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Ten From Your Top Ten
Best PhotoBooks of 2014 lists, that is. But not every list is a true “top ten.&rd...
International Motion Art Awards: Scott Montgomery
Los Angeles-based photographer Scott Montgomery built a career around shooting people and lifes...
Tech News: News Shooter's 2014 Holiday Gift Guide
Are you still looking for filmmaking gift ideas? News Shooter has suggestions, most for under $15...
Annals of Advertising: A Mockumentary for Skittles
The best Skittles advertising has always been about anatomical oddities, says Adweek, citing spot...
Dept of Ideas: Time Lapse Shows Puppy Becoming a Dog
We read somewhere that the idea of a dog year being equal to six human years is not entirely accu...
Film Comment: What the Sony Hack Reveals About the Film Industry
The infamous hack of Sony Pictures continues, with no signs that the dissemination of internal em...
Resources, 1: The George Eastman House Guide to Photo Processes
Evidence points to the fact that photographers want to know more—much more—about the ...
Resources, 2: More Tips on Archiving Your Images
Earlier this year we mentioned that photographer Michael Grecco had launched a website, HowToArch...
Nature Watch: Photog Sets Record With 9 Whales in One Image
Australian underwater photographer Darren Jew has set a new Guinness world record by capturing ni...
Tech News: The Best Photo Gifts Under $500
If you haven’t finished your holiday gift buying, you’ll want to peruse Fstoppers&rsq...
Portfolio: Texas Ladies With the Handguns
Like other parts of the country, Texas is debating gun-control laws—except that in Texas th...
Inspiration: 50 Tips From Photo Trailblazers
PhotoShelter has brought out its final guide of the year, and this one’s all about inspirat...
Urban Sketchers NYC
Urban Sketchers is a global network of artists who enjoy drawing on location. According to the ...
Resources: A Film Activist's Guide to Changing the World
Social-Issue films can make a difference, that’s clear: The 2010 doc Gasland exposed the da...
Tech News: 8 Terabytes of Storage for $250, Via Seagate
Just in time for the 4K era, Seagate has announced a new 3.5-inch drive that can hold eight terab...
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Today's #Illustration Source #Image of the Day is by Katie Atkinson to herald peace on earth: http://t.co/drPsbNfEBt

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Illustration Source's Featured Artist is Janusz Kapusta: http://t.co/Xc17ygbvon http://t.co/MTYkONuHav

Dispatches From Latin America: Fernanda Cohen @fernandacohen Exhibition at Elsi del Rio in Buenos Aires http://t.co/ApjmZwnB6G

DART: Ask an Artist, @MikelJaso's recipe for his mother's spanish omelette. http://t.co/B1CZktTz3l http://t.co/q520ZtRPgt

Today's #Illustration Source #Image of the Day is by Rob Barber: http://t.co/P2lrVk5B8a

Today's #Illustration Source #Image of the Day is by Miriam Selmi Reed on public health: http://t.co/SoKlrne0js

Illustration Source's Featured Concept is "The Wait Begins" http://t.co/1dgG9b1Mum Thanks for checking out the work. http://t.co/0koxeDVheQ

Today's #Illustration Source #Image of the Day is by Neal Aspinall on invasion of privacy: http://t.co/M8MRLviLoT

DART: @AndredaLoba takes today's Q&A. http://t.co/SSpEUiOPxc http://t.co/xAgRgQwbr7

IMAGE OF THE DAY

Katie Atkinson

Sign of the Dove
FEATURED CONCEPT

Image on left by Dave Cutler. Image on right by Steve Dininno.

The Wait Begins

Time to get ready for the holidays.