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Weekly Food Consumption Around the World by Peter Menzel

You are what you eat. This famous phrase comes to us from Anthelme Brillat-Savarin, from an essay titled Concerning Spiritualism and Materialism. Now don't take it literally, but think about it symbolically. It simply means that the food one eats has a bearing on one's state of mind and health. Our food consumption has a huge effect on our prosperity, and…

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Outstanding Photography by Legendary David Hill

David Hill is a commercial photographer living in Los Angeles, California. He was born in 1979 and grew up in San Diego. His love for photography evolved over the years leading to a full-time obsession. Working with numerous prominent celebrities, David Hill is one of the biggest names in the photography business. He is the person to call…

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70 Jaw-Dropping HDR Photographs

Thanks to mobile apps like Instagram, HDR photography has become extremely popular. HDR, a.k.a. High-dynamic-range, photography captures a greater dynamic range between the lightest and darkest areas of an image. This process creates an unrealistic effect that amazes you every time. The two main sources of HDR images are computer renderings and merging of multiple low-dynamic-range or standard-dynamic-range images. Photoshop allows you…

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40 Lovely Examples of Macro Photography

Even though the human eye has about 576 megapixels, we're still not capable of zooming in and examining tiny objects. Thanks to macro photography, a.k.a. macrography, we're able to enjoy beautiful close-up photographs of very small subjects. To technically define a photograph as macro, the size of the subject needs to be greater than life size. In order to take macro photographs, you'll…

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How to Restore and Preserve Antique Photos

Improper care, catastrophes, and damages from the environment can cause fading, tears, and scratches to your precious photographs. Even photographs that are stored may lose their quality over time. Thanks to modern day technology, damaged antique photographs can be easily restored. Here are some tips on how you can restore and properly preserve your antique…

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Studio Lighting Techniques you Really Need to Know

With any type of photography, the lighting techniques you use will greatly affect the way your work looks, as will the choice of props you decide to use. Below are some lighting principles I abide by when carrying out photography in my studio and will also refer to a selection of props I can’t go…

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30 Elevating Photos of Mountains

This Earth is filled with stunning landscapes. There's nothing as breathtaking as gazing your eyes upon a beautiful mountain. Mother Nature's tectonic forces create these stunning land-forms and you have the privilege to enjoy them. I'm very grateful for talented photographers who provide you with an emotional experience. While looking through these images I want you to imagine that you're…

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Soothe Your Soul: 45 Exotic Beach Photographs

Having your feet buried in the sand while feeling a gentle breeze accompanied by the soothing sound of waves is an exotic experience. Many people take the beach for granted, while others appreciate the natural beauty and feel like they're experiencing paradise. I believe the beach is a great destination for releasing stress and letting go…

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