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Leica Minilux – Camera Review

There are few cameras that elicit the kind of lustful ogling as those made by Leica. For many photophiles, Leica’s machines are the holy grail of …

Striking Black-and-White Watercolors Depict Children and Wild Animals

Elicia Edijanto’s black-and-white watercolor paintings depict intimate scenes of children interacting with wild animals framed in striking silhouettes. The Indonesia-based artist juxtaposes small figures with large figures and dangerous characters with innocent characters in tranquil moments of …

Painting

Review: The 2014 Leica X Typ 113

Photokina 2014 saw the release of an updated Leica X model – the typ 113. I’ve decided to review it for two reasons: firstly, to make another attempt …

From the Leica M9 to the Leica M240…and Back to the M9 By Ashwin Rao

The JCH top 10 M-Mount lenses

<b>The JCH top 10 M-mount lenses</b><br>I have seen a few ‘top’ posts recently on other sites, and I thought to myself “I should do something like that”, so I …

Cityscape Daydreams Come to Life Through Captivating Composite Photos

Andrea Costantini's photo manipulations depict daydream thought bubbles by blending head shots with images of architecture and cityscapes. The Washington D.C.-based illustrator captures human subjects displaying thoughtful expressions as photos of picturesque streets and buildings hover over or …

Inspiration

This Nightlight Costs $100, And It’s Worth Every Penny

The Leeo Smart Alert is a beautifully designed nightlight that can also protect your home when you’re away.<p>Asked about the future of the connected home last week, Nest founder Tony Fadell said it wouldn’t be a single integrated <i>Jetsons</i>-like experience authored by Google or Apple. Instead, it would …

Artist Transforms 2-Year-Old Daughter's Sketches Into Detailed Paintings

Canadian artist Ruth Oosterman collaborates with her 2-year-old daughter Eve to produce beautiful paintings filled with a combination of energetic, abstract lines and gorgeous details. For each piece, the young girl first doodles on a page with black ink. Oosterman chats with her daughter as she …

Painting

Energetic Photo Series Captures Expressive Movements Mid-Air

For his final project at the University of East London, Lithuania-born photographer Tomas Januska spent seven months exploring what it might feel like to live in a world of weightlessness. His black and white series, entitled <i>Gravity</i>, features individuals as they enjoy the freedom of floating in …

Photography

Recipe Photography Concept

La designer Nora Luther & le photographe Pavel Becker ont réalisé ensemble cette série impressionnante appelée « Recipe Photography Concept » et …

Long-Lost Color Photos from 1939 Reveal Life in England on the Brink of WWII

After the death of his grandmother in February of this year, Barney Britton found an unexpected treasure while cleaning out her attic: a wooden box filled with dozens of 35mm slides documenting his grandparents' honeymoon trip in 1939. Although Britton's mother remembered seeing the photos as a …

World War II

San Francisco Cityscapes Reflected in Fragmented Puddles

At first glance, these fantastic photographs are a bit surreal. For the series, produced for The Bold Italic, photographer Angela May Chen turns everything upside-down in order to portray the city of San Francisco from unique angles–each cityscape is taken as a reflection in a puddle.<p>By focusing on …

San Francisco

New Glass Labyrinth is the Ultimate Disorienting Experience

On May 22, at Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art's sculpture park in Kansas City, artist Robert Morris unveiled <i>Glass Labyrinth</i>, a huge installation that will might just have you walking into walls. Fully transparent, the clear structure is made up of 1-inch thick glass. It's 62-foot by 62-foot by 62-foot, …

Art

Photographer Uses 130-Year-Old Camera to Capture Images of Modern England

In the age of Photoshop, cell phone snaps, and digital photography, British photographer Jonathan Keys stands out with his passion for the collodion (or wet plate) process, an early photographic process that was invented by Frederick Scott Archer in the 1850s. Armed with his 130-year-old wooden …

