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What Makes A Great Photograph? | Behind The Lens With Joel Grimes

It is probably <i>the</i> question, paramount to all others, that should be addressed by new and old photographers alike. <i>What makes a great photograph?</i> Joel …

The sourdough crispbread the foodies love

The unlikely collaboration between two former Cadbury Schweppes executives and a Swedish baker led to the creation of a crispbread adored by Nigel Slater and Mark Hix<p>Challenged to imagine the world’s least exciting food company, you might start with a quartet of fiftysomething directors who have a …

THE SHOT: Robyn's Odyssey

In 1977, I was given the ultimate National Geographic assignment: track down a mysterious and stunningly beautiful young woman named Robyn Davidson who crossed 2000 miles of treacherous Australian outback alone with four camels and her dog Diggity. I photographed her five times during her nine …

Which brand of chips has the most chips in a bag of chips?

Dan Gentile of Thrillist has done God's work. He decided to take it upon himself to answer a question anyone who has ever sat on a couch for a long …

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Michael Moore’s 13 Rules for Making Documentary Films

Michael Moore's 13 Rules for Making Documentary Films<p>With Moore’s permission, below you can find his keynote in its entirety:<p>1. My number one guiding …

Travelling Books: Vintage Van Carries Literature Around Lisbon

You're probably well-acquainted with the idea of the food van. The more sartorially minded may have even visited a fashion truck. Now, it's translated into literature aimed at tourists.<p>In June 2013, three entrepreneurial literature lovers from Portugal's capital created a nomadic bookstore that …

14 Charming GIFs Made From the Smithsonian's Steampunk Prints

Here’s one way to get the kids interested in libraries again: turn the archives into whimsical little GIFs, like the ones found on the Smithsonian …

Fascinating X-Ray GIFs Give You a Peek Inside Your Joints

Graphic designer Cameron Drake recently created these captivating X-Ray GIFs for a website he is working on. Edited together from several X-Rays, the …

13 Breathtaking Places To Visit In Sussex

Yea, Sussex by the sea!

The many faces of British poverty in France

<b>A little-known charity has been helping out destitute British people in France for nearly 200 years. If the causes of poverty were once wars and revolutions, now it's more likely to be a house purchase gone wrong.</b><p>Just a few years after the fall of Napoleon at the battle of Waterloo, the British …

7 Memory Skills That Will Make You Smarter

Take it from Peter Brown, Henry Roediger, and Mark McDaniel, authors of "Make It Stick: The Science Of Successful Learning."<p>"We need to keep learning and remembering all our lives," they write. "Getting ahead at work takes mastery of job skills and difficult colleagues ... If you're good at …

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Fuji x100s Fan Club

The Story<p>I picked up my first Fuji x100 (pictured above) off of Craig’s List years after it was introduced. I picked it up for three reasons….<p>I’m not …

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You must watch this amazing guy playing Star Wars on a pipe organ

Seriously people, you <i>must</i> watch Jelani Eddington's incredible rendition of the Main Title from the <i>Star Wars Symphonic Suite</i> on a Sanfilippo Wurlitzer …

First Portable Audio Recorder from JuicedLink

I don't know about you, but for me this is very exciting news. Robert from JuicedLink has made an announcement showcasing their first '<b>Portable Audio</b> …

New online platform wants to take on YouTube | Reuters

(Reuters) - Wonder PL, a new video platform for lifestyle content that launched on March 13, is taking direct aim at YouTube and Vimeo while hoping to capitalize on the soaring popularity of online video.<p>Visitors stand in front of a logo of YouTube at the YouTube Space Tokyo, operated by Google, in …

Big Food is in wilful denial about the harm sugar does to our children | Aseem Malhotra

Only by improving processed foods can we tackle obesity among the young. Just beware hysteria about fruit<p>I don't believe that anyone chooses to be fat. The Gallup International survey of 57,000 adults revealed that health is what mattered most in life, followed by a happy family environment. So how …

This Cheap, Recyclable Passive House Assembles Like Lego

The Passive House movement is a wonderful thing. What could be wrong with a voluntary standard that encourages people to make their houses as energy …

40 Creative And Free Hand Drawn Fonts

Today, we have come up with another interesting collection of more than 40 most wanted beautiful and free hand drawn fonts that you can use in your …

20 Deliciously Designed Food & Drink Menus

Menus are like the business card of a cafe, restaurant or bistro. Apart from the atmosphere, the menu provides the sort of lasting impression that</b> …

Fresh Free Fonts for your Next Design Project

Fonts are the part and parcel of the world of designing! For all those who are in this field know well how important it is to find the right font for …

10 Tips for Designing with Type on a Photo

One of the best techniques to have in your toolkit is designing with type on and around images. But it can also be one of the toughest concepts to …

41 Quick & Easy School Lunch Ideas to Pack for Your Kids

It's back-to-school time, and we've got 41 quick and easy lunch ideas to keep your kids happy—or at least relatively so.<p>Sometimes, parents write small notes of appreciation to put in their kids' lunchboxes. Which is sweet. But you know what they say: Actions speak louder than words. Make one of …

Death metal: the island that's paying the price for your tablet

<i>This article was taken from the March 2014 issue of Wired magazine. Be the first to read Wired's articles in print before they're posted online, and</i> …

Create a bestselling app in three hours for less than £100

You don't need to be a programmer to break into the App Store's top charts. All you need is 100 bucks and a free afternoon.<p>You'll need a halfway …

100 Trips Everyone Should Take In Their Lifetime

And if you're stuck in front of a computer all day, then yours probably is, too.<p>We've updated our bucket list of travel destinations to include reader suggestions and 2014's travel hotspots.<p>From eating pizza in Naples to skiing in Japan, these are the 100 trips everyone should take in their …

Food and drink industry makes progress on development-Oxfam | Reuters

BERLIN (Reuters) - Many of the world’s top food and drink companies are taking steps to improve their social and environmental impact on poor countries, although there is still much more to do, development group Oxfam said on Wednesday.<p>The Oxfam logo is seen on a signage outside a store in Dalston …

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 …