Nick Suivski

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Architect Bypasses Mortgage Payments, Builds a Tiny Home

Idaho-based architect Macy Miller longed for a place of her own, but didn't want the burdensome cost of mortgage payments and decided to construct her own compact home. After having a dream back in 2011, Miller mustered up the initiative to design her small yet efficient home known as <i>Tiny House</i>. …

Vagabonding: The Art of Long-Term World Travel

When I first started thinking about traveling the world, I bought a book most of you have probably heard of: <i>Vagabonding: An Uncommon Guide to the Art</i> …

Writing

Most Popular Articles of August (Top 5)

Is possible to get bigger while maintaining leanness?<p>I think, yes, but it's not easy.<p>This post assumes you are generally eating right, doing …

How to Master White Balance

<b>Reader Question:</b> What is white balance and why is it important? Is there a downside to setting my camera to “auto”?<p><b>My Answer:</b> Before the rise of digital photography most magazine pictures were shot on color transparency film, more commonly known as slides. Slide film was calibrated to be used in …

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6 Reasons To Consider Renting Photo Gear

There are several instances where renting gear should be a no-brainer , and yet many photographers are reluctant to do so. Perhaps it’s because they …

How Pinterest Can Discourage the Creative Process for Photographers

It’s incredible how Pinterest has taken the wedding industry by storm. My husband and I have always been, and still are, big supporters of Pinterest. …

Philips Hue Has a Posse: Introducing LightStrips & LivingColors Bloom

Years ago, back in college, I remember rigging up a 16-foot length of LED rope lights along the sides and edge of my fixture-less closet. While it …

How To Overcome the Naysayers in Your Life | Mark's Daily Apple

August 01, 2013<p>By Mark Sisson<p>It?s inevitable at some point. Beyond the safe and sympathetic community of MDA and other like-minded cadres, we move …

The best places to swim with whale sharks

Swimming alongside the largest fish in the sea is one of the ultimate bucket-list experiences. Lucky, then, that there are a handful of destinations around the world where in-season sightings of whale sharks are almost guaranteed.<p>Remember: keep a respectful distance from the gentle giants, …

Scuba Diving

Prague City Guide

Today’s Prague City Guide comes to us from Countlan magazine editor, Sarah Lambersky. Sarah was born in Toronto, Canada and caught the travel bug …

A thrillseeker’s guide to Vietnam

Dense jungles, brooding mountains, endless waterways, towering cliffs, hairpin bends: the potential for adrenalin-fuelled adventure is limitless in Vietnam. Whether you prefer to scale the heights of jagged peaks or plumb the depths of coral reefs, Vietnam will deliver something special. Heck, just …

Vietnam

5 Important Components of a Powerful Image

An award winning travel photographer names his 5 most important factors that contribute to powerful images.

Top 10 Summer Beers

Delicious, nutritious and refreshing, beer is a 100-per cent natural way to unwind after a long, hot day. Next time you're shopping, check out one of these world-class summer beers.<p><b>21st Amendment Hell or High Watermelon Wheat</b><p><b>Price:</b> $1.80 (12 oz.)<p>Known for creating innovative brews with clever …