Photography

Three Generations of Women Wear the Same Outfit

Nina Rder's photography project “Mutters Schuhe” (Mother's Shoes) is a visual dialogue between her mother, her grandmother, and herself. These three sets of shots are based on pivotal moments or memories from Rder's mother's life. The clothes that they are wearing belonged to her mother and …

Nina Kraviz

Sada Collapsible Bike

The Bike-Powered Coffee Cart That Could Take On Starbucks

With a solar-powered-battery powering the coffeemaker, Wheely’s wants to reinvent the franchise model: sustainable, hip, and affordable–but with the power of a global brand.<p>There are over 13,000 Starbucks in the U.S. In cities like New York, where there are over 100 locations in Midtown Manhattan …

Profit

This Bike Light Projects An Image Of A Bike, So Cars Know What’s Coming

The Blaze Light projects a green image of a bike a few feet in front of its wheel, effectively elongating the bike’s footprint on the road and warning drivers of its presence.<p>For cyclists, the most dangerous place on the road is just behind a vehicle going in the same direction. When a car or truck …

A bike controlled by fingertips rather than by handlebars. Glide uphill, activate LED lights, track distance traveled.<p>Route guidance to get to the …

This Folding Electric Bike Tries To Include Any Feature Bike Commuters Might Want

It’s electric. It folds up and locks itself. It even charges your phone while you ride. The Gi Bike tries to have it all.<p>As more people start to commute by bike, designers are trying to tackle the various pain points involved with riding in the city–whether that’s finding ways to help cyclists …

Food Photography by Daryna Kossar

Daryna Kossar est une designer et photographe qui poste des photos de food art sur son compte Instagram. Des logos de réseaux sociaux faits de …

“LeapBand” นาฬิกาอัจฉริยะสำหรับเด็ก 5 ขวบ - CyberBiz

ราคาของนาฬิกาอัจฉริยะสำหรับเด็ก 5 ขวบ LeapBand คือ 40 เหรียญสหรัฐ<p><b>ในขณะที่โลกของผู้ใหญ่กำลังตื่นเต้นกับกระแสสินค้าไอทีสวมใส่ได้หรือ Wearable</b> …

Surreal Photos Taken With An Old Film Camera

Le photographe Oleg Oprisco basé en Ukraine, fait de très belles photos surréalistes de femmes féériques et rêveuses. La singularité de ce …

Funny Everyday Objects Turned Into Art

Domenic Bahmann est un directeur artistique, photographe et illustrateur australien qui s’inspire des objets du quotidien. Dans sa série « Conceptual …

Street Eraser: Giant Stickers Appear to Erase the Streets of London with Photoshop | Colossal

<p>For their Street Eraser project artists Tayfun Sarier and Guus ter Beek (who both work at Wieden+Kennedy) created giant adhesive stickers that look …

Project Offers a Glimpse Inside the Bags of 100 Creative People

<b>Victoria Ling, Photographer @ Victoria Ling</b><p>Glimpsing into a person's bag can be a very personal experience. The items that a person chooses to carry on a daily basis can offer great insight into their general character. Creative director and designer Daniel Eckler developed this series, entitled</i> …

Foreign Policy

Installation Fills a Room Entirely with Colorful and Cute Objects

Stepping into Japanese artist Sebastian Masuda's installation <i>Colorful Rebellion – Seventh Nightmare</i> feels like stumbling into a wonderland that is simultaneously vividly bright, candy-sweet, and disorienting. This installation, which filled the Kianga Ellis Projects in Chelsea, New York earlier …

Art

Gorgeous Open-Impressionism Paintings of Colorful Landscapes by Erin Hanson

Artist Erin Hanson has always had an affinity for painting, but she didn't pursue her full time artistic career until she was living in Las Vegas and rock climbing at Red Rock Canyon. The breathtaking scenes throughout the land prompted Hanson to develop a goal of producing one painting per week. …

Art