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Found: PEdALED cycling apparel fuses Japanese sensibility & Italian style

What if you could have discovered Rapha before it was cool? Before they were “Rapha”? The act (or art) of discovery is often half the fun in finding …

How the bicycle might look 100 years from now

<b>The first bicycle was produced over 200 years ago – how will the design of pedal-powered two-wheeled machines progress in 100 years' time?</b><p>The first …

272km, 45kmh: Chris Froome’s astonishing ‘Empty the Tank’ training ride on Strava

<b>Whatever riding you did this weekend has just been put in the shade</b><p>With spring on the horizon, now is the time that most of us think about up our …

MAMIL: Middle Aged Men In Lycra (In All Their Glory) On The Big Screen

By Nat Bromhead | 25 January 2018<p>During the week, they're responsible adults with jobs, families and mortgages. Come Saturday and Sunday mornings, …

The Best Road Bikes Under $1,500 for 2018​

You don't have to spend a lot of cash to have a great ride. Some of the best tech from budget-blowing dream bikes is now available in less expensive versions that are not just economical but damn fun. These days, you can experience all the ride quality benefits of disc brakes, wide gear ranges, and …

Carbon Fiber

How often should I cycle to get fit?

<b>Regular short rides are the fastest way to boost your fitness and improve your cycling performance</b><p>Virtually everyone who rides wants to get fitter. …

Exercise

20 Best Cycling Shoes for 2018​

Your feet are one of the most important contact points with your bike, and the right shoes can make a big difference in your performance—and enjoyment—when riding. Whether you’re upgrading your old favorites or searching for your first pair, you won’t regret taking the time to find a pair that fits …

Tour de France

This Bike Trailer Can Deliver As Much Cargo As A Minivan

With an electric bike, you can pull 400 pounds of cargo–and not get stuck in traffic.<p>When a bike messenger showed up at a Manhattan warehouse on a recent weekday, he picked up five deliveries instead of his usual three. He was using new bike trailer, called BicyLift, that can hold as many packages …

How WeChat Became China’s App For Everything

A centuries-old tradition gave rise to China’s most valuable company and captured the attention of everyone from teens to Silicon Valley.<p>A little over a year ago, my roommate Mike said something strange. He’s a theater director and was working on a production in China. Mike complained that the …

Chinese New Year

William Eggleston’s “Democratic” Images Of America

The pioneer of color photography spoke to Co.Design about his way of seeing the world.<p>Photographer William Eggleston, who turned 77 this year, shoots the same way today as he always has: From the hip.<p>“It happens so fast and I don’t plan any of these images beforehand,” he tells <i>Co.Design</i>. “I’ve …

Street Photography

Palette: for Premiere Pro and other NLEs by Jose Antunes

Using a MIDI controller for photo processing is a viable option, but if you also want to edit video, then you’ve to look at solutions as Palette, …

Tutorials

The Photo That Changed Modern Portraiture

Capturing the essence of those he photographed was Philippe Halsman’s life’s work.<p>So when Halsman set out to shoot his friend and longtime …

Photography

These collages, made from hundreds of news photos, reflect on the ‘Chinese Dream’

Alexander F. Yuan, a former photographer for the Associated Press in Beijing, has long felt unsatisfied with the way people consume news.<p>“Most people …

The Makeshift Homes Where Refugees Await Their Fates

The migrant camp in Calais, France, is known as The Jungle. More than 7,000 people live on 45 acres not far from the sea. Clean water is limited, and …

The best cities in the world for book lovers

The streets of Edinburgh and Hong Kong are overflowing with books. Istanbul and Singapore, less so.<p>Every year the World Cities Culture Forum collects information on how people consume culture around the world. The organization looks at factors like how many video game arcades a city has, or how …

Hong Kong

What It's Like Being a Professional Hand Model

Brooke Colman has appeared in some of the most expensive, visible adverts in the world, and doubled for Julia Roberts and Ant and Dec, but you've never seen her face.<p>Brooke Colman's hands are six meters high and made of fiberglass.<p>Granted, not her actual physical hands—but when Nikon wanted to …

The first colour photographs of Russia

Bill Cunningham’s photos tied up in rights issues

The New York Times ran a tribute to late lensman Bill Cunningham in its Sunday Styles section — but one element missing was any photos actually …

This Mark Zuckerberg GIF is the tip of the creepy iceberg

Milos "Sholim" Rajkovic is the artist in the age of Tumblr. His custom GIFs have appeared at museum exhibitions in Paris, Stockholm, Amsterdam, New York, and of course, Cleveland. Presented via projection, the looped animations critique culture, the military, religion, capitalism, the looming …

Private prisons are shrouded in secrecy. I took a job as a guard to get inside—then things got crazy

Looking for news you can trust?<br>Subscribe to our free newsletters.<p>Chapter 1: “Inmates Run This Bitch”<p>Have you ever had a riot?” I ask a recruiter from …

The Lost Chinese City Police Feared to Enter

Kowloon Walled City, a 6.9 acre cesspool of crime, trafficking, and unlicensed doctors, was once the most densely populated place on earth--and its …

This Might Be the Coolest Thing That's Happened to Photos Since Instagram

You know how photos come to life in the 'Harry Potter' books and movies? Imagine that actually happening.<p>Inc.<i>'s 11th annual 30 Under 30 list features the young founders taking on some of the world's biggest challenges. Here, meet Prynt.</i><p>Prynt's device is magic in a way that's obvious only when you …

Social Media

3 Photographers Open Windows into 6 African Cities

Works from Nigerian artist Akinbode Akinbiyi, Malian artist Seydou Camara, and Ivorian artist Ananias Léki Dago take center stage at the Philadelphia Museum of Art.<p>"<i>Alexandra Township," from the series Shebeen Blues, 2008 (negative); 2015 (print). Ananias Léki Dago, Ivorian, born 1970. Galatin</i> …

The Life of Mexico's Premiere Crime Photographer

“I was just nine years old, I’d see 20 to 40 corpses every day”, recalls Enrique Metinides, sitting stiffly in front of a black backdrop looking into …

Mexico City

Steve McCurry’s Rickshaw

By now, many voices have weighed in about Steve McCurry and the evidence that he has consistently and substantially altered details in his photos. A …

Photographer Denis Cherim’s ‘Coincidence Project’ Explores Uncanny Moments of Synchronicity | Colossal

<p>With an eye for unusual juxtapositions and serendipitous moments where the universe seems to synchronize itself just so, photographer Denis Cherim …

Photography

Wong Kan Tai: Vajrayāna – From Tiananmen Square to the Himalayas

Veteran Hong Kong photographer Wong Kan Tai 黃勤帶 launches a new photobook VajrayānaRelated Posts to Wong Kan Tai: Vajrayāna – From Tiananmen Square to …

Residents salvage what they can after Typhoon Ketsanastrong caused a massive mudflow, which ravaged their town in September, 2009. The Philippines is bombarded with over a dozen typhoons each year - extreme weather events that are being fuelled by a warming planet. This image is from a series from Filipino photographer @Vjvillafranca on climate refugees in his homeland. Photograph from SIGNOS SERIES 2009 – 2015. World Environment Day Showcase 2016 by Invisible Photographer Asia /@invisphotogasia #worldenvironmentday2016 #Philippines #climatechange