Posts by Jessica Stewart

September 19, 2017

Stunning Early Entries of the 2017 National Geographic Nature Photographer of the Year Contest

Enjoy taking photographs that tell the stories of animals, lands, and environments? You may consider entering the National Geographic Nature Photographer of the Year Contest, which is accepting entries until November 17, 2017. The magazine has just released some of its spectacular early entries, and as usual, the competition will be fierce. Photographers are encouraged to submit their best work across four categories—wildlife, landscapes, aerials, and underwater.

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September 16, 2017

26 Useful Websites That Will Completely Change Your Life for the Better

In this day and age, there's something for everyone—and that includes online. Left with scraps in the fridge and don't know what to make for dinner? There's a website for that. Need a push to relax during a chaotic day? There's one for that, too. In fact, there's no shortage of clever sites that actually help you in ways you didn't even think you needed.

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September 13, 2017

1,000 Lines of Colorful Paint Pool into Mesmerizing Puddles at the Venice Biennale

A post shared by Swatch & Art (@swatchandart) on May 15, 2017 at 12:39am PDT There's something oddly satisfying about watching paint slowly drip down a canvas. It's unexplainable, yet mesmerizing, to view the viscous pigment crawl its way to the flood, puddling in a colorful mess. English artist Ian Davenport plays with these concepts in his series Poured Lines and Puddle Painting.

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September 13, 2017

Remarkable Finalists of the 2017 Wildlife Photographer of the Year Contest

As we move closer to the awards ceremony for the 2017 Wildlife Photographer of the Year contest, the Natural History Museum, London has released select images of finalists. Coming from entries across 16 categories in the adult competition and 3 categories in the young competition, it's an exciting preview of what we can expect when the winning images are announced.

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