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  • Photo & Video
    Manual Versus Autofocus Lenses for Night PhotographyRadiostars
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    Lenses are for life. Its an old cliche but it still holds true, especially in this era of digital technology. The relentless cycles of digital upgrades sees new cameras constantly released and quickly outdated. And you probably will upgrade your camera bodies in quick succession, but for lenses the choices are more complicated and it pays to think longer term. So, what lenses should you choose for night photography?Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    Create a Digital Painting of a Zombie From Scratch in Adobe PhotoshopZombie preview
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    Tricks and treats to show you how to create a creepy, ghoulish member of the undead! BRAAAAIIINNSSSS!!!!Read More…
  • Code
    Refactoring Legacy Code - Part 11: The End?Refactoring wide retina preview
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    Old code. Ugly code. Complicated code. Spagetti code. Jibberish nonsense. In two words, Legacy Code. This is a series that will help you work and deal with it. In our previous lesson we've learned a new way to understand and make code better by extracting till we drop. While that tutorial was a good way to learn the techniques, it was hardly the ideal example to understand the benefits of it. In this lesson we will extract till we drop on all of our trivia game related code and we will analyze the final result.Read More…
  • Web Design
    Installation, Setup and Customization of MemberPressPreview memberpress
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    Recently I needed a WordPress plugin to manage customers for a new service I’m offering alongside my usual web design/development services. The plugin needed to have a few specific features: In this tutorial, we take a look at what I used and how you can get started with it, as well.Read More…
  • Code
    Configuring W3 Total Cache: Advance Minify SettingsWpconfigtips
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    In the previous article about configuration of W3 Total Cache plugin, we completed configurations of Page Caching. The next part of the advance settings is minification. In this article I will explain and configure General, HTML & XML, JS, CSS and Advanced settings in reference to the minification menu.Read More…
  • Crafts & DIY
    How to Make a BoutonniereBoutonnierepreview
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    The costs of a wedding can really add up, but it is possible to make your own gorgeous Chanel-inspired camellia boutonnieres at home for a fraction of florist prices! In this tutorial I'll take you through the whole process, from printing the pattern right through to fashioning the stem and adding some final flourishes. By the end, you'll have a stylish boutonniere for your next formal event.Read More…