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All change: the tiny room that can be anything you want it to be

From a giant honeycomb to a land of Lego and the last supper with mice, Korean artist JeeYoung Lee creates mystical universes in the confines of her 3x6 metre studio – then captures them on camera. Her first European exhibition, Stage of Mind, is at Opiom Gallery in Opio, France from 7 February to …

Architecture Drawings

The artist from Odessa in Ukraine Dasha Pliska has created stunning illustrations mixing representations of hands and architectural structures. …

This Hotel Sits Like a Photo Frame That Won't Hang Straight

No, it's not just you: this hotel proposal for Lima, Peru, looks exactly, <i>exactly</i> like a single, crooked piece of Cracklin' Oat Bran, though that's probably not what Madrid-based firm <b>OOIIO Architecture</b> had in mind when it crafted its proposal for <b>Unbalance Hotel.</b> In fact, the architects hope their …

Church Decides to Go Subtle With Giant, Light-Up Crucifix

While it's true that the majority of history's most celebrated cathedrals are indeed vaguely cruciform, this contemporary wonder by Danish architecture firm (and pushers of man-made ski domes) <b>CEBRA</b> takes a good thing and, uh, dons it with the track lighting of <i>Tron</i> and the effusive dramatics of a …

Architectural Photographer Abseils from Skyscrapers to Capture Unique Perspectives

For architectural photographer Carlos Ayesta, dangling from skyscrapers hundreds of feet above urban cityscapes is all in a day’s work. Ayesta shoots …

Skyscrapers

Daredevil Architectural Photographer Captures Paris as He Rappels Down Buildings

To capture the exceptional and inimitable, some photographers will go to great lengths just for that one-of- a-kind shot. French photographer Carlos …

Architecture

How to Photograph the Moon

Photographing the moon can be tricky. Last year I had a go at it, and it was a complete disaster, with the moon looking like a big, bright, blurry …

Shutter Speed

Spectacular landscapes in HQ

Earth is a spectacularly beautiful, diverse place: filled to the brim with millions of species of plants and animals, mindblowing features that seem …

31 Stunning Pictures Of American National Parks

The National Park Service oversees 401 areas throughout the U.S. and U.S. territories and has nearly 300 million visitors each year.<p>You don't have to be a hiking fanatic to enjoy these places. You can swim, kayak, bird watch, walk, bike, drive, camp, or just relax in the country's national parks.<p>We …

What an eyeful: the world's most beautiful buildings

Straight away we'll say that this isn't a top 10 list. There are just far too many styles of buildings, each worthy of a top 50: sacred buildings, homes, skyscrapers, theatres...<p>Instead, this is a list showing the variety of architectural beauty across the globe - and pointing you in the direction …

Landscapes Formed From Human Bodies by Carl Warner | Colossal

<p>In this series of photographs by Carl Warner, human bodies have been contorted, lit, and manipulated to form expansive landscapes reminiscent of …

The Truth About HDR Photography - Is It Really That Bad?

The Common Belief About HDR: “I don't usually like HDR images, but yours are great.”<p>This line has been repeated over and over again to HDR …

Tutorials

Photos of Human Chameleons Blending Into Scenes Thanks to Body Paint

Chinese photographer Liu Bolin has made a name for himself by creating photos showing his body blended into various environments with the help of …

An Elephant-Octopus Mural on the Streets of London by Alexis Diaz | Colossal

<p>This awesome hybrid elephant-octopus was just completed this week by Puerto Rican artist Alexis Diaz. Comprised of thousands of tiny brushstrokes, …

If We Could See Wi-Fi, Washington, D.C., Would Look Like This

Depending on where you are right now, chances are you’re either taking Wi-Fi access for granted, or cursing a device for failing to deliver on-the-fly data. But whether Wi-Fi signals are playing the hero or the villain, they still <i>exist</i>, at least in some crucial but imaginary and invisible realm.<p>“We …

Gianni Versace's mansion up for auction - in pictures

http://www.theguardian.com/fashion/gallery/2013/jul/24/gianni-versace-mansion-auction<p>720<p>The mansion formerly owned by fashion designer Gianni Versace …

andbeyond: ngorongoro crater lodge, tanzania dinner al fresco, anyone? fill your plate and drink in the picture perfect views at this lodge in tanzania, perched along the ngorongoro crater in a world heritage conservation site. http://www.designboom.com/architecture/andbeyond-ngorongoro-crater-lodge-tanzania/

Articles about tiny architecture 5 modern outbuildings on Dwell.com - Dwell

It’s been awhile since we last visited the City of Light, so here’s a jaunt to five modern abodes we adore.<p>Laure Tixier's series of felt pieces for the show Plaid Houses explores the idea of architecture as fiction, born under the...<p>Architecture critic Alexandra Lange invites Dwell along as she …

Architecture