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This week, the Adweek staff showcases must have gear ranging from a high-tech pill dispenser that organizes and tracks medications for the entire family and an analog instant camera that marries old-school photography with high-tech features, to a modern,...
From: AdWeek | By: Emma Bazilian | Tuesday, May 24, 2016
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When you desire meaning, when you want things to line up, when looking for something specific, you tend to notice patterns everywhere, which leads you to ask the question, “What are the odds?” Usually, the odds are actually pretty good. For instance:...
From: Boing Boing | By: David McRaney | Tuesday, May 24, 2016
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This is absolutely beautiful. The post This New Trend of Photographing Newborns in “Bump Bowls” Is Seriously Adorable appeared first on Babble....
From: Babble | By: Christine Organ | Monday, May 23, 2016
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For over a decade, French artist JR has been showcasing his awe-inspiring photographic collages and creations in public spaces all around the world. From favelas in Rio and slums in Kenya, to the chic streets of New York or downtown Shanghai, his work...
From: Selectism | By: Daniel Pearson | Tuesday, May 24, 2016
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I'm a 31 year old woman and I want to expand my options beyond just online dating for meeting men and finding someone.It's kind of scary when online dating is the only option, and I find it tough determining who I might like when looking through lots...
From: Ask Metafilter | By: amya | Monday, May 23, 2016
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Apocalyptic photos of once-glorious technology now sitting empty and abandoned. The post The Snowy Graveyards Where Soviet Subs and Planes Go to Die appeared first on WIRED....
From: Wired | By: Laura Mallonee | Tuesday, May 24, 2016
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Wanna see how amazing wedding photography can be when you combine portrait and documentary photography? Photography Liza, from San Fransisco-based Juniper Spring Photography, has an incredible style of romantic, light-filled portraits combined with photojournalism...
From: Offbeat Bride | By: Megan Finley | Tuesday, May 24, 2016
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For Ai Weiwei, Instagram has been a friend and an enemy. The pros are that the platform has multiplied his international fame tenfold, turning him into one of the app's biggest stars and also a defacto real time newswire, documenting the Syrian refugee...
From: Wallpaper Magazine | Monday, May 23, 2016
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Thousands of North Korean refugees live in South Korea
From: Time | By: Chelsea Matiash | Tuesday, May 24, 2016
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Christopher Nolan is headed to Dunkirk. Warner Bros. announced Monday that principal photography has begun in Dunkirk, France, on Nolan’s upcoming World War II action thriller. Nolan wrote the script and is directing Dunkirk, which tells the...
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: Devan Coggan | Monday, May 23, 2016
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Brian Cox is stepping into the shoes of Britain’s most famous wartime prime minister. Principal photography has officially begun on Jonathan Teplitzsky’s upcoming drama Churchill, and Salon Pictures released the first image of Cox as the complicated...
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: Devan Coggan | Monday, May 23, 2016
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Christopher Nolan has officially begun production on his World War II drama Dunkirk, on location in the title historical town in France. Warner Bros. just announced the commencement of principal photography on the film that features an impressive cast...
From: SlashFilm | By: Ethan Anderton | Monday, May 23, 2016
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 Picture a professional sports photographer. What do you see? Someone in a beige vest hidden behind a giant, telescopic camera stationed in the back of an end zone? How about someone standing in a throng of spectators with only an iPhone 6s Plus...
From: TechCrunch | By: Fitz Tepper | Monday, May 23, 2016
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Laura Morton photographs the gutsy, young upstarts of San Francisco. There's plenty of VR, hackatons and even "cuddle puddles." The post Hack, Hack, Hustle, Nap, Repeat: Life as a Young Techie in San Francisco appeared first on WIRED....
From: Wired | By: Laura Mallonee | Monday, May 23, 2016
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"It's a fleeting moment or a certain pose, an elegant turn of the head or the silk folds of a dress."
From: Time | By: Rachel Lowry | Wednesday, May 25, 2016
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The English football season may have ended but the Euros kick off in a couple of weeks so there’s little chance of a break for the ever-growing selection of small football magazines. These range from new launch Season, offering a female perspective...
From: Mag Culture | By: Jeremy Leslie | Wednesday, May 25, 2016
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Gustav Metzger used a photo of Jewish men scrubbing Viennese streets under the gaze of sneering Nazis to remind the world about antisemitism. The narrow defeat of Norbert Hofer proves his message is as relevant as ever Related: The far right’s narrow...
From: The Guardian | By: Jonathan Jones | Wednesday, May 25, 2016
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The so-called spidercam has changed the way we watch sports, allowing camera operators to shoot footage while moving vertically and horizontally above where the action happens. And now they’re being disguised as... airplanes?Read more......
