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#SonyAlphaPortrait Month Kicks Off

AlphaUniverse.com and @sonyalpha are looking for your best portraits. During the month of July, take the #SonyAlphaPortrait challenge for a chance to …

Beach Photography Tips From Professionals

Do you find yourself having to photograph at the same beach because it’s convenient to your location and most of your clients want similar images to …

Sicario: Day of the Soldado Is Dead Behind the Eyes

Stefano Sollima’s sequel to the 2015 border thriller retains Josh Brolin and Benicio del Toro, but sheds the moral complexity.<p><i>Sicario: Day of the Soldado</i> is a nightmare. There’s bloody violence, growled dialogue, inky visuals—and in this world Mexican drug cartels, Somali pirate kings, and ISIS …

Sicario: Day of the Soldado

From Muji to Ikea: Why the best retailers think like UX designers

The most successful brands treat their customers as users, not buyers. Here’s how.<p>Imagine walking into a store and finding a fitting room full of outfits curated just for you–items you reserved online, and a few chosen for you based on what you’ve bought in the past. You like a pair of jeans and a …

Mastering Meditation: 5 Ways Breathwork Can Change Your Life

Our lives are busy. That of course, is an understatement. Every day seems to have increasingly less time with more demands on our energy. So, what is …

Meditation

Wedding Photographer Uses Building Fire as Backdrop

Wedding photographer Megan Allen was shooting a reception in Dayton, Ohio, this past Saturday when she and the bride noticed that a large fire had …

16 of the world's most relaxing places

<b>(CNN) —</b> The relentless pace of modern life means we all need a breather now and then.<p>But that doesn't have to mean splashing out on a luxury spa or travel to the Himalayas for a weeklong retreat.<p>From city parks to airplane apartments and temples, here's our pick of 16 of the most relaxing places in …

Costa Rica

The Summer Elixir My Sister Drinks on the Hottest of Days

For two summers in a row now, my younger sister has come to visit me in New York City. She arrives at my apartment, tanned, in dusty work boots and always, always, some kind of frayed denim. We hug and kiss, and almost immediately she’s pulling from her backpack: firm, jubilant green beans; tight …

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46 Exciting Films Still to Come in 2018

The first half of 2018 has already over-delivered, gifting us epic box office-battering blockbusters, gorgeously animated triumphs, and heartfelt …

Thai cave rescue update: football team and coach found ALIVE after being trapped in flooded Tham Luang cave for nine days

Twelve members of a Thai football team and their coach have been found showing 'signs of life' after being trapped for nine days in a flooded cave in …

2018 Is a Big Year for Movies Based on True Stories

Be prepared to go down a few Wikipedia rabbit holes.<p>Is there anything more satisfying than watching a movie that's based on a true story? It guarantees post-watching reading material, as you're likely to scour Wikipedia to read up about the true facts that inspired the movie. Get the chance to play …

7 Life-Changing Beauty Products You Should Try ASAP

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How to Win Every Argument

In his 1936 work <i>How to Win Friends and Influence People</i>, now one of the bestselling books of all time, Dale Carnegie wrote: “I have come to the …

Step up: eight epic hikes of the world

Hiking is about more than exercise, pleasant scenery or getting from A to B; putting one foot in front of the other for hours, days or even weeks on end creates a special sense of connection to a place.<p>Lonely Planet’s new book, <i>Epic Hikes of the World</i>, contains 50 of the best routes suggested by our …

Hiking

The Most Over-the-Top Celebrity Weddings of Summer 2018 (So Far)

Emily Ratajkowski, Ellen Page, and Amy Schumer are just some of those who've already gotten married in 2018, beating the many celebrities and socialites who are following in their footsteps as summer wedding season rolls around. While it's unknown when exactly Marc Jacobs and his fiancé Char …

Best of the Couture 2019 Runways

See all of the best of Couture’s confections, straight from the runways in Paris.<p>See all of the best of Couture’s confections, straight from the runways in Paris.

These 11 Winter Coats Will Brighten a Gloomy January Day

As you all well know, I'm definitely not one to wear head-to-toe color, but there's something about the dead of winter that makes me want to brighten up my look a little more. A bright winter coat is the perfect antidote to those January-February winter blues.<p>After poring over countless pre-fall …

Winter Outfit Ideas To Try Right Now

Just because it's freezing outside doesn't mean you have to cover up your sense of style while trying to stay warm. In fact, winter is the <i>perfect</i> time to play with separates...

28 February Outfit Ideas, Modeled by GlamourEditors

Stock Photos of Women Just Got a Major Upgrade (Thank You, Sheryl Sandberg!)

It's not that we haven't had our own fun thanks to stock photos. Remember "The Top 14 Springtime Activities For Couples, According to Stock Photos"? or "7 Photos of How People Exercise, According to Stock Photos"? And who can forget the Tumblr "Woman Laughing Alone With Salad"? As a person who …

Elisa Sednaoui

The Very Best Beauty Looks From Days 3 and 4 of Fall-Winter 2014 New York Fashion Week

The weekend brought more of what we've been seeing at Fashion Week so far: undone hair, simple color-blocked nail art, and clean faces with one bold makeup statement. Here are my favorite looks spotted backstage and on the runway.<p>Look 1) The sweet pearl-adorned updo (done by Ted Gibson) and the …

Change-Your-Life Beauty Tip: The One Big Mistake You're Making When Going for Dark Nail Polish

Backstage at the Yigal Azrouel show yesterday, manicurist Gina Edwards for Morgan Taylor brought up something while discussing the dark blood-red nails she gave the models that I think a lot of you are going to find veeeeeeeery interesting.<p>She says that women sometimes skip the base coat when going …

Trend Alert: Non-Stretch Jeans Are Good for You. Here's How to Buy, Wear, and Take Care of Them

All the fashion guys I know have been waxing poetic about rigid, non-stretch jeans for years—but, as a woman, I've always felt there's little incentive to give up my stretchy, comfy denim for a pair of stiff, hard pants. Until now.<p>Late last week, I stopped by the Levi's Made & Crafted and Levi's …

Ask Karl Anything

Chanel designer Karl Lagerfeld is perhaps the most quotable person in fashion, the unleasher of such gems as "I am a living label—my name is Labelfeld, not Lagerfeld," and "When I was younger I wanted to be a caricaturist; in the end I've become a caricature." Indeed, an entire book was recently …

Best Seats: The NYFW Fall 2014 Front Row

See who sat front row at New York Fashion Week's most exclusive showsand what they wore.<p>See who sat front row at New York Fashion Week's most exclusive shows—and what they wore. Plus, see all the chic style at the after-parties.

Women's sportswear: six different looks – in pictures

One of this season's biggest trends is sports luxe. With its go-faster stripes, classic perforated tops in strong block colours and simple tailored jogging bottoms, there's a touch of the old school to this look. But when it comes to sportswear think standout, not workout. This is about looking …

New images hint that there could be liquid water flowing on Mars

Images sent back to Earth by NASA’s Mars orbiters show a curious feature: long black lines that scientists believe could have been created by flowing …

‎HELLO! Magazine UK on the App Store

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HELLO! Exclusive: Victoria Beckham's 40th birthday plans revealed

<p>It's fair to say that 2014 is the year that <b>Victoria</b> and <b>David Beckham</b> have more than fulfilled their dreams. The pair continue to dominate the worlds …

Victoria Beckham