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Smoked, Steak May Never Be the Same

There’s barbecue, low and slow, and then there’s grilling, hot and quick. Now, both methods meet in an unusual approach taken by Cenobio Canalizo, the chef at Morgan’s Brooklyn Barbecue. The result is smoked steak, so delicious that it made me wonder why anyone would cook a steak any other way. The …

BBQ

FILM B-ROLL like a PRO CINEMATOGRAPHER

Filming cinematic b-roll is important for your videos BUT making sure you approach filming b-roll with a story focused method is equally as important.<p>…

broll

Fujifilm launches Film Simulation instant noodles. Yes you read that right

We got used to hearing about Fujifilm announcing new cameras and other photo gear. But recently, the company launched Film Simulation instant …

FUJIFILM

In Defense Of Trains

Call me a romantic, but I still love travelling by train. It’s expensive, and often slow, but it offers a way to see a country unmatched by any other method of travel.<p>Recently, I went from the north of England to Spain, an adventure that took 14 hours. This, of course, wasn’t my first extended …

Trains

Inside Tokyo's audiophile venues

With a rich network of sound-obsessed cafés, bars and small clubs, Aaron Coultate explains why Tokyo might be the best place in the world to listen …

Japan

Arroz con Pollo (Rice with Chicken)

A staple in Latin American kitchens, <i>arroz con pollo</i> combines inexpensive ingredients—chicken, rice, and spices—in a filling one-pot meal. To make our …

Recipes

How to Use Melted Ice Cream in Baking and Dessert - Chowhound

From soft serve cones to pints of dairy-free ice cream, there’s no form of frozen treat that isn’t delicious. Generally, we want to eat our ice cream</i> …

Dessert

Starbucks Is Going Completely Straw-Less (In A Hurry!)

Straws are terrible. Every year they contribute a massive amount of waste into our trash system and pose a danger to marine life — contributing to the Great Pacific garbage patch or ending up strewn across beaches. It’s wild, of course, that we’re just now realizing this, but you have to credit …

Coffee

Best of Banksy - an exhibition of his greatest hits

<b>Some of Banksy's most famous works, including Girl and Balloon (2006) and Show Me the Monet (2005), are part of a London exhibition exclusively focused on Bristol's elusive artist.</b><p>Banksy's Sunflowers from Petrol Station (2005) - not quite as cheery as Van Gogh's bunch.<p>Show Me the Monet (2005) is …

Streetwear

The Importance of Sentence Length in Writing

First published in 1985, <i>100 Ways to Improve Your Writing</i>, is a book by author Gary Provost that is loaded with constructive tips for writers of all …

Creative Writing

Nearly 1,000 Paintings & Drawings by Vincent van Gogh Now Digitized and Put Online: View/Download the Collection

Every artist explores dimensions of space and place, orienting themselves and their works in the world, and orienting their audiences. Then there are …

Art

Got 2 Minutes to Learn 6 Easy In-Camera Transitions?

In-camera transitions can give your project plenty of style without costing you a dime.A good transition can add a lot of flair and production value …

Videography

How to Focus on What’s Important, Not Just What’s Urgent

Do you get to the end of the day and feel that you’ve met your most pressing deadlines but haven’t accomplished anything that’s fundamentally important? You’re hardly alone. In a series of studies recently published in the Journal of Consumer Research, people typically chose to complete tasks that …

Time Management

4 essential camera moves every aspiring filmmaker needs to know

There isn’t much that’s more boring in film than just seeing one locked off tripod shot after another. Getting that camera moving really adds emotion …

Cinematography

How the work-life balance of one IT guy threw the NYC subway system into chaos

IT guys and gals get a bad rap for being grouchy cave people, but everyone knows that offices basically stop functioning without them.<p>That goes …

Work-life Balance

Start Your Own Photography Business

Practical thoughts, tips, and ideas on starting your own photography business:<p>Get personal guidance on starting your own photography business at ERIC …

Fight Club

Working With the Sony 20mm f/2.8 E

Its small, black, fast 20mm and ready for travel. The Sony E 20mm f/2.8 Lens has quickly become one of my favorite lenses, here’s why. Something I …

Sony

Robotech ReAction Figures by Super7

Firs in MUSCLE form now on full sized ReAction figure. The figures inspired by the 80’s science fiction franchise Robotech, brought again to life by …

Vintage

Our 7 Favorite Photos of Windows & Doorways: Picture This

One of the most important things in photography is composition, and windows and doorways can be great framing devices for your images. Much like a …

Photography

Tamron 28-75mm FE firmware update fixes autofocus and flicker issue

Tamron released the new firmware update for the 28-75mm FE lens. This update improves the following issues in video shooting mode: 1.Autofocusing …

The Pull List: BATMAN, COSMIC GHOST RIDER, CAPTAIN AMERICA, and More

Greetings, comic fans! It’s Wednesday, also known as “The Best Day of the Week,” because it’s new comic book day. There’s a ton of stuff out this …

Comics

10 ridiculously simple steps for writing a book

“Writing is easy. All you have to do is cross out the wrong words.” — Mark Twain<p>As the bestselling author of five books, I can tell you without …

Writing

The Best Street Photography Blogs to Follow

My favorite street photography blogs: 1. Streetshootr.com Street photography news, camera reviews, and fun from my buddy KARL EDWARDS. 2. Josh White …

Street Photography

Chocolate Sour Cherry Pie (When Classic Pie Meets Chocolate)

This chocolate sour cherry pie is a delicious version of the traditional sour cherry pie taste enriched with deep chocolate flavor. Surprise your …

Baking

Rocker Josh Homme shares letter Anthony Bourdain wrote in 2011 to his daughter to apologize after appearing to smash the singer's guitar on camera

• <b>Queens of the Stone Age lead singer Josh Homme shared a letter the late Anthony Bourdain wrote in 2011 to Homme's daughter, Camille, on</b> …

Stone Age

Lessons from My 1rst SOMA Artists Studio Tour

During the first weekend of June, the 15th South Orange Maplewood (SOMA) Artists Studio Tour was held. I was convinced by my lovely bride to …

Red River

NYC Hudson River Tunnel Project Pushes for U.S. Aid After Cutting Cost

The Gateway plan to replace two century-old commuter-train tunnels linking Manhattan and New Jersey should now be re-evaluated for federal aid after …

Hudson River

Port Authority will take lead in bid for Gateway funding

Agency leaders hope move will help secure federal funding for tunnel project<p>Maybe the key to unlocking the Gateway Project is breaking it …

New Jersey

How to Write a Book to Build Your Brand

You might have great reasons to write a book, but do you have the capabilities to execute?<p>5 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Whenever I mention that I write books, I'm frequently asked about my writing process and how I went about producing <i>Connected to Goodness</i> …

Writing

Anchor's iPad app is an all-in-one podcast studio

Back in February, the audio social network Anchor relaunched as a one-stop podcast-making shop. Now it's introducing an iPad app that's designed for the larger device's touch interface. Best of all, it includes editing tools, enabling users to trim, cut and drop in segments and effects at their …

Apps