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Craving an Easy Shrimp Dinner? Make This Curry

For me, every meal begins at the market — in this case, the fish market. The routine is always the same: Check what’s on display, find the most fetching option and consider guests’ tastes (and the contents of my wallet). Take the plunge.<p>On a recent trip, I saw many attractive possibilities, but it …

Seafood

10 Simple Black and White Photography Tips

Practical tips to make better black and white photos: Black and White Articles How to Master Black and White Street Photography Black and White …

Street Photography

What is the Golden Ratio in Photography and How to Use It

Imagine you’re standing at the edge of a rock. There’s an incredible scene under your feet. Even the light is perfect. Yet, you look through the …

Landscape Photography

The Rules To Urban Photography, According To A Pro

Photographers are drawn to beauty, and we are drawn to photographers. As of late, however, we’ve focused primarily on mother nature’s deft brushstrokes — whether in the beauty of a happy festival goer or the blue light bathing a coastline as the tide encroaches on the sand. Still, the manmade …

Photography

How To Make Killer Wide-Angle Landscapes | Sony

I still remember getting my first 16-35mm lens on a full- frame camera. It was like a whole new world of possibilities had been opened up for me. I …

Landscape Photography

Foreground Depth Photography Tips on Composition

Beaches are usually a sort of visual chaos. There’s sand, surf, and the sun. But there are also rocks and tidal pools. More often than not, it’s …

Landscape Photography

The Ultimate Focus Stacking Guide

Focus Stacking for Sharper Images<p>It’s becoming harder to get the entire image sharp with the constantly wider lenses and more extreme foregrounds …

Landscape Photography

2 forms of exercise are the best way to stave off the effects of aging. Here's how to incorporate them into your life.

One of the most powerful means of reaping these benefits is exercise — and in many cases, you already have everything you need to get it: a body.<p>As we age, two forms of exercise are the most important to focus on: aerobic exercise, or cardio, which gets your heart pumping and sweat flowing, and …

Exercise

Know How to Pose and Be a Better Photographer

In this video, Sorelle Amore gives tips on posing for photos by posing herself. She shows on camera what the various ways are to create angles, …

Moment lenses — the DSLR killer?

I travel with a Canon DSLR and two primes, a 35mm f1.4 and an 85mm f1.2 (endearingly nicknamed, “the fat kid”). Switching lenses is cumbersome and not ideal in certain environments, like a Saigon street market, densely crowded with vendors, tourists and thieves.<p>After lugging this camera kit through …

Mobile Photography

Europe’s Planned Digital Tax Heightens Tensions With U.S.

WASHINGTON — A global attempt to prevent large, multinational companies from shifting their profits to lower-tax jurisdictions is setting off a fight between the United States and Europe, as policymakers on both sides of the Atlantic spar over efforts to impose new taxes on foreign firms.<p>On …

32 Of The Absolute Best Products On Amazon — Because 5,000+ Reviewers Can't Be Wrong

For better or for worse, Amazon has some of the most brutally honest reviewers on the internet. If there's something to be said about an item, …

Tasty food recipes to help you stick to healthy calorie limits - Cornwall Live

People are eating hundreds more calories than they should be.<p>Public Health England is urging people to stick to new limits for the three main …

Food

4 Baby Exercises That Help Infants Build Strength Safely

Newborns aren’t really known for their raw, explosive power. But when they hit six months, it’s time for baby exercises so they can get swole.<p>Whether …

Pediatrics

Here’s How to Print Your Photographs and Get the Best Possible Results (VIDEO)

While most photographers spend considerable time mastering techniques for capturing and editing their images, very few are equally concerned with …

Landscape Photography

Make This Sheet Pan Balsamic Chicken and Broccoli for Dinner

February is not my favorite month. While I'd like to think I'd spend time in my kitchen making long, labor-intensive dinners, like lasagna bolognese …

Make This Greek Avocado Chicken Salad and Eat It All Week

Chicken salad and tuna salad are tried-and-true lunch staples. I don't think there was ever a time that I went to my grandparents' home and opened …

Twisted Road: Motorcycle sharing website lets you rent bikes to (and from) strangers

Twisted Road offers a vision of a motorcycling utopia where bike owners all across the United States put their bikes up for rent, and riders have …

Street Fighter

This map shows the US really has 11 separate 'nations' with entirely different cultures

The United States comprises several different regions, each with its own rich history and cultural identity.<p>Exactly where those regions start and end has been a long-running debate, but according to author Colin Woodard, the United States can be divided into 11 distinct sub-nations.<p>Woodard mapped …

New Jersey

Tax Law Offers a Carrot to Gig Workers. But It May Have Costs.

The new tax law is likely to accelerate a hotly disputed trend in the American economy by rewarding workers who sever formal relationships with their employers and become contractors.<p>Management consultants may soon strike out on their own, and stockbrokers may hang out their own shingle.<p>More cable …

The Failed War on Drugs

The war on drugs in the United States has been a failure that has ruined lives, filled prisons and cost a fortune. It started during the Nixon administration with the idea that, because drugs are bad for people, they should be difficult to obtain. As a result, it became a war on supply.<p>As first …

The Ultimate Guide to Muscle Gain and Hypertrophy

A Comprehensive Guide to Getting Bigger<p>So you want big muscles. Where do we start? We'll start with some of the ways that muscles grow through …

The essentials of controlling your exposure part 1: aperture

This is the first in a series of posts where I will look in detail at the four means of controlling the brightness of a digital video image: …

Everything you need to know about beef cuts in one chart

Beef cuts don’t have to be intimidating.<p>Whether it’s chuck, brisket, rib, loin, round, plate, or flank, the most important thing you need to know is …

Cooking

Easy Crock Pot Beef With Italian Seasonings

Nothing says comfort food like pot roast on a chilly day. It's easy to make in a Dutch oven and even simpler in a crockpot. This recipe, which cooks …

Cooking

15 Easy Side Dishes to Serve with Beef Tenderloin

Beef tenderloin is an annual feast in our household. Covering the beef tenderloin in a salt crust makes roasting it easy and fast, which leaves me …

10 Absolutely Delicious Ways to Turn Mushrooms into Dinner

When it comes to adding vegetables to dinner, there are two camps: the ones I pick in an effort to feel like I'm doing something good for myself (aka …

Samsung 2TB 850 PRO Series SATA 2.5" SSD MZ-7KE2T0BW B&H

The <b>2TB 2.5" SSD 850 Pro</b> from <b>Samsung</b> is an internal drive that offers storage space for Windows and Mac systems. This SSD features 32 layer 3D V-NAND …

Read the Full Text of John McCain's Speech at the Liberty Medal Award Ceremony

Sen. John McCain offered a sharp rebuttal of isolationism Monday night during his speech at the 2017 Liberty Medal Award Ceremony.<p>“We are living in …