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Capturing the Incredibly Rare Moonlit Firefall at Yosemite

This is the famous and elusive Horsetail “Firefall” in Yosemite National Park, but unlike every other image you may have seen—taken near sunset …

Treepedia Maps Your City’s Trees, Street By Street

Using Google Street View, this project from MIT shows where cities need to do more planting.<p>On one leafy block in a Brooklyn neighborhood, the “green view index”–measuring the percentage of canopy cover from trees–is 25%. On another, just a few blocks away, the difference is stark: The index is …

DIY Concrete Lamp - Led String Light

Introduction: DIY Concrete Lamp - Led String Light<p>For this instructables I will be making a Concrete Lamp.<p>I will used these lights for an end table. …

DIY

Spotlight: John Hejduk

Artist, architect and architectural theorist John Hejduk (19 July 1929 - 3 July 2000) introduced new ways of thinking about space that are still …

Your ultimate guide to Stanley Kubrick

Stanley Kubrick spent the majority of his 71 years obsessively dedicated to photography and filmmaking. With films as diverse and well-loved as <i>The Shining, A Clockwork Orange</i>, and <i>2001: A Space Odyssey</i>, he quickly became recognised as one of the most important filmmakers of all time. His meticulous …

People in glass houses: The best uses of glass in architecture

S-House – Yuusuke Karasawa<p>S-House, by Japanese architect Yuusuke Karasawa, offers a take on the glass house that requires a very outgoing person. …

120 Hours Announces Winners of Its 2016 Competition "What Ever Happened to Architectural Space?"

The student architecture competition “120 Hours” has released the winners of its 2016 competition—“What Ever Happened to Architectural Space?”—which …

ETH Zurich

IWC África anuncia os vencedores do concurso para um centro de visitantes no Parque Nacional Kruger

• 21:00 - 2 Abril, 2015<br>• por <b>Nicolás Valencia</b><br>• Traduzido por <b>Romullo Baratto</b><p>IWC África anuncia os vencedores do concurso para um centro de visitantes no …

Photographer Captures Stark Stacks of Berlin Housing Projects

Malte Brandenburg’s photo series 'Stacked' pits grim housing blocks against clear blue skies.<p>There’s nothing quite as grim and evocative as the towering public housing blocks that puncture the skies of otherwise modestly residential city sectors. Malte Brandenburg’s photography series, <i>Stacked</i>, …

Weekend puzzlers: 10 fun mobile games to kick your brain cells into gear

It’s the weekend, high time for you to put the dreadfully dreary drudgery of the office behind you, rejuvenate your senses and pull back some of …

Italo Calvino's 'Invisible Cities', Illustrated

Lima-based architect Karina Puente has a personal project: to illustrate each and every <i>"</i>invisible" city from Italo Calvino's 1972 novel. The book, …

两个日本天才设计师,居然把极致的禁欲风玩出了黑色幽默

求你<p>别动了<p><b>禁欲系</b><p>Black Humor<p>最近挺迷两个安静的男子,<p>左边的小野直树Naoki Ono,<p>和右边的山本由纪Yuki Yamamot。<p>两个80后,一对禁欲系。<p>小野直树,1981年出生,2008年毕业于京都工艺纤维大学的建筑设计专业。山本由纪,1985年出生,2008年毕业于金泽美术工艺大学的工业设计专业。<p>2011年,两人在东京成立YOY设计工作室,<p>5年来只有17件家居设计作品而已。<p>然而,他们碾压了各国设计展,<p>包括有名头的东京设计周、米兰设计周,<p>还去了巴黎、米兰、莫斯科、新加坡等地,<p>获奖无数。<p>如果只是禁欲风,极简风,性冷淡,黑白灰,<p>有什么理由可以脱颖而出?<p>呵呵,当然不止是这样。<p>因为看完他俩的 …

Website Color Schemes: The Palettes of 50 Visually Impactful Websites to Inspire You

<i>Did you know that Facebook is blue because Mark Zuckerberg is red-green color blind?</i>“Blue is the richest color for me; I can see all of blue” says …

