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How to Remove Anything from Any Photo in Photoshop (Video Tutorial)

Here’s a typical photo scenario: someone you know has an otherwise attractive portrait which, unfortunately, also includes an ex-boyfriend or …

Tutorials

Tips for Understanding and Using the P/E Ratio for Investments

In the world of investments, the letters P/E stand for Price/Earnings. The price/earnings ratio is a measure of the current share price of a company …

Stock Markets

8 Great Dividend Stocks Yielding 8% or More

High-yield dividend stocks typically play a vital role for investors planning for retirement. However, like many things in life, there is no such …

Investing

Here Are 10 Lightroom Tips You Really Should Know, According to Peter McKinnon

Lightroom tutorials are a well you can return to again and again because there’s so much to learn about this complex and crucial imaging program. …

5 Cheap Stocks With 5%+ Dividends, Plus 25%+ Upside

Do you have a reliable way to generate monthly cash flow from the dividend stocks you own today? If not, why not?<p>Many “first-level” investors <i>hope</i> that their stocks will go higher so that they can sell them for cash flow. But, if you follow rich people, you’ll notice that <i>they never actually sell any</i> …

3 Great Dividend-Paying Stocks for Beginners

Here's what beginning dividend investors should know, and some stocks that could make great first investments.<p>There are several good reasons to …

4 ETFs To Park Your Money When You Want To Cut Market Exposure

From time to time investors look at reducing their market exposure and “parking” their money safely. Some choose plain cash, but cash has a negative real rate – it does not grow, and inflation eats away at its value.<p>Some ETFs can provide stability and a moderate return with very low exposure to …

2 Perfect 9.5%+ Dividends To Buy In May

Almost every investor has a built-in bias that causes them to miss out on significant gains. It’s 100% predictable, easy for us to profit from and is running rampant in the markets today.<p>In just a few paragraphs, I’ll show you 2 funds that are perfectly positioned to profit from it, with one …

Investing

The Beginner's Guide to Index Funds

Everything you need to know to start investing in index funds.<p>In Warren Buffett's 2016 letter to <b>Berkshire Hathaway</b> shareholders he wrote, "If a …

If You Download These 5 Apps, You Probably Don't Need a Financial Adviser

Confession: I only look at my bank account once a month. I know, I know, I should be checking my balance daily, but I have to admit, I find managing …

How to Remove People From Complicated Images Automatically Using Photoshop

Beautiful places are of course something many of us want to photograph, but the problem is often that there are constantly people in the shot at such …

44 Clever Inventions On Amazon That Would Make Inspector Gadget Jealous

Good old Inspector Gadget. Has there ever been a cooler guy in an overcoat? Truly ahead of his time, the zany '80s cartoon character was always …

Inventions

10 Blue-Chip Stocks to Put on Your “Buy the Dip” List

The past 83 weeks have not only been quite rewarding for investors, they’ve been history-making. The Standard & Poor’s 500-stock index is now into …

How to Edit, Brighten and Sharpen Eyes with Photoshop Naturally

Unlike many videos out there Dani Diamond starts off by explaining how the human iris reacts to light. Once acknowledged one may apply any method of …

Here’s How to Use a Camera’s Manual Exposure Mode to Capture More Eye-Catching Images (VIDEO)

Earlier this week we featured a video demonstrating how to customize your camera by tweaking its AUTO default settings. Today’s helpful tutorial …

A Very Simple Trick for Easily Finding All the Blemishes You Need to Retouch in a Photo

The irony of staring at an image forever is that it can actually become easier to start to miss things — a sort of photographic tunnel vision, if you …

3 Stocks to Buy and Forget About

These top stocks could help buy-and-hold investors outperform the stock market in the long term.<p>There's plenty that can derail stocks along the way, …

A Quick and Effective Photoshop Color Correction Technique

An image can have a global color cast for a wide variety of reasons, and there are a multitude of techniques for correcting such issues. This clever …

What is Sharpness in Photography?

We are obsessed about sharpness. We want to know how sharp our lenses are at 100% full size. Leica Photographer Thorsten von Overgaard explains all …

Don’t Make These 4 Photo Composition Mistakes: Watch This Video & Avoid “Eyeball Confusion”

Whether you shoot landscapes, portraits, sports, or other types of images, sloppy composition can ruin an otherwise great shot. In this quick …

​The Best Underwear for Guys With Muscular Legs

Never suffer with tight underwear ever again​<p>Few things in life prove more uncomfortable than an ill-fitting pair of underwear. You either spend the entire day in discomfort, or you surrender to a ditch effort in the bathroom that results in you going commando at the office all day.<p>It’s a …

5 HOT Photoshop Tips Tricks in Five Minutes

In this Photoshop tutorial, Tutvid will take a very fast look at five different effects that are pretty unknown by most Photoshop users and are tips …

A Myriad of Resources to Help You Better Color Grade Your Photography

Color grading is a critical tool involved in the production of a truly impressive image. Through the use of grading a photographer can completely …

Essentials of Composition for Landscape Photography

In this free webinar, Robert Rodriguez Jr explains the basic principles of composition for landscape photography, and share three tips to improve …

28 Awesome Links That Are Like Candy for Photographers

So much has been going on in the field of photography this week, and here we find that Toad Hollow Photography has been busy searching in all corners …

India vs Pakistan: 5 iconic moments from India-Pakistan matches that make it cricket’s greatest rivalry

India vs Pakistan: 5 iconic moments from India-Pakistan matches that make it cricket’s greatest rivalry<p>Photo: Getty Images<p>Around a billion people are …

I want to help new photographers have a real breakthrough…

If you have a friend, co-worker, or family member that is new to photography, and you want to see them make a real leap to where they’re making much …

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How To Make Selections In Photoshop

Almost anything you do in Photoshop can be done with more precision or just to a better degree if you are familiar with how to utilize selections. …

Photography: Learning in School vs Being Self Taught

There's many people that speak about the pros and cons to learning photography in school or being self-taught. Alexis Cuarezma explains his personal …

Here’s How to Use Exposure Blending in Photoshop to Make Your Landscape Photographs Pop (VIDEO)

We’re all familiar with the common dilemma when shooting landscape photos where a compromise has to be made between a blown-out sky and an overly …

Tutorials