Ishan Sadwelkar

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Upcoming Poetry Deadlines

April showers bring May poetry contests! If you have a single poem or full-length collection ready to submit, check out the following contests with …

Thrills, spills, heartbreak...could YOU write a bestseller and win £20,000? Enter the Daily Mail first novel competition

Do you dream of topping the bestseller charts with a heartbreaking romance or a nail-biting thriller? Could you conjure up a historical adventure or …

How to Use Your Camera In the Coldest Places on Earth

When you take your camera to some of the coldest places on Earth, you’ll face a unique set of challenges that most photographers never have to worry …

Can the science of autophagy boost your health?

<b>A little-known scientific process is being hailed as the new way to lose weight, look younger and prolong life.</b><p>Autophagy is a natural regeneration process that occurs at a cellular level in the body, reducing the likelihood of contracting some diseases as well as prolonging lifespan.<p>In 2016, …

Listen to the world’s ambient sounds filtered through Brian Eno’s Oblique Strategies

Side Note<p>May—05—2018 02:45PM EST<p>Drew Millard<p>I recently discovered the delightful website Cities and Memory, a project dedicated to compiling field …

If You Haven't Read These Graphic Novels, Now's the Time

If you grew up loving and collecting comic books, chances are you'll love reading graphic novels as an adult. Personally, I didn't discover the joy …

$5000 Experimental Non-Fiction Prize: Entries Close 29 May

The Lifted Brow & RMIT non/fictionLab Prize for Experimental Non-Fiction is open to writers worldwide. According to the organisers “This prize seeks …

Murakami vs. Bolaño: Competing Visions of the Global Novel

In <i>The Fall of Language in the Age of English</i>, Minae Mizumura offers a harsh judgment on the state of Japanese literature. “Representative works of …

Literature

Lighting Diagram Sketches That Reveal the Recipes Behind Photos

When photographer Paul Schlemmer started out in photography in his late teens, he spent the first four years studying the subject of light. As he …

Dreams through a lens: masterpieces of surrealist photography – in pictures

Surrealism wasn’t just explored in paint – photographers successfully exploited or invented techniques to depict its dizzyingly heightened version of life

Breaking Out Of The Box: Design Inspiration (November 2016)

With autumn starting to show its full glory, there is really no reason to stay inside and drink your hot cacao. No, it's time to go outside and soak …

9 Foods You Didn’t Know Had Anti-Aging Benefits

From our friends at the Zoe Report<p><i>Curated by Rachel Zoe and her team of editors and stylists, The Zoe Report is not only your stop for all things fashion and beauty but all-around lifestyle as well. Check out their site for everything from shopping tips to dating advice, to the latest in celebrity</i> …

Documentary Follows an Agency Copywriter Into the Wild, With Only Client Products to Survive

Remember that time Roundhouse sent a copywriter into the wilderness for a week, with nothing but client brands to keep him alive? Well, the Portland, …

intothewild

Everything Apple announced at its MacBook Pro event

Today, Apple announced the Touch Bar. And then demoed the Touch Bar. Then talked about the Touch Bar. And then demoed the Touch Bar…<p>I think you get the point.<p>What else was discussed today in Cupertino? Read on and find out.<p>Apple TV<p>With new app categories emerging and cross-device capabilities, …

These DIY Camera Tricks Will Save You Money And Up Your Game

Setting up a full camera operation can cost a fair chunk of change. A pro DSLR alone can set you back thousands. Buying all the gear needed to take truly pro quality shots sends the final bill into 5-digit territory — and that’s not even getting into the time it takes to hone those skills. Luckily …

Circle of Poison documentary highlights the deadly impact of the global pesticide industry

<b>Even after certain highly toxic pesticides get been banned for use in the US, they can still be produced here, "for export only." This pro-business</b> …

How to Calibrate a Camera Lens

You’ve probably noticed that when using autofocus, your photos don’t necessarily turn out as crisp as you’d like, even though you’re working with a …

LIFE-THREATENING: These Are The Signs That Your Organism Starts Dying!

Problems with acne<p>This could be a sign of zinc deficiency. You can apply the cream to get rid of them, but why does not solve the problem in the root …

How to Integrate the 12 Principles of Permaculture to Design a Truly Sustainable Project

<i>The 12 principles published here are explained in detail in the book Permaculture: Principles and Pathways Beyond Sustainability, by David …

Create Dynamic “Rain” Portraits on the Cheap with a Manual-Focus Lens and a Garden Hose (VIDEO)

Shooting in the rain is a great way to capture some very impactful images, but without the right equipment it’s also a great way to ruin your …

25 Under-the-Radar Albums Every Guitarist Needs to Hear | VIDEO

PHOTO: Jorgen Angel | Getty Images When gutter laureate Charles Bukowski spat out “nobody knows anything,” he certainly wasn’t taking guitarists into …

20 Product Designers You Should Follow on Instagram Right Now

Love ’em or just plain don’t have time for ’em, social media platforms are here to stay. While you don’t necessarily need to be an expert at Tweetin’ …

Product Design

8 Steps To Push Past Your Limits When You Think You’ve Hit Them

We’re all excellent storytellers, especially when it comes to spinning a tale about why we failed. Here’s how to stop doing that.<p>Sometimes, when it comes to achievement, our biggest enemy is ourselves.<p>“We have an infinite capacity as human beings to tell ourselves stories, and the most important …

Self-improvement

Ryan Krivoshey, Andy Marks Launch Grasshopper+Marks

Grasshopper+Marks will connect nonprofits and brands with filmmakers for socially conscious movies<p>Indie film distributor Ryan Krivoshey of …

Flavorwire’s Guide to Indie Movies You Need to See in August – Flavorwire

Eleven alternatives from the world of indie, foreign, documentary, and revival to tide you over until fall.<p>If this has felt like a particularly dire …

Werner Herzog on the future of film school, critical connectivity, and Pokémon Go

These are questions nobody asks, of course, because this is Werner Herzog. As a documentarian who has traveled to the furthest reaches of the indifferent wilderness to ponder humanity's place in it, there are very few filmmakers whose perspective on our digital lives I'd be more interested in. <i>Lo</i> …

Samantha Bee

Great Weekend Reads in Photography & Filmmaking

<i>“Be curious. Read widely. Try new things. What people call intelligence just boils down to curiosity.” ― Aaron Swartz</i><p>The 2016 Campaign Through a …

Photography

Toronto Film Festival 2016: 12 must-see movies this year

The Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF) is sometimes derided for being too exclusionist, too Toronto-centric, or too highbrow.<p>Over the past …