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3 things you must know about using your DSLR camera

Walk down the Magnificent Mile in Chicago, through any major intersection in Manhattan, or past a million other tourist hotspots and you'll probably see dozens of DSLR photographers snapping away.<p>It's easy to understand why people buy DSLRs. Pros use them. They're bigger and more expensive than …

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The One Poisonous Thing That Really Prevents Success

It's easy to get caught up in thinking that you have a million things to do before you can even start. This is wrong. Flat out wrong. Dead wrong.<p><i>What are some things that hold people back from being successful? originally appeared on Quora - the knowledge sharing network where compelling questions</i> …

People Who Achieve Their Goals Do These 5 Things

Understanding the psychology behind setting and meeting goals will help you focus on what matters and improve productivity.<p><i>By Jane Porter, writer for Help Scout</i><p>When Angela Duckworth was 27, she left her high-pressure management-consulting job for an even tougher gig: teaching seventh grade math at …

The Missing Ingredient To Achieving Your Goals

Why do 92% of people fail to achieve their new year’s resolutions and how you can make sure you are part of the 8% who <i>do</i> achieve their 2016 goals?<p>The answers: 92% of people quit, and you have to not quit.<p>Now before you say “duh” and click away in anger, hang with me for a few more minutes. Because …

Typhoon Haiyan: 10 deadliest typhoons in Philippines

Super Tyhpoon Haiyan is one of the strongest typhoons ever recorded, although the number of casualties is comparatively minor. Here is a look at the 10 deadliest typhoons in the Philippines<p><b>Super Typhoon Haiyan smashes in to Philippines</b><p>Super Typhoon Haiyan smashed into the Philippines on Friday, the …

Super Typhoon Yolanda / Haiyan Hits Tacloban Philippines Raw Footage

In pictures: Super Typhoon Haiyan brings devastation to the Philippines - Telegraph

Typhoon Haiyan in Pictures

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Struggle for survival in Tacloban, Philippine city flattened by Haiyan

The scenes in Tacloban are of absolute devastation. The vast majority of the thousands killed by Typhoon Haiyan died in the coastal city on the Philippine island of Leyte.<p>Barely a building remains standing in some areas. Local people describe a giant wave hitting the city of 200,000 people, …

Typhoon Haiyan survivor: 'I thought it was the end of the world'

The coastal city of Tacloban bore much of the brunt of Typhoon Haiyan, which devastated huge swathes of the Philippines, and residents are only now beginning to count the cost<p>The tears streamed down Catherine Balila's face as she surveyed the devastated ruins that were once her home.<p>"I thought it …

‘The place is gone’: vice-mayor of Philippine city devastated by Typhoon Haiyan

Jerry Yaokasin slowly scrolls through the photos on his digital camera. There are vast fields of rubble that were once residential areas. Transport trucks pitched at odd angles in the air, sticking out of the ditch. A line of bodies wrapped in tarp. A single unwrapped body, visibly bloated.<p>But for …

Philippines aid isn’t getting where it needs to go

Supplies are pouring in from around the world, but reaching those in need is a challenge<p>Todd Pittman • Jim Gomez<p>November 12, 2013 1:32pm (UTC)<p>TACLOBAN, Philippines (AP) — The day after Typhoon Haiyan struck the eastern Philippine coast, a team of 15 doctors and logistics experts was ready to fly …

2 Americans Dead in Philippines

Before And After Photos Show Exactly Why The Philippines Needs Your Help After Haiyan

Aid continues to trickle into the Philippines as the island nation reels in the devastation of Typhoon Haiyan. Officials said Tuesday more than 1,700 people were confirmed dead, though that number is expected to rise.<p>As the dispersal of aid moves slowly, many of the worst hit communities have not …

Typhoon Haiyan's impact revealed in before-and-after satellite images

Several hours before Typhoon Haiyan made landfall in the Philippines on Nov. 7, DigitalGlobe activated FirstLook, an online service that provides satellite imagery of large scale disasters. Their satellites collected more than 7,300 square miles of imagery in the areas hardest hit by the typhoon — …