Talia Salazar

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12 Things You Should Never Do in Hawaii

Just as there isn't one single best way to vacation in Hawaii, there are many ways to do it wrong. To have a great trip in the Aloha State, avoid these 12 pitfalls.<p>Then again, if nothing says vacation like speeding tickets, painful stings, and bland food, by all means ignore this advice.<p><i>(Photo:</i> …

The 12 Cutest Small Towns In America

Cities are great for so many reasons (the convenience, the culture, the 127 different kinds of Thai delivery). But there's also something to be said for small towns (quaint Main Streets, kooky annual festivals and charm out the wazoo).<p>These are our 12 picks for the sweetest spots around the country.<p>…

Panoramic Photography

20 Ultimate Ways To Use A Disposable Camera

A top 20 list of didn’t-know-you-could-do-that ways to hack, whack, and make the most of a disposable camera! (Find the full guide here!)

Mobile Photography

Photos Bring Creepy Renaissance Paintings To Life

The work of legendary Renaissance painter Florentine Agnolo di Cosimo, better known as Bronzino, is remarkable for the juxtaposition between the painter’s realistic attention to detail and his choice of otherworldly seeming subjects. In <i>1503</i>, artist Christian Tagliavini takes Bronzino’s paintings …

Art

New Documentary Shows the Annual Herding of Icelandic Wild Horses Across Incredibly Scenic Terrain

<i>Herd in Iceland</i> is a documentary film about the annual round-up of the Icelandic horse, isolated for centuries by the country’s oceanic borders. The …

Pentagram’s Michael Bierut Rebrands The MIT Media Lab

Media Lab’s new identity merges two of MIT’s most recognizable logos into one dynamic, adaptable design.<p>The MIT Media Lab moves fast. From shapeshifting displays to technology that could 3-D print Eames chairs and self-lacing McFlys, the Media Lab reinvents the way we think about the future every …

Graphic Design

7 Words Define What Employees Expect From Leadership

During these times of change and uncertainty, employees need leadership, not followership, from their leaders. They have grown tired of the unnecessary workplace politics that makes them feel as if they don’t have a relationship with leadership they can count on – one that is reliable, honest and …

Why One Of Google’s Wildest Designers Left For A Bank

Daniel Makoski–founder of Google’s Project Ara modular phone–is leaving to work at Capital One. Here’s why.<p>Last week, Regina Dugan, the former director of DARPA, stood on a stage and explained to a bunch of developers and reporters that as head of Google’s secretive Advanced Technology and Projects …

Capital One

Red White and Blue Sangria

<i>A delicious, refreshing, and patriotic sangria that is perfect for any 4th of July</i> <i>celebration or summer bbq.</i><p>For me, it’s not officially summer until …

Beet and Quinoa Salad with Maple-Balsamic Reduction

I’m not sure when beet season is, but recently I was able to find three different types of beets in the local grocery stores: “regular” red beets, …

Almost Instant Banana Bread

Most of the overripe bananas in my kitchen are destined to go into a batch of banana bread or banana cake. There are occasions when I don’t have …

Top 10 Most Creative Art Projects by Parents in 2013

In 2013, there was no shortage of creative ideas. In fact, we here at My Modern Met put out about 4,500 posts showing you story after story of ordinary people making extraordinary works of art. Of course, there was one group who not only inspired us but stole our hearts. They were the mothers and …

Top 10

De Planeta – Motion Graphics Short Film by Leonardo Cavaletti

De Planeta – Animated Short Film.<p>This motion graphics short film by Leonardo Cavaletti shows formation, life, and death of a planet. It shows well …

Friday Fresh Free Fonts - Days, Esqadero, Duality

Friday fresh free fonts is a series of free fonts posted every Friday, yes I know it's awesome. I will look forward to bring a lot of great fonts …

Typography

Captivating Close-Up Portraits of Rare Bengal Tigers

As founder of The Institute of Greatly Endangered and Rare Species (T.I.G.E.R.S.), exotic animal trainer Dr. Bhagavan Antle has a unique opportunity to come face-to-face with a number of Bengal tigers on a daily basis. As a result of this direct contact, he has developed an extensive portrait …

Wildlife

Aww-Worthy Photos of Tiny Animals on Fingers

<i>Tiny Animals on Fingers</i> is a Flickr set curated by Specklet that delivers exactly what you'd expect–adorable pint-sized creatures resting on mere fingertips. While the diverse breeds of species differ in proportions and physical appearance, they share their tiny stature. These little guys featured …

Animals

Coffee House London - Visual Identity

Branding and visual identity design is one of the most amazing areas of work for a designer. The variety of medias that the designer has to take into …

Espresso Chocolate Chip Cookies

Coffee and chocolate are a great combination, and small amounts of coffee appear in recipes for all kinds of chocolate desserts. Coffee is used to …

Simple Chocolate Cake Recipe Demonstration - Joyofbaking.com

Chocolate Banana Chip Cookies

maplesnaps (spiced maple syrup cookies)

A few weekends ago I took a little trip up I-95 to the lovely state of Vermont. All it took was a few hours of seeing ever so slightly golden leaves …

Chocolate Chip Bundt Cake

1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees F. Coat a 12-cup bundt pan with non-stick cooking spray.<p>2. In the bowl of a stand mixer, fitted with the paddle …

Dessert

Cream Cheese Stuffed French Toast

I have always been a big fan of french toast for breakfast. It is just as easy to make as scrambled eggs are and it turns a regular breakfast into …

Carefree Caramel Cake

September 30, 2013<p>Cake. Caramel. Get Carried away!<p>Gather your ingredients. Butter, flour, sugar, milk, eggs, baking powder, salt and vanilla.<p>Then …

How to Take Photographs Under Water

Beneath the skies; below the horizon and underneath the land we walk, there exists a mystical world that remains seldom explored. A bliss-in-blue …

OpenBrand Helps Creatives Share Design Work

It happens to everyone: You are on a tight deadline, and technology has decided it hates you. The files won’t zip, the e-mail won’t send and 35 phone …

Long Exposure Photographs of Fireflies in the Forests of Nagoya City by Yume Cyan | Colossal

<p>For the last month or so photographer Yume Cyan has been shooting some magical long exposure photographs of fireflies in a forested area around …

Bandaloop defies gravity at FirstWorks arts festival

A Life in the Ballet

Henry Leutwyler, a lifelong enthusiast of ballet who has spent almost three decades photographing the art, describes it as “more than just dance.” Ballet, he says, “is an expression of human emotion in all its forms—love, despair, passion, hope, and, most importantly, joy.” After four years of …