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10 Things Emotionally Intelligent People Do Not Do

Emotional intelligence is probably the most powerful yet undervalued trait in our society.<p>We believe in rooting our everyday functions in logic and reason, yet we come to the same conclusions after long periods of contemplation as we do in the blink of an eye. Our leaders sorely overlook the human …

Landscape Photography Award winners

Jerry Lee Lewis: ‘I worry about whether I'm going to heaven or hell’

At nearly 80, Jerry Lee Lewis has outlived his rivals and is preparing for his final tour. He talks about why his seventh wife is the love of his life, how he became known as ‘the Killer’, and why Elvis was just a hillbilly<p>We’re waiting for the Killer to get home. Judith, wife number seven, is …

Music

Age-Wise Style: 7 Foolproof Fashion Risks Worth Taking

Having a consistent style is great in some ways—it shows that you know who you are. But occasionally it’s good to step out of your comfort zone, say …

Road to audition: Tom Hanks letter begging to be 'discovered' unearthed

A 1974 letter from a pre-fame, teenage Tom Hanks asking the Oscar-winning director of The Sting, George Roy Hill, to “discover” him has been unveiled by Hollywood archivists. In it, the high school student describes a number of scenarios via which he can achieve stardom, despite admitting that his …

Tom Hanks

Björk shares a series of her personal emails

Back in March, Icelandic visionary Björk opened up her oeuvre in a major mid-career retrospective at the MoMA gallery in New York. The exhibition reflected on two decades of her work, from the early days with her – appropriately titled – 1993 album <i>Debut</i>, to the recent premiere of music filmmaker …

Björk

Aerial Photographs Reveal The Gorgeous Geometry Of L.A. And NYC

Seeking order from above chaotic cities.<p>When he was a teenager, photographer Jeffrey Milstein swept out hangars at the Santa Monica airport in exchange for the chance to fly a Cessna 150 around Los Angeles. Today, he rents helicopters to capture aerial shots of the urban landscape. His meticulously …

The 20 Best Websites for Wasting Time on the Internet in 2018

There's a lot of content out there about productivity -- everything from hacks to shortcuts to tips and tricks for how to get more done in less time. …

Mount Everest

The most provocative photo stories of the month

<b>WHAT HAPPENS WHEN MEN AND WOMEN SWITCH ROLES?</b><p>A fascinating insight into gender and the roles we play as men and women, or somewhere in between. Pixy Yijun Liao swapped her femininity for the series “Experimental Relationship”, where we see the photographer take on a more masculine role, while …

Debbie Harry

Eleven things ultra-productive people do differently

When it comes to productivity, we all face the same challenge–there are only 24 hours in a day.<p>Yet some people seem to have twice the time; they have an uncanny ability to get things done. Even when juggling multiple projects, they reach their goals without fail.<p>We all want to get more out of life. …

A tour of abandoned New Orleans, 10 years after Katrina - in pictures

A decade after Hurricane Katrina, abandoned homes, schools and factories still blot some New Orleans neighbourhoods. Photographer <b>Seph Lawless</b>, who specialises in documenting the ruins of forgotten America, paid a visit

New Orleans

Dreamy Abstract Street Photos Capture the Look & Feel of Fading Memories

<b>Alan Humphris</b>‘ journey into the world of street photography began with a trip to Tibet in 2000. It was then he discovered he had “an eye for it,” as …

Episode Five: Beautiful Feet

Take it from Benjamin Liu, once Andy Warhol's personal assistant: "Feet speak volumes about a person, actually." From gender politics to an …

21 Gorgeous Documentaries Everyone Should Stream Right Now

Knowledge, man.<p>There are only so many hours in the week you can spend streaming old episodes of "Seinfeld," staring at a glowing screen while the faint echo of a bird tweeting reminds you that life on the other side of your apartment window still exists. Netflix is THE BEST, but even the purest of …

Andy Warhol's intimate polaroids: from Divine to Bianca Jagger

A new book by Taschen offers a fascinating insight of Andy Warhol’s intimate relationship with his celebrity friends – and the look he wanted from them for the photographs<p>When selfies were still called self-portraits, Andy Warhol took loads of them, along with photographs of the great and the good …

Andy Warhol

Revealing The Truth - Vincent Van Gogh

Have you ever wondered how does the artistic media form affects the feeling about the work?<br>I chose one of the best know paintings to make it in to a photograph and to get that answer myself.

Vincent Van Gogh

This is How Photoshop Artist Erik Johansson Creates His Mind-Bending Images

Swedish photographer and retoucher Erik Johansson is well known for his mind-bending photo-manipulations and optical illusions, which are all made …

‘Eadweard’ is a Biopic About Photographer Eadweard Muybridge

<i>Eadweard</i> is a new indie biopic about the life of English photographer Eadweard Muybridge, who’s considered to be one of the godfathers of cinema due …

The ‘Tri-clops’ is a Wearable Camera Obscura with 3 Eyes on the World

The “Tri-clops,” created by pinhole photographer Justin Quinnell,” is the world’s first multi-screen, wearable camera obscura. The device (and two …