Kelly Luquer

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Direct to Desktop: Camera Tethering in Adobe Photoshop Lightroom

Have you ever seen a high-powered fashion photography studio setup on TV? Maybe on a reality show, or a makeup ad: medium format digital cameras …

Macro Photography

LG's leather G4 is the swiss army knife of smartphones with a killer camera

With LG's new flagship G4 Android smartphone, life really is good. No, scratch that, life is great.<p>The best Android smartphones all have compromises. …

7 Reasons Why Prime Lenses are Better Than Zoom Lenses to Improve Your Photography

Debates in the photography community are quite common, ranging from topics on photographic gear to brands and much more. One such never-ending debate …

5 Common Mistakes Beginners Make in Photography

So you have had your first DSLR camera for a month or two now and you are very excited about using it. If you are new to photography, there will be a …

Review: The Fujifilm X100T Has Changes Galore, But Should We Buy It?

When the X100 was first released by Fujifilm the camera world popped with excitement. It was revolutionary in the eyes of many photographers. When …

Bevy Collects All Your Family’s Photos In One Device That Can Be Enjoyed From Anywhere

Family photographs used to be collected in things like photo albums and shoeboxes, but these days digital photographs are scattered across all kinds …

8 Rules for Ditching Sentimental Clutter

Trust us. You'll feel better once you let it go. This article originally appeared on GoodHousekeeping.com.<p>Finally discarding the pile of catalogs that's hiding your dining room table is one thing; getting rid of old photographs, hand-me-downs, or life's other souvenirs is another.<p>"Everything we own …

Smartphone Astrophotography: How I Capture the Moon and Planets with My Phone

I’m often asked how I am able to take high-quality images of the solar system using my iPhone. In short, the quality of today’s smartphone cameras …

Why You Should Turn Off the Built-In Flash on Your Camera Right Now

We’ve all gone to sporting events and seen the audience cameras flashing two hundred or more yards distant from the action on the field. The truth is …

How to use your phone as a mouse

Did you know you can use your smartphone as a mouse for your computer? By downloading a mobile mouse app, you can de-clutter your desktop, use your phone as a pointer for slicker presentations, wirelessly adjust playlists and more.<p>To get started, first consider your operating system. For Android …

New York City

A Short and Sweet Video Tutorial on How to Capture a Night Sky Time-Lapse with Your DSLR

UK-based videographer Cal Thomson recently got into astrophotography and creating time-lapses of the starry night sky. After receiving good responses …

A Closer Look at Nikon’s New Phase Fresnel (PF) Lens Technology

Weighing just 1.66 pounds, Nikon’s newly announced 300mm f/4 is the world’s lightest 300mm full frame prime autofocus lens. It’s also the first Nikon …

Top 10 battery tips for your smartphone or tablet

You know smartphone battery life doesn’t last forever. Sure, the smart thing to do is to always have your charger handy. But life doesn’t always go according to plan. So if your charger’s at home and you’re not, how can you stall that powerless feeling for as long as possible?<p>Here are our top 10 …

Gear & Gadgets

Make This: How to Transfer Your Photos to Wood

I've seen plenty of tutorials out there detailing how to transfer prints onto wood. This simple project will turn your prints into something uniquely …

Master Your DSLR Camera w/ This Beginner & Advanced Course Combo

<b>Beginner Digital Photography Course</b><p>Learn to Use Your DSLR Camera w/ This Course for Beginners<p>By Ken Schultz | in Online …

Best big sensor compact

Don't forget to keep checking the Techradar Camera Channel home page for all the latest camera reviews and news.<p>Compact cameras come in all types and …

Best Nikon Lenses for Wildlife Photography

What are the <b>best Nikon lenses for wildlife photography</b>? Our readers often ask us about lenses for nature photography and while I have already written …

One online tool will ensure you get all the best deals this holiday season

The most stressful time of the year has arrived: it’s holiday shopping season, and the chances of your bank account coming out unscathed are slim to …

The Exercise Move That Works Your Belly, Butt and Hips

<b>Alteration: Hands-Up Bridge</b><br>Get in the basic bridge position, but this time do the move with your hands directly in the air; it forces you to engage your abs and glutes more.<p><b>Alteration: Unilateral Bridge</b><br>Go back to the basic bridge position, but this time raise one knee to your chest or extend it all …

7 easy ways to shake up your daily routine

For busy professionals, daily routines and rituals provide much-needed structure and comfort in the midst of a hectic schedule. A granola bar in the …

Google publishes free Android 5.0 Lollipop Quick Start Guide

This just in, we have potential names for the next few Android builds: Huckle Berry and Rye (alas Cherry is a no-go). All kidding aside, Android 5.0 is more than just a barbershop haircut, it’s the latest and greatest build of Google’s ever-evolving OS. Although the new Material Design interface …

Android News

Groupon Getaways Travel App Promises Cheap Holiday Deals

Good news if you’re planning a winter getaway: deals site Groupon has unveiled a new travel discovery app – Groupon Getaways. It says the app will give users access to more than 25,000 deals in destinations around the world.<p>The Getaways app is available on iPhone and Android in the US and Canada. …

11 Ways to Use Honey to Get More Gorgeous Skin, Hair, and Nails

<b>1. Moisturizing Mask</b><p>Honey is a natural humectant, meaning it draws moisture from the air into the skin and ensures it's retained it in the layers where it’s needed most for penetrating, long-lasting hydration.<p><b>Try it:</b> Spread one teaspoon raw honey on clean, dry skin, and let sit for 15-20 minutes. …

Worst Habits For Your Mental Health

Depression is usually brought on by factors beyond our control—the death of a loved one, a job loss, or financial troubles. But the small choices you …

2014 Superzoom Camera Comparison Guide

Because the category of fixed long-zoom lens cameras encompasses a variety of camera types, so does this comparison. We have big-sensored zoom …

Best 8 Android Apps You Won’t Find on the iPhone | Drippler - Apps, Games, News, Updates & Accessories

It’s 2014 and most of today’s best apps are available on both iPhone and Android.<p>However, there are still plenty of exclusives on either side of the …

12 British Sayings Americans Don't Understand

But British people also say some other really weird, confusing things.<p>To celebrate the launch of Business Insider's UK website, we compiled 12 British phrases that will leave Americans utterly flummoxed. You might just see these on our new site.<p>When someone has "lost the plot," it means they have …