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Video Illustrations of "The Twelve Rules of Animation"

Spot the ones that overlap with industrial design sketching & animations<p>Of the many technical skills an industrial designer must master, the first is …

Animation

Video Illustrations of "The Twelve Rules of Animation" - Design News From All Over The World

Of the many technical skills an industrial designer must master, the first is sketching. And there’s a reason why, as college freshman, we’re thrown …

TORO & CUERPO Poster Illustrations by Raul Urias

TORO & CUERPO, two poster illustrations inspired by the sculptural art of Greece and Mexico.<p>Raul Urias is a talented illustrator who lives and works …

Telling Snapshots Display All Worldly Possessions

In this project by Swedish photographer Sannah Kvist, the artist decided to document her twenty-something friends during this time of youthful life when owning a couch is a rarity and and moving around to new homes or new cities is an easy process. The artist, photographer, and freelance photo …

Plan 9 Project: 'Skate Trades' Trailer

Skate Trades is a short film that outlines the correlation between skateboarding and trades work in<p><i>Skate Trades</i> is a short film that outlines the correlation between skateboarding and trades work in a uniquely informative way. Jason Bothe, a.k.a. Renee Renee, made the film come to fruition after …

Levi's Red Tab 2015 Spring/Summer Lookbook

Levi’s Red Tab returns for Spring/Summer 2015, hitting the storied brand’s haunts in San Francisco<p>Levi’s Red Tab returns for Spring/Summer 2015, hitting the storied brand’s haunts in San Francisco to highlight its latest collection while simultaneously paying homage to its roots in Northern …

The Quiet Life 2015 Spring "Mountain Pack" Lookbook

Regarded around these parts for its clean graphics, The Quiet Life continues to do what it does<p>Regarded around these parts for its clean graphics, The Quiet Life continues to do what it does best with its first release for the year. Shifting its focus to the outback peaks, the “Mountain Pack” …

Intricate Modular Paper Sculptures by Richard Sweeney | Colossal

<p>Inspired by the organic forms of nature like mounds of snow and clouds, English artist Richard Sweeney creates delicate modular sculptures out of …

Art

50 Years of David Bowie’s Hairstyles in a Single GIF | Colossal

<p>To celebrate his 68th birthday last week, illustrator Helen Green created an animated gif of every one of David Bowie’s hairstyles from 1964-2014. …

School Your School With These 8 Digital Tools

Is your New Year's resolution to get better grades? Make studying and school projects easier -- or even fun? Luckily tech out there can help you study, organize, and most importantly get that A. Here is a list for owning the classroom in the digital age.<p><b>1. StudyBlue</b><p>StudyBlue uses crowdsourcing to …

Elite: Dangerous Is The Ultimate 'Water Cooler' PC Game

Probably the highest praise I can pay Elite: Dangerous is that it’s been a genuine struggle forcing myself to stop playing long enough to write about it. That’s because of the limitless stories that happen so organically while pirating/space trucking/Han Solo’ing your way through Frontier …

Fanfiction

DIY Animated Loading Message Birthday Card

Now that it’s been 20 years since Windows 95 came out, make your longtime PC-loving friend a birthday card that illustrates their advanced age by referencing that ancient operating system with this diabolically clever DIY animated loading message birthday card tutorial by Instructables member …

Nike Free Trainer 3.0 V3 "Black/Black-White"

Nike’s Free Trainer 3.0 V3 enjoys the release of a new understated colorway. The Free Trainer 3.0<p>Nike‘s Free Trainer 3.0 V3 enjoys the release of a new understated colorway. The Free Trainer 3.0 V3 has represented one of Nike’s most minimalist training options with a ultra-flexible sipped tooling …

Filling Pieces 2015 Spring/Summer Collection

Fresh off the release of its fifth anniversary pack, Filling Pieces returns with a preview to its<p>Fresh off the release of its fifth anniversary pack, Filling Pieces returns with a preview to its forthcoming 2015 spring/summer collection. The first of many drops will introduce seven exclusive styles …

Awesome Google Features You May Not Have Known About

For example, did you know that Google can guide you through your wedding?<p>From the silly to the useful, these Google features (which we picked out of this great Quora thread) will make you love Google even more than you probably already did.

