Caitlin Rierson

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5 Illegal Photos Of London’s Abandoned Underworld, Captured By Daring Place-Hackers

A new book showcases the work of 12 anonymous photographers obsessed with spelunking London’s forgotten tunnels.<p>Aboveground, London is an exceptionally clean and well-groomed city, but its streets hide an dystopian-looking underworld, blocked off from the vast majority of the public for decades. …

Friday Fresh Free Fonts - Duma Bold, Reis, Big John

Friday fresh free fonts is a series of free fonts posted every Friday, yes I know it's awesome. I will look forward to bring a lot of great fonts …

Surreal Photo Collages & Mixed Media Artworks by Matthieu Bourel

Some surreal photo collages and mixed media artworks by Matthieu Bourel.<p>Matthieu Bourel is a French artist currently living and working in Berlin, …

Newly-Opened Markthal Rotterdam Features Dazzling 36,000 Square-Foot Mural

The <i>Markthal Rotterdam</i>, a covered food market and housing development in the Netherlands, has officially opened after five years of construction. It was designed by Dutch architects MVRDV, and the nearly 312,000 square-foot space looks like it was well worth the wait.<p>The most striking feature of …

The Impermanence Series by Seung-Hwan OH

Impermanence – Experimental photographic artworks by Seung-Hwan OH.<p>Seung-Hwan OH was born in Seoul, South Korea. After studying film and photography …

3 Photographic Special Effects You Can Create Without the Help of Photoshop

What do you think of when you hear the term “special effects”? Your favorite sci-fi movie or a state of the art video game, perhaps. Do you ever …

Comfort Objects: Portraits of Children and the Dolls, Blankets and Stuffed Animals They Hold Dear

Did you ever have a ‘comfort object’ as a kid? Maybe it was a security blanket, or a beloved stuffed animal that you carried around everywhere. Maybe …

Notre Dame's Russell speaks out on academic investigation

Suspended Notre Dame cornerback KeiVarae Russel took to social media to vent his frustrations with the school's academic investigation.<p>It seems that …

Stuck for Ideas? Try These 7 Creative Ideas for a Photography Project

An idea is a powerful thing. Every creative process starts with an idea. But as a creative bunch, we all have been through times when we couldn't get …

The Art and Science of Bokeh: 3 Simple Ideas to Create Better Background Blur

Both bokeh and blur are terms that are used interchangeably in photography. Bokeh comes from the way the lens pulls in the points of light that are …

Photographer Immerses His Film in Live Bacteria for Years to Create Unique Portraits

South Korea-based artist Seung-Hwan Oh creates some truly unusual portraits by unleashing little microbes and letting them eat away at his medium for …

‘Project: Emoji’ Brings Emojis Into the Real World Through Clever Photography and Photoshopping

This summer, photographer Joshua Chang started a humorous little series that brings emojis IRL (into real life) through composited and Photoshopped …

Blackhawks, Kings give us the best overtime hockey we've ever seen

The Blackhawks and Kings gave us some of the best hockey we've ever seen -- and no, that's not an exaggeration -- in overtime of Game 5 on Wednesday night.<p>At the start of overtime Wednesday night, my hockey-illiterate roommate came home and sat down on the living room couch.<p>"How are the playoffs …

The NFL's Draft Day Hypocrisy

The propagandistic Kevin Costner movie inadvertently highlights just how much pro football doesn't live up to its own ideals.<p>The National Football League has long shown itself to be super-sensitive when it comes its image on film and TV. In 2003, for instance, pressure from NFL execs reportedly …

A Guide To Black and White Portraits

There is an old quote that says, “If you want to shoot fashion, shoot in color, but if you want to shoot emotion, shoot in black and white.” I don’t …

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Breakdancer Does One Arm Handstands in Front of Famous Paris Landmarks

A hip-hop dancer who calls himself Kapstand takes some rather odd, but original photos of himself doing a one arm handstand. What make his images …

Olympic star Phelps closer to swim comeback

Swimming superstar Michael Phelps is getting closer to a competitive comeback that could lead him to a fifth Olympic appearance in 2016.<p>His longtime coach, Bob Bowman, said Tuesday Phelps is probably going to get into a meet “sometime soon.”<p>“He looks like he is definitely in shape,” Bowman …

Swimming

Olympic officials worried about preparations for 2016 Rio Games

Olympic officials have voiced their most strident concern yet over preparations for the<p>2016 Rio de Janeiro Games, which have suffered from numerous glitches and delays.<p>In a statement issued Friday, an IOC coordination commission warned organizers that "every second counts."<p>"With just over two years …

NFL free agent tracker, 2014: Follow all the moves from around the league

It's that time of year when NFL teams go shopping. Follow all the moves, big ones and little ones, from around the league with SB Nation's NFL free agency tracker.<p>The 2014 league year starts Tuesday, March 11 at 4 p.m. ET. That's the technical term for it. Most of the rest of the world knows it as …

Canada and the U.S. set to meet in Paralympic sledge hockey semis

Canadian sledge hockey captain Greg Westlake says it isn't personal.<p>His dislike for the United States has nothing to do with past results, grudges, politics or anything else for that matter.<p>It's all about winning gold at the Paralympics.<p>The two teams are set to face off at Shayba Arena on Thursday …

Islanders Match Franchise Record with 7 Goals in 1 Period

The New York Islanders scored seven third-period goals in Monday's 7-4 win over the Vancouver Canucks, matching a franchise record for most goals in one period, per <i>Newsday</i>.<p>Facing a 3-0 deficit entering the final period, the Isles needed just one minute and 13 seconds to find the back of the net, as …

Lions land their top target, adding WR Golden Tate

ALLEN PARK, Mich. (AP) — The Detroit Lions made it crystal clear to Golden Tate that he was their top target in free agency.<p>They booked a flight for the wide receiver on Tuesday — when free agency began — and courted him the next day at team headquarters. The pitch included a chat with team vice …

Barry Switzer Thinks Johnny Manziel Is an 'Arrogant Little Prick'

Everyone is entitled to an opinion, even if it can come off a little strong.<p>Johnny Manziel has been one of college football's most polarizing figures for the past two years. You either love him or hate him.<p><b>Update: Friday, Feb. 28 at 12:55 p.m. ET</b><p>After sharing his disdain for Manziel earlier in the …

Football (U.S.)

Coach: U.S. lacks speedskating focus

Dutch speedskating coach Jillert Anema knows how the United States can improve on its Olympic 0-fer on the Sochi ovals -- stop playing sports like …

Winter Olympics 2014 medal standings: Team USA adds 2 more medals on Day 15

Team USA added two more medals to its count on Day 15 of the Sochi Games, as Maddie Bowman won gold in the women's halfpipe final and the U.S. women's hockey team won silver after falling to Canada in the gold-medal game.<p>Heading into the final three days of the Sochi Games, American athletes have …

NFL Cheerleaders File Suit Saying They Make As Little As $2.85 Per Hour

<i>Update: In March, the U.S. Department of Labor announced it closed its investigation of the Oakland Raiders, and concluded that the Raiders are</i> …

NFL roundup: Jonathan Martin, Richie Incognito drama; Roman Harper released

The Jonathan Martin vs. Richie Incognito saga continued, the New Orleans Saints parted ways with multiple players, including Roman Harper and more you might have missed from Wednesday in the NFL.<p>The Jonathan Martin situation doesn't seem as though it will end any time soon. On Wednesday, two pieces …