The US-Africa Leaders Summit: Photo Op or Time for a Reinterpretation? – African business | Ad On Picture

While the first snow is expected to fall on Washington DC in mid-December, 45 African heads of state will converge on the US capital for the second US-African Leaders Summit. The three-day summit, designed to boost trade and investment on the continent, was hailed as a defining moment for US policy in the region. Announcing … Read more

Collector Martin Margulies: “Today I often can’t buy anything – the prices are really amazing” – Financial Times | Ad On Picture

Few people today can say that they attended the 1973 Sotheby’s New York Scull sale: a pivotal moment in the post-war art market, when 50 of the best Abstract Expressionist and Pop Art paintings of the Taxi mogul Robert Scull’s collection got unexpectedly high prices. But Martin Margulies – to his friends Marty – was … Read more

These shamans don’t exist, but an architect still photographs their portraits – design boom | Ad On Picture

dimitar karanikolov with design boom These shamans do not exist in real life but through artificial intelligence and Occasionallya chat-powered text-to-image generator, architect and travel photographer Dimitar Karanikolov brought them to life as realistic portraits for his series “Imaginary Shamans”. Karanikolov tells designboom that all these portraits are generated only on the basis of descriptions … Read more

Striking street shot from Iran wins the main prize of the ColorPro Award 2022 – DIYphotography | Ad On Picture

A striking minimalist street shot with contrasting warm and cool tones has won the coveted ColorPro Award 2022. The first prize photo by Alireza Bagheri Sani from Iran is titled “No.3” and creates a calm and simple image. The image is carefully executed to highlight the different door colors and architectural nuances. This year’s theme … Read more

Roundabouts are (slowly!) eating the suburbs – The Washington Post | Ad On Picture

November 25, 2022 at 6:00 p.m. EST Hillsboro, Virginia, recently added roundabouts at both ends of town to improve commuter flow from West Virginia to DC (Michael S. Williamson/The Washington Post) Comment on this story comment A silent roundabout revolution is sweeping through America’s suburbs. And it could have continued, unmeasured and unnoticed, if not … Read more

Day of the Dead memory returns to Lynnwood – Lynnwood Times | Ad On Picture

LYNNWOOD, Wash., November 25, 2022—The WAGRO Foundation returned to Lynnwood for their annual Day of the Dead celebration on October 29th, featuring everything from music to dance to artwork and of course food. Photographer Mary Gomez Camba’s work featured portraits of women dressed as La Catrina. Camba began photographing women six years ago while living … Read more

Another way: Why grassroots shifts, data and creativity are creating a more diverse advertising industry – Little Black Book – LBBonline | Ad On Picture

Distinctive production of branded and promotional content has been a core part of Another’s value proposition since the company was founded in London in 2002. Co-founders Helen Parker and Tanja Adams have seen significant room for improvement in the traditional methods of sourcing and creating photography, film and social content Another Way to get things … Read more

Domino Printing: Why it’s a great place to work – Cambridge Independent | Ad On Picture

Sponsored Feature | Bar Hill-based Domino Printing was named Employer of the Year at the 2022 Cambridge Independent Science and Technology Awards. With participation in the 2023 awards now open, take a closer look at the company Sharon Budworth, Director of Engagement Welcome to Domino With the advent of the coronavirus pandemic, the world of … Read more

From Childhood Curiosities to Dressing Up Top Celebrities – Business Daily | Ad On Picture

Fashion From childhood curiosity to dressing top celebrities Friday 25 November 2022 Brian Msafiri, fashion director and stylist. PHOTO | SWIMMING POOL “Fashion depends on what you make of it.” This is how Brian Msafiri sums up his understanding of fashion. Msafiri is a cultural scientist. Electrically gifted in various facets of art including creative … Read more

Craig Carpenter Downer Expresses His Love of Nature and Adventure Through Poetry and Prose – WebWire | Ad On Picture

Life has been an endlessly amazing adventure – a never-ending beautiful journey for Craig Carpenter Downer, who, through his book “Miraculous Currents of the Soul” (ReadersMagnet; 2022), wants to “share the best and greatest in life.” “Miraculous Currents of the Soul” is an expansive collection of brilliant poetry, insightful journal entries, and fascinating … Read more