Susan Tümkaya

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Recumbent bikes take the strain out of cycling: Stretching Out

<b>Stretching Out</b><p><b>WHAT NEXT?</b><br>Have a suggestion for an activity you think I should try? Call me at 216-999-4632 or send me an e-mail.<p><b>Previously</b><p>Riding a …

Cycling

Odyssey's electric recumbent trike can reach speeds of 50 mph

Five years in the making, the pair have arrived at what they are calling a proven and sufficiently-tested prototype for their electric trike: the …

Electric Vehicles

Guide To Electric Recumbent Trikes [UPDATED]

Electric recumbent trikes are lightweight 3 wheeled pedal/electric vehicles that offer some car like features. For instance, some of them have …

Commuting

Q&A

BENEFITS OF A RECUMBENT TRIKE<p><b>People are curious. They ask questions.</b> This is normal. However, for trike pilots, question asking forges ahead into an …

Death Valley

Blog Archive » Riding with a Flag from Purple Sky

Posted on August 27, 2010 by Larry Varney<p><b>by Larry Varney<br>Co-Editor, ‘BentRider Online</b><p>Many people consider a flag on their bike or trike to be as …

Moot

8 Companies That Help You Beautifully Hack IKEA Furniture

Change up a basic looks with these clever, ready-to-use embellishments.<p>Even though we're all about personalizing IKEA furniture with a little DIY savviness, we get that it can be a huge time suck. And some very smart companies understand that too — which is why they went into business to sell …

England's Big Picture: Best of 2015

<b>Each day we feature one of the fabulous photographs sent in by the BBC News website audience across England.</b><p>Here, we look back at at some of the most popular Big Pictures we've featured in 2015.<p>How to submit a picture<p>If you have a picture you'd like to share, email us at england@bbc.co.uk, post it …

West Sussex

Tour a Cool Shipping Container Home in New Orleans

<b>Name:</b> Seth Rodewald-Bates & Elisabeth Davies <b><br>Location:</b> Carrollton — New Orleans, Louisiana <b><br>Size:</b> 750 square feet <b><br>Years lived in:</b> 1.5 years; Owned<p>Tucked …

Astronomy

How to Save Images Using Export in Lightroom

Reader feedback tells me that some people are confused by Lightroom’s Export process. I think the confusion is caused by not completely understanding …

Tutorials

How to Use a Silk for Soft Light in Portrait Photography

Harsh, contrasty lighting works for edgy and highly-stylized portraits, but the majority of the general studio photographer’s portrait gigs call for …

How To: Buy, Design or Build DIY Cargo Container Homes

A perfect example of thinking outside the box and living within one. – but what is really involved when buying, designing or building cargo container …

Urbanism

Articles about adventurous apartment building made 36 shipping containers on Dwell.com - Dwell

Three dozen shipping containers find a safe port in a modern apartment building in Mexico.<p>Every week, we highlight one amazing Dwell home that went viral on Pinterest.<p>In South Korea, shipping containers have been used to build amazing projects including an art school, low-cost housing, a...<p>This …

Architecture

Here’s What You Need to Know About Aperture, F-Stops, and Depth of Field

A lot has been said and written about aperture, f-stops and depth of field on PictureCorrect and elsewhere on the Internet. But rarely do you get a …

How to Take Stunning Portraits

Taking stunning portraits is one skill that can be easily mastered if you understand the concepts and have had lots of practice.<p>Photo captured by …

That Pulitzer eluding you? Apply here. and here and here, etc.

photo by Kelly Shimoda, from <i>The Pollinators</i>, 2008<p>In honor of the almighty Pulitzers, I’ve spent the morning compiling a list of contests, grants, …

This Interactive Exposure Tool Helps You Understand the Exposure Triangle

Understanding the exposure triangle of shutter speed, aperture, and ISO is one of the first steps in learning photography. To help people wrap their …

The Big Fat list of 45 Street Photography project ideas

Introduction<p>Everyone that shoots Street knows that passion and drive alone are not enough to keep one going for years and years. There are times when …

Street Photography

The Poetic Sand Clock by Studio Ayaskan

It’s not digital. There are no connected apps to interact with. The movement is restricted to the concise circular arc of a single hand. Yet the Sand …

InterAct

Eight Years, Five Cameras, Five Continents

A few days ago, I was reflecting on my progress as a photographer during the last few years and how my choice of cameras was influenced by the need …

Italian Riviera

Hull Property Group Stole My Photo

The following is my account of the most infuriating, frustrating and insulting photo usage theft I’ve dealt with. After attempting to resolve it with …

Lightroom Slow? Try Setting a Huge Cache Size

Here’s a quick tip: if your Lightroom’s Develop module is a pain to work with because it’s so slow, try increasing the Camera Raw cache size in the …

Tutorials

Lanthanum

Rare Earth

Sightseer Sling Strap is a Leather Camera Strap That Expands As Needed

A new product just landed in the world of high-end camera straps. The new HoldFast Sightseer Sling Strap is an elegant and rugged leather camera …

A Photographer's Guide to Amsterdam

Amsterdam, a city made famous by canals, cannabis and one or two other things, has the potential to be a photographer's paradise. In reality, despite …

European Travel

5 Things You Need To Know About The Photographer's Ephemeris

If you're not familiar with it, The Photographer's Ephemeris (TPE) is a map-centric sun/moon calculator that shows how the light falls on the land. …

Apps

Articles about forest retreat combines small living camping experience on Dwell.com - Dwell

As the perceptions of what a travel shelter should look and feel like has continued to adapt, Collective Retreats has been...<p>A mobile house that is small in size, but big on style.<p>Multifunctional furniture can make a small space a lot more livable.<p>Two homes combine under one roof in this unique …

Yukon Territory

Articles about compact japanese inspired house enjoys majestic views on Dwell.com - Dwell

A distinctive wooden pattern lines the walls, floors, and ceilings of this compact home in Japan.<p>I just learned about this new series of products inspired by one of the country’s most iconic examples of mid-century Modernist...<p>Working with a limited footprint, a daunting slope, and killer views, …

São Paulo