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21 Wonderfully Geeky Ways To Create The Perfect Star Wars Nursery

Or kid's room. Or your room. #nojudgement

Awesome Miniature Movie Stills Shot Using LEGO and Baking Powder

LEGO and baking powder, that and some Star Wars inspiration is all Finnish photographer (and PetaPixel reader, we might add) Vesa Lehtimäki needs to …

Delhi rape: how can women travellers stay safe?

If the Indian government thought that the recent handing out of death sentences to those responsible for the gang-rape of a student in Delhi last year would deter a repeat of the assault, it was wrong. The latest case of a 51-year-old Danish woman, attacked and gang-raped this week, can only …

10 Tips to Capture Amazing Photographs of Birds in Flight

Birds in flight is probably the most sought after type of bird photography. Who do not wants to photograph birds in flight!<p>Today you will learn top …

How to choose between Thailand’s classic gulf islands

With hundreds of dreamy tropical islands scattered along Thailand’s extensive coastline, choosing your ideal island escape can be overwhelming. Each one of those specks in the ocean is a tantalising composition of turquoise water, lush jungles and divine beaches – so how's a traveller to …

Driving Ireland's Wild Atlantic Way

The 'Wild Atlantic Way' driving route neatly packages the abundant attractions of Ireland's west coast, from West Cork to Donegal. The well-signed, easy-to-navigate route includes 157 'Discovery Points', where drivers can stop and learn more about the must-sees and lesser-known diversions of this …

Feeling Lucky? How Lotto Odds Compare to Shark Attacks and Lightning Strikes

You're more likely to get killed by an asteroid or injured by a toilet than win the lottery.<p><b>Someone out there owns a winning Mega Millions ticket worth half of the $648 million jackpot. Is it you?</b><p><b>Chances are it won't be.</b><p>Ira Curry of Stone Mountain, Georgia, purchased a lucky ticket from a newsstand …

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New York City in Black and White, Inception Style

New York City. It’s a place that inspires with it’s gloriously tall buildings with the strictest attention to detail and the hustle and bustle of …

Top 10 Photos of the Year 2013

We are very excited that PictureSocial, the photography network, is rapidly approaching the 1 million photos uploaded mark and our admins have been …

Top 10 boutique budget hotels in Hanoi, Vietnam

Y Lan Guesthouse<p>Hanoi is the world's copycat capital when it comes to hotels, restaurants and tour operators, but there's nowhere else like Y Lan Guesthouse, quite possibly the most authentic homestay in Vietnam. Behind a thick door off a busy boulevard in the French Quarter, the quiet, modest …

Ten of the world's best city hikes

Stretch your legs over hours or days, without leaving some of the world’s biggest cities. This article is adapted from Lonely Planet's <i>1000 Ultimate Adventures.</i><p>Tijuca Forest, Rio de Janeiro<p>Aerial shot of Rio de Janeiro surrounded by the Tijuca Forest. Image by Paddy Eckersley / Digital Vision / …

The 11 best street foods worth blowing your diet over

You’re on holiday abroad exploring a local market. Suddenly an enticing aroma encircles you and makes you turn your head to find the source. There’s a long queue of hungry people looking jealously at people walking away munching on something delicious-looking. What are they eating? Maybe you should …

How to Look More Photogenic for a Camera: Squinching

Think you don’t need to know how to pose and look pretty for portraits because you make it a point to be behind the camera rather than in front of …

Humor: Portraits of Wet Dogs Taken Mid-Bath

Our quest to continue giving dogs the attention they deserve in the photography world continues (for the record, we don’t dislike cats… we just think …

Using Street Photography to See Beyond the Ordinary

Using Street Photography to See Beyond the Ordinary by street photographer James Maher. Tips on how to go outside the norm, and create unique images.

25 Images with Using Framing in Composition

25 Images with Using Framing in Composition - weekly inspiration to get you out shooting using the element of composition known as framing.

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Trick Photography eBook and Video Course

1<p>An eBook Like No Other!<p>It comes with <i>295 pages of instruction</i>, <i>9 hours of how-to video tutorials</i>, and contains over <i>300 creative photographs</i> created by …

Star Wars Pancakes: The Breakfast of Champions

<b>Product Name:</b> <i>Star Wars</i> Heroes & Villains Pancake Molds<b><br>Price:</b> $9.99<b><br>Who would like this?:</b> <i>Star Wars</i> fans, space enthusiasts, people who like pancakes<p>If …

Totally...like... bogus: the world's worst travel advice

"Don't waste your money on bottled water! I just drank the tap water and I feel fine," brags a fellow hostel guest in Kathmandu. This person won't be seen again for three days, looking about 8lbs lighter.<p>"I never book a room before I get to a destination. It's better to visit all the hostels first, …