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7 Things You Might Not Know About Calvin and Hobbes

Though we can’t pick your friends, we strongly encourage you to ostracize anyone who expresses disinterest or disdain for <i>Calvin and Hobbes,</i> the …

Modern Eco-Friendly Homes Set Amongst the Trees

<i>Primeval Symbiosis (Single Pole House)</i> is an architectural design project by architecture student and interior designer Konrad Wjcik that seeks to organically install living spaces in forests without disrupting the innate beauty of nature. Wjcik's detailed presentation lays out the many benefits of …

Architecture

New Portraits Chiseled Out of Walls by Vhils

Portuguese street artist Alexandre Farto, aka Vhils, is known for transforming old, worn down walls into incredibly lifelike, ephemeral portraits. The artist's unique form of sculpture relies on chipping and scraping away at the walls of old buildings. The result is a variation of colors and …

Art

Visually Striking Portraits Explore the Culture of Holy Sadhus

During his travels to Nepal and India, photographer Alexis Pazoumian became interested in the Sadhus–the holy men who choose to live separated from society in order to focus on a life of spiritual meditation and contemplation. In the project, entitled <i>Sadhu Hundred</i>, each subject exudes a peaceful, …

Acquainted

Flat Logo Designs by Erfan Talimi

Stunning Flat Logos.<p>Here is some eye candy for your inspiration! Erfan Talimi is a Hamburg, Germany based graphic designer who loves to experiment …

Wallpaper of the Week - Soft Shadows

The wallpaper of this week is an amazing image created in our last tutorial titled Super Easy Soft Shadows in Illustrator. It's the Abduzeedo symbol …

iPhone 5

China's New 3D Interactive Art Gallery Exhibit

If you just can't get enough of interactive art, you'll want to be in Tianjin, China right now visiting the Shenyang art gallery. One of their current exhibits showcases a brand new collection of 3D paintings that ask you to be a part of the picture. Like we've seen before, at The Trick Eye Museum …

Art

Beautiful Time-Lapse Video of the Milky Way and the Mauna Kea Observatories

The sky and the heavens always present themselves as a bundle of wonder. Since the beginning of time, we have been fascinated by everything celestial …

Collection of Photos Entitled 'Sugar Series' is Literal Eye Candy

The term ‘eye candy’ certainly holds literally true with this collection aptly called <i>Sugar Series.</i> Photographer Emily Blincoe sought to spotlight a …

Visual Art

Spectacular Landscapes Captured by the European Space Agency

Appreciating beauty sometimes is all about a matter of perspective. This fact could not be truer when it comes to appreciating the beauty of Earth’s …

European Space Agency

Gorgeous Long Exposure Photography of the Northern Lights

Astronomy photographer Tommy Richardsen provokes one to sit back and enjoy these absolutely captivating night landscapes, filled with the visual …

Treacherous Lake Turns Any Animal That Touches It into Stone

Lake Natron is a salt lake found in northern Tanzania, near the Kenyan border over at the eastern branch of the East African Rift. The lake gets its …

How to make a pinhole camera from concrete

October 19, 2013 /Photography News/ If you ever wanted to make your own pinhole camera but didn't know how, here is one tutorial that can help you …

The 10 best contemporary still lifes

Art historian Michael Petry chooses works from Marc Quinn and Sharon Core among his favourite contemporary still lifes<p>Nature Morte: Contemporary Artists Reinvigorate the Still-Life Tradition by Michael Petry is published by Thames & Hudson (£35)

New York City Meets London in Beautifully Composed Double Exposure Photographs

Late in 2012, photojournalist Daniella Zalcman moved from New York City to her new home in London. Zalcman adores both cities for, among other …

Turn Your Smartphone Into a Microscope and Macro Photography Stand for Only $10

If you’ve followed PetaPixel for a little while, you’ll already know that a laser pointer’s focus lens can be put to good DIY use helping you take …

How Light Can Be Used in Photography

Photography cannot exist without light. From the beginning of photography, the only element that had to be present for photography to exist was …

Landscape Photography

Men's Fashion, Style, Grooming, Fitness, Lifestyle, News & Politics

Sneaker of the Week<p>Everything you need to know to cop the latest sneaker from Nike and Virgil Abloh.<p>By Jake Woolf22 hours agoView More<p>What She …

Men's Fashion, Style, Grooming, Fitness, Lifestyle, News & Politics

Best Stuff<p>After lathering up a a whole lot, we crown the winning washes.<p>By Adam Hurly1 day agoView More<p>Best of GQ<p>The 84-year-old music legend has …

Autumn colours around Britain

Cube hotels around the world

The Big Picture photography competition: round 277

First-Ever Submarine Dive on Vancouver's "Living Fossils": Glass Sponge Reefs

Researchers discover a seafloor oasis made of hundreds of glass sponges.<p><b>Howe Sound, British Columbia—Through the submersible's acrylic viewport, a large patch of glass sponges looms up from the seafloor of Howe Sound (map), a network of fjords located on Vancouver's doorstep. The sponges glow</b> …

Family activities for a rainy half term

<b>London</b><p>Nobody, whatever they think of contemporary art, could walk into the Turbine Hall at <b>Tate Modern</b> (020 7887 8888, www.tate.org.uk) on Bankside, and fail to be impressed by its sheer scale. The world’s most popular modern art gallery is building an extension to accommodate its huge numbers of …