George Karantonis

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Double Exposure Kit for Adobe Photoshop

The Double Exposure Kit from SparkleStock with Adobe Photoshop actions, textures, and gradients.<p>This kit helps you to create stylish double exposures …

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Project info<p>"We photograph things in order to drive them out of our minds."<br>Franz Kafka<p>I photograph objects and situations, in disorder. I manipulate and combine them in order to create an iconographic space where beliefs of any kind can be real.

Franz

How to Best Utilize the Various Metering Modes in Your Camera

A camera determines exposure by using metering modes. While Matrix metering is typically used and recommended for many settings, Spot and …

7 Simple Tips, Tricks and Ideas for Taking More Creative Smartphone Photos

COOPH, The Cooperative of Photography, is back in the photo tip game again, this time showing us 7 smartphone photography tips you’ll want to be …

The Forest & Seen and Not Seen - Photographs byKen Rosenthal | LensCulture

Ken Rosenthal turns his lens toward the world in a bid to illuminate the ineffable. His work is an ongoing meditation on the principle of “as within, so without,” harnessing the potential of imagery to convey what he terms “internal physical and psychological states.” The ethereal, veil-like …

Forests

Developing a Better Photography Brand (Hint: It May Include Hiring A Designer)

When we hear the word “brand”, the McDonalds arches, Nike’s swoosh logo or the Coca Cola script immediately jump to mind. These ubiquitous brands …

B&H Photo Debuts One of the Most Comprehensive and Useful Canon Lens Guides You’ve Ever Seen

Earlier today, B&H officially launched a new online resource called the Canon Lens Experience. It’s a dedicated microsite that takes a comprehensive …

Stunning Landscape Photos of Northern Italy’s Mountainous Region

South Tyrol also referred to as Alto Adige is a superbly breathtaking place. It is an autonomous province located in northern Italy. South Tyrol is …

Northern Italy

10 Tips to Improve Your Food Photography

Have you ever tried shooting food? If you have, then you know how hard this can be. There are so many things you have to think about while making …

Photography

Photographer Shoots Ethereal Black and White Self-Portraits Every Day for a Year

Transcending the ubiquitous and one-dimensional selfie, photographer Ninjin has endeavored to take a self-portrait each day for a whole year. The …

8 Street Photographers That Rock Our World

Sure, we all know about the likes of Henri Cartier Bresson, one of the most influential street photographers of all time, and while his work …

Street Photography

My First Time with Bill Cunningham: 5 Women Share Their Memories of Being Photographed

“I have said many times that we all get dressed for Bill,” <b>Anna Wintour</b> declared in the 2010 documentary about the legendary <i>New York Times</i> photographer. “And it’s one snap, two snaps, or he ignores you, which is death.” On the occasion of his exhibition “Bill Cunningham: Facades,” which opens today …

Black Tie

Which Three Lenses do You Need for Photography?

Two things occurred to me When I read Phillip VanNostrand’s article The Only Three Lenses You Need for Travel Photography. One, is that his choice of …

Digital Photography

How to Make Ice Cream in Less Than a Minute

Here's a frosty tool we love that makes ice cream super fast—in less than 60 seconds.<p>See that video below? That's ice cream getting made...in less than one minute. Yep, believe your eyes; this fast frosty treat is made possible by the Chef'n Sweet Spot Ice Cream Maker ($49.95, exclusively at …

Ice Cream

Eggs, Bacon, and Brioche: LA's 10 Best Breakfasts

<i>by Bun Boy Eats LA, LA City Guide for the Menuism Blog photos by Bun Boy Eats LA</i><p>In the wee morning hours, Los Angeles offers many ways to gorge oneself: You can roll out of bed and stumble to your local nondescript corner restaurant for something involving eggs (Kings Road Cafe comes to mind), you …

20 Essential Kitchen Hacks

<i>Inspired by conversations on the Food52 Hotline, we're sharing tips and tricks that make navigating all of our kitchens easier and more fun.</i><p><i>Today: Put away your appliances -- today, we're hacking everything.</i><p>Some days are meant for lingering in the kitchen -- for tempering chocolate on a marble slab …

