Byju Rajan

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Learn to snowboard in a day

Being strapped to a board at the top of a mountain is terrifying, but Vicky Baker tries to master the snowy terrain<p>I once went skiing, but I was so frightened that I threw myself to the ground whenever I picked up speed. I've since had a recurring nightmare about being stuck at the top of a …

Raise your hand if you are with me on this one: you have some type of artwork around the house that you've been meaning to frame and hang. It just seems to be one of those tasks that feels wonderful once its complete, but is very easy to put off. Well, lets take care of it now. --> http://apttherapy.com/1cROjxT

3 Rules for Taking Care of Houseplants in Winter

You're going to want to move the pot, stat.<p>During winter months, the growth of most houseplants slows down. Apart from plants that keep growing, it is best to reduce watering until the spring. Let the compost dry out before adding tepid water and drain away the excess so the pot doesn't stand in …

The Best Steak-Eating Advice You Can Watch

We might have to get this woman sainted<p><b>For about the first 15,000 years</b> of human history, steak has been pretty much the same. At some point it was invented, I guess, possibly in the form of slicing the things off living animals, as is still done in certain primitive societies today. Eventually …

C#CKFIGHT

Screening at this year's prestigious Slamdance Film Festival (in the Anarchy Shorts category), "C#CKFIGHT" is a nine-minute long mind-bending and voyeuristic exploration of a sweat-soaked back-room brawl. Born and bred in Miami, filmmaker Julian Yuri Rodriguez—a Knight Foundation Fellow at the …

“Exploded” 1954 Mercedes Benz 300 SLR & 1967 Ferrari 330 P4

“Exploded” 1954 Mercedes Benz 300 SLR & 1967 Ferrari 330 P4. Of course it’s a mix of 3d rendering with model cars, but who cares? It’s amazing! The full interview with the artist can be found here: http://bit.ly/180F8zJ Also, be sure to sign up for www.thecollectionroom.com and post your diecast car collection!

The Design Studio Behind Xbox Reviews The PlayStation 4

Teague is known for designing Microsoft’s original Xbox. Here, they critique Sony’s PlayStation 4.<p><i>Even if you don’t know the design consultancy Teague, you know their work–ranging from the original Polaroid camera to the interiors of almost every Boeing plane to date. They were also the firm</i> …

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5 Unconventional Ways to Improve Your Photography

Photography books, schools, websites, and even your local camera clubs are your main source of help when it comes to improving your craft. There is a …

pixelstick: Print Photos In Midair Using This Magical Light Painting Tool

Light painting is something that takes a lot of time and patience. Even after many trial and error attempts, nailing the exact look you’re going for …

Maroon 5 Seeks Out Photo, Ends Up Launching Teenager’s Photography Career

Fame and fortune. They make good fodder for daydreams, but they aren’t in the futures of most photographers. Most of us are happy to receive a few …

eBay has teamed up with the Council of Fashion Designers of America to create a new line in wearable technology: bracelets that double as USB chargers. http://fashion.telegraph.co.uk/article/TMG10417886/Introducing-the-designer-bracelet-that-charges-your-phone.html Photo: eBay

Analysis: 2014 Chevrolet Silverado “Strong” Commercial – Feature

After a brief detour that included a disturbing “Chevy Runs Deep” commercial about the end of the world (“John didn’t make it. He drove a Ford.”), and a sappy one about a kid playing with a toy version of Daddy’s real pickup, Silverado advertising has returned to its roots.<p>“Strong” is essentially a …

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Web Design by Sergei Gurov for HomeMuse Gallery

Website Design.<p>Saint Petersburg, Russia-based art director, graphic and web designer Sergei Gurov created the website design for art gallery and …

50 Lessons for Stronger Photographs

Professional photographer and best-selling author David duChemin just released a very in-depth educational eBook deemed a “BigBook” at 200 pages in …

31 Black-And-White Movies Every Twentysomething Needs To See

Life lessons brought to you entirely in black and white.

A Japanese Dad’s Imaginative Conceptual Portraits of His 4-Year-Old Daughter

Japanese photographer Nagano Toyokazu is a dad much like all dads in that he loves his daughters, Miu and Kanna. Unlike most, however, he’s managed …

24 Crazy Creative Kitchen Storage Ideas

More room to buy more things!<p>If you're lacking on kitchen storage space but aren't feeling a huge reno, it's time to trick out the cabinets, drawers, and island with a few space-saving ideas. Rethink the little nooks and niches and you'll have counter space for days. No demo day required!

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Lost in the Multiplex is here to bring you independent reviews of both newly released and classic films. Instead of obsessing over the latest trends …

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The Art of the Movie Poster

Movies have been a prime source of popular art throughout the last century and up to present day, so it’s little wonder that many of the billboard …

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The best albums of 2013 (so far)

Having just passed 2013's half-way point, it's time for our now-traditional look at the best albums of the year-to-date.<p>Readers have been voting in …

Five Tips for First Time DSLR Owners

Canon Rebel with Canon 50mm F/1.8 on the left and Canon 5D with Sigma 85mm F/1.4 on the right<p><i>FACT:</i> A DSLR will not get you better pictures, knowledge …

Surreal Photos of Women Floating in Zero Gravity by Nikolay Tikhomirov

Moscow-based photographer Nikolay Tikhomirov describes the photographs he’s taken as “art inside me” — and that’s just what they are, art.<p>One of his …

A Charming White Apartment With Colorful Accents In Sweden

Almost all the apartment and houses from Sweden we’ve ever shown you had this very simple and bright interior design. It’s a very beautiful style …

The Sharky Tea Infuser, designed in Argentina by Pablo Matteoda has a clever design that is both fun and useful. The floating tea infuser extracts tea leaves, herbs or fruit in water until completely saturated. During the waiting process, you can see the color of your tea create a beautiful effect which reminded us of the movie scenes where the ocean turned blood red (o

Cheap holidays in Spain: readers' travel tips

Winning tip Capileira, Alpujarras<p>Off the beaten track, yet only two-and-a-half hours from Málaga airport, Capileira is spectacular, full of life and …