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How to Create That Urban High Contrast Desaturated Look in Lightroom

One of the more popular styles on Instagram is urban photography that sports a high contrast look with some desaturated colors. When trying to …

Interview: Powerfully Raw Portraits of Homeless People by Lee Jeffries

From sorrow and despair to warmth and dignity, Manchester, England-based photographer Lee Jeffries documents the expressive faces of homeless people in powerfully humanizing portraits. Using only his camera, natural light, and a small handheld reflector, he illuminates incredible details that …

Homelessness

20 Award-Winning Wedding Photographs of 2014

Four times a year, the International Society of Professional Wedding Photographer (or ISPWP) holds a members-only contest to pick out the best wedding photographs of the year. The ISPWP is an organization, created by professional photographers, that brings together the top wedding photographers in …

Everything you need to know ahead of Apple Music’s launch tomorrow

Apple Music makes its big debut tomorrow, June 30, at 8 a.m. PST. It’s going to be a very big day for the music industry, and for us listeners. It’s the day streaming goes truly mainstream. From tomorrow on, it’s officially the streaming era.<p>But how does it work? What artists are going to be …

Apple Music

I Found An iPhone On The Ground And What I Found In Its Photo Gallery Terrified Me

It was sitting beside the curb outside my apartment. A white iPhone 4S in surprisingly good condition. I scooped it up from the ground to get a …

22 Best Free Fonts for Graphic Designers in 2015

Typefaces are an important part of any creative designing process involving written text material.From catchy one-liners printed on t-shirts to …

Typography

What’s that font? 8 tools that let you identify typefaces

Have you found some pretty fonts while browsing through websites but do not know which font it is? “Inspect element” may not be a good option for …

19 Genius Ways To Organize Your Garage

http://diply.com/article/genius-diy-ways-to-organize-your-garage<p>article<p>Hello organized garage!<p>Diply

How the New Christian Left Is Twisting the Gospel

Why the rise of "hip" or "progressive" evangelical churches is resulting in a mass exodus of young people from the teachings of Jesus Christ.

DCILY’S COFFEE LOVER GIFT GUIDE 2014

With one week until Hanukkah begins and two weeks before Santa arrives, there’s still time to get the perfect gift for the coffee lover in your life. …

Coffee

6 Ways Your Health Suffers When You Stop Working Out

Hitting pause on your workout plan can do more than just make you paunchy

Why All Typefaces Are Optical Illusions

Tobias Frere-Jones explains why every typeface designer needs to be a bit of a magician.<p>Take a CLOSE LOOK at this sentence. The capital letters look like they’re the same height, and the the lower case letters look like they’re the same height. But zoom in and you’ll see that’s an optical illusion. …

These Passive-Aggressive Stickers Shame Drivers Who Park In Bike Lanes

Two Toronto cyclists decided to empower fellow riders to fight back. Their bright green sticker is meant to be slapped on the windshield of an …

How I Built a Custom Desk and Wire-Free Workspace for My Photo Editing

For years I’ve struggled with my workspace, I’ve had loads of different ones, from small ones in the corner of the living room in my old apartment to …

2015 Sundance Film Festival Preview: Kurt Cobain, James Franco, and A Scientology Exposé

WATCH THIS!<p>Last year's big hit was "Whiplash," so which buzz movies will premiere at this year's Sundance?<p>01.22.15 5:45 AM ET<p>Sundance Film Festival

Twitter launches 'While you were away' recaps for its iOS app

Twitter is rolling out its "While you were away" recaps for its iOS app today, after the feature was first detailed back in November. Now when you open Twitter's official app on an Apple device, you'll be able to see a snapshot of popular or relevant tweets you missed since the last time you …

​10 Adult ADHD Symptoms Every Impulsive, Procrastinating Guy Must Know

It's not just a problem for kids​<p>Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) is one of the most common mental disorders diagnosed in kids. But while it's often considered a children's condition, it can affect adults, too.<p>According to the National Institute of Mental Health, more than 1 in 10 …

IWC Responds to John Mayer's Open Letter

In response to the singer-songwriter’s heartfelt letter (seen here) that saw him express his<p>In response to the singer-songwriter’s heartfelt letter …

Rejoice! Starbucks is bringing the flat white to America

Americans, you're in luck. Starting on Tuesday, Starbucks will begin offering the flat white as part of its regular menu in the U.S., the coffee chain confirmed.<p>A flat what, you say?<p>Few Americans have had the pleasure of drinking a flat white, a coffee concoction thought to have originated Down …

Coffee

Who introverts are (and who they’re not)

Introverts make up 30-50 percent of the population.<p>That means up to half of the world is introverted.<p>Introverts loathe small talk, but they enjoy …

What Directors NEED to know about DP’s & what DP’s NEED to know about Directors !

Whether you’re working on a big budget movie, a TV documentary or a low budget independent film, one thing is for sure – everyone on the crew will be …

The World's Simplest Guide to Understanding ObamaCare

Your dummy-proof, fact-based, no-nonsense, nonpartisan explanation of the Affordable Care Act<p>On November 15th of this year, health care reform reentered its period of open enrollment. That’s the annual three-month window for changing your insurer or policy or signing up for the first time.<p>By now, …

18 Libraries Every Book Lover Should Visit In Their Lifetime

If you love books, libraries are some of the most spectacular buildings in the world.<p>To celebrate these monumentally important buildings, we've complied a list of the most magnificent libraries on the planet.<p>From a library hidden in the forests of Beijing to one in Egypt that was designed like a …

Genealogy

Five Things to Know for Your New Day – Wednesday, September 17, 2014

<i>The President will get the latest ISIS battle plan briefing. The Scottish public appears split ahead of tomorrow's independence vote. And NASA signs up Boeing and SpaceX to take astronauts to the International Space Station.</i><p><i>It's Wednesday, and here are the "5 things to know for your New Day."</i><p><b>1.</b></b> …

6 Trainers' Favorite Exercises for Stronger, Sculpted Arms

Get seriously impressive guns with these six smart moves.

Women's Health

How to Become an Early Riser and the Benefits of Early Rising | The Art of Manliness

<i>Early to bed and early to rise makes a man healthy, wealthy, and wise. – Benjamin Franklin</i><p>As a boy, waking up early was something I associated with …

Podcast Suggestions for Men: 24 Shows to Make You a Better Man | The Art of Manliness

The humble podcast has seen its fair share of ups and downs since its inception (at least as we know it now) about 15 years ago. These days, …

How One Married Couple Finally Got Out Of Their Sex Rut

You hunger for new ways to get freaky. Here’s how you can make it happen<p>“Sex isn’t just about gratification,” I found myself explaining to my wife, Erin, one night. “It’s about overcoming your inhibitions and conquering fear and shame on behalf of a shared pleasure.”<p>Stay with me, guys: This …

How to Make a Drinking Glass From a Bottle | The Art of Manliness

I’ve often admired the artwork on beer bottles, liquor bottles, even craft soda bottles. And I’ve often wondered how to capture some of this artwork …

Necktie Tips for Men: An Illustrated Guide | The Art of Manliness

× Tie Tips: A Visual Guide Proper Tie Length. Tip of tie comes right to the top of your belt buckle. Tie a little long? Use the Windsor Knot – it …