Terrell Lamont

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Someone cut the whole 'Breaking Bad' series into a two-hour feature film

While there's plenty of films that run for ages (looking at you, <i>Lord of The Rings</i> trilogy) it's not easy to fit a television series into a …

TV

Now you can take Pixar’s ‘The Art of Storytelling’ course for free

Have you always wanted to be Pixar animator? Now that process is a tiny bit easier. The animation studio recently made a number of courses available on the Khan Academy website to help you start your journey — and they’re free.<p>The group of courses are called “Pixar in a Box” and include short …

Pixar’s 10 Golden Rules of Storytelling

Pixar storyboard artist Emma Coats has compiled a series of tweet sharing the narrative wisdom she’s received working for the animation studio over …

Animation

Draw like an artist: go from "I can't draw" to "handmade art for sale"

Boing Boing-beloved artist Chris Locke (previously) writes, "World-famous artist and middle-school art teacher Christopher Locke has published a new …

Understanding the Basic Laws of Light and How to Use Them

As we mentioned this morning, composition is one of the most critical aspects of photography. But another, equally important piece is understanding …

Welcome to Fit Nutrition and Health

Runners, cyclists, swimmers, wrestlers, boxers, bodybuilders -- they are all athletes. Athletes seem to operate at a level higher than us, mere …

6 Ways Having Money Is Just Like Power Levels In Dragon Ball Z

Every anime fan wondered one thing while watching <i>Dragon Ball Z</i>- how do I raise my power level like a super saiyan?<p>It turns out raising your power …

5 Surprising Things That Block Your Creativity (Without Your Knowing)

See these? Red flags.<p>If you are ever faced with the feeling that all your creative juices have dried up, there is one question and one question only you need to ask yourself: Who are you studying?<p>I am such a believer of input and its role in staying creative over long periods of time.<p>Do you know …

Dreamlike Underwater Oil Paintings by Mark Heine

À travers ses peintures, Mark Heine nous plonge dans les eaux sombres d’un mystérieux lac, où des femmes habillées de robes somptueuses semblent …

14 Brutal Truths Every Entrepreneur Needs To Hear

Step one: Quit now. You're not going to make it.<p>Nine out of ten startups will fail.<p>50% of new businesses will not make it past 4 years.<p>You should just stop now. Here's why:<p><b>1. You don't have what it takes.</b> Honestly, you just don't. You don't have the work ethic. You won't be able to handle the …

38 stunning poster designs to inspire you

Poster design is a seductive field, giving designers and artists a blank canvas to provoke and inspire. Posters sometimes go wrong, as we have seen, …

Graphic Design

HOW TO CUT A MOVIE TRAILER

It’s only two minutes long. But it’s the way a film greets the world. For a self-distributor, it can mean getting 100,000 hits on YouTube within a …

Stacey Dash Reveals She Shot at the Man who Raped Her: 'A Gun Saved My Life'

Nearly 25 years have passed since Stacey Dash was brutally attacked by an ex-boyfriend, but the former <i>Clueless</i> star and Fox News contributor still …

2016 Half Down... The Best Albums Of The Half Year

What’s happening folks?! It’s been a pretty nuts couple of weeks in Hip Hop. From the tragic shooting in NY at the T.I. concert to the phenomenal …

27 essential keyboard shortcuts for Adobe Photoshop, Premiere, InDesign and more

Adobe’s software and tools enable the creation of amazing digital works, whether you're using Photoshop to whip up multi-layered visuals, putting …

Tutorials

15 Best Font Pairing Tools for Designers

<b>Pairing fonts is an essential process of any web design</b>. If you want to create a good website design, you need to be able to make decisions such as …

3 Film Financing Myths, Hacked by Data

The knives are out once more for the film business. A week into April and we’ve already had our fill of damning news stories. A <i>Wall Street Journal</i> …

Box Office

15 Pieces of Writing Advice from C. S. Lewis

In his letters and other sources, C. S. Lewis left various bits of advice on the craft of writing. Below are 15 of the things he said. The bold is my …

IDG Contributor Network: Apple Pencil: 3 sites that will teach you how to draw

When Apple released the iPad Pro and Apple Pencil, there was a great deal of appreciation expressed by artists around the world. The combination of …

14 Proven Writing Tricks From Genius Writers by @AlyceFabel

No matter what, learning from great authors is always a plus. So let’s see what some of the literary elite have to say to young writers … Thanks, …

4 Ways to Learn Anything in 20 Hours

<i>“Live as if you were to die tomorrow. Learn as if you were to live forever.”</i> — Mahatma Gandhi<p>What if you could learn anything in 20 hours, what would …

Self-improvement

Ariana Grande’s Dead-On Jennifer Lawrence Impression Will Change the Way You See J-Law Forever

Until last night, Jennifer Lawrence didn't even seem like one of those celebrities you could do an impression of.<p>Last night on NBC, pygmy pop starlet <b>Ariana Grande</b> pulled double duty on <i>Saturday Night Live</i>, trotting out renditions of her singles “Dangerous Woman” and “Be Alright” while reminding …

How to Create a Font in Adobe Illustrator

What You'll Be CreatingIf you're a designer or illustrator who's more comfortable creating glyphs in Adobe Illustrator, this tutorial is right up …

These Secret Netflix Codes Can Reveal Tons of Hidden Categories

Netflix has tons of great content, but it can be hard to find it all if you don’t know what you’re looking for. The site’s algorithms show you what …

6 Steps To Writing A Successful Screenplay by @JonnyEmmen

When @JonnyEmmen got in touch with me with his pitch for this article, I will admit I was skeptical: <i>“Just SIX tips to writing a successful</i> …

Boxy transforms Google's Inbox into a Mac app

Ever since the impending death of Mailbox was announced, I've been looking for a new email app to replace it. The one I've been spending the most time with is Inbox, Google's attempt at building a smarter interface for Gmail. There's a lot to like — and dislike — about Inbox, but one thing that's …

22 ways to earn passive income

Making money while you sleep.<p>Has a nice ring to it, doesn't it?<p>After reading books like "Rich Dad Poor Dad" and "4 Hour Work Week," I became interested obsessed with making passive income.<p>Whenever someone needs additional income, the stereotypical suggestion offered is to "get a part-time job."<p>But …

Investors Love It When You Use This Writing Trick

Your Executive Summary must immediately answer the question that's uppermost in your investors' minds.<p>Every entrepreneur knows that investors want to see a business plan before they invest money in a startup.<p>Unfortunately, many entrepreneurs wrongly believe the primary purpose of the business plan …