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The BrushKnob USB dial wants to help you speed up your Photoshop workflow

External dials and gizmos have been common in the movie industry for years. Their sole purpose in live is to help speed up workflow and productivity, …

Tricky Remembers 1996, The Year He Was 'Nearly God'

The producer born Adrian Thaws takes a rare look back at the busy year after the massive success of 'Maxinquaye.'<p>Twenty years ago, Tricky faced an avalanche of lofty expectations amidst the afterglow of critical and commercial praise following the release of his 1995 solo debut <i>Maxinquaye</i>. The album …

I transformed my Jeep into a moving house to travel Africa for 2 years — here's what it was like to build

A few years ago I drove a Jeep from Alaska to Argentina. I learned a lot on that trip about where I want to go and what kind of vehicle I want to live in.<p>After years of saving and planning, I bought a 2007 four-door Jeep Wrangler Unlimited Rubicon to turn into a house on wheels to drive around …

Hardtop

Listen to Original Versions of Kanye's "Waves" and "Famous" and Prepare to Ascend

Is it blasphemous that Chance's contributions were left off The Life of Pablo?<p>Cast your mind back, if you will, to February and the run-up to Kanye West's seventh solo album <i>The Life of Pablo</i>. Before the album dropped on TIDAL, Chance the Rapper announced that he'd been fighting a personal battle to …

Rap & Hip-Hop

The Nugget

<i>Dudes! We are overhauling a 1972 Bell Travel Trailer! Follow the entire series from the beginning here! This Nugget project is sponsored by my</i> …

Just Turned 40? An Architect Says It's Time To Design For Aging

When Architect Matthias Hollwich was approaching 40, he wondered what the next 40 years of his life might look like. He looked into the architecture that serves older adults, places like retirement communities and assisted living facilities, and didn't like what he saw. But what if we changed our …

University of Pennsylvania

Why We Should All Be More Pretentious

As an insult, pretentiousness says more about the accuser than the accused.<p>I've always had an aversion to pretension. I think most of us do. No one wants to be viewed as pretentious, and a quick Twitter search shows that the word is used roughly once a minute to call people out for everything from …

Film School Cinema 2015/16 by

20. The Lobster

As 2016's cinematic pickings are still pretty slim for the most part ahead of blockbuster season, what better time to catch up with all of those 2015 …

The illusion of life

A Series Of Distorted And Realistic Portraits That Appear Confusing And Uncanny At First Glance

In Lee Griggs’ pictures, each face has a different shape yet the same human features. The Madrid-based artist is playing with distorted skin and …

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Take a look around the extraordinary derelict island featured in the James Bond movie 'Skyfall'

One photographer, Kevin Dooley, has documented the entire island — and it's pretty spectacular.<p>People first settled Hashima because of nearby coal resources. The Mitsubishi Group bought the island in 1890 to use it as a base for coal extraction from the sea.<p>Dooley used Google Street View to find …

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The world's most controversial logos

The new Tokyo Olympics logo has been scrapped following allegations of plagiarism, but it is not the first time big brands have found themselves …

The New Outdoor Living Room: 10 Favorite Built-in Sofas for Decks and Patios

We’re in the process of gutting our backyard. One of the design elements we’re adding is a large deck with a built-in, U-shaped sofa–a spot for the …

A Contemporary Home Designed To Fit Within A Historic Area

Bates Masi Architects have designed a home for a young couple in East Hampton, New York, that would accommodate their growing family and reflect …

Get A Custom-Made Bike Without Breaking The Bank

KP Cykler makes customizing a classic bicycle online easy and affordable.<p>Denmark-based designer Kaspar Peek has been a bike fanatic since childhood. He has worked as a bike mechanic, participated in BMX competitions, and commuted around London, where he used to work at a creative agency, on his …

Thrifty Architect Built Himself a Warm Modern Home for $175K

When architects build their own homes, they tend to tackle awesome challenges like, say, making grain silos wonderfully livable or crafting indoor "tree houses." For Austin-based architect <b>Shane Michael Pavonetti</b>, it was all about building a low-budget modern dwelling that doesn't look low-budget at …

Framing

Typography Summer by Matt Chinworth

Sites of the Week: Kalexiko, Acorns, Semplice and more

One of the most stylish websites I've seen lately, it's called Semplice, take a look! Also I need to give a mention today to BarCamp Omaha and …

APairOfPears

Typographic Artworks by MUTI for The Hope Factory

The Hope Factory – A series of typographic artworks in a colorful hand-painted style by studio MUTI.<p>It’s not really one of the latest projects …

Cape Town

Villa Blåbär, a House Located in Nacka, Sweden by pS Arkitektur

Villa Blåbär – Modern architecture in harmony with Sweden’s nature.<p>The team of pS Arkitektur has completed Villa Blåbär, a house located in Nacka, …

Jkreativ – Multi-Layer Parallax WordPress Theme

Jkreativ, a multi-layer Parallax theme for multiple purpose.<p>The beautiful <b>Jkreativ WordPress theme</b> was developed and designed by the creative folks of …

ROOM Collection by Erik Olovsson & Kyuhyung Cho

ROOM Collection is a modular furniture system that is made up of 25 stackable blocks with geometric voids and a low table that let you compose your …