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Photo highlights of the day: skateboarding and cyclone destruction

The Guardian’s picture editors bring you a selection of the best photographs from around the world, including London fashion week, lantern parades and Boris Johnson

10 Ways Finding Your Passion Is Good For Your Confidence | Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement

Be honest with yourself. Are you in love with your life? Are you doing work that excites you or living passionately with an amazing hobby, volunteer …

Photo Series Captures Shop Owners in Their Visually Stunning Stores

Montreal-based photographer <b>Vladimir Antaki</b> has been working on a series he calls “The Guardians.” This ongoing project grew out of an observation: …

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Review: Tasty Food Photography by Lindsay Ostrom

Lindsay Ostrom is a food blogger and photographer. Together with her husband, she built the <i>Pinch of Yum</i> website where you can find all kinds of …

The Gap: An Inspirational Video About How All Artists Struggle in the Beginning

We’re not in the habit of reposting things we’ve covered before, even though at least once per week we run across some post or video from a few years …

Are You Harnessing The Full Power Of Instagram?

Whether you love or loathe Instagram, today's post looks at just how powerful a tool it can be. Last week, a friend took a simple shot from his …

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Spaces<p>Create as many MediaTank Spaces as you need. Assign users a role to control administration and publishing permissions.<p>Video CMS<p>MediaTank’s …

'I'm Not A Lookalike' Project Showcases Strangers Who Look Like Twins (PHOTOS)

Think you're special and unique?<p>So did these folks, until they met Francois Brunelle.<p>The 62-year-old Montreal-based photographer has spent the last 12 years scouring the world for complete strangers who look alarmingly similar, according to Rex USA.<p>"I was inspired by 2 things," Brunelle told Rex …

Pentti Sammallahti's best photograph: ice fog in stormy northern Russia

It was -20C when I took this picture. The fog you see is actually ice fog: lots of tiny ice particles suspended in the air. This happens when it's very cold but the sea has not frozen. It was February 1992 and I was in the northwest of Russia, on an island called Solovets in the White Sea.<p>I used to …

Sample Letters to My Copyright Infringers, from Credit Requests to Payment Demands

Because you asked, these are real letters I have sent to people found using my photographs inappropriately, ranging from “The standard DMCA takedown” …

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Jumpstart Your Photography: Start a 365 Project

How to write and create a food blog

Sorry, this course is now full, but you can still add your name to the waiting list in the booking box further down the page.<p>We add new courses all the time, so please subscribe to our newsletter to be notified of similar courses in future, or browse more upcoming writing and publishing …

Is it time to give yourself a photo detox?

Humanity is better equipped to record itself than ever before. In 2014 more photographs will be taken than at any time in history: shutters are expected to open and close 1tn times this year.<p>This is the genie Louis Daguerre let out of the bottle 175 years ago this month. For the first time, it …

The 50 funniest faces in everyday objects

It surely happened at least once to everyone of you to discern the shape of a human face in an everyday object.<p>This funny phenomenon is called …

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Follow Favorite: Southwest Compass

Seasoned travelers Juliet and Jane have been scoping out the best sights, culture, and scenery in Southwest America while they roadtrip around the …

The Unspoken Key To Finding Meaningful Work

You can’t land a job you love if you don’t know how to describe it.<p>Here’s an interesting question: Why are the nation’s highest-achieving undergrads flying to finance and consulting?<p>As Cal Newport observes, the majority of Dartmouth’s five valedictorians are choosing those two sectors, while 36% of …

Stylish Celebrities Get Naked & Intimate With Fish For Charity

<i>"The global marine ecosystem will collapse within a generation if unsustainable fishing practices are allowed to continue."</i><p>It's a chilling …

The Legend of Giants: A New Mural by Natalia Rak | Colossal

<p>This is a great new mural by Polish artist and graphic designer Natalia Rak that was painted as part of the Folk on the Street art festival in …

Cakes Inspired By Famous Artwork [Pics]

Pastry chef whips up creations based on the museum’s permanent collection.<p>Caitlin Freeman is the resident cake artist at the Blue Bottle café at the …

New York Probably Will Lose Its (Population) Edge Over Florida

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>When the 2013 census results are revealed on Monday, Florida is expected to edge out New York as the …

Alexa Torre: Mexican Utopia

Alexa Torre, La Mística,2013<p>I had the great pleasure of meeting Mexican photographer Alexa Torre at Paris Photo. Her series of colorful portraits are …

Shenandoah National Park Photos

Travel<p>Shenandoah National Park photos and pictures of culture, history, and travel from National Geographic.