Smrithi Rao

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The Best Psychological Thrillers On Netflix

It’s movie night. Sometimes, you want to bawl about thwarted love over a bowl of popcorn. Other times, you want to laugh so hard you spill the …

Thrillers

Where To Watch All The Oscar-Nominated Short Films

<i>The Silent Child</i><p>Watching all of the Oscar-nominated films is a noble endeavor. It's also a lengthy one. There are 10 feature films nominated for Best …

Understanding Your Camera's Internal Light Meter and Metering Modes

Understanding the internal light meter of my camera is one of the best skills I've ever learned. It helps me to shoot in fully manual mode, so that I …

Shutter Speed

An Entire Basic Photography Course in an Infographic

We live in an era where learning things has become a lot easier, including photography. On top of courses and modules that you can enroll in, there …

Landscape Photography

How to Become the Best in the World at What You Do

It can feel impossible to move toward your dreams.<p>It can feel impossible to move toward your dreams. You know exactly what you want to do, but there are endless obstacles in your way.<p>There is so much competition -- thousands or millions of people competing to do exactly what you want to do.<p>How do …

Here’s a Free Photoshop Course in 33 Videos

Want to learn Photoshop from the very beginning? Here’s a beginner’s guide by TastyTuts will let you jump-start your post production skills. It’s a …

How Yellow affects your state of mind

<b>(CNN) —</b> Ever heard that if you looked at the color yellow for too long, you might begin to feel anxious or irritated? Or that babies are more likely to cry in yellow rooms and a colleague sporting the color would be judged deeply? Or considered a coward?<p>The rumors are out there, and have been for …

Red Cross

This New Data Will Make You Rethink How You Write Headlines

Here are 10 ways to write headlines that will melt your heart, give you goosebumps, or make you cry tears of joy.<p>Every day, people are working really hard to create quality content. But then they shoot themselves in the foot by slapping on some crappy headline onto that great content.<p>It's mind …

Infographics

7 Indian shopping websites that should be on your bookmarks tab

To save you from the inconvenience of stepping out in this heat, we have handpicked seven Indian e-commerce websites that will cater to your shopping …

30 Indian jewellery designers are headed to New York this June

Nimai is going global<p>New Yorkers, there's a slew of lust-inducing jewellery brands from India headed your way. Multi-designer label Nimai just …

You’ll want to buy everything from these cool new Indian stationery stores

We all have our own guilty pleasures when it comes to shopping. For some it maybe Louis Vuitton shoes, Céline bags or other luxe accessories. But …

Brand to Know: The Kenyan Line That Makes Only One Dress

When preparing for a trip to South Sudan last May, the American designer Sandra Zhao’s packing list was straightforward: “I wanted something I could shove in a backpack, that wouldn’t look like I’d just shoved it in a backpack.” Zhao, a New York City transplant, was living in Nairobi, where it’s …

When in India, Make Your Own Block-Printed Fabrics

One of the great thrills of visiting India is realizing how much is still made by hand and on the spot, from jewelry to rugs to furniture. But if merely watching an artisan create a made-to-order shawl isn’t enough, one company offers travelers the chance to do it themselves. India Beat, owned by …

The Technicolor World of Anna Sui

Anna Sui isn’t a fashion designer who does things by half-measures. Her trippy, psychedelia-inspired world, which fuses fashion with the music-saturated culture of the ’60s, has been unfurling on New York’s runways since her first wildly colorful show in 1991 — staged with the encouragement of her …

20 Unseen Instagram Tools To Grow Your Audience

In June of 2016 Instagram reached 500 million users. A month later, they launched Instagram stories. And now, Instagram is one of the most influential and engaged social media channels. You can easily share your daily stories with your friends, family and fans.<p>Despite the rise of Instagram adoption …

Street style: Amazon India Fashion Week F/W '16 Day 4

See who wore what to day four of fashion week<p>We're towards the end of fashion week, but day four saw some stunning shows by Bodice, Lovebirds, péro, …

Fashion Week

These real girls make raincoats cool again

The humble raincoat gets a stylish do-over just in time for the monsoon<p>These cool girls give the humble raincoat a stylish do-over just in time for …

Clothing

5 ways to wear your mesh separates

The weather is warming up which means it's time to pull out the mesh<p>Anyone can pull off mesh if they do it cleverly, so if you think mesh isn’t for …

Statement sunglasses

A pair of sunnies can pull your look together – here's how real girls wear OTT frames<p>You’re never fully ready to take on summer without the perfect …

Who says man-repelling fashion isn't fun?

ELLE's Fashion Editor gives fun trends a go. Because who dresses for boys anyway?<p>Give these fun man-repelling trends a go, says Nidhi Jacob. Who …

Fujifilm’s Film Simulation Modes and What They Are Actually Doing To Your Images

A big selling point, or at least a big marketing point, to Fujifilm’s X-Series and their cameras in general is their excellent color reproduction and …

FUJIFILM

Artist turns Indian Tinder experiences into beautiful drawings

An Indian artist has been illustrating the real-life experiences of Tinder users in the country on Instagram and Facebook. Called the …

How to Do An Upside Down Braided Bun

In the world of summer-ready, pretty-beachy, boho-romantic hair (we’re pretty sure you know what we mean) a combination of braids and buns have …

Hairstyling

FabIndia launches FABELS

The ethnic label introduces a Western wear range<p>FabIndia, the quintessential shop for ethnic Indian wear launches FABLES – their Western wear line …

India

Great Places in Bangalore to Feed Your Idea

Bangalore is a melting pot for brilliant ideas, and is one of the biggest idea hubs in the country. One of the things that makes Bangalore a great …

Content Marketing Tools - The Ultimate List for Beginners and Experts

Reader demand for businesses to provide excellent content continues to rise. Seventy five percent of content marketers are increasing their content …

20 Places You Should Be Sharing Your Content

Writing and publishing blog posts or articles on your own website isn’t good enough.<p>Your website is just one place people <i>might</i> discover your …

Now, Pay INR 5,000 if you Litter or Pee in Public

<b>Ten-second takeaway</b><p>We read this article in <i>The Hindustan Times,</i> and we were absolutely delighted. Basically, it says that since the Swacch Bharat …

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Rads Poha for Cheesy or Dried Fruit Versions of the Dish

Choose from the four variants available which include Blissful Poha {dotted with potatoes and groundnuts}, the popular Irani Poha {loaded with green …

Peas