Tara Zavada

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Terror and Wonder: The Gothic Imagination – an epic tour through the dark corners of desire

British Library, London This perversely enlightening exhibition of gothic ephemera, from Sadean dresses to possessed ventriloquists, is not so much about art as it is an inquiry into the liberation of the mind<p>News: Dracula, Frankenstein and the Ripper – gothic comes to the British Library<p>The …

Lynchland - David Lynch Archivist

THE UNIFIED FIELD PAFA RETROSPECTIVE : WHEN EMERGING<p>"Sick Man (with Elephantine Arm)", 60 x 60", Acrylic, 1968<p>Rodger Lapelle, artist and owner of …

How to recover highlight details using luminosity masks

Slide back and forth to compare<p>Luminosity masking is a technique by which you can create layer masks from a photo based on the brightness …

Tutorials

LensCulture - Contemporary Photography

as it is

Project info<p>For many years I didn’t pursue my work as an artist, but tragedy returned me to it.<p>After studying fine art in the U.S. and Canada, I arrived back in my native Japan and began a career in journalism. It was Japan’s 2011 earthquake and tsunami that reconnected me to photography. Two …

Japan

Vegan & Gluten

Robin Robertson’s latest book <i>Nut Butter Universe</i> has been released and it is being buzzed about all over the blogosphere–and for good reason: it’s a …

Spicy Chipotle Blackened Tempeh Wraps

The strike continues. I am in a no-bake zone currently. I refuse to create another cupcake batter after 5 recent failed attempts so my Valentine will …

52 Brilliant Ways to Spice up Boring Tofu

Maybe it’s because Meatless Mondays are growing ever more<p>popular; maybe it’s because more and more people are becoming aware of the costs of eating …

Chickpea Energy Salad

This is a re-set salad. No matter how you've been eating the rest of the day, it'll get you right back on track and give you a burst of afternoon …

32 Vegan Recipes That Are Perfect For Thanksgiving

"Oh, I'd love a boiled potato and some plain green beans for Thanksgiving dinner." Said no vegan, ever. Don't be that host.

Vegan

How to Make Vegan Cheese at Home

<i>It's always more fun to DIY. Every week, we'll spare you a trip to the grocery store and show you how to make small batches of great foods at home.</i><p><i>Today: McKel Hill of Nutrition Stripped makes a cheesy, cheese-free spread that you can eat on anything from salads to potatoes to sandwiches.</i><p>Cashew …

Vegan

The Haunting Long Exposure Photography of Darren Moore

Long exposure photography like UK photographer Darren Moore‘s is the polar opposite of the super fast, super sensitive in low light kind of …

10 Photography Tips to Help You Take Your Photography up a Level

Here are 10 photography tips I learned after lots of frustration, discouragement, money lost, and forever lost opportunities.

Photography

Interesting Photography Trivia to Casually Drop Into a Conversation

A little knowledge is a dangerous thing or so the saying goes. Of course, generally in photographic circles, a little knowledge is not so much …

Photography

How to Effectively Combine Aperture and Shutter Speed

It’s probably safe to say that nearly everyone reading this has not only heard of the famed exposure triangle, but has also dedicated a decent amount …

Landscape Photography

How to Use Shutter Speed for More Powerful Images

Recall the last time someone complimented your photography. Did they compliment <i>you</i> or did they compliment your camera? Surely, we’ve all heard it at …

Landscape Photography

5 Brilliant tips to fight your fear in Street Photography

<b>Street Photography</b> may sound pretty simple for the outsiders & it may seem a very ordinary and easiest genre to produce good photographs. But the …

What makes a ‘good’ lens? (part II)

This might seem like a very obvious question, but the moment you try to define a set of criteria to quantify ‘good’, you soon realize there’s quite a …

Fascinating Photos of New York City in the Early 1980s

<i>New York Up & Down</i> is a fascinating series by now octogenarian Frank Horvat that shows us what a major metropolis looked like back in the early 1980s. Shot between 1982 and 1986, the street images, all taken with a Nikon SLR camera with Ektachrome, captures New York City in a raw and gritty way. …

New York City

Nikon 1 V3 is a Mirrorless Speed Freak with 20fps Continuous Shooting

Nikon has unveiled the newest camera in the Nikon 1 line, an ultra-fast mirrorless shooter that brings the company closer to the competition and …