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16 Trader Joe's Foods You Need To Discover (And Then Hoard)

Did someone say pudding?<p>You're already going to Trader Joe's for the cookie butter, and most of us swear by Two Buck Chuck (which is now actually $3 at most locations).<p>But there are many, <i>many</i> Trader Joe's finds that you're not paying enough attention to ... unless you're a brilliant shopper, that …

Food

Canon 5DS and 5DS R: The World’s Highest Resolution Full Frame DSLRs

Canon reignited the megapixel war today by officially announcing the 5DS and 5DS R, the highest resolution full frame DSLRs in the world. The cameras …

Telomere extension turns back aging clock in cultured human cells, study finds

Researchers delivered a modified RNA that encodes a telomere-extending protein to cultured human cells. Cell proliferation capacity was dramatically …

Photography Predictions for 2015 And a Quick Look Back at 2014

Let’s start by taking a little look back at my predictions for 2014. At the beginning of the year, I suggested that apart from the D4 upgrade and a …

How to Start a Photography Side Business

Every photographer starts somewhere, and when it comes to becoming a full time professional and having folks pay for your creative services. Many get …

Small Business

7 Quick Tips to Make Your Photos Better

DIY Hack: Turn a Graphing Calculator into a Homebrew Intervalometer in 5 Minutes

If you’ve taken almost any math classes over the last decade, chances are good you have a graphing calculator sitting around in some drawer …

How to Paint With Light and Produce Creative Images: A Short Tutorial to Get You Started

It won't be incorrect to say that essentially, every photograph is a light painting. Indeed, most of the time we are capturing the light that is …

Canon Permanently Drops Price On Most ‘L’ Glass, Offers Up to $1,000 Off

It looks like Canon is looking to move some inventory — or at the very least score some brownie points with its users — because over the weekend, …

15 Free Organizational Tools for Photographers

These days, photographers are dramatically strapped for time. We live in a world where “busy” is the most common answer for “how are you doing?” …

Top 10 Photography eBooks | Popular Photography eBooks

1<p>Trick Photography eBook and Video Course<p>It comes with <i>295 pages of instruction</i>, <i>9 hours of how-to video tutorials</i>, and contains over <i>300 creative</i> …

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Caffeine Gives Athletes An Edge, But Don't Overdo It

After winning the Tour de France last Sunday, Vincenzo Nibali was tested for a bunch of performance-enhancing substances. But Nibali and his fellow competitors were welcome to have several cups of coffee (or cans of Red Bull), before their ride into Paris; caffeine is not on the World Anti-Doping …

Would You Pay $35,000 to Buy the Only Print of This Gorgeous Cape Town Photograph?

The general consensus is that photography as a business is competing in a ‘race to the bottom.’ Photographs are regularly devalued by people who …

How to Master Your DLSR in One Afternoon a Beginner’s Guide

I believe that photography is one of the most unique forms of visual art. As a photographer, you must possess an ability to express yourself visually …

Digital Photography

McDonald's Japan Just Rolled Out Tofu McNuggets

The new Tofu Shinjo McNuggets resemble Chicken McNuggets in shape and size. But inside the crispy, fried exterior, chicken is replaced by a mix of tofu, minced white fish, and vegetables that include onions, edamame, soy beans, and carrots. They are served with a ginger-flavored sauce, according to …

McDonald's

7 Superfoods You've Never Heard Of

If you were asked to name a superfood, we're betting you might say quinoa. And if you were to rattle off a few more, you might mention goji berries, chia seeds or if it was 2009, acai.<p>The term "superfood" is as overused as its meaning, nutritional powerhouse. Everyone's constantly on the lookout …

The best apps to teach your child about money

We profile the best apps to teach your child how to spend and save responsibly<p>Children will be taught how to manage their money in schools across England for the first time this September.<p>Financial education – already taught in schools in Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland – will be included in …

The 10 Best Ice Cream Shops In America, According To TripAdvisor

We already told you about the great ice cream New England has to offer, but that's not the only place you can get a good scoop. Whether you're by the beaches of Florida or on the lake in New York, there's an awesome ice cream parlor just around the corner. (Which is really good news for anyone …

5 Best-Ever Brunch Smoothies

Slurp your way through the weekend.<p>From blueberry to banana, here are five delicious smoothies to make this weekend.<p>This simple recipe is a great way …

10 Ice Cream Recipes to Make with a Food Processor and a Mad Genius Tip

Here, 10 delicious ice creams to make this summer.<p>In this week’s episode of Mad Genius Tips, F&W’s Justin Chapple proves that you don’t need special …

Canon Patents Impressive 45x Zoom Lens for an Underwater Camera

The consumer end of underwater photography is tricky. The pros have expensive underwater housings for their expensive DSLRs, but consumers are stuck …

Photo highlights of the day

The Guardian's photo team brings you a daily round up from the world of photography including the MH17 crash site, the conflict in Gaza and the summer heatwave - this time from Japan

Sleep loss can lead to weight gain

Insufficient sleep affects appetite and satiety hormones as well as fat cells, according to the nation's top sleep experts.<p>If you want to lose weight, be sure to get enough sleep.<p>Most people know they should cut calories and exercise more to trim down, but there's now significant scientific …

This Selfie Toaster Can Burn Your Portrait Onto Your Morning Toast

Want further evidence of how far the concept of a “selfie” has spread in our culture? Look no further than this wacky Selfie Toaster by the Vermont …

12 Best Ice Cream Shops in America

A few of our favorite local spots for enjoying a few scoops this summer.<p>photography by FRANKY FRANKENY<p>When mercury rises, we've got only one thing on our minds: ice cream. Dare to disagree? We didn't think so. Presenting some of our favorite scoop shops around the country. And before you bother to …

10 Worst Foods to Eat in Bed

Not all of us can be like George Costanza. We've never managed to eat a pastrami sandwich in bed without finding mustard smeared on our pillow case. George can eat a soft-boiled egg while having sex and somehow not end up covered in yolk. George is a master of the in-bed meal, unparalleled in …

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13 Crunchy, Creamy Facts That Justify Your Love Affair With Peanut Butter

A love for peanut butter is a love like no other. The sometimes smooth, sometimes crunchy spread is so amazing, you might start feeling like you're legitimately addicted. Because peanut butter goes so well with so many foods, you may have thought about having it for breakfast, lunch and dinner. And …

Lay's New Flavors Are Worse Than We Ever Could Have Imagined

Lay's Do Us A Flavor contest to determine the newest Lay's flavor is back for its second year, and we tried the contestants so you don't have to. From a pool of more than 14 million submissions, Frito-Lay's finalists for the competition are: Cheddar Bacon Mac & Cheese, Mango Salsa, Wasabi Ginger, …

Amazon’s new phone is a shopping powerhouse with 3D browsing, augmented reality, and indoor GPS

Amazon is planning to announce a new phone June 18 that will use lots of cutting edge mobile technology to unite real-world shopping with Amazon’s online marketplace.<p>Not surprisingly, the phone is ideal for shopping with a large screen and multiple 3D cameras and sensors built in, a source with …