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Your dark chocolate addiction is driving up the price of chocolate

Cocoa prices are climbing fast. Cocoa futures jumped to $2,868 per ton ($3,161 per tonne) on Jan. 27, the highest price since mid-September of 2011.<p>Cocoa prices are soaring for several reasons, but one in particular is rising demand for darker chocolate, which takes more cocoa to make. The average …

Dessert

Social Media for Photographers

Social Media

Try This Jewelry Trend: Winter-White Jewelry That's Also Spring-Ready

We are hot off the heels of a major blizzard in the Northeast, and I couldn't help but be completely taken with the beauty of the snow on my walk home last night. Cold but inspired, I have found beautiful jewelry that makes me think of icicles and snowflakes that are not limited to your winter …

Could The Rhino Slider Be The Best DSLR Video Slider On The Market?

In the photography world it is all about lighting, lighting, lighting. For videographers the main emphasis is not necessarily lighting as much as it …

Videography

OFM photography competition: show us your packed lunch

Contribute with Guardian Witness<p>What did you pack for lunch today? Whether you rustled up a clever salad, built a doorstop sandwich or put together a delicious three course extravaganza, we want to see it.<p>Observer Food Monthly is offering the chance to win a signed copy of The Little Book of Lunch. …

5 Essential Tips for Taking Beautiful Winter Photos

Maybe you got a brand new camera over the holidays and are itching to try it out or maybe you just want to try to capture some of the beauty of …

Landscape Photography

Russian Mother Takes Magical Portraits of Her Two Boys and their Animal Friends

Russian photographer Elena Shumilova only got into photography in early 2012, when she acquired her first camera. But if you were to look through her …

Why Sugar Makes Us Feel So Good

Last week, I reported that scientists are working their way toward a consensus that sugar is addictive. While some researchers are still hesitant to liken sweet stuff to drugs or alcohol, the evidence is accumulating to explain why some of us really struggle to resist or moderate our sugar intake. …

Cool waves: the best surfing photography – in pictures

Chris Power<p>First published on Tue 14 Jan 2014 12.00 EST