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A Happiness Experiment: Can You Make Every Day Feel Like Saturday?

We’re happiest on Saturdays at 7:26pm—at least that’s what this survey found. Yet while the exact time of 7:26pm seems strange, there have been …

Happiness

Ten Electronic Hacks That Will Improve The Things Around You

Rule #1 of DIY: Never settle for what you're given. You can upgrade and improve just about anything with knowledge and elbow grease, especially if …

New Hydrostone Sculptures by Daniel Arsham Isolate Human Gestures | Colossal

<p>We’re no stranger to Daniel Arsham‘s figural sculptures (previously here and here), works that use basic materials like broken glass or hydrostone …

The Attention-Sucking Power of Digital Technology Displayed Through Photography by Antoine Geiger | Colossal

<p>Making eye contact, a once unavoidable feat when packed into a crowded train car or museum, is now a nearly impossible mission as those around you …

33 Habits of Highly Creative People

We all know the saying, “You have as many hours in the day as Beyoncé does.” It’s a little annoying, isn’t it? Our day seems to fly by in a vortex of emails, laundry and errands. All of a sudden it’s 9pm and we’re too exhausted even think about doing anything creative. From seeing the sleep habits …

Creativity

How to Use Photoshop Effectively and Creatively – Analyze, Plan, Execute

When you work on an image in Photoshop, are just doing things spontaneously and intuitively, or are you planning your work? If you don't have a goal, …

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If you don’t have video in your content mix, you’re missing out. It’s simpler to make than ever, ...<p>November 1, 2017<p>Want to know how to make …

163 Free Things to Do in America’s Top Destinations

Our favorite free things to do in America’s most-visited cities.<p>They say the best things in life are free, and for every avid traveler, it’s a …

27 Art Destinations Around The World To Visit Before You Die

“Art washes away from the soul the dust of everyday life.” ― Pablo Picasso

A Beginner’s Guide to Buying Camera Gear on eBay

Camera gear can be expensive, but one way to work around this issue is to purchase equipment used from online auction websites such as eBay. But it …

Cameras

How to stop to-do lists ruining your life

It’s funny how to-do lists take on the characteristics of their owners. Illegible handwriting and multiple crossings-out? Looks as though life is spilling over at the edges. Neatly written on a pristine piece of paper? A vision of self-control and restraint. And if yours is full of hysterical …

Productivity

This new mag is reinterpreting the meaning of porn

Berlin is no stranger to bringing alternative porn to the public. The city is home to a growing number of feminist and sex-positive porn makers, the first critical exhibition of the history of LGBT porn, an annual Porn Film Festival, and art porn collective, Pornceptual, who just launched a …

How to learn with zero effort

What is the easiest way to learn? David Robson meets a group of scientists and memory champions competing to find techniques that make facts stick... fast.<p>Face to face with the world’s leading memory experts, my mind is beginning to feel very humble. Ben Whately, for instance, tells me about the …

Language Learning

R3 Monobath Developer Lets You Process Your Film with One Chemical Bath

In March 2014, we reported that inventor Bob Crowley and his startup New55 were working on producing a new line of 4×5 instant film. That Kickstarter …

5 important apps to get stuff done

We all lead busy lives and wear multiple hats: work, family, friends, kids, and fun. Technology can provide convenient tools to help us stay on task …

12 Ways to Optimize Your Time Like a Pro

<i>Matthew Capala is an Internet entrepreneur, SEO strategist, speaker, and author. He is the founder of Alphametic, an organic growth accelerator, and SearchDecoder. Mathew is an Adj. Professor at NYU, and is the author of Amazon-bestselling book, “SEO Like I’m 5</i>.”<p>Every entrepreneur I know is …

The habits behind successful, creative, productive people

Gretchen Rubin has a slight frame, a fast mouth and an energetic zeal when talking about her new book, for which she was once again part researcher and part guinea pig. <i>Better Than Before</i> in many respects picks up where her earlier body of advice, <i>The Happiness Project</i>, left off. This time, she …

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How to Write an Artist's Statement from Business and Marketing articlesArticles

What is an Artist's Statement?<p>An artist's statement is a short document written by the artist which provides a window into the artist's world. It …

Blackmagic launching a tiny, drone-friendly RAW cinema camera

Hollywood needs better quality than a GoPro can deliver for aerial footage, but heavy cinema cameras demand really expensive drones to lift them. Blackmagic Design clearly thought all this through and is about to launch a Micro Cinema Camera with a Micro Four Thirds mount (<b>update</b>: The product page …

Cinematography

Is f/4 The New f/2.8?

Since the release of the Nikon D3 in 2007 and the Nikon D700 in 2008, low-light sensor technology has been improving by leaps and bounds. For many …

10 Mistakes You Make When Booking Airfare

If you're wondering why you never manage to bag a flight for quite as cheap as the next guy, or you're pining for a getaway but really need to keep the cost down, or you're simply super-interested in all the intricacies of airfare pricing (OK, well, at Hopper, we are!), then this list of 10 …

10 Easy Tricks to Improve Your Indoor Photography

Taking the perfect photograph is much like painting a masterpiece, composing a symphony, or writing an epic novel. It’s one of the hardest things …

44 Stunning Art Studios That Will Inspire You To Get Back To Work

Where do you make art?<p>It's a simple question with an infinite and colorful range of answers, from a swarming corner of your bedroom to a tranquil space in your backyard. Whatever your artistic studio may look like, its purpose remains the same: a holy place designed specifically for the goal of …

21 Hacks To Help You Organize Your Art Studio In 2015

There's never a better time to organize your studio than the week after New Year's Day.<p>The gifts have been opened, vacations have ended and resolutions have been set. Your creative space has either recently been neglected in favor of holiday revelry or filled to the brim with new materials …

Seven Habits Of Organized People

Organized people aren’t born; they’re built. Here are the habits that you can cultivate to be just like them.<p><i>Editor’s Note: This article is one of the top 10 habits to adopt to be better at your job in 2016. See the full list here.</i><p>We all know that one friend or coworker who is super-organized. The …

Apps Even the Most Professional Photographers Would Love

As a professional photographer, you may scoff at all the photo-taking apps out there. Sure, people seem to be obsessed with selfies and random photos …

8 Awesome Pinhole Cameras That You'll Want to Shoot With

Photo by Matt Bigwood<p><i>All images by their respective owners. Originally featured in our initial blog posts with permission.</i><p>Pinhole cameras: they’re …

Facebook successfully tests laser drones in UK skies

Facebook has been testing large, solar-powered drones in the skies over the UK, chief executive Mark Zuckerberg has announced.<p>The drones use lasers to beam internet access down to the ground, designed to provide connections to rural and internet-free zones.<p>“As part of our Internet.org effort to …

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