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These coders used 13,000 old photos to make a Google Street View map of San Francisco in the 1800s

If you’ve ever wondered what it would feel like to travel back in time and walk the streets of San Francisco, this might be the closest you’ll get.<p>Two developers, Dan Vanderkam and Raven Keller, had the brilliant idea to take all the old photographs from the San Francisco Historical Photograph …

Smoke Bombs Are the Wedding Photography Trend You NEED to Try

In theory, fog machines are cool. They can instantly add more drama and mystery to a scene. But in reality, it never goes as smoothly as planned. It smells weird, it doesn’t always work…. Basically, it’s not an ideal thing to deal with on your wedding day. If you’re looking for something to take …

Weddings

I am David Lingham and this is why I shoot film

We grabbed some time to have a chat with David Lingham, Wales-based darkroom purist and ex-litho industry stripper (not THAT kind). David’s got some …

Weird Cycling Gear You Should Bring on Every Ride

Packing these seven uncommon products can get you out of almost any jam<p>When heading out for a ride, most cyclists know to carry a few crucial items: food, water, a spare tube, and a pump to name a few. But experienced riders almost always have some surprising or unexpected pieces of cycling gear …

Cycling

Bacon As Ride Food: Your Secret Weapon?

That delectable hand-up won’t hurt you. Heck, it might even help.<p>Bacon is in a bit of a bind (again). And we don’t mean the delicious wrapped-around-a-scallop kind.<p>The World Health Organization just slotted it next to cigarettes in the list of stuff that causes cancer. Does that mean stuffing a …

Nutrition

4 Supersimple Protein Bars You Can Make at Home

Whip up muscle-building treats without the bogus ingredients<p>Whether you're in the saddle or on the couch, protein is an incredibly important part of your diet as a cyclist. On the bike, protein slows digestion and lowers a food’s glycemic index, preventing spikes in your blood sugar that lead to …

Nutrition

Real-life Forrest Gump took a cross-country CitiBike trip and Instagrammed it all

Jeffrey Tanenhaus was bored with his life in New York City. At 35, the rat race held such little allure that he ended his lease in Brooklyn, New …

How the Very First Commercial Instant Camera Came to Be

written by jennifer_pos on 2018-01-31 #gear #news #people #videos<p>Siegfried A. Fruhauf is an austrian filmmaker and artist. He recently took his …

Fine Art Photographer - Desiree Shuey

My name is Desiree Shuey and I am a Southern California-based fine art women photographer. I recently moved away from the title “boudoir” as I felt …

Photography

Rare color photos of 1928 England, full of soul and spunk

England in Color<p>The King's Country, caught in Autochrome<p>In the late 1920s and early 1930s <i>National Geographic</i> sent photographer Clifton R. Adams to …

7 Things I Learned On My 673-Mile Bike Ride

I remember coming up with the idea of the trip only a couple weeks in advance. And then all too soon, I booked my flight, shipped my bike, and made my way to San Francisco.<p>At first, it was funny biking up to people and asking for directions to San Diego. They usually questioned me several times as …

San Diego

Why One Company Refuses To Let Polaroid's Instant Photography Die

Polaroid jumped into the digital sharing-happy world last week with the Cube, a new WiFi-enabled camera that uploads images directly to the Web. It’s a break with Polaroid’s legacy of instant printing—rather than instant uploads.<p>The Cube would be cold comfort to Polaroid fans still mourning the …

Polaroid Photography

Fueling Secrets of the Pros

These five recipes help elite riders pack maximum nutrition into every bite<p>I recently spent five days riding (and eating) with Team Colavita/Bianchi p/b Fine Cooking as a guest at their team training camp in Clermont, Florida. As one might imagine, a team sponsored by food and recipe companies …

Food

Make Your Own Granola Bars

Power through your next ride with these homemade granola bars<p>When you’re stuck at a gas station in the middle of nowhere and bonking is imminent, packaged granola bars can seem like a godsend. Unfortunately, they’re actually packed full of sugar and unpronounceable ingredients. For a healthier …

Breakfast

101 Cycling Tips to Completely Transform Your Bike Life

Ride better, get stronger, be happier, go faster, look nicer, stay safer, get fitter, smile wider, and lots more<p>Want to be a better cyclist? Just ride. Every time you turn the pedals, you naturally improve a little. Of course, one well-placed tip, trick, or nugget of wisdom can help you achieve …

Cycling

Enlighten Your Ride With Yoga

Get your om on! Improve your ride with the strength, flexibility, and feel-good benefits of yoga.<p>San Francisco cyclist and yoga instructor Pat Bailey frequently can be found snapping selfies as she twists like a pretzel in surprising places, often with a bike. Those eye-catching poses have inspired …

Yoga

Clean Eating for Cyclists

Eating to ride shouldn't be complicated. Here's the lowdown on the latest nutrition trends—and how they can help you fuel up and feel good on the bike.<p>If you've been kicking around the idea of radically changing the way you eat but are wondering how it will affect your energy when you ride, here's …

Nutrition

How to Fix a Wobbly Bicycle Wheel

Our Favorite Indie Bike Apparel Companies

Just outside the mainstream, these companies are innovating cycling kit design

San Francisco

Rare Photos From 1966 Show the NYC Subway in Full Color

Change comes slowly to the subway. Signs hang for decades. Trains are rarely replaced. A new line can take centuries. So the subway captured in these …

Lighting an Outdoor Portrait with 12 Thrifty Godox Off-Camera Flashes

Here’s a behind-the-scenes video by photographer David Iliyn showing how he recently did an outdoor photo shoot with a musician with 12 separate …

The First Hasselblad in Space is Up for Auction, and It Comes with the First ZEISS Lens in Space

Space camera collectors and space camera admirers grab your bibs and prepare for some serious drooling. Seven months after that Hasselblad that may …