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7 Things You'll Notice the Happiest People Always Doing

Here are seven habits of the happiest people, which will make the rest of us perpetually jealous if we don't hop on the wagon and join them.<p>So much has been written about the burgeoning happiness movement within the ever-expanding field of positive psychology, it's hard to keep up.<p>What scientists …

Happiness

Review: Masters of Photography: Joel Meyerowitz (Is Yoda)

<i>Joel Meyerowitz is Yoda.</i><p>That’s what I said to myself 20 minutes into his new MasterClass offered by Masters Of Photography. We rarely get to learn …

DJI Spark vs DJI Mavic Pro vs DJI Mavic Air for Photographers

45 Shares<p>I’ve put together this short post comparing the DJI Spark vs the Mavic Pro for photographers like me who are interested in taking aerial …

10 New Kitchen and Tabletop Disrupters

We’ve covered mattress disrupters (see 14 Upstart Mattress Companies), bedding disrupters (see Luxury Linens for Less, Online Edition), and furniture …

3 Icebreakers To Build Empathy Among Strangers Within 10 Minutes

The head of First Round’s Knowledge program shares how to skip the boring small talk and get to the stuff that matters faster.<p>Anita Hossain, who leads the Knowledge program at First Round, is a fan of quick social and psychological icebreakers–the kind that help people understand themselves and …

Time I

The Simple Equation Every Manager Needs To Build (Or Repair) Trust

A tech veteran who’s worked at eBay, SurveyMonkey, and TaskRabbit explains how trust breaks down on startup teams–and what it takes to fix it.<p>Anne Raimondi was stumped. Two people she managed weren’t getting along, and it was really impacting progress. In her private conversations with each of …

Leadership

Three Ways For Diehard Procrastinators To Beat Fake Work

One of the most common ways to procrastinate is to waste time doing work-adjacent tasks that don’t actually get you anywhere. Here’s how to kick that habit.<p>Chances are you spend more time at work than you do actually working. A fair amount of time in just about everybody’s workday typically gets …

Procrastination

7 Eloquent Photography Quotes from Ansel Adams and Why They Should Matter to You (VIDEO)

Ansel Adams has inspired more than a generation of photographers, with his technical mastery, passion for the environment, and ever-evolving vision …

It's Aries Season For Reese Witherspoon, Jessica Chastain, and More of Our Favorite Outspoken Celebrities

According to <i>W</i>'s resident (and Twitter's favorite) astrologers, the Astro Poets, 2018 is going to be big for Aries—this year will see them forward in their careers and getting real when it comes to romance. And with their season starting today, there's no better time to appreciate the best of the …

A Personal Story: Social Media is So Incredibly Toxic to Photographers

<i>“Today, it seems to me that the only thing people care about is building their audience.”</i><p>Two years ago, you couldn’t find me without a camera. …

Quick Tip: How Celebrity Shooters Brainstorm Portrait Ideas

Celebrity photo shoots are a challenge because photographers often get five minutes to shoot. For photographers who like to shoot conceptual …

This is The Holy Trinity Of Contemporary Photographers

When we talk about contemporary photography, we need to understand that it refers to more than a particular period of time. Contemporary photography …

If You Read These 9 Books on Leadership, You Probably Don't Need a Mentor

While no aspiring leader's bookshelf is complete without a copy of Sheryl Sandberg's <i>Lean In</i>, there are literally hundreds of other books on the topic …

How much should photographers charge in 2018

How Much Should You Charge? Each year, I write and update this article for photographers. In my opinion, this post is more important than the latest …

7 tough lessons people often learn too late in life

Life lessons are full of wisdom because they often have to be learned the hard way. However, the hardest part about that process is realizing that sometimes not every opportunity lasts forever. You finally "get it" long after the fact.<p>If possible, it's best to learn these things sooner rather than …

9 Questions Interesting People Ask to Cut Through the Small Talk

It all starts with having a genuine interest in the other person.<p>I remember early in my career, one of my biggest fears walking into a networking event to schmooze or meeting someone for a business lunch was boring the other person to tears in conversation.<p>I didn't want to be the windbag who …

Leadership

Collage Kit

It’s ironic that we associate utopias with physical destinations like outer space or the end of the rainbow when you consider that they exist purely …

Four iPhone camera apps that let you take better photos

There's no shortage of photo editors for the iPhone. Take any picture you snap and apply filters, adjust the saturation or white balance, remove unwanted items from the image and so much more. Mobile photo editors have come a very long way in just a few, short years.<p>But what about apps that help …

José Mourinho says Manchester United motivation high back in ‘natural habitat’

• United face Basel at Old Trafford on return to Champions League action<br>• Bans mean Chris Smalling and Victor Lindelof set to play in central defence<p>José Mourinho feels Manchester United will be back in their “natural habitat” when they return to Champions League combat for the first time in 644 …

Photos That Remind You to Never Grow Up

Rebekah Campbell's snapshots make you want to stay forever young.<p>New York–based photographer Rebekah Campbell's work combines elements of fashion and documentary photography. Her candid snapshots have been published by i-D, the <i>New York Times</i>, and <i>Dazed</i>. Each image she takes is like a diary entry …

Photography

Dogs in Bed with Humans Photographed by Lisa Strömbeck

Several years ago, I saw the work <i>Uniform</i> by Lisa Strömbeck, based in Copenhagen, Denmark and Borrby, Sweden, when it appeared on Feature Shoot. The …

The Best Lighting Sources Photos

It's no secret that good lighting is a key part of great design. But, surprisingly, most people have trouble striking the perfect balance. The easy solution? Multiple light sources. Having a variety of lights of different brightnesses allows you to find the optimal ambiance at any time of day. So, …

This is Why Your Pictures Suck

Dear Charlie,<p>You’ve asked me in evaluating your work to be brutally honest. Admittedly, it’s something that other photographers have asked for, but …

How to Become Successful in Photography

Dear friend,<p>What is success in photography and life?<p>1. My definition of success<p>To me, the only definition of ‘success’ I have in photography is</b> …

10 Lessons Socrates Has Taught Me About Photography

Dear friend; here are some lessons that Socrates has taught me about photography — and can hopefully inspire you:<p>1. Never betray your artistic …

How To Train Your Brain to Push Past Perfectionism

Perfectionism isn’t hard-wired, it’s learned. Which means we can unlearn it too, with these methods.<p>The fear of failure greatly impedes performance. That’s why most successful people are less likely to be perfectionists. After all, think about all of the quick, important decisions high-level people …

Procrastination

11 Public Speaking Tips From the Best TED Talks Speakers

Use these techniques from top TED speakers to take your presentations to the next level.<p>There's no question about it: TED Talks have raised the bar sky-high for what's considered a memorable and compelling business presentation.<p>That being said, there are a handful of TED Talks speakers so talented …

Public Speaking

This Simple Home Decor Trick Will Instantly Make Your Home More Stylish

Obviously, there’s no right or wrong way to decorate your home — we’re strong advocates of the motto, “Collect what makes you happy and you’ll create a space you love” — but there are a few designer-proven tricks that will make your home look more stylish and put together. One of those rules is the …

Home Decorating

After Ikea: 10 mid-range furniture stores that won't break the bank

Graduating from Ikea? Here’s where to start<p><i>Editor’s Note: This post was originally published in March 2017 and has been updated with the most recent information</i>.<p>What do you do when you graduate from Ikea? Where should you shop when you’ve outgrown the DIY-attitude of easy assembly and flat-packed …