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Learn How to Edit Photos In Photoshop - Expanding your Skills - Dam

Learn How to Edit Photos In Photoshop – Expanding your Skills<p>In the previous guide, you learned the most basic photo editing skills within Photoshop. …

How to get started in CalligraphyIn this guest post, Seb Lester...

How to get started in Calligraphy<i>In this guest post, Seb Lester gives us an insight into his practices and offers tips to anyone wishing to develop</i> …

Nature Gets Surreal in Ellen Jewett’s Fantastic Sculptures

Wire octopi, seaweed turtles, and more come alive in the work of the self-taught sculptor.<p>At a shallow glance, nature might not seem so surreal. But a deep dive into the natural world, void of all human technology and earth-moving, reveals an incredibly intricate, dreamlike, and almost alien world. …

Scientists Stored These Images in DNA—Then Flawlessly Retrieved Them

Who needs memory cards when you have DNA? A team of scientists has been able to store images within the life-defining molecules then retrieve them …

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Maps of the Week

In the year 1 C.E. the population of planet Earth was around 170 million. It is expected to reach 10 billion by the year 2100. You can explore the …

Ex-Con Carves Incredibly Detailed Prison Scenes On Ostrich Eggs

When you think of impressive egg art, it’s usually along the lines of adorable Easter eggs or luxurious Faberge eggs. The word “prison” certainly …

Hyperrealistic Oil Paintings of Women in Sheets Celebrate the Beauty of the Female Form

Artist Serge Marshennikov‘s delicate oil portraits honour the inherent beauty of the female form. Combining hyperrealistic methods with a flair for accurately conveying the beauty of the women he paints, Marshennikov has made a name for himself in the art world. Recognized as an accomplished …

This DIY Hologram Projector Will Make You The Most Popular Guy At The Party

Looking for a good party trick? Take a look at this hologram projector tutorial. The simple DIY project uses your smartphone, an old CD case, and a …

Friction Fighters — NOVA Next | PBS

Is friction real? Once, with the quiet certainty of someone who just stayed up all night in the company of equations describing concrete, my college …

What 10 Dieter Rams Products Reveal About The Principles Of Good Design

Even some of the lesser known work from Dieter Rams and his studio demonstrate his famous 10 principles of good design. Here’s how.<p>The Paris gallery Espace 24b recently concluded the first retrospective in France of the venerated German designer Dieter Rams. Called <i>Less but Better</i>—taken from one of …

Driftwood Dragons And Beast Sculptures By James Doran-Webb

James Doran-Webb, the incredibly talented driftwood sculptor whom we wrote about previously, has expanded his work from majestic horses to terrifying …

This Animated Data Visualization Of World War II Fatalities Is Shocking

It’s difficult to conceptualize excessively large numbers, particularly when they pertain to human tragedies. But this highly-engaging animated data …

Theory of everything? How spacetime is built by quantum entanglement

Physicists and mathematicians have made a significant step toward unifying general relativity and quantum mechanics by explaining how spacetime …

Johnny Morant’s Nudes. Johnny Morant’s paintings feature thick, impressionistic strokes of paint side by side to form elegant nude portraits of women that at times seem to be vanishing into their...

Johnny Morant’s paintings feature thick, impressionistic strokes of paint side by side to form elegant nude portraits of women that at times seem to …

Splattered Ink Animal Portraits By Chinese Artist Hua Tunan

Chinese-born paint-splatter and street artist Hua Tunan is back it again with a series of stunning new animal portraits. Using a unique combination …

Artist Turns Old Keys And Coins Into Recycled Art

Even discarded keys and coins can be turned into beautiful art with some creativity and the right sort of know-how. Michael (or Moerkey), an artist …

Is this the ultimate 'working' notepad for designers?

You've all got your go-to notepad (usually a Moleskine), where you can scribble down ideas, doodles and inspirations for the projects ahead. However …

Dreamy Black and White Watercolors by Artist Elicia Edijanto | Colossal

<p>There’s an innate relationship between children and the animal kingdom. Our children sing songs about animals, the have toy animals, they have books …

These Time-Lapses Show How Beauty Retouching is Done for High-End Campaigns

Want to see how the world’s biggest fashion and beauty magazines retouch their photos? Here’s a set of time-lapse videos that show many hours of …

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Artist Creates Art From Trash That Washes Up In Mexico From 50 Countries Around The World

Sian Ka’an is an extraordinary UNESCO tropical nature reserve along Mexico’s Carribean coastline, but the currents that pass by this area bring …

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Stunning Digital Portraits of Animals Mimic Folded Paper

Russian artist Maxim Shkret possesses the incredible skill of making digital art feel as though it's part of the natural world. Using tools and programs like Pixologic Zbursh, Vray, 3DS Max, and Photoshop, he renders stunning portraits of wild creatures. They're part of his ongoing series of …

Mariposa Meadow – Sierra foothills California landscape oil painting

<b>“Mariposa Meadow – Trabucco Gardens with wildflowers”<br>9 x 12 inches, oil on plein air panel</b>When spring comes to the Western Sierra foothills, the …

Distractify

Like most people, you've probably struggled with feeling like an occasional failure at work. Everyone makes mistakes and setbacks are inevitable, but …

Wall Street's Bull Statue Was Once Totally Illegal

Italian-American artist Arturo Di Modica created the 7,100-pound sculpture named <i>Charging Bull</i> that greets anyone walking down Wall Street in New York …

One giant map featuring every road in America

This map, featuring every road in the United States of America, assembled by Reddit user WestCoastBestCoast94, looks like a cartographer's dream come true. It doesn't take an expert to glean information from the map, like the location of major cities — dark, tight webs — and mountains — long, thin …

A Furniture Farm Is Growing Whole Chairs

Artist Gavin Munro is cultivating lamps, tables, and more straight out of the ground.<p>When Gavin Munro was a young boy, he saw an overgrown bonsai tree that resembled a throne. Soon after, he got a spinal graft, requiring him to wear a back brace to heal and align his bones: “There were long periods …

36 Amazing Digital Art and Illustration Examples for Inspiration

Yet another awe-inspiring examples of <b>digital art and illustrations</b> created by professional artists and designers. The amazing digital illustrations …

Stunning Wire Sculptures Capture The Movement Of The Human Body

It seems strange, but cold, thin wires are one of the best materials when an artist wants to represent the human form. These elegant and fluid wire …