Archive for November, 2010

Photography, as a hobby or professional.

Photography is a great hobby and an amazing and fun skill to learn. Taking great pictures however will take some time and experience but like everything in life keep practicing and you will improve your skills. If you enjoy taking photo’s be patient and keep taking pictures; with today’s digital cameras it doesn’t cost anything to take hundreds of pictures. The more pictures you take the better you will understand lighting and composition and the quicker you will improve your skills. Not only is photography something that can be impressive and fun but it is also one hobby which can be a great moneymaker.

If you are interested in photography here are a few tips:

1. Taking great pictures is not about the camera but about your skills as a photographer.

2. Learn how to use your camera, at first keep the camera in the automatic mode but as you gather skills and understanding start experimenting with specific manual settings you will find yourself taking better pictures.

3. Lighting is the most important element in photography it is important that you know where to position yourself in relation to a light source to be able to get the best photo. For example don’t ever shoot a subject who has his back to the light, if you do you will get a dark photo. On the other hand if you wanted the dark photo effect that would be the best way to achieve that look.

4. Use the macro mode and shoot miniature items or close-ups of any object, this will be helpful in learning to take more diversified and better photos.

5. Practice using a tripod and other stable platforms to get better focus and sharper quality photographs.

6. Use rapid shoot and shoot a lot of sports, action and moving subjects. Don’t worry about getting the perfect shot just take a lot of photos, later you can sort and identify the best ones.

7. Practice editing your photo’s, making short film clips, adding music etc. This will develop your confidence as a photographer and introduce you to film making.

8. Once you have developed the your skills it’s time to start having even more fun by buying one the newer SLR cameras that take professional photos and HD video.

Once you have developed the skills and have a quality camera; your hobby will not only be more fun and interesting but will also open you up to a world of unlimited possibilities, as a photographer, photojournalist or filmmaker.

By cj almeida
World News US

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Dream Girl Contest: win cash and a free photoshoot!


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Dream Girl Photo Contest: win a free photoshoot

These we feel are the top 4 contestants of all the girls submitted to date. We will update the top 4 each week.

$500 in cash prizes. The winning Dream Girl will get a free professional photoshoot. The person submitting the winning girl will receive $200 and the persons submitting the 3 runners-up will each receive $100.

Contestants can submit their own photos and information to receive both the cash and photo-shoot should they win.

So if your between the ages 0f 18 and 35 and you think your hot or you know someone that you think is hot; this is your chance to win some cash and a free professional photoshoot.

Read contest terms for more information. Have fun and good luck.

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Contest entry: win $200 by submitting someone you know for a free photoshoot!

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Contest entry: win $500 prize money for submitting winner!!

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Contest photo: win $500

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World News US is looking to photograph a new face: $200 to the person who submits the winning beauty!

World News US: Photo Contest: Rules, Terms and Conditions

Contest Prizes – total $500

To win the $200 all you have to do is submit a picture of a female between the age of 18 and 35, if we pick the girl that you submitted to do our photo shoot; you win the $200.

The person submitting the pictures or video of the 3 runners-up will also receive $100 each for their submission.

You may submit photographs or videos of as many different women as you like; there is no limit on how many photo you can submit per contestant but videos can not be more then 2 minutes in length.

You can submit your own photo/ information and win the prize money if you are one of the 4 finalist.

What to Enter

We are looking for women who have beauty, poise and character.

The winning entrant must be between the ages of 18 and 35 on Jan.1, 2011. Once picked by us the winner must agree to do a photo shoot according to our terms and conditions.

Contest ends April 15, 2011 at 12:00 noon EST

The wining contestant Terms and Conditions

The 4 finalists will be notified and sent a questionnaire and contract. They will also be required to submit a 2 minute video if they haven’t already done so. All finalists will be given the opportunity to submit additional pictures and videos should they choose to do so at that time.

We won’t promise the winner fame and fortune but we will do an extensive photoshoot worth $10,000 or more…at our expense. The opportunity and possibilities for the winner are unlimited…the possible chance of a lifetime.

Should for any reason the winner be unable to meet the conditions; the runner-up will be the winner.

Read the following conditions

Contact information: name, email, phone # and address must accompany each entry.

