Angel A Martinez

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The Rise of the Outrageously Long Commute

Some businesspeople are working half of the week in far-off countries or catching 3 a.m. trains just so that they don’t have to uproot their lives at home.<p>A few years back, David Neeleman, the founder of JetBlue Airways, left his company and launched a new airline in Brazil. The airline, Azul, …

Commuting

Russia warns US of ‘unintended incidents’ over Syria

The growing rift between the United States and Russia over concerns that Moscow is employing its military to protect Syria's embattled president appeared to widen Friday when a Russian official called for military cooperation with Washington in order to avoid "unintended incidents."<p>The comments …

The 10 Best Beauty Looks: Week of September 7, 2015

Change is in the air, and the week’s best beauty looks were a testament to the stealth impact of a few choice hair and makeup tweaks. <b>Victoria Beckham</b> debuted a freshly snipped set of long bangs made for a posh side sweep, while <b>Poppy Delevingne</b> lent her arctic dye job a punkish edge with sooty lids …

6 Best Summer Scones

Upgrade summer brunch with these six fluffy scones that feature delicious summer fruit.<p>Upgrade summer brunch with these six fluffy scones that …

5 Savory Eggplant Dishes for Brunch

Put tender, late-summer eggplant to good use with these five savory brunch recipes.<p>Put tender, late-summer eggplant to good use with these five …

Turn on Your Oven for 35 Minutes, Have Breakfast for the Whole Week

Oatmeal is by far my favorite breakfast. I love a good chia pudding, a savory tostada or breakfast burrito, or a simple serving of avocado toast. But no matter how humble or predictable a warm bowl oats may be, nothing can take their place.<p>Which leaves me with the conundrum of finding a way to …

Best Cake Mix Cookie Recipes

Start with a box of cake mix and get baking with these incredibly easy recipes from Camilla Saulsbury's <i>The Ultimate Cake Mix Cookie Book</i><p>The Ultimate …

Dessert

Italian Tomato Hoagie

4 Servings<p>There’s nothing wrong with a regular tomato-and-mayo sandwich, but this shredded lettuce and Italian vinaigrette masterpiece is worthy too.<p>August 2015Print<p>Ingredients<p>Vinaigrette<p>3 tablespoons olive oil<p>3 tablespoons vegetable oil<p>2 tablespoons red wine vinegar<p>2 tablespoons white wine …

How to make chocolate biscotti - Part 1

The Eclair Recipe You've Always Wanted

In this video, Samantha Seneviratne (behind Love, Cake) walks through her recipes for chocolate-topped eclairs and cream puffs. Watch above to see how the pastry chef/cookbook author does it, starting with her fool-proof dough.<p>Chocolate-Almond Eclairs and Cream PuffsMakes about 12 small eclairs or …

3 hot dog hacks to take your summer barbecue to the next level

To celebrate National Hot Dog Day, kick your hot dog game up a notch with these three incredible tricks from Justin Chapple, the test kitchen pro behind Food & Wine's Mad Genius Tips.<p><b>Tip 1: Spiral-Cut Hot Dogs</b><p><b>Why:</b> Spiral-cut hot dogs have lots of nooks and crannies that act as a catch-all for fun …

Everything You Can Do With a Jar of Marinated Peppers

When you live in a neighborhood with excellent imported goods but lots of questionable fresh produce, you start getting extra creative with your pantry. When I lived in a Greek neighborhood, for instance, yogurt was a cuisine. These days, I find my fridge is overrun with something else: jarred …

The Food Lab: How to Make a Burger King-Style Whopper Fit for The King

As far as the Big Three fast food burger chains go—that'd be McDonald's, Wendy's, and Burger King—I have a clear hierarchy in my mind. Wendy's wins by a red-haired country mile for serving burgers that actually taste like, well, burgers. McDonald's has its own unique flavor profile that keeps it …

100 Years of American Fashion and Makeup Trends Shown in a Two-Minute Time-Lapse

In this two-minute time-lapse video by Mode Glam (previously), a beautiful woman models 100 years of American fashion and makeup trends beginning …

5 Things to Communicate to Your Wedding Photographer

Some people think photography is the most important part of the wedding day. The pictures and videos that capture the exact moment you say "I do," exchange your first kiss, and begin your first dance are going to be displayed all over the walls of your home, social media and will definitely be the …

Wedding Planner: The Biggest Hat You’ll Often Wear as a Wedding Photographer

Let’s discuss the reality of being a working wedding photographer. I’m not talking about being a ‘rockstar’ photographer who charges 25K and shoots a …

Why to Consider Doing Photography Related Volunteering in Your Community

There is so much power in photography, as the old adage goes: A picture is worth a thousand words. Imagine if you did more than just create a …

Creating Wedding Cinemagraphs with Photographer Lindsay Adler

New York-based photographer and instructor Lindsay Adler recently collaborated with cinemagraph software maker Flixel to create a set of three …

4 In-Camera Tools That Can Help You Create Beautiful Landscape Images

From sunrises, sunsets, desert ranges, majestic mountains to fields of flowers, creating beautiful landscape images can be easy at times, and …

Lightroom Mobile Deep Dive Video

The Lightroom mobile app can be a really useful tool if […]

Lightroom

Understanding the Human Eye and How To Retouch it Naturally

I can assure you that this isn't another boring tutorial on how not to overdo eyes with Photoshop. Searching for the perfect method has come to an …

Controlling Color, Exposure, and Blurriness in Photography

With summer upon us, soon your family vacation time will also be here. During your trip, wouldn’t you like your digital photos to look just like the …

Shutter Speed

How Photoshop’s Sharpening Tools Work and How to Best Use Them

Want a better understanding of how Photoshop’s sharpening filters work and how to best use them? Here’s a tutorial in which Photoshop expert Deke …

Profoto B2: The World’s First Off-Camera Flash That Can Also Be Used On-Camera

After shaking up the lighting industry with the B1 flash system back in 2013, Profoto is back today with another “game changing” product: the Profoto …

How To Make Sure Your Pictures Are As Clean As Possible

It is no secret that a picture will rarely look the same on every media. Even from one screen to another there can be a huge difference! Blacks that …

How to Make a Starburst Effect for Your Photographs

When taking a photo in light sources such as the sun, you may see that your images have a special quality on the light. This unique quality is called …

Landscape Photography

More Lightroom 6 Details Leak Out: HDR & Panorama Merge

Lightroom 6 is expected to launch within the next week or so with several new features. Thanks to leaks from Adobe, we now know a little more about …