Mark Fritz

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Minimalism: A Documentary About the Important Things

In the past few years, Balazs and I have been making a conscious effort to lead more of a minimalist life, so when last night he sent me this …

​Press the Bridge of Your Nose to Stay Awake

Whether it's an all-nighter or a boring meeting at work, we've all caught ourselves fighting to stay awake. Press the bridge of your nose to stay …

Slow Cooker BBQ Ribs Recipe

Home > Recipes by Category > Main Dishes > Pork Recipes > Slow Cooker BBQ Ribs<p>October 20, 2014 // 60 <i>Comments »</i><p>Homemade ribs are one of the few things …

Hilarious Christmas Cards : hilarious christmas card

This hilarious Christmas card by Tay Ham illustrates the tension between the religious and the secular. Or is it between spirituality and …

The Cheapest Generation

Why Millennials aren’t buying cars or houses, and what that means for the economy<p>In 2009, Ford brought its new supermini, the Fiesta, over from Europe in a brave attempt to attract the attention of young Americans. It passed out 100 of the cars to influential bloggers for a free six-month …

The Empty Container

Our lives get so complicated not overnight but gradually.<p>The complications creep up on us, one insignificant step at a time.<p>Today I order something …

SnapJet is the World’s First Open Source Instant Film Printer for Smartphones

Competition in the smartphone instant film printer industry is heating up. Companies like LifePrint and Fuji are tackling wireless mobile photo …

4 Basic Characteristics of Light Every Photographer Should Know

If there is one essential ingredient for photography, it is light. It really wouldn’t matter how much money you put into your lenses and cameras if …

How to Use Continuous Lighting for Basic Portraiture

This is the second part of my series on continuous lighting. In part one, we discussed a few types of artificial continuous lighting that you can use …

These Lighting Patterns Will Make Your Portrait Photographs Rock

Familiarizing yourself with different lighting patterns isn't just to help you diversify your portrait portfolio. Depending on what you are trying …

Five Tips for Special Event Photography

How to Use Continuous Lighting: Light Sources

This is the first part of my series on continuous lighting. Here, I discuss the various types of artificial constant light sources you can use to …

Fujifilm X100S Tips & Tricks

To alter slightly, this one is not a technical R&D world related post, but my photograpjy hobby related one. Hope you don’t mind? Will followup with …

The Photojournalist

New York City. 1951. It was the portrait of Magnum photographer Dennis Stock, although most of his face remained in shadow. It won its photographer …

In-Depth: The New Fujifilm X100s

<i>UPDATE: I recorded a ~40-min webcam walk-thru of the camera's best features and how to use them at the bottom of the post.</i><p>Short Version: It's a …

Traveling with a New Mirrorless Camera: Fuji X100S

My FujiFilm X100S with optional lens hood and lens filter. And yes, I taped a piece of 1/8 CTO gel over the flash to warm it.<p>As I vacationed with my …

25 Wonderful Christmas Light Painting Images

Last week we shared a tutorial and image collection on taking beautiful Christmas Bokeh images which got shared around the web like crazy. As a …

In-Depth: The New Fujifilm X100s

<i>UPDATE: I recorded a ~40-min webcam walk-thru of the camera's best features and how to use them at the bottom of the post.</i><p>Short Version: It's a …

Traveling Light

Having traveled more in the last five years than in all of the previous forty three, I finally feel like I have found a comfort zone as a traveling …

On Assignment: Speedlights, Sync and Sun

It's a bit of a leap of faith, the first time you head out on an assignment with just an X100s and a couple speedlights. (Ask Zack.) And truth be …

An All-Nighter at The Vista: Greg Heisler's 50 Portraits

<i>EDITOR'S UPDATE: Ilford Imaging just dropped a TWO-HOUR video from Heisler's presentation/class that was done just as this book launched. It is</i> …

Dan Winters: Road to Seeing

<i>UPDATE, March, 2016: The price on Road to Seeing is steadily creeping up, which points to a diminishing inventory. When it's gone, it's gone. And</i> …

POKKETMIXER Black

Since the birth of portable music players, virtually anyone can become an armchair DJ. But up until now, it cost a fortune to carry the equipment necessary to really rock a party. That’s about to change thanks to <b>POKKETMIXER</b>—the first <b>mobile mini DJ mixer</b> for everybody. This versatile audio accessory …

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Pumpkin Dutch Baby Pancake with Bacon-Roasted Beans + Oregano

<i>Every week, Caroline Wright creates simple, civilized recipes for Food52 that feed four -- for under $20, in under 20 minutes.</i><p><i>Today: As fall turns to winter, let your pantry be your guide.</i><p>As the seasons begin to change, so do the contents of my pantry. The bounty of fresh produce in summer and fall …

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