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Getting Older Is A Thing Of Beauty In These Portraits Of Centenarians Around The World

Photographer Karsten Thormaehlen wants you to lose your fear of aging.<p>The first centenarian ― or person over 100 ― that Karsten Thormaehlen photographed was his friend’s grandmother.<p>“I was impressed by her presence, her knowledge and liveliness,” Thormaehlen told The Huffington Post of the …

Ecuador

Dazzling Photographs of New York Subway on the 80’s

New York has one of the most famous metros on the planet. Swiss photographer Willy Spiller captured him in the 1980s and unveiled the series titled</i> …

2017’s Best Street Photography, So Far

Street photographers are the nature photographers of the urban jungle. They are on the hunt for candid moments and perfect light in order to reveal …

You Can Now Buy Rolex's Most Sought After Watch Release Of The Year

Get a cool refreshing Pepsi for summer<p>There's always one release that sends Baselworld into meltdown (the world's biggest watch trade fair, if you weren't in the know). That release usually comes from Rolex. However, few realised that the GMT-Master II - 2018's stand out piece - would create this …

Die besten Spots für Streetart - Blogparade & Round-up

Wir lieben Streetart. Unkomplizierte Kunst, die dennoch oftmals tiefgründige Botschaften transportiert. Die KünstlerInnen bringen damit vor allem …

Porträts trotz Mittagssonne: Foto-Basics

Bei grellem Sonnenschein sollte man das Fotografieren von Porträts lieber vermeiden. Wir verraten Ihnen, wie Sie auch zur Mittagsstunde ein …

The Diplomat Watch | By Nixon

The Diplomat watch by Nixon, is the brand´s most sophisticated watch. The stylish timepiece is part of Nixon´s Spring/Summer offerings and features a …

Composition Tips: This Pro Says “Use the Golden Spiral” & Forget About the Rule of Thirds (VIDEO)

If you wonder why we spend so much time discussing techniques for better composition, the answer is simple: No matter what type of images you shoot, …

Bill Gates and Warren Buffett Say You Need to Stack Your Network With These Types of People

Buffett says this advice applies to choosing your spouse too.<p>Most parents at some point give their kids a lecture about the importance of not getting caught up hanging with the "wrong crowd." The well-meaning warnings come because our parents know how closely our actions (and at times inaction) are …

Warum die Hausarbeit in Partnerschaften auch 2018 noch großteils von Frauen gemacht wird

Paare streben heute zwar meist eine gerechte Verteilung der Hausarbeit an, scheitern aber oft an der Umsetzung. Warum das so ist und was sich dagegen …

Why Printing Your Photos Will Make You a Better Photographer

Print your photos. This little piece of advice goes far beyond the simple joy of holding a photograph in your hand. In fact, printing your photos …

Photography

Camera Review: Fujifilm X-T20 Mirrorless Camera

“Design is not just what it looks like and feels like. Design is how it works.” Though the sentiment is Steve Jobs’s, the ethos applies to Fujifilm. …

This tip will save you hours of color matching in photoshop

Here is a quick little tip that can save you hours and hours of color matching in photoshop. Surprisingly, it does not involve reviewing real colors …

Travelling with Fujifilm Primes: Japan Edition

Although I travel and take pictures for work, my vacation photography is very different. I spend more time taking pictures of my wife, family and …

Film company behind Love Actually to open school in London

Working Title aims to tackle lack of diversity in industry by teaching film production alongside national curriculum<p>Working Title, the British company behind Bridget Jones, Love Actually and The Theory of Everything, is opening a new school in north London in an attempt to improve diversity in the …

8 Signs You're a Perfectionist (and Why It's Toxic to Your Mental Health)

Studies say that true perfectionists aren't really trying to be perfect. They are avoiding not being good enough.<p>People often confuse high achieving behavior with perfectionistic behavior. High achievers are dedicated, determined individuals who have a strong desire to accomplish something that's …

Mental Health

Organisational culture and change management

Most Discussed<p>HR leaders have been urged by Deputy PM Tharman Shanmugaratnam to stop their “unstated discrimination” against older workers looking …

Forget Feelings, Think Motivation

Emotions move us. The word, "emotion," derived from the Latin, literally means "to move." The ancients believed that emotions move behavior; in …

Psychology

EU-Studie zu Gender Equality: Deutschland liegt im Mittelfeld

Wie gleichberechtigt sind Frauen und Männer? Die Antwort ergibt sich aus der neuen Studie des EU-Instituts für Gleichstellung. Das Ergebnis zeigt: …

Near perfect vintage @omega constellation on leather strap from the 1960s. #watches

8 things to do before bed to have a better day tomorrow

The mega-successful wake up at dawn every day, conquering the world many times over, while everyone else is still fumbling around in the kitchen for a coffee filter.<p>I've developed some great morning routines too, but what about the other times of day? Don't they play equally important roles as well?<p>…

Sleep

A therapist outlines the 3 main reasons people never change

<i>Katherine Schafler is a New York City-based psychotherapist with 14 years' counseling experience.</i><p>1. True change is about taking personal accountability<p>The first reason is best explained by the father of psychology himself, Sigmund Freud:<p><i>"Most people do not really want freedom, because freedom</i> …

For decades, Western culture touted self-esteem. It got the most important thing wrong

What would you guess people are most stressed out about in their careers? One might assume that hating your job, or dealing with the frustration of finding a new one, would top the list. But according to the results of an annual survey that I send several thousand readers of my email newsletter, …

Self-esteem

Vintage Finds: The Wittnauer Chronograph Edition

We round out the week with a few of our favorite Wittnauer vintage watches currently up for sale.<p>Vintage chronographs are continuing to see a …

Professional Wedding Photographer at 10 years old?? With Fuji? Meet Regina Wyllie

Share<p>Tweet<p>Shares 0<p>About the Author<br>• Latest Posts<p>Regina Wyllie<p>"My name is Regina Wyllie (my friends call me The G) and I'm a 10yr old photographer, …

The Russia you'll never see on postcards...

Alexander Petrosyan doesn’t think pictures can change the world, but he does believe they can help you understand it a little better.<p>Having received …

Vladimir Putin

My Journey into Street Photography and Fujifilm

What inspired me to pick up my camera and hit the streets? Long story short, for me it was the birth of my daughter back in 2013 and a photographic …

Street Photography

Journalismus stellt sich seinen Dämonen

Desinformation, neue Technologien, Gewalt gegen Reporter: Wohl noch nie stand die Medienwelt vor so vielen Herausforderungen. Beim Global Media Forum …

Where are All the Female Street Photographers?

There has been a lot of talk about diversity in street photography and, in particular, the lack of visibility for female street photographers in a …

A psychologist says a simple word swap can make you more successful on a daily basis

To that end, she offers a bunch of strategies for getting to know yourself better , each one characterized by extreme efficiency and a focus on problem-solving over rumination.<p>One such strategy is the somewhat counterintuitive " <b>What Not Why</b> " tool. When you're facing a difficult situation, or …

Self-improvement