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Twitter Moments has been hailed as its 'most important feature ever' — but advertisers are saying 'wait and see'

Wired described Moments as "Twitter's most important feature ever," referring to how the new feature might help people who don't currently understand how to use the platform to finally "get Twitter." The company's own execs have been brutally honest about how it needs to simplify the service to …

Advertising

A Visual Dictionary of Philosophy: Major Schools of Thought in Minimalist Geometric Graphics

Rodin believed that his art was about removing the stone not part of the sculpture to reveal the essence of his artistic vision. Perhaps this is what Catalan-born, London-based graphic designer Genis Carreras implicitly intended in chiseling away the proverbial philosopher’s stone to sculpt its …

The World’s Oldest Living Things: A Decade-Long Photographic Masterpiece at the Intersection of Art, Science, and Philosophy

<i>“Our overblown intellectual faculties seem to be telling us both that we are eternal and that we are not,”</i> philosopher Stephen Cave observed in his poignant meditation on our mortality paradox And yet we continue to long for the secrets of that ever-elusive eternity.<p>For nearly a decade, …

Fictitious Dishes: Elegant and Imaginative Photographs of Meals from Famous Literature

Food and literature have a long and arduous relationship, from the <i>Artists’ and Writers’ Cookbook</i> to Jane Austen reimagined in recipes to Alice B. Toklas’s literary memoir disguised as a cookbook to those delicious dishes inspired by <i>Alice in Wonderland</i>. But nowhere does that relationship come alive …

The Wizard of Oz, Reimagined by Beloved Illustrator Lisbeth Zwerger

As a lover of vintage children’s books, especially ones that have elicited exquisite illustrated reimaginings over the years, I was thrilled to come upon an extraordinary 1996 edition of <b>The Wizard of Oz</b> (<i>public library</i>), illustrated by <b>Lisbeth Zwerger</b> — one of the most remarkable, original, and …

Mr. Bliss: Tolkien’s Little-Known Children’s Book for His Own Kids, Lovingly Handwritten and Illustrated by the Author Himself

<b>J.R.R. Tolkien</b> firmly believed that there is no such thing as writing “for children” and yet, unbeknownst to most, he joined the ranks of famous authors of literature for grown-ups who wrote little-known children’s books — including Mark Twain, Maya Angelou, James Joyce, Aldous Huxley, Virginia …

The Dark Side of Certainty: Jacob Bronowski on the Spirit of Science and What Auschwitz Teaches Us About Our Compulsion for Control

Richard Feynman memorably argued that the chief responsibility of a great scientist is to remain uncertain. <i>“It’s a wonderful idea: thoroughly conscious ignorance,”</i> Stuart Firestein asserted in his wonderfully poetic TED talk on why ignorance rather than knowledge drives science. And yet the toxic …

George Orwell’s Animal Farm Illustrated by Ralph Steadman

In 1995, more than twenty years after his irreverent illustrations for <i>Alice in Wonderland</i>, the beloved British cartoonist <b>Ralph Steadman</b> put his singular twist on a very different kind of literary beast, one of the most controversial books ever published. To commemorate the 50th anniversary of the …

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5 Reasons Why Image Noise is Your Friend

Amazing low light capabilities, or so the marketing screams. It seems the mantra of every camera manufacturer these days – the total elimination of …

#MyToyPlane: Creative Forced Perspective Photos of Toy Plane Take Off on Instagram

In what is one of the more unique and well-executed uses of perspective photography I’ve ever seen, Instagrammer Varun Thota has combined his love …

Tongue-in-Cheek Infographic Predicts How Many Likes Your Instagram Post Will Get

Forget MIT and their fancy schmancy algorithms that were developed using the scientific method and 2.5 million photos as a sample… this handy little …

Magnificent Street Photographs in B/W this Season – Editor’s Choice

<b>Street Photography</b> and Black and White go hand in hand. Be it capturing the light, or a soulful portrait with great ambiance, or an incredible moment …

Street Photography

Traditional life in the Siberian Arctic - in pictures

Photographer Bryan Alexander has travelled Siberia documenting the lives of the Chukchi, Dolgan, E'ven, Khanty, Komi, Nenets, and Nganasan people, showing their traditional camps, transportation and dress, as well as activities such as herding, hunting and fishing. 'Whisper of the Stars: …

Expressive Black and White Long-Exposure Landscapes

Fine art photographer Vassilis Tangoulis finds the mystery and magic within everyday landscapes and translates those moments into visually complex black and white photographs. His beautifully contemplative, simple scenes feature dramatic lighting, textured details, perfect symmetry, and crisp …

Landscape Photography

Artist Zimoun Unleashes a Plastic Storm Inside of a Museum

Swiss artist Zimoun has recently unleashed a "plastic storm" inside of the Museo d'Arte di Lugano in an impressive installation entitled <i>36 Ventilators, 4.7m3 Packing Chips</i>. The kinetic artwork features a plethora of styrofoam peanuts and large fans that blow them against the museum's broad window …

Peanuts

NASA Designs the "Z-2" Space Suit with Your Help

NASA engineers are redesigning the space suit to look and perform like it never has before. The new <i>Z-2</i> suit is anticipating the fact that astronauts will encounter some unprecedented environments in deep space. But they haven't designed it all behind closed doors. Three different versions of the …

Space Exploration

Realistic Comfort Foods Playfully Knitted Out of Wool

This playful project features a collection of delicious foods that you can't actually eat. <i>The Comfort Food</i> series is a collaboration between model maker and prop stylist Jessica Dance and food photographer David Sykes. The two paired up to put a little twist on typical food photography.<p>Dance used a …

Knitting

Tiny Objects Perfectly Paired with Matching Pantone Swatch

One morning when designer Inka Mathew was looking at the flowers in her front yard, she began to wonder what Pantone swatch would correspond with her vibrant blue buds. She eventually found a perfect match and photographed the flower with PMS 2726. The post became a big hit on Instagram and thus a …

Swatch

Editorial Illustrations for Ideat Magazine

Editorial illustrations about Contemporary Lifestyle and Design.<p>Paris, France based agency La suite Illustration has realized this editorial project …

Graphic Design

Insurance Company Corporate Identity of LORENSEGS

Corporate Identity Design by IndustriaHED™ for Insurance Company LORENSEGS.<p>IndustriaHED™ is a creative studio dedicated to empower and establish …

Graphic Design

More Breathtakingly Surreal Photos by Hossein Zare

Iranian photographer Hossein Zare is an absolute master at creating spectacular photos that depict otherworldly and surreal scenes. Through a combination of photography and digital manipulation in Photoshop, Zare creates powerful images that look as if they come from dreamscapes, with recurring …

Modern Art