Andy Astfalck

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Eizo Announces Two AdobeRGB Monitors Built with Photographers in Mind

Looking to make the lives of photographers across the globe a little bit easier, high-end Japanese display company Eizo Corp has unveiled two new …

New Webinar: Growing Your Online Presence: Develop A Killer Online Social Media Strategy

Aimlessly posting to Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram is not the right way to promote your photography business. Today, allotting time to your online …

How to Find Your Photographic Niche

I’m told I give good advice. In my previous life as a lawyer, people were even known to pay a considerable amount of money for my advice. When …

Entrepreneurship

Photographer’s Best Friend: Google Reverse Image Search

It’s all diff’rent strokes for diff’rent folks when it comes to image usage and propagation online: while some photographers are happy to have their …

10 Things You Need to Know Before Becoming a Freelancer

As permanent and contracted photography jobs become scarce, many aspiring photographers are left with no choice but to become a freelancer. However, …

Employment

The Definitive Guide to Starting a Successful Photography Business - Houston Tx Advertising Photographer Robert Seale

Glamorous job? Not always…most of my days are spent sitting in front of a computer, not frolicking in the pool shooting Miss USA.<p>I get a call almost …

The Business of Photography: Be Remarkable. Build Fans. Get Clients.

“<i>Remarkable marketing is the art of building things worth noticing, right into your product or service. Not slapping on marketing as a last-minute</i> …

Top 10 Most Useful Blogs for Photographers

Besides PhotoMint, there are a few more blogs you might want to add to your weekly reading list. These are my favorites and the ones I think you will …

First Sigma 50mm Art Lens Review Claims Nikon and Canon Aren’t On the Same Level

When Sigma announced their 50m f/1.4 DG HSM Art lens, they included some extremely dramatic statements. Not only did they say that they wanted to …

Tutorial: How to Add Realistic Looking Sun Beams To Your Photographs in Post

In this ten minute video created by Glyn Dewis, you’ll get a nice little look at how to add sun rays to any photograph of your choosing by using …

Dinner Tonight: Chicken and Cashews + Chinese Broccoli Salad

This dinner is for the nights you crave Chinese take out but could do without the MSG hangover. There's nothing tricky or time consuming about the preparation, and using one wok (or heavy skillet, if you don't have one) means an easy clean up. Feel free to make any adaptions if needed: broccolini …

Food & Dining

A Girl and Her Pig's Carrot, Avocado, and Orange Salad

<i>In anticipation of this year's Piglet, we'll be sharing articles, recipes, and tips from past winners. Following The Art of Living According to Joe Beef is A Girl and Her Pig. Learn more about this year's tournament here, or head to Provisions to add some of the titles to your bookshelf!</i><p><i>Today:</i> …

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13 Wondrous Things to Do with Canned Beans

Yes, there's something beautiful in a pot of beans, simmering away: of spooning up its garlicky, brothy goodness, of stretching it all week, of feeling whole and useful and efficient. That's all wonderful. But when dinner needs to have happened five minutes ago, and you're looking for something to …

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9 Potato Recipes for St. Patrick's (or Any) Day

<i>EDITOR'S NOTE: This story originally ran in 2014, but we're republishing it in observance of St. Patrick's Day this year—these potato recipes are, after all, timeless.</i><p>Versatile, comforting, and cheap, potatoes are the ultimate crowd-pleaser. You probably don't need another excuse to eat them, but, …

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The 10 Pasta Recipes to Know

It's easy to look to pasta as that happy weeknight cure-all: the palette on which to throw any bits and bobs, to dress with the random things hanging out in the pantry, to just top with cheese and call it dinner. But there are some classic pasta dishes -- or just really delicious ones -- that we …

Italian Food

31 DIY Ways To Make Your Backyard Awesome This Summer

While you're impatiently waiting for summer to just GET HERE already, start planning your outdoor space.

Home Depot

The much-rumoured Nikon Df is finally reality - we had a sneak preview... http://www.t3.com/reviews/nikon-df-review

The Ultimate Guide To The Frequency Separation Technique

Chances are you have already learned what Frequency Separation (FS) technique is, as it became mainstream in the past few years. However, many FS …

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15 Bike Lights That Won’t Look Lame on Your Frame

Just because bike lights are a crucial part of cycling safety doesn’t mean they have to look lame on your frame. Whether you’re rocking a trail or riding on the road, these 15 bold and beautiful bike lights will get you noticed so you can concentrate on getting to where you’re going safely <i>and</i> in …

15 Heart-Healthy Recipes That Are Done In Less Than 30 Minutes

These quick, heart-healthy recipes have just 5 grams or less of saturated fat per serving. #winning!<p>3 of 15<p>Raymond Horn<p>Seared Tilapia with Pineapple …

Food

How to make the perfect baba ganoush

Everyone has their gastronomic tics – those dishes, or ingredients, or techniques, that suddenly make everything else on the menu look like ugly sisters. The word "smoky" generally does it for me, although I'm a sucker for a nice juicy aubergine as well, so if baba ganoush is available, you can …

Fennel, orange and burghul salad

Step 1<p>Place burghul in a bowl. Pour over 1/2 cup (125ml) cold water and stand for 20 minutes.<p>Step 2<p>Trim tops from fennel, reserving green fronds. Cut …

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How To Make The Best Grilled Cheese Ever

Yum yum yum yum yuhummmmmm.<p>Recipe by Izy Hossack<p>Serves 1<p><b>INGREDIENTS</b><p>2 slices of white bread<p>1/3 cup grated Cheddar cheese<p>1/4 cup grated, or finely chopped mozzarella<p>2 to 3 tbsp soft butter<p>1/2 tsp Dijon mustard (optional)<p><b>PREPARATION</b><p>1. Grate and slice the cheese.<p>2. Mix 2 tbsp of the cheddar with the …

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Grilled Cheese With Guacamole Might Be The Best Thing Ever

I admit it: I was a hot avocado snob. Look around you, I'm sure you know one. I'm talking about people who scoff at the idea of serving avocado at any temperature other than cool. People who hear of tempura-fried avocado and sneer in disgust. Those who would mini-puke at the very thought of putting …

30 Amazing Grilled Cheese Sandwiches

April is National Grilled Cheese Month and I have 30 amazing grilled cheese sandwich recipes for you, one for every day of the month! Grilled cheese …