From: Gizmodo | By: Jamie Condliffe | Wednesday, May 25, 2016
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On the occasion of Bob Dylan's 75th birthday and a new gallery exhibit, the Dylan doc filmmaker talks to TIME...
From: Time | By: Kenneth Bachor | Monday, May 23, 2016
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While it’s not set in stone that Megan Fox and Brian Austin Green are reuniting for good, Fox’s co-stars from Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles hope it’s the real deal this time! Megan Fox is pregnant with the couple’s third baby. They already have...
From: The Inquisitr | By: Heather Tooley | Monday, May 23, 2016
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Crypticon, Lindy West, Rain Fest, And More Picks For May 23-29 by Stranger Things To Do Staff This week, our arts critics have recommended the best events in every genre—from literary talks (including New Yorker staff writer William Finnegan and...
From: The Stranger | By: Stranger Things To Do Staff | Monday, May 23, 2016
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I knew from the beginning of our wedding planning that flowers were an area I didn't want to spend a lot on. Don't get me wrong, flowers are really pretty, but I just haven't ever been big on them.  read more The post Ballin’ on a Budget: Centerpieces...
From: Wedding Bee | By: Miss Eel | Monday, May 23, 2016
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Perhaps one of the most disgusting court cases involving a parent charged with murdering their child just got a bit more revolting when allegations surfaced that Casey Anthony paid her married attorney, Jose Baez with sex. Anthony, whose daughter Caylee...
From: The Inquisitr | By: Amy Feinstein | Wednesday, May 25, 2016
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So you got engaged! Now it's time to announce it to the world with some gorgeous photos. We rounded up the most stunning and unique pictures from professional photographers that will totally inspire you. Each image is special in its own way - see if...
From: TresSugar | By: Macy Williams | Wednesday, May 25, 2016
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In light of Satisfy’s recent exploration into the activewear fashion world, Berlin’s Voo Store has teamed up with the Parisian label to curate a reflective editorial for SS16. Shot at the Bauhaus Archive in Berlin, the collaborative lookbook features...
From: Selectism | By: Daniel Pearson | Wednesday, May 25, 2016
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The elderly in Tokyo are a hardy bunch, with a good number still working, let alone simply getting out and about. But in rural Japan, that toughness is taken to a whole new level, with backbreaking, physical work still done despite advancing years. Amazingly...
From: Tokyo Times | By: Lee | Tuesday, May 24, 2016
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A sweet photo of a little girl and Gus, a 5-month-old baby western lowland gorilla, is both warming and breaking hearts on Facebook. The photo, which was shared Monday night, shows Gus and 2-year-old Braylee pressing their palms together through glass...
From: Mashable | By: Chloe Bryan | Tuesday, May 24, 2016
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LONDON — Jonathan Teplitzky’s “Churchill,” starring Brian Cox, has started principal photography, and the first image has been released. Miranda Richardson, “Mad Men” star John Slattery and James Purefoy recently joined the cast. Richardson...
From: Variety | By: Leo Barraclough | Tuesday, May 24, 2016
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Is there a common agreement on the vertical coordinate direction in photography? So if I am discussing a photo with someone on the phone and want to refer to a face in the upper left quadrant, would it be (0.25, 0.25), i.e. (0, 0) in the upper left corner;...
From: Photography Stack Exchange | By: texnic | Tuesday, May 24, 2016
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In a culture where the line between street and luxury is constantly blurred, SR1990 has found its home. Creating bespoke accessories with classic silhouettes and exotic materials, the four-year-old NYC-based brand has already graced our digital pages...
From: Hypebeast | By: Hypebeast | Tuesday, May 24, 2016
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Exposing your photos correctly at night can be a bit challenging, and will certainly require some trial and error. In this article, you will learn helpful information to minimize the learning curve. Follow the tips outlined below and you will be taking...
From: Digital Photography School | By: Marshall Reyher | Tuesday, May 24, 2016
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Adding a social media flair to your wedding is something that helps kick your big day into modern times and allows you to chat with guests and non-wedding guests throughout your entire wedding adventure. Whether it's to send out info about the wedding...
From: GeekSugar | By: Jen Glantz | Tuesday, May 24, 2016
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We’re not saying they don’t add a little oomph to photos, but they’re not going to wow the same way a photo does when the photographer has a great grasp on composition, lighting, depth of field, and focus. Become a better photographer and await...
