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Guest writer Ray Larose contributes this great article on the ins and outs of buying a used Leica film camera - how to go about it and what to look out for!

<i>By Ray Larose - last updated on June 5, 2014</i><p>Contents<p>Introduction<p>I decided I needed to document my thought process on buying vintage cameras, …

Lens for your Leica?

So, you have gone out and bought a Leica camera/M-mount type camera. Now you have to put some glass on it. And this is where things can get tricky. …

DIY Pallet Cooler. Perfect for reusing old coolers. Great idea for the deck! shared from Homesteading / Survivalism

How to Make a Special Bottle Fence

Why not try something special in this summer? Make a creative and unique bottle fence .. drill a hole in the bottom of each bottle, then run <b>rebar</b> …

Awesome Fire Pit Swing Set

What’s better than sitting around a campfire in the summer evenings? A beautiful summer evening with a backyard fire pit is the perfect gathering …

DIY Plastic Spoon Lamp

Lamps that have an unusual design can really spice up things in your home. There are lots of catalogs with different kinds of lamps, so you could …

Polaroid: 70 years of instant photography

Polaroid Land Camera Model 95. Photo: Eugene IlchenkoFebruary 21, 2017 /Photography News/ 70 years ago today, on February 21, 1947, Edwin Land (1909 …

Homeric Thought T-shirt by cracked | Society6

An Animated Crash Course Of The Israeli-Palestinian Conflict

We don’t want to get too political here, or for you all to think that we’re treating violent conflict with levity, but this is a great, topical intro …

Israeli Palestinian Conflict

Superhero Stained Glass Prints

Marissa Garner of Fay Productions makes all of these superhero stained glass prints with transparency paper, ink, a printer, and geek-laden love. …

Red Color in Street Photography – 35 Stunning Photographs

<b>Red Color</b> is always special in street photography. Red was the first color, after black and white, to have a name, and was the first color known to …

See the Process of Large Format Photography from Start to Finish

The guys over at Ledicia Audio Visual recently shared this beautiful video that shows process behind large format 8x10 film photography from start to …

Photography

Want to Write for Cracked? You Can Start Now (and Get Paid)

We will give you money for your good ideas. Click here to collect. That's the short version. Whether you need cigarette money for the summer or …

Dark Souls

The 2-Minute Workout That Works Your Abs From Every Angle

How strong is your core? Find out with this ultimate ab challenge<p>Ripped abs are reason enough to add some core moves to your routine. But a strong torso can also give you the foundation you need to lift more weight with less risk of injury. "Crunches alone won't get the job done, though," says Todd …

Workouts

How to Remove Anything from a Photo in Photoshop

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Verizon

The 13 Greatest Iced Coffee Recipes for Summer

Cool down and caffeine up with these delicious iced coffee drinks that you can make at home!<p>Cool down and caffeine up with these delicious iced coffee drinks that you can make at home! Via Redbook.com

Coffee

Daily Morning Epicness (40 Pictures)

1<p>2<p>This is the deepest step well in the world in Rajasthan,India<p>3<p>4<p>5<p>$4.04<p>6<p>7<p>Why Paraguay will be missed in the World Cup<p>8<p>9<p>He woke up and started to get …

This Week in Gear: May 4, 2014

<b>Vitamix S30</b><br>Are you single? Do you work out and/or enjoy cooking, have money to burn and live in an apartment? Vitamix’s new S30 has you in its …

Giveaway: Nintendo Controller Coffee Table

This Nintendo controller won't help you navigate Link through the dungeons of Hyrule, but it will help you navigate beer and Cheetos from knee level …

Outdoor Patio Arch Swing

As we all know, my mama occasionally gets mad at me for being...what does she call it? A complete shithead, maybe?...at which times I have to move …

Upper Wheel Fairings are designed to give bicycle wind resistance the slip

The exact physics by which the fairings are claimed to work are perhaps a little difficult for the layperson to grasp, but Magee explains them thusly:<p>…

Kickstarter

The 50 Best iPhone & iPad Games

In his early life, the gamer listens to bullies call him a nerd, and later, he fields the complaints of his significant other, but throughout it all …

25 Brilliant Prank Ideas For April Fools’ Day

April Fools’ Day (April 1st) is fast approaching, so we thought we might offer a few prank ideas for the more mischievous pandas among you (and if …

Pranks

PaperSync Will Provide You With Digital Copies of All Your Notebooks

If archiving all your old notebooks includes simply dropping them in a large cardboard box, it’s time to rethink how you hold onto your memories. …

Archives

An Animated Retelling Of The World’s First Intentional LSD Trip

In 1943, Swiss chemist Albert Hofmann became the first person in the world to intentionally try LSD. It makes sense, too. Hofmann, after all, was the …

Why You Should Care About California’s Drought

More than a quarter of California falls under “exceptional drought status”, which is the most severe category in which a drought may be classified. …

Drought

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