Develop Your Street Photography Skills

Street photography has become very popular over the past couple of years. It’s a style of photography that’s been around since the early days of film cameras, and the recent rise is partly explained by developments in technology. Digital cameras are incredibly easy to use, and you don’t need to be a skilled photographer to produce great pictures with one. The development of cameras on mobile phones means that most people always have a device to hand ready to shoot pictures. The ease of use and availability of cameras has driven the rise in street photography. Continue reading


Book Review: Mark Twain, Man in White

For decades, the accepted view of Mark Twain’s last years is that he spent that time as a bitter, angry misanthrope, railing against human nature, religion, and society. Certainly, a posthumously-published collection of some of Twain’s more vitriolic essays, Mark Twain in Eruption (1940, edited by biographer and historian Bernard DeVoto) supports this view. It is also bolstered by Twain biographies, including Mr. Clemens and Mark Twain by Justin Kaplan and Mark Twain: God’s Fool by Hamlin Lewis Hill. Continue reading

Sound Engineering Career Niches

A career in sound engineering can be exciting, fulfilling and rewarding. A sound engineer is a professional media technician who manipulates the output of sound of various amplification and recording devices. Moreover, the engineer utilizes his or her abilities at indoor and outdoor theaters, music recording studios, and concert locations. Continue reading

Fashion Consultants Are Here For You

For many people in the world today, their English: Fashion model Raica Oliveira walking ...image is their signature: it’s something unique, utterly their own, and something that they put time and effort into perfecting. A sense of fashion comes naturally to some people and they manage to effortlessly piece together a great ensemble for any occasion. Other people have a harder time knowing what shoes to wear with what shirt or what belt goes best with which colors. For those who are clueless about couture, fashion consultants are here for you. Continue reading

How to Maintain Professional Conduct as an EFL Teacher

Teaching English as a foreign language (EFL) offers teachers the opportunity to live, work and travel abroad. If you are a newly qualified EFL teacher, you will need to earn and retain your students’ and the school’s respect. One way to do that is to ensure that you maintain a high level of professionalism at all times. Continue reading

No More Writer’s Block

Are you worried about not having anything to write? Do you fret about getting that dreaded writer’s block when you stare at a blank piece of paper? You don’t have to. Here is what you can do to prevent that from happening. In the twenty years I’ve been writing, I never had a problem with writer’s block due to my following these easy tips. Continue reading