BOUGHT YOUR FIRST DSLR? 6 TIPS FOR LEARNING HOW TO USE YOUR NEW CAMERA A Post By: James Maher After a lot of thought and research, you finally pull the trigger. You bring home your first digital camera, pull the sleek marvel of engineering out of the box, and stare at it excitedly. Then you look at all the buttons and controls, and the excitement … Continue reading Bought Your First DSLR? 6 Tips for Learning How to Use Your New Camera
WRITING TIPS – SELF-EDITING: WHAT ARE YOUR OPTIONS? By Katie McCoach. You’ve finished the first draft of your novel, now it’s time for revisions. We know that you’ll need a professional editor soon, but before that, what can you do on your own… View Original Post: Self-editing: What are your options? Continue reading Self-editing: What are your options?
AN EASY GUIDE TO HOMEOPATHIC MEDICINE What is homeopathic medicine? Homeopathy is a medical philosophy and practice based on the idea that the body has the ability to heal itself. Homeopathy was founded in the late 1700’s in… View Original Post: An Easy Guide To Homeopathic Medicine Continue reading An Easy Guide To Homeopathic Medicine
HOW TO MAKE EASY PERFECTLY COOKED HARD-BOILED EGGS! With these simple steps, you can make perfect hard-cooked eggs every time. Our family eats a lot of egg salad since we love it and it’s a great quick way to get some good quality protein. This means I cook a lot of hard-boiled eggs. Occasionally, for holidays, we make deviled eggs and with these instructions, you don’t have to worry … Continue reading Making the Perfect Hard-Boiled Egg
HOW TO BE A SUCCESSFUL WRITER By Michael Cristiano. So, you wanna be a writer, huh? Well, it takes a lot more than just saying so. In fact, one of the most annoying things you can say to a writer is, “I wanna write a novel too, but… View Original Post: How to Be a Successful Writer Continue reading How to Be a Successful Writer
MEDITATION AND HAPPINESS Meditation is an incredibly powerful tool for processing emotions, alleviating stress and also for boosting happiness. The latter of these concepts may not be one that you have connected to meditat… View Original Post: Meditation and Happiness Continue reading Meditation and Happiness
HOW TO LEARN YOUR CAMERA’S LIGHT METER AND MASTER MANUAL MODE! A Post By: Simon Ringsmuth Most cameras have a few different shooting modes such as Automatic, Aperture Priority (A or Av), Shutter Priority (S or Tv), and Program. It’s not uncommon for people to take a majority of their photos in Automatic mode since it generally does a good job of getting decent results, though … Continue reading How to Learn Your Camera’s Light Meter and Master Manual Mode
13 HEALTHY REASONS TO START EATING MORE CABBAGE On St. Patrick’s day, boiled cabbage often accompanies corned beef on many dinner tables. And while some may wrinkle their noses at the thought (or smell) of this cruciferous vegetable, it turns… View Original Post: 13 Healthy Reasons To Start Eating More Cabbage Continue reading 13 Healthy Reasons To Start Eating More Cabbage
MY SPECIAL COLLECTION OF FUN FOOD PHOTOGRAPHY PROPS! One of my favorite activities related to food photography is hunting for and collecting each special piece used as a prop in styling my food photos. Each treasure has been selected for a specific purpose and is very precious to me, as well as valuable for my propping needs. I don’t normally cling to my possessions, but I just love … Continue reading Fun Food Photography Props
LIMOSTUDIO AFFORDABLE ARTIFICIAL LIGHTING FOR MY FOOD PHOTOGRAPHY! Living in the Pacific Northwest makes it difficult to get enough natural light for successful food photography on a consistent basis. Finally, this winter I decided it was time to get some help and spent several weeks studying my options for artificial lighting. I was so happy to discover this very affordable lighting kit and wanted to share my find … Continue reading TIP: Affordable Artificial Lighting for Food Photography
SHOULD YOU WRITE A FANCY OUTLINE FOR YOUR NOVEL? By Jean M. Cogdell. Maybe – Maybe not. It’s your book, you make the rules. Different strokes for different folks. Me, I’m trying to be more organized in my writing this year. Only time will te… View Original Post: Should You Write a Fancy Outline for Your Novel? Continue reading Should You Write a Fancy Outline for Your Novel?
20 WAYS TO GET YOURSELF OUT THERE AS A WRITER By Kelly D. Smith 1. Get out there! Meet people, and don’t be scared to say you are a writer. 2. Blog – now, is blogging really worth it? I’m not sure, I’m actually going to be talking about … View Original Post: 20 Ways to Get Yourself Out There as a Writer Continue reading 20 Ways to Get Yourself Out There as a Writer
Posted by Cooking without Limits. I have been asked about online courses or books about photography or food photography many times. Learning about photography is a long process and takes time and practice, patience and love for this… View Original Post: Learning Food Photography Continue reading Learning Food Photography
DIY: A HEAL-ANYTHING, INDOOR HERBAL TEA GARDEN! Written by: Kristen Duever. What could be better than curling up with a nice hot cup of herbal tea when the weather turns brisk? I’ll tell you what – curling up with a nice hot cup of tea that you cultivated… View Original Post: DIY: A Heal-Anything, Indoor Herbal Tea Garden Continue reading DIY: A Heal-Anything, Indoor Herbal Tea Garden
FOOD RETOUCHING IN PHOTOSHOP – BEFORE AND AFTER By Cooking without Limits. Sometimes you have an amazing recipe but you can’t take a photo because doesn’t look great. There is a way to fix some accidents or make your food look better in Photoshop. This dessert… View Original Post: Food Retouching in Photoshop Continue reading Food Retouching in Photoshop