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Films to fuel your wanderlust this year

Finding oneself while traveling: it's a classic literary theme from <i>Siddhartha</i> to <i>On The Road</i>, and a somewhat overused trope in contemporary page-turners-turned-blockbusters.<p>But the process comes full circle when film adaptations inspire further adventure. Books such as <i>Into the Wild</i>, <i>Lord of the …

How people Photoshopped before Photoshop

Photoshop before Photoshop<p>100 years of manipulating images without computers<p>1856-57<p>c. 1855<p>1857<p>Almost as soon as the science of photography was …

Photo Manipulation

5 Stunning & Inspirational Branding Projects

Designers play a vital role in helping to create a brand that embodies a business, organization, or ideas and such. As a preliminary part of the …

Teemu Suviala - Kokoro & Moi [FIN]

The Short Road to Long Relationships

The way we approach project work can sometimes feel like a one night stand. New projects can be fun, exciting, and we can talk about tailoring …

On Choosing Type — I Love Typography

First Principles<p>Typography is not a science. Typography is an art. There are those who’d like to ‘scientificize’; those who believe that a large …

The 10 best school buildings

<b>1 | Hertfordshire schools</b><p>Stirrat Johnson-Marshall and others, 1940s and 50s<p>Between 1950 and 1970, the historian Andrew Saint once revealed, a new school was completed every day in England. He also said that “no more ambitious, disciplined, self-conscious or far-reaching application of the concept …

North London

Pictures of the Week 11.20.14

Typography Terms 101: Everything You Need to Know

Barbs, beaks, brackets, bowls.<p>Baffled by typography terms? You’re not alone.<p>One of the most common questions we field at Print is what the heck …

Who is the real creator - artist or technologist?

This week online editor Emily Gosling looks at who can really claim authorship of artworks created using technology designed by someone else. Who can …

Innovation

Anatomy of a Great Creative Brief

<i>Learn how to write a creative brief and perfect your business strategy with the Develop a Winning Creative Strategy Ultimate Collection. See what’s</i> …

Native Americans: Portraits From a Century Ago

In the early 1900s, Seattle-based photographer Edward S. Curtis embarked on a project of epic scale, to travel the western United States and document the lives of Native Americans still untouched by Western society. Curtis secured funding from J.P. Morgan, and visited more than 80 tribes over the …

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Agency One by Vova Lifanov #identity #packaging #branding #marketing PD<p>See more<p>Simple and very effective vector characters add a touch of quirk to …

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How to Be the Most Organized Person in the World, Starting Now

Balancing a job, workouts, laundry, bills, and a social life makes it easy to let lots of stuff pile up—constantly. And we hear you: Whether it's our …

Top 8 Most Innovative Pinball Machines of All Time

At Popular Mechanics, we've got gaming geeks, energy experts, resident astronauts and roboticists—even an extreme surgeon. But no one's got our gadget guru beat on his pinball wizardry. From the invention of solid-state guts to holographic playing fields, from the advent of anticheating devices to …

Pinball

30 Photos Capture the Spirit of the Weird and Wonderful World That is Coney Island

Summer is winding down, but our latest group show makes us wish it could last a little bit longer. We were overwhelmed with the number of photos …

What’s Up With That: How the Weather Forecaster Knows What It ‘Feels Like’ in Your City

Author: Nick Stockton. Nick Stockton Science<p>Date of Publication: 08.19.14.<p>Time of Publication: 4:01 pm. 4:01 pm<p>I’ve moved a lot, and a city never …

Apologia

<i>by Lindsay Miller</i><p>Have you seen that Pantene commercial that’s been making the social media rounds? The one that asks why women are always apologizing?<p>…

‘She’s Good, With a Capital G’: A Roxane Gay Reading List

A reading list could never do author Roxane Gay justice. For one thing, she’s incredibly prolific. She writes, edits, teaches and tweets. Within the …

10 Rising Social Networks You Should Explore

Had enough of Facebook and Twitter? It may be time to switch up your go-to social network.<p>With the daily explosion of startups, there are plenty of …

27 Musicians And Their Hits Reimagined As Buildings

What if you could live inside your favorite songs, from “Bohemian Rhapsody” to “Space Oddity?”<p>A beloved album can turn into a sonic home of sorts, and provide a measure of comfort that trumps an actual living space. Now we have a mash-up of both: In his new illustration series, “Archimusic,” …

27 Tips for Mastering Anything

This story originally appeared on Business Insider<p>What does it take to become a master at your craft? Is genius innate, or can it be learned?<p>In his book, "<i>Mastery</i>," Robert Greene draws from the latest research, interviews modern masters, and examines the lives of former greats like Albert Einstein, …

The Top 5 Longreads of the Week

Below, our favorite stories of the week. Kindle users, you can also get them as a Readlist.<p>Gideon Lewis-Kraus | Wired | April 23, 2014 | 42 minutes …

Brain Imaging

Working 9 to 5: A Reading List About the Way We Work

The lines between my life and these lists blur often, and this week is no exception; I begin a new job tomorrow.<p>1. “Workin’ 9 to 5 (What a Way to …

Edward Hopper

What's Wrong With Sentimentality?

A conversation with Leslie Jamison, author of The Empathy Exams<p>What does it mean to be a tourist inside someone else’s suffering? Sometimes, it means taking a bus ride through Los Angeles’s gang-ridden neighborhoods, or watching a former addict bleed and sweat and grow blisters as he tries to run a …

London and the U.K. From Above

Photographer Jason Hawkes has been making fascinating aerial images since 1991. With a gyro-stabilized camera, he takes photos directly from the open door of a helicopter. Hawkes has covered subjects around the world, but specializes in aerial shots of the United Kingdom. Once more, he's been kind …

Beautiful High Speed Photographs of Ink and Water

Italian graphic designer and photographer Alberto Seveso was fascinated by the art on album covers of heavy metal albums and skateboard plates. and …