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The One Word You Need to Stop Using Immediately

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Only U.S. and Syria Now Oppose Paris Climate Deal, as Nicaragua Joins

And then there were two.<p>Nicaragua has announced that it will join the Paris climate accord, leaving only two countries that have either not joined the deal or signaled their plans to leave it: Syria and the United States.<p>The deal, reached in December 2015 under President Barack Obama, was a major …

Japanese Architect Adds Eco-Friendly “Cultural Village” to Portland’s Japanese Garden

First designed in 1963, the <i>Portland Japanese Garden</i> was declared “the most beautiful and authentic Japanese garden in the world outside of Japan” by Nobuo Matsunaga, the former Ambassador of Japan. Today—after three years of construction—the 9.1-acre garden has been expanded by a further 3.4 acres, …

Photographer Takes ‘Then & Now’ Photos of Women Met on London Streets 30 Years Ago

In 1980, Anita Corbin trekked around London capturing revealing street photography along the way. Venturing into the city’s pubs and clubs, she captured portraits of 56 women from different local subcultures. Her searching culminated into a project called <i>Visible Girls</i>, which documents the various …

6 Ways To Accept Your Body Just The Way It Is, According To A Body Image Coach

It can seem like an impossible task to learn to love, like, or even accept your body. Of course, these are strongly encouraged ideas in the movement …

What Is the Self?

The Buddhist Teachings of Self and No-Self<p>Among all the Buddha's teachings, those on the nature of the self are the hardest to understand, yet they …

Beware of a Sense of Urgency

As I reflect on how I want to experience this fall, I’m reminded about a parenting workshop I attended years ago at my son’s Montessori school on …

NYC CONQUER YOUR FEARS STREET PHOTOGRAPHY WORKSHOP / October 14-15, 2017

Laughing lady. NYC, 2016Due to overwhelming demand for the NYC workshops (both sold out), Cindy and I have decided to add an ENCORE CONQUER YOUR …

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Intersections in Street Photography

There is an old adage – “Life is a journey – and not a destination”. I think a lot of photographers would agree that photography can borrow the same …

Photographers Every Highsnobiety Reader Should Know: William Klein

William Klein burst onto the photography scene in the mid-1950s with a series of photobooks focusing on the streets and inhabitants of four of the …

What You Should Know About Travel Writing

<i>Travel writing</i> is a form of creative nonfiction in which the narrator's encounters with foreign places serve as the dominant subject. Also called</i> …

Travel Writing

How to Believe in Yourself

Portrait by Benjamin Thompson // Leica MP + Henri Neck Strap + SF 24D flash + Leica 35mm f/2 Summicron ASPH lensSelf-doubt and not believing in …