Michelle Chan

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Hilarious Photo of a T-Rex Chasing a Wedding Party

Anyone planning a wedding anytime soon should take a look at this hilarious concept by photographer Quinn Miller. The entertaining photo features a full wedding party screaming for their lives as they run frantically away from a T-Rex. It's certainly a unique image and the final result definitely …

Weddings

Interview: Dynamic Photos of Dancers Frozen Mid-Movement by Lois Greenfield

For the last 35 years, legendary dance photographer Lois Greenfield has explored movement and its expressive potential in dynamic photos of dancers frozen in split seconds of extraordinary motion. Twirling, soaring, and contorting into incredible forms, her subjects are immortalized as sculptural …

Landscape Photography

The Extraordinary Story of a Deer Named Lilly and Her Adoptive Human Family

Seven years ago, a mother deer was killed by a car, and as she breathed her final breaths, she birthed two babies. Lilly was the only one to survive …

Suis mon regard - Exhibition review from Galerie VU' | LensCulture

In the photography world, there continues to be much ado about the medium’s status as a documentary (or worse, Truth-bearing) form. But go back well over 100 years to Alfred Stieglitz’s famed image <i>Steerage</i> (1907). In one simple frame, Stieglitz captures a “real” and evocative moment in history …

Landscape Photography

You Can Be Productive or Creative, Not Both

A psychologist offers a reality check for both organizations and individuals.<p>In order to be successful in business you need to have good ideas and to execute on them. If you want to accomplish both you'd better not bury your head in the sand -- the tough truth is these two aims are at odds with …

Creativity

What is Strategy?

In order to set the starting point for future posts, I want to write a few words about what I think strategy is. To many people it is a fluffy …

Watch What Happens When These People Are Told They’re Beautiful

It’s not every day that an 18 year-old’s school photography project makes headlines, but that’s exactly what happened to Shea Glover, a student at …

Sam Altman, Elon Musk, Peter Thiel, and others commit $1B to nonprofit artificial intelligence research lab OpenAI | VentureBeat | Big Data

Several technology luminaries are announcing today that they have committed $1 billion to fund a new nonprofit artificial intelligence research company called OpenAI.<p>Y Combinator president Sam Altman, former Stripe chief technology officer Greg Brockman, Tesla and SpaceX cofounder Elon Musk, …

Artificial Intelligence

UberPool clocks up 45,000 trips in London in first week

New car-pooling service allows passengers to save 25% on standard fare by sharing trip with up to two others<p>Around 45,000 trips were made in the first week of Uber’s new taxi-sharing service in London.<p>UberPool allows up to three passengers to share a car and save money on the standard fare. The …

How Star Wars changed storytelling in film

It’s fair to say that certain goings-on a long time ago in a galaxy far, far away have had a noticeable knock-on effect in your local multiplex. Here are some of the ways in which Star Wars changed storytelling in film.<p>One of George Lucas’s big ideas was that his heroes weren’t just doing their …

Beautifully Surreal Wedding Photos Show Couple Walking on Water

We've shown some beautiful wedding photography on My Modern Met before, but this one takes the cake as the most stunningly surreal. When rain covers the ground with water, Bonneville Salt Flats in Utah, like the famous Salar de Uyuni in Bolivia, gives off the amazing illusion of people walking on …

Weddings

An Office The Size Of A City: Googleplex Designer’s Latest Zany Idea

Clive Wilkinson imagines one way to solve London’s commuting problem: a single-level, open-plan office in the sky.<p>Clive Wilkinson, the designer of the original Googleplex, knows a thing or two about designing offices. And he thinks they’re pretty wasteful. His satirical alternative? An endless, …

Cool Stuff

Solitary Superheroes Find Quiet Moments in Stunning Landscapes

French photographer Benoit Lapray believes that “a photograph has to tell us a story,” and he achieves just that in his series, entitled <i>The Quest for the Absolute</i>. The playful collection of portraits offers insight into the world of well-known superheroes, including Captain America, Spiderman, …

Animation