A light meter can prove to be an invaluable tool on any film set, allowing you to quickly and efficiently set lights and know the correct exposure values of those lights. Light meters were initially designed for still photographers and cinematographers can easily calibrate them to a given film stock speed for shooting film. But what about today’s digital cinematographer? I’m glad you asked. In this video tutorial you'll see how you can use a light meter to quickly and efficiently light a scen...
In this tutorial, Eric Geiselman walks you through one of today's most technical surf tricks - the kerrupt flip. This flip is very cool and pretty hard to do but with Eric's help and advice you can get closer to flipping out like a pro.
Ciara is super cool and young and her look is always fabulous. If you would like to get a makeup look inspired by one of today's hottest stars, check out this tutorial. In it, Nikkie will give you expert tips and advice on how to create your own version of Ciara's glam for yourself!
New to Microsoft Excel? Looking for a tip? How about a tip so mind-blowingly useful as to qualify as a magic trick? You're in luck. In this MS Excel tutorial from ExcelIsFun, the 594th installment in their series of digital spreadsheet magic tricks, you'll learn how to calculate age in years using the TODAY and DATEDIF functions.
Whether you're interested in learning Microsoft Excel from the bottom up or just looking to pick up a few tips and tricks, you've come to the right place. In this tutorial from everyone's favorite digital spreadsheet guru, ExcelIsFun, the 12th installment in his "Highline Excel Class" series of free video Excel lessons, you'll learn how to use the TODAY, NOW, DATE, YEAR, MONTH, DAY and EDATE functions.
From Systm learn how to build a USB battery supply that can charge your cell phone.
The Great Depression of the 1930's and 1940's and today's recession: now is a good time to prepare a meal inexpensively. 91 year old cook and great grandmother, Clara, recounts her childhood during the Great Depression as she prepares meals from the era. Learn how to make simple yet delicious dishes while listening to stories from the Depression. In this cooking how to video, Clara demonstrates how to make pasta with pees.
Today's word is "bourgeois". This is both a noun and an adjective. As an adjective, it means characteristic of the middle class, or materialistic.
Having a secure password is essential in today's interconnected world. Hackers are just around the corner, and if you have an easy to guess or hack password that you use for all of your accounts, someone can login to all of your websites very easily. Look at this guide on how to create a strong password by following the right password rules so that your accounts stay secure.
Are you thinking of trading in your 6mpg Hummer for something a little more efficient? Well, if you've got an electric or hybrid car in mind, this video will show you how to make a choice that works for you. With a little program called Electric Car Calculator, you can determine if the savings are worth it for you to get into one of today's hybrid or electric cars.
The Green Bay Packers are one of the most beloved sports teams on Earth. If you count yourself among their legions of fans and play Call of Duty Black Ops, today's your lucky day. This video will teach you how to make an easy Packers logo in the Call of Duty Black Ops emblem / playercard editor.
With today's society, people have more information than ever, coming to them from all sides. The internet is one of the most widely used pieces of technology that is responsible for all that information. So it can be confusing when it comes to managing some of the best websites. But in this tutorial, you'll find out how to easily manage your bookmarks and favorites on Internet Explorer 8. Enjoy!
This video from Lowe's shows you how to successfully repot a plant into a larger container. You will know it is time to repot your plant when the roots are visible on the surface, or when they start growing through the drainage hole. If you need to repot one of your plants into a larger container, simply follow these steps: You will need a clean pot that is no more than two sizes larger than the old one. Place a wire mesh or pieces of broken clay pot over the drainage hole. Add a layer of pot...
Get more out of Google Maps with their improved places pages! Most people don't know how much information Google Maps provides users with. This episode of Tekzilla will educate you on how to access this comprehensive page and make the most of your Google Map experience.
Learn how to play "Breathe" by Paramore, an acoustic guitar tutorial. Follow along with this demonstration, tabs and lyrics here:
In this raw cooking HowTo video BD Freeman, of Mad TV & host of "In the Cuts", is today's special guest on Jenna's Healthy Kitchen. BD joins Jenna Norwood in her kitchen at Veggie Magic to learn how to make a healthy collard burrito. Watch and learn how easy it is to prepare raw Mexican food.
Toaster ovens are great when cooking for one. This how-to video has delicious toaster oven recipes by four-star chef Eric Ripert. Today's recipe features mustard crusted salmon fillet.
Toaster ovens are great when cooking for one. This how to video has delicious toaster oven recipes by four-star chef Eric Ripert. Today's recipe features herb roasted chicken tenders.
Toaster ovens are great when cooking for one. This how to video has delicious toaster oven recipes by four-star chef Eric Ripert. Today's recipe features caramelized mango fruit with rum. Serve this mango recipe with a scoop of ice cream
Oven toasters are great when cooking for one. This how-to video has delicious toaster oven recipes by four-star chef Eric Ripert. Today's recipe features Parmesan zucchini with balsamic.
Create a larger, more sophisticated studio photography lighting setup but still use simple materials
Today's word is "incorrigible". This is an adjective which means not easily changed or corrected.
Today's word is "entrepreneur". This is a noun which means someone who owns and manages a business, taking on financial risks to do so.
Today's word is "weary". This is both a verb and an adjective. As an adjective, it means being tired mentally and physically, or causing fatigue.
Today's word is "jacuzzi". This is a noun which means a bath tub with underwater jets.
Today's word is "queue". This is both a verb and a noun. As a noun, it means a line of people waiting their turn.
Today's word is "inheritance". This is a noun which means an asset such as money received from someone, often one's parents or relatives, after their death.
Today's word is "panacea". This is a noun which means a remedy to cure all diseases or a solution for all difficulties.
Today's word is "empathy". This is a noun which means the capacity or ability to understand the feelings of people.
Today's word is "obesity". This is a noun which means excessive fatness.
Today's word is "nuance". This is a noun which means a subtle degree of difference in meaning and expression. For example, you can say, "To truly understand the nuances between synonyms, you often have to see how those similar words are used in various situations."
Today's word is "misogynistic". This is an adjective which means prejudiced against women.
Today's word is "ordeal". This is a noun which means a very hard or painful experience.
Today's word is "reticent". This is an adjective which means not revealing one's thoughts, or being reserved.
Today's word is "hierarchy". This is a noun which means a system of people, organizations, or things that have ranks.
Today's word is "facade". This is a noun which means a face of a building or a superficial appearance.
Today's word is "alumni". This is a noun and the plural form of "alumnus" which means a graduate of a specific school.
Today's word is "usher". This is both a noun and a verb. As a verb, it means to escort.
Today's word is "eerie". This is an adjective which means uncanny or weird.
Today's word is "scenario". This is a noun which means an imagined sequence of events.