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9 Outdoor Hotel Cinemas That Will Blow Your Mind

These days, more and more hotels and resorts around the world are finding creative ways to keep guests entertained from sunrise to sunset. While some …

How to Develop Your Own Black and White Film at Home: No Darkroom Needed

Shooting film is a lot of fun, but part of what pushes photographers away from it is the cost, a lot of which is tied up in developing. This awesome …

27 cities around the world where expats are happy, rents are affordable, and jobs are plentiful

captionMadrid, Spain, took the third spot on the list of best cities for expats.sourceFlickr/ajgelado<p><b>InterNations recently released its 2017 list of</b> …

The Secrets of Sleep

Why do we need it, and are we getting enough?<p>When I trained to be a doctor, some four decades ago, everyone neglected sleep. “On call” duty for hospital interns began at 6 <i>A</i>.<i>M</i>. and lasted twenty-four hours; I often kept on working until early evening the next day, after which I would stumble back to …

Sleep

7 ‘secret’ pork speciality restaurants in Jakarta where you can really pig out

Pork certainly isn’t outlawed in Indonesia, and it’s not hard at all to find it in Jakarta if all you are simply seeking is a dish containing some …

Food & Dining

The 5 most important things to look for in a partner, according to professional matchmakers who find love for a living

There's no secret formula or magic combination of characteristics that make someone a perfect romantic partner, but there are certain qualities that up your chances of building a happy, fulfilling relationship.<p>INSIDER spoke with professional matchmakers who make it their business to know how to …

Relationships

Magnum photographer Jonas Bendiksen meets seven men who believe they are the Messiah

For his book <i>The Last Testament</i> Magnum photographer Jonas Bendiksen travelled the world to meet seven men who publicly claim to be the biblical …

Street Photography

The Top 5 Virtual Reality and Augmented Reality Apps for Architects

<i>This article was originally published by Archipreneur.</i><br>Virtual reality and augmented reality tools for the AEC industry are getting increasingly …

Small Differences Can Make Great Pictures

When I first started practicing street photography, I fell in love. It seemed plain, simple even, but I was deeply attracted by its natural intensity.<p>Back then, I wasn’t sure exactly what to look for. Perhaps that’s still true. But I now know that I am interested in the play of light and shadow, …

Stampville

more views ▶<p>Stampville<p>25 stamps + 2 ink pads<p>Aurelien Debat<p>$24.95<p>10.25 × 3.25 in (26.0 × 8.3 cm)<br>Sk<br>25 stamps<br>Publication date: 05/2/2017<br>Rights: …

Photos: Inside one of the world’s largest bitcoin mines

One of the world’s largest bitcoin mines is located in the SanShangLiang industrial park on the outskirts of the city of Ordos, in Inner Mongolia, an autonomous region that’s part of China. It’s 400 miles from China’s capital, Beijing, and 35 miles from the the city of Baotou. The mine is just off …

Bitcoin

6 of the Best Smartphone Apps for Travel and Landscape Photography

Ansel Adams, the godfather of landscape photography once said, “A great photograph is knowing where to stand.” Sadly, I stood in all the wrong places …

Landscape Photography

Picktorial's new X-Pack lets you add Fuji's film simulation profiles to X-Trans raw files

When Picktorial 3 debuted back in April, it offered "superior support" for Fujifilm X-Trans RAW files, including compressed and uncompressed RAF. …

FUJIFILM

How to Curate a National Pavilion in a Globalized World

Flights of fancy

New gadgets often seem frivolous. But, as Tom Standage explains, expensive playthings can sometimes give birth to important technologies<p>As a fan of …

Basic Tips for Posing Female Models

My name is Mark Fitzgerald, and I’m a photographer based in Melbourne, Australia. In this post, I’ll be discussing basic model poses for female …

Yoga

How to Edit Dramatic B&W Photos on Mobile with Curves and HSL Sliders

Here’s a 15-minute video by photographer Sean Tucker in which he runs through an effective technique for processing black and white images, with a …

All the tips you need to get perfect, undisturbed sleep every night

Sleep has always mattered. Which is why there are Gods and Goddesses dedicated to sleep. Nidra is the Hindu goddess of sleep, Jum Sum is Chinese and …

Astronomy rugs

I chanced across Emoh Store's gorgeous astronomy rugs while googling for the daytime-TV conspiracy science classic "Fabric of Time," and immediately …

Astronomy

Steve McCurry’s new Afghanistan tome records the country’s “war and grace”

Taschen is publishing a major new book collating Steve McCurry’s 40 years of travelling to Afghanistan. Renowned for his 1984 portrait <i>Afghan Girl</i>, …

11 of the World’s Most Inspiring Design Residencies

21 Gorgeous Places That Are Now Official World Heritage Sites

The new list will have you booking a flight, stat.<p>Obtaining the status of a UNESCO world heritage site has long been a badge of pride to cities, …

Opinion: The future of photography and the value of a free photo

<i>Mikael Cho is the founder and CEO of Unsplash, a community where photographers can share their high-resolution photos for anyone to use for free—no</i> …

hobbyist

Myanmar holiday, A taste of Myanmar

Reviewed on 26 Feb 2018 by Kevin Fidler<p>1. What was the most memorable or exciting part of your holiday?<p>Not easy to answer as there were so many. The …

Beautiful images from the Astronomy Photographer of the Year 2017 shortlist

Astronomy Photographer of the Year 2017 shortlist<p><i>A Battle We Are Losing © Haitong Yu (China)</i><p><i>The Milky Way rises ominously above a small radio</i> …

Astronomy

The Kardashev Scale Is a Tool that Measures How Advanced a Civilization Is

<i>Our editors delve into Curiosity's top stories every day on a podcast that's shorter than your commute. Click here to listen and learn — in just a</i> …

The AuthaGraph Is The World's Most Accurate Map

You may not know this, but the world map you've been using since, say, kindergarten, is pretty wonky. The Mercator projection map is the most …

The Strong Force Is What's Holding the Entire Universe Together

<i>Our editors delve into Curiosity's top stories every day on a podcast that's shorter than your commute. Click here to listen and learn — in just a</i> …

Turn on, tune in, drop by the office

The Silicon Valley avant-garde have turned to LSD in a bid to increase their productivity. Emma Hogan meets the people breakfasting on acid<p>Every …