Alannah McDonald

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Time Traveling Woman Photoshops Self into Iconic Photos

Photographer Flóra Borsi photoshops herself into old black and white images of celebrities and people from past eras for her comical series titled <i>Time Travel</i>. The Budapest-based photographer is craftily featured in each manipulated image, hidden among throngs of fans, press, and commuters. She is …

Photography

Is This Kelly Slater’s New Wave on Google Earth?

Everything makes sense. Is this the site of the future of competitive surfing?<p><b>When Kelly Slater dropped his latest edit, the internet blew up.</b> It …

Bede Durbidge’s “Surfing Future is in Doubt” After Shattering Pelvis

Doctors inserted a 17 cm rod, a metal plate, and four screws to hold him together. Photos: Facebook<p><b>December was a tough month for Pipeline surfers.</b> …

Kelly Slater Just Built A Perfect Artificial Wave -- And It May Save Surfing

But he won't reveal where this "freak of technology" is.<p>The surfing world is abuzz after world champion Kelly Slater casually took to Instagram on Friday to unveil what he says is, without a doubt, the "best man-made wave ever made."<p>"It's a freak of technology," Slater said of the wave.<p>The wave …

Aquatic Sports

Photographer Overlays Photos, Creates a Window to the Past

Hungarian artist and photographer Kernyi Zoltn compares images from the past to the present in his series titled <i>Ablak a Mltra</i>, translated as <i>Window to the Past</i>. The photographer takes images from Fortepan, a site with an online collection of amateur photos from 1900 through the 1990's, and overlays …

Photography

Hilarious Photo of a T-Rex Chasing a Wedding Party

Anyone planning a wedding anytime soon should take a look at this hilarious concept by photographer Quinn Miller. The entertaining photo features a full wedding party screaming for their lives as they run frantically away from a T-Rex. It's certainly a unique image and the final result definitely …

Weddings

Your 10 Favorite Vintage Photos of 2015

Vintage

Photo highlights of the day: a moose on the loose, and a Christmas tiger

The Guardian’s picture editors bring you a selection of the best photographs from around the world, including a runaway deer and a festive Mexican outfit

MOOSE

Sleep Scientist Says Starting Work At 10 A.M. Is What Nature Intended

Getting up any earlier is basically torture.<p>A sleep scientist in England just confirmed what we already knew: getting to work before 9 a.m. is torture.<p>"Staff should start at 10 a.m.," Paul Kelley, an honorary clinical research fellow at Oxford University's Sleep and Circadian Neuroscience …

Sleep

Interview: More Portraits of Soldiers Before, During, and After War

About six months ago, we shared photographer Lalage Snow's powerful series of triptychs titled <i>We Are The Not Dead</i> depicting the transformative faces of servicemen before, during and after their deployment to Afghanistan. The 8-month-long project presented the evolution of these brave, young faces …

War

Up Close and Personal (11 Stunning Animal Portraits)

Danish photographer Morten Koldby has taken the most impressive animal portraits I have ever seen! Staring at us straight in the face, from point-blank range, these wild animals look as if they're demonstrating a wide range of emotions.<p>Kolby captures a unique perspective and by doing so gives us a …

Photography

Shaken Fanning not giving up on surfing despite shark attack | Reuters

SYDNEY (Reuters) - A visibly shaken Mick Fanning arrived home in Australia on Tuesday saying he would not turn his back on surfing despite needing a “miracle” to survive a shark attack off the coast of South Africa at the weekend.<p>Mick Fanning of Australia reacts during a news conference in Sydney, …

South Africa

21 Before and After Photos of Adorable Puppies Who Become Beloved Dogs

Many dog owners have captured the incredible transformation that occurs when a playful puppy turns into a loyal adult dog. They start out as small figures with adorable young faces and gradually become older in body, mind, and spirit. Physically, their bodies undergo a drastic change, but viewers …

Pets

Story Behind the Kissing Couple by Pop Photo

Recently, the Internet went crazy over a picture of a couple kissing during the Vancouver riots. Was it real or was it staged? We all wanted to know…<p>Pop Photo just released a lengthy interview with the photographer who took the shot, Richard Lam.<i><br>When the Vancouver Canucks lost in game 7 of the</i> …

Stanley Cup

Articles about just 48 hours chicago livework space built ground using concrete panels on Dwell.com - Dwell

