Taking care of the basics

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As people who love sports, we participate actively in life. Sometimes we are so focused on our game we find ourselves nervous, tense, tight and unable to get into the ‘flow zone’ where our game flows naturally. Wound up like a tight spring? Check your breath. Are your breaths short and fast? If so, I can make a bet with you that your thoughts … [Read more...]

Want to improve your pictures? Shift to manual

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Making the transition from using your camera in automatic mode to manual mode is the best thing you can do to improve your images. These days, every digital single lens reflex camera (DSLR) and almost every compact point-and-shoot camera will allow you to create photographs manually. Breaking free of your camera’s preset shooting modes will … [Read more...]

A classic in the making

Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Part 2

An era has come to a close. Last month marked the opening of Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows, Part 2. The final chapter in the Harry Potter (HP) saga has been long-awaited by HP fans. As a die-hard Pottermaniac, I was excited to see the last installment on the big screen on opening weekend. The series is record breaking in so many ways. The … [Read more...]