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Take These 5 Steps To Ensure Successful Portrait Sessions

Do you dream of becoming a paid portrait photographer? The prospect of making money doing something you truly enjoy is quite enticing, but there’s no …

Self-confidence

These are the Most Popular Cameras and Settings for Stock Photography

<i>Here’s an infographic that peers into the preference of stock photographers… at least, for one stock photography site.</i><p>Ever been curious about getting …

Photography

Connection between stress and autoimmune disease affirmed by massive 30-year study

A massive study spanning 30 years of data and examining a cohort of over one million people has found a strong association between persons suffering …

Autoimmune Diseases

A 3,000-year-old glass head deepens one of the Bible’s oldest mysteries

Buried under a pair of hills at Israel's northern border, at the nexus of three ancient kingdoms, is one of the last large biblical sites yet to be uncovered. So said an international team of archaeologists after they started to dig up the ruins of Abel Beth Maacah five years ago.<p>The lost town is …

Archaeology

Stricter state alcohol access rules can save 800 DUI deaths a year, study says

<b>(CNN) —</b> More than a million people were arrested in 2016 for driving under the influence, according to the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. That sounds huge, yet it's only 1% of the more than 110 million people who report that they have driven while intoxicated each year.<p>By 2004, all …

Public Health

Master Your Wide-Angle Lens Photography

One of the best things about a wide-angle lens is that it allows you to get gorgeous, sweeping views of a landscape.<p>With other lenses, it's difficult …

How to use Excel's Data Model to turn related data into meaningful information

Excel's Data Model feature allows you to build relationships between data sets for easier reporting. Here's how to use it to make data analysis …

Databases

One Click to Better Black and Whites

Black and white conversion can be a complicated ordeal, and you can find yourself down a deep rabbit hole of theory if you're not careful. There are …

10 Skill-Building Courses That Are On Sale for $10 or Less

Learn something new for a fraction of the price.<p>Learning a new skill doesn’t have to cost you a ton of time and money. Of course, the path to …

Google Analytics

20 Awesome Life Hacks That Will Simplify Your Life

We at <b>Bright Side</b> have been busy looking for the best tips and tricks to simplify and improve your everyday life. Here’s an awesome list of 20 life …

Uberall scores $25M Series B for its location marketing platform

Uberall, the Berlin-headquartered startup that has developed a cloud-based platform to let small and large businesses get listed and market themselves across multiple location-based services, has picked up $25 million in Series B funding.<p>Leading the round is HPE Growth Capital, who join existing …

San Francisco

27+ Fine Examples Of Creative Photography That Will Inspire You

Thank you to all the photographers that shared their photo you are most proud of in the Monthly Pro Vol 37 Photo contest with chances to win Pro …

How to Become a Better Street Photographer

I’ve been working as a professional photographer for nearly a decade, but I still get a little nervous every time I head out to take some street …

Street Photography

A Guide to Different Types of Light and Weather Conditions for Photography

When is the best time of the day to take photographs outdoors? What are the ideal weather conditions for outdoor photography? Should I take photos …

Landscape Photography

A Beginner's Guide to Why You Should Shoot in Raw

If you're new to photography, you've likely heard other photographers talking about shooting in raw and how it's a crucial step in one's workflow. …

6 open source home automation tools

<i>Editor's note: This article was originally published in March 2016 and has been updated to include additional options and information.</i> <br>read more

How to Finish Everything You Start | Heleo

“When you make a goal, it’s not just a goal—it’s a promise to yourself.”<p><b>READ ON TO DISCOVER:</b><p><i>How to keep promises you make to yourself</i>• <i><br>Why you should</i> …

Urban Legends

The Most Genius Home Hacks We Learned This Year

Let's just say, 2017 was good for our homes.<p>Improving one's home is a never-ending cycle. That's why people are constantly on the lookout for faster ways to wash dishes or smarter ways to fit more into their kitchen — and 2017 was no exception. These are the highlights of what we learned this year …

Cleaning

Falling Hard for Japanese Whisky

An excerpt from top spirits writer Dave Broom’s new book, ‘The Way of Whisky: A Journey Around Japanese Whisky.’<p>This is how my first-ever day in …

Blockchain Technology Is Creating a Sharing Economy, Even Better Than the Internet | Inc.com

Back in the 90s, consider the thought of someone telling you, "If you sit in front of this screen beside a humming box, you can access other people all over the world that are sitting in front of screens beside humming boxes."<p>(I'm talking about computers.)<p>Most people didn't believe it. In fact, …

Blockchain

Radical Wearable Smartphone Gloves : Smartphone Gloves

Samsung is seemingly taking over the smartphone throne with breakthroughs in technology unlike any before it, like the Samsung Fingers smartphone …

Thermal imaging sensor aids in characterizing critical production equipment

Fluke Corp. has expanded the capabilities of its Condition Monitoring system to include thermal monitoring with the addition of the new Fluke® 3550 …

What is a smart sensor?

“Smart” is frequently used as a prefix to mean new and improved for technology and even consumer type products. The term “smart sensor” has been used …

IoT Business Models For Monetizing Your IoT Product

The post IoT Business Models For Monetizing Your IoT Product appeared first on IoT For AllWith their ability to gather data after a product has been …

The Rule of Thirds Explained

Do you have a desire to capture better images? Have you learned the fundamental settings and are ready to take the next step? If so, it’s time to …

Landscape Photography

DIGITAL ENGAGEMENT AND THE CONNECTED CAR: How cars are transforming into digital platforms and opening an entirely new channel for service providers

Media consumption is at a saturation point. After rising for much of the last decade, total digital time spent has been nearly static since the start of 2015. As a result, it's increasingly difficult for content producers to win over minutes of consumers' time.<p>One platform, though, is poised to …

Internet of Things

Customer Experience Is Not Shaped By Customer Service

Every day, contact centers around the world receive thousands of calls from customers. These customers call in when there is an issue with a product or service and hope to get it resolved. While contact centers play an important part in the overall customer experience, they are definitely not the …

What Kodak Said About Digital Photography in 1975

In 1975, a 24-year-old engineer named Steven Sasson invented digital photography while working at Eastman Kodak by creating the world’s first digital …