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How to Make Your Black-and-White Images Pop With Lightroom 6

What we know today as the process of photography had its start at the beginning of the 19th century. Back then, the process was really complicated. …

1000+ Free Vector Icons for Web, iOS and Android UI Design

Beautiful pixel perfect <b>free vector icons</b> collection features 13 different <b>vector icon sets</b> with <b>1000+ icons</b> from different categories are available in</b> …

How to Have a Non-Destructive Workflow In Photoshop

As you might know by now, Lightroom provides a completely non-destructive editing of your photographs. Photoshop, on the other hand, if not used …

How to Calculate and Use Hyperfocal Distance for Better Landscape Photography

Hyperfocal distance, much like the “Sunny 16 Rule,” is one of those things that has arguably lost some relevance in the age of digital photography; …

How to Use Lightroom's Contrast, Clarity, Sharpening & Dehazing Tools for Better Images

There are four Lightroom 6 tools that add a bit of sharpness (not to be confused with the action of sharpening) to an image. These include <i>Contrast,</i> …

You won’t even need to get a friend to water your plants with this vertical garden (Update)

It’s fun to add the word vertical in front of other words: integration, Horizon, garden. That last one may be particularly relevant if you want to …

The Smartest Entrepreneurs Are Listening to These 10 Podcasts

Want to become a better entrepreneur? Start listening to one or all of these 10 podcasts.<p>The rumor mill says Apple and major car manufacturers are in talks to have podcasting be the new "car radio." While I won't speculate, there is no doubting that podcast listenership has grown over the …

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The 51 Best Fantasy Series Ever Written

Whether you're a Swords and Sorcery type of fantasy reader, a fan of battles and betrayal, or you just want a few more goddamn elves in your life, there's something for you here. These are the truly great fantasy series written in the last 50 years.

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Best Free Backup Software for Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows 7 Vista & XP

Data backup in your computer is something very vital and worth embracing. Think of a scenario where your computer crashes all over a sudden and you …

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Composting dog poop another way to reduce your carbon footprint?

A Kamloops university staff member, obsessed with lowering his carbon footprint, has come up with a novel method of dealing with his pet's …

Sustainability

Liking Windows 10 so far? Here's how to make it even better

Windows 10 is great; if you’re on a Windows 7 or 8 PC, there’s virtually no reason not to upgrade.<p>That said, there are so many new features and settings that sorting through them all can become overwhelming, and you could be missing out on making the most of your Windows 10 experience.<p>Don’t worry …

Windows 10 privacy problems: Here’s how bad they are, and how to plug them.

Windows 10 is the operating system Microsoft needs. In other words, it’s not Windows 8, a Frankenstein’s monster of a tablet-plus-desktop OS that …

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Articles about here what we can do convert rainwater useable water source on Dwell.com - Dwell

Field researcher and water-harvesting expert Ed Beaulieu analyzes our conservation options for the future.<p>Six teams of architects propose empowering new solutions for urban sprawl.<p>What happens when the stories we read share only one culture or worldview? Editor Chris Jackson shares five reasons why …

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The W.I.N.D. House by UNStudio

The W.I.N.D. house by UNStudio, a modern version of a country house in the north of the Netherlands.<p>The architects of UNStudio completed the W.I.N.D. …

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How to Create an HDR Image From a Single Raw File in Photoshop

For quite a few years now, high dynamic range photography, or simply HDR, has been an important trend in photography as it allows the photographer to …

These Harvard And MIT Kids Say They've Made NSA-Proof Email

Those who worry that Gmail or the National Security Agency may be rifling through their emails now have a new alternative: ProtonMail, a super-secure email service created by students from Harvard and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.<p>"It was the Snowden leaks that got us started," …

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210 Sq Ft Minim House Shelters Sweet Space-Saving Interior with Off Grid Versatility

Foundry Architects and Brian Levy have designed a modern new alternative for would be down-sizers. Minim House, which is located at Washington DC's …

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Articles about modern coastal home stinson beach on Dwell.com - Dwell

For all the joys of beachfront living, it’s not without its risks.<p>A home by the sea doesn't have to mean Cape Cod or cottage.<p>Stretching along the Chilean coast, reinforced concrete beams come together to create a striking, sculptural home.<p>It's a dream for many to own a beach home, but an …

A Park Ranger's Guide to Yosemite

TravelInsider's Guide<p>Both the solitude of the alpine ridge and the throngs of the valley are part of the experience when you visit <b>Yosemite National Park</b>. “No temple made with human hands can compare with Yosemite,” wrote John Muir, whose crusading led to the creation of the park.<p><b>Kari Cobb</b> has been …

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