Kathryn Flynn

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This Is Where Every Fashion-Obsessed Traveler Will Go in 2018

If there's one thing we love more than travel, it's flying halfway around the world to go shopping. While sun-drenched locations are the ultimate …

Compose Like The Pros

Taking cues from the great classic painters, photographers have learned that composition is more than just where you place your subject. Lighting, …

Worth the Trip: Eatrip in Tokyo

When we heard that Bay Area photographer Aya Brackett was heading to Tokyo, we knew she’d be dropping by her friend Yuri Nomura’s cult restaurant …

Shopper’s Diary: Stardust, an Otherworldly Kyoto Boutique and Cafe

Our latest Instagram fixation: Stardust, Kana Shimizu’s Kyoto vegan cafe and boutique, set in a restored historic house where every surface seems …

Getting Started with Narrow Depth of Field Photography

An up close view of an organ pipe cactus by Sarah Marino.<p>Using narrow depth of field is one of my favorite ways to create abstract renditions of …

Landscape Photography

Check Out This Cool Gif Showing How Lens Focal Length Changes People's Faces in Portraits

The below gif is one of the cooler things we've seen on Reddit lately. It gives you a visual demonstration of how changing the focal length of your …

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20 Tracks To Ease The Harshest Of Hangovers

We’ve all had those mornings (well, late afternoons) when we’ve woken up, bleary eyed and with a four-hour window of the night before completely …

12 Incredible Photo Stories You Absolutely Can’t Miss

Here are the most interesting and powerful photo stories from across the web.

10 street photographers worth following

There are a lot of passionate Street Photographers out there that create great free content that help me in very different ways. Some are more on the …

Morning Yoga Poses That Will Wake You Up

If you want to establish a consistent yoga practice, one of the first steps is to find the time of day that works best for you and make sure to be on …

Yoga

Zen Photography

I’m a big fan of Zen/Taoist, Eastern philosophy.Even though I am very pro-American at heart (in terms of our love for risk-taking, for individuality, …

Street Photography

Half-Sunk in the Dune House

Located on the island of Terschelling in the Netherlands, <b>Dune House</b> by Marc Koehler Architects rises over the harsh terrain, offering views of the …

The 25 Best Movies of 2016

With just days left before we turn another page in the calendar, here's a look back at the year's best films.<p>The movie year is just about over, and a review of the past twelve months makes clear that cinephiles have been spoiled with sterling movies, from blockbuster superhero sagas and low-budget …

The Key to Taking Great Landscape Photos Is Timing and Patience

Taking great photos of the outdoors requires more than a nice set of camera equipment. If you really want your vacation photos to pop, it’s all in …

The science behind how a digital camera works

While technology plays an integral part in our daily lives, many of us have little understanding of how the devices we use every day actually work.<p>In the video above we reveal how a digital camera works, creating an image by allowing light through the lens and using a sensor to covert the data into …

Shake Cats, A Beautiful Photo Series That Features Felines Shaking Off Water While Grooming

Animal photographer Carli Davidson has again expanded her wonderful “Shake” photo series to include those of the feline species, a project that took …

Spotify Playlists To Fuel Your Coding And Design Sessions

Get Into The Flow<p>Positive psychology describes <i>flow</i> as the mental state when you get fully immersed in what you’re doing, feeling energized, focused, …

Robert Rauschenberg: ‘He was just something to be around’

From his paint-spattered bed to a stuffed goat, the artist broke boundaries. On the eve of a major retrospective, his friends recall a generous spirit on his island hideaway<p>Matt Hall vividly remembers his job interview with Robert Rauschenberg. A mutual acquaintance had approached Hall, then sous …

Artists

Paris Photo 2016: All the Best Pictures, From Muhammad Ali Underwater to Joan Didion Sunbathing

From the iconic black-and-white fashion imagery of Cecil Beaton and Horst P. Horst to modern-day photographers' scenes from Syria and Saudi Arabia, the 20th edition of Paris Photo this weekend saw the Grand Palais play host to all manner of stand-out photography from the last century. Survey the …

Remembrance: With Sharon Jones' death, the music world loses a rare talent — and a refreshing personality

This past summer I had the pleasure of spending a day with Sharon Jones.<p>Well, pleasure may not be quite the right word. As anyone who has shared even a few minutes with Miss Sharon could tell you, time with that most underappreciated of soul talents was not an easy or necessarily upbeat affair. …

The 40th Uncut Playlist Of 2016

Adventurous jams for unstable days…<p>A shorter list this week, thanks to the domination of a few new arrivals that I’ve been hammering. A strong …

STEM Books And Toys For Kids: Your Science Holiday Shopping Guide [Greg Laden's Blog]

I’ve reviewed, researched, and generally looked around for a selection of gifts that could work for kids ranging from very small to High School (and …

Kids

5 Practical Ways To Increase Your Emotional Intelligence

Shares 174<p><i>Jordan Gray says that you can improve your self-esteem, mental health, physical health, and relationships by boosting your emotional</i> …

Some thoughts on Leonard Cohen

And Cohen's last long tour revisited<p>Earlier today, I spent a few minutes looking for anything I’d previously written about Leonard Cohen. One of the …

The Happiest People Don't Let Their Minds Wander, According to a Harvard Study

There is an old saying: “Happiness is a state of mind.” As it turns out, it's true.<p><i>How does one overcome depression and anxiety? originally appeared on Quora--the knowledge-sharing network where compelling questions are answered by people with unique insights.</i><p><b>Answer by Mellissa O'Brien, mindfulness</b> …

Best places to see the famed Japanese artist Yayoi Kusama and her artwork

Fans of the acclaimed Japanese artist Yayoi Kusama can see her work at exhibits currently on display around the world, and now even in a new wax figure at Madame Tussauds in Hong Kong in a zone covered in the her characteristic polka dots.<p>The wax figure of the 87-year-old Kusama, one of the world’s …

Art

10 amazing ways to see Japan

Japan doesn’t always conform to stereotypes. There are, of course, the robot restaurants, the skyscrapers, the futuristic neon, the salarymen crowds and the edgy fashion tribes.<p>The perfect holiday in Japan: our expert's ultimate itinerary<p>But another world lies in wait for visitors who are happy to …

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