Marcel Sparrow

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Three Mistakes to Avoid with Exposure Blending

Natural-looking high dynamic range (HDR) photos like these make a viewer feel like they are looking out of a window at some exotic location. It is …

13 Exceptional Men’s Grooming Products: 2018 Grooming Award Winners

For the last 4 months, our team has been testing hundreds of grooming product submission in search of the best of the best. If you follow our …

How I Processed a Backlog of 1,061 Emails to Reclaim My Inbox

Stay on top of your inbox -- without devoting your whole day to email -- with these tips.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>A few weeks ago on a Monday morning, I opened my inbox with a tense tightening in my stomach. My inbox a few weeks prior was around 20 emails. This …

Productivity

Subwoofer 101: How to place and set up your subwoofer

On the A/V awesomeness scale, few components compete with the subwoofer. There’s just something primal about a box made for the sole purpose of …

What it’s like to attend a flat-Earth convention

At the end of last week, a group of people gathered in Birmingham, England for the first flat-Earth convention held in the UK. Most of the people at the convention attended because they believe in one of the most commonly held conspiracy theories of the modern era: that the Earth is flat.<p>Similar …

Flat Earth Society

13 Repair Tricks From Our Grandfathers That Are Still Relevant Today

Before the days of the Internet, we turned to our inventive grandfathers for fix-it help since they could easily and quickly solve just about any …

DIY

White cedar covers gabled lake house in Canada by YH2

Canadian firm YH2 has completed a contemporary cabin beside a lake in Quebec, with pale cedar cladding running up the exterior walls and over its …

IBM’s Quest To Design The “New Helvetica”

The company’s first typeface, called IBM Plex, is free for anyone to use.<p>IBM is no stranger to icons. Over the years, it’s created quite a few: the mainframe computer, the ThinkPad laptop, the Selectric typewriter, the Eye-Bee-M logo. The company hopes its new bespoke typeface IBM Plex, which …

The 1970s Design Manual That Quietly Shaped Everything You Use Today

Humanscale is as relevant today as it was in the 1970s–and it’s being reissued through Kickstarter.<p>The 1970s has been a frequently revisited decade in the design world lately, most notably in the resurgence of reissued graphic standards manuals from that era. For many graphic designers, the …

Digital Photo Collages of Dreamlike Scenes by Hüseyin Sahin | Colossal

<p>Turkish art director and visual artist Hüseyin Şahin has an uncanny eye for combining disparate photographs into cohesive scenes, where technology, …

New Minimalistic Single Line Tattoos by Mo Ganji | Colossal

<p>With a single delicate black line, Berlin-based tattoo artist Mo Ganji (previously) creates the faces of intertwined portraits, the details of …

8 Amazing Surf Cinemagraphs

The digital art form that's taking over your Instagram feed<p>Just behind Fidget Spinners on the list of web trends are cinemagraphs, a blend of …

A Killer Core Workout That Builds Both Strength and Endurance

There are two main ways to get in shape: build strength and gain endurance. This core workout knocks out both in just 25 minutes.<p>Instructor Kelly Lee …

7 Photoshop Tricks That Are Hidden in Plain Sight

Adobe’s Photoshop is such a complex piece of software that even professionals find new features and settings every now and then. This 7-minute video …

Bill Gates says these five books ‘made me question my own thinking’

Bill Gates is back with his summer reading list — and unlike in the past, there’s not a single light beach read among them.<p>Instead, the Microsoft …

25 New Movies You Must See in June

As far as summer movies go, we're just getting started.<p>Gal Gadot takes names in <i>Wonder Woman</i>, Tom Cruise gets weird with a sarcophagus in <i>The Mummy</i>, and Sofia Coppola continues to pay homage to millennial pink with her Southern thriller <i>The Beguiled</i>. Grab a seat—we’re just getting started.

Entertainment

5 Inspiring TED Talks That Will Free You to Be Happy and Successful

What’s the secret to happiness and achievement? Sometimes it’s not so much what you do as what you stop doing. That’s the lesson behind some of the …

The 50 Scariest Movies of All Time

From classic jumps to psychological horror, these films might just keep you awake at night.<p>What makes a scary movie scary?<p>If you glanced at what's come out in the past 20 years, you might think it's the amount of diced body tissue flying around the screen. Horror has always depended on shock value …

Horror

10 YouTube Channels Every Entrepreneur Should Follow

There are a number of YouTube stars that can help you grow your business and be your best self.<p>Whether you’re an aspiring entrepreneur or an established business owner, there’s always more to learn when it comes to running a business, being a leader and having a winning mindset. And while there are …

Social Media

Nike’s New SF AF-1 Mid Is Releasing in June

<b>Brand:</b> Nike<p><b>Model:</b> SF AF-1 Mid<p><b>Key Features:</b> Engineered tiger stripe camouflage jacquard, double zipper entry at heel, text on lateral side of</b> …

10 Upcoming Brands to Check Out This Month

The <i>Highsnobiety</i> inboxes are inundated on a daily basis with new brands vying for a piece of the spotlight. So, to help you show off your vast …

How to Install Samsung Galaxy S8 Launcher on Galaxy S7 or S7 Edge

Everyone was very excited when the S8 was introduced. It was even more exciting when you got to see what the smartphone can do. You still have to …

How to Become a Designer Without Going to School

Humans have been creating art for thousands of years, with the oldest known human-made works of artistic expression dating back 40,000 years to caves …

Web Design

10 best sources for HD Android wallpapers and QHD Android wallpapers

Finding the best Android wallpapers and backgrounds for your device can be difficult. There are a ton of apps that have wallpapers, but it’s difficult to find truly high quality stuff there. A few apps exist that offer up HD Android wallpapers and QHD Android wallpapers. There are also other …

Apps

13 Minutes. 9 Stretching Exercises. One Routine That'll Make You Feel Like a New Person

We're all guilty of skipping out on the stretch at the end of a workout (sorry g2g!), but stretching can decrease recovery time, reduce your risk of …

Pain

This Is the Fastest Way to Calm Down

When people are anxious before getting surgery, doctors and nurses often tell them to take slow, deep breaths with long exhalations. It may seem like …

The power of the playlist: how streaming is changing the way we listen to music

It's 20 years since arguably the most important LP of, well, the last 20 years. Radiohead’s OK Computer re-invented the idea of what a guitar album …

5 Self-Care Tips That Will Have You Feeling Zen in No Time

Lately, it’s become obvious that self-care is a radical political tool; as women, it gives us permission to prioritize our inner zen when so many people are looking to dismantle our autonomy on the regular. But fighting anxiety and finding calm doesn’t necessarily mean simply charging a facial and …

How to Maintain a Sense of Peace No Matter What Life Throws At You

<b>“Ships don’t sink because of the water around them; ships sink because of the water that gets in them. Don’t let what’s happening around you get</b> …

Positive Thinking