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7 Ways To Save Your Hair From Dandruff And Greasy Product Buildup

Of all the beauty woes we're struggling with, scalp issues are certainly among the least glamorous. While it’s a bit of an awkward subject — because …

Hair

The Very Best Moisturizers for Extremely Dry Skin, According to a Top Dermatologist

... and they start at under $15.<p>You know the the drill: When winter rolls around it's time to start bracing yourself for at least three months of …

Skin Care

Take a Minute to Watch These 5 Fun Camera Hacks Using Stuff You Already Have at Home (VIDEO)

Everyone loves camera hacks, right? And they’re especially cool if they improve your photography by using stuff you already have lying around the …

Hacking

Santurce Shines Again: Your Guide to Puerto Rico's Newest Arts District

A 15-minute drive from Old San Juan lies the neighborhood of Santurce, reminiscent of New York City’s Greenwich Village in the 60s — a bubbling …

Puerto Rico

A Guide to Vieques and Culebra: Puerto Rico's Lush Outer Islands

Vieques’ warm. blue waters will dazzle even the most jaded travelers. (Photo: Valerie Conners)<p>Vieques and Culebra aren’t Puerto Rico’s <i>only</i> outer …

How to photograph cars like a pro

Do you want to take dramatic photos of the awesome exotic cars you'll find at motor shows? Or perhaps you want to get great shots of your own gorgeous car?<p>Car photography isn't always easy, but if you follow a few simple rules then you'll quickly start to improve your shots. It doesn't take much …

Landscape Photography

Muhammad Ali Dies at 74: Titan of Boxing and the 20th Century

Muhammad Ali, the three-time world heavyweight boxing champion who helped define his turbulent times as the most charismatic and controversial sports figure of the 20th century, died on Friday in a Phoenix-area hospital. He was 74.<p>His death was confirmed by Bob Gunnell, a family spokesman. The …

Boxing

A Natural Light Tip That Will Have Strobists Selling Their Lights

One of the most noticeable differences between portraits taken outside using natural light as opposed to artificial light is the background. Images …

2 Easy Ways to Capture Brilliant Starbursts in Your Photographs

Have you ever wondered how photographers are able to depict lights with a star effect along piers, boardwalks or a sunrise with trailing rays peering …

Landscape Photography

My Advice to the Guy Who Wrote ‘Advice to Aspiring Full Time Photographers’

Dear Mr. Kim,<p>I read a blog post of yours titled “Advice to Aspiring Full Time Photographers” reposted on PetaPixel.<p>It’s filled with lots of exciting …

How to Create Creamy Black & White Images in Lightroom

Don’t let your black and white images fall flat. Bring out the true beauty of your photographs by adding vibrancy and creamy tones. Zach & Jody show …

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The classic iPhone ringtone gets a sweet remix

There have been a lot of remixes of the iconic iPhone ringtone over the years, and this one may be the best. The guitar solo at the end is an unexpected twist.<p>The remixer goes by the name MetroGnome, and his YouTube account features countless remixes of popular songs. He’s got some original stuff …

31 Incredibly Awesome Photography Links to Keep You Busy

It's been another wonderful week in the wide world of photography, and Toad Hollow Photography has been looking in all corners of the internet to …

Lens Guide: Best Lenses to Move up to from a Kit Lens

Kit lens—to use or not to use? While kit lenses are much less expensive than better hobbyist and professional lenses, in the world of photography, …

10 Ways to Improve Your Photography in 30 Days

Improvement in any area requires a plan and some action. If you would like to improve the results that you get from your own photography there are …