art The Fragment Accumulator 20" x 30" 2010 digital print on archival paper ed. /14 Carbon Inversion Device 20" x 30" 2009 digital print on archival paper ed. /14 Micro Re-Instigator 30" x 40" 2009 digital print on archival paper ed. /10 Mnemonic DoppelGanger 22.5" x 35 1/4" 2009 digital print on archival paper ed. /12 Seismic Conduction Tower 20" x 30" 2009 digital print on archival paper ed. /14 Mechs - DRAWTHROUGH: the personal and professional work of Scott Robertso Welcome DVDs Bio Contact Shockingly Surreal Self-Portraits (10 photos) Born in Madrid, Spain, Manu Pombrol is a 35-year-old artist and photographer whose self-portraits are nothing short of extraordinary. Pombrol first started down a creative path when, at a very young age, he painted pictures or portraits in pastels. Then, as computers started making their way into the mainstream, he worked in graphic design. He bought his first camera only about three years ago and that's when everything changed. In his words, "Everything started to make sense.
5 Great Resources to Help You Advance Your Design Career We’re always looking for design career resources to help us (and our readers) bring our A-game to the table. Sure, you’ve been to design school, but there’s always more to be learned—whether it’s developing new skills, creating a strategic plan for success, or taking a fresh look at the industry. MyDesignShop put together a little resource pack that includes some of our favorite design books, insights and even some helpful supplies to boost your creative career. We’re particularly stoked about the Branding Yourself and Your Design Career Collection because it’s now available for only $59.99. Check out what’s inside: よわよわカメラウーマン日記 Natsumi HayashiLives in Japan.Photographs mainly levitating self-portraits (and cats not levitating).yowayowa is a Japanese term meaning "weak" or "feeble."Since I'm yowayowa, it's really heavy to carry SLR cameras around.[日本語で読む] How to take "Today's Levitation" (how I actually do) - Equipments and shutter speedCamera body: Canon EOS 5D Mk2Lenses: Canon EF50mm F1.2L USM, EF24-70mm F2.8L USM, PENTAX 67 lenses (with adaptors)Tripods: Gitzo's rapid-pole 3 steps with ball heads (from 1980s)Shutter speed: 1/500 sec. or faster (1/320 sec. can be used in a darker condition)
Is Smartphone Journalism The Way Forward? PSFK has partnered with Boehringer Ingelheim to bring you a snapshot of Ten Innovative Ideas each week that are reshaping the health care industry. Continue reading below for the most exciting ideas from the past seven days. Mood-Boosting ‘Headphones’ Send Light Directly To The Brain The VALKEE Bright Light Headset is a light treatment solution for seasonal affective disorder that was designed to be worn like a pair of earbuds, shining light to a user’s brain via their ear canals. Light therapy targets the brain’s photosensitive areas which can cause depression and mood swings when not receiving enough light. The idea is that the artificial light substitutes the mood-elevating effects of the sun by channeling bright light directly to the brain.
Hair: The String Mop Like water and foliage, hair has always presented a unique challenge to both the traditional painter and the digital artist. If you define individual locks too much, there’s a tendency for it to come out looking like a string mop. And if the edges are too hard, it tends to sit on the head like a leather helmet. International Center of Photography - School The School at ICP offers more than 400 courses that range from traditional film and darkroom practice to digital media. The state-of-the-art facility features black-and-white and color labs; digital labs, including resources for multimedia and digital video; and a professional shooting studio. The faculty of ICP is dedicated to nurturing new talent and represents some of the world's most accomplished and innovative practitioners, offering expert guidance and inside perspectives into the field. Students come from around the world, representing virtually every country and all ages and backgrounds, making the discussions at ICP rich and provocative.
Robert Mapplethorpe Biography Mapplethorpe was born and grew up as a Roman Catholic of English and Irish heritage in Our Lady of the Snows Parish in Floral Park, Queens, New York. His parents were Harry and Joan Mapplethorpe and he grew up with five brothers and sisters. The Most Powerful Photos of the President in 2012 Though we're already four days into 2013, it's hard to not think back on all of the memorable moments in 2012. As an election year, 2012 was especially unforgettable for reelected President Barack Obama. Photographer Pete Souza was there to capture the President, his family, and the White House staff's most poignant moments throughout the year. While some images have circulated throughout the media, captivating audiences and allowing us to see the President interact with public figures like gymnast McKayla Maroney and Mayor Michael Bloomberg, others give us a more intimate view of him, one that we haven't seen before.
Photographers of Note Listed below is a short list of some photographers whose work I follow and get inspiration from. This is by no means an exhaustive list and will continue to grow as I discover new or old talent. Back to the future Article by James Pond I am the owner of Pondly.com / art lover / electrical engineer / software developer / MBA in e-business student. I blog for pleasure and love to share my Internet findings. Web site: Irina Werning, a Buenos Aires Photographer asked friends and family to “re-enact” old photos of themselves for an ongoing project, which she christened “Back to the Future.” Did you like these photos?