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Passengers at Kunming Changshui Airport were infuriated as their flights were delayed for more than two days. Around 10,000 furious air passengers clashed with police and airport officials last wee...
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The Marche is one of the 20 Regions of Italy. The Italian name Le Marche is the plural of marca, and literally means "the Marches", originally referring to the medieval March of Ancona and nearby marches of Camerino and Fermo.
The Marche are located in the Central area of the country, bordering Emilia-Romagna and the republic of San Marino to the north, Tuscany to the north-west, Umbria to the west, Abruzzo and Lazio to the south and the Adriatic Sea to the east. Except for river valleys and the often very narrow coastal strip, the land is hilly. In the nineteenth century, a railway from Bologna to Brindisi linked the Marche along the coastline of the entire territory. Inland, the mountainous nature of the region, even today, allows little travel north and south, except by rough roads over the passes.

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Behind the Scenes of Glamorously Surreal Ice Cave Photos by Miss Aniela

Behind the Scenes of Glamorously Surreal Ice Cave Photos by Miss Aniela | Le It e Amo ✪ | Scoop.it
Just what goes into taking glamorously surreal photos? If you don't think there's that much planning that goes into taking a shot or two like this, you'd be absolutely wrong. Miss Aniela recently took a trip to Iceland to capture these images. She and her crew had to brave cold and icey conditions in order to get these spectacularly surreal shots. In her own words, here she is explaining the idea for the shoot, her set of challenges, and how she feels about the end result.
Photo: Chris Seid
Photo: Chris Seid
The Idea for the Shoot
"We first visited Iceland in April 2014 where we saw some amazing places. We run the Fashion Shoot Experience where a group of photographers from around the world join us on adventures, and this time it was an expedition in Iceland, traveling together in a big 'monster truck', staying at different hotels on a road trip around the southern part of Iceland, visiting black sands, waterfalls, landmarks and amazing scenery along with a crew of models and…
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Artist Documents Her Efforts to Track Down the Thief Who Stole Her Identity

Artist Documents Her Efforts to Track Down the Thief Who Stole Her Identity | Le It e Amo ✪ | Scoop.it
In 2011, artist Jessamyn Lovell was at the gallery SF Camerawork discussing her upcoming show when her wallet—and, eventually, her identity—was stolen by a San Francisco woman named Erin Hart. When Lovell started receiving mysterious bills, parking tickets, and even a summons to appear in court on theft charges, she realized that she was a victim of identity theft. Furious and frustrated, the artist decided to channel her frustration into Dear Erin Hart, a project that stripped away Hart's anonymity in an effort to piece together a portrait of the criminal who had disrupted her life.
Lovell hired a private investigator to track down Hart, who was in jail on an identity theft conviction. Waiting in a car outside the jail, Lovell photographed the woman as she was released, and eventually began following her and capturing paparazzi-like shots of Hart in public places. "Through photography, video, and other forms of documentation, I make an attempt at understanding this woman and the…
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Artist Spends Over a Decade Carving Out Elaborate Caverns By Hand

Artist Spends Over a Decade Carving Out Elaborate Caverns By Hand | Le It e Amo ✪ | Scoop.it
Artist Ra Paulette has hand-carved elaborate and awe-inspiring caves deep into the rock faces of New Mexico for more than a decade. Making a daily trek into the sandstone mesas of New Mexico, Paulette crafts these magnificent caverns completely on his own with only simple hand tools. To adorn the walls, he blends his own unique infusion of organic-looking shapes and abstract, interlocking patterns. These forms come to life by the natural light streaming through channels dug into the ceilings and walls.
Paulette began digging caves as commission work, but he has since started working on his own and is currently engaged in a single ten-year project. Describing the exercise of carving as "the dance of digging," he sees not only the space as expressive, but also the process. At the end of each year-long work, Paulette leaves us with labyrinthine halls he hopes will inspire contemplation, combining an inner and outer journey.







