40 Of The Most Powerful Photographs Ever Taken Sisters pose for the same photo three separate times, years apart. A Russian war veteran kneels beside the tank he spent the war in, now a monument. A Romanian child hands a heart-shaped balloon to riot police during protests against austerity measures in Bucharest. Retired Philadelphia Police Captain Ray Lewis is arrested for participating in the Occupy Wall Street protests in 2011. A monk prays for an elderly man who had died suddenly while waiting for a train in Shanxi Taiyuan, China. A dog named "Leao" sits for a second consecutive day at the grave of her owner, who died in the disastrous landslides near Rio de Janiero on January 15, 2011.
Fed by Birds: Best Wardrobe of All Time? My nomination is American dancer Ruth St Denis, whose fantastic costumes feature in page after page of pictures at NYPL. Whether minimalist: Or maximalist: On stage: Or as herself: John Dies at the End » Fuck the Karate Kid Updates » February, 2010 Fuck the Karate Kid Tuesday, February 16th, 2010 I think The Karate Kid ruined the modern world. Not just that movie, but all of the movies like it (you certainly can’t let the Rocky sequels escape blame). Basically any movie with a training montage.
Time-Traveling photographer goes back to history's most iconic moments to add herself By Daily Mail Reporter Published: 02:50 GMT, 21 April 2013 | Updated: 11:16 GMT, 21 April 2013 Many of us have dreamed of going back in time to see the Beatles or Marilyn Monroe, but one photographer has dialed back the clock (well, at least on celluloid). Flora Borsi, a photographer based out of Budapest, has created a series of photographs dubbed the 'Time Travel Project' that show her in some of the most iconic photos of all time. Borsi and her cellphone can now be seen mixing with the likes of Andy Warhol and Elvis Presley at the height of their fame. The photographer says she was inspired by Charlie Chaplin's film 'The Circus,' and wondered whether with time-travel we could 'capture the most important events and history.'
Glenn Jones / Glennz Glenn is an amazing freelance graphic designer from Auckland, New Zealand. He started his career by designing corporate identities and designs for packaging. Soon after he got pulled into designing t-shirts on Threadless and that changed his focus. 5 Creepy Ways Video Games Are Trying to Get You Addicted So, the headlines say somebody else has died due to video game addiction. Yes, it's Korea again. What the hell? Look, I'm not saying video games are heroin. I totally get that the victims had other shit going on in their lives. The Top 75 ‘Pictures of the Day' for 2012 *Update: The Top 100 ‘Pictures of the Day’ for 2012 have just been published. Click here to check out the most up-to-date post! After the positive reception from last year’s “Top 50 ‘Pictures of the Day’ for 2011“, the Sifter promised to highlight the top 25 ‘Pictures of the Day‘ at the end of every quarter, eventually culminating in an epic Top 100 for 2012. It’s hard to believe we’re already into the final quarter of 2012.
The Donut Project » Hamilton Wood Type Catalog #14 The Hamilton Wood Type Catalog #14 is 125 pages of both classic and surprisingly iconic fonts, figures, icons and imagery. It’s so full of great inspiration and I plan on spending my evening flipping through the 90+ pages I didn’t make it through this morning. I used to run into a lot of problems finding good inspiration for vintage type and type treatments while in school and usually found a few labels, but nothing like this. 7 Man-Made Substances that Laugh in the Face of Physics The universe is full of weird substances like liquid metal and whatever preservative keeps Larry King alive. But mankind isn't happy to accept the weirdness of nature when we can create our own abominations of science that, due to the miracle of technology, spit in nature's face and call it retarded. That's why we came up with... #7. Ferrofluids What do you get when you suspend nanoparticles of iron compounds in a colloidal solution of water, oil and a surfactant?