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7 Ways to Spruce Up Your Photography

The folks over at COOPH are back at it again with a new video called 7 Funky Photography Tips. They include a number of ways to make your photography …

Photography

Shooting Better Food Images With One Light

Food photography isn’t tough to do, but good quality food photography can be incredibly tough. It’s all about timing, composition, colors and …

Natural Light

5 Steps to Land a New Job

Cut through the competition with these tips<p>Competition is fierce. To learn how to cut through it, we follow a single post on monster.com to see how one man scores a gig—and how you can, too.<p>The man: Brad Senecal, a 2008 University of Connecticut grad with a dual degree in business administration …

How to Make the Most of Your Camera's Kit Lens

Though many photographers will turn their noses away from the kit lens, they’ve continued to improve over the years and manufacturers haven’t ignored …

Landscape Photography

The Mistake Oprah Says People Make When Dreaming Big

In November 2004, Paolo Presta's life was forever changed when Oprah's Wildest Dreams bus dropped in for a surprise visit at his family's grocery …

Video: A Must-Watch Commencement Speech for Creatives at Every Stage in Their Journey

Neil Gaiman is an author, a writer whose work you have probably read at some point or another, but the advice he offers in this 20-minute …

10 Lessons From Steve Jobs for Your Photography Brand

Make a Good Product<p>From the performance of Apple’s product, to its design, and the beautiful box it comes carefully wrapped in – when you buy the …

Steve Jobs

8 things the world's most successful people all have in common

I've posted a lot about the strategies of very successful people: artists, scientists, business leaders…<p>Looking back, what patterns do we see?<p><b>Busy,</b> …

Ten Tips for Building Stronger Networks in Work and Life

Most people understand that to be successful, they need to network. But actually going out and doing it is another matter. People "are daunted by the …

Business, Law, Economics & Society

Many thanks to Gordon and the Glom for the invitation! As Gordon mentioned in his kind introduction, I’m an associate professor at Loyola Law School, …

Garlicky Shrimp Scampi | Williams-Sonoma Taste

The term “scampi” is used to describe sauteed jumbo shrimp in a butter, white wine sauce. If you like, substitute scallops instead, or use a combination of both. They’re delicious with the sauce, and small bay scallops will cook in about the same amount of time as the shrimp. Serve the saucy scampi …

Seafood

5 Tips For Taking Better Food Photos When You Travel

By now, we’ve all been guilty of doing it. It’s one of the fastest epidemics that not even scientists can explain. Anthropologists and historians …

Tomatina: A Tomato Fest (Tart and Soup)

A few years ago my husband and I took our (then) six-week old son to Spain. We travelled to Barcelona, Figures and Valencia. The food was incredible, …

Braised Chicken Thighs with Carrots, Potatoes and Thyme | Williams-Sonoma Taste

Fresh herbs and sweet carrots update this old-fashioned skillet dinner. Serve with a side of homemade cornbread for a meal that feels homey and special — perfect for fall.<p><b>Braised Chicken Thighs with Carrots, Potatoes and Thyme</b><p>1 1/2 lb. (750 g.) skinless, boneless chicken thighs, fat trimmed<p>Kosher …

Recipes

Basil Chicken in Coconut-Curry Sauce

Back when my husband Jack and I first started dating – and we discovered our shared love of food and cooking – we used to take turns making dinner. …

Recipes

Roasted Cauliflower Soup with Sourdough Croutons | Mississippi Kitchen

div class=”separator” style=”clear: both; text-align: center;”><p>I have been dreaming of making a cream soup since the spring when I won a shopping …

Recipes

Easy Classic Cream of Mushroom Soup

You can make this delicious, <i>Easy Classic Cream of Mushroom Soup</i> in just 20 minutes! Perfect for a comforting homemade mushroom soup any time.<p>I have …

Caramelized Onion + Parsnip Soup with Chickpeas | Hello Glow

Is there anything more comforting at the end of a cold, wintry day than a steaming bowl of soup? Add some crusty bread and a glass of wine and I’m …

Recipes

Creamy Cauliflower Soup with Brown Butter

I’m not one to wax poetic about soup.<p>Soup is soup and often quite boring soup at that.<p>For me, soup is usually a vehicle for eating more bread. Creamy …

15 Ways to Get Better Black and White Images

Digital has provided a surprising resurgence in black and white photography. The ability to create a monochrome image either in camera or later in …

Tutorials

15 Way That Candids Can Improve Your Photography

You might think that making the casual snapshot or candid photograph might not lead you to become a better photographer. You thought wrong. Practice …

15 Affordable Items That Can Make a Difference with Your Photography

Photographers often fixate on the big-ticket items such as the big camera or lens. And while those items can make a big difference in our …

How to Get Sharper Images Through Proper In Camera and Post Production Routines

So you want sharper images? Sure, you already know that you should stop down your lens and shoot at a lower ISO; but do you know about how black …

Five Tips To Add New Styles Of Photography To Your Portfolio

Lately there’s been a bad trend in photography: photographers stealing or buying images, to make their portfolios look better. As photographers we …

25 Things Every Man Should Be Able to Do in the Kitchen

Your name might not be Jamie Oliver, but it takes a lot less than you think to become a master chef in your own kitchen. With these simple tips from this Reddit thread, throwing together a feast with friends and family will become a breeze.<p><b>1. Wash Your Hands</b><p>Yes, we know -- this isn't kindergarten. …

How to Work with Someone You Hate

Working with someone you hate can be distracting and draining. Pompous jerk, annoying nudge, or incessant complainer, an insufferable colleague can negatively affect your attitude and performance. Instead of focusing on the work you have to do together, you may end up wasting time and energy trying …

A Guide To South Africa's Economic Bubble And Coming Crisis

As Africa’s wealthiest major economy, South Africa has played a key symbolic role in the emerging markets boom that has transformed the global economy in the past decade. Unfortunately, like most other emerging economies now, South Africa is experiencing an economic bubble that shares many …

10 Questions You'd Better Ask Your Boss

I once worked on a team that helped produce a nightly television news show. The format didn’t vary much, the deadlines were the same every night and my colleagues and I were experienced pros. But our senior producer had a tough time letting us just do our thing. Even though we sat in offices mere …

Achieve Your Goals in 2014 — Here’s Research That Can Help

1. Successful people do nine things differently than everyone else.<p>2. The rest of us hold ourselves back in five major ways.<p>3. But don’t stress! Just change the way you think about stress.<p>4. To spot new opportunities, imagine yourself in the future.<p>5. And act like a leader before you are one.<p>6. …