Photography Ideas

Janet Malcolm, literary magician – The Atlantic

There are two types of magicians: those who claim to be doing something truly supernatural, taking inspiration from the paranormal, and those who are honest with their audiences in deceiving them. Janet Malcolm, who died last week at age 86, was of the second type. Her journalism was filled with …

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Gardeners also love summer camps. Here are some ideas and activities to get you started.

MOST GARDENERS I know have an almost childish curiosity. What if, in the midst of this very adult reset in which we collectively navigate, we give ourselves permission to unwind, relax and rediscover the wonder. Welcome to summer camp – garden style. Taking a page of past experiences – and …

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New Haight and Ashbury themed boutique ‘Haight & Ashbury’ opens in Haight

There wasn’t much fanfare when Haight Ashbury T-shirts closed in December after 43 years of activity at the historically notable street intersection. After all, we had other things on our mind at the time. But there is a new store in that space, at the foot of the Doolan-Larson House …

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City of Oakland | Passport services affected, delays expected

Date posted: June 17, 2021 at 1:33 p.m.Last update: June 17, 2021 at 1:33 p.m. As summer approaches and COVID-19 restrictions are reduced, here are some helpful tips on applying for and obtaining a passport: Apply early! In-person appointments are currently booked for 3-4 weeks at most locations in the …

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Isaac Scott photographed the Philly summer protest. Now he has won a national magazine award

Questions and answers The 30-year-old art student won the award for his images, published in the New Yorker, of the George Floyd protests in Philadelphia. He tells us what it was like during the protests and why he thinks his photos have reached the top. Get a compelling long read …

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interview with the architectural photography studio

directed by miguel de guzmán and rocío romero, imagen subliminal is an architectural film and photography studio based in new york and madrid. de guzmán and romero studied architecture and use this knowledge to artfully document projects ranging from a reconfigurable pneumatic structure in paris at a residential building in …

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DIY garden photo backdrop ideas for taking the best party shots

We earn commission for products purchased through certain links in this article. Who doesn’t like a good photo background to strike a pose in front of? Photo walls are fast becoming the norm for all snaps – from Instagram selfies to weddings and birthdays, photo backdrop ideas are THE big …

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Master Gardener: Tips for Garden Photography Way of life

Whether you take pictures in the garden for fun, to share with friends, to exhibit at the fair, or just to enjoy next January when the predominant color is white; there are a few tricks that can make great photographs instead of snapshots. I’ll go out with myself again – …

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Saint-Joseph Public Library offering summer activities | Local News

The St. Joseph Public Library organizes several activities for all ages to encourage summer reading. “We have the reading program itself, which is followed by Beanstack,” said Jess Gould, youth services manager at the East Hills Library. “And then thanks to this app we have a ton of different activities, …

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Reviving Friends is like getting back together with your ex: a bad idea | Hadley freeman

I I know I need to move on, but I can’t help but think about reuniting the friends. Extreme 90s saying: what has been that anyway? I’ve never been a die-hard Friends fan – I liked it, sure, but let’s be honest, it wasn’t Frasier. But I can’t imagine that …

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