Poland-based Maciej Hajnrich or Valp, is one of those digital artists who can take an ordinary photograph and turn it into something completely mind-blowing. He's not only a master of photo manipulation, he's a talented illustrator who can whip up his own, unique designs.
As a self-taught artist, Valp has been able to hone his skills over the past 15 years. He started his career when… Continue
It's not often that I'm moved by digital art, but it's impossible not to be impressed with the portfolio of Russian artist Vitaly Alexius. Perhaps it's the way Vitsly creates such exquisitely detailed apocalyptic worlds...
One common theme that is found in many of his works is a brightly lit character that stands alone in the midst of all the chaos. Do these characters represent life or… Continue
Archan Nair is a visual artist, illustrator and art director based in New Delhi, India whose work can only be described as explosive. At 18, he began working in fashion at his family's apparel manufacturing business. It was only when he started dabbling in digital art in 2006 (at the age of 24), that he found his true calling. Just a year later, he became an independent… Continue
No, you didn't have so much to drink last night that your mind is still playing tricks on you! This is actually an LED installation that responds in real-time to your steps. From now till October 25th, the people in Berlin who dare to walk over it at the Hauptbahnhof train station, will take part in an interactive installation called 'Onskebronn' (Norwegian for 'wishing… Continue
PhotoRadar just released their shortlist for Digital Photographer of the Year 2010. Split into ten distinct categories, this contest really showcases a diverse range of photography skills. With categories such as landscape, travel and wildlife, they're sure to inspire you not just as a photographer but as a world traveler and explorer. Of course, my favorite is… Continue
A few days ago, Linkin Park released their new music video for their song "Waiting for the End." Artistic, mesmerizing, beautiful and unique, the video was directed by Joe Hahn, the Korean American member of the band. As a digital version of themselves, Hahn wanted to push themselves "so far down the digital path that it eventually felt spiritual."
Anyone who has been to a Daft Punk concert will tell you that it is a life changing event. The French duo put on a spectacular show featuring insane beats and visual components associated with their musical productions. Their music breaks language barriers and speaks to the entire world. As a tribute to the… Continue
If today's digital media were to be displayed in a museum it would, of course, have to be in a virtual building. Opening in August 2010, the Adobe Museum of Digital Media (AMDM) will feature groundbreaking exhibitions of electronic design and will show how digital media is shaping today's society. Unlike traditional museums, AMDM will be open 365 days a year, 24 hours a… Continue
Music purists...look away! You may not like this new digital guitar but before you cry bloody murder check this out. A completely digital guitar, the Misa comes with a 8.4-inch 800-by-600-pixel resolution LCD touchpad which you strike to hit the notes. No more strings? Well yes but because the touchpad is pressure-sensitive, the harder you strike, the louder the notes… Continue
Who doesn't like to take a peek into the future? From Bonnier R&D comes a concept video that shows us how we may experience magazines in the not-too-distant future. Keeping those qualities we've come to love about our magazines, high-quality writing and stunning imagery, and adding in amazing interactivity, Bonnier shows us that we may be able to "have our cake and… Continue
Philosopher - Christian Oeser, Austria Sorting through over 100,000 entries, the judges from The Digital Camera Photographer of the Year competition had a tough task at hand. How do you select the most captivating and creative pictures from such a large pool? Split into 10 categories including People and Portraits, Landscapes, World in Motion, Digital Vision and more, the photos…
18-year-old Croatian artist Ana Fagarazzi must really like the Twilight series. Her digital art pieces are dark in nature, yet very beautiful at the same time. Her use of light, color, and contrast really sets her artwork apart from other digital artists. Her tools include Photoshop CS4 and a Wacom graphic tablet. Great job, Ana!…
Serge Birault has quite the imagination. The French digital artist creates a world full of sexy, provocative women in precarious situations. Birault only intensifies his pieces by adding strange, fictional characters to his scenes.…
Ray Caesar's digital art is some of the best I've ever seen. His pieces almost look like paintings due to their unique emotional impact and seamless blending, but each piece is exclusively created using a 3D modeling software called Maya.
Some of Caesar's artistic inspiration came from working for 17 years in the Art and Photography Department of The…
Designed by Singapore-based Design Act, this digital cloud skyscraper was a finalist in a competition to design Singapore's pavilion for the World Expo 2010. Entitled “My Dream, Our Vision”, the project is constructed from 3866 cubes of varying opacity that perfectly encapsulates the spirit of Singapore as an efficient, dynamic, cosmopolitan, and forward-looking nation. Embodying "xin" (or "new"), visitors are encouraged by music to post their dreams… Continue
If you happen to find yourself in New York City anytime soon, you should check this out. Located on 7th Avenue, just north of Times Square, the new NYC Information Center opened its doors to the public on January 21st. Designed by WXY architecture+urban design and Local Projects, the new center transforms a storefront into an "information space", seamlessly integrating… Continue
Added by Eugene on March 23, 2009 at 6:00am —