Stephen Tate

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Magical Photos of Winter in Finland Under the Northern Lights

Born and based in beautiful Lapland, Finland, nature photographer Tiina Törmänen is never short on inspiration. A real-life winter wonderland, the Finnish Lapland is renowned for its sparkling, snowy landscapes lit by starry skies and the spectacular Northern Lights. Törmänen captures this seasonal …

Northern Lights

Beef ramen

This recipe for beef ramen is comfort in a bowl. It doesn't have to take hours to make, though. This version is ready in under 30 minutes and comes …

Nikon 24mm f/1.8 G Review | Another Nearly Perfect F/1.8 G Prime?

In case you’ve been living under a rock for the past five years, Nikon has been steadily churning out relatively affordable, compact and super-sharp …

South African Wildflowers Come Alive in this Lightroom Tutorial (Sponsored)

In the lush surroundings of his Cape Town home, photographer Gavin Pickford ventures into the mountains, wildflowers, and coastlines of South Africa. …

Top Travel Websites For Planning Your Next Adventure

Technology’s effects on the travel industry are widespread, with innovation signaling the dawn of a new age of travel products and services after the birth of the Internet and modern-communication systems. Not only has the industry itself benefited from recent technological advancements such as …

Tourism

Top 11 Things To Do In Barcelona

Barcelona, located on the shores of the Mediterranean sea in northern Spain, is the most cosmopolitan city in this country. It is welcoming, plural …

Spanish Language

The Roast Chicken That Changed America

Big flavors, big personalities and big hair ruled the 1980s, when New York City’s Jams was at the white-hot center of everything. Here’s a history of …

How to Make Incredible Brussels Sprouts

We're partnering with our Time Inc. sister brands Cooking Light, Health, My Recipes, Real Simple, Southern Living and Sunset to bring you 60 days of …

13 Amazing Recipes for Fall Produce

From carrots and cauliflower to sweet potatoes and squash, there are so many tasty fruits and vegetables this time of year -- and endless ways to prepare them.<p><b>1. Cauliflower Purée with Thyme</b><p>This cauliflower purée is creamy and comforting, and it just happens to taste remarkably like mashed …

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6 Airport Wi-Fi Hacks You Need to Know Before You Fly

Airports are the worst. Food is overpriced, people are rude, and the TSA procedures remind you of that nightmare you had after you watched <i>Seven</i>. …

Wi-Fi

7 Ways to Dress Up Grilled Salmon

Richly flavored salmon can stand up to bold flavors, especially when it’s grilled. Here are seven sauces to try.<p>Richly flavored salmon can stand up …

How to Use the New Panoramic and HDR tools in Lightroom CC

The long awaited Lightroom 6, known as Lightroom CC to those using it on a subscription basis was an evolutionary rather than revolutionary upgrade. …

Forget HDR Software! Start Creating Natural, Clean HDRs With Digital Blending

A few years ago I ran an HDR photography magazine. I regularly tone mapped my images for years, using just about every HDR program out there. Yet, …

Is Paying Down Your Mortgage Balance a Good Investment?

<i>"We are allocating $600 a month to savings... should we pay down our 4% mortgage or put the savings into our retirement account?"</i><p>In principle, you place it where it will earn the highest after-tax and risk-adjusted return. If you itemize your tax deductions and are in the 25% tax bracket, your …

Russian Photographers Offer Breathtaking Glimpse Of How Birds See Our World

Humans are at a disadvantage when it comes to truly seeing an entire city all at once. Birds have it made. Not only can they fly but also their wings …

Motion Blur Photography

We've all seen those glamorous action shots - the snowboarder finishing his jump off a ramp, the cars flying by on a race track, etc. In this …

Russian Photographers Show How Birds See Our World And It’ll Leave You Breathless

If you dream of travelling the world and seeing it all from a bird’s-eye view, these sweeping, epic panoramic photos by AirPano might be one of the …

Using Google Flights

I like travel simplicity. One of the theorems I proved to myself once again this past week is too much choice is not necessarily a good thing when it …