Sarah Kopetsky

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Quiet Nights

Blizzard Blankets Buffalo: In Pictures

An Old-Fashioned House Gets a Dose of Seaside Glamour

Inside a colorful Bahamas home.<p>You wouldn't have looked twice — it was a builder's special with too much Sheetrock and not enough chic. Then Amanda Lindroth came along and injected this Bahamas house with just the right amount of color, pattern, and seaside glamour to bring it to life.

THE SHOT: Capturing Ebola

On August 26th 2014, I traveled to Liberia on assignment for the Wall Street Journal to cover the outbreak of Ebola, which was devastating Western Africa. I knew it was dangerous, but I hoped my images would make a difference. The region had been dealing with the outbreak since March. By August, …

Sony Announces the a7II: The World’s First Full-Frame Camera with 5-Axis Image Stabilization

It looks like rumor sites weren’t kidding when they said the Sony a7II would be announced “in the next few days.” In fact, they were being …

Architizer

The 10 Best Cities To Visit This Year

Lonely Planet has revealed its top towns to visit in 2015. Some of them might surprise you<p>Lonely Planet has revealed its top towns to visit in 2015. Some of them might surprise you… <i>Via HarpersBazaar.co.uk</i>

The Panasonic LX100 is ‘Probably the Best Zoom Compact Ever Made’, Says DPReview

<i>DPReview</i> recently got a chance to put the $900 Panasonic Lumix LX100 through a thorough review, and after putting it through the wringer, the camera …

Can Your DSLR Nail Focus on a Flying Dragonfly? The Canon 7D Mark II Can

We’ve seen one video demonstration of the Canon 7D Mark II’s impressive AutoFocus system, and we’ve heard the amazing specs, but it’s a picture of a …

How to Make the Most of Your Hard-Earned Vacation Time Photography Wise

You are looking forward to that vacation you have wanted so much? You are not the only one. Amidst our work, family and everything else, we all need …

On the Ground in Syria: A Photojournalist’s Perspective - Photographs by and interview with Nish Nalbandian | LensCulture

This project was shot in early 2013 and documents life in the city of Aleppo, Syria’s largest city. These pictures were taken during the Battle of Aleppo, an ongoing fight over control of the city.<p>— Nish Nalbandian<p><i><br>As the Syrian Civil War drags on and morphs and changes and grows, Nish Nalbandian’s</i> …

Middle East

Requiem of Ice - A Visually Stunning Documentary of a Disappearing Ice Cave

Being a native of the Pacific Northwest, photographer and filmmaker Ben Canales of Uncage The Soul was deeply concerned about the rapid melting of …

Mesmerizing 4K Time-Lapse of Earth Captured by a Weather Satellite 25,000 Miles Away

Every 30 minutes, the weather satellite Elektro-L captures a 121 megapixel image from geosynchronous orbit using both visible and infrared light. And …

Michael Maltzan’s Quest To Remake Housing For The Homeless

The architect’s newest building joins a cadre of ambitious residences Maltzan has built for the Skid Row Housing Trust.<p>The latest architectural spectacle to land on Los Angeles’ infamous Skid Row looks like a concrete spaceship. Boxy, modular apartments rest against the concrete roof of what was …

6 Ways To Stay Hydrated Without Water

Here, the best hydration hacks to get your H2O on without all the guzzling<p>With a daily recommended intake of 2.2 liters a day, it's safe to say that many of us don't make the hydration cut, falling short of the amount of H2O our bodies really need. So what's the busy girl's solution? Find …

Lucas Museum of Narrative Art Set to Open in 2020

George Lucas, who revolutionized the art of storytelling and motion pictures with his epic <i>Star Wars</i> films, seeks to change the way people understand narrative art and moving images by building the Lucas Museum of Narrative Art, a $300M art museum to open on the lakefront of Chicago in 2020. Joining …

Museums

The Best Beaches in The World

40 reasons to start planning your winter getaway ASAP.<p>Whether you're looking for a quick weekend getaway, the ultimate surf or are planning the trip of a lifetime, a beach vacation is always a good idea. To get you inspired, here are some of the world's most beautiful beaches from South Beach to …

Sony's A7 II mirrorless camera adds faster autofocus and better image stabilization

One of the best gets better<p>Sony has upgraded its pioneering A7 full-frame mirrorless camera with a few improvements that should make it more responsive and enjoyable to shoot. The A7 II's headline feature is 5-axis image stabilization, an ability first seen on the Olympus OM-D E-M5 back in early …

7 landscape photography cheat sheets that will save your images

Landscape photography is all about taking the viewer on a journey through nature and the beautiful or turbulent moments it can create. A good …

As Street Art Turns to Public Art in Barcelona

<b>Spain's Second Largest City Hosts "Open Walls"</b><p>A popular city for street art in the early 2000s that attracted artists from across Europe and elsewhere to its intimate doorways and darkened small streets, Barcelona has become less inviting to illegal painting in recent years due to an organized …