Alejandra Ortíz

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‘IDEA’ Is A Real-Life IKEA Parody Stocking Items The Store Would Never Think Of

Composite image by DesignTAXI. Background images by Roberto Giacomucci for Niklas Jacob and featured with permission<br>Flatpack furniture used to be a …

Industrial Designer

Seven Types of Atheism by John Gray review – fascinating study of disbelief

The British philosopher has produced a thought-provoking account of the tradition of atheism and the problems with it<p>There is an old story of two atheists in Northern Ireland who expressed relief that they had risen above the religious rivalry of their contemporaries. Then one defined himself as a …

Atheism

Step inside this mind-bending studio where every painting is an optical illusion

Patrick Hughes is an artist like no other – he doesn't do 'normal' and presides over all conventions to create insanely mind-bending paintings that …

Very Important Photography Topics, Feb. 2

Photography topics in the headlines this week: shooting in ugly locations, winter-warming neon light, and the Our Vision Project. Read on for more of …

New Zealand

Street Photography & The Art of Composition – 30 Majestic Photographs (Part 10)

<b>Street Photography</b> may have been attacked on appreciated from all directions and one would easily come to a conclusion that the length and breadth of …

Street Photography

An 8-Minute Crash Course on Blending Modes in Photoshop

Want to get a good grasp of Photoshop’s Blend modes? Here’s an 8-minute crash course on the subject by the Photoshop Training Channel. They may be …

Tutorials

Knowing About These 8 Photographers Will Help You Understand Environmental Portraiture

As we’ve already discussed, Environmental Portraits grant both subject and background a high level of importance in the frame. Portraiture alone can …

Michael Jordan

Amazing & Vibrating Neon-Lit Photographs

We could imagine a story behind each photograph of Toby Harvard. The screenwriter and photographer knows exactly how to use the camera to narrate the …

This Timelapse Shows 130 Years of Nat Geo Covers in 2 Minutes

<i>National Geographic</i> has been publishing its magazine since 1888, so this year marks the 130th anniversary of the publication. Here’s a 2-minute …

Exploring the Print Module in Adobe Lightroom

Today Piet Van den Eynde, official Fujifilm X-Photographer, and Adobe Lightroom Certified Expert is sharing with us all his knowledge about the …

Tutorials

Behind the Door

Just after capturing some portraits of this bride getting ready, Bosnian wedding photographer Saša Tomić departed from the room but left the door …

Wedding Photography

Five Things To Keep Your Photography Passion Burning

Rating:<p>5.00 based on 1 Rating<p>January 19, 2018 By Grey Chow<p>Five Things To Keep Your Photography Passion Burning www.sleeklens.com<p>Admit that landscape …

Here's how your TV works... in slow motion

Ever wondered just how your television works?<p>YouTube channel The Slow Mo Guys, aptly named for their slow motion videos, explains the miracle of …

I Said No to TIME’s Request for Free ‘User-Generated Content’

I’ve been a professional photojournalist for 24 years and I’ve seen major changes in my industry. I’ve gone from film to digital. I’ve seen the …

The 10 best design books that aren't about design

There are plenty of amazing design books around, but some of the best lessons can be learned from books that are about a different topic altogether. …

UX Design

Learn to Use the Pen Tool in 5 Minutes!

In this Photoshop tutorial, Tutvid will break down how to create editable paths with the Pen Tool. How to work with anchor points, tangent handles, …

Octopuses Do Something Really Strange to Their Genes

It might be connected to their extraordinary intelligence.<p>Octopuses have three hearts, parrot-like beaks, venomous bites, and eight semi-autonomous arms that can taste the world. They squirt ink, contort through the tiniest of spaces, and melt into the world by changing both color and texture. They …

The Famous Blood Cleanser Recipe: This 2 Ingredient Mixture Lowers The Cholesterol Levels Very Efficiently!

You should definitely try this homemade recipe, if your cholesterol levels (LDL) are high. This homemade remedy is highly recommended and it will …

Diabetes

5 low-cost business ideas for teen entrepreneurs

Zandra Cunningham loves lip balm — so much that she used to ask her dad to buy her a new tube every day. Exasperated, he joked that she should make her own.<p>So she did. She was 9.<p>Six years later, her Buffalo-based business, Zandra, sells 37 natural, homemade skin products in stores in six states and …

Small Business

50+ Lunch Recipes That Help With Weight Loss (and Are Under 500 Calories!)

You're trying to lose weight, so you pack a salad for lunch. But by 2 p.m., you're famished! In order for a lunch to be filling and help you lose …