Maddy Turskey

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5 Reasons You MUST Try Out a Ring Light This Weekend

If you’ve never given a ring light a try, this weekend is the time to make. it. happen. Beyond offering beautiful, soft light that is perfect for …

Creative Underexposure with Nikon DSLRs

With the release of the D750, much has been made of its ability to recover shadow detail. Given the range of talents that the D750 has it is strange …

This Handy Little Web App Helps You Visualize DOF Across Various Formats and Focal Lengths

When it comes to understanding how depth of field, focal length and other variables are affected by different film/sensor formats, it can get …

What I Wish I'd Known About Running a Startup

<i>This post originally appeared on the Crew blog.</i><p>I knew building a startup would be hard. I knew it would be slow. I knew we had to do lots of customer development and build something people want.<p>But there were things I didn’t know.<p>A lot of the work is actually email<p>Someone asked me recently what a …

25 Most Useful Photography Cheat Sheets – Part1

Here we have collected some very useful Photography Cheat Sheets. I am sure, these diagrams will be very useful for beginners and amateur …

Step by Step Portrait Processing in Lightroom

The story When you are photographing someone who enjoys being in front of the camera, take advantage of it. This was a simple portrait to take and …

How to turn day into night in Photoshop

Glyn Dewis is a photographer, retoucher and trainer from the UK who is well-known for going beyond just taking a photo and doing to usual retouching …

Tutorials

8 Issues Street Photographers Run Into and How to Deal with Them

From nerves, to an obsession with a ‘decisive moment’ that may never come, to confrontations with people who don’t want you taking their picture, …

Zone Focusing: How to Use Those Markings On Your Lens You Might Have Never Used Before

You’ll seen all those markings on lenses, but do you know what all of them are there for? Some of you might, but for those who don’t or are looking …

How to Photograph People When You Travel

People often tell me that they find it difficult to take good portrait photos when they travel. Approaching strangers and asking to photograph them, …

TASTE | TASTE

America's Best Worst Cook<p>TASTE: An online magazine for today's home cook, reporting from the front lines of dinner.<p>What We Talk About When We Talk About American Food

28 Easy Mexican Recipes

Gallery28 Easy Mexican Recipes<p>Have a hankering for some south-of-the-border flavors? We've got 28 no-fuss Mexican recipes to satisfy your cravings and round out your fiesta. Whether it's tacos, tortas, or tomatillo chicken quesadillas, we've got you covered.<p>Mains<p>Huevos Rancheros »<p>Tacos al Pastor …

3 meatless pasta recipes for summer: Creamy avocado linguine, more

Go meatless for dinner tonight with these three delicious summer pasta recipes from Makini Howell, culinary artist and owner of Plum Restaurants in Seattle.<p><b>Creamy</b> <b>avocado</b> <b>linguine with pan seared 'scallops'</b><p>Boil linguine in salted water and cook according to package directions. When Pasta is al dente, …

Recipes for Two

Eating in provides a romantic alternative to dining in a restaurant. F&W offers delicious recipes for an intimate dinner for two.

Quick and Amazing Pizza Sandwich

Hunger is the mother of invention. It was my first day working from home in ages, and I was starving. It was Friday, which somehow in most people's minds, including mine, has become Pizza Day (why is that?).<p>Hunger is the mother of invention.<p>It was my first day working from home in ages, and I was …

Recipes

This Swimming Pool Bridge Is Not For The Squeamish

The world economy is slowly struggling back to something resembling order. People are getting to their feet again. Insane luxury spending is out. …

Hilarious Tiny Kiosks Sell Mini Coca-Cola Cans

To promote the launch of Coca-Cola Mini, advertising agency Ogilvy & Mather Berlin cleverly installed miniature kiosks in five major cities in Germany. Selling a variety of pint-sized goods like newspapers, candy bars, and snacks, and even tiny cans of Coke from mini vending machines, the …

For 30th anniversary, BMW builds a trophy M5

To enthusiasts of a certain age, acknowledging that 30 years have passed since the debut of the BMW M5 can be sobering. But the car, which pioneered an enduring sport-sedan archetype, is not slowing down for the pity party.<p>BMW has cooked up an anniversary-special M5 that is not just the most …

The hardcore hooligans: Ten cars with a little extra

The complex controls of an F1 steering wheel revealed

The modern Formula 1 car is among the most amazing machines ever made. And when you're going wheel-to-wheel with someone like four-time world champ …

How to Travel With Your Camera

Getting away was supposed to be a way to relax and recuperate, time away from the stresses of modern day living. The problem is, that whilst the end …

Tutorial Shows How to Mask Out Hair from a Background in Photoshop

When it comes to masking out and/or selecting hair in an image, be it to remove a background or selectively style it, it’s never an easy task. Even …

Bounce Flash Secrets – Bouncing Your Way to Better Photography

If you have ever seen a professional photographer using flashgun on top of their camera, and wondering why the flash is not pointing directly at the …

Digital Photography

Sweeten Your Photos by Shooting During the Blue Hour

There is a period of time each day, just before sunrise and just after sunset, when the sun is below the horizon, when the light is known as “sweet …

Digital Photography

Back to Basics: understanding TTL metering

We continue our series of ‘Back to Basics‘ articles with an explanation of what TTL metering is and why you may or may not want it in your …