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17 Refreshing Non-Boozy Mocktails, Punches & Spritzes

Summer wouldn't be summer without plenty of lazy afternoons and evenings on the front porch and patio potlucks galore. It is your signal to break out …

Watermelon

Dan Doherty's ultimate brunch recipes

Dan Doherty serves up simple, informal recipes from his new book for a relaxed late-morning treat –or a delicious surprise at any time of the day<p><i>Toast Hash Roast Mash by Dan Doherty (Mitchell Beazley, £20) is available from books. telegraph.co.uk</i><p>Dan's brunch recipes for a lazy Sunday<p><b>Oven-roasted</b> …

How to use your exposure settings for creative effect

Whether you’re shooting photography or video, film or digital, exposure generally boils down to three elements in your camera. ISO, aperture and …

How to Achieve the Ideal Composition in Photography

December 25, 2016<p>Studied Photography at IED in Milan, Italy. Passionate about art, frequent visitor of exhibitions, Widewalls photography specialist …

36 Free Oscar Winning Films Available on the Web

How about some hors d'oeuvres meant to accompany the main course, the 2014 Academy Awards? We scouted around the web and found 36 Oscar-winning (or …

A Comprehensive Guide to Protecting Your Photos Online

As a photographer, you obviously want to spend your time focusing on your passion: capturing great images, being creative, and making art. …

The only photos you need to see this month

<b>UNFLINCHING PHOTOS OF BROOKLYN'S GANGSTERS AND ADDICTS</b><p>“I am not trying to be shocking, I just shoot what I see,” photographer Boogie told us last week when discussing the ten-year anniversary his first photo book. <i>It’s All Good</i> takes readers on a harrowing trip into the depths of drug and gang …

Coronation chicken sandwiches

Originally called “Chicken Elizabeth”, this recipe was invented by Constance Spry and Rosemary Hume, the principals of the Cordon Bleu Cookery School, and was developed for Queen Elizabeth II’s coronation in 1953. With tender chunks of chicken coated in a mildly spiced sauce with mayonnaise, the …

4 Surprising Moves You Didn’t Know Work Your Abs

Don’t have time to fit in core work at the end of your sweat sessions? No worries—even when you’re not trying to train your abs at the gym, you’re …

15 Street Photography Techniques and Tips

Hey streettogs, if you want to learn some practical tips and techniques when shooting on the streets, check out the video above, or read more to see …

Street Photography

Muxin Design brings the ’forest’ into Chinese office to create natural vitality

<b>China-based design firm</b> <b>Muxin Design</b> <b>has reconstructed Chinese office space with curvilinear shapes, furnitures and fixtures in a high-rise building</b> …

Architecture

An Old Design Trick That All 20-Somethings Should Try

Photo courtesy of Andrew Boyd For Dream Decor.<p>Feng Shui -- a traditional Chinese home decor philosophy -- may not be the sexiest topic. (Which is unfair, really, considering that when practiced correctly, it leads to better sex. Let's see you compete with that, mid-century modern.) But we're …

Home Decorating

What Makes People Feel Upbeat at Work

Creating a positive work environment sounds like a noble aspiration for both businesses and the people who work for them. No one ever says that they want to work in a negative environment, after all, or even in a blasé one. And yet, in late April, the National Labor Relations Board issued a ruling …

Psychology

Josef Koudelka Documentary Film Offers Intimate Portrait of the Famed Photographer

What would it be like to assist Josef Koudelka? What could an assistant learn simply by observing and helping the legendary Czech photographer? …

Street Photography

10 Photography Mistakes to Avoid

Here are ten common photography mistakes to avoid to take your photos to the next level.<p>Mistake #1: Combining Light & Shadow<p>photo by Chris Costello<p>A …

Lentil lasagne with rainbow chard and feta

SERVES<p>4<p>INGREDIENTS<p>Six large sweet potatoes, peeled and very thinly sliced<br>• Six rainbow chard leaves, stems removed; you could also use Swiss chard, spinach or kale<br>• 100g feta cheese, crumbled<p><b>For the lentil filling</b><p>2 x 400g tins lentils, rinsed and drained<br>• 1 x 400g tin chopped tomatoes<br>• 125g tomato …

