Arjuna Del Toso

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Bright, bold designs for an arts festival from Italian agency Studio Mut

It’s fairly hard to resist making dog puns when writing about an agency called Studio Mut at the end of a long day, so we’ll just get it all out the …

The Sunny 16 Rule - how to take photos without the use of a light-meter

<i>On a sunny day, from spring to autumn, from mid morning to mid afternoon, the correct exposure for any subject is f/16; the according shutter speed</i> …

Adriatic Adventure: Travels in Two Italian and Slovenian Coastal Cities

Nearly 3.5 million people live along the iridescent shores of the Adriatic Sea, with tourist-flocked Split, Croatia and Venice among its best known cities. Yet Trieste, Italy and Piran, Slovenia are two impressive coastal gems that are often overlooked.<p><b>Trieste: Where East Meets West in Italy</b><p>Walking …

This Couple Sold Everything To Take A Dream Trip Around The World

Three cocktails later, Danika remembers, the couple had decided to quit their jobs to travel abroad for six months. "Chris can pretty much get me to say anything when he bribes me with good food and cocktails!" she said laughing.<p>From there, it was a whirlwind. The plan was originally to spend one …

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“An excellent retrospective.” —Vanity Fair on our “Garry Winogrand” exhibition. Read the review and come view Winogrand’s iconic photographs this holiday weekend: http://met.org/1mRB9ef

Metropolitan Museum of Art Makes Public 400K High-Res Images of Its Collection

NYC’s Metropolitan Museum of Art has officially made available 400,000 high-resolution digital images of the collections it currently has in its …

Meet Conrad Heyer, Born 1749: The Earliest Born Person Ever to Be Photographed

At the ripe old age of 103, New Englander Conrad Heyer, a veteran of the American Revolution, sat down to have his portrait taken. Maybe he knew this …

3 Composition Rules You Have Probably Never Heard of Before

Composition is one of the most important skill areas of photography. Of course, some may argue that it is the camera, while others would say it is …

Mid-Century Photos Capture Slices of Postwar Italy Life

After the end of World War II and the downfall of dictator Benito Mussolini, a new movement was born in Italy: Neorealism, which realistically portrayed the desperate conditions of the poor and the working class after the war. While Neorealism was a film movement, the same gritty aesthetic and …

How to do Great Photography Even When Your Surroundings are Boring

I have always been fascinated with great photography taken in areas that people might commonly refer to as ‘boring.’ I use the word boring because …

Meet The Woman Sewing Life-Sized Dolls Of Everyone Who Dies In Her Village

Ayano Tsukimi, age 64, is one of just 37 people still living in Nagoro, a village in the Iya Valley of Shikoku in Japan. When Tsukimi was young, her rural village population was in the hundreds, but as elders passed away and youngsters relocated to the cities, Nagoro shrank in size.<p>Tsukimi won’t …

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The Easter Rocket War of Vrontados

Every Easter, in the Greek village of Vrontados, members of rival churches sitting across a small valley stage a "rocket war" by firing thousands of homemade rockets towards each other while services are held. The objective for each side is to strike the bell of the opposing church. The festival, …

Simple Trick Allows You to Transfer Images Onto Wood Using Only an Inkjet Printer

In what is one of the coolest photography hacks I’ve seen in a while, Steve Ramsey from Woodworking for Mere Mortals shows you how to easily create a …

“Not Available on the App Store” Stickers Remind Us There Isn’t an App for Everything | Colossal

<p>Three Hyper Island students (Caio Andrade, Rafael Ochoa, and Linn Livijn Wexell) dreamed up the idea of making “Not Available on the App Store” …