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Christmas tree topping out ceremony

<i>Dec. 5, 1968: The last girder is moved into place during topping out ceremonies at a 27-story Century City high-rise building.</i><p>Staff photographer Joe Kennedy added to his caption:<p>The last girder even had a bit of yuletide cheer involved with an Xmas tree at one end and a stuffed Santa Claus at the …

Artists Share "Before and After" Evolution of Their Drawing Skills with Years of Practice

Drawing, like all things, requires dedicated practice to master the craft and create amazing works that wow a wide audience. Although many people dabble in art when they're younger, few people choose to hone their skills into their teens and adulthood. Those that do work on improving themselves …

Apple has 800 engineers obsessing over this one part of your iPhone

George Frey/Stringer/Getty Images<p>Apple has hired 800 engineers to only work on perfecting the most-used part of the iPhone: the camera.<p>It may seem …

19 Photos that Capture the Enchantment of Wintertime (Sponsored)

These days, winter announces itself with snow days, scheduling delays, and red Starbucks cups, but to those who love the season most, winter …

Archives

7 Post-Processing Tips to Improve Your Travel Photographs

<i>Today, professional photographer Laurence Norah of Finding the Universe, finishes his five part series on taking better travel photos. Photographs</i> …

Tutorials

The 10 Biggest NASA Instagram Posts of 2015

NASA delighted its 7.4 million Instagram followers in 2015 with its out-of-this world pictures, putting up everything from astronaut selfies to …

Meteor Showers

Here's how many engineers are dedicated to the iPhone 7 camera

The iPhone is the most popular camera in the world, and there's another good reason for that: the massive team behind every single snapshot you …

Pouring a Thermos of Hot Tea at -40°C Near the Arctic Circle | Colossal

<p>Ontario-based photographer Michael Davies timed this impressive shot of his friend Markus hurling a thermos of hot tea through the air yesterday in …

Arctic Circle

Photo highlights of the day: a moose on the loose, and a Christmas tiger

The Guardian’s picture editors bring you a selection of the best photographs from around the world, including a runaway deer and a festive Mexican outfit

Technicolor Yarn Factory Photos Show Hope For American Industry

These photos are a made-in-America, candy-colored daydream.<p>In 2010, photographer Chris Payne stepped through a wormhole into the past. OK, not really. But his discovery had the same surreal quality: An old mill, tucked away in Maine, still manufacturing candy-floss-colored yarns many decades after …

Tips from a Disneyland Resort Photographer

Whether you are a social media shutterbug, crafty scrapbooker or the photog of the family, no Disney vacation is complete without plenty of pictures …

Marvel At ​Some Of National Geographic’s Best Photos From 2015

These images will blow you away.<p>Committed to showcasing amazing photography, National Geographic Magazine publishes stunning images shot around the world each day on its website. Taken in locations as varied as the ice of Antarctica or the shores of the island of Larak in the Persian Gulf, the …

Photographer's Hilarious Portraits Capture Dogs Trying To Catch Treats

This is paw-some.<p>It must really pug these guys when they don't catch the treats.<p>Christian Vieler, a 45-year-old photographer from Waltrop, Germany, has been shooting fun photos of dogs for the past three years. He initially got into pup portraiture completely by accident: He bought a camera in …

The Mystery of What Fallout 4 Hides Underwater

Ever since <i>Fallout 4’s</i> release, inquisitive players have been obsessed with one thing: what in the world is <i>Fallout 4</i> hiding?<p>Take a look at a map of</i> …

Modernizing Super Mario: How Nintendo Has Reinvented Its Star

In the 30-odd years since his debut, Nintendo Co.’s Mario went from a pixelated man — with dots for eyes, a bar for a mustache and a square nose — to …

PlayStation 4

Well, it looks like Sony is back with a vengeance. Wednesday night, Sony unveiled the PS4 to a drooling internet that, by the end, was screaming “shut up and take my money.” The company killed it. I don’t think anyone could have watched that and not subconsciously reconsidered their rent for …

Man sues Bethesda over his 'Fallout 4' addiction

There's little doubt that <i>Fallout 4</i>'s gameplay is involving when you can spend dozens of hours on the main storyline alone. However, one Russian man is convinced that it's <i>too</i> involving. <i>RT</i> says that he's suing Bethesda for 500,000 rubles ($7,030) for failing to warn that <i>Fallout 4</i> would "become so …

This Week In The Business: More Ambitious Than Molyneux

Shared from Gizmodo<p>A database for the Hello Kitty community sanriotown.com containing 3.3 million accounts has been discovered online in an apparent …

Absolute Beginner Starter Guide - Fallout 4 Wiki Guide - IGN

Players new to Fallout may have a difficult time adjusting to some of the vast game's less-well explained aspects. Our starter guide and complete …

In This Videogame, Death Means You’ll Never Play Again

So your avatar died in a videogame. No big deal—at the click of a button, you can begin anew.<p>Uh, not so fast if you're playing <i>Upsilon Circuit</i>, where …

10 Ridiculous Things That Can Actually Happen In Fallout 4

<i>Fallout 4</i> is a pretty absurd game, on the whole. One moment you might become a comic book hero, the next you might go on a quest for a long-lost …

Comic Books

15 Easy Hacks for Taking Better Instagrams

Long gone are the days of hoping you'll get more than 12 likes.<p><b>1. Take every photo of a plated meal (like, all your restaurant meals) from above,</b> …

Domino's Is Creating a Magic Pizza Button Guaranteed to Change Your Life Forever

Press the button and instant pizza.<p>2015 has proven to be a BIG year for pizza. Pizza Hut started making hotdog crust, Urban Outfitters announced …

Did Zayn Malik Throw Shade After Running Into One Direction at an AMA After-Party?

Some fans think so.<p>Last year, Zayn Malik stood side-by-side with his One Direction bandmates as they all graciously accepted Artist of the Year at …

Jennifer Stone From "Wizards of Waverly Place" Looks A Little ~Different~ These Days

Wait until you see these pics!<p>Selena Gomez may have been the star of Disney Channel's <i>Wizards of Waverly Place</i>, but her sassy character Alex Russo …

Do Not Attempt This Popular Grilled Cheese Cooking Hack

What happened to one woman is seriously scary.<p>When it comes to cooking, we love a shortcut—and there are so many genius food hacks out there to help …

12 Problems Only Girls With RBF Understand

STOP TELLING ME TO SMILE.<p><b>1. When random people tell you to smile.</b> Ughhhhh.<p><b>2. Having to answer the question "Are you OK?" at least 10 times per day.</b> …

The One Thing You Do on Social Media That Annoys Your Followers

*Unfollows you.* *Complains to friends about you.*<p>Social media have always been a font of braggadocio. First Twitter brought us the #humblebrag; then …

Watch This 14-Year-Old Solve a Rubik's Cube in Under 5 Seconds

This can't be real.<p>Basically anyone who had a childhood (everyone) was given a Rubik's Cube at some point in their life and proceeded to tirelessly …

Find Out Who Beat Gigi Hadid and Kendall Jenner for 2015's Model of the Year Award

You might not have heard of her, but she's apparently a bigger deal than Gigi and Kendall.<p>When it comes to breakout stars in the modeling industry, …