Maureen Sullivan

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This artist arranges everyday objects into oddly satisfying patterns

There can be a lot of beauty in everyday objects if you have enough imagination. Artist Adam Hillman sees the artistic potential in all sorts of …

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Obama loyalists plot Trump resistance

Alumni of the Obama White House spent days mourning Trump's win. Now they're ready to fight.<p>President Barack Obama told his most loyal operatives that they have 10 days to get over their grief.<p>They’re already ahead of schedule.<p>In the past week, Obama alumni have planned gatherings at Glascott’s …

The ambitious Clinton climate plan nobody is talking about

Presidential candidate Hillary Clinton has a detailed 10-year energy, environment and climate plan. But you likely know nothing about it.<p>During the presidential debates, moderators asked the candidates precisely zero questions about climate change, and the press has paid scant attention to …

Star Trails Over Bodie

Star trails over the Methodist Church, Bodie State Historic Park, CA, USAWe’ve been able to take workshop groups into Bodie at night several times in …

Home furnishings, kitchens, appliances, sofas, beds, mattresses

The price of this item includes a contribution to a Product recycling fund to ensure that waste electrical and electronic equipment is collected and …

Before & After: An Old Cargo Van Becomes a Mobile Apartment

Zach is an all-around creative sort of guy —photographer, filmmaker, art director. Wanting to travel in search of stories to tell, he brought his …

The Best Of Zion National Park

<i>Zion National Park at sunrise. Photo credit: Jonathan Irish</i><p>In the 1860s, Mormon pioneers settled in what is now known as Zion National Park in southern Utah. When they arrived they thought it to be so beautiful, holy with its towering natural cathedrals made of rock, that they called it Zion, a nod …

Stick-On Lenses Turn Your Phone Camera Into a Microscope

Lens accessories for smartphones are by no means a new idea, but they’re often clunky, awkward to use, and far from something you’d want to try and …

Clone Source Ability

Distractions are everywhere in photography. They draw the eye away from the subject in the final picture. Shooting on location means dealing with …

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People Don’t Want To Know What You Photograph So Much As They Want To Know Why

My old pal Skip Cohen published a post at his blog (SkipCohenUniversity.com) a little while ago and used my “Artist Statement” as a teaching tool so …

8 Home Improvement Ideas To Increase Your Home Value On A Budget

1. Install a programmable thermostat.<p>Heating your home accounts for more than 40% of its total energy usage, according to the U.S. Department of …

Apple-featured photographer explains how he edits on his iPhone

Apple's annual World Gallery showcases some of the world's best iPhone photos, picked from online entries submitted by photographers across the globe.<p>…

This Old iMac: Speeding Up The Photos App

The time has come my friends. I’ve talked about it. I’ve lamented that it is an ever-growing tumor on my hard drive. I’ve come to accept that there’s little I can do to stop its progress. Yes, today is the day I do something about Photos.<p>Now the most logical advice anyone can be given about Photos …

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26 Photographic Reminders That Engagement Pics Don't Have To Suck

The sweetness is off the charts!<p>Engagement photography gets a bad rap at times, but we promise it's not <i>all</i> cheesy.<p>We recently scoured the #HuffPostIDo hashtag on Instagram to find you 26 photos of couples who looked damn good in their engagement pics.

How to decrease ‘Other’ storage on iOS

The infamous ‘Other’ storage section displayed in iTunes after connecting an iPhone, iPod touch or iPad to a computer is definitely one of the pain …

How to get all of your photos into Google Photos

There's no shortage of ways to store your photos and videos in the cloud.<p>At <i>Mashable</i>, Google Photos has quickly become our favorite online photo and …

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Follow friends’ hearts to fuel your Instagram feed

Instagram is a veritable playground of fascinating photography. The trick is to find accounts to follow that won’t waste your time with snaps of low-quality food or wacky pets. Unless you’re into that kind of thing.<p>So how do you find folks worth following? By checking out what the people you follow …

This Photoshop Trick Lets You Easily Fix Color Fringing

Photoshop and Lightroom both have built-in tools for dealing with chromatic aberration (AKA color fringing), but in some cases the features don’t …

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Photographers Capture Images of Airplanes Against the Full Moon

The surreal shots they get are incredible.<p>Every month, Raul Roa and his friends chase the moon. Armed with massive lenses, tripods, and flight data, …

WD-40 and microwaved tampons: secrets of food photography revealed

It’s the job of a food stylist to make products look delicious on camera – even if the makeover leaves the meal inedible. Six stylists tell us their tricks<p>Behind most professional food photos is a stylist who tricks the viewer. These deceits range from a touch of lipstick to redden a strawberry, to …

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How to Decrease The Chances of Your Images Being Stolen By Adding Your Personal Details

Many of us love to share our images. Facebook, Twitter, Instagram or even by “old fashioned” email, we want our friends and peers to see and relate …

These Are The Things That You Should Say in Your Photographer’s Biography

A few weeks back we took a slightly tongue in cheek look at some of the things that you should not put in your photographer’s biography. Today we …

Five Techniques for Creating Impressionist or Abstract Photography

Whether you are new to photography, or have been photographing for a while, I’m sure you’ve gone through times when the ideas weren’t flowing, and …

Photography

6 Creative IKEA Product Photography Hacks

Want some cheap and simple do-it-yourself photo equipment? Check out the IKEA store near you. In addition to being affordable options for home items, …

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Recently for iOS Turns Your Camera Roll Into a Print Magazine Every Month

Snapping a collection of photos on your iPhone and then having them disappear into your Camera Roll never to be seen again can be quite a common …

iOS Apps

5 Ways Blend If in Photoshop Will Blow Your Mind by Blake Rudis

You may have stumbled across the Blend-If controls in the Layer Style dialog box in Photoshop. But chances are that you did not even notice them, let …

Photographer Stages Playful Scenes to Bring Everyday Things to Life

“Animated Photography” is an ongoing project by photographer ErAn Croitoru, who stages and shoots creative scenes with everyday objects that turn …

Microsoft’s New Office Lens App Can Transform Your Phone Into a Simple Photo Scanner

Today Microsoft announced that it has released its Office Lens app for iOS and Android. If you’ve never heard of it before, Office Lens is an …

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