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WD-40 and microwaved tampons: secrets of food photography revealed

Behind most professional food photos is a stylist who tricks the viewer. These deceits range from a touch of lipstick to redden a strawberry, to “milkshakes” made from mashed potatoes. It’s not that food stylists are liars and cheats. They’re simply in the business of improvisation.<p>Throughout the …

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Stunning Concept Arts by Dawnpu

It has to be awesome to not only imagine new worlds filled with cool stories, but also bringing them to life by actually painting them. Concept …

Daily Inspiration #1847

This post is part of our daily series of posts showing the most inspiring images selected by some of the Abduzeedo's writers and users. If you want …

How to Create Your Own Food Blog Using Squarespace

<i>This post is sponsored by Squarespace. A better web starts with your website.</i><p>Here at the My Modern Met, we've always been impressed by food photographers. Many of them are creative artists, while others take a much more serious approach to their craft. The one thing that they seem to all have in …

Insane Illustrations by Tarasov Konstantin

These are some truly remarkable illustrations by Russian artist Tarasov Konstantin! It goes from super-cute, colorful chicks to dark, blade-runner …

Spain’s "Exploding" House Inspired by the Big Bang

<i>Casa Faustino</i> is a unique home designed by Portuguese architect Didier Faustino that is meant to reference the energetic image of an explosion, specifically the Big Bang. Located in Spain, the unique residence offers multiple viewpoints. Large windows face out in all directions, allowing anyone …

Architecture

Thrilling Illustrations by Jared Muralt

Yet another week has ended and we keep finding fantastic artists from all around the globe! This time we're featuring Swiss illustrator Jared Muralt. …

Artist Transforms Books into Exciting Sculptural Stories

Ships, monsters, and mermaids pop out of books handcrafted by Delta, Pennsylvania-based artist Jodi Harvey-Brown (aka wetcanvas). Taking inspiration from the materials themselves, each three-dimensional scene the sculptor constructs reflects popular works of fiction. Whether it's a calm depiction …

Books

Classic Half-Erased Charcoal Drawings of Celebrities

<b>Charlize Theron</b><p>British artist Ileana Hunter draws unique portraits of celebrities that are minimal, but still easily recognizable. Most of the women Hunter features in her charcoal drawings are iconic, and she often deletes part of the image to make an impressive alteration to a familiar subject. …

Brothers Grimm’s Fairy Tales Illustrated In Ghostly Photographs by Killian Shoenberger

“I am colourblind and I can‘t distinguish green and red“. This is how Kilian Schoenberger, one of the finest contemporary landscape photographers, …

Great Illustrations by Alexey Rudikov

It's always cool to visit other worlds through the work of artists like Alexey Rudikov. There are definitely many storylines behind these great …

Oil Paintings of San Francisco Lit Up at Night

It's easy to get lost in the chaos of a busy city. In this series called <i>Concrete</i>, artist Xiau-Fong Wee takes us on a journey into the rush of urban life. Each scene is a snapshot right out of San Francisco area nightlife, transformed into a detailed oil painting. Lights from buildings, cars, and …

San Francisco

DIY Candy Land: 20 Homemade Candy Recipes

‘Round these parts, we’re pretty keen on candy. Cotton candy, Halloween candy, candy canes, candy corn. All the candy. Here we’ve rounded up 20 of the best DIY candy hacks for you make at home. Welcome to Candy Land.<p>1. Pomegranate Gumpdrops: The gumdrop has an old world way about it, and this …

25 Days of Cookies for Your Holiday Baking: Day 13, Orange-Almond Lace Cookies

We're celebrating the holidays with 25 Days of Cookies! Today, Day 13: Orange-Almond Lace Cookies<p><i>Every day in December through Christmas, we’re sharing a cookie recipe. Forget the 12 Days of Christmas—these are the 25 Days of Cookies.</i><p>Doilies are beautiful and everything, but if you ask us, there's …

Oil Paintings by Alex Russell Flint

Soulful Oil Paintings.<p>Selected oil paintings by British artist Alex Russell Flint (ARF). The artist creates realistic paintings, mostly portraits of …

Unique Toy Design by Coolrain Lee

I really enjoy a well designed toy. Some action figures are so cool that anyone would proudly display them in the shelf, like these bad boys below... …

Amazing H.P. Lovecraft Inspired Artworks

It's undeniable that H.P. Lovecraft is one of the godfathers of horror and sci-fi genre. His tales, poems and novels just created a whole dark …

Illustrated Album Art by Jordan Gray for Folk-Pop Band Hidden Pictures

CD Cover Illustration.<p>Album art designed and illustrated by Jordan Gray for folk-pop band Hidden Pictures’ album called: “Synchronized Sleeping”. …

‘The Curious Explorer’s Guide to Exotic Animals’ by Marc Martin - The Fox Is Black

When it comes to modern animal illustration it’s hard not to riff off the work of Charlie Harper. His stylizing of flora and fauna defined a style …

Witty Artworks by Eric Fan

It's always awesome when I run into witty artworks, with clever jokes that make any geek laugh, like these artworks below, by Canadian artist Eric …

Jokes