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Here Are 11 Mistakes Beginner Photographers Often Make

When you're first starting out in photography, it can feel absolutely overwhelming trying to learn, assimilate, and execute the information and …

Photography

Experts Say This $45 Bottle of Bourbon Is the Best in the World

The panel behind the World Whiskies Awards — made up of 17 whiskey reviewers, bartenders, spirit industry professionals and former distillers — …

Spices

How to Turn Instagram Into a Second Career: One Photographer’s Story

I was pretty sure I wanted to talk with Eric Ward when I saw his iPhone pictures at various sites around the Web. I was <i>absolutely</i> sure when I read, …

17 Riddles That'll Stump You Unless You're Really, REALLY Intelligent

If you eat me, my sender will eat you. What am I?

Linguistics

This Android app just changed the desktop game: scrcpy

This week developer rom1v released an application for Mac, Windows, and Linux which makes Android appear on a desktop. The user has only to connect …

Take These 4 Steps To Successful Available Light Portraiture

A studio and complex lighting setup are by no means required ingredients for a successful portrait shoot. In fact, you don’t need either one. Well, …

32 Of The Absolute Best Products On Amazon — Because 5,000+ Reviewers Can't Be Wrong

For better or for worse, Amazon has some of the most brutally honest reviewers on the internet. If there's something to be said about an item, …

Shopping

Starting from Scratch: Becoming a Photographer in Your 30s

You’ve probably seen photographer Sean Tucker‘s work around, on <i>PetaPixel</i> if nowhere else, but did you know he didn’t start his photographic journey …

Learn how to read your histogram and nail exposure in just 2 minutes

Histograms are handy things. They either confirm that you’ve nailed your exposure or let you instantly see if you need to adjust. But, they can be …

Tutorials

How to Read People Like Sherlock Holmes: 5 Secrets Backed by Research

We’d all like to learn how to read people like Sherlock Holmes. And research shows understanding things like body language is even more powerful than …

24 Microwave Recipes For When You're Hungry But Lazy

Lazy chefs, represent.

Breakfast

11 basic Excel tricks that will change your life

Microsoft Excel is an amazing piece of software, and even regular users might not be getting as much out of it as they can. Improve your Excel efficiency and proficiency with these basic shortcuts and functions that absolutely everyone needs to know.<p>Of course you can move from cell to cell with …

Tutorials

12 luxury hotels that are worth the splurge

Many properties around the world have mastered this trifecta, attracting loyal guests who keep coming back for more. Go all out in style at any of these splurge-worthy hotels, and get ready for a retreat that makes you feel like royalty.

Travel Guides

To Stop Procrastinating, Start by Understanding the Emotions Involved

Time management goes only so far; the emotional reasons for delay must also be addressed<p>Putting off a work or school assignment in order to play videogames or water the plants might seem like nothing more serious than poor time-management.<p>But researchers say chronic procrastination is an emotional …

Time Management

78 years ago, a journalist studied 500 rich men and boiled down their success into 13 steps

At the peak of Andrew Carnegie's career, he crossed paths with an impressive journalist named Napoleon Hill, who he trusted to document — and share with the world — the strategies that turned him into one of the wealthiest and most successful businessmen of all time.<p>"It was Mr. Carnegie's idea that …

How to Get People to Like You: 7 Ways From an FBI Behavior Expert

Meeting new people can be awkward. What should you say? How can you make a good impression? How do you keep a conversation going?<p>Research shows …

Self-help

15 Words You Need to Eliminate From Your Vocabulary

Charles Scribner's Sons<p>Dover Publications, Inc.<p>Kurt Wolff Verlag, Leipzig<p>Charles Scribner's Sons<p>International Publishers<p>Cassell<p>Norton Critical Edition<p>…

The Scientific and Personal Benefits of Not Masturbating

I refrained from orgasms for three weeks, then asked a professor about all the feelings I was feeling.<p><i>This article originally appeared on VICE UK.</i><p>Chastity is not a foreign concept to me. More than once I've been in a relationship where, because I and the other person were heavily into starving …

Here’s the Secret to Loving Your Job, According to Research

People whose jobs allowed them to use their <i>signature strengths</i> — those qualities they were uniquely best at, the talents that set them apart from …

4 Places That Excite Her More Than the G-Spot

Her climax is a destination to drive toward together. So invite her to come as you explore four new routes to orgasmland<p>It wasn’t long ago that the G-spot was considered ground zero for the O. Now it’s a controversial one: Last year some researchers emphatically claimed that it doesn’t exist and …

'Ghost In The Shell Online' To Be Released First In The US

In a new video, the developer behind the upcoming Ghost in the Shell Online for PC has stated that the game will receive a US release before other regions.<p>The game is currently being developed by Neople, a wholly owned subsidiary of Nexon, and while it will have initial testing done in Korea the …

Anime

School Of Tech: First-Time PC Building Budget, Best AMD And Nvidia Graphics Card Brand?

It’s no surprise that people have a myriad of questions about building and buying PCs and their associated components. That’s why I recently opened an Ask.FM account and invited anyone to shoot their questions over for me to ponder and answer. After seeing the nature and frequency of these …

Computer Hardware

Long Exposure Photography Tips

Long exposure photography can produce stunning photos. Nighttime shots can bring out unexpected detail and create amazing light effects. Daytime long …

Landscape Photography

Three Ways to Make Your Subject Really Pop From the Background

Let’s say that you’ve got a product, portrait subject, bride and groom, or something else in your photo that you really want to make stand out from …

Men's Fashion, Style, Grooming, Fitness, Lifestyle, News & Politics

Editors' Picks<p>Put your swaggiest foot forward.<p>12 Photos2 days agoView More<p>Real Life Diet<p>Here's how to eat like a kin—er, prince.<p>By Jay Willis17 hours …

Fitness

4 Fashionable Tricks You Should Know | Men's Health

Use these four subtle strategies to look your absolute best, from your collar right down to your shoes.<p><b>Pick the Collar That Fits Your Face</b><p>Daniel Warren Johnson<p><b>If you have a wide face . . .</b><p>Wear a narrow collar, which lengthens your face, says David Hamilton, a co-owner of Hamilton Shirts.<p><b>If you have</b> …

The Best Underwear You’ve Never Heard Of

What I realized is that great underwear is awesome—and for me, well worth the money. I wrote about all of this in the story, Could This Be the World’s Greatest Underwear?<p>But soon after the story was published, I got an email from Jeff Williams, who represents another Canadian underwear brand called …

10 Mindsets That Will Radically Improve Your Performance

Success is something all career-driven individuals desire yet it eludes many people — at least at the levels desired. Why are some businesspeople …

Self-improvement

50 Universal Truths That Will Make You More Successful

I've been a journalist for the better part of two decades and during that time I've interviewed and written about thousands of people in various stages of success, from billionaires to entrepreneurs launching startups (one while fighting brain cancer).<p>All of that has led me to conclude that there …