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These Workout Moves Are Like Espresso Shots for Your Metabolism

First, let's get a better understanding of what metabolism actually is. Put simply, it's the bodily process needed to maintain life, wherein the body …

Fitness

Try This 8-Minute Core Workout You Can Do Anywhere

Follow these directions for a quick core workout. Remember, you don’t have to spend a ton of time doing core work, but you must make the core work …

Microservice Architecture with CQRS and Event Sourcing

In this slide deck I'll introduce you to the Command and Query Responsibility Segregation [CQRS] and Event Sourcing [ES] patterns for software architecture and explain why I think they're worth investing a little of your time in if you're building Microservices that need to scale gracefully.

Six things I wish we had known about scaling

Looking back at the last few years of building Rapportive and LinkedIn Intro, I realised that there were a number of lessons that we had to learn the …

Myths and Truths About Microstock Photography

There is no doubt that microstock photographic libraries have divided opinion in the photographic community. With good reason. Like any disruptive …

11 TED Talks on Photography Worth Watching

Need some inspiration to start off the new year? Try these 11 TED talks on photography.<p><b>1. Anastasia Taylor-Lind: Fighters and Mourners of the</b> …

5 AWS mistakes you should avoid

Since this year I'm working as an AWS Cloud Consultant where I see a lot of small to medium sized AWS deployments. Most of them are typical web …

Cloud Computing

How I Work With Compositional Lines in Photos

Composition can make or break a photograph. This is why it’s important to understand it and know how to effectively and creatively use it. In …

The Best Photography Books of 2015

Visually stimulating and incredibly powerful, the following are The Daily Beast’s selections for the best photography books of 2015.<p>Despite the great …

Henri Cartier-Bresson

Soothing Minimalist Black and White Photos

If you are in need of a calm moment during your busy day, we highly recommend taking a look at these soothing black and white photographs by Gavin Dunbar. The Edinburgh-based photographer focuses mainly on seascapes and minimalist subjects in these long-exposure images. He finds everyday objects, …

Minimalism

The Sky in Landscape Photography: Making It Work

While wondering through the Tate Gallery in London many years ago lavishing myself on a feast of paintings by William Turner I came across a small …

Budget GoPro Stabiliser Gimbal Rig - £50 DIY build

10 awe-inspiring B.C. hikes to do before you die

Hikers in the Vancouver area are spoiled for choice.<p>From Black Tusk and the Stawamus Chief to the Howe Sound Crest Trail and Elk Mountain, the …

Improve Your Photography Skills with These 9 Photo Composition Tips by Steve McCurry

Looking to up your photography game? Luckily, the Cooperative of Photography has created a fantastic video on photographic composition using tips and images by legendary photojournalist Steve McCurry. Each of the nine pointers is illustrated with examples from McCurry's stunning portfolio. Read on …

Photography

How to Capture Amazing Photos of Piers Using 3 Key Elements of Composition

Ahh, the romance of piers in photographs, novels and movies. They evoke many memories – of storms, sunsets, family vacations, loneliness and the …

10 most Influential Active Street Photographers

<i>Update</i><p><i>After quite a few suggestions from you, the StreetHunters.net Readers, we added an extra section at the bottom of the post called “Influential</i> …

Tips for Getting Started with Still Life Photography

When photographing a still life subject, you are creating an image rather than capturing a moment. You are constructing your photograph; from …

The Ultimate Guide to the Dodge & Burn Technique - Part 1: The Fundamentals

Dodge & Burn (D&B) is a technique that came to us from the darkroom days when luminosity values in a photo could be only manipulated by the duration …

How to Get Good Photographs in Overcast Conditions

For those of us that don’t inhabit tropical or sub tropical climes, overcast days are more often the rule rather than the exception. At first glance …

Landscape Photography

Photo Consumption, Conformity, and Copying in Landscape Photography

<i>I will start out this post with an important note. This is not a rant due to sour grapes or feeling left out of the clique of popular kids. When I</i> …

Travel Photographers Workflow – At Home and on the Road

There is no doubt that in today’s world of digital photography it is even more imperative to be organized in your workflow, both to save you time in …

Tutorials

The Storyteller’s Kit: The Gear You Need to Tell Stories with Your Photography

Gear does not make the photographer, allow me to state that for the record before we dive in here. A talented artist can make an image with whatever …

How To Find Your Unique Voice in Photography

Portugal, 2015.This weekend I’m teaching a “how to find your unique voice” street photography workshop in Downtown LA. One of the things I love most …

Street Photography

Gratin Dauphinoise from Lyon Recipe on Food52

• 1 clove garlic, peeled and halved<br>• 3 cups whole milk<br>• 3 pounds (about 5) Idaho russet potatoes peeled & very thinly sliced<br>• 2 large eggs, lightly beaten<br>• 1 1/2 teaspoons coarse sea salt<br>• freshly ground white pepper to taste<br>• 1 cup (3 ounces) grated Comté cheese<br>• 1/2 cup crème fraîche or heavy cream<p>Heat the oven …

Eggs

7 Primary Styles of Spanish Red Wine

Spanish red wines offer offer exceptional value and a bold entry into the red wines of Europe. Here are 7 major Spanish red wines to get a basic …

Flavors