Austin Gee

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6 Places to Put Your Cash Now

If you keep your cash savings in a brick-and-mortar bank, you may not be aware that you earn significantly more at other kinds of institutions, such …

Finance

Seriously: There Are Only 10 Foods That All Nutritionists Recommend

There are so many clashing nutrition philosophies in the world, it can make a person's head explode. I learned this firsthand when I sent my …

Nutrition

Why You Should Never, Ever Drain Your Pasta In The Sink

Don't let that liquid gold circle the drain again.<p>If you drain your pasta water through a colander and down the sink, you’re throwing away an invaluable asset that cooks call “liquid gold.”<p>(The term “liquid gold” has also been used to refer to wood cleaner, hair products and of course, urine. For …

Italian Food

My Best Advice For Millennials Right Now

The stock market is very expensive now, don't invest blindly.<p>Max out your retirement plan contribution, but put the money somewhere safe for now - …

How to Become a Self-Employed Photographer Infographic

Like many photographers, you’ve probably dreamed of quitting your job and going pro. But what does that really take? And how do you get started? This …

Employment

All the Things You're Doing Wrong When You Travel, According to Anthony Bourdain

The globe-trotting TV host shares his advice for all types of budgets.<p>Anthony Bourdain thinks traveling to Paris just to stand atop the Eiffel Tower …

10 Best Scotch Whiskies Under $100 (Updated for 2018) • Gear Patrol

Friday, May 18, 2018<p>Sea of Whisky<p>The Best Scotch Whiskies Under $100<p>February 16, 2018 | By J. Travis Smith | Photo by Eric Yang<p><i>This definitive guide</i> …

Whiskey

The Simple Meal That's Powering Team USA

Oats, eggs, and coffee reign supreme<p>Team USA is on the ground in Pyeongchang, South Korea, primed and ready to compete on the world’s largest stage. As a staff prone to geeking out about how nutrition affects performance, we were especially curious to learn what the elites eat before their …

Nutrition

What’s in your bag? VII photographers show us their gear

<i>We asked to have a look inside some of VII photographers’ gear bags. From digital and analog setups, to a flashlight, fountain pen and even a</i> …

If You're in Your 40s, Consider Buying These 3 Stocks

A.O. Smith, Apple, and Visa have traits that investors entering the second half of their careers should be seeking.<p>Investors in their 40s are likely …

Investing

What Should My Net Worth Be At Age 30, 40, 50, 60?

Everything is relative when it comes to money. If we all have a net worth of $1,000,000, then nobody is truly rich. As such, we must first get an …

Retirement

Investment Lessons From The Past 92 Years

The U.S. stock market has soared more than 250% over the past nine years.<p>The U.S. stock market in 2017 was a story of reversals. Winners in 2017 were …

Top Stock Picks for 2018, According to People Who Have Beaten the Market

Expert advice for your stock portfolio.<p>How can you tell which stocks are likely to outperform? One simple way is to ask professional stock pickers …

How to invest without losing money

When it comes to investing, realize that risk and reward tend to move in opposite directions. If you take more risks, you run a larger chance of losing your money, but you often have a higher upside.<p>It's possible to invest without losing money. In the current market, where interest rates are very …

Investing

Video: 20 Things Most Photographers Get Wrong

When I was first getting into photography in college (and teaching myself), I read as many “10 Ways to Improve Your Photography”-type things as I …

Erik Conley's Articles | Seeking Alpha

A Proven Way To Avoid Bear Markets

This is the second installment of a three-part series about how to avoid bear markets.<p>An Alternative to the popular Buy & Hold approach<p>A systematic, …

Investing

5 Things to Do With the Stock Market at a New All-Time High

Cashing in your chips might be the worst decision you can make.<p>Congratulations, long-term investors! If you've been hanging on to your investments …

100 Most Scenic Restaurants in America, According to OpenTable

The restaurant reservations website's users helped compile this list of eateries with the best views.<p>Today, OpenTable released their list of the most …

Salt Lake City

Why It's Crucial to Understand Light Metering

When you first venture away from auto mode, it might be a hard to wrap your head around the process of taking the correct exposure. Playing around …

Landscape Photography

Warren Buffett: My Greatest Investing Advice And The Investments Everyone Should Make

When I was 7 or 8 years old, I was lucky in that I found a subject that really interested me–investing. I read every book on that topic in the Omaha Public Library by the time I was 11. Some of them more than once. My dad happened to be in the investment business, so when I would go down to have …

Investing

Opinion: This drug industry leader could be healthy for your stock portfolio

Given the precarious health of the global economy, owning quality stocks is paramount. Among my favorite high-quality companies right now is …

Is This the Only Graduated ND Filter You Need?

Graduated Neutral Density Filters have become one of my favorite accessories for landscape photography and it’s something I always keep in my camera …

Why Bit Depth and Shooting in Raw Are So Important for Your Images

We've all heard it hundreds of times: unless you're a journalist zooming off shots to an editor as the action happens, you should be shooting in raw. …

Why a Polarizing Filter Should Be Part of Your Photography Arsenal

While some photographers these days may just use a polarizing filter for the color benefits, there are other uses. Surely, many of us have struggled …

Landscape Photography

9 High-Protein Dinners With 5 Ingredients or Less

Dinner is my favorite meal to eat, but not my favorite meal to cook. Nothing brings me more comfort at the end of a long day than curling up with …

Healthy Eating

7 Things You Can do to Make Your Images Look Better Today

There’s no doubt that there’s an abundance of tips and tricks to improve your landscape photography available online these days. Just take …

A Night out with the Voigtlander 35 1.2 II and Leica SL, Sony A9 by Steve Huff

A Night out with the Voigtlander 35 1.2 II and Leica SL, Sony A9 By Steve Huff It’s almost Friday which means yet another weekend is almost upon us, …

Digital Cameras

How to Photograph Stars: Camera Settings and Techniques

Photographing stars and the night sky is completely different than photographing during regular daylight or even the Golden Hour. Most of the …

Landscape Photography