All photos, videos and other materials submitted to us; will become the sole property of World News US.

By submitting an entry, each entrant agrees to the Official Rules, Terms and Conditions. If you don’t agree with the terms then don’t participate.

All decisions will be made by cj almeida CEO World News US and are final.

Email all contestant picture or video’s to

Post any questions or comments below and we will answer them. Thank you

Good Luck

World News US
cj almeida CEO


Learning the Art of Writing & Optimizing Quality SEO Articles

There are several ways to promote your website or your sales page in the online arena. You can always use PPC ads, paid links, search engine marketing, blogging, social media marketing, etc. But if you want to have a better shot at succeeding in this field, I highly recommend that you try SEO article writing. I am pretty sure that successful internet marketers will agree with me when I say that this is the real key to dominate the online arena.

What makes SEO articles highly effective?

That’s a very good question that I often get from your clients. The answer to this is very simple; SEO articles are very effective simply because content is king and search engines are the ones that currently make the World Wide Web go round. With content, you can easily capture the attention of online users who are using the internet primarily because they’re looking for useful information. Search engines on the other hand, will pay attention to your website and give it better ranking if its content is written based on their algorithms. Using SEO articles will help you make your website appear on the search page results and will help you reach out to your target audience. Obviously, these are the most important things you need in order to succeed when running any type of business in the online arena.

Learning the art of writing and optimizing high quality articles

The good thing about SEO article writing is it’s very easy to learn and even master. You don’t need a college degree and you don’t need to be a professional writer to make great things happen here. As long as you’re willing to spend time in reading SEO-related resources and as long as you can share your ideas in a very easy to understand manner, you’ll be fine. Here are some easy steps to take to get started:

Keyword research. The first thing that you need to do is to look for those keywords that are currently very popular among your target audience. Download Google’s latest keyword suggestion tool and key in terms or phrases that are closely related to the products that you sell. Then, you’ll get a list of keywords that were searched for by your prospective buyers for the last couple of weeks. These are the keywords that you need to insert on your articles. These are also the keywords that you’re going to consider when choosing the topics that you’re going to discuss.

Write the article. Do not think about optimizing your articles while writing them. What I suggest is that you focus on addressing the learning needs of your target audience first. Offer as much in-depth information as possible. Keep your articles short, scannable, and very easy to understand. Use simple terms and conversational tone all the time.

Optimize your articles. Insert the keywords on your articles after writing them. It’s a must that you make your primary keyword appear on your title and on the first paragraph. Then, insert the keywords on the articles body without exceeding the acceptable keyword density.

Contributing article by Sean R Mize

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Acai Berry Fruit Antioxidants

It’s common knowledge that a variety of lifestyle choices promote unwelcome illnesses, such as cancer, hypertension etc. We have been told what not to do; avoid fast food with its high calorie content, avoid too much sugar to prevent diabetes, avoid smoking to prevent lung cancer. All this, but what we don’t hear much about is how we can actually actively reduce the risk of these and other conditions.

A lot of these illnesses are caused by free radicals; little-known toxins that cause a lot of harmful effects to the body. The easiest way of removing these poisons is with naturally occurring substances called anti-oxidants. These chemicals are found commonly in a fruit called the acai berry. These fruits are native to the Amazon region and are renowned in recent time for their high content of anti-oxidants.

When adequate anti-oxidants are taken into our diets, our bodies are better able to neutralize the free radicals and, in so doing, prevent a variety of conditions, promoted by these toxins. Some of these conditions include the common cold, premature aging, among many other various types of conditions. In addition, the high vitamin content provides an extra boost to the immune system, as well as our energy level since it increases the rate of metabolism. This may also aid in weight loss, which is often made more difficult by a too-slow metabolic rate.

In conclusion, this little fruit serves multiple purposes that one would have to buy numerous health supplements to attempt to equal the effects of.

Contributing article by Kristy Deveroux Platinum Quality Author

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11 year old Michael Greyson singing “Paparazzi” by Lady Gaga…at Edmond’s Sixth Grade Festival.

WOW and Amazing were the first words used by many of the people who saw this video… I agree…what a talent!

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