Michael Kahn

Photography Gear Upgrades

Photography Gear Upgrades

As a professional photographer for over 10 years, and an amateur for much longer, I’ve slowly accumulated a collection of gear and equipment which can make a photographer’s life so much easier. After being asked over and over for specific tips by friends and professional peers, I’ve put together this guide on gear upgrades every photographer should have.

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Seeking Quiet in Noisy Spaces

Recent travels took me through North Dakota and South Dakota, where I often found myself wondering where all the quiet places had disappeared to. Thinking good and proper remote places were carefully selected, I found myself quite often wishing for a bit less noise. Deep in the land of the large trucks, camping and sleeping outside lent itself to a lot more road noise than expected.

Coupled with a fitful night of sleep at a motel and way too many crying babies on planes, I was ready to make a change to improve my quality of sleep while traveling. I needed something that could travel easily in a variety of environments. It should help me get the much needed sleep I deserved – a key ingredient to epic adventures. After a ton of research, I discovered the Bose Noise-masking sleepbuds.

Leather Care for Shoes and Boots

Leather Care for Shoes and Boots

If you are as obsessed as I am on how to care for leather boots and shoes, you will enjoy reading this article I have put together and improved upon with each winter. I love well-made leather boots and look at them as something to own for many many years. …

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Exploring Balsamic Vinegar of Modena

The Balsamic Vinegar of Modena is steeped in rich culture and history. Balsamic Vinegar  is thick. Syrupy. Sweet and tart – but certainly not sour. Aged like wine. Balsamic vinegar is this magical substance which coats your palette and envelops your senses of smell and taste with delight.

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Neapolitan Style Margherita Pizza Recipe

The methods to making a delicious Neapolitan style Margherita pizza comes from a time-honored craft in Italy. A true Neapolitan pizza is held to a high standard of rules, orally transmitted by Neapolitan’s generations of pizza-makers, from fathers to sons. Ingredients must only be sourced from Campania regions of Italy. …

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Neapolitan Style Margherita Pizza

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vK1DpgyVPWA Print Recipe Neapolitan Style Margherita Pizza Prep Time5 minsCook Time2 minsTotal Time7 mins Course: EntreeCuisine: Italian Servings: 1 pizza Author: Michael Kahn Ingredients10 oz Pizza dough Either cold fermented or bought pre-made from a store3 oz Tomato sauce2.5 oz Mozzarella Fresh soft, around 1 1/2 handfuls per pie5 leaves …

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