9 fantastic tips from photojournalist Steve McCurry

Being able to take a good photograph is an important part of an interior designer’s daily life, from capturing ideas that inspire you, to documenting your project work for clients. Here are some great tips from world renowned documentary photographer Steve McCurry, famous for his “Afghan Girl” image, on how to improve your photographs.

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Alphabeta Lamps, The world’s first online-customizable pendant with over 10 billion combinations.

heading-imgAlphabeta, designed by Luca Nichetto exclusively for Hem, is the world’s first online-customizable lamp. Playfull, functional, and truly innovative.

Alphabeta shades come in 8 different shapes, each with its own colour besides black and white. This creates a total of 24 available shapes, and thus more than 10 billion possible combinations of top and bottom shades when you combine four pendants.

Alphabeta-Lighting-Luca-Nichetto-Hem-1Alphabeta shades are crafted from steel and spun by-hand on a lathe in a factory near Venice, Italy. The result is a smoothing of the metal and pristine finish, with an exceptional durability and high-quality aesthetic.

Image and Video credits: http://hem.com/

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Rhodec International students are offered the opportunity to join the online Rhodec Autodesk community, which allows students to download free fully functional CAD software including Revit Architecture and many others, and, in addition interact with fellow Rhodec students.
Furthermore we are partnered with online specialists CAD Training Online to offer our students the opportunity to study AutoCAD or Revit Architecture for Interior Design 100% online, and at a 10% discount for Rhodec International students http://www.rhodec.org/autocad.htm