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How to Tell if a Photo Has Been Doctored

Nearly every photo online has been edited in some way, whether through cropping, filtering, compressing, color-correcting, or other generally …

About 57 million Americans have no emergency savings

For many Americans, a single unplanned expense could set them in a tailspin. Worse yet, those who will likely need a rainy-day fund the most are also …

Retirement

This Simple Tweak Is One Of The Best Ways To Protect Your Windows Computer

A lot of Windows users take an additive approach when it comes to security. Think you need to increase your protection? Install another piece of software. There are some great apps out there, like RansomFree, but you can actually make your Windows PC a lot more secure simply by changing one little …

Windows 10

What Is The Universe's Third Most Common Element?

In the earliest stages of the Universe, it was too hot to form neutral atoms or even atomic nuclei, as they’d immediately be blasted apart by a collision. By time the Universe had expanded and cooled enough that we could form stable nuclei, things were sparse enough that we wound up with 75% …

Universe

How Color Filters Affect B&W Photos

If you’re new to film photography, chances are that you’ll get into shooting black and white sooner or later because you have been inspired by the …

70 Street Photography Tips For Beginners

Dear friend,<p>If you’re reading this, you are probably either an aspiring street photographer, or a street photographer with some miles under your belt …

3 Top Dividend Stocks for 2018 | Investopedia

As an asset class, dividend stocks typically outperform their non-dividend counterparts. And with dividend reinvestment plans, or DRIPs, the …

Investing

Better Buy: Vanguard High Dividend Yield ETF vs. SPDR S&P Dividend ETF

Exchange-traded funds (ETFs) are a wonderful investment option for many investors -- but only if you truly understand what you're buying. And if you're looking for an ETF that pays a high dividend yield, you can't simply pick one with the word "dividend" in its name. <b>Vanguard High Dividend Yield ETF</b> …

Investing

How to Photograph the Moon

The moon is 238,900 miles from earth.In the vast majority of moon photos taken by amateurs, the moon looks like it’s that far away!There’s plenty of …

Landscape Photography

New At Photography? Check Out This Helpful Visualization

DSLR cameras are fantastic for taking stunning photographs, but if you don’t understand how to use them, it’s an expensive purchase. There are so …

PHOTOS: A Drone's View Of The World

At Goats and Soda we're always watching the developing world.<p>A group of international photographers is doing the same thing — but from a drone's perspective.<p>We mined the website dronestagram (think Instagram for drone pics) for the most riveting drone photos of the developing world from the past …

Drones

Best Dividend Stocks for 2017

With dividend stocks historically outperforming non-dividend payers, adding some high-quality dividend stocks to your portfolio is a great way to set up for what could be a volatile year ahead. By high-quality stocks, we don't mean just high dividend yields, as it's even more important that the …

Investing

How to Use Your Smartphone as a Graduated Neutral Density Filter

How many times have you rued the fact that you chose frugality over sensibility when packing your camera bag? You’re in front of a lovely sunset by …

The 7 Best REITs to Buy for High Yield and Growth

Real estate investment trusts (REITs) really took a beating in the second half of last year. From the late summer peak through the post-election …

Investing

Learn Eight Field Photography Tricks In 90 Seconds

If you’re looking to boost your field photography skills, these eight clever tricks can be done with common items almost everyone has.<p>In this video, …

Photography

Here's the Real Cause of the Commodities Crash -- and It's Not China

I regularly read Niels Jensen’s monthly letter, and this month’s edition is exceptional.<p>Longtime readers will know that he has been featured in my free newsletter, <i>Outside the Box</i>, several times over the years. Today, Niels challenges the widespread belief that the steep drop in commodity prices is …

Commodities

Beach Crowds Are Beautiful From 5,000 Feet In The Air

Going to the beach this Labor Day weekend? You could become part of a work of art.<p>This Labor Day Weekend, thousands of Americans will begin one final migration to the local beach, in what will doubtless be their last chance to enjoy some sun and surf before a gray half-year of winter sets in.<p>On …

Miami Beach - Antoine ROSE | Photographer

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