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Science Can Now Explain Why People Can’t Shut Up About Their Last Trip To Europe

We've all got that one mate who 'did' Europe, or a 'never done before' trip to South America (where they were so immersed in the culture they 'forgot …

Travel

The world’s hottest shopping city is becoming a ghost town

If you want to see the future of storefront retailing, walk nine blocks along Broadway from 57th to 48th Street and count the stores.<p>The total number …

Real Estate

An Artist’s Dilemma: What To Do With All The Canvases

Support the news<p>Commentary<p>There’s a dirty little secret among artists. It can be summed up this way: We create art. Our art does not sell. We stuff …

Art

'Wild Wild Country' Is The Best Documentary About A Homicidal 1980s Oregon Sex Cult That You'll See All Year

The Rajneesshee cult started building their utopian city of the future in rural Oregon during the early 1980s. And while it all began with peace and …

Minor League Baseball

Voyeurism and Kodak Film, Beverly Hills, California by Helmut Newton on artnet

Past Auction<p>Helmut Newton• <i><br>Voyeurism and Kodak Film, Beverly Hills, California</i>, 1989<br>• 49.2 x 48.2 cm. (19.4 x 19 in.)<p>Artist:<p>(Australian/German, 1920–2004)<p>…

Cindy Crawford by Herb Ritts on artnet

Past Auction<p>Herb Ritts• <i><br>Cindy Crawford</i>, 1988<br>• 13 x 10.25 in. (33 x 26 cm.)<p>Artist:<p>(American, 1952–2002)<p>Title:<p><i>Cindy Crawford</i><p>, 1988<p>Medium:<p>gelatin silver …

See the stunning images from the Scottish Landscape Photographer of the Year awards 2018

The winner of the Scottish Landscape Photographer of the Year awards has been announced, with the final selection of images showcasing the rugged, natural beauty in abundance all over the country.<p>This year’s competition saw thousands of entries being submitted from photographers all over the world, …

Landscape Photography

Remove Distracting Elements from Photos with These 3 Simple Photoshop Tricks (VIDEO)

A telephone pole emanating from a subject’s head is the classic example of a distracting element ruining an otherwise fine photo. But there are …

Tutorials

Guide to Mid Century Modern Art

In terms of home decor, Mid-Century Modern usually falls into the period from the mid-1940s through 1965. Some decorative arts historians and dealers …

A Top Portrait Pro Demonstrates How to Pose Models for Better Boudoir Photos at Home (VIDEO)

Anita Sadowska is a professional fashion photographer based in Dublin, and in this quick tutorial she teams up with an experienced model to …

Infographic Guide To Being A Self-Employed Photographer

There’s a good chance that if you’re frequenting SLR Lounge that you are an aspiring, part time, or working photographer. Those belonging to the …

Ditch The Client If Your Contract Lacks These 7 Important Clauses

Getting paid is the biggest issue that freelancers face when they create products or provide services for clients. After all, it can be expensive to go after a non-paying client, and many freelancers are living on an already tight budget. And sometimes freelancers, hungry for business, do not study …

Employment

8 DIY photo filters you can easily make at home

The fascination with degrading the performance of our gear is interesting. On the one hand, why does a person spend thousands of dollars on equipment …

Tilt-shift

Signal 101: How to Send Disappearing Messages for Ultimate Privacy

With Signal's class-leading end-to-end encryption, you can be sure your messages will remain secure as they travel to the recipient. However, once …

This peptide may explain female sexual behavior

A new study finds that a particular peptide — kisspeptin — plays a vital role in female sexual behavior. It could open the door to better treatments …

Neuroscience

'Not appropriate at all' – Gigi and Bella Hadid spark furious row over naked British Vogue cover

Gigi and Bella Hadid stripped down for the latest issue of British Vogue.<p>Not only are Hadid sisters well recognised in the industry but also their …

Meet Australian Open Winner Caroline Wozniacki

Caroline Wozniacki won her first title.<p>Caroline Wozniacki has had quite the last few months. In early November, the Danish tennis star announced her …

Tennis

Inside the mysterious LA sex club that costs up to $75,000 a year and is rumored to have hosted Gwyneth Paltrow as a guest

Snctm, a members-only elite sex club that hosts international events, is in hot water — and it could potentially jeopardize the privacy of its wealthy members.<p>The club — where a basic membership costs $20,000, while the special "Violet Key membership" for male members is a one-time payment of $1 …

Bow Ties

This Instagram-famous pilot's photos of thunderstorms, blinding sunrises, and the Northern Lights show what it’s like to work from the cockpit at 37,000 feet

Van Heijst is also a travel blogger and photographer. He takes photos of the incredible views he enjoys from the cockpit via his Instagram account, then writes about them on his blog.<p>From blinding sunrises to the Northern Lights — or navigating his way through a violent front of thunderstorms — …

Northern Lights

Patterns In Black And White Photo Contest Winner

Thank you to all the photographers that shared their photos with patterns in B&W in the Patterns In Black And White Photo contest with chances to win …

Photography

Allegations against Bruce Weber cost him show in Europe

The allegations against Bruce Weber are even affecting his standing in Europe.<p>The Deichtorhallen Hall for Contemporary Art in Hamburg, Germany, has …

Samsung slips up, gives us an early look at potential 860 Pro 4TB SSD

<b>Update 1/23:</b> Samsung has officially announced the 860 Pro and 860 Evo consumer SSDs. Storage sizes range from 256GB to the rumored (and now confirmed) 4TB, with prices going from $139.99 for 256GB Pro to $1,899.99 for the 4TB Pro model. Samsung’s 860 Evo 256GB starts at a much more approachable …

Out shooting with the most elite camera I've ever held

I took a super-expensive Phase One monochrome-only camera out for a photoshoot and it taught me a lot about my own photography.<p>I'm a professional photographer with more than 15 years of experience. Still, I was daunted when I took a £54,000 camera system out for a photoshoot test drive.<p>I normally …

Photography

Making Acrylic Pour Art with a Colander

I watched in curious suspense, wondering what the heck “Mixed Media Girl” was up to as she poured color after color of acrylic paint into a colander that was positioned over a canvas (and a drip grate/tray).<p>Once satisfied with the amount of paint she saw spreading out onto the canvas, she lifted …

33 Inspirational Photography New Year’s Resolutions and Assignment Ideas

Dear friend,As the new year is coming up, here are some new years resolutions we can apply to our photography:London, NYC, Kyoto, Tokyo:See upcoming …

Street Photography

Photographer of the Year 2017: Alex Noriega

2017 has been a great year for landscape photographers. There’s been an abundance of amazing imagery and the lists of inspirational photographers …

Ten Hacks for Your Camera in Less Than 100 Seconds

Photographers and cinematographers sometimes find themselves in the middle of a shoot wishing they had some piece of equipment to get that shot just …

Hacking

Here's what those weird flashing lights over Denver were

We now know what those flashing white and red lights were that flew over Denver around 9 p.m. Saturday night.<p>The 9NEWS newsroom received well over a …

The Most Underrated Yet Powerful Tool Photoshop Has Hidden Away

For some reason, Photoshop has decided to bury one of its most powerful tools in a place few photographers would ever look. Here's how to find and …

The New Ihagee Elbaflex Now Comes in Two Models and Two Mounts

<b>Ihagee announces adding a “Base” model and choice for an M42 lens mount for the new Elbaflex</b><p>With 10 days left and a little less than halfway of its …