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The dangerous, beautiful life of a Lego minifig photographer

UK-based photographer Andrew Whyte specializes in dramatic light art and long exposures of the night sky, but some of his most striking work involves helping an inch-high fellow photographer get a good shot. For over a year, Whyte has been shooting what he calls the "Legography" series, starring a …

The Scenic Route | A review of the Fujifilm X-T1

Photography

Review: Zeiss 55mm f/1.4 Otus, Beauty and a Beast

The Zeiss Otus is easily the biggest DSLR 55mm currently available. I say currently, because I’m sure in some lab in the depths of upper Siberia a …

This Man's Stunning Photographs of His Daughter Left Us Speechless

This Man’s Stunning Photographs of His Daughter Left Us Speechless<p>Cool Photos & Photographers<p>By Ritesh Saini / February 25, 2014<p>Artists around the …

4 Reasons We Love the New Vifa Wireless Loudspeaker

We just got word about the new Vifa wireless loudspeaker and we love it so much we wanted to count the ways.<p><b>#1. It’s Danish</b><p>We give up. We love …

Vespa Now Takes Pictures

There are too many “what if” questions in life and one of them is, what if Vespa came out with consumer good? The answer according to designers …

Steak au Poivre from Alex Hitz

The art of tableside cooking has all but vanished from restaurants. But who's to say you can't create that same magic at home?<p>Stunning, succulent, easy, elegant—these are but four words to describe that indescribable feeling of sophistication and accomplishment that this short preparation gives …

Sequoia’s A Big Winner In Facebook’s WhatsApp Acquisition, With Its Stake Worth About $3 Billion

Facebook today announced its $19 billion acquisition of WhatsApp. Obviously WhatsApp has a lot to cheer about, having grown to 450 million active users over the course of the last five years. But from a pure venture perspective, the purchase represents another huge win for Sequoia Capital and …

The Reasons You Might Want to Buy a Rangefinder Cameras

Photography has always gone through phases and fashions, both in the style of the imagery and of course the technology we use. At the moment the DSLR …

Cameras

Facebook’s $19 Billion WhatsApp Acquisition, Contextualized

Facebook just announced it’s buying WhatsApp, a global messaging platform with 450 million MAUs, for approximately $19 billion. It’s one of the biggest tech acquisitions since HP bought Compaq for $25 billion in 2001.<p>It means that WhatsApp, which raised a comparatively measly $8 million since its …

121 Clicks Flickr Best Entries Of January 2014

A Grand tribute to all our Flickr fans, who has been submitting their wonderful pictures to our group pool. We have decided to bring a post every …

Photography

I am Lonely and I Love It – Pictures which will leave you Speechless

Every individual must have gone through a strange phase of solitude to be associated with these photographs.<p>Loneliness can happen even when …

Extremely decisive street photographs this season – Editor’s Choice

Plenty to ponder and to search for when you want to shoot street in colors.Yes, the vibrancy and the vivid display of colors all around will play a …

Magnificent Street Photographs in B/W this Season – Editor’s Choice

<b>Street Photography</b> and Black and White go hand in hand. Be it capturing the light, or a soulful portrait with great ambiance, or an incredible moment …

Street Photography

A Modern Two-Storey Dwelling Inspiring Calmness in New Zealand

Nestled in Auckland, New Zealand, <b>Rothesay Bay House</b> is a modern two-storey dwelling with a refined wooden exterior and a fancy modern interior. …

The New Workout That's Better Than Spinning

Is rowing replacing spinning as the workout du jour?<p>With rowing studios like CityRow, RowZone, Brooklyn Crew, and GoRow quickly cropping up in NYC, New Jersey, LA, and Chicago, is rowing kicking spinning to the curb and becoming the new workout craze? According to celebrity trainer Hannah Davis, …

Articles about top 10 houses dwell week 16 on Dwell.com - Dwell

The end of the year is the perfect time to celebrate change and renewal.<p>We celebrate the architecture firms that have led the way in Dwell's online community.<p>Here are the extraordinary prefabs that made the biggest splash this year.<p>These designs are cooking with gas.<p>These are the soothing spaces …

Architecture

Surreal Sculptures of Disintegrating Animals

Tomohiro Inaba is a creative sculptor who produces eye-catching figures that look like they are disintegrating into thin air. The Japanese artist's steel sculptures titled <i>Promise of Our Star</i> and <i>Next to the World</i> are particularly effective in the visual illusion. Each figure offers a duality that …

Art

An Alluring Art Deco Bathroom

How to Fit the Most Storage Into a Small Bathroom

The bathroom is often one of the most visited rooms in many homes. But it’s almost always one of the smallest rooms, so it can be neglected when it …

The Safe, Doctor-Recommended Cleanse You Should Actually Try

With a dizzying array of detox options on the market (juices! powders! elixirs!), Joseph Hooper unearths the one cleanse that's really worth it<p>In writing The Detox Prescription (Rodale), Woodson Merrell, MD, has assumed the role of the sheriff who wants to run magical thinking and hucksters out of …

Uncut version of Nymphomaniac to debut at Berlin film festival

The five and a half hour version of Lars Von Trier's already-infamous film will be screened at the Berlin film festival<p>• Nymphomaniac: the first review • Nymphomaniac's orgasm poster series<p>The cinema version of Lars Von Trier's new film Nymphomaniac may be a draining four hours long, and split into …

Google Glass: What You're Not Supposed to Do

There are certain things you won't be encouraged to do wearing one of these. Those are the things I did.<p><i>Published in the December 2013 issue</i><p><b>Google Glass</b> mayor may not transform the future. But one thing is beyond question: It elicits mighty strong reactions in the present.<p>The first week I got my …

Moby Dick

The 12 Cocktails of Christmas

Over on our blog, we've been celebrating the 25 Cocktails of Christmas by posting a festive holiday cocktail recipe each day in the month of December. Here are 12 of our favorites so far -- follow us on Instagram (@imbibe), Twitter (@imbibe) and Facebook (@imbibe) to see which seasonal cocktails we …

The Man Who Duped Millionaires Into Paying Big Bucks For Fake Wine

He was the man with "the nose of a blood hound," as one wine critic once put it.<p>Rudy Kurniawan was once the toast of the fine-wine world, renowned for his ability to find some of the rarest — and priciest — wines in the world.<p>He was also, prosecutors alleged, a fraud who duped some of the country's …

Google Glass's 'Wink' Is the Ultimate Advance in Creepshot Technology

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>Google announced a number of updates to Google Glass yesterday, including a feature that allows you …

New York state governor poaches NYC's chief digital officer, Rachel Haot

One month before New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg leaves office, his chief digital officer — Rachel Haot — has been hired by New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo. Haot was the city's first chief digital officer. As she explained to <i>The Verge</i> earlier this year, she worked with Mayor Bloomberg helped to …

Enterprise Tech

Saving Space with a Suspended Bedroom

• 1 |<p>2 |<p>3 |<p>The first thing you notice in this combination living area is of course the bed suspended from the ceiling. Accessible by narrow staircase …

Interior Design

Articles about 12 clean and contemporary interiors on Dwell.com - Dwell

Making the most of a little spare loft space can add a whole new dimension to your home.<p>I've long been intrigued by the overlap of design, art, and architecture, and one of the most interesting practitioners working...<p>New England is one of the oldest, most patriotic regions in the United …

Architecture