James Staines

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Extra, Extra! Bella Hadid's Newspaper Bikini Just Made Headlines

Bella Hadid hung out on the beach with her friend Cully Smoller, simultaneously backing her other pal Frankie Stark's new swimwear line: Dipped in Blue Bikinis. We don't know much about the label, which hasn't officially launched yet, except that it's "Made in the USA" and predictably features some …

Elizabeth Hurley's Bikinigrams Are So Sexy, They'll Make Your Heart Beat a Little Faster

If there's a star who knows how to rock a swimsuit, it's Elizabeth Hurley. Never one to shy away from a sexy bikini or daring one-piece, the 52-year-old actress has slowly but surely become the queen of all things swimwear, giving us all the inspiration we could ever need. She even has her own …

Today Is the Birthday of Ansel Adams: America’s Most Celebrated & Beloved Nature Photographer

Today marks the 116th birthday of Ansel Adams (February 20, 1902-April 22, 1984), a passionate environmentalist and one of the most iconic …

Nature Photography

Street Photography Now by Dedeia Rocha

Contributed by Daniel Rocha<i><br>Photo: Daniel Rocha. License: All Rights Reserved.</i> <i><br>Street Photography Now</i> is an art project done in collaboration with …

Sluice Point House

Surrounded by the waters of Nova Scotia's Tusket River, the Sluice Point House is a modern homage to the area's vernacular architecture. The …

The Best Photos of the Week: The Beauty of Concrete

Due to its ability to be shaped into complex forms and the diversity of textures that it can offer, concrete is one of the favorite materials of many …

Architects Anna Liu and Mike Tonkin have spent 12 years on an extension that lets the weather straight into their Georgian townhouse. The result is hard not to love – especially on a rainy day<p>When it starts raining on the slate roof of the Grade II-listed, late Georgian north London house where the …

Architecture

Richter Plays Schubert CD review – he had a special affinity for introspective music

It is 20 years this month since Sviatoslav Richter died, aged 82. Few pianists have been as extensively chronicled on disc as he has been, with a profusion of studio and concert recordings, so that there are few corners of his vast repertoire which are not documented. But the Profil set …

Top 10

Alexa Chung Poses Topless For Moody New Photoshoot

Alexa Chung has gone topless for a '60s-inspired fashion shoot taken by renowned French fashion photographer Patrick Demarchelier.A bit like when you …

The Things You Should Never Wear to a Wedding

So your fridge is decorated with save the dates and wedding invitations that all fit snugly between the months of May and September? Yep, it is officially wedding season. And with it comes the question: what to wear? While rules don't seem to apply in fashion anymore — we're wearing white all year …

Weddings

UBS: Here are the 10 stocks that are set to explode much higher

In a note to clients circulated May 12, UBS equity research highlighted the bank's top stock picks for the second half of 2017.<p>"We asked this of all UBS Analysts in North America. Their responses are collected here, to provide you with a snapshot of our highest conviction Buy-rated investment ideas …

Pamela Anderson : une icône en lingerie

A 49 ans, Pamela Anderson prête ses sublimes traits à une marque de lingerie.<p>Pamela Anderson prête ses sublimes traits à la marque Coco de Mer pour …

The Resistance Now: science gets its own march

Less invasions, more equations!<p>Expect some hilarious signs and chants at tomorrow’s March for Science, as tens of thousands of proud nerds flood the National Mall in Washington DC in a passionate defense of science. One catchy chant floating on social media: <i>What do we want? Evidence based</i> …

Donald Trump Jr

With his gorgeous and patiently realised black and white images, Kobayashi searches for a spiritual dimension in the calm beauty of nature

Anime

Women in Photography: 34 Voices From Around the World

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Lana Prins Photography

Romance and the sensuality of the female body captured by Lana Prins.Born in Egmond aan Zee in 1993, Lana Prins is a Dutch photographer who currently …

Stunning New Book Captures 23 Years of Black and White Photography

'NO PLAN B' chronicles surreal, high contrast scenes from the American suburbs to the Arctic Ocean.<p>As other artists stray further from a direct style of photography, David J. Carol’s relationship to the medium’s roots grows stronger as the years pass. The photographer and editor-in-chief of Peanut …

Bamford Watch Department + We Are Halcyon's "The Superman": Exploring ocean depths with freediver Francisco Del Rosario in a thoughtful short film

"Your heartbeat slows down as soon as your face touches the water," explains celebrated freedriver (and marine biologist) Francisco Del Rosario in "The Superman." Created by We are Halcyon filmmakers Jack Pirie and Alex Hylands-White, the two-and-a-half minute short follows Del Rosario in the midst …

How to design your forever home - that will last for your lifetime

With its open-plan living spaces, level flooring surfaces between inside and out, walk-in wetrooms and generous kitchen with minimal handle-free units, Jacqui Lait and Peter Jones’s house possesses the desirable design features that anyone would put on their wishlist if they were commissioning an …

How to Build an Autocracy

The preconditions are present in the U.S. today. Here’s the playbook Donald Trump could use to set the country down a path toward illiberalism.<p>点击这里阅读中文版本<p>It’s 2021, and President Donald Trump will shortly be sworn in for his second term. The 45th president has visibly aged over the past four years. …

Donald Trump

As Pooh Bear will tell you, honey can be a tricky ingredient. But here its sweetness deftly balances bitter dark chocolate in a gooey cake, and allies itself with almonds in a tray of crumbly macaroons<p>I like honey in my tea and on my granola at breakfast, but I don’t usually reach for it as a way …

Dessert

Seven Gardens House

Sculpted into the mountains in the southernmost region of Spain, the Seven Gardens House is a true work of art. Modeled after nearby caves and …

10 Netflix lifehacks everyone should know

This one might only apply to users that want a little bit more privacy than Netflix affords by default, but it’s absolutely possible to wipe your viewing history from your account. Whether you want to clear it all out or just remove certain items, it’s a simple process.<p>Pop back into your Netflix …

The Mask House looks like an ethereal mirage hovering among treetops in Ithaca

The Mask House, designed by WOJR, provides privacy while emphasizing views of the natural surroundings, and acts as a sort of habitable passage into …

What Exactly is Fine Art Photography?

People frequently ask me what exactly is fine art photography? Before I answer, I usually take a big breath and brace myself to answer the question …

A Family Home Full of "Classic Modern" Design

<b>Name:</b> Matt <b><br>Location:</b> Belleville, Illinois<p>Our home was designed by mid-century modernist architect Charles King in the St. Louis suburb of Belleville, …

Bring a golden glow to January with a Victorian classic, and, no matter if you’re looking to be eased into the day or hit with a full-on acid trip, there’s a variation for you<p>A ray of sunshine in one of the darkest months of the year, lighter and zingier than marmalade (and considerably quicker to …

Baking

21 Success Tips for Young and Aspiring Entrepreneurs

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Being successful often means learning from those who have already achieved their goals. Having a mentor is an amazing blessing to an entrepreneur, but not everyone can find one in person.<p>If you haven’t yet found your personal business …

New Business? Avoid These 4 Rookie Mistakes

There are many benefits of starting your own business. Who wouldn't want to make their own schedule? Be their own boss? Set their own rates? The flexibility and convenience that comes with starting your own business is great, and exactly why there have been such an influx of people choosing the …