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The 7 best student portfolio sites of 2017

It’s natural to expect a student portfolio to fall somewhat below the standard of a professional designer with years of experience under their belt. …

These secret Netflix codes uncover a list of 'hidden' films and TV shows — and it's easy to use them

To access the extra content, all you need to do is add the code for the desired genre or sub genre to the end of the usual Netflix URL.<p>For example, to access the list for "action & adventure," you would add the code 1365, making your URL become: http://www.netflix.com/browse/genre/1365.<p>Niche sub …

The Science Of Sunrises: 4 Fun Facts

If there was a top 10 of weather-related photos that are tweeted, I am guessing that sunrises are going to be on that list. People always seem fascinated with the peacefulness and beauty of them. And frankly, they are photogenic. I see so many sunrise pictures that I have become immune to them, but …

Therapeutic Photography

Photography can be therapeutic. Sometimes you just need a “photo fix” when you “just gotta get out and make some pics.” It’s the good feeling you get …

Lighting Diagram Sketches That Reveal the Recipes Behind Photos

When photographer Paul Schlemmer started out in photography in his late teens, he spent the first four years studying the subject of light. As he …

Photography

Photographer Shoots Shapes of Light in Spanish Landscapes

During a trip through Spain, French photographer Nicolas Rivals set up geometric shapes of light and shot long-exposure photos of them glowing in …

The bombing of the Rainbow Warrior

Rainbow Warrior in Auckland Harbour after bombing by French secret service agents. © Greenpeace / Unrestricted<p>10 July 1985. The Greenpeace ship the …

46 White Backgrounds Bundle

Eco-Friendly Furniture Uses Glowing Bio Resin to "Self Heal" Salvaged Wood

In nature, trees can heal themselves when wounded while simultaneously promoting healthy growth. Inspired by this self-repairing process, German design company Manufract has created unique furniture pieces that combine salvaged oak with bio resins–this material repairs the wood and forms it into …

Photographer Captures the Amazingly Ornate Ceilings of Roman Churches on an Architectural Pilgrimage

French architect and photographer Florian Pagano spent his honeymoon on an architectural pilgrimage documenting the ornate ceilings of the many churches of Rome. Capturing the overwhelming details and intense colour scope with HDR photographic techniques, Pagano’s images transport viewers straight …

Italy

How to Improve Your Long Exposure Photography with Photo Stacking

Recently long exposure photography has been quite popular, mainly in the landscape photography arena. One of the reasons (among the others) is that …

Winners of the 2015 International Landscape Photographer of the Year Contest

After months of receiving breathtaking landscape shots from photographers around the world, the winners of the 2015 International Landscape Photographer of the Year competition have just been announced. From 2,604 entries submitted by 481 professionals and amateurs across the globe, judges selected …

Nature Photography

A Chic, Minimalist Résumé Template That Features Bold, Over-Sized Typography

<b>If you are</b> looking for a professional résumé design that would still stand out from the pile and get you noticed, this template by Vietnamese graphic …

7 Tips for Photographing Smaller Scenes

A fellow photographer recently contacted me for some tips on how to be more successful in identifying and photographing small scenes in the field. …

13 Exercises for Photographers That Can Help Jump-Start Creativity

Like the world’s tidal waters, photographic creativity ebbs and flows for many of us. Sometimes creativity can use a jump-start, an artificial method …

Landscape Photography

Google's Project Soli turns hand gestures into digital controls using radar

Google has unveiled an interaction sensor that uses radar to translate subtle hand movements into gesture controls for electronic devices, with the …

Animate like a Pixar Pro: 10 expert tips

The team at Pixar are behind some of the best 3D movies to ever hit the screen. Here, directing animators Andrew Gordon and Robb Denovan share their …

Rob 'n' Ron

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Incredibly Creative Stop-Motion Film Made with Only Rubber Bands & Thumbtacks

It’s been a while since we’ve shared a stop-motion film, but ‘A Girl Named Elastika’ by French filmmaker Guillaume Blanchet was a no-brainer. At once …

The Guys Who Animate 'Robot Chicken' Want to Teach You Stop Motion

The people behind <i>Robot Chicken</i>, the aggressively silly stop motion animation TV show on Adult Swim, want to teach you how to animate properly.<p>Stoopid …

9 Unconventional Ways To Stay Young As You Grow Old

Almost hidden by all the news about the UK election was a little gem of an article that appeared in the press last week. It was about how to stay young, as you grow older. Some of the tips included learning a new language, playing an instrument, exercising more and learning a new skill, as all …

Nerd Romance: Leica Lens Ring Ring

If the <i>Leica Guy</i> (Matthew B. Harrison) had any doubt as to the marrying potential of his wife-to-be, it surely evaporated when he saw the wedding gift …

Comment on Beach Character Illustrations by Ruslan Suleimanov by Kosmas Ar

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Tesla’s $3,000 Powerwall Will Let Households Run Entirely On Solar Energy

You almost certainly associate Tesla with cars — very cool cars — but the company has an even grander vision beyond that. Today, CEO and founder Elon Musk unveiled ‘Tesla Energy’ — a new business arm that is focused on ending our dependence on grid power and switching instead to solar energy.<p>The …

Tesla

Incredibly Steep Bridge in Japan Looks Like a Thrilling Roller Coaster for Drivers

The Eshima Ohashi bridge is the largest rigid-frame bridge in Japan and the third largest in the world, but its uniqueness does not stop there. This incredible structure appears to have an extraordinarily steep incline on both sides, making it look more like a roller coaster that you can enjoy from …

Japan

Graphic Designer Creates Brilliant Brand Identity To Promote Himself

<b>To reestablish himself</b> in the design community, and to project a more professional image, London-based graphic designer Kyle Robertson recently …

Graphic Design