Creativity

Explore Your Creativity With These 12 Composition Tips

I've been using cameras most of my life, but when I learned to use a darkroom in the 7th grade I became a photographer!. I love to tell stories with …

Photography

Literacy Lenses

by Mary Howard<p>On 4/20/17 #G2Great was honored to open our welcome door to guest hosts Dorothy Barnhouse and Vicki Vinton as we explored their …

Education

What makes a nation? 4 creative thinkers talk art, nationhood with Matt Galloway

AGO Creative Minds brings Christi Belcourt, Sir David Adjaye, Junot Diaz, and Paul Gross to Massey Hall<p>Creative thinkers from four different fields …

Canada

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An appreciation and artistic ability in music, dance, theatre, production, design, creativity and basic entertainment education are key ingredients …

Design

What Makes a Genius?

Some minds are so exceptional they change the world. We don’t know exactly why these people soar above the rest of us, but science offers us clues.<p>This story appears in the May 2017 issue of <i>National Geographic</i> magazine.<p><b>The Mütter Museum in Philadelphia</b> houses an array of singular medical specimens. …

Neurology

Twelve apps for your Mac that will help you unleash your creative side!

The Supersized Creative Mac Bundle will give you access to 12 powerful apps geared towards creative types just like you! Whether you do design, …

Apps

Chaos, Inspiration, and the Creation of Creativity

For all of Joseph Haydn’s mastery of musical form—he is known as the “father” of the symphony and the string quartet, and credited with establishing …

Why you probably don’t want innovation

Everyone seems to want innovation these days, it’s why I’ve got it in my title.<p>Nobody really know’s what it is, but everybody and I mean everybody, …

Innovation

My Word with Douglas E. Welch » Big Magic: Creative Living Beyond Fear by Elizabeth Gilbert [Book]

I first saw mention of Big Magic: Creative Living Beyond Fear in some magazine I was reading. There were several writing and creativity books …

Preparing Yourself for a Day of Design Work

It’s no secret that we do our best work when we’re prepared and comfortable. Yet, we designers often do things that aren’t conducive to bringing out …

Productivity

How Iowa is crafting creative solutons for water system woes: BTN LiveBIG

<b>The Problem</b><p>Most of us don’t give water a second thought. We turn on our tap and out it flows. We flush our toilet and our waste is carried away. We …

Water

Selah Marley Models for Chanel and Yeezy In Between College Classes

“I’m definitely young, but sometimes I feel like I’m running out of time,” says 18-year-old Selah Marley with a sigh—but no trace of irony. In between classes like Mindfulness and Mysticism, and Bedtime Writing: The Literature of Sleep, at New York University, the college freshman has been blazing …

Fashion

How Ferran Adrià Took elBulli From Great Restaurant to Culinary Innovation Lab

When Ferran Adrià decided to close elBulli, a restaurant many consider the most influential of our time, in order to reopen it as a kind of culinary …

Restaurants

Creative Spotlight: Lougè Delcy, Photographer and Creative Director

<b>Name:</b> Lougè Delcy<p><b>From:</b> Brooklyn<p><b>Occupation:</b> Creative Director & Photographer<p><b>Bio:</b> I was born and raised in Brooklyn, with a strong Haitian heritage, …

Photography

Portrait photographer interview: the talented Ben Pauls

Discussing the beauty of portraits with photographer Ben Pauls<p>Rating: 0 based on 0 Ratings<p>April 21, 2017 By Taya Ivanova<p>Discussing the beauty of …

Photography

Guild Wars 2’s art style passes from father to son

Recently I had the chance to talk to ArenaNet (and thus Guild Wars 2) art director Horia Dociu about his work at the studio. One of the interesting …

PC Gaming

My Creativity Binge Continues

Going and Going<p>Short and sweet today. Since my creativity binge continues, so will the posts.<p>I have a thing for vintage books. OK, used books, but …

Vintage

Create Projects + Collaborate

The word <i>depth</i> comes up more than once in photography. There's depth of field—the zone of sharpness within the photo. There's depth as in …

Photography

Views From The Studio: Meet Producer & Songwriter Nana Kwabena

The Ghanaian producer who’s worked with the likes of Janelle Monae and Jidenna, opens up about making the perfect groove.

Music

Steve Jobs Always had the Best Ideas in the Room (Here's How You Can Too)

Most people think they have to be a genius to come up with a million-dollar idea. They're wrong. Here's what you need instead.<p>"If only I could come up with a million-dollar idea, I could retire early."<p>It's a phrase I often hear after someone listens to a How I Built This podcast, or after the …

Business Strategy

How to Use Both Sides of Your Brain to Think Creatively

Have you ever been asked to think outside the box? Creativity is a skill that can help you tackle tricky situations, like starting a side hustle, making your house a home, or conquering a new project at work. Not only does being creative exercise your right brain, but it forces you to trust your …

Success

10 Amazing Life Lessons You Can Learn From Albert Einstein

Everyone is familiar with the work of Albert Einstein, and he has long been regarded as one of the greatest scientists in recorded history.<p>While his …

Albert Einstein

Writing and the Creative Life: Why Your Brain Loves Good Storytelling (Part 2)

Freytag’s pyramid, Cortisol, Dopamine, and you!In Part 1, we considered a Harvard Business Review article about the influence of stories on the …

Storytelling

5 creative uses for fonts you may not have thought of

Until recently, a font was something you could only use in two dimensions. But accessible and affordable 3D printing has opened up a whole new world …

Graphic Design

Do This Surprising Thing and Science Says Women Will Be All Over You

Having trouble snagging a girl because, well, let’s face it, you aren’t that attractive? Then you may want to try this out.Not every guy looks like …

Psychology

Neuralink and the Brain's Magical Future

Last month, I got a phone call.<p>Okay maybe that’s not exactly how it happened, and maybe those weren’t his exact words. But after learning about the …

Neurology

this photographic study of beauty makes a stand for ocean preservation

At a time of widespread socio-political instability, now is the time to speak out and create work that sparks positive change. "It is our responsibility as humans to use whatever talents we have to create awareness, action, and change," James Pecis explains over email. "Challenging times encourage …

Beauty

How Maxus is training its media planners in creativity

As media buying becomes more commoditized and less differentiated, communications planning — a discipline that uses data insights to help a client …

Advertising

Stop Consuming and Start Creating

I think my daughter created this…after consuming sugarMy son was frustrated with lack of originality in his drawings. He said he used to find it …

How to Use Blog Ghostwriting for Great Content with Busy Executives

One of my favorite campy science fiction movies is the 1997 underrated classic <i>Starship Troopers</i>. Embrace the intentionally hammy acting, the …

Content Marketing