Aaron Draper

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KFC Gets Creative Using Chicken in Place of Explosions for New Ad Campaign

The age of social media has brought with it a new type of advertising campaign. Companies are more in touch with their customers than ever and are …

Hong Kong

How We Solved Fake News the First Time

At this moment in the history of the information revolution, a significant number of Americans—it is impossible to know how many—believe that a video circulating on the Web shows Hillary Clinton and Huma Abedin slicing the face off a small child. The lie is gruesome but far from extraordinary. …

Journalism

A Match.com glitch reactivated a bunch of old profiles and their owners are horrified

The zombie profiles are further proof that data legislation remains ambiguous and the internet is still forever<p>On a recent Sunday, creative director Jason Debiak was having breakfast with his family in New Jersey, when something strange happened.<p>“I was having an adorable breakfast with my family, …

Internet

Celebrate Earth Day With These 21 Products Made From 100% Recycled Material

Make the Earth a better place this Earth Day, one trendy product at a time.

Shopping

These are the Essential Apps Globetrotters Won't Travel Without

Apps have revolutionized the way we travel in so many ways. From booking the best points and miles hotels to helping us pack for a last-minute trip, …

Apps

Your Brain on Social Media, According to Neuroscience

Take a break from Facebook to watch this video about Facebook.<p>Neuroscientist Shannon Odell is back, and this time she’s inside your freaking …

Social Media

Cerveza Sur

This is my cousins beer brand here in Mexico. I did some shots for his release. To make the drops I used a mix with glycerine and water at first, but …

Mexico

Robert Mueller

Robert S. Mueller III doesn’t seek deferments. After a classmate died in Vietnam, this well-to-do Princeton athlete traded his lacrosse stick for a …

Robert Mueller

David Lynch Took a Bunch of Nude Photos and They're Really Something Else

A new book crosses his dark gaze with the human body.<p>It should surprise absolutely no one that David Lynch, the <i>Twin Peaks</i> and <i>Mulholland Drive</i> director who once made a video of himself chewing on panties, is also a big fan of nude portraiture. This summer he’s releasing a huge book called <i>David</i> …

David Lynch

How to Shoot Group Product Photos with Only One Flash

Here’s a helpful 6-minute tutorial by photographer Dustin Dolby on how you can photograph group product photos using only a single speedlight.<p>Dolby …

Photography

How to Properly Use Light in Food Photography

Most of my food photography is lit with only one light source and after a few years of taking a special interest in shooting food and drink, I know …

Food Photography

Jordan Peele’s simulated Obama PSA is a double-edged warning against fake news

This deepfaked warning against deepfakes almost makes its point too well.<p>Jordan Peele just used deepfakes — the nightmarish dystopian tool we last saw being used to generate fake celebrity porn — to deliver the deepest fake of them all.<p>The <i>Get Out</i> director teamed up with his brother-in-law, BuzzFeed …

Jordan Peele

This App Lets You Shoot Virtual Models in the Real World

There’s a new app that lets you shoot portraits of virtual models in your real-world location. It’s called Augmented Reality Photo Studio.<p>Created by …

Augmented Reality

Using Color Psychology for Better Website Results

Perception is everything. Part of that is influenced by behavior, plus our emotion. Significant studies have shown that color effects not just what …

Web Design

I’m a former reality TV star who almost became a conservative pundit. I couldn’t stomach it.

I could have been the next Tomi Lahren.<p>“I know you said you’re not politically conservative, but with your doctorate in religious studies and your look, you could get a lot of work as a talking head or host for a conservative outlet. They love blonde, girl-next-door types.”<p>I heard some version of …

Reality TV

The 5 Best Exercises For Burning Belly Fat

A flat belly is a badge of honour. It’s an outward sign that you keep fit and watch what you eat.<p>And beyond the vanity aspects, a more chiseled torso …

Workouts

Typefaces Used In Some Of The World’s Most Recognized Logo Designs

Image by Emanuele Abrate and featured with permission<br>It’s inherent for designers to look at a logo and take in more than what’s shown at face value. …

Typography

'Time' allows rare cover redesign to illustrate the chaos that is Donald Trump

A storm's a brewin' in the White House, and <i>Time Magazine</i> has found a way to perfectly illustrate the chaos on its latest cover.<p>In a rare callback …

Donald Trump

This Entrepreneur's Online Reputation Was Destroyed. He Used His Experience Fixing It to Form a Multimillion-Dollar Company.

Here's Pete Kistler's story -- and tips for improving your own online presence.<p>Pete Kistler had never Googled himself. It was fall 2009, and the Syracuse University junior was sending out applications for software design jobs to offset about $20,000 in student loan debt. After a couple of weeks, …

Online

Finland has found the answer to homelessness. It couldn’t be simpler

The number of rough sleepers in Britain is soaring, with deaths now a weekly occurrence. It’s time we got over our prejudices<p>“I was born in Liverpool and grew up on a council estate. I had a clean home, toys and nice meals as a kid. When I was nine years old, the sexual abuse started. My abusers …

Homelessness

You Can See America's Most Stunning Sights By Purchasing a Single Amtrak Ticket

A little while ago college friends rented a house in Montana for the summer and invited my family and me to visit. In an e-mail containing …

National Parks

Work the Whole Core with 17 Effective Ab Exercises

Athletes need a strong core foundation for powerful movements and specific ab exercises are only a small piece of the program. In fact, the best ab …

Workouts

'Take that down': Howard Kurtz surprised after graphic pops up showing Fox News is least trusted network

Fox News media analyst Howard Kurtz on Sunday implored his producer to take down a graphic that showed his own network was the least trusted of the …

Fake News

The 5:3:2 Rule for Social Media

When it comes to social sharing you need to get the balance right, and that's where the 5:3:2 rule comes into play. But what is 5:3:2?<p>Social media …

Marketing

Amazing places in California where you can camp for free

Didn't bother making reservations? Want to avoid crowds? If you're willing to get a little more outdoorsy than an RV at a hookup, the Bureau of Land Management has a lot of options for you this Labor Day.<p>The BLM manages millions of acres of U.S. land — one-eighth of the country's landmass — and …

San Francisco

A Landslide of Classic Art Is About to Enter the Public Domain

For the first time in two decades, a huge number of books, films, and other works will escape U.S. copyright law.<p><i>The Great American Novel</i> enters the public domain on January 1, 2019—quite literally. Not the concept, but the book by William Carlos Williams. It will be joined by hundreds of thousands …

Intellectual Property

Photoshop's Different Selection Tools and When to Use Each One to Select Anything

One of the most fundamental skills almost any photographer needs to have in Photoshop is the ability to accurately and efficiently select parts of an …

Tutorials

this model went from walking the catwalk to working in the bush

Aleksandra Orbeck Nilssen shares her notes on being a woman<p>A self-proclaimed “blonde viking from Norway”, Aleksandra Orbeck Nilssen (also known in the bush as “N/aisa) first started modelling at the tender age of 14. Jimmy Choo, Hugo Boss, Oscar de la Renta, <i>Vogue --</i> you name it she walked, posed, …

Oscar de la Renta

Learn How to Create Paper Cut Effect with this Photoshop Tutorial

Lidia Lukianova shared a simple but quite awesome Photoshop tutorial. She shows us how to create a beautiful Paper Cut effect using the Pen Tool and …

Tutorials

This Is How Much You Need to Make to Afford the Average Home in Each State

There are a lot of things standing in the way for first-time homebuyers, including just figuring out what you're supposed to be doing, whether a …

Real Estate