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Gorgeous 8K Timelapse Captures All Four Seasons in Norway

One year of planning, one year of shooting, and four months of post-production is a lot of time to spend on a single timelapse, but photographer …

Beyonce, Britney, Rihanna Light Up the VMAs: Pictures

Award Shows

Notting Hill Carnival in London: Pictures

19 Of The Weirdest American Supermarket Foods, According To An Australian

It's a wild ride down the aisles.

Breakfast

Things are looking up for emerging markets

The report describes the five phases of the emerging markets cycle: "Productive growth," a stage of moderate to high productivity-driven growth; "misallocation," in which there is moderate growth driven by bad macro policies; then "adjustment," then "restoring macro stability," and finally "gradual …

Chocolate Pudding Made With a Magical High-Protein Ingredient

Smooth, chocolaty, melt-in-your mouth, decadent pudding. A traditional recipe is made with white sugar, whole milk, egg yolks, and butter — definitely not the healthiest dessert, but man, is it delicious!<p>Here's a healthier version made with — get ready for this — black beans! And it's sweetened …

Google researchers tackle AI and robotics safety, prevent future toasters from killing us in our sleep - ExtremeTech

By on June 24, 2016 at 8:24 am<p>This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use.<p>Humans have been afraid of the …

Coming-of-age in America’s bible belt

Girls smoking, sitting on yellow trucks and inhaling the spring breeze — it sounds like another Sofia Coppola film or John Green novel, but, it’s daily life amongst Louisiana’s youth, captured by photographer and cinematographer Ransom Ashley, as he goes back to his roots to reconnect and face the …

Art Galleries

Xavier Niel explains 42: the coding university without teachers, books, or tuition

<i>42</i> is the answer to the ultimate questions about life, the universe, and everything. At least that’s what it is in Douglas Adams’ science fiction classic <i>The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy</i>. And for French entrepreneur Xavier Niel, 42 was the perfect name for the innovative coding school he founded …

Swimming Pools

Airbnb just raised $1 billion in debt financing because it can

Cash comes cheap to those with great hype.<p>Unlike Uber or Lyft, Airbnb doesn’t have to burn a lot of money to make money.<p>But credit usually comes cheaply to huge startups with fat valuations and lots of hype, so the home rental service has just raised $1 billion in debt financing from a group of …

Venture Capital

Samsung buys cloud infrastructure provider Joyent, will keep it operating as standalone company

Samsung today announced that it has acquired Joyent, a company with public cloud infrastructure and private cloud software, both of which can be used to build and deploy applications. Terms of the deal weren’t disclosed. Joyent will continue to operate as a standalone company, Samsung said in a …

Google Cloud Platform

5 Reasons to Shoot With Small Apertures.

Size Matters With Big Numbers and Small Holes<p>Small apertures (or big f-numbers) have a bad name. We are conditioned to constantly be chasing huge …

Accidental Fashion Illustrator Captures the Elegant Woman in Her Element

Elusive yet alluring figures populate the work of Kelly Beeman.<p>Desiring simply to incorporate clothing into her illustrations, Kelly Beeman highlights the sumptuousness of fashion—the way it can transform a figure and serve as eye candy for the viewer. In this way, she became a fashion illustrator …

Tommy Clarke – Aerial Photography

Aerial photography of various places by Tommy Clarke.<p>Grown up on the south coast of England, Tommy Clarke spent nearly every childhood holiday by the …

What you need to know about realistic photo compositing and image manipulation - a primer

Creating realistic photo composites or photo manipulation isn’t as hard as it looks. The steps you have to take to create a good composite are …

Why the Daïdo Mariyama exhibition in Paris is at the top of our cultural to-do list

VOGUE HOMMES CULTURE<p>Born near Osaka, Daïdo Mariyama worked as an industrial draughtsman before switching to art and photography, when he began to …

France

Hermès celebrates Robert Dallet’s big cats

CULTURE READ<p>Hermès pay homage to the work of painter and animal illustrator Robert Dallet in a stunning work published by Actes Sud. From sublime …

Cats

5 things you need to know about the visual artist Jacques Villeglé

The Georges-Philippe and Nathalie Vallois gallery celebrates 90 years of the visual artist Jacques Villeglé this spring, with a double exhibition …

Artist Spotlight: Paige Jiyoung Moon – BOOOOOOOM! – CREATE * INSPIRE * COMMUNITY * ART * DESIGN * MUSIC * FILM * PHOTO * PROJECTS

Photographer Diego Huerta's Images of Mexico's Indigenous Community Are Stunning

For the last four years, Austin-based photographer Diego Huerta has traveled across Mexico on a mission to photograph all of the country's more than …

History meets high fashion in Alexia Sinclair's photography - CNN Style

High Fashion

How to photograph yourself naked

Looking at Polly Penrose’s photographs, you’d never think there was a shred of self-doubt. Logging onto real estate websites to scout out the most interesting, abandoned locations, and using her nude body as a self-described prop, her work is strong yet serene as she drapes over and between lounge …

Michael Jackson

What It Takes to Be a Data Scientist from Wayfair's Frank Lo

Data scientists: Every company wants one, but few people can articulate exactly what the role entails. That's probably because it requires these …

Data Science

10 Stunning Photo Ideas for Your Next Vacation

Even novice photographers can go pro with these tips.<p>Taking pictures is pretty much a given when going on vacation, but before you settle for average-looking selfies, take a cue from the pros. These Instagram photo experts post the kind of wanderlust-inducing pics that you tag your friends in. Take …

Salesforce buys hot deep learning startup MetaMind, services shutting down May 4

Salesforce has acquired MetaMind, a deep learning startup backed by Salesforce cofounder and chief executive Marc Benioff. The startup’s services will stop working on May 4. Terms of the deal weren’t disclosed.<p>“Salesforce plans to integrate MetaMind’s technology into Salesforce services,” MetaMind …

Machine Learning

Street Photography 102

Dear friends,If you’ve wanted to take your street photography to the next level, I am excited to introduce my new e-book: “<b>Street Photography 102</b>”</i> …

Street Photography

In the Future, We Will Photograph Everything and Look at Nothing

“Today everything exists to end in a photograph,” Susan Sontag wrote in her seminal 1977 book “On Photography.” This was something I thought about when I recently read that Google was making its one-hundred-and-forty-nine-dollar photo-editing suite, the Google Nik Collection, free. This …

Ghostly photos show abandoned town being reclaimed by desert sand

In Melbourne, Australia, an old home filled with sand is allowing visitors to travel to an eerie corner of Africa without leaving the country.<p>The …

Australia

40 years of Apple - in pictures

From the first Apple computer, Steve Jobs leaving and returning, the iMac and the MacBook Air to the iPod, iPhone, iPad and Watch, Apple’s is a rich history

MacBook Air

How The Citizen Data Scientist Will Democratize Big Data

The rise of the citizen data scientist is a subject which is creating a lot of excitement at the moment. Put simply (and a bit bluntly) businesses, particularly larger ones with more mature Big Data analytical operations, are finding that it is too important to be left solely in the hands of the …

Big Data