Amanda Elsts

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One Photographer is Traveling the World Taking Photos of Doors

It was while studying <i>computer science</i> abroad in Trento, Italy that Portuguese photographer André Vicente Gonçalves found his passion for photography. …

5 Tips for Setting Up (or Improving) Your Photography Website

For a photographer, setting up a website comes with a lot of pressure. As artists, our websites need to reflect our style and showcase our work, but …

Web Design

Comic: Why You Should Befriend Failure as a Photographer

Frustrated with your failures in photography? Here’s an inspiring comic titled “Be Friends with Failure” by artist Stephen McCranie of Doodle …

Photography

10 Ways to Squeeze Furniture Into Small Spaces

These crafty homeowners made the most of what they had.<p>These crafty homeowners made the most of what they had.

Shaved Avocado Is the Next Big Food Trend You Have to Try

The ribbon-like strips make a way easier garnish.<p>You've tried scooping it, mashing it, slicing it, dicing it, and you've probably even eaten one whole, so now, fellow avocado lovers, it's time for a new challenge — shaving it.<p>Just like shaved parmesan cheese for your pasta, or coconut shavings for …

DTI Logo

It’s all about personality. Make a stand and say no to the boring and mundane. Don’t be a sheep. Don’t follow the crowd. No need to keep up with the …

Sheep

Young Gardeners: Jonny Bruce

Jonny Bruce is the current Christopher Lloyd scholar at Great Dixter in East Sussex. When not hard at work in the garden Jonny hones his skills as a …

Friday Links

– 2,000 marbles make the music of the Wintergatan Marble Machine. Video below. (via Slate) (image via wired)<p>– Infographic: Most Commonly Misused …

Infographics

The 15 Best Sites For Getting Rid Of Stuff

Step aside, Craigslist. These furniture and clothing marketplaces will basically do your spring cleaning for you.<p>With the arrival of warmer temps comes the inevitable rite of passage for every homeowner and apartment dweller: spring cleaning. Before you commence the dusting and scrubbing, get …

eCommerce

Fresh Trend: How to Mix Metals For a Luxe Look

”Platinum, gold, copper, steel — as long as they’ve got metallic sheen, they go together in our book,” House Beautiful said in its 2016 trend report. …

Home Decorating

The Eyeliner Trick That Instantly Makes Your Eyes Look Wider

It's all about placement.<p>Eyeliner is one of those magical tools with the power to transform your look in countless ways. One of its most common uses: making eyes appear bigger. But it's all about the placement.<p>Typically, women who draw their liner on the top and the bottom connect the two at the …

Makeup