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8 Anime Guaranteed to Make You Cry Like a Sad, Little Baby

We like to have a good time here at Nerdist, but sometimes you just need to open up the old eye-queducts and let loose with a good cry. After …

Anime

7 Simple Photography Hacks

<i></i>Part of what makes photography so fun is that you can often reinvent how you tackle the process of taking a photo.Our friends at the Cooperative of …

Time-lapse Photography

The Best Apps for Photographers

Man, is it fun to be a photographer right now.<p>I don't mean to say that photography wasn't fun before, but if you ask me, we're in a golden age of …

Mobile Photography

The Best Anime of 2017

Anime is a rich creative medium that's constantly yielding unique experiences. It's a blessing and a consequence; not only can the demand be …

Photos of the Vending Machines That Illuminate Japan at Night

If one of Eiji Ohashi’s friends spots a vending machine is some obscure, out-of-the-way spot in Japan, they tell him about it. The Hokkaido …

These Far-Out F1 Concepts Are What Racecars Should Be

Designer and motorsports enthusiast Andries van Overbeeke imagines a world in which Formula One cars are actually innovative—and amazing.<p>Designer and motorsports enthusiast Andries van Overbeeke imagines a world in which Formula One cars are actually innovative—and amazing.

Alcohol packaging by Kevin Cantrell, Chen Design, Chad Michael & Eric Kass

Posted inPackagingWednesday, 22 April 2015

Graphic Design

Average Rent in Japan by Prefecture

We recently posted articles on the average rent in Tokyo, and for the Kinki region (Osaka, Kyoto, and Kobe). In this follow up, we’ll look at average …

Manga and anime shopping in Tokyo, Ikebukuro new Animate shop

The first Animate store was inaugurated 32 years ago in Tokyo, Ikebukuro, right across the Sunshine City. Targeted at female customers, its presence …

Manga

Don’t Stop Daydreaming: Why a Wandering Mind Is Good for You

If you can’t get through this article without checking your Facebook, walking to the fridge, scrolling through your phone, and choosing something on …

Mindfulness

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Watson Learns To Speak Japanese

It’s now tri-lingual.<p>Japanese is supposed to be the most difficult language for native English speakers to learn. It appears the same goes for computers.<p>Based on more than two decades of work in its Tokyo research division, IBM announced today that its conversant artificial intelligence program, …

The top 10 rural regions of Japan that Tokyo residents would like to move to

There’s a widespread belief in Japan that if you want to achieve educational or economic success, you come to Tokyo. As a matter of fact, it’s such a …

12 Things I Love about Living in Japan

I like living in Japan. I don’t plan to spend the rest of my life here, but there are several distinct advantages to living in Japan as opposed to …

The Secret World of Male Geishas

The original Japanese geishas were male, and today their influence is apparent in the burgeoning popularity of male ‘hosts’ in bars and clubs. Just …

Life in Japan — An 18-part look inside Japan’s game industry

"Ever since I was a child I've loved Godzilla and Ultraman and fantasy monsters too."<p>"[The controversy] wasn't a surprise at all ... I wanted that attention from the media."<p>"I'd want to have a disclaimer ... 'Not for casual users. Only for hardcore gamers.'"<p>"I think we need to [find a killer app] …

Sites of the Week: The Grid, Dragone, Create5 and more

Services, apps and portfolios are dominating our post today! Take a special look at The Grid, The Swat App and Create5. Check out these sites and the …

Web Design

Efficiently Simplifying Navigation, Part 3: Interaction Design

Having addressed the information architecture1 and the various systems2 of navigation in the first two articles of this series, the last step is to …

Surfside Residence by Steven Harris Architects

The Surfside Residence sits within the bluffs of Montauk, a beach community in East Hampton, New York, where summer dreams are made. Designed by …

5 Key Steps to Build Credibility as a Photographer

You want the truth but can you handle the truth? The cold harsh reality is the stereotypical photographer sucks at marketing themselves, its okay …

13 Unique Creative Agency Websites To Inspire You

The design of a creative agency’s website will be judged more acutely than those of other businesses for obvious reasons and it is therefore …

Dream Creatures: Reflected Images of Tree Bark Reveal the Faces Hiding in the Forest

Italian photographer Elido Turco spent four years between 2004 and 2008 exploring a mirrored photography world that remains invisible to most of us. …

Funny Mr. Bean Photo-manips by Rodney Pike

Now these cracked me up! I was taking a good look at Rodney Pike's work, an awesome set of celebrity photo-manip caricatures, but a bunch of his …

15 Must-Buy Souvenirs from Japan

Here are 15 souvenirs from Japan to bring back home and make everyone jealous of how great your trip was.

Japan

South African 'maidens' perform annual reed dance - in pictures

Photographer Marco Longari captures the annual ceremony in Nongoma, South Africa

Take Your Night Sky Photography To The Next Level With This Helpful Tutorial

If you have been wanting to try your hand at night sky photography, or just want to improve on the star photos you’ve already taken, you’re in luck. …

Amazing Long Exposure Photography Tips

Searching for a complete instructional guide on how to take breathtaking special effects shots?<p>Say no more. This eBook entitled Trick Photography and …

Tutorials