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Digital Papercut Illustrations by Eiko Ojala | Colossal

<p>Since our last article on Eiko Ojala (previously) the Estonian graphic designer and illustrator has continued his fantastic three dimensional …

Human Dimensions Bag

What would it look and feel like if our DNA evolved to have a pouch like a kangaroo? That is the essence of the Fluoa Fusion Silver Light Backpack. …

Minimalist Halfbike Offers Upright Riding Position for Better Visibility and Excellent Control

If you think riding a bike isn’t practical enough, perhaps <b>Halfbike</b> can change your mind. Kolelinia has introduced a new bike design to bring back the …

The Tea Cup SlingsHOT Means No More Wet Tea Bags

There’s nothing like a hot cup of tea to bring peace and relaxation. There is one minor annoyance though – getting every inch of tasty tea out of …

Furniture

The Faces of Food Stamps

Carly Poe, and her 14-year-old son Julian, Portland, Ore. Before the cut, she was receiving $240/month in SNAP benefits.<p>... VIEW MORE<p>Jeff Riedel for …

Ads of the World™

Nobile Tribes - Sun<p>Creative Agency: Saatchi & Saatchi IS, Warsaw, Poland<p>2018 Clio Awards<p>Welcome to Clio Town<p>Deadline: April 20th<p>Highlight<p>Burning …

Clio Awards

Slow Life: A Macro Timelapse of Coral, Sponges and Other Aquatic Organisms Created from 150,000 Photographs | Colossal

<p>Created by University of Queensland PhD student Daniel Stoupin, this remarkable macro video of coral reefs, sponges and other underwater wildlife, …

FOREAL's Sculpted Alphabet

FOREAL is a two-person German design studio, with an emphasis on art direction and illustration. Its talents in the latter were recently shown off …

Illustration

The Jaquet Droz Signing Machine Signs Papers Mechanically So You Don’t Have To

This embed is invalid<p>High above a scorched Earth, in a sleek yacht tethered to the tip of the Terra Two spindle, Chancellor Herman Worthy was doing paperwork. His cleaner bots were all asleep and his assistant, a lithe android build to look like a long-dead 2000s era actress, was in her charging …

Sony's 13-inch 'Digital Paper' is just like paper, except it costs $1,100

Despite years of development, E Ink's displays haven't yet replaced traditional paper everywhere. Sony's trying to change that with this 13.3-inch Digital Paper device intended for legal, educational and business environments and after we got a brief demo last year it's finally ready to go on sale …

IndHED™ Beer Identity & Package Design

This isn’t our first time that we are featuring about IndustriaHED and we just can’t help it. The process of their visual identities are just simply …

Graphic Design

Imaginative Portraits of Kids Submerged Underwater by Alix Martinez

For years, Alix Martinez has shot portraits of children not on dry land but submerged under water. With the help of some highly creative kids, she comes up with fun and imaginative scenes of little ones playing almost every sport imaginable – like golf, football, and tennis. Most of these photos …

Photography

Brand Marks by Dominik Pacholczyk

Inspiring Brand Marks.<p>Dominik Pacholczyk is a Lodz, Poland based graphic designer and art director specializing in logo design, development of …

Barely-there Biffy

Iota is an ingenious solution that not only uses considerably less water than standard toilets, but even has a smaller physical footprint in the …

Infographic Elements from Overflow Design Group

Infographic Elements – Vol. 3.<p>It takes a lot of time to create interesting infographics. Luckily, there are people who are familiar with it. The …

Chest of Drawers by Edward Johnson

Chest of Drawers with Ripples.<p>Interior and furniture designer <b>Edward Johnson</b> wanted to push laminating in a new direction combined with his elegant …

Furniture

The History of Flat Design: Efficiency, Minimalism, Trendiness

It seems as though any time you hear about Web design these days, you can’t help but come across the term “flat design.” While the flat Web design trend has been emerging in recent years, it seemed to have exploded in popularity thanks to large companies and organizations changing their design …

Adorable Mother and Daughter Show Off Impressive Yoga Moves

We have officially found the cutest pair of yoga partners ever. Yoga instructor Laura Kasperzak (@laurasykora on Instagram) frequently shares pictures of herself pulling off impressive yoga moves with her very young daughter. Often wearing matching outfits, the cute mother-daughter duo are seen …

Yoga

Artist Forms Clever Illustrations Out of Ground Coffee

According to artist Liv Buranday, aka @livscreams, coffee is for much more than just drinking! As the Philippines-based nursing student watched her father one morning, she was inspired by his love for coffee and she began experimenting with the grounds as a medium for her artwork. She says, “I've …

Coffee

Hyperrealistic Eyes Drawn with Colored Pencils | Colossal

<p>Texas-based graffiti artist Redosking draws fantastically detailed eyes using colored pencils. It seems like eyes are a common muse for illustrators …

Tranquil Chapel Invites You to Leave Troubles Above Ground

The nearly-hidden Ecumenical Chapel in Cuernavaca, Mexico is a place to reflect on the meaning of life. It was a private commission for the firm BNKR Arquitectura, and their third religious-based project. They used previously constructed concepts as inspiration for the design. While their first two …

Mexico

Water Droplets Flow Uphill through a Superheated Maze Thanks to the Leidenfrost Effect | Colossal

<p>The folks over at Science Friday made this fascinating video about the Leidenfrost Effect, where water dropped on an extremely hot surface is …

Colin Powell's 60-Year-Old Selfie Is Everything You Could Ever Hope For in a Selfie

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>"I was doing selfies 60 years before you Facebook folks. Eat your heart out Ellen!" Colin Powell …

Daily Inspiration #1707

This post is part of our daily series of posts showing the most inspiring images selected by some of the Abduzeedo's writers and users. If you want …

Digital Art

Seagate Backup Plus Fast review: The fastest and most capacious portable drive - CNET

<b>The Good</b> The <b>Seagate Backup Plus Fast</b> is indeed extremely fast, and includes helpful backup software. The drive also provides top capacity, and is bus-powered.<p><b>The Bad</b> Users can't change the internal drives; the RAID 0 setup might result in a higher risk of data loss.<p><b>The Bottom Line</b> The Backup Plus …

Gear & Gadgets

VLC's media player hits Windows 8 in beta form

Let's say you bought a new laptop and wanted to check out a few videos that you <i>legally</i> downloaded without leaving Windows 8's touch-focused UI -- until now, your options have been pretty limited. If you're feeling a little adventurous though, the beta version of VLC's media player that <i>Microsoft …