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How to Convert Negatives to Positives Using Capture One

Last week I showed you how you can use just a DSLR and a few accessories to digitize your negatives. However, that article wouldn’t have been …

Tyrion Lannister Caught Riding A Scooter Gets Hilariously Photoshopped (13+ Pics)

Peter Dinklage from Game of Thrones has just entered his toughest battle yet. But the battle isn't taking place in Westeros. It's taking place on the …

Metamorpolis: the Insatiable Sprawl of Chongqing

<i>This compelling photoessay was selected as a finalist in the LensCulture Portrait Awards</i> <i>2016</i>. <i>Discover more inspiring work from all 39 of the winners and finalists.</i><p>"Metamorpolis" is a series of photographs capturing the incredible mega-city of Chongqing: one of fastest urbanizing city in China, if …

The 10 Proven Habits of the Happiest People In The World

Over the years here at Lifehack, we’ve discussed plenty of apps that you can use to improve your overall productivity.<p>There are certain ones that …

20+ Comics That introverts Will Understand

Are you an "innie" or an "outie"? No, I'm not talking about your belly button! I mean are you an introvert or an extrovert?<p>Statistics show that …

Personality

In Extinction's Way: The Wolverine and Climate Change

It's the stuff of legends. In April 2016, a rancher shot and killed a wolverine in North Dakota. Officials identified the animal as M56, a radio-collared individual from Yellowstone who rose to fame in spring 2009 when he dispersed over 500 miles across the Great Divide Basin, crossing Interstate …

Earth has now seen an unprecedented 12 straight months of record-shattering warmth

Each of the past 12 months has set a record for being the warmest such month in 137 years of record-keeping, according to the National Oceanic and …

Global Warming

Photographer Elaine Li Captures Beautiful Pictures Of Urban Landscapes In Unusual Ways

Elaine Li is a talented self taught photographer, art director and designer, who was born and raised in Hong Kong. Elaine studied in Melbourne for …

ON1 Unveils Photo RAW, the First All-New RAW Processor in a Decade

Sick of Camera RAW and Lightroom? Want a brand-spanking-new RAW photo processor and non-destructive editor to work in that isn’t made by Adobe? Your …

Life House

Rooted in the slopes of a Welsh hillside is a modern-day monastery in the village of Llanbister. The Life House is cleverly camouflaged by it's black …

Space Jewelry That Lets You Carry A Piece Of The Cosmos With You

We run a small workshop in Ukraine, where we create and make by our own hands special jewelry every day.<p>One of our own favorites is our collection …

Megacities, not nations, are the world’s dominant, enduring social structures

Cities are mankind’s most enduring and stable mode of social organization, outlasting all empires and nations over which they have presided. Today cities have become the world’s dominant demographic and economic clusters.<p>As the sociologist Christopher Chase-Dunn has pointed out, it is not …

In Favor of ‘P’ (Program mode) in Photography

Many of us started photography quite innocently— with small compact point-and-shoots, a smartphone, or a disposable film camera. The main advantage …

Street Photography

A Long Love Affair With the Scottish Isles, in Pictures

Picture Stories<p>For photographer Jim Richardson the remote islands of northwest Scotland have become like home.<p>From the deck of the boat, the cloud-raked island of Boreray beckoned me, flanked by fanged stacks rising out of the sea. Odd, perhaps, that I should find this welcoming. But I do.<p>Boreray …

Kodak Tri-X: The Best Black-and-White Film Ever Made?

It came out first in 1940, when Europe was plunged into war but America was enjoying the dying days of calm before the storm. It was Kodak’s new …

Yep, The Huawei P9 Phone Will Boast Dual Leica Cameras

Leica announced back in February that it’s “reinventing” mobile photography by partnering with the Chinese smartphone giant Huawei. We soon got a …

10+ Babies Who Ruined Their Parent’s Pinterest-Perfect Photoshoots

Babies are cute and babies are adorable. But they're also full of pee and poo, and babies aren't afraid to make you aware of this fact at the most …

In Defense of Flickr: 8 Reasons I’m Sticking Around

I’ve read two articles this week that appear critical of Flickr and thought I’d take a moment to address both, as well as share some of my own …

Google Photos

Stray Kitty Chooses His Human In A Park, Wouldn’t Let Him Go

Kawasaki Hina was going home through his local park, when a squeaking kitty ran up to him. The poor thing started following him, not letting him go. …

Kawasaki

Will These Mysterious Photos Ever Be Explained ?

<b>10 Mysterious Photos That Cannot Be Explained.</b><p>A picture is said to be worth a thousand words, though fact versus fable can be difficult to determine …

Arctic Love

Project info<p>Tinja is a young Finnish woman who lives 180 miles from the nearest town. A few years ago, after studying biology in southern Finland, she decided to leave the city for the arctic landscapes of northern Lapland and raise sled dogs.

Nixon Star Wars Watches

Inspired by the characters and stories of the films, Nixon Star Wars Watches are a more subtle way to show your fandom than your typical tee or tie. …

Meet The World’s Oldest Cat Aged 26 Who Was Adopted From A Shelter

Corduroy is one naughty pensioner cat. Being 26 (121 in cat years), he refuses to act his age. He holds the Guinness World Records title for the …

Danila Tkachenko – Restricted Areas

“Restricted Areas”, a project by Danila Tkachenko about a utopian strive of humans for technological progress.<p>Danila Tkachenko is a Russian visual …

The Desolate, Apocalyptic Landscape That is Lake Urmia, Iran

<i>The Eyes of the Earth</i> is an ongoing project by Iranian photographer Solmaz Daryani, which documents the drying up and desiccation of Lake Urmia in …

Water

When Giant Teddy Bears Roamed the Streets of Nazi Germany

Art collector Jean-Marie Donat’s affaire-de-coeur with <i>TeddyBär</i> began three decades ago when he stumbled across the very first snapshot picturing the …

Teddybears

20 Creative Ways to Display Photos

If you’re tired of tabletop frames, today’s post is for you. When it comes to displaying photos, there are many interesting ways to showcase your …

Articles about striking bohemian geothermal home on Dwell.com - Dwell

Taking a calculated turn from tradition, two Czech architects designed a modern rendition of a classic Bohemian home, powered by...<p>The term "clerestory" is applicable to Egyptian temples, where the lighting of the hall of columns was obtained over the stone...<p>These visually arresting facades can't …

Striking Infrared Landscapes Reveal What Is Invisible to Human Eyes

For <i>The Unseen,</i> British photographer Ed Thompson employs some of the very last Kodak Aerochrome III in existence, using the infrared film to reveal …

Selling

‘Still Life’ Photos of Petrified Animals at Lake Natron

Lake Natron in Northern Tanzania is extremely high in soda and salt content. After animals die in the lake, their carcasses are preserved through …