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6 photo apps that have vastly better filters than Instagram

While some of the app's 300 million users still rely on Rise and Valencia to take their selfies, others have graduated to more refined photo editing apps that make their pictures look professional thanks to retouching tools, selective editing functions, and amazing lens effects.<p>Plus if you're …

Mobile Photography

This video series teaches you all the Photoshop basics for free

Popular YouTube channel TastyTuts, which specializes in graphic design and digital art tutorials, has published a free course titled 'The Complete …

The Un-Pretty History Of Georgia's Iconic Peach

During peach season, Georgia's roads are dotted with farm stands selling fresh peaches. Year-round, tourist traps sell mugs, hats, shirts and even snow globes with peaches on them. At the beginning of the Georgia peach boom, one of Atlanta's major roads was renamed Peachtree Street. But despite its …

Over 200 Free-To-Download Design Masterpieces From The ‘Golden Age Of Posters’

Composite image by DesignTAXI. Left image by Ferdinand Andri (1906) via MCAD Library, right image by Berthold Löffler (1908) via MCAD Library<p><b>The late</b> …

What is Copyright?

<i>What is copyright?</i><p><b>Raad Ahmed:</b><p>Copyright is the right of authors to control the use of their work for a limited period of time. In order to qualify for …

Abbi Jacobson’s New Podcast Will Make You Feel Less Stupid About Modern Art

The “Broad City” star’s first podcast “A Piece of Work” demystifies the most iconic artwork in New York City’s Museum of Modern Art.<p>No matter how much you tilt your head to the side and recite whatever scraps of facts you remember from art history 101, admit it: You have no idea what’s going on …

The Supreme Court Explains Trademark Registration, And It's The Best Ever

Much has been said and written in recent weeks about the Supreme Court’s defense of the First Amendment in the Slants case (<i>Did The Supreme Court Slants Case Just Approve A Big FU To Trademark Owners?</i>), by striking down provisions of federal trademark law. The court has also provided us with …

17 great new TV shows you can stream in a weekend

Featuring teen magicians, ‘80s wrestlers, talking dogs, and more.<p>There’s too much TV! We know this, you know this. But it bears repeating, because with so many good (and bad) shows out there, it can be hard to decide what to watch.<p>So we’ve compiled a list of 17 great shows from the first half of …

Seven tips for shooting nature photos with your smartphone camera

Make every day Nature Photography Day!<p><i>National Geographic</i> photographer Jim Richardson is responsible for some of the best photography advice ever given: “If you want to be a better photographer, stand in front of more interesting stuff.” Nature is full of interesting stuff, and, thanks to …

Landscape Photography

By the end of his life, Martin Luther King realized the validity of violence

The riots of 1967 changed how the great man saw the struggle<p>In the summer of 1967, Martin Luther King, Jr. was less than a year away from his death. …

Martin Luther King, Jr.

How Hokusai achieved immortality

His pictorial encyclopaedia — currently at the British Museum — helped to shape modernism<p>The end, whenever it came, was always going to be too soon for Katsushika Hokusai. There was still so much to see. So much he had not painted. On his deathbed, Hokusai, attended by his doctor, said a prayer. …

Art

Opinion: How investors can separate the winners from the losers in the marijuana industry

<i>(This story was originally published April 17.)</i><p>Even though marijuana is still illegal on a federal level, companies already are profiting from legal …

Trading

The Very First Marijuana Stock ETF Just Debuted -- Should You Be Buying?

