Eric Bolin

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Lego Sets Are a Better Investment Than Gold

And these five are especially prized.<p>It's no secret the world loves LEGO (after all, every person on earth owns an average of 86 bricks). But apparently the toy is not only fun to play with, but also a decent financial investment. Every year since 2000 the average LEGO set has increased in value by …

19 Basic But Useful Lightroom Shortcuts For PC Users

Here are 19 PC keyboard shortcuts to use in Lightroom which are useful for photo editing.

Want a modular CNC robot in your home? Then check out the Tooli on Kickstarter

You know it’s hard out there for an artist. Fabricators know what we’re talking about. So does Toolbotics, the Brisbane-based company, so it’s …

7 Meditation Apps to Try Now

In this overstimulated and hyper-distracted digital age, with a jam-packed schedule and abundance of choices at every juncture, making time (and brain space) for meditation—the self-proclaimed secret weapon of everyone from <b>Gisele Bündchen</b> to <b>Arianna Huffington</b>—can feel next to impossible.<p>Ask around, …

The Best 5 Hacks to Get the Most Out of Your Canon DSLR

I’m a Canon guy. I have been since I first picked up a DSLR back in the spring of 2008. Over the years I’ve come to know my cameras and their …

Photographer Creates Spectacular Mini Thunderstorms with Tesla Sparks

Photographer Marc Simon Frei has embarked on an electrifying new series featuring spectacular sparks indoors. He's like a modern day Zeus, the way he generates bolts lightning, charging through each frame. The experimental photographer captures his energetic effect by arcing objects to a Tesla coil …

20 Super-Simple Appetizer Recipes You Should Know For Any BBQ Or Cookout

Thank goodness it's grilling season! But just because you're whipping up burgers, veggies, and hot dogs on the barbecue doesn't mean you can forgo …

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5 Facts About M.C. Escher That Will Bend Your Mind

M.C. Escher is well known for his surreal, reality-warping engravings -- two hands drawing each other, infinite staircases, fish changing into birds and back again. Never an art-world celebrity, he was nonetheless beloved by everyone from counterculture youth to mystics and scientists.<p>As a result, …

Epic Christmas Light Display Synced To Star Wars Theme Tune

At this time of year, there's always someone in the neighbourhood who has decorated their house with lots of cute Christmas lights and maybe a few …

This Just In: Peter Lik’s Record-Breaking Photo Sale May Constitute Torture

<i>(Newswire, December 13th, Las Vegas)</i> — A group of leading photographers, curators, and general taste arbiters has determined that Peter Lik’s sale of …

Psychedelic Paint and Poured Resin Artworks by Bruce Riley | Colossal

<p>Chicago-based artist Bruce Riley fills canvases with abstract organic forms made from layer after layer of dripped paint and poured resin. While …

Famous Album Cover Photos Uncropped to Reveal ‘The Bigger Picture’

What if many of iconic photos featured on famous album covers were actually cropped from much stranger images? That’s the idea behind “The Bigger …

Amazing Facial Hair Designs from the 2014 World Beard and Moustache Championships

It's that time of year again! Time to enjoy the results of the 2014 World Beard and Moustache Championships. For the annual event, men flock to the competition to show off their amazing facial hair designs. The website explains, “From delicate Dali moustaches to anything-goes full beard freestyles …

Men's Fashion

6 Ways to Make the Most of Night Time Photography

Night time photography is surprisingly similar to daytime photography in the sense that it’s all about finding the right light. Obviously, things are …

Wife Elabortately Illustrates Husband's Nissan Using A Sharpie Pen

This 1995 Nissan Skyline GTR has a custom paint job unlike any other! After 100 hours of work and dozens of Sharpies, Allison Kelton was able to …

Working with Cats Around

(YouTube link)<p>Working at home is wonderful, but it has its drawbacks. My kids have been on fall break this past week, which makes getting anything …