Eugene's Blog – November 2008 Archive (80)

Hi-Def Pics - Gorgeous Winter Trees (10 pics)

It's amazing how beautiful these trees are in the snowy Winter. The air looks so crisp and clean. It almost makes me sad that we don't get slow here in Southern California in the Winter...almost..…


Added by Eugene on November 30, 2008 at 2:30pm — 10 Comments

New Wind Turbine Design Good for Rural, Urban Environment

What nice wind turbines you have. Wind power is one of the fastest growing forms of alternative energy in the world. More and more, wind power mills are seen in the countryside, in large wind farms and for the most part, away from city life. But a new form of wind power is now designed to work in an urban environment. Who knows, maybe we'll all have these babies in our backyards…

Added by Eugene on November 30, 2008 at 12:00pm — No Comments

Sexy Sketchwork - Sarah Hankinson: Melbourne, Australia

These sketches are hot. Melbourne Illustrator Sarah Hankinson creates feminine yet striking works which play off broken lines and occasional splashes of color. Sarah’s illustration style is elegant, youthful, and strongly fashion orientated, many of her pieces focusing on the female form and made up from a variety of mediums including inks, charcoal, pencils, cut paper and… Continue

Added by Eugene on November 29, 2008 at 11:00am — 5 Comments

The Most Amusing Video Game Ad Ever - Raving Rabbids

Added by Eugene on November 29, 2008 at 10:39am — 2 Comments




Pack your bags! Let's go see some Kangaroos! This flick takes place in northern Australia before World War II. Nicole Kidman steams up the screen with Hugh Jackman as they attempt to save her new property from a takeover plot. As the pair drive 2,000 head of cattle over unforgiving landscape, they experience… Continue

Added by Eugene on November 28, 2008 at 11:30am — 2 Comments


Late Wednesday night, Mumbai, India found itself the target of a ferocious terrorist attack, and the situation remains unresolved even now, three days later. According to reports, upwards of 60 young men entered Mumbai in small inflatable boats on Wednesday night, carrying bags filled with weapons and ammunition, and spread out to nine locations to begin their attacks. Lobbing grenades and firing their weapons, they entered hotels, a railway station and several other buildings, killing scores… Continue

Added by Eugene on November 28, 2008 at 10:30am — 4 Comments

Expression Through the Human Canvas - Kim Joon: Seoul, Korea

For Korean born artist Kim Joon, the human body not only exists as physical matter, it is a medium for inner expression. Tattoos on the surface represent an individuals traditions and culture engraved within. It's amazing how he uses the human body as a canvas and creates an awesome 3D effect.

Kim Joon's website

More Awesome Urban Artwork:…


Added by Eugene on November 27, 2008 at 12:00pm — 5 Comments

Master of Visual Manipulation - Christophe Gilbert: Brussels, Belgium

I love looking through the eyes of Belgian photographer Christophe Gilbert. He has such a sophisticated talent in manipulating our eyes. His images look so realistic even though they are obviously digitally enhanced. You can check out his website for more of his fantastic work.…


Added by Eugene on November 27, 2008 at 9:00am — 3 Comments


Opening Reception November 28th, 6pm-8pm @ APW Gallery: New York City

The weeks art+culture pick comes to us from the East Village/Lower East Side in New York City. See the stencil graffiti talent that NYC has to offer. APW presents this exhibition with artists like Seimiek, r'Naste, Nasimo, Katsi Ortiz, Dustin Boulet, Dasic, ..CHUN, Enrico "Rico" Morales,… Continue

Added by Eugene on November 26, 2008 at 1:00pm — No Comments

Let's Get Lit - Christmas Style! The 13th Annual Griffith Park Holiday Light Festival

What could put Angelinos more in the Christmas spirit than an awesome festival of lights? The Griffith Park Holiday Light Festival is a magnificent display of lights along a one-mile segment of Crystal Springs Drive presented by the Department of Water and Power. It has become a holiday tradition that attracts more than half million visitors each year. Sounds like a… Continue

Added by Eugene on November 26, 2008 at 10:30am — No Comments

I Love Modern Architecture - Roberto Cavalli's Color Changing House: Florence, Italy

Could you imagine throwing huge parties at this phat pad? This is the abode of designer, Roberto Cavalli, located in the hills of Florence, Italy. The color of the home can be changed to match the personality of the home owner. Magnificent colors and design by Italo Rota!!…


Added by Eugene on November 26, 2008 at 9:30am — No Comments

Hi-Def Pics - Strikingly Beautiful Landscapes (8 photos)

Check out these stunning landscape shots from the winners of a photography contest. I love how brisk and clean these shots came out. The photos are so clear, it's almost as though we're actually there..…


Added by Eugene on November 26, 2008 at 9:00am — 5 Comments

Hi-Def Pics - Space Exploration and the International Space Station (11 photos)

Space is an absolutely wicked place that most of us will never visit. If we ever do get a chance though, we should all meet up at the International Space Station (ISS), which this month celebrates its 10th anniversary. In the past decade, 44 manned flights and 34 unmanned flights have carried further modules, solar arrays, support equipment, supplies and a total of 167 human beings from 15 countries to the ISS. Crew members work on a good deal of… Continue

Added by Eugene on November 25, 2008 at 11:05am — 1 Comment

A Tour of the Arclight Hollwood Cinema and Our Review of Slumdog Millionaire

Yesterday, Alice and I went to the Arclight Hollywood Cinema to watch Slumdog Millionaire. We've heard a lot of good things about the Arclight and Slumdog so we decided to check out both.

You can purchase tickets at one of these outside ticket kiosks. ($12)

Unlike other… Continue

Added by Eugene on November 25, 2008 at 10:00am — 10 Comments

Making the Ordinary Extraordinary - Unbelievable Paper Cut Sculptures by Peter Callesen: Denmark

It's pretty amazing what Peter Callesen is able to create from a simple sheet of white paper that many of us use everyday. He has an uncanny skill to transform one of the most common office staples into intricate little mini-dramas. "I find the A4 sheet of paper interesting to work with, because it is probably the most common and consumed media and format for carrying… Continue

Added by Eugene on November 25, 2008 at 9:00am — 2 Comments

HIlarious and Awesome Optical Illusions! (20 photos)

I just love this picture set of optical illusions. It's awesome because we've all done our own silly version of it. The last photo is one that I actually took. Have you taken any that you would like to add?…


Added by Eugene on November 24, 2008 at 10:00am — 5 Comments

Let's Go Ice Skating!: Santa Monica and Downtown LA

Winter has arrived and so have a couple of outdoor ice rinks. This could be a perfect date activity or a fun day out with the kids. Here are the details:

Santa Monica:

Dates and Hours:

Open November 7, through January 19, 2009

Daily: 10am–10pm

The rink is periodically cleared… Continue

Added by Eugene on November 24, 2008 at 9:30am — 3 Comments

Lighting Up Never Looked So Good - Jaime Jasso: Venice, California

I never knew smoking could be so artistic! These cigarette illustrations from Jaime Jasso of Mexico are pretty wicked. Jaime was born in 1974 in Guadalajara, Mexico, but currently resides in Venice, California as a digital matte artist and scene assembler for Blur Studio. Love the concept!…


Added by Eugene on November 24, 2008 at 9:00am — 1 Comment

Funny+Creative Ad - Bruce Lee Ping Pong: Nokia

Added by Eugene on November 23, 2008 at 12:00pm — 2 Comments

Funny+Creative Ad - Singing Lips Strolls Around Town to Aha's "Take On Me"

Added by Eugene on November 23, 2008 at 10:54am — No Comments

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