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Nature-Inspired Paper Sculptures Represent a Collision of Cultures and Mediums

French-American artist Paul Louise-Julie uses paper and paint to craft dreamy sculptures infused with aesthetics, techniques, and themes drawn from multiple cultures. Louise-Julie created these mixed media pieces after having dedicated seven years to researching African civilization and art, …

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Listen up—1998 is calling. (Or is it paging?) A young trio of London trip-hop aficionados, HÆLOS continue Britain's legacy of creepy electro-pop, tiptoeing coolly into the airwaves like Massive Attack's enigmatic kid sister. Following last month's debut EP, <i>Earth Not Above</i>, the group decided to put …

Elliot Moss: Best Light

Though just 21 years old, Elliot Moss made a strong debut with his self-produced album <i>Highspeeds</i>—even Zane Lowe is a fan, playing Moss' dark, minimalist pop songs on Apple Music's Beats 1 radio. Moss' new music video for Best Light stays simple like the song (which interestingly speeds up to …

Fact or Fiction: Android apps only use one CPU core

We have had multi-core processors in our PCs for over a decade, and today they are considered the norm. At first it was dual-core, then quad-core, and today companies like Intel and AMD offer high end desktop processors with 6 or even 8 cores. Smartphone processors have a similar history. Dual-core …

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The best cheap tablet you can buy

They're not laptop replacements. They're tablets<p>There are two kinds of tablets. On one side, you have the expensive ones, the iPads and Galaxy Notes designed to either replace your computer or at least be a really awesome sidekick. If you want that, you’re going to have to pay for them: usually …

Photoshop Tutorial: How to Easily Replace The Sky in Your Photos Using The Gradient Tool

In my previous article, I talked about how powerful luminosity masks are in blending multiple exposures. However, using the same exposures as last …

American Odyssey: a pioneering photography project

At first glance these photographs tell the story of America as it entered the age of colour record. Here is what washing strung between houses on a clean-living street in New York looked like on a Monday morning. Or Mulberry Street, in the same city, going about its daily life circa 1900. Women and …

10 best Game Boy Advanced, Game Boy Color, and Game Boy emulators for Android

Game Boy and Game Boy Color were the handheld consoles that started it all. Their release showed that you could have well made games that fit in your pocket. Handheld game consoles have evolved a lot since then, but there are many who still enjoy the classics. Let’s take a look at the best Game Boy …

Satellite Images Show the Earth’s Beauty in Intricate Detail

Taken by a collection of three satellites orbiting Earth — Landsat 7, ASTER, and MODIS — the images above and below are part of an incredible …

Armada Deep House Selection Volume 2

Armada Music has brought back its deep house compilation with Volume 2 of <i>Deep House Selection: The Finest Deep House Tunes</i>. The folks behind the …

How to Become a Street Photographer

Street photography is probably one of the most difficult genres of photography, as it is based on the unknown. You can select a frame, but you can’t …

Four Ways to Improve Your Photos With the Clarity Slider in Lightroom

Expressive Photos Reveal a Rare, Alternative View of Iran

An image of Iran that many people around the world are familiar with is the view of Iran as a troubled nation plagued by an oppressive government, ultra-conservative ideologies, brutal executions, public demonstrations, rumors of nuclear weaponry, and women who are forced to wear head coverings …

Classic Disney Film Stills Digitally Repainted to Look 3D

<b>The Sword in the Stone</b><p>Artist Tyson Murphy recreates some of our favorite classic Disney films by digitally painting their still scenes. He's not trying to outdo <i>The Sword in the Stone</i> or <i>101 Dalmatians</i>, but simply reimagine what they'd look like when rendered three-dimensionally. Murphy uses …

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Fantastic iPhone Photos of People Floating in Mid-Air

Simone Bramante is a Bologna, Italy-based creative who helps companies come up with everything from their corporate identity to their social media strategy. He's also a jack-of-all-trades, working as a commercial photographer, illustrator, and graphic designer. In his spare time, he puts down his …

Media Strategy

Ryan Urban's Colorizations Will Make Your Jaw Drop

<i>All work colorized by Ryan Urban. Used with permission.</i><p>Colorization has become a huge trend in the photo world and many have proven able to create …

How to Use Shutter Speed for More Powerful Images

Recall the last time someone complimented your photography. Did they compliment <i>you</i> or did they compliment your camera? Surely, we’ve all heard it at …

Photo highlights of the day

The Guardian’s picture editors bring you a selection of the best photographs from around the world

5 Ways Retro Gaming Trumps Modern Gaming

If you are reading this, chances are you are a fan of older video games and know that they have many merits. However, many of todays gamers who go …

Retrogaming