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45 Remarkable Food & Drink Menu Designs A menu represents your culinary skills and tells your customers what you are about. It conveys your personality, the restaurants brand and it should leave an impression on your customers that will make them want to come back often. The menu should also speak to the type experience that you want your guests to have when dining. So here are 45 brilliant examples of food & drink menu designs that got it right… carnovsky RGB Color est e pluribus unus RGB is a work about the exploration of the “surface’s deepness”. RGB designs create surfaces that mutate and interact with different chromatic stimulus. Carnovsky's RGB is an ongoing project that experiments with the interaction between printed and light colours. The resulting images are unexpected and disorienting. The colors mix up, the lines and shapes entwine becoming oneiric and not completely clear.

Why Queens Is The Best Borough Brooklyn may get the lion’s share of New York’s non-Manhattan glory, but Queens dwellers (including this author) know their borough is pretty damn special. What it lacks in plethoras of hipster-filled, exposed-brick cafes, artisanal charcuterie plates, and indie bookstores, it makes up for with vibrant art scenes (RIP, 5POINTZ), searing urban landscapes, and off-the-hook affordable ethnic eats that're the welcome result of living in the city’s epicenter for cultural diversity. Here're 20 reasons (most of which you can go do) why Queens is actually the best borough. NO Jersey, you're not a borough. Stop it.

The Amazing Arthur Tress Shares His Dark, Surreal Photographs From The 1970s: Gothamist fullscreen Child Buried in Sand, Coney Island, 1968(Photo by Arthur Tress) Ever dream of being buried alive under the sands in Coney Island? In the 1960s, one child did, and photographer Arthur Tress brought his nightmare to life. List of People in Painting w/ Quick Facts & Comparison Photos - Discussing the Divine Comedy with Dante Norman Bethune A Canadian physician and medical innovator. Bethune is best known for his service in war time medical units during the Spanish Civil War and with the People's Liberation Army during the Second Sino-Japanese War. He developed the first mobile blood-transfusion service in Spain in 1936. A Communist, he wrote that wars were motivated by profits, not principles. Thanks to comments from viewers I think this is Norman Bethune and not Jonas Salk.

Lego Recreations of Famous Movie Scenes You’re never too old to play with toys! Lucky for us, twenty-one year old Alex Eylar still uses his Legos to hilariously re-create some of the most famous movie scenes of our time. Based in Oakland, Eylar goes by the name Profound Whatever on Flickr, where he shares his extensive collection of staged scenes starring an entirely Lego cast. From symbolic dramas, to action-packed blockbusters, to cult classics, Eylar has a way of making his chosen scenes recognizable, despite the minimal expression provided in the plastic faces. Aside from movie scenes he has an awesome series of crime scene possibilities from the board game Clue, using Legos of course. See Also LEGO BIRDS IN REAL LIFE

Can I Put Together a Backpacking Kit for $350 or Less? Explore the backcountry with gear that won't break the bank. Photo: Olga_Danylenko/Getty Images A:The short answer is yes, but you’re going to have to steer clear of items with any bells and whistles.

Intersections: An Ornately Carved Wood Cube Projects Shadows onto Gallery Walls Intersections, 2013. 6.5′ Cube, projected Shadows: 35′ x 32′. Created by mixed media artist Anila Quayyum Agha, this elaborately carved cube with an embedded light source projects a dazzling pattern of shadows onto the surrounding gallery walls. Titled Intersections, the installation is made from large panels of laser-cut wood meant to emulate the geometrical patters found in Islamic sacred spaces. Agha shares: The Intersections project takes the seminal experience of exclusion as a woman from a space of community and creativity such as a Mosque and translates the complex expressions of both wonder and exclusion that have been my experience while growing up in Pakistan.

30 Most popular photography on Reddit I’ve stuck quite a long time making a collection of some of the most popular photography on Reddit all time. I couldn’t find original source of all the photos but they are here meant to inspire. Any Info?

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