Kevin Welcher

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ISOless Photography With the Fujifilm X-Series

ISOless sensor technology has been available for several years. Still, many users know little about its benefits, as most camera makers shy away from …

Learn the Japanese Art of Crafting Perfect, Shiny Spheres of Dirt

Making balls of dirt may seem easy, but it took Bruce Gardner over thirty tries before he mastered the technique.<p>Anyone’s who’s spent even five minutes as a human child knows the joy of playing with dirt. We’ve all formed shapes out of mud or natural clay, but few of us have managed to make …

Art

Vegan General Tso's Cauliflower: In No Way Authentic, In Every Way Tasty

This Christmas, sleigh bells will ring—and so will the phones of Chinese restaurants.<p>Because while some of you are preparing crown roasts, others of you will be fiddling with chopsticks. Many orders of General Tso's chicken—battered, deep-fried chicken pieces coated with a sweet-and-sour chili …

Humorous Charts and Graphs Show What Being an Introvert Is All About

BuzzFeed Life's assistant health editor Anna Borges created a series of graphs any introvert can relate to. There are pie charts depicting how truly wonderful it is to have a vivid inner world, unwavering sense of self, and top-notch listening skills.<p>Through her bar graphs, Borges conveys some of …

Personality

18 Noodle Soup Recipes to Make You Temporarily Forget About Ramen

Ramen, the Japanese noodle soup that has swept the nation, isn’t going away any time soon. And we don’t want it to! But there are some seriously tasty noodle soups out there that aren’t getting their fair share of the spotlight. Let’s remedy that. From China to Thailand to Vietnam, here are the …

Healthy Living

Cryptik Lettering

It was stopped in my tracks a few days ago when I stumbled upon the beautiful scripts of Cryptic. Looking for more information on the man behind the movement yielded few results: he’s quite under-the-radar preferring his work to speak for itself. Rather than an artists bio, you’ll find this lofty and ambitious statement on his website:<p>The Cryptik Movement is a public art campaign dedicated to helping humanity evolve towards greater awareness and understanding through the use of compelling, …

The Power Of Color and Color Harmonies In Composition

Retouching: Natalia Taffarel ©Javiera Eyzaguirre ESTUDIOFE CHILE 2015<p>About two weeks ago, we hosted a workshop with the amazing Natalia Taffarel. …

The Food Lab Pronto: Soak Your Pasta for Easy Skillet Baked Ziti

More<p>Pasta<p>Essential techniques, recipes, and more!<p>Nothing says comfort to me like a nice baked pasta dish loaded with creamy sauce and cheese, and while California winters ain't exactly the kind that scream out for rib-sticking food, there's something about October that just makes me crave it no …

Cooking

Doodle Rebellion!

Last year, I had featured Lei Melendres‘ “Crazy Comix Doodles,” and since then he has worked on new sketchbook drawings. His illustrations generally …

15 Gorgeously Designed Henna Tattoos with Unbelievably Intricate Patterns

Photo source: Bubble<p>For thousands of years, the art of henna (called <i>mehndi</i> in Hindi & Urdu) has been practiced in India, Pakistan, Africa, and the Middle East. The henna plant is crushed and mixed with other ingredients into a paste, which can then be applied to the skin in dazzlingly intricate …

Tattoos

21 Kale Salad Recipes That Are Anything But Boring

We'll always love a good kale salad—here are some really great ones.<p><b>We know, we know: kale salad is like, so last year.</b> But we just can't seem to quit it. And why should we? A kale salad is healthy, easy to make, and gosh darn it, it's delicious. Browse these recipes and remind yourself why kale …

Food

Learn This Simple Formula and Never Make a Mediocre Salad Again

Anyone can learn how to make salad. This formula will show you how to make a knockout one, every time.<p>It's really not that difficult to make a salad. We'd be lying if we told you otherwise. (Although we can't help but point out some of the awkward ways it can go wrong—it's worth a brush-up now and …

Healthy Eating

Review: Nikon D750 and D810 - Ryan Brenizer - NYC Wedding Photographer. Storyteller, problem solver.

If you’re like me, you read camera reviews by skipping to the conclusions first, so I’m going to start with the spoilers: The Nikon D750 and D810 are …

Epic Portrait Sean Astin - Washington DC Wedding Photographers Sam Hurd

Sean Astin – October 27th 2014<br>// by sam hurd<p><b>The Gear</b><p>Lens: Nikon 58 1.4 w/ ND Filter<p>Camera: Nikon D750<p>Light Sources: Paul C Buff Einstein<p>Light …