Resume Photo: Pros and Cons

Availability or absence of a photo is not the crucial point in building a perfect resume or CV. But in some cases it is able to influence the final decision of HR manager concerning the choice either to invite you for the interview or not. Some career coaches suppose that it's incorrectly to place a photo in your CV. The others say that it's not prohibited. In fact there is no any definite answer to that question as it depends upon a number of various factors. If your potential employer asks you to supply your photo it's clear that a proper photo file needs to be attached. But one should pay attention to the fact that the attached photo should be an appropriate one. The resume or CV photo should meet its aim. That means the home photos, funny ones, glamorous and studio ones wouldn't be the right ones to choose. The best photo for a resume or CV is the one depicting a job seeker officially dressed, openly smiling and ready to work. If you don't have such photo ask your friend to take a picture of you or use the service of a professional photographer.

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How to Decorate Your Kitchen

Except the fact that the kitchen should be functional it also should be cozy. Decorating a kitchen has a great importance for our health. We spend much time there preparing the food and consuming it. If we eat breakfast in a pleasant atmosphere it will be far more useful for our body. But how to decorate the kitchen and retain its functionality. Remember that it’s had to clean small and littery kitchen. If the space is small don’t fill it with numerous accessories and brick-a-bracks. Add a few bright accents. Hang a couple of pictures with flowers and colorful fruit. Plain wooden frames will look great in combination with bright natural colors. Even if you don’t consider yourself to be a professional photographer try to use ultra-close-up photography. The drops of dew, a ladybird or thin blade of grass are good ideas for photos. Actually the ideas for an expressive photo can be found everywhere. A birch leaf, a dandelion, coffee beans with mint leaf or a pile of oranges from the local store will look great on the walls of your kitchen.

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Tips and Ideas for Long Exposure Photorgaphy

Taking photos with long exposure is always fun as the results can’t be predicted. Every slightest motion is captured in a blurry picture and fascinates the viewer’s imagination. One and the same landscape may look in a completely different ways shot with the usage of long exposure or without this effect. You may alternate the composition of the photo in any possible way through this option. It’s up to you, whether to simplify the picture and blur the details of less importance or otherwise to create a complicated photo with every object possessing a great amount of dynamics and energy. A photographer uses effect of long exposure as an artist uses his brushes to express the ideas and the personal vision of the world. Your imagination isn’t limited by the static look of the photo if it’s taken with some additional options. If you wish you may depict even a single standing tree as a moving object, not mentioning such elusive elements as water or fire and the beauty of the sunset sky.

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