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Obama's White House, by official photographer Pete Souza - in pictures

Pete Souza, formerly the official photographer for Ronald Reagan, was the official White House photographer for President Barack Obama. As the US awaits the inauguration of Donald Trump, Souza looks back at some of his favourite images from the last eight years<p><b>All photographs by Pete Souza for The</b> …

The White House

Create realistic shadows in 4 simple steps

In my image titled Pluvia Mundi (which is Latin for Rain World), I used Cinema 4D to set up and render convincing 3D objects and shadows over a 2D …

21 Rising Artists Who Caught Our Eye in 2016

There’s nothing we love more than artists bringing a fresh, innovative perspective to the art world. Over the past year we’ve been wowed by the incredible creatives that have been executing their artwork at the highest levels. Whether it’s painting, sculpture, photography, or installations, …

Photographer captures images of uncontacted Amazon tribe

A photographer has captured images of an uncontacted Amazonian tribe after his helicopter flight took a detour to avoid a rainstorm and happened to fly over their longhouse.<p>Sighting of uncontacted Amazonian tribe – in pictures<p>Read more<p>“I took the camera and started photographing,” said Brazilian …

Brazil

Japanese Artist Worked 10 Hours/Day For 3.5 Years To Create His Giant Pen & Ink Drawing

Japan is an example of a tough nation stronger than its buildings. After the 2011 Tōhoku earthquake and the tsunami that followed, Japan was hurting …

Artists Who Use Their Sketchbook as Handheld Galleries

The sketchbook is a special place for an artist. It’s like a playground—a place where they can try out new techniques, imagery, and generate new …

The Best Decorating Trends of 2016

As we approach 2017, it's fun to look back on the design trends that defined the past year. While some — like wood-look tiles — are just gaining momentum, others — like brass hardware — have peaked. Take a look at the 30 hottest trends of 2016 in the slideshow ahead – most are so stylish, we're …

Home Decorating

This New Drawing App Shows How Digital Software Will Save Sketching, Not Destroy It

Mental Canvas is not the first software that attempts to save the act of sketching--we have seen 3D "sketching" tools such as SketchUp, as well as …

7 Graphic Design Resources for Non-Designers And Businesses on a Budget

While I firmly believe nothing can compete with a seasoned graphic designer and their years of experience, as someone who has worked with a lot of small and medium sized businesses I get it; budgets are tight and not every business has the luxury of putting a graphic designer on payroll despite …

Photoshop for Photographers - User Interface and Toolbar Tour - Dam

Photoshop for Photographers – User Interface and Toolbar Tour<p>In this <b>guide to Photoshop for Photographers</b>, I will take you on a tour of very basic …

Photoshop Tutorial | Why & When You Should Use The Healing Brush Tool With A Hard Edge

Retouching a photo is one of those things that are both loved and detested at once. The ability to transform and or perfect and image within …

Photoshop: Replace a sky in a photo using Blend IF and without making selections

Photoshop: Replace a sky using Blend IF<p>Helen Bradley<p>How to easily replace a sky in Photshop<p>Not all images have picture perfect skies! If your images …

US boy offers home to Syrian refugee in letter to Obama

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/world/1260000/1260902_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1524650035_5d4ba1e8083c5871f216e7c476b7c169<p><b>A six-year-old American boy's letter to Barack Obama, offering a place in his family to a Syrian refugee, has gone viral.</b><p>Alex, from New York, wrote …

These Surreal Folding Landscapes Were Made Using Drone Photos

You know that mind-bending scene in the movie Inception in which the dream world is folding up on itself? Photographer Aydın Büyüktaş‘ “Flatland” …

Photography

Famous Renaissance Paintings Are Even More Surreal as Modern Photos

Despite its beauty, Renaissance art isn’t exactly perfect in the representational diversity department. Photographer Ventiko is here to help.<p><b>This article contains adult content.</b><p>Uncannily familiar yet profoundly otherworldly, the tableaus of photographer Ventiko feel like works straight out of an …

Announcing The Winners Of The 2016 Innovation By Design Awards

A panel of 26 expert judges pored through more than 1,700 entries and selected the best products, services, and ideas of 2016.<p>Year by year, the Innovation by Design Awards have grown. This year’s entries represented an astonishingly strong survey of innovation around the globe—more than 1,700 …

The Joyful Colors of William Eggleston’s Portraits

William Eggleston, American master of contemporary colour photography, is not known for his portraits. Hailed for his ability to find ‘beauty in the …

40 Creative Accent Wall Ideas & Inspirations

From fresh colours, to intriguing artwork, to unexpected textures, our gallery of accent wall ideas will inspire your next interior design project.

Hillary Clinton explains why she appears "cold" and it will break your heart

Hillary Clinton’s historic achievement — she is the first woman presidential nominee for a major political party in America — has represented …

Hillary Clinton

The subtle misogyny in Matt Lauer's interview with Hillary Clinton was appalling.

Let’s talk about the misogyny in the traveling carnival that is the presidential race, shall we? I don’t mean the obvious strain of the disease, the …

10 Ways to Add Character to Your Home

Most of us don’t live in a Pinterest <b></b>feed, filled with beautiful homes and DIY inspo. Maybe you’re still working your way to achieving those #goals, or maybe you’re not even sure where to start. Been there! If your dream home is less about those Pantone color palettes and hardwood floors than about …

Home Decorating

This Interactive Map Of Music Genres Will Take Up The Rest Of Your Day

A Belgian architect has created a map that could be the Internet’s next great music source.<p>The word ‘map’ doesn’t quite do Musicmap justice. If it were merely a map, that would just be a chance to jokingly present Dubstep as the Port Moseby, Papua New Guinea of the music world. Instead, the new …

Enneagram Tests (free)

Eclectic Energies Enneagram Tests (free)<p><b>These two online Enneagram tests help you to determine which personality type you are.<br>Your wing will also be</b> …

Adobe Illustrator Draw app packs powerful punch in functionality

Adobe Illustrator Draw is a mobile version of the more complex (and expensive) Adobe Illustrator. But while the app is designed for more mobile devices, it packs a powerful punch when it comes to functionality. Users can pick from a small but versatile range of tools to draw, using vector brushes …

How To Create and Apply Vintage Effects With Photoshop Actions

<i>Practical Photography is the world’s best magazine for photographers who want to improve their camera skills. Whether you’re an absolute beginner,</i> …

How to enhance and create gorgeous light rays in your landscapes in Photoshop

We’ve all been there, we see a gorgeous beautifully lit scene before us while we’re out with friends or family, but we don’t have our camera with us. …

10+ Of The Funniest Two-Line Jokes Ever

A young person is a child, grows up, grows old, and then becomes like a child again. So, too, with your sense of humour: while you might be too cool …