There can be few people who didn’t used to dream (or perhaps still do) of going into space, being in cutlass fights against pirates, trekking across frozen Polar wastes, or fighting hoards of Barbarians. Mmmm… I definitely count myself in on this one and, in fact, still dream of exploring the Arctic with a team of sled dogs! Well, model making, like reading a good book, can give you the … [Read more...] about Model Making: Not Cool, But Still A Fantastic Hobby!
We all have different likes and dislikes, and our tolerance levels vary as well. Some of us will simply shrug our shoulders and move on if something annoys, upsets or infuriates us. Others want everyone to know about their pet peeves. If you are one of those people who just needs to let everyone know what is bugging you and share it with a wider audience, then you can turn your pain and … [Read more...] about Pet Peeves: Why Your Pain Makes A Viral Video
Do you love to build dollhouses? Do you spend hours putting together a glass chandelier for your tiny living room, or carefully gluing vintage wallpaper on to all of the walls of your miniature house? Do you love the thrill of ordering dollhouse furniture and unwrapping them from their packaging? Is your idea of the perfect Sunday afternoon spent adding special touches and details to your … [Read more...] about 10 Positive Benefits of Dollhouse Building Hobby
Finding a good photography studio for portrait isn't easy. For example, Yelp, an online directory, lists 97 different photography studios for Washington, DC and a whopping 463 for the Chicago metro area. With that many options, how do you choose a photography studio that will capture your memories on film with beautiful portraits? Before entrusting your portrait experience to any studio, it's … [Read more...] about Capture Your Memories & Find The Right Photography Studio
Many people enjoy burning candles in the home, and some do it on a regular basis. It helps to add comfort to the home atmosphere and the fragrance of candles can be pleasant. However, if you have done any research on the subject, you will also recognize the fact that many commercial candles can be harmful to your health. After all, paraffin candles are made with a byproduct of the oil industry, … [Read more...] about Soy Wax Is a Healthy Choice
First and foremost (let’s just get this out of the way) Vampire Academy is not Twilight. They actually have very little in common. Vampires? Sure, but thanks to the marvels of the English language, one word can share several meanings. Don’t count this movie out just because of the title. As you probably know since you clicked on this article, Vampire Academy follows the story of Rose Hathaway, … [Read more...] about "Vampire Academy" Movie Review
David Hobby, an American photographer who once worked for The Baltimore Sun, experimented with artificial lighting and its effects on photography. Other photographers picked up his technique and style and thus, the strobist movement was born. The strobist movement is more commonly referred to as the concept behind strobist photography. This style does not use the usual pop-up flash or the ones … [Read more...] about Control the Light with Strobist Photography
Every author has heard the phrase “kill the baby.” All know after writing their story, they need to rip it apart, removing entire characters, changing the plot, deleting scenes, and, perhaps, rewriting half the story. So, how do you kill someone else’s baby? It’s easy - Hollywood does every time they adapt a book to a movie. No matter how faithful the book adaptations are, they remove characters … [Read more...] about 6 Book Adaptations to Expect on the Big Screen in 2014