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The Benefits of Using a Tripod for Photography

Camera technology has advanced so much that just about anyone can take good photos. (Not necessarily great photos–that has more to do with …

Landscape Photography

18 Beautiful Pictures of the Amalfi Coast

The Amalfi Coast is a lovely stretch of coastline in Southern Italy. The area is so unique that UNESCO has listed it as a World Heritage Site for its …

http://www.homedsgn.com/2013/06/01/house-in-matsubara-by-fujiwarramuro-architects/ House in Matsubara by Fujiwarramuro Architects

Articles about prouve-passion on Dwell.com - Dwell

When Shevi Loewinger first left Tel Aviv for San Francisco seven years ago, she landed in the Bay Area with the eager...<p>From March 24 to 26, we visited Caravana Americana in Mexico City, where 61 emerging and established designers, makers, and...<p>Knobs are an integral part of the interior décor of a …

werner aisslinger: home of the future is this the home of the future? sustainable, modular, and personalizable-- with a special emphasis on growing and harvesting food at home-- the utopian visionary house is on exhibition in berlin right now. see more: http://www.designboom.com/design/werner-aisslinger-home-of-the-future/

5 Ways To Innovate By Cross-Pollinating Ideas

Tina Seelig details how to combine unlike concepts to create the next big thing.<p><i>Editors’ note: The following is an adapted excerpt of InGenius (Harper One) by Tina Seelig.</i><p>What happens when you cross a checkerboard with a midnight snack? You get edible checkers, sold with the motto “beat ’em and eat …

Creativity

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Asked to design a space for an art collector whose body and walls were already covered in decoration, architect Thom Faulders...<p>There's more to making it as a designer than creating great goods—you also need to find an avenue through which to share your...<p>An email is nice and a letter is better, …

Why Humor Makes You More Creative

You can’t self-monitor your way to innovation. A jovial office environment is hugely important, and a few good laughs can change everything at work.<p>When you’re getting creative, you relax your inhibitions.<p>Stanford professor Tina Seelig shows us why in her book <i>InGenius</i>: In one study, jazz musicians …

Creativity

Articles about 7 rooms view on Dwell.com - Dwell

Many of us are guilty of thinking of laundry rooms as unremarkable or unattractive parts of our home that don't require much...<p>The alphabet is as easy as ABC, but for typographer Peter Bil’ak, the way language looks is a never-ending exploration.<p>Thanks to Los Angeles’s Small Lot Subdivision …

Photos Created by Coating Negatives with Gasoline and Setting Them On Fire

Lisle, Illinois-based photographer Peter Hoffman‘s “Fox River Derivatives” project is a series of abstract photos that question mankind’s …

Architizer Journal: The Official Architizer Blog

We're building a comprehensive, firm-wide resource for project specifications.<p>Project Connections give your design work the spotlight it deserves.<p>Find the best brands for every architectural product and material.<p>Architects: Find the raw materials for your next project through Architizer. …

Communicate

Top 21 under-the-radar destinations

From Canada’s Yukon wilderness to the mountaintops of India, these unconventional holiday destinations will lead you off the beaten path and onto an adventure all your own.

National Parks

Mud: southern comfort on the Mississippi

"Magical, isn’t it?" says Travis C Vasconcelos, resting a forearm on the ship’s wheel and exhaling as lustily as a calliope whistle. The sky is a pale blue scudded with white, and below, dancing like sparks off the great steam-powered paddles, the river has turned the green-grey-blue that the …

The Pink Sea Spray at Sunset and Interview with Kate Russell

Recent Interview with Kate Russell<p>You may remember Kate from the BBC; many years ago when she did a story about this site. She helped to make the …

Sailing in Greece: Dodecanese islands

This was to be our ninth family annual sailing holiday and we decided on the Dodecanese islands in Greece. New waters and a new skipper, my 22-year-old son, Francis. He had taken his day skipper course the year before and had recently returned from sailing 4,000 miles from Panama to Santiago, so we …

Sir Alex Ferguson offered free holiday

The Manchester United manager announced this week that he would be stepping down after a 27-year stint at the club.<p>And Thomas Cook, the “official travel provider” to the Barclays Premier League Champions, was quick to offer Sir Alex with the chance to “substitute Salford for sunshine”.<p>“For many …

Articles about sky small on Dwell.com - Dwell

Building a small home doesn’t equate to easy lifting.<p>The first few paragraphs of a recent New York Times article on architect Gary Chang's Hong Kong apartment read like a scene from...<p>In Barbara S. Peterson’s new book, Blue Streak: Inside JetBlue, the Upstart that Rocked an Industry, she recounts …

Articles about those glass houses on Dwell.com - Dwell

Philip Johnson and David Whitney used to invite great minds from the architecture, design, and art worlds to the Johnson-designed...<p>Every week, we highlight one amazing Dwell home that went viral on Pinterest.<p>On view all summer, a new exhibition at Philip Johnson's Glass House provides the first …

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On November 1st, Phaidon debuted 20th Century World Architecture: The Phaidon Atlas.<p>In honor of Modernica's 20th anniversary, the company is releasing a new iteration on the classic mid-century fiberglass shell...<p>The MAK Center for Art and Architecture kicked off its 20th anniversary celebration in …

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As a product of our financial climate, cities all over the world have been experiencing a surge in one of the most unattractive...<p>From an unlikely source comes a clever privacy solution for a pair of prefabbed town houses in Los Angeles.<p>It can’t be denied that windows play a key role in ensuring …

Articles about farm fresh on Dwell.com - Dwell

Nobody ever said farming was easy, but the rewards of a homegrown harvest are great.<p>The 3rd issue of Curio explores our morbid fascination with murder and death, likening the heedless pruning of flowers to...<p>In Wellman, Iowa, Joanna and Geoff Mouming concocted a fresh take on the traditional barn …

Articles about village people on Dwell.com - Dwell

Amidst the pedestrian-friendly maze of leafy streets in New York City’s West Village, LOT-EK, a firm whose designs focus on the...<p>Since the dawn of e-commerce, many businesses have been liberated from the steep costs of renting retail space and paying...<p>Civic leaders in Oakland, California, have …

Articles about northern haven on Dwell.com - Dwell

Professional backcountry snowboarders Zach and Cindi Lou Grant modernize a run-down A-frame cabin outside of Park City, Utah, to...<p>The two units that make up the MuSh Residence offer plenty of studio, gallery, and outdoor space in a configuration that...<p>As a result of the Home Matters design …