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50 incredible hotels you should sleep in during your lifetime

From ice palaces in Canada to underwater rooms in Africa, we've come up with 50 of the world's most incredible hotels that will take any vacation to the next level.<p>Here's our ultimate bucket list of 50 hotels everyone should stay in at least once in their lives.<p><i>Did we miss your dream hotel? Let us</i> …

Costa Rica

Greetings From Mars - Photographs and text by Julien Mauve | LensCulture

In 1492, Christopher Columbus discovered America. Less than 500 years later, it has become a common touristic destination for wealthy people from every part of the world.<p>Unknown worlds are now located far from Earth and our most famous explorer is a robot. “Curiosity” is the Christopher Columbus of …

Space Exploration

3 Highly Effective Methods To Do Street Photography Ninja Style

One of the biggest obstacles in street photography is the fear of capturing strangers. I mean, it makes sense. You are taking photos of people …

Street Photography

Where Creativity Lives: Take A Look Inside The Homes Of Top Creatives From Around The World

Global creatives from top agencies, Airbnb, and Spotify give us a look at their homes and talk about the inspiration that they draw from their personal spaces.<p>With features like half-pipes and superdesks, the offices of companies in the “creative industries” are designed to spur invention (or at …

Creativity

苹果手表是绝佳的“会务助理”

2015 纽约 TechCrunch Disrupt 大会 上,我第一次有机会连续多天使用苹果智能手表 Apple Watch。对于 TechCrunch 员工来说,我们在 Disrupt 大会上基本上就成了永不停歇的“工作狂”, 每天从早忙到晚,但却是评估 Apple Watch 在这种环境下表现的最佳现实世界舞台。<p>简而言之,这次活动让我见识了之前我们所知道的一些 Apple Watch 功能特点,同时又发现了它的独有优势。<p><b>避免“隧道视野”效应</b><p>应对像 Disrupt 大会这样的大型活动,尤其你还属于一个人才济济的大型团队的时候,这意味着你必须时刻保持专注。我在本次大会上的工作是,提供来自于舞 …

No Justice/No Peace: Baltimore Streets - Photographs and text by Nima Taradji | LensCulture

Baltimore, Maryland was the scene of civil unrest in April and May 2015. It all started with the evidently unprovoked death of a young black man, named Freddie Gray, which was caused by six police officers: three of whom were white and three who were black. I drove to the City to experience first …

Justice

These Photographers Make You Swipe Right on Tinder

Sandra<br>Saskia Nelson<p>1 of 6<p>With over 50 million singles on Tinder, distinguishing yourself from the flock can prove laborious. No longer will the …

Faces of doom: what reporters look like delivering horrific news – in pictures

Some bite their lips, some appear in agony, and some flash full smiles … Jure Kastelic freeze-frames anchors in the very second they become the bearers of bad news. Here are his disturbing images, and the death stories they’re delivering

Lips

Try your hand at street photography

Photographing strangers as they go about their lives can seem daunting, but it's a great way for amateurs to get started. Plus, take a great street portrait and win a place on Antonio Olmos's photography Masterclass<p>• Your street photos, critiqued by Antonio Olmos<p>Street photography is right on your …

The Saudi Arabia-Yemen War of 2015

The recent civil war in Yemen prompted neighboring Saudi Arabia to intervene militarily six weeks ago, launching airstrikes, bombing targets from border stations, shelling from the sea, and establishing a blockade. Rebels recently overran the Yemeni capital of Sanaa, and forced the Western-backed …

Stunning Street Photos of 1960s New York by Takayuki Ogawa

After six years working as a photographer for one of Japan's weekly magazines, Takayuki Ogawa decided to take a trip out to New York. For about a year, from 1967 to 1968, Ogawa walked New York's streets taking photos of everything he saw around him. With a fresh set of eyes, he captured the overall …

Photography

Watch How Photoshop Manufactures Beauty in 90 Seconds

This ingenious video has gone viral as the true level of photoshopping to manufactures 'beauty' is exposed. In this clip, we see 6 hours of …

What You Can Learn From Three Influential Street Photographers

Street photography continues to be a growing area in the industry. More and more people enjoy it and are learning how hard it is to get it right. …

Street Photography

Nonverbal Space: Conceptual Japanese Street Photography - Photographs and text by Shin Noguchi | LensCulture

<i>Ma</i> is a Japanese word which can be roughly translated as “gap”, “space”, “pause” or “the space between two structural parts.” The spatial concept is experienced progressively through intervals of spatial designation. In Japanese, <i>ma</i>, the word for space, suggests interval. It is best described as a …

Street Photography

Improve Your Images with the Lightroom Graduated Filter Tool

The Lightroom Graduated Filter is a versatile tool for making local adjustments to your photos. Don’t be fooled by the name – it may be named after a …

5 Photoshop Layer Mask Tricks - Video Tutorial

Photoshop has many features that can make photo editing both non-destructive and creative. Using Layer masks is one such feature. Masks can also be …

The Vietnam war captured in colour – in pictures

For Americans, it is one of the most compelling images of the Vietnam war: 1966’s Reaching Out, which shows a wounded soldier leaning towards a comrade on a mud-spattered hillside. The picture was taken by British photojournalist Larry Burrows, who covered the war for Life magazine from 1962 until …

Vietnam War

Tokyo Club Kids Photographed in their Bathtubs

When looking for couples to model for both this series, <i>Couple Jam</i>, and his ever popular work, <i>Flesh Love</i>, Tokyo-based Photographer Hal goes to …

Winners: Sony World Photography Awards 2015 - Photographs by the winners of the Sony World Photography Awards | LensCulture

We have a winner! From a record-breaking 173,444 entries (coming from 171 countries), the Sony World Photography Awards has named its L’Iris d’Or/Photographer of the Year: John Moore.<p>Chosen from the winners of the awards’ thirteen professional categories, the winning work “Ebola Crisis Overwhelms …

Photography

How to Shoot a Star Trails Selfie

There are times when planning and patience can result in a killer shot. This nighttime star trails selfie (above) that I captured in the Canadian …

The 10 things in advertising you need to know today

<b>1. There is already a brilliant parody of the latest Dove "Campaign for Real Beauty" ad.</b> Comedy website Funny or Die switch the focus of Dove's "Doors" commercial to men and their penis size.<p><b>2. An office worker took his GoPro to work and turned an average day of menial tasks like filing,</b> …

Histograms: The Key to Perfect Exposure

Many of us will go about our photography without ever looking at those magical graphs called histograms, yet by doing so, we are severely restricting …

Ten Basic Day to Day Techniques to Improve your Photography

Photography is a lifelong learning experience. Even the best of the best will tell you that they still have much to learn. This is perhaps doubly so …

Landscape Photography

Street Photography Settings

Peter Hurley Shows How He Helps Portrait Subjects Relax in Front of His Camera

<i>PopPhoto</i> recently paid a visit to the New York portrait studio of photographer Peter Hurley, who shared some advice on how to shoot better portraits …