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5 Good Reasons You Should Get the Latest Lightroom Upgrade

If you’re a photo-fanatic, there is a lot to keep up with. New camera models are being announced way too often, firmware updates, fancy new lenses …


How to Organize Your Photos in Lightroom

The Lightroom Catalog is a database containing all the relevant information that Lightroom needs about your photos in order to process your images …


A Hands-On First Look at the New Nikon 200-500mm f/5.6E VR

My name is Tanner Johnson, and I’m a local photographer from Bozeman, Montana, who works at the local camera store, Bozeman Camera. We recently …

Rihanna debuts NSFW video as she's crowned the most successful singles artist in US history

But Taylor Swift and Katy Perry aren't far behind<p>Rihanna is now the most successful artist in terms of single downloads and streams, according to new figures from the Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA). In a press release published this week, the RIAA announced that Rihanna has …


8 DIY Winter Hacks to Help Keep Things Toasty

There is a lot you can do to escape the cold in your home besides walking around the house in a pile of blankets with a space heater attached to your hip. Believe it or not, you can DIY your way to a warmer home with some cheap tips and tricks that won’t take you all day.<p>1. DIY Clay Space Heater: …


6 Party-Perfect Appetizers to Toast the New Year

<b>1. Cheddar & Herb Cheese Straws</b><p>These crisp and flaky cheese straws specked with fresh herbs and crushed red chili flakes make a wonderful hors d'oeuvre to go along with wine and cocktails. Though they look like bread sticks, they're actually more akin to savory pie crust or pastry. I find them …


10 New Year's Eve Snacks to Make at Home

<i>It's always more fun to DIY. Every week, we'll spare you a trip to the grocery store and show you how to make small batches of great foods at home.</i><p><i>Today: New Year'</i><i>s Eve isn’t associated with food as much as it is with Champagne, but these nine easy DIY snack recipes may convince you otherwise.</i><p>With …

Clean-Eating Recipes That Will Get You Through January

The word <i>detox</i> tends to bring to mind scary-intense juice cleanses or a gluten-dairy-meat-grain-sugar-caffeine-free diet that will make you run away …

A Happy California House With Colors Inspired by Nature

A palette of sunny yellow, juicy orange, and sky blue.<p>Inside and out, sunny yellow, juicy orange, and sky blue evoke the perfect California day. Designer Matthew Leverone uses color to reflect the perpetually perfect weather in Menlo Park.

Interior Design

Elke Vogelsang's dog portraiture