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The Super-Easy Trick to Make Steak More Tender

All you have to do is stick your meat in here<p>Here’s a juicy secret: Freezing and thawing strip steak before you cook it can make it more tender, finds a new study from Kansas City University.<p>Freezing may cause muscle fibers to swell and rupture, resulting in improved tenderness, says study author …

The 10 Common Cooking Mistakes Chefs Always Notice (And How to Fix Them)

Training for years, working in the kitchen until the wee hours of the morning, modifying recipes until perfection, no one knows the value of trial and error more than top chefs. And those years of trial and error yield a serious understanding of the most common culinary pitfalls—the mistakes that …

How to Make Tart, Extra-Silky Lemon Bars

Lemon bars occupy a quirky piece of culinary real estate, a sun-drenched lot on Lemon Lane, right between meringue pie and a fancy <i>tarte au citron</i>. It's a great part of town, where the rent is cheap and the neighbors friendly, quick to loan a cup of sugar to those in need.<p>Good thing, too, because …

14 French Toast Roll-Ups for Your Lazy Sunday Morning

Weekends are the perfect opportunity to sleep in a *little* later than normal, and spend some extra time making a leisurely breakfast. Healthy breakfast bowls are a great weekday option, but French toast is a go-to for when you’re craving something a little more… <i>naughty</i>. You already love it …

Everything You Need to Know About Knife Care

Stop cooking with dull knives; you're gonna hurt yourself!<p><i>In addition to eating healthier, the start of a new year is a great excuse for decluttering, spiffing up, and organizing your workspace. All week long, we'll be giving you tips for making sense of the most important room of the house: the</i> …

This is the Nikon D5 Shooting at a Blazing 12FPS

Nikon’s new flagship DSLR, the D5, features 12FPS continuous shooting — 14FPS with the mirror locked — and a new autofocus system that features 153 …

22 Superrich Recipes to Break Your Resolution in the Best Way Possible

It's that time of the year when everyone's made some kind of New Year's resolution, and for a lot of people that means trying to eat better. That's all well and good—I would never begrudge someone for trying to be healthier—but if you're going to spend most of your time eating kale and chia seeds …

15 (New! Exciting!) Ways to Season Grilled Chicken

Make your grilled chicken better by doctoring it up with one of these 15 seasoning ideas. From Japanese spice blends to fish sauce, your bird is about to get a whole lot better.<p>Grilled chicken doesn't <i>need</i> much more than salt, pepper, and a little char. But hey—when were we ever ones to settle for …

Best Books for the BBQ Lover

Ten years ago when I started my BBQ and grilling website, AmazingRibs.com, it was because there were no good books on barbecue. Now, each new season brings at least three or four good ones (mine will be out May 10).<p>Any outdoor cook can always use more tips and techniques and recipe ideas, so here …

BBQ

12 cuts of meat to ask for from your butcher

Beef — it's what's for dinner. Too bad you've likely been limiting your dining options to overpriced cuts of steak.<p>To prove it, we recruited chefs and butchers, the guys and gals who know beef best, and had them pit some of the most popular pieces of meat against lesser known (and cheaper) gems.<p>We …

BBQ

What Happened Before That Breathtaking Wildlife Photograph – Unbelievable Behind The Scenes

Behind every beautiful breathtaking photograph there is a lot of pain encountered by the photographer. Be it luck or vivid passion these behind the …

Photography

Barbecue tip: Spiral-cut those hot dogs before you put them on the grill

Before you toss those hot dogs on the grill, may we suggest you do something just a little different this year? Spiral-cut those wieners before you cook them. It’s easy to do and it creates a slightly longer hot dog with more surface area for condiments.<p>Image source: YouTube<p>The process of …

16 Thanksgiving Desserts That Aren't Pie

Dessert on Thanksgiving is practically synonymous with pie—for many of us, it's the only day in the year that we eat pumpkin pie (some happily, some begrudgingly), but apple, pecan, and all sorts of other more unusual pies might find their way to the table. (My childhood Thanksgivings always …

The Most Delicious Recipes for Marinated Chicken

It’s usually not a compliment when someone declares a food tastes like chicken. This commonly used phrase is essentially a gentler way of saying it …

Chris' Best Burgers Recipe

"Been searching for that perfect burger recipe, but end up making a meatloaf sandwich? Been looking for that 'Wow!' reaction at your next BBQ? Look …

Becoming a Photopreneur: The Slow Times

Up until now we've talked mostly about how to shift your thinking away from the unfortunate standard of the professional artist. However, we can't …

ORGANIC: Farmers & Chefs of the Hudson Valley - Photographs and text by Francesco Mastalia | LensCulture

The Hudson Valley has become an epicenter for the local, organic, sustainable food movement. With its rich agricultural land, the awareness for sustainable living, and the growing demand for local, organic food, the ‘locavore’ farm-to-table movement has become a way of life in the Hudson …

6 Ways to Perfect Your Quesadilla

The quesadilla burst onto America's culinary landscape in the 1990s. It was love at first bite. We loved the earthy-flavored, chewy-crisp tortillas, the gooey filling of melted cheese, the sting of the jalapeños. In true American fashion, we made Mexico's "grilled cheese sandwich" our own, piling …

BBQ

The Neurochemistry of Positive Conversations

Why do negative comments and conversations stick with us so much longer than positive ones?<p>A critique from a boss, a disagreement with a colleague, a fight with a friend – the sting from any of these can make you forget a month’s worth of praise or accord. If you’ve been called lazy, careless, or a …

20 Historic Black and White Photos Colorized

One of the greatest facets of reddit are the thriving subreddits, niche communities of people who share a passion for a specific topic. One of the …

The Essence of Masculinity – Portraits of Men

We are at the end of our two week Portrait Deep Dive and I thought I’d end it with one more portrait collection for you. Last week we had Inspiring …

Top 10 Pet Photography Tips and Techniques

Anyone who has ever tried to photograph a pet knows it is anything but. Here are some tips that will help you ‘get the perfect shot’.

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Understanding Flash Metering modes

Flash Metering Systems TTL, A-TTL, E-TTL and E-TTL II Terms used in this article are Canon specific but there are the same or similar terms for …

Cameras

37 Pet Photos to Amaze and Inspire You

We’ve been focused on nature and landscape for a while on dPS so it’s time to shift gears and move over to the fauna, specifically – pets. If you …

Updating your Camera’s Firmware – What is it and Why it’s Important

Does your camera have the latest firmware? This topic is one that I often find myself explaining in more detail, and one that many people aren’t even …

A Collection of Dreamy Star Photography

Doing night photography is one of my favorite things to do. Photographing the stars is one of the toughest parts of night photography. We’ve had a …

Photography

Weekly Challenge - Starry Night Photography

This week we had some Beginners Tips for Night Sky and Star Photography by one of our newest dPS writers, Phillip VanNostrand. Earlier today I shared …

Photography

3 Easy Steps Using Photoshop to Making your Images POP

Having taught in-depth image post-processing workshops for Photoshop users, I’ve found that three of the simplest techniques are the ones that people …