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Photography

Photography by Brooke Shaden

Surrealistic Photography.<p>Brooke Shaden is a photographer who creates artistic self-portraits. She attempts to place herself within surrealistic …

Photography

Nat Geo’s Steve Winter on Big Cats and the Power of Heartbreaking Photos

Nat Geo photographer Steve Winter is one of those rare people who is living the dream he first had as a child. At eight years old, flipping through …

50 Photography Quotes to Inspire You

Famous photographers throughout history have produced some incredible images that have stood the test of time, but it’s not only their photographs …

Photographer Throws Milk on People and Captures Their Reactions

Alexander J.E. Bradley is one of those artists that have been bitten by the ‘liquid art’ bug. Finding a different use for milk besides being the …

Hidden Architectural Gem in Canada Priced $8.5 Million: Whistler Chalet

Designed for the outdoor adventure enthusiast, as well as for the comfort seeking tourist, this highly modern chalet in Whistler, Canada boasts six …

Less Glitz, More Style: The Bratislava Riverpark Apartment by Beef Architecture

We all know that when we arrive at home, after a hectic day at the office, all we want is to disconnect from the urban jungle and deeply sink into a …

10 Hottest Fresh Architecture Trends in 2014

In this article we’ll bring to you ten heavy hitting architectural trends and give reasons why they’ll continue to grow in strength in 2014.<p>One of …

Logo Collection by Laura Pol

Logo Design Collection.<p>Laura Pol is a very talented graphic design student from Miami, Florida. This collection of logos and logotypes includes works …

Luxurious Modern Family Home With Lots of Outdoor Living

Located in Guimarães, Portugal, the L23 House, designed by Pitágoras Arquitectos, is a single family home with a beautiful dark facade made up of …

Robotic Prosthesis Gives Amputee Drummers A Third Hand

Drummer Jason Barnes lost his arm in what could have been a career-ending accident. Then he got help from an ingenious invention by a musical engineer.<p>Two years ago, drummer Jason Barnes was electrocuted and lost his right arm below the elbow. The tragedy could have ended his career, but instead, …

Robotics

Artist Fantastically Photoshops Homeless Dogs to Find Them Homes

Budapest, Hungary-based photographer Sarolta Bn is best known for her stunningly surreal scenes that include sky high paintbrush trees and flying origami birds. To change the perception of abandoned shelter animals, and to help find them homes, she recently embarked on a new series that all feature …

Pets

5 Type Foundries To Watch Out For - The Fox Is Black

Despite there being an infinite abundance of type out there, I always feel like fall back on a certain few typefaces. I go through phases, it’s not …

Comment on Fine Art Photography by Evan James Atwood by clippingmaskasia

I think the images were photographed first and them photoshopped with the touch of expert hands.

Art Photography

Origami Artist Creates Life-Sized Elephant From One Piece of Paper

He's done it! Professional origami artist Sipho Mabona has created a huge, life-sized elephant with just one sheet of paper. His most ambitious work to date, the elephant took Mabona and a team of over a dozen people four weeks to complete. Standing just over 3 meters high (or 10 feet tall), the …

Origami

What Can Photographers Learn from the Classic Rules of Composition?

Composition, composition, composition! That word has no doubt been drilled into your head by a photography instructor or by every article or book …

Landscape Photography

The 9/11 attack seen from space – an image of impotence

We witness world events as never before, but despite getting so much information so quickly, we remain ultimately helpless<p>This still from a video shot by an astronaut from the International Space Station offers a new perspective on world history. It was taken by American astronaut Frank Culbertson …

Famous photographers step in front of camera - in pictures

From Bill Brandt and Robert Frank to Cindy Sherman, Abe Frajndlich spent three decades taking portraits of the greats. The resulting book, Penelope's Hungry Eyes, has been published digitally by MAPP – so what happens when you put a photographer on the other side of the lens?

Pricing Your Work, Tip #1: Fees & Terms to Expect as a Photojournalist

You’ve met with a photo editor and they love your pictures. The next thing you know, they’re calling you with an assignment. Great! But along with …

Stunning Images Of The Dinka People Of Southern Sudan And Their Way Of Life

<b>Photographers Carol Beckwith and Angela Fisher</b> have come up with a stunning series featuring the people and lifestyle of the Dinka tribe in the South …

Sudan

Jemea Thomas NFL Draft 2014: Highlights, Scouting Report for Patriots CB

<b>Jemea Thomas, CB, Georgia Tech (HT: 5’9¼”; WT: 192 lbs)</b><p><b>New England Patriots</b><p><b>Sixth Round: 206th Pick</b><p><b>NFL Comparison: Kurt Coleman, Safety, Philadelphia Eagles</b><p>Combine Weigh In<p>Height<p>Weight<p>Arm<p>Hand<p>5092<p>192<p>30 1/2"<p>10"<p>NFL.com<p>Combine Results<p>40-yard dash<p>10-yard split<p>Vert<p>Broad<p>3-Cone<p>Shuttle<p>4.55<p>1.53<p>37"<p>10' …

Football (U.S.)

Debate continues on future of NFL's extra-point rule

This isn't the first time the NFL's competition committee pushed to amend the near-automatic, extra-point kick.<p>This week's debate to modify a virtual one-point formality has resulted in a proposal to move the point-after touchdown back from the 2 to the 25-yard line because of last season's 99.6% …

Bo Pelini Reportedly Signs 5-Year Extension with Nebraska

Apparently, Bo knows contract extensions.<p>Bo Pelini, that is. According to Gregg Doyel of CBS, the Nebraska coach has already signed an extension with the team.<p>The extension apparently extends Pelini's current contract by a year. ESPN.com's Mitch Sherman notes that "according to Nebraska, the deal …

College Football

U.S. team will have World Cup tuneup at Candlestick

Image 1of/2<p>Caption<p>Close<p>Fans will have at least one more chance to say goodbye to Candlestick Park before its scheduled demolition in 2015.<p>The U.S. …

Spring training scores: Jason Heyward homers, Troy Tulowitzki doubles up and more

The Braves lose despite a Heyward homer, Tulo breaks out of his slump in a big way, plus scores from around the league.<p>Renewing their interleague rivalry a bit early, the Red Sox and Braves squared off in Fort Myers on Friday with a tight game that Boston broke open in the seventh inning, leading …

USA TODAY Sports' NCAA tournament Bracketology

March Madness time: Projecting the field of 68 for the Big Dance.<p>Here's how the projected field looks just hours from the NCAA tournament selection show:<p><b>Last 5 in:</b> Xavier, Iowa, Tennessee, SMU, BYU<p><b>First 5 out:</b> California, Southern Mississippi, Minnesota, Florida State, Toledo<p><b>Others considered:</b> …