Mark Griffin

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Terracotta Warrior Lantern Sculptures Glow in Sydney for Chinese New Year

To celebrate Chinese New Year (which, this year, lies on February 19), visit Dawes Point in Sydney, Australia from February 13 to February 22 to see 90 colorful lantern sculptures that were inspired by the famous Terracotta warriors. Created by Chinese artist Xia Nan, these larger than life …

Chinese New Year

The Saddest Looking Owl in the World

We tipped you off about Daisy, the cutest kitten in the world, and we introduced you to Champ, the happiest dog on earth. Now, it's time to call your attention to one very unfortunate owl. Drenched in rain, he's got to be the saddest looking owl we've ever seen.<p>Photographer Shamma Esoof shot this …

Birds

How to Create Soft Cross-Light for Portraits with Joel Grimes

See the Best Manicures from the 2014 American Music Awards!

Though the Oscars and Golden Globes never disappoint when it comes to elegant gowns and even more elegant makeup looks, there's something to be said …

Rumor: Sigma’s Much Anticipated 24mm f/1.4 Art Lens May Finally Arrive in Early 2015

Sigma has been cranking out its Art, Sports and Contemporary lens lineups like mad this past year. Of those three, the Art series has been the most …

Hot Women - Emily Ratajkowski, Kate Upton & More

Fujifilm X-T1 Mirrorless Camera With Weatherproof Body & Large OLED Viewfinder • Camera News and Reviews

Fujifilm is taking their X-Series mirrorless line to the next level with a professionally-spec’d DSLR-style camera. The new Fujifilm X-T1 uses the …

Cameras

I bought a Leica M, and… ?

Often people want to know why i choose the Leica M System. It´s a question easy and difficult at the same time. Easy because it´s a choice who came …

The Neurochemistry of Positive Conversations

Why do negative comments and conversations stick with us so much longer than positive ones?<p>A critique from a boss, a disagreement with a colleague, a fight with a friend – the sting from any of these can make you forget a month’s worth of praise or accord. If you’ve been called lazy, careless, or a …

Amazing animal body art - in pictures

Body paint artist Emma Fay transforms models into stunningly realistic animals

Clever Trick: Document the Exact Lighting Setup of a Photo Using a Christmas Bulb

When capturing a photograph, something many of us meticulously try to account for is the lighting — more specifically, how much light is coming from …

Photo du Jour: The Untitled Underwear Project (NSFW)

Your home is your own to do as you please and sometimes that includes wandering about in your underwear. Josh Soskin explores the private lives of …

James Michael Kriha Photography

Nebraska born and based filmmaker and photographer James Michael Kriha loves art and creating stories either through imagery or film. He describes …

Lytro Photo Adventure to send 5 winners to Iceland for exclusive shoot

As part of the launch for its new high-end Illum light-field camera, Lytro is putting on the Lytro Photo Adventure, a photography contest that will …

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Comparing Natural Light and Strobes, Can You Tell the Difference?

An ongoing debate among photographers from all backgrounds is that of natural vs artificial light. Both options have their pitfalls and qualities …

RT4Men

Sometimes, you get lucky: Light, subject, and location all come together at just the right moment when you're ready to release the shutter. Last night, just before dinner in Èze-sur-Mer, I shot this for the lovely Zina (@zinafashionvibe), and I genuinely haven't been able to stop looking at it since. @martini_official #martinimonaco

Lenovo Defies The Odds, Outperforms Overall PC Market And Overtakes Apple

Many experts—and I use that term loosely—have been predicting the death of the PC for quite some time now. While it is true that the overall PC market has been struggling as of late, it is not a market that is going to disappear anytime soon. In fact, with the right strategy and product stack, it …

A Bikini A Day for the Month of May

Natasha Oakley and Devin Brugman share their swim picks for the season.<p>The countdown to the first official beach weekend is on—we can almost taste the Memorial Day Weekend barbecues now. So, in honor of our prep for the start of summer, we tapped bikini babes Natasha Oakley and Devin Brugman of the …

Adesuwa | Harrison Boyce - Director & Photographer

Photographer Captures Spectacular GoPro Footage While Swimming with Jellyfish

Consider this your GoPro video break for the week. So sit back, relax, put on the head phones and make sure the video is playing in HD, because this …

Cute Lounge Clothes and Pajamas That Guys Don't Hate

We know—sweatpants are the stuff dreams are made of, a gift sent to us straight from the heavens. But coming to bed in baggy sweats or ancient flannel pajamas isn't exactly your...

Photos Of Nude Dancers Show A Very Different Side Of The Human Body (NSFW)

There is no denying the natural beauty of a dancer's body.<p>Like finely tuned mechanisms programmed to seamlessly bend, twist and twirl, the contortionists' bodies taken on positions that may not be innately appealing. Neatly stacked flaps of skin overlap, toes curl as the muscles of a leg bulge and …

Leica Works with Playboy & Hello Kitty for Its Latest Limited Edition Shooter

In the latest bit of news that would show up on our version of ‘REALLY!? with Seth and Amy’ if we made such a thing, Leica has teamed up with none …