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These Pinhole Portraits Require 11 Minutes of Posing

How long can you strike a certain pose and stay perfectly still? For pinhole photographer Israel Caballero‘s project <i>Veneno Dulce</i> (“Sweet Poison”), …

Photography

One Husband’s Response to Retouched Photos of His Wife

San Antonio, Texas-based boudoir photographer Victoria Caroline Haltom saw a Facebook post go viral recently after she shared an email she received …

A Beginner’s Guide to Buying a Camera

Sadly, you may one day grow out of your cell phone camera.So you’ve decided it’s time to buy a real camera? Maybe the cell phone camera just isn’t …

What Really Happens When You Filter a Picture in Instagram or Photoshop

Every day, millions of people use filters to stylize an Instagram post, or Gaussian blur to edit a photo. Have you ever wondered what's really going …

6 Creative IKEA Product Photography Hacks

Want some cheap and simple do-it-yourself photo equipment? Check out the IKEA store near you. In addition to being affordable options for home items, …

This is ISO 4,560,000 with Canon’s Crazy New Camera

Back in July, Canon announced an ultra-high-sensitivity camera that has a ridiculously high max ISO of <i>over 4,000,000</i>. If you’ve been wondering what …

Videography

Drinking Water, Avoiding Dehydration, Food With High Water Content

If you're relying solely on eight glasses of water each day to stay hydrated, consider counting your fluid ounces in other ways. "Our daily fluid requirement is not exclusive to water," explains Nicole Silber, R.D., C.N.D., of Middleberg Nutrition in New York City. "We can get in significant …

Artificial Grass May Save Water, But Does It Endanger People?

When Michael and Barbara Fouch first considered replacing their grassy lawn with artificial turf, they researched the growing array of options for the green plastic blades and the infill that holds them in place. They wanted a product that looked nice, but they also wanted something that wouldn't …

The Struggle for Photography Perfection - Is it Worth it?

One of the foremost goals of a photographer of any skill level is to improve. That is admittedly an open-ended proclamation, as improvement can many …

The #1 Thing To Do If You Really Want To Eat Clean

You’ve pinned more healthy recipes than you could ever make in a lifetime. Your bookshelves are overflowing with clean-eating cookbooks. Your pantry …

Eggsposing Egg Carton Labels

Eggsposing Eggs<p>What Egg Carton Labels Really Mean for You and the Chicken<p>Egg cartons are cluttered with claims about organic, cage-free, …

Introducing Microgreens: Younger, And Maybe More Nutritious, Vegetables

We've come to accept the baby-fication of our vegetables – baby spinach, baby lettuce, and baby squash prized for their tenderness and cute size have staked out territory in the produce section of many a grocery store.<p>Now, growers (and a few inventive chefs) have decided we need vegetables that are …

Deliciously Ella's mango and banana ice cream recipe

The mango and banana ice cream has been a family favourite in my house for years – we serve it to everyone and no one ever realises that it’s healthy<p>SERVES<p>4<p>INGREDIENTS<p>4 overripe bananas<br>• 1 mango<p>METHOD<p>Peel the bananas and mangoes, chop them into pieces and place these in a freezer bag.<p>Freeze the fruit …

Window-to-Table: How to Grow Your Own Microgreens

Want to be a modern homesteader but have no garden in which to grow your greens? Or simply too frugal (or locally minded) to buy microgreens in …

Tracie Cheng’s Ethereal Abstract Paintings

Posted by<p>Art Main<p>View Photo Gallery<p>here<p>New Haven, Connecticut-based artist Tracie Cheng, who we discovered on Saatchi Art, comes from an architecture …

Furniture

Journey Inside This Black Hole For A Trippy Meditation Session

What lies beyond a black hole? Another time? Another universe? With VOID, an online, interactive art project by Hi-ReS! London, just press your space bar to find out.<p>VOID is, at its heart, meditative, abstract web art–a series of scenes filled with fluid animations, fractal wireframe structures, …

