Amy Fawcett

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Gorgeous Abstract Paintings of Oceanic Internal Landscapes

New York-based artist Samantha Keely Smith paints breathtaking abstract landscapes that resemble the swirling waters of the ocean. Using oil paint, enamel, and shellac, Smith builds up multiple translucent layers of color, alternating between soft brushstrokes and large, sweeping gestures to evoke …

Painting

More Breathtakingly Surreal Photos by Hossein Zare

Iranian photographer Hossein Zare is an absolute master at creating spectacular photos that depict otherworldly and surreal scenes. Through a combination of photography and digital manipulation in Photoshop, Zare creates powerful images that look as if they come from dreamscapes, with recurring …

Photography

Daily Inspiration #1745

This post is part of our daily series of posts showing the most inspiring images selected by some of the Abduzeedo's writers and users. If you want …

Playing with type and images in Photoshop

Following our new series of positive thinking wallpapers today we will show you how to create a simple and soothing image using Photoshop. The author …

A Clever Idea For Reinventing The Corporate “About” Page

Pics of golden retrievers, jars of peanut butter, and someone’s kids create a more human corporate identity.<p>Most companies’ “About” page sucks. Composed of tiled mosaics of awkwardly grinning executives who clearly don’t want their pictures taken, and broken up with some insipid verbiage written by …

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Chocolate Chip And Toffee Shortbread Cookies

Chocolate Chip And Toffee Shortbread Cookies from The Kitchn• 1 cup unsalted butter, softened<br>• 1/2 cup powdered sugar, sifted<br>• 1 teaspoon vanilla<br>• 2 cups …

Dessert

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Thai Firecracker Shrimp

Andrea added to BUY from Steamy KitchenCook time: 45 minsIngredients:• 1 package frozen Asian spring roll wrappers, defrosted, cut in half diagonally …

Recipes

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Fruit Salad With Lemon-lavender Syrup

Fruit Salad With Lemon-lavender Syrup from Greatist• 5 to 7 pounds ripe stone fruit (I used a mix of nectarines, peaches, plums, apricots, and …

Recipes

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Foodily Blog

7 Street Photography Tips and Exercises to Try This Season

If you live near me, the birds are starting to chirp, it no longer hurts your face to walk out the door, and everyone sheds their all black winter …

Canon’s G1 X Mark II, the King of Compacts?

Despite common thought that compact cameras are going extinct, this is really only true of the low end of that market. On the high end of the market, …

Cameras

Leica T (Typ 701) First Impressions Review

This year marks Leica's 100th birthday as a camera maker and, to celebrate, the venerable German manufacturer has launched an all-new camera system. …

Not too big, not too small: 10 great mirrorless camera bags

When Mathieu first went completely mirrorless, one of the first problems he encountered was that every camera bag that he owned was oversized …

Get Inspired: 31 Absolutely Marvelous Photography Links

It's been another terrific week in the world of photography and Toad Hollow Photography has been searching all corners of the internet for the best …

Nature and Wildlife Photographer Shares Some Helpful Tips and Advice

In this little video put together by the Marc Silber Show, nature/wildlife photographer Florian Schulz joins Silber to talk about his photography, …

Photographer Ben Heine Literally Draws Life Into His Photos

In this edition of The Weekly, Flickr profiles Belgian artist and photographer Ben Heine (website) . Ben's Pencil vs. Camera series perfectly blends …

Aaron C. Greenman: Japonisme and the Aesthetics of Photography

As many of us know, and many of us will discover in our own lifetimes, Japan is a place existing within its own unique sense of rhythm. Perhaps no …

Breathtaking Surreal Photographs Taken With A $50 Camera (And 100 Ton Of Talent)

If you thought that it takes the last word in gear to create incredible work, think Again. Ukrainian artist, Oleg Oprisco uses a $50 Kiev 6C and a …

Capturing Landscape Photos with Character

Landscape photography is a most rewarding pastime, but it can be far more challenging than some people imagine. It sounds so easy; visit a beautiful …

Landscape Photography

Mocha Brownies

Preheat the oven to 325 degrees F. Spray an 8-inch square baking pan with nonstick baking spray.<p>For the brownie batter: Place the chocolate in a …