Is your SLR camera stuck in auto mode?
That big fancy interchangeable lens camera you have is capable of taking incredible pictures, but to get the most from it you really need to know how to use all the buttons and knobs.
The problem is, it takes a lot of practice and time to learn about aperture, shutter speed, lighting, ISO and everything else you need to know to take incredible pictures.In the real world it’s hard to keep all the conditions the same while you experiment with all the settings.
That’s where the SLR Camera Simulator can help.
From the comfort of your laptop, the SLR Camera Simulator lets you change any of the important settings common to SLR cameras and snap a “photo” to see the effects in real time.
Trust us, this is incredibly useful for anyone who really wants to learn how to use a camera. Oh, and it’s free.
Check out the SLR Camera Simulator (via Jon Arnold).
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Turning your skills and expertise into a way to support yourself is more doable than you might think.
There’s this big misconception about expertise, that you have to be one of the world’s top experts before you can earn a living from what you know.
But expertise isn’t an absolute. You might only be a 3, on a scale of 1 to 10, but there are plenty of 1’s and 2’s out there who would pay for your knowledge and experience, right now.
The key is to find a unique corner of your topic, to start building a tribe of people who trust you as their expert, not the expert, and to be resourceful about filling in the gaps by leveraging other experts when necessary.
This is why we built Fizzle, to teach you how to support yourself independently doing what you love on The Web. Fizzle is half training library, half supportive community, and it’s full of people like you who are building their thing online.
You’ll find big name courses in Fizzle, from well known and successful online business builders. We’re talking about courses like Book Yourself Solid (Michael Port), Start a Blog that Matters (Corbett Barr), and Connect With Anyone (Scott Dinsmore). And new courses are added every month.
And right now, you can get access to everything Fizzle offers, including the course library, the community, the live coaching sessions and the behind-the-scenes Founder Stories, all for just $1 for your first month.
Since applying more and more from Fizzle, I’ve started making as much (sometimes more/month) from my online business as I do from my full-time job with a fraction of the weekly hours. It’s exhilarating. I owe you guys so much.
Preston Lee, graphicdesignblender.com
P.S. — we hope you’ll check Fizzle out, but we know it isn’t for everyone. We’re a little, um, different from your typical “business” training. Watch the video on the home page to see what I’m talking about. If it isn’t your style, no hard feelings :)