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Don't Buy A DSLR

Just getting into photography? Great! When you're looking for a camera, keep on walking past those DSLRs--as of now, their moment is over.<p>You want to get more into photography. You've got somewhere between a few and several hundred dollars to spend on a camera. You want to learn a little bit about …

These 6 Essential Composition Skills Can Turn You Into a Really Good Photographer

Composition isn't just about knowing where to place elements in a frame. It isn't just about finding lines that lead to your subjects, or identifying …

A Photo Tour of Beguiling Savannah

<b>In a nutshell:</b> Historic Savannah is beguiling and ethereal with its mystical moss-draped oaks shading cobblestone streets. There are 24 squares forming a series of neighborhoods with elegant and eclectic mansions. The distinctive district screams of old money with a tad of scandal to spice things …

How to Get a Free iPhone 6 and Some Cash, Too

If you’re desperate for an iPhone 6, then you’re in luck: Competing trade-in programs between major U.S. carriers have made it so that many customers …

Mobile Technology

“Why I Want to Switch to Nikon, But Can’t”: Tony Northrup Throws Gas on the Canikon Debate

Photographer and educator Tony Northrop is stirring the pot again, offering a bit of education on a hotly debated topic. Don’t worry though, this …

Man 3-D Prints Backyard Castle, Plans Two-Story House Next

We've been using cement as a building material for thousands of years — but never quite like this. Andrey Rudenko of Minnesota used it in a custom 3-D printer to create a tiny castle in his backyard, layer by layer, and next, he plans to build a two-story house. He's not the first to attempt a …

Self-Segregation: Why It's So Hard for Whites to Understand Ferguson

One reason for the racial divide over Michael Brown's death is that white Americans tend to talk mostly to other white people.<p>The shooting of unarmed black teenager Michael Brown by a white police officer in Ferguson, Missouri, and the anger poured out in response by Ferguson’s mostly black …

Chios Is The Magical Greek Island That Cures All Wanderlust

You've heard of Santorini, and you know Mykonos is the destination for partying. But if Greece has a <i>magical</i> island, Chios is definitely it.<p>This lesser-known isle sits happily in the northeastern part of the Aegean Sea. Chios is most famous for its cultivation and production of mastic, an aromatic …

30 Amazing Photography Links That Will Get You Inspired

This week's list of hand selected photography destinations represent the best links to tutorials, special features, great photography and interesting …

37 Places You Need To Visit In Italy

While the food in Italy is reason enough to visit, the country is filled with famous works of art, exceptionally beautiful cities, and gorgeous lakes and mountains.<p>We compiled a list of 37 sites in Italy you should see at least once in your lifetime.<p>We included important classics like Rome's …

The Hard Numbers on Why Hotels are Losing the Online Booking Wars

Online travel agencies such as Booking.com and Expedia dominate hotel metasearch in the U.S. and a new report from digital researcher L2 Inc. …

Walking the Camino de Santiago: A Complete Guide

As a well-known long-distance trek, the Camino de Santiago is a network of pilgrimage routes running across Europe, all leading to the city of …

Start Your Beer Cellar with this Porter

“I have a lot of favorite beers,” says chef Justin Aprahamian of Milwaukee’s Sanford. But his real passion lies in the beers he’s aging himself at …

It's Pie 'n Beer Day! We can't wait to celebrate with these pairings

Beer geeks have a knack for making everything about their favorite beverage. Take Utah’s “Pioneer Day,” the annual celebration where Mormons commemorate the moment Brigham Young and his followers first set foot in the Salt Lake Valley on July 24th, 1847. It’s an official state holiday full of …

Salt Lake City

Audio: The Beatles Play Their Final Concert at Candlestick Park, 1966

Aside from a surprise send-off performance on the roof of their own Apple building in 1969 (which you can see here), The Beatles played their last …

Strawberry-Basil Shortcakes

8 Servings<p>We love the combination of gently cooked and raw strawberries in this not-too-sweet version of the classic dessert.<p>May 2014Print<p>Ingredients<p>shortcakes<p>¼ cup sugar<p>1 tablespoon baking powder<p>½ teaspoon kosher salt<p>2 cups all-purpose flour, plus more for surface<p>6 tablespoons (¾ stick) chilled …

The New American Dilemma

Some 70 years ago, the Swedish social scientist Gunnar Myrdal published an incisive monograph on a searing question facing the United States -- he named it "An American Dilemma." Myrdal and his associates were addressing the country's massive contradictions on matters of racial inequality, and …

Ganache 101

<b>Think of it as the gift that keeps on giving. Start with our easy and irresistible chocolate ganache recipe, then adapt it for all kinds of uses.</b><p>Easy as 1-2-3<p>Chop. Pour. Stir. Nothing up your sleeve, no sleight of hand. Those three basic steps are all there is to making an irresistible batch of …

Chocolate Pies and Tarts

You can’t go wrong when luscious chocolate is matched with caramel, nuts, fruit, whipped cream, custard fillings, or flaky pie crust. Browse our collection of the best pie and tart recipes featuring chocolate in the fillings, crusts, toppings, or throughout.<p>A crispy crust made from ice cream cones …

Can't get Nutella Cronut holes? Here's what you can make at home

Just when you thought there couldn’t be any more Cronut news, Dominique Ansel has partnered with Nutella and its “Spread the Happy” campaign, celebrating the chocolate hazelnut spread's 50th anniversary.<p>Ansel has produced a limited quantity of Nutella-filled Cronut holes for a one-day event in New …

Dessert

Harvard's so-called 'white privilege' class

<b>It was the kind of story tailor-made for the right-wing echo chamber. Harvard University's Kennedy School of Government wanted all its first-year students to attend a mandatory orientation session to consider their "power and privilege". To "check it", even.</b><p>After all, just a few weeks ago Princeton …

Like time travel: Film puts you in two centuries at once

"Wonderful London 1924 & 2014" is a new short film by filmmaker Simon Smith. To create it, he retraced the footsteps of two directors from the early 20th century, recaptured their shots of London street scenes exactly, and meshed the moving images of past and the present together.<p>The original …

Time Travel

Girl Scout Goodness: Baked Samoa Donuts

I have fond memories of Girl Scouts. I was a member through elementary school, and cookie season was of course the highlight of the year, right above the summer camp those cookie dollars paid for.<p>Back then, selling cookies meant having your parents take the order form to work or smiling your way …

Sunday Sweets: Cakes of Thrones

What's cold and sharp and bled all over?<p><i>(By a friend of this redditor, no name listed)</i><p>THE IRON THRONE!<p>(Eh? EH??)<p>So gather your dire wolves, dragons, …

Magic Lemon Meringue Pie | Food Network

The Soba Recipes That'll Compete With Ramen For Your Love

Americans may be witnessing something of a ramen craze right now -- in New York, at least, there is hardly a hipper food. While we at HuffPost Taste are big ramen fans, there's another Japanese food that is stealing our hearts: soba.<p>Soba is the Japanese term for buckwheat, and we typically find …