Rachael Harrison

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5 Unconventional Ways to Improve Your Photography

Photography books, schools, websites, and even your local camera clubs are your main source of help when it comes to improving your craft. There is a …

4 Essential Considerations to Help You Create Excellent Macro Photographs

I may be biased, but I think the appeal of macro photography is rather obvious: the wonder and fascination of being able to capture in fine, …

Branding by Murmure for EXO, a French Architectural Agency

Art direction, branding, and graphic design by Murmure for EXO, a French architectural agency.<p>Murmure, a Caen, France based creative agency was …

Graphic Design

How to Best Utilize the Various Metering Modes in Your Camera

A camera determines exposure by using metering modes. While Matrix metering is typically used and recommended for many settings, Spot and …

Meet the eBugatti

A winner of the Auto Design Prague: Talent of the Year Award, the Coupémotion concept follows in the footsteps of Bugatti’s “pur sang” design …

Zombie Safe Zone Maps

Quick, where will you go when the zombie apocalypse comes? You, and everyone who visits your home, will know the best sanctuary if you have <b>a Zombie</b> …

5 Tips to Improve Your Portrait Photographs

In portrait photography, there are a few technical and artistic elements to consider when you are on the quest for the perfect portrait photograph. …

4 Basic Characteristics of Light Every Photographer Should Know

If there is one essential ingredient for photography, it is light. It really wouldn’t matter how much money you put into your lenses and cameras if …

Landscape Photography

Ideas & Advice

Wedding Party<p>How to Get Your Wedding Party Photos Done Super Quickly<p>Don’t waste your precious time rounding up tipsy bridesmaids.<p>Flower Arrangements<p>A …

Six of the best camera apps for Android and iOS

<b>Lars Rehm reveals his favourites camera apps for Android and iOS</b><p>Camera apps at a glance:<p><b>Exposure</b> <br>Many third-party camera apps provide quick access to …

Remote Controls

17 Ways You're Eating Breakfast Wrong

The morning meal is more complicated than you think.<p><b>1. You fry eggs in a pan.</b> Scramble eggs in a microwave-safe mug and cook until firm (usually about one minute). You'll get super-fluffy eggs without greasy cooking oil and extra dishes.<p><i>Kathleen Kamphausen</i><p><b>2. You open new cereal from the top of the</b> …

Recipes

These Lighting Patterns Will Make Your Portrait Photographs Rock

Familiarizing yourself with different lighting patterns isn't just to help you diversify your portrait portfolio. Depending on what you are trying …

CineFix Shares Ten of Their Favorite Makeup Transformations Seen in Movies Throughout History

CineFix recently shared ten of their favorite makeup transformations seen in movies throughout history. They take a look at Rebecca Romijn‘s amazing …

Movies

Forty Years of Saturday Night Live in Pictures

Designer Makers Steal the Show at designjunction

Lovely Pigeon has rebranded to become Tom Pigeon, which launched at the show. Founder Kirsty Thomas has been joined by her husband, also a designer, …

Furniture

American Horror Story: Freak Show - meet the characters - Telegraph

'Chicago Fire' shocker: Find out who died and what's next

<i>This story contains major spoilers from the</i> <b>Chicago Fire</b> <i>premiere.</i><p><i>Chicago Fire</i> did not waste any time revealing who didn’t make it out of that burning …

@Large: Ai Weiwei takes over Alcatraz with Lego carpets and a hippie dragon

Photograph: Mae Ryan<p>Ai Weiwei’s giant Chinese paper dragon has eyes like the Twitter logo and a body that bears quotations from Nelson Mandela and Edward …

How to Photograph People When You Travel

People often tell me that they find it difficult to take good portrait photos when they travel. Approaching strangers and asking to photograph them, …

The Classic Standards Manual Exclusively Re-Released On Kickstarter

Little did Jesse Reed and Hamish Smyth know that when they were in the basement of the design firm Pentagram, they would stumble upon a rare, …

Graphic Design

Designtex, the Fabric Manufacturer with a Pulse

In advance of her appearance at Dwell on Design NY, the story behind Designtex and Susan Lyons, the leader who's matched the textile company with creative partners from Charley Harper to 3M.<p>The American contract market is dominated by a few key players: Herman Miller, Knoll, Steelcase, Allsteel, …

Furniture

How to Capture Portraits That Are More Than Just Snapshots

It seems some photographers have a natural inclination for portraiture; nearly everything they do has all the elements of a great portrait and they …

Daily Inspiration #1878

This post is part of our daily series of posts showing the most inspiring images selected by some of the Abduzeedo's writers and users. If you want …

Digital Art

Lightroom and Wildlife Photography: How to Create Magical Impact

The weekend approaches with plans of spending time immersed in Wildlife Photography followed by creating magic with your images in Lightroom. To …

Hillside House by SB Architects

SB Architects designed the Hillside House in Mill Valley, California.<p>Project description<p>Nestled in the hills of Mill Valley, California, just across …

Sauble Beach Sunset, Ontario

Insulting The Lamest Characters From Great Video Games

Even some of the best games have flaws. Sometimes those flaws are characters that are underdeveloped, awkward, or otherwise annoying. They are the …

GameStop May Start Selling Used DLC, Announces 'Skylanders' Toy Trade-Ins

GameStop (NYSE:GME) announced today that the retailer will begin accepting trade-ins of <i>Skylanders</i> and <i>Disney Infinity</i> characters. Presumably this opens the gates to future used interactive toy sales as well, including Nintendo’s upcoming Amiibo line.<p><i>Skylanders</i> are the number one selling action …

Destiny is the Friendliest Game I've Ever Played

Opinion: why Destiny has made one editor more excited for our connected future.<p>I made a friend in Destiny. For privacy’s sake, I will call him Billy. …