Why are we still fascinated by painted portraits in the age of mobile phone selfies? – ABC news | Ad On Picture

Although our daily lives are inundated with photographs, the painted portrait still plays an important role in telling stories about human experiences and characters, and in creating intimate connections between people. One of Australia’s richest portrait awards, the Lester Prize received 720 entries from across the country depicting Australians in myriad ways, from the abstract … Read more

What to expect at Apple’s ‘far away’ iPhone 14 event – CNN | Ad On Picture

What to expect at Apple's 'far away' iPhone 14 event - CNN

CNN business — Apple is expected to unveil its iPhone 14 lineup on Wednesday at the company’s annual keynote event in September. The product event, touted as “way out there,” will be held at Apple’s headquarters in Cupertino, California and will be livestreamed on Apple’s website and social media channels. This year’s invite featured a … Read more

AI won an art competition and artists are furious – CNN | Ad On Picture

AI won an art competition and artists are furious - CNN

CNN business — Jason M. Allen was almost too nervous to enter his first art competition. Now his award-winning image is sparking controversy about whether art can be created by a computer and what it means to be an artist. In August, Allen, a game designer living in Pueblo West, Colorado, won first place in … Read more

Metaverse: A Fertile Ground for Architects? – ArchDaily | Ad On Picture

Metaverse: A Fertile Ground for Architects?  - ArchDaily

Cortesia de BIG and UNSTUDIO Split Split Facebook Twitter post Pinterest Whatsapp or https://www.archdaily.com/979614/metaverse-a-fertile-ground-for-architects Metaverse is the name used to denote an immersive, collective and hyper-realistic virtual environment where people with customized 3D avatars can live together. It was coined by writer Neal Stephenson in his 1992 science fiction book Snow Crash. The work tells … Read more

Photographing the Night Sky, a Beginner’s Guide to Astrophotography – HuffPost UK | Ad On Picture

Photographing the Night Sky, a Beginner's Guide to Astrophotography - HuffPost UK

Astrophotography can be very daunting for beginners, especially when you’re not sure where to start. Do I need a telescope? Which one should I take? Which camera do I need? These are all good questions to ask yourself. You need to be comfortable with your camera and its features, so one particular brand isn’t right … Read more