Harpreet Sandhu

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All The Books You Should Read, According To Your Binge TV Preferences

Streaming TV is great, but books are the original binge-able medium.<p>Raise your hand if you think you watch too much television. *Slowly raises hand.* Now raise your hand if you think you should read more books. *Sheepishly repeats gesture.*<p>I'm imagining a lot of arms in the air right now, which, …

The women at the frontline of documentary photography

As with a lot of professions traditionally deemed as masculine, women have often been written out of the history of documentary photography, especially when they choose to report on war and conflict. Despite this, there are plenty of women who put risk aside in order to go to the frontline of …

25 scientific images so gorgeous you can't even handle it

The 'Flip Book Machine' Is 6 Animations in One

Animation and design studio Zumbakamera astounds with some tricky flip book animation.<p>In the minds of the masses, the flip book might seem like a primitive animation technique, but there's a subculture of artists who are elevating their flip books to new heights. The animation, illustration and …

Earth's true colors shine through to space (pictures)

Reference: A Photography Cheatsheet for Remembering the Effects of Aperture, Shutter and ISO

New to SLR photography? This single graphic makes the "exposure triangle" clear<p>In ten years of running a photography rental studio, I've learned to …

DISNEY and Surrealism Come Together in a Salvador Dali Virtual Reality Exhibit | Nerdist

Had the legendary Spanish surrealist artist Salvador Dalí been alive to experience virtual reality, we’re sure he would have approved. He might have …

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Photographer Travels the World to Capture the Diversity of Beauty in 37 Different Countries

Romanian photographer Mihaela Noroc is on a mission to capture portraits of women from every country in the world in order to shed light on the beauty that exists everywhere. A little over two years ago, at the age of 27, Noroc quit her job, withdrew all her life savings, and embarked on an …

15 Excellent Examples of Animal Camouflage

Now you see them, now you don't. After showing you photographer Graham McGeorge's incredible photos of owls camouflaged within trees, we decided to scour the web to look for more animals that are masters of disguise. Which animals famously blend into their environment? Who are the chameleons, …

Print that baby! Classic contact sheets from 1960 to now – in pictures

MoMa lets us into its cavernous vaults, sharing everything from Stephen Shore’s shots of a vintage car stranded in the desert to Lorna Simpson’s candid 1950s African American pinups

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Yale University Unveils 170,000 Fascinating Photos Documenting the Great Depression and WWII

During the mid-1930s, in the thick of the Great Depression, the New Deal administration sent photographers like Dorothea Lange, Walker Evans, and Arthur Rothstein to document all walks of American life across the country. Under the Farm Security Administration/Office of War Information, those …

Vintage Photos of Everyday Life in 1950s New York Discovered in Attic 50 Years Later

These vintage photographs capture a timeless energy and diversity that is characteristic of the sleepless streets of New York City. The recently discovered antique portraits showcase the city in the midst of the 1950’s, as seen through the Rolleiflex lens of the undiscovered photographer Frank …

Photo of the Day: Best of 2015

Directing the Viewer's Eye

In one of my recent posts about Vance Gerry handouts, I mentioned the challenge that every board artist faces about how to direct the eye of...

Using Shape And Value For Better Compositions

Creating images with punch is almost universally important for illustrators as our work must constantly compete for the audiences’ attention in a sea …

JOE DE MERS AND THE "BIG HEAD" SCHOOL

Jim Silke has written about the style of illustration "derisively called the 'big head school of illustration,' a name derived from the fact that …

Tony Zhou's "Every Frame A Painting"

As an artist, I think it is important to learn from art forms outside the ones in which we practice. The key concepts of one discipline can often be …

10 Things...Painting Priorities

These aspects of painting may at first seem complicated. They become joyful the more you recognize, learn, and use them.<p>Of course, painting is a …

10 Things...Overlap

Not many artists think that mere overlapping elements in a painting can make a marked difference in the strength of a concept, but my own paintings …

A Recurring Question About Painting Figures: Part 1

I write this blog post while here at the 9th annual Illuxcon in Allentown Pennsylvania. It is an amazing show in a great museum with a wonderful …

Learn character design secrets with these inspirational books

Two years after the release of its first phenomenally successful Kickstarter book, Masters Of Anatomy are back with a new campaign all about …

Interesting Photo of the Day: An Absolutely Terrifying Volcanic Thunderstorm

Many professional photographers never get the opportunity to document a volcanic eruption. “If only,” the bereft say, ranking the experience with …

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The Strangest Places on Earth (Are Also the Most Sublime)

Technicolor mountains, otherworldly forests, and glow-in-the-dark beaches: These unusual places around the world prove that weird can also be wonderful.<p>Rakotzbrücke (Rakotz Bridge): Kromlau, Germany<p>Salar de Uyuni: Bolivia<p>Valle de Cocora: Quindío, Colombia<p>Mendenhall Ice Caves: Juneau, Alaska<p>Angel …

Bird’s-Eye View of Earth’s Endless Formations and Shapes

Photographer Alban Henderyckx shares with us aerial views of the Earth’s endless formations and shapes. From jagged lines of rocks down by the ocean …

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Surreal Underwater Photos That Will Renew Your Sense Of Wonder

Robin Cerutti's series called <i>Mirror</i> features surreal images of humans half submerged in water, split between to parallel worlds.<p>The Montreal based …

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Someone Actually Outbadassed Darth Vader in Marvel's Star Wars Crossover

Marvel’s new <i>Star Wars</i> crossover event, <i>Vader Down</i>, is pretty much all about reminding us that Darth Vader is not a Sith Lord to be trifled with. And …