Er Prasoon Padhye

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Photography Students Swallow Film and Make Black and White Prints From What Emerges

With their project <i>Inside Out</i>, London-based Luke Evans and Joshua Lake have taken a unique approach to analog image-making. Evans and Lake, who are …

'I've Never Thanked My Parents for Anything'

In America, saying thank you is routine. In India, it can be insulting.<p>I have been living in the United States for more than a decade, and I now say thank you about 50 times a day. Most of the time, I do it without thinking. I say thank you to the bus driver who takes me from point A to point B …

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Artist Uses Her Menstrual Blood to Create Beautiful Abstract Photographs

Before Denver-based artist Jen Lewis began using the menstrual cup, an eco-friendly alternative to tampons and sanitary napkins, she hadn’t given …

6 Books You Absolutely Can't Miss This May

Because nothing raises your badassery quotient like reading.<p>Real life proved more thrilling than fiction this month, with six non-fiction books beating out the competition as our top picks for May. From the story of the five men who took the civil rights movement to space to the memoir of a doctor …

21st Century Trash: Photographer Valentino Bellini Documents the World’s Largest E-waste Dumps

Where does your old computer go when it dies? It probably joins the 40-50 million tonnes of electronic waste, or e-waste, that accrues annually, …

35 Books You Need To Read In Your Twenties

From Cheryl Strayed's Wild to Amy Poehler's Yes Please, these are the books you need to get through your own roaring twenties. Inspired by this post.

Blind Artist Relies on Touch and Texture to Create Stunningly Vivid Paintings

While art has always been a major part of John Bramblitt's life, it wasn't until he completely lost his sight that he tried to paint for the first time. From the age of 11, Bramblitt's vision was gradually stolen from him by epilepsy. By the time he was 30, seizures had rendered him completely …

Urban Symbiosis - Photographs and text by Tomer Eliash | LensCulture

These photographs depict people existing within the urban living space. They demonstrate the symbiosis between man and the buildings he constructs.<p>—Tomer Eliash<p><i><br>Editors’ Note: We discovered this great work when Tomer Eliash submitted some of these photos to the LensCulture Emerging Talent Awards.</i> …

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Discover a city through its streets

Time is a four letter word. After every international trip, especially the ones where the husband accompanies me, the one thought that used to hit me …

Five monsoon destinations in India

Monsoons have arrived<p>As I am writing this post, the monsoon breeze is blowing right outside the window and the dark clouds have just gathered. I can …

Quick DIY: How to Make a Pinhole Camera from a Pringles Can

This adorable young photographer’s name is Fresley, and for a recent science experiment she decided to show YouTube how to turn a Pringles can into a …

Ranking the NBA's 10 Best Players from 2013-14 Season's 1st Half

If All-Star Weekend presents the best players an opportunity to scheme with one another on forming the next super team, it is also a time for reflection.<p>With over half the season's games in the rearview mirror there's plenty of material to debate the game's most important questions.<p>Will Michael …

50 Amazing Finds on Google Earth

Google Earth is a virtual globe, map and geographical information program. It maps the Earth by the superimposition of images obtained from satellite …

WSJ: An Android-Powered Nokia Phone Clad In Windows Phone Clothing Coming Later This Month

Rumours that primary Windows Phone OEM Nokia has been two-timing Microsoft by keeping an Android phone project on its backburner have been doing the rounds for a while now (aka the rumoured Nokia Normandy device). But yesterday the Wall Street Journal tipped more fuel on this fire, citing “people …

Scientists Are Using Metamaterials To Build Everything From Wireless Phone Chargers To Invisibility Cloaks

While the holy grail of metamaterials is still to make objects and people invisible to the eye, they are set to have a more tangible commercial impact playing more mundane roles - from satellite antennas to wirelessly charging cellphones.<p>Metamaterials are simply materials that exhibit properties …

LG G3 Specifications Leaked, Will Come with QHD Display and 16MP Camera (Rumor)

Back in August, LG unveiled its impressive 5.5-inch QHd display sporting a resolution of 2560 x 1440 pixels. Unfortunately, the company failed to …

HTC One 2 Mockup Created Based on Specs Information from An Insider

Rumors suggest that HTC is working on the successor of its flagship device known as HTC M8 aka HTC One 2. The handset is yet to make an official …