Eureka Tower Carpark – 3D Chalk Drawings. Axel Peemoeller is a designer who created these fabulous 3D drawings in Melbourne.
His creations were developed as a way-finding-system for the Eureka Tower Carpark. The distorted letters on the wall can be read perfectly when standing at the right position. This project won several international design awards. In one of my previous posts I found visitor’s comment requesting more 3d chalk drawings. The Arrow of Time. Abandoned Places In The World. Do you love creepy old buildings?
Have you ever wanted to explore a ghost town? Whether you’re looking for the scare factor or you simply have a passion for history, you would probably enjoy visiting some of the interesting abandoned places in the world. Picture yourself standing in the halls of an abandoned hospital, a cool breeze rushing past with moans that make you wonder if it’s haunted. Imagine driving along a quiet back road and coming across a town — once bustling, now crumbling like the dreams of the workers who have long since gone. See the remnants of a castle built centuries ago, now being reclaimed by Mother Nature herself. What you might find in abandoned places in the world is beauty. If you aren’t fortunate enough to have interesting abandoned places near you to explore, you might enjoy our original list below. Update: Here are two more very interesting links for everyone.
Photos of Abandoned Buildings: Modern Day RuinsThe Poetry Of Forgotten Places Gunkanjima, Japan. Flughafen.jpg (JPEG Image, 700x465 pixels) Snowball fight Times Square « Chasing Light. Posted: December 20th, 2009 | Author: doug | Filed under: dougKIM photography, New York City, Nikon This was an impromptu snowball fight in Times Square around 1AM in the midst of the blizzard Saturday night.
The real danger wasn’t the snow and subsequent moisture destroying my gear. No, the real danger was shooting the mayhem with a wide lens which meant that I was a prime target. I had to put the gear down several times for some payback. Note: due to demand, prints can be purchased now at SmugMug. Snowball fight in Times Square 12/19/09 © Doug Kim. Photo Essay: The Most Alien Landscapes on Earth. PhotoSketch. Sketch2Photo: Internet Image Montage Tao Chen1 Ming-Ming Cheng1 Ping Tan2 Ariel Shamir3 Shi-Min Hu1 1TNList, Department of Computer Science and Technology, Tsinghua University 2National University of Singapore 3The Interdisciplinary Center Abstract We present a system that composes a realistic picture from a simple freehand sketch annotated with text labels.
The composed picture is generated by seamlessly stitching several photographs in agreement with the sketch and text labels; these are found by searching the Internet. Paper Sketch2Photo: Internet Image Montage ACM SIGGRAPH ASIA 2009, ACM Transactions on Graphics, to appear Tao Chen, Ming-Ming Cheng, Ping Tan, Ariel Shamir, Shi-Min Hu System Pipeline Retrieval Results Composition Results Video Supplementary Materials 1. General supplementary materials, including intermediate results and comparisons. 2. High resolution compositions and detailed statistics of the user studies. Sktech2Photo Team. Vip.swf (application/x-shockwave-flash Object)