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How to Photograph Birds in Flight

Shooting photos of birds in flight can be a difficult challenge in wildlife photography. Here’s a 6-minute tutorial by Nature TTL that offers tips on …

Top 9 Rib Sauce Recipes

No matter how you cook your ribs, you want a great barbecue sauce to cover them with. The best sauces for ribs tend to be thick and sticky so that …

A 3-Part Guide to Nailing Exposure In-Camera

Shooting RAW gives you a lot of latitude to make exposure adjustments in post, but it’s still vital to understand how to correctly expose a scene to …

Watch Sigur Rós’ Full Concert With the L.A. Philharmonic

On April 14, Pitchfork.tv live streamed Sigur Rós’ performance with the Los Angeles Philharmonic Association at the Walt Disney Concert Hall. It was one of three performances with the orchestra at the venue. Now, it is available to stream once again in full, and this time it features newly edited …

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Lorde’s “Green Light” Gets New Chromeo Remix: Listen

Chromeo have remixed Lorde’s “Green Light.” Check out the track and cover art below. “Green Light” leads Lorde’s forthcoming <i>Pure Heroine</i> follow-up, <i>Melodrama</i>; it was followed by another new song, “Liability.” She also debuted new music at a secret show in Los Angeles and, the following weekend, at …

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Avocado mayo is about to become your bread's best friend

This ingenious hack tastes good AND keeps your avo fresh for longer...<p>Mayo is tasty and all, but is it really worth the nearly 100 calories per tablespoon? If you're ready to swap out the white stuff for something a little more heart-healthy, we have just the solution.<p>Don't let the green hue scare …

How do I set my Camera's Exposure?

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Plywood Pretty: DIY Outdoor Sectional Sofa Tutorial + Building Plan

Hey Remodelaholics! To start off our Plywood Pretty week, today I want to show you how to make a DIY Modern Plywood Outdoor Sectional Sofa. Be sure …

Broncolor’s Free ‘How To’ Section is a Lighting Tutorial Gold Mine

It doesn’t matter if you’re a beginner, intermediate, or even a professional, you’ll want to give Broncolor’s free “How To” page a look. There, …

Free Eric Kim Lightroom Presets 2017

With “Eric Kim Monochrome 1600” preset on Ricoh GR IIDear friends,As a gift, download <b>Eric Kim Lightroom Presets 2017</b> (my newest free collection of …

7 dramatic home library ideas

Yes, please<p>When you can’t visit grand libraries with stunning architecture whenever you want, the next best thing might be a spectacular display of books right at home. Indeed, for bibliophiles with a design bent, building a home library might mean ditching generic bookshelves for clever built-in …

5 Free Guides to Help You Get Better at Post-Processing

Post-processing is an important skill to have as a photographer if you really want to get the best out of your photos. Minor adjustments can give a …

These efficient modern prefabs raise the bar for shipping container homes

Delivered in 10 weeks<p>In our roundup of eco-friendly prefab homes you can buy right now, one of the newest companies featured is Honomobo, based in the Canadian province of Alberta. Launched last spring, the company builds modern homes, offices, studios, multi-family complexes, and more out of …

You Can Get a Copy of DxO OpticsPro 9 Completely Free for a Limited Time

Thanks to DxO Labs, we get to end this week with a freebie. If you’re interested in mixing up your post-processing workflow, you can get a free, …

Forget Boring Chips — We’re Eating Bacon Pastry Twists With Beer Cheese Dip This Game Day!

If there’s ever a time to forgo the carb cutting and general “being good” after Christmas, it’s game day! Watching the big game (check out some Super Bowl party ideas here) is the first good excuse to consume carbs, fat, salt and beer, because it’s almost expected of you. So we decided to include …

A Comprehensive Color Theory Guide for Photographers

We talk about composition a lot, but have you ever really dived into the subject of color theory and thought about how it applies to your …

Hear At the Drive-In, Melvins Supergroup’s Menacing New Song ‘Crystal Fairy’

Crystal Fairy is the new hard rock supergroup featuring multi-instrumentalist Omar Rodríguez-López (the Mars Volta, At the Drive-In), singer Teri …

New Singles

How to Brown Meat So It's Actually, You Know, Brown

By Claire Saffitz<p>No matter what your mom told you, gray taco meat does not count as "browned." Here's how to brown meat so it's crispy and delicious.<p>For the record, when you brown ground meat in a pan, it should be, well, brown and crispy. If it's gray and mealy like mom’s taco meat used to be, …

19 Recipes to Make the Most Out of Your Cast Iron Skillet

I've spent my whole adult life living in apartments, which means I've never had the space to amass as many pans as I'd like. Practicality dictates that I only buy what I'm really going to use. There are just a couple pans I own that I have no trouble justifying: a carbon steel wok, an eight-inch …

Face Down the Cold With Oven-Cooked Oatmeal Stout Pork Chops

’Tis the season for cooking indoors and ’tis the season for drinking oatmeal stouts. If both of those things sound pretty nice to you right about …

Quinoa Taco Meat

Were you a picky eater as a kid?I was (kind of). When it came to fruit I remember only liking canned pears (yeah, weird, I know).Lunch was almost …

20 Best Avant Albums of 2016

20<p>Bethan Kellough, ‘Aven’<p>Los Angeles–based artist Bethan Kellough accompanies some fairly gorgeous field recordings of Earth – geothermal activity in …

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15 Great Albums You Didn’t Hear in 2016

Haley Bonar, ‘Impossible Dream’<p>Don't let the title of Haley Bonar's seventh album fool you into mistaking this St. Paul singer-songwriter for some …

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The 20 Best Albums Of 2016

2016 is one of those years that will live on in our memory like a lingering bruise. Blueish and purple feelings dominated a year that exposed some of the worst tendencies in our communities, our friends and family members, and yes, even ourselves. 2016 was the year I looked myself in the mirror and …

Kurt Cobain

This was a good year for weird jazz

Let’s get dissonant!<p>2016 was a really good year for weird jazz! Not good in the sense of commercial success or cultural impact — but for a genre that arguably peaked decades ago, there was a surprising amount of good, weird jazz coming out this year. A lot of it is still fundamentally upsetting …

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Bookworms will Adore this Cabin in Upstate New York

Studio Padron’s clients asked for a standalone library and guest house in the woods behind their vacation home in upstate New York. They got the</b> …

7 Under The Radar Albums Releasing in October You Must Hear

While September brought new albums from big names like Bon Iver, Wilco, MIA and many more that most music sites are talking about, October is set to …

New Albums

You Can Now Stream David Bowie’s Previously Unreleased Album The Gouster

At long last, a special David Bowie album has finally made its way out of the vault and into the spotlight. <i>The Gouster,</i> a previously unreleased Bowie …