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20 of the Most Stunning Photos Captured by Drones in 2016

Drone sales have dramatically risen over the past few years and reached record highs this holiday season. With an increasing number of drones in the sky, professional photographers and enthusiasts alike can now access perspectives that are typically seen from the seat of an airplane. Image-sharing …

Images: Impressive Series Of Sci-fi Inspired Digital Art

This is an impressive series of science fiction inspired artwork.<p><p>It is digital art from Chinese artist Jie Ma and the series is titled The Watcher . …

Digital Art

Yes, California Really Could Launch Its Own Space Agency

"California will launch its own damn satellite."<p>It’s not every day that a sitting governor calls for his state to launch its own satellites, but …

Octavia Spencer's Reaction To Meeting President Obama Is Absolute Perfection

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The White House

Andrew Quilty: my three years photographing Afghanistan's 'forgotten war'

The Australian photographer Andrew Quilty has been documenting war-ravaged Afghanistan since December 2013. His arrival coincided with the planned withdrawal of Nato forces; what followed should have been a period of ‘resolute support’ and rebuilding. Instead he has witnessed the resurgence of …

War

How to Shoot ‘Frozen’ Action Sports Athletes in a Photo Studio

For his recent project titled <i>Frozen</i>, photographer Denis Klero shot creative studio portraits of action sports athletes in a way that makes them look …

Photographer Shoots Shapes of Light in Spanish Landscapes

During a trip through Spain, French photographer Nicolas Rivals set up geometric shapes of light and shot long-exposure photos of them glowing in …

Check out the Features of a $95,000 Luxury Tiny House

New Frontier Tiny Homes' Alpha model pulls out all the stops<p>There are two main aims with the tiny house movement. The first is to reduce your …

Annie Leibovitz Captures Striking Portraits of Strong and Inspiring Women

Continuing a path that began more than fifteen years ago with the publication of her iconic series <i>Women</i>, Annie Leibovitz celebrates women of outstanding achievement with <i>WOMEN: New Portraits</i>. Commissioned by UBS, the portraits herald the female CEOs, politicians, writers, philanthropists, and …

10 incredible space photos from astronaut Don Pettit's new book

Spaceborne just landed in book stores<p>"To travel in space is to be awestruck, over and over and over."--Don Pettit, <i>Spaceborne</i>.<p>Don Pettit and his crewmates flew into space three times, capturing about 600,000 photos from their shuttle missions and long-term stays on the International Space Station. …

Space Exploration

Watch People “Play” with the Sun & Moon in Dennis Stever’s Wonderfully Radiant Images

Here’s a cool photography trick used to maximum effect. Dennis Stever is a Dubai-based photographer who is shooting an ongoing series where he …

Photography

Oxford University will offer free online courses in 2017

The highest ranked university in the world will soon join prestigious institutions like Berkeley, Harvard and MIT in offering free massive open online courses (MOOCs). Starting in February 2017, Oxford University will partner with nonprofit online learning platform edX to teach a freely available …

This Tiny Camera Takes Pictures Of Space That Would Make NASA Blush

The Tiny1 is a point-and-shoot designed for astrophotography.<p>Ever been out under a beautiful night sky, and tried to take a picture of it with your smartphone or a handheld camera? If so, you know how bad the results usually are: the sky-filling moon in a sea of bright stars reduced to a smudge of …

Remote control your DSLR for less than $40

For several years now, Camranger has been the only choice if you want to tether your Nikon, Sony or Canon DSLR wirelessly to your phone or tablet. …

Andromeda smash-up: distant galaxy is rushing towards Earth at one million mph - with no hope of deviation

Is this a space invasion? It does indeed resemble one. In fact it is a splendid Nasa photograph of a Geminid meteor shower:<p>Such events are caused when fragments of dust often far older than Earth crash into our atmosphere at tens of thousands of miles per hour, each causing a mini-explosion. This …

Andromeda Galaxy

Articles about 8 companies are revolutionizing kit homes on Dwell.com - Dwell

With seemingly limitless plans, styles, and sizes, kit homes are an intriguing alternative for homebuyers.<p>In the past, talk of a kit-built house would sometimes conjure images of a tumble-down, rustic timber cabin.<p>Inspired by Nordic nature, Honka offers prefabs and custom-built log home kits at an …

Prefab Homes

Kitchen Tech: Does the Homping Grill deliver on its promise of healthy, smokeless + portable BBQ?

Portable grills are not a new thing, nor are they especially complex: if you’re looking to do basic tailgate-quality BBQing or Japanese-style yakitori grilling, you can achieve either goal for around $50 plus the $10 cost of charcoal, ignition fluid, and matches. What that will get you is a little …

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Illuminated Book Sculptures Form Highly Detailed Magical Worlds

Artist Su Blackwell utilizes beloved novels as an uncommon canvas and builds upward to create bewitching book sculptures. For her latest standout exhibition, she was inspired by how one's dwelling can act as an imaginative space. “The works include dwellings, such as lighthouses, wood cottages, …

Sculpture

Photographer Explores the Beautiful Diversity of Redheads

Between one and two percent of the world's population are redheads, according to BBC News. While gingers are usually thought to be white, pale, and of Celtic-Germanic descent, the reality is that there are millions of people of color around the world who have freckles and fiery locks of hair. …

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Mystic Sunrise

Winners of the 2015 National Geographic Traveler Photo Contest

After months of seeing the amazing entries in the 2015 National Geographic Traveler Photo Contest, it's finally time to announce the winners! Selected from more than 17,000 global entries in the categories Travel Portraits, Outdoor Scenes, Sense of Place and Spontaneous Moments, Anuar Patjane …

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If you don’t have video in your content mix, you’re missing out. It’s simpler to make than ever, ...<p>November 1, 2017<p>Want to know how to make …

The 10 Best Fashion Instagrams of the Week: Taylor Swift, Emma Roberts, and More

This was the week that Instagram earned its very first CFDA award (congrats, ’grammers!), a media prize that was presented to founder <b>Kevin Systrom</b> by the selfie queen herself, none other than <b>Kim Kardashian West.</b> Amongst the other lucky winners on the night was shoe designer and <i>Vogue</i> Contributing …

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Take A Look At The World’s Best Tiny Houses

Don’t you wish you lived here?<p>With rising rents, a short supply of housing, and more people flocking to cities, it’s no wonder that micro-dwellings have become a zeitgeisty solution for modern living.<p>In <i>Big Little House</i> (Routledge, 2015), Houston-based architect Donna Kacmar chronicles the economic …

Photographer Creates Detailed Miniature Worlds with LEGO Characters and Life-Size Objects

French artist Samsofy started out by photographing extreme sports in urban areas, but has recently focused his camera on smaller subjects. Using geek culture as inspiration, the imaginative photographer places LEGO characters next to real scenery and life-size objects, creating a world where these …

Lego

Breathtaking Photos of the Night Sky Capture the Beauty of the Cosmos

Finnish photographer Mikko Lagerstedt captures breathtakingly beautiful photos of the night sky shining over magnificent landscapes. Dazzling stars, glimpses of the Milky Way, and otherworldly auroras can be seen with startling clarity in his gorgeous images. Each shot is an extraordinary …

Photography