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Freeze-framed dogs! Photographer Rhian White specialises in capturing images of man's best friend. Here she has photographed dogs in action in mid-air and created composite images of them. 'My aim is to capture … the pure enjoyment a dog has doing what he or she loves doing the most,' White says http://gu.com/p/3ezh9/tw?CMP=NECNETTXT766

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catherine<p>August 13, 2016<p>I made this pie and all went very well and it was delicious. My only concern was that the dark brown soft sugar made the …

The Science of Lucid Dreaming and How to Learn to Control Your Dreams, Animated

As if the science of sleep and the emotional function of dreaming weren’t fascinating enough in and of themselves, things get even more bewildering when it comes to lucid dreaming — a dream state in which you’re able to manipulate the plot of the dream and your experience in it. But how, exactly, …

Iconic Designer Henry Dreyfuss on Beauty, Serenity, and Shaping Public Taste

The role of the singer, argued Lilli Lehmann in 1902, is to educate people about good music. The role of the writer, argued E. B. White in 1969, is to educate people about good writing. In his 1955 classic <b>Designing for People</b> (<i>public library</i>), legendary industrial designer <b>Henry Dreyfuss</b> (March 2, …

Logo Life: The Visual Evolution of 100 Iconic Logos

It takes a special kind of creative alchemy to transmute image into icon and catalyze a cultural cult driven by a commanding brand identity. <b>Logo Life: Life Histories of 100 Famous Logos</b> (<i>public library</i>) from Dutch publisher BIS and creative director <b>Ron van der Vlugt</b> offers exactly what it says on …

Ordering the Heavens: A Visual History of Mapping the Universe

The love of maps is a running theme here at <i>Brain Pickings</i>, from these 7 must-read books on creative cartography to, most recently, BBC’s fantastic documentary on important medieval maps. Humanity’s long history of visual sensemaking is as much a source of timeless inspiration as a living record of …

Aladdin Sane to Ziggy Stardust: the A-Z of David Bowie

24 Mar 2013<p>Aladdin Sane to Ziggy Stardust: the A-Z of David Bowie<p>What name does he use on internet forums? Which Scottish singer recorded The Man Who …

Stop Motion Tour of Brooklyn, NY Made With Over 3,000 Photos

Filmmakers Landon Van Soest and Paul Trillo created a stop motion tour of Brooklyn, NY using over 3,000 still photos to promote The Brooklyn Brewery …

Iraq: We can all change our opinion, can’t we?

John Prescott is the latest one. Ten years after the bombing of Iraq, he now accepts that, despite his support at the time, the invasion was a …

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Articles about graphic designer we love aaron eiland on Dwell.com - Dwell

Relocating from New York to Kyoto, Japan in 2012 not only marked a new beginning in his life, but proved to be a working catalyst...<p>Somewhere between the fanciful beasts of Where the Wild Things Are and the hand-drawn charm of Marimekko, the characters in the...<p>Las Vegas designer Logan Hendrickson …

Tidemark’s Infographics Could Change How Your Business Is Run

Tidemark rolls out infographics that map a company’s profits in microscopic detail, in real time.<p>It’s only been a few months since Tidemark, a bold Andreessen Horowitz-backed business analytics platform, emerged from its beta cocoon. But today, the fledgling company is introducing a new set of …

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treehouses by takashi kobayashi / the treehouse people built from reclaimed wood with stained glass windows, this cozy treehouse home in japan looks borrowed from a storybook, inside and out. more photos: http://www.designboom.com/architecture/treehouses-by-takashi-kobayashi-japan/