Aglin Chiang

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Unbelievably Beautiful Portraits by Matthew Priestley

A photographer based in Mesa, Arizona, Matt Priestley has a portfolio filled with stunning portraits. Manipulating shadows and light, each of his photos look like they could be a part of a magazine spread.<p>Flipping through his Flickr page, you can't help but see his progression, his experimentation …

Is This The Best Or The Worst Christmas Ad Ever? | Inc.com

Absurdly Driven looks at the world of business with a skeptical eye and a firmly rooted tongue in cheek.<p>You try running a supermarket.<p>It's not exactly easy to entice people with anything but prices or your deeply sincere commitment to the organic cause.<p>When it comes to Christmas, people have so …

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18 Ways To Actually Keep Your Closets Organized

You're still going to have to get rid of that sweater you haven't worn in three years.

Here's How To Actually Study For All Your Finals

It's OK, you can put off studying a little longer to read this.<p>But let's skip the introduction. You're here for tips. Here they are.

Beautiful Bird's Eye View Photography

<b>Red Car with Five Flowering Trees</b><p>Klaus Leidorf takes aerial photography to “scary” new heights. Ask him how he gets his stunning shots and he'll tell you that he's a pilot of a Cessna 172 and that he takes pictures and steers at the same time. How? “The plane can be steered by my feet and then I …

Arresting Portraits by Timothy Keen

What is it about Timothy Keen's photos that makes them so unbelievably arresting? Is it the way he uses white space to give his subjects room to breathe, to stretch their arms and gaze up into the sky? Or is it the way he uses composition and lighting to tell an emotionally charged story; one of …

L’Enfant-Femme - Photographs by Rania Matar | LensCulture

Us and Them. In today’s overly politicized atmosphere, it is easy to let our perspective of the world become defined by Manichean geopolitics, through simplified narratives that fill our minds with hate and fear. But take a breath and spend some time with Rania Matar’s photographs. In these …

Wonderfully Refreshing Celebrity Portraits

While we love seeing our favorite celebrities look dark and brooding or even upset (no, it's not the sadist in me), it's also wonderfully refreshing to see them like this – laughing, hamming it up for the camera or just looking lovely. These photos are by Brian Bowen Smith, an LA-based photographer …

25 Beautiful Examples of Vintage Designs

Vintage design is back and this trend is stronger than ever! These examples of vintage designs will show you exactly what kind of vintage styles are …

Finding Beauty in Isolation

Milan-based photographer Settimio Benedusi may be better known for his seductive shots of swimsuit models in <i>Sports Illustrated</i>, but his other editorial work is just as engaging. Each image reflects a different story through stunning art direction. The setting plays almost as big a role as the …

Celebrity Glamour Shots (12 photos)

<b>Marion Cotillard</b><p>I think It's safe to assume that New York-based fashion photographer Mark Squire is a perfectionist. After closely examining each of his gorgeous portraits, it's hard to find any visible flaws. What's most impressive is how he controls light and shadows to create extremely …

33 business books every professional should read before turning 30

To help you figure out how to navigate the professional world and set yourself on the right trajectory, we've rounded up some of our favorite business books.<p>They include career guides, business memoirs, and academic research on how to maximize your time and network.<p>Here are the business books we …

Best known for capturing the Great Depression in the 1930s, Walker Evans photographed American life for nearly 70 years. Depth of Field published by Prestel is the most comprehensive study of his work ever published, covering his early shots of New York and his lesser-known Polaroids

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The world's most beautiful airport control towers

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Australia's gun-control solution

Reutres<p>A man and woman dressed in tactical gear — what police called " prepared " — shot and killed 14 people on Wednesday at a Southern California center for the mentally disabled.<p>This massacre comes just five days after three people died at a shooting that targeted a Planned Parenthood. And it …

Amazon Shows Off New Prime Air Drone With Hybrid Design

Amazon delivered a lovely update on its ‘Prime Air’ project today — almost exactly two years after it showed the first iteration of its drone. You know, the flying delivery drone that some thought was a massive joke meant for April 1st. Included are some high-res shots and two new videos.<p>The video, …

