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  • Very Crafty

    by Ellenboughn | 18th of March, 2008

    The mention of a craft project no longer has to bring to mind clunky macrame window hangings or the dreaded and ugly scarf so lovingly knit by grandma. A change has come to the world of craft and with it, photo opportunities. As Rob Walker wrote in the NY Times last December,... More
  • 600 Uploads In 2 Months

    by Steveacer | 12th of November, 2014

    I have had 600 uploads accepted in just over 2 months, I have also shot all of the photos that I have uploaded in the last 2 months and have not used any that I already had taken. I have found it hard work but very rewarding, when someone takes the time to say a nice comment... More
  • Look to the skies - Airshow Photography

    by Newsfocus1 | 5th of November, 2014

    Now that the Autumn has arrived here in the UK it marks the end of the airshow season. Don't get me wrong, I am not a plane spotter but I do enjoy visiting and photographing airshows. Probaly my childhood spent growing up under the flight path of London Gatwick Airport sparked... More
  • Making artisanal candles

    by Digitalg | 12th of October, 2014

      I've been about making candles before and this is my "third chapter" on learning the art of making artisanal candles. I will not repeat the issues pointed out in the first article, so, if you have not read it yet, I suggest you do it now: Homemade candles (english at... More
  • Realistic 3d rendering with new rendering software

    by Zenox2d | 21st of June, 2014

    Since I started to learn 3d graphics 12 years ago,my aim was always to represent my ideas on more realistic way.I sell my 3d models on 3d stock markets,so I needed something fast and very realistic,to see how my final 3d model will look like. My aim was to work on freelance... More
  • Maramures story

    by Lenutaidi | 1st of August, 2013

    Hello everyone!Today I present the most beautiful part from the county of Maramures, Romania: Barsana Monastery and handicraftsman Toader Barsan. Barsana Monastery is a gift and a blessing of God for the entire nation and Romanian orthodox church martyr for Christ through... More
  • Romanian traditions - part 2

    by Razvanxr | 13th of November, 2012

    At the end of the last month (on 27th October 2012) I was asked to drive someone at a fair, 50 km away from my town. He told me the traditional craftsmen from Slatina will be there. For me, it is always a joy to meet this people. But, usually, at this fairs nothing especially... More
  • Romanian traditions

    by Razvanxr | 1st of November, 2012

    One of my favorite photographic themes is Romanian traditions. And when I say this, I mean traditional clothing, traditional crafts, traditional houses and the way the romanian peasants lived their life. One of the most remarkable facts is the romanian peasant was always... More
  • Collections Contribution Request Part X

    by Elianehaykal | 7th of May, 2012

    A new batch of 6 collections has seen the day so it's time to ask for your suggestions to it as usual :) I ask you to please read the description of each collection & repect it when sending your contributions! The old collections are always open for new material... More
  • Techie bag

    by P0temkin | 4th of March, 2011

    When I decided to focus more on photography about a year ago, the last thing on my mind was becoming a camera equipment nerd. You know the ones with their camera bags .. huge amount of lenses, filters and tripods. Only second to golfers in the equipment departure... "... More
  • Old Beijing Clay figurine

    by Carpking | 20th of November, 2009

    I come from Beijing, China, is an interface designer, like to think, organize, summarize, analyze designers. I have always liked photography, full of emotions like photos, love your photo full of sadness and a quiet atmosphere, to convey more feeling. Thank you, support... More
  • Craftsmanship

    by Whit722 | 11th of November, 2009

    My brother is pretty handy when it comes to computers, networking, and stuff of that nature. However, when he sets foot into my workshop, I feel that it's necessary to count his fingers on the way out, just to make sure he hasn't left anything behind. When he comes to visit,... More
  • cute moppet

    by Pyfriend | 27th of April, 2009

    We all work hard everyday especially in the enviroment of economic crisis. How can we release us to a life like the light-hearted moppets? How cute they are! How happy they are! See Article
  • Make Your Own Print Fabric

    by Patballard | 9th of January, 2009

    Spoonflower is a new online fabric store located in Mebane, North Carolina. The web site has recently been featured in both the Raleigh News and Observer and the New York Tines. The most exciting thing about Spoonflower for me is that you design your own fabric for a flat... More
  • When do you call yourself a professional?

    by Kzimarik | 15th of November, 2008

    I have been shooting photographs for over twenty years. For most of that time I was a film photographer developing my own photos using a darkroom. The cost to produce images worth selling is astronomical and creating a high quality image worth selling is extremely time... More
  • How to Make a Lantern

    by Chinaphoto163 | 11th of March, 2008

    How to Make a Lantern A lantern is one kind of Chinese handicraft. Here is how to make a lantern. It's easy, so give it a try. Steps: 1. Use a rectangular piece of paper and draw some drawings you like on it. 2. Fold the paper into strips repeatedly from the... More
  • It is the Spring Festival in China today.

    by Linqong | 6th of February, 2008

    February 7 is the Chinese lunar calendar new year.It is the Spring Festival in China too. Capital,Beijing of China Already been full of atmosphere in New Year everywhere. China's traditional temple fair and the Lantern Festival will be held formally today (February 7). Until... More
  • Beijing folk handicraft.

    by Linqong | 31st of January, 2008

    Beijing clay figurine. Clay sculpture art is a kind of old and common folk art in China. It regards earth as raw materials, in order to pinch by hand and make into shape. Or plain or color, take personages, the animal as the core. In China, history of the clay figurine... More

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