Lauren Kramer

13 Flips | 2 Magazines | 16 Likes | 3 Following | @LawlovesDIY | Mum,  Fabric and apparel pattern maker, i love DIY's and i love dogs

INGENIOUS TIPS TO DIY THIS VEGETABLE PLANTER!

Here are the ingenious tips to DIY this vegetable planter straight from my parent’s garden…<p>My parents are great grandparents, if that gives you an …

Canvas Weekender Duffle: Dritz Gunmetal Hardware

This super-stuffable duffle fills up with plenty of stuff then cinches down into a compact and easy-to-carry box shape. Dritz® hardware makes it all …

Sewing

15 Geeky Tote Bags For Lugging Around Your Books

Ever have too many books to possibly hold under one arm? We know the struggle, and that's why we did some digging to find you some excellent tote …

The Secret Behind This New Bulletproof Shield? Origami

To design a better shield for police officers, researchers looked to a seemingly fragile art form.<p>Origami, the Japanese art of folding paper, doesn’t seem like it could help stop bullets. But mechanical engineers at Brigham Young University have developed a new ballistic shield design for law …

New Geometric Paper Cats and Other Creatures by Estudio Guardabosques | Colossal

<p>Estudio Guardabosques (previously) is a Buenos Aires-based design and illustration studio consisting of Carolina Silvero and Juan Nicolás Elizalde. …

10 Awesome DIY Dish Towel Patterns

You know that ugly dish towel in the kitchen we always reach for? Well, I always seem to tell myself that I’m going to replace it for something …

Crafting

3 Legged Thing Corey Magnesium Alloy Travel Tripod with AirHed Neo Ball Head Review

Why do tripods have three legs instead of four? There is a reason, and we’ll get to it in a moment, right after we take a long, close look at a 3 …

Time I

Celebrity Shooter Matthew Jordan Smith Shows You How to Take Great Portraits of Women (VIDEO)

Matthew Jordan Smith is a expert portrait shooter who has photographed some of the world’s most famous people in the U.S. and abroad. In the video …

Aretha Franklin

This DIY “Multipoint Pinhole Camera” Creates Images Resembling 19th-Century Pointillist Paintings

Were he alive today, 19th-century pointillism pioneer Georges Seurat might resent the comparison, but here’s a weird “multipoint pinhole camera” made …

Art

Nikon Clarifies Their Path Forward: Will Concentrate on Mid-to-High-End DSLRs, Mirrorless Cameras & Lenses

Ever since Nikon recently announced an “extraordinary” financial loss and cancelled the long-awaited DL Series of premium compact cameras, there have …

Here’s the Lowdown on Making Dramatic Photos by Shooting from a Low Camera Angle (VIDEO)

Most photographers are familiar with the notion of photographing small children and pets from a low angle (at their eye level) to make them feel more …

Tutorials

The Real Reason You Suck on Photo Sharing Sites: The Bots are Beating You

Photographers join photo-sharing sites for a variety of reasons. Sometimes it’s as simple as a need for recognition and the occasional …

35+ Inspirational Photographers to Follow

Photo by Taras BychkoIf you’re looking for inspiration, follow these photographers:Elif GulenSean LotmanJosh WhiteAik Beng ChiaChristine ChungChu …

Inspiration