Alex Hunter

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10 Best Vacation Rentals by the West’s National Parks

Joshua Tree: The Casita<p>Enjoy the desert aesthetic at the Joshua Tree Casita, just twenty minutes away from the western entrance to the park. Plus, …

‘Just Breathe’: This Short Film Illustrates How Mindfulness Helps Kids Manage Their Emotions

If you have kids, you know a little something about the great, <i>big</i> emotions they have. In fact, one of the hardest things about being a parent is …

Mindfulness

Photoshop Basics: Using the Clone Stamp Tool to Eliminate, Duplicate & Replace Objects (VIDEO)

This quick tutorial demonstrates a simple step-by-step process for using Photoshop’s Clone Stamp tool to eliminate, duplicate and replace objects in …

Try These 7 Timeless Camera Hacks and Shoot Better Photos Without Spending a Dime (VIDEO)

Most photographers love camera hacks because they involve fun DIY projects that not only result in better photographs, but they do so for free. The …

Hacking

FilmLab app lets you scan and process film with your smartphone in a few seconds

No matter if you shoot film or digital, I’m sure you have at least a few rolls of film lying around the house. Our parents and their parents used …

20 exercises to bulletproof your joints and prevent injury

The 20 Best Glutes Exercises of All Time<p>The 6 Best SPF Moisturizers for Men's Skin<p>Are Your Running Shoes the Wrong Size?<p>What Would You Sacrifice for …

Health

This Robot Completes a 2-Hour Brain Surgery Procedure in Just 2.5 Minutes

Doc Bot<p>Brain surgery is precision business, and one slip can spell doom for affected patients. Even in one of the most skilled jobs in the world, …

NASA just got its closest look at Saturn yet — here's what it saw

On April 26, NASA flew its Cassini spacecraft closer to Saturn than ever before. In fact, it's the closest any spacecraft has ever come to Saturn — just 1,900 miles from the beautiful planet's cloud tops.<p>Even more exciting, Cassini has already transmitted images of what it saw from its deepest dive …

Astronomers Discover Earth’s Cold Twin Orbiting A Faint Star 13,000 Light-Years Away

Astronomers using the Korea Microlensing Telescope Network (KMTNet) and NASA’s Spitzer Space Telescope have discovered an Earth-sized planet orbiting …

An inventory of the meaningful life.

When <b>Stephen Hawking</b> (January 8, 1942–March 14, 2018) was a young man, having already outlived the prognosis he had been given with ALS, he built on earlier theories about what happens to a dying star as it collapses to form a singularity — that tiny point of zero radius, infinite density, and …

Literature

If You Do These Things Every Day, You’ll Become Smarter

This curated column is authored by Thomas Oppong, Founding Editor at Alltopstartups “AThe post If You Do These Things Every Day, You’ll Become …

Self-improvement

Tips for Stunning Wildflower Photos

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Here’s How to Use Lightroom to Eliminate Ugly Fringing Effects in Landscape Photos (VIDEO)

Most photographers prefer to spend more time behind the camera and less time sitting at their computer, and it’s easy for all of us to get a bit lazy …

How to Add Front Bokeh to a Portrait Using Christmas Lights

We’re all familiar with the fuzzy circles that bokeh creates usually behind our main subject, but this lesson is about creating bokeh in <i>front</i> of the …

This is How You Get Tack Sharp Landscape Photos

If you’re like a lot of photographers, you probably like to take photos of landscapes now and again. And, like plenty of photographers, you likely …

Landscape Photography

Patriots Shock the World to Win Super Bowl: Pictures

10 best road trips in the world | CNN Travel

Road Trips

When you learn this Buddhist master's 21 rules of life, you'll completely realign your priorities

Ever heard of Miyamoto Mushashi?<br>If not, he was an expert Japanese swordsman, Buddhist and ronin.<br>He became renowned through stories of incredible …

Spirituality

Correcting Colors Using Adobe Lightroom

Sometimes it’s hard to capture nighttime photos of cities when multiple light sources with varying colors conflict with the color of the sky. I’ve …

Peter Coskun - Tips for Photographing Intense Colors

Peter Coskun is a self-taught landscape photography who started shooting in high school. His stunning fine art images are captured using intense …

8 Tips for Better Beach Photography

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5 Tips for Capturing High Dynamic Range Landscape Photos

<i>Zack Schnepf is a full-time professional landscape photographer who (as you may have guessed) specializes in fine art landscape photography and</i> …

My Favorite Camera Settings and Why I Use Them

Every photographer has their own personal style and way of shooting that is unique to them. In this article I want to share some of my favorite …

Scientists have invented paper that can withstand water and fire

While the Chinese have been credited with the invention of paper some 2,000 years ago, this improvement takes the humble material to a whole new …

Work Out Videos On Netflix: 10 Titles To Motivate Your 2017 New Year’s Resolution

If you’re looking for a straight work out video, you may not want to turn to Netflix. While there appears to be a shortage of exercise tutorials on …

White Balance Simplified

Setting an image’s ideal white balance doesn’t have to be a complicated task, especially with the user-friendly software and cameras available today. …

Spend 30 Minutes and Learn How to Use 30 of Photoshop’s Most Important Features (VIDEO)

Whether you’re a photo enthusiast or a working pro, Photoshop is such a comprehensive tool that it offers many features that you may find unfamiliar. …

Tutorials

Add Impact and Drama to Your Landscape Photos with These Easy Composition Techniques (VIDEO)

Marcus McAdam is a professional landscape photographer from one of the world’s most picturesque locations—Scotland’s Isle of Skye, which offers …

How to Create Realistic Jedi Levitation Portraits

Photographer, weird lens expert, and friend of <i>PetaPixel</i> Mathieu Stern created this very simple and straightforward Photoshop tutorial for anybody out …

Adobe Lightroom Matte Collection

Adobe Lightroom and Adobe Camera Raw matte collection from The Preset Factory Ltd.Replicate the matte look of analog film in Adobe Lightroom! This …

Tutorials