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Dark, Masochistic Self-Portraits Capture the Agony of Love Lost

Following the breakdown of a seven year romance, New York City-based photographer Hsin Wang re-staged her grief, giving physical presence to the …

Beautiful Boy

Project info<p>‘Beautiful Boy’ is an ongoing series of photographs of my lover. It began as a confession between friends. On the subway one evening, my friend shared that he had worn women’s clothing almost exclusively in college, but after graduation struggled to navigate a world that seemed both …

Art

10 Pieces of Advice for New Lightroom Users

If you are new to Lightroom then it can be a bit overwhelming. As an experienced Lightroom user, there are things that I wish I had known when I …

Tutorials

Using Color Effectively in a Portrait

One of the biggest things about creating an effective portrait has to do with the colors involved. If you’re doing black and white, then it’s about …

Tutorials

You Don't Need the Golden Hour to Make The Best Photos

For many years, photographers and instructors have always said that you need to go shoot during the golden hour. Lots of photographers still do …

Photography

Learn Spanish: 25 Free Online Spanish Language Lessons - Fluent in 3 months - Language Hacking and Travel Tips

Full disclosure: This post contains affiliate links. ?<p>Learning how to speak Spanish? It can be tricky to find high quality online Spanish lessons …

Boy Leaves Hospital With New Hands

The first child to ever get a double hand transplant went home from the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia Wednesday, his hands still bandaged but working well enough to let him play with action figures.<p>Zion Harvey, 8, lost his arms and legs to a life-threatening infection when he was just 2. He …

Children's Hospital of Philadelphia

Hurricane Katrina, Then and Now

St. Patrick's Day

COBRA GYPSIES - full documentary

3 Must Watch TED Talks on The Power of Life Long Learning

June 19, 2015<br>Learning is , as educational philosopher Maxin Green argues, the hope that lights up the other end of the tunnel. Through learning, we …

Learning

Using iPads in the Classroom? Check Out Classkick

Classkick (@classkick) is a free, interactive platform in which iPad using students and teachers can work collaboratively. Teachers or students can …

Education Technology

9 Websites Where You Can Learn Anything For Free

Do you have spare time after work? Perhaps, you want to make your summer productive. Want to learn a new course, language, skill or just about …

Hacking Our Way to A Better Education

By: Kirtley Fisher. One day we’ll have the resources every school deserves, but in the meantime, we can use our creativity to give our students the …

Teaching

Web Tools for Studying Vocabulary Words

A robust vocabulary readies students for a college education and a career. Knowledge of vocabulary words enable them to analyze topics and …

Education Technology

iPad in the Elementary Classroom – Day 1: Teacher Tools

Today was the first day for the iPad course that I am teaching at CCSU. The music educators in the...The post iPad in the Elementary Classroom – Day …

Education Technology

New York City schools ask students to ‘Bring Your Own Devices’

NEW YORK — Amy Thiam, a fourth-grader at Harlem’s P.S. 129, is staring at her cellphone in class — just as her teacher instructed. She’s typing …

Jane Austen in quotes: 30 tips for a successful life

It’s no longer universally acknowledged that “a single man in possession of a good fortune must be in want of a wife”, but many of Jane Austen’s thoughts on love, relationships, class, clothes and even the joys of nature are amazingly relevant to modern life. Today marks the 239th anniversary of …

​Jodi Bieber's Startling Photos of Everyday Life in South Africa

From murderers to ordinary women, the photographer captures people at their most vulnerable.<p>Photographer J​odi Bieber has spent the past 20 years shooting some of South Africa's darkest corners. Through her work she's examined domestic violence, body image, and the lives of disaffected youths …

Meet Some of the Most Under-Appreciated Doctors in the Fight Against Ebola

Time magazine named the Ebola fighters as their person of the year, and while Americans came to know Dr. Jerry Brown, Dr. Kent Brantly and others by …

Exorcising the ghostly fever

THE first time Jonah Kieh heard about Ebola was last spring, when a friend warned him of a “wickedness” spread by ghosts, turning victims feverish …

How America's Health Care System Could Benefit From Ebola

<i>Medical staff put on protective clothes during an exercise to prepare the service in case of an Ebola virus outbreak on Oct. 24 in Paris. (Stephane de Sakutin/AFP/Getty Images)</i><p>One of the biggest humanitarian tragedies in 2014 has been the Ebola epidemic, which to date has infected 17,942 people and …

Flip Down Memory Lane: The Year in Review

In 2014, we saw countries unite to fight mass disease and terror. Ebola ravaged African countries and spread to the United States. ISIS attacked …

Amazing underwater photographs by Indonesian photographer Hengki Koentjoro

Hengki Koentjoro was born in Semarang, Central Java, Indonesia, in 1963. He is a graduate of the Brooks Institute of Photography in Santa Barbara, …

Peter Lik: Who is the record-breaking photographer behind the $7.8m Phantom?

Australian-born photographer Peter Lik has reportedly made history by selling his photograph, Phantom, for $7.8 million, setting a world …

Steve McCurry: Great Pictures Don't Grow on Trees

Photographer Steve McCurry shares some very strong and meaningful words in this latest video. He states that the best photos can happen along the …

Tragic Images Aim to Raise Awareness About Bird Fatalities

The photography of Baltimore-based Lynne Parks depicts migratory birds that have had fatal collisions with buildings. Parks’ photos bring attention …