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25 Website Designs With Unusual Navigation Menus

Navigation is an extremely important part of a website. It has to be clear, perfectly-linked and user-friendly. Even though we see mostly basic …

These Chameleon Pens make creating art much easier

When studying art, you have to work on a variety of different aspects to make the finished product believable. Obviously being able to draw bodies, …

Crowd Funding

Beached in Brazil, a Young Penguin Finds His Human Soul Mate

Jinjing swims off for months but always returns to his widower friend; ‘like a son’<p>By<p>Paul Kiernan<p>PROVETÁ, Brazil—On a steamy tropical island in Brazil, a tuxedoed traveler found a soul mate.<p>Why else would a penguin named Jinjing, native to chilly Patagonia roughly 2,000 miles away, keep returning …

Brazil

Detox Your Design: 8 UI Elements to Eliminate

Is your design starting to look old? Old and out-of-date user interface elements can make a site feel much more dated than it actually is.Here, we …

UI Design

Defining And Measuring Brand Equity

Branding Strategy Insider helps marketing oriented leaders and professionals like you build strong brands. BSI readers know, we regularly answer …

Marketing

Deleting genes could boost lifespan by 60 per cent, say scientists

The secret of extending life by decades may lie in switching off certain genes, scientists believe, after showing that small genetic tweaks can make organisms live 60 per cent longer.<p>Ten years of research by the Buck Institute for Research on Ageing and the University of Washington has identified …

50 High-Quality Free Fonts For Designers

Typography world can be overwhelming as for a few bucks, thousands of creative fonts can be downloaded in just a few minutes with some clicks but on …

Canon quietly launches the M10 mirrorless camera

Just a few weeks after Canon launched its first decent mirrorless camera, the EOS M3, it has revealed a tiny, cheaper sibling, the EOS M10. The camera arrived in Canon's store with no press release or price, but judging by the specs, it's essentially a stripped-down version of the M3. It sports a …

How To Do Nothing In Web Design

Best Practices for Minimalism<p>This essay is excerpted from the ebook <i>Interaction Design Best Practices: Mastering the Tangibles</i> by Jerry Cao, Kamil Zieba, and Matt Ellis of UXPin, a UX design platform.<p>It’s a rookie mistake to confuse minimalism with merely “getting rid of things.” Minimalism was an …

Colonel's Second Tour

before<p>after<p>Industry / Food Tags / #grand army#kfc#red#stripes<p>Established in 1952 with its first franchise location in Salt Lake City, UT, Kentucky …

Salt Lake City

The Life and Work of a Traveling Cat Photographer

Larry Johnson is a Baton Rouge, Louisiana-based photographer who specializes in cat portraits. He has photographed animals for over 20 years now. …

Baton Rouge

Picture Perfect Square Miles, Found in Google Earth

The Jefferson Grid is a new Instagram account that’s attracting quite a bit of attention. Each photo posted is a satellite photo of some place in the …

5 UX demons that need exorcising

If you’re reading this, you’re either part of the problem, or you want to know how to solve it.<p>Despite all the articles out there about UX myths and debunked theories, we’re all still (at least sometimes) having conversations about dead ideas — about sacred cows that have long since been tipped …

A Kitten Used His Tiny Wheelchair For The First Time And It Was Beautiful

#MiracleKitten

5 Photoshop Tricks You (Probably) Don’t Know

The Photoshop Training Channel published this great 9-minute video with 5 useful Photoshop tricks that the majority of casual Photoshop users …

The Be-All and End-All Chocolate Fudge Sheet Cake

<i>Every week, baking expert Alice Medrich will be going rogue on Food52—with shortcuts, hacks, and game-changing recipes.</i><p><i>Today: Deep, dark, and fudgy, this old-fashioned, American-style sheet cake is best eaten cold, straight from the cooler, at your picnic or barbecue</i>.<p>My writing partner and coauthor …

George The Cat Stands On Two Legs Like A Little Human

George is a cat who just really likes to stand on two legs.<p>Redditor Egzo shared a photo of his pet on Wednesday to the Aww subreddit, showing the kitty standing up like a human.<p>He stands on chairs.<p>He stands on tables.<p>He stands anywhere.<p>The photos went viral and its not hard to see why, considering …

Look At These Tiny Cats In Their Tiny Cat Beds

In Japan, the Duktig, IKEA’s $20 “doll bed,” is being used in a whole new way: as a chaise lounge for our lazy feline friends.<p>HuffPost Japan has rounded up some of the best -- and most adorable -- images of cats hanging out on their very own tiny IKEA beds. Once the Swedish furniture juggernaut has …

Pets

Cats In Sinks

Cats In Sinks<p>Tuesday, 7 April 2015<p>The old proverb is true. In a cat's eye, everything belongs to cats. That includes, well, everything - including …

Miniature Watercolor Paintings of Space by Lorraine Loots

Artist Lorraine Loots recently embarked on a new series of miniature watercolor paintings. Called Microcosm Mondays, she aims to paint a space-related piece each Monday, scattered over 25 weeks in 2015. The first one was inspired by a relatively new photo, taken by the Hubble Space Telescope, of …

Miniature

9 Photo Composition Tips, As Seen in Photographs by Steve McCurry

<b>Rule of Thirds</b>: Place points of interest on the intersections and important elements along the lines<p><b>Leading Lines</b>: Use natural lines to lead eyes …

Adorable Baby Chameleons are Small Enough to Sit on Finger Tips

If you think that kittens and puppies are cute, wait till you get a load of these baby chameleons! The Taronga Zoo in Sydney, Australia, recently welcomed more than 20 newborns to their family. Each of the reptiles is about two inches long, and they're so small that they comfortably rest on …

Cute

Tomatillo Chicken & Corn Tortilla "Lasagna" - Pretty Hungry

This. Recipe. Is. Everything.<p>Everything I want in a meal… everything I want for my budget…and the answer to my ever-present craving for Mexican food. …

LA's Essential Late Night Dining Restaurants, Winter 2018

Los Angeles seems to take on a completely different character at night. It's the dreamlike state from Nicolas Winding Refn's film <i>Drive</i> or the hazy feel that inspired M83's tune, <i>Midnight City</i>. While this isn't quite the city that never sleeps, there are nearly endless options for nighttime revelry, …

Photographer Takes Drone Into Hang Son Doong, the Largest Cave in the World

Hang Son Doong is a cave in Vietnam that’s currently the largest known cave in the world. Inside is a vast green jungle-like world and underground …

Pan Fried Lemon-Parmesan Crusted Chicken

<b>A crust of panko and parmesan coats the chicken that is served over greens with a simple lemon dressing. Almost a complete meal in one recipe.</b><br>By …

Recipes

Meyer Lemon Gimlet with Thyme Simple Syrup

To make simple syrup, bring sugar, water and thyme to a low simmer in a small pot over medium heat. Stir until sugar is dissolved. Let sit 30 minutes …

Comfort food without the calories: Hearty one-pan dishes you can enjoy without piling on the pounds

Whether it’s a rich, spicy curry or a creamy, indulgent pudding – most of us find it hard to resist comfort food.<p>Not surprisingly, it tends to be …

Recipes

Tamara Lackey’s Top 10 Tips for Dynamic Portraits

I’ve been a long time fan of Tamara Lackey and her natural, emotive portraits of kids. Hanssie and I ran into her in the hallway at WPPI and she …

Don't Be Afraid of Manual Focus

If you’re a beginner in the wonderful world of photography, if you’ve never used an older film camera, or a combination of both, you might be …

Digital Photography