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Here’s a Simple Explainer on How to Use the Powerful Curves Adjustment in Photoshop (VIDEO)

Curves might be one of the most important yet most misunderstood adjustment tools in all of Photoshop. Because Curves is so key to tweaking the tones …

Tutorials

10 Of The Most Mysterious Discoveries Made On Earth

<b>The history of our planet is full of incredible mysteries. The more we search and research, the more mysteries we uncover. And despite the fact that</b> …

5 Fast Ways to Get Rid of Your Annoying Cough

Whether it’s the remnants of a cold or the last lingering stage of that office bug, there are no two ways about it—a cough that won’t quit is just …

Flash: Slow-Speed Sync

Slow-speed sync allows a photographer to use flash at shutter speeds slower than the native sync speed of the camera. Native sync speeds are set at …

Nature Photography

Inside the Two Years That Shook Facebook—and the World

One day in late February of 2016, Mark Zuckerberg sent a memo to all of Facebook’s employees to address some troubling behavior in the ranks. His …

Social Media

What Is Instagram Doing to Our Self-Worth?

“Instagram is a weird, weird world.”<p>When I asked my co-workers about how their social media habits have had an impact on their sense of self and …

Social Media

Steve Jobs's Advice on the Only 4 Times You Should Say No Is Brilliant | Inc.com

In the frantic pace of life to do more and be more, we hardly think about the importance of <i>focus.</i><p>That's why, for those free-spirited, creative thinkers and entrepreneurs chasing after their dreams, this prophetic quote by Steve Jobs 21 years ago hits the nail on the head even more so today. Here's …

Time Management

Your Phone Is a Prison

'Psychopolitics' discusses how social media has replaced freedom with the church of the internet.<p><i>This article originally appeared on VICE UK</i>.<p>In June 2017, Facebook announced it had passed the 2 billion users mark. It is, by far, the biggest social network, although Twitter, with 300 million users …

Social Media

The 10 Worst Foods for Aging, According to a Health Expert

Photo: Shutterstock<p>Fast Food<p>You don’t need me to go into more detail about <b>fast foods</b>. Avoid ’em.<p>Photo: Shutterstock<p>Hydrogenated Fats<p>As we all know by …

Nutrition

Why American men are getting less marriageable

If it seems like the number of complaints from your female friends about not being able to find a man is growing, we may finally know why. Somewhere between 1979 and 2008, Americans decided it was much less worth it to get hitched: the share of 25- to 39-year-old women who were currently married …

Demographics

The issue with millennials isn't narcissism but our depressing culture of mass consumption

Society's emphasis on the market economy and "meritocracy" correlate with a spike in negative self-image and social alienation.<p>If you're a young person feeling lonely these days, you're in good company. Youth everywhere are experiencing record rates of depression and anxiety, surrounded by a …

Psychology

Is anxiety a strong early indicator of Alzheimer's disease?

The degenerative processes behind Alzheimer's disease have been found to begin 10, or even 20 years before dementia symptoms become evident and the …

Dementia

Our Bodies Could Be Treating a Western Diet Like It Was a Dangerous Infection

Put that burger down.<p>The immune system responds to a fast food diet in much the same way as it does to a bacterial infection, according to a study on …

Immune System

These Are The 5 Most Lovable Things About You, Based On Your Zodiac Sign

If you've ever wondered what people love about you most, you can always look to the stars, and see what your most lovable personality traits are, …

Here's how Puerto Rico got into so much debt

When America's eyes turned to Puerto Rico after the island was devastated by Hurricane Maria last month, President Donald Trump was quick to condemn the "massive debt" the island was dealing with, even while the US territory was still in the throes of the storm's aftermath.<p>He went on to remind …

Caribbean

Watch This Tutorial on Mastering Photoshop’s Powerful Transform Tool and You'll Use it Every Day (VIDEO)

The Transform tool is one of Photoshop’s most powerful weapons, allowing you to move and change the dimensions of just about any object. In the video …

Tutorials

The best SD cards you can buy for your DSLR camera

<i>The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we get a share of the revenue from your purchase.</i><p><i>Samsung/SanDisk/Business Insider</i><p>The Insider Pick:<p>Unless you're an avid photographer, buying the right SD card can be mystifying. You have …

Filmmaking

Carnage, review: Simon Amstell has made the world's first vegan comedy that's actually funny

“I have written and directed a film about veganism. I’m sorry.” This isn’t what you might expect Simon Amstell to say about his first feature-length …

Les Miserables

Optimize Lightroom to Run More Efficiently With These Seven Tips

One of the most common Lightroom complaints is that it runs too slowly. However, there are steps you can take to improve your experience. This great …

Broncolor’s Free ‘How To’ Section is a Lighting Tutorial Gold Mine

It doesn’t matter if you’re a beginner, intermediate, or even a professional, you’ll want to give Broncolor’s free “How To” page a look. There, …

Harvard's complete photography course is now available for free online [updated]

If your resolution for 2017 is to take better photographs than your current blurry, badly composed effort, you’ll want to check out this free MOOC from Harvard University –the school where Mark Zuckerberg and Bill Gates cut their teeth.<p>ALISON – one of the many repositories of online learning …

A Beautiful Story From the Life of Buddha Helps You Master the Most Difficult of Human Emotions

Do you know the most difficult of all human emotions to experience? Even though this emotion involves an action, it’s very difficult to embrace …

Power is no problem for vegan athletes

"I don't want to be vegan," David Carter once said to his wife. "That's for weaklings."<p>At the time, Carter was an NFL defensive end, weighing in at more than 300 pounds. Growing up in Los Angeles, he was raised on barbecue at his family's restaurant and felt that meat was his source of strength, so …

Argentine archaeologists find secret Nazi lair in jungle

Stone structures in the remote region of Misiones are thought to be the ruins of a hideout build by Nazis, in case their leaders needed to flee Germany<p>A team of <b>Argentine</b> archaeologists investigating a series of ruins in the jungle, close to the border with Paraguay, believe they have discovered a</b> …

We've Been Treating Appendicitis Wrong For Years

Perhaps you’ve had this nightmare: you’re doubled over with stabbing pain. You feel like you’ve been knifed on your right side. You’ve Googled, gone …

Medicine

The Next Great Innovation in Photography is Here

Every so often, something happens in the photography industry that completely changes the way photographers work or present their images. Think of …

Video Tutorials

Who Is The Buddha? - The Story of Siddhartha Gautama

The Buddha, or Siddhartha Gautama, was born around 567 B.C.E., in a small kingdom just below the Himalayan foothills. His father was a chief of the …

Spirituality

Study Finds Vegan Blood Is 8 Times More Effective At Preventing Cancer

<b>This article was previously published on Collective Evolution.</b><p>Cancer is not just a single disease but a class of diseases characterized by …

Hummus Health Benefits and Recipes | 10 Delicious Hummus Recipe Ideas - Healthy Living Benefits

Hummus, the creamy dip from the Middle East definitely deserves its excellent reputation as being a tasty and healthy food. If by any chance you’re …