I just love it when the lighting, the colors and the hair and makeup all come together beautifully. Julia Pogodina is a fashion photographer who moved from Moscow to New York in 2005 to pursue her dream. After seven years of being a corporate lawyer she quit her office job and became a freelance fashion photographer. Way to pursue your dream!
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"The secret life of.." series is back! In this set, Aldo Cavini Benedetti takes us into the secret life of wooden toys. What happens when we trek off to school or work? Wooden toys come alive and get into a mountain of trouble!
In a Jam
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Modeled after the wings of a dragonfly, Belgian architect Vincent Callebaut designed this incredible vertical farm to ease the ever-increasing need for ecological and environmental self-sufficiency in the urban cityscape. The proposed development, designed around the Southern bank of Roosevelt Island in New York, would cultivate food, agriculture, farming and…
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Designed by Andrew Maynard Architects, the Tattoo House is an extension to a three-bedroom home in Fitzroy North, a suburb in Melbourne, Australia, created to accommodate a growing family. Inspired by a tight budget, the Tattoo House is a simple and strong two-story box design brimming over with functional design – a kitchen bench that doubles as part of the stairway…
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Here's a list of some of my favorite photographers. Each photographer possesses his own distinct style - a way of seeing the world in a unique light, angle, and composition. A strong sense of self emanates from behind the camera lens and projects itself into each and every photograph taken. Check 'em out.
The brother of actress Naomi Watts, Ben Watts…
This wonderfully imaginative Look Book by Rochambeau was done for Michael Venker's winter collection. You can read a nice article about this project here.
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A team from the Technical University of Munich programmed their robot to ask people for directions then set it loose it in the real world. This was no carefully constructed laboratory maze, but real streets with real people, and real obstacles. They told it to get to a destination 1.5 km away. The robot had no pre-made map or GPS. It had to ask for help, look at the direction that people pointed, say "thank you" and try to use their input to get to its goal without running…Continue
Music has been an essential part of my life since the end of the 80s.
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Studio Daniel Libeskind has been named winner of the master plan competition for the Yongsan International Business District of Seoul, South Korea. The new large-scale district features a cluster of residential, office and retail neighborhoods in an extensive urban park along the Han River.
The plan, called "Archipelago 21" because each of the linked…
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There's something completely sexy about this photo shoot by Mario Testino that has me coming back to it over and over again. The way the model has this nervousness about herself - the slightly self-consciousness makes it all the more appealing. I love the lighting and use of gold and orange colored accessories. And the last picture is just completely arresting, isn't…Continue
Peter Yang is a New York based photographer who's work is often seen in such widely circulated magazines such as Rolling Stone, ESPN Magazine and Wired. His portraits are unique because they're often wrapped around an interesting story that he wants you to figure out.
I've always been fascinated with athletes. Take the best - the strongest, the fastest, the most agile - put them together and then stand back in awe and admire their unbelievable, almost super natural abilities. Are they having fun? Do they see their work as play?
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