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20 Must-See Art Museums In America

There's much more to the world's great art museums than just the Louvre and the Prado. In fact, you can skip the jaunt across the Atlantic altogether and set your sights on some world-class art collections right here in the U.S. Even if you're not planning a trip entirely around art, chances are …

Amsterdam's Bold Housing Solution: 10 Artificial Islands

To create the islands, the Dutch use a technique called the “pancake method.”<p>Right now, Amsterdam’s Center Island (<i>Centrumeiland</i> in Dutch) doesn’t look like much—just an inhospitable sand bar poking out from the city into the huge IJmeer Lake. But there’s far more to it than meets the eye at …

The world’s most beautiful volcanoes

Whether they’re long dormant or spewing lava to this day, these eight stunning volcanoes attract sightseers from all over the world.<p>With fiery molten channels that stretch far below the surface, volcanoes connect us to the very core of the Earth. Active or dormant – they resonate with an energy and …

Geology

11 Crazy Cool Luxury Hotels That Will Give You Insane Wanderlust

Ever wanted to sleep in a tree house? What about an igloo? It’s pretty clear that travel these days can get a bit monotonous — land, arrive at hotel, unpack, go to the beach, eat at said hotel, sleep and repeat. That’s why we’ve rounded up some extravagant travel accommodations that will scare, …

Swiss Alps

Historic photographs transformed into surreal animated GIFs by Nicolas Monterrat

The GIF works of Nicolas Monterrat, who uses vintage photographs as a base for his unsettling, trippy, subtle little animations.<p>[thisiscollosal via …

Lonely Planet's best places in Europe 2015

Europe is a magical miscellany of peoples and places, and the range of destinations can be overwhelming if you’re planning a trip. To narrow down the choices, we asked our team of Europe-based editors and authors to pick a list of 10 destinations looming large in their travel plans right now.<p>This …

Knut Skjærven: Looking at Street Photography, Part 2

Here, Knut Skjærven takes a deeper look into street photography. Read part one here. A Practical Process My ambition was never to do yet another …

Street Photography

Sakura: Time with Cherry Blossoms - Photographs and text by Risaku Suzuki | LensCulture

<i>From the thousands of fantastic photographs that will be on show (and for sale) at the Somerset House during Photo London, we managed to pull together a small selection of some of our favorites—an Editors’ Preview of Photo London 2015. From this eclectic mix, a number of photographers’ work</i> …

Japan

8 Tips for Taking Epic Adventure Photos

If you're like me, photography is not just about weddings and portraits. I love getting outdoors with my camera and exploring the mountains and …

Landscape Photography

Public Art That Isn’t Garbage, but Collects It

Washington's experiments in community art haven’t always been great. But a new project with the city’s public-works trucks reflects the real D.C.<p>Public art is at its best when it’s divisive. But on this particular point, no one can argue: That’s some awfully pretty artwork on a truck that picks up …

A Time-Lapse from a Telescope’s Point of View

Since 2012, photographer Kenneth Brandon has regularly ventured into the great outdoors at night to shoot time-lapse photos of the dark sky. He …

Memory Clock Lets You Relive Memories with Photos When You Check the Time

Memory Clock is an interesting new concept design that combines the world of clocks with the world of digital photo frames. It’s a clock that helps …

Vincent Laforet’s Aerial Shots Of Trains Look Like Abstract Art

When General Electric debuted a new lower-emissions locomotive, the company commissioned Pulitzer Prize-winning aerial photographer Vincent Laforet to take some glamour shots. The results are industrial porn at its most artful.<p>Taken from a helicopter hovering in tandem with the moving Tier 4 train …

Experimental Digital Photography – Bodies of Thought Series by Kristin Smith

Experimental Photography.<p>Some photographs of the Bodies of Thought Series from 2010 by Kristin Smith, a San Francisco-based interdisciplinary artist …