An industrious Chicago couple set up shop in a historic manufacturing district almost overnight using prefab concrete panels.<p>A deserted corner store is redeveloped into a furniture and art gallery, showroom, apartment, and office space for a newly...<p>When Dwell proposed that I undertake a design …

Architecture

Senior Citizens Reveal What Tattoos Look Like on Aging Skin

With more and more of the general population getting tattooed, there's always the thought of how body art will look as people age. This question is answered through photographs of senior citizens who've partially stripped down and show us how their tattoos are faring in their twilight years. Some …

Body Art

Articles about clever sunken roof fills london terrace house light on Dwell.com - Dwell

A London renovation resolves a family’s yearning for open air and greenery.<p>Formerly a schoolhouse property, this rundown London warehouse breathes new life as a modern two-bedroom abode after a complex...<p>Restored along a modern heritage theme, this family home in north London is full of unexpected …

How Americans' Home Lives Have Changed Since 1974

Apparently, we just want to be alone these days.<p>America has come a long way since the 1970s. From its laws to its housing, what would have been considered strange in 1974 is quickly becoming the norm in today's society.<p>A new infographic from self-storage company SpareFoot is exploring just how much …

Trace Partners With Channel Islands Surfboards - Provides Exclusive Data and Analytics

Channel Islands X Trace Collaborate on Surfboard Design Leading into the Holidays. Trace has exclusively teamed up with Channel Islands Surfboards to …

Surfing

Opinion: What Women’s Surfing Can Learn from Ronda Rousey and the UFC

The hyper-sexualized image (and thus marginalized emphasis on performance) of women’s surfing can learn a lot from Ronda Rousey and the UFC.<p><b>If we are</b> …

These Tiny Homes Are Changing the Lives of Tennessee's Homeless

Just wait until you hear what the man behind this micro community did to raise the funds.<p>In the era of smartphones and a 24/7 news cycle, it takes extreme measures to get people's attention — which Reverend Jeff Obafemi Carr knows first hand. When he set out to raise money to build a micro …

11 Things You Need to Ban From Your Kitchen

It might be hard (R.I.P. cookie jar), but you'll thank us later.<p>Kitchens are the heart of the home, and just like with your blood-pumping organ, it's important to keep it clean and healthy. These sneaky things may be spreading germs, adding stress, or causing you to overeat. Ditch 'em today.<p>1. …

Articles about 7 modern homes poland on Dwell.com - Dwell

We take a look back at Salone del Mobile's 2014 special exhibition—Where Architects Live—with a sneak peek into the personal...<p>Once a locker for a midnight loo, the bedside table has taken on a far sweeter function—and a score of forms for holding big...<p>Just in time for summer, here are seven …

Frank Lloyd Wright

A Glamorous Copper Tub Is the Star of This Airy Bathroom

Though the tile "rug" and chainlink chandelier also shine in this elegant attic transformation.<p>"The first thing we shopped for was that tub," says Chicago-based designer Julia Buckingham. "It's the crown jewel." Made of solid copper with nickel plating, it tends to maintain heat, "so by the time …

Liverpool predicted XI v Tottenham - Klopp to revert to flat back-four

This will be our trickiest predicted XI of the season, as nobody knows yet which players Jurgen Klopp rates and which formation he will favour in the …

I will come back stronger and prove my worth to Jurgen Klopp, says injured Liverpool striker Danny Ings

Exclusive: Twenty-four hours on from the worst moment in his career, Danny Ings opens up about Jurgen Klopp, Brendan Rodgers and his plans to play again this season<p>Danny Ings was at Melwood, Liverpool’s training ground, on Friday at the start of a long return from injury, but 24 hours on from the …

Articles about 5 modern houses spain on Dwell.com - Dwell

It’s been awhile since we last visited the City of Light, so here’s a jaunt to five modern abodes we adore.<p>The La Casona Guest House combines traditional Spanish architecture with contemporary & modern aesthetics; get an exclusive look...<p>Homeland to Gaudí, Miró, and Almodóvar—just to name a few of …

Outdoors

Current Obsessions: Serenity Now

Here’s a look at a few things that grabbed us this week.<p>Ikea has unveiled plans to add movable walls to their lineup in 2018.<br>• A graphic guide to …

Designer Sculpts Wood Into Elegant Freeform Lighting

A while back, we featured the sculptural lighting work envisioned by designer <b>John Procario</b>. The newest addition to his custom series of sculptural …