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The Lazy Girl's Guide to Finally Getting Your Dream Butt

Having a toned butt is likely at the top of your fitness goals list, but getting it is another story. I get it: after doing cardio or an intense workout, it's tempting to just throw in the towel and forget about whether or not your booty got enough attention. But this short workout of six effective …

Mandy Moore Credits This Face Mask for Her Flawless Skin

She hasn't aged since her "Candy" days.<p>Take one look at Mandy Moore and you’ll wonder if she’s been secretly bathing in the fountain of youth. …

Using The AF-C Custom Settings on the Fujifilm X-T2

With the development and introduction of the X-T2 last year, Fujifilm brought mirrorless cameras into the realm of performance previously ruled by …

Tutorials

I hear they’re doing a remake of “Entourage.” https://t.co/zRCf6g3W7d

The Best Skin Care Products That Really, Really Work

BeautyRx<p>Ingredient: Glycolic Acid<p><b>Why It's Worth the Splurge:</b> Glycolic acid is a chemical exfoliator that makes all of your other skin care products …

Skin Care

How Relative Volume Helps Us Trade and Fade Market Movement

This is the sixth post in the series looking at indicators that I have found useful in tracking the market's short-term behavior. Previous posts in …

Stock Markets

The Tone It Up Girls Swear By This Butt-Sculpting Workout

Lift, tighten, and tone your booty with these calorie-torching exercises.<p>Want to reinvent your rear in the new year? Karena Dawn and Katrina …

Tighter from Tush to Toe: Lower-Body Pilates Workout

Thigh-High Lift<p><i>Targets triceps, abs, hips, butt, and inner thighs</i><p>Sit on floor with knees bent, feet flat, ball between inner thighs; place palms on …

Top 35 Spots to Photograph New York City: Voted by the Locals!

Click the title of the article to read this post on Improve Photography, which includes all media files mentioned.Intro to New York CityI’m not sure …

New York City

6 Dynamic Stretches That Prep You for Any Workout

Planning to exercise right after work? Crank out this warm-up sequence to get your body ready for action.<p>When you're trying to squeeze in a post-work …

I learned the meditation technique taking over Wall Street and now I get why traders are willing to set aside 40 minutes a day

I was waiting for my first Transcendental Meditation lesson.<p>My teacher Mario Orsatti, a man in his 60s with a penchant for big smiles and unwavering eye contact, took my offering of two apples, a kiwi, and purple irises I'd picked up at a bodega 20 minutes earlier as instructed, and ushered me into …

Aimee Mann debuts anti-Trump song, 'Can't You Tell?'

While various celebrities who oppose Trump continue to urge people to register to vote, others are taking a different approach: protesting him …

First Look Review: Fujifilm X-T2

Fujifilm X-T2USA: BHphoto / AmazonUS / Adorama / CANADA: AmazonCA / EUROPE: AmazonDE / Calumentphoto DE / AmazonUK / AmazonITA / AmazonFR / AmazonESP …

FUJIFILM

An HBS grad whose company simplifies complicated financial concepts to fit on a napkin shares her favorite one

Her classmates who came from the world of banking and consulting were acing the coursework without a problem, while she struggled to master the concepts foreign to her liberal arts background.<p>So, she started to draw.<p>Today, her business school drawings have turned into something bigger: Napkin …

Meet the Megaformer, the Fitness Contraption Celebrities Are Obsessed With

The machine might appear a bit intimidating at first, but surely if Kim Kardashian, Sofia Vergara, Michelle Obama, Vanessa Hudgens, Calvin Harris, and Victoria's Secret model Alessandra Ambrosio can master it, the Lagree Fitness Method must be worth it, right?!<p>Meet the Megaformer, the machine …

Michelle Obama

Two sisters, a barn, and my X100T

At this time of the year, after May comes, I find myself so scheduled between fashion shootings, portraits, and weddings, that I can scarcely find …

