Alicja Trefler

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The Hateful Eight review: 'only Tarantino can do this'

he close-up was always Hollywood’s answer to the portrait, but the spaghetti western turned it into a landscape. When Sergio Leone first zeroed in on Clint Eastwood’s narrowed eyes and gritted teeth in A Fistful of Dollars, he wasn’t just showing off his leading man’s face – he was revealing the …

6 Essential Tips for DSLR Video

Nowadays, it seems that the majority of DSLR, mirrorless, and even point-and-shoot cameras have video features. In fact, the video features on the …

A Santa Cruz Victorian Fit for a Queen

As the owner of Stripe Design Group and two auxiliary decor stores in Santa Cruz, CA, British expat Suna Lock enjoys the city’s Victorian …

Best Indoor & Outdoor Composters: DIY, NatureMill, Worms, Bokashi & 4 More

(Image credit: Maxwell Ryan)<p>We've run "Best Composts Bin" posts in past years, but they were a mixed bag between actual compost bins and attractive …

Composting

How To Make a DIY Grill Cover

Don't leave your grill to shiver out in the cold! Cover it up!<p>Cold weather is right around the corner and that means the grill will be getting a lot …

Sewing

Faking the Look of Super Slow Motion by Animating Still Photos

Here’s a 1-minute video titled “Revolution,” created by Dubai-based photographer Sherif Mokbel “to support all the free people fighting for their …

Benoit Paillé Photographs the Virtual World of Grand Theft Auto V – BOOOOOOOM! – CREATE * INSPIRE * COMMUNITY * ART * DESIGN * MUSIC * FILM * PHOTO * PROJECTS

Montreal-based photographer Benoit Paillé uses the virtual world of the Grand Theft Auto V video game to question the practice of photography in his …

Animation: “Birder Dash” by Max Litvinov – BOOOOOOOM! – CREATE * INSPIRE * COMMUNITY * ART * DESIGN * MUSIC * FILM * PHOTO * PROJECTS

Apparently this is Max Litvinov’s first animated short, kinda hard to believe though. Fantastic style here, really looking forward to seeing more. …

Animation: “I Decided To Leave” by Daniel Britt – BOOOOOOOM! – CREATE * INSPIRE * COMMUNITY * ART * DESIGN * MUSIC * FILM * PHOTO * PROJECTS

This surreal animation by Daniel Britt (from the insanely talented This Is It Collective) is nothing short of a masterpiece. Brilliant writing, and …

Blood Work: Mandalas (Portraits) by Benjamin Garner – BOOOOOOOM! – CREATE * INSPIRE * COMMUNITY * ART * DESIGN * MUSIC * FILM * PHOTO * PROJECTS

I went to the Emily Carr Grad Show on the weekend and saw the powerful work of Benjamin Garner. This piece above is a portrait of a 37 year-old First …

“SandcastleMatt” uses the drip method and found objects to create ephemeral sand sculptures ( via Thisiscolossal)

How To Edit Underwater Photography

If you have ever tried your hand at underwater photography, you will quickly realize that there is quite a bit of post production work required to …

Tutorials

Let's Pack Our Bags: Packing and Travel Tips by Light Stalking Photographers

Photographers are always fired up for the next distance and day trip which means packing the right cameras, lenses and gear. Sometimes day trips can …

15 Easy Ways to Improve Your Photo Skills Without Buying New Gear

New cameras, lenses and accessories open up the possibility of fresh adventures in photography. In reality though, most of us have to make do with …

15 Charming Small Towns You Need To Visit In Italy

Is this where fairytale characters live? Locations suggested by these answers on Quora.

19 Everyday Struggles Of Being A Right-Brained Person

Can you make it through this post without daydreaming halfway through?

I think photography has been wrestling with a burden of telling the truth, which I don’t think it was ever particularly good at — but does it float

So excited! My new web series premieres Monday! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yZXnD7O04jU&list=UUheL-cUqfzUB8dfM_rFOfDQ #TeamCatMojo

“Voyage on the Planet” by Chiu Chih – BOOOOOOOM! – CREATE * INSPIRE * COMMUNITY * ART * DESIGN * MUSIC * FILM * PHOTO * PROJECTS

An incredibly poignant artistic piece by designer Chiu Chih. Forces the viewer to think about tough issues like the environment and our ever changing …

Turning Weapons Into Instruments / Pedro Reyes “Disarm” – BOOOOOOOM! – CREATE * INSPIRE * COMMUNITY * ART * DESIGN * MUSIC * FILM * PHOTO * PROJECTS

Artist Pedro Reyes, and new media studio Cocolab, are turning dismantled weapons into mechanized musical instruments! Watch the video below to see …

Lee Jin Ju – BOOOOOOOM! – CREATE * INSPIRE * COMMUNITY * ART * DESIGN * MUSIC * FILM * PHOTO * PROJECTS