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How to trek to Everest Base Camp

Mount Everest has captivated intrepid men and women since the 1920s. The exploits of legends such as George Mallory, Sir Edmund Hillary and Tenzing Norgay put the mighty mountain on the map; thousands have followed, making huge sacrifices – many with their lives – in their own attempts to the …

Mountaineering

Five travel photography essentials that won't weigh you down

Some of your best travel pictures will be off the cuff, spontaneous affairs, but taking a few basic pieces of kit – like a tripod, zoom lens, polariser and GorillaPod grip – can ensure you’re ready to make the most of a golden opportunity. Here’s a round-up of the best photography kit to sling in …

Landscape Photography

Architectural Photographer Abseils from Skyscrapers to Capture Unique Perspectives

For architectural photographer Carlos Ayesta, dangling from skyscrapers hundreds of feet above urban cityscapes is all in a day’s work. Ayesta shoots …

Telling the Full Stories of War: Conflict Photojournalism

From June 29th through September 29th, the Corcoran Gallery of Art in Washington, D.C. is showing the exhibit, War Photography: Images of Armed …

Portrait Photography Tips and Techniques

Baby Photography Tips<p>Babies are unpredictable so therefore tears and tantrums are to be expected. Don’t be afraid to keep the camera shooting rather …

Photography Tips in a Pinch

Good photographers try to be prepared for almost any situation. Unfortunately, if you tried to carry everything you’d need to meet every possible …

7 Ways To Create Authentic & Powerful Portraits

by Steven McConnell Do you remember the time you were learning to drive a car? If you’re like most people, it began as a purely technical, logical …

Digital Photography

How to do Off-Camera Flash Photography with Canon Speedlites

Being faced with the prospect of using off-camera flash sends many new photographers running for the hills. Learning to use flash effectively can be …

Canadian Travelogue - Nova Scotia - Brier Island

Long Island and Brier Island, along with several much smaller uninhabited islands, form the archipelago that lies right at the tip of Digby Neck, a …

Some Useful Tips for Using Perspective in Photography

As photographers, we often hear about the importance of moving position to change your perspective, but what does that actually mean? What is …

Landscape Photography

Ideas to Modify Natural Light for Portrait Photography

Every photographer loves that soft white light that pours in through a single window. Its diffuse glow seems to make anything in its path magically …

Photography

5 Iconic Houses in the USA

The United States has a special relationship with houses. The ideal of owning one's own home is often considered a proxy for the American Dream, and …

Guayasamin House and Museum / Diego Guayasamin

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> The site selection was a long and very important process because it required a space that would foster …

Bicentenario School / Campuzano Arquitectos

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> School construction in the suburbs of Colombian cities should be an opportunity to generate social …

Update: Student Housing in Sant Cugat del Vallès / dataAE + HARQUITECTES

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> A few months ago we published Student Housing in Sant Cugat del Vallès, a project by dataAE + …

'Cristal – The Dead Sea Gem' Winning Proposal / Sitbon Architectes

<b>Sitbon Architectes</b> shared with us their proposal for a leisure center in the Dead Sea which was recently awarded the 1st prize for the "Best unbuilt …

The University of Notre Dame Australia Werribee Clinical School / DesignInc

The new Clinical School was designed as a contemporary teaching and research environment that is fully integrated with the University of Notre Dame …

The Quest to "Liberate" Architecture from Modernism's Evils: An Interview with Nikos Salingaros

Nikos Salingaros is unafraid of a controversial statement. A professor of Mathematics and Urban theory, he has been using his scientific approach to …

El Viento / Otto Medem de la Torriente

After a long search in the surroundings of Madrid I found a plot with special characteristics that excited me from which the project would come up. …

ArchDaily App Guide: Sketchfab

<i>ArchDaily’s Architecture App Guide will introduce you to web and mobile apps that can help you as an architect: productivity, inspiration, drafting,</i> …

SKALGUBBAR: Download Free Images of People for Your Renders

SKALGUBBAR is a library of free high-resolution images of people that can be used in renderings and photomontages. The idea for this immense virtual …

Google Campus Dublin / Camenzind Evolution + Henry J. Lyons Architects

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> Google Ireland opens the doors to its thriving new campus: Four buildings located in the heart of …

'Occupy the Dune': MOMA PS1 Rockaway Call for Ideas Winning Proposal / Balmori Associates

Recently chosen as one of the selected entries for the MOMA PS1 Rockaway Call for Ideas, the 'Occupy the Dune' proposal by <b>Balmori Associates</b> focuses …

Sketching in the Digital Age: More Relevant than Ever?

<i>Our friends at Arup Connect spoke with Matt Williams, a leader of the façade engineering group in Arup’s Americas region and one serious sketcher,</i> …

Sketching

Southlands Residence / DIALOG

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> The Southlands Residence nestles into a mature, heavily vegetated corner site in Vancouver’s historical …

PINC Pavilion / Clínica de Arquitectura

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> PINC - Pole for the Creative Industries of Park of Science and Technology, University of Porto - quickly …

Customers

Royal Adelaide Hospital Open Ideas Competition

Open to registered architects and landscape architects in Australia, and internationally, the Royal Adelaide Hospital Site International Design …

"Women In Architecture" Dollars, Hours Away From Reaching Campaign Goal

<b>UPDATE: "WIA" has now reached its goal.</b> A group of women fed up with the state of architecture today have started a campaign to transform the …

Ryhan Villa Complex Gate Winning Proposal / Waltritsch a+u + Rndr Studio

<b>Waltritsch a+u</b>, in collaboration with <b>Rndr Studio</b>, just won the 1st prize in a international competition for the design of the Ryhan villa complex ‘s …

Mercato / Neri & Hu Design and Research Office

Situated within the prestigious Three on the Bund, Mercato is renowned chef Jean-Georges Vongerichten’s newest culinary destination in Shanghai, the …