Damon Andrew Johns

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Brilliant New Typeface Combines Touchable Braille With Visible Letters

With an innovation that makes you wonder why no one thought of it earlier, Japanese designer Kosuke Takahashi has created a new typeface that allows everyone equal access to information, whether they can see or not. The 24-year-old just released his <b>Braille Neue</b> typefaces, where English and Japanese …

Typography

Step Inside a Striking São Paulo Home

Young Brazillian architect Felipe Hess continues to impress us with his stunning design work throughout São Paulo and beyond. His latest project, the …

A Stunning Scandinavian Sleeping Pod

As if the Scandinavian landscape couldn’t get any prettier, imagine experiencing it from a cozy little pod on the back of your 4×4. Mink Campers is a …

World's Largest Picture Frame Makes A Debut In Dubai

<b>Dubai</b> is known for being home to some of the world's most innovative architectural, including the planet's first rotating skyscraper due for a 2020 …

Skyscrapers

Los Terrenos

Clad in mirrored glass, Los Terrenos camouflages itself with the reflection of its Mexico woodland setting. Under its gabled roof is the main living …

Rory

Industrial Design: Taptop Computer Concept

We have shared a concept about MacOs with an edge to edge design and now we are featuring a totally different perspective with an industrial design …

Taylor Wessing photographic portrait prize 2017 – in pictures

Photography,Taylor Wessing photographic portrait prize,Culture,National Portrait Gallery,Art and design,Awards and prizes,Art<p>The annual Taylor Wessing prize exhibition showcases new work from some of the world’s most exciting contemporary photographers. Those selected for inclusion in the …

Photography

This is the Chaos Caused by Flying a Drone Near an Airport

On July 2nd, 2017, Gatwick Airport in the UK was forced to suspend its runways for a total of 14 minutes because a drone was flown in restricted …

Airplanes

How to Pick the Right Camera Settings for Every Scenario

Fresh from telling us to stop asking about camera settings, Tony Northrup is back with a 17-minute video going in depth on the general camera …

Gigantic Wood Tower by EFFEKT

The Danish leisure park <i>Camp Adventure</i> has teamed with the architecture studio EFFEKT in order to design a colossal tower, which will be built in 2018 …

LEGO House Opens Its Doors to the Public with Incredible Creative Experiences for All Ages

Located in the company's hometown of Billund, Denmark, the highly anticipated LEGO House recently opened its doors to the public. Designed by BIG, the building appears as 21 stacked LEGO bricks topped with colorful terraces that denote the different creative learning areas inside.<p>The experiential …

Lego

Chicken House / Büros für Konstruktivismus

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> This former chicken house was built in Berlin right after World War II. It is located in a lush garden …

Architecture

The Exposure Triangle: Making Sense of Aperture, Shutter Speed, and ISO

How important is exposure in photography? What are the components of exposure? What is the “Exposure Triangle”? These are the questions I will …

Olastorpsägen 97, Bjärehalvön, Torekov, M, 26995, Sweden - Luxury Home for Sale - Mansion Global

Home Anne Hathaway Shared With Ex-Boyfriend Raffaello Follieri Is on the Market<p>In the mid-2000s the actress lived in the Olympic Tower spread, which …

Reinventing the Cigar Pipe

I just love going through students projects, they are so creative and some of them really show such craftsmanship to the idea and execution. And I …

Industrial Design

To free the creative process from the keyboard, a designer invented off-screen tools for all to use

“We change our minds by moving our hands,” wrote cognitive psychologist Susan Goldin-Meadow in a seminal 2014 study about how gestures and physical tasks deepen and enhance creative thinking. But for most designers, gone are the days of drawing pads, inks, pencils, glues, rulers, thumbnails and …

Typography

The affordable mod pod revolution: Design your own space-age, factory-made house for £250,000

The word “prefab” tends to summon up negative images of flimsy little bungalows thrown up overnight to solve the post-war housing shortage. Factory-built homes, rolled off a production line and delivered on the back of a lorry doesn’t quite fit the dream of the archetypal Englishman’s castle. But …

Playfully Creative UFO-Inspired Milk Packaging Is Out of This World

Every kid's morning cup of calcium just got an extraterrestrial twist, thanks to the design team at I-Media. This Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan-based creative agency has developed quirky new packaging for the Molocow milk company, inspired by the famous legend of a Kansas cow's alien abduction. Youngsters …

Ready for my close up: Captivating macro photographs show insects in detail - Telegraph

Shigeru Ban Designed The Ultimate Ballpoint Pen For Architects

Today’s architect is more likely to create building plans on a computer than on paper, even though hand drawing is still alive and well amongst today’s most well-known designers.<p>Still, there was a time where draftsmen whipped out their pencils and trusty architect’s scale to compose technical …

Architecture

The Best Cities for Expats

Maybe it's time for a relocation.<p>As an expat, it can be difficult to adjust to a new city and make an unfamiliar place feel like home. Some cities are easier than others, though, and thankfully, some people have crunched the numbers to tell us where exactly they are: Mercer, a global consulting …

Airline Employees Spill 12 Fascinating Secrets of Air Travel That Passengers Don't Know

Some scary, some interesting, and some downright bizarre.<p>Over at Reddit, someone asked airline employees to share secrets that we muggles don't know about the magical world of air travel. Hoo boy! There are some doozies. As someone who has to fly the (sometimes not so) friendly skies next week, I …

What will happen in 2016?

World news,Syria,Yemen,Greece,China,US elections 2016,Cyprus,Hillary Clinton,Bernie Sanders,Donald Trump,Marco Rubio,Ben Carson,Asia Pacific,Europe,Middle East and North Africa,US news,Barack Obama,Democrats,Republicans,Ted Cruz,Xi Jinping,United Nations,The Economist,Ashley …

Foreign Policy

Creatively Warped Photos Offer New Inception-Like Perspective of Istanbul

Eminn Yeni Mosque<p>Photographer Aydın Büyüktaş‘s surreal images of Istanbul force one to adopt a new outlook on a world where the laws of the universe do not seem to apply. The Turkish artist explores the concepts of dimensionality and perspective with his series, <i>Flatland</i>. Büyüktaş's warped …

Foxglove speakeasy by NC Design & Architecture is hidden behind an umbrella shop

This Hong Kong speakeasy by NC Design & Architecture is disguised as an umbrella shop, and is accessed via a secret doorway towards the back of the …

29 photos of daily life on Malaysia's most remote islands, where 'sea gypsies' live miles away from civilization

Earlier this year, French photographer Réhahn took a trip to some of Malaysia's most remote islands in the hopes of documenting the lives of the Bajau, the "sea gypsies" who inhabit the area.<p>Located off the east coast of the Malaysian city of Sabah, the island of Borneo was Réhahn's jumping-off …

Smart Bicycle Compass Embraces the Freedom of Travel

London design studio MAP invented a convenient compass that lets cyclists have fun while traveling. BeeLine is a navigation system that wirelessly connects to a user's phone from a handlebar attachment. Once a destination is selected and your phone is put away, BeeLine won't give you strict, …

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The Race of Gentlemen by Johannes Huwe