Courtney Rasmussen

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Check In: 10 Offbeat Hotels Worth a Special Trip

When setting out to plan a vacation, the first question you ask is this: "Where?" Whether geographical preferences or nearby activities determine …

10 Resources Every Designer Should Stock Up On

Designers are forever on the lookout for great resources, and justifiably so as these make their work so much easier and better.If you’re looking to …

Web Design

Why You Should Talk to Strangers

Picture it: You’re alone in a coffee shop, mindlessly scanning the newspaper. Or you’re on a flight, wishing away the countless hours between you and …

Psychology

15 U.S. Hotspots Nobody Cared About 15 Years Ago

<i>By Jason Heidemann for the Orbitz Travel Blog</i><p>Remember the early aughts? It was the end of the Y2K crisis and the beginning of the iPod. It was also a time when many American towns and cities were in the midst of revitalization. It's hard to believe now, but if you rewind to '01 many destinations we …

New photos confirm Leica's upcoming rangefinder will lack LCD display, iconic red dot

If you’ve been waiting to see what Leica has up its sleeve, the wait is over. New images and details have leaked showing off the yet-to-be-announced …

Sony's Humorous Ad Reimagines Cameras As People

Thanks to Sony's latest attempt at recapturing some of the DSLR market, in favor of their feature rich compact digital cameras, I'll never look at my …

Nikon D500 updates

More Nikon D500 updates (see part 1 and part 2):<p>→ Nikon D500 started shipping in the UK and the rest of Europe.<p>→ Nikon NPS published <i>Introducing</i> …

Drifters Take Note: This Couple Has Crucial Advice For Long-Term Travelers

Once upon a time I got in a van in Bozeman, Montana and drove it to Ecuador. Actually, that’s not fair. It wasn’t <i>quite</i> that simple. That trip took eight months, amounted to just over 12,000 miles, and entailed me and three other artists photographing families, travelers, and individuals we met …

Want Sexy Side Abs by Summer? This Workout Will Light Up Your Obliques

How to get those "V" muscles.<p>As a personal trainer, torso twisting is one of the most overlooked movement patterns I see with clients. Picture it: The phone rings and you simultaneously turn to your right, stand up, lean forward, reach with a hand, and twist to an upright posture. That’s a workout …

The Canon that can: Canon EOS 80D Review

The Canon EOS 80D is an enthusiast-level DSLR, and the successor to the 70D. It sports a new 24MP APS-C CMOS sensor which, like the 70D, offers …

This simple photo shows something amazing about the next generation of smartphone cameras

Move the slider above back and forth to compare two images. Can you spot the difference between them? Here's a hint: Look at the freeway overpass in …

Depth Of Field

5 great new illustration tools for April

Illustrators, graphic designers and other artists are probably too busy with a logo design or your latest mood board to keep tabs on the latest apps …

Graphic Design

Fact: It Only Takes One Minute of Intense Fitness to Get Results

Yep. As in, 60 SECONDS.<p>Finally, science is answering the question we’ve all been asking for years: How much time do we really need to spend at the gym to see results?<p>Prepare to do a happy dance: Turns out, all it takes is <i>one minute</i> of high-intensity training within a 10-minute workout to reap the …

The 28-day CrossFit Program for Beginners

So you bench press, hit the squat rack, and watch your calories and do your cardio. You do sets and reps and follow your weekly split, but maybe …

Workouts