Kiril Beskoky

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6 Ways to Reduce Blown Out Highlights in Your Outdoor Photography

Shooting outdoors means dealing with challenging and changing lighting conditions which can sometimes lead to blown out highlights in your images. …

Landscape Photography

Ideas to Modify Natural Light for Portrait Photography

Every photographer loves that soft white light that pours in through a single window. Its diffuse glow seems to make anything in its path magically …

Photography

What I’ve Learned by Woody Allen - The Fox Is Black

There’s a great interview with Woody Allen by Cal Sussman over on Esquire, where he shares some of the things he’s learned in his long and fruitful …

Memorable Ads: Apple

In honor of "Jobs" hitting theaters this Friday we felt a perfect time to recount some of Apple's most memorable ads, specifically, "The Crazy Ones" …

Festivo Letters Font – Handmade Layered Type Family by Ahmet Altun

Festivo Letters.<p>Festivo is a hand drawn layered font family created in 2013 by type designer Ahmet Altun. The Festivo font family includes several …

Typography

How Do You Solve A (Design) Problem Like “Lolita”?

There have been many covers for Vladmir Nabokov’s Lolita over the years portraying Lolita as a teenage sexpot. A new book brings together designers to try and get it right.<p>Over the course of Vladimir Nabokov’s most famous novel, 12-year-old Dolores Haze is orphaned, kidnapped, tormented, and raped …

Which 50mm Lens Should You Buy?

An Effortless Fitness App That Will Get You Moving

Moves is free, lives in your phone, and requires zero interaction. If this doesn’t get you motivated to move your ass, nothing will.<p>Personal fitness trackers like Nike Fuelband are the thin end of the wedge for mainstream wearable computing. But if, like me, you’ve ever thought, Why would I buy a …

Guns and Ecstasy by Scott Hove

Between wedding cakes bursting with fangs and icing-piped assault rifles, it's not hard to see why the art of Scott Hove has gained such a strong following. A new exhibition and installation at Spoke Art in San Francisco called "Guns and Ecstasy" looks to cement his reputation of fusing fantasies …

Art

Brains Made of Toothpaste, Newspaper and Food by Kyle Bean | Colossal

<p>Designer Kyle Bean (previously here and here) just finished this fun series of brains for Men’s Health magazine. Bean is known for his handcrafted …

Core77's 2013 New York Design Week Guide Is Now Live!

And we're live! Our annual guide to New York Design Week is now online at http://www.core77.com/NYDW. With the second edition of Frieze Art Fair and …

Web Applications

Watch: Our Deepest Fears, Revealed By Google Auto-Complete

“I’m 10 and pregnant.” It pops up in the white auto-suggest drop-down before your finger can even leave the zero key. And that’s only because Google has seen that exact search hundreds, thousands–who knows how many times before.<p>The moment is jarring, but Marius Budin pushes forward right through …

An Artist Attempts To Draw All The Buildings In New York

John Gulliver Hancock still has a ways to go, but you can check his progress so far in a new book.<p>John Gulliver Hancock has an obsession. The artist has taken it upon himself to draw every building in New York, an ambitious goal that he expects will extend “well after I’m dead.”<p>This isn’t the first …

4 Ways To Build Business Software Users Actually Love

There’s an untapped opportunity to design software environments that are beautiful, thoughtful, and humane. Here’s how one company is doing it.<p>Over the last 10 years, great design has become an essential for consumer software success. If it’s not easy and enjoyable to use, forget about it. But …