Daniel Brandon

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This home in Maryland is designed to take advantage of the water views

Architect Robert M. Gurney, has designed a home in St Michaels, Maryland, that sits on the edge of Solitude Creek.<p>Photography by Anice …

Architecture

These lamps were designed to grow plants in windowless spaces

This is Emilia Lucht and Arne Sebrantke of German design studio We Love Eames, and they wanted to create a lamp that would allow greenery to grow in …

Design

Apple May Launch 5.8-Inch OLED iPhone With Curved Glass Casing and Screen in 2017

Apple is planning a major overhaul of the iPhone for 2017, including the adoption of an all-new curved glass casing paired with a curved 5.8-inch AMOLED display, according to KGI Securities analyst Ming-Chi Kuo. Seeking to move away from the metal casing designs that are no longer unique, Apple …

Gravitational waves explained: Groundbreaking discovery means we can see some of the strangest parts of space

Scientists are widely-expected to be about to confirm one of the greatest scientific discoveries this century. A group of experts from around the …

What Apple employees say about the company's secretive internal corporate culture

We know it's intense.<p>But we wanted to hear what it was like from the employees themselves, and not just those picked to be at the centre of its flagship projects.<p>What is it like in the cafeteria, walking the halls? Are staff really encouraged to let their creativity flow?<p>Luckily, there is a Quora …

10 Ugly Realities of Being a Photography Addict

Photography is the most wonderful hobby imaginable with so much scope for creativity and problem solving, not to mention travel and gear lust. But it …

25 Shockingly Great-Looking Homes Made From Shipping Containers

See how these creatively recycled containers are turned into surprisingly attractive dwellings.<p>See how these creatively recycled containers are turned into surprisingly attractive dwellings.

Clinton Foundation Denies Sending Press Escorts Inside Bathrooms

At CGI this week, like at a lot of big events, reporters were tailed by escorts — including one inside a restroom. Officials say they conducted a review and found no proof that a volunteer "deliberately" followed a reporter into the bathroom or "was asked to" do so.<p>It was just another meeting of …

Fujifilm X-E2 and 23mm Lens

My first outing with the Fujifilm X-E2 involved packing the camera with the 23mm f/1.4 lens, the 14mm and 35mm lenses into my Millican ‘Christopher’ …

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Camera Test: Fujifilm X-E1 ILC

Fujifilm’s elegantly retro X-Pro1 wowed us with great images, a cool hybrid viewfinder, and a comfortable set of controls when we tested it for our …

Fuji X-E1

<i>Updated: Now with a page comparing the Fuji X-E1 with the Fuji X-Pro1.</i><p>In recent years, Fuji has enjoyed great success, especially critically, with …

Cameras

Part 2: Fuji X-E1 vs Canon 5D Mark III comparison (with 14mm and 35mm lenses)

News<p>.<br>Do you remember the very good X-E1 review (with 5D Mark III comparison) of Martin, posted on Fujirumors here?<p>Now Martin posted his second test. …

Fujifilm X-E1: Exactly Like the X-Pro1, but Smaller

Remember the Fujifilm X-Pro 1? Remember its mirrorless, 16.3-megapixel APS-C sensor and range of XF lenses? Yep, well look closely at the X-E1, …

Cameras

Camera At The Crossroads: The Fujifilm X -E1

The Fujifilm XE-1 is one of the most interesting cameras I’ve ever had an opportunity to use, and it’s also one that poses a serious conundrum to its intended audience: serious amateurs and open-minded professionals. Thanks to Fujifilm USA, I had an opportunity to shoot with an XE-1, using both the …

A road trip through Scotland's intoxicating Isle of Skye

Like the finest single malt whisky, the Isle of Skye is an intoxicating distillation of all that is great about Scotland’s Highlands and islands. Its dramatic landscape embraces everything from bleak, wind-scoured mountains to sheer sea cliffs and edge-of-the-world, seashell-strewn beaches. Throw …

Scotland

Top 10 US travel destinations for 2013

Every year our US-based editors team up with Lonely Planet’s expert authors to compile a list of US destinations that are prime for the next year. <i>Best in Travel 2013</i> already covered two places we think the world should be looking at – San Francisco and the Gulf Coast – but here we wanted to dig …

National Parks

Sunday Open House Roundup

<i>Time for this week's open house roundup from your friends at Curbed Marketplace. More where this came from in our Open House Calendars. And a reminder: sales listings are only $25.</i><p><b>Sunday Sales</b><p>2150 Broadway, 3BR, 3.5BA, 2110 sq ft, $5.7M [Stribling]<br>• 125 West 21st Street, 1BR, 1.5BA, 962 sq ft, …