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Basic Drawing Lessons for Beginners ~Let’s Practice with Human Figures

The term “dessin” comes from French, and indicates drawing still lifes with pencils or charcoal using simply black and g...

Easy to Make Jig and How to Build Boxes with Decorative Splines

The Best Ways to Convert Your to Photos Black & White [And 2 Ways to Avoid at All Costs] - Digital Photography School

Black and White photography is something that is never going to go away but in a digital age how is the best way to convert your images from colour …

Photography

America's natural heritage: The essential guide to all 59 U.S. national parks

Denali, Alaska<p>“In the stillness of Denali, two sounds dominate the landscape: the river (and its tributaries) and the wind.”<p>— Justin Ralls, composer and conductor<p><b>Size</b> 6,075,029 acres (park and preserve)• <b><br>Founded</b> As Mount McKinley Park, 1917; renamed Denali Park and Preserve (and roughly tripled in …

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Tools & Craft #8: Rapidly Deployable Lifestyles, Built With Your Own Hands

Here's how to build some quick, simple flatpack furniture this summer<p>Those of you that went to ID school learned to make things with your hands. For …

10 IKEA Hacks You Can Do In a Weekend

From the ultra easy (just a coat of spray paint) to the more complex (drilling in a new base) these projects all have one thing in common: they take …

Open Letter - How Absolutely Amazing Remask Can Be With These 5 Improvements

Retouching: Alexey Adamitsky | Photography: Tim Tadder<p>I am a big advocate for doing everything retoucher needs to do with a few tools as possible. …

How to Explore North Carolina’s Chimney Rock State Park

As part of a summer series, T+L is highlighting amazing lesser-known attractions found in the United States. Next up: a place for folks who love …

8 Succulents That Make Pretty, Easy-Care Ground Covers

These low-growing succulents create interest in the drought-tolerant garden.<p>Brought to you by<p>Succulents, with their interesting shapes and colors, …

Photographer Spotlight: KangHee Kim – BOOOOOOOM! – CREATE * INSPIRE * COMMUNITY * ART * DESIGN * MUSIC * FILM * PHOTO * PROJECTS

Brooklyn-based photographer KangHee Kim’s wonderful “Street Errands” series. Click here for previous post and check out more images below!

Photography

An Archive of Native Americans Portraits Taken a Century Ago Spurs Further Exploration

Ask the typical Euro-American to conjure up an image of a Native American and there's a chance that they might still be informed by the work of …

Native Americans

This 150 year old photography practice is making a comeback - CNN Style

Written by Lily Silverton, for CNN<p>This week British artist duo Walter & Zoniel made photographic art history at Photo London 2016 by creating the world's largest Tintype. A life-size portrait of British designer Paul Smith CBE, the piece signifies the launch of The Untouched, a larger series in …

Moving beyond the rule of thirds: Using light and direction to create compelling compositions

Composition: It's one of the primary pillars of photography and art in general. We are likely all familiar with the rule of thirds and perhaps also …

Imaging

DIY - Self Watering Tomato Buckets - Quiet Corner

“You can never have too many tomato plants, but what happens when you run out of room in the garden. Tomatoes are probably the most versatile plant …

Photographer Captures the Beauty and Diversity of Australian Fungi

Photographer Steve Axford lives in the Northern Rivers area of New South Wales, Australia, where he has spent a considerable amount of time exploring …

Photos That Are 'Too Hard to Keep'

Jason Lazarus asked for photos that people couldn't bear to hold on to, and this is what he received from anonymous donors.<p>The following is a selection from the <i>Too Hard to Keep</i> submissions Jason Lazarus has received in the past year—responses to a request for photographs deemed too difficult to …

A Photographer's Personal Look at Vietnam 40 Years After the War

Hanoi's street in an afternoon in May, 2010.<br>Maika Elan<p>1 of 16<p>Today, Vietnam commemorates the 40th anniversary of the fall of Saigon, which led to the …

Introduction to Shooting During the Blue Hour

The majority of photographers talk about the Golden Hour like it’s the most perfect time to shoot all the time, any time. Talk to the pros, the ones …

Landscape Photography

MyAlbum Lets You Quickly Turn Your Pictures Into Elegant Photo Essays

MyAlbum is a new service (currently in beta) that lets you transform a set of photographs into beautiful photo essays that you can share with a …

A Look at What Top Cloud Storage Services Say About Your Photo Rights

In the age of digital photography, many of us turn to online cloud solutions to help us backup our precious moments. However, the question that many …

Digital Photographer

20 First Photos from the History of Photography

Photography has been a medium of limitless possibilities since it was originally invented in the early 1800s. The use of cameras has allowed us to …

Leica: Use Lightroom Until Apple Photos is Cured of the Monochrom DNG Bug

After issuing a warning earlier this month that a DNG file bug with its new Monochrom (Typ 246) camera could cause the annihilation of photographers’ …

2015 LensCulture Portrait Awards: Single Image Winners - Photographs by the single image winners of the LensCulture Portrait Awards | LensCulture

<b>First Prize:</b> Tom Vani, United States<br>From the series ” For Now”<p>These portraits came about after listening to a presentation by Duane Michaels and attending a workshop by Todd Hido. One point that Duane Michaels made is that there is only “now.” In other words: the past was now, yesterday was now, …

How Does Your Camera's Sensor Size Affect Your Photographs?

Camera sensors come in different form factors nowadays, ranging from medium format, to Micro Four Thirds, and even smaller in the point-and-shoot …

Solar Portraits: Myanmar - Photographs and text by Rubén Salgado Escudero | LensCulture

While for some, electricity is a given, a complete afterthought, for others, electricity is a luxury. Solar Portraits addresses the latter, namely Myanmar’s extremely limited access to this crucial amenity. Out of an estimated 68,000 villages, only about 3,000 are connected to any power grid. …

5 Simple Tips for Photographing Tattooed Models

Photographing models who have tattoos is a bit different from photographing models with natural skin, since the pigment in the tattoo itself is …

These Portraits of Wounded Veterans Remind Us of the High Price They Paid

<i>Warning: This post contains photos of injured veterans that are difficult to view.</i><p>“The Unknown Soldier” is a powerful portrait project by …