Learning Photography Composition

Selecting a viewpoint to photograph can be likened to opinion-selecting. Differing opinions are available for most subjects in the world today. There arent right or wrong opinions, just different ones. The same is true about taking a picture. There arent any right or wrong viewpoints, just many different ones. If you understand composition, you can take numerous shots of just one image. Looking at a landscape or a building or a model from different angles opens the door for variety and contrast in your pictures. This means you need to walk all around the focal point to see whats available. You will want to check the use of different lenses or zoom levels, and different heights. Again, this is true …

For You: A Room With All The Trimmings

Just as a necktie establishes the style of a man’s suit, trimwork often makes the most definitive statement about the style of a home. Simply put, very often the trim in a room speaks volumes. Very often those trimmings are constructed from medium-density fiberboard (MDF) because architects are finding this material has the inherent ability to outperform lumber in every important aspect. MDF, as its name implies, is made from wood and agricultural fibers. This means it has a much denser makeup and smoother surface. Another advantage MDF has over lumber is that it offers larger maximum piece dimensions. This means that lengths of up to 16 feet are available with full thickness. There are no knots or splits to …

Turning Bathrooms Into In-Home Spas

It may be the busiest room in the house, but for many people, it’s also the most relaxing. Designers say the latest trend in homes is to create luxurious living spaces out of bathrooms-and a new study indicates that homeowners may be on to something. On behalf of German bathtub manufacturer Kaldewei, the Rheingold Institute of Cologne, Germany, found that bathing brought about psychological changes, and concluded that a relaxing bath in the evening was calming and helped people “wind down.” So how do you transform your bathroom into an at-home spa? One way is through aromatherapy. Try these recipes for a luxurious bath: Fortune and Harmony Add 4 tablespoons each of honey and cream to warm bath water with …

Have You Thought About Selling Fashion

EBay has been referred to as the fashion capital of the internet, and with good reason. According to one ratings website, EBay’s Clothing, Shoes & Accessories category is the #1 website for fashion. The site attracts well over one million buyers a month who are specifically looking for fashion-related items; these same buyers spent $2.4 billion last year alone on items from the CS&A category. EBay is often the first port of call for buyers looking for unique, rare or limited edition fashion items that no one else has. So if you’re thinking of expanding your business into another area, the fashion category of eBay is definitely worth considering. Not to mention the fact that hunting out and selling unique …