Artist Sketches Candid Scenes While Traveling Around the World

Cherngzhi Lian, a Singapore-based artist and frequent traveler, sketches on every flight, bus ride and train trip. His journeys result in Moleskine notebooks filled with drawings that allow us to vicariously experience his travels with him.<p>Lian's work typically focuses on commuters and cityscapes. …

Michel Faber and Malcolm Gaskill – books podcast

Presented by Richard Lea and produced by Eva Krysiak

Men's Fashion, Style, Grooming, Fitness, Lifestyle, News & Politics

Style<p>The rising star dishes on fame and wears the 5 freshest summer style swerves you should try.<p>By Samuel Hine1 day agoView More<p>Best Stuff<p>We wheeled …

How To Be Effortlessly Witty In 4 Effortful Steps

Wit is to life what salt is to food: The spice that makes it not only tolerable but delicious. You can buy salt in a box at the corner store, but where do you find wit? It's in just about every work of art that's worth your time: the plays of Tom Stoppard, the poems of Patricia Lockwood, the songs …

Adventurous Mountaineers Scale the Alps for Incredible Photos

Although these stunning images might look like the work of Photoshop magic, photographer Robert Bsch (or Robert Boesch) captured these campaign photos for the Swiss mountaineering brand Mammut by carefully coordinating an entire team of mountaineers on the snowy Alps. Racing against time and …

Mountaineering

10 Photos That Prove Suits Look Great In Any Situation

Wear your favorite suit anywhere you damn well please.<p>A fine suit is one of the most versatile items in your wardrobe. Take inspiration from these brave souls and wear your favorite suit anywhere you damn well please. You'll look great. Trust us.

Savory Oatmeal Is The New Breakfast Of Champions. Here Are 13 Ways To Make It.

Put an egg on it. And then some bacon and greens, too.<p>Oatmeal is a smart way to start the day. It’s full of fiber, has a decent amount of protein and is dirt cheap. Plus, it’s really easy to make.<p>People general top oatmeal with sweet things ― like raisins, sugar and cinnamon ― but we think oatmeal …

10 Men Who Have Defined Effortless Cool

An American Supreme Court Justice once famously said of obscenity, “I shall not today attempt further to define the kinds of material I understand to …

Men's Fashion, Style, Grooming, Fitness, Lifestyle, News & Politics

Best Stuff<p>Find a toothpaste that suits your specific needs.<p>By Adam Hurly3 days agoView More<p>Hair Gods<p>See the Avengers star's new facial hair swerve …

Men's Fashion, Style, Grooming, Fitness, Lifestyle, News & Politics

Cars<p>One (possibly delusional) man’s argument for the nexus of high fashion and long cars.<p>By Jon Wilde8 hours agoView More<p>Best Dressed<p><i>GQ</i>-approved kits …

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4 Strategies For Remembering Everything You Learn

• knowledge about the subject at hand, like math, history, or programming<p>• knowledge about how learning actually works<p>The bad news: Our education system kinda skips one of them, which is terrifying, given that your ability to learn is such a huge predictor of success in life, from achieving in …

ETQ Amsterdam - Ape to Gentleman

Founded in 2010, Dutch label ETQ Amsterdam have quickly gained a reputation for releasing handcrafted sneakers with classic profiles, understated …

Men's Fashion

15 Instant Ways to Make Yourself Happier

Try these tricks now, even if you can't escape the office<p>You know all the usual ways to boost your mood: Soak up sunlight. Exercise daily. Laugh, sleep, and meditate. But if you’re feeling melancholy in the middle of the afternoon and you can’t get outside, to the gym, or to your bed, you need a …

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Men's Fashion, Style, Grooming, Fitness, Lifestyle, News & Politics

Gift Ideas<p>Don't show up at brunch empty handed.<p>22 Photos3 days agoView More<p>Fitness<p>Two <b>GQ</b> staffers unpack the gym's code of silence.<p>By Clay Skipper23 …