FUJIFILM

The Lunge Variation That Shapes and Lifts Your Butt

Lunges are a lower-body staple if you're looking for a strong, sculpted backside. But for an even perkier butt, try this minor variation in your lunging routine. The curtsy lunge targets your inner thighs as well as your glute medius, a smaller butt muscle that helps stabilize hips to help improve …

How to Reduce Editing Time by Automating Your Lightroom Workflow

Don’t you hate when you realize that you spend more time in front of the computer than actually taking photographs? The realization is even more …

Tutorials

Sony A7RII Mirrorless Full Frame Camera Review

Do you ever get the feeling you’re being played by the camera manufacturers? Sony appears to have no shame in regularly drip feeding its technology …

Cameras

Best in Travel 2018 - Countries

Chile is a sinewy sliver of a nation, isolated from the rest of South America (and indeed the world) by the soaring Andes to the east, the vast Pacific Ocean to the west, the bone-dry Atacama Desert up north and the impenetrable wilds of Patagonia down south. From its disparate extremes to the …

24 books you've probably never heard of that will change your life

"Classics" are classic for a reason, of course, and are certainly worth reading, but there's a wealth of knowledge to be gained from the titles that rarely appear on school reading lists.<p>Ryan Holiday, the author of "The Obstacle Is the Way: The Timeless Art of Turning Trials into Triumph," is a …

Best of 2014: 100 recommended books

<b>All the Birds, Singing,</b> by Evie Wyld (Pantheon; 231 pages; $24.95). Set on an unnamed British island and in the Australian outback, Wyld’s dark and wickedly captivating second novel follows a woman who is on the run from her past.<p><b>All Our Names,</b> by Dinaw Mengestu (Knopf; 256 pages; $25.95). This …

Defying Explanation: The Brilliance of David Lynch's "Eraserhead" | Demanders

When I turned 16, I did not receive a new car or an ostentatious party or the revelation of heretofore unknown powers that would allow me to …

Hairstyling

The 21 best wine bars in the country

Fifty years ago if you’d asked for a glass of Malbec, you'd probably be greeted with a long, awkward silence. Today, there are over 8,000 wineries in …

Obama Administration

Anne Truitt on Compassion, Humility, and How to Cure Our Chronic Self-Righteousness

Countless great minds have attested to the creative and psychological value of keeping a diary, but few have manifested that more beautifully than artist <b>Anne Truitt</b> (March 16, 1921–December 23, 2004) — perhaps in large part because Truitt’s formal training as a psychologist before she turned to art …

Jeff Buckley on Music and Life: A Rare Interview with One of Creative History’s Most Tragic Heroes

In 1995, while working for an Italian radio station, journalist Luisa Cotardo conducted what would become the most candid, soulful, and profound conversation with legendary musician <b>Jeff Buckley</b>. His only studio album, the now-iconic <i>Grace</i> — which includes Buckley’s extraordinary cover of Leonard …

Bill And Melinda Gates Reveal The Crucial Traits Required For Innovation

In mid-June, the Gates gave the commencement address for Stanford University, and the over-arching theme of the speech was the power of optimism.<p>"Even in dire situations, optimism can fuel innovation and lead to new tools to eliminate suffering," Bill says.<p>Both Gates shared stories about times when …

Stanford University

“Surviving is important. Thriving is elegant.” - Maya Angelou http://t.co/jHa0adm3xk

Maya Angelou's Wisdom Distilled in 10 of Her Best Quotes

The celebrated poet and activist Maya Angelou died today at age 86, leaving behind a body of work filled with wisdom and insight.<p>Angelou rose to fame …

Remembering Miss Angelou

We met Maya Angelou 43 years ago at the house of journalist Jessica (Decca) Mitford and Bob Treuhaft, the left-wing lawyer for whom my husband then worked. The Treuhafts lived in Oakland, and loved to give parties. One of their closest friends was Maya Angelou.<p>She was an imposing figure, her 6-foot …