Marcia Salazar

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Then-and-Now Photos of the Devastation and Recovery After Hurricane Ike

In 2008, Hurricane Ike ripped through Texas leaving massive flooding and what turned out to be about $19.3 billion in damage. In Houston, the task of …

The Ultimate Guide to Learning how to use Your first DSLR

In this guide we share tips on how to use a DSLR. It's perfect for beginner photographers with their first camera. You'll be taking great photos in …

How to Make Baked Macaroni and Cheese

Macaroni and cheese is a classic meal, and for many people, it is a comfort food. It can be eaten for lunch or dinner, and can be reheated easily the …

Pasta

How to Make Fried Chicken

Fried chicken is popular because it's tasty and it can be eaten both freshly cooked or cold as a picnic food or cold-plate snack. Fried chicken is so …

How to Make Salisbury Steak

Salisbury steak is named after the physician who invented it; a tasty hamburger “steak” that is low in carbohydrates. Salisbury steak is usually …

How to Create an Atkins Diet Menu Plan

The Atkins Diet claims that it can help people lose weight quickly, and keep it off, by following a multi-phase plan of eating guidelines. The …

How to Get Rid of Pantry Moths

Pantries are susceptible to unwanted guests, including pantry moths. If your pantry has been invaded by these pests, read this wikiHow to learn how …

How to Make Chewy Chocolate Chip Cookies

Community Tested<p>Chocolate chip cookies are considered by some to be one of the best types of cookies around. If you're looking for a chewy cookie …

How to Get Rid of Possums

Possums are usually non-aggressive animals, but they can create unsanitary conditions and may turn aggressive if they become diseased. There are …

How to Make Snickerdoodles

Some accounts say that snickerdoodles take their name from the German word <i>Schneckennudeln</i>. [1] Other accounts say that these cookies picked up their …

How to Make Honey Oat Bars

For a tasty snack, these honey oat bars are sure to hit the spot. They're easily made, you can change the dried fruit additions as wished, and …

How to Make Crispy Parmesan Asparagus Sticks

Crispy Parmesan asparagus sticks are wonderful appetizers that taste like slender, crunchy vegetable fries. They also taste just as good if your …

How to Photograph the Moon

Photographing the moon can be tricky. Last year I had a go at it, and it was a complete disaster, with the moon looking like a big, bright, blurry …

Shutter Speed

Man Shares Murder Picture on Facebook After Shooting His Wife

A Miami man is in jail after allegedly killing his wife, then confessing to the crime and posting a grisly image of the body on Facebook.<p>The incident …

How Do You Start a Photography Business?

The business of photography is something you really need to approach based on an honest assessment of your abilities, strengths, and interests. From …

Small Business

Photographing Tweens and Teens

Booking teens and tweens for photo shoots is always fun. They have so much energy and enthusiasm and it really shows once they step in front of the …

Good Example of How the Angles You Use in Portrait Photography Matter a Lot

One problem (amongst many) in portrait photography is where to shoot from. Do you shoot at the subject’s eye level? Below? Above? Unfortunately, …

Summer Photography Tips and Techniques

<b>Beach Photography Tips</b><p>Being on the beach is all about fun, so make sure you capture the enjoyment. Get your friends or family to run on the sand; set …

Scary Window and Other Great Shots

Each week, to make things easier for you, we compile the best of what's happening on Light Stalking into one easy format. Since we publish a …

Family Portrait Ideas

Every family needs a portrait, and not everyone wants the same traditional group photo. These days, people are after a more human touch. And many …

4 Ways To Make Money As A Photographer

Wouldn’t it be nice to make money doing something you love – even if it were just enough to cover the costs of that hobby? I’m going to share with …

Photography

10 Tips for Creating Great Family Portraits

With my background being in classic style studio portraiture (aka “boring”), and 25 years experience photographing portraits and weddings, I have a …

Photography

Review: Olympus E-P5 Can Do Tons But Weighs Just Ounces

It’s the newly released Olympus E-P5 PEN. A 16.1MP Micro Four Thirds retro-styled pocket shooter capable of 9FPS. But will it raise your heartbeat to …

Day Care Workers Fired for Making Fun of Children Through Instagram Photos

Instagram can be a force for good. For example, the hashtag and Instagram account #litterati has encouraged thousands to pick up trash they find on …

Hauntingly Beautiful Portraits Captured by Talented Young Photographer

Undiscovered talent is always a pleasure to share, especially if it is of remarkable caliber. Anyone that comes across the portfolio of Greg Ponthus …

How to Know if You're Ready for a DSLR

You love taking pictures. You aren’t necessarily trying to make money from it, it’s just something you thoroughly enjoy — photography for …

Controversy Erupts After Stolen Picture Wins Samsung Photo Contest

One of the downsides to living in an uber-connected digital world is the ease with which intellectual property can be stolen. Whichever bogus excuse …

Hannah Anderson, DiMaggio seen on highway 20 hours before house fire

Nearly 20 hours before<p>James DiMaggio's house caught fire, the 40-year-old was already on the road with San Diego County teenagerHannah Anderson, as evidenced by a photograph taken at aU.S. Border Patrolcheckpoint, officials said Tuesday.<p>San Diego County Sheriff's Department spokeswoman Jan Caldwell …

Rodent fur 'in Mexican ketchup'

<b>Brazilian health officials have banned a batch of Mexico-made Heinz ketchup, after detecting traces of rodent fur.</b><p>The government said in a statement that it had banned all sales, distribution and marketing of the batch.<p>The Mexican authorities have launched their own inquiry, and have ordered an …

Environmental Health