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Photolemur fixes your snaps on autopilot [Review]

Some photographers spend hours tweaking an image, using powerful editing software to pull details out of shadows and wring out every ounce of color.<p>A new program called Photolemur for Mac and Windows understands you don’t have that kind of patience or expertise. If you can drag and drop, you’ve …

Mobile Photography

The city Le Corbusier built: inside Chandigarh – in pictures

Cities,India,South and Central Asia,World news,Le Corbusier,Architecture,Photography,Art and design,Unesco,Culture<p>In 1950, India’s prime minister Jawaharlal Nehru invited the architect Le Corbusier to design a modernist city that broke with the country’s colonial past. Shaun Fynn explored the world …

Architecture

This egg-farming game is my new addiction

Have you ever spent a sextillion on Motivational Clucking? I have<p>As I type this, my chicken farm is populated by 7.3 million chickens producing 2.7 billion eggs per minute. I have 41 septillion dollars in the bank, which will buy me a couple more upgrades for the machine-learning incubators that …

Katyn Museum / BBGK Architekci

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> Katyn Museum is there to commemorate a painful episode of Polish history which took place during the …

World War II

The Complete Nintendo Switch Buyer's Guide

The Nintendo Switch is finally here! If history repeats itself, Nintendo may have problems keeping up with demand. If you see a Switch in stock, I'd …

Symphony Tor / Poonsook Architects

‘Symphony Tor’ is the main entrance of Kunalai Symphony’ -the private housing development project-,one of the cluster in ‘Kunalai Westgate’, which …

10 Tips To Perfect Your Architectural Photography

Our modern day, image-obsessed culture has got us consuming a large quantity of architecture through photographs, as opposed to physical, spatial …

Apple Shows Off iPhone 7’s Low Light Ability in New ‘Shot on iPhone’ Ads

By now, you’re familiar with Apple’s “Shot on iPhone” ads: giant billboards and posters showing off high quality photos taken with Apple’s latest …

Mobile Technology

This artist uses amazing Photoshop skill to transfer his subjects wherever they want to be

There are not many photographers left who don’t use Photoshop. Sometimes it’s just a tool for small enhancements, and sometimes it’s used to create a …

Tutorials

7 Tips for Better Street Photography

Not many photographers find it easy to aim a camera at a complete stranger and walk away with a photograph. Street photography is the ultimate …

Street Photography

Tim Cook turned Apple into a ‘boring operations company,’ says former engineer

A former Apple engineer has accused Tim Cook of turning Apple ‘from a dynamic change-maker into a boring operations company.’ In particular, he says that by seeking to avoid conflict between teams, Apple has lost the dynamism that led to the creation of the iPhone …<p>Bob Burrough made the accusation …

Tools and Tips for Still Life iPhoneography

Some professional photographers are bashful to admit that they sometimes set their DSLRs aside for their iPhones. But, when push comes to shove, the …

Mobile Photography

Striking and Poetic Street-Photography by Vincent Pflieger

Vincent Pflieger started to shoot without thinking to become a photographer. He simply wanted to catch some interesting daily details with his …

Photography

Safely Use Any Bag as a Camera Bag

Camera bags are great for protecting your gear, but if you aren’t a professional photographer spending cash on a dedicated bag can be excessive. …

Take Harvard's Online Course in Digital Photography for Free

If you've always wanted to take better photos and you have 10-15 hours to dedicate to the endeavor, you'll be pleased to know this: Harvard, one of …

15 Awesome DIY Ways to Organize Your Kids Rooms

When it comes to keeping your kids organized, the task can become nearly all consuming. Little kids (or kids of any age, really- we weren’t exactly …

How the iPhone's reveal 10 years ago today changed Google forever

On January 9, 2007, a crowd gathered at the yearly (and now defunct) Macworld conference in San Francisco to hear the latest keynote speech from Apple’s late co-founder and CEO Steve Jobs. As it turned out, the speech may have been the biggest one of his life, and the largest announcement in …

Winning Proposal for Cultural Village Mixes Architectural Archetypes and Nature in Cyprus

Alkiviadis Pyliotis and Evangelos Fokialis have won Second Prize in the European architectural competition for the new Cultural Village of Lemba, in …

Hardscaping 101: Railings

Most people put more brain power into deciding what top-quality decking material they should use than into agonizing over the type and design of a …

Living in a Grown Up Home: 5 Designers Reveal Their "I've Arrived" Decorating Moment

As lovers of home design, most of us can probably relate to the feeling of that "I've arrived" decorating moment; when you feel like you've <i>made it</i>, …

Under One Roof / Kengo Kuma & Associates

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> The new campus for Swiss Federal Institute of Technology in Lausanne (EPFL) is named Artlab, which …

Headquarters Brand Loyalty / Voss Architecture

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> The challenge in this project was the transformation from a dull, outdated office block to an inspiring …

These Sketching Tutorials Will Make You Want to Bust Out Your Moleskine Right Now

Even as architecture moves deeper into the digital realm, drafting and rendering by hand remains quintessential to the craft. The George Architect …

Sketching

Nawamin 24 House: a contemporary simple house in Bangkok by I Like Design Studio - CAANdesign | Architecture and home design blog

Architects: I Like Design Studio<br>Location: Bangkok, Thailand<br>Year: 2013<br>Area: 4.090 ft²/ 380 m²<br>Photo courtesy: Soopakorn Srisakul<br>Description:<p>“The …

Architecture

COBY Kindergarten / Tsushima Design Studio

The location of this kindergarten is in the midst of a low-rise residential area with severe site constraints and limitations on both the design and …

Architecture

Farming Kindergarten / Vo Trong Nghia Architects

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> Vietnam historically an agricultural country is facing changes as it moves to a manufacturing based …

Vegetable Gardens

RUNNING Pacidal! Kindergarten Sinchen / Wang, Pe-Jen Architects + Lin, Chi Chin

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> This is a daycare center primarily for Amis aborigine children- the indigenous people of Taiwan, and …

Abandoned Buildings

Hanazono Kindergarten and Nursery / HIBINOSEKKEI + Youji no Shiro

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> This site is located in Miyakojima where it's about 2000 km away from Tokyo in Japan to the southwest. …

Le Monastère des Augustines / ABCP Architecture

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> The Monastère des Augustines, site of the first hospital in America north of Mexico, offers visitors a …