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L.A. Confidential

The one Los Angeles location visitors never consider... is Los Angeles itself. There used to be no "there" there. But there is now. A newly hip downtown LA has been the best kept secret on the West Coast, until now.<p>Spring Break is right around the corner. Frozen people, huddled inside the giant …

Los Angeles

Faux Vintage Drafting Tables that Expand

In our vintage drafting tables post, we ended by lambasting a poorly-thought-out modern-day copy. Which is not to say that all contemporary takes on …

Prince Steals the 2015 Grammys With Just One Sneer

Cue the Prince Face — it was gloom night at the Grammys. Prince greeted the crowd last night with a magnificent smirk, cutting through hours of …

Florida's 15 Most Popular Beaches, Ranked

What is there to do in Florida if you're not standing in line to vote or being beaten with reptiles? Go to the beach, of course.<p><i>By: Matt Meltzer</i><p>Florida does a lot of things wrong. We can't vote. We beat people with lizards. We have alligators in our swimming pools, politicians in our public …

Florida

Cannibal Ox Team With DOOM for "Iron Rose"

Cannibal Ox: "Iron Rose" [ft. MF Doom] (via SoundCloud)<p>Harlem duo Cannibal Ox will unleash their new album <i>Blade of the Ronin</i> on March 3 via IGC/iHipHop. It includes a track called "Iron Rose", which features DOOM. That's it above.<p><i>Blade of the Ronin</i> is Vast Aire and Vordul Mega's first album in …

Todd Edwards Shares "Nite Noise", Edit of Disclosure's "White Noise"

Todd Edwards: "Nite Noise" (via SoundCloud)<p><i>Photo by Michael Mendoza</i><p>Producer and all-around dance music hero Todd Edwards (whose credits include a guest spot on <i>Random Access Memories</i>) has shared a new track called "Nite Noise"—his edit of "White Noise" which he made as a "thank you" to Disclosure. …

Anish Kapoor’s Swirling Vortex of Black Water

Famed artist Anish Kapoor is back and this time he's showing a never-ending, swirling vortex of black water. At the Kochi-Muziris Biennale, India's first biennale for contemporary art, Kapoor has created an intriguing installation called <i>Descension</i>. Surrounded by a circular gate, the black water …

Manual for iOS gives photographers DSLR-style control in a well-designed app

The default camera app on iOS 8 is basic by design and it works for most people. But if you’re a serious photographer who cares about adjusting every …

Wood burning 101 - Techniques and Tricks

Hello everyone!This tutorial will give you a nice compilation of techniques and tricks for wood burning in any level of detail. As someone who loves …

Articles about apartment shows how build perfect live work space on Dwell.com - Dwell

A husband-wife architectural duo transform a former tire shop into a versatile home-office.<p>After a thoughtful restoration, a former chapel in South London embraces a new calling as a vibrant, contemporary space for a...<p>We were recently in Palm Springs soaking up the sun and the majesty of the …

DIY household cleaners you can make in 5 minutes or less

Pinterest has spoken: DIY cleaners are one of the biggest home trends the visual bookmarking site expects for 2015. And we're here to help you hop on the bandwagon, which is a good idea for more reasons than just being trendy.<p>Not only can DIY cleaners be more cost effective, but they are also free …

The Magic of Trading, or: How I Got a $2,100 Canon 85mm f/1.2L II for Just $145

I got a $2,100 Canon 85mm f/1.2L for $145 earlier this year. To be honest, it was more like $145 plus a couple trips to Starbucks, but it was still a …

Little Dragon Announce Tour, Share Mikky Ekko Remix of "Pretty Girls"

Little Dragon have expanded their tour with a host of October dates in North America and November dates in Britain. Check out the band's itinerary below. Additionally, they've shared Mikky Ekko's remix of <i>Nabuma Rubberband</i> cut "Pretty Girls"; stream it above. It's a pretty significant rework.<p>Little …

Watch the Video: Tips & Tricks to Build a Following on Instagram with Pei Ketron

Pei Ketron (@pketron) is a San Francisco-based photographer and educator who’s been shooting since 2001, and teaching photo classes privately and …

Meet MIOPS, a Smartphone Controlled High-Speed Photography Trigger

Created for the creative, MIOPS is a promising new accessory used to easily trigger your camera or flash unit for high-speed photography scenarios. …

Day of Mourning in the Netherlands: Pictures