Axl Semienov

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These Amazing Black And White Photos Of Sydney Were Taken On An iPhone

A few years ago, Australian radio-host Albion Harrison Naish picked up his first smartphone and found a new passion: shooting street photography. Using only his iPhone, Naish hits the streets of Sydney to capture beautiful images of "a representation of life as it currently is."<p>Naish shoots almost …

Dusky Track, New Zealand

Weather dominates one of the New Zealand's longest treks, but sometimes the landscape makes you forget the wet.<p><b>ONLY A FEW HUNDRED METRES</b> from the …

Hiking

Sometimes you have to get out on a ledge 20 stories up for a good story

By now, we’re used to hearing about journalists who risk life and limb to bring us a good story. Some of the time, the personal risk journalists put …

Journalism

Living in: St Petersburg

The former capital of the tsars and tsarinas is one of the world’s most expensive, yet its grace, glamour and 300-year history attracts residents from around the globe.<p>The imperial city built by Peter the Great as Russia’s window to the west is filled with beautiful Baroque and Neoclassical …

European Travel

The language of photography

Photography and technical jargon go together like a DSLR and a hot shoe mounted flash. If you're new to photography there's a lot of lingo to know, particularly around the camera and its equipment. There's ISO, White Balance, RAW, etc.<p>It can be intimidating to try and navigate the world of …

Can Good Design Help You Get Laid?

And if not, what can? Leveraging the power of design, a new site is here to help people rub their parts together.<p>Good design can reveal the beauty of a chair, or send a rocket ship into interstellar space. It can distill form, function, and meaning down to its essence; bridge insurmountable social …

Project One: One Hour, One Camera, One Setting, One Dollar Per Person

While on a half vacation, half business trip to the Philippines, photographer Dennis Sapong decided to spend one free hour at the local public market …

This Stunning Time-Lapse of New York City is a Must-Watch

New York City isn’t what it used to be. Soldiers with M-16s stand guard at Grand Central Station, walking through Times Square feels like you’re on …

Time-lapse Photography

Dispelling 9 Myths About Professional Photography

<b>Q</b>: Who wants to be a professional photographer?<p><b>A</b>: Everyone who owns a camera.<p>Okay, that answer might be a bit hyperbolic, but sometimes it really …

Profit

eBook on How to do a Documentary Photography Project

Have you ever thought about doing your own documentary photography project? Maybe you have or maybe you’ve never even thought of the possibility. …

Street Photography

What Do All These Camera Modes Mean?

The mode dial on a modern camera usually includes a bewildering number of letters and icons. I can never remember what 90% of those modes do, and …

On Assignment: Margo Seibert

<i>UPDATE: Adds video interview of Seibert preparing for her Broadway debut in Rocky, at end of post.</i><p>Learning to light with flashes can be liberating or …

US Winter Olympic team warm-ups – in pictures

As the torch is lit and the final preparations begin for the controversial 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi, photographer Lucas Jackson photographs the US team. Jackson asked each member to go through the mental and physical preparations they would undertake before competing. The result is a …

Vietnam war: classic AP photographs - in pictures

See powerful images of the conflict from the archives of the news agency. They are featured in a new book, Vietnam: The Real War, published on 2 October, that marks the 50th anniversary of the start of hostilities. It includes AP journalist Malcolm Browne's shocking photo of a Buddhist monk taking …

Articles about 101 modern office on Dwell.com - Dwell

PORTLAND – When Sheila discovered Modern-Shed, she knew it was exactly what she had been looking for.<p>What's better than one hundred photos of cabins? One hundred and one photos of cabins.<p>Now that the last laptop computer and toilet-paper dispenser have been liquidated from the once-mighty Circuit …

Laptops

Colored Wooden Rugs by Elisa Strozyk

German designer Elisa Strozyk can do no wrong in my book. She crafts beautiful flexible textiles out of wood making you wonder how she did it. Her …

Furniture

Joined + Jointed at LDF

by LinYee Yuan<p>A number of homegrown brands were launched during this year's London Design Festival, but one of the standouts was the collection of wood furnishings from Joined + Jointed. The debut offering—which includes the striking Concave bookshelf from Simon Pengelly, the Lazy dining table and …

Furniture

Disposable Camera Project (DCP)

Photos of Cool Places & People.<p>Nick Hill informed me about this great photo project. He and some of his friends started the Disposable Camera Project …

Photography

Parnell House by BOX Living

House by the Lake Incorporating Modern Elements of Design in Austria

A home is the only place where you feel in peace with the world, no matter what your brain and heart dictate you. It’s the place that …

National Library of Sejong City by Samoo Architects & Engineers

Samoo Architects & Engineers have designed the National Library of Sejong City, Korea.<p>Description<p>The branch library of the National Library of Korea …

Impressive Two-storey Vacation Home on the Shores of Lake Okanagan

Robert Bailey Interiors completed a two-storey vacation home located on the shores of the beautiful Lake Okanagan, British Columbia, Canada. The …