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8 Tips to Improve Your Firework Photos

Here’s a short and sweet 1-minute video by photographer Serge Ramelli containing some great tips for photographing fireworks.<p>Useful for the upcoming …

Landscape Photography

How to Create a Simple DIY Smoke Effect for Product Shots

This short DIY tutorial by Caleb Pike over at DSLR Video Shooter shows you how to create a great smoke effect for your product shots or B-roll …

Tutorials

Podo Stick-on Camera

Podo is a Bluetooth camera that works with iOS and Android devices. It has micro-suction pads at the back that let it cling to a variety of surfaces. …

A Super Simple Way to Make Landscape Photos POP Using Lightroom

It seems like virtually all outdoor or landscape photographs suffer from the same illness when they come out of the camera. The symptoms are: An …

Wedding Suits For Men - What To Wear To The Big Day

Whether you’re off to wedding in a glorious French chateau, an little English chapel or a summery garden ‘do, here’s a basic guide to all kinds of …

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Life in The Cat Lane

"They say humans start to look like their pets," writes @operation_sumo. #DOIkids #dogsofinstagram #dogs #dog

Loaders (WIP)

About External Resources<p>You can apply a script from anywhere on the web to your Pen. Just put a URL to it here and we'll add it, in the order you …

CSS

Trick Photography and Special Effects Ebook and Video Course | Photography Ebooks

1<p>An eBook Like No Other!<p>It comes with <i>295 pages of instruction</i>, <i>9 hours of how-to video tutorials</i>, and contains over <i>300 creative photographs</i> created by …

The Path to Better Photography

Ed Verosky is a professional photographer and author based in New York. In this article, Ed presents his recommended path to learning photography. If …

Sites of the Week: Design Cuts, Ideas in Motion, Fitto and more

Today we're featuring a lot of apps and services such as Fitto, Get Feedback and Maildropr. Algo take a special look on the nice portfolios and …

Using Off-Camera Flash with Mirrorless Cameras

If you’re looking for a great off-camera flash tutorial, look no further. Whether you use a mirrorless camera or not, photographer Joe Brady will …

Cameras

Dramatic Shadows in Photoshop CC

It has been quite a long time I've been thinking about creating a design with those very realistic shadows. This weekend I decided to give it a try. …

Content Strategy for the Web

The book suggestion of this week is about content and the strategy behind crafting the right content for your site or application. The book is …

How To Fix The Web: Obscure Back-End Techniques And Terminal Secrets

35 min read<p>Share on Twitter or LinkedIn<p>Smashing Newsletter<p>Upgrade your inbox and get our editors’ picks twice a month.<p>With useful tips for web devs. …

Introduction to Puppet Warp in Photoshop

By Frank Wang One of the most powerful retouching tools in Photoshop is a relatively new feature called Puppet Warp. Introduced in Photoshop CS5, it …

Photoshop

How to Make Your Own Light Panel for Portrait Photography

Let’s face it, lighting equipment can be pretty expensive once you add up all the power supplies, light stands, light modifiers, power packs, slaves …

Media Queries Are Not The Answer: Element Query Polyfill

7 min read<p>Share on Twitter or LinkedIn<p>Smashing Newsletter<p>Upgrade your inbox and get our editors’ picks twice a month.<p>With useful tips for web devs. …

My (Simple) Workflow To Design And Develop A Portfolio Website

Smashing Newsletter<p>Upgrade your inbox and get our editors’ picks twice a month.<p>With useful tips for web devs. Sent 2× a month.<br>You can unsubscribe any …

Building An App In 45 Minutes With Meteor

17 min read<p>Share on Twitter or LinkedIn<p>Smashing Newsletter<p>Upgrade your inbox and get our editors’ picks twice a month.<p>With useful tips for web devs. …

60 Beautiful Examples of Websites With Full-Blown Video Backgrounds

Large background images have already become an integral part of any Web design yet they’re often perceived as trivial things. In spite of this, the …