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Check Out These Tips on How to Capture Killer Images on a Safari from a Nikon Pro (VIDEO)

Here’s a fun how-to video that’s part travelogue and part tutorial, which you should definitely check out if you want to photograph wildlife on a …

Photography

Guitar Gravitas is the only guitar scale and chord app you’ll ever need

Guitar Gravitas is yet another iOS chords-and-scales app for guitar players, but this one’s worth a look because the layout is so damned useful. Unlike many other scale and chord apps, Guitar Gravitas presents exactly the information you need when you have the guitar in your hands and are ready to …

The best juicer

<i>By Lesley Stockton</i><p><i>This post was done in partnership with Wirecutter. When readers choose to buy Wirecutter's independently chosen editorial picks, it may earn affiliate commissions that support its work. Read the full article here.</i><p>After pushing almost 40 pounds of leafy, crunchy, pulpy produce …

Remove Distracting Elements from Photos with These 3 Simple Photoshop Tricks (VIDEO)

A telephone pole emanating from a subject’s head is the classic example of a distracting element ruining an otherwise fine photo. But there are …

Tutorials

Learn The Ins and Outs of Wine with this Infographic

Wine is complicated, there's no getting around it. While I prefer to just relax and enjoy it, if you want a better appreciation and understanding of …

7 Tips to Improve Your Street Photography

Street photography is probably one of the most difficult genres of photography to get into. Just the getting into bit is difficult because of the …

Street Photography

8 Cures for Your Photography Funk

Click the title of the article to read this post on Improve Photography, which includes all media files mentioned.We’ve all had those “off” days. The …

Photography

Premium Photography Tutorials - Fstoppers Store

Photography

Your complete guide to keyless locks

Forgot your keys? No problem.<p>Compared with standard locks, keyless locks are more convenient and secure. There are no physical keys to lose or would be thieves to copy. Nor is there an open keyway to pick from the outside. These gadgets are fun to operate too.<p>Installing a keyless lock, or any lock …

Home Automation

Nature Tips: Take This Virtual Photo Walk and Learn One Pro’s Tips for Better Landscape Photos (VIDEO)

The tutorial below is the second video in a new series by photographer Evan Ranft, in which he condenses a 60-minute excursion into less than eight …

Landscape Photography

5 Tips to Instantly Up Your Photo Game

Taking photos - good ones anyway - can be a tough gig.That's why there's so many tutorials, tips, and tricks out there that seek to help beginners …

Landscape Photography

Airbus electric aircraft takes first flight across English Channel as French rival challenges claim

Airbus has hailed a new chapter in aviation history by claiming the first electric flight across the Channel, brushing off a similar feat by another …

Civil Aviation

Google 'drops everything' to fix burger emoji

<b>Google CEO Sundar Pichai has tasked employees returning to work on Monday morning with one key objective: fix the burger emoji.</b><p>The tech giant's big cheese (<i>sorry</i>) stepped in after a tweet from author Thomas Baekdal highlighted inconsistencies in different tech companies' burger construction.<p>Amid …

Food

How To NOT Get Bored With Photography: Overcoming the Routine

Rating:<p>5.00 based on 1 Rating<p>October 30, 2017 By Michael Moodie<p>How To NOT Get Bored With Photography www.sleeklens.com<p>Getting bored with photography …

iOS 11: How to take great photos with the Camera app

When it comes to photography with the new iPhones, all the attention goes to the hardware and the improved sensors that can reduce noise and produce …

Yes, That Is a Giant Centipede Eating a Whole Snake Because Why Not

How delightful.<p>From the seedy underbelly of the natural world where invertebrates prey on anything they can get their fangs on, we have brand new …

Zoology

Leaping Into a System Upgrade

<b>Q.</b> <i>I have a three-year-old MacBook Air running OS X 10.9.5 and it has never been upgraded. Can I upgrade to the newest operating system, skipping all the previous upgrades?</i><p><b>A.</b> You should be able to upgrade to macOS High Sierra, Apple’s latest operating system for its Mac laptops and desktops, without …

MacBook Air

A Beginner’s Guide to Adobe Lightroom: Part 3

Do you know what keywords are and the best way to add them to your photos? What about what options to select when you are exporting your images? Have …

We finally know how durian got so stinky

It's one funky fruit.<p>Durian, best known in the United States as a fruit so stinky it caused the normally unflappable Andrew Zimmern of Bizarre Foods fame to gag, has an unexpected (though arguably as pungent) cousin. In a study published today in <i>Nature Genetics</i>, researchers sequenced durian’s …

Genetics

FRETX Smart Guitar Learning Device | Mashable Shop

Details & Requirements<p>For right and left-handed players<p>Compatibility<p>Fits on electric and acoustic 6-string guitars<br>• Free app is compatible with iOS and …

Four common composition mistakes and what to do instead

When you're first starting out, the great big world of photography composition can seem like a long list of rules and a bunch of videos where …

Here's How Much Mouse Poop The FDA Allows In Your Food

You've probably eaten mouse poop -- and the federal government is just fine with that. It's also fine with mold, rat hairs and insect legs.<p>The Food and Drug Administration, you see, has detailed guidelines on how much filth can be found in many of the foods sold in America. The FDA enumerates these …

How to Take Better Photos in Dark Places

Darkness is the enemy of photography, but—being a horror fan—I wanted to learn how to shoot photos in spooky places with very low light. I reached …

Total solar eclipse 2017: 6 best apps for the big event

On August 21, 2017, North America will be in the direct path of a total solar eclipse, which happens when the Moon completely covers the Sun.<p>In the U.S., the path of the total eclipse will extend from Lincoln Beach, Oregon to Charleston, South Carolina.<p>If you’re not in the relatively narrow …

How Can I Help My Kids Develop Better Social Skills?

Dear Lifehacker,<br>I want my kids to grow into happy, well-adjusted adults. When it comes to social skills, though, I'm at a loss. One of my kids seems …

Become a Better Photographer Today in 9 Easy Steps

It might be cliche to say, but the phrase "practice makes perfect" has a lot of merit.That goes for a lot of things in life, and photography is one …

Landscape Photography

14 tips to make the most of the iPhone's camera

But you can turn your photos from good to great without any editing by just changing a few settings or following a few suggestions.<p>Apple has put together a collection of tips on how to make the most of your iPhone's camera. Some of the suggestions are designed for the iPhone 7 Plus and its fancy …

IPhone 7 Plus

Solar eclipse 2017: The best glasses and viewers

From the inexpensive to the wallet-breaking, there are lots of ways to watch this year’s eclipse.<p>If you hadn't heard, there's a major eclipse happening soon. The US hasn't had a total solar eclipse visible from coast to coast (Pacific to Atlantic) since 1918 -- so we figured we'd give you some …

American Astronomical Society

This Hilarious Story Shows the Intensity of Rivalry Between the Navy and the Air Force

If you have a spare five minutes, we recommend taking some time out to listen to this charming story from D. []\/[] .C. The tale follows a day in the …

Military