You no longer need to sit through Ewoks to watch drones race through the forest: YouTuber Olivier Yorgandjian and his friends put First-Person View (FPV) Cameras on their quadcopter drones and then raced them through the forest.
For the past few decades, vandalism has slowly been earning a place in the art world, thanks to the rise of street artists like Banksy and the fact that some cities are even encouraging graffiti as a form of public art. Now, young aspiring artists/vandals who have an environmentalist bent can get in on the zeitgeist, too, thanks to moss graffiti.
Photo: JB Dodane Most of us don’t buy into the whole “I’ll-travel-when-I-have-enough-money-to-afford-it” idea.
1. Hiding out at Amangiri in Canyon Point Photo: Steve Jurvetson Like a water-filled uber-minimalist mirage, Amangiri blends right in with its desert surroundings near the Arizona-Utah border.
Photo: Melissa Segal 1. The Artsy Date: artisan craft fair We spend the day strolling through booths of beautifully crafted jewelry and artfully hand-lettered posters, eating our way through samples of homemade jams, cheeses, and momofuku cookies.
Photo: Tom Blackwell Refer to “The North” The North of England has no official definition, but we all know where it starts, just after Birmingham on the M6.
Photo: Cristian Labarca 1. You’ll become immune to, and willingly participate in, PDAs. You used to roll your eyes when you came across a couple canoodling in public.
Photo: Gabriel Louback 1. In any WTF situation, your thumb, index, and middle finger automatically unite and rise.
Photo: Russ Seidel EVERYONE KNOWS THAT PORTLAND’S WEIRD and I am a partisan of keeping it that way, but this is going a little too far.
Photo: Achi Raz That noisy group sitting around the table, sharing a home-cooked meal and speaking something that sounds like guttural French?
IT IS A RARE SIGHT that was captured by British photographer Rod Kirkpatrick on a stormy day in Derbyshire, England.
Photo: dawolf- The central encompassing theme of off-grid life is autonomy. You’re living in a completely self-sustaining habitat that isn’t dependent on any public utilities.
Photo: Jose Manuel Gasalla 1. Tell us you’re “sorry” when we say we’re from Staten Island. I didn’t just tell you my grandmother died.
Image by Jason Ippolito 1. His handbag matches yours. You were probably amazed at Japanese men’s chivalry during your first few months in the country.
Photo: Bárbara Paz Rebolledo Bustamante 1. I’m gonna learn the language so I can fully immerse myself.
Photo: Bárbara Paz Rebolledo Bustamante 1. Drink anything but water. If you’re caught drinking water, Chileans will become very concerned and ask if you’re feeling okay.
Photo: Maria Morri 1. You love dark rye bread. The Finnish ruisleipä might not be legendary in the eyes of foreigners; however, it’s a typical thing you’ll miss when living abroad (what’s with the white fluffy substance the rest of the world consume?
Photo: Runa Fjellanger The millennial generation is attracting a lot of attention. Some reports claim that we lack the necessary attitude for “job success.” We struggle with work ethic.
Photo: Daveblog 1. This is only temporary. This will also be the ninth year running that you’ve claimed that.
Photo: Francisco Lurcovich 1. The party starts early. Mexican pre-party is know as precopeo, literally “pre-cupping.” We gather at a friend’s place or small bar to get a little bit woozy and ready for the night.