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6 Powder Rooms That Pack a Punch

These half-baths prove that powerful pattern and color work wonders in cramped quarters.<p>These half-baths prove that powerful pattern and color work wonders in cramped quarters.

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LEGO Releases Kits of Birds

Have a budding ornithologist in the family? LEGO's latest kit is of three birds. The hummingbird, robin, and blue jay were chosen from LEGO Ideas, a …

7 Trends From 2014 That Aren't Going Away

We're wishing these 2014 trends a long and happy life.<p>We're wishing these 2014 trends a long and happy life. This article originally appeared on

25+ Front Door Colors and Ideas for the Prettiest House on the Block

It's the easiest way to add instant curb appeal.<p>Go sunny with a cheery yellow, demure with a dove gray, or bold with a true red. After all, your front door is your home's first impression. Make it a good one.

19 Enviable Celebrity Kitchens

Where your favorite stars cook, eat, and entertain.<p>Where your favorite stars cook, eat, and entertain. This article originally appeared on


6 Mistakes You Make When Making Your Bed

A few key fixes can make a difference.<p>Making your bed certainly isn't rocket science, but the difference between a messy display and an especially smooth (and super-inviting) mattress is actually all in the details.<p><b>1. You lay your top sheet pattern-up.</b><p>Placing it pattern-side down is actually the …

BRAND NEW House Tour: Jill & Chris' Beautiful Prairie-Style Craftsman Home --> Gorgeous, dark-wood architectural details, soft and subtle colors, built-in cabinets, wood-trim details, carved doorknobs, stain glass windows, hardwood flooring and decorative lighting. It’s a feast for the eyes!

Yongnuo Products Are Now Carried by B&H, Including a Canon Lens Clone

Yongnuo has taken another big step towards legitimacy as a third party brand for camera gear. The Chinese company’s wares are now being carried by …

Applied Relativity: The Leica M-A

Somewhere in this meandering tale of chance encounters and philosophical philosophizing, there’s a review of the new Leica M-A camera — a camera that …

Mística X - Photographs and text by Brandán Gómez | LensCulture

<i>We photograph things in order to drive them out of our minds.</i><p>—Franz Kafka<p>This is the story of a failure.<p>Religion, new age movements and childhood tales tell us that there is something beyond reason, those stories talk about transmigration, devils, goodness, heaven and hell. They have been passed on …

A Closer Look at Nikon’s New Phase Fresnel (PF) Lens Technology

Weighing just 1.66 pounds, Nikon’s newly announced 300mm f/4 is the world’s lightest 300mm full frame prime autofocus lens. It’s also the first Nikon …


This is a True Color Photo of Saturn and its Moon

The image above may seem like some kind of artist rendering, but it’s an actual true color photograph showing Saturn, its rings, and one of its …

Using Squarespace Cover Pages for Your Photography Portfolio

Berlin Street Photography by Martin U Waltz

PHOTOGRAPHER ON TUMBLR @vastwun is an photographer from Melbourne, Australia aged between 21-35 years. I fell in love at first sight in his photographs. Lost places, dark halls, abandoned buildings...