Tammy Murie

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How to Create Candles from Eggshells

Re-purpose eggshells into delightful tea light candles using soy wax and birthday candles. You could pre-paint the eggs decorative colors to enhance …

How to Open a Can Without a Can Opener

Community Tested<p>Are you stuck without a can opener? No problem: can lids are made with a thin piece of metal that isn't difficult to break through. …

How to Crochet a Hat for Beginners

Whether you're looking to save money on your own accessories or you want a custom gift for a friend, crocheting a hat from scratch can be a great …

Crocheting

How to Get Rid of Smoke Smell

Smoke smell can be one of the most invasive and stubborn odors you will have to deal with throughout the course of your life. Thankfully, when smoke …

Cleaning

How to Photograph Panoramas

1<p><b>Pick what you're photographing.</b> Choose your scene and decide what type of panorama you are going to be photographing. Distant scenes such as …

How to Make Doughnuts

Doughnuts come in all shapes and sizes. They are the perfect way to treat yourself on a lazy weekend, or to indulge in a baking adventure. …

Dessert

Four Innovations that Could Revolutionize the Photography Industry

Good or bad, photography as a medium is closely tied to the technological heritage of our cameras. As a result, technological developments often …

Adobe Officially Releases Photography Bundle as CC Surpasses 1M Subscribers

In addition to the Project Mighty and Napoleon announcement we told you about earlier, Adobe had a few more things up its sleeve yesterday. Key among …

What Do You Do When the President of Chechnya Steals Your Photo?

As copyright disputes go, this one sits squarely on the border between strange and stranger. We’ve seen plenty of people have their photography …

Graham Elliot Lost 91 Pounds in Less Than Two Months

That sleeve gastrectomy Graham Elliot underwent in mid-July has allowed the Michelin-starred Chicago chef and <i>MasterChef</i> judge to shed 91 pounds, …

Why I Believe in Mandatory Service

Nope, I'm not writing about military service. I have come to strongly believe that we would, in fact, live in a better, kinder world if every teenager took a job in the service industry before entering adulthood. Working in a professional kitchen would be great too, but there are probably too many …

The Avengers

How Much Food Do You Drink?

Here's a breakdown of the food equivalents (in calories) of your favorite drinks. Margarita = taco.<p>Editor's note: We're just passing along the info... I recommend drinking whatever you want. (I'm about to have a margarita).

Google teams up with Harvard and MIT to help boost free online courses

Google said today that it will develop software for edX, a nonprofit created by Harvard and MIT that solicits and distributes online courses for free. Open edX, as the effort is called, is a platform for creating courses that can be taken by anyone with internet access. The move builds on Google's …

Flipboard for Photographers and Photography Lovers

Inside Flipboard / July 16, 2013<p>“Flipboard For You” is our bi-weekly series highlighting how different groups of people can make the most out of …

New Flipboard Update Is Out, With GIFs For All and Top Stories

Inside Flipboard / August 14, 2013<p>Who doesn’t love GIFs? Flipboard readers have already incorporated them into lively magazines like “Just GIF It,” …

Building a DIY Battery Pack for Capturing Time-Lapses with a Point-and-Shoot

There are advantages to shooting time-lapses using a cheap point-and-shoot camera — for example, if it gets stolen, you’re not out thousands of …

Ignore The Naysayers. Go Create Stunning Images

There has been a spat of posts and articles recently extolling the storyline that “Photography Is Dead!” or “Creativity Is Dead!” or both. And then …

Photography

Snapchat Micro to Bring Self-Destructing Photos to the Samsung Smartwatch

Those who think that image sharing app Snapchat is a waste might want to skip over this post. Earlier today we found out that the app and its …