Kat Plamondon

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I Rewatched The Fourth Season Of "Game Of Thrones" And I'm Not OK

I'm still not over Oberyn Martell.<p><i>Previously: I rewatched Season 1, Season 2, and Season 3.</i><p>1. Oooh a cold open. And it’s ICE! Why am I so hurt by a goddamn sword being destroyed?<p>2. RAINS OF CASTAMERE. TRIGGERED.<p>3. Jaime’s had a haircut. I still prefer his Prince Charming hair tbh.<p>4. Good to see …

Mardi Gras Parades in New Orleans: Pictures

8 Steps to Adding Fantasy Lighting with Photoshop

One of my absolute favorite things to do in Photoshop is to play with lighting effects. Whether that be to make something glow, create a spotlight …

Fascinating "timelapse" pen uses living algae for ink

Christmas wish lists aren’t usually the sort of thing this writer pens, but I may make an exception this year for an exciting new writing implement. …

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7 Of The Most Shocking Freakshow Performers In History

In the early 20th century, people who were born with deformities would join (or be forced to join) circus sideshows.<p>These types of attractions that …

The Dinky Dub Camper

With the nostalgic good looks of a VW bus, the Dinky Dub Camper is a retro way to make a road trip more enjoyable. Complete with hot/cold water, a …

Avocado Stuffed Meatballs (Low Carb and Gluten-Free)

Guys, I’m trying to grow an avocado tree from a seed.<br>I’m super pumped about it.<br>The other day, I ate an avocado, washed the pit and suspended the …

How to Create a Fairy Tale Composite Photograph in Photoshop by Brooke Shaden

Most famous Fineart photographer and artist Brooke Shaden shows how to create a fairy tale photograph in Adobe Photoshop. In this tutorial, she uses …

3 Ways To Train Yourself To Be More Creative

Creativity isn’t a talent you either have or you don’t, it’s a skill that you can build with these practices.<p>What makes someone good at their job? Talent or skill?<p>According to research by Stanford professor Carol Dweck and her colleagues many people believe that people’s performance reflects either …

Direct to Desktop: Camera Tethering in Adobe Photoshop Lightroom

Have you ever seen a high-powered fashion photography studio setup on TV? Maybe on a reality show, or a makeup ad: medium format digital cameras …

9 Things You Should Do Every Weekend To RESET for a Fresh, Smooth Week

Shares 56K<p>I’m a planner by nature. I love planning ahead, thinking through details, and fine-tuning the future. I realize not everyone shares my love …

How to Repair Old Photos Using Photoshop

Photoshop teacher Howard Pinsky shares this quick 9-minute video tutorial on how you can use Photoshop to repair old and damaged photos. The …

10 Editing Techniques That Changed My Photography

In the digital age you as a photographer are expected to be familiar and knowledgeable with Photoshop. It can be argued back and forth if this is …

Bull Shark Swims Into Florida Backyard, Startling Residents

A video of a large bull shark has been filmed in Bonita Beach, Florida, prompting one resident, who spotted the predator swimming in his backyard, to …

Blackmagic launching a tiny, drone-friendly RAW cinema camera

Hollywood needs better quality than a GoPro can deliver for aerial footage, but heavy cinema cameras demand really expensive drones to lift them. Blackmagic Design clearly thought all this through and is about to launch a Micro Cinema Camera with a Micro Four Thirds mount (<b>update</b>: The product page …

How to Buy Used Photography and Camera Gear

There are loads and loads of benefits to purchasing used gear. For starters, you know that it’s working fine in most cases because someone has …

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​Everything We Know About the Stingray, the Cops' Favorite Cell Phone Tracking Tool

The more we learn about these fake cell phone towers that no one wants to talk about, the scarier it gets.<p>While Edward Snowden gives interviews to John Oliver and the NSA continues to gobble up our data, local police departments are quietly spying on people without public oversight, often thanks to …

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How Camera Angle Affects Body Shape

Perspective can make a big difference when photographing any subject, but you especially want to be observant when photographing models. Shooting at …

3 Questions You Need To Answer Before You’ll Have The Life You Want

By Ryan Holiday,<p>Comment<br>• FlagFlagged<br>• http://tcat.tc/1G7kpKu<p>In life, we come across all sorts of decision points, particularly if we choose to go into …

A Breath of Fresh Air: DIY Gel Air Fresheners

Turns out, vodka and gelatin are good for more than just jello shots. With a little help from your favorite essential oils, you can transform those common party staples into your own custom-scented DIY gel air fresheners!<p>Whether you’ve got curious kids in the house or a hot date coming over and a …

DIY Hatching Chick Deviled Eggs

Having guests over for Easter this weekend? Why not give them a tasty, little surprise with these endearingly unexpected DIY hatching chick deviled eggs from POPSUGAR!<p>This is really more of a presentation tutorial than it is a recipe, so go ahead and whip up any old mayo and mustard deviled eggs …

Sewing Hacks: Sizing Down a T-Shirt

Take your over sized, ill fitting shirts and tweak them into a top you would actually wear. If you’ve got a few minutes and a sewing machine, then you can try this easy fix to get a better fit.<p>I have a drawer full of these, usually freely obtained shirts, which almost always end up being worn as …

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Keep the Bugs Out of Your Beverage

Keep those pesky flies from doing the backstroke in your mojito with these summery fruit themed perler bead cup covers!<p>This fun project was spotted on German artist Pfefferminzgruen’s Instagram. I couldn’t find a tutorial, but the photos speak for themselves. You’ll need to use a round perler bead …

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3 Essential Street Photography Lessons

First things first. My name is Marius Vieth and I’m a 26 year old fine art photographer from Amsterdam who loves nothing more than street photography.<p>…

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I Give New Life To Old Books That I Find In Thrift Stores

Back in 2012, while cutting through a familiar alley in Seattle, I noticed a box of hardback novels sat beside a dumpster. I took one look at them …

7 More Netflix Hacks Every Binge-Watcher Needs To Know

Leaving the house is about to get a little harder.<p>Netflix is well on its way to turning everybody in the world into binge-watching homebodies. But really, who cares? Life is just all that inconvenient stuff that happens in between "Breaking Bad" marathons.<p>With the announcement of the premiere dates …

How To Restore Old Photos With Photoshop

You've probably stumbled upon a photo collection from your grandparents, tucked away somewhere, left for ages. Since those photos will probably be …

How to Refinish Furniture

Learn how to refinish furniture faster and easier by avoiding stripping. A seasoned pro tells you how to clean, repair and restore old worn finishes …