My dad turns 90 today! Last week, I photographed the both of us. He knows I always add titles to my self-portraits. Viewing this photo, he said, "I have been thinking about a suitable title. How about: 'Still Life'?" So "Still Life" it is. Thanks, dear dad. I love…
Artist David Kracov was commissioned to create an award to be given in honor of, and named for, the late director of Chabad's Children of Chernobyl.
Called the "Book Of Life," it was inspired by the extraordinary life of Rabbi Yossi Raichik, a man who saved thousands of children's lives from the devastating effects of the Chernobyl disaster. The metal sculpture has pages…
If you're someone who wants to take their photography to the next level, you can take classes or read books and articles like this one from LIFE.com that gives you useful and practical tips. LIFE has gathered some great advice from professional shooters, passionate aficionados, and LIFE editors so… Continue
He made us laugh with his undeniably awesome self-portraits and now photographer Kam Khan is back with a new series. "It's time for your closets to come to life and do battle," he explains. "The Series "Vs." will be about clothes fighting each other...(it) is one of my attempts to bring to life the clothes we wear everyday,… Continue
You must have heard of Nick Vujicic, the man with no limbs, and his inspirational/motivational talks that gets you going, especially when you're down in life. Well, he has partnered with Hyundai, and he is giving another of his wonderful message of hope and his thoughts regarding the FIFA World Cup 2010.
Perhaps taking a cue from surreal art, photographer Mark Seliger, actress Demi Moore and stylist Rachel Zoe have put together a fabulous photo shoot for Harper's Bazaar, April 2010 issue. Demi glows in the editorial, she looks absolutely radiant at age 47. In the issue, she dishes about her courtship with Ashton,…
Lifetokens are neat little tokens that tell people what you need to say. The front of the token features a design that represents a specific sentiment, and the back of the token contains a unique six-digit code. lifetokens are real objects sent via real mail in order to express real emotions.
How It Works:
1-Tokens are purchased online and shipped anonymously via real life mail to… Continue
This morning, as I was looking through some photos, I stumbled upon the work of Gabrielle Kai. Her soft tones and beautiful imagery drew me in but what touched me to the core was how she could find the beauty in simple things. As we try and navigate through this crazy marathon called life, I'm reminded to appreciate the journey. To see the world through a kid's eyes,…
Do you ever feel like you are closed? Is it your heart? Your mind? Your home? This topic has been on my mind lately. I see so many of us in this world who have closed themselves off from others, from nature, from life. We hide ourselves in front of our computers or TVs. We bundle ourselves up with clothes against the elements and our fellow humans. We ride to another place in a closed in car to insulate ourselves from the outside. And when we get to… Continue
I just found this totally mesmerizing video of a nighttime ride through Tokyo. It was posted to YouTube a week ago by user cat2525jp. Apparently the music is "A Furrow Dub" by Sugar Plant. I don't read Japanese so I can't tell you much more about it. I'd love to know more about how this was shot. If you can translate then please let us all know more details in the comments. Here is the… Continue
Secret Agent Cow What exactly do everyday animals do when we're not looking? Busy with our own lives, we may never know what goes behind-the-scenes. Lucky for us, a few incredible photographers have captured their mysterious lives. From secret agent cows to cigar smoking dogs, these incredible animals may be more human than we think.…
Ah, just how lovely is this new ad for Hermès Spring/Summer 2010 campaign? Photographer Paolo Roversi shoots model Karlie Kloss as she sleeps like a modern-day princess on a bed of mattresses. I can't help but love how her colorful Hermès scarf is tied beautifully into her braid. Serene and sweet.
Photographer Camilla Akrans makes the ultimate bombshell come alive in this gorgeous photo shoot. Russian model Sasha Pivovarova transforms into the ever seductive Jessica Rabbit. A stunning modern interpretation, don't you think?…
Threadless and Tate Modern recently collaborated for the Pop Life T-shirt Design Challenge. The contest, which ran for the month of October, challenged young artists to define what "Pop" meant to them. They were asked to create a T-shirt design inspired by… Continue
Added by alice on November 20, 2009 at 8:30am —
After taking a sneak peek inside the everyday world of Darth Vader, we just had to find out what the Stormtroopers were up to. As the elite shock troopers of the Galactic Empire, the Stormies were trained to carry out the will of their superiors without questioning. But what… Continue
This beautiful short by Will Hoffman is called Moments. It is a celebration of all the different moments in our life: some joyful, some sad, and some just the mundane stuff that fills up our days. This film reminds me of Last Day Dream that I blogged about here. It has the same kind of impact on you. It makes you think about how you spend your time. I think I'll go take my dog for a… Continue