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14 Useful Podcasts for Photographers

A podcast could be the best way to learn something new. Curious as to why I’m saying that?<p>Because the length of podcasts are usually pretty short …

Podcasting

Sigma 24mm f/1.4 Art Lens Review: One F-stop to Rule Them All

Sigma’s latest addition to its burgeoning fleet of Art lenses is just as dazzling as the first two incarnations. Riding the coattails of the beloved …

ISO, Aperture & Shutter Speed | A Cheat Sheet For Beginners

One of the first things you must learn as a new photographer is the relationship between ISO, aperture and shutter speed. Known as the “exposure …

35 Books You Need To Read In Your Twenties

From Cheryl Strayed's Wild to Amy Poehler's Yes Please, these are the books you need to get through your own roaring twenties. Inspired by this post.

The Second Sex

• <b>Author:</b> Simone de Beauvoir<p>TRANSLATED BY CONSTANCE BORDE AND SHEILA MALOVANY-CHEVALLIER<br>ANNOTATED AND INTRODUCED BY MARTINE REID<p>'Everyone who cares about freedom and justice for women should read <i>The Second Sex</i>' <i>Guardian</i><p>Simone de Beauvoir famously wrote, 'One is not born, but rather becomes, a woman'. …

Street Haunting and Other Essays

• <b>Author:</b> Virginia Woolf<p>Virginia Woolf began writing reviews for the <i>Guardian</i> 'to make a few pence' from her father's death in 1904, and continued until the last decade of her life. The result is a phenomenal collection of articles, of which this selection offers a fascinating glimpse, which display …

The Art of Belonging

• <b>Author:</b> Hugh MacKay<p><i>The eternal question 'Who am I?' must be weighed against an even deeper question: 'Who are we?' We are writing each other's stories as much as we are writing our own.</i><p>In his bestselling book, <b>The Good Life</b>, Hugh Mackay argued that kindness and respect for others are the hallmarks …

Defend Your Home With Artificial Intelligence

The Canary security system learns about your daily routine -- and picks up on anything out of the ordinary.<p>You’re out of town for the weekend, and you want to keep tabs on your home. You could set up a sophisticated security system -- with live video feeds, multiple sensors, and remote access -- …

17 Websites That Will Make You Smarter

This story originally appeared on Business Insider<p>Tired of wasting your time watching cat videos or scrolling through your Facebook newsfeed? Want to be more productive next time you go online?<p>Here's a list of websites that will actually make you smarter:<p><b>1. Digital Photography School —</b> Read through …

Productivity

Immortalizing Evander ‘The Real Deal’ Holyfield with a Wet Plate Portrait

I get a call on Saturday, February 28th, 2015, telling me “The Champ can give you an hour if you can pick him up at the hotel in 10 minutes”. “I’ll …

20 Pork Chop Recipes to Add to Your Weeknight Dinner Routine

What's better than a pork chop recipe? 20 pork chop recipes! Here are our favorite ways to cook a weeknight staple.<p><b>Pork chops: Is there anything they can't do?</b> Well, besides take out the trash and fold laundry, that is. They're quick-cooking, packed with tons of flavor, and incredibly versatile. …

The Simpsons and Their Mathematical Secrets

• <b>Author:</b> Simon Singh<p>You may have watched hundreds of episodes of <i>The Simpsons</i> (and its sister show <i>Futurama</i>) without ever realising that they contain enough maths to form an entire university course. In <i>The Simpsons and Their Mathematical Secrets</i>,Simon Singh explains how the brilliant writers, some of …

Archaeology

22 Contemporary Authors You Absolutely Should Be Reading

These writers are not to be missed.

52 Recipes to Get Your Braise On

Our best braised recipes from short ribs to chicken.<p><b>There are few things that make us happier than a good braise.</b> After a few hands-off hours on the stove or in the oven, your final dish will be full of incredible (mostly) meat flavor. Seriously, what could be better?

Cooking

The Alternative Guide to Photographic Terminology

Photographic terminology can often be confusing. It can often be perplexing, but today we are going to make it humorous by taking an alternative look …

How to Make Sichuan Chili Oil

A step-by-step guide to making your own Sichuan-style chili oil, with ingredients you can get at Asian supermarkets or online<p>If you're going to get into Sichuan cuisine—the most fiery and, to my mind, most flavorful of Chinese cooking styles—you are going to need some chili oil. It goes on …

Happy Birthday, Photoshop! Here’s a Look Back on 25 Years of Digital Photo Editing

Today marks the 25 year anniversary of Adobe Photoshop being launched and changing the way we see the world. Here’s a look at how Photoshop started …

14 Awe-Inspiring Images of Shooting Stars

The night sky is a canvas of innumerable wonders; granted, some people look up at night and don’t have much interest in what they’re seeing, …

Mars One mission: 100 hopefuls shortlisted for chance to leave Earth forever

The Mars One project aims to put the first humans on the Red Planet by 2024<p>Amateur astronauts hoping to make history by leaving Earth to live on Mars have been shortlisted for the one-way trip of a lifetime.<p>The final 100 candidates from the Mars One project have been whittled down from more than …

Alzheimer’s breakthrough: scientists home in on molecule which halts development of disease

Cambridge scientists raise prospect of new generation of treatments after finding technique to limit development of biggest cause of dementia<p>Scientists have found a method which could potentially stop the growth of Alzheimer’s disease in its tracks, raising the prospect of a wave of new treatments …

Love Your Introverts (It's The Quiet Ones You Should Watch)

Steve Wozniak arguably has one of the most creative and innovative brains in the history of technology.<p>“Woz” played a huge part in the way we view the place of technology in our lives. In his book iWoz, the Apple co-founder talks about his inventions and his creative process.<p>On creativity, he …

Personality

15 Films, Books, TV Shows And Songs That Were All Rejected From 'Harry Potter' To 'Breaking Bad' (PICS)

Chris Carter shot to fame, after creating the series 'X Files', but his path to success wasn't an easy one to navigate.<p>The creator experienced …

Should You Really Only Cook With Wine You'd Drink? The Truth About Cooking With Wine

People often say to only cook with a wine you'd be willing to drink. Is that true? Does it really matter what kind of wine I use for cooking?<p>Why does wine cause us so much anxiety? Whether choosing a bottle from the list at a fancy restaurant, or deciding which one to pour into a braise, we can't …

Flavors

Fauxtography: A New Comedy Web Series About the Struggles of This Instagram Era

Need a new show to watch? <i>Fauxtography</i> is a new comedic web series that’s geared toward people who love photography. It’s about the life of a young …

DSLR vs. Mirrorless | Are Mirrorless Cameras Really the Future Of Photography?

One of the most common phrases in photography circles these days is that “mirrorless is the future.” Like many other predictions, we usually tend to …

Rain-soaked street photographs that look like impressionist oil paintings

Olympus OM-D E-M10 - Smaller, Affordable OM-D • Camera News and Reviews

Olympus hit the parts bin and combined features of their popular OM-D E-M5 and E-M1 mirrorless cameras to create the new E-M10, a smaller more …

Canon Unveils the M3: A 24.2MP Mirrorless That Feels More Like a DSLR in a Compact’s Body

As the rumors foretold, Canon updated its M mirrorless line with a new camera today. The M3 is a 24.2MP mirrorless camera that introduces a new …