Tristan Findley

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Motorcycle.com's Top 10 Beginner Bikes of 2018 – Video

It’s a question we get all the time at Motorcycle.com: What should I get as a first bike? Well, there isn’t just one answer to this question, as …

Motorcycles

Quick DIY Raspberry Pi Weather Station

If you are interested in creating your very own connected Raspberry Pi weather station, you may be interested in a new tutorial which has been …

Raspberry Pi

How to Pose Someone Who’s Never Modeled

Working with professional models, those who know exactly what moves to make and how to position their bodies, can be a rewarding experience. However, …

Photography

Raspberry Pi Plex Server

If you have a backup of your digital media, it’s nice to have a convenient way to play it back. Running a dedicated media server is the usual way to do this, but a computer that’s up all the time can be pretty expensive in terms of electrical usage. Fortunately the Raspberry Pi 3 is powerful enough …

Raspberry Pi

11 Common Steak Mistakes (And How To Fix Them)

Finally get that perfect sear.

BBQ

How to Properly Wrap Cables to Make Them Last Longer and Easier to Use

As a photographer or videographer, you probably have a few (dozen) cables laying around. Believe it or not, there is a proper technique to wrapping …

How to build something "useful" with a Raspberry Pi

In honor of Pi Day, Chaim Gartenberg and I cooked up a tiny little Raspberry Pi project for yesterday’s episode of <i>Circuit Breaker Live</i>.<p>We started with a simple concept: a button that says “Why?” when you press it, in honor of our favorite podcast. So we knew we’d need a button, some sound files, a …

Crankshaft turns a Raspberry Pi 3 and a touchscreen into an Android Auto head unit

Android Auto-compatible head units aren't too difficult to find these days, but they cost a pretty penny and usually won't fit properly in older …

Take Better Photos of the Stars With These Quick Tips

If you ask me, the night sky is one of the most beautiful subjects you can photograph.<p>The problem is conveying that beauty in the photos you take - …

How picking the wrong car hire firm can cost you hundreds

Holidaymakers who do not shop around before booking their car hire could find themselves paying hundreds of pounds more than they need, new data shows.<p>A family heading to Crete in Greece this summer between July 27 and August 4 could pay more than £200 more by picking certain firms.<p>The research …

Crete

The Best Settings for Night Photography

Night photography is a fascinating genre of landscape photography. You’re standing outside in total darkness but the camera display shows something …

The 50 greatest wildlife holidays on Earth

From giant flat-screen televisions to 3D 12-channel surround sound IMAX, the technology now exists to bring the wonders of the natural world to our living rooms and cinema screens in ever more realistic ways. Hence the appeal of Blue Planet II, the most-watched television series in Britain last …

A psychotherapist shares the 7 things successful people do every night

How you spend your night can have a huge impact on the day that follows.<p>Do you spend your time ruminating over issues? Or maybe you stress over something that didn't quite go right during the day. There's no doubt: How you think affects how you feel.<p>This is particularly important at night, as you …

Success

How to overpower the daylight with flash to shoot flowers and macro

Overpowering the sun with flash is typically something we typically associate with photographing people. But it’s a principle that scales down …

Flowers

The world's most charming ski resorts

Attractive buildings clustered around a church, views of pristine peaks from pretty streets, a little history – here’s our pick of ski villages that best fulfil the chocolate-box dream.<p>Unless stated otherwise prices are per person for seven nights in the cheapest available week. Prices include …

Skiing

Three mistakes all beginner portrait photographers make, and how to fix them

We all make mistakes in the process of learning. But some mistakes are more common than the others, and there’s probably no photographer who hasn’t …

Landscape Photography

7 Ways to Enhance Eyes in Photoshop

Here’s an in-depth 28-minute tutorial from the Photoshop Training Channel that will show you how to enhance and create amazing eyes in portrait …

How to cheat your way to skiing like a pro

You know the feeling. You’ve been looking forward to your ski holiday all year, you get to the resort, the snow’s perfect, the sky is blue. And then you just can’t do it. In your head and your heart you’re carving perfect tracks on piste, or skimming through powder, but in reality your legs are …

Skiing

Do you have a side hustle? Here's how to make thousands in your spare time

The idea of a job for life was consigned to the dustbin of social history years ago.<p>Its replacement, job “hopping”, is firmly ingrained, and switching employers every few years is now the norm for many workers.<p>But even this new style of working is becoming outdated, it seems. The next stage in the …

Finance

Video: Kawasaki's supercharged SX appeal

Despite what its name might suggest, the H2 SX is neither a supercharged H2 with added panniers and screen nor the best-selling Z1000SX with the H2’s …

Motorcycles

How to Avoid Double Chins in Portrait Photography

The dreaded double chin. As a portrait photographer, it’s your duty to make your models look great in their portraits. Here are five surefire ways to …

Photography

Color Grading Video in Photoshop in 14 Minutes

Have you ever color graded your videos in Photoshop? Although Adobe’s video editing software or Final Cut X is mostly preferred by video editors, …

Turn your signature into your own personal watermark brush for your photos

Watermarks are a hotly debated topic. There are lots of good, and some silly, arguments both for and against them. But it’s funny how nobody ever …

Tutorials

Choose the right VR gear for you

VR to your face!<p>In 2016, three major tech players launched long-anticipated virtual reality headsets. Now that the dust has settled, it's time to assess the VR gear that's available for consumers and decide what headset is right for you. Whether you're new to VR or not, the different headset types …

Virtual Reality

Expert Advice from Bosch: How to Load a Dishwasher

<i>This content was produced as advertising by Remodelista in collaboration with Bosch Home Appliances.</i><p>The dishwasher is one of the greatest time-saving …

Home Appliances

6 apps to download before your holiday

<b>We all know that holiday prep is like a job in itself. From researching the best deal, to keeping the home secure while you're away (and all the</b> …

Suspending Light Within Photography

The images I’ve included here are from an Exhibition I’m participating in shortly called “Suspending Light within Photography” in Kuala Lumpur, …

New Camera Dials Design idea (by Edd)

The aperture ring (the physical dial on the lens) can be set to a specific value or Auto, which is independent from the ‘Auto’ functions on the …

The best MP3 players to buy in 2017

Audiophile