Fantastic Architecture: Illustrations By Bruna Canepa

Architect, illustrator and cofounder of the Miniatura project, <b>Bruna Canepa</b> has shared with us a stunning collection of her illustrations and …

Photograph: Alamy<p>Le Corbusier’s Unité d’Habitation, Marseille... both ‘ark and Ararat’.<p>84<p>image/jpeg<p>http://media.guim.co.uk/997111937a5baab351e9287257d9bffb092f6fd7/0_324_5171_3103/140.jpg<p>140<p>Photograph: www.archdaily.com<p>Los Manantiales restaurant in Mexico …

Architecture

Interview: Stunning Shots Simultaneously Capture the World Above and Below a Glacier

Photographer Steve Mandel recently ventured to Antarctica where he captured breathtaking images of glaciers. His frosty shots are a unique twist on landscape photography—instead of presenting one view of the icebergs, the California-based creative shot a split view in a single frame. Half of the …

10 Hottest Design Tools You Must Try In 2016

A recent design tools survey conducted by Khoi Vinh, one of Fast Company’s “fifty most influential designers in America”, shows that Photoshop is slowly losing its popularity among designers.<p>Answers from over 4,000 participants hailing from almost 200 countries prove that designers are open to new …

Wireframing

The Best Movies on Netflix Right Now

What Amazon is to shopping and social media is to information, Netflix is to entertainment: disruptive and dominant. After their red envelopes …

30 Best Websites to Learn Design and Development

<i>This article originally appeared on</i> <i>Despreneur</i><i>.</i><p>Some of the benefits of online education are really focused on money, personal time management, pace …

Web Design

Bernd and Hilla Becher | artnet

Bernd and Hilla Becher<p>Price on Request<p>Bernd and Hilla Becher<p>Est. 26,000–29,000 EUR<p>Bernd and Hilla Becher<p>Price on Request<p>Bernd and Hilla Becher<p>Price …

Mesmerizing Patterns Constructed Within Surreal Landscapes

Polish photographer Dariusz Klimczak applies his photo manipulation skills to carefully construct surreal landscapes filled with patterns. The recurring sequence of shapes and forms in Klimczak's aptly titled series <i>Patterns</i> include both complex, irregular visual schemes and clean, symmetrical …

Photo Manipulation

What Star Wars Owes to Soviet Architecture

Almost a decade ago, I spent a year abroad in the seashore town of Alushta, Crimea. Older sections were dotted with crumbling stone fortresses from the 15th-century Tartar era, while newer parts were the cloned rows of <i>Khrushchyovka</i> apartment complexes built during Soviet times. Smack-dab in between …

Star Wars

Shooting Above-and-Below Photos of Icebergs with a Custom Camera Rig

Photographer Steve Mandel just returned from Antarctica, where he made photos of icebergs using an underwater camera, a surface camera, and a …

Videography

12 Excel Formulas Every Architect Should Know

<i>It may not be the most exciting piece of software an architect will ever use, but Microsoft's Excel is a powerful tool which can help architects with</i> …

This World is Awesome (20 photos)

As a National Geographic photographer since 1995, Stephen Alvarez has explored our world in ways most of us can only imagine. His global stories have won him numerous awards and taken him to amazing places, much like our all-time favorite photographer, Steve McCurry.<p>Over the past fifteen years, …

Artistic Architecture and Landscape Photography (15 photos)

Varlose, Denmark-based freelance architectural and landscape photographer Kim Holtermand takes photos that make you appreciate life's still moments. There's an underlining moodiness to his work – you can almost feel the heavy fog surrounding the buildings or weaving through the trees. His attention …

Cinematic Film Look on a DSLR

November 23, 2015<p>How can we make our films look more expensive & professional?<p>This subject has been talked about many times here on YouTube, but I …

22-Year-Old's Incredibly Artistic Self-Portraits

<b>Prejudice</b><p>Though Budapest, Hungary-based photographer Noell S. Oszvald currently has only 22 total photos on her Flickr page, they're all so incredibly powerful, you could spend hours looking at each one. The 22-year-old started taking photos a little over a year ago, though you wouldn't know that …