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If You Don’t Know Much About Iraqi Cuisine, Start Here

When I ask Philip Juma about his childhood in London, he tells me about his father’s 'Muslawi’ food. It’s a term his father used to describe the food of his ancestral homeland in northern Iraq. <b>Juma’s father came to London from Mosul in 1971 when he was just 20 years old.</b> As he settled down, married …

Flavors

Feeling Sluggish? These Are the Best Juicing Recipes for Energy

Trying to boost your energy without the caffeine? The key to upping energy levels through food lies in a diet with plenty of B vitamins. B6, B9, …

Out of many, one people: Jamaica in the 1890s – in pictures

An archive of images from 19th-century Jamaica shows a country freed from the bonds of slavery but still under white rule

Macro Photography Primer: Photographing Raindrops

For some photographers, a rainy day is a bit of a washout. But for macro photographers, a little bit of moisture can go a long way in helping them …

Food Photography: It Is Not Just About the Food

The mania surrounding food photography is a pretty recent phenomenon. In the last decade, what used to be a niche in photography took social media by …

Four Landscape Photography Tips That Will Have Immediate Impact on Your Images

Creating a dynamic, interesting, and beautiful landscape image takes much more than holding your camera up to the landscape and pressing the shutter …

An Artist Printed the Complete RGB Colorspace Into Books and it Looks Amazing

New York based American artist, Tauba Auerbach has created a three volume set of hardback books, as 8x8x8 inch cubes, in a project entitled the “RGB …

9 Warm Smoothies That Will Completely Change Your Breakfast Game

When your alarm starts buzzing at 7AM and it’s just too cold to get out from under the covers (we’ve ALL been there), the last thing you want is a cold smoothie for breakfast. What’s a girl to do when that seems like the only quick and healthy breakfast option and it’s absolutely <i>freezing</i> outside? …

Breakfast

10 Inspirational Travel Photography Blogs

One of the best parts about traveling is all the beautiful sites you get to see along the way. Taking photos of all these breathtaking places is a …

5 Exercises That’ll Help You Fall in Love with Photography All Over Again

<i>All the photos in this post are by Luis Valadares, a young 500pxer from Portugal who is in the middle of a really cool “Love Photography” 365 project</i> …

This incredible time-lapse took 5.5 years and 42 unique locations to make

To open up the description of his latest time-lapse, photographer Chris Pritchard declares ’<i>whether in the city or a rural area, surrounded by nature</i> …

White Balance Vs. Color Correction | A Few Tips On Handling This Daunting Subject

Having just had a single day off the heels of the holidays, many of us have enjoyed, or endured, an absolute torrent of imagery coming from friends, …

How To Use Old Legacy Lenses On Your Modern Nikon DSLR & Get EXIF Data

Camera brand loyalty is a strange thing if you were to ask me. Camera companies generally do little for us as individuals; your father unlikely …

Steps for Getting Started in the Lightroom Develop Module

If you have read my earlier articles about Lightroom you will already understand how it differs from Photoshop and how it uses a database to organize …

4 Tips for Doing Photography on a Budget

Several times in the past few months people have asked me how to get into photography without spending a lot of money. I must admit the idea of …

13 Exercises for Photographers That Can Help Jump-Start Creativity

Like the world’s tidal waters, photographic creativity ebbs and flows for many of us. Sometimes creativity can use a jump-start, an artificial method …

Framing

Understanding Aperture for Beginners

Aperture is just one setting that makes up your exposure, but once you understand it you can drastically change how your image looks. In this video …

6 Easy Ways to Get Creative Photos

Photographer’s Block<p>Sometimes inspiration can be stuck in traffic, but that doesn’t mean you have to wait for it to arrive. Get your creativity going …

The Difference Between The Top Landscape Photographers and Everyone Else

<i>Hey, I am Manuel Becker and I am the founder of Locationscout, a platform for discovering & sharing amazing places for photographers. I am living in</i> …

30 Keyboard Shortcuts for Speed and Creativity in Adobe Photoshop

Becoming comfortable with digital post-production is all about having good flow. A good workflow lets you be fast and creative with ease. Memorizing …

Getting Started with Abstract Macro Photography

Macro Photography

Getting Started Guide to Close-up Photography

Photography

The Wonderful World of Macro Lenses: Close-Up Photography Lesson #4

This is the final in a series of four lessons on close-up and macro photography by Andrew S Gibson, author of Up Close: A Guide to Macro & Close Up …

5 Creative Macro Photography Ideas that Really Work

In this article we share 5 quick creative tips to help you to improve your macro photography. Perfect for photographers of all levels.

Macro Photography

Unique Flower Photography Using Multiple Exposures

Most of the new cameras from both Nikon and Canon now have the capability to create multiple exposures. The technique is rather simple to set up, but …

Photography

12 Expert Tips For Photographing Cityscapes At Night

<b>Jimmy Mcintyre</b> <i>is a travel photographer and educator. His photos have been published in local and national magazines, including the BBC. His online</i> …