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2016 Best of Furniture Design

This year we saw a lot of heavily-trafficked posts in furniture design, covering everything from old-school techniques to newfangled technologies, …

Furniture

Best Online Stores To Shop Furniture

If you are struggling with finding beautiful <b>furniture</b> online, we got your back with some of the best <i>online stores</i> for furniture. If you don’t feel …

Kelly Wearstler

This Wedding Photographer Turns You Into A Miniature Person

In Thailand, there’s a wedding photography business that’s attracting quite a bit of attention. It’s called คนตัวเล็ก, which literally translates to …

Portrait Retouching Tip: Fix Shiny Skin in Photoshop Lightroom

Also – if you are doing portraits or headshots or modeling shots and you really want to up your game – lighting is just a piece of the puzzle – you …

25 Shockingly Great-Looking Homes Made From Shipping Containers

See how these creatively recycled containers are turned into surprisingly attractive dwellings.<p>See how these creatively recycled containers are turned into surprisingly attractive dwellings.

Articles about house week comfortable home made two shipping containers on Dwell.com - Dwell

Using shipping containers to create affordable housing is an emerging trend.<p>Each week, we tap into Dwell's Instagram community to bring you the most viral design and architecture shots of the week.<p>Repurposed shipping containers have popped up all over the place in surprising ways—from homeless …

Architecture

Articles about smaller texas on Dwell.com - Dwell

In a far-flung desert destination, designer Barbara Hill does it again.<p>Texas architect Jim Poteet helped Stacey Hill, who lives in a San Antonio artists’ community, wrangle an empty steel shipping...<p>Texas is known for propagating a "bigger is better" attitude.<p>A family matriarch enlisted an …

Architecture

A small apartment perfectly modernised

The '70s were a great time—when it came to music, civic movements and, depending on your personal tastes, even fashion. What they're not too renowned …

10 things we never knew about (Sony) lenses

What we saw and why<p>Sony flew journalists from across Europe to its Amsterdam HQ to see and try its new G Master lenses. It was a chance for Sony …

Is It Time To Switch From Lightroom to Capture One Pro? Here’s Why It Might Be

I’ve been a rather happy Lightroom user since version 2. However, last year, I made the switch to Capture One 9, and here’s a short breakdown of why …

Tutorials

Japan’s UltraSmall Houses Photos

In Japanese cities, the average house is 1,075 square feet. That makes sense when you consider that the country has a landmass smaller than Montana but a population that puts it at number 11 worldwide. Creativity abounds despite such constraints, notes Naomi Pollack in Jutaku: Japanese Houses …

Japan

My First 6 Months with the Sony Alpha α7R II

Well, I figured it was time for a follow up on the latest with my switch to Sony. Last December I wrote a post called “My First 60 Days with the Sony …

Cameras

This is What You Get When You Flip the Front Element of a $45 Soviet Lens

If you enjoy do-it-yourself photography hacks and projects, here’s an interesting one for you to try: buy an old Soviet MIR-1B camera lens for about …

Meticulously-Stitched Embroideries Sculpt Fuzzy Woodland Creatures with Thread

Illustrator Chloe Giordano embroiders miniaturized animals that are so thickly sewn, they take on a sculptural appearance. Her compositions consist of layers of fine, thin threads and, together, these meticulously-stitched marks visually blend color together like a pointillist painting. At the same …

Sculpture

Terrarium Necklaces That Let You Carry A Tiny Piece Of Nature With You

Feeling trapped behind your office desk and missing the outdoors? The artist behind teenytinyplanet creates delicate terrarium necklaces to bring you …

Jewelry

The Missing Guide To Gradients

As far as design elements go, gradients are hot right now. Color fading from one hue to another is a treatment that can be seen on everything from …

Graphics

13 Spots You Never Thought to Paint (But Definitely Should)

Here's proof that a little bit of color can make a huge difference.<p>Here's proof that a little bit of color can make a huge difference.

5 Cruises for People Who (Think They) Hate Cruising

Tom Hoops Photography

Let’s talk about portrait photographer, Tom Hoops.<p>Tom Hoops is a British photographer who lives and works in Bangkok, Thailand. He is well known for …

AirDog is the action-sport drone GoPro needs to beat (or buy)

I first learned about AirDog when the company's founder, Edgars Rozentals, pitched it to me over email. It wasn't the first drone that would follow you -- 3D Robotics had been doing that for a while -- but as far as I knew it was the first to make it a central feature (I'd learn about the Hexo+ a …

Drones

These Twisted Vintage Portraits Were Made Before Photoshop

Long before the selfie craze, Frédéric Fontenoy was photographing self-portraits that will make your skin crawl.<p>Adobe Photoshop dropped in 1988, initiating the era of doubt and disbelief in photography. That same year, French artist Frédéric Fontenoy was capturing a set of images unbelievable in …

Art

28 Tips, Tricks, and Hacks for Adobe Photoshop CC

In this video and post I’ll cover 28 great features, tricks, hacks, and more of Adobe Photoshop CC 2015. Some are simple, some are difficult, some …

FlixelPix Binnian : Free Lightroom Preset

I have been asked a number of times to develop a preset that offers a starting point for enhancing the drama in landscape photographs. The FlixelPix …

Northern Ireland

37 incredible drone photos from across the globe that would be totally illegal today

Drones are everywhere from the battlefields to the backyards of America.<p>One of the most interesting implementations of drone technology is photography. Amos Chapple purchased one of the earliest consumer models to hit the market, and has traveled the world in search of the perfect shot since.<p>Now, …

The Photoshop Color Adjustment Tools

<b>Any color adjustment tool, in any software—past, current or future—works</b> (or does not work) based on the control it offers over one or more of the …

Tutorials

This Is The World’s First Throw-And-Shoot Camera

Lily is the world’s first throw-and-shoot camera. All you have to do is throw it in the air to start shooting. The quadcopter flies itself and uses …

Waterproofing
Photography

The 30 best albums of 2015

It’s been real, 2015. This year has given us instant rap classics, expertly crafted bubblegum pop, the return of an R&B music icon and surprise …

Kanye West