Parks

Road Trip: Maui's Hana Coast

Travel<p>Maui's Hana coast delivers black-sand beaches, plunging waterfalls—and a doozy of a drive.<p>A restorative for mind and body, Maui's Hana coast delivers black-sand beaches, plunging waterfalls—and a doozy of a drive.<p>Peel a fresh mango purchased from a roadside stand, get ukulele music going on …

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14 Adventures to Add to Your Bucket List ASAP

You've probably started a list already and spent countless hours behind your computer daydreaming...but here are a few of our favorites that you might want to take a look at.<p>You've probably started a list already and spent countless hours behind your computer daydreaming...but here are a few of our …

National Parks

Five Amazing Gifts For Smartphone Photographers

With the holiday season now upon us, I thought I’d share with you some of my favourite smartphone accessories aimed photography enthusiasts.<p>All of these would make great gifts for the smartphone photographer looking to get a little bit extra out of their photography.<p>Presented in no particular …

Jon Stewart: Fake news can’t save us

<b>Jon Stewart (Comedy Central)</b><p>In a wide-ranging interview, the “Daily Show” host reflects on his critics, his fans — and locates his real place<p>Sophia A. McClennen<p>November 4, 2014 11:59am (UTC)<p>Jon Stewart recently talked with New York magazine's Chris Smith on his directorial debut with the film …

7 Must-Have Experiences in South Africa

Whether it's the people, the culture, the scenery or some combination of all of the above, there is something about the country that compels you to want to explore more.<p>South Africa is one of those places that, once visited, sticks to you long after you've left, leaving its mark in ways you had not …

South Africa

5 New Travel Startups to Watch This Week

Each of these startups attempts to simplify an aspect of the travel experience from restaurants payments to pre-trip planning and collaboration.<p><b>For</b> …

Travelzoo Picks Best Travel Deal Destinations for 2015

Where will you vacation in 2015?<p>Travelzoo Deal Experts have combed the world over looking for destinations where U.S. travelers will get the biggest bang for their buck in 2015. We present the <b>Wow Deal Destinations for 2015</b>: Brazil, Puerto Rico, Texas Hill Country, Cruising Asia and Dubai -- based …

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Complete the History Books: Women in STEM

Gallery<p>Lise Meitner | Lise Meitner, the second woman to receive a Ph.D. in Physics from the University of Vienna, discovered that uranium atoms were …

15 Gravity-Defying Homes From Around the World

Ingenious engineering and the will of slightly crazy homeowners, brings architecture to new heights.<p>Ingenious engineering and the will of slightly crazy homeowners, brings architecture to new heights.

Cool facts about your biological clock

Feeling tired after turning the clock back? That’s because the internal clock that controls your circadian rhythms needs time to adjust.<p>Circadian …

Apple Pay expands to PNC Bank, US Bank, Navy Federal Credit Union, and others

Second big wave of Apple Pay partners coming online today<p>Apple Pay launched on October 20th, bringing Apple's wireless mobile payments system to the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus. At first, the system was limited to customers of major credit cards Visa, MasterCard, American Express; and to members of …

A cleaner, faster Pinterest lands on iPhones and iPads

Pinterest has just released version 4.0 for iOS, and while it doesn't come with another big feature like the addition of private messaging from August, it dresses up the app in a simpler interface. The fresh, minimal interface boasts bigger images and a cleaner description section underneath the …

This Many Amazing Photography Links in One Place, It's (Almost) Unbelievable

It has been another wonderful week in the wide world of photography, and Toad Hollow Photography has been looking all over the internet for links to …

Extreme Weight Loss, Photoshop Edition

How much weight loss can Photoshop do? As you’ll see in the video above, the answer is “a whole lot”.<p>It’s from one of the stranger Photoshop …

6 Ways to Make the Most of Night Time Photography

Night time photography is surprisingly similar to daytime photography in the sense that it’s all about finding the right light. Obviously, things are …

Turn Your Photo into An Artwork

Have you ever wanted to do something a little different with your photographs? Not stop with the simple click of the shutter and turn it into an …

Two Quick and Easy Photoshop Head-Swapping Techniques

Sometimes you get that photo that is almost perfect. If all it takes to make it great is a little head swap, well, today is your lucky day! I’m going …

Digital Photography

Grids for Mac: a Better Desktop Instagram Experience

Instagram may be among the most widely adopted imaging social networks, but there’s a limitation to the app’s presentation, especially if you often move back and forth between mobile devices and a desktop or laptop computer.<p>Sure, Instagram itself offers a more or less serviceable desktop …

Convert Your Color Photos to Black & White in Lightroom Using These 4 Quick Methods

Converting color images to black & white is easy. All it usually takes is a click but when done mindfully, it can take an image from average to …

The 10 Lightroom Tools That Are A Landscape Photographer's Dream

As we know, Lightroom has become a very powerful tool not only for image management but also for post production. Amongst the tools available are …