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Ideas to Modify Natural Light for Portrait Photography

Every photographer loves that soft white light that pours in through a single window. Its diffuse glow seems to make anything in its path magically …

Photography

Battleskarz - Agents Of Evolution

Kiki Smith on Tattoos and Making Your Own Art

Photographer Terry O'Neill on His Rolling Stones and Beatles Photos

Beastie Boys on Being Stupid

89 Photographs and Stories That You Will Love

Another terrific week in the world of photography has just passed us by and Toad Hollow Photography has been active all week looking for the very …

Landscape Photography

So You Want to Learn More About Lighting...

This week, creativeLive is doing their Lighting Toolkit workshop series. During the workshops, we’ll be sponsoring the giveaway of a pair of …

Using Multiple Exposures in Action Photography

When you first take a look at photographer Marcelo Maragni’s images, you might think that they’re a product of Photoshop. But the truth is they’re …

How to Create a Black Background Anywhere with this Photography Trick

Many portrait photographers dream of owning a studio with all the bells and whistles. However, some photographers who work on-location in …

Photography

Excess Neurotransmitter in Brain May Trigger Schizophrenia

Emerging research suggests an excess of the brain neurotransmitter glutamate may cause a transition to psychosis in people who are at risk for …

Family of Many Schizophrenia Patients Report Positive Personal Growth

Amidst the heavy emotional toll of taking care of a loved one with schizophrenia, new research reveals that, for many family members, there is a …

Hypertension Drug Appears to Relieve Psychosis

Patients experiencing psychosis quickly improved after a single infusion of sodium nitroprusside, an antihypertensive agent, according to a new study …

Why Hearing Voices Is No Problem for Some

Patients with schizophrenia aren’t the only ones who hear voices.<p>According to international research, approximately five percent of the population …

Essential Keywording Tips and Strategies for Photographers

Keywording is a tool to assign or tag meaningful words to your photos so people searching may find them. I often think of stock photography when I …

Astounding Photorealistic Portraits Drawn In Ballpoint Pen

We've previously feature several artists who are masters of photorealism. The art of tricking your vision into think you're staring at a photograph, …

Beautiful Artworks Of Females Painted As Superheroes

When you think about it, the number of male superheroes really do outnumber the females out there. For every Wonder Woman there's an Ironman, Batman, …

Epic Slow-Mo Photo Booth Captures Guests At A Party

Here's an idea for your next party, rather than having a photographer traipse around all night and battling with lighting, people barging into them …

Google+ isn't a social network; it's The Matrix

Pretty much everyone (myself included) has been reading Google+ wrongly. Because it bears many superficial resemblances to social networks such as …

10 Hot Social Networks to Watch

Hot Social Networks to Watch<p>1. Medium<p>2. Kleek<p>3. Viddy<p>4. RunKeeper<p>5. Ghost<p>6. Pose<p>7. Vine<p>8. Atmospheir<p>9. Days<p>10. App.net<p>Have you ever dropped into …

The Science of Love: How Positivity Resonance Shapes the Way We Connect

We kick-started the year with some of history’s most beautiful definitions of love. But timeless as their words might be, the poets and the philosophers have a way of escaping into the comfortable detachment of the abstract and the metaphysical, leaving open the question of what love really is on …

How the Brain Sees Art

<b>What's the Latest Development?</b><p>Earlier this month, President Obama announced his intention to create an ambitious research project, supported by …

The Brain

Major Movements in Philosophy as Minimalist Geometric Graphics

I have a soft spot for minimalist graphic representations of complex concepts. (Previously: famous lives in pictogram flowcharts; famous personalities in vector illustrations; famous songs as typographic reductions; world statistics as minimalist infographics; anticonsumerist aspirations.) And it …

Limbic Revision and How Love Rewires the Brain

Recently, at a dear friend’s wedding, the groom’s sister read an excerpt from one of my favorite books, <b>A General Theory of Love</b> (<i>public library</i>), which you might recall from pickings past. The passage framed beautifully the remarkable union we had gathered to witness, but also speaks powerfully to …

How to Think Like Sherlock Holmes: Lessons in Mindfulness and Creativity from the Great Detective

<i>“The habit of mind which leads to a search for relationships between facts,”</i> wrote James Webb Young in his famous 1939 5-step technique for creative problem-solving, <i>“becomes of the highest importance in the production of ideas.”</i> But just how does one acquire those vital cognitive customs? That’s …

WhitePages Scoops Up Mr. Number, an Android App for Blocking Unwanted Calls

Seattle-based WhitePages has acquired Mr. Number — a startup whose Android software aims to make it easier for people to see who is calling them, and …

Android News

Atlas Shrugged Book Club, Entry 8: Is Ayn Rand a Better Philosopher or Novelist?

In the final installment of our discussion, Conor Friedersdorf and Garance Franke-Ruta debate the merits of the controversial book's moral.<p>Patrick Feller/Flickr<p>One wonderful thing about novels: They can be smarter than their novelist.<p>Care for an example?<p>Ayn Rand the philosopher posits, via a …

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Turns Out Women Have Really, Really Strong Sex Drives: Can Men Handle It?

A new book questions the conventional wisdom about female desire. What now?<p>Women want sex far more than we've been allowed to believe. So suggests a new book that shatters many of our most cherished myths about desire, including the widespread assumption that women's lust is inextricably bound up …