7 Salads to Upgrade with Perfect Croutons

Here, seven fantastic salads that are elevated by incredible homemade croutons.<p>A really great crouton can take a salad from good to amazing. (If you …

Nigella Lawson's One-Step, No-Churn Ice Cream

<i>Every week -- often with your help -- Food52's Executive Editor Kristen Miglore is unearthing recipes that are nothing short of genius.</i><p><i>Today: 4 ingredients. 1 step. No cooking. No churning. Ice cream!</i><p>Not having an ice cream maker never stopped us before. We've done all kinds of weird stuff in the …

Dessert

Christophe Michalak: The Pastry Superhero

If you ever invite Christophe Michalak to dinner, you should know that he's going to rummage around in your fridge. It's how he finds his inspiration.<p>Michalak is the pastry chef of the prestigious three-Michelin-starred Plaza Athénée in Paris. He has worked in some of the most iconic French …

20 Tips for Ordering Wine in Restaurants

F&W's Megan Krigbaum reveals simple strategies for choosing wisely from wine lists and talking to somms.<p><i>F&W's Megan Krigbaum reveals simple</i> …

How to Cook for a Large Group on a Budget

<i>Cooking on the cheap shouldn't mean minute rice and buttered pasta every night. With a little creativity and a little planning, Gabriella Paiella shows us how to make the most of a tight budget -- without sacrificing flavor or variety.</i><p><i>Today: Cook for a group and maintain your sanity.</i><p>More and more, …

Food

A Morning Smoothie for Your Sweet Tooth

<i>All week long, we're highlighting some of our favorite New York-based makers, whose goods you can find in our I Heart NYC collection on Provisions. Follow along for a taste of New York -- without stepping foot on a subway.</i><p><i>Today:</i> <i>Shahar Shamir and his team at Brooklyn Sesame have turned sugar-heavy</i> …

Breakfast

10 Summer Recipes Inspired by the Hudson Valley

10 recipes for a bumper-crop feast inspired by the Hudson Valley.<p>Ar__tists, musicians, farmers, and design-lovers are heading up the river to__ <b>Hudson, New York</b>. (Where, of course, the food’s great, too.) Here, 10 recipes for a bumper-crop feast by <b>Mona Talbott,</b> the author of Zuppe: Soups from the …

Hudson Valley

11 Make-Ahead Vegetarian Meals

Now's the time of year when your friends are looking for any excuse to be outside and enjoy good food, cold beer, and a warm breeze. People are inventing reasons to get together -- one friend is hosting the "One Year Anniversary of My Housewarming Party" party -- and you're always expected to bring …

Food

The Truth About Tomatoes

As familiar as they are, tomatoes are surrounded by a host of cooking myths. So we're calling in the mythbusters: the Bon Appetit Test Kitchen<p>**When a recipe says to "peel and seed" a tomato, do you really have to do it? Do they ripen faster upside-down? Are smaller tomatoes more flavorful? So much …

Tomatoes

10 Healthy Office Snacks: The Anti-Vending Machine Guide

These healthy office snacks beat whatever junk is in the vending machine any day.<p>We've perfected the art of the office lunch—but even the most protein-packed lunch bowls can't prevent the inevitable 3 p.m. rumbly belly. Before you give up your quarters to the vending machine, hear us out! There are …

Healthy Eating

Combat the Mid-Week Cooking Slump with these Easy Dinner Ideas

These easy weeknight dinners, including pastas and frittatas, come together with minimal effort.<p>We here at <i>Bon Appétit</i> love to cook—that's a given. But even we've got to admit: There's always one or two days a week when we just don't feel like dirtying an army of pots and pans. You <i>could</i> pick up the …

Cooking

This Cheez-It And Kimchi Cocktail Actually Exists

It seems people are putting Cheez-Its into just about anything these days.<p>Presented with the the challenge of using the salty, cheesy snack crackers as the main ingredient of a new drink as part of the latest round of the Chicago Reader's Cocktail Challenge, a Chicago beverage director created a …

11 Recipes That Will Change How You Cook Forever

You might think you make these 11 basic recipes well, but we have some game-changing tips that will make them even better<p>We admit it: There are some things we still don't know how to make. But there are also things that people think they make well that they actually completely ruin. Like scrambled …

Cooking