Reposition A Photo's Subject In Photoshop

A poorly positioned subject can ruin a great photo. MacLife walks us through a few tools that can change the position of a subject.


Learn The Basics Of Photography With This Interactive Chart

Even the best camera is only as good as the photographer’s skills. The “Where to Start” interactive chart guides beginners to learn about the basics of photography.


The Zune Home Screen

Let’s be honest. While it was a bit late to the multimedia party, the Zune product family was doing the minimalist, authentically digital thing before it was cool. If you fancy a bit of nostalgia for those days, this Zune-inspired home screen (dubbed Xune) is for you.


The Highway HUD Desktop

Reader Amitabh loves his highway desktops, and even though he recently shared the Road to Redemption desktop with us, we love this Linux desktop too — the position of the stats looks like a real HUD, one that’s easily ignored when it’s time to work.


Weekly Wallpaper: Celebrate Android L With These Lollipop Wallpapers

Well, it’s official: The “L” in Android L stands for “lollipop”, and the latest version of Android should be headed to Nexus devices in a matter of weeks. Until then, satisfy your sweet tooth with these lollipop wallpapers for your desktop.


I'm Susan Kare, Graphic Designer, And This Is How I Work

Susan Kare has led a diverse career as a graphic designer, but her reputation is preceded by an early milestone: she designed the indelible icons and fonts for the original Apple Macintosh. Her evocative, lucid and witty designs set a standard for the graphical user interfaces that followed.


MultiCam Shoots Photos Now And Sets Focus Or Exposure Later

iOS 8: You normally take photos on your iPhone by tapping the screen to focus, checking the light in your preview and tapping the screen. MultiCam changes it up by letting you shoot first, and worry about focus and light later.


Spot A Touched-Up Photo By Looking At The Light

Recognising edited photos isn’t always easy, but one surefire way to tell is to look at the light sources and the direction that they’re coming from. Here’s how to tell.


The Glow Home Screen

“Simple with a splash of colour” is a pretty common theme in interface design. This look goes down a traditional path with a distinct flair, going for simple outlines and text on bright backgrounds.


The Underground Secret Battlestation Workspace

Need to get away from your five kids to get some work done (or read some comic books)? Imgur user vannatter knows the feeling, so he crafted this over-the-top amazing office in his basement for just that.