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Photographer Turns Her Rejection Letters Into a Book

New York-based photographer Dana Stirling is no stranger to rejection. In the course of her photography career, she has received numerous rejection …

Photography

Why less is more: Lessons from one family's quest to buy nothing new for a year

I buy my kids too much stuff.<p>It violates my belief system and my budget, but I do it anyway.<p>It's a quick and easy way to make them feel happy (temporarily) and rewarded ("100 percent on your spelling test! Here's a cheap plastic token of my pride!").<p>And the items they covet are relatively …

Minimalism

15 Notebooks That Will Inspire Your Creativity

We schedule appointments and meetings on our smartphones and computers, we take notes on our tablets and even journal through apps. But for some people — or everyone, on certain occasions — our tech devices can hinder our creative juices. The practices of handwriting, calligraphy and even sketching …

Creative Couple Eats Perfectly Symmetrical Breakfasts Every Morning

Every morning, Michael Zee and Mark van Beek eat matching breakfasts, and they've cooked up a beautifully symmetrical Instagram account based on the meals. Zee is the chef and photographer who arranges the dishes and snaps daily, high-angle photos for his account, @symmetrybreakfast.<p>Some of the …

New York Strangers Photographed To Look Like Family

Since 2007, New York photographer Richard Rinaldi has been pairing total strangers on the street as part of his awkward yet intimate series <i>Touching</i> …

John Cleese on the Five Factors to Make Your Life More Creative

Much has been said about how creativity works, its secrets, its origins, and what we can do to optimize ourselves for it. In this excerpt from his fantastic 1991 lecture, <b>John Cleese</b> (b. October 27, 1939) offers a recipe for creativity, delivered with his signature blend of cultural insight and …

Photographer Shoots a Portrait of Every Book Reader Spotted on the Subway

“The Last Book” is an interesting series of images collected by Dutch photographer Reinier Gerritsen, who spent 13 weeks over 3 years scouring the …

Elegant Vintage-Inspired Packaging and Logos

Good South, a North-Carolina-based husband-and-wife design team, has a knack for producing delightful vintage-themed packaging and logo designs. …

10 Exceptional Photos Taken At The Perfect Moment

Whenever we get behind a camera, we're always secretly hoping of taking that ever-illusive 'perfect' photo.<p>That split second in time where the …

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Project info<p>Do you believe that you can tell a person’s character by looking at their shoes? A simple test for you! Look down at your shoes right now. What are you wearing? Sneakers? Shiny, well-polished shoes? High heels? Well, whatever your choice, this test shows that shoes can paint a picture …

Why I’ve Gone Back To Shooting Film...And Why You Should Too

Our DSLRs have confused us. We obssess over the wrong things. Sharpness at 400%; bokeh characteristics of lenses produced from what-must-surely-be …

12 Cool 35mm Film Cameras to Buy

Whether you're a professional photographer, camera buff, or just want to capture special moments on film, traditional film cameras produce crisp …

Tips for Maintaining Creativity as a Photographer

As photographers it is pretty much in our job description to produce creative and inspiring work. If your income is based around photography then you …

Clever Concept Of A DSLR Packaging That Can Be Turned Into The Owner’s Manual

<b>Designer Karin Hilgenkamp</b> from the Netherlands has created a clever packaging concept of a DSLR box that be easily dismantled to form the owner’s …

Graphic Design

Articles about 6-modern-bookshelf-ideas on Dwell.com - Dwell

We've come a long way since the clawfoot.<p>You still can’t have your modern art and eat it too, but at least you can make it into dessert with Modern Art Desserts by...<p>Classic or contemporary, these titles are guaranteed to appeal to burgeoning bookworms of the modernist sort.<p>The bathroom vanity is …

General Motors

Taking Artsy Photos is 7th in List of Sexiest Creative Behaviors, Scientists Find

Taking artistic photographs is one of the sexiest forms of creativity — at least that’s what scientists are reporting. The activity ranked 7th on a …

The World’s Most Beautiful Box Of Chocolates

Japanese design house Nendo can make <i>anything</i> better. The designers have revamped rubber bands. They tackled the 4,000-year-old design problem of chopsticks. They even figured out how to make wood transparent for crying out loud.<p>Still, I’m always happiest when Nendo turns its design genius to …

Design

Articles about 8-products-help-you-be-more-productive on Dwell.com - Dwell

Tiny homes may come in a variety of shapes and sizes, but they all share the same spirit—they embrace a simpler lifestyle that...<p>When it comes to saying goodbye to summer, just remember the magical feeling that autumn can provide—thanks to the changing...<p>Driving in the car, working at your desk, …

The Custom-Designed Space That's Every Dog Owner's Dream

For man's best friend, only the best will do. With cabinetmaker Wood-Mode's new Pet Parlor concept, even your pooch can have a custom-designed space.<p><b>1. Custom drawer inserts</b> are one way to keep a space organized and dog-friendly. Wood-Mode works with clients to tailor each Pet Parlor component, …

Gordon Parks' Never-Before-Seen Photos Of 1950s Segregation

Gordon Parks was only a teenager when he left his hometown of Fort Scott, Kansas. The youngest of 15, Parks chose to make a living for himself after his mother passed away, and wound up becoming the first African American photographer for Life Magazine.<p>Only two years after his first Life …

Top 10 Marketing Books of 2014

Every entrepreneur should read these groundbreaking books on how to market yourself, your product, and your company.<p>My previous posts have identified the Top 10 Business Books of 2014 and the 7 Most Thought-Provoking Books of 2014. In this post, I turn to marketing, where it's been a <i>very</i> good year, …

Marketing

Top 12 Most Mind-Bending Illusions in 2014

Over the past few years we've seen some truly mind-bending illusions (2012, 2011). It's now that time of year again when we look back and show you the best ones of 2014. What distorted our senses and changed our perception of reality? This year, we saw a lot of street art works that pushed creative …

Still Stuck for Gift Ideas?! 45 Edible Gifts to Whip Up for Everyone on Your List

It’s hard to believe we’re already a few days away from Xmas. (Seriously, where did 2014 go?) With tree decorating, holiday parties and Christmas decor DIYs, it’s a miracle we can even tie our shoes. If you’re still struggling to think of gift ideas for your loved ones, we’re here to help. We’ve …

Look, No Hands: Watch These Amazing Videos Of A Designer Who Draws With Her Nose

After working so much that she got repetitive stress injuries in her hands and arms, she turned to a more unlikely body part– a solution that’s both incredibly creative and a sad commentary on how much we work.<p>Five years ago, as a new design intern who wanted to make a good impression, Michelle …

Five Mags: The Art of Analogue Film

MagMaker / December 17, 2014<p>Why shoot on film? Anyone with either an entry-level DSLR or smartphone camera can snap some beautiful shots and share …

Artists' Adorable Doodles Interact with Real Life Objects

Home / ArtArtists’ Adorable Doodles Interact with Real Life Objects<p>Artists’ Adorable Doodles Interact with Real Life Objects<p>By Alice Yoo on December 26, 2014<p>Dhaka, Bangladesh-based cartoonist and graphic designers Manik and Ratan have started a fun series where their cartoon characters interact …

4D printed dress could be the shape of things to come

Revolutionary garment soon to go on show at New York’s Museum of Modern Art is a shift away from mass production, writes <b>Edward Helmore</b>