From: Geekosystem | By: The Mary Sue Staff | Tuesday, May 24, 2016
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Cameras that shoot every angle in a single shot have arrived. Geoffrey A. Fowler explains how VR-ready cameras like Samsung’s Gear 360 and LG’s 360 Cam, along with Facebook, can change photography.
From: Wall Street Journal | Tuesday, May 24, 2016
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Filming has officially begun on Christopher Nolan‘s “Dunkirk,” and we have the first photos to prove it. Photographer Pierre Volot took multiple pictures from set, using the hashtags #dunkirk and #dunkerque. In the photos, posted to his Twitter...
From: The Wrap | By: Beatrice Verhoeven | Tuesday, May 24, 2016
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Elise & Julian were wed at St. Ignatius Church in Melbourne, Australia, and celebrated at the beautifully modern Carousel. read more The post Real Weddings: Elise & Julian appeared first on Weddingbee....
From: Wedding Bee | By: Real Weddings | Tuesday, May 24, 2016
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Every day, we bring you the most beautiful travel photo posted to Instagram. Today's picture comes from Konsta Punkka. A curious wallaby stares into the camera in Lamington National Park on Australia's East Coast. ~ Well hello from Gold Coast Australia....
From: SavvySugar | By: Ashley Paige | Tuesday, May 24, 2016
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In 2014, Vogue published an article titled “Why the World’s Most Talked-About New Art Dealer Is Instagram”. It wasn’t mere hype: Vogue’s claim was backed by data from a 2015 Artsy survey which revealed that, of collectors who are active on...
From: High Snobiety | By: Contributor | Tuesday, May 24, 2016
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There are several ways to launch eCommerce sites in order to sell your products online, and building WordPress shops with WordPress eCommerce themes (like WooCommerce themes) is one of the simplest and the most cost-efficient of them. The main benefit...
From: Web Design Ledger | By: Helen | Tuesday, May 24, 2016
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There is no shortage of digital cameras these days. But for any beginner in photography, it can be a daunting prospect trying to settle on the right one for them. Understanding how the different types of cameras differ could give you a good indication...
From: Digital Photography School | By: Kav Dadfar | Tuesday, May 24, 2016
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A great teacher can make all the difference. When it came to writing, for me that teacher was Linda Harter, who taught English, composition, and drama at my high school in Wallace, ID. I reached out to thank her, reminisce, and learn more about her teaching...
From: School Library Journal | By: Rebecca T. Miller | Tuesday, May 24, 2016
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The European Day of Parks is celebrated May 24 with over 300 events in 23 countries
From: Time | By: TIME Photo | Tuesday, May 24, 2016
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I have been trying to get back to work for several years now. I'm an architect (or was) with children and where I am they don't cater for long hour day care facilities. So here we are me over sharing and still seven years later still without a job. I...
From: Photography Stack Exchange | By: gigi | Tuesday, May 24, 2016
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"Good Comics 4 Kids" blogger Brigid Alverson highlights upcoming graphic novels and manga titles that will keep teens reading during the summer months.
From: School Library Journal | By: Brigid Alverson | Tuesday, May 24, 2016
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15 fascinating photos show how the top 1% lives
From: Business Insider | By: Sarah Jacobs | Tuesday, May 24, 2016
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Typically when I think of coastal, it’s all  driftwood and starfish. Not my cup of tea. But this home to designer and blogger Meredith Rodday of View from My Heels is my favorite kind of tea. Calm and cozy that exudes coastal charm without any...
From: Green Daily | By: Erin Lepperd | Tuesday, May 24, 2016
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Esthetic label has partnered with Van Styles and Evidence to release its latest preset bundles. Including 16 total presets, the latest releasee includes four presets created by Visual Apparel founder Van Styles, four created by world renown photographer...
From: Selectism | By: Brian Farmer | Tuesday, May 24, 2016
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This tropical meets Bollywood wedding had two hot guys in love, Swarovski-bedazzled traditional groomswear, two puppy ring bearers, all on a huge and fabulous yacht. This destination wedding to South Florida had some of the sweetest moments we've seen...
From: Offbeat Bride | By: Offbeat Editors | Tuesday, May 24, 2016
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Photography has a way with time. Two works of art, both photographic series currently on view, speak to each other in a poignant dialogue without words. In the Lincoln Gallery, on SAAM's third floor, Nicholas Nixon's The Brown Sisters can be seen on...
From: Smithsonian | By: Howard | Tuesday, May 24, 2016
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A private investigator who worked on the Casey Anthony murder case has dropped some major new bombshells, including allegations of sex for payment, in a deposition obtained exclusively by RadarOnline.com.… READ ON...
From: Radar Online | By: Radar Staff | Tuesday, May 24, 2016
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