Alice's Blog Posts Tagged 'inspiration' (50)

Creative Diptychs Made From Two Facebook Friends



Though Silvia Sala and Freddy Viera are each young, creative photographers in their own right, bring them together to watch magic happen. Thanks to a Facebook photography group, they quickly became friends and soon learned that they were from the same city, Bergamo in Lombardy, Italy. Silvia lived in Venice for her studies, however. Once a month, she decided she would return…

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Added by alice on July 15, 2013 at 11:30am — No Comments

10 Fantastic Photographers to Follow on 500px.com



Ask any amateur or professional photographer who promotes their work online and most will tell you that in the past few years, they’ve jumped off other photo sites and are instead using 500px. The Toronto-based company has been on a roll lately, gaining a strong following within the photography community because it attracts high quality photos. In addition, it allows…

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Added by alice on September 27, 2012 at 8:01am — No Comments

6 Best Street Art Sites for Creative Inspiration



If you're in some dire need of some creative inspiration you can go to thousands (or even millions) of art sites out there. But what if you want something new, exciting, and even awe-inspiring? Today we've rounded up for you six of the our favorite street art sites you'll want to visit. They're the best of the bunch.

See the list over at…

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Added by alice on August 15, 2012 at 8:30am — No Comments

Creative Links of the Week #34



Hello, all! Just to let you know, this will be my last Creative Links of the Week post for a little while. I'm now in my last week of pregnancy, which means that I'll be taking a brief hiatus from these posts (and possibly My Modern Met). Of course, you're in capable hands. We have a fantastic team of writers that are going to continually keep you up-to-date on the latest and greatest…

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Added by alice on March 9, 2012 at 2:30pm — No Comments

Creative Links of the Week #33



I'm going to start off this post by saying a huge congrats to Eugene (our COO) for getting married last weekend! The wedding was a beautiful and elegant affair held at one of my favorite spots, the Viceroy Palm Springs. Here's a picture from that memorable day.

Now, let's get our own party started with the most creative posts from around the web. Also, check out what you missed on My…

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Added by alice on March 2, 2012 at 3:30pm — 3 Comments

Creative Links of the Week #32



This weekend, Eugene (My Modern Met's Partner, COO and writer) and his beautiful fiance, Annie, are getting married! Soon, we'll be heading to Palm Springs to enjoy a wonderful weekend away with family and friends. That's the happy couple in the above pic. Let's wish them a lifetime of love and happiness!

Now,…

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Added by alice on February 24, 2012 at 12:00pm — No Comments

Creative Links of the Week #31



You'd have to be living under a rock to not hear about Jeremy Lin and his meteoric rise to fame. He'll be gracing the cover of Time magazine, Asia next week. The preview of the article, written by Sean Gregory, can be found on Time.com. In other news, check out this week's most creative stories…

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Added by alice on February 17, 2012 at 3:30pm — 1 Comment

Edison's Famous Quote in 8,000 Map Pins



“None of my inventions came by accident. I see a worthwhile need to be met and I make trial after trial until it comes. What it boils down to is one percent inspiration and ninety-nine percent perspiration." - Thomas Edison

Using 8,000 colored and black map pins, designer and artist Dominique Falla adapted and then recreated one of Thomas Edison's…

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Added by alice on February 17, 2012 at 8:00am — 1 Comment

My Modern Met is on Pinterest!



