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Five of the best smartwatches for 2015

Photograph: Samuel Gibbs for the Guardian<p>Sony’s latest Smartwatch 3 finally brings acceptable battery life to Android Wear with a comfortable, waterproof and future-proofed …

Wear OS

Americans in Paris: 9 Iconic Women Who Took Their Beauty Cues from the City of Light

With twelve nominations for this Sunday’s Tony Awards—including Best Musical—**Christopher Wheeldon’**s <i>An American in Paris</i> reimagines the classic tale of a young American who falls in love with (and on) the streets of the enchanting French city. And although the musical has roots in Gershwin’s …

How to Get the Most From Your Hot Shoe Flash

Every photographer with lots of experience will tell you to take your flash out of the hot shoe, and they’re doing it for more than just the reason …

Shoes

Digital Photographer

Gold Apple Watch Editions arrive for regular customers with new box, booklet, gold pairing screen [Gallery, Video]

Nearly a month after the Apple Watch officially went on sale, gold Edition models have begun arriving for non-celebrity customers who placed the earliest online orders. As expected, the Apple Watch Edition’s white external packaging is nearly identical to the cardboard box for the stainless steel …

How I nearly became hooked on a $335 laptop bag

When I was first approached about checking out the WaterField Designs $335 Rough Rider messenger bag, it occurred to me that I've never written about something as decidedly non-technical before. Let's face it: When I plop down my case and begin unloading my work stuff, my focus has always been on …

Try to Avoid Trends in Photography

If you spend any amount of time online, you’ll notice trends: someone walking in a place if you’re into street photography, water that looks like …

Trends

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Articles about finally-office-furniture-laptop-workforce on Dwell.com - Dwell

Good Mod, a Portland, Oregon, studio and retailer, develops an inventive furniture model for the 21st-century office.<p>Dutch designers Makkink & Bey prove that flexible furnishings can increase efficiency in the modern workplace.<p>The original Slingbox was one of those rare devices that did one thing, …

Furniture

Simple Yet Effective Photography Tips

If you’re new to photography and looking for some simple ways to get your photos looking better, this article will give you 7 useful tips.These tips …

Landscape Photography

13 Locker Room Hacks That Will Make Going to the Gym So Much Easier

With these tips, there's really no excuse for skipping the gym.<p><b>1. Store bobby pins inside an old Tic Tac container so you don't lose them in your bag.</b> It's the perfect size travel container for your hairpins.<p><b>2. Use a clean contact case as a travel container for your liquid beauty products to save</b> …

Architizer

10 of the best spring trainers – in pictures

Look outside. I mean, look! Spring’s here, so it’s time to roll up your jeans and flash some fancy spring trainers (inspired by our favourite Stan Smiths, obv)

One of the Best Affordable Rangefinder Cameras Was Made by Canon

The Canon Canonet QL17 is a camera that is highly sought after by many film photographers these days. It comes with a 40mm f1.7 fixed lens, an ISO …

Cameras

How can privacy survive in the era of the internet of things?

As more and more devices are connected, there are two futures when it comes to privacy. Which one will we pick?<p>Amazon’s new Dash button, which will order replacement products at the touch of a button, might well usher us further towards the internet of things (IoT), in which a variety of connected …

Internet of Things

Getting it Right in Camera Doesn't Really Exist

I’ve heard of folks who don’t edit. At least, I’ve heard of folks who claim they don’t. They say they get it right in camera. I’ve often said that I …

Why You Shouldn't Shoot Instant Film in Cold Weather

This post is not about Instax film or most Impossible Film. No, instead it’s about the film that many photographer regard as the higher end stuff. …

Lighting a Product Photo by Light Painting with Your Phone in a Long Exposure Shot

Here’s a fun and very easy way to do professional product photography light painting using your iPhone, or any other phone or tablet for that matter. …

Light Painting

These 19 Photos Of New Yorkers Reading Prove Print Is Not Dead

Lawrence Schwartzwald photographs New Yorkers reading–real books, not Kindles–on subways, sidewalks, and park benches.<p>In July 2001, Lawrence Schwartzwald–a fanatical reader, people-watcher, and lifelong New Yorker–snapped a candid image of a sidewalk bookseller in Manhattan. It ran in the <i>New York</i> …

Why Photographers Need to Do Photo Walks Together

Every now and again, I like to find another photographer and go shooting with them in a random location. We grab our cameras, chat, look around, find …

Street Photography

ColorMax: Using Strobes and Color For A Different Headshot

<i>All images by Art Dickinson. Used with permission</i><i>.</i><p>“My interest in photography began when I inherited my uncle’s darkroom at age 14.” starts …

Photography

Why Your Street Photography Image Doesn't Make Me Feel Anything

The other day, Julius and I were going through images and submissions the site when we stumbled upon a submission who had a couple of impeccable …

Street Photography

Beauty: skin care for flights

‘I love flying without children so much that my distraction at the prospect of naps, films and a wine trolley meant I neglected my face in the gross cabin air’

9 Reasons You Look Awful in Photos and How to Fix Them

<i>Editor’s Note: This post was originally submitted to R/Photography on Reddit by Luke Appleby. It is being used here with permission from Luke.</i><p><b>The</b> …

Body Language

Forget 'athleisure' – here's how to look chic in a tracksuit

It’s nice when fashion goes to the trouble of making up a new word, so we should really welcome athleisure to the world. This was 2014’s attempt to create a hybrid of athleticwear and leisurewear. The argument went: we’re so damn busy, we don’t have time to change from daywear to gymwear, so let’s …

How I Grew to Hate the 50mm Lens

<i>“Use a 50mm lens! It’s got a normal perspective! It will see just like you see! Taking photos will never be easier! Look at all the glorious …

DigitalRev Gives 10 Reasons Why You Don't Need a DSLR

“DSLRs got big, bloated and fat.” says Kai from DigitalRev in the company’s latest video explaining why you don’t need a DSLR camera. For the most …

How to Photograph Cityscapes at Twilight

Cities are transformed by the cover of night; these labyrinthine centers of concrete, steel and glass seem to magically morph into mazes of colorful …