Alana Clarke

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Jesse LeDoux

I’ve long-admired Jesse LeDoux’s work and his earliest gig posters with Patent Pending are what sparked my interest in design and typography. In the …

21-Year-Old Visually Impaired Artist Has Raised $1 Million for Charity through Stunning Paintings

21-year-old Jeffrey Hanson creates paintings that are so strikingly vivid, it's astonishing to learn that the artist lives with a visual impairment that allows him to only vaguely make out shapes and colors in everyday life. Although legally blind, the painter has used his unique talents to produce …

Crashing Glass Waves Frozen Into Elegant Vessels by Marsha Blaker and Paul DeSomma | Colossal

<p>Husband and wife team Paul DeSomma and Marsha Blaker translate their oceanic inspirations directly into their collaborative glass sculptures, frozen …

Interactive Projections of Cubic Designs by Aakash Nihalani

If you’ve ever peeped a look at anything Aakash Nihalani has done, chances are you were mesmerized from the get-go. His latest project, entitled …

The Power of a Signature Beauty Look: Amal Clooney’s Polished Blowout and Red Lipstick

In an age where effortlessness, or at least the appearance of it, reigns supreme, what could possibly stand out more in a sea of slept-in waves and stealthily applied natural makeup than unapologetically done hair and bright lipstick? With her high-shine blowouts, flawless pro manicures, and …

Hair

Bicycles in Beijing, Now

Project info<p>China was once known as the "Kingdom of Bicycles." For decades, bicycles were used as the principal mode of transportation and were an essential part of Chinese lifestyle. The bicycle was both a cultural symbol and a shared memory for many generations.<p>Since the new millennium, car …

Smartphone Astrophotography: How I Capture the Moon and Planets with My Phone

I’m often asked how I am able to take high-quality images of the solar system using my iPhone. In short, the quality of today’s smartphone cameras …

Astronomy

The Fourth Wall - Backstage

Project info<p>Since 2010 Klaus Frahm works on a new photographic project : theater and opera-houses. Known for his works on architecture and design published in numerous books and exhibitions this theme seems not so far away from that genre.<br>Other photographers come into the mind - Hiroshi Sugimoto …

Create Your Own Abstract Art With This Interactive Kandinsky Painting

Wassily Kandinsky’s 1932 painting <i>Decisive Pink</i>, like much of the early abstract painter’s work, is fun to look at. The titular pink rectangle on the left contrasts with a bright yellow background, and is covered in mysterious squiggly lines, some resembling stick figures, envelopes or sailboats. …

Architizer

How to Get a Shallow Depth of Field

Depth of field is a photography term that refers to the selective focus of the camera lens along a certain plane. This creates a sharp focus for any …

The Eye of a Photographer

The world looks different to a photographer than it does to everyone else. Why can a photographer capture flat images and turn them into art? The eye …

Mind-Bending Optical Illusions Created With Photo Manipulation

Erik Johansson is a Swedish photographer and retoucher based in Berlin who is well known on the Internet for his amazing surreal photo manipulations …

Photo Manipulation

Pharrell Inks Deal To Write Four Childrens Books, Beginning With "Happy"

Because you haven’t had enough of “Happy”, right?<p>Superstar singer, songwriter, and producer Pharrell has reportedly signed a deal with Putnam Publishing (a division of Penguin) for four childrens books. While details are still scarce, it looks like the first book—which is due on shelves this coming …

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Photography

This Groundbreaking Fashion Show Featured Models with Disabilities

Including the first male amputee to ever walk the NYFW runway.<p>Fashion Week has drawn criticism in the past for its lack of diversity on the runway, and this year, it seems the people in charge have heard you loud and clear.<p>Last week, Jamie Brewer became the first woman with Down Syndrome to strut …

Fashion Week

Nicole Struppert: Finding Geometry in Street Photography

<b>All images by Nicole Struppert. Used with permission.</b><p>Photographer Nicole Struppert is a photojournalist that loves to shoot street photography …