5:2 diet: healthy fasting recipes 250 calories or less

<b>Read our comprehensive guide to the 5:2 diet</b><p>All recipes serve one, but can be multiplied up.<p><b>1. Scallops with pancetta and leeks</b><p>Scallops are good news for fasters, with relatively few calories but lots of flavour.<p><b>Boys’ perk:</b> add an extra slice of pancetta<p><b>Ingredients</b><br>2 paper-thin 8g slices of pancetta …

Egg Drop Soup

Step 1<p>Prepare The Chicken<p>Cut the breasts and legs off of the chicken. Place the whole chicken carcass and the breasts and legs into a huge saucepan …

Muhammad Ali embodied everything lefties hate about ‘lad culture’

Every wet leftie has been paying tribute to Muhammad Ali over the past 72 hours. Which is kind of weird considering Ali embodied everything they loathe. Male bravado, urban swagger, cockiness, masculinity by the bucketload: the things that made Ali great are the things his right-on mourners …

Rachel Roddy’s baked pasta recipe | A Kitchen in Rome

Pasta al forno is the mamma of baked pasta dishes – a tried-and-tested template of pasta with rich tomato sauce, basil, lots of mozzarella and pecorino – a big, generous, endlessly adaptable dish to feed a crowd.<p>“Everybody has to eat!” Cinzia, is sitting at her sunny kitchen table, reading glasses …

Fixing Harsh Lighting in Lightroom Where Light Modifiers Aren’t An Option

Dealing with mid-day sun can be the absolute worst when it comes to preserving tonality and color in your images. Here, we are breaking down exactly …

Tutorials

This is What Different Light Modifiers Do for Studio Portraits

Starting out in studio portraiture and not sure what light modifier to choose to achieve the photo you want? In the post, we’ll take a look at the …

40 Ways to Maximize a Small Garden

Beautify even the tiniest backyard or windowsill.<p>You don't have to call Versailles home to design a stunning outdoor space — even with a petite patch of green, the creative planters and unique ideas here will make your garden fit for a king.

10 Great Breakfasts for Building Easy Muscle

Following on from last Thursday's column, which was all about developing muscle to get toned up for both summer and life. In keeping with my core …

6 Reasons You Should Be Printing Your Photos

As a photographer I spend a lot of time taking photos, editing, blogging, and posting to social media. To what end? Are the photos meant to be viewed …

Here's the real reason that photos of bin Laden's body won't ever be shown

Photographs and video were released of Saddam Hussein's hanging, as were post-mortem pictures of his criminal sons, Uday and Qusay, after Delta Force took them out.<p>Why not release a few pictures of Public Enemy No. 1 to prove that he is dead and show the world what happens when you take on the …

Osama Bin Laden

I Tried an Instagram Fitness Challenge and My Body Has Changed Like Crazy

But it wasn't easy.<p>Karena Dawn and Katrina Scott, also known as the Tone It Up Girls, could be your best friends, if your best friends happened to be ripped as hell. They are your trainers, your cheerleaders, your #goals, all in one. Picture in your mind two mermaids — that's them. Karena is the …

5 Ways to Make Your Abs Workouts More Effective—and Less Painful

Six-pack, here you come.<p>Raise your hand if this scenario sounds familiar: In the pursuit of better abs, you’ve been diligently doing situps and planks like it’s your job. And, oh baby, you're feeling the burn. But it’s not your core that’s on fire—your neck hurts, your lower back is throbbing, and …

Your Future Home Will Be Designed For Sharing (By Airbnb)

The rental company is considering the next step: designing spaces made specifically for homeowners who want to easily rent out spare rooms.<p>Joe Gebbia, Airbnb’s cofounder and chief product officer, likes to observe the simple ways that Airbnb hosts “hack” their homes in order to take on guests. He …