Know Your Lenses: DSLR lenses- get to know all about telephoto, prime lenses, wide angle and kit lenses! Which to use for faces, which to use for places, and everything in between. (great info for beginner photographers)
20 Things I Wish I Knew About Photographing in Manual Mode
Manual mode does look a lot better ONLY if you know how to work it. I still struggle with wanting to just give up and switch it to automatic, but I know I'll never learn if I don't keep trying and experimenting.