Nikhil Menon

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How to Restore Old, Damaged Photos

Perhaps one of the most important things we do as portrait photographers is preserve memories. While the digital era and its ever-evolving technology …

Mary Berry's chocolate and vanilla marble loaf cake

<b>SERVES</b><br>10<p><b>TOTAL TIME</b><br>1 hour 40 minutes<p><b>INGREDIENTS</b><br>For the cake<p>225g (8oz) butter, softened<br>• 225g (8oz) caster sugar<br>• 275g (9¾oz) self-raising flour<br>• 2 level tsp baking powder<br>• 4 large eggs<br>• 2 tbsp milk<br>• ½ tsp vanilla extract<br>• 1½ level tbsp cocoa powder<br>• 2 tbsp hot water<p><b>For the icing</b><p>25g (1oz) butter<br>• 15g (½oz) cocoa …

6 Ways to Reduce Blown Out Highlights in Your Outdoor Photography

Shooting outdoors means dealing with challenging and changing lighting conditions which can sometimes lead to blown out highlights in your images. …

Top 10 UK coastal walks

Knoll Beach, Studland, to Lulworth Cove, Dorset<p><b>Distance</b> 23½ miles/38km<b><br>Time</b> 11 hours/1-2 days<br>The Dorset coast offers extremes: from safe, sandy beaches to plunging cliff paths. The Dorset and East Devon Coast was England's first natural world heritage site, and it is said that in 95 miles you can …

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Composition and the Power of Line

Lines are all around us in photography. Conscious use of line can add depth or dynamism to your composition. Let me show you what I mean. Take a look …

Digital Photography

Photojournalist Buddies Stage a Friendly Instagram Photo Battle

There’s nothing like a friendly competition among peers to make a road trip that much more enjoyable, and when you can get a few thousand people to …

Lucky Timelapse Photographer Captures Rarely Seen Meteor Explosion

If Yogi Berra were a photographer, he’d probably tell you that 90 percent of a good shot is half luck. Michael Chung experienced that cocktail of …

Time-lapse Photography

Wes Bentley apparently Christopher Nolan's recommendation for the new Batman

Well, it’s been a while since we’ve had any more names pulled out of the hat as potential candidates to take over the role of The Dark Knight in …

Ten great cycling routes: from day-trips to long-distance adventures

Wind in your hair, landscapes whipping by, cruising through peaceful forests: embracing the outdoors on two wheels is one of the healthiest and most enjoyable ways to get around. Here’s our round-up of great cycling routes which offer something for everyone, from multi-day adventures to relaxing …