Maria Stephanie

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Canadian Photographer Turns Her Small Attic Into Stunning Fairytale Garden Scenes

Daniela Majic is a portrait photographer from Canada who uses her small attic to create fairytale garden scenes for her latest series called The …

Beekeeping

My DIY Coffee Pot Terrarium

Inspired by my grandmother’s love of plants and coffee I up-cycled my old coffee pot into an air plant terrarium.<p>These air plants need minimal care …

Coffee

Candy-Colored Photos on Instagram by Matt Crump

Best Instagrammers: Matt Crump’s minimalist, candy-colored photography.<p>Matt Crump is a self-taught photographer. He studied art direction at the …

Leo Burnett Moscow / Nefa Architects

“The idea to use glasses as the central expressive feature of this space was not born at once,” said designer Maria Yasko. “We considered stars and …

Dive Site: Nusa Penida, Indonesia

Bali in Indonesia is a favorite destination for tourists from all over the world for many reasons. Some come to relax on tranquil beaches beneath the …

6 Types of Photos Every Photographer Should Know How to Make

While the popularity of some creative photography techniques rises and falls, there are some photo tricks that continue to stand the test of time. …

Heartwarming Dog Portraits By 19-Year-Old Polish Photographer

Alicja Zmyslowska is a 19-year-old pet photographer based in Poland that takes incredibly vibrant and lively portraits of dogs. Talk about a dream …

How To Turn A Coconut Into A Jewel

My name is Vainius and I’ve been obsessed with Light Art for over a year now. I use coconut, corks and suede to create lamps that dominate the room. …

9 DIY Jams to Make Now

Right now we’re in the midst of a bounty of summer fruits. Sadly, it won’t last forever. Here are nine sweet and tart jams to make now.<p>Right now …

James Christian designs parasitic structures for disused city spaces

London designer James Christian has created a series of architectural parasites intended to occupy empty rooftops, car parks and greens of …

Cooking Table Project by Moritz Putzier

This <b>Cooking Table</b> project has won 2014 Interieur Award which will be presented at Biennale Interieur in Kortrijk, Belgium. The table becomes the …

Stretchable Shelves Hold All Those Books You’ll Never Read

It’s the conundrum of any Ikea visit. How big do you go? Do you buy enough storage for right now, or do you pad it out? One way, you have a bunch of tchotchkes sitting on the floor in two years. The other, you live in an abandoned library.<p>The Set, by Austrian designer Stephanie Hornig, is a clever …

Storage Ideas

Beautiful Houses: Houseboat

Today we will show you the charming houseboat in Prague, Czech Republic, a project by Mjölk Architekti. This boat house is super stylish and simple. …

Czech Republic

BAOBAO – Branding for a Dim Sum Bar

BAOBAO, a lovely designed restaurant brand identity by Eszter Laki for a dim sum bar.<p>The BAOBAO dim sum bar is a place that combines a Pan-Asian …

Graphic Design

Architizer

In the Details: A Mountain Goat-Inspired Prosthetic Leg for Amputee Rock Climbers

Last February, Kai Lin was watching YouTube videos of mountain goats jumping up a vertical mountain side when he was struck with an idea. Lin, now a …

Climbing

C-House / Yasuhiro Sone

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> This project is to renovate the old-Japanese style house: 2-storied wooden house. The house is located …

Artist Turns Historic B&W Photos Into Haunting GIFs

NYC-based art director, designer and GIF master Kevin Weir takes historic black and white photographs and turns them into dark, scary, but ultimately …

Digital Art

The Cave Of Three Bridges In Lebanon Turns Into A Waterfall When The Winter Snow Melts

These epic cave bridges aren’t from some fantastic movie set – they’re part of a real limestone cave. The Baatara Gorge Waterfall, or “Three Bridge …

Arizona Mother Of 10 Takes Magical Portraits Of Kids Outdoors

Lisa first became interested in photography as a means to better document the lives of her own children. An artistic person by nature, photography …

Photo of the Day! Travis Burke Photography on the hunt for the dinosaur tracks that can still be seen in the petrified sand dunes of The Wave in Arizona.

National Geographic Travel

7 Amazing Sites You've Maybe Never Heard Before

Serving as the Event Director for over a decade of the annual world travel championship, the around the world travel adventure competition known as The Global Scavenger Hunt, I am regularly asked what my favorite spot in the world is?<p>I get the curiosity behind the question, but I loathe it …

Travel

10 National Parks to See Before You Die

Originally Published on on CNTraveler.com<p>Our national parks are overwhelming in every way -- in number, in size, in their capacity to inspire wonder. And the question remains: Which one will you see next? For the following introduction to, and celebration of, our nation's greatest natural …

National Parks

Dazzling Displays of Aurora Borealis Dance Across the Night Sky

When the night sky began to fill with eerie green streaks of dancing light, astrophotographer Kwon O Chul turned his camera upwards to capture the dazzling display. Located near Yellowknife in northern Canada, the auroras were so incredibly bright that the Korean photographer needed only mere …

Northern Lights

How to plan a round-the-world trip

Itʼs the ultimate trip: circumnavigating the planet, and stopping off wherever takes your fancy. Great for travellers who want to see it all, or who are just plain indecisive. But booking a round-the-world (RTW) trip can be a complex business. Hereʼs our guide to getting started.<p>How to do it<p>The …

Western Australia

An 83-Year-Old Photographer Found A Box Labeled “Mothers” Full of Images He Took Almost 50 Years Ago

Ken Heyman, a renowned and award-winning people photographer, recently uncovered a nearly forgotten treasure in storage – a box labeled “Mothers” …

Photography