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The 20 photographs of the week

The aftermath of the downing of Malaysia Airlines flight MH17, the conflict in Gaza and Israel, the Commonwealth Games and a flying carpet – the best photography in news, culture, nature and sport from around the world this week

8 Essential Fall Dishes Everyone Should Know How to Make

Turn fall's bounty into ridiculously good dinners and treats with these apple—and pumpkin-centric recipes.<p>A New Way to Think of Butternut Squash<p>A …

Sweet Potatoes

The most beautiful places on Earth – in pictures

As Lonely Planet turns 40 this year, the publisher has picked the most magnificent sights across the globe to be included in a new book entitled Beautiful World, which contains more than 200 images and aims to inspire readers to see the world as they have never seen it before

Cat righting reflex

The <b>cat righting reflex</b> is a cat's innate ability to orient itself as it falls in order to land on its feet. The righting reflex begins to appear at …

Lightroom's Tone Curve Explained

It’s no secret that there are many ways to enhance our photographs with Lightroom. By using just a handful of sliders we can get some great results …

Tutorials

10 Fascinating Photographs that Look Like Paintings

While we've all seen our fair share of hyperrealistic and photorealistic art, or paintings and sculptures that look amazingly like photographs, it's not too often that we come across photos that look like paintings. Throughout the five-plus years we've been around, we've seen these unbelievable …

Mexico City

The Week in Review: Get Crafty for Fall

Inside Flipboard / September 13, 2013<p>With fall breathing down on us, the season of stay-at-home, DIY goodness isn’t far behind. Why not assign …

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How To Use The Semicolon Properly<p>Common-sense, easy to understand rules for using the semicolon, including information on when NOT to use it.<p>Read More<p>…

Home Remedies

5 Reasons to Go to San Diego

With an average temperature of 70 degrees year-round, terrific hotels and eats, and 70 miles of coastline, there’s never a bad time to visit San …

Time-lapse Photography: Full Tutorial on Each Step of the Process

With so many timelapse videos floating around the internet recently, you may be looking to create your own timelapse. Well look no further than …

Time-lapse Photography

Sex on the Peach

The newest issue of David Chang and McSweeney's cultishly-followed quarterly journal collaboration <i>Lucky Peach</i> is on its way and the theme this time around will be <b>gender</b>. There will be fiction by <b>Anthony Bourdain</b>, an interview with <b>Alice Waters</b>, "the food of bachelor mountain ascents," and "sequential …

Silicon Valley's Most Expensive Estate; Skype's Offices; More!

<i>Welcome to Curbed Cuts, where Curbed SF editor Sally Kuchar shares the best real estate and neighborhood news of the week.</i><p><b>SILICON VALLEY</b>— The valley's home to Facebook, Google and Apple, and also some of the most expensive estates in the country. Do check out a map of the ten most expensive …

Researchers develop energy saving smart window that filters out heat and / or light

In the heat of summer, either you shut the windows and crank up the AC, or pull down the blinds and stumble around in the gloom. At least, that was the case. A team at the Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory has developed a new smart window that lets people choose what they want to let into their …

Cisco might be down, but its fortunes (and market share) rise in the data center

Advertisement<p>0 Comments<p>Credit: Flickr user ditatompel<p>When Cisco Systems (s CSCO) reported its fiscal fourth quarter of 2013 earnings Wednesday, the …

3 Ways to Improve Your Images With Composition

Along with lighting, subject, perspective, composition is one of the fundamental tools to creating better images. It’s one of the easier ones to …

The Art of Color Processing in Landscape Photography

In this new training guide, professional coastal landscape photographer Christopher O’Donnell explains his color processing workflow in a …

Landscape Photography

Veteran Street Photographer Offers Some No-BS Advice on How to Get Better

LA-based documentary and street photographer John Free has been practicing and teaching street photography for over 30 years. He’s taught workshops …

Scary Window and Other Great Shots

Each week, to make things easier for you, we compile the best of what's happening on Light Stalking into one easy format. Since we publish a …

Summer Photography Tips and Techniques

<b>Beach Photography Tips</b><p>Being on the beach is all about fun, so make sure you capture the enjoyment. Get your friends or family to run on the sand; set …

50 UNESCO natural World Heritage Sites

Here is a look at 50 of the most beautiful sites on UNESCO's list of World Heritage Sites

Fallen Princesses Photo Series Paints a Bleak Picture of ‘Happily Ever After’

What happens when “and then they lived happily ever after” is replaced with something more akin to “and then reality reared its ugly head?” That’s …

Watch a Professional Photographer Try to do a Low Light Photo Shoot in 5 Minutes

Photo shoots are time consuming undertakings. There are lights to set up, angles to figure out, assistants to organize—not to mention all the small …

Be A Square; Photograph In Public!

We love what we see on Instagram, and we think there's potential for something deeper. Something more communal. So today we're starting something new with our friends at KPCC in Los Angeles: A collective storytelling project called <b>Public Square.</b> <i>Follow us! @npr + @kpcc</i><p>Each month will have a theme …

Shark Week Photo of the Day: Great White Shark Spotted While Diving in South Australia

Some photographers would jump at the chance to photograph great white sharks, but only from a very safe distance, preferably with a few inches of …

Photo Collector Robert E. Jackson on the Death of the Snapshot

Robert E. Jackson isn’t exactly a household name, but his massive collection of one-of-a-kind snapshots has earned him a great deal of recognition in …

Interview with Wildlife Photographer Mario Moreno

<b>Have you ever had to put yourself in harm’s way to get the perfect shot?</b><p>A few times. I specially recall the one image of a rhino at sunrise. I had to …

Wedding Photo of a Bride on the Side of a Mountain… With a Double Rainbow

Want to snap a memorable bridal photo? Just have her pose on the side of a mountain, and then <i>capture a double rainbow in the background</i>. That’s what …

Flower Photography: 4 Quick Tips for Great Tulip Photos

Armed with the four simple, yet very effective strategies that I will share here, you can venture out to capture tulips, or any flowers, in a …