Michael Phelan

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11 Financial Books Every Young Person Should Read

Those of you who are seeking investing enlightenment are not going to find much of it on the web.<p>I suggest you log off, power down your computer, and read some books. Take your time. The months you spend perusing this list will be well spent.<p>I'd recommend reading at least the first four books …

Mutual Funds

7 Daily Exercises that Will Help Make You a Better Photographer

The saying ‘practice makes perfect’ is as valid for photography as any other activity, so we’ve put together a collection of exercises that will help …

11 Classic Car Ads From The Heydey Of Motoring

Taschen’s 20th Century Classic Cars: 100 Years of Automotive Ads offers a tour through a century’s worth of car design.<p>In 1911, an ad for the Brush Runabout, dubbed “The Everyman’s Car,” promised that “after six days of close application to your work–confined within four walls, perhaps–it is a …

Branch Creative Visual Identity

Branch Creative is an executive production and advertising house that represents a pool of photographers, illustrators and commercial directors from …

6 Reasons Baby Boomers Should Consider Downsizing

According to AARP, for the next 18 years, baby boomers will be turning 65 at a rate of about 8,000 a day. That’s a lot of American homeowners who are reaching retirement age and are starting thinking about their next phase in live. Part of that next phase may include unloading their large family …

Project 365

One year is a long time…and it feels like an even longer time when you take on the task of creating something every day for those arduous 365 days. …

Calligraphy

Articles about 7 bestsellers dwell store on Dwell.com - Dwell

New to the platform? Start following these users and get a head start on your daily dose of design.<p>In this series, Sebastian Mariscal designs a home in Venice, California, that brings the outside in. We track the project...<p>We know you’ve got one on your holiday list—that friend who will find just …

Prefab Homes

Infographics

Infographics take stuffy, boring ol’ data and present it all in a fun, entertaining and easy-to-understand manner. Visuals make all the difference. …

Scott Biersack (@youbringfire)

50 inspiring examples of letterpress business cards

Letterpress printing has been around for hundreds of years and yet remains one of the hottest trends in stationery. It's little surprise that …

8 Simple and Useful Tips for Kerning Type

Introduction<p>The past few years have seen an explosion of type on the web. It used to be the case that web designers were faulted for not having a …

75 best free fonts for designers

Free fonts: quick links<p>In this freshly updated free fonts for designers post, we bring you the world's best free fonts. We've filtered out the jewels …

Typography

Great Tutorial: ’10 Things Beginners Want to Know How To Do’ in Photoshop CC

It’s likely one of the reasons Adobe decided to shift to a subscription model was so that they could bring in more beginners and amateurs that had …

Great balls of fire: your best stateside sun shots

Artist Ólafur Elíasson invited you to share your sun snaps as part of his Share Your Sun project. Here are the most shining photos of the US at dusk and dawn

iPhone Only Photography Re-touching Tips From David Molnar

Being an avid iPhone shooter myself, I'm always looking for more ways to make my images better without adding the computer to the process. In this …