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How Hokusai’s ‘The Great Wave’ Went Viral

‘The Great Wave’ takes a starring role at the MFA Boston April 5<p>By<p>Ellen Gamerman<p>Ellen Gamerman<p>The Wall Street Journal<p>Biography<p>“The Great Wave,” Katsushika Hokusai’s woodblock print from the early 1830s, may be the most famous artwork in Japanese history, and its popularity isn’t cresting anytime …

Art History

The Invisible Photograph: 5 Short Documentaries on the Hidden Side of Photography

Over the past year, the Carnegie Museum of Art has been slowly releasing a 5-part documentary series titled <i>The Invisible Photograph</i>, which offers a …

Twenty20 is the World’s Largest Crowdsourced Stock Photo Catalog

Twenty20 is a new stock photography service that just launched to the public after months of beta testing. It claims to have the world’s largest …

Leonard Nimoy’s Passion for Photography

Actor Leonard Nimoy passed away today at the age of 83. While famous for his role as Spock in the original <i>Star Trek</i>, what a lot of people may not …

Lessons from the Masters: Robert Capa and Jerry Uelsmann

Before you or I ever picked up a camera, our photographic forefathers( and mothers) were out shooting, learning, and blazing new trails for us to …

Street Photography

Wedding Planner: The Biggest Hat You’ll Often Wear as a Wedding Photographer

Let’s discuss the reality of being a working wedding photographer. I’m not talking about being a ‘rockstar’ photographer who charges 25K and shoots a …

Why to Consider Doing Photography Related Volunteering in Your Community

There is so much power in photography, as the old adage goes: A picture is worth a thousand words. Imagine if you did more than just create a …

Photography

Nude Photography by Leonard Nimoy

See also: The History of Photography as a Fine Art<p>Born in Boston Massachusetts / March 26th, 1931.<p>In addition to being a movie director, producer, …

Leonard Nimoy

7 Simple Maintenance and Care Tips to Keep Your Digital Camera in Great Shape

Camera bodies, lenses and accessories are significant investments that require care. They start the day with us at sunrise, finish at sunsets and …

Outdoors

House of Cards Becomes a Workplace Drama in Season 3, With Mixed Results

The third season of the political thriller, which drops on Netflix on February 27, is still engaging, if a little less exciting.<p>Last year, I learned my lesson about judging a <i>House of Cards</i> season too quickly. Based on the first four episodes, Season 2 seemed like a borderline campy trifle, arch and …

He Was, And Will Always Be, Our Friend: Remembering Leonard Nimoy

In 1966, when Leonard Nimoy was offered a minor role on a new space drama, he was thrilled. As he told <i>Archive of American Television:</i> "You have to understand that prior to <i>Star Trek</i> I never had a job that lasted longer than two weeks in any TV show or movie. Never. Two weeks — max. And here I was, …

Science Fiction

9 Southern Snacks for Binge-Watching House of Cards

From juicy ribs to spicy hush puppies, here are nine Southern foods to make for a weekend with the new President of the United States.<p>South Carolina …

How to Compose Portrait Photographs for Best Results

Composing the right frame when it comes to portraits may sound like an easy task, but when you take into consideration that you’ll need to have the …

Landscape Photography

Backstage at 'SNL': The makeup artist who brings impossible characters to life

Five days before every major star of <i>Saturday Night Live</i> past and present was set to descend upon the iconic stage to celebrate the show's 40th …

A New Book Celebrates the Lost Art of the Concert Poster

In a city that bills itself as the “Live Music Capital of the World” and has spawned one of the most mammoth annual festivals in the industry, the art of the concert poster is serious business. Long before SXSW attendees descended in droves, Austin, Texas, was a countercultural oasis in the middle …

'Saturday Night Live' 40th anniversary special: All the most unforgettable moments

Are you a huge fan of <i>Saturday Night Live</i>‘s current cast? Too bad—because they decidedly were <i>not</i> the focus of Sunday night’s huge, celebrity-stuffed, …

Comedy

The fine art of matching beer with bar snacks

What's best for washing down a packet of pork crackling, Twiglets, wasabi peas or pickled onion Monster Munch? Beer experts Ben McFarland and Tom Sandham explain<p>During this week's <b>London Beer Week</b>, a seven-day celebration of the capital’s craft brewing scene, there will inevitably be a lot of …

India Pale Ale

On a Budget? 5 Ways You Can Still Travel the World!

<i>This is part of the #BorderlessTravels series - featuring tips on your upcoming trips.</i><p>The world is becoming more accessible, with airlines, accommodation and everything in between available at budget-friendly prices.<p>If you can sort through the droves of information, you can go a lot further for a …

Google boss warns of 'forgotten century' with email and photos at risk

Digital material including key historical documents could be lost forever because programs to view them will become defunct, says Vint Cerf<p>Piles of digitised material – from blogs, tweets, pictures and videos, to official documents such as court rulings and emails – may be lost forever because the …