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How to Ground Yourself in 30 Seconds or Less

<b>Alexis Novak is a yoga instructor, NASM-CPT, and mobility enthusiast. As a contributor for THE/THIRTY, Alexis will be sharing her knowledge of</b> …

19 Things About Life You Should Know Before You Turn 29

A lot happens in those 10 years.<p>It's October.<p>Which means 2017 has officially flown by. (Remember all those things you swore you were going to do back in January? Have you done any of them?)<p>One of the things I prioritize doing Q4 of every year is taking a considerable amount of time to reflect on …

Motivation

How to Reverse Aging and Become Whoever You Want to Be

In 1978, Ellen Langer, a Harvard psychologist, conducted an important study.<p>In 1978, Ellen Langer, a Harvard psychologist, conducted an important study. She gave houseplants to two groups of nursing-home residents. One group was told they were responsible for keeping their plant alive, and that …

Self-improvement

The Getting Things Done (GTD) Method Promises Stress-Free Productivity

"The most effective way to do it is to do it," said Amelia Earhart. That's basically the methodology behind the aptly named Getting Things Done (GTD) …

Time Management

Photographer Souvid Datta Appears to Have Plagiarized Mary Ellen Mark

The award-winning photographer Souvid Datta found himself in the middle of a controversy this week when his photo of a young sex trafficking victim …

Guatemala City

How to Learn Filmmaking FAST! - Without Film School

How to Shoot Golden Hour Portraits That Require Less Editing

Spring is here; it’s a time for golden hour portraits and photographers to get excited about chasing the light in the creation of the killer photo. …

Emma Watson, Rebel Belle

Since her years as Hermione ended, Emma Watson has fought to assert her own identity. Now that she has found her voice—most notably as a U.N. ambassador—she’s revamping a classic stereotype, the Disney princess, in Beauty and the Beast, the live-action musical coming out in March. Watson talks to …

Feminism

3 Daily Habits of the Happiest People in the World

How to be happy today on your path to mega-success.<p>Operating as an active business professional in the age of social media is a tremendous challenge.<p>As much as the internet has aided in the streamlining of information and business processes, it has also exponentially increased the amount and …

Happiness

Samsung’s New TV By Yves Béhar Is A Framed Piece Of Art, Literally

Samsung’s Frame television blends into your wall by chameleoning framed artwork.<p>“A TV is, in a lot of cases, not really on for more than four hours a day,” says Yves Béhar, founder of the San Francisco design studio Fuseproject. “So the rest of the day, the 20-plus hours, it’s really a black box. …

San Francisco

Want to Live a More Fulfilled Life? Avoid the No. 1 Regret of the Dying

Palliative nurse Bronnie Ware has captured hundreds of regrets from terminally ill patients, none more than this one.<p>Regrets.<p>They are the great common denominator--no matter race, color, creed--they're the one thing we universally try to avoid with the time we're given.<p>The pursuit of such avoidance …

Positive Thinking

The Best Way to Start Your Day for Maximum Creative Energy

Avoid the temptation to do those pesky, urgent yet quick things first. It would kill your creativity. Instead, do this.<p>It happened to me again, just this morning. Following my system for generating creative ideas, I got out of bed and walked two miles at a brisk pace and steep incline on the …

Creativity

Adobe's 'Make It Now' Series Teaches You Photoshop Tricks in Just One Minute

Got a spare minute? Pick one of these videos and learn a new Photoshop technique.<p>If you're like me, you know that time is money, money is power, …

5 Morning Rituals That Will Double Your Energy Levels

Use these simple habits to not only win your day but to also change your life.<p>Whether you're at the starting line preparing to compete for the gold in the 100 meters or you're trying to be in your most productive state--how you start often predicts the outcome.<p>If you stumble at the start of the 100 …

Success

10 Things Parents Who Want to Raise Successful Kids Say Every Day

No matter what they hope to achieve, here are powerful ways to instill a real foundation for success.<p>We all want our kids to be happy and fulfilled. We all want our kids to be successful, in whatever pursuit they choose.<p>But while the destination may be different, the actual path to success is very …

Self-improvement

Bill Gates, Warren Buffett And Oprah All Use The 5-Hour Rule

<b>Top business leaders often spend five hours per week doing deliberate learning.</b><p>In the article “Malcolm Gladwell got us wrong”, the researchers behind …

Self-improvement

An Itemized Invoice for Clients Who Balk At Your Photography Prices

Photographer and photo educator Don Giannatti put together this simple (tongue-in-cheek) itemized invoice to show photography clients why …

Photography

Rubbish repurposed: tiny scrap sculptures – in pictures

Since 2005, Philadelphia graphic designer Lydia Ricci has been creating miniature sculptures from scrap materials. From cars to telephones, hairdryers to sun loungers, Ricci has made a miscellany of objects out of receipts, tape measures and even her childhood dictionary. “These objects have …

Sculpture

Bergger Unveils Pancro400, A New ISO 400 Black-and-White Film

First Kodak, then FILM Ferrania, and now Bergger. The French manufacturer is the latest company to further the analog photography resurgence by …

15 photography magazines that you should definitely follow on Instagram

Or – “A reminder of this social network origins”<p>It’s 2017 and Instagram is now 600 million users strong, that’s <i>a lot</i> of new images/videos and stories …

Photographer Shoots Shapes of Light in Spanish Landscapes

During a trip through Spain, French photographer Nicolas Rivals set up geometric shapes of light and shot long-exposure photos of them glowing in …

Rightmove.co.uk

Tabula Rasa II

Toggle Details<p>Exhibitions<p>3rd December 2016 - 5th February 2017<p>Street Level Photoworks<br>03 December - 05 February 2017<br>Opening Reception: Saturday 03 …

Gorgeous Winners Of Nikon Small World Photography Competition 2016

Nikon Small World announced the winners of it’s microscope photography contest, and this year’s champion – it’s a baby picture of a zebrafish. This …

10 Houseplants for a fresher breath of air at home

With the amount of pollution witnessed through release of harmful pollutants from automobiles, factories, etc., some people are wanting to spend most …

Photographer’s Review – iPad Pro

<b>Holy crap</b>. I caved. I really bought an iPad. Not just any iPad, the newest 9.7″ iPad Pro! I’m not new to the iPad world. I deal with them every day I …

Ten Must See Photography Documentaries and Their Trailers

If I ever find myself wallowing in a creative rut, I have a few surefire ways out of that hole. My most effective method, although probably not the …

Make, Don't Take: Establishing Rapport With Your Subjects

Whether she is photographing cultures around the world or wild mustangs in the American West, <i>National Geographic</i> photographer Melissa Farlow always keeps one thought at the top of her mind: know and respect your subject. Establishing a sense of trust is critical, she says. "When I don't talk to …

Indiana University