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Apple is Offering Free Photo-Editing Lessons Over the Phone

Want a free photo editing lesson? Apple wants to give you one. The company is offering 30-minute one-on-one training sessions over the phone on how …

Photo Editing

A year with Apple's 5K iMac: Still the best Mac for your money

Video<p>By<p>It's been over a year since Apple refreshed its iMac lineup with updated hardware and added Thunderbolt 3. After long-term daily use of the …

Digitizing Film with the Nikon D850 and ES-2 Digitizing Adapter

Here’s a 6.5-minute video by B&H in which photographer David Flores goes hands-on with digitizing film slides using the Nikon D850 DSLR and new ES-2 …

7 things Albert Einstein taught me about creativity

But first, this critical distinction:<p><b>Creativity is</b> — solving problems, fashioning products, or defining new questions in a way that is novel.• <b><br>Art is</b> — …

Creativity

The Graphic T-Shirt Matrix

Making sense of the garm of the moment.<p>It's hard to imagine life without graphic t-shirts. Since Jean Seberg's "Breathless" New York Herald Tribune tee, the they have been ubiquitous and universal. A staple in wardrobes—and life—for decades.<p>Right now they are having a full-blown moment. Not just …

Surfer's Monster, 80-Foot Wave Came from a Hidden, Underwater Canyon

An astonishing video that circulated on Twitter yesterday (Aug. 13) shows a surreal and stomach-dropping scene: An azure wave, streaked with vertical …

Big Wave Surfing

Malcolm Gladwell on why we shouldn’t value speed over power

<b>Malcolm Gladwell</b>, known for his deep inquiries into how the social sciences impact our day-to-day lives, recently sat down for a talk with <b>Adam Grant</b>, …

Portraitist — Glamour and Fashion Photography by Johnny...

Alexander Wang is the first designer to feature in the Pirelli Calendar

Pirelli has been producing an annual calendar filled with some of fashion’s most iconic images since 1964. Last year, they brought together an all-black cast including Naomi Campbell and Whoopi Goldberg for their <i>Alice In Wonderland</i>-themed shoot, as captured by fashion photographer Tim Walker. Now, …

Marvelous Beauty and Lifestyle Portrait Photography by Georgy Chernyadyev

Fabulous female portraits by Georgy Chernyadyev a.k.a. imwarrior (previously featured), a gifted photographer, retoucher, and artist currently based …

This Camera Crushes Your Phone---and Still Fits in Your Pocket

It’s nice to finally be done with the “Can you really take good pictures with your phone?” debate, isn’t it? Most high-end smartphones from recent years take excellent photos suitable for everything from posting on Instagram to printing on billboards. Steven Soderbergh shot an entire movie with an …

The Next Hot Market: Freelancers

Starting a business, even a one-person shop, comes with financial risk. But does “the system”—government, banks, healthcare companies and other institutions—add to the hazards, by making life unduly hard for the self-employed?<p>That question—once rarely asked by anyone other than freelancers …

Employment

These Cannabis Teas Will Help You Have Better Sex. You’re Welcome.

Tea parties just got a lot sexier thanks to Amanda Jones and Jennifer Chapin. The co-founders of Kikoko are taking herbal refreshment to the next …

12 Brilliant Tech Hacks For Your Next Trip

Ready, set, bookmark! To make your trips as hassle-free and enjoyable as possible, we've rounded up the best tech travel hacks on the web — from how to pack properly to how to share photos once you've returned, you'll find it all right here. How did we ever travel without them before?<p>When you're on …

Vaginas absolutely need sex or they’ll waste away: study

It’s a painful condition that can leave you itching, even burning down there — and no, it’s not a sexually transmitted infection!<p>Just when you …

Adobe Announces Project Rush: Video Editing Made Quick and Easy

Adobe has realized the need to make video editing easier than it is with Premiere, After Effects, and the like. And they've now created Project Rush, …

What's in My Bag: Eric Ward's (@littlecoal) Go-To Cameras, Lenses & More

Alpha Imaging Collective member Eric Ward is known through his Instagram @littlecoal, for shooting mesmerizing landscapes all over the word, …

Mad genius attaches telephoto lens to 20-year-old Game Boy Camera

Back in the Game Boy-era Nintendo released the Game Boy Camera. This plastic shooter would go into your Game Boy's cartridge slot and let you take tiny black-and-white photos that were low-res even by '90s standards.<p>Two decades later someone decided to upgrade a Game Boy Camera by attaching an …

Hyperealistic Human Body

If the work of Mexican painter Omar Ortiz is often called hyper-realistic, it is because in looking at his paintings, sometimes it’s hard to believe …

Glowforge can 3D print on wood, leather, and fabric objects

Glowforge today formally launched its line of 3D laser printers, allowing creators to print objects made from materials such as leather, wood, acrylic, paper, fabric, cardboard, metal, glass, ceramic, stone, laptops, and even chocolate.<p>It may seem like something out of science fiction. But …

Glowforge opens public orders for its desktop 3D laser cutter

Hardware startup Glowforge, which makes a desktop laser cutter and engraver for home or office use, has finally opened up sales to the general public.<p>The maker-targeted device, which can ‘print’ (read: engrave/laser cut) a variety of materials including leather, wood, acrylic, glass, and even the …

CNC Engraving Photos

LinkWhen combined with software that converts images into halftone or other artistic patterns, a computer-controlled engraving machine can produce …

Review: PaperAir 215L, the portable scanner that simplifies paper to digital conversions

While we’d all like to imagine we live paperless lives, the reality, even in 2018, it is far from the truth. A new product called PaperAir by Avision …

HP's New Large Format Z Series Printers Unveiled in Germany

<i>If you want to print big, HP has unveiled some new printers just for you</i><p>It’s not everyday that companies launch new printers, let alone new large …

Iman, torso horizontal, Atlantic Beach, New York by Herb Ritts on artnet

Past Auction<p>Herb Ritts• <i><br>Iman, torso horizontal, Atlantic Beach, New York</i>, 1986<br>• 39 x 46.8 cm. (15.4 x 18.4 in.)<p>Artist:<p>(American, 1952–2002)<p>Title:<p><i>Iman,</i> …

Teacher dated student for weeks before oral sex in school: cops

An Arizona teacher was reportedly “dating” a student for weeks before she was arrested on suspicion of having sex with the 13-year-old boy in a …

Reckless dolphin totally body-slams unsuspecting paddleboarder

You never realize just how large dolphins are till one of them body-slams you.<p>Andrew Hill, an Australian paddleboarder, came face-to-face (er, …

Sixteen Crucial Items I Take on Every Photoshoot

You'd be surprised how just a few extra items packed in your camera bag could help you to steer away from many problems that may arise while out on a …

Extra, Extra! Bella Hadid's Newspaper Bikini Just Made Headlines

Bella Hadid hung out on the beach with her friend Cully Smoller, simultaneously backing her other pal Frankie Stark's new swimwear line: Dipped in Blue Bikinis. We don't know much about the label, which hasn't officially launched yet, except that it's "Made in the USA" and predictably features some …