Modern Pin-Up Beauties Flaunt Dresses Made Out of Milk

London-based artist Jaroslav Wieczorkiewicz blends modern interpretations of the classic pin-up girl with high-speed liquid photography. Founder of AurumLight Studio, Wieczorkiewicz produced this playful concept, entitled <i>Milky Pin-Ups</i>, in which gorgeous models flaunt chic liquid dresses made out of …

The Little Book of Thanks

These enlightening quotes and adorable animal photos provide the perfect way to acknowledge everyone who makes a difference.

Stunning Images of What is Happening Behind the Camera of a Nature Photographer

724 Shares<p>Comments<p>We all love animals and photographs of them in their natural, wild habitat. We also know that photographing them is quite of a …

Loving Boyfriend Prepares Symmetrical Breakfasts for Himself and His Partner Every Day

Breakfast is the most important meal of the day, and photographer Michael Zee makes sure he does it just right every morning. For both himself and his boyfriend Mark van Beek, Zee cooks a delicious breakfast at the start of each day. Sometime last year, the two sat down to eat their morning meal …

bask in the beauty of body diversity

Our #SizeMatters week has us delving deep into the i-D archives. We all know that variety is the spice of life so celebrate the beauty in the differing and the divine body types that have been showcased in the pages of i-D.<p>Photography Tyron Lebon, Styling Julia Sarr-Jamois [The Beautiful Issue, No. …

Teen Accidentally Runs Marathon

Whoops!<p>PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A Pennsylvania teenager's family says he accidentally ran all 26.2 miles of the Philadelphia Marathon because he missed a turn on his half-marathon course.<p>WPVI-TV reports (http://6abc.cm/1P6qyLN ) Evan Megoulas runs on his high school's cross country team in Palmyra, 80 …

2015 Holiday Gift Guide For People Who Love Photography

Giving a gift to a photographer can be a tricky thing. We’re picky about our gear, and those T-shirts with cheesy photography jokes aren’t quite as …

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A 12-year-old beat out 16,000 other people to win a Google contest — 7 years later, she’s a successful artist

That's the kind of audience you can garner when your work gets recognized by the most popular search engine in the world.<p>Back in 2008, Moon won Google's inaugural US "Doodle 4 Google" contest, beating out 16,000 other kids from around the country to have her illustration featured on Google's …

13 of the most notorious crimes in American history

There are many reasons that crimes are committed, and while most crimes are quickly forgotten, except by the people directly involved, some are still remembered and talked about decades later.<p>In "The Most Notorious Crimes in American History<i>,</i>" Life magazine rounds up some of the most mysterious, …

this photographer vowed never to retouch her photos after losing a friend to anorexia

Photographer Anastasiya Lazurenko’s project “Pearly Gates” is a haunting tribute to a lost friend and the real, raw experience of being young.<p>"My muses are the gateway to heaven," says Ukrainian photographer Anastasiya Lazurenko, explaining the title of her project "Pearly Gates." She's been …

Still half-built a decade after construction started, is Lavasa – India’s controversial $30bn mega-project – the brave new world for smart cities, or an expensive flop?<p>The All American Diner plays 1950s rock’n’roll through a tinny speaker, the retro booths are traditional red and the burgers are …

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Urban Farming Revolution: Impact Farm Allows You to Grow Fresh Produce in the Middle of the City

Urban farming is most certainly the way of the future. However, some of the largest barriers to this style of food production is a lack of space in densely populated cities, and also climate fluctuation. Copenhagen-based urban design lab Human Habitat seeks to address these issues with their …

Russian marathon runner disqualified after winning race in Japan

A Russian marathon runner has been disqualified and faces further sanctions after winning a race in Japan at a time when his country is under suspension from global athletics, the IAAF said on Tuesday.<p>Viktor Ugarov won the Kanazawa marathon on Sunday, two days after Russia was provisionally …

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