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Free & Cheap London Events: 31 March-6 April 2014

<i>Interesting and unusual things to do for a fiver or less this week.</i><p>All Week<p>Europe For All, By All is an exhibition featuring a group of London-based …

You’ll Be Shocked By What This Model Really Looks Like Before Photoshop

It’s official: mass media has gone too far. And not only have advertisers successfully indoctrinated us by telling us what women should look like, …

Photography Tips

Fashion loves the look of fast food right now - but doesn't want to eat it

<b>There seem to be a lot of references to food in fashion these days, such as the supermarket in the Chanel show. Is it now fashionable to eat?</b><p><i>Charlotte, by email</i><p>Ha ha ha – you funny! Yeah, SURE eating is fashionable, Charlotte, if by "eating" you mean "counting chia seeds, calculating your glycemic …

Secret Teacher: why our working hours just don't add up

Now, I know it's a long time since you were at school so we're going to start with the basics, Michael. Just a little maths. It shouldn't be too difficult; as long as you pay attention, you'll see it all adds up. Michael? Look at me, please. Remember how important it is not to be distracted by your …

How I Learned To Stop Comparing Myself To Others, And Love My Own Ideas

That last bragging tweet by a talented so-and-so got you down? Jealous of a competitor’s Facebook status update? It’s time to step away from the social media, forget about forces you can’t control, and concentrate on only one thing: being the best you realistically can be.<p>When I first started my …

The Act of Killing: don't give an Oscar to this snuff movie | Nick Fraser

The Act of Killing,War crimes,Documentary,Film,Indonesia,World news,Oscars 2014,Errol Morris,UK news,Khmer Rouge,Pol Pot,Arthur Koestler,Oscars 2015<p>It has won over critics but this tasteless film teaches us nothing and merely indulges the unrepentant butchers of Indonesia<p><i>The Act of Killing</i> won the …

'Genius' Girl Scout entrepreneurs sell cookies outside cannabis dispensaries

Girls Scouts are raising funds by selling their cookies to hungry cannabis users but some believe it is 'not appropriate'<p>The world of Girl Scouting is facing a dilemma after enterprising young members began targeting cannabis users with their cookie drives.<p>First to set up a stall outside a medical …

Cannabis

Photographs and Watercolors Merge in Surreal Paintings by Aliza Razell | Colossal

<p>Using self-portrait photographs and watercolors, artist Aliza Razell has been exploring several abstract narratives by merging the two mediums in …

British Airways tops UK brand rankings

Airline tops ranking of brand strength in the UK for first time as Apple falls to 14th place<p>British Airways has topped the latest Superbrands survey for the first time as Apple plummeted to 14th place below Kellogg's and Andrex.<p>The flag carrier beat more than 1,500 companies to the top of the …

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Little Girl Explores an Orange Color-Themed World

Fine art photographer Adrien Broom is back to continue her fantasy-filled series known as The Color Project with <i>The Orange World</i>. Having first begun the project with the intent of creating an eight-part exploration of the world of color as seen through the eyes of a little girl (starting with …

Art

New in the Shop: Artistic Photos of Poland by Michal Koralewski

Polish photographer Michal Koralewski has been capturing artistic renditions of Poland's landscape, architecture, and changing seasons. By sectioning off a single frame, the creative photographer is able to exhibit the visual differences of a single setting throughout the seasons. Koralewski …

Beautiful Houses: Boz

This week we will show you the beautiful House Boz in Pretoria, South Africa, a project by Nico van der Meulen Architects. This house is super …

Planningtorock mix for Fader - The Fox Is Black

Kyle introduced my to Planningtorock, a Berlin based electronic musician who often explores gender issues in songs, pitching her voice lower to sound …

Unique Ultraviolet Portraits Reveal Beauty within Flaws

Brooklyn-based photographer Cara Phillips developed this intriguing portrait project that uses ultraviolet light to reveal every tiny little imperfection across a person's face. To produce the black and white series, the artist set up on the streets of New York with a sign that said “Free …

Photography

Captivating Illustrations of Children Raised by Wild Animals

Often the subject of folklore or legends, feral children are typically portrayed as having been raised by animals in the wild just as they are in Malika Favre's series of shrewdly designed illustrations, aptly entitled <i>Feral Children</i>.<p>Favre is a French illustrator living and working in London, …

Folklore

Travelling Man Photographs His Motorhome Along Portugal’s Coast

In 2011, photographer Alessandro Puccinelli decided to take a break from his professional work in commercial photography to concentrate on personal projects that all center around one of his greatest passions in life, the sea.<p>Puccinelli bought an old (but he insists, a very well constructed) Hymer …

Photography

Long Exposure Photos of Japanese Cherry Blossoms at Night

We have featured photographs of the cherry blossoms trees in Taiwan and every year there is a flood of photos as thousands of Americans flock to Washington DC to see the cherry blossoms bloom on the National Mall, but these new images by a Japanese photographer known only as Arixxx are particularly …

What it's like to taste words

For as long as James Wannerton can remember, he has tasted words and sounds. It has helped him pick girlfriends, judge politicians and recall memories<p>My earliest memories are of tasting words and sounds. When I was four I used to travel on the Tube to school. Back in those days the trains used to …

Relationship Red Flags for Men: 14 Red Flags to Look for in a Relationship | The Art of Manliness

You’ve probably had a friend who started dating a woman that really made you scratch your head. She was flaky, possessive, and high-drama. Everyone …

11 Exercises That Will Strengthen Your Attention and Concentration | The Art of Manliness

In this series on mastering your attention, we have emphasized the fact that attention is not just the ability to focus on a single task without …

Photo Noir: The art of photographer Cornel Lucas – in pictures

Photographer Cornel Lucas was a pioneer of film portraiture, shooting both British and American stars. He specialised in carefully composed and lit images, and in 1998 he became the first stills photographer to be awarded a Bafta. Photo Noir: The art Of Cornel Lucas is a new exhibition of his work …

AF-ON & Back Button Autofocus: This May Just Change the Way You Shoot Forever

Still autofocusing by pressing halfway down on your shutter release? Well, suppose I told you there’s another way that you might even like better? …