For its Spring 2010 ad campaign, LA based eyewear brand, Oliver Peoples asked photographer Autumn de Wilde to capture these stunning images of Elijah Wood and Garbage vocalist Shirley Manson. Shot at Silver Lake’s Paramour Estate, the ad campaign includes a short film starring the duo in a variety of vintage styles that match Oliver Peoples’ retro-inspired spring…
Last time we checked in on the mysterious little people, they were hard at work and at play. What has happened since then? We've learned that they've all gone their separate ways. Each has decided to unearth their darkest secrets, to chase down their fears and confront…
From the French Red Cross comes this short commercial called People are Made to Stand. In :30s they not only give me a greater appreciation for the Red Cross, they remind that we're all here to help each other.
Just who is Jonathan Ive and why does he top Fast Company's new list of 100 Most Creative People in Business? If you are currently checking out this post on your iPhone or just came back from the gym after hearing some bumpin' music streaming through your white iPod headphones,… Continue
Added by alice on May 19, 2009 at 10:30am —
Every so often, the desperate need for organ donors is highlighted in the national press and this difficult subject is brought to the nation's attention. Once again, it is a very personal decision, but certainly one you should discuss with your immediate family, and at least make your views known.
NHS Blood and Transplant (NHSBT) was established as a Special Health Authority in… Continue
Added by SWALK1955 on May 18, 2009 at 6:01am —
If you've ever thought about what goes on behind the design of an object, this movie is for you. When you have some time today, head on over to The Architect's Journal to read about the director's idea behind this project. It's a long read but one that's both enlightening and interesting.
Anne Gericke is a German jeweler who's trapped the little people into human necklaces and cuff-links. (She may have thought they were too unruly.) Take one look and you may think they're enjoying their confinement. But look a little closer and you may just find them plotting their escape.… Continue
Before you bite into that apple or take a sip of that wine, may I suggest you say a little prayer of thanks for the little people? Their daily toil goes often unnoticed, how they labor in the fields day in and day out, only striving to please their masters. Of course, they do take advantage of their time off, you'll see them… Continue
Don't Forget That Spot, the Misses Will Be Mad Let your imagination run free and you might just find yourself seeing the world through the eyes of miniature people. This Flickr set by Vincent Bousserez shows us what little people do to make a living and how they spend their precious time off. It's a…
In his own words:
"The pictures are simple enough: the people in the photos have been digitally removed and replaced with drawings. Yeah, I know: anyone can trace a drawing. But so what? I am doing it, and you're not ... Maybe the pictures illustrate the idea that we all want to remove ourselves from life, and replace ourselves with fictional, self-created versions of… Continue
Where would you like to wake up tomorrow?
fiftypeopleonequestion.com asked that one question to, you guessed it, 50 people. Brilliant! So far, the site has posted the filmed responses for Brooklyn (video above) and London (below).
Barbara Walters picks the 10 most fascinating people in 2008. So what do we think? Let's go through it in pictures.
#10 Will Smith - Hubba hubba, we dig the fresh prince for making the jump from the little screen to the big one but wasn't I Am Legend in 2007? What did we do exactly in 2008...Hancock? I see..each of your last eight movies… Continue
40-year old Hugh Jackman, aka Wolverine / Leopold / Van Helsing, has been named People's Sexiest Man Alive, replacing 2007 winner Matt Damon (really? Has the editor been tied up in a basement since 1999?) in the annual movie promoting ,I mean, popularity contest.
If this is the government trying to divert America's attention from the economic crisis via a celebrity scandal a la "Nipplegate", they won't be succeeding.
The cover of the latest People magazine shows Aiken holding his infant son, Parker Foster Aiken, with the headline: "Yes, I'm Gay." The admission was "the first decision I made as a father," the 29-year-old singer told the magazine. A… Continue