Mark Josephson

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This App Gives Your iPhone Video the Look of 35mm Motion Film

Film emulations (aka filters) are de-rigueur for still photo apps on the iPhone, but they’re far less common for video.<p>Koji Color, which makes film …

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'All hands on deck' needed for El Niño preparations, officials say

With the looming threat from El Niño's heavy rains approaching, state and federal officials Wednesday emphasized the public's role in helping prepare for what could be a record-setting wet winter.<p>"This is not a government solution, but a public-private, all-hands-on-deck solution," said Bob Fenton, …

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46 Sex Positions Everyone Should Try In Their Lifetime

...or tonight.<p>Opting for the same tried-and-true positions during sex is kind of like watching your favorite movie: You know you're going to enjoy it, and you're well aware how it'll end (happily, obvi.) But even though your fave film may be endlessly amazing, it never hurts to switch things up and …

The Best Sex Positions For Your 30s, 40s, 50s And Beyond

<i>By Hallie Levine, Prevention.com</i><p><i>(Photo by: Getty Images, Pillow Illustration: Ryan Todd, Photo Animation: Jessica Kusuma)</i><p>Like red wine and a fine cheddar cheese, certain things just get better with age. That said, you may not be able to pretzel yourself into the same sexual positions you could at …

3 Ways to Make Missionary Sex Way Hotter

Get in on these guy-on-top upgrades for orgasms all over the place.<p>Missionary: It's the vanilla ice cream of sex positions—and people love to hate on it. At least publicly. Because a recent Trojan Condoms survey found that 45 percent of American women consider the standard horizontal mambo their …

The Hidden Health Benefits of Sex

Twisting the sheets comes with a slew of body-boosting side effects.<p>"Having sex regularly can do more than make you feel closer to your partner—it can actually make you physically healthier," says Hilda Hutcherson, M.D., a clinical professor of obstetrics and gynecology at Columbia University and …

The 15 best movies on Netflix you've probably never heard of

There are so many movies on Netflix, however, that it can be hard to sort through them all.<p>The streaming site does a great job picking up films beyond mainstream hits. A diverse number of overlooked films are available to just about anybody. Now is a better time than ever to catch films that may …

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The Panasonic Lumix G 20mm f

The Panasonic 20mm pancake is a lens that shouldn’t exist.<p>The Panasonic Lumix G 20mm f/1.7 II ASPH Micro Four Thirds lens mounted on an Olympus OM-D …

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Is It Lame to Be Proud That I Give Good Head?

Chloe finds a hidden talent.<p>Read Chloe's previous post here.<p>Have you ever seen the grapefruit blow job video? It's freaking amazing. Like, the best thing I have ever seen. Anyway, I didn't have a grapefruit in Carter's shower but if I had, I'd have squeegeed the hell out of his perfect, beautiful, …

Real Women Reveal What Gives Them Their Biggest Orgasms

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The Power of Negative Thoughts

A few years ago a woman we'll call Mrs. S. went to the hospital for some routine tests. Mrs. S. had a heart valve condition called tricuspid stenosis. She also suffered from a milder form of congestive heart failure. Neither condition was considered life-threatening.<p>The treating physician, Dr. …

The ABC's of Sizzling Sex

This is not your average vocabulary lesson: Breeze through our lusty lexicon to turn up the heat between the sheets.<p>Along the 26-point sequence of the alphabet there are many, many sexual references, and not all of them are X-rated. In fact, once you've covered the ABC's of sex—from the part of the …

Bazaart photo app for iOS now integrates with Adobe Creative Cloud

With the explosion in mobile photography, it’s become critical for people be able to move back and forth between mobile and desktop environments with minimal friction.<p>Bazaart, an iPhone photo collage app, brings such integration closer to reality with a new upgrade that connects directly with the …

Pentagram's Angus Hyland: adult colouring is a "gateway drug"

The success of adult colouring books is a dream for publishers, mainly because they’re dependent on the printed page. Colouring is an easy way to …

How-To: Go beyond OS X Photos + make amazing wall art from your Mac’s pictures (Part 3)

History will remember the early 21st Century as a turning point for photography — the point at which mainstream photos transitioned from chemical to digital, thereby becoming “print optional” for the first time. Although digital photography has taken small annual steps for 20 years, those steps …

13 Exercises for Photographers That Can Help Jump-Start Creativity

Like the world’s tidal waters, photographic creativity ebbs and flows for many of us. Sometimes creativity can use a jump-start, an artificial method …

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How-To: Go beyond OS X Photos + make amazing wall art from your Mac’s pictures (Part 2)

Your digital photos were never intended to remain trapped on your computer’s hard drive. Apple’s original 2002 version of iPhoto proudly included physical book and photo printing services, adding new books and various types of cards every 2-3 years. Since early digital cameras took low-resolution …

Astropad Turns Your iPad Into a Pro Graphics Tablet for Mac OS X

A graphic tablet can be a useful but expensive piece tool in a photographer’s setup. That’s why the folks over at Astropad HQ decided to enable …

Overcome Creative Block Like an Artist: How Pollock, Picasso, O’Keefe, and 5 Others Found Inspiration and Broke Through

In 1951, Jackson Pollock was at his peak. A landmark 1949 article in <i>Life</i> magazine had asked whether he was “the greatest living painter in the United …

The Importance of Changing Mediums: Why We Need More Polymaths in the 21st Century

When Picasso got bored with painting things as they appeared, he began experimenting with colors and shapes — an endeavor he would pursue for the …

Zucchini Bread with Oats

Makes two 8 1/2x4 1/2" loaves Servings<p>For a slightly more virtuous quick bread—more like breakfast, less like dessert—reduce the amount of granulated sugar to one cup. This zucchini bread recipe is part of BA's Best, a collection of our essential recipes.<p>Print<p>Ingredients<p>Non-stick vegetable oil spray<p>…

Sweet and Sour Strawberry Semifreddo with Black Sesame

8 Servings<p>Active Time: 30 min<p>Total Time: 5 min<p>You don’t need an ice-cream maker to serve cool, creamy scoops. All you need is a bowl to make semifreddo happen.<p>May 2015Print<p>Ingredients<p>1 pound strawberries, hulled, quartered<p>⅓ cup sugar<p>1 tablespoon white wine vinegar<p>3 tablespoons black sesame seeds<p>2 …

The Avian World - Photographs and text by Cheryl Medow | LensCulture

<i>The Avian World</i> looks beyond the everyday to create a new reality shaped from the exquisite and sublime beauty of nature.<p>When working in the field to photograph birds and landscapes, and then later in my studio to select and combine the related imagery to include in my final images, I take creative …

Panasonic 42.5mm f/1.7 Lens Review: a top-notch, ultra-portable and affordable Nocticron alternative

Hot on the heels of our recent review of the Panasonic 30mm f/2.8 Macro lens, the other newest member to the Lumix lens family is the Panasonic …

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Hands-On: Affinity Photo is the Photoshop Alternative You’ve Been Waiting For

The most affordable package option for the latest versions of Adobe Lightroom and Photoshop costs $110 a year. If you are a photographer, you know …