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You've Been Painting Rooms Wrong All These Years

Paint is one of the best ways to dramatically change a room, especially on a low budget. It may seem as simple as deciding on a color, buying paint, …

Oven-Baked Vegetable Samosas [Vegan]

<i>If you enjoy recipes like this, we highly recommend downloading the Food Monster App, it's available for both Android and iPhone and has free and</i> …

7 Cookbooks You Absolutely Need If You’re a Vegetarian

Whether you’re a full-fledged veggie fanatic or you’re just trying to incorporate a few more meatless Mondays into each month, pick up any of these …

These Blood-Sugar-Balancing Chocolate Peanut Butter Bites Are The Easiest (And Most Delicious!) Snack

<i>Here at mbg, we’re all about Food With Benefits—whether those benefits save you money, time, or help heal your body. In our video series, we’ll show</i> …

How to capture the true personality of your subject behind the lens

Commercial and editorial photographer <b>James Bellorini</b> is no stranger to portrait photography and has captured many faces on camera, including …

Photographer Documents the Gritty Streets of Russia With an iPhone

Russian photographer Dmitry Markov‘s use of an iPhone was born of necessity. After his camera was stolen from his room at the orphanage where he was volunteering, his telephone served his creative needs. And from there, he hasn't looked back. Now, he's amassed over 200,000 followers on his …

Abandoned Buildings

Discovering Masha Ivashintsova

Follow the tale of Masha Ivashintsova and her recently discovered 30,000+ images.Read More

Photography

Scenes of Homelessness

To portray the life of homeless people on the streets of Los Angeles, Times photographer <b>Francine Orr</b> enters their world slowly.<p>Working alongside colleague and videographer Albert Lee, Orr visits at night to witness people at their most vulnerable.<p>She asks permission to photograph them, and when …

Los Angeles

The One Anti-Inflammatory Drink You Should Have Every Morning To Lose Stomach Fat Fast

Women come in all shapes and sizes and we celebrate that diversity! But even the most body-positive among us has off days. If we had to pinpoint the …

5 High-Protein, Anti-Inflammatory Breakfast Smoothie Recipes You Should Try To Lose 5 Pounds Fast

Not all smoothies are created equal. Many of the ones you can buy at stores contain added sugar and fat – the exact opposite of what you want in a …

Anti-inflammatory diet may guard against cancer

<i>Leslie Beck, a Toronto-based private practice dietitian, is Director of Food and Nutrition at Medcan.</i><p>It’s increasingly recognized that chronic inflammation is a major contributor to illnesses including heart disease, type 2 diabetes, certain cancers, asthma, arthritis, depression and Alzheimer’s …

4 Anti-Inflammatory Snacks You Can Eat Non-Stop Without Gaining Weight, According To A Nutritionist

The healthier your diet is, the easier it will be for you to lose weight. While this is a no-brainer for most, it seems that many people aren’t aware …

The Fluffy Peanut Butter Sheet Cake You've Been Searching For

I love sheet cakes, both the making and eating of them. They’re simple to prepare, feed a crowd, and remind me of my childhood: my mom baked them for birthday parties, family gatherings, or just because. And as people are now turning to their trusty sheet pans for everything from salads, to soups, …

Lighter Peanut Sauce

Just like the classic version but better for you because it swaps out regular peanut butter for the powdered kind. The tangy, umami-packed sauce makes a delicious, more nutritious dip for our Chicken Satay Skewers and would also be wonderful with crudites.

5 Habits That Let Emotionally Intelligent People Adapt To Anything

The ability to stay flexible and open-minded in uncertain times isn’t just a personality thing. It also depends on what you do.<p>Adaptability has always mattered in the workplace, but with automation on the march and many industries experiencing major upheavals, it may be a more crucial skill now …

A Japanese immigrant's beautiful portraits of 1990s Harlem

'Once in Harlem'<p>An outsider's entry to an American neighborhood<p>In 1983, 18-year-old Katsu Naito arrived in New York City from his small hometown of …

Eight Great Homemade Veggie Burgers

Everyone should have a great veggie burger recipe in their repertoire, and the good news is there are infinite ways to go about it. A base of …

Why I am Anti-Instagram

If you like Instagram please please please, keep using it.Instagram has empowered a lot of photographers and artists. After all, it is free, allows …

Social Media

Intersections in Street Photography

There is an old adage – “Life is a journey – and not a destination”. I think a lot of photographers would agree that photography can borrow the same …

Street Photography

The Masterful Photo Compositions of Henri Cartier-Bresson

Ever wonder what it is that makes Henri Cartier-Bresson’s “decisive moment” photos “work”? Photographer Tavis Leaf Glover put out a two-part video …

Creative Portraits Using a Plastic Dust Sheet

Creating unique portrait shots doesn’t require fancy gear or even a lot of technical know-how. Photographer Gavin Hoey demonstrates how even the …

Shutter Speed

'Look in the Eyes of People, the Stories Are All Hidden There': S. Paul (1929-2017)

“Can you shoot an egg in a white background in B&W?”, asked an ever-enthusiastic S. Paul when I first met him at his beautiful house that looked …

When Photos Looked Like Paintings: 27 Dreamy Landscape Photographs Taken by Leonard Misonne

Belgian photographer Leonard Misonne (1870-1943) trained as an engineer before discovering photography. Raised in Gilly, Belgium, the photographer …

4 Top NYC Photographers Shoot the Same Model

Here’s a new 13-minute video showing a shootout recently done between four popular NYC-based photographers: Joey L, Dani Diamond, Brandon Woelfel, …

Photographer Captures Striking Portraits Of Albino Children To Raise Awareness

<b>In Tanzania,</b> if you are born with albinism then you start life with a price tag on your head, as many will exploit the superstitions surrounding …

Artist Plays Dead at Popular Tourist Spots to Protest Selfie Craze

Selfies have become such a huge part of our lives that it’s hard to believe that they only became popular only a few years ago. People are snapping …

San Francisco

5 Ideal Portrait Locations You Can Find Anywhere

Here’s a challenge. Find five gorgeous portrait photography locations within one square block of your home. The ugliest neighborhood in New York …

Landscape Photography

Photographer Tells Stories of Women Across Rural India

<i>Japiyammal, 34, sells dry fish to make a living for her family. She also received a notice to vacate her home. After 50 years, the government</i> …

The abandoned woman – in pictures

Kourtney Roy makes eerie self-portraits in desolate yet dramatic locations – with wigs and wardrobe straight out of 1950s melodrama. ‘I am drawn to anonymous scenes,’ she says. ‘It’s where the magic happens’