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25 Inspired Breakfast Recipes for a Better Morning

Breakfast is one of those meals that can easily become routine. From cold cereal to smoothies, many people grab their breakfast and head out the door …

The Top 10 Genius Recipes of 2016

With 2016 coming to an end, one of the more gratifying ways to take stock is to look back on all that we've cooked—and the recipes we'll pocket to keep feeding each other and ourselves on repeat.<p>The ten recipes below are the Food52 community's very favorite Genius Recipes of the year. Like every …

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Watch: How Japan’s ‘Sushi God’ Creates His Masterpieces

Watch Japanese Woodworking Masters Create Elegant & Elaborate Geometric Patterns with Wood

A friend recently told me he'd had his hair cut with a pair of $10,000 scissors, reputedly the highest-quality in the world. He hardly needed to add …

Inside IBM Studios

It’s no secret that over the past few years IBM has been hiring hundreds of designers and rapidly scaling up its design teams in a bid to place …

A Beautiful Visualization Of How Your DSLR Camera Really Works

Leave it to a graphic designer to clearly visualize the complicated inner-workings of your digital camera in a way that actually makes sense.<p>Here’s the thing about expensive, hulking DSLR cameras: They take beautiful photographs, but only if you know how to use them. And understanding the various …

How to Crush Blacks In Photoshop for a Matte Film Effect

Crushing blacks is a popular trend in Photoshop for achieving a more film-like matte effect that pairs well with vintage styling. It won't work with …

The Foolproof Steps to Making a Perfect French Omelette at Home

Serious Eats<p>VIDEOS<p>Watch More Videos<p>More<p>Eggs<p>Buying tips, techniques, and recipes, no matter how you like them.<p>I've been learning about omelettes for as long as I can remember. When I was four, my family went down to Boca Raton or Fort Lauderdale or one of those chintzy Gold Coast places to visit my …

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The Right Way to Sauce Pasta

Serious Eats<p>VIDEOS<p>Watch More Videos<p>More<p>Pasta<p>Essential techniques, recipes, and more!<p>"I'll have a glass of the grappa, please," I said to the bartender at the Italian restaurant down the street from my house.<p>"You are the first person I have ever seen order that," she exclaimed in response. I asked …

Italian Food

Leg of Lamb with Honey and Moroccan Table Spices

Start the lamb a day before roasting by making the marinade. Because the acids in the marinade slow down browning, a finish of a fast broil is needed.<p>…

22-Year-Old's Incredibly Artistic Self-Portraits

<b>Prejudice</b><p>Though Budapest, Hungary-based photographer Noell S. Oszvald currently has only 22 total photos on her Flickr page, they're all so incredibly powerful, you could spend hours looking at each one. The 22-year-old started taking photos a little over a year ago, though you wouldn't know that …

The Ultimate Guide to Roasting Your Vegetables

Your oven is about to do a happy dance...if that were possible.<p>Everyone—even if you don't cook very often—needs to master roasted vegetables. And, to be honest, there's not even that much to master: just some chopping, seasoning, and adding a bit of fat. For firm but tender veg with a nicely …

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Need a Mechanism for Your Design? Here's the Motherlode

Over 1,700 ways to make things move, slide and transform<p>Let's say you're a designer trying to create something with moving parts: A set of double …

The Steve Jobs You Didn’t Know: Kind, Patient, And Human

The untold story of Tim Cook’s friendship with Steve Jobs—and why Jobs wouldn’t let Cook try to save his life.<p>According to Apple CEO Tim Cook, he first learned about Steve’s need for a liver transplant in January 2009. By that time Steve wasn’t coming into the office at all, and Cook would visit …

The 14 Nerdiest Things We Learned About Food This Year

<i>Inspired by conversations on the Food52 Hotline, we're sharing tips and tricks that make navigating all of our kitchens easier and more fun.</i><p><i>Today: The food facts, science, and tricks we geeked out on this year.</i><p>In 2013 I came to terms with the fact that I am a food nerd. It happened in a classroom …

Masai Warriors, Elephants and Giraffes All Made an Appearance at This Stunning Wedding in Kenya

Wedding photographer Jonas Peterson has captured dozens of beautiful weddings all over the world. But even with his impressive resume and archive of …

Haghighi Residential Building / Boozhgan Architecture Studio + AAD Studio

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> A. The guidelines on the project were initially made quite clear; a four-storey residential apartment …

How To Add Realistic Bokeh In Photoshop

I feel it prudent to start off by suggesting that when it comes to DOF, it’s going to be better getting it right in camera. However, not getting it …

How to Do a Nondestructive Dodge and Burn in Photoshop

When you use the Dodge and Burn tools found in the flyout menu of Photoshop, you may be risking your entire image. These tools are destructive, …

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‘Still Life’, A Short Film About Creativity And Everyday Moments

<b>‘Still Life’</b> is a short film by filmmakers Charles Frank and Jake Oleson that seeks to “find connection between creativity and everyday</b> …

How to Increase Your Skills and Profit with Personal Photography Projects

Be it commercial clients, wedding clients, portrait clients, or boudoir clients, we need to book clients to pay our bills; it’s just a fact. …

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Hiker Photography WordPress Theme

Hiker – A WordPress Photography Theme.<p><b>Hiker</b> is a beautifully designed WordPress theme. It was developed for the use as photography theme. The …

Zinc – Multi-Purpose WordPress Theme

Zinc, A WordPress Theme for Multiple Purpose.<p>Look at this beautiful multi-purpose WordPress theme. The <b>Zinc</b> theme includes plenty of options and …

Peak – Responsive WordPress Portfolio Theme

Peak – Portfolio Theme.<p>Minimalistic and straight to the point, this is the <b>Peak</b> WordPress theme. It was developed and designed for the use as simple …

Friday Fresh Free Fonts - Sui Generis, Simplifica, Quicksand

Friday fresh free fonts is a series of free fonts posted every Friday, yes I know it's awesome. I will look forward to bring a lot of great fonts …

Tupper_PRO - Typography

I have seen my fair share of amazing typography projects and it's always incredible to see the depth of work behind the creation of a font. Mateusz …

Colorful Collection of Double Exposures by Aneta Ivanova

Bulgaria-based Aneta Ivanova is the photographer behind these striking double exposures that merge layers of landscapes together with silhouetted portraits. We adore her many black and white compositions, and she even provided us with a tutorial at the bottom of this post on how to develop such …

DIGNITY – One Page WordPress Theme

The DIGNITY Responsive WordPress Portfolio theme.<p><b>Dignity</b> is a simple and easy to use one page website theme. It was developed and designed for the …