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5 Ways to Use a Beauty Dish

Photographer and Profoto Legend of Light Miguel Quiles made this 7-minute video in which he shares 5 different ways he likes to use a beauty dish for …

Photography

Use Your Mind to Push Your Body

The 19th-century German philosopher Friedrich Nietzsche once said that “he who has a <i>why</i> to live can bear almost any <i>how</i>.” Though Nietzsche was interested in things like the meaning of life, his insight is relevant for everyday tasks. Whether you’re trying to stick to a new workout routine, hang on …

Eggs Baked in Tomatoes

1. Preheat the oven to 375°F. Grease a large, oven-safe skillet with the olive oil.<p>2. Using a small paring knife, cut around the stems of the …

Recipes

How to Buy the Best Chicken at the Grocery Store

Organic? Cage-free? Air-chilled? What does it all MEAN?! Let's break it down.<p>There you are again: standing slack-jawed and confused in the chicken section of the grocery store, squinting under fluorescent lights and shivering from the cold. How is it possible that there could be <i>so many different</i> …

Agriculture

The Easiest Roast Chicken You'll Ever Make

You don't even need a thermometer to know when it's done.<p>Roasting a whole chicken sounds a lot more complicated than it actually is. You don't have to be <b>Ina Garten</b> on a Friday night to make it happen—this easy roast chicken recipe has six ingredients (including salt and pepper), can be prepped in …

Cooking

Here’s What You Can Do with Basic and Cheap Off-Camera Flash Gear

Want to get started with lighting your portraits with an off-camera flash but don’t want to break the bank in the process? Photographer Francisco …

Cost of Living

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This Tiny, Icelandic-Inspired Prefab Could Ease the Housing Shortage in Los Angeles

Design studio Minarc launches Plús Hús, a tiny prefab dwelling starting at $37,000 that offers an affordable, environmentally conscious housing solution in L.A. and beyond.<p>Although California is currently gripped in an unprecedented housing crisis, some relief may come soon thanks to a recently …

Housing

Recipe Info

Panera Turkey Chili<p><b>Ingredients</b><p><b>Quantity</b><p><b>Measure</b><p><b>Ingredients</b><p><b>Variation</b><p>2.0<p>lbs<p>Grilled Turkey Breast<p>Shredded<p>2.0<p>medium<p>Sweet …

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Panera Bread Turkey Chili Copycat Recipe

Introduction<p>Turkey Chili with a healthy twist Turkey Chili with a healthy twist<p>Minutes to Prepare: <i>10</i><p>Minutes to Cook: <i>60</i><p>Number of Servings: …

red pepper

6 Tips That Will Improve Your Portraiture!

Portrait Photography.<br>Even if you've been photographing portraits for years, you’ll never stop learning new things, new techniques, and just try to …

Landscape Photography

The Airplane Seat: Narrow, Cramped - and About to Get Worse

On a recent redeye flight, I boarded the plane, counted my way back to row 30 and settled into the window seat, a few rows behind the engines. After …

Aviation

This is How to Achieve a Blue Sky Using HSL and Filters in Lightroom

In the days of analogue photography, it was a necessity to use a filter in order to achieve a quality deep-blue sky. The filter types varied …

3 Quick Fixes To Have You Shooting Sharp Photos Without Having To Buy New Gear

There are endless reasons why your photos aren't turning out as sharp as you want them to. While missed focus and “soft” photos can be a result of …

Landscape Photography

Photographers: This is How to Keep Your Reds Under Control

Red, it is one of the most powerful and emotive colors in the spectrum but have you ever noticed that when you take a predominately red image, those …

Tutorials

8 Creative and Easy Valentine's Day Ideas for Photographing Roses

The gift of a rose or roses is quite romantic and especially topical with Valentine's Day upon us. Why not cConsider photographing these amazing …

Landscape Photography

4 Steps to Photographing Statues and Sculptures

Statues and sculpture range broadly from historical figures, modern abstracts in a variety of materials to mass produced replicas of the real thing. …

Landscape Photography

Blaa, Irish recipe

The Waterford Blaa is a PGI bread roll produced in Ireland’s Co Waterford and the south part of Co Kilkenny.<p>The tradition of baking ‘Waterford Blaa’ …

Baking

Hunting Down the Waterford Blaa in Newfoundland (and a recipe for you to make it at home)

Do I need to reintroduce you to the blaa? I probably do. The humble bread roll from Waterford, it is fluffy, square and white with a flour crust, and …

Recipes

Blaa Blaa Blaa

The first time I heard the word Blaa, pronounced “Blah”, I was instantly reminded of our good friend, Gregory. Gregory is a talented screenwriter who …

Delicious Irish bread the traditional blaa recipe

This white doughy bread bun is usually associated with Waterford but is currently made in County Waterford and Kilkenny and was historically made in …

Recipes

Adding an acrylic gel medium to your digital print

Suzanne from Opus Downtown gives a great demonstration on adding an acrylic gel medium to her canvas print once her print is fully dry. Add dimension …

Where to Stay & Dine in Banff & Jasper National Parks

Travel<p>Best Banff & Jasper Activities<p>Travel<p>Top Wow Spots of Banff & Jasper National Parks<p>Canada<p>Banff & Jasper 101<p>Canada<p>Banff & Jasper N.P. …

National Parks

The 10 best 4K TVs of 2018

<i>Best 4K TVs Buying Guide: Welcome to TechRadar's round-up of the best 4K TVs you can buy for any budget in 2018.</i><p>For years, there was a large audience …

Televisions

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This $650 TV should cost more than it does – and I'd recommend it to absolutely everyone

It's a 55-inch TV with ultra-sharp 4K resolution, HDR10 for great picture color, and it even has Dolby Vision for content that supports it, which is an even better version of HDR10.<p>It also has Roku built in, which handily outclasses the built-in software that most smart TVs come with.<p>The TCL P607 …

Televisions

The Things You Should Never Do Abroad, According to the U.S. State Department (Video)

Insider tips on how to avoid getting in trouble and what to do if you already are.<p>Countries can vary when it comes to their regulations and …

Travel

You can teach yourself to read an entire book in a single day

There’s no better superfood for your brain than a book.<p>Reading is the best way to rapidly gain a deep, and broad understanding of a topic or discipline.<p>You can read an entire book every day, but it will cost you. It’s a massive goal and can be unreasonable, but it works for me.<p>I am selective about …

Writing

The Very Least You Should Know About Rental Car Insurance

Rental car companies are eager sell you insurance that can cost as much as your rental itself. Here's what every consumer needs to know to avoid unnecessary charges while staying protected.<p>The secret to navigating car rental insurance is planning ahead to know what you'll need before you get to the …

Personal Finance