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Panasonic Leica 12-60mm f/2.8-4.0 vs Olympus M.Zuiko 12-40mm f/2.8 – The complete comparison

A lens most photographers add to their kit at some point in their career is the standard zoom. Why? Because it is capable of covering a wide variety …

14 Sites for Making a Spectacular Book Cover

A book's cover is often the first thing a reader sees when they find your book for the first time.You never have a second chance to make a first …

Bang for the Buck: Olympus OM-D E-M10 II Review

Olympus OM-D E-M10 II Review<p>The Olympus OM-D E-M10 II is a Micro Four Thirds mirrorless camera that takes the best features of its more expensive …

Cameras

Times Square Reflections: Stefano Gardel shoots the Big Apple's night appeal

Olympus E-M1 Mark II review: the camera that warps time

Speed like you've never experienced<p>We all experience moments in our lives where we wish we could stop or slow down time. It could be as simple as when your phone slips out of your grasp, or as heart-stopping as when an accident is about to happen. It’s like you’re watching things happen in slow …

Fifth Element Camping

When I first fell in love with mountain biking I was living in San Francisco. Before too long I found myself spending more and more time driving …

Using a Sony a6000 for Portraits

As a landscape photographer (primarily landscapes, but I’ll shoot anything), it’s always fun and exciting to get behind the camera and try some …

Recommended Sony A6000 Settings

We are continuing our series of recommended settings for cameras and this time we have the Sony A6000, an advanced interchangeable lens camera …

Rusty Mustard Carolina Style BBQ Sauce

Rusty Mustard Carolina Style BBQ Sauce, we are always working on our sauces and we receive an unbelievable number of requests for sauces. We put our …

BBQ

Everything Local Man Feels Led To Do He Coincidentally Really Likes

WARAW, IN—Don Farmer, 43, reported Tuesday that he was recently “led by God” toward several things he really likes—and in fact, as a general rule, …

Bike Cleaning Guide - Step by Step Instructions

What You Need<p>Jesse Southerland<p>You'll need these everyday, household items to clean your bike:<br>1. Clean shop rags or old cotton T-shirts<br>2. Bottle brushes<br>3. Scrub brushes<br>4. Bucket<br>5. Soft, square-head brush for wheels<br>6. Garden hose with trigger-style spray head<br>7. Degreaser<br>8. Sponges<br>9. Dawn …

Cleaning

Experts: Surprisingly Little Running Extends Lifespan

New report summarizes best research on running and health.<p>Running six miles per week appears to improve longevity by three to six years and reduces the risk of several chronic diseases, according to a review of research published in <i>Mayo Clinic Proceedings</i>.<p>A distinguished group of U.S.-based …

Mayo Clinic

The 8-Week Training Plan to Ride a Century

A 100-mile ride is a milestone nearly every cyclist strives to reach. The roadblock for most of us is finding the time to prepare for a century. With only so many hours in the day, most of which we spend working and sleeping, ride time is limited. This eight-week plan for a century ride will have …

Hydration

Cyclists, like all athletes, need plenty of liquids. But beyond that basic tenet, things get murky fast—and for years, riders have heard conflicting reports about what, when and how much to drink. So we tapped our best resources, from the latest research to sports nutrition expert Monique Ryan, RD, …

The best road bike upgrades

Riding more consistently and with more focus will, nine times out of 10, net you far greater performance gains than the latest pair of aero wheels. …

Hung Up

The Best Bicycle Rides in Every State

<b>ALABAMA</b> <br>The Fort Morgan Ride<br>Start this rocking ride at Lulu’s, home of fried crab claws, then trace white-sand beaches and scout for protected turtles along the southern end of Mobile Bay. Catch the $5 ferry to tiny Dauphin Island, then head home for a total of 40 easy miles. Hell, end it at Lulu’s …

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3 Main Things Your Bike Mechanic Wishes You Would Do | MapMyRun

Getting your bike ready for cycling season? Whether you’re a commuter or have a vast collection of racing bikes, lots of effort and money can be …

New York City

Why Cyclists Ride Two Abreast

Cyclists riding double file on a narrow rural road. Riding double file deters unsafe same-lane passing in narrow lanes and makes the cyclists as …

Everything You Need To Know About Running In Hot Weather

Summer training ain't easy. With skyrocketing temperatures, high humidity and a scorching sun, it can feel like it's <i>impossible</i> to get in a good run. …

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Recipe by Jamie Purviance<p>Citrus-Marinated Chicken Breasts with Grilled Red Onions<p>People<p>Serves 4<p>Prep Time<p>20 mins<p>Marinating Time<p>3 to 5 h<p>Grilling Time<p>12 …

2014 Mtbr Holiday Gift Guide for the coffee loving cyclist - Mtbr.com

Bikes and coffee go hand-in-hand. Many of us wouldn’t even dream of attempting a dawn patrol ride without copious amounts of go-go juice. Here are …

Hearst Magazines

10 Reasons You Should Vacation in Scotland

Scotch isn't one of them

Road Bike Party 2 - Martyn Ashton

The Best Fitness Apps for Home Workouts

This post has been updated to reflect our selections for 2016. For our 2015 suggestions, see here. For our 2014 suggestions, see here. And, for a …

How to Build a Smokehouse

Preserving food these days seems like a hard job, unless you want to do it in a natural way. The perfect medium for this is a smoke house. This …

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