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Noma co-founder's new restaurant may gift Bolivia with foodie tourism

From the world’s highest navigable lake to a salt flat which can be seen from space, Bolivia has more than its fair share of natural wonders to …

Tadpole Sees Through Eyeball on Its Tail

Wildlife<p><b>A rose by any other name would smell as sweet—but does an eye in any other place see as sharply? The answer may be yes—a finding that could help people with blindness or other eye disorders, a new study says.</b><p>Recent experiments show that tadpoles bred with eyes surgically implanted in their …

Dark Star Safari

• <b>Author:</b> Paul Theroux<p>In <i>Dark Star Safari</i> the wittily observant and endearingly irascible Paul Theroux takes readers the length of Africa by rattletrap bus, dugout canoe, cattle truck, armed convoy, ferry, and train. In the course of his epic and enlightening journey, he endures danger, delay, and …

India doesn't know where 35 of its historic monuments have disappeared

Archaeological Survey of India (ASI), the Indian government agency responsible for preserving the country’s cultural heritage, has a startling …

Waterfalls on the way to Milford Sound

Milford Sound Lodge<p>At the end of this scene, you end up at the Milford Sound Lodge. I’ve stayed there about 6 or 7 times now! You can get a few …

LockCircle Announces Cine Lenses with Remote Controlled Aperture; Once Again We Go, "Dafuq?!"

There are news announcements and then there are news announcements. Some get us all excited, and some leave us indifferent. And then, there are news …

How Camera Angle Affects Body Shape

Perspective can make a big difference when photographing any subject, but you especially want to be observant when photographing models. Shooting at …

The Rocket Travel Slider

Long time no chat! Hello! I’ve been digging about for products that are currently on my radar that I wanted to tell you about! I’ve posted previously …

What Ali Wore: Ongoing Series Featuring Ali, A Tailor from Berlin

No you are not looking at Lech Walesa. This impeccably dressed man goes by the name of Ali. He lives in Berlin and is quite a sight to behold because …

Learning to See, Part X

The limitations in your photography are in yourself. –Ernst Haas Diagonal lines, as we learned in our entry, are the subliminal connectors that keep …

Girl Takes Picture of Graffiti in Montreal, Posts on Instagram, Gets Arrested

20 year old Jennifer Pawluck was arrested recently in Montreal for taking a photo of graffiti and posting it to Instagram. The graffiti work is of …

Canon Press Event Rumored for April 23, Possible EOS 70D Announcement

Rumors have been swirling that Canon is primed to announce yet another DSLR by month’s end. According to Craig Blair of Canon Rumors, Canon’s EOS 70D …

Designer Uses Special Hidden Camera to Film a Journey Through the Mail

Industrial and interaction designer Ruben van der Vleuten always wondered what happens to a package when you sent it in the mail. From A to B is his …

Improve Your Portrait Photography With Purpose And Passion

Becoming a photographer is lot more than acquiring expensive cameras and an extensive lighting collection. To truly be a photographer, one must have …

How They Photographed the Giant Squid

<i>“Had its feeding tentacles been in tact, it would have been as large as a two story house,” says Edith Widdler.</i><p>DIY Photography has an excellent piece …