Base diving is one of those things that looks completely insane yet inexplicably awesome. Using a GoPro camera, design studio Betty Wants In takes us to Norway, Switzerland and France, where adrenaline junkies lunge themselves off cliffs as high as 6,000 ft (1,800 m).
Dante Ha, a professional stuntman who you can find in movies like The Dark Knight Rises and X-Men: First Class, soars like a graceful ballerina in this super slow motion video shot by Rishi Kaneria with a Canon 60D.
Esquire magazine has chosen 30-year-old Minka Kelly as their 2010 "Sexiest Woman Alive," and after looking at these photos, I'd be hard-pressed to disagree with them.
You may remember Minka back when she was a cheerleader in the NBC series Friday Night Lights. Four years before, when she was twenty-six, she worked as a scrub nurse, helping out with C-sections, amputations, gunshot wounds, organ harvests, among other surgical…
Having a Forrest Gump moment, Mike walked across America from New York to San Francisco over the course of two weeks. Here's a Google Map of his journey. Check out the process behind this time-lapse video, below.…
This is so insanely cool. Filmmaker Yassine Ouhilal took four top professional surfers to the northern coast of Norway and Russia, a few thousand kilometers from the North Pole, to film them surfing in the extreme winter conditions of the Arctic Ocean.
While planning the trip, charts showed that waves would be better in the winter, but it was deemed suicide to try surfing during…
Enlighted created these illuminated costumes for M.I.A.'s performance on the main stage at the Coachella Music Festival back in 2009. The dancers' suits were outlined in multiple colors of electroluminescent wire, with an intentionally loose aesthetic that made them appear to be live dancing versions of a sketch. To see it in action, check out the video…Continue
After watching all of Betty White's sketches on SNL, I can happily say that the 88-year-old pop-culture phenom killed it! Her opening monologue was especially awesome, and her Facebook rant was totally on point. Here are five of her hilarious skits...
TimeBomb is the brainchild of digital artist Lukasz Karluk (Holler) and Sydney sculptor/painter Maddi Boyd (KissKiss). Merging interactive programming and traditional wild-style graffiti painting (“bombing”), Time Bomb allows the audience to unlock the secret history behind a graffiti wall.
Over four days nine urban artists contributed to the TimeBomb piece: DMOTE, Ben Frost, Kid Zoom, Numskull, Roach, Creon, John Doe, Bennett and KissKiss. Painting layers… Continue
Added by Eugene on May 27, 2009 at 8:54am —
A short film for MTV Worldwide to help raise awareness of the effects of global warming which contains a combination of live action and animation. A globe in a classroom was shot on 16mm which was then tracked and populated with cg toy-like clouds, cars, planes, and cities.
If you're into old school video games this exhibit is going to rock! I AM 8-BIT, voted by LA Weekly as "Best Art Show," returns for its fourth installment this summer. The annual group art exhibition will have its grand opening extravaganza on Thursday, August 14, 2008 at the World of Wonder Storefront Gallery in Hollywood from 8pm to Midnight. The show will run until September… Continue
Added by Eugene on July 25, 2008 at 1:15pm —
Do you have an impeccable eye for digital photography, art, video, or new media? If so, the Los Angeles Center for Digital Art is hosting a juried competition where the top 40 winners from all over the world will have the privilege of having their work shown at the LACDA gallery on August 14-16. Juror Howard Fox, Curator of Contemporary Art, LACMA, will attend the opening reception of the widely promoted exhibition. The registration fee is $30 and the… Continue