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My Modern Shop Spotlight - Kenji Croman's Breathtaking Wave Photography

Photographer Kenji Croman naturally discovered his love for the ocean at a young age while growing up in Hawaii. He spent his teen years boogie boarding and bodysurfing and experiencing the power of the crashing waves firsthand. Eventually, as an adult, Croman discovered that he could share these …

Photography

The Rolling Stones Illustrations by Stavros Damos

Illustrated portraits of the the legendary Rolling Stones.<p>Thessaloníki, Greece based illustrator Stavros Damos has created this amazing series of The …

Guitar

Spotted at JLC Live: Unusual Tools from Prazi USA

We recommended the Grabit Pro Screw Extractor in last year's Gift Guide, and mentioned the Accutrax Pencil Blade here. Here they are in action, as …

Artworks by Reey Whaar

Macabre Paintings and Illustrations.<p>Reey Whaar is an artist and illustrator based in Moscow, Russia. His illustrations and paintings depict different …

Art

Check Out Future's New Song "Covered N Money"

Future's feature-heavy new album <i>Honest</i> is out on April 22 through A1/Freebandz/Epic. We've heard the title track and "Move That Dope" ; now he's shared a hard new album cut called "Covered N Money"—stream it below, via <i>SPIN</i>.<p>Embedded content is unavailable.<p>Watch Future with TNGHT in an episode of …

The Carpenter Font Family by Fenotype

The Carpenter – Elegant Script Font Family.<p>This elegant and versatile script typeface was designed by Emil Karl Bertell (Font Publisher: Fenotype).</b> …

Typography

Remarkable Hobo Nickels Carved from Clad Coins by Paolo Curcio | Colossal

<p>About two years we featured a great selection of skull nickels, a numismatic curiosity where miniature bas relief sculptures are carved into coins, …

Amazing Animated Optical Illusions! #6

Swooshart - Nike Meets Classic Art

The Nike symbol, also known as the Swoosh, is one of the most important icons of modern culture. The simplicity is memorable and we can spot and …

Best in Show: Our Favorites From the 2013 L.A. Auto Show

What was once a relatively small-potatoes event on the international auto show circuit now plays host to a number of major debuts, and we were on the scene at the 2013 Los Angeles auto show to comprehensively cover all the new sheetmetal. This year, a wide array of concept and production vehicles …

Katy Perry (In Any Language)

Katy Perry, whose latest album, <i>Prism</i>, came out in October, is a global pop star with subtext. Like many of her songs, her current hit “Roar,” which topped the American charts (the video garnered 35 million views on YouTube within the first three days of the single’s release), is an anthem with …

Wildlife photographer of the year 2013 – in pictures

The results of the wildlife photographer of the year 2013 competition have been announced at London's Natural History Museum. The overall winner is South African photographer Greg du Toit for his picture Essence of Elephants, a portrait of elephants in Botswana. Here is a selection of some of the …

Mesmerizing Translucent Waves from 19th Century Paintings

The late 19th century Armenian-Russian painter Ivan Konstantinovich Aivazovsky created some truly spectacular paintings of seascapes that capture the beautiful, shimmering essence of the tumultuous waters. The marine artist gained recognition for his impeccable ability to recreate the expressive …

Art

Slow Cooker Pulled Pork Tacos with Sweet Chili Slaw

Heat a large skillet over medium-high heat and add olive oil. Cover the pork with the salt, pepper, paprika, onion powder and garlic powder. Sear the …

Stunning Illustrations by Paweł Jońca

Creative Illustration Art.<p>The Warszawa, Poland based illustrator Paweł Jońca discovered his love for drawing in his early childhood. Later he worked …

Posters

Daily Inspiration #1569

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 …

Move Over, Scott -- Clint Eastwood Was The Original All-American Hunk

Clint Eastwood is a stone cold fox. The 83-year-old actor-turned-director-turned politician has starred in more blockbuster hits than some of his younger counterparts combined, and has easily become one of the biggest stars to ever grace Hollywood.<p>Though Eastwood has talent in spades, we want to …

What André 3000 Can Teach Men About Taking Fashion Risks

Today marks the 10-year anniversary of Outkast's "Speakerboxxx/The Love Below" album, meaning it's been a decade since André 3000 stole our hearts with his schoolboy charm.<p>As one-half of the legendary hip-hop duo, André fused jazz, soul and funk sounds with Prince-like synths for a harmonious love …

Why do music videos portray black women as exotic sex objects?

From Miley Cyrus to Major Lazer, pop promos have become filled with sexualised representations of minority women. Now it's time to take a stand, says Ikamara Larasi<p>As a music lover born in 1989, I was so excited when the digital television revolution came to our house and gave me access to …

How Video Games Revived The Dying Art Of Japanese Woodprinting

A successful Kickstarter campaign that depicts classic video characters like Mario and Zelda in medieval Japan has injected new designs into an ancient but stagnating craft.<p>Whether Hyrule or the Mushroom Kingdom, we’re used to video game heroes saving their own respective pixel worlds. This is the …

Magnificent Lettering Works

Lettering is an art for very few. Coming up with these fantastic compositions is the work of some very talented people, which I truly admire! So …

How do you get a job as a designer without going to design school? - The Fox Is Black

That’s the question posed in this Quora thread with some rather smart answers to go along with it. As an untraditionally trained designer who didn’t …

Fresh From The Dairy: Money Talks

I’ve got money on the brain this week, but not the actual coins and bills, but the <i>idea</i> of money… how it makes us feel, why we do what we do… I picked …