Amanda Whitfield Perry

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103 Things I’ve Learned About Street Photography

A good photo asks more questions than provides answers 35mm as a focal length is generally ideal for most street photographers. 28mm is too wide …

Street Photography

The One Reason Every Blogger Should Use Google+

Once again this week I was asked by a colleague why they should care about Google+. This is a person who regularly publishes content, already has a full plate and wanted to be convinced why she should take up another social network. A scenario that’s all too familiar with many people I come in …

College football's 100 greatest things

College football isn't Sistine Chapel, '63 Corvette Stingray, "Mad Men" Season 1 perfect, but it's very close -- like Sofia Vergara, but with a tiny …

First Fridays Florence

Hours: 5-8pm • Admission: Free <br>Parking is available on the streets and in the<br>City of Florence public parking garage (behind Ricatoni’s …

Creating the perfect space for kids to develop and have fun

I have been getting many questions lately on what products i use for my playroom design services such as kids kitchens.…

Part 1: LEGACY IN PERIL

State taxpayers spent $2.5 million to build the Alabama Music Hall of Fame more than two decades ago, but the building is not open to visitors …

Welcome to the City of Florence, Alabama

<b>Arts & Museums</b><p>If you've never spent time in Florence, Alabama, you might be pleasantly surprised at our cultural life. You might also think we were a …

diy project: ashley’s vintage-suitcase coffee table

I have three vintage suitcases gathering dust in the back of my closet, so I could not be happier to see a luggage DIY project from the talented …

Nesting: Colored Kitchen Cabinets

We've been living in full renovation mode around here. Every day there is a new project going on around here. I'm not gonna lie. I love this phase! …

Color Schemes

HOUSE*TWEAKING

Wow! The sliding barn door in our bedroom has caused quite a raucous. 104 comments??!! Yowsas.<p>Wanna know how we, I mean, Handy Hubby did it? Good. …

House Design

Why This Outdoor Space Is Just As Cool As You Think It Is

For the last several months I've had the image above saved on my computer. When I first came across it, I had one of those, "I want to go to there" …

Curvy

DIY Idea: Make a Reclaimed Wood Planter Wall

Move over, wallpaper. Take a hike, paint! There's a new accent wall treatment in town -- and it's green from head to toe.<p>Reclaimed, up-cycled …

Interior Design

Eighteen Ways to Fit a Garden into a Small Space – Home Trends Magazine

Down here

<b>WE BELIEVE SOME</b> things, down here. Some of them, I have lived long enough to question. We believe that if a snapping turtle bites you, it will not …

As Microsoft Doubles Down On Touch, The Desktop Becomes Even More Of An Afterthought

The Windows 8.1 Preview version has now been out for over a week. One of the highlights of this update is the return of the Start button (but not the Start menu), and after using the new version for a while, it becomes clear that, despite this concession, the old desktop isn’t coming back. All the …

Shangaan electro: the Soweto dance craze that's about to go global

"You are not going to believe your eyes," assures Richard "Nozinja" Mthetwa, as we drive up to the car park of a food market behind a police station …

Bafana Bafana

Does A $347 3-D Printer Mean The Future Is Here? Or Just Paper-Thin Progress?

Now on Kickstarter, the Buccaneer is designed for easy at-home use, costs less than an iPhone–and just might make or break our collective dream of technology.<p>The magic words, or magic number-plus-letter, of our technological fantasies to date are: 3-D. The 3-D printer is this year’s collective …

Samsung Galaxy S 4 Google Play edition: what's different?

Several days ago we received a Samsung Galaxy S 4 Google Play edition to play with and shared our first impressions. This week we take a closer look at what's different between this handset and its TouchWiz-equipped cousins by scrutinizing the benchmarks, battery life and camera performance. …

'OK Glass, Save A Life.' The Application Of Google Glass In Sudden Cardiac Death

Google Glass has made its way into healthcare. Its use in the operating room and in medical education has been profiled here. Yet the magic of Glass will be found in the applications that can make this “technology” into real-world solutions for health and medicine. It’s a bit like the smart phone …

The Death Of Google Reader Opens The Door To A Smarter Subscription Ecosystem

<b>Editor’s note:</b> <i>Julien Genestoux is the founder and CEO of Superfeedr. Superfeedr has provided a real-time infrastructure for RSS and Atom feeds since 2009. Julien is also a vocal open web evangelist and has been pushing forward the PubSubHubbub spec. Follow him on Twitter @julien51.</i><p>We all know that …

10 years after launch, Opportunity rover hits new Martian milestone

On the 10th anniversary of its launch, NASA's Opportunity rover on Mars is also celebrating reaching the halfway point in its drive from one crater-rim segment to another.<p>The Opportunity rover, which is still going strong on the Red Planet long after its official mission was slated to end, is …

Mars Rover