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How to Shoot Street Photography with a 28mm Lens

As of early 2017, my only camera is the Ricoh GR II, which has a fixed-focal 28mm lens. I wanted to share my personal experiences shooting with a …

Street Photography

40 of the Best Street Photos of 2016 by Photographers Around the World

2016 was a very interesting year for street photography. It seems that more and more color work is getting popular. Especially in scenes with high …

Photography

10 Burning Man-Inspired Accessories for Bohemians Anywhere

It's that time of year again. The fashion flock has descended upon the Black Rock Desert of Nevada desert for Burning Man. Here, a guide to getting the look.

The Everyday Carry of an Architect: Kent Chiang of Aidlin Darling Design

“The design tools I gravitate towards are the ones that have a tactile dimension—a responsiveness to intuition and the hand.” -Kent Chiang<p><b>What you need to know about Kent:</b><p>As a principal at the San Francisco-based design studio Aidlin Darling Design, Kent works on a range of projects from private …

Six easy ways to make your clothes last longer

With proper care, your clothes can last up to 15 years or longer, compared to about three years if they're worn often and not maintained.<p>It should …

Cleaning

Fine Art Fashion Photography by Monia Merlo

<b>Monia Merlo</b> is a talented self taught photographer, who was born in 1970 in Italy, in a small town near to Venice. Monia studied architecture at …

Photography

Intimate Portraits of Couples Prove that Love Has No Boundaries

For Hungarian photographer Wanda Martin, the nature of sexual fluidity and the similarities between heterosexual and homosexual relationships have …

Subculture

How to write a classic: 7 key elements

If you’re wondering how to write a classic, there’s no simple answer. Many different factors go into whether a book becomes a classic. Some are …

3 Ways to Create Extraordinary Content

Every minute of every day our world is flooded with a new wave of content. In the latest version of its popular infographic, Domo provides a glimpse …

Saturn’s moon Titan has deep canyons flooded with liquid methane

On Earth, water spends eons eroding rock to carve magnificent canyons. It turns out that the same process occurs on Titan, Saturn's largest moon. But instead of liquid water, the frigid moon's grand canyons are full of liquid methane.<p>"Earth is warm and rocky, with rivers of water, while Titan is …

‘The Sarasota Ballet: A Knight of the British Ballet’ Review

At the Joyce, a too-rare bill features the work of Frederick Ashton<p>New York<p>The program for “A Knight of the British Ballet” being presented by the Sarasota Ballet at the Joyce Theater quotes David Vaughan, longtime scholar of the art of the “knight” in question, choreographer Frederick Ashton …

What Happens When Ballet Puts Black Lives at Its Center

A revelation in dance.<p>This past year, "the black body" has become a refrain for a certain type of urban intellectual. The term originated with scholars—a way to describe a trope that appears again and again in the images we create and see. Whenever I read the phrase, I always heard it in the low, …

Booky-Man (Cheesy Titles are the best)

Photo of the Day selected by: Ryan Mense<p>Hi everyone, so the studio shoot with Kyle was actually a sorta spin off or spontaneous shoot after planning …

Fashion brands need 'bold marketing'

NEW DELHI: India has a wealth of fabric suppliers and design talent but its fashion brands have – so far – failed to make an impact on the global …

Clothing

New Report Suggests More Than Half of Women in Advertising Have Faced Sexual Harassment

Who would have guessed that an industry like advertising would have a problem with sexism? Now <i>that’s</i> sarcasm, Donald Trump.<p>On Thursday, industry …

The 3 ways to re-design your organisation by design to design.

Changing organisations to be design-led is all the rage. Every major startup to succeed has some claim at being design-led. Therefore, often out of …

What is Calm Design and How Can You Use it in Your Marketing? - Small Business Trends

Cisco estimates there will be 11.6 billion mobile-connected devices by 2020 — a number that exceeds the world’s projected population. The mobile …

Small Business

How A Website Design Upgrade Can Boost Your Business

Web design is about more than the aesthetics. A beautifully and thoughtfully designed website is a joy to use, providing a seamless UX built through …

UI Design

25 Top Web Design Summer Freebies

Don’t miss the<b> top web design Summer freebies</b> of the year! You should definitely download these and store them in your freebies collection for later …

Help! Photoshop is too complicated. What should I use?

“Visuals have so much more impact than lots of text,” Canva CEO Melanie Perkins says.<p>[Editor’s note: If you enjoy this podcast, don’t miss the <b>design challenge</b>,below.]<p>There was a time when only professionals needed design tools like Adobe’s Photoshop.<p>That time is over, Canva CEO Melanie Perkins said …

Infographics

Water Colors: 8 Beautiful Photos of Oceans From Above

Aerial photographer Tommy Clarke hangs out of helicopters to shoot the sea from the sky, showing there's no view like the one from above. “I was always one for the window seat,” says the photographer, who grew up in the British seaside town of Bournemouth and later moved to Sydney, where he started …

Why Brexit may be a deadly experiment for science | Will Hutton

EU funding was a vital lifeline for our world-leading scientific research sector. That, and so much more, has now been blown away<p>Public scientific research is one of Britain’s great unsung industries. Its turnover is around £8bn, it employs some 100,000 researchers and it leads the world. After the …

Great Britain

Juno probe closes in on Jupiter after five-year journey from Earth

To complete its mission Nasa spacecraft must survive circuit-frying radiation storm generated by gas giant’s magnetic field<p>Scientists are preparing for a bumpy ride as they send a spacecraft perilously close to Jupiter, the largest planet in the solar system.<p>The Juno probe is due to reach the gas …

Astronomy

The recipe for a Korean feast of noodles, fritters, pickles and salad

A few cupboard ingredients can be conjured into a simple Korean feast of chicken noodles, fish fritters, onion salad and pickled radish - greater than the sum of its parts and guaranteed to bring some colour to a rainy day<p>Touching down at a grey, sodden Heathrow airport on a Sunday morning after a …

Recipes

Photographer Documents the Amusing Ways His Girlfriend Tries to Hide from the Camera

Some people are naturally camera shy and prefer to live their lives off-film. This, however, is a challenge when your significant other is a photographer. Mikaël Theimer tried many times to take a picture of his girlfriend, Marion, but she would always attempt to dodge his lens. Instead of giving …

Photography

Artist Handcrafts Pocket-Sized Paintings Waiting to Be Discovered within Charming Lockets

NYC-based artist Khara Ledonne paints magical, miniature worlds that double as works of wearable art. Ironically, she started out by painting huge murals when she was only 16 years old and living in Washington state. She then transitioned over to sign painting when she moved to New York City in …

Interview: Dynamic Photos of Dancers Frozen Mid-Movement by Lois Greenfield

For the last 35 years, legendary dance photographer Lois Greenfield has explored movement and its expressive potential in dynamic photos of dancers frozen in split seconds of extraordinary motion. Twirling, soaring, and contorting into incredible forms, her subjects are immortalized as sculptural …

Fascinating Photos of North Korea Show Contemporary Life

The winners in the professional competition of the 2013 Sony World Photography Awards were just announced and they include a photographer who took some fascinating photos of modern life in North Korea. Under the Current Affairs category, the winner was Moscow, Russia-born Ilya Pitalev, a …