High-speed car ramp by Portuguese architects Tiago Barros and Jorge Pereira that enables pedestrians and cyclists to freely cross under the segunda circular highway in lisbon. The path for cars is altered by a ramp which acts as a bridge for vehicles. Drivers are expected to accelerate on a ramp, burning more gas......providing entertainment, along with a new tourist attraction, acting as a means of redeveloping the area! Crazyyy....…
At first glance, this sexy bridge-like structure looks like a huge python stretching over a large body of water...
Thailand-based architecture firm Fars Studio recently won a national competition to design the Chao Phraya River Memorial and Museum in Nakorn-Sawan, Thailand. The landmark structure symbolizes the significance of the river in the region. The…
Vancouver's Olympic organizing committee unveiled the gold, silver, and bronze medals that will be distributed during the 2010 Winter Games. The medals, displayed last week, are the first in Olympic and Paralympic history to be made from discarded circuit boards and electronic waste. They are among the heaviest in Games history at about half a kilogram each.…
Glamour. Fashion. Celebrity. Danish-born photographer Kenneth Willardt has perfected the art of capturing beauty on film. Since relocating to New York in 1987, Kenneth has worked on campaigns for many of the world's leading beauty and magazine powerhouses. Here are some of my favorite shots from his portfolio.…
Explore Heiko Waechter's fotoblog and you'll instantly feel calm. After being inspired by street photographers on Flickr, Heiko bought his first digital SLR. What I personally love about his photos is that he keeps things very simple. He lets the title of the photo guide you down a path but asks you to find your own story.
George Clooney + Ewan McGregor + Kevin Spacey + Jeff Bridges = Movie Magic. I can't wait for this!
"A reporter, trying to lose himself in the romance of war after his marriage fails, gets more than he bargains for when he meets a special forces agent who reveals the existence of a secret, psychic military unit whose goal is to end war as we know it. The founder of the unit has gone missing and the trail leads to another psychic soldier… Continue
Added by alice on October 21, 2009 at 9:00am —
Furry Puppet Studio in Brooklyn is run by Zack Buchman and Maria Gurevich. These two mastermind puppets of all kinds, write a blog, and offer puppet-building workshops. They even post pictures of how they build their puppets. No strings attached.
Added by Puppet master on October 21, 2009 at 8:00am —
These commercials for TV station TG4 in Ireland are very cleverly made. Created by the QMP agency they are all the same commercial but each one highlights a different aspect of the channels output. TG4 is an Irish language station and its content and output are geared towards the promotion of the Irish language, Irish culture and stories from the fringes of Irish society. The channel's tag line 'Súil Eile' means, when translated literally, 'another eye' and while this… Continue
Added by James Lynch on October 21, 2009 at 5:00am —
Apple announced the latest version of the iMac this morning, along with a sweet new wireless mouse.
The new iMac comes in two models -- one with a whopping 27-inch screen (starting at $1,699) and the other with a 21.5-inch screen (starting at $1,199). Both screens are LED-backlit. The basic models in both sizes come equipped with processors that run at a swift 3.06GHz.
The most radical changes are to Apple's wireless mouse, which comes with the… Continue
Added by Eugene on October 20, 2009 at 2:00pm —
How did fashion designer Bernhard Willhelm and creative duo Freudenthal & Verhagen come up with these brilliant ideas for this set? It's almost as if they effortlessly transport us to another world, one full of surreal oddities.
The originality and variety of these shots are highly impressive. Every image seems so realistic, even though we know that… Continue
Added by Eugene on October 20, 2009 at 11:30am —
"It appears cameras can capture the soul." So it says on photographer Cade Martin's website. Take one look at his amazing portfolio and you'll see what he means. Martin tells magnificent, intriguing and beautiful stories. It's in the movement, the light, the composition. His dreamy photos remind me of…
Truth be told, I am an interior design junkie. Shoot me up with some inspirational design blogs, books and magazines and let me imagine that I am laying in a modern designed home. I've collected books from Kelly Wearstler and Jonathan Adler to Nate Berkus and, of course, Domino (RIP, I miss you dearly.) And I scour design blogs like…
I'm really diggin' this piece by French street artist C215. Found in Paris, this magnificently colorful mural features the face of a young woman. Her blank stare is open for interpretation, leaving viewers wondering what she is actually thinking.
"Faces reflect the personality, you can even read a full life on a marked face. I guess that a lot people never… Continue
Added by Eugene on October 20, 2009 at 10:00am —
What happens when a beam of light travels through transparent textured materials? If you are Alan Jaras (or Reciprocity on Flickr), you can make it refract into a gorgeous array of colors. Bridging the gap between art and science, Jaras bends, twists and turns light...like you've never seen.…
They say that anything is possible when you're in love. According to photographer Mecuro B Cotto, moving the moon is no exception. Using a forced perspective, Cotto makes us smile at these romantic shots.