Nathan Allen

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Python Function - How to Create Modular Programs

This tutorial walks you through the concept of Python function. It helps you learn how to create user-defined functions and use them to write modular …

Python Programming

How Fiction Apps Are Changing the Way Stories Are Told

Telling stories has been an essential part of the human experience since the dawn of time. But the way we tell those stories has changed hugely along …

Apps

How To Make A Dashboard That Doesn’t Suck

“We need a dashboard for this product! Make it pretty! Something that will WOW in the sales cycle!”It’s a refrain throughout my career. The dashboard …

Ten golden rules for good photography

Great pictures are the result of matching an interesting subject with the best light, a pleasing placement of the elements and exposing the sensor to …

Flipboard

A Beginner’s Step-by-Step Guide to Shooting Long Exposure Photos

Here’s a concise beginner’s step-by-step guide on how to capture long exposure photographs.<p><b>1.</b> Frame the composition. Pay extra attention to the edges …

Landscape Photography

Want to be a Great Writer? Then Don’t Focus on Writing. (Do This Instead)

“Work according to Program and not according to mood. Stop at the appointed time!” — Henry MillerDo you want to be a great writer?To create stunning …

Creative Writing

How to Make Your Photos Pop, According to Pro Landscape Photographer Tom Mackie

Pro photographer Tom Mackie gets so many questions about how to make photos “pop,” he decided to do a whole video on the subject, which we have …

Turn Ordinary Streets Into Extraordinary With Long Exposures

When you’re looking for something to shoot, sometimes the answer is right in front of your eyes, or perhaps your house: your street. Here’s how to …

How to Write a Book: The Complete Guide

You have a book inside of you. Perhaps you have a great story idea. Maybe people have told you, “Your life should be made into a book!” Or maybe you …

20 Photography Tricks You Should Know Before Taking a Photo

Not pleased with the quality of your photos?That's actually a good thing...If you're unhappy with your images, that usually means that you've got the …

7 KEYS FOR CREATING STUNNING URBAN LANDSCAPE PHOTOGRAPHY

When thinking of landscape photography, what often comes to mind are photographs of mountainsides or desolate beaches, but landscape photography is …

7 Things You Need to Know About Shooting with Wide-Angle Lenses

We have a photographer friend, who shall remain nameless, who suffers from WAA syndrome. Never heard of it? Well, WAA stands for Wide Angle Abuse.<p>Or, …

Image sharpening with Adobe CC

<b>Confused about sharpening controls in Lightroom and Photoshop? James Paterson explains how to get the most out of them and avoid the …

Prints That Pop: 10 Ways to Get Better Photo Prints from Digital Images

When teamed together properly, your image files, monitor, image-processing software, and printer can produce prints that you will be justly proud to …

Become the creative you’ve always wanted to be by embracing these seven habits

The most commonly held belief about creativity is that it’s elusive, esoteric and unique only to the anointed few.<p>The ancient Greeks believed that creativity was a divine attendant spirit that came to human beings from some distant and unknowable source, for distant and unknowable reasons. They …

How to Control Contrast So You Always Get Amazing Landscape Photographs

Contrast, sometimes there’s too much, sometimes there’s too little. Contrast in a landscape can make or break the image. But getting the perfect …

How to Use Colored Gels to Capture Gorgeous Portraits at Home (VIDEO)

There’s an easy way to make your beauty shots even more stunning: just add some colored gels to your lighting. Editorial fashion photographer Jake …

The Need to Research Your Writing

Writing can be very fun. But it is also more than just putting words on paper. There are many times when research is needed in your writing.<p>Why …

Creative Writing

How to build sturdy React Apps with TDD using Jest the React Testing Library

<i>“A couple of pineapples side by side on the beach.” by Pineapple Supply Co. on Unsplash</i><p>One thing I struggled with when I started learning React was …

Software Engineering

Is the Nikon D850 the Best Camera of All Time? These 2 Photographers Think So (VIDEO)

The Nikon D850 has certainly earned its fair share of accolades since it was launched in August 2017. We named it our favorite camera of 2017, and it …

Cameras

Photography 101: The best YouTube channels for learning about photography- Technology News, Firstpost

When I was starting out with photography, <b>YouTube</b> was only just becoming popular. It was a platform to share videos with friends more than a platform …

Hacking

This Photographer Combines Toys and Practical Effects

Mitchel Wu is a professional toy photographer. He combines toys, photography skills, practical effects, and imagination to create “alternative …

How To Create An Audio/Video Recording App With React Native: An In-Depth Tutorial

How To Create An Audio/Video Recording App With React Native: An In-Depth TutorialHow To Create An Audio/Video Recording App With React Native: An …

Lightroom tips: Essential portrait edits

<b>Lightroom has a range of simple but powerful editing tools to transform your portraits. James Paterson reveals the most useful ones</b><p>1. Boost with …

9 Essential UI Design Trends You Should Stick to in 2018

The phrase “it’s never too late” doesn’t relate to making a good first impression. You are at risk to lose users if they don’t like the app’s UI at …

UI Design

Lutify.me Cross-Platform LUTs Are Now Even Better in Lightroom and Camera Raw

A little while ago I showed you a fantastic LUTs pack, called Lutify.me, compatible with most photo and video editing including Capture One, …

Have you noticed these web design trends in 2018?

As a space of ideas, fresh design and inspiration, the internet is a space which is constantly changing and evolving. As designers add new elements …

C# language best practices

Introduction<p>Some people use underscore with private variables and some peoples use camel case with private variables. Another issue he knows that why …