Marissa Bowering

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The Secret That Brings These Pancakes to Life

A sourdough starter is not a metaphor, I tell myself when one dies on my watch. It’s a bit of fermented flour, a microbial jumble of bacteria and yeast, used by cooks to raise doughs and give baked things a delicious, complicated tang. It is not a plant, or a low-maintenance pet in a romantic …

Recipes

Powerful Design Unveiled For Canada's Holocaust Monument

The design for Canada's National Holocaust Monument was unveiled in Ottawa Monday.<p>The team behind the winning concept includes world-renowned …

Anyone who kills or injures a police service animal could face stiffer penalties under new legislation named after an Edmonton police dog that was killed on the job last year, Prime Minister Stephen Harper said Monday: http://cbc.sh/OvW7qjh “Today in Parliament we will be tabling Quanto’s Law which will be a law to better protect our service animals and better punish those who do them harm,” Harper said while visiting the Edmonton Police Service Canine Unit. What are your thoughts on the new law?

Equipment for Macro Photography - Video Tips

Dreaming by Ondrej Pakan on 500px Macro photography has become really popular lately and there are many tutorials available on how to do it, …

Introduction to Astrophotography

Shooting the stars at night can be a difficult but hugely fulfilling discipline in photography. We have all seen those utterly fantastic shots of …

Flight MH370 ‘has been lost and none of those on board survived’: Malaysia’s prime minister http://bit.ly/1iUjzDE Malaysia Airlines sent the following text to family members of passengers Monday. “Malaysia Airlines deeply regrets that we have to assume beyond any reasonable doubt that MH370 has been lost and that none of those on board survived"

BREAKING NEWS: Malaysian PM says #MH370 last position was middle of Indian Ocean, west of Australia. He says the plane lost in Indian Ocean. More to come.

'The Great Escape' is an iconic Hollywood movie. But it's actually a true Canadian story and it happened 70 years ago today. http://natpo.st/1jjEezp

Olympus Patents Impressive 12 and 14mm f/1.0 Ultra-Wide AF Lenses

While it’s not often a patent filing for new lenses can make your jaw drop, it’s certainly not out of the question, as Olympus is demonstrating with …

10 Photography Hacks that will Dramatically Improve Your Photos

No Studio? No Problem! Part 4: Photography Lighting Tips for Shooting in Tight Spaces

<i>Welcome to Time Out with Tanya, where I’ve put my fast paced graphic design career on hold in favor of adventures in motherhood. I’m capturing every</i> …

Living Rooms

Andrew Newey’s Spectacular Photographs of Honey Hunters in Nepal

Andrew Newey has covered some of the most incredible and rare cultures and traditions. From Mongolian eagle hunters to tribal festivals in Papua New …

150-Megapixel Full-Frame Sensor Announced

TowerJazz and Gpixel announced today at Image Sensors 2014 the release of the world’s highest-resolution CMOS image sensor. Gpixel’s 150 megapixel …

Cameras

The photographer who gave his life to tell the truth about Gaddafi's Libya

Chris was never short of words or stories, yet my most powerful memory of him occurs when I look at his overall body of work – and at an image of him that sits on my desk. It is impossible for me to choose a “favourite” Chris image; the essence of the man, his humanity and deep warmth, always came …

This Enormous Mosaic of the Moon’s North Pole is the Size of a Football Field at 300dpi!

We’re not sure how high-res you usually like your lunar photos, but we’re darn near certain NASA has gone leaps and bounds beyond that with their …

These Photographs by George Georgiou Are Heart Breaking

Photo by George Georgiou.<p>Photo by George Georgiou.<p>Photo by George Georgiou.<p>Photo by George Georgiou.<p>Photo by George Georgiou.<p>Photo by George Georgiou.<p>…

Cyclist wants you to try the drink that made him healthy again

<i>Each week, we seek expert advice to help a small or medium-sized business overcome a key issue.</i><p>Originally concocted in a kitchen blender, Rumble was designed by Paul Underhill, who was born with cystic fibrosis and underwent a double lung transplant in 2011, to bring himself back to health.<p>The …

In Pictures: Polar bear cubs make their debut

Twin polar bear cubs stand with their mother Giovanna in their enclosure at Tierpark Hellabrunn in Munich, March 19, 2014. The 14-week-old cubs, who made their first public appearance on Wednesday, have yet to be named.

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Business (Canada)

Alexia Sinclair’s Breathtaking Photo Shoot in a 350-Year-Old Frozen Castle

Photographer Alexia Sinclair recently completed one of the most beautiful and challenging photo shoots we’ve ever run across. The resulting …

NailSnaps Turns Your Smartphone Photos Into Nail Art

Have you ever been sitting around and thought to yourself, “I wish I could put my Instagram photos on my nails, rather than paint them”? Well, even …