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Tailspin

Overview<p>Tailspin is a suspended sculpture that hangs in the two-story atrium of Marie Reed elementary school in Washington, DC. Twenty-one etched …

Rise Above

Overview<p>The illuminated sculpture installation "Rise Above" presents five suspended winged figures in wire mesh, sited in the triangular window space …

Over the Moon Chocolate Pie Recipe

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Prepare the Graham Cracker Crust: Preheat oven to 350°F. Place graham cracker crumbs, melted butter, and granulated sugar in a …

NASA's CO2-Tracking Satellite Deconstructs Earth's Carbon Cycle

This much scientists know: Humans pump about 40 billion tons of CO2 into the atmosphere every year. Less clear is where the planet puts it.<p>About half …

How to Make Double Exposures in Photoshop

Double exposure photography is a genre that merges multiple photographs to create a single story. Stories told through double exposures are often …

7 Insider Tricks I Learned From an Apartment Stager

When I invited Decorist Creative Director Jessica McCarthy into my newly redecorated apartment, I'll admit I was a tad nervous. It was the day before …

Recreating Brandon Woelfel’s Editing Style in Lightroom and Photoshop

Photographer Brandon Woelfel has a distinctive editing style that has netted him over 1.2 million followers on Instagram. This 15-minute crash course …

Focal Length and Field of View Explained in 4 Steps

Just like our eyes are our windows to the outer world, lenses are the eyes of the camera to the outer world.And just like each person has different …

The Winning Photos of Nat Geo’s Travel Photographer of the Year 2017

<i>National Geographic</i> has announced the winners of its prestigious Travel Photographer of the Year photo contest for 2017. The grand prize winner is …

This Artist Turns Trashed Cameras Into Little Robots

“Recirculation Art” is an ongoing project by Southern California-based artist James Rauff in which he turns junked cameras into little robot</i> …

Art

Tiera St Claire's Longing

Where and when did you take this photo?<p>This was taken in Dumbo, Brooklyn looking toward Manhattan on 22 November 2016<p>What was running through you …

4 Things You Already Own That Will Help You Take Striking Portraits

It's a given that the sun is an invaluable tool for photographers. Light is something we've all found both comfort and trouble in. Many artists are …

Out of Her Element: A Landscape Photographer Goes to Sea

“Let’s go to Europe this Summer! We’ll travel England and Germany, then head to Spain and spend a week on a yacht, cruising the Mediterranean!” Alas, …

Scientists Reversed Glaucoma in Mice With the Help of a Single Gene

The Ingenious Gene<p>Glaucoma is a devastating disease of the eye that is typically associated with aging. It’s the leading cause of blindness, along …

ALPA's macro switar 105 mm lens captures the most intricate details of its subject

<b>in the world of macro photography, swiss-optical company ALPA challenges the limits of photography as we know it.</b> its latest product, the exclusive …

Beyond Air Pollution: Smart Cities Offer a Breath of Fresh Air

<b>New hyperlocal air quality monitoring technologies help people find ways to breathe easier.</b>When a layer of smog blankets an entire city, many people …

What to Do as a Photographer When Everything Has Been Done

The intention here is not to discourage you, but to invite you into pursuing photography with your own voice. And also to help you not to feel guilty …

Climate Change Is Here. It’s Time to Talk About Geoengineering

Let's pretend that the US didn't recently pull out of the Paris Climate Agreement. Let's also pretend that all the other countries that scolded it …

WINNERS—Magnum Photography Awards 2017

<b>Magnum Photography</b><br>Awards 2017<p>Presenting the Winners, Finalists & Jurors’ Picks<p>We are very pleased to announce the 41 outstanding photographers who have been selected as recipients of the 2nd annual Magnum Photography Awards! Our jury—consisting of Magnum photographers, world-renowned curators, and …

5 Secrets to Cheap Kitchen Renovations That Big Companies Don't Want You to Know

Raise your hand if you could use a kitchen renovation in your home. Now raise your hand if you've actually made a plan to make this dream kitchen a …

Climate Scientist Says He Was Demoted For Speaking Out On Climate Change

A former head policy adviser at the Interior Department is accusing the Trump Administration of reassigning him to a lesser position for speaking out about the dangers of climate change.<p>Joel Clement, a scientist who was director of the Interior Department's Office of Policy Analysis for much of the …

Obama Administration

A Walk in the Woods: A Photo Appreciation of Trees

A collection of images of unusual, intriguing, and beautiful trees and forests around the world, from Madagascar to Poland, Scotland to Hong Kong, the United States, and more.

5 Reasons to Pick a PC Over a MacBook in 2017 for Photo and Video Editing

Photographer and Sony Imaging Ambassador Manny Ortiz made this 6.5-minute video sharing the top 5 reasons he chose a Dell XPS 15 laptop over a …

The Secret to Beautiful Living Rooms Is This Design Method

I spotted the living room above in a recent Brooklyn house tour and instantly loved it. You can immediately see that it's a balanced, well-appointed …

Home Decorating

How to Replace the Sky in Any Photo in Photoshop: A 2-Minute Tutorial

Photographer Peter McKinnon made this 2-minute video tutorial on sky replacements. Watch it to learn how to quickly swap out the sky from one photo …

Tutorials

The Top 10 Things I Wish I Had Known as a Beginner Photographer

Oh the road to becoming the best photographer you can be, you come across loads of useful information… and some not-so-useful information. Sometimes, …

Top 10

Microsoft's new app guides you through indoor spaces without GPS

GPS is great for finding your way around, except for when you’re indoors, where walls and ceilings make it difficult for satellite signals to accurately pinpoint your location. Thankfully, Microsoft has been thinking about a better way to help you navigate large malls, hospitals, office buildings …

Apps

Biomimetic Eye_Beacon mimics deep-sea creatures with a hypnotic light show

UNStudio and MDT-tex have tapped into the ocean’s murky depths for their design of the Eye_Beacon, a sculptural pavilion for the Amsterdam Light …

Architecture