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The invisible man: Liu Bolin's latest art

Liu Bolin has become famous worldwide for painting his entire body to match the scenery behind – so when he is photographed it can be near-impossible to spot him. Here are some of the latest works from the Chinese artist

How to Take Photos in Low Light

Images of night scenes never fail to impress. Night-time images have great ambiance, something which is often absent in flat, bright, daylight …

Report Claims Only Nikon, Canon and Sony Will Survive the Smartphone Revolution

The camera industry is turning into a two-tier market, with Canon, Nikon and Sony DSLRs at the top, smartphones at the bottom and nothing in the …

Fujifilm, Olympus and Panasonic are doomed, according to Credit Suisse analyst

Okay, that headline is slightly dramatized. But the fact of the matter is that Credit Suisse imaging analyst Yu Yoshida paints the picture of a dire …

15 Tips for Successful Fireworks Photography

15 tips for successful fireworks photography: what camera settings to use, what equipment do you need, how to set up and get the most colorful …

25 Books That Changed The Course Of History

But what about the lives of an entire generation? Can a book change the future?<p>Miriam Tuliao, assistant director of central collection development at the New York Public Library , helped us come up with a list of 25 books that changed the course of history.<p>From the Torah to Orwell's "1984," these …

Literature

World Wonders

Is your computer slow? 10 ways to make it run faster

There's nothing more frustrating than a sluggish computer, especially when you know it still has legs in it.<p>Rather than buying a new laptop or PC, here are 10 ways of avoiding a costly new purchase by making your old computer run faster.<p>1. Uninstall unused programs<p>New PCs come with a whole load of …

The Most Colorful Cities in the World (Photos)

Live the Rainbow<p>No need to rely on just nature to provide a colorful backdrop to your vacation. The streets and skylines of these global cities pop …

A Dozen Creative Ideas For Decorating Blank Walls

When you have a big, blank wall to fill, your first thought may be a gallery wall . There's nothing wrong with that, but sometimes it's nice to break up all of that flat framed artwork with something different. Enter baskets, brackets, paint-dipped objects, wall sculptures, special paint effects …

Home Decorating

Mapping The Wealth Of U.S. ZIP Codes: http://f-st.co/gsFFUUP This interactive graphic, which lets you see the economic stats for every ZIP code in the country, shows the emergence of "Super ZIPs"--communities where nearly everyone is wealthy.

Conservatives have a Mandela problem

<b>Nelson Mandela, George W. Bush (Reuters/Kevin Lamarque)</b><p>Republicans were wrong about South Africa’s great liberator. Now they have to say something nice about him<p>Alex Halperin<p>December 6, 2013 5:58pm (UTC)<p>For right-wing pundits, talking about Nelson Mandela is a minefield.<p>Throughout the Reagan …

'Controversial Dating Site' Is the Hottest New Business Model

Carrot Dating, a new dating site that asks users to trade “bribes” for dates, is borderline prostitution. But that won’t stop it from becoming …

Portraits of Costume Owners at Home

For the past couple of years, photographer Klaus Pichler has been interested in the subject of costumes. The subject has traditions in many of the …

How to Use Wide-angle Lenses for Landscape Photography

If there was ever a subject and a lens made for each other, then it is the wide-angle lens and the landscape. Wide-angle lenses are ideal for …

Canon PowerShot SX510 HS

Design and features<p>As smartphones continue to encroach on the territory once occupied by the poor old compact camera, there is still one last hope …

Cameras

Photo Series ‘Athletes Among Us’ Shows Professional Athletes in Everyday Routine Situations

As a follow-up to the successful series called <i>Dancers Among Us,</i> Photographer Jordan Matter surprises with yet again another novel idea. This time he …

The most beautiful places on Earth – in pictures

As Lonely Planet turns 40 this year, the publisher has picked the most magnificent sights across the globe to be included in a new book entitled Beautiful World, which contains more than 200 images and aims to inspire readers to see the world as they have never seen it before

The miniature world of red forest ants - in pictures

Russian photographer Andrey Pavlov has created miniature worlds in his garden in Moscow, and photographed the cleverly crafted scenes using real-life ants

Nokia Merges Smart and Pro Camera Apps, Brings Raw DNG Support to 1020 and 1520

Earlier today, Nokia let fly a slew of announcements at their Nokia World event in Abu Dhabi. And, as you might expect from the people that brought …

Breathtaking Images of an Erupting Volcano and the Aurora Borealis

The volcanic event of Eyjafjallajökull fissure in May 2010 may have shut down the airspace of 20 European countries, inconveniencing scores of …

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Top ten rejection letters of all time

Published: 16 Oct 2013<p>Last Updated: 20 Jan 2014<p>Getting rejected can be pretty tough, most often (and certainly in MT’s experience) rejected parties …

Top 10

The Best Pizza In 10 Big Cities Around The US

In celebration of National Pizza Month, the editors at Zagat shared the best pizza joints in 10 big cities around the U.S.<p>From Atlanta to Washington, D.C., here are some epically delicious pies.

Washington D.C.