Amelia Bartlett

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10 Ways to Learn to Like Yourself Better

Source: mavo/Shutterstock<p>If you were to be totally honest, would you say that you really and truly <i>like</i> yourself? Or are you constantly performing …

Self-help

Self-Portraits by 87-Year-Old Photographer Kimiko Nishimoto – BOOOOOOOM! – CREATE * INSPIRE * COMMUNITY * ART * DESIGN * MUSIC * FILM * PHOTO * PROJECTS

Kimiko Nishimoto learned how to use a camera for the first time at the age of 71 and even furthered her skills by taking courses on digital editing …

99 Tools To Enhance Your Freelance Lifestyle

The day-to-day of freelance work can be incredibly overwhelming. Here are 99 extremely useful tools that will save you time and increase your …

Forget mindfulness, stop trying to find yourself and start faking it

Why is the history of Chinese philosophy now the most popular course at Harvard? Top tips on how to become a better person according to Confucius and co<p>People are often surprised to learn that Confucius, Mencius, Laozi and other classical Chinese philosophers weren’t rigid traditionalists who …

EXCITING

10 Stunning Pictures from NASA's Release of 3 Million Images

We pored through the massive set of images of Earth from space to show you some of our favorites.<p>NASA has made nearly 3 million images taken by ASTER—a Japan-U.S. instrument aboard NASA's flagship Terra satellite—freely available to the public.<p>The massive photo dump, announced on April 1, gives …

Japan

From sunsets to waterfalls to starry skies, the 9 most relaxing videos on YouTube

There’s more to YouTube than just vlogs, pranks, and pop song covers done on guitar. YouTube might be the source of your entertainment, but when you …

The Perfect Time to Rediscover Robert Mapplethorpe

Ken Moody and Robert Sherman, 1984<br>J. Paul Getty Trust and the Los Angeles County Museum of Art<p>1 of 11<p>From fetishists to flowers, photographer Robert …

Photographer Captures the Charming "Hidden Smiles" of Vietnam

Nothing expresses emotion as universally as a smile. It's such simple gesture, yet a smile can have a transformative power to uplift and change the mood of almost any situation. This universality prompted French photographer Réhahn to explore the culture of smiles around the world through a …

If You Want to Be Happy, Be

You're reading If You Want to Be Happy, Be, originally posted on Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement. If you're enjoying this, please …

Happiness

Photography class for Cook County Jail inmates develops passion for art

No one wants to go to jail. But last week a couple hundred people sat in the gymnasium of the Mental Health Transition Center at Cook County Jail and they were happy, filling the place with smiles and applause, vivid visions on the wall and what felt like hope in the air.<p>More than 100 of them had …

How to Find & Work with a Professional Photographer

Outside of weddings and the occasional family portrait, many people in business have never worked with a professional photographer, so it can be …

HUNGER TV

Hunger

Dodging and Burning in Portrait Photography

By onFebruary 23, 2016 in Photography Tips<p>Dodging and burning (“D&B”) is the process of adding light or shadow to parts of a photo to create contrast …

Tutorials

An Absurdist Exploration Of Beauty By Karmen Ayvazyan

For her conceptual series ‘Hair’, young photographer Karmen Ayvazyan created surreal images combining disembodied ponytails with everyday objects in …

Beauty

I Create Surreal Portraits Using Only Smartphone Photography And Mobile Applications

I’m using Sony Xperia Z2 camera and some applications like Picsart, VSCOcam and Snapseed in those edits. I hope you enjoy it!<p>Thoughts<p>The Mist<p>Waterfall<p>…

Watch This Amazing Video Portrait About Fashion and Street Photographer Jimmy on the Run

Jianmin Huang is a fashion and street photographer born in village in China. He can now be found chasing moments throughout the streets of Amsterdam, …

Black Men Stage Their Own Portraits In Empowering Photo Series

Photographer Kris Graves wants to fight against the “extreme” portrayals of black men.<p>A few years ago, photographer Kris Graves took a portrait of his friend Maurice, a working artist. But unlike a typical portrait, this image didn’t highlight its subject’s facial features -- instead, it’s a …

A Celebration Of Womanhood Through Photographic Portraiture

A photographer and floral designer have collaborated on a photographic collection that brings together images of various women sat against an …

Team GB

Rotimi Fani-Kayode: Erotic photography from the ultimate outsider - CNN Style

Written by Thomas Page, CNN<p>During his life, gay Nigerian photographer Rotimi Fani-Kayode struggled to find acceptance. Writing for now-defunct British photography magazine Ten.8, he once described himself as an outsider "on three counts."<p>"In terms of geographical and cultural dislocation; and in …

CNN

Mystical images inspired by Sufi saints – in pictures

Born in Italy as Patrizia Guerresi, artist Maïmouna Guerresi changed her name and converted to Sufi Islam after marrying a Senegalese man. In the series Giants, inspired by the “greatness and spiritual beauty” of African Muslim saints, she photographed everyday subjects and members of her family.

Orphans of time: Photographer captures the beauty of abandoned buildings - Telegraph

Italy

How therapy helped me discover unconditional self-worth

I love me<p>Learning to be in my own skin taught me about unconditional self-worth.<p>I love me<p>Learning to be in my own skin taught me about unconditional …

Sentimentalist - Photographs and text by Matthew Dols | LensCulture

The society we live in focuses on superficial beauty, and as a photographer I am a participant in this as much as anyone else. But I wanted to make photographs that transcend the societal focus on physical beauty and engage with the nature of who a person is at their essence. What they represent …

Photography

9 surprising facts that can help you learn anything faster

But some people keep studying — and thinking — the same way all their lives.<p>Thankfully, cognitive science has taken a look at how people actually learn. The results are surprising and super helpful.

Self-improvement

Many People Overlook This Common Creativity Killer

Don't let a lack of clarity cloud your creative thought.<p>There is a silent, and thus often overlooked creativity killer lurking in your work life. It's not obvious like an over-controlling manager, a nay-saying client, or a fear of failure. It's something that many people never consider, but is just …

Creativity

Math, Language & 7 Other Intelligence Types You Need

If math or linguistics came easily to you, school was probably a far more enjoyable experience for you than others.<p>After all, these two types of …

These Adorable Illustrations Remind Us That Love Is In The Little Things

Romance is all around.<p>Artist Philippa Rice has drawn comics and illustrations based on her life with boyfriend Luke Pearson since 2011.<p>Rather than illustrating grand romantic gestures, the Bristol, UK-based artist focuses in on the small but sweet moments couples share -- like falling asleep on the …