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How to Take Great City Photos at Night

Intimidated by nighttime photography? Here’s an inspiring 11-minute video from photographer Peter McKinnon on how you can take better photos of …

50 Great Black And White Photographs From The Masters Of Photography – Part 7

Here is the <b>Part 7</b> of amazing black and white photos from masters. Please check our previous articles here:• Great Black and White Photos – Part1 <br>• Great …

The 15 Coolest Places to Go in 2018

The world keeps getting bigger. Every serious traveler I know says their wish list grows longer, not shorter, every time they dip into a new region or hear about where someone else has been.<p>So how to decide? What’s newly (or still) safe or newly uncovered? What’s hovering between charming …

10 Dapper Fashionistos To Follow On Instagram

We no longer need stylists, runways, and glossy magazine editorials to find fashion inspiration. All the wardrobe inspo we could ever need is …

A study of the whales, one of only three species whose older females stop reproducing, claims competition between offspring may be the cause<p>Killer whales and humans would seem to have little in common. We inhabit very different ecosystems, after all. Yet the two species share one unexpected …

Biology

How to Photograph the Northern Lights

Sorry, you can’t use a smartphone.<p>Pulsing green curtains and darting, twisting swirls of greens and reds...forests topped by a green mist and …

Skyrocket Your Landscape Photography Composition

When you start to get into landscape photography, you come to realise that Ansel Adams was correct when he said it is the ultimate test and often the …

5 apps for exploring a new city like a local

There are some things everybody knows about New Yorkers. They pay exorbitant rents, they worship pizza and they never hang out in Times Square.<p>But …

Apps

The 13 Biggest Living Room Trends of 2016 + More Design Links We Loved This Week

An app that helps you visualize design changes before you spring for them, and more home links we loved this week.<p>A new app called Pair uses the camera on your smartphone or tablet to help you envision (and weight the pros/cons of) design changes in a space. Point the camera, drop in and arrange a …

Living Rooms

Tom Hoops Photography

Let’s talk about portrait photographer, Tom Hoops.<p>Tom Hoops is a British photographer who lives and works in Bangkok, Thailand. He is well known for …

Photography

Iceland Road Trip Landscape Photographs

Breathtaking landscape photographs taken by Andreas Levers during an Iceland road trip.<p>Always when I see such beautiful pictures of Iceland’s surreal …

Defining Principles to Drive Design Decisions

There’s a standing joke here at Salesforce… Whenever someone in the product organization presents a list — and it could be a list of anything: …

Classic Scandinavian Design For A Modern Stockholm Apartment

The latest project to come from Scandinavian Homes in 2016 is this contemporary example of clean and modern design.<p>It’s a fitting abode given the …

Interior Design

College Tourist Student Guide to Bangkok, Thailand

By College Tourist; Author: Hannah Heine, University of Dayton<p><b>What to do while touring the world's most visited city of 2013.</b><p>What comes to mind when BANGKOK is brought up? Luxury or affordability? Skyscrapers or forgotten buildings in disrepair? The city is an eclectic mix of all of the above …

Interview with the Moon Man

If you want to get lost in some celestial photography, look no further than TWAN or The World At Night. As their website states, “The World At Night (TWAN) is a program to create and exhibit a collection of stunning photographs and time-lapse videos of the world's most beautiful and historic sites …

How to Photograph a Headshot With Clam Shell Lighting

Back in October I posted a portrait of myself that quickly became the most popular photo on my entire Facebook feed for 2015. The image was never …

The Photographic Journal Interview: Oliver Charles

This week we're proud to feature an all-new interview with Oliver Charles (one of the winners of Flickr 20under20), from the folks at The …

How to Become a Fashion Photographer

So you want to be a fashion photographer? Sounds exciting? Sailing around on yachts with models, shooting in the Caribbean or Tahiti, or maybe even …

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10 Fundamental Design Guidelines For Any Space, Any Style

A home is a pure reflection of the person/people who live there. Some people have an inherent ability to decorate their surroundings in a way that …

Three Little Pigs Used to Live in This Countryside Cottage

What was once a pigsty (literally) is now a cozy vacation rental.<p>This adorable cottage in Cornwall, England once functioned as a piggery, and was home to three little pigs. But now this former pigsty is just bursting with country charm.<p>Situated just three miles from Perranporth Beach, the Libertine …

Pigs

The House That Inspired "The Great Gatsby" Can Be Yours

Go ceaselessly into the past at the mansion where F. Scott Fitzgerald started writing the classic novel.<p>There's no green light across the lake, but this house is as close to Gatsby as it gets. The home where author F. Scott Fitzgerald first started writing <i>The Great Gatsby</i> is up for sale, <i>The Wall</i> …

The most mind-blowing things I learned in my first year at Harvard Business School

<i>"What's one thing you've learned at Harvard Business School that blew your mind?"</i><p>I've gotten countless variations of this question over the past year.<p>I can't tell you everything I've learned at HBS, and no book would have prepared me for the experience.<p>Instead, I'm going to give you a taste.<p>Some of …

30 Amazing Photography Links to Tutorials, Special Features and Great Photography

With another very exciting week passing us by in the world of photography, Toad Hollow Photography has been actively searching all corners of the …

Kilauea, Far From Ordinary

I took a photograph the other day like I occasionally do. It started out like such an ordinary day; the sun rose from the East as it always does. The birds began to chirp and the chickens began to stir right at dawn, perfectly on time like they always are. I opened my eyes like I always have, …