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Propeller Factory Renovation

In the 1800s, the site was home to the Alexander Thomson & Sons Pattern Makers — a business specializing in propellers. Today, the factory has been …

Smart IKEA Hacks That Solve (At Least) Two Problems at Once

Those Swedes are pretty clever with their stylish designs and flat-pack furniture, but we U.S. residents have a few tricks up our sleeves as well. We …

Hacking

4 Things On Sale Today Your Dog Will Love As Much as You

Our four-legged friends are basically family members who require a few household items to be comfortable (dogs: they're just like us!) and, as they …

16 European countries where Airbnbs are cheaper than hotels

Very useful if you're planning a city break in Europe this year<p>When you have your country picked and flights booked, you're now left with the choice of which type of accommodation to choose. Do you pick a luxurious hotel or secluded holiday rental?<p>To help you with your decision, new research by …

Some Gadgets We Might Actually Buy From CES 2018

Twelve Wirecutter reporters and editors spent three days working overtime at the CES 2018 trade show to find just a few things that we might consider …

50 Modern Homes With Floor-to-Ceiling Windows

As a bridge between indoors and outdoors, floor-to-ceiling windows introduce light, views, and a contemporary touch to homes of all sizes.<p>While being inherently modern, floor-to-ceiling windows can also solve practical problems, such as allowing residents to enjoy the outside from the comfort of …

Architecture

200 Women: Who Will Change The Way You See The World

Interviews with 200 women from a variety of backgrounds provide a snapshot of female life around the globe. Interviewees include:<br>• Jane Goodall, …

Hunger: A Memoir of (My) Body

<b>A best book of 2017: Time NPR People Elle The Washington Post The Los Angeles Times The Chicago Tribune Newsday St. Louis Post-Dispatch PopSugar</b> …

Panton Chrome Chair

Verner Panton's eponymous chair is a design icon. He tried giving it a mirrored surface in the early 1970s but was unable to make it resistant to …

Zinc House

Due to multiple limitations, the Zinc House goes against tradition to capture the best views of the sea. The contemporary structure is comprised of …

Architecture

10 Simple Ways to Actually Enjoy Running

A few easy tweaks and handy tools can shift your entire attitude toward your workouts.<p>Though he’s now a pro trail runner—a two-time national …

Marathons

Extraordinary Records

Album covers can be works of art, but the vinyl record inside the sleeve is often just as creative. Extraordinary Records features over 500 records …

How to photograph the northern lights

After publishing my recent 2017 Gear of the Year article, in which I highlighted a lens I used for shooting the aurora borealis, numerous people …

Landscape Photography

Buying Guide: The best cameras under $500

<b>More top picks: Pocketable enthusiast | Enthusiast long zooms</b><p><i>Last updated: March 23, 2018</i><p><i>This guide has been updated to include details of the Canon</i> …

What it’s like to photograph a sandstorm

<i>This article was originally published on Photography Life, and is being republished in full on DPReview with express permission from Spencer Cox.</i><p>One …

Before and after: Shooting Raw with the iPhone X

Sebastiaan de With, the designer behind the iPhone photography app Halide, recently published a short piece titled The Power of Shooting RAW on …

Meyer Optik Goerlitz launches P75II F1.9 lens with coverage for medium format

German optical manufacturer Meyer Optik Goerlitz has launched an Indiegogo campaign to fund the construction of a new version of its Primolpan 75mm …

Back to the Lab

Some of the best albums in hip-hop history came to life in home studios. Photographer Raph Rashid profiles some of these basements, bedrooms, and …

The CamFi Pro promises blazing-fast wireless photo transfer

CamFi has launched the CamFi Pro, a souped-up version of its wireless remote controller that can allegedly transfer your photos at a rate of up to …

iPhone X takes on Pixel 2 in camera shootout (The 3:59, Ep. 323)

CNET pits 2 top flagship cameras against each other, the NSA deals with another breach and Google is trying to prevent strangers from looking at your phone.

Pixel 2

The free Focos app brings more professional looking bokeh to your dual-cam iPhone

Apple's 'Portrait Mode' on the company's dual-camera iPhones is a cool feature that produces some neat photos. But if you're not a fan of the fake …

Ultra-creative NYC 'layer-lapse' plays with night and day... and your mind

Filmmaker Julian Tryba has created a time-lapse that is unlike anything we've ever seen before—and that's saying something when you're talking about …

Get your house fully connected with a smart light switch

Out of all the home appliances you'd expect could be smart-ified as part of the connected home, the classic light switch might be last on the list. …

Transportable, Modular Create Remote House in Chile

Modular housing units are gaining more and more popularity, and for good reason. They’re easy to transport, inexpensive, and make for amazing homes.</b> …

Adaptable "sleeping box" helps expand this 376 sq. ft. micro-apartment

As more and more people move into cities in search of opportunities, the rising costs of living and renting in a desired location are prompting many …

10 Pairs of Winter-Ready Boots You Can Wear with a Suit

The weather's going to be rough. Make sure to protect those feet.<p>Now that winter has arrived with all it's fury, it's time to trade in those oxfords for a pair of boots. Of course, if you're wearing a suit, you don't want to strap on some furry pair of arctic moon boots and completely ruin your …

Walsh House

Located in Telluride's historic district, the Walsh House offers the chance to own John Pawson's first U.S. commission. The exterior pays homage to …

Architecture