Charlotte Brooks

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Artist's Diaries Since 1865

From Vincent Van Gogh to Joseph Cornell, writing has always been a crucial part of the artist’s life. For some, it helps formulate a better …

An entire miniature city is built from 100,000 staples and a pair of very steady hands

Molten Metal Meets Wood to Create One of a Kind Furniture

Product designer Hilla Shamia combined molten aluminum with wood to create a fascinating series of furniture where the molten metal not only seeps …

3 Tips for Creating Strong Images With a Clearly Defined Subject

In most cases, an image will benefit greatly from having a clearly defined subject. The human brain is constantly trying to make sense of the visual …

New York City Photos by Franck Bohbot

Light On – expressive photos of New York City.<p>Franck Bohbot is a New York City based photographer and visual artist who was born in France in 1980. …

These Photorealistic Pencil Drawings Will Blow Your Mind

These aren't black and white photographs.<p>What you're looking at is the truly remarkable pencil work of illustrator Diego Fazio.<p>Equally impressive is …

Standing Out @ The Grand Canyon [EXPLORE on 17th April 2014]

Some Photography Articles and Images You Won't Want to Miss

The online photography community has been very busy and active lately, and Toad Hollow Photography has been searching for links to the best articles …

Sunset runs to Twin Peaks are good for the soul. #sf #sanfrancisco #cityilove

Speaker Creatures

There’s nothing like singing in the shower to get your day going, right?! Now, with these little waterproof shower buddies you can bring your tunes …

What Your Camera’s Auto Bracketing Feature Can Do and How to Use It

Cameras today are a marvel of modern technology, giving us beautifully exposed, wonderfully sharp images much of the time. There are times however …

Cameras

Fascinating Photographic Study of the Oldest Living Things in the World

In 2004, Brooklyn-based artist Rachel Sussman embarked on the photographic quest of a lifetime: to document the oldest living things in the world. Now, a decade later, Sussman is still going strong, her journey having taken her to some of the harshest and most remote landscapes, from the Mojave …

Atacama Desert

Travel minimalism: one lens to go

<i>Canterbury in autumn. Leica M8, 21/1.4 ASPH</i><p>Every time I travel for personal purposes, I’m always torn between experiencing the place, and …

Monument Valley

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Sixteen-Year-Old Artist Wins National Art Competition with Masterful Hyper-Realistic Pencil Portrait | Colossal

<p>For the past four years, 16-year-old artist Shania McDonagh has participated in the Texaco Children’s Art Competition, an art contest for children …

Mindfulness in Everyday Life: Desperately Seeking Happiness (It's Easier Than You Think)

What does it mean to be happy? It is the most elusive of questions, and permeates much of our daily lives. While we toil away in our work and personal lives, we secretly pray for happiness. "I just want to be happy," so many people say. But do we even know what happiness is?<p>In the past few years, a …

Happiness