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These Are the Best Camera Settings for Landscape Photography, According to Serge Ramelli

Serge Ramelli is a professional photographer and educator we turn to again and again for great photography tips and advice. In the below video he …

Landscape Photography

These Are the Tricks Pros Use to Pose People So They Look Better in Portraits (VIDEO)

Do you hate how you look in photos? Or, as a photographer, are you often unsatisfied with how your subjects appear in your images after you snap the …

Lips

'Apocalypse Cow' is a platform game inspired by 'Wreck-It Ralph'

One of the best things about attending GDC is that, more often than not, you come across some of the best-looking independent titles. Today, that honor goes to <i>Apocalypse Cow,</i> a cinematic adventure game that draws inspiration from animated films like <i>Wreck-It Ralph</i> and genre-classics such as <i>Super</i> …

Flash Photography Face Off: Profoto vs. Godox vs. Broncolor

Just when you thought zeroing in on, and staying put with the copious amount of camera and lens options was enough to alone cause sleepless nights, …

Miracle moisturiser hailed as 'wonder cure' for children's eczema and adult psoriasis is on sale for £4

A miracle moisturiser has been hailed as a "wonder cure" for children's eczema and adult psoriasis - and it is on sale for £3.99.<p>Over the last few …

Here’s how to mimic the sunlight using only a single flash

I love it when the warm light of the setting sun fills up the room. It looks nice in photos, and it’s good to know that you can recreate it at any …

Photography

Router Table Basics - A Quick Tour of Router Table Techniques / Rockler How-to

For as little as it takes to get set up, and the short time it takes to aquire skill at using a router table, it's easy to see why this venerable …

Make the Most of Your Nikon DSLR Camera with These 7 Tips and Tricks (VIDEO)

Anyone can go out and buy a sophisticated DSLR, as long as they have the cash. But knowing how to take advantage of the capabilities a camera …

Here’s EVERYTHING You Need to Know About Color Correcting Images in Photoshop (VIDEO)

We’ve featured brief photo retouching tutorials in the past, each explaining one aspect of using Photoshop to adjust the colors of a photograph. In …

Photoshop Tips: Here’s How to Add Clouds & Enhance Colors for More Dramatic Landscape Photos (VIDEO)

One lesson all outdoor photographers learn is that there’s a big difference between a beautiful location and a great landscape photograph. That’s …

This Thor: Ragnarok Deleted Scene Is a Master Class in How to Fit an Insane Amount of Jokes Into Two Minutes

It’s easy to see why this scene was ultimately cut out of <i>Thor: Ragnarok</i>—it doesn’t really have much to add to the movie’s context, other than to cram …

This Old House launches its DIY website House One

Media executives sometimes say that their companies are <i>like</i> a startup — but in the case of <i>This Old House</i>, that’s actually kind of true, since Time Inc. sold the nearly 40-year-old brand (best known for the home improvement TV show of the same name) to Eric Thorkilsen and TZP Growth Partners less …

Lowepro’s Mirrorless Camera Shoulder Bag in blue is only $10 shipped

This offer has expired!<p>Be sure to follow us on Twitter for the latest deals and more. Sign-up for our newsletters and have our best offers delivered to your inbox daily.<p>Adorama is offering the Lowepro Scout SH 120 Mirrorless Camera Shoulder Bag in Slate Blue for <b>$9.99 shipped</b>. That’s $50 off the …

This brilliant trick can un-shrink your sweaters

This clever tip revives clothes that have spent too much time in the dryer<p>If your favourite cashmere jumper spends too long in the dryer and ends up …

An ode to this soothing YouTube channel where a woman calmly makes everything she needs

If you need to just relax and peacefully zone out while watching someone be silently capable, I have the YouTube channel for you.<p>李子柒, very roughly …

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How to Frame a Modern Pergola

If you want to increase the outdoor value of your home, a modern pergola is certainly one way to do just that. Building your own pergola might feel …

How to Use a Planer - Setup & Maintenance

Your IKEA Cabinet Is About to Get a Makeover, No DIY Required

A new line of adhesive wooden fronts are the ultimate no-DIY IKEA hack<p>The best IKEA hacks are the simplest, but most of them still require some DIY. Which can be a real turnoff for those of us who would rather stand outside in the cold, dark rain than set foot inside a craft store! Enter the new …

DIY

“This Is the BEST Way to Sharpen Photos,” Says Photoshop Expert Nathaniel Dodson (VIDEO)

Ask a bunch of photographers about the first thing they look at when opening images in Photoshop or Lightroom, and you’re likely to hear, “check the …

Beauty Portraits: Cheap Speedlights vs. Professional Lights

Cheap Speedlights vs. Pro lights. Which one of these lights do you think is going to take a better portrait? Fstoppers are going to take a beauty …

Photography

This light-up frame turns your plants into art

And helps keep them alive!<p>Houseplants are a powerful element of home decor, providing both beauty and air purification. But what if your home is a lightless dungeon incapable of supporting plant life? You’re in luck. Swedish studio Kauppi & Kauppi and manufacturer Glimakra of Sweden have created a …

Plants

10 Tips for Better Landscape Photos from Kai Wong

Here’s a 12-minute video from photography personality Kai Wong with 10 tips for how you can take better landscape photos. While you might be used to …

Landscape Photography

Select Subject is Here: Photoshop Now Has AI-Powered One-Click Selections

Adobe today announced the release of Photoshop version 19.1 for Windows and Mac. One of the big new features is the Select Subject tool teased back …

Tutorials

This May Be the Best and Easiest Photoshop Trick for Retouching Portrait Photos (VIDEO)

Portrait retouching can be a difficult and time-consuming task, especially when it comes to repairing and reconstructing a subject’s skin. But the …

Tutorials

This app tells you if your PC is vulnerable to the Spectre and Meltdown CPU flaws | Trusted Reviews

<b>The furore around the Meltdown and Spectre processors security flaws can be confusing, but the InSpectre app is here to help.</b><p>Developed by data …

How to download Android One launcher with Google Feed on your phone

Android One phones like the Xiaomi Mi A1 and Moto X4 are great for a lot of reasons, and one of the main highlights is the stock Android experience …

You can now control your Sonos speakers with Google Home through Yonomi

Sonos products are praised for a lot of good reasons, but integration with other smart home ecosystems isn't one of them. Until recently, you'd have …

This is the most versatile DIY camera rig you can make for less than $100

This is one of the coolest DIY camera rigs I’ve seen in quite a while. Created by Chad Bredahl at Krotoflik, the oRIGami camera system is made up of …

Videography

How to find everything Google Home can do

Google Home can do much more than it's given credit for. Here's a website that will show you all it's capable of.<p>One of the biggest boons for Amazon's Alexa speakers were third-party skills. Now with over 30,000 skills available, there isn't much Alexa can't do. Similarly, Google Home has its own …

Google

Ben Heck's Raspberry Pi-based portable MAME arcade

Can you drive an LCD screen directly from the general-purpose input/output pins (GPIO) on the Raspberry Pi? Find out with the team as they build a portable MAME arcade machine using the Model A+ of the Raspberry Pi. There's no HDMI in use here! Ben takes us through setting up RetroPie on the A+ and …