Elizabeth Sorensen

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Strange Things You Likely Didn't Know - Weird stuff!

<i>Strange</i> <i>Things</i> <i>You</i><i>Likely</i> <i>Didn't</i><i>Know</i> <b>???</b><p>A rat can last longer without water than a camel.<p>Your stomach has to produce a new layer of mucus every two weeks …

Minecraft

For other uses, see Minecraft (disambiguation).<p><i>Minecraft</i> is a sandbox video game created by Swedish game designer Markus Persson, better known as …

Minecraft Hour of Code

Minecraft Hour of Code Tutorials<p>Many languages | Modern browsers and tablets | Grades 2+<p>Minecraft: Hero’s Journey<p>Minecraft is back for the Hour of …

What Kids Can Do

Are you being bullied? Do you see bullying at your school? There are things you can do to keep yourself and the kids you know safe from …

Designer Hides Ceramic Sculptures Around London for a Public “Fox” Hunt

Release the hounds, it’s fox hunting season in England. Finnish designer Hanna-Kaarina Heikkilä aims to challenge public perception of the urban environment by scattering 60 ceramic foxes throughout London for her <i>Wild in the City</i>project, as part of the London Design Festival. The artist designs her …

Poster Font Family from Textaxis

Poster, a font family in three styles based on a Bodonian/Didot typeface.Spanish type designer Íñigo Jerez of foundry Textaxis has created the Poster …

Typography

Architizer

Architizer

Zaha Hadid’s “Liquid Glacial” Furniture Mimics Rippling Water Frozen in Time

World-renowned architect Zaha Hadid has highlighted her other design talents with <i>Liquid Glacial</i>, a series of furniture that resembles water and ice formations. The collection of tables, chairs, and stools appear as if they’re frozen in time, with subtle ripples suspended through the polished …

Architecture

Greetings From Mars - Photographs and text by Julien Mauve | LensCulture

In 1492, Christopher Columbus discovered America. Less than 500 years later, it has become a common touristic destination for wealthy people from every part of the world.<p>Unknown worlds are now located far from Earth and our most famous explorer is a robot. “Curiosity” is the Christopher Columbus of …

After Lights Out

buried alive

Project info<p>There is a clear sympathy for the plight of the blind man; a man with no hands elicits our heart felt compassion and the cry of the deaf mute is heard however faint. But we always weigh our sympathy for the fat man.<br>A person suffering from morbid obesity is less deserving of our sympathy …

Passengers of light

Project info<p>RAHIAN-E-NOOR (literally means: passengers of light) camps, are yearly events held by organizations related to Sepah and Basij, placed in the borderlands (Shalamcheh, Arvand river,…) where Iran-Iraq 1980 war took place. Each camp lasts one week and costs 16 USD for each person.<br>These …

Entrepreneurial Spirit in Za’atari Refugee Camp for 130,000 Syrians - Photographs and text by Toufic Beyhum | LensCulture

Za’atari refugee camp in Jordan is the second largest refugee camp in the world with a population of around 130,000 Syrians. This was a self funded project all shot on medium format film.<p>As a half Syrian, I wanted to see it and experience it for myself. I traveled to Jordan and managed to get a two …

Macphun debuts Creative Kit 2016, six Pro photo editing apps with OS X Photos plug-ins

<b>Macphun</b>, maker of elegantly powerful photo editing tools including Tonality, Noiseless, and FX Photo Studio, has announced the impending release of <b>Creative Kit 2016</b> — a bundle of 6 of the company’s Pro apps for a discounted price of $150. Creative Kit 2016 includes:<p><b>Noiseless CK</b> (reviewed here) and</b> …

Danger zone

Project info<p>It has now been over a year since the Supertyphoon Haiyan, the most devastating storm in the history of the Phillippines, swept across Tacloban. Though a year has passed, debris still remain.<p>Typhoon Haiyan was the strongest cyclone ever recorded, with an estimate of 4.1 million people …

My Heart’s in the Highlands

My heart’s in the Highlands, my heart is not here;<br>My heart’s in the Highlands a-chasing the deer;<br>A-chasing the wild-deer, and following the roe,<br>My …

Highlands

How to Use Old Lenses and Speed Boosters With Your New Camera

There are some amazing lenses out there. Beautiful, fast and sharp. The interesting thing is that not all of them are brand new or even designed for …

Tamron's 35mm & 45mm f/1.8 Lenses are Near Perfection - Resource

Jaron SchneiderSeptember 28, 2015<p>When Sigma upped their game and became a high-end lens making juggernaut, it left Tamron as really the only optics …

Tamron

Bewitching Photos of Bolivian Witch Doctors Mix Fantasy with Reality

For <i>Waska Tatay</i>, photographer Thomas Rousset and graphic designer Raphaël Verona unearth the spellbinding spiritual rituals performed by indigenous …

5 Months in Asia

At first it had been a dream to travel to Asia for a long time already, even before I discovered photography. I am now 22 years old and I finished my …

A Look at the Math Behind Image Blurs and Filters

If you enjoy knowing the nitty gritty technical details of how photography technologies work, then you may enjoy the 8-minute video above. Published …

Photographer LaToya Ruby Frazier Awarded $625,000 MacArthur Genius Grant

This past week, 33-year-old Pittsburgh-based photographer LaToya Ruby Frazier was announced as one of 24 recipients of this year’s MacArthur “Genius” …

Review: DJI’s Inspire 1 Pro is a Perfect Drone For Pro Shooters And Super Villains

The innovative folks at DJI continue to design drones that push the limits of aerial photography (and empty the wallets of eager onlookers). A new …

Karlie Kloss Shares Her Travel Bag Essentials

The supermodel shows you how to perfectly pack a Balenciaga Papier tote.<p>When jet-setting across the globe for photoshoots and fashion shows is a job requirement, one must always be prepared. And no one knows that better than Karlie Kloss (who catwalked her way down 64 runways before her 16th …

Taxicabs

Mixing Prints in Milan

Street style stars weren’t afraid to pair stripes with florals at Milan Fashion Week Spring 2016. Here, a crash course in how to make opposites attract.

10 Writers Whose Style Inspires as Much as Their Words

Their best-selling stories line the shelves at book stores nationwide, but getting a glimpse of an often-elusive author can be a less common occurrence. But just because their faces aren’t splashed across blogs and tabloids doesn’t mean they don’t have amazing style. After doing a little digging, …

Books

Everything You Need to Know About Day Four of Paris Fashion Week

1. Loewe might be a house famous for its leathers, but under the hand of <b>Jonathan Anderson</b> it’s likely to become as well known for its plastics too. With a collection filled with PVC bags and plastic-wrap trousers, Anderson’s collection looked to the future, but kept a link to the brand’s past using …

Fashion Week

The 21 Absolute Sexiest Group Halloween Costumes

From the obvious to the, er, unusual. (Sexy field of corn, anyone?)<p><b>1. Sexy Field of Corn</b><p><b>2. Sexy M&Ms</b><p><b>3. Sexy Harlem Globetrotters</b><p><b>4. Sexy Troll Dolls</b><p><b>(Please note: This is, like, a thing.)</b><p><b>5. Sexy ... um Bunnies? Are these Playboy Bunnies? Or just Bunny Bunnies? Either way, it’s working.</b><p><b>6. Sexy</b> …

Costumes