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My Favorite Cinema 4D Tutorials I've Made

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Fantastic Classic-Style Posters by Illustrator Mads Berg - The Fox Is Black

I discovered the work of Mads Berg last week through the excellent Grain Edit. Mads is a Danish illustrator who is influenced by classic poster art …

Black and White Underwater Photography by Hengki Koentjoro | Colossal

<p>Underwater photography of scuba divers, coral, or wildlife can sometimes seem commonplace regardless of the remote destination or subject, but …

Fantastically Complex Blueprints Of Plants

For those of us who don’t work with them on a day to day basis, blueprints and schematics have an undeniable cool factor. In one sense, you can see them as visual manifestations of someone’s defining qualities, like the ability to plan ahead and the capacity to figure out how things work. They also …

How Google Unified Its Products With A Humble Index Card

Search. Google Now. Google+. Google Glass. The common design element is a subtle coup: index cards.<p>If you hadn’t noticed, every Google service has been trending toward a certain understated elegance. The company’s infamous era of championing 41 shades of blue is long over, as the company has …

Modern Art Tattoos by Amanda Wachob

I know tattoos and body art aren’t everyone’s jam but I’m pretty sure you can appreciate the artistic element that goes into the designs themselves, …

A New Illustration of Hybrid Beasts and Imaginary Creatures by Imarginal | Colossal

<p>I had to pick up my jaw when this image first appeared in my inbox this morning. The density, detail and subject matter was so instantly compelling …

On the Fringe of Genre – A Film Review of ‘Upstream Color’ - The Fox Is Black

Thoughtful filmmakers intent on making engaging experimental films in today’s cinematic climate are fearless. Only a handful of filmmakers, able to …

Layers Of Video Game Action, Captured In Eye-Exploding GIFs

Here’s what you’re subjecting your eyeballs to when you binge on Xbox.<p>A few weeks back, your favorite blogger’s favorite blogger, Jason Kottke, posted an incredible animated GIF. It showed five throws by Texas Rangers pitcher Yu Darvish layered on a single frame, illustrating the remarkable …

Side by Side project 

The world is full of contrasts, and contrasts are full of beauty.<p>Side by Side project uses Instagram as its main platform. The idea is to choose a couple of pictures from different Instagram users and put them together to create a contrast or relation between them.<p>Be part of Side by Side project, post your creations here at our fan page and tag your friends.

Articles about tumblr week ryan panos on Dwell.com - Dwell

Call her the wild card (or the green card) in this U.S.–focused roundup, but London-born Zoë Ryan has graced our shores for the...<p>A new exhibit opened this weekend at the Art Institute of Chicago.<p>Spend blissful hours recharging your creative battery with these ten Tumblrs we've put together to make …

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Siri Tenden’s Graphic Nautical Paintings

Stockholm-based artist Siri Tenden, studied at the Architectural Association in London, and grew up in Norway and California. You can see influences …

PHUNK + 1956 by Tai Ping Carpets

Founded in 1956 to preserve the historical craft of handmade carpets, Hong Kong's Tai Ping has grown into a global leader in quality carpeting. In recent years the renowned maker of woven Axminster, hand-tufted, machine-tufted, printed carpet and Axminster carpet tile designs introduced 1956 by Tai …

Hong Kong

Kickstarting: An App That Turns Your Digital Photos Into Hyperactive Music Videos

Eternal Light lets you actually do something with all those snapshots you’ve amassed over the years.<p>The great thing about having good cameras on our smartphones isn’t necessarily that we can take pictures whenever the inspiration strikes. It’s that we can take a picture at one moment and <i>beam them</i> …

Watch: The Beastie Boys’ Album Covers, Explained By The Artists Who Made Them

This month, Juxtapoz Magazine dedicates an entire issue to the album art of one of rap’s greatest trios.<p>The cover for the Beastie Boys’ debut album, <i>License To Ill,</i> perfectly encapsulated the group’s subversive M.O. It showed a sleek plane with the Beasties’ logo on the tail–a nod to Led Zeppelin’s …

Are These Dancing Figures The Future Of Digital Fabrication?

Architect Marc Fornes doesn’t build buildings, he codes them. Now he’s testing his digital fabrication techniques with a series of dancing, aluminum sculptures.<p>There seems to be no shortage to experiments with fresh building materials these days: algae buildings, homes built from shipping pallets, …

Kai 'The Hatchet Hitchhiker' Is Accused Of Murder

Caleb "Kai" McGillvary, who became an Internet sensation in February with his colorful account of how he bashed a man with a hatchet to stop an attack on a utility worker in California, has been arrested and charged with murdering a lawyer in New Jersey.<p>McGillvary, The Associated Press writes, is …

Arizona Immigration Law From 2007 Faces Several Problems

<i>By JACQUES BILLEAUD, THE ASSOCIATED PRESS</i><p>PHOENIX — The immigration debate in Arizona reached a boiling point in 2007 when the state passed a groundbreaking law targeting those often blamed with fueling the nation's border woes: Employers who hire immigrants living in the U.S. illegally.<p>The law …

NYC artist's photos of unknowing subjects raise privacy concerns

A visitor views the photography of Arne Svenson at the Julie Saul Gallery in New York on May 16, 2013.<p>A detail from a photograph by Arne Svenson on show at the Julie Saul Gallery.<p>By Scott Stump, TODAY<p>A gallery exhibit in New York City showing photographs secretly taken by artist Arne Svenson of his …

Removed: news agency feed article

The article that you tried to access, which was part of a feed supplied by a news agency, is no longer on available on the Guardian …

Environmentalism

Minnesota lakes are loaded with chemicals -- even cocaine

<i>By Emily Sohn</i><i><br>Discovery News</i><p>From urban and developed to remote and isolated, lakes around Minnesota contain a wide range of chemicals, including DEET, BPA, prescription drugs and even cocaine.<p>The findings, which came out of the first large-scale, systematic statewide study, suggest that it might be …

Toronto Mayor Rob Ford denies drug video allegations

<b>The Mayor of the Canadian city of Toronto, Rob Ford, has denied allegations that he has been caught on video smoking crack cocaine.</b><p>The Toronto Star said that two of its reporters were shown the video clip - reportedly filmed on a smartphone - by someone trying to sell it to the paper.<p>The newspaper …

Toronto

Crime at sea: The world's most pirate-infested waters

Like the Caribbean of old, the waters near Somalia used to be the most heavily pirated in the world. Now there's a new king of the pirates that's quickly become a headache for governments, shipping companies, cruise lines, energy firms, global conglomerates and—perhaps most immediately—for sailors …

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Cannes 2013: panic as shots fired during TV broadcast

Actors ran for cover at the Cannes film festival on Friday after a man fired shots from a starting pistol during a live TV broadcast.<p>Oscar winner …