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He was one of millions of Chinese seniors growing old alone. So he put himself up for adoption.

By Emily Rauhala<p>Emily Rauhala<p>Correspondent covering East and Southeast Asia<p>Email Bio Follow<p>TIANJIN, China — Han Zicheng survived the Japanese invasion, the Chinese civil war and the Cultural Revolution, but he knew he could not endure the sorrow of living alone.<p>On a chilly day in December, the …

Loneliness

How to Do a Realistic Sky Swap in a Photo Using Photoshop

In this 9-minute video tutorial from Serge Ramelli, learn how to easily swap out an unattractive white sky from a photo for a more dramatic one using …

Best Camera 2018: the 20 best cameras you can buy today | Trusted Reviews

<b>Those who say that phones have already killed the dedicated camera are getting ahead of themselves.</b><p>When it comes to creative flexibility and outright …

Cameras

Avoid “Dirty” Photos with This Simple 3-Step Process for Cleaning Your Camera’s Sensor (VIDEO)

Dirty camera sensors are a common source of degraded image quality, resulting in tedious post-processing work to clean up the photograph. This …

Follow the f/8 Rule to Shoot Excellent Street Photos on the Go

Your camera’s manual exposure settings can be complicated. Rules of thumb are useful for figuring out the right settings to go with. For example, if …

How To Build A Wi-Fi Network That Will Handle All Your Smart Home Gadgets

If you're building a new home, or renovating your existing one, you have a great opportunity to update and future-proof your home's wiring — not only …

Watch How Two LA Homes Changed America

A new special from PBS highlights the landmark Eames and Gamble Houses<p>A new PBS special highlights 10 Homes That Changed America, and a full 20 percent can be found in LA County. Of course, Los Angeles is full of influential homes that have shaped a wide range of architectural styles, but the two …

6 reasons religion may do more harm than good

<b>(Jaroslav74 via Shutterstock)</b><p>It’s hard to argue with some of these…<p>Valerie Tarico<p>November 17, 2014 3:55pm (UTC)<p>This article originally appeared on AlterNet.<p>Most British people think religion causes more harm than good according to a survey commissioned by the Huffington Post. Surprisingly, even …

You're Probably Not Using This Camera Function to Its Full Potential

It's easy to take a lot of camera functionality for granted. But only a few years ago, much of what we have today was on the wish lists of …