Brian Eller

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Fujifilm X-T2 Part 1: First Impressions

I’ve been thinking about how to go about reviewing and writing up the Fujifilm X-T2 and it is clear to me just how much there is to say. For now, I …

Cameras

Epic! Gives Kids Unlimited Access to a Massive Library of Children's Books

Giving kids the power to choose what they read is a great way to get them reading more. The Epic! app gives kids 12 and under access to over 20,000 …

7 Easy Dinners That Basically Make Themselves

Minimum effort, maximum payoff.

Cooking

Here's How to Make a Big Batch of Fried Eggs at Once

I had long considered a fried egg the kind of breakfast (or lunch or dinner, to be honest) a delicacy that could dress up anything from a plate of …

Breakfast

How to use your exposure settings for creative effect

Whether you’re shooting photography or video, film or digital, exposure generally boils down to three elements in your camera. ISO, aperture and …

Photography competitions to enter in 2017

In the saturated world of photography competitions, knowing which ones are worth entering can be a challenge. Fortunately, we’ve hand-picked the …

The Feynman Technique Helps You Study Faster and Retain More Information

You can read something and <i>hope</i> that it’ll all be beamed into your brain for future application. Or you can read it and write down what you just …

Year In Review: Our 10 Favorite Healing Meals

While we love a good meal, we're all about taking it to the next level and making dishes that taste great AND provide a big boost of nutrition. …

21 Incredible Dishes You Can Make in One Skillet

HONEY GARLIC SHRIMP<p>This sweet and savory dish is low in ingredients and high in bold flavors: a true win-win. Get the recipe HERE.<p>BACON AND MUSHROOM …

Comfort Food

5 Tips How To Make Your Photography Look Magical

The key word is long exposure. Take a tripod and ND filters with you and the result will be totally different than handheld shots. ND (neutral …

Landscape Photography

Our Top 20 Chicken Recipes of 2016

Want a chicken dinner? We have a winner! This year we doubled down on the omnipresent chicken, that humble and do-it-all bird. Chicken dinners will …

Cooking

X-T2 Best MILC for Moving Subjects :: Photojournalist Switching to Fujifilm :: Appeal To Sell Encrypted Cameras :: EF-X500 for Portraits (miXed zone)

From the Headline Fuji Guys: Using the Fujifilm EF-X500 Flash for Portait Photography at Fuji Guys youtube X-T2 declared best Best mirrorless camera …

Cameras

How Embracing The Unexpected Will Make You A Better Photographer

“Wait, this wasn’t supposed to happen!” I mutter as I swipe at my phone to bring up the weather app for the hundredth time this afternoon. The sky is …

Landscape Photography

Cheap Photo: Killer Price Drops on Wescott Apollo

Today we have a line on some new Westcott Apollo brand price drops, these are great modifiers if you are using speedlights to light your images. …

Your A to Z Guide to Seattle's Best Things to Do

Deciding what to do in Seattle can be a challenge—theater, museums, attractions, dinners and cocktails quickly fill calendars. Here, a guide to …

15 Incredible Discoveries That Were Hiding in Plain Sight

Whether it’s a lost purse or an entire galaxy, the thing you’re looking for is almost always the last place you look. Read on to learn about some …

Archaeology

How to Take Decent Pictures of the Sky at Night

GIF<p>It might look easy, but taking an epic photo of the night sky in all its glory takes skill. You have to be in the right place with the right …

Counterfeit Foods, and How to Spot Them

That Parmesan cheese is actually wood, that honey has corn syrup, and the cake is a lie. There’s no guarantee the food you’re buying at the store is …

Learn How To Use A DSLR Camera, With This Nifty Web Tool

Author: Margaret Rhodes. Margaret Rhodes Design<p>Date of Publication: 12.06.16.<p>Time of Publication: 5:45 am. 5:45 am<p>Serious photographers know that …

Interactive Camera Diagram

This is a reduced version<br>(it still works there's just less info). <br>To see more:<br>try flipping your screen into landscape,<br>or email yourself a link to …

Fujifilm X-T2 tethered shooting firmware arrives, also adds button lock

Fujifilm has released its much anticipated new firmware for the X-T2 that enables tethered shooting with the forthcoming Tethered Shooting Plug-in …

Dear Fujifilm, You are One Firmware Update Away from the Perfect Camera

Last year I bought a new Fuji X-Pro 1. I bought it as a camera to keep in my pocket, not really as a serious option, but I’ve loved it from the …

10 Brilliant iPhone Tricks You Didn't Know About

The iPhone is intuitive, easy and powerful. But even many Apple power users don't know these simple tricks.<p>1) Ask SIRI to open the Pod Bay Doors<p>Apple …

Tasmanian Photographs

40+ of the most otherworldly spots on Earth

I LIVE in the mountains of British Columbia. It’s vast, wild, and the scale is hard to grasp. It takes some bizarre looking landscapes to give me a …

Basic Survival Skills That Can Save Your Life in Any Situation

What are the basics?<p>First we’ll cover the basics — basic survival skills. Then we’ll throw in a few survival skills that make Army Green Berets able …

Trails

40 practical photography assignments to inspire you

One of the most difficult things in photography is to stay motivated and inspired. I know that I have hit “photographer’s block” many times in my …

Street Photography

Try this roasted acorn squash and apple salad recipe for Meatless Monday

A colorful display of winter squash at the market may have you thinking of cold-weather standards such as soups, stews and casseroles. But the flavorful squash also works well simply roasted as a side dish, or incorporated into lighter fare, such as salads.<p>For this acorn squash and apple salad, cut …

Vegetarian