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The best brushes for painting skin

Digital artist Charlie Bowater reveals her top brush choices for emulating the skin's natural texture and imperfections.<p>I think this all comes down …

Photograph: Alamy<p>‘Because it is limited in characters, texting discourages thoughtful discussion or any level of detail, and its addictive problems are compounded by its …

Text Messaging

The greatest brain myth there ever was?

Luc Besson’s latest sci-fi romp, Lucy, is based on the premise that the average person only uses 10% of their brain. This brain-myth has been fodder for books and movies for decades and is a tantalizing plot-device. Alarmingly, however, it seems to be widely accepted as fact. Of those asked, 48% of …

Really Cool Animation of Joseph Gordon-Levitt

Topher Grace's 'Star Wars' Prequel Re-Edit Trailer – /Film

<b>Topher Grace</b>‘s <b>Star Wars</b> Prequel Re-edit has become the stuff of Internet legend. Fans went crazy a few years back when news broke the <i>That 70’s Show</i> …

Star Wars

JJ Abrams Shares STAR WARS EPISODE VII Details

The Beauty of RWBY's Fight Scenes Will Make Your Jaw Drop

Over the last few months, the good people over at Rooster Teeth (the group behind machinima hit <i>Red vs Blue</i>) have been producing their own original …

The Giphoscope turns your favorite GIF into a hand-cranked work of art

If you were to accuse us of being fans of GIFs we wouldn't disagree, but what happens when you want to share that perfect, singular moment away from the confines of a computer screens? One particularly beautiful solution is called The Giphoscope. The work of Marco Calabrese and Alessandro Scali, …

This morning we check in with Estonian illustrator, graphic designer, and art director Eiko Ojala. Eiko is back with some more fantastic paper cutting work! Image gallery: http://j.mp/1cB5Fps

Best of 2013: Portraits of an Elderly Superhero by Andreas Englund

Originally published on November 7th, 2013: A painting of a superhero is one thing, but beautiful, realistic paintings of an elderly superhero with …

Old Age

Digital Sculptures by Adam Martinakis

View Gallery<p>A stunning set of 3D, digital sculptures by Greek and Poland-based artist, Adam Martinakis. Adam studied Interior Architecture, …

Art & Painting

Art & Painting

BCN Typography

illustrator Simon Prades mixed his three passions: architecture, typography and Barcelona to create this creation composed of NCB of blocks buildings …

The Gallifreycrumb Tinies, A ‘Doctor Who’ Parody of Edward Gorey’s ‘The Gashleycrumb Tinies’

Maryland-based comic artist Kelsey Wailes has created “The Gallifreycrumb Tinies,” a parody of <i>The Gashlycrumb Tinies</i> by Edward Gorey. A larger …

Part Time Job: Illustrations by Chow Hon Lam

Part Time Job: Illustrations by Chow Hon Lam <br>+ +<p>Fun series of illustrations exploring what it would be like if superheroes had part-time jobs.<p>The …

Behind the Scenes of John Lewis’ Stop Motion Holiday Ad from adam&eveDDB | Colossal

<p>UK department store chain John Lewis are known for the high production value of their annual holiday commercial produced in partnership with …

Image Tagging Platform ThingLink Grabs Another $2 Million

ThingLink, a platform that enables tagging things inside an image with links to music, video, notes and more, has closed on $2 million in additional funding, the company is announcing today. The new round was led by Helsinki-based VC firm Inventure Oy and saw participation from New York and San …