Gemini Abad

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What is a Strip Steak?

Next time you're sitting on the bus, or at the coffee shop, or the library, do this: Start asking people what their favorite steak is. I'm betting …

The Food Lab's Complete Guide to Pan-Seared Steaks

GalleryThe Food Lab's Complete Guide to Pan-Seared Steaks<p>Summers are made for the grill, but what's a steak lover to do when the weather's too cold and wet to light the suckers up? <b>Just cook them indoors</b>. Indeed, pan-seared steaks have several distinct advantages over grilled steaks—enough that …

Spiced Marinated Lamb Chops with Garlicky Yogurt

January 2018<p>4 servings<p>These quick-cooking lamb chops make dinner feel instantly fancy.<p>Print<p>Ingredients<p>2 garlic cloves<p>1½ cups whole-milk plain Greek yogurt<p>1 lemon<p>Kosher salt<p>Freshly ground black pepper<p>2 teaspoons ground cumin<p>1 teaspoon ground coriander<p>¾ teaspoon ground turmeric<p>¼ teaspoon ground …


How To Prevent A Bad Smell With Long And Low Sous-Vide Cooks

When you cook meat (beef, lamb, pork, venison, etc.) sous-vide for a long time (8 hours or more) at a temperature below 60C/140F, sometimes the meat …

Sous-vide Cooking

3 Tips for Experimenting with Shutter Speed Creatively

So what exactly is shutter speed? In its simplest form, shutter speed refers to the length of time that your camera sensor is exposed to light (the …

Shutter Speed

10 Wicked Life Hacks That Only A Dishonest Genius Would Use

Available on iOS & Android only.<p>Tag<p>This is sensitive<p>Attribute original poster<p>We remove posts that include copyright or trademark infringement. If …

How to Improve your Work by Observing Other Photographers

Sometimes just sitting and observing other photographers can help you learn a lot, here are some tips to help you improve your work by observation.

Digital Photography

How to Get the Most Out of Photographing at Golden Hour

The infamous golden hour is a photographer’s dream. That one key period of time that could make even the most stringent artist swoon with …

Landscape Photography

How to Understand Dynamic Range in Photography

The word photograph comes from the greek words <i>phos</i> and <i>graphe</i>, which mean <i>light</i> and <i>drawing</i>, respectively. Thus to create a photograph, in the strictest …

Landscape Photography

Guilty Pleasure | Porchetta ala Malou

Once we hit our 40's, eating healthy should become the norm rather than a fad. But let's face it, we still enjoy a slice of decadent chocolate cake …

How to Use Bracketing to get Your Best Shot – 3 Different Methods

One of the most difficult and frustrating parts about shooting with film, back before the days of digital photography, was the limited amount of …

Landscape Photography

The Secret to Finding the Hero Angle in Food Photography

Have you ever stared at a photo of a food dish, and instantly thought that something looked a little odd? Like the shot wasn’t quite bang on, but you …

Food Photography

10 Tips for Great Butterfly Photos

Follow these 10 tips to help you take stunning butterfly photos and share them with us in the comments.


Tips for Different Approaches to Architecture Photography

Here are several ideas and different ways to approach and photograph architecture to help you find a style that fits for you.

Digital Photography

Photographing Dogs :: Digital Photo Secrets

How to Improve the Impact of Your Urban Images Using Lines

Using lines in your composition can help lead the viewer's eye toward your subject. Here are some tips to help you use lines in your images for …

How to Create Gorgeous Flower Images using a Flashlight and a Reflector

Using a simple reflector and a flashlight or two you can make stunning flower images right at home if you follow these tips.

Close Up! Macro Photography and the Pitfalls to Watch Out For :: Digital Photo Secrets

Taking Creative Couples Portraits :: Digital Photo Secrets

Mastering Panning: Photographing Moving Subjects :: Digital Photo Secrets

How to Avoid Burned-Out Highlights

With very few exceptions, every photograph needs to have shadows and highlights. Defined, a shadow is an area that contains true blacks, and a …

Using Horizontal Lines in Your Photography

Diagonal lines lead the eye, vertical lines imply strength, height and majesty, now what about horizontal lines? We use horizontal lines in our …


Lightroom is known for its easy to use interface and seamless workflow capabilities, but it may not seem that way when you begin your import. The …


Top 12 Macro Photography Tips

<b>Close-up macro photography is great for really bringing out the detail of your subject. Colin Varndell offers 12 creative macro photography tips</b><p>It …

Macro Photography

Macro Photography Tips

<b>Our best macro photography tips.</b><p>Shown below is a set of ten amazing macro photographs. Each photograph includes an explanation of the camera …


The Secret to Ultra

The following post on The Secrets to Ultra-Sharp Photos is by San Francisco based photographer Jim M. Goldstein. Learn more about him at the end of …


10 Tips for Photographing Dragonflies

Dragonflies and damselflies are fascinating insects which can be particularly photogenic due to their bright colours and striking patterns. As with …

10 Tips for Photographing Strangers

I do a lot of wandering at dawn, taking photos of the city as it wakes. Mostly I am on my own, but occasionally I come across someone, a worker or a …

Digital Photography

How To: 5 Drilling Tips in 50 Seconds

Even the occasional DIYer has had to use, at one point or another, a power drill to complete a project. Low cost models can be had for as little as …


10 Photography Quotes that Every Photographer Should Know

en_US<p>article<p>In this post we shares some great photography quotes and explain why they're worth knowing by all …