Elvira Macías

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What Averaged Face Photographs Reveal About Human Beauty

A while back, PetaPixel posted some features about image averaging and faces. Richard Prince created a composite portrait of the 57 faces of …

Compassion is a trainable skill

Study published in the journal Psychological Science shows that compassion and altruism are learnable<p>Can people be taught to act more altruistically? Newly published research, measuring both brain activity and behavior, suggests the answer just may be yes.<p>“Our findings support the possibility that …

When You Can't Sleep, How Good Is Lying in Bed With Your Eyes Closed?

The key differences between sleep and "quiet wakefulness"<p>Reddit is a great forum for raising scientific questions, but the fact that it's discussion-based makes it difficult to know when a debate has settled on the best answer, objectively speaking. Exhibit A concerns the value of lying down with …

Eat, Pray, Love your way through Italy

More than six million people have read <i>Eat Pray Love</i>, Elizabeth Gilbert's account of her year-long trip through Italy, India and Bali. But seriously, how did she ever make it past eating in Italy?<p>After sampling Rome's gelato, departures require serious discipline – plus maybe some non-refundable …

The Cinematic Country

Thanks Balog!<p>Justin Balog posted a nice review of the Lightroom 4 presets — thanks for that Justin! Glad you are enjoying them.<p>I’m about to send out …

Mexico’s Hidden Getaway: Todos Santos, Playa Cerritos

Forget Cabo San Lucas and head to Todos Santos for some of the most exciting art, music, and beaches in Mexico.<p>You’ve heard of Los Cabos, right? …

Drottningholm Palace, Stockholm, Sweden

The Drottningholm Palace is the private residence of the Swedish royal family. It is located in Drottningholm and is one of Sweden's Royal Palaces. …

European Travel

Photographing the Night Sky

Get expert tips and advice for photographing the night sky with this how-to photo gallery, from National Geographic.

Landscape Photography

MAN OF STEEL - Exciting New TV Spot with New Footage!

Amazing Full #Moon over the Acropolis, #Athens