Brendan Sanders

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'Launching an airline from scratch was the most fun I've ever had' - Melissa Madden career profile

<b>From orange aeroplanes to blue police call boxes, Melissa Madden ditched the legal career for the high-flying world of airline brands and</b> …

The demanding expectations of online Australians translate to offline impatience | Marketing Magazine

Australians are demanding more from businesses online and are more likely to complain if their needs aren’t met than users in other countries, …

Brilliant Macro Photos of the Natural World

While Miki Asai’s incredible work is not lacking exposure over the internet, appearing in sites like Pinterest, 500px and Bored Panda, little is …

Photographer Captures Spectacular GoPro Footage While Swimming with Jellyfish

Consider this your GoPro video break for the week. So sit back, relax, put on the head phones and make sure the video is playing in HD, because this …

New Absurd Animated Portraits by Romain Laurent | Colossal

<p>Photographer Romain Laurent (previously here and here) continues to create a new looping animated portrait each week. The photographer began the …

50 Influential Photographs That Changed Human History

1 of 51<p>Family members pass Kosovar refugee Agim Shala, 2, through a barbed wire fence into the hands of grandparents at an Albania camp, March 1999.<p>2 …

Kent State

A British Charity Is Raising Money For The Poor By Insulting Them

A new charity ad suggests that the only way to get people to pay attention to the poor is to insult them.<p>In something of an unorthodox move, the United Kingdom's Pilion Trust sent a man into a busy London street wearing a sign around his neck that said "F*** THE POOR," and filmed how people reacted.<p>…

Boardroom ties: C-suite relationships revealed (and they're crucial to performance)

Outperforming enterprises surpass their industry peers in terms of revenue growth and profitability, the study says, while under-performing …

Crazy 3-D Newspaper Ad Hides a Kitchen Inside a Classifieds Page

Innovative newspaper ads are a rare beast. We've seen a few fun ones lately—the Game of Thrones ad with the dragon shadow; the ad for the movie The …

8 hours of airliners departing from Los Angeles in one single photo

Los Angeles architectural photographer Mike Kelley posted this awesome image of almost all the departures and some of the arrivals at LAX during a …

Air New Zealand

We made history! The world's first conference kick off on an airplane was a success. Thank you to all the #SoMeT14EU attendees and Finnair for making it possible. The conference restarts tomorrow from VisitRovaniemi.fi and we can't wait!

The world's first underwater museum – in pictures

From algae-encrusted VW Beetles to classical busts covered in psychedelic coral, dive into the magical world of Jason deCaires Taylor’s seabed sculptures. He covers his exhibits – which include a dream collector and a dozing dog – in a cement that attracts growth, then plunges them to the ocean …

Winners of the 2014 Sony World Photography Awards, Part I

The Sony World Photography Awards have announced the winners of their Open, Youth, and National Award competitions today. The winners were selected from over 70,000 entries submitted by photo enthusiasts and amateurs from across the world. Overall winners and the judging of the final categories are …

12 Amazing Glimpses Into The Private Lives Of New Yorkers

Brandon Stanton has been running his website Humans of New York since November 2010, resulting in a diverse community of millions who are intrigued …

Ads of the World™

KFC's Hot & Spicy Campaign<p>Advertising Agency: Ogilvy & Mather, Hong Kong<p>Highlight<p>New Play-Doh Outdoor Campaign<p>Advertising Agency: DDB, Colombia<p>2018 …

These models have become hugely popular TV commercial stars

Advertisers tend to hire attractive people for their ads, obviously. Sex sells, right? But marketers also need to make their performers look like "normal" people, while retaining their good looks.<p>The blog "Who is that hot ad girl?" is devoted to digging up the real identities of actresses in …

The Observer's 20 photographs of the week

The best photography in news, culture and sport from around the world this week

Historical photographs get a 'colorized' makeover - in pictures

Do historic photographs look better in colour? The colorizers think so. Skilled digital artists such as Sanna Dullaway and Jordan J Lloyd are keen to remind us that the past was as colourful as the present – and their message is spreading though Reddit and Facebook.<br>• Read Jon Henley on the …

Greg P Bourlotos

Rolling an F16 while firing flares

Honda Uses Unbelievable Optical Illusions To Sell Its Fuel-Efficient SUV

Honda's new CR-V is a fuel-efficient SUV, which almost sounds impossible. Sure, it's only two-wheel-drive and it's not <i>that</i> big, but Honda wanted to play on this "impossible made possible" with an ad that uses some very cool optical illusions.<p>The commercial is even worth watching a couple of times …

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22 Epic Places You Didn't Know Existed

The world is full of wonders... wonders we know about (the Grand Canyon) and those we might not (see below). But it's important to note that this earth we all live on is an insanely beautiful place. In case you don't have the time (or funds) to visit these spectacular places, we thought we'd do you …

Incredible Underwater Park in Austria

Grner See (Green Lake) is a lake in Styria, Austria known for its shimmering, emerald-green hue and its fluctuating depth throughout the year, at times leaving a park completely submerged in it. Being that the water for the lake is provided mainly by runoff from the surrounding karst mountains, it …

45 Vintage Photos Of Manhattan In The 1940s

His works have been donated to and maintained by Cushman's alma mater Indiana University, which has kindly given us permission to publish his gallery of New York City photos taken in 1941 and 1942.<p>They give a great impression of what Chinatown, the Financial District, and Midtown looked like 70 …

More Travel Writing Tips From Don George

Last month, I had the pleasure of sitting down with <b>Don George</b>, <i>National Geographic Traveler’</i>s resident <b>#TripLit</b> expert and editor of the wildly popular <i>Lonely Planet’s Guide to Travel Writing</i> <i></i>(now in its third edition).<p>I asked the veteran travel writer and editor about his plan of attack when he’s out …

Ten of the world's most mind-blowing landscapes

Gazing at a remarkable view for the first time is one of travel’s greatest thrills – and these 10 landscapes are among the most mind-blowing we’ve ever seen.<p>Yellowstone National Park, Wyoming, USA<p>Yellowstone National Park has an embarrassment of astonishing sights, from the thundering waterfalls of …