Rebecca Duffy

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The Freelancer’s Guide to the Industry - Chapter 1

<i>Freelance photographer</i> is a term widely used inside our craft. Yet what does it truly mean to be a freelancer? And more importantly, what aspects …

8 Snappy Beginner Tips for Creating High Quality Digital Images

Digital cameras are capable of producing incredibly high-quality pictures these days. That is only one part of the equation, however. You, the …

E.U. to Debate Making Buying Sex Illegal

Perched on high stools and tugging at tight uniforms of spandex, satin and lace, the women in the windows of Ghent’s red light district barely …

First New Species of River Dolphin Discovered in a Century

Proposed new species in Brazil is thought to be highly endangered.<p>A suspected new river dolphin species has emerged in Brazil, and scientists warn that it is highly endangered.<p>River dolphins (also known as botos) are among the rarest, and most endangered, dolphins in the world. Three of the four …

The apps that can write you a love letter, sext and more

As technology evolves, the effort it takes to write to other people has shrunk at an incredibly fast rate. First we wrote letters. Next we emailed. Then we texted. Now, in this distraction-rich but time-poor age, we can just about get away with maintaining all our personal and professional …

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7 Amazing Tricks to Lose Belly Fat!

Use these expert tips to burn flab, gain strength, and feel your best!<p>1. Run.<p>2. Run.<p>3. Run.<p>4. Run.<p>5. Take it easy for a day. You don’t want to burn out or get hurt.<p>6. Run.<p>7. Run.

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Flipboard for Photographers and Photography Lovers

Inside Flipboard / July 16, 2013<p>“Flipboard For You” is our bi-weekly series highlighting how different groups of people can make the most out of …

Flipboard for Nonprofits and Cause Champions

Inside Flipboard / August 1, 2013<p>Launched last week, Big Ideas is a new category on Flipboard showcasing the people and organizations confronting …

Photo Essay: Cape Town Quietly Mourns Mandela

<i>Sam Reinders is a photojournalist born and raised in Cape Town, South Africa. She was 13 when Nelson Mandela was freed from prison. In the days after his death, Reinders walked the streets of her hometown and sent us this personal photo essay.</i><p>By now you've heard the news. Spread by undersea cable, …

How to Take a Picture of a Single, Ultra-Magnified Snow Flake

You—yes, you!—can help prove that no two flurries are alike. All you need is a good camera, a plastic bag, and some tape.<p>No two snowflakes are alike, they say. And yet: We rarely get proof of that. Our eyes perceive snow not as individual, idiosyncratic crystals ... but rather as uniformly fluffy …

Incredibly Elaborate Illustrations by Victo Ngai

New York-based illustrator Victo Ngai creates captivating illustrations with elaborate narratives. Her unique style features swirls of lines and colors that are alive with energy and movement. In much of her work, Ngai uses a signature palette of oranges, reds, greens, and browns to create the …

Man Walks All Day to Create Massive Snow Patterns (Part 3)

English artist Simon Beck never ceases to amaze us with his large-scale murals of geometric patterns in snow. Each visually breathtaking piece, which Beck manually creates by walking through the snow and leaving behind his track prints, adds a surreal element to its natural landscape. Walking …

1 Little Black Dress, 5 Last Minute Halloween Costumes

You guys, Halloween is finally almost here! As you know, we’ve been prepping for a while at Brit HQ, throwing a different party each week for the last five weeks. Phew! We’ve also been giving you endless costume inspiration for everyone from couples to tots. But if you still have failed to plan …

Yoga Poses for Weight Loss: Lose Weight on Your Yoga Mat

Yoga poses for fat loss and stress reduction<p>Here it is--a routine of yoga poses for weight loss. It puts your entire body to work, recruiting all your muscles to work in novel ways so you burn the most fat. Holding the poses isn't as easy as "just doing stretches," but if you stick with the …

Yoga

5 Yoga Poses for Amazing Arms

Do these moves for arms you can’t WAIT to show off<p>Yoga helps to calm the mind and spirit, but it also creates absolutely gorgeous arms! These 5 moves from the <i>Women’s Health</i> Big Book of Yoga by Kathryn Budig will help build strength in your upper back and shoulders without adding bulk. The result: …

Yoga

Burn More Fat in Two Simple Steps

Try one (or both) of these moves to kickstart your weight-loss goals<p>Turning the heat up—or down—might be the secret to dropping more pounds: Prolonged exposure to cold temperatures and regular consumption of spicy foods may both help you burn more fat, according to a recent study published in the …

Nutrition

Chutney maker's top five tips to cut down on food waste

From getting to know your cupboard to making better use of your freezer, there are many easy ways to reduce food waste in your home, according to Rubies From The Rubble's Jenny Dawson.<p>Jenny Dawson, founder of award-winning chutney company <b>Rubies in the Rubble</b>, gave The Telegraph her top five tips …

Nigella Lawson: 'I'm not a chef – I'm not even trained'

<b>Is it true you were inspired to write your first book after seeing a dinner party host in tears because of an unset creme caramel?</b><br>It is true that I had gone to a dinner party where the host spent the time rushing back to the stove and then could be heard sobbing loudly. I think that too many people …

Tesco food waste: Why half of your shopping basket may end up in the bin

As a survey reveals a staggering two thirds of some freshly bought food goes to waste, we ask whether it’s the shoppers or the supermarkets who are to blame<p>Even after the deepest recession for a century, our affluent society has failed to shake off its most profligate habits.<p>The latest food waste …