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Top 10 glamorous A-list destinations

Hoping to catch a glimpse of the rich and famous on your next trip? Unfortunately for any aspiring celeb-spotter, those celebs are stealthy types and really aren't interested in being spotted, so while some getaway locales never change, new under-the-radar destinations keep popping up around the …

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12 of the Hardest Places to Visit on Earth

From impassable terrains to unstable political situations to strict visa regulations, there are some places on Earth that are nearly impossible to get into. Fortunately, these adventurous photographers dared to venture into these territories! Even if you can't be there yourself, you can still …

10 Photography Hacks that will Dramatically Improve Your Photos

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Trick Photography and Special Effects Ebook and Video Course | Photography Ebooks

1<p>An eBook Like No Other!<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 photographs</i> created by …

Testament by Chris Hondros - in pictures

Testament is a collection of photographs and writing by Getty Images’ late photojournalist Chris Hondros, spanning over a decade of coverage from conflict zones. The book, published by PowerHouse Books, includes work from Kosovo, Afghanistan, the West Bank, Iraq, Liberia, Egypt and finally Libya, …

Daytime Long Exposure Photography Tips

There are two main categories of long exposure photography: images captured during the day and those that are taken at night. Although the techniques …

What Nokia's $60,000 virtual reality camera means for you

Announced back in July of this year, the Nokia OZO virtual reality camera was a huge surprise. Not many expected the Finnish phone company to jump …

Tutorial Shows You How to Capture Quality Night Sky Time-Lapses

Five months after releasing his first tutorial video on shooting and processing time-lapse photography, Dustin Farrell is back at it again. This time …

Essentials: The Beginning Street Photographer

<i>Essentials is a series where we round up specially curated kits for different photographers in different situations. Other items could surely be</i> …

Apps and Hacks for Editing On Your Phone

Extra photos for bloggers: 1, 2, 3<p>The secret behind the very best pix on Instagram is that they’re not exactly “insta.”<p>Most wow-worthy shots have had …

How to Use the Elements of Composition to Complement Each Other in Your Photographs

Composition is something that every photographer wants to understand. There’s always that need to figure out how to compose an image properly to get …

33 Genius Three-Ingredient Recipes

Yep, it really can be this easy.

48 epic dream hotels to visit before you die

A GOOD HOTEL CAN MAKE or break a trip. The worst hotel in the best place is still going to make retiring after a long day an unfortunate experience. …

7 Cool Night Photography Tutorials For 7 Different Situations

Heading indoors after the sun sets deprives you of some wonderful photographic opportunities. From shooting the starry sky and the milky way to …

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5 Tips For Creating Stunning Cityscapes

Cityscapes have a uniquely vibrant feel to them which is unlike any other form of photography. If shot correctly, they can captivate an audience. …

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Last Course Meal: A Dessert-Only Party Guide

The key to a leisurely, balanced non-meal is pacing. We recommend three courses: one to awaken the palate, one to wow the senses, and one to gently fill any remaining stomach space. We’ll share a few different options for all three -- feel free to mix and match your favorites. While you’re …

7 Unique Recipes to Make Pizza a Work of (Edible) Art

Great art and great pizza: The seven easy, colorful pies here pay homage to modern-art masterpieces -- and they taste great too. Use them as a starting point for your own edible artistic creations.<p>Start with a great dough, the primed canvas that will let your other ingredients shine. Then comes the …

Lemon Buttermilk Pie with Saffron

8 Servings<p>Blind-baking the crust in this lemon buttermilk pie recipe is essential: It keeps it from getting soggy when the custardy filling is added.<p>March 2014Print<p>Ingredients<p>buttermilk pie dough<p>1¼ cups all-purpose flour<p>1 tablespoon sugar<p>½ teaspoon kosher salt<p>½ cup (1 stick) chilled unsalted …

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Apple pie recipe

A delicious recipe for classic apple pie, just like your grandmother used to make<p>Serves 8<p>This is how I remember my grandma’s apple pie, which was my favourite. The crust was almost like shortbread – soft but not soggy, and not too sweet.<p><i>For the pastry</i><p>150g plain flour<p>100g self-raising flour<p>50g icing …

How to make the perfect tiramisu

It may be a stalwart of the classic Italian dessert menu, but tiramisu has more in common with the tartiflette we enjoyed a couple of weeks ago – because far from being the traditional treat you assume it is, tiramisu, like that Alpine favourite, is actually a fairly recent invention. Sources …

Leek, spinach and gruyère soufflé casserole recipe

A delicious pastry-less egg 'bake' made with leeks, spinach and ricotta<p>Americans are very keen on egg 'bakes' (like quiches without pastry). You can use this as a blueprint and try different vegetables, and add bacon lardons too.<p><i>Serves eight</i><p>3 large leeks<br>15g (½oz) butter<br>550g (1lb 3oz) spinach, …

Hot Elvis toastie

Pay homage to The King with this indulgent peanut butter and banana toasted sandwich. Serve with ice cream for brunch or dessert<p>Ingredients<p>2 tsp …

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3 Healthy Recipes for the Time-Crunched Athlete

Smart nutrition isn't about eating restrictively. It's knowing how to fit high-quality meals into a hectic lifestyle—by shopping for the right ingredients, having go-to recipes, and making sure you eat right when your body needs a boost.<p>Unlike protein and fat, carbohydrates are used by the body …

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Irish Stout Cupcakes for St. Patrick's Day

Celebrate St. Patrick's Day by baking with beer.<p>Irish stout is a well-known and beloved beverage, especially on March 17. And the dark, malty brew is no stranger to the baking world; its rich, roasted flavor makes it an excellent addition to many kitchen creations. Because Irish stout already has …

Mango crunch cookies

Little hands can help make these fruity biscuits topped with icing and sprinkles. It's an ideal way to get kids in the kitchen<p>Ingredients<p>140g butter, …

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