Amanda Griswold

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The 10 Best Bike Rides In Los Angeles

<i>While Los Angeles isn't exactly revered as the most bike-friendly city, it's trying. And it's gradually improving. More sharrows are marking streets,</i> …

Get Clean by AM

There's nothing like the feeling you get when you use your brand new gadget for the first time: The smell when you open the box, removing the screen cover and touching it for the first time. But there and then you know that it'll never look or feel quite so perfect again. But AM is hoping to keep …

7 Steps To Curing Your Empty Promise Disease

Time is precious, but being busy is no excuse to ignore the people you work with. Here are a few tips to help you distill your messages, and follow through.<p>Busy people often don’t do what they say they will. It’s just so easy to ignore an email, leave a phone call unreturned, delete a text message. …

Productivity

Jason de Caires Taylor is an underwater artist. His sculptures will blow you away... http://www.underwatersculpture.com/sculptures/

key lime pie popsicles

[Welcome to <b>Popsicle Week</b>, wherein I admit that I had something of a popsicle incident this summer, wherein incident = gotta a little carried away, …

21 Podcasts For Every Personality

This is why you should start listening to podcasts.

Photographer Captures Concealed Underwater River in Mexico's Yucatan Peninsula

To the perceptive eye, one can tell that there is something unusual about the underwater images shot by underwater photographer Anatoly Beloshchin. …

These Creative Time-Slice Photo Collages Blend Day and Night

Last year we shared the time-slice photography of Richard Silver, who combined multiple photos of the same scene, taken at different times of the …

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10 International Drinking Rules to enact at your next hostel

When I tell my parents about where I’ve been, I tell them about the days and places. They like to hear about the regality of the temples, the museums …

Cross Section Photos of Golf Balls Reveal the Diverse Beauty Within

Photographer James Friedman doesn’t play golf, but he had a collection of golf balls lying around. One day, he began to wonder what the guts of the …

Why Time Slows Down When We’re Afraid, Speeds Up as We Age, and Gets Warped on Vacation

Given my soft spot for famous diaries, it should come as no surprise that I keep one myself. Perhaps the greatest gift of the practice has been the daily habit of reading what I had written on that day a year earlier; not only is it a remarkable tool of introspection and self-awareness, but it also …

Wedding Photographer Discusses Why She Switched to Beam

It’s no secret that competition in the wedding photography industry has gotten fierce. One of the best ways to stand out from the crowd and build a …

On Getting Drunk in Antarctica

When you spend nine months isolated in nonstop, freezing darkness, you run out of the good beer fast.<p>There comes a point every summer where the hot weather starts to feel less like an opportunity for outdoor fun and more like a full-body rash that won't go away. New Yorkers are flocking to an ice …

The 16 Best BBQ Spots In 13 Cities Around The US

From New York to Chicago to L.A., Zagat scoured the States for the shining stars of barbecue around America.<p>Here are 16 barbecue spots in 13 cities around the country you need to try this summer.

Pets in B&W photo contest

July 11, 2013 /Photography News/ Photography competition site PhoozL announces a special cash-prize photo contest: ‘Pets in B&W’. This is a …

Head Above Water Portrait Photography Techniques

French fashion photographer Bruno Dayan has a distinct style that utilizes deep color to sensualize the female form. Nick Fancher is a big fan of …

3 Kale Juice Cocktails to Make at Home

Let's get this out of the way: these aren't healthy, they're cocktails. They are, however, a great way to showcase the sweet, earthy taste of kale that has helped skyrocket it into vegetable stardom lately. Cocktails that incorporate kale juice have been showing up on bar menus across the country …

spring vegetable potstickers

It’s been over six years since I mooned here over a lost dumpling love. Dumplings are kind of a fixation for me; I am unwaveringly convinced that …

bowties with sugar snaps, lemon and ricotta

So, I didn’t really know how to tell you this earlier, but we’ve gone to roam. I mean, we are <i>in</i> Rome, here, for a week and a half. Why so long? Why …

Do You Know these 15 Key Features of your DSLR?

Got a new DSLR? Still trying to work out where to start? Check out this free video by Jeff Cable that runs you through 15 features of that DSLR that …

DSLR Cameras

How to Capture Authentic Emotion in Portrait Photography

If you shoot portraits on a regular basis, I’m sure you have an informal checklist of sorts that you consult — at least mentally — both before and …

Anine Bing Enlists Montana Cox for Spring 2013 Lookbook

<b>Model Off Duty</b> – Australian beauty Montana Cox is the star of designer Anine Bing’s spring-summer 2013 collection. The collection is all about “model …

Bing

How to Create the Misty Water Effect in Photography

Have you looked at a landscape photographer’s photo and wondered how they got the water coming down from a waterfall to look so misty? Or how they …

16 Sweet Pictures of Kissing Birds

When birds are cuddling, preening or feeding each other, they can sometimes look as if they’re kissing. Although it’s not quite the same as kissing …

20 Fascinating Pictures of Lizards

Lizards are an incredible species, and also make great photo subjects. They come in all different shapes, sizes, and colors. My personal favorite, …