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13 Photography Channels on YouTube You Should Follow

If you’re looking for videos to watch to quench your thirst for photography, YouTube has a great selection. If you’ve never really poked around …

Photography

VSCO Academy Offers Free Bi-Weekly Video Lessons on Photography

VSCO has launched a new project called VSCO Academy, a bi-weekly series of free video tutorials on the ins and outs of photography.<p>Every Wednesday …

Video Tutorials

On the Andaman Sea in Thailand, a putt-putting boat will carry you to travel-poster fantasies

Fantastic shapes dotted the horizon — craggy limestone spikes that soared hundreds of feet into the cloudless blue sky — as our long-tail boat skimmed across the Andaman Sea off southwestern Thailand.<p>The afternoon seemed idyllic, and I congratulated myself on becoming part of a living travel poster …

Thailand

How the Coen Brothers Use a Wide Lens to Create Humor and Empathy for Their Characters

In the latest episode of his insightful cinematic series Every Frame a Painting, filmmaker Tony Zhou takes a look at how the Coen brothers employ a …

Coen Brothers

Guy on Reddit Turns Other Users’ Photos into Fantastic Movie Posters – BOOOOOOOM! – CREATE * INSPIRE * COMMUNITY * ART * DESIGN * MUSIC * FILM * PHOTO * PROJECTS

Right Place, Right Time

It was, I thought, pure dumb luck that I found them. Laying flat on my stomach on plywood planks on the muddy bank of a pond, I’d spent all morning trying to capture the perfect image of an erratic egret fishing for its breakfast. I was having little luck trying to fit a lightning-fast bird that …

A Daring Filmmaker Shoots a Timelapse in a Forest Fire [Exclusive Photos]

Jeff Frost risks life and limb to capture stunning vistas of ecological damage. Definitely don't try this at home.<p>The stunning photograph above of a California forest fire was taken at risk of life and limb by filmmaker Jeff Frost. He recently penned an op-ed in which he described a near-death …

Time-lapse Photography

This Is the Camera Trick That Makes Every Coen Brothers Movie Amazing

Fargo, No Country For Old Men, The Big Lebowski. All of 'em.<p>On my fourth or fifth viewing of <i>No Country For Old Men,</i> I noticed something in the insanely tense gas-station-coin-toss scene that blew my mind: All the hoses behind the store keeper, who is inevitably spared by Chigurh the killer, look …

These BFFs Did a Beautiful Newborn Baby Photo Shoot With a Burrito

"I'll never forget the first time I saw Ella and thought to myself, 'One day I'm going to have a burrito with that woman!'"<p>Nowadays, it's impossible to go onto Facebook without being inundated with perfectly posed, artsy photos that new parents take with their babies. So Austin-based comedians and …

Best free iPad apps 2018: 50 brilliant freebies

Jaw-Dropping 4K Timelapse Spans 5 Years and 42 Locations

Photographer Chris Pritchard captures dozens of screensaver-worthy shots in his new timelapse film, 'Skylight.'<p>No matter where we are in the world, whether it's the center of booming metropolis or the outskirts of some barren desert, we can always look up and bear witness to a constantly shifting …

Time-lapse Photography

SHRED: The Print Edition

We’re excited to announce the Print Edition of SHRED is now available in the dark corners of our shop! Well, it’s actually a pretty brightly lit …

Monsters

This artist turned famous art masterpieces into 8-bit watercolors — see if you can identify them

The result is a stunning collection that brings to mind the art style and nostalgia of old 8-bit video games.<p>"These pictures are like puzzles, carefully taken apart and then pieced back together to reveal the subject," List said to Business Insider. "These works were inspired by my love for …

55 Bulgarian Artists Create an Illustrated Deck of Cards

With an ongoing Kickstarter campaign, the illustrators behind Infinite Collision hope to play their cards right.<p>What do a villainous monkey, two pink flamingos, a 16th century princess sheep, and female nudes have in common? They are all depicted in Infinite Collision, the first-ever set of …

10 Brilliant Graphic Design Trends of 2016

Trends come and go, they emerge, some stay for years, others are more of a flash in the pan. They don’t start one year and end the next, instead they …

Meet the Fixers Collective: the geeks who are fixing iPhones for free

They pass screwdrivers down the line and quickly disassemble the NAS’ plastic shell. Lai, tall, with an easy smile and hair that is more pepper than salt, plugs it in and applies a voltage tester to the motherboard. Power reads out, which means the most critical components of the device are in …

Repairs

Our 10 Favorite Coffee Table Books

A space isn’t quite a home until it includes a weighty, oversized tome full of awe-inspiring photography and well-crafted writing waiting to be …

10 Striking Images of the Rare Yosemite "Firefall" Phenomenon

There's only one word for this striking sight: WOW.<p>For a brief window of time each February, the sun works its magic on Horsetail Falls in Yosemite National Park to produce what's known as a "firefall." Don't be too alarmed: Nothing catches fire exactly. This phenomenon happens when the sun sets …

Common design mistakes lethal to your mobile app

The mobile app market is overcrowded with millions of apps. In order to stand out, your app needs to bring in a combination of exceptional …

Apps

3 Ways to Train Your Brain for Bigger and Better Ideas

For starters, you need to stop overthinking it.<p>Organizations and entrepreneurs are looking for ways to encourage more innovative thinking. But, according to John Assaraf of The Secret and MyNeuroGym.com, thinking is the problem--the process of thinking actually "by definition cancels out the neural …

Creativity