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20 Shipping Container Home Floor Plans

<i>by Tom Woods</i><p>Today we’ve got something perfect for anyone looking to build their own tiny shipping container home.<p>As most of you probably know the …

How to Buy a Shipping Container

You've decided to join the shipping container revolution. Your plans are drawn up, your site is prepared, and your welding torch is ready to transform a discarded steel box into the durable, stylish, and sustainable home of your dreams. Now what? To help you get started, we asked architects, DIY …

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A Canadian man built this off-grid shipping container home for just $20,000

Shipping container buildings are customizable, modular structures that can be built on small budgets. We’ve posted about shipping container homes …

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The UO Smart Beam Projector Packs A Big Image In A Small Cube

If you need a tiny projector, you’ve probably noticed there are a few drawbacks to them. Either they’re not very tiny, or the brightest they get …

Alex Kanevsky

Alex Kanevsky’s skewed and emotive paintings evoke a sense of current day distortion commonly presented to us via failed transmissions, glitchy computer screens and other electronic fallacies while drawing on the inspiration of past masters from Impressionism and Cubism. See more below:

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Nootropic Stacks Like Adderall

What is the Closest Nootropic Stack to Adderall?<p><b>Estimated Read Time: 7-8 Minutes</b><p><b>Best Daily Adderall Alternative</b><p>With the growing knowledge about how …

Vier Adds Some Extra Protection To Your Bike

Cable locks for bikes have been around for ages, but some believe that they cannot provide definite protection against theft, as people have found …

The Leg Workout That Will Turn Your Lower Body to Jelly—in 15 Minutes!

Hit your legs from all angles with this quick, grueling circuit<p>Working your lower body is tough. The movements that train your quads, glutes, and hamstrings—like squats and lunges—require a ton of effort and a lot of willpower. No wonder leg day gets a bum rap.<p>But you don't have to spend 45 minutes …

‘Master Glass’ Series by the Toronto Star Goes BTS with Its Photographers

In the world of photojournalism, especially sports journalism, photographers must be able to shoot in all types of lighting and environments, …

10 Reasons to Love Bamboo Floors

Bamboo flooring has won fans both for its look and performance, not to mention its environmental sustainability.<p>Density Matters<p>1/11<p>While bamboo …

The Best-Selling Prints and Products of 2013, and Trends for 2014

With only a few weeks remaining in 2013, it’s time to start preparing for 2014. To help your photography business get a jump start on the new year, I …

Your 2014 Photo Business Plan: Follow Up with Old Clients (Step #9)

<i>This is the final blog post from a new series to help you create a business plan in 2014 using our guide The 2014 Photo Business Plan Workbook.</i> …

How to Make a Simple Background or Reflector for your Home Photo Studio

Renting out a space for a photo studio can be costly and is the main reason that many photographers choose to set up their own studio inside their …

How to Instantly and Wirelessly Pull Photos into Lightroom as You Take Them

The ability to pull photos out of your camera and onto your computer wirelessly is an incredibly useful tool that many photographers use, but what if …

Articles about dwell guide smart design tiny spaces on Dwell.com - Dwell

It's coming up Swiss at this year's Dwell on Design.<p>Dwell on Design speaker Dan Formosa is accustomed to swimming against the current.<p>We know you’ve got one on your holiday list—that friend who will find just about any reason to have a get-together.<p>Give kids with a discerning palette what they …

Articles about price wise design 10 affordable houses around globe on Dwell.com - Dwell

From a home designed by David Chipperfield in London to WORKac's New York duplex, here is what caught our eye over the last few...<p>From floating student dorms to concrete homes, catch up from the week with these abodes from around the world.<p>From clever materials to coastal living, here's what caught …

Shipping Container Homes - The Basics

Steel shipping container homes are strong, safe, and eco-friendly.<p>Photo: flickr.com<p>DOLLARS AND SENSE<p>Looking for an inexpensive backyard office or a …

Articles about economical modular prefab oregon on Dwell.com - Dwell

An easy-to-build modular system is the perfect solution for a family in Bend, Oregon.<p>Each week, we tap into Dwell's Instagram community to bring you the most viral design and architecture shots of the week.<p>Dwell editor-in-chief Amanda Dameron talks us through Dwell's December/January 2016 issue.<p>Two …

Articles about innovative net zero prefab los angeles on Dwell.com - Dwell

A net-zero prefab home design is set to reinvigorate a down-at-the-heels Los Angeles neighborhood.<p>Green prefab homebuilding company Blu Homes announces its first SoCal model home on the occasion of Dwell on Design 2013.<p>For the bathroom inside a renovated Hollywood bungalow, architect Noah Walker …

Get Paid More For Your Photography With Value Shifting

Do you have a hard time differentiating yourself from the price anchors of other mediocre photographers? Have you considered taking the Starbucks …

Secrets to Crafting Top-Quality Beauty Portraits

This article is for those of you how enjoy beauty photography: from fashion and advertising beauty, to beauty portraits of non-models and even …

33 Gorgeous and Informative Photography Links

Another wonderful week has passed in the world of photography and Toad Hollow Photography has been busy searching for links to tutorials, special …

A Gut-Check for Cancer

What grows—or doesn’t grow—in your gut may affect your risk<p>You might call it a beer belly, but really, your gut’s full of bugs. Trillions of tiny bacteria teem through your digestive system, serving important functions such as helping you break down food. Now, new research suggests people with …

Sony a7R: A Rising Tide Lifts All the Boats?

I have to admit I didn’t get too worked up when the Sony A7 and A7R were released. The last time I wrote about Sony it was how there were so few …

Review: Topaz Labs Clarity

Since the introduction of the Clarity slider, it’s become one of my favorite tools for controlling the finer contrast of my images. I’m not the only …

The Photographer's Editing Toolbox