Ra Paulette's website via [designboom]
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Winners of the Society of Biology's 2014 Photography Competition

Winners of the Society of Biology's 2014 Photography Competition | Le It e Amo ✪ | Scoop.it
The winners of the Society of Biology's 2014 Photography Competition have been announced! Over 800 amateur photographers competed in the categories Photographer of the Year and Young Photographer of the Year (18 and under) for cash prizes. With the theme of "Home, Habitat and Shelter" this year, the competition pulled in some spectacular entries, ranging from a vibrant shot of a sea turtle eating a jellyfish to a fascinating look at wasps building clay pots to protect their young.
Billy Clapham, 20, took home the title of Photographer of the Year 2014 with his image of a blackbird in his back garden. Judge Tim Harris, from Nature Picture Library, says, "Billy's image of a female blackbird in a suburban garden captures a familiar subject in a bold and fresh way. Gardens provide valuable habitat for wildlife in an increasingly urbanised world, and this delightful image shows that it isn't necessary to travel to remote and inaccessible places to photograph interesting animal…
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Pond Surface Beautifully Frozen to Resemble a Japanese Rock Garden

Pond Surface Beautifully Frozen to Resemble a Japanese Rock Garden | Le It e Amo ✪ | Scoop.it
Winter temperatures can cause ice to do some unexpected things, and Reddit user odstane can definitely attest to this. He recently shared a series of photos from his frozen backyard pond, and the now-block of ice created some unusually beautiful effects. Concentric circle patterns cover the surface, and they resemble the lines you’d see on a topographic (elevation) map or even in a Japanese rock garden.
Bold white “outlines” highlight different shapes in the ice, and they trace around rocks that stick out of the pond. There are brilliant, multifaceted colors and crystals that are visible depending on your vantage point. And, when photographed up close, the pond sometimes resembles an abstract work of art rather than frozen water.
The Reddit post doesn’t reveal how this phenomena occurred (there are only educated guesses), but we’re glad that odstane shared this bit of winter wonder with the world.
odstane's post on Reddit via [Twisted Sifter]
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Sculptor Masterfully Crafts Everyday Objects Out of Wire Frames

Sculptor Masterfully Crafts Everyday Objects Out of Wire Frames | Le It e Amo ✪ | Scoop.it
What would everyday objects look like as the most minimal possible outlines? Berlin-born sculptor Thomas Raschke has dedicated his Wire Frames project to answer precisely this question. Using 3.8 mm steel wire, Raschke spends about six weeks molding and soldering each 1:1 scale sculpture. Even more impressively, each piece is patterned directly off of the object it models, with a sketch completed only after the sculpture is completed.
Raschke's inspiration to embark on the project came from the simplicity with which computer renderings captured shapes and forms. To reproduce this blueprint-like look, he challenged himself to employ the minimum essential number of strands needed to represent an object. This combination of economy and craftsmanship creates what Raschke describes as "drawings in space," bringing the simplicity of sketches to life in three dimensions.











Thomas Raschke's website via [Transparent]
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Damien Hirst's Aerial Cityscapes Formed with Needles, Pins and Scalpels

Damien Hirst's Aerial Cityscapes Formed with Needles, Pins and Scalpels | Le It e Amo ✪ | Scoop.it
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Light glints off New York, Paris, Baghdad and fourteen other cities in Black Scalpel Cityscapes, the latest series by renowned UK artist Damien Hirst. These canvases may look black and white from a distance, but they're actually collages of steel surgical instruments and found metal scraps on black paint. Portrayed from a bird's (or drone's)-eye view, each image casts intricate metropolitan systems and patterns into sharp, shiny relief. 
Damien Hirst–the richest living artist in the world–made his way to fame by pickling whole sharks in formaldehyde, encrusting skulls with diamonds and filling museum rooms with thousands of live butterflies. Although more restrained than his previous work, Black Scalpel Cityscapes continues to play with the same themes of repetition, order, death, surgery, sterility and precision. This time, Hirst says he was inspired by contemporary warfare's "surgical strikes" and "surgical bombing" tactics, which pinpoint targets using remote aerial…
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Dramatic Portraits of Farm Animals Capture Them in a Different Light

