Carl Muies

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How I Got My Photos Published from a Free Trip to Paradise

February 2017. For a midwesterner like my father, this was prime time to get away. So Jon decided to acquire two tickets aboard a cruise from San …

How to Photograph Spectacular Light Trails

When I first started in photography one of the shots I was immediately attracted to was light trails. In a time before the Internet, these great …

Landscape Photography

Why You Need to Try This 3-Ingredient Cheesecake Recipe

A Southern baker worth her reputation has a box full of quality, time-tested dessert recipes in her arsenal - a pound cake recipe she likes to serve …

The 14 Best Winter Boots for Under $200

Stay warm all season long.<p>Put it off as long as you want, but there comes a day in winter where you just can't wait any longer. You must pull out your heavy-duty winter boots. Winter weather is unforgiving—but they'll keep you warm and dry. If you're looking for a new pair that won't cost you an …

An Intro to Panning Your Camera for a Blurry Feeling of Speed

Looking to add some drama or action to your photos but not quite sure how? Look no further… In simple terms, camera panning (or motion tracking as …

How E-Commerce Brands Can Leverage Influencer Marketing for More Sales

Use these effective tactics to work with influencers, and drive more sales for your brand.<p>It's now well known that influencers can help raise brand awareness, drive engagement, and boost conversions. Almost 40 percent of Twitter users have even made purchases after seeing an influencer tweet about …

Public Relations

Best Ever 3 Minute Fudge

Steps<p>1<p>Done<p>Butter a square pan and line with parchment paper for easy removal of set fudge. Set aside.<p>2<p>Done<p>In a microwave safe 2 quart bowl, heat …

Taste Beyond The Tongue

What Switzerland’s ‘Crypto Valley’ tells us about the state of blockchain

The proliferation of blockchain startups and their mammoth ICOs show there’s a lot of interest in decentralizing applications and services. And though it’s an oxymoron, we’re now seeing a few “centers” of “decentralization” emerging — a handful of cities engaged in serious jurisdictional …

This site expertly pairs fonts using machine learning

As any typography nerd will tell you, pairing fonts on a design project isn’t as simple as you might think. Depending on your objective (to create balance or to tension, or to showcase a particular piece of content, for example), there are various approaches you can take. But what if you’re a …

MacTrast Deals: The iKlips miReader 4K Completely Changes the Meaning of “External Drive”

- May 28, 2017<p>The iKlips miReader 4K will revolutionize that way you transfer and carry data. It performs data transfers at Lightning speed.<p>iKlips …

How to Avoid Star Trails by Following the ‘500 Rule’

Due to the rotation of the Earth, it appears as though the stars are moving through the sky in long exposures. Star trails can be a desired effect …

Quick and Easy Tips for Improved Long Exposures

Long exposure images might look like they’re complex, but when it comes down to it, the process of getting a great long exposure image really isn’t …

These Foil-Packet Dinners Will Save You Time, Money & Dishes

We might not always have fresh fruit or enough spices, but aluminum foil is a kitchen constant that saves our asses on a regular basis. None of the …

Food

10 Creative Photography Ideas & Techniques to Try

The demand to churn out consistently profound imagery can be both exhausting and arduous, but we can’t complain too much considering we are fortunate …

Tilt-shift

Want to get rich? Put your finances on cruise control

A plethora of digital money-tracking services have emerged in recent years to overtake the humble paper-and-pencil logs of the past, from budgeting …

Personal Finance

This Roundup Of Photography Links Will Have You Gasping For More!

With another week passing us by, we find Toad Hollow Photography searching all over the internet for links to interesting tutorials, special features …

Photography

15 Healthier, Vegan Versions of All Your Junk Food Favorites

We all like to treat ourselves to some junk food every now and again. Even though those foods are usually high in fats, sugar, salt, calories, and …

Dessert

The best ice cream in London

Check out our sticky-fingered guide to the best cold stuff in the capital. We've put together a list of top-notch ice-cream parlours serving …

England

10 'TED Talks' Every Entrepreneur Should Watch

The "Onion Talk" series neatly satirizes the self-satisfied excesses of the "TED Talk" series.<p>I recently posted 21 short videos worth more than an MBA, the 13 most inspirational videos of all time, and the 7 most motivational feature films of all time.<p>However, to quote another great motivational …

Business Strategy

Tuna Poke

4 Servings<p>The real key here is to use the best-quality tuna you can find. When in doubt, ask your fishmonger if he would eat it raw. If the answer is no, neither should you.<p>April 2016Print<p>Ingredients<p>2 cups short-grain sushi rice<p>1½ teaspoons kosher salt, plus more<p>2 tablespoons dried hijiki …

The tropical island paradise where you can set up a business in an hour

<b>(CNN) —</b> African countries are not renowned for being the easiest places to start a company, but one country is bucking this trend.<p>With a population of only 1.3 million, the tiny island country of Mauritius is frequently hailed as one of Africa's success stories.<p>Located some 500 miles east of …

Business Development

Can Burberry and Prada Face Their Problems?

Shares in Prada and Burberry have lost significant value in the past few months. Both brands need to face up to their problems, says Luca</b> …

11 Tiramisu-Inspired Dessert Recipes Even a Novice Baker Can Handle

The distinct flavors of strong espresso, soft and creamy mascarpone cream, fluffy ladyfinger biscuits and a generous dusting of cocoa powder are just a few reasons tiramisu is still a crowd favorite. But making a classic tiramisu cake at home can be a daunting process, and it takes both time and …

Budapest's best ruin bars

Budapest’s 'ruin bars' – quirky pubs and clubs that have taken over the city's abandoned spaces – shouldn't be missed. Here are four of the best to …

Budapest

16 classy cafés in London, as chosen by you

Tea. Coffee. Sofas. Brunches. Eggs. Toast! Cake. Papers. The whoosh of the milk frother machine. A little outside bit on a sunny day. The gentle …

Fresh, zingy, delicious: how to make perfect ceviche

Give your fish some Peruvian pizzazz and try making ceviche. Quick, tasty and elegant, this is the perfect dish to impress friends this summer<p>Cooking doesn’t get simpler than ceviche. Creating this Peruvian dish of seafood bathed in a tangy, broth-like liquid called “tiger’s milk” doesn’t even …

12 Things Your Business Loan Application Must Include

6 min read<p><i>In their book</i> Start Your Own Business<i>, the staff of Entrepreneur Media Inc. guides you through the critical steps to starting your business, then supports you in surviving the first three years as a business owner. In this edited excerpt, the authors describe what materials you need to</i> …

Small Business

Adorn your Apple Watch with these 10 amazing bands

Color me excited about the third-party Apple Watch bands that are finally starting to roll out. Apple calls the Apple Watch its most personal product …