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These 7 features show why you should use Google Photos to store and manage all your photos and videos

Google Photos is Google's photo management service that works both as a gallery app on smartphones, tablets, and the web, as well as a good piece of software that uses the company's artificial intelligence to make cool stuff with your photos and videos.<p>The app's interface is divided into four tabs: …

Apps

An Internet-Famous Cookie Worthy of Baking in Real Life

Last fall, an aberrant chocolate chip cookie turned up in my Instagram feed. As wide as a salad plate and flat as a flounder, it appeared thin, but it was somehow layered with slabs of chocolate. Oddest of all, it was ringed, like a tree trunk — as if a chunk of chocolate had been dropped in the …

Dessert

How to apply color effects to composite photos

Jump in and experiment with blending two images together. We bet you’ll make something cool.<p>Start with two images<p>In Photoshop, create a new document. …

Video Tutorial - Comprehensive Guide to Photoshop Blend Modes

Tutorials

3 Simple Steps to Craft Better Black and White Photos

Have you ever wanted to know how to create nice black and white photos? Well there’s good and bad news. First of all, shooting in black and white is …

Tutorials

How to do Noise Reduction in Lightroom

Lightroom

A Photographer’s Guide to Iceland

The popularity of Iceland has exploded in the last few years. After the economic crash ended in 2011, they began to do something they’d never really …

Landscape Photography

Up Your Photography Game in 100 Seconds with These 5 Clever Hacks for Better Landscape Photos (VIDEO)

Toma Bonciu is a Romanian landscape photographer who is always on the hunt for novel ways to create images. In the quick video below, he reveals five …

How to Backlight Your Photos Using Photoshop

Backlighting can be one of the most beautiful forms of lighting for any scene.It's especially eye-catching for portraits.And while natural light for …

Landscape Photography

The 20 Most Comforting Ina Garten Recipes to Make in This Lifetime

If you're searching for comfort foods, you'll likely end up landing on Ina Garten's recipes. The Barefoot Contessa has developed a well-deserved reputation as the queen of doable, crowd-pleasing, and comforting recipes, both savory and sweet. Consider this your official Ina Garten bucket list of …

Cooking

This Is the Most Popular Slow Cooker Recipe on Pinterest

It's been saved almost 600,000 times.<p>When you think of slow cooker recipes you probably imagine pulled pork, stews and other kinds of soup, right? Turns out the most popular one on Pinterest right now isn't any of those things. In fact, it's something much closer to a dish you'd order at Chipotle — …

Want better iPhone photos? Shoot raw

If you love taking photos, one of the best features in iOS 10 is the ability to capture in raw.<p>Raw photos are images captured straight from the sensor without any processing. Usually when you take an image on your phone -- or any camera -- noise reduction, white balance and sharpening are all …

The Easy Way to Make Your Own Custom Photoshop Brushes

If you’ve never heard about the creative use of brushes in Photoshop, this article is for you. If you already know about using brushes, you’ll be …

Photoshop

17 Things You Didn’t Know Your iPhone Could Do With iOS 10

Apple's latest update for iPhone and iPad can be a little confusing. These tips and tricks will help.<p>The Messages, Photos, and Maps apps got the biggest updates, but there are a lot of new, smaller tweaks throughout iOS 10 that may be causing new users some confusion.<p>If you're wondering what's …

How to Use Smart Objects in Photoshop

Using Smart Objects in Photoshop can help improve your processing workflow. Here are some tips on how to use Smart Objects to your advantage.

Tutorials

How to Cut Out the Subject From the Background in Photoshop

This video by Chris from Spoon Graphics does a good job of going over many of the options available inside Photoshop for cutting things out. The most …

Instant Replay: Lightroom’s Book Module with Scott Kelby

Levi Sim is passionate about making photographs and helping others make their pictures better, too. He's a full-time photographer making business …

Step by Step How to Make a Moody Desaturated Image in Lightroom

The 5 Best Google Nik Color Efex Pro 4 Filters and How They Can Amplify Your Images

Digital Photography

7 Amazing Resources to Enhance Your Photography Skills

If you think that a camera and a subject is all that is needed for capturing amazing pictures, then you are wrong. Apart from your motive, ambiance …

Landscape Photography

Use free Snapseed on iPad to tune your photos to best effect

Snapseed is a free image editing app from Google that has some fantastic editing tools to make any photo even better.<p>The killer feature here is the set of Tune Image tools that let you take a good photo and turn it into a great photo, right on your iPad, with very little effort.<p>Here’s a quick intro …

Mobile Photography

When and How to Rename Your Files in Lightroom

It makes total sense to think that the best time to rename your final images is upon export, but let me show you why this method may not be the most …

Steps to Change Folder and App Icons in OS X

One of the best ways to customize your Mac and make it your own is to change your app and folder icons. With just a few simple changes, you can have …

5 Lightroom Develop Module Secrets Revealed

When you’re new to Lightroom, some features of the program aren’t immediately apparent, or easily discoverable. In this article I’ll introduce you to …

How to do Surreal Digital Infrared Photography Without Expensive Gear or Camera Conversions

Photos made with invisible infrared light, rather than visible light, yield wildly strange and eerie photographs that always have the “WOW Factor.” …

Turns Out You Can Make Pretty Much Any Recipe In The Slow Cooker. Here's How.

Picture this: You throw everything into a pot. Then it's off to go run errands or even go to work for the day. Hours later, you unlock the door, and return to a perfectly cooked dish. This can happen for most traditional recipes -- because they can be adapted for a slow cooker. Don't believe us? …

First look at the OS X El Capitan public beta, out now

Apple announced OS X 10.11 El Capitan at its annual Worldwide Developer Conference, due to ship in the fall but with a public beta release to follow …

Beta Testing

11 ways to speed up your Mac

New MacBooks are very tempting, but upgrading a machine that can easily be salvaged makes no sense.<p>Here are some simple, free ways to speed up your Mac.

Apps

Digital Photography School

Photography Tips & Tutorials<p>This week it's time to get creative and work on your black and white photography. Get some help here: 9...<p>Here's an …

Coconut Shrimp with Sweet Chili Mayo Recipe

<i>Please welcome guest author Jaden Hair of Steamy Kitchen as she treats us to fabulous shrimp coated with panko and coconut flakes. ~Elise</i><p>In my …