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Create Perfect Portraits in Lightroom Using These 6 Classic Retouch Techniques

With portraiture, what you see is not always what you want to get. Even the very best portrait with the perfect model will often need some form of …

Adorable Portraits of a Little Boy and His Teddy Bear

Adrian Murray was inspired to get serious about photography, especially since he realized that the childhood years of his kid would be fleeting. …

Danny MacAskill releases breathtaking Isle of Skye tricks video

Watch footage of trials rider Danny MacAskill risking life and limb on the Isle of Skye's notorious Cuillin Ridge<p>Danny MacAskill's has made a name for himself as one of the world's most fearless trial cyclists by documenting his exploits in a succession of YouTube videos since 2009.<p>It all started …

Santa Cruz

Friday Fresh Free Fonts - Thirsty Script, Arca Majora, Seriffic

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 …

Storm Chaser Films Rolling Cloud Formations That Make You Feel like You’re Underwater | Colossal

<p>Earlier this summer, storm chaser Alex Schueth managed to capture a timelapse of a rare cloud formation called a undulatus asperatus during a storm …

Sprawling Antarctic Port Mimics Jagged Ice Formations Along Frozen Coast

Sergiu-Radu Pop, an architecture student taught by Zaha Hadid at Studio Hadid Vienna, unveiled development plans for the Earth's final frontier with his proposed <i>Transformable Antarctic Research Facility</i>. The project envisions a sprawling center for vital research as well as environmental tourism, …

Architecture

Behind the scenes: The Perfect American storyboards – in pictures

Australia’s Dan Potra faced a unique challenge when designing Philip Glass’s new opera: how to capture the life and times of Walt Disney, without infringing on copyright? Here his storyboard sketches are a peek into how the ambitious show was put together<p>Potra on Walt Disney and his heart of Glass …

500px Blog

How to Use the Elements of Composition to Complement Each Other in Your Photographs

Composition is something that every photographer wants to understand. There’s always that need to figure out how to compose an image properly to get …

Landscape Photography

This Full-Color 3-D Printer Sounds Too Good To Be True. Is It?

Popular Science sat down with botObjects to ask some questions about their controversial 3-D printer. We left with some answers, and some new questions.<p>Back in May, a startup called botObjects unveiled what seemed like a stunning consumer gadget: the world's first full-color, desktop 3-D printer, …

Hung Up

Articles about 8 light filled rooms we love on Dwell.com - Dwell

Method Homes’ compact Element 1 prefab model rises to the challenge of a difficult building site.<p>Somewhere between the fanciful beasts of Where the Wild Things Are and the hand-drawn charm of Marimekko, the characters in the...<p>DWELL Your Rooms We Love OFFICIAL COMPETITION...<p>Las Vegas designer Logan …

Pacific Ocean

Cars Articles, Photos and Videos - AOL

Volvo Concept XC Coupe: Reimagining Swedish SUVs

Damn, this thing looks good.<p>As we all know, Volvo made its hay with industry-leading safety advancements. But safety tech isn’t the differentiator it once was, with most automakers peddling similar gadgets and similarly safe vehicles. So Volvo is trying to reinvent itself as a style leader, and …

Plug-in Hybrid EVs

Will I see the northern lights tonight?

Answers to commonly asked questions about seeing one of nature’s wonders: the aurora borealis or northern lights.<p>Spaceweather forecasters at NOAA are …

Astronomy

Getting Started with Nightscapes

Winter is the perfect time to practice nighttime photography. I took advantage of the long nights during my Christmas holiday to make some …

Getting to Know Picasa - a Free Image Editor and Browser by Google

Secrets to Crafting Top-Quality Beauty Portraits: Studio Lighting

In this article I would like to share some of the basics and tips for those of you who enjoy shooting beauty portraits with controlled artificial …

It's a wonderful dogs' life

Travis and Gus - two German shorthaired pointers - are the furry duo in this shoot by Canadian photographer Steph McCombie. From their Instagram account, they appear to share their passion for dressing up and posing for, frankly, daft photoshoots. They wear matching elf hats, wrap up warm for the …

Walking in a Winter Wonderland - Winter Photography to Motivate you

Photography

Interesting Photo of the Day: Supercell Storm Brewing

Looking like a scene from <i>The Wizard of Oz,</i> this remarkable photo shows an ominous supercell storm descending on a farm in Nebraska. Professional …

Photos

Step Into the Void Above the French Alps

High up in the French Alps, on the top terrace of the Aiguille du Midi mountain peak, sits a new five-sided glass structure called the Chamonix Skywalk. The installation was inspired by the Grand Canyon's glass skywalk, but it takes the concept to the next level. Instead of looking out over a …