Thomas Joseph Lunt

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The three levels of self-awareness you need to hit before you know yourself

Self-awareness is like great sex: everyone thinks they have a ton of it, but in reality no one knows what the fuck they’re doing.<p>The fact is that the majority of our thoughts and actions are on autopilot. This isn’t necessarily a bad thing either. Our habits, routines, impulses, and reactions carry …

How to Easily Use RGB Curves to Tone Your Photos

RGB Curves can be an intimidating photo editing tool that’s difficult to wrap your mind around, but they’re powerful and worth learning. Photographer …

Tutorials

NME UNCUT sold as part of $2.8 billion deal backed by Koch brothers

Music magazine <b>New Musical Express (NME)</b> is no stranger to new owners. The British brand founded in 1952 was sold to IPC (International Publishing …

Koch Brothers

The Most Underrated Yet Powerful Tool Photoshop Has Hidden Away

For some reason, Photoshop has decided to bury one of its most powerful tools in a place few photographers would ever look. Here's how to find and …

10 Advanced Logic Pro X Tips for Dummies

Starting out in Music Production can be expensive after you’ve <i>chosen your weapons</i>, You’ll most likely be eager to start learning skills that can help …

Music Production

How to Master Photoshop’s Pen Tool in Just 30 Minutes

Mastery of the pen tool enables complex vector shapes and selections that can be used for masking or extracting elements from an image. There is a …

Tutorials

How to Remove Color Casts in Photos Using Curves in Photoshop

The curves tool is a powerful one in both Photoshop and Lightroom, with the ability to change both the tones and colors in an image. This 7-minute …

Demystifying the Camera Calibration Panel in Lightroom

The Camera Calibration Panel in Lightroom is often left untouched, owing to its position in the panel stack and uncertainty over its functions. This …

Over 200 Free-To-Download Design Masterpieces From The ‘Golden Age Of Posters’

Composite image by DesignTAXI. Left image by Ferdinand Andri (1906) via MCAD Library, right image by Berthold Löffler (1908) via MCAD Library<p><b>The late</b> …

Posters

How To Use Logic Pro X’s Velocity Processor MIDI FX

The Velocity Processor is an ultra useful MIDI FX that a lot of Logic Pro X users probably pass by. But, understanding and using the different modes …

Mick Jagger & The Red Devils - The Blues Sessions (June 1992)

Mick Jagger

Antique-Looking Leather Journals Hand-Crafted With Historical Flair

Bookbinding—an art form that stretches back thousands of years—creates stunning work to contain the written word. Whether it be the precious phrases of classic authors or our most intimate thoughts, putting pen to paper has never been more beautiful thanks to the work of bookbinders aLexLibris. …

Quick Tip: A Cleaner Way to Sharpen Your Photos in Photoshop

When you sharpen a photograph, what you’re doing is adding contrast to the edges in an image, but unfortunately, that often leads to black and white …

Tutorials

1st Demo of Futuristic Genesis 1 Synthesizer Based on Ableton Live

Watch First Sound Demo of Futuristic Genesis 1 Hardware Synthesizer Based on Ableton Live<p>Our teaser video for the Genesis 1 hardware synth that …

7 mental tricks to stop worrying about what other people think

In fact, scientists in one study found that the reward center in people's brains was active when they were told that someone approved their taste in music.<p>It's only a problem when you're <i>consumed</i> by worries about your reputation — when every decision about what to wear, who to hang out with, and …

How to create a solid bass guitar sound with compression, EQ and distortion

<b>There are a huge range of sounds you can coax out of a bass guitar, from the dull, super-fat sounds of dub reggae, to the bright, distorted and</b> …

Dye Sublimation Printing and the Future of Fine Art Image-Making

Since its inception in 2005, Ken Allen Studios in Brooklyn has been a pioneer in the field of digital printing, carrying its founder’s decades of …

My middle-age dread

Fortysomething blues? In this extract from her new book, Miranda Sawyer reflects on the existential puzzle of midlife<p>These are the facts. I am in my 40s. I have a job. I am married. We have children and a flat with no garden, and a mortgage and a fridge-freezer and a navy blue estate car. None of …

Middle Age

New Horizons' Extreme Close-Up of Pluto’s Surface (no audio)

Solar System

Massive Online Courseware Library

Nonlinear Educating is an adaptive technology company dedicated to improving the way the world learns. The combination of our powerful and modular …

Brilliant 'Central Station' Is Rich With Detail And Mystery

The best opening sentence in the history of modern science fiction belongs to William Gibson. And with his new novel, <i>Central Station</i>, Lavie Tidhar now holds the title for best opening paragraph:<p>The smell of rain caught them unprepared. It was spring, there was that smell of jasmine and it mixed …

How to say Yes! to sex (and not just 'OK, only if you shut up about it') | Jacqueline Hellyer

In most relationships, there’s a higher-desire partner and a lower-desire partner – how do you go about meeting in the middle?<p>I had a good chat recently with a woman who loves sex, and she said that she never refuses her husband, that she always comes from a place of “Yes!”.<p>Apparently her mother …

5 Major Jazz Guitar Licks

In this lesson you’ll learn 5 finger-friendly jazz guitar licks in the key of Eb major. By practicing these licks you’ll get 2 important patterns …

Why are these 32 symbols found in ancient caves all over Europe?

Written language, the hallmark of human civilization, didn't just suddenly appear one day. Thousands of years before the first fully developed …

Anthropology

Get to Know Socrates, Camus, Kierkegaard & Other Great Philosophers with the BBC’s Intelligent Radio Show, In Our Time

When writer, politician, and BBC radio and television personality Melvyn Bragg began his long-running radio program <i>In Our Time</i>, which brings …

We're learning more about the CIA 'cover-up' surrounding JFK's assassination

Just after noon on November 22, 1963, the US lost its 35th president to a bullet in Dallas.<p>The assassination of President John F. Kennedy spurred numerous conspiracy theories, many of which doubted whether sniper Lee Harvey Oswald acted alone and asserting that the CIA was involved.<p>And now, a …

Biography: Fashion photographer Willy Maywald

Willy Maywald was born in Kleve in the Lower Rhine region in 1907, he attended the schools of applied arts in Krefeld, Cologne, and Berlin which …

Fashion Photography

Kim Kardashian's Butt & the Met's Response | I Love Photography | Ep. 39 | Nov 14, 2014

We’re informally christening this episode as our body issue because we’re talking about butts, boobs, retouching and photography. But wait, there’s …