Juanita Leppan

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Exercise Snacking: How to Make 1 Minute of Exercise Work Like 30 Minutes

Think of exercise the same way you think of food, and break it up into snack-sized sessions rather than marathon ones. That’s the message of the …

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You push, push, PUSH in the gym, only to go home to eat donuts, potato chips, or skip meals or drink at the bar every night… you name it. You cannot …

Make your own DIY Miracle Healing Salve!

For the past six weeks, I have been exploring alternatives to over-the-counter ointments, salves, and beauty products. Not only are these products …

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33 Insanely Clever Upgrades To Make To Your Home

Your dream home is only a few DIY projects away.

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10 Food Preservation Tips in 60 Seconds

• Keep bananas fresh longer by wrapping the stems in plastic wrap: The reason is pretty straightforward: bananas release ethylene gas, which controls …

Creative Mom Turns Her Baby’s Naptime Into Dream Adventures (Updated)

Do babies dream when they sleep, or they simply rest peacefully? Queenie Liao, a free-lance artist and mother of three boys living in California, has …

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How to do Off-Camera Flash Photography with Canon Speedlites

Being faced with the prospect of using off-camera flash sends many new photographers running for the hills. Learning to use flash effectively can be …

Photography

The Basics of Photography: B for Bokeh

A while ago we started our new educational series covering the basic terms of photography. The letter ‘A’ covered the term ‘Aperture’, and today we …

Metering Modes | Learn all about Exposure Metering Modes

1<p>Why is this so important?<p>So you can accurately represent the image by capturing all the exciting details, colors, shadows and textures. I’m sure by …

How to Shoot HDR Photos

Post processing is only one part of HDR photography. To get great looking HDR images, you not only have to know the editing process, but also how to …

7 Basic Tips That Will Make Your Stock Photographs Sell Like Hotcakes

The microstock model is a relative newcomer in the world of commercial photography. Previously, only an elite few were able to make a decent living …

Three Tools for White Balance Correction

In this article I will quickly review how to use three popular tools for White Balance correction: The WB gray card Whibal, the Expodisc and the …

Adding Dew Drops to Enhance Macro Nature Photography

Here is a secret weapon to add to your camera bag. It’s another simple tip that can take your nature photos to a whole new level!<p>Photo captured by …

Photographing Flowers | Close-up Photography Tips

1<p>Zoom In for Details<p>Zooming in as close as possible will give you the most dramatic effects and details. The only true way of getting close-up, high …

A Simple Workflow for RAW Processing

In a previous article I discussed 7 reasons to shoot RAW. If you are looking for the most flexibility and the best image quality you can squeeze from …

A Complete Guide for Photographing Wildflowers

If you’re a photographer like me, learning how to take a great image doesn’t necessarily come naturally. It takes a lot of time and work for my …

Shooting at Shadows: The Secrets to Great Silhouettes

<i>This is a guest post by Phil Hill, a travel photographer from the UK based in Australia. You can see more of Phil's great work at his travel</i> …

Landscape Photography

How to Handle Exposure in Sunrise & Sunset Photos

There’s nothing better for a photographer than a beautiful sunrise or sunset, the colors of the sky combined with the landscape or cityscape create …

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Wildlife Photographer of the Year 2013

The Wildlife Photographer of the Year competition, founded in 1964, is an annual international showcase of the very best in nature photography. Owned by the Natural History Museum and BBC Worldwide, the contest includes 18 individual categories, ranging from birds and mammals to "Creative Visions" …

How to Make Homemade Peanut Butter Cups

I am what you might call a recovering junk food addict—and one that had an especially strong penchant for candy.<p>And while I’ve managed to get my sweet tooth under control in recent years, I still have quite a weakness for homemade versions of classic treats.<p>Being able to create them without …

Ingenious Mason Jar Halloween Decoration Ideas

Mason jars…they’re so versatile and so easy to repurpose. They make excellent storage containers and they’re also wonderful at parties. They give out …