Dramatic Portraits of Farm Animals Capture Them in a Different Light | Le It e Amo ✪ | Scoop.it
In photographer Kevin Horan’s series Chattel, he poses a question: what would it look like if his ungulate neighbors came into the studio and asked to have their portraits made? The Langley, Washington-based artist captured hoofed animals (also known as ungulates) that are on and around Whidbey Island. He depicts an up-close and personal view of the creatures that are part of farmland and nursery rhymes.
Horan’s subjects are set against a dark background, and his limited color palette washes the animals in warm gray tones. It gives the images a timeless feel and also highlights incredible details. Mounds of thick, textured fur and imposing antlers look unexpectedly stately, and when alone, their unique personalities shine. Horan presents these creatures in ways that we don't normally see, and he's removed them from places like a petting zoo to instead make them the focal point of gorgeous fine art images.
Kevin Horan website via [Dark Silence in Suburbia]
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Intricately Detailed Millennium Falcon Model Made From Cardboard Boxes

Intricately Detailed Millennium Falcon Model Made From Cardboard Boxes | Le It e Amo ✪ | Scoop.it
Instead of tossing out a basement's worth of cardboard boxes, animation artist Thomas Richner gave them new life as an immaculately detailed model of the Millennium Falcon. The final product measures five feet in length, and was made entirely from cardboard, glue, and a little tape. Modelled after original photos, concept drawings, and memorabilia from the Original Trilogy era, Richner reproduced the enormous replica with precision detail such as the six rear vents, the wiring running around the side, and even functioning retractable landing gear.
The photos seen here were taken in front of a green screen at the Columbus College of Art and Design, where Richner is an Associate Professor of Animation. Relishing the 140-hour project, Richner took it as a chance to increase the challenge and scale of the model work he enjoyed as a kid. As a final touch, Richner captures the awe and wonder of the legendary vessel by adding computer rendering to some of the shots, setting a scene of…
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Photographer Captures Inner Clockwork of Old Calculators

Photographer Captures Inner Clockwork of Old Calculators | Le It e Amo ✪ | Scoop.it
In his series Low Tech, photographer Kevin Twomey gives us a glimpse of the convoluted inner workings of decades-old calculators. The San Francisco-based Twomey brings the countless levers, springs, and motors of these machines to life by employing theatrical lighting techniques. In addition to this keen application of lighting effects, each image is composed of multiple shots at different distances that are then layered using a digital tool called Helicon Focus.
Twomey first took on the project at the behest of collector Mark Glusker, who owns the pictured calculators. Over the course of this project spanning several years, Twomey's series of photos has accumulated dozens of pieces. As Twomey writes on his website, he "delights in raising the most mundane objects to an iconic level," and by getting underneath the coverings of these old devices, he affords the viewer an exquisitely produced and awe-inspiring look at the computer's early ancestor.








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Newborns Resemble Innocent Angels in Photography

Newborns Resemble Innocent Angels in Photography | Le It e Amo ✪ | Scoop.it
Photographer Erin Elizabeth has a knack for taking adorable photos of newborns. In fact, the award-winning photographer is also one of Australia's most recognized for newborn photography. Since 2008, she's been capturing babies from a few days old to a few weeks old in her studio using only 100% natural light. Her photos could rival those of another Australia photographer Anne Geddes, but they have a more timeless feel to them. This Perth, Australia-based photographer likes to swaddle her subjects in cloth or place them on a warm wooly blanket.
The ideal time to capture newborns is during the first 14 days of their lives (between 5 to 10-days-old), Elizabeth states on her website. After they pass the 14-day mark, the newborns become less sleepy and much harder to pose.
As the proud mother of two little girls she understands that youth is fleeting. "I’m constantly amazed at how quickly they grow and change," she states, "and forever thankful that I continue to take the time to capture…
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Mother Documents the Strange Objects Found in Her Baby Son's Mouth

Mother Documents the Strange Objects Found in Her Baby Son's Mouth | Le It e Amo ✪ | Scoop.it
As anyone who's ever watched over a toddler for more than ten minutes knows, babies will pick up just about anything and put it in their mouths. British conceptual artist and full-time mother Lenka Clayton explores this adorable yet exasperating behavior in 63 Objects Taken From My Son's Mouth, a project documenting all the miscellaneous objects that that she's been forced to remove from her son's mouth for safety reasons from the time he was 8 to 15 months old.
An astounding list of those items: acorn, bolt, bubblegum, buttons, carbon paper, chalk, Christmas decoration, cigarette butt, coins (GBP, USD, EURO), cotton reel, holly leaf, little wooden man, sharp metal pieces, metro ticket, nuts, plastic “O” polystyrene, seeds, slide, small rocks, specimen vial, sponge animal, sticks, teabag, wire caps, wooden block, and (not pictured) rat poison, of all things.
Clayton's work represents much more than just a catalog of different things. She completed the project over the course of…
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Massive Supercell Thunderstorms, Mammatus Clouds and More

