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How to See the Northern Lights in Iceland

Iceland is one of the best places in the world to see the aurora borealis, or Northern Lights. Here, at 65 degrees north on the southern edge of the …

Northern Lights

What Every Traveler Should Know Before Going to Iceland

Iceland feels simultaneously familiar and unfamiliar -- and that’s precisely what makes the country so special. On the one hand, people here speak …

European Travel

Toilet Paper Holders That Are Actually Quite Beautiful

I don't think anyone would use the words 'glamorous' or 'exciting' to describe toilet paper. Toilet paper is deeply utilitarian, and its intended use …

Lowe's

Your Definitive Guide to an Icelandic Quickie

Steamy geothermal geysers, otherworldly glaciers streaked with volcanic ash and promises of puffins on black sand beaches: Yes, like many who’ve …

Complete Lightroom and Photoshop Portrait Retouching Tutorial

Most online photography tutorials focus on one thing—how to sharpen better or how to retouch shiny skin, for example. This video goes way beyond …

Here Are 10 “Must Know” Photoshop Features for Those Who Are Serious About Photography (VIDEO)

Photographer Nathaniel Dodson is one of our go-to sources of helpful tutorials that unlock the secrets of Photoshop. In the comprehensive video …

Photography

5-Minute Backlight Photography Tips

How often are you out during the daytime wanting to take photos, but find yourself stymied by the harsh daytime lighting? When the sun is high in the …

DSLR Cameras

How to Master the Sunny 16 Rule

<b>Article Preview:</b>• The Sunny 16 Rule Explained<br>• The Sunny 16 Rule in Action<br>• Additional Exposure Rules<br>• Why You Should Use the Sunny 16 Rule<br>The Sunny 16 Rule …

Landscape Photography

11 Trends for decorating interior walls

The New Year is already upon us, and with it comes the prediction of home design trends that we will see during the next 365 days for every part of …

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Visiting Iceland: 14 dos and don'ts

The number of visitors to small, ravishingly beautiful Iceland is soaring – and Iceland’s news has been busy with stories of tourists getting into difficulties. When travellers get things wrong, it can be a matter of etiquette, or the destruction of the pristine environment. But it can also be …

Articles about minimal north carolina home built tech forward west coast couple on Dwell.com - Dwell

Two West Coast transplants, priced out of San Francisco, build their North Carolina dream home.<p>After last year’s collaboration, we were excited to team up with Monogram again for the 2016 Monogram Modern Home Tour.<p>A couple channel their Swiss roots in the American South.<p>These design-forward home …

North Carolina

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Destiny Update Makes Some Missions Easier

As the game's next event kicks off.<p>Destiny's latest patch has hit the live servers, bringing with it a couple of easier missions and a fix for a bug …

Cheats and Secrets - Destiny Wiki Guide - IGN

Exit Theatre Mode<p><b>Watch: Destiny - Walking Across the Sky</b><p>This page collects <b>Cheats and Secrets</b><b>Cheats and Secrets</b> in Destiny, such as hidden areas, …

Sweet Potato Fries with Sriracha Crème Fraîche

Makes 4 to 6 Servings<p>Print<p>Ingredients<p>3 large sweet potatoes, cut into wedges or rounds<p>1/4 cup extra-virgin olive oil<p>Kosher salt and freshly ground black pepper<p>1/2 cup crème fraîche<p>1–2 teaspoons Sriracha<p>Recipe Preparation<p>Preheat oven to 400°. Place sweet potatoes on a baking sheet and drizzle with …

Grilled Chicken Sausages with Shredded Kale and Pecorino

4 Servings<p>Prefer a turkey, pork, or lamb sausage? By all means, use that instead.<p>September 2014Print<p>Ingredients<p>3 tablespoons olive oil, divided<p>1½ pound fresh chicken sausages<p>1 bunch Tuscan kale, sliced (about 4 cups)<p>1 small shallot, finely chopped<p>1 ounce Pecorino, finely grated (about ¼ cup)<p>1 …

Toyota FT-1 goes gray at Pebble and full-race in Gran Turismo

Graphite paint for Monterey, race-spec bodywork for Gran Turismo.<p>This is a really smart play. The lurid red of the FT-1 concept we saw at the Detroit show in January was arresting, almost erotic. You couldn't stop looking at it. To paraphrase the famous line, "I can't define automotive pornography, …