Dmitry Mamonov

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Top 20 International Small Hotels: Andrew Harper's Picks (Photos)

Best Small Hotels<p>From Australia to Botswana and Italy to India, see the top luxury boutique hotels around the world.<p>09.08.13 4:45 AM ET

How to Create a Porcelain Skin Effect with Boudoir Photography

The human body has been a common subject of photography since the 19th century, when boudoir “artist studies” first served as substitutes for live …

41 Quick & Easy School Lunch Ideas to Pack for Your Kids

It's back-to-school time, and we've got 41 quick and easy lunch ideas to keep your kids happy—or at least relatively so.<p>Sometimes, parents write small notes of appreciation to put in their kids' lunchboxes. Which is sweet. But you know what they say: Actions speak louder than words. Make one of …

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Perfect Ski Retreat in Big Sky, Montana: The Rustic Redux Project

Spotted on On Site Management, an architecture company founded by renowned architect Jonathan Foote, this custom-built residence is intriguing to say …

http://www.homedsgn.com/2013/06/11/blanco-house-by-james-d-larue-architects/ Blanco House by James D. LaRue Architects

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 …

http://www.homedsgn.com/2011/09/18/shoreham-house-by-sjb-architects/ Shoreham House by SJB Architects

Springtime Refresher: Dr. Oz's Green Tea, Tangerine and Mint Tonic

I'm not a fan of quirky weight loss and health food claims. It's seems like every week there's a new litany of superfoods promising to keep us …

A Real-Life Tricorder That Lets You Scan Your Vitals At Home

A NASA-based startup and Yves Béhar bring you the Scanadu Scout: an emergency room for your pocket.<p>In the 1960s, on the set of <i>Star Trek</i>, the original tricorder was invented (for the uninitiated: a tricorder is a handheld device that allowed for sensor scanning and data collection at Starfleet. Very …

Edgeland House by Bercy Chen Studio

An Exclusive Look at Oprah's Farm: 11 Beautiful Photos

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The Recipes That'll Finally Make You Love Grilled Chicken

We know what you're thinking: grilled chicken is the most boring thing you can cook on the barbecue (and the least exciting thing you could possibly eat). When you have the option to make burgers and steaks on the grill, why in the world would you ever opt for chicken? We're about to show you how …

Artichoke Risotto With Lemon-Herb Pesto

Whenever I trim a fresh artichoke, my thoughts always drift to Pablo Neruda's poem, "Ode to the Artichoke." And every time I cannot help but smile that such a deliciously wonderful poem was dedicated to a vegetable that looks so unwelcoming.<p>"Dressed as a warrior, burnished like a pomegranate, …

Thai Scented Asparagus Soup

<i>Jenny is in perpetual search for easy, weeknight recipes to attempt to feed her family. When they balk, she just eats more.</i><p><i>Today: A novel way to share the season with your guests.</i><p>So we end our three weeks of experimenting with asparagus on a warm note, with Thai Scented Asparagus Soup. I have been …

How to Make Any Frittata in 5 Steps

<i>Here at Food52, we love recipes -- but do we always use them? Of course not. Because once you realize you don't always need a recipe, you'll make your favorite dishes a lot more often.</i><p><i>Today: One of the simplest Not Recipes to date is just a few minutes away from your next spring brunch.</i><p>If you've …

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Make the Leap to Pro Photographer

Those new to the idea can be taken by surprise and even feel a little uncomfortable at the prospect of running a photography business. Their …

Top 15 Features of Your DSLR Camera That You Should Know

There’s a lot to learn when you first get a DSLR. The first things you need to know is how to get out of auto mode and start using your camera’s …

Photography: top tips for storing and viewing your images

<b>Safe storage</b><p>Apart from duds, keep your frames in safe, long-term storage: you never know when one might be useful, or more meaningful, in the future. …

Clipping Magic Helps You Easily Remove Picture Backgrounds

Here’s a tool you may not have heard about but may useful at some time in the future. It’s called Clipping Magic, and it’s designed to remove …

7 Photography eBooks Every Photographer Should Read

While there are countless eBooks out there on photography, it can be a daunting task to filter through them all. Which books are worth their price …

Surreal Photos of Women Floating in Zero Gravity by Nikolay Tikhomirov

Moscow-based photographer Nikolay Tikhomirov describes the photographs he’s taken as “art inside me” — and that’s just what they are, art.<p>One of his …