Felicia Mari Luxama

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How Photographer Peter McKinnon Got 1 Million YouTube Subscribers in 9 Months

Photographer Peter McKinnon first started his YouTube channel 9 months ago, but since then he has racked up over 1.1 million subscribers. In this …

11 secret Italian villages to visit before the crowds do

Rome? Been there. Venice? Done that. Florence? Bought the statue-of-David postcard. While this triumvirate of tourist destinations is a must-do for any first-time visitor to Italy, many of the country’s greatest charms can only be experienced in small Italian villages — places where you can slip …

Italy

Watch Eminem Demolish Donald Trump in BET Awards Freestyle

Eminem tore into President Donald Trump during a ferocious a capella freestyle titled “The Storm” at the BET Hip Hop Awards Tuesday. The rapper …

Donald Trump

10 Tips How to Make More Art

Dear friend,<p>I just learned something interesting today— to be a ‘poet’ means just to be a ‘maker.’<p>1. What is poetry?<p>So the etymology (the root of the …

Double Exposure Pictures Of My Country

My project shows different places of Azerbaijan with double exposure. This series may be continued in future too.<p>I’m always trying to add new touches …

Baku

Donato Di Camillo's Playful New York City Street Portraits

Donato Di Camillo doesn't come from a “traditional” photography background. He comes from prison.<p>Di Camillo's photography captures a side of the New …

Street Photography

Unflinching Nude Portraits Explore The True Spectrum Of Gender

Artist Aleah Chapin tackles gender, aging and what it means to be in a body.<p><i>Warning: This post contains realistic paintings of actual, genuine naked people. If you're not ready, look away now.</i><p>"I’m not exactly sure what I would describe my current style as," artist Aleah Chapin disclosed in an …

3 creative ways to monetize your Instagram following

Thanks to the visual social network’s growing active user base, major ROI on direct response advertising, an average annual follower growth rate among brands of 100 percent and new advertising formats and capabilities being rolled out regularly, companies are investing heavily in Instagram-based …

This incredible 16-year-old artist is taking over Instagram

Not everyone can take their dreams and make them into something concrete. Artist Dimitra Milan is one of those people who can. She often draws …

The 10 Most Deserted National Parks in America

There's more attention than ever to national parks, and travelers everywhere are reserving campsites and plotting adventurous itineraries to these …

How to Get Great Portraits With Minimal Equipment

What does it really take to create a great portrait?<p>Do you need multiple lights, a dozen reflectors, several backgrounds, six soft boxes, three …

Tips and Tricks For Black and White Wildlife Photography

Based in South Africa, Jaco Marx is an acclaimed wildlife, nature, and travel photographer. Above all, he is a conservationist. His passion for …

Shoot & edit like a pro: Adobe Digital Photography Training

If you take pride in your photography or you’d like to learn how to master the tools and techniques of the pros, TNW Deals has an incredible offer to put you on the fast track to professional-grade photography.<p>For a limited time, you can take a full 98 percent off the price of the Adobe Digital …

King of Rap: The Notorious B.I.G. [EXPLICIT]

A Tribute to Big Poppa, The King of Rap <i>1972--1997</i><p><i>"Stay far from timid Only make moves when your heart's in it And live the phrase sky's the limit"</i><p><i>The Notorious B.I.G. famously photographed in a crown.</i><p>It has been 19 years since the death of rap legend Christopher Wallace. He rapped about the life of …

This is how one photographer uses gelled flashes and modest equipment to produce awesome portraits

Originally from Ghana, photographer DextDee Livingstone had to travel all the way to China to discover his passion for shooting portraits, but we’re …

3 Ways To Remove Backgrounds In Photoshop

Being able to remove a background in Photoshop is an important skill for all photographers to learn. Even if you don’t regularly create composites or …

Tutorials

9 tips to help you become a pro iPhone photographer

Over the years, the iPhone camera has improved dramatically and any iPhone user is able to take stunning photos without the need for learned …

Prince: every album rated – and ranked

The Purple One’s discography rarely dipped below sublime sex-funk. We rank all 37 LPs from his polymathic 80s masterwork Sign O’ The Times to 2003’s saxophone-heavy N.E.W.S.<p><b>1</b> <b>Sign O’ the Times</b> <i>1987</i> <b>★★★★★</b><p>Prince the polymath in full and frightening effect, across funk, rock and genres yet to be given …

Funk Music

Doug DuBois's Beautiful Photos of Youth, Age, and His Parents' Failing Marriage

The photographer has a retrospective at Aperture in New York.<p><i>This gallery originally appeared on VICE US</i><p>"Was it really that bad?" That's what Roger DuBois asked after seeing his son Doug's photograph of their family's 1987 New Year's Eve celebration. In it, the DuBois clan sits silently and glumly …

New Jersey

3 Ways You Can Benefit from Your Chakras

sitting with eyes closedMost people have heard of the seven chakras (Sanskrit for “wheels”) and have perhaps read about their interpretations, which …

Surreal Paintings of Women Lost in Thought Reflected through Chaotic Abstraction

Soey Milk‘s charming portraits instill tender emotions through an adept fusion of abstraction and photorealism. Featuring beautiful women set against chaotically swirling colors and patterns, Milk is able to strike a careful balance, with realistic portraiture in one hand and surrealism in the …