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Unpakt Compares and Offers Instant Quotes for Movers Near You

Previously mentioned moving service Unpakt is a great tool to compare movers so you find a good one. Now the service has expanded into tons more …

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Blueberry Buttermilk Pancakes Recipe

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​Four Skills That Will Turn You Into a Spreadsheet Ninja

Spreadsheets are one of the most mystifying pieces of software you'll encounter in your adult life. As scary as they can be, though, you can do an …

Lightroom Preset Tip and A New Basics Class

Posted By on Monday, February 17, 2014 in Lightroom Tips | 7 comments<p>Hey everyone. I’m in Houston today getting ready to teach my Lightroom 5 seminar …

The Adafruit Trinket Is a Tiny, Versatile Microcontroller

You've got all kinds of choices for microcontrollers for your DIY projects, but Adafruit's newest, the Trinket, is a tiny, Arduino-powered board that …

Amazing 19th Century Photographs of the American West by Timothy O’Sullivan

Photographer Timothy H. O’Sullivan is perhaps best known for his photos of the Civil War, which include his famous “Harvest of Death” photo. But …

Boost Your Oven-Baked Bacon with an Aluminum Foil Rack

I love cooking bacon in the oven. It's super easy, cleanup is fast, and you still get control over how crispy (or not crispy) you want your strips. …

Make It For Your Date – Noodles with Shrimp & Pineapple

Coconut Rice Noodles with Shrimp & Pineapple via ATK Cooking For Two<p><i>We all know the saying “The quickest way to a man’s heart is through his</i> …

How to Turn a Smartphone Panorama Into a ‘Tiny Planet’ Photo

Ever since Google released the Photosphere feature for their Nexus devices, I have been obsessed with making tiny planets. The photosphere feature …

On Assignment: Speedlights, Sync and Sun

It's a bit of a leap of faith, the first time you head out on an assignment with just an X100s and a couple speedlights. (Ask Zack.) And truth be …

5 People Doing Time-Lapse Photography Right

Every day it feels like there are another hundred or so timelapses posted online. While some of this is just the illusion of more exposure and access …

Watch the Pikes Peak record fall from Sebastien Loeb's point of view

It's easy to gloss over the new Pikes Peak hill climb record as just another number. After all, we can say Sebastien Loeb did the deed a full minute and a half quicker than anyone else in the history of the race, but the words fail to convey the lunacy and sheer speed of the feat, even bearing in …

Frio v2.0

Just a quick heads-up that the frio double-locking cold shoe, which I consider to be the safest way to mount your speedlight to your swivel adapter, …

What is it About Photographs That Makes People Click?

Why is it that some photographs go viral online while others are left by the digital wayside? Are there certain elements in photos that make them …

3 Basic Lighting Setups for Great Photos

So, you have some great photography lighting equipment but you aren’t sure how to best use it. Or, you’re still looking for photography lighting …

The Captive Airship: George Lawrence’s Panoramic Kite Photography Rig

George Lawrence was a commercial photographer with a knack for engineering and business. Born in Illinois in February of 1868, his career reached its …

This Interval Training Infographic Helps You Pick the Right Workout

Interval training, we've noted quite a few times, is a great way to get fit in a short amount of time. <i>High-intensity</i> interval training (HIIT), as the …

Quick Astrophotography Primer for First Time Photographers of the Night Sky

If you’ve never attempted to photograph the night sky, be it a constellation or a planet, the idea may seem daunting. You may think that you need a …

Peugeot's legendary Climb Dance remastered in high-definition glory

<i>Climb Dance</i>, the rally-porn film celebrating the Pikes Peak Hill Climb victories of Ari Vatanen in 1988 and Robby Unser in 1989 - and including footage from both drives - has been remastered in high definition. It was commissioned by Peugeot, maker of the four-wheel steering 415 T16 Grand Raid, the …

Gregory Crewdson: Brief Encounters is Now Available on DVD, and Netflix Streaming

<i>©Gregory Crewdson</i><p>Netflix have acquired the rights to stream Ben Shapiro's excellent 77-minute documentary, <i>Gregory Crewdson: Brief Encounters</i>. You can …

How To Build A PVC Full Body Background Stand For 20€

It has been a long time since we had a good solid studio PVC build (pun intended), so I was quite thrilled when David Schöppe sent in this full body …

Subaru uses a mime and a toy car to explain why it loves the boxer engine

I will freely admit to struggling with why Subaru continues to stubbornly employ a boxer engine design while so few other automakers do the same. After all, with twice the number of cylinder heads and cams as a traditional inline four-cylinder engine, a boxer four is more complex, more expensive to …

Lightroom Presets - Black and White Tonal Contrast Effect

Posted By on Monday, April 15, 2013 in Lightroom Presets | 14 comments<p>A while back I released some presets that simulated one of my favorite effects …

Make It For Your Date – Asparagus Shrimp Stir Fry

Asparagus Shrimp Stir-Fry from chef Eric Banh via Sunset Magazine<p><i>We all know the saying “The quickest way to a man’t heart is through his stomach”.</i> …

What Inspires Me? A Short About Inspiration, Inspired by Henri Cartier-Bresson

“What Inspires me” is a short film inspired by Henri Cartier-Bresson’s Decisive Moment interview given to Cornell Capa in 1973.<p>Director Eli Sinkus of …