Rod Thornton

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Cheat Sheet: Masters of Photography

We’ve all heard name-droppers at photo exhibitions, galleries, and other places.<p>I’m going to give you a cheat-sheet of all the masters of photography …

Street Photography

Getting the most from Nikon Picture Control Settings

The Nikon picture control system enables you to easily control the look of your images in your D-SLR.<p>It is a powerful setting, and once you see how …

Tutorials

Using a Tripod

<b>Tripods were absolutely essential in the early days of photography, when exposures were made on glass plates with sensitivity as low as just ISO 1-3.</b> …

Landscape Photography

Essential guide to woodland photography

<b>A seemingly ordinary woodland can be transformed into a magical place, as Russ Barnes discovers there is a well-trodden path for many landscape</b> …

Landscape Photography

How To Create And Set Any Song As Custom iPhone Ringtone

Here’s how to create and set any song file as custom iPhone ringtone using iTunes in a few simple steps. More details on how to do so can be found …

Happy face or angry face? A dog can tell the difference, study finds

Word to the wise: Don't play poker with your dog. He can read your face like a book. A new study shows that man's best friend is remarkably good at discerning happy expressions from angry ones – even when he's only looking at half of a person's face.<p>The authors say the findings, published in the …

Home networking explained, part 9: Access your home computer remotely

CNET editor Dong Ngo points you in the general direction of how to access your home network remotely using a Dynamic DNS service.<p><b>Editors' note:</b><i>This post is part of an ongoing series. For the other parts, check out the related stories.</i><p>If you've been following this series, you'll know that I …

Pallet Coffee Table With Lifting Top and Landing Gear

Introduction: Pallet Coffee Table With Lifting Top and Landing Gear<p>First Prize in the<br>First Time Author Challenge<p>View Contest<p>Fourth Prize in the<br>Wood …

Gigabyte P35W V2 Laptop Review #5: Smart Updates

Gear & Gadgets

27 Jaw Dropping Works Of Street Art So Big They Will Never Fit In A Gallery

Sydney-based artist Fintan Magee is redefining street art.

Mother Takes Adorable Portraits of Her 10-Month-Old Baby and Their Rescue Dog

Not since Tokyo-based mother Aya Sakai's photos of her son and their French Bulldog, have I seen such a cute pairing like this! Meet Zoey and Jasper. Lifestyle photographer Grace Chon recently turned the camera on her 10-month-old Chinese-Korean baby Jasper and their 7-year-old rescue dog Zoey, …

Making a Log Planter for Flowers

<i>Disclaimer: Post contains sponsored links. #LetsGarden #Monrovia</i><p>You know it’s summer when flowers and gardening take over the blog. Like this post,</i> …