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The Best Cables For Your Audio and Video Gear

We spent hundreds of hours researching HDMI cables and testing speaker cables to figure out what gives you the best performance for your dollar and …

10 Tricks to Make Yourself a Chromecast Master

Got yourself a super-cheap streaming dongle from Google? Or thinking about picking one up? Here are 10 lesser-known tricks and tips that you can use …

6 Ridiculously Quick Home Repairs Any Guy Can Do | Men's Health

<b>You need:</b> Spray lubricant (such as WD-40), hammer, screwdriver, wire brush<p>Hit the offending hinge with a shot of WD-40, then open and close the door for 20 seconds to work it in. That may do the trick; if it doesn’t, pop the pin out of the hinge with a hammer and screwdriver. Brush off the gunk, …

10 Bets You Will Always Win, Episode 10

British psychology professor, author, and performer Richard Wiseman of Quirkology released episode 10 of his ongoing series, <i>10 Bets You Will Always</i> …

How to Use White Balance in Photography

Every digital camera has a White Balance or Automatic White Balance (AWB) setting in the camera menu. But how many of us actually use it or even know …

Light Bulbs

Nikon Distortion Control Data firmware update 1.009 released

Nikon released Distortion Control Data version 1.009 L firmware update for D4, D90, D600, D800, D800E, D3100, D3200, D5000, D5100, D5200, D7000 and …

How to Photograph Light Trails

Photographing light trails is somewhat of a rite of passage for low light photographers – usually by setting up a nice landscape composition that …

4 Moves to a Flat Belly | Women's Health

Position your hands shoulder-width apart on the floor and place your shins on a stability ball. Your body should form a straight line from head to heels (a). Keeping your back flat, slowly bend your knees toward your chest (b). Pause, then return to start. That's one rep. Do 15 to 20.<p>Grab a light …

How I Built That Audi R8 Poster Using Lightroom

Over the weekend I posted this photo of me holding up a poster I made for the owner of the Audi R8 I shot a few weeks ago. I mentioned I made the …

Turn an Old Computer Into a Do-Anything Home Server with FreeNAS 8

You've heard the word "server" thrown around a lot, but usually in the context of web sites or big companies that have a lot of data to store. In …

The Best Drinks For A Healthy Happy Hour

Red wine has been A-listed for its polyphenols, antioxidants that protect against heart disease and cancer. Now it's time to let pale vinos like chardonnay and pinot grigio into the party. Recent research has revealed that the pulp of the grapes used to make white wine also contains polyphenols and …

How to Add Life to a Flat Image with Photoshop

It happens to us all at some time or another, we arrive at a wonderful location to find that the light is flat and uninspiring and the resultant …

Tutorials

Adding Ballast to Stabilize Your Tripod

<b>Use the heaviest tripod you can stand to carry:</b> Many wildlife photographers recommend that if a person wants sharp photos when using a long telephoto …

Six Bikini Friendly Burger Recipes

Serve up these surprisingly healthy, tasty burgers at your next barbecue

Recipes

Photography

<i>1 day</i> ago<p>Share<p>Compact cameras can be stylish and effective companions for everyday carry, as evidenced by Fujifilm's latest mirrorless release: the …

How to Be a Headshot Hotshot

Optimizing Photos in Lightroom 4

Nikon 85mm 1.4G vs 1.8G

12 Awesome Concrete and Cinder Block Outdoor DIY Projects!

Concrete, cement, and cinder block are all pretty mundane building materials. But with some creativity and elbow grease, you can put them to work …

DIY

Chic DIY Computer Desk Ideas

The need for an office space has steadily increased as more people begin working from home. Holding conference calls, planning projects and answering …

How to Identify Poison Ivy

Poison ivy is a common plant on the North American continent, noted for its ability to create an itchy rash on contact with skin. It is an extremely …

Botany