Tarany Crayton

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How to Capture an Authentic Smile: Quick Tips from Photographer Tamara Lackey

When it comes to portraits, one of the most important factors is capturing an authentic expression — a real smile. Unfortunately, a genuine smile can …

Techniques to Capture Impactful Environmental Portraits of Strangers

Photo shoots don’t always involve planning. Sometimes inspiration strikes on a whim. Eric Kim, a street photographer based in Los Angeles, used a …

Death Defying POV Videos Show You the World Through a Parkour Athlete’s Eyes

Here’s something that’ll get your adrenaline pumping this Friday morning. Cambridge, UK resident and parkour athlete James Kingston of the Ampisound …

Nikon Camera Shutter Symphony, These Instruments are Expensive

Let’s name off the arts: painting, drawing, music, photography, dance, theater, film, sculpting, graphic design, and on and on. Each art has its own …

Hashima island and the lure of the apocalypse

A block of flats opens up like a diseased mouth to reveal brown stains, black holes and rot. Railings on rancid concrete walkways echo eerily with …

Study: People With a Lot of Self-Control Are Happier

Improbably enough, people who are better able to resist impulses report being more satisfied with their lives.<p>austin hsieh/Flickr<p><b>PROBLEM:</b> "Among humankind's most valuable assets" is self-control, according to Wilhelm Hofmann and his team of researchers at the University of Chicago. They define it …

Karen Walker sunglasses styled by Ari Seth Cohen – in pictures

http://www.theguardian.com/fashion/gallery/2013/jul/04/karen-walker-sunglasses-ari-seth-cohen<p>720<p>Karen Walker's campaign for her latest collection of …

Amazing Underwater Dog Photography by Seth Casteel

Seth Casteel is an award-winning photographer and New York Times Best Selling Author. His series of underwater dog photographs have been seen by …

Cursed clothing: fashion that fights back

My flatmate had a cream one and a boyfriend had a brown one. I've got a green one now, but I used to have a navy one, although I have possessed them …

Forever 21 Beauty: Boho Bronze Makeup and Hair Chalk Braid Tutorial

DSLR vs. Mirrorless: Are bigger cameras better?

Does size really matter? Samsung sought to answer this question by mounting a Samsung NX300 compact camera next to the same camera encased in the …

Battle of Gettysburg Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, July, 1863

How To Improve an Image with 2 Steps in Photoshop Using Screen Mode

A Guest Post by Sergey Sus/ Today I want to share a very simple way for improving a photo without having to change the exposure. I use this method …

21 Remarkable Red Panda Pictures

Red pandas are fun animals to photograph because they’re mostly active in the morning and relax in the trees during the afternoon, conserving their …

How to Photograph Light Trails

Photographing light trails is somewhat of a rite of passage for low light photographers – usually by setting up a nice landscape composition that …

Photoshop Basics for Photographers – Video Tutorial Series

Photoshop is the modern darkroom. It’s also software that requires an in-depth knowledge of in order to really take advantage of all it’s features to …

Well, THIS Is Surprising: Smoking Pot Makes You Less Motivated

This isn't our first time at the rodeo when it comes to our fascination with pot. As more of us come to accept the drug, and the majority of …

Oxfam vintage fashion pictures: stylish looks for under a fiver

These images aren't the latest Tom Ford campaign, although they might look like them, and feature Ford favourite Jacquetta Wheeler.<p>Instead, they are …

Karl Lagerfeld creates ruined theatre for Chanel haute couture show

To call a Chanel haute couture production a catwalk show would be to do Karl Lagerfeld a disservice. It would be like calling the Place Vendôme a …

Do Over: Shine Bright In All White

We know, <i>we know</i> — you don't need us to tell you to wear all white this summer — it's one of this season's biggest trends after all. But, if you're …

Surreal Digital Illustrations by Tebe Interesno | Colossal

<p>I’m really enjoying these digital illustrations by artist Tebe Interesno, who explores a wide variety of themes from surrealism to science fiction. …

5 Ways to Wear Curly Hair Now

On the fall 2013 runways, bigger was definitely better<p>On the fall 2013 runways, bigger was definitely better, with teased-to-there twists and wide-set waves ushering in the return of volume. Here, we round up the defining looks and give you the inside scoop on how to make them your own.

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Stop Sweating Swimsuit Season & Score A Top-Notch Tankini

Whether you enjoyed a few-too-many holiday confections (hey, who didn't?), are blinded by the sight of your own pasty skin, or just prefer to …

Wildfox Makes Us Want To Stay In Bed All Day

What happens when the purveyor of perfectly thin and oversized T-shirts enters the world of classic, monogrammed sleepwear? The answer is maximum …

Malaika Firth: 5 Things You Need To Know About Prada's New Face (PHOTOS)

When Prada's fall 2013 campaign hit last week, we got a bit caught up in the Christy Turlington excitement -- we kind of have a soft spot for '90s supermodels. Luckily, the savvy folks at Jezebel pointed out that the ads were noteworthy for another reason: Prada cast its first black model since …

Stunner @angelcandice shows off a brunette hairdo for @blumarine's fall campaign. http://t.co/wVxJUGORcH

Melting Pot Population Influences Indiana University Style

A small town nestled between the rolling hills of southern Indiana and the cornfields of the northern region; Bloomington is a city like none other. When you drive into this booming little college town you may as well get your hills clicking, because you're not in Indiana anymore. The home of …

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21 Fresh 4th of July Outfit Ideas to Try

If you're thinking of dressing up for any 4th of July plans you've lined up but don't want to interpret the "red, white, and blue" theme too literally, check out the 21 fresh outfit ideas ahead, courtesy of your favorite celebrity trend-setters and street-style stars. From updated stripes to …