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Watches Are Bad Investments—With One Notable Exception

It's all about Rolexes.<p>There’s a tendency for people to refer to expensive purchases as <i>investments.</i> “I’m going to <i>invest</i> in a new TV,” someone might …

Watches

Awesome Cosplay Takes Star Wars, Superheroes Back To The 16th Century

Over the weekend, photographer Sacha Goldberger took part in an exhibition at the Grand Palais in Paris. His show was all about taking cosplayers …

Star Wars

12 articles that will help you write your next novel

Writing inspiration for the middle of NaNoWriMo<p>You’re only halfway through the first week of <b>National Novel Writing Month</b>, which means you’ve still …

5 Golden Rules For Submitting Your Work To Agents Or Publishers

We are always asked about how writers submit their work to publishers and agents. We found this great post on the Scottish Book Trust website, and …

Stream The Jazz June’s First Album in 12 Years

Don't call it a comeback.<p><i>Photo: Mike O'Shea</i><p>The Jazz June is what you’d call a band’s band. While they never really hit it big, they were responsible for a sound that made their contemporaries in the indie rock/emo scenes tilt their heads and take note of what the hell this little band from …

Rethinking the JPEG

At the most basic level, photographers seem to be in two camps when it comes to image file types. There are those who care about the look of their …

Photography

My Advice to the Guy Who Wrote ‘Advice to Aspiring Full Time Photographers’

Dear Mr. Kim,<p>I read a blog post of yours titled “Advice to Aspiring Full Time Photographers” reposted on PetaPixel.<p>It’s filled with lots of exciting …

8 Things You Never Knew About Men and Sex

Get ready to have your mind blown.<p>It's a common stereotype that for men, sex is like pizza: even when it's bad, it's good. But that's one of the many sexual myths that we might want throw out for good. "We always talk about the differences between men and women, but I think we've exaggerated that," …

Shop visit: Deus Milano

<i>Welcome to a new series on the world’s best motorcycle shops. We’re kicking off with Deus Milano, because this week is EICMA week—when Milan hosts the world’s most exciting motorcycle show.</i><p>EICMA is open to the public for just four days. But that’s enough time for half a million people to squeeze …

Italy

7 Things Photographers Wish They Had Learned in Photography School

Hindsight is always 20/20, which is why if you’re a photography student or about to launch your photo business, you should turn to those who have …

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This is what your brain looks like on magic mushrooms

A new way of looking at brain activity may give insight into how psychedelic drugs produce their consciousness-altering effects.<p>In recent years, a …

8 Major Period Problems—Solved

Hellish period? Not anymore!

Sunset Overdrive Review: A Genuinely Fun Game, Once You Get Past First Impressions

Microsoft’s console exclusives are arguably what it needs to make up ground on PlayStation, despite its continued hold on the beloved Halo series. Its brand new Xbox One game, Sunset Overdrive, looks in part to be an answer to Sony’s fan favorite Infamous series, since both offer a lot of grinding, …

8 Reasons Guys Love it When You Orgasm

Your big O is pretty much the highlight of his night<p>You're familiar with the fortune cookie game, right? The one where you say "in bed" after you read your fortune? Well I once cracked open a cookie to find this: "You need to dedicate more time to others." … <i>in bed</i>.<p>Needless to say, I was offended. …

Awesome 3D Works by Veprikov

Time for quality 3D works here at Abduzeedo! This time we're featuring the amazing work of Ukrarian artist Veprikov. He's got some pretty amazing …

Computer Graphics

How to Get Magazine Quality Skateboard Photos with a ‘Light Camera Setup’

Taking high-quality, magazine-worthy skateboarding photos doesn’t have to involve you carting around tons of gear. Sure, it might be nice to have the …

10 Photography Assignments to Stimulate Your Creativity

This article provides you with 10 photography self-assignments that you can use to get your own creative juices flowing. They’re designed to help you …

Study: Medical Cannabis Laws Have No Measurable Impact On Teen Use Rates – Hawai`i News Daily

Another study has once again affirmed that the enactment of statewide medical cannabis laws is not associated with increased rates of adolescent …

What is a next-gen game?

This November, the Xbox 360 will be eight years old. The PlayStation 3 will be seven. At the 2013 Electronic Entertainment Expo, we finally got acquainted with their successors. The new Xbox One and PlayStation 4 represent a new generation of consoles, the fabled "next generation," and with them …

Hearst Magazines

The Best Men's Wardrobe Basics - Ensure Your Style Always Stays Cool

Getting dressed should never be an ordeal, said almost every guy, ever. No one wants to agonise in front of a mirror for hours, or be the unfortunate …

Espresso 101: The Methods and Machines Behind the Perfect Shot

Espresso is a mysterious drink. Not many people really know what it really is, how it’s made, or even what it should taste like. We've all been lured …

How to Get Great Photo Effects With Camera Shutter Speed

Shutter speed is one of the three pillars of the exposure triangle along with aperture and ISO. It is also one of the fundamental ways that we can …

Architizer Journal: The Official Architizer Blog

We're building a comprehensive, firm-wide resource for project specifications.<p>Project Connections give your design work the spotlight it deserves.<p>Find the best brands for every architectural product and material.<p>Low-rise, high-density housing attempts to combine the best elements of both urban and …

Architecture

What The PlayStation 4 Means For Infamous Second Son

As an exclusive to the new system from Sony, Infamous Second Son is planning on taking advantage of the console's unique strengths. Developer Sucker …

The 13 Most Popular DSLRS Among dPS Readers [May 2013]

It has been 4 months since we updated our ‘Popular Cameras and Gear’ list here on dP – a list of the hottest selling cameras and accessories among …