Laura Fothergill

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The mysterious world of pygmy seahorses

<b>PYGMY SEAHORSES ARE AMONG</b> the world’s smallest fishes. Around 2cm in length, these tiny animals are relatively new to science: six of the seven …

Australia's Gold Rush in pictures

<b>THE EARLY 1870S WAS</b> a surreal period of Australia’s history. The Gold Rush had seized the nation. Make-shift towns were springing up throughout New …

Spring Cleaning Alert: We Know Where Old Clothes Go to Die—and the Numbers Will Shock You

Photo: Getty Images<p>Wardrobe makeovers, size fluctuation, shopping sprees—whatever the reason, many of us have too many clothes on our hands (cue the old "and yet still <i>nothing</i> to wear!" line). If you're tempted to toss pieces that are too worn to consign, donate to Goodwill, or hawk on eBay…NO! …

Sustainability

Elizabeth Fraser, Private Chef, Uses Coconut Oil For Everything

When we first stumbled across the beautiful redhead in Union Square, her shopping bags were full of farmers market goods like asparagus, green onion and lemon thyme. Although her yummy groceries had us drooling, it was her glowing alabaster skin that made us stop in our tracks.<p>"I think you are what …

How to Blend Exposures to Enhance Your Composition

Exposure blending is a popular technique often used to create high dynamic range photography. This article is about using the same technique but for …

Flash back: users' most precious photographs – in pictures

http://www.theguardian.com/artanddesign/gallery/2013/jun/06/users-most-precious-photographs-pictures<p>720<p>For a GuardianWitness assignment last month, …

Photography Success: What Does it Take to Make it as a Photographer?

The Internet is saturated with how-to photography tutorials. So often, emphasis is placed on technical details. Rarely do we hear more about the …

City Photography Techniques for Various Times of Day

Photographer Mike Palmer was born and raised in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. For years he’s been photographing the street of his hometown, and he’s …

20 Beautiful Engagement Photos

Engagement photos are taken to remember the memory of the engagement and to announce to others that the couple will soon be getting married. In these …