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25 Award-Winning Wedding Photos You Just Have To See

These are not your average wedding pictures.<p>Four times a year, the Fearless Awards honor the very best photos by the world's top wedding photographers. And the most recent collection, released Tuesday, is no exception.<p>After poring over more than 15,000 submissions from 1,300 photographers, a group …

Product and Interior Design by Luis Luna

Beautiful product and interior design examples created by Luis Luna.<p>Luis Luna describes himself as full time dreamer and occasional storyteller, but …

The Secrets to Decorating a Stylish, Personal Living Space

"If you buy everything from a West Elm catalog, your space is going to feel a little soulless."<p>Decorating a new space (or your current bromidic one) is a big deal. You want it to reflect your current taste and interests—not just be a mash-up of hand-me-downs and odd pieces you've picked up along …

Home Decorating

How Understanding Clarity and Vibrance in Lightroom Can Improve Your Images

Adobe Lightroom offers two excellent tools for increasing the apparent contrast and saturation of an image without resorting to taking everything to …

Tutorials

7 Things I Learned from My Portfolio Review

Last weekend I went to the small city of Ballarat in Australia for the Ballarat International Foto Biennale. I took a portfolio of prints of my most …

New Awe-Inspiring Sand Castles by Calvin Seibert

When summer is in full swing and it's perfect beach weather, artist Calvin Seibert allows his true talents to shine as an incredible sand sculptor. We've shared many of Seibert's creations over the years, and he's never disappointed us. The gifted artist continues to impress us with his expert …

Self-improvement

Blowtorch Filigree: Lace Patterns Delicately Cut from Industrial Steel Objects by Cal Lane | Colossal

<p>Cal Lane works in a series of “Industrial Doilies”, producing works that use contradiction to create an empathetic form. Lane imparts highly …

How Men And Women Process Emotions Differently

Are women "wired" to be more emotional? Not exactly -- but new research provides more evidence that the male and female brain may have very different ways of processing emotion.<p>Previous research has shown that women generally experience higher levels of emotional stimulation than men. Now, a new …

How to dress your way out of a breakup

According to Facebook, the period before Christmas is one of the worst for relationship breakups. It might be impossible to enjoy anything, but at least you can try to style it out<p>Coco Chanel once said: “If you are sad, if you are heartbroken, make yourself up, dress up, add more lipstick and …

15-Year-Old Recreates Famous Movie Scenes in Amazing LEGO Stop-Motion Animation

Morgan Spence, a 15-year-old aspiring filmmaker from Scotland, spent three weeks using hundreds of LEGO bricks to recreate famous movie scenes in an amazing stop-motion animation. Popular scenes from iconic works such as <i>Dracula</i>, <i>Breakfast at Tiffany's</i>, and <i>Titanic</i> are instantly recognizable even in …

Lego

Dodging and Burning to Create More Effective Black and White Images

With the huge assortment of software and plugins you have at your disposal these days, the photo processing technique of burning and dodging is …

Tutorials

The 10 Lightroom Tools That Are A Landscape Photographer's Dream

As we know, Lightroom has become a very powerful tool not only for image management but also for post production. Amongst the tools available are …

Tutorials

Levitation Photography in 3 Easy Steps

A magician practices the art of illusion. Many times a photographer may practice the same thing. Who knew the art of levitation was only a few …

Tutorials

How to do Great Black and White Conversions Using Photoshop

Some photos that you take you’ll want to convert to black and white. Photoshop has some tools that you can use to convert your photos to black and …

Photoshop

Adobe Just Released a Simple and Free Aperture to Lightroom Migration Plugin

If you’ve been looking to migrate your Aperture library over to Lightroom ever since the official announcement of Aperture’s demise, you’ve had to be …

Freedom Tower Architect Daniel Libeskind: “Ground Zero Is Very, Very Close To My Original Idea”

The renowned architect talks to Co.Design about how he works, embracing failure, and why he’d love to design an airport.<p>After more than a decade of development, 1 World Trade Center, the 1,775-foot colossal tower that has risen from the depths of Ground Zero, is finally ready to open (probably). …

Florian Pucher Turns Aerial Photos into Plush Carpeting | Colossal

<p>From a young age Florian Pucher was always fascinated by landscapes underneath and how blissful and beautiful our world looks from above. “I have …

Friday Fresh Free Fonts - Duma Bold, Reis, Big John

Friday fresh free fonts is a series of free fonts posted every Friday, yes I know it's awesome. I will look forward to bring a lot of great fonts …

Typography

Logo Design: The Work of Jacek Janiczak

We keep going through our weekly journey checking out great logos! We're thinking ahead and we want to find new topics, good ones, to share with you …

The Impermanence Series by Seung-Hwan OH

Impermanence – Experimental photographic artworks by Seung-Hwan OH.<p>Seung-Hwan OH was born in Seoul, South Korea. After studying film and photography …

How to Look Better in Photos Based on Your Body Type

Most of us don't like to see ourselves in photographs because we don't like to see our imperfections. Here are a few tricks anyone can implement to …

island

Project info<p>‘island’ is not an real island. It’s just a metaphor. I am an island. You are an island. We all are islands. I would like to say “the relationship and communication” between you and I. ‘island’ is my reflection and introspection on relationship and communication<p>The relationships and …

Street Photography
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Anti-Theft Service Lenstag Can Now Help You Stop Gear AND Image Theft

We’re big fans of anybody who helps to stop gear theft, and so naturally, we’ve always been big fans of the free service Lenstag. Initially unproven, …

IBM Smarter Planet Campaign

IBM Smarter Planet – Icon Design and Illustration.<p>San Francisco based creative studio “Office” teamed up with agency Ogilvy & Mather New York to …

Compelling Nude Portraits Explore Both Self-Identity and Stereotypes (NSFW)

Bodies. Naked. Words. The image came to Brooklyn-based photographer Lauren Renner during a nap. Her project <i>In Others’ Words</i> features Renner’s …

Interactive Web App Makes Sure You Never Forget a Photoshop or Lightroom Shortcut

When it comes to getting the most out your post-processing applications, you really want to know your shortcuts. The problem is, there’s so many …