High dynamic range imaging High-dynamic-range (HDR) image made out of three pictures. Taken in Tronador, Argentina. High-dynamic-range imaging (HDRI or HDR) is a set of techniques used in imaging and photography to reproduce a greater dynamic range of luminosity than possible using standard digital imaging or photographic techniques. HDR images can represent more accurately the range of intensity levels found in real scenes, from direct sunlight to faint starlight, and is often captured by way of a plurality of differently exposed pictures of the same subject matter.
colectiva A wait for ever We truly hope you can find a place in your heart for forgiveness as we feel quite bad that we haven’t posted anything during the last days, and we’d like to apologize. Unfortunately we’ve been dealing with hosting problems, lack of time, stress, and preparation for a couple of kick-ass activities of which we’ll be writing about during the next couple weeks. Meanwhile, enjoy this animated gif by Rene Abythe conveniently titled A Wait for Ever. via: computers club 25 Creative and Awesome 3d Character Designs - Front and Profile View ZBrush Sculpting Tutorial Outer Space - Inspiring HD image sequences from NASA Kinetic typography Fight club
Palladian architecture Plan for Palladio's Villa Rotonda. Features of the house were to become incorporated in numerous Palladian style house throughout Europe over the following centuries. Palladian architecture is a European style of architecture derived from and inspired by the designs of the Venetian architect Andrea Palladio (1508–1580). The term "Palladian" normally refers to buildings in a style inspired by Palladio's own work; that which is recognised as Palladian architecture today is an evolution of Palladio's original concepts.
There's Some Weird Shit Out There An Apsara is a female spirit of the clouds and waters in Hindu and Buddhist mythology. English translations of the word “Apsara” include “nymph,” “celestial nymph,” and “celestial maiden.” Apsaras are beautiful, supernatural female beings. They are youthful and elegant, and superb in the art of dancing. They are often the wives of the Gandharvas, the court musicians of Indra.
Design Awards 2012 - nominees announced The nominees for this year's Designs of the Year Awards at the Design Museum have just been announced. They include Barber Osgerby's Olympic Torch for London and Alexander McQueen creative director Sarah Burton for the Duchess of Cambridge's Wedding Dress. Spanning seven different categories (Architecture, Digital, Fashion, Furniture, Graphics, Product and Transport) the longlist is an eclectic mix which celebrates the very best in global design. Some of our favourites include Assemble CIC's Folly for a Flyover and United Visual Artists', High Arctic interative exhibition held at the National Maritime Museum in London, both of which have already featured on Phaidon.com. Architect John McAslan's restoration of The Iron Market in Port au Prince, Haiti has also been nominated.
Design Like the Pros Red is the sexiest, most powerful, most intense and most vibrant color in the rainbow. And since it’s the Month of Love, I want us to take a look at some amazing ways to use red in your interior design. Brenda Hibdon Red can take up all the oxygen in the room. Technology » Design You Trust – Social Inspirations! 1. There may be a bit smell when you get this bag, since it’s new & unused. You could open the package and put it in a ventilate place for a few hours, then the smell will fade away. Continue reading “Retro Style Leather Briefcase for Laptop” » Recently, they have unveiled the latest of cell phone creation, One.