After signing up for Pinterest when it first came out, we've been watching its meteoric rise to now becoming one of the most talked about and visited social photo sharing websites around. Mashable recently put up an infographic that visual marketing firm Lemon.ly created on…

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Added by alice on February 16, 2012 at 10:00am — 1 Comment

Creative Links of the Week #30



With Valentine's Day right around the corner, I thought this lit sign was appropriate. So sweet, isn't it? Welcome to another edition of Creative Links of the Week! Can you believe we made it to thirty? Yes, I even had doubts that I would or could deliver some inspiring links from around the web,…

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Added by alice on February 10, 2012 at 3:00pm — 1 Comment

Top 10 Gifts for the Photo Enthusiast



Looking for the perfect gift to get your family member or friend? Has he or she recently take up photography as a hobby? If you answered "yes" to these two questions then do we have a list for you. Today, we've rounded up 10 gifts that you'll want to pick up for the ultimate photo enthusiast. From the kitschy to the chic, from the expensive to the cheap, we're sure that…

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Added by alice on February 8, 2012 at 9:44am — No Comments

Creative Links of the Week #29



Hello and happy Friday! Welcome to another edition of Creative Links of the Week. Today, we start off with the funniest Valentine's Day card we've seen in awhile. (Who doesn't love a good nap?) As always, sit back and enjoy our round-up of the most interesting links from around the web.…

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Added by alice on February 3, 2012 at 3:19pm — No Comments

Creative Links of the Week #28



Isn't this black and white image taken by French photographer Robert Doisneau just so incredibly timeless? Welcome to another edition of Creative Links of the Week! We hope you'll enjoy our roundup of our favorite links around the web and check out some of the most popular posts on My Modern Met.

Around the Web:

Teenagers take…

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Added by alice on January 27, 2012 at 6:46pm — No Comments

Creative Links of the Week #27



Hope you all had a wonderful week. We start off our creative links post with a cool typography print by Jon Contino called Good Deeds. The giclee print is being sold on Help Ink for $45 with 40% of the profits going to Smile Train. Now, let's get this party…

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Added by alice on January 20, 2012 at 4:00pm — No Comments

Creative Links of the Week #26



How has 2012 been treating you so far? It's hard to believe that we're already two weeks into this year. Specifically for you, we've rounded up some of the best links we've found on the web this week, or the posts that we thought you'd enjoy the most. Also, make sure to catch up on My Modern Met by checking out our most popular posts of the week at the bottom of this post. Let's start it all…

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Added by alice on January 13, 2012 at 4:00pm — No Comments

Creative Links of the Week #25



Now that the holidays are all over, we're back to another basic edition of Creative Links of the Week. That means we're rounding up the best, most inspiring links from around the web this week and we're sharing with you our top five most viewed and appreciated posts from My Modern Met. Of course, let's start it all off with some sick street art (as seen above). Now…

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Added by alice on January 6, 2012 at 3:00pm — 2 Comments

Creative Links of the Week #24: Best of 2011



This time, our Creative Links of the Week post is going to focus on some great wrap-ups from 2011. That means that we're going to show you some of the most popular or best posts from 21 websites we love. First, though, I wanted to share with you my absolute favorite photo…

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Added by alice on December 30, 2011 at 3:30pm — 1 Comment

Creative Links of the Week #23: Christmas Edition

It's that time of the year, when snowflakes are falling and wintertime is calling. (Unless you live in California and then it's just cold.) This week I thought I'd make our Creative Links of the Week post center around all of the genius ideas that involve the holidays. First, I thought I'd share my new favorite Tumblr,…

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Added by alice on December 16, 2011 at 6:00pm — 1 Comment

Top 6 Fashion Inspiration Sites



Picking out an outfit is easy but making it look effortless and chic not only requires good taste but a bit of courage. With the rise of technology and the Internet, we can now see stylish looks from all around the world from people who dared to be different. Today we've rounded up six sites that will navigate you through the latest trends and show you outfits that will inspire…

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Added by alice on December 14, 2011 at 9:30am — 1 Comment

Creative Links of the Week #12



Hello and welcome to another edition of Creative Links of the Week! As always, we've rounded up some of the most creative posts from around the web that we hope will inspire you to pick up that art project or take up that hobby. We've also listed out some of the most visited posts on My Modern Met this week just in case you missed something. Have a great weekend, everyone! (P.S. Isn't that… Continue

Added by alice on September 23, 2011 at 3:30pm — 1 Comment

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