Massive Supercell Thunderstorms, Mammatus Clouds and More | Le It e Amo ✪ | Scoop.it
Mike Mezeul II is a Texas-based photographer who's used to shooting everything from professional sporting events to music concerts. It's when he positions his camera up to the sky, however, that the real magic happens. The photographer isn't afraid to chase huge thunderstorms or surreal-looking mammatus clouds. Over the last fifteen years, he's traversed thousands of miles to get the perfect shot.
To him, the parts of the storm that are visually intriguing are the clouds.
As he states, "I was always the little kid staring up at the clouds, whether it was lying on the picnic table at recess or just out the car window, the sky has always fascinated me. When I got my first camera at the age of 15, I wanted to take pictures, of course, of the clouds. So I photographed every sunset and sunrise I could, but then realized I could learn how to photograph lightning. With the crazy storms we got in Texas, why not? So I taught myself long exposure photography and since I didn't have a license or…
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Video Game Screenshots Blend the French Revolution with Modern Day Paris

Video Game Screenshots Blend the French Revolution with Modern Day Paris | Le It e Amo ✪ | Scoop.it
We’ve seen some great series that juxtapose the landscapes of the past with how they look in the present. But, this one turns the idea on its head. Damien Hypolite compares the modern-day Paris with photos of it from 1789 to 1799… well before the invention of photography.
So, how did he do it? Thanks to Hypolite’s computer knowledge and gaming enthusiasm, he printed out screenshots of the video game Assassin’s Creed Unity (which is based during the French Revolution) and then held them up around the city. This involved him spending an afternoon playing the game in HD with a map of Paris nearby, and he virtually visited famous spots in the city and took their picture. Afterwards, Hypolite printed out the screenshots on photo paper and biked to their real-life locations. These combinations were taken on his smartphone and uploaded online.
The clever series seamlessly blends video games with real life, and it’s a testament to just how sophisticated their graphics are. If you didn’t know…
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Exclusive Interview: Adorable Children in the Nebraskan Countryside

Exclusive Interview: Adorable Children in the Nebraskan Countryside | Le It e Amo ✪ | Scoop.it
More than anything, we here at My Modern Met seek to show our audience what's happening behind the scenes. Every once in awhile, a photographer comes along that's willing to share his or her story. Jake Olson is a photographer who we featured this past March for his adorable photos of children set against the beautiful Nebraskan countryside. We didn't know it at the time but we soon found out that Jake found his calling to become a photographer only after struggling with an alcohol addiction. In his book reFramed, he shares this story in hopes that others can bravely face their own challenges and ultimately realize their dreams.
To date, Jake's images have been featured in dozens of publications around the world including British Vogue and Digital SLR Magazine, Practical Photography Magazine, Digital Photo Magazine, and SLR Lounge. His images have also been used by the BBC, ABC NEWS and featured on National Geographic, Forbes.com and Bloomberg.
In this exclusive interview, we got to…
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Adorable Book Sculpture of Matilda, The Roald Dahl Story

Adorable Book Sculpture of Matilda, The Roald Dahl Story | Le It e Amo ✪ | Scoop.it
Su Blackwell, the London-based artist who we previously featured here and here, has just come out with a book sculpture and it's absolutely adorable. Commissioned for a client whose mother was instrumental in bringing Matilda the Musical to the stage, this work is cut from pages of Roald Dah's book and incorporates the illustration of Matilda by notable illustrator Quentin Blake. In it, you see Matlida standing on top of a large stack of books, reaching high in the sky for even more books. Love how she incorporates the trees and the lit house.

