Pia Reyes

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14 Practical Reasons Your Photos Are Not Quite As Good As You Want Them To Be

When you take out the camera to photograph, you almost always have certain expectations from the photo. You want the photo to capture how you saw or …

Landscape Photography

8 of the Spookiest Hotels Around the World

12 Essential Tips for Your Wide-Angle Photography

Wide-angle lenses - you use them to cram more stuff into your photos. Now wait... If that's what you know about this type of lens, you're missing the …

Photography

Front Entry Doors That Make A Strong First Impression

The front entry door is the first hint one gets about the style preferred by someone before entering their home. The door can tell a lot bout a …

Interior Design

7 Tips to Help When You’re Stuck with Only a Prime Lens

As a photographer you must have flip-flopped back and forth between prime and zoom lenses. “Should I choose a prime today, or a zoom for its …

Landscape Photography

Curved Paper Folding

Smart Map of Idaho With LED Data + Art<p>Starting a Handmade Business<p>You could harden the paper with Smooth-On epoxy, if you wanted to make wall panels …

JFK is opening a $48 million luxury terminal for pets

John F. Kennedy International Airport is one of the busiest airports in the world not only for humans, but for animals too. Every year, more than 70,000 animals pass through the busy New York airport.<p>Up until now, those animals have been staying at the Vetport, a privately owned veterinarian …

Animals

Watch: Phoebe Tonkin and Teresa Palmer for Vogue Australia

Behind-the-scenes with the two actors and best friends.<p>See Phoebe Tonkin and Teresa Palmer model in <i>Vogue</i>’s homage to <i>Picnic at Hanging Rock</i> for the …

Blue Ridge Mountains

12 Healthy Snacks For Guilt-Free Grazing

Put down the Cheetos and try one of these healthy snacks<p>Deviled Eggs<p>Cocoa Dusted Almonds<p>(from Greatist)<p>Roasted Edamame<p>Cheesy Oven Baked Green Bean …

The 19 most expensive photographs ever sold

It has been a long debate weather photography has its place at the fine art table or not. Opinions are divided among art specialist. Some would never …

Robert Mapplethorpe

Drone Imagery and the Future of Photojournalism - Interview with Tomas Van Houtryve | LensCulture

<i>Tomas van Houtryve received the 2015 Infinity Award for Photojournalism for the series “Blue Sky Days,” a drone’s-eye view of America. With his camera attached to a small drone, he traveled across the United States to photograph the very sort of gatherings that have become habitual targets for</i> …

Photography

Artsplainer: Decoding Sarah Charlesworth’s Patricia Cawlings, Los Angeles at New York’s New Museum

The Manhattan- and Connecticut-based photographer Sarah Charlesworth was a friend and contemporary of famous members of the Pictures Generation like <b>Cindy Sherman</b> and <b>Laurie Simmons</b>, but unlike them, she never became a household name.<p>A just-opened retrospective at the New Museum, her first major …

Make-up at Calvi on the Rocks

For the third year running MAC set up shop at Calvi On The Rocks with electric hues, graphic lines and geometric motifs in cosmetic flights of fancy …

How I Turned a Caravan Into a Mobile Darkroom for Wet Plate Photos

Having failed woodworking at school, probably the worst thing I could have done is venture into the world of wet plate photography.<p>Back in 2012, I …

The Best Beauty Looks From Haute Couture Fall 2015

See the most romantic and dramatic hair and makeup from the Paris couture shows.<p>Ready-to-wear shows tend to play things pretty safe in terms of beauty—red lipstick, black eyeliner, a little glitter if you're lucky—making them perfect providers of year-round inspiration. Haute couture, on the other …

8 Essential Apps for Traveling Abroad

Travelers used to carry along guidebooks about each place they were visiting when exploring the world, but now you can find all the information you need in the palm of your hand. There's an app for virtually everything these days and many of them are designed to make traveling easier. Here are …

Apps

Married Painters Express Raw Emotions through Life-Size Hyperrealistic Paintings

Artist Kit King and her husband Corey Oda Popp have collaborated to create paintings that feature a spectacular amount of detail. Each piece demonstrates the power of hyperrealism, utilizing intricate components to make lifelike art on a two-dimensional plane. Upon viewing their portfolio of work, …

Digital Art

Delicate Pencil Lead Sculptures Carved by Salavat Fidai | Colossal

<p>Starting with carpenter and art pencils containing thick leads, Russian artist Salavat Fidai uses an X-ACTO knife to carve miniature renderings of …

Eiffel Tower

5 Plants That Help Keep Mosquitoes Away

We'll take a lovely lavender bush over an ugly bug zapper any day.<p>We'll take a lovely lavender bush over an ugly bug zapper any day.

Mosquitoes

Artist's Meticulously Detailed Paintings Play with Perceptions of Size

Using canvases of all different dimensions, artist Michael Zavros is able to paint incredibly meticulous works of art. From paintings that can be held in the palm of your hand to those that are larger than the average human being, Zavros has tackled it all. But no matter what the artwork's size is, …

Art

Breathtaking Landscape Photos Highlight the Beauty of China's Rice Field Terraces

French photographer Thierry Bornier captures breathtaking landscape photos that highlight the rich splendor of China's mountains, rivers, and rice field terraces. From the highest vantage point he can climb up to, he points his camera downwards and waits for weather and lighting conditions that are …

Landscape Photography

How to Recover Shadows in Lightroom 5

Shadow recovery has always been a bit of delicate balancing act. Too little and you see no benefits, too much and not only can the image look …

Understanding White Balance with 6 Easy Tips

Photographers talk about white balance and color temperature a lot, but what do the terms mean, and why would you choose one setting over another? …

Hyperfocal Distance: A Landscape Photographer's Friend

We have all seen those wonderful shots, those beautiful landscapes that are in focus from what seems like inches in front of the lens element to …

Landscape Photography

Tips for Getting Proper Exposure for Night Photography

Night photography can be much more rewarding than photography during the day. Because everything looks different at night, you don’t need to go …