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How Planet Earth Changed the Way We Look at the World Around Us

Planet Earth II continues to elevate the nature documentary to a higher standard.<p>These are discordant times. Getting any two people to agree on anything can seem impossible, whether it's something as ontologically fraught as the basic tenets of reality or something as simple as what to watch on TV. …

How Migos Inspired Everyone From Hillary Clinton to Donald Glover

With dabs and drop top, the Atlanta trio is already the most talked about rap group of 2017.<p>There's long been a metaphor comparing the music business to a machine. And contemporary music has never fit that description better, with the technology to create and distribute art like never before. But …

9 Can’t-Miss Portrait Photography Tips That Will Help You Create Better Portraits Today

One of the great things about portrait photography is its variation.Here’s what I mean…I can take a portrait of my family in the backyard and then go …

Shutter Speed

Space Tourism Posters

Imagination is our window into the future. At NASA/JPL we strive to be bold in advancing the edge of possibility so that someday, with the help of …

Posters

Perfect Examples of Framing in Photography

Ansel Adams - Wawona Tunnel View<p>Photographer Ansel Adams is known for his black and white landscape photos of the American West. In his <i>Wawona Tunnel</i> …

How to Make the Ultimate Italian Breakfast

Russell Norman makes a lentil and leek bruschetta with soft-fried egg<p>Every year, the coming of Christmas is heralded earlier and earlier. In 2016, the window display at Selfridges on Oxford Street in London, for example, was unveiled just over a week before Halloween, making it the earliest festive …

Good News for Fans of Affordable (and Stylish!) Eyewear

Warby Parker just dropped its winter collection.<p>Warby Parker's got a lot of competition in the affordable eyewear game these days, but the brand is still leading the pack when it comes to design. It's all about making clever tweaks to classic eyewear, and with the new winter collection the company …

What I've Learned: Jeff Bridges

"I wouldn't mind if I was mostly recognized for being The Dude. That doesn't bother me at all."<p><i>Jeff Bridges's new film,</i> Hell or High Water<i>, hit theaters in August to great acclaim. The 66-year-old Oscar-winning actor shares what he's learned from a six-decade career that began when he was just a</i> …

Move to This New Zealand Town and Get a Job and a House for Just $165K

BRB. Counting up our savings.<p>The southern New Zealand town of Kaitangata appears the prime example of the pastoral landscapes the island is known for; it's lush, hilly, green, and peaceful. Only about 800 people live there, and it's a mere eight minutes from the coastline.<p>For those who prefer the …

Winners of the B&W Child Photography Contest Capture the Universal Essence of Childhood

Childhood is a pivotal time in our lives that beautifully represents a journey of growth. As children, we have the chance to explore the world while we aim to discover more about ourselves and our surroundings. We can live life in a carefree fashion, since being a kid is all about making mistakes …

Photo Manipulation

High rates of alcohol abuse, depression among U.S. attorneys, study says

A large new study showing high levels of alcohol abuse, depression and anxiety among U.S. attorneys aims to put data behind long-standing concerns about problem drinking in the high-stress legal profession, in hopes of propelling action.<p>More than a fifth of licensed, employed attorneys in the U.S. …

50 Astonishing Animal Photos of 2015

A flock of sheep walk in the haze in a Beijing suburb, China, Jan. 15, 2015.<br>Lintao Zhang—Getty Images<p>1 of 50<p>There are few things more enjoyable and …

How to Make Your Whites Whiter in Photography

When talking about getting the right colours in your photos the best place to start is to talk about white balance. If you don’t know what white …

Landscape Photography

Expressive Dog Portraits Capture the Soulful Essence of Man’s Best Friend

While many pet photographers take portraits highlighting the outer beauty of canine companions, photographer Anne Geier captures something a little more–the intangible essence of man's best friend. She also showcases the grace of a canine's soul. Amidst the enchanting, Austrian wilderness, the …

Photography

Legendary Celebrity iCons

Robert DeNiro<p>Some of Hollywood's most revered celebrities are letting every blemish and wrinkle shine in these photographs by London and New York-based photographer Andy Gotts. Known for his portraits of the stars, Gotts has been photographing celebrities for more than twenty years. He travels …

Pictures: Mozambique

Travel Photography

Seiko Will Reissue Ripley’s Futuristic Alien-Fighting Watch

In space no one can hear you tick.<p>In the movie <i>Alien</i>, futuristic alien butt-kicker Sigourney Weaver AKA Ripley wore a futuristic-looking chronograph. This piece, the Seiko 7A28-7000, was one of the first watches with a quartz chronograph movement and featured a unique pusher design with buttons that …

Watches

The five new Quentin Tarantinos

Coming up with a suitable replacement for a veritable satellite industry isn’t a cinch. Quentin Tarantino probably comes closest to Stanley Kubrick in terms of an oeuvre that is ironclad, with few to no misses. Tarantino isn’t immune to a box office flop (see <i>Grindhouse</i>), but whether a success or …

Kill Bill

3 Body Language Hacks to Improve Your Portrait Photography

I’m going to ask you to put your camera down for now. I know it’s a lot to ask, but the secret I’ve discovered to better portrait photography has, in …

How to Get a Great Watch that Won't Break the Bank This Weekend

The guys behind horology blog Worn & Wound are hosting a pop-up in NYC.<p>When it comes to watches, there are an incredible variety of options out there, from super-affordable standbys to the luxury models that get our collective hearts pumping. But there's one segment of the market that hasn't got …

Two Stories That Will Change the Way You See Steve Jobs

A look back at Esquire's run-ins with the late visionary.<p><i>What is generally considered</i><i>the best, and last, intimate profile of Jobs published in a magazine was written by</i> <b>Joe Nocera for Esquire's December 1986 issue—"The Second Coming of Steven Jobs":</b><p><i>(Jobs had been fired by Apple a little more than a</i> …

8 Skills You Can Learn in 60 Seconds

You can spend the next minute scrolling through Instagram if you want—or you can pick up a potentially handy skill.<p>You can spend the next minute scrolling through Instagram if you want—or you can pick up a potentially handy skill.

Review: Peak Design’s Everyday Messenger Bag is Both Sexy and Smart

The Everyday Messenger bag is Peak Design’s latest product to make a debut on Kickstarter, and it has blown past its $100,000 goal and raised over …

The 50 best colleges in America

When it comes to assessing the value of a college, the most important factor to consider is how much that school helps students succeed in life.<p>For our seventh annual ranking of the best colleges in America, we asked over 1,000 Business Insider readers to choose the colleges that best prepare their …

College & University

Street Photography Camera Review – Fujifilm X100T

I’m going to approach this review from a different perspective than my review of the X100S, I’m going to look at this camera from a Street …

Cameras

The Republican Debate Was a Sorry Mess

Wrong network, wrong questions, wrong answers, wrong goals.<p>Leave it to The Donald to tell the truth about the whole sorry mess. Picked at on "buying politicians" by Rand Paul, who is so desperate for political oxygen at this point that he looks like one of those beached fish in an ad for asthma …

7 Tips for Effectively Directing Your Subject in Portraiture

For any photographer with ambitions of working in the fashion industry, or for those with a focus on portraiture, there will come a time when you …

Communication Skills

The Motorcycle Gang Behind Philly’s Biggest Pill Mill

How a Philadelphia doctor and a notoriously violent motorcycle gang joined forces to sell mass quantities of prescription pills.<p>Before building a …