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The Intouchables (2011

The Intouchables (2011
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The 16 Best Photo Essays Of 2013 One of the best things about writing for a website dedicated to art and design is you're never short of great pictures to look at. Even by that standard, though, 2013 was an embarrassment of riches when it came to fantastic photography, and Co.Design was particularly lucky to be able to play host to some of the best photo series and photographers of the year. As we head into 2014, we've chosen 16 of our favorite photo essays of the year. The photographers here explored the crumbling ruins of Tatooine, the inside of an Amazon fulfillment center, and the tunnels beneath New York City. They looked at the faces of twins, of juggalos, of plastic surgery patients, and of face-painters. Enjoy our picks for the 16 best photo galleries of 2013 in the slide show above.

Socialistes | Partit dels Socialistes de Catalunya Drive (2011) The Best Films of 2013: Our Critics Choose Their Favorites - Page 1 - Movies Sherilyn Connelly 1. Spring Breakers Nothing about Harmony Korine's film should work, and shame on him for using footage from My Little Pony: Friendship Is Magic without giving credit, but what looks at first like a Pedobear fantasia is actually the most relentlessly inventive film of the year — and the most divisive. What to believe in Stories We Tell? Related Stories More About 2. The dialog is clunky and the too-pretty astronauts' back-stories are extraneous, but that doesn't detract from Alfonso Cuarón's fluid filmmaking, which veers breathlessly from agoraphobia to claustrophobia and back, all in perfect harmony with Steven Price's beautiful score. 3. Josh Johnson's documentary is an elegy for the one-dominant VHS format, a celebration of those keeping it alive in defiance of the march of progress, and an occasionally chilling rumination on the non-physical future of media. 4. Roger Ebert once said, "It's not what a movie is about, but how it's about it." 5. 6. 7. 8. 9. Jonathan Kiefer

12 hombres sin piedad (1957 Bai She Chuan Shuo (2011) This Family Took The Same Photo Together For 22 Years And The Results Are Incredible (Photos) Being a graphic designer isn’t easy at all, but once you’ve mastered the art, the possibilities are literally endless. An awesome GIF was recently posted by Reddit user, Pqjp, showing the process of photo compositing. We often walk right past advertisements and flip right through magazines without thinking about all of the work that was put into […] If you’re looking for new ways to spend your money, you might want to put $100 toward the world’s most expensive grilled cheese sandwich. If you were to hop in a time machine and go back in time about seven years, you’d probably be watching ESPN coverage on Michael Vick being indicted for running a highly illegal dogfighting ring. When it comes to advertisements, it can be quite tedious to come up with ones that actually get your brand’s message across in the smoothest way possible. I’m not sure why anyone would want to do this, but it turns out that it makes for a pretty awesome art series.

Melancolía (2011 Carnage (2011) Fish Eating Grin | observations about some everyday living The Raid 2 (2014) How to Shoot Really Big Panoramas A Post By: Jason Weddington The image below is a stitched panorama comprised of 7 separate frames, stitched together in Photoshop CS6, using the Photomerge feature. The full sized finished image weighs in at 85 megapixels. In this article I will share some tips for creating your own stitched panoramas. Sunset Cliff, San Diego, CA - 1/160, f/5.0, ISO 125, 70mm (Canon 5DmkIII, EF24-70mm f/2.8L USM) Shooting your Photos The first step in creating a stitched panorama with Photomerge is to shoot suitable images. Overlap the images – according to Adobe, the images should overlap by at least 40%, but no more than 70%. Preparing your Files The next step in the process is to prepare your files for Photomerge. Lightroom users: If you process your RAW images in Lightroom, you don’t have to export to disk, because you can send your files straight to Photomerge from Lr. 1. Sending files straight to Photomerge from within Lightroom Merging your Panorama with Photomerge 1. 2. 3. Select all files 4. 5. 6.

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