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Lovely Storybook Illustrations of People Communing with Nature by Jin Xingye | Colossal

<p>Each image created by Chinese illustrator Jin Xingye seems suggest a moment from an untold story, where people and creatures appear to share …

Art

L.A.’s Most Instagrammable Coffee Shops

Fact*: At any given time, at least 83 percent of the world’s Instagram feeds feature one latte awash in the blown-out splendor of the Gingham filter. …

Coffee

Coffee Science: How to Make the Best Pourover Coffee at Home

There seem to be new coffee brewing gadgets showing up all the time, but sometimes it's hard to separate what's worthwhile from what's a waste of money. It's helpful, then, to back up and try to understand how coffee brewing works and how brewing equipment differs. Then, you can make an informed …

Mint Mojito Pour Over Coffee

Hot or Iced, I always get a Mint Mojito whenever I go to pour over coffee shops, like Philz Coffee in San Francisco, Blue Bottle, or even Sightglass. …

From Above: Formentera Island, Spain

I wasn't really interested in drones until the DJI Phantom 4 came out with so many incredible features, basically that thing can fly by itself. I …

Drones

Ceramic House / Archi-union

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> The Ceramic house project is a retrospective attempt which tracing back to architectural fundamental …

How To Make French Press Coffee

(Image credit: Leela Cyd)<p>There are a million ways to geek out over coffee. But in the end, what we're after is a hot, delicious cup of coffee to see …

Coffee

The Creative Workplace by Rob Alderson features stunningly designed offices from around the globe.

Creative industries, such as graphic design, architecture, advertising, and digital media, have added pressure to provide inspiring, statement-making …

Architecture

The Paris Metro has a surprisingly great Instagram

A (lightly) filtered look at the City of Light<p>A few weeks ago, a friend sent me an amazing photo on Instagram. It was shot from inside a Parisian metro car, with a pair of empty seats on the left side of the frame. A large, raindrop-stained window occupied much of the right side, and on the other …

France

Meet 4 Of Austin's Best Baristas

Flitch Coffee trailer in East Austin<p><i>Guest article by Natalie Parra-Novosad</i><p>I’ll go out of my way every morning just to get an espresso or cappuccino …

In Nagoya, Trunk Coffee’s Changing Coffee The Gentle Way

Nagoya is Japan’s fourth-largest city. It sits snugly in the center of Japan’s main island, Honshu, and is the stop between Tokyo and Osaka on the …

archatlas: Transparent Pavilion-like Extension to an English Cottage Yew Tree House by Eastabrook Architects and Jonathan Tuckey Design adds this glazed extension to a Grade II-listed cottage in the Cotswold. From the architects: This project in Oddington, Gloucesershire, followed several proposals and lengthy negotiations with the Council’s conservation officer as the Cottage is Listed and in the Conservation Area. There was initial resistance to a contemporary extension despite this looking on to the rear garden. Eventually the planning officers agreed to the proposals on the basis that the extension is ‘transparent’ and the original walls of the cottage can still be seen behind. The interiors follow the contemporary theme with polished concrete floors and worktops and sandblasted oak. Images and text via + via (via archatlas)

Is Nostalgia Hindering Design Innovation in the Sneaker Industry?

In the sneaker game, and the wider, more generalized sphere of streetwear, nostalgia acts as both currency and market. Without nostalgia, there would …

Shoes

What Is Minimalist Photography?

Minimal compositions are one of the most powerful ways to create an eye-catching photo. The simplest photos are often the most beautiful, and also …

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Skyrocket Your Landscape Photography Composition

When you start to get into landscape photography, you come to realise that Ansel Adams was correct when he said it is the ultimate test and often the …

Landscape Photography

Driving Through the Magnificent Landscape of Iceland

In 2014, Michalina Okreglicka and her husband decided to move to Iceland, packing their belongings into their beloved old Nissan and driving across …

Landscape Photography

15 Pour Over Coffee Stands That All You Coffee Snobs Need To Be Aware Of

Since pour over coffee is a popular choice for coffee drinkers these days, we thought we should put together a list of interesting and/or just …

Coffee

Random Inspiration 236

653<p>SHARES<p>Roundup of posts from our other sites BlazePress and Linxspiration.<p>You can check out the previous episode here –<b>Random Inspiration #235</b><p>Don't …

You Think You Have Free Will? Science Says Think Again | Inc.com

<i>Absurdly Driven</i> <i>looks at the world of business with a skeptical eye and a firmly rooted tongue in cheek.</i><p>You make decisions every day, don't you?<p>You assert yourself hourly. Especially if you're American.<p>You take life by the horns and you show it who's boss.<p>I have some news: You may be deluding …

Consciousness

Random Inspiration 234

2.4K<p>SHARES<p>Roundup of posts from our other sites BlazePress and Linxspiration.<p>You can check out the previous episode here –<b>Random Inspiration …

Sushi Burgers Are A Thing, & They're As Photogenic As They Are Tasty

336<p>SHARES<p>People have been fusing two of the tastiest foods in the world, burgers and sushi, and we totally approve. And not only does the fusion …

This Awesome Photo Series Looks Like Something Out Of A Video Game

119<p>SHARES<p>This photo series by Øystein Aspelund aims to explore the subconsciousness, and the sometimes grey boundary between truth and fiction, the …

How to Write Short Stories

Stephen King is a best-selling novelist known for large works like <i>The Stand</i> and <i>The Shining</i>, but King began his career writing and submitting short …

Threefold Architects transforms workshop and shop to create combined gallery and home

Threefold Architects has combined a Victorian workshop and an old shop unit in east London to create a home and gallery for an art curator (+ …