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This Photographer Shoots Portraits in the Style of Old Master Painters

Gemmy Woud-Binnendijk is a Dutch fine art photographer whose portrait photos may make you feel like you’re walking through a museum. Her style is …

Having Driven The 2018 Mercedes-Benz S-Class Coupe, I No Longer Care For Other Vehicles

There exists the implication that if you are driving a Mercedes-Benz S-Class, you are in something that is—at least on a few levels—the very best car …

Detroit Auto Show

2018 Range Rover Velar: Two touch screens too many?

New for 2018, the Range Rover Velar enters a field flooded with luxury crossovers. Like so many overlooked middle children, it’s challenging to tell where Velar fits even within the Rover family.<p>The fourth crossover sibling in the more luxurious Range Rover lineage is slightly larger than Land …

Alfa Romeo

Timelapse: 30 Days of a Cargo Ship in 10 Minutes and 80,000 Photos

Here’s a beautiful 4K time-lapse video by JeffHK that condenses 30 days of a cargo ship’s journey across oceans into 10 minutes containing 80,000 …

Watch Porsche Assemble The 911 Turbo S Exclusive Series

Porsche have opened the doors to Stuttgart to showcase the creation of their latest beast known as the 2018 911 Turbo S Exclusive Series.<p>Standing as …

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Car Spotting In London Makes You Realize How Poor You Are

In between chasing Paganis through the Tuscan countryside and inhaling tire smoke at the Goodwood Festival of Speed, I spent a couple of weeks in …

Supercars

Basics Of Shooting Cityscape On A Telephoto Lens | Moment

How-To<p>Basics Of Shooting Cityscape On A Telephoto Lens<p>Words<p>| Moment<p>Previous Post Next Post<p>Usually, when it's time to photograph a cityscape, people …

Modular tiny homes made of hemp could solve workforce housing

Hemp grows to maturity in just four months; lumber takes 20 years<p>Tiny homes have been pitched as a way to downsize your lifestyle, go on vacation, or even as a way to house the homeless, but they also offer a possible solution for pricey towns like Aspen and the Hamptons. The high cost of real …

Living Rooms

Photoshop Trick: Learn How to Expand Dynamic Range and Make Your Photographs POP! (VIDEO)

Here’s a simple but powerful Photoshop tutorial demonstrating how to rehabilitate flat and boring images with a few tips and tricks for expanding …

Tutorials

How Subaru's AWD Systems Actually Work

Subaru uses four different all-wheel-drive systems on its cars. Here's how they all compare.<p>Over the years, Subaru's cars have been made famous in the northern parts of the U.S. thanks to their fantastic all-weather abilities. The company's all-wheel-drive is standard on every new car (except the …

Merrywood, Jackie Kennedy’s childhood home, goes on the market for $49.5M

The stuff of WASPy dreams<p>You can all but picture Jackie Kennedy Onassis, as a young girl, frolicking through the halls and gardens of this regal mansion in the affluent Washington, D.C. suburb, or the many glamorous parties that were hosted here over its nearly century-long history.<p>Merrywood, the …

Real Estate

It Takes Nine Days to Build One Ford GT

The people behind Forza got an inside look at the Ford GT factory. It's more McLaren than Ford.<p>The GT is built unlike any other car in Ford's lineup. It's actually put together by legendary racing firm Multimatic outside Toronto in a small factory that employs just 100 workers. This plant looks …

Lucid Air Apparently Far More Luxurious Than Tesla Model S

Perhaps this is because according to Lucid Motors CTO Peter Rawlinson:<p><i>“The inspiration for the Lucid Air was drawn from the travel experience of the</i> …

Tesla

A Day of Luxury: 24 Hours in the BMW 750Li

Different cars have different functions. A Bentley Continental GT should be the ultimate continental cruiser and a Tesla Model S is supposed to fool …

Mercedes-Benz is building cars that know the road better than you do

As we approach a blind corner on a twisty mountain road above Sunnyvale, there's a moment when I'm sitting in the passenger seat of a pre-production Mercedes-Benz S-Class and I'm not sure that the updated Intelligent Drive will really slow the car down in time for what's up ahead. It does and …

Honda brings Civic hatch back in style

Good things don't necessarily come in small packages. It's more like good things make great use of space. The 2017 Honda Civic hatchback is one of the roomiest compact hatches, which makes it competitive not just with other hatches but with America's darling, the compact crossover.<p>The Civic hatch …

Honda Civic

Lucid Motors’ sleek Tesla-killer redefines electric luxury

Excuse me, I’ll be stargazing from the backseat<p>The last time I was inside Lucid Motors’ prototype electric car, the interior was a jumble of exposed wiring and metal parts, the passenger door had to be pushed open from the inside, and nary a cupholder could be found. To be sure, I was riding in the …

Tesla

4 Fantastic Portrait Tutorials: Tips & Tricks for Better Photos

Learning to photograph people is a rite of passage for any photographer. When it comes to portrait photography, there’s so much to consider: …

Lucid Motors announces aggressive $60,000 base price for its luxury all-electric sedan: Lucid Air with 240 miles of range

When Lucid Motors announced its all-electric luxury sedan called ‘Air’, it was presented as a serious competitor to Tesla’s Model S, but we expected to be priced higher than Tesla’s flagship vehicle. It starts at $68,000 for a Model S 60 with 218 miles of EPA-rated range.<p>The startup is announcing …

Tesla

Witness the Immaculate Ballet of a Bugatti Chiron Being Assembled

Inside the Molsheim factory where the 1500-horsepower Chiron is built, everything is spotless and perfectly placed.<p>The Bugatti Chiron, with its 1500-horsepower W16 engine and 261-mph top speed, is far from a typical car. So you'd expect the factory where it's hand-assembled by just 20 …

Kids are loving this tiny Rolls-Royce they get to drive to surgery

There's nothing like a ride in a luxury vehicle to take your mind off things. But if you are well below driving age and in the hospital for surgery …

The Jaguar F-PACE sets a new standard for beauty in luxury SUVs

It's a Jaguar. It's an SUV. It's a Jaguar SUV.<p>Yes, that day has finally come. At the Los Angeles auto show in 2015, Jaguar Land Rover officially unveiled its first-ever sport utility for the US market. Last year later, we got our hands on it.<p>In the flesh, the vehicle, called F-PACE, was as stunning …

New Jersey

Designing One Vanderbilt: The architects of KPF discuss the incredible 1401-foot undertaking

There are a number of towers on the rise poised to change the New York City skyline, but few are anticipated to have an impact as significant as One …

Skyscrapers

Perfection in the making: Bugatti lifts curtain on Chiron production line

The production process starts, as you'd expect, with the customer nailing down the final specification of their car. Potential owners sit down with a …

How To Become A Car Photographer

For DW Burnett, a self-taught car photographer who shot the February cover of <i>Road & Track</i> magazine, shooting cars isn’t really about the cars. “When it comes to making a photograph of something, the car being special is really just one part of it,” he says. “There are so many other factors that …

Ford Mustang

How to photograph cars like a pro

Want to take great photos of your own car, or fancy ones at motor shows? Follow our tips to help you get the best shots.<p>Do you want to take dramatic photos of the awesome exotic cars you'll find at motor shows? Or perhaps you want to get great shots of your own gorgeous car?<p>Car photography isn't …

National Parks

Which Mirrorless Is Right For You? DigitalTrends Sizes Up The α7 Series | Sony

Are you ready to go full-frame mirrorless but aren't sure which α7 camera is the best fit for you? Digital Trend's Daven Mathies does the leg work …

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