Matilda 2014 © Su Blackwell, © Quentin Blake Su Blackwell's blog
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Iconic Hollywood Films Remade with a Delightful African Twist

Iconic Hollywood Films Remade with a Delightful African Twist | Le It e Amo ✪ | Scoop.it
Dakar, Senegal-based photographers Omar Victor Diop and Antoine Tempé put a unique African spin on iconic Hollywood films in their series [re-]Mixing Hollywood: ONOMOllywood, exploring what famous works of cinema might have looked like had they been filmed in Senegal. The film revamps are instantly recognizable, yet contain intriguing twists—a white dress instead of black in the Breakfast at Tiffany's image, the use of lush green foliage instead of rose petals in the American Beauty remake—to represent the local cultural scene in Dakar and Abidjan.
According to the duo, focusing on cinema as a theme allowed them to merge their respective photographic specialties—for Tempé, documenting the local performing arts scene; for Diop, merging eclectic fashion and narratives through portraiture. The photographers wanted to celebrate the magic of cinema and the way films allow viewers to relate to actors, characters, and plots regardless of the viewer's origins or the movie's setting. Diop…
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Infographic Highlights the Issues That Cost Countries the Most Money

Infographic Highlights the Issues That Cost Countries the Most Money | Le It e Amo ✪ | Scoop.it
What’s costing your country the most money? A graphic recently published by The Washington Post’s “Know More” blog attempts to quantify the total economic cost of different human-created social burdens like alcoholism, air pollution, workplace risks, and more. The numbers rank the fiscal impact on a scale of one to 14, with a lower number indicating a higher financial strain. This chart was drawn from a recent report about combating obesity by consultancy McKinsey & Company, and it includes data from the World Health Organization Global Burden of Disease database.
The graphic is an eye-opening look at what issues have different-yet-considerable effects around the world. In the United States, armed conflict requires the most capital while obesity ranks second. Japan, in contrast, has significant problems with smoking and literacy, and China spends a lot of money trying to combat outdoor air pollution.
Though this chart displays some undeniably discouraging facts, its data highlights…
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Enormous Horse Head Sculptures Illuminate the Scottish Skyline at Night

Enormous Horse Head Sculptures Illuminate the Scottish Skyline at Night | Le It e Amo ✪ | Scoop.it
Towering 30 meters (nearly 100 feet) above the ground, The Kelpies consists of a pair of enormous horse head sculptures installed by artist Andy Scott in Falkirk, Scotland. Scott spent a total of nine years designing and then assembling the sculptures on-site, crafting steel parts into intricate busts that allude to the legendary Scottish water spirit that takes the form of a horse.
When we first shared news of The Kelpies ten months ago, the project was still undergoing construction in The Helix park, but as these stunning shots by photographer dswain show us, the canal site has been transformed completely to complement the dynamic grace of the sculptures since the installation was opened to the public in April. Colorful lights around and inside the steel works illuminate their magnificent shapes in the darkness, further enhancing the beauty of the Scottish landscape.
For Scott, the project's location in his father's hometown of Falkirk, the cultural tale of kelpies, and Scotland's…
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Miniature Paper Architecture That Moves by Charles Young

In his spare time, Edinburgh-based Charles Young creates these miniature paper scenes that move. With a Bachelors and a Masters in Architecture from Edinburgh College of Art, he studied the way buildings are constructed for six years. Though he's been using different materials and techniques to form his miniature models, he always comes back to watercolor paper. "In my design projects I used model-making as a way of sketching and developing ideas," he said.
Collectively, he calls these models, Paperholm, a growing paper city. His project was started in late August, as a way for him to make something every day. Depending on how complex his pieces are, they can take anywhere from 30 minutes to 3 hours to make. "Over the last three months I really got to know the material that I'm working with a lot better," he tells us. "By trying to make different shapes with the paper you get to learn its limits in terms of how much it will bend and how finely you can cut it. The paper that I've been…
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Infographic Visualizes Which Countries are the World’s Happiest

Infographic Visualizes Which Countries are the World’s Happiest | Le It e Amo ✪ | Scoop.it
Which country is the happiest in the world? To find the answer, you simply need to look at this infographic published by MoveHub.com, a resource for people who want to live abroad. They visualized the data of Happy Planet Index (HPI), which shows to what extent 151 countries across the globe produce long, happy, and sustainable lives for their citizens. The index measures three components: life expectancy, experience well-being, and Ecological Footprint. Those results are then compiled into one score.
The scale ranges in colors that correspond to low and high numbers. A deep red hue indicates a least-happy score that's between 20 and 30. It then transitions from orange to a light green, meaning a that's score between 61 and 65 on the HPI. According to this infographic, it appears that Costa Rica has everyone beat in terms of contentedness, and Vietnam is a close second.
If you enjoy this infographic, be sure check out another Movehub.com design that we recently featured on the…
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Pregnancy Book Changes in Size with the Expectant Mother

