Elaine Freeman

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10 Brilliant Ways to Keep Your Desk Organized

As a multi-tasking Office Manager, Executive Assistant, Personal Assistant or all-around Office Ninja, your desk can take one heck of a beating. But …

Read Your Way Out of Your Cube: 30 Books for Admins’ Continuing Education

Despite a wealth of options out there, books – both paper and digital – are still one of the greatest resources for continuing your administrative …

Employment

The 25-Hour Work Week, And Other Radical Ideas For Better Employee Productivity

“I don’t care when you work, how you work, or where you work.” In an excerpt from her upcoming book, author Rana Florida explores unconventional ideas for letting employees be their best selves.<p>When I began as CEO at the Creative Class, I told my team members that I was not their boss. Early on, I …

The 7 Classic Pieces of Gear You Will Want After You Get a DSLR

Congratulations! You’re the proud owner of a new camera. But not just any new camera; no, not a new mobile device, not a new point and shoot — not …

Photography

9 Easy-To-Steal Habits Of The Super Successful

We wish there was a handbook for success, but there isn’t. Here’s the next best thing: a list of ways you can realize your dreams–and be a more productive person in the process.<p>Wouldn’t it be great if success was simple?<p>But it isn’t.<p>There’s no one-size-fits-all answer for success in work and life, …

11 Things Photographers Wish They Knew Before Going Freelance

In theory, freelancing is a great option – be your own boss, choose your own projects, make your own money. But the reality is that creating a …

U.S. Department of Labor

Weye Feye adds Wi-Fi control to your existing SLR

This Wi-Fi add-on connects directly to an SLR to control camera functions through an iOS or Android device.<p><b>This Wi-Fi add-on connects directly to an</b> …

Wi-Fi

5 Ways to Find a New Topic for a Photography Project and Beat "Photographer's Block"

It’s a well-documented ‘fact’ that writers encounter writer’s block. Photographers also run into that creative wall and it can be very discouraging …

Photographic Composition: 4 Tips to Improve Impact

The art of composition is the creation of a visually compelling picture—a picture that evokes the interest of the viewer. Composition is a key …

Landscape Photography

My One-Shot, Zero-Setup, Sure-Fire Guide to Photographing Wedding Cakes

This guide is what I do during wedding days, and I typically photograph the cake right when I enter the reception location. Overall, I take 4 shots …

Comparing Burst Mode Shutter Speeds of Various Nikon DSLRs

Last Friday, we shared a video that compared the burst mode shutter speeds and sounds of various Canon DSLRs, and lest Nikon fan<p>boys think we’re …

Google+ Android App Updated: Improved Photo Experience, Snapseed Integration

Following the Google+ updates last week at Google I/O that overall improved the photo experience for its users, Mountain View-based Google is now …

Very Interesting Comparison of Canon DSLR Camera Burst Mode Speeds and Sounds

In 2003, Canon announced the Canon 300D with a burst mode rate of 2.5 fps. In 2006, they managed to double that number with the release of the 30D. …

Cameras

5 Tips To Make Your Photos More Compelling

Do you want your photographs to be more eye catching, but don't know where to begin? For starters, you can try a few of these simple composition tips …

Landscape Photography

10 Easy Tips and Tricks for Looking Better in Photographs

Before running out for Botox or for a fancy photographer, here are 10 quick and easy things you can do to improve how you look in photos:<p>Have a lot …