High-speed photography

Is your digital camera faster than a speeding bullet? In this week's Snapshot, Photographer Jennifer Wills explains how she got this shot of a lightbulb exploding.

How to: Add motion blur to your photos

Got a need for speed? These easy-to-master camera techniques help you emphasize the action in your photos.

Play the stock market

Your job title may be something like teacher, salesperson, or HR manager, but somehow you end up creating newsletters, brochures, presentations, and Web sites. True, you weren’t trained for these tasks, but just because you’re not a designer doesn’t mean you can’t fake it.

Finding free images

Here are some places to find great free images for your projects.

7 PDF Power Moves

Apple has made the process of creating PDF files downright easy. Whereas you used to need a separate application to distill large, graphically complex documents into this handy format, you can now do it right from the OS X Print window just by clicking on a button. That means it’s a cinch to pass your company’s year-end report or a yard-sale flyer (with the layout intact) around for review.