Steven Deacon

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10 Things You Need to Know About Masking in Photoshop

Masking is one of the most important techniques or skills to learn in Photoshop. In this tutorial, we will explain 10 things you need to know about …

Graphics

Best albums of 2013: 20-11

20 David Bowie – The Next Day<p>What we said: "Despite the lyrical density, The Next Day's success rests on simple pleasures, not a phrase you'd ever use to describe Lodger or Station to Station. You could argue that means the naysayers still have a point. For all the pointers it offers in that …

INSANE Domino Tricks! (Hevesh5 & MillionenDollarBoy)

Star Wars Blooper Reel from "The Making of Star Wars" Enhanced eBook by J.W Rinzler.

Art Wars, Famous Artists Redesign ‘Star Wars’ Stormtrooper Helmets

Art Below founder Ben Moore has teamed up with Andrew Ainsworth, creator of the Stormtrooper, to create the <i>Art Wars</i> art exhibit. It features …

Helmets

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Wildlife Photographer of the Year 2013

The Wildlife Photographer of the Year competition, founded in 1964, is an annual international showcase of the very best in nature photography. Owned by the Natural History Museum and BBC Worldwide, the contest includes 18 individual categories, ranging from birds and mammals to "Creative Visions" …

Inside GitHub’s Super-Lean Management Strategy–And How It Drives Innovation

Comedy is central to a lot of our video content. I think that just to strip it down to the fundamentals, I think that comedy is fun and people like …

Product Management

The Strange Floating Garbage Piles of Artist Masakatsu Sashie

Experimental Light Painting Self-Portraits

Self-portraits aren’t exactly ground-breaking — in fact, the word “selfie” was recently added to the dictionary — but Alex DeForest‘s self-portraits …

10 Innovators Who Changed the World in 2013

These brilliant engineers, designers, and dreamers captured our imagination by creating swarms of smart rescue robots, cars that drive themselves, and a rugged rover that could change the way we think about exploring the Red Planet.<p>These brilliant engineers, designers, and dreamers captured our …

Want to Brew Your Own Beer? There’s an App for That!

Okay, it’s technically more than just an app, it’s a brewing system that connects with your smartphone, and it’s about to make brewing your own craft beers virtually foolproof. Thanks to Brewbot, a new Kickstarter project from the U.K., you’ll soon be able to ditch the thermometers and rely on an …

Feel Like Sampling Frozen Pints Craft Beer Ice Cream?

Launched just over a year ago, Frozen Pints craft beer ice cream is the first product to market of its kind.<p><b>By Chad David Shearer</b><p>Calling all Dawg …

Bottoms up! Brew your own beer with this countertop box

Craft beer and microbreweries have exploded in popularity over the last decade, prompting many enthusiasts to try making their own suds.<p>I've never done that, but it sounds like a lot of trouble. Not to mention a lot of time that could be better spent drinking craft beer.<p>Enter the PicoBrew Zymatic, …

Craft Beer

Craft Brewery Or Indie Band: How Hipster Are You? (QUIZ)

As food editors, list upon list upon list of the best craft beers and breweries float into our inboxes every day, and it's hard not to be overwhelmed by the sheer endlessness of it all. Adding to the confusion is the quirkiness of some craft breweries' names -- take Toppling Goliath and Surly, for …

Fantastical Fictive Beers Print by Pop Chart Lab | BLDGWLF

New print by Pop Chart Lab charting all sorts of fictional brews from movies, books, and TV shows.<p>Here at Pop Chart Lab we’ve meticulously charted …

TV shows

8 Strange Beers to Shock the Bud Light Out of You

When it's time for a beer, you probably have a few classic go-to brews. Rev up your tastebuds, because these offbeat beers are nothing like that.<p>Some …

What I Learned at the Great American Beer Festival: A Brewer's Perspective

<b>Editor's Note:</b> Jesse Friedman is the cofounder and brewmaster of Almanac Beer Co., a San Francisco based brewery specializing in beers brewed in collaboration with local farms. This year was his first trip to the Great American Beer Festival as a brewer, so we asked him to share a bit about his …

Chutney maker's top five tips to cut down on food waste

From getting to know your cupboard to making better use of your freezer, there are many easy ways to reduce food waste in your home, according to Rubies From The Rubble's Jenny Dawson.<p>Jenny Dawson, founder of award-winning chutney company <b>Rubies in the Rubble</b>, gave The Telegraph her top five tips …

The Great British Bake Off - how does it translate around the world?

How is The Great British Bake Off run around the world?<p><i>The Great British Bake Off</i> is one of the biggest hits for the BBC at the moment, with BBC Worldwide – the corporation's business arm – selling the format earlier this year to Australia, Poland, Italy, Belgium, Ireland, Denmark, Norway, Sweden, …

Ben Okri: 'Are you ready for African food?'

It is the first time I have started an interview while running for a bus with its subject but so much about Ben Okri – and the lunch we are about to share – is out of the ordinary. He is charming, clever, funny, occasionally bombastic and flamboyantly unpunctual – half an hour late for our …

Brett Beyer photographs Jean Georges complex kitchen from above - The Fox Is Black

New York Times recently published this great photo of the kitchen of Jean Georges, one of the top French chefs in the world, which was taken by Brett …

Shake: New Book Shows Hilarious Dogs in Motion

Our friend and photographer Carli Davidson has just released a brand new book that features her signature series <i>Shake</i>, a fun collection of images of dogs caught mid-shake. Using high-speed photography, Carli captures dogs as they're shaking off water, but it's their expressions that make this …

A Mathematician Finds The Formula For The Perfect Pizza Pie

Finally, someone does the math on one of the world’s most popular, varied–and hotly contested–foods.<p>There’s a formula for pi, so why not for pie (pizza pie)? Pizza–of which the round kind has an area of pi times radius squared–is among the world’s most beloved foods. Yet what constitutes pizza …

University of Sheffield

A Scratch-N-Sniff Book For Budding Wine Snobs

Why should the wonders of scratching-and-sniffing be reserved for those under the legal drinking age? A new wine book has a nice nose and not a hint of snobbery.<p>There’s a secret language spoken in the often self-serious world of wine tasting: Words like awkward, clone, note, legs, bouquet, and …

Wine

An iPhone-Controlled Robot To Brew Your Beer

The new Brewbot takes the complicated chemistry out of DIY beer brewing.<p>There’s never been a better time for craft beer aficionados in the United States. New brews are taking over menus in bars and specialty shops, and this summer it became legal to home brew in all 50 states. Legalizing home …

Beer

Exclusive: 17 Downright Beautiful Electric Guitars from Famous Rockers

Like David Crosby, Jimmie Vaughan, and Robbie Robertson.<p><b>The electric guitar.</b> The thing can take you to heaven or beckon you toward the devil. Each one, if put in the right hands, imbued with the potential to make a legend. Van Halen, Crosby, Vaughan, Johnson, Santana, Nielsen, Allman — legends like …