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For Compulsive Hair Pullers And Skin Pickers, There Is Need For More Help

I feel the urge again. My fingertips run along my face, feeling for imperfections, and I slip into the bathroom to be alone. After a glance in the mirror, I stalk back out, my nails digging into my palms. Not today.<p>Since my adolescence, I've had a tumultuous relationship with my reflection. That's …

Depression

Klimt and Schiele: The artists who shocked Europe

Gustav Klimt and Egon Schiele were two titans of Viennese art who shared a firm friendship and an artistic free will that scandalised many, writes Cath Pound.<p>At first glance there is little to suggest a connection between Gustav Klimt and Egon Schiele. Klimt was the archetypical sensualist who …

Art

23 Decorating Tricks for Your Bedroom

Pile on the Pillows<p>Pile on the pillows, and don’t shy away from mixing patterns. Combine large prints with small ones, florals with geometrics.<p>DIY …

Home Decorating

Why Photographers Should Print on Canvas

One of the great things about being a photographer these days is that there are tons of choices for turning your photos into awesome prints.But one …

Landscape Photography

'The Last Jedi' star overhears fans gushing about her, goes over and introduces herself

Never mind porgs, we have a new favourite <i>The Last Jedi</i> star: Kelly Marie Tran a.k.a. Rose Tico.<p>When Tran overheard <i>Star Wars</i> fans gushing about her …

The Breathing Techniques for Anxiety That Drew Barrymore and Rachel McAdams Use

In this fast-paced world, anxiety can strike at any moment—even when nothing is causing us direct stress. It’s important to remember that you’re not …

Mindfulness

1940s Streets of Chicago Captured through the Eyes of a Young Photographer

In the throes of World War II and the Great Depression, the American government created the Farm Security Administration to help impoverished farmers get on their feet. As part of the process, they formed a now legendary set of photographers—Dorothea Lange and Walker Evans among others—to document …

Issui Enomoto Captures Double Exposure Photographs of Yokohama From His Taxi

Issui Enomoto is a taxi cab driver in Japan’s port city of Yokohama. But he’s also a photographer. And for Enomoto, these two go hand-in-hand, just …

Japanese Culture

Amazing Photographs and Post-Production Work by Demas Rusli

Demas Rusli is good at taking pictures. He’s also mastering the art of post-production. In result ? Complete pieces of photographs, dreamful and …

Striking Black Cat Photos Emphasize the Beauty of Their Darkness to Help Them Get Adopted

Black cats are a symbol of Halloween, but that association has often done more harm than good. In some folklore, particularly that of the American Pilgrims, they are seen as evil. This bias has carried through today, and the group has more trouble getting adopted than other colored felines. Animal …

Pets

A Working Speeder Bike Automatically Makes This the Best Star Wars Costume Ever

Have you ever wondered what kind of Halloween costume you could put together if you had lots of money to burn, and didn’t start planning it on …

Monochrome Master: The Black-and-White Magic of Photographer Max Vadukul

Max Vadukul has come a long way since growing up in Africa. Known for his creative black-and-white portraits and innovative fashion photography, he …

Brad Pitt

How the Inverse Square Law Can Make You Better at Lighting

Don't worry, this video isn't about all about math. Rather, it aims to give you an intuitive understanding of one of the most fundamental laws of …

Fun-Da-Mental

5 Famous Artists Who Lived With Mental Illness

The idea that mental illness somehow contributes to or enhances creativity has been discussed and debated for centuries. Even the Ancient Greek …

Mental Health

Craft Better Compositions with Subframing

Studying and experimenting with composition is one of the fastest ways to elevate your photography. Subframing is a versatile technique that can be …

Framing

Gustav Klimt’s Haunting Paintings Get Re-Created in Photographs, Featuring Live Models, Ornate Props & Real Gold

<i>Image by Inge Prader</i><p>Gustav Klimt painted a glittering, erotic, haunting reality of his own, distinctive even by the standards of his artistically …

I Gave My 3-Year-Old Daughter a DSLR, and Here’s What Happened

My 3-year-old daughter is at that phase in which she wants to do everything that daddy does. Apparently photography is not immune to this phase and …

11 Awesome Games You Probably Missed This Month

Tons of awesome games come out every month, but in the shadow of high-profile AAA titles, even the best ones can slip under our radars. Whether …

The Witcher Turns 10, Releases Very Nice Video

<i>The Witcher</i> series is 10 years old this month, and to mark the occasion CD Projekt Red released this teary lil’ clip.<p>We had some good times, gang. …

The Witcher

Every Person Should Do These 8 Things Before 8 A.M. | Inc.com

Life is busy. It can feel impossible to move toward your dreams. If you have a full-time job and kids, it's even harder.<p>How do you move forward?<p>If you don't purposefully carve time out every day to progress and improve -- without question, your time will get lost in the vacuum of our increasingly …

Self-improvement

You’ll Be Shocked at How Therapeutic Journaling Can Heal You

<i>This is a guest post from therapeutic journaling expert and author, Mari L. McCarthy.</i><p>Did you know that handwriting therapeutically in a journal can …

This 7,541-Piece Millennium Falcon Is the Largest, Most Desirable Lego Set Ever Created

In July of 2007, Lego released the Ultimate Collector’s Millennium Falcon set which, at 5,195 pieces, was the largest set the toymaker had ever …

Tucker Carlson claims Trump staring at the sun was ‘the most impressive thing’ a president has ever done

Here’s an incomplete list of some impressive acts by the men who have held the American presidency: Thomas Jefferson purchased the Louisiana …

Tucker Carlson

7 Reddit Hair Hacks That You Haven't Heard Already

Like many beauty junkies, we're constantly searching through Reddit to find the next big product or makeup hack. One thing we love in particular about these boards is the fact that the content is written by people who share many of the same concerns that we do — especially when it comes to …

16 Stars Who Went to Comic-Con in Disguise

Celebrities avoid the mad crush by going undercover at the San Diego fan event

Comics

Suitcase Locks Are Basically Useless, but There Is One Way to Keep Your Stuff Safe

So you’ve packed your bags for your upcoming travels and even brought along some valuables like your electronics and a few jewels. Not to worry: You …

Luggage

Man Shames Tourists for Stepping Near Yellowstone Hot Springs for Photos

Late last month, a man named Jeff H. was walking on a trail in Yellowstone National Park when he noticed a group of tourists ignoring warning signs …

Yellowstone National Park

Finally, The Standalone Obi-Wan 'Star Wars' Movie You've Been Looking For

As the Han Solo movie nears the end of its troubled production, another <i>Star Wars</i> icon is getting his own spinoff movie. A standalone film focusing on …

Star Wars

We Finally Know The Joker's Real Name and It's Fantastic

In the nearly 80 years that he’s spent terrorizing Gotham City, he’s gone by many different names. John Doe. Jackanapes. The Clown Prince of Crime. …

What Is Situational Depression? Oprah Opens Up About Extreme Sadness

In a new interview with <i>Vogue</i>, Oprah Winfrey reminded us that yes, she really <i>is</i> human and even she is susceptible to bouts of extreme sadness.<p>“I shall …

Depression