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15-Year-Old Boy Prodigy Draws Anatomically Correct Animals From Memory, And The Result Will Blow Your Mind

Serbian artist Dušan Krtolica began drawing when he was only 2 years old, barely able to hold a pen. He’s 15 now and has had 6 solo exhibitions …

Drawing

8 Road Trip Novels for People Who Want to Travel Without Leaving the House

I f you’re anything like me, the idea of spending hours upon hours in small metal box on wheels with either too much or too little AC does not sound …

Literature

Paul Thomas Anderson, Greta Gerwig, and 8 More Great Screenwriters Share Their Best Advice

From Issa Rae to Rian Johnson to Nancy Meyers, The Austin Film Fest's "On Story Project" has hosted in-depth screenwriting conversations with some of …

One Cinematic Technique You Should Keep in Mind When Shooting Dialogue Scenes

Even though scenes with two-person dialogue seem pretty straightforward, there are some things that require a little finesse.Okay, you've got your …

Master these 7 grammar tips if you want to sound smarter

• <b>Poor writing can make others think you aren't intelligent.</b>• <b><br>I'm the executive editor of a magazine and know firsthand how grammar can change the</b> …

Muscle Mass Begins To Deteriorate In Your 30s, But There’s A Way Around It

There are certain things in life that men can't escape. Taxes is the standard one. Certain death from taking a selfie with a bear is probably …

Exercise

Lav Like a Pro: Here Are a Few Basic Tips for Using a Lavalier Mic

Lav mics are a great tool for recording decent dialogue. Here's how to use them.Lavalier microphones, or "lavs" as the cool kids call them, are an …

Rock star physicist Carlo Rovelli on why time is an illusion

“I found something extraordinarily beautiful and extraordinarily radical. And I thought, wow, this is better than LSD”<p>At the outset of Julian …

These Fascinating History Podcasts Will Make You Fall In Love With The Past

<b>Last Updated: May 2nd</b><p>A great podcast is all about being able to tell a great story. The medium thrives on masterful storytellers recounting and analyzing a moment in time that may have been forgotten or misread. It’s all about weaving threads together and adding insight along the way. That’s why …

Podcasting

50 Fictional Writers, Ranked

Everyone knows that writers <i>love</i> to write about writers. In fact, if an alien had to guess which profession was most common on earth based on our …

Ernest Hemingway Creates a Reading List for a Young Writer (1934)

In the spring of 1934, a young man who wanted to be a writer hitchhiked to Florida to meet his idol, Ernest Hemingway.<p>Arnold Samuelson was an …

The Ultimate Body Transformation Plan

How much can you change your body in four weeks? More than you think – but only if you have three things: a good exercise plan, smart eating rules, …

Read This if you Can’t Decide What Topic to Write About

Is analysis paralysis killing your creativity?Everybody wants to find their voice, their niche, their subject, their purpose. They want certainty …

7 Habits of Highly Prolific Writers

Sometime in the midst of writing my upcoming book, <i>An An Audience of One</i>, a friend called me and asked how I’ve managed to be so prolific. Despite …

Fstoppers' Brand New Video Editing Tutorial

Fstoppers is bringing you our first ever tutorial that deals with video rather than photos: "Intro to Premiere: A Video Editing Tutorial."<p>Fstoppers …

A debut author's advice on writing your first novel

Elizabeth Moore is the author of The Man On The Middle Floor, her first novel. Here she shares her tips for writing yours...<p>Writing is unlike almost …

Tips for Writing a Micro-Budget Feature

A promotional still for <i>The Hunt</i><p>by Darren Coyle<br>in Filmmaking<br>on Nov 3, 2016<p><i>The following guest essay is from filmmaker Darren Coyle</i>, <i>whose feature</i> The …

7 Insanely Useful Books That Helped My Writing Career in Many Ways

I eat people’s brains…I love to crack open their skulls and peek into the inner workings of their mind.Metaphorically, of course.Reading feeds your …

A Framework That Will Help You Tell Amazing Stories

There is a class of entertainment that is underrated, in spite of its external success: stories about telling stories. Hit shows like <i>How I Met Your</i> …

I’ve been ruined by Long Long Man, the greatest love story ever told by Japanese gum commercials

Stanley Kubrick: Museum of the City of New York Displays Early Photos – Variety

Even the greatest auteurs have to start somewhere.<p>Before he ventured into the far reaches of space and consciousness with “2001: A Space Odyssey,” …

Stanley Kubrick

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15 Memoirs About Writing That Every Young Writer Needs To Read

If there's anything that writers like more than writing, it's writing <i>about writing</i> (that, and talking about writing about writing). And it makes …

My RØDE Reel is Back With a Million Dollars in Prizes for Your Short Films

The fifth year of RØDE's short film competition offers the biggest prizes ever.My RØDE Reel has lots to celebrate. In only five years, it has become …

This is how to increase your attention span: 5 secrets from neuroscience

The human brain is the most amazing thing in the universe. It got us to the moon, built the pyramids, cured smallpox … <i>And it also can’t seem to go 6</i> …

The Brain

5 Vitamins You Should Be Taking For A Faster Metabolism

Looking for a metabolism boost to help you burn more fat and lose weight faster? The best ways to increase your metabolism naturally include simple …

Wellness

This man did a 22,000 mile road trip of North America — these are the 25 spots he says you can't miss

National Parks

Moment Unveils Products for Shooting Cinematic Video with Phones

The mobile photography gear company Moment has just announced its first collection of products designed for shooting cinematic video on your phone. …

4 Ways to Learn Anything in 20 Hours

<i>“Live as if you were to die tomorrow. Learn as if you were to live forever.”</i> — Mahatma Gandhi<p>What if you could learn anything in 20 hours, what would …

12 movies you'd never know were shot on an iPhone

As each new iPhone offers increasingly complex photography capabilities, filmmakers are beginning to recognize the Apple device as a legitimate medium.<p>From the Steven Soderbergh drama, "Unsane," starring Claire Foy, to the Oscar-winning documentary "Searching for Sugar Man," here is a list of …