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Mesmerizing Animal Sculptures

Korean artist Kang Dong Hyun makes stunning animal sculptures by putting together metallic branches and twigs. The artworks, amazingly delicate, and …

Modern Art

16 Images Your Brain Won't Let You See Right No Matter How Hard You Try

"Wait, what?!" –Your brain<p><i>This post was translated from Japanese.</i>

Graphics

Watch: 6 Illustrator Tricks To Speed Up Your Graphic Design Workflow

[Click here to view the video in this article] <br>Tom of design agency Satori Graphics has published a seven-minute tutorial sharing six Illustrator …

Graphic Design

The hottest iPhone and Android accessory we’ve covered in 2018 so far is only $37 on Amazon

Thousands and thousands of our readers have picked up a Depstech WiFi Borescope Inspection Camera based on our coverage, making it the most popular …

Tech Trends

Land Artist Arranges Stones and Leaves Into Mesmerizing Mandalas and Spirals

Yorkshire-based artist James Brunt employs sticks, stones, and other ephemeral materials to create elaborate ephemeral art. Featuring intricate mandalas, infinite spirals, and one-of-a-kind sculptures, his series of outdoor installations continues contemporary art‘s tradition of creatively using …

Art

Font Trends For 2018—Illustrated With Beautiful, Free-To-Download Typefaces

‘Serendipity’ by The Hungry JPEG<br>There’s no denying the power that typography holds in design; big-name companies like Coca-Cola, YouTube and IBM have …

Typography

20 Surprising Things You Can Do With Google Search

You can get really specific about the results you want, as well as the ones you don't.<p>Googling has become second nature to most of us, with many people consulting the search engine dozens of times per day.<p>The company’s flagship product is powered by a plethora of algorithms designed to dole out the …

SEO

20 Best Art Instagram Accounts to Follow for Pure Visual Inspiration – BOOOOOOOM! – CREATE * INSPIRE * COMMUNITY * ART * DESIGN * MUSIC * FILM * PHOTO * PROJECTS

EV for one, please. Electra Meccanica Solo gets you off gas for $15,500

If you’re driving an electric vehicle, you deserve to not have a passenger. After all, you’re reducing your emissions enough to not worry about …

Transportation

Nathaniel Mary Quinn’s Engrossing, Deceptive Mixed-Media Paintings

At first glance, Nathaniel Mary Quinn's works may appear as collages. But the Chicago-raised artist’s stirring portraits are rendered in charcoal, …

Modern Art

Brutalist wallpaper brings the concrete dream to any room

Whether you’re all-in or on the fence, there’s no denying that brutalist architecture can be quite dramatic in scope and scale. Whether hefty libraries, train stations, or apartment blocks, these concrete monoliths command the stage, wherever it may be.<p>If living inside a brutalist structure isn’t …

How to Install & Use Photoshop Brushes

Last week we walked you through the steps of how to install & use your new Photoshop actions. This week we're back to show you how to get started …

Typography: Terminology You Should Know [Infographic]

Here's an infographic for all the font geeks out there (or should that be "typeface geeks," as we recently learned there's a difference between fonts …

You shot the perfect photo. Here’s how to get the perfect print

Now that we all walk around with high-resolution cameras in our pockets (i.e., our smartphones), people are taking more photos than ever before. But …

Tutorials

Tesla Model 3 looks badass with aftermarket chrome delete, tint and wheels

With only a few hundred Tesla Model 3 out there, some of those early owners are already turning to aftermarket modifications.<p>I think this rather simple one is my favorite yet.<p>Earlier this month, we reported on Tesla Model 3 matching color aero wheel covers becoming a thing. They were almost …

Tesla Model 3

How to Colorize a Photo Using Curves in Photoshop

Adding color to a black and white photo is one of the most fun things you can do in Photoshop. Not only that but it is surprisingly straightforward, …

Tutorials

37 brilliant Blender tutorials

Creating 3D art can be expensive. But thanks to creatives developing free open source software, like Blender, everyone can get involved. In this …

Game Development

Why you should own a 135mm F2 lens

<i>Image quality</i>, <i>weight</i> and <i>value for money</i>. We have come to accept that most lenses are strong in only one or two of these three factors, that I …

How to Create Vexel Art in Adobe Photoshop With an Action

In this tutorial you will learn how to create an amazing vexel art effect. I will explain everything in so much detail that everyone can create it, …

Graphics

Annie Leibovitz is Teaching Her First-Ever Online Photography Class

Want to take a class from one of the world’s best photographers from the comfort of your own home? Renowned portrait photographer Annie Leibovitz is …

Photoshop Tips: Here’s How to Select Hair and Move a Portrait Subject to Another Background (VIDEO)

One of the most difficult tasks when editing portrait photos is making a precise selection of a model’s hair. This becomes doubly challenging if you …

Photoshop streamlines the photo-editing process with one-click selections

Photoshop contains a number of different tools that allow photo editors to isolate a specific area of the photo for local adjustments, but all of …

Stunning shipping container home can be yours for $125k

Architect and builder Ty Kelly wanted to disconnect from the stresses of city life in Seattle – so he built an incredible shipping container home …

Shipping Containers

Awesome Poster Design by Ola Jasionowska

Ola Jasionowska is a graphic designer and illustrator from Warsaw, Poland with some amazing illustration work. I particularly love the posters …

Graphic Design

Beginner's Guide to Composition

Artists have been trying to perfect the art of composition for as long as history lets us go back in time. We can see it in paintings, in tapestries, …

Landscape Photography

The 50 Best Movie Posters Ever

What is a film without its poster? More than just a bit of marketing, posters have evolved into an artform in themselves, showcasing the blistering …

Dan Aykroyd

Photographer Quietly Captures Museum Goers Who Accidentally Match the Artwork

When Stefan Draschan goes to a museum, he’s looking at more than just the art. The photographer is also people watching for museum visitors whose outfits happen to coordinate with the paintings on the wall. In his ongoing project called <i>People Matching Artworks</i>, he captures the unexpected moments …

Adobe launches new '3, 2, 1 ... Photoshop!' tutorial series on YouTube

Adobe launched a new YouTube tutorial series for Photoshop beginners this week. It's called '3, 2, 1 ... Photoshop!' and it covers some basic tips on …

Tutorials