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How to Find the Right Lighting for Your Photography

Light is the most important thing to photographers, it’s our job to recognize it and shape it to help us tell our story.<p>In my opinion there is not …

Photography

HIBERNATION IV – Photography by Øystein Sture Aspelund

HIBERNATION IV, an ongoing photo series by Øystein Sture Aspelund investigating subconsciousness and the sometimes seamless transition between truth …

Photography

Seriously: There Are Only 10 Foods That All Nutritionists Recommend

There are so many clashing nutrition philosophies in the world, it can make a person's head explode. I learned this firsthand when I sent my …

Nutrition

Five Things Painters Do That Photographers Should Be Doing Too

The best creatives take inspiration from areas other than the discipline they are working in, and photographers should be no different. Have you ever …

You Can Shoot Dramatic Handheld Street Photos at Night with These Tips from a British Pro (VIDEO)

One reason some street photographers shy away from shooting at night is that they dislike lugging around a heavy tripod to steady their camera when …

No Logo Logo! Brand Identity for Something

Motherbird, a design studio from Australia created an amazing brand identity for the London based content agency Something. As they describe, it's a …

Why You Need to Know the Difference Between Phase and Contrast Autofocus

If you often find that your camera's autofocus doesn't quite hit the spot, it might have something to do with the focus system you are using. Make …

The best photos taken of planet Earth last year will transform the way you see the world

The natural world is a stunning place.<p>Every year, the best landscape photography shows off Earth's beauty. The following photos are some of the winners from the 2017 International Landscape Photographer of the Year contest.<p>They highlight powerful mountains, scenes of isolation, worlds of color and …

Here’s How to Use Long Exposures During the Day for Epic Landscape Photographs (VIDEO)

Some photographers are under the misconception that slow shutter speeds are only required when shooting at night or under less-than-ideal lighting …

Score tons of Adobe skills with this training bundle

Adobe Photoshop and Lightroom are standard for photo editing and more. To be the best artist you can be, you need to know how to make the most out of …

Graphic Design

This Instagram-famous pilot's photos of thunderstorms, blinding sunrises, and the Northern Lights show what it’s like to work from the cockpit at 37,000 feet

Van Heijst is also a travel blogger and photographer. He takes photos of the incredible views he enjoys from the cockpit via his Instagram account, then writes about them on his blog.<p>From blinding sunrises to the Northern Lights — or navigating his way through a violent front of thunderstorms — …

Photo Basics: Watch This Crash Course on Using Your Camera’s Manual Mode for Better Photos (VIDEO)

You’ve probably heard someone boast that, “You’re not a real photographer until you switch your camera’s mode dial from Auto to Manual.” While we …

Shutter Speed

NASA's $1 billion Jupiter probe has taken mind-bending new photos of the gas giant

NASA's $1 billion Juno spacecraft completed its 10th high-speed trip around Jupiter on December 16.<p>The robot gets relatively close to the gas giant and takes new photos with its JunoCam instrument roughly every 53 days while traveling at up to 130,000 mph.<p>It can take days or sometimes weeks to …

The best science fiction, fantasy, and horror novels of 2017

Not a good year for humanity, but a great year for books<p>2017 was a hard year for a lot of people. With climate change, haywire politics, and tech companies running amok, there are lots of reasons to put the year in the rearview mirror. But through it all, a run of great books shined a light in the …

Shutterbug & Canon Team Up to Create New Photo Website with Tips from Pro Photographers

Want to learn how to take better photos? Shutterbug has teamed up with Canon to create a comprehensive new educational website featuring photography …

Netflix codes: The secret numbers that unlock thousands of hidden films and TV shows

Netflix's incredibly niche, personalised subgenres have long captivated movie nerds, from "Steamy Crime Movies from the 1970s" to "Period Pieces About Royalty Based on Real Life".<p>The genres, based on a complicated algorithm that uses reams of data about users' viewing habits to recommend exactly …

This device can calm symptoms of Parkinson’s disease

Following is a transcript of the video.<p>This device can calm symptoms of Parkinson's disease. It's called Deep Brain Stimulation therapy.<p>A surgically implanted device delivers electrical stimulation to the brain. It targets specific areas of the brain to help patients regain control of their …

Best Photos of 2017

National Geographic's 57 best images of the year—curated from 88 photographers, 112 stories, and nearly 2 million photographs.

Nature

Amazon's AWS Cloud9 IDE lets you write, test, and debug code online

Amazon just unveiled AWS Cloud9, a web-based IDE that supports more than 40 popular programming languages, as well as a bunch of the company’s cloud infrastructure integrations, and collaboration tools.<p>It’s essentially a repackaged version of the c9.io IDE, which Amazon acquired in 2016; it’s now …

How to Design a Large Scale Responsive Site

Responsive design has evolved considerably since it was first defined by Ethan Marcotte in 2010. The discussion now isn’t whether you should develop …

Web Design

6 ways to detect an amateur UX/UI Designer

We all know, user experience has become a serious keyword in many organizations; turning to UX professionals to create, improve and completely reface …

How I built my first HTML/CSS/JS project.

As a part of my <i>#100DaysOfCode</i> challenge, I completed my Random Quote Machine challenge on Freecodecamp today. It is the first time in my life that I …

Find all CSS rules that apply to an element

Many tools/APIs provide ways of selecting elements of specific classes or IDs. There's also possible to inspect the raw stylesheets loaded by the …

This photographer creates surrealistic images without Photoshop manipulation

The battle between those who support photo manipulation and those who don’t is probably never-ending. I believe both are right, and I think …

Photography

15 great classic movies streaming on YouTube right now

The trouble with watching movies on YouTube is that access to them is fleeting. If you’re watching a free copy of, say, <i>The Big Sleep</i>, it’s either a) …

The Ultimate Web Design and UX training bundle is your ticket to launching an exciting new career in 2017

Anyone can build a website with the right training. However, a truly great site is one that’s not just stunning to look at, but also seamless to use. With the Ultimate Web Design and UX Bundle, you’ll be on your way toward bridging that gap from adequate coder to real web artist.<p>Let 2017 be the …

Daily Design Inspiration

Part of the Daily Inspiration series that started it all on Abduzeedo. This is where you'll find the most interesting things/finds/work curated by …

10 Profitable Side Business Ideas For Designers

Good things come to those who hustle, but experienced hustlers know that this lifestyle can be just as nerve-racking as it can be rewarding. While one month you’re bathing in a myriad of opportunities, only concerned with having more hours in a day, the next you’re faced with absolute silence, …

5 big graphic design trends of 2016

In the graphic design world, the idea that something has become a trend is often perceived as a negative. But while blindly following trends for …

Graphic Design