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How does the iPhone hold up against a serious camera?

A couple of notes on my methodology. One of the main advantages of interchangeable lens cameras is that, well, the lenses are interchangeable, letting you obliterate backgrounds into nothingness with wide apertures, or shoot far-off subjects with telephoto zooms. Another advantage of pro cameras is …

Powerful Photo Series Documents the Final Generation of Foot Binding in China

For <i>Living History</i>, photographer Jo Farrell paints a stark yet complex portrait of China’s now-illegal practice of foot binding. Fueled by her desire …

How to Best Utilize the Various Metering Modes in Your Camera

A camera determines exposure by using metering modes. While Matrix metering is typically used and recommended for many settings, Spot and …

7 Simple Tips, Tricks and Ideas for Taking More Creative Smartphone Photos

COOPH, The Cooperative of Photography, is back in the photo tip game again, this time showing us 7 smartphone photography tips you’ll want to be …

By the Silent Line: Photographer Pierre Folk Spent Years Documenting a Vanishing 160-Year-Old Parisian Railway | Colossal

<p>The <i>Chemin de fer de Petite Ceinture</i> (French for “little belt railway”) was a 32 km railway that encircled Paris, connecting all the major railway …

Light-Painted Shapes and Long Exposure Landscapes

Photographer Martin Kimbell is quite adept in the handling of light and image-capture technology to generate astonishing pictures. His skill is on …

How To Know When It Is Time To Upgrade Your Photography Gear

Almost every photographer wants to own a better camera, right? But then again, not every photographer really needs a better camera. So how does one …

$5 DIY Hack Gives Almost Any GorillaPod Magnetic Capabilities

GorillaPods are an incredible little photography accessory to have in your arsenal. You can pick up a model for cameras as small as a GoPro and as …

Sneaky Ways to Avoid Camera Theft

Extra photos for bloggers: 1, 2, 3<p>The greatest days are full of fun photo ops, not bad guys creepin’ on your turf. Protect your gear!<p>Cover your …

Three Types of Light: Diffused, Backlight and Reflected – What are They and When to use Them

Light: it is the main component for every image that you will take. It does however come in many different forms, producing very different results. …

How to Avoid the 15 Common Mistakes People Make When Taking Photos

As a kinesthetic learner, when I face something new, I like to just jump in and get my hands dirty. So, more often than not, I will eschew the manual …

Photography

Rainbow world: the most colourful places on Earth – in pictures

The world is full of landscapes that are so surreal, and so intensely coloured, that it’s hard to believe they really exist. Take a look at some of the strangest, and most vibrant, views in the world, from a pink lake in Senegal to striped rock formations in China

Photo du Jour: The Lone Bison

For <i>Mythology</i>, photographer Luke Casey explores our national identity through the lens of Montana’s historic Yellowstone National Park. Examining the …

Ubersnap Photo Sharing Platform Lets You Combine Music and Photography in Melodic Matrimony

Whether or not you’re conscious of it when watching a movie, the sounds and soundtrack play as significant of a role as the actual imagery. Sadly, …

Pentax Pays Homage to Star Trek with Flashy, Futuristic-Looking K-S1 DSLR

If you’re sick of retro, love cameras, and used to dream of installing ‘underglow’ on your souped up Honda Civic, then Pentax has a DSLR you will …

How I Permanently Removed My Leg Hair in About an Hour

No more razors. EVER.<p>I find shaving my legs so annoying that sometimes I'll go <i>months</i> without ridding my gams of unwanted hairs. Mostly that only happens during the winter (when I can cover up my un-femme stems with pants) but not always. I get lazy and I just don't have the patience or the …

Autumn bags: the wish list – in pictures

As the summer draws to an end it’s time to invest in a new autumn bag. There is plenty of choice from understated taupe suede to attention seeking orange leather. Be bold with camouflage or an exotic print to add a stylish touch to your coat. The Observer fashion team pick their favourites

How to wear grown-up vest tops – video

A grown-up vest-top is similar to a teenage vest-top, but the neckline is higher and the shoulders are wider. It's a more serious top. It's not perhaps exciting, but it is really useful, and you'll end up wearing it more than you might think. Jess Cartner-Morley shows a selection of grown-up …

14 Greens Even Healthier Than Kale

From the editors of Cosmo.com, the new greens to try in your next salad.<p>Kale has been having a moment for quite some time now, mostly because it's green and healthy and tasty—at least as far as lettuce goes. As any registered dietitian will tell you, the veggie does pack a ridiculous amount of …

4 Healthy No-Cook Meal Ideas

Healthy living expert Erin O'Leary Stewart of Define Mind & Body whipped up some tasty no cook meals exclusively for BAZAAR—perfect for serving in the heat of summer.<p>It's hot out. Don't swelter over the stove or burn up by the oven—healthy living expert Erin O'Leary Stewart of Define Mind & Body …

Recipes

Check Out the Witty T-Shirt Scarlett Johansson Designed to Celebrate Women's Rights

Scarlett Johansson is making a statement! In honor of Women's Equality Day—which celebrates the anniversary of the certification of the 19th …

A Guide to Fall's Most Luxurious Bags

Looking for something beyond the classic?<p>Looking for something a little beyond the classic? Made from exotic materials both plush and sleek, these fall bags are a delight to touch—and to look at, too.

Clothing

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11 Common Interior Design Problems, Solved

From the editors of HouseBeautiful.com, the solutions to all your decorating woes.<p>We won't lie and say that the decorating conundrums that have been haunting you are <i>easy</i> to solve. But we can share the most boiled-down, easy-to-pass-on advice from our own Ask-A-Designer expert Scot Meacham Wood. …

What's Right Meow: Get Kitty Goods Delivered Straight to Your Doorstep!

As avid cat lovers, we’re currently coveting the genius concept of Meowbox—a monthly subscription package of the latest and greatest kitty goods …

E-Commerce Site Zady on How to Shop Ethically and Responsibly With Style

When you're out shopping for, say, your hot fall wish list, did you take a moment to stop and consider: Where did this item come from? How was it made? Were materials and natural resources wasted during production? And, seriously, what is this made out of? Yes, that might seem like a lot of …