Pregnancy Book Changes in Size with the Expectant Mother | Le It e Amo ✪ | Scoop.it
Pregnancy is a special time for a woman, and Mother Book created by the advertising firm Dentsu Naoya documents it in an extra meaningful way. The beautifully designed publication is intended to promote Kishoka, an obstetrics medical service network in Japan, and it takes expectant mothers through the 40 weeks of their pregnancy.
This isn’t just your average book. As the weeks go by, it physically changes in size just like the soon-to-be mother. The beginning of every volume features small, concentric circle designs, and as you flip forward, they stack on top of each other until they form a baby bump. By the last several weeks, you see a whole belly emerge from the previous pages in the book. It’s a subtle and stunning piece that incorporates other minimalist images along the journey.
Women are encouraged to write their personal feelings on the pages and to consider it as a gift to their children. The thoughtful book has, not surprisingly, received recognition and accolades. Earlier…
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Regularly Proportioned "Lammily" Doll Promotes Realistic Beauty Standards

Regularly Proportioned "Lammily" Doll Promotes Realistic Beauty Standards | Le It e Amo ✪ | Scoop.it
From a young age, many girls are exposed to the unrealistic beauty standards that traditional Barbie dolls set as a nearly unattainable ideal: tall, blonde, blue-eyed, heavily made-up, and extremely slender. With model-like proportions, these dolls are often difficult for young children to relate to. Digital artist Nickolay Lamm offers an alternative with his creation of the Lammily doll, the first fashion doll made according to typical human body proportions in order to promote more realistic beauty standards.
With a wider waist, shorter stature, rounder curves, and a kind smile, Lammily is much easier to identify with. Not to mention, she comes with clearly formed elbows, hands, knees, and feet; a wide variety of girl-next-door fashions; and a collection of stickers to mimic natural body marks such as acne, freckles, cellulite, and more. Highly customizable and more representative of a larger percentage of girls and young women, Lammily is a terrific alternative for those looking to…
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18 More Photos of People Awestruck by Nature

18 More Photos of People Awestruck by Nature | Le It e Amo ✪ | Scoop.it
After we published our first set of photos that showed people awestruck by nature, we felt as though we owed it to you to find more. Here, then, are 18 more photos of people taken aback by their surroundings - whether that's by land, sea or sky. This time around, we listed the exact places where these people had their awe-inspiring moment in hopes that you may want to visit these places yourself.
Photo above, Kamchatka Peninsula, Russia, by: Svetlana Bogomolova


Rio De Janeiro, Brazil Photo: Stephen Alvarez

Quiraing, Isle of Skye, Scotland Photo: Robert White


Mesquite Dunes, Death Valley, California Photo: Nagesh Mahadev


Coastal Region, Oregon Photo: Chris Burkard


Alberta, Canada Photo: Chris Burkard


Skogafoss Waterfall, Iceland Photo: Chris Burkard



Dettifoss Waterfall, Iceland Photo: tarek touma


Changi Beach, Singapore Photo: Ragstatic


Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe Photo: Michael Baynes


Norway Photo: Chris Burkard



Bohinj Lake, Slovenia Photo: Samo Pauser…
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Top 10 Breakthrough Artists in 2014

Top 10 Breakthrough Artists in 2014 | Le It e Amo ✪ | Scoop.it
The best of the best! It's that time of year again, time to look back and list the Top 10 Breakthrough Artists of the Year. What does that mean? These are the artists, designer and photographers that took the world by storm. They're the ones who decided to push their creative limit, introducing a new form of beautiful, breathtaking or funny art. We admire these ten individuals for making a creative contribution to this world. From Chino Otsuka's heartfelt project that photoshops her present-day self with her past self, to Paul Cummins' beautifully tragic installation around the Tower of London, each project made us reflect on both ourselves and the world at large. Congrats to those who made the list! (See who made the list in 2011 and 2012.)


10. Jordan Mang-osan
Philippines-based artist Jordan Mang-osan harnesses the power of the sun to create striking pyrography drawings. The artist, who is an ethnic Igorot hailing from the mountainous Cordilleras region, stays close to his roots…
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