Julia Basinger

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The Colored Pencil Drawings of Marco Mazzoni Depict the Cycles of Nature | Colossal

<p>Milan-based artist Marco Mazzoni works almost exclusively with colored pencils to create intricate drawings that depict the cycles of nature and …

Sweet and Surreal Paintings from Street Art Group Etam Cru

While Polish street artists Sainer and Bezt, who make up the group Etam Cru, are known for their humongous building-sized murals, they also spend a good amount of time in the studio creating surreal paintings on canvas. This past December, Bezt participated in a group show in Miami called “Shoot …

Streetwear

Mind-Blowing 'Live' Digital Painting Sums Up Human Life in Minutes

Last night, artist Jeong-Hyun Seok released this astonishing digital painting on social media, and it soon began popping up all over my feeds, …

How does the iPhone hold up against a serious camera?

Welcome to the first annual Verge Hack Week. We're totally blowing up our site: we've given our reporters and editors the entire week to play with new tools and experiment with new storytelling ideas, while members of our amazing product team have gathered in New York to help build all sorts of …

The Ultimate Guide to Zone Focusing for Candid Street Photography

1/320th at F11, ISO 800 (17mm) – Canon 5D Mark II. Capturing strangers candidly, yet tack sharp, is probably the toughest technical skill to learn in …

Street Photography

The 8 Worst Habits of Beginning Photographers

A habit is something one does regularly without thinking. There are good habits, such as looking both ways before crossing a street, more or less …

Tanya’s Top 10 Mistakes to Avoid as a New Photographer, Part 1

<i>Welcome to Time Out with Tanya, where I’ve put my fast paced graphic design career on hold in favor of adventures in motherhood. I’m capturing every</i> …

The Disgusting Truth about the Renewables Scam, and Climate Alarmism!

EXPOSED: THE HORRIFIC COST AND UTTER POINTLESSNESS OF OBAMA’S WAR ON CARBON DIOXIDE<p>by JAMES DELINGPOLE 13 Jun 2014<p>Here is the Obama administration’s …

You’re running out of time to protect your computer

International law enforcement authorities over the weekend took control of two hacker networks that have infected more than a million computers …

Bounce Flash Secrets – Bouncing Your Way to Better Photography

If you have ever seen a professional photographer using flashgun on top of their camera, and wondering why the flash is not pointing directly at the …

Photography

A layman’s guide to depth of field: how to check and affect sharpness like a pro

<i>One of the first steps toward taking more creative photos is learning how to control how much of your picture is in focus. In this quick depth of</i> …

Lightroom: how to use the Histogram to fix exposure and reveal hidden detail

<i>Do your highlights look blown out? Do your shadows look too dark? In the latest of our Adobe Lightroom tutorials learn how to use the photo editing</i> …

10 Portrait Tips to Take Your Photography to the Next Level

You have all the makings of a beautiful photograph: the perfect client, an overcast day for soft natural lighting and a gorgeous landscape as the …

Digital Photography

Tutorial Shows How to Mask Out Hair from a Background in Photoshop

When it comes to masking out and/or selecting hair in an image, be it to remove a background or selectively style it, it’s never an easy task. Even …

Oppo NFC camera attachment pictured, comes with 10x optical zoom

If you can’t wait for the discrete optical zoom smartphone cameras which might be heading our way in the future, feast your eyes on images of Oppo’s slightly bulkier NFC camera attachment, which appeared stuck to the back of an Oppo Find 7 over at <i>Weibo</i>.<p>The design is reminiscent of Sony’s QX range …

Phones

Colour-tinted photographs of North America – in pictures

From the Atlantic to the Pacific, the Rockies to the Tropic of Cancer, the North American landscape is immense and diverse. Lakes as great as seas, forests towering to the sky, windswept plains, sweltering deserts, tumbling waterfalls, marshy swamps, rushing rivers, a legendary canyon … the …

Tibetan Monks Painstakingly Create Incredible Mandalas Using Millions of Grains of Sand

Imagine the amount of patience that's required to create such highly detailed art such as this! To promote healing and world peace, a group of Tibetan Buddhist monks, from the Drepung Loseling Monastery in India, travel the world creating incredible mandalas using millions of grains of sand. For …

Tibet