Leonard Anderson

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Adobe announces Lightroom CC improvements, Spark Post for Android, and more

Slowly but surely, Adobe has been improving its library of Android applications. The Lightroom app finally gained a tablet UI last year, and now …

Lightroom

How to Make Boring Photos Look Awesome in Lightroom (VIDEO)

Let’s face it, most of the time, photos can look pretty bland when you see them straight out of the camera. And it’s no secret that even the best …

Tutorials

How to take Portrait mode shots on almost any iPhone

If you don't have an iPhone X or a big, honkin' iPhone 7 Plus or 8 Plus, then your biggest gripe about your current iPhone is likely its inability to capture Portrait mode shots with the cool, artsy, blurred backgrounds. A cottage industry of apps has sprung up to approximate Portrait mode's …

Mobile Photography

Here's how to tell if your iPhone needs a new battery

If your iPhone is older than about 18 months, then there's a chance that the battery is already worn.<p><i>Video: WWDC 2018: How Apple plans to break</i> …

Mobile Technology

19 Black-Owned Grooming Brands To Know

Sure, February has Groundhog Day, President’s Day, and a favorite of many (and less so by others) Valentine’s Day, but the sum of all February’s days …

Skin Care

The Complete Guide To Monk Strap Shoes

Monk strap shoes may have begun life in the friary but these days they're more at home on the front row at Fashion Week. Here's everything you need …

8 Things No Man Should Ever Wear

There are a lot of things every guy should have in his closet: the right pair of slim cut dark jeans, a really good cashmere sweater, a great watch, …

9 Rules To Follow When Wearing A Suit

The suit is the be-all and end-all of men's style. Therefore we show you the rules to abide by when wearing one to make sure you look classy and …

What It Takes to Be a Bride, According to a Real Bride

It's funny how your wedding day is considered one of the "happiest days of your life," yet contrary depictions like "stressful," "overbearing," and …

Weddings

Photographer Exposes The ‘Truth’ Behind Professional Portraits, And It May Surprise You

We've all seen it when flipping through Instagram; those perfect, cinematic portraits of pregnant women in enchanted forests, happy couples lounging …

What Are the Best No-show Socks for Men?

<i>As temperatures climb and we enter the season of exposed feet, we’re here to help, with all the best tricks for keeping your feet presentable, as</i> …

10 Best Bets for $75 or Less – Target’s New Sportcoat, Springy Suede Wingtips, & More

<i>Seventy Five bucks. That’s a lot of money. It’ll get you a couple pairs of Levi’s, a decent casual dinner out, or a couple months at your local gym.</i> …

12 Style Epiphanies Every Man Goes Through

It’s a long drive down this road we call life, and along the way, your brain will absorb constant gems of new information, sometimes without you even …

Here’s Everything You Need To Know About Brogues

Brogues have stepped a long, long way from the Scottish hills in which they used to frolic. Perfectly perforated, the OG wet-weather farm shoes have …

Learn the Full Power of Lightroom's Radial Filter Tool

Lightroom's Radial Filter Tool is one of the most useful local adjustment features in the program, allowing you to easily mask in a wide range of …

How to Create a Stunning Gallery Wall With Your Own Photos

If the idea of building a gallery wall exhausts you, we have that in common. The entire process — from collecting and framing the art to executing the installation — felt overwhelming when I attempted it on my own. It wasn't until Simply Framed asked me to try its new Print & Frame service that I …

Framing

How To Transfer A Photo To Wood

You may think that printing on wood is something that can only be done in a factory, but to our surprise there’s an awesome DIY way to do that. A …

How to Hard Restart an iPhone 7 or 7 Plus

Hold your Sleep/Wake button (located on the right side of the iPhone near the top) and your Volume Down button to hard restart your iPhone 7 or 7 Plus.<p>Continue holding your Sleep/Wake button and down volume button until the Apple logo appears to power your iPhone back up.

Mobile Technology

Beauty Retouch: How to get your images looking pro

Sarah Tucker is a retoucher with 8 years experience and she has recently recorded and put out an 8 part tutorial series for photographers and …

Tutorials

Post-Processing Photoshop Tutorials: 20 PS Tutorials for All Designers

Whether you are just beginning to work with Photoshop or you’re an experienced designer, these free post-processing Photoshop tutorials are perfect …

5 Lesser Known Photoshop Shortcuts to Speed Up Your Editing

Keyboard shortcuts, or “Hotkeys,” are indispensable in Photoshop. So the folks at Phlearn dug into their collective knowledge to come up with their …

Tutorials

Zika is spreading in Florida. Here are 9 facts to calm you down.

With Zika moving through nearly every country in the Western Hemisphere over the past year and a half, it was only a matter of time before the virus made its way to the continental US.<p>At the end of July, health officials announced that a handful of Zika infections had originated from mosquitoes in …

The Rules of Man Jewelry

The dos and don'ts of wearing jewelry (along with some smart options to wear right now).

Master Your Portraits In Lightroom Like A Pro

By default, we are used to Photoshop doing the heavy lifting, with all sorts of techniques and tricks being used. However, Lightroom is a tool that …

How to Transfer Content from an iPad to a new Device

Every time you make the decision to update an older iPad and purchase a new one of your first considerations is how we you can seamlessly transfer your current data to a new device without fail. When approaching this process you have two choices in how to proceed. You can either use iCloud or …

What to do if your iPad screen is frozen or won’t turn on

After years of experience using multiple platforms and devices, there’s one thing I’ve learned–screens on mobile devices freeze and/or becomes unresponsive every once in a while. There are various reasons this can happen. Sometimes you might be using an older iPad or iPhone with the most recent …