Halle Giddings

39 Flips | 4 Magazines | 2 Followers | @HalleGiddings | Keep up with Halle Giddings on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “Halle Giddings”

Morning Roll Call: Sam Pepper Reveals The Motives Behind His Butt Pinching Prank Videos and More

Sam Pepper says he scripted and received consent from everyone involved in his butt pinching prank videos. Here's what you need to know this morning.

5 True Stories Behind Iconic Pictures of Badass Women

Someone once said "Well-behaved women seldom make history" immediately before mistakenly attributing the quote to Marilyn Monroe and tattooing it on …

My Favourite Travel Pictures & the Stories Behind Them (Tales of a Traveller)

The stories behind pictures.

“Every picture tells a story,” because a snapshot can capture more than words could ever express in a few lines. The depth, the emotion and each …

You’ve Seen the Picture, Now Learn the Story Behind the ‘Most Viewed Image of the World’

It’s been called the “most viewed image of the world.”<p>Image source: Screen grab via YouTube<p>To mark the end of Microsoft’s support for Windows XP, the computer giant released a short video providing the history behind the iconic desktop that’s been viewed by more than 1 billion people worldwide …

Dinosaur Wedding Photo: The Story Behind The Viral Shot (VIDEO)

Newlyweds James Lowder and Katie Young became internet superstars last month when a photo of their wedding party running from a T-Rex went viral, and they recently revealed the cute story behind the hilarious shot.<p>The couple told Louisiana local news station WGNO Thursday that dinosaurs have been a …

Story Behind Jimi Hendrix Burning Guitar And Other Iconic Photos By Ed Caraeff

They say a picture is worth a thousand words—and that’s clearly evident when it comes to the work of <b>Ed Caraeff.</b><p><i>RockPaperPhoto</i> has the definitive …

Tyler Hicks Tells The Story Behind His Pulitzer-Winning Nairobi Mall Photos

A few days after winning a Pulitzer Prize for his photos of a 2013 terrorist attack in a Nairobi mall, Tyler Hicks received an email. It was from one of the women he'd photographed that day — sheltering her two young children on the floor of a cafe. She had heard about the Pulitzer and seen her …

Our parents are doing what?? The story behind this cute viral photo

A kiss is just a kiss – except when it’s the parents doing the kissing and their kids are watching. Can there be an “eewwww” far behind?<p>This cute photo, which appears to show two girls so grossed out by their mom and dad’s embrace that they’re crying their eyes out, is getting lots of laughs …

Viral

Web Exclusive: the story behind an iconic photo from Ferguson, Missouri

In his first interview, <b>Edward Crawford</b> tells Brian Stelter the story behind the now-iconic picture of him clutching a bag of chips in one hand and a tear gas canister in the other amid a raucous protest in Ferguson, Missouri.<p>The photo - taken by St. Louis Post-Dispatch photographer Robert Cohen - …

‘Camp Sundown’: A Summer Camp For Kids with XP, a Rare Disorder That Forces Them to Live Out of the Sun

<i>Xeroderma Pigmentosum</i> (XP) is a rare genetic disorder causing sensitivity to ultraviolet light. Consequences range from severe blistering after just …

Purple Trees in Autumn

To see more of Norman Posselt’s work, please visit Offset.<p><b>Offset is an exclusive category channel partner on Feature Shoot.</b>

Quercus – Desk Lamp Design by Max Ashford

Quercus, a stylish desk lamp design concept by Max Ashford for young professionals.<p>Max Ashford, a young product design student from the Falmouth …

Meet the 7 apps that will give your amateur Instagrams professional gloss

Moment's lenses add versatility to your iPhone camera, for a price

Moment's big differentiator from OlloClip and the many other cheap attachment lenses is the level of care and quality put into the construction of the lenses themselves. These lenses not only look like a miniaturized lens you'd put on a real camera, they feel like it too, with a surprising heft in …

Polaroid Socialmatic Android camera mixes print and digital

Polaroid is best known for being a camera company but it has been dabbling in mobile devices, even a smartwatch, of late. Its Socialmatic camera …

Polaroid Photography

Apple iPhone 6 vs. Samsung Galaxy S5 Photo Shootout: Why Megapixels Mean Nothing

By<p>Geoffrey A. Fowler<p>With the iPhone 6, Apple shows why the megapixel race in camera phones is over.<p>Apple arch-rival Samsung includes a 16-megapixel camera in its Galaxy S5 phone. The main camera on the latest upgrades to the iPhone line still has just 8 megapixels. Yet the images from both the …

Rumor: Canon to Release 46MP Pro DSLR Next Month

Talk of Canon dropping a bomb on the megapixel war with a high-MP DSLR is nothing new, but several rumor sites are now reporting on the possibility …

Unintended Homecoming

Project info<p>"Unintended Homecoming" shares some parallel paths of "Don’t Follow Me, I’m Lost", yet has continued my wandering across China. It is an experiment and an open journey to grasp the life experience of others’ and of myself before they are diluted in my memory. Rather than a journey of …

Bluetooth and Juice!

Can I get a DUH up in here?! — Because DENO is a portable audio design that just makes plain, perfect sense. It tackles the problem of your phone’s …

Powerful Portable Chargers From Crank

While Mophie will always be a solid go-to when it comes to mobile juice packs, the sleek new portable Crank chargers have caught our eye with two compact yet powerful models. A recent weekend beach mission offered the perfect opportunity to test out both the smaller Dart and larger Dash, which are …

The Best Way To Protect Your iPhone 6 Without Destroying Its Design

You don’t need an iPhone case. Here’s a killer design trick for protecting your iPhone 6 without obscuring its design.<p>No one with design on the brain likes putting his iPhone in a case, but it’s a necessary evil. Sure, Jony Ive is one of the greatest industrial designers alive, and covering up one …

X1 Water Bike With Inflatable Pontoons for Easy Transport

<b>X1 Water Bike</b> is the latest product of Schiller Sports that deliver the most advanced water bike in the world yet. Each unit is constructed out of …

Venice in a Bottle

Venice, Italy is a truly iconic city and, even though it's a multi-faceted place, it's oftentimes portrayed as a little stereotyped or clichéd—all gondolas and glass. In an effort to show the city's ever-evolving identity and culture, a group of talented young art consultants has re-imagined one of …

A Brief History of Citröen, Part 2: The 2CV - Designed in the 1930s, Built Until the 1990s!

<i>Part 1: Ignoring War and Sabotaging Nazis on Their Way to Producing Funky, Iconic Cars</i><p>Do you think it was harder, or easier to design cars when your …

Prototypes