William Taylor

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Rockin' Out at the MTV EMAs

Remembering the Fall of the Berlin Wall: A Firsthand Account From a Flipboard Curator

<i>Flipboard’s curator for Germany, Stefanie Bastian, remembers the night the Berlin Wall fell in 1989 and suggests magazines to flip through in honor</i> …

Catherine of Aragon divorce letter to be auctioned in Paris

Letter to go under hammer along with 1,500 other documents written by famous women from the 14th century onwards<p>A letter from Catherine of Aragon asking for the pope to block Henry VIII’s attempts to annul their marriage so he could wed Anne Boleyn is to be auctioned in Paris as part of a …

Operation Onymous may have exposed flaws in Tor, developers reveal

The co-ordinated raids on dark-web sites may have come about because of flaws in the anonymous browser<p>The Tor project, which oversees the development of the anonymous browser, has expressed concern over an intergovernmental operation that took down 27 hosts offering “hidden services”, or websites …

Berlin, The Wall

Project info<p>I visited Berlin in 1985 for the first time and made several photo's of the Wall. In 1989 and 1991 I returned and photographed during the days just after the Wall had opened and during the days of the unification.. I also photographed East Germans who had fled the GDR shortly before the …

Berlin

The Logic Behind Taylor Swift Fleeing Spotify

Taylor Swift and her label Big Machine made a bold statement today by pulling all of her music from Spotify. Here’s another case of a music superstar railing against the new delivery norm, as consumers increasingly move that way, and artists and record labels complain about it.<p>It’s ironic that Ms. …

8 Spa-Like Bathrooms Designed to Instantly Soothe

Let these airy oases across the globe spur some ideas for creating your own refuge.

Interior Design

Google Releases New Calendar App For Android

Google has revamped its Calendar app for Android to coincide with the launch of the Android 5.0 Lollipop mobile operating system. The new Google Calendar app will come preloaded on devices that run on Android 5.0 like the Nexus 6 and the Nexus 9. Google also plans to release versions of the app …

The World Atlas of Street Photography - Review by Sean Sheehan | LensCulture

There is no paternity test when it comes to pinning down street photography’s DNA. As this book demonstrates so clearly, it is a genre that borrows from other forms—sculpture, theatre, video, installation and participatory art—and mingles their many presences into single frames. If your idea of …

Street Photography

How to become an outstanding photographer

Wow, that is a bold title for a blog post, isn’t it? And I bet you’re expecting a fool-proof list of actions that will make you outstanding – maybe a …

Self-improvement

16 Incredibly Useful Google Products And Services You Didn't Know Existed

While those products and services sound amazing, you can't use them right now. But the company actually has a bunch of other ones that are incredibly useful that you might not even know existed.<p>For example, did you know that Google can guide you through your wedding?

Hubble Space Telescope

Apple Watch to miss Christmas and will launch in spring

A leaked internal video reveals the watch will not be available until spring, giving Google’s Android Wear smartwatches a nine-month head start<p>Apple’s first smartwatch, the Apple Watch, will not be available to buy until spring 2015, according to a leaked internal video from Apple’s head of retail, …

Samsung Galaxy Note Edge review

I would very much like a flexible smartphone that I could scrunch up like paper and stuff into a pocket. I don’t quite know why I would like that, but it feels like something that the future should create.<p>Samsung’s wild Galaxy Note Edge is a tiny step toward that eventuality. The screen’s glass …

The Secret to Standing Out as a Boudoir Photographer

<i>[EDITOR’S NOTE: We are very excited to introduce to you one of our new guest contributors, Jennifer Rozenbaum. Jen owns Jenerations, a luxury boudoir</i> …

Lost Spring

The relentless passing of the seasons fascinates and affects me deeply.<p>When the harsh winter takes over, my soul feels lost. Only those little …

Ethnography

Posing To Perfection - 10 Crucial Steps To Pose A Model

As photographers we face challenges day in and day out, but one of the toughest facets of the job is posing our subject. Regardless of experience, …

Annie Leibovitz

Interesting Photography Trivia to Casually Drop Into a Conversation

A little knowledge is a dangerous thing or so the saying goes. Of course, generally in photographic circles, a little knowledge is not so much …

Photography

The Telegraph

The Telegraph

Elon Musk: Triumph of His Will

For his entire life, Elon Musk has bent people to his insatiable will. Most recently, he's co-opted NASA. And now we'll see whether he's a) the visionary who forces americans to become explorers again, or b) a man so distracted by vision that his life's work is a series of brilliant disappointments.<p>…

Space Travel

How to Photograph Birds in Flight

Being able to capture good images using a DSLR (Digital Single Lens Reflex) camera can be extremely rewarding. And some of the best pictures that we …

Landscape Photography

Moon Photography: 6 Tips for Better Moon Photos - dPS

Moon Photography: To get the best possible pictures of our one-and-only moon, it's important to know a few things about it first.

Digital Photography

How to Photograph Seaside Landscapes

Photographing Seaside Landscapes poses a number of problems. There's wind, sand, and water to contend with. Here are some tips on tackling these …

Digital Photography