Keith Owen

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The Flir FX is a security camera with bigger ambitions

That’s a pretty great take on how our electronics should serve us, though it comes with several major caveats — mostly that you end up having to spend more money on accessories to live that dream. Also, that removing your home security camera from your house means it’s no longer doing what you …

Absolutely Everything You Need to Know About How Tires Work

<i>(Credit: All Illustrations by Bryan Blades and Hal Mayforth)</i><p>Don't ever think of a tire as a homogeneous glob of molded rubber, because nothing could be further from the truth. In fact, a tire is more properly recognized as a high-performance composite of some 60 different materials. It is quite …

101 Party Dos & Don'ts

How to throw a bash that guests will never forget.<p>For <i>House Beautiful</i>'s ultimate entertaining guide, we asked our favorite designers, event planners, and bloggers for advice about how to host a successful soiree. The experts share their easy tips for setting a stunning dinner table, creating an …

Chris Cornell Quizzes Jimmy Page About Led Zeppelin’s Glory Days

Jimmy Page, guitarist and sonic architect of the immortal Led Zeppelin, has a book out, also called <i>Jimmy Page</i>. It’s a lavish photographic history of …

Dodge Releases the 707-Horse Challenger SRT Hellcat Into the Wild

Horsepower junkies, your day has just been made: Dodge is now delivering 707-horse Challenger SRT Hellcats to dealerships. And to celebrate, the company posted a Mötley Crüe–powered video of the first batch of Hellcats being loaded up for delivery. Witness the slowest Hellcat driving footage on the …

Motorcycle Photography 101

I’m a photographer of many things. I shoot live music, portraits and fashion, but my favorite subjects have wheels—and more specifically, two wheels.<p>There are many ways to photograph a motorcycle. You can shoot it while riding, racing, or wrenching. Or when it’s just leaning on the kickstand at a …