Meditation

Articles about jaw dropping modern cabin nestled steep hillside british columbia on Dwell.com - Dwell

Vancouver-based Hinterland Design assembles a small team of craftsmen to build and finish this modern Valdes Island hideaway in...<p>The Whitney Museum's new home in the Meatpacking district serves up a compelling dialogue between city and culture.<p>Following his professional hockey career, Cory and …

British Columbia

SeaScape Floating Villa Features Stylized Triangular Pontoon Base

Coastal living concept has been unveiled by BMT Asia Pacific that offers you unique experience, more than style and luxury. <b>SeaScape</b> is concept of …

Asia Pacific

Bold, Graphic Swimwear from Orlebar Brown and Marcello Morandini

With the amount of mileage many men get out of their swimsuits in the summer months, it only makes sense when adding to the rotation to pick one that's top quality and of lasting style. That's exactly what defines the new Orlebar Brown + Marcello Morandini capsule collection. The brand, founded by …

Apple Saves Publishing… For Itself

With a News App and Safari Content Blocker, Apple attempts to redefine advertising<p>A month ago, at the World Wide Developer’s Conference, Apple’s vice president of product management and marketing, Susan Prescott, walked the audience of developers, users, and fans through the features of a new app …

Digital Advertising

A Tube of Orange Paint Leaks Marigolds in a Public Park in France | Colossal

<p>While walking through a public park in Boulogne-sur-Mer, France photographer Steve Hughes stumbled onto this fun installation of marigolds spilling …

Street Art

What Exactly is Ticker Tape?

As the USWNT heads to the Canyon of Hero(in)es, what's the stuff that will be falling from the sky?<p>New York City is in a tizzy, as it's been …

Ticker

Articles about 5 modern homes california desert on Dwell.com - Dwell

Refresh your home for the summer season with these simple modern upgrades.<p>Dwell editor-in-chief Amanda Dameron talks us through Dwell's February 2016 issue.<p>Each week, we tap into Dwell's Instagram community to bring you the most viral design and architecture shots of the week.<p>The desert, a …

Architecture

Volvo Designs A Safer Way For Kids To Ride In The Front

By removing the passenger seat entirely, the XC90 concept allows parents to maintain eye contact with their children at all times.<p>Front passenger air bags have been responsible for at least 180 child deaths over the years, many of which occurred in situations which would have been avoided if the …

Clever Superhero Bookends "Save" Books from Falling

Everyone needs a hero in their life. For books, it's the <i>Book & Hero</i> and the <i>Supershelf</i>, a clever bookend and floating shelf that each makes it look like books are being “saved” by a superhero. These whimsical metal creations are the handiwork of Israel-based design studio Artori Design.<p>Each bookend …

The Benefits of Bad Dreams

True nightmares can feel frighteningly real and, according to researchers, that’s a good thing. A new theory suggests that bad dreams work as a type of emotional release, turning pent-up anxieties into a past memory and making you feel as if you’ve already lived through whatever’s been bothering …

Giant Mythical Creatures Sculpted Out of Found Scrap Wood and Recycled Materials

Danish artist Thomas Dambo utilizes scrap wood and leftover construction materials to fabricate sculptures that are fantastically gigantic. While one may imagine the sculptures to be quite intimidating, they actually produce the opposite effect. Many of Dambo's pieces playfully interact with their …

Optimus Svea: Prime Swedish Camp Stoves That Won't Quit

Still Badass After All These Years<p>In outdoor gear the meaning of "good design" depends heavily on the needs of the user. However, when a tool has …

Conspiracies

Articles about how accent interiors color on Dwell.com - Dwell

Each week, we tap into Dwell's Instagram community to bring you the most viral design and architecture shots of the week.<p>When interior designer Mara Silber first visited what was to become her office and studio, she saw through what most others...<p>Rachel Lacy founded drikolor to create a new color …