Felicity Nkosi

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Family Portraits Are Back in a Creative New Way

Gone are the days of stodgy snapshots.<p>If there's an art form that's perfectly ripe for reinvention, the family portrait is it. Portraiture, after all, is one of the first styles of American photography, and has deep roots in European painting long before that. While the image of the family has …

Just Turned 40? An Architect Says It's Time To Design For Aging

When Architect Matthias Hollwich was approaching 40, he wondered what the next 40 years of his life might look like. He looked into the architecture that serves older adults, places like retirement communities and assisted living facilities, and didn't like what he saw. But what if we changed our …

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A First Look Inside WeWork’s New “Coliving” Spaces

As the popular coworking startup turns to housing, design could be key to making the model sustainable.<p>In January, <i>Fast Company</i> broke the news that the coworking startup WeWork was beta testing its first “coliving” spaces in New York. Today, the company is opening the space–a residential extension …

This website lets you book private jet rides that are cheaper than some commercial flights

Stratajet bills itself as "the world's first online private jet marketplace," using technology to pull up real-time prices and availability for aircraft, much like Skyscanner or Expedia except for private jets.<p>Though it's not the only private jet booking website online, it's the first to let users …

The Property Brothers' Design Cheat Sheet That You Need

In their new book Dream Home, the HGTV hosts reveal a few essential measurements—from area rug size to chandelier height—that'll help you decorate …

Forget Wi-Fi: You may soon access the internet via ordinary light bulbs

Light-speed internet may be upon us. A technology called “Li-Fi” uses light waves from ordinary LED light bulbs to deliver internet connectivity that that is cheaper, more secure and 100 times faster that broadband internet.<p>Velmini—a tech company in Tallinn, Estonia—is the first to test visible …

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Interview: Ethereal Marbled Paintings Express the Inner Light Inside All of Us

Through gorgeous, ethereal paintings, artist Emma Lindstrm creates a tangible representation of a feeling. To her, this feeling is floating and irrational, but always uplifting and full of hope–one that can be experienced, but never formed into a thought. The conceptual basis for Lindstrm's artwork …

Teenagers Design Tiny Houses For Seattle Homeless Community

A group of enterprising teenagers in Seattle has turned out an innovative set of plans to make life easier for the city's homeless population, and they're now making the designs a reality. The Niceville encampment is a community officially sanctioned by the city of Seattle that offers shelter and …

Elon Musk didn’t like his kids’ school, so he started his own

Elon Musk didn’t like his kids’ school, so he started his own, the inventor and entrepreneur said in an interview on Beijing Television.<p>The school is called Ad Astra — which means “To the stars” — and is small and relatively secretive. It doesn’t have its own website or a social media …

GTA 5 Online Heists: How to set up missions and earn $12m in payouts

With just a couple of days left for the release of Heists DLC for GTA 5 Online, Rockstar has revealed some interesting tips via Newswire for setting …

New Paris hotels

LIFESTYLE TRAVEL<p>Hotels in Paris have never looked better. The latest to open range from ultra polished designer interiors to intimate …

I Wake Up At 5AM To Hike The Transylvanian Mountains And Photograph Stunning Landscapes

Hiking and being in nature inspires me a great deal, so capturing these experiences is one of my passions.<p>I captured these photos during my journeys …

50 B&W Photographs which will tell you light is everything in photography

<b>Light</b> cannot be kept outside the equation when speaking about pure photography. Obviously Photography as we all know is about capturing light. Having …

15 Project Ideas to Spark Your Creativity

Photography has never been as popular as it is today. People of all ages learn photography in various schools and online universities, and lots of …

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'Resident Evil HD' Released Early In Japan

Being in Japan has its benefits, as the Biohazard HD Remaster (aka: Resident Evil HD) was released on PS3 and 360 yesterday. While the Western releases will be digital only, the Japanese version also has a retail boxed version (on PS3, the 360 version here is digital only). The PS4, Xbox One and PC …

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Project info<p>What do you like about art?<p>Me? Truth, sincerity, power, emotion, beauty, the unexpected... because what is created with a work of art is an exchange, a kind of infinite conversation with other humans, like those endless debates over tea or a drink with the people I love.<p>Since my …

Color Lovers: Would You Live In This Quirky Rainbow House?

A home that embodies London's quirky cool style.<p>Brits have long been known for their eccentric fashion sense, and now you can stay Rainbow House, a London home that embodies quirky cool style.

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