Pencil sketches that seem to stand up off the page [12 pictures] Most of these drawings by Ramon Bruin seem relatively simple, but at the same time, because of their shadows and some intriguingly placed real-life props in the photographs, the sketched images appear to be almost magically leaving the bounds of the paper they’re drawn on… (via My Modern Met) Unicode strikethrough text tool for Twitter, Facebook, internationalized domain names, etc. Create s̶t̶r̶i̶k̶e̶t̶h̶r̶o̶u̶g̶h̶ text on Twitter, Facebook, internationalized domain names, etc. This little tool generates s̶t̶r̶i̶k̶e̶t̶h̶r̶o̶u̶g̶h̶ text using unicode characters. While the text it generates may look similar to text generated using the <strike> HTML tag or text-decoration:line-through CSS attribute, it isn't*.
Bethany Hamilton - Surfs Like A Girl by Aaron Lieber Risks and challenges High performance sports films undoubtedly carry several risks and challenges. 1. Plog - The Denver Post's Plog is a collection of photo blogs that tell the stories of the present and the past in photographs. Captured Photo Blog has moved Posted Jun 02, 2015 Click here to see the latest posts from The Denver Post Captured Photo Blog. (more…) Jun 02, 2015 | Categories: Uncategorized | Add a Comment 10 Words Backpacking In Thailand Changed for Me Things change when you travel. There’s no doubt about that. But when you leave, you figure you have all the basics figured out – until you enter a country that’s so foreign to you that you have no choice but to sit up, pay attention, listen and learn. I spent nine months overseas, mostly in Australia, but my two weeks in Thailand are what stayed with me the most. 1.
30 Must-Read Books If there were one list of absolute must-read books, what would you put on it? We asked 31 noted authors that question; here are their picks. The Great Gatsby, by F. Scott Fitzgerald Welcome to the Emotion Arcade Confession: I am not a gamer. The sum total of my gaming experience is an intense, elementary school obsession with Oregon Trail. You won’t find Candy Crush on my phone, and my thumbs fumble around the simplest game controllers. But I would love for this to change.
Great Wall Marathon The Great Wall Marathon starts from the Yin & Yang square in the old Huangyaguan fortress. Immediately reaching the Jinwei Highway the route leads south for 1km, before turning left on to the Changcheng Highway. You are now on the road leading to the Great Wall entrance and have a 4km uphill climb. 9 Rules for brilliant picture No one knows the recipe for masterpiece, but there are rules that will bring you closer to create amazing masterpiece. It’s all about rules told Steve McCurry – recognized genius and author of National Geographic picture “Afghan Girl” . On the example of his work, he showed that, while respecting the basic principles of composition, anyone can get a beautiful picture. 1.Rule of Thirds Travel Cheap And Travel Young: 10 Countries You Can Visit On A College Budget With the travel season upon us, it’s time to begin exploring again and creating memories that last. Like everyone else, I’m pretty much broke and can’t afford to go on a luxury trip across Europe, but just because the university takes all my cash doesn’t mean I can’t still travel. Here is a list of 10 countries that rank on the low-end for cost right now:
50 Actors And The Real Life Characters They Portrayed In Biopic Movies (50 Pictures) The following pictures show 50 actors and the characters they played in the corresponding biopics (films that dramatize the life of an actual person). Some actors are so scarily close to the original character that it is hard to discern between the two. This list covers a range of biopics from artists to politicians and musicians to sporting personalities. Abraham Lincoln Daniel – Day-Lewis (Lincoln) Aileen Wuornos – Charlize Theron (Monster) Alfred Hitchcock – Anthony Hopkins (Hitchcock)
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The incredible Story Of Vivian Maier Imagine this : perhaps the most important street photographer of the twentieth century was a nanny who kept everything to herself. Nobody had ever seen her work and she was a complete unknown until the time of her death. For decades Vivian’s work hid in the shadows until decades later (in 2007), historical hobbyist John Maloof bought a box full of never developed negatives at a local auction for $380. John began to develop the negatives and it didn’t take long before he realised that these were no ordinary street snapshots from the 50′s and 60′s — these pictures were a lot more then that.