This 14-stock medical cannabis ETF isn't all it's cracked up to be.<p>There's no two ways about it: As an investor, you'd struggle to find an industry …

Cannabis

Who Cares What Jeff Sessions Does? These Marijuana Stocks Should Soar

Will U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions crack down on marijuana sales in states that have legalized the drug? Or will he keep the status quo?<p>These questions have hung like a dark cloud over many marijuana stocks. However, two marijuana stocks won't be impacted by what Sessions does:<b>Aurora Cannabis</b> …

How To Finally Fix Slow PS4 And PSN Download Speeds For Real

The agonizingly slow download speeds of Sony’s PlayStation Network are well-documented. It’s especially obnoxious when you come home from a long day of work, ready to play a newly released game or expansion, but are faced with an update that is estimated to finish downloading long after your …

DNS Server

Have Every Retro Nintendo Game at Your Fingertips for $150

A Kickstarter-launched video game console can make your retro gaming dreams come true with barely any effort on your part. While the Nintendo …

Retrogaming

The New Atheists of the Philippines

Their style is less Richard Dawkins, more Christian missionary.<p>Among filthy puddles of rainwater in a slum in Alabang, a district just south of the Philippines’ capital city of Manila, a young woman named Jahziel Tayco Ferrer was teaching a science lesson. A group of children sat around her on a …

Religion

An Introduction To High Renaissance Art In 12 Works

The High Renaissance was about taking what the early Renaissance painters were doing and expanding on it, elevating it to new incredible heights. …

How to access 375,000 beautiful, copyright-free images from New York’s Metropolitan Museum of Art

The sumptuous lips of a 3,000-year-old Egyptian queen’s face, and the plump belly of a 9th-century Mexican baby, are now at your disposal.<p>New York’s Metropolitan Museum of Art has released 375,000 images of works from its collection, with no restrictions on what you can do with them. The images, …

Art Galleries

Europe is trolling the hell out of Trump one hilarious video at a time

It all started when a Dutch satirical show produced a cheeky tourism ad introducing the U.S. President to the "tiny country" and asking Trump (in his …

Europe

5 Great Hip Hop Albums You Have Never Heard

In a recent series of articles, we have highlighted a number of Hip Hop albums that never really received the commercial success they deserved, but …

What’s it like to study Kanye West at university?

The figure of Kanye West has proved controversial and complex over his decades-spanning career. Maintaining a vast discography with killer beats and protesting lyrical discourse held in equal measure, his place in the sphere of celebrity and political chess moves – some better received than others …

Rap & Hip-Hop

The Story Behind Dylan Thomas’s “Do Not Go Gentle Into That Good Night” and the Poet’s Own Stirring Reading of His Masterpiece

“Rage, rage against the dying of the light.”<p><i>“Poetry can break open locked chambers of possibility, restore numbed zones to feeling, recharge desire,”</i> Adrienne Rich wrote in contemplating what poetry does. <i>“Insofar as poetry has a social function it is to awaken sleepers by other means than shock,”</i> …

Literature

We Quit Our Jobs to Travel the World. This Is Exactly How We Pay for It.

Three Instagram travel couples break down how they make and spend money on the road.<p>Chanel, 32, and Stevo, 30<p><b>Blog:</b> How Far From Home<p><b>Pre-travel jobs:</b> Both were in advertising.<p><b>Home base:</b> South Africa<p><b>When they started traveling:</b> March 2015<p><b>Where they went:</b> Australia, Austria, Canada, Denmark, England, …

New Zealand

Learn Digital Photography with Harvard University’s Free Online Course

Since the taking of the very first photograph in 1826, photography has developed, as it were, in ways hardly imaginable to its first few generations …

Los Angeles

Glow-In-The-Dark Murals That Will Surprise You At Night

Street art is already awesome, but María López and Javier de Riba have taken it to the next level with their glow-in-the-dark murals that only reveal …

10+ Hilariously Sad Comics By Jake Likes Onions

If you haven't yet discovered Jake Likes Onions then let us be the first to introduce you to these hilarious comics. The artist has over 113k …

This Tool Can Help You Disappear from the Internet

Between election bile, fake news, and just plain exhaustion, we may be entering a down cycle for social media. If you’re interested in downsizing …

This Animated Modern Twist of a Bizarre Famous Painting Is Just Delightful

Hieronymus Bosch’s <i>The Garden of Earthly Delights</i> is one of the most famous paintings in history. The center panel of the triptych showcases a bunch …