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The Boy with a Camera for a Face

The New Age of Narcissism

Back in the 1970s, when Tom Wolfe started referring to Baby Boomers as the "Me Generation," he could not have imagined how his words would be applied to future generations. Thanks to smartphones, digital technology and social media, it has become nearly impossible for anyone who is online to avoid …

Recipes Cooking has closed

Thanks for your support<p><b>Coles Recipes & Cooking is no longer available.</b><p>Whether you’ve relied on our recipes for your dinner dilemmas, or trusted our …

Everything You Need to Know About Nikon AF Modes

If you’re a Nikon shooter who wants a better grasp of how your camera’s autofocus settings work, check out this 11-minute video by Steve Perry of …

'Immoral' aid cuts see Australia hit a record low for generosity to world's poor

Aid groups have decided to rush forward a planned online campaign sponsored by the charity foundation of Microsoft billionaire Bill Gates in the hope …

How to Capture Perfect Headshots: 6 Useful Tips

Headshot, at first glance might seem like a fairly simple photograph to shoot, but when you get into it, you realize that it is a whole job …

Here Are All The 2014 Superbowl Commercials [Updated]

Forget sports, this is the only broadcast people watch just for the awesome ads and movie trailers. We've rounded them all up in one place for …

"The Gay Debate: The Bible and Homosexuality" transcript

The Gay Debate: The Bible and Homosexuality<p>Alright, I’d just like to start by saying thank you to everybody for coming tonight – I really appreciate …

From the Wife of a Queer Man...

10 Amazing Light Painting Photographers You Should Start Following Right Now

Light Painting goes as far back as Pablo Picasso, and since the true formation of the medium with pioneers such as Dean Chamberlain, Eric Staller and …

How to Get More Done with (a Lot) Less Stress: 12 Daily Habits

<i>“Three Rules of Work: Out of clutter find simplicity; From discord find harmony; In the middle of difficulty lies opportunity.”</i> <b><br>Albert Einstein</b><p><i>“Think</i> …

Just Quit: How Nike got it Wrong

One of the upsides of working in a predominantly non-Christian (and often openly anti-Christian) environment is that I get asked the tough questions. …

Why millennials are leaving the church

Opinion by <b>Rachel Held Evans</b>, Special to CNN<p><b>(CNN)</b> <b>-</b> At 32, I barely qualify as a millennial.<p>I wrote my first essay with a pen and paper, but by the time I graduated from college, I owned a cell phone and used Google as a verb.<p>I still remember the home phone numbers of my old high school friends, but …

More on millennials and the future of Christianity...(a list of resources & conversations)

5 People Doing Time-Lapse Photography Right

Every day it feels like there are another hundred or so timelapses posted online. While some of this is just the illusion of more exposure and access …

These 18 Sculptures By An Australian Artist Are So Lifelike You'll Swear They're Real

We've seen scads of hyperrealistic paintings that trick our minds — but what about brain-befuddling <i>sculptures</i>? Meet Australian hyperrealist sculptor, …

Christians & Masturbation: Seven Perspectives

How to Do Timelapse

All of us have seen timelapse photography sequences. Timelapses of sunsets, construction, the Aurora Borealis, etc. They’re beautiful, often very …

Learning to See, Final

Make Photographs for Yourself, Critics are Critics for a Reason Over the past ten installments from the Learning to See series (linked to below), I …

Photography

How To Photograph Star Trails

Photographing star trails can be challenging but also rewarding. If you’ve never tried it, these tips will help you get started. Choosing the Place …

Digital Photography

A Complete Guide to Star Trailing

Ever see those pictures where the stars streak across the sky in a big arc? Or maybe the whole sky looked like it was spinning? What you saw was star …

Where Children Sleep Around the World

Where Children Sleep presents English-born photographer James Mollison’s photographs of children’s bedrooms around the world – from the U.S.A., …