Thursday, September 29, 2011

Funny Illustrations by JrDrago (10 Photos)


Illustrator Edno Pereira Jr. (a.k.a. Jr Drago) created these pop-culture referenced illustrations and ads a twisted, funny and unusual aspect to them that makes the artwork deep and rich in meaning. 


Lego Iconic Photography (14 Photos)


Lego imitates life once again. This time photographer Mike Stimpson replicates iconic photos using Lego in every detail contained in the original photo. All the photos are stylistically true to the original shots.


Creative Ads by Pierrette Diaz (5 Photos)

These awesome illustrations by Pierrette Diaz show us the world from the eyes of children. These illustrations were created for a press-ad campaign for Tiji TV with the tagline: Tiji TV as imaginative as children.


Wednesday, September 28, 2011

Light Fossils (8 Photos)

Light Fossils is a light painting collection by photographer Darius Twin.  Long exposure photography and fun with light are what makes this collection awesome!



Tilt Shift Photography (21 Photos)

Tilt-shift photography is an awesome technique using selective focus on a certain object to make is appear miniature and dreamlike.



Burning House Project (15)

Burning House Project is a blog that asks a hypothetical question: What would you save from the fire if your house was burning down? People submit pictures of the things that they would (hypothetically) save from the burning flames. It's a mixture between the sentimental, the practical and the emotional stuff. Some of the submissions are absolutely unique and some are predictable. 


Creative i-Pad Cases (9 Photos)

For all you Mac junkies out there, here are awesome and cool i-Pad cases that are absolute must-haves!



Sunday, September 25, 2011

Guerrilla Marketing - Pole Edition (12 Photos)

This is what happens when Creative are briefed that there are no billboard spaces to rent. 


Celebrity Quotes (8 Photos)

Sometimes you wish celebrities would stop all the lying for publicity and actually declare the truth. The following are real heartfelt quotes you wish were true.


Long Exposure Air Traffic Photography (9 Photos)

These photos were taken in the skies of San Francisco International Airport by photographer Terence Chang.


Sunday Dose of Wierdness From the Web (67)

Feeling low after the weekend? Enjoy a dose of the weirdest, funniest, craziest and interesting photos circulating the World Wide Web before you do anything serious.


Thursday, September 22, 2011

Superhero Fetus Sculptures (8 Photos)

French artist Alexandre Nicolas created superhero fetus sculptures back in 2008. The series also include a "mistake" fetus, Hitler.



Nokia Swipe - Awesome Frozen Time Ad (1 video, 2 photos)


This interactive video for Nokia’s cool new N9, was directed by Gang of Three in collaboration with Active Arc.

The video features three almost frozen-moment scenes, representing simple swipe gesture of the N9 user interface.



Evolution of Logos Past, Present and Future (10 Photos)

A funny evolution of logos and hilarious future predictions.  


Nike Apparel Design by Short (11 Photos)

Davy Le Chevance a.k.a "Short" is a French Graphic Designer/ Illustrator who created the following artwork for Nike t-shirt in collaboration with the Nike Graphic Studios in Portland. They'll be out on sale soon, till then we are on the waiting list!



Amazing Illustrations by Andry Shango (9 Photos)


These amazing illustrations by the Parisian Andry Shango are wickedly smart mash-up of pop-culture icons and idioms.



We Love Disney: Lion King Concept Art (10 Photos)

If you're a 90's kid, you've seen Lion King on the date of the release (and probably cried when *spoiler* Mufasa died). So feast your eyes on amazing concept art for our beloved furry friends.


Tuesday, September 20, 2011

Midi Controlled Musical Robot by Tim Laursen (1 video, 1 photo)

A video of the wonderful MIDI Controlled Musical Robots by Tim Laursen.





Cyber Sculptures by Andea Petrachi (10 Photos)

Italian Artist Andrea Petrachi a.k.a. Himatic creates creepy yet expressive "Cyber Sculptures" from things most of people simply throw away. His work is based on the assembly of everyday items,  discarded electronics, gadgets and toys as a metaphor to the consumers out-of-control desire to buy things. [1]


Objects of Co-Dependency by Keetra Dixon (7 Photos)

“Objects of Co-Dependency” is a sculpture series of everyday objects that are joined together. The series is by artist Keetra Dean Dixon.


The Muppets Go Retro (5 Photos)

If you were a Muppet fan, you'd remember Dr. Teeth and The Electric Mayhem band on the Muppets Show. Canadian graphic designer Michael Di Pippo created these awesome Muppet Concert Posters for the band members. 



63rd Emmys Opening with Jane Lynch (1 Video, 1 photo)

If you missed the Emmys, here's a look into the opening number. Jane Lynch sings about the different shows on TV while walking into different sets of Prime Time's most popular shows. We couldn't contain our LOLs!



The Malls Of Dubai Song (1 Video, 1 Photos)

Don't know if the guy was serious or whether he was joking around. 


Monday, September 19, 2011

Living Dolls by Hayden Wood (7 Photos)

The following artwork is not CGI, paintings or sculptures, it is the result of amazing photography and photo-manipulation done by Hayden Wood. The results are dream-like and surreal it's hard to believe that the two characters are real people. 



Minimal Movie Posters by Ibraheem Youssef (10 Photos)

Ibraheem Yousef is a Toronto, Canada based designer. Looking at the elements of the posters you can tell that they were created by a real movies fan. 




Tying the Knot by Cristina Moralejo (6 Photos)

This wedding invitation design by Cristina Moralejo takes the term "Tying the Knot" to a whole new level. When both ends of the wedding invitation are fully spread and open, the action forms a knot. Take a look at the pics below to get the idea behind the invitation. Brilliant! 


Translation: LOOP THAT IS FASTENED AND LOCKED SO IT IS DIFFICULT TO RELEASE, AND THE MORE ITS ENDS ARE PULLED APART THE MORE IT TIES TOGETHER.

Rooftopping - Daredevil Photography at It's Best (16 Photos)

Rooftoppers are daredevil photographers who climb to the tops of buildings and other urban structures and take photos of the view.



Sunday, September 18, 2011

Exploding Photography by Staudinger + Franke (8 Photos)

Austrian photography studio Staudinger + Franke created these astounding high speed photos of exploding things.


Porsche 929 Concept Car (5 Photos)


Designer Julliana Cho created this awesome electric car concept for Porsche.

Speed Photography by Ryan Taylor (5 Photos)

Ryan Taylor uses colored water, balloons, strobe lights and milk to create these incredible high speed photos.


Sunday Dose of Wierdness From the Web (83)

It's another Sunday and you all know what that means, right? Enjoy a dose of the weirdest, funniest, craziest and interesting photos circulating the World Wide Web before you do anything serious.

Thursday, September 15, 2011

3D Illustrations by Cokecoco (8 Photos)

Jorge Montero Bruna aka Cokecoco is an artist based in Santiago, Chile. Jorge creates amazingly vivid 3D illustrations that are so alive it's almost scary. 



Light Paintings by Dennis Calvert (6 Photos)

The following Photographs by Dennis Calvert came straight out of the camera with no digital manipulation whatsoever



“Light is the primary factor in our ability to interpret and define the universe. Capturing light in long exposures breaks down our conventional understandings of time and space. Time is no longer linear. We see multiple moments all at once. We become time travelers.”
- Denis Calvert


Vault49's Artwork (Photos)

Vault49 is an artistic collaboration based in NY. A playground and a creative incubator for innovative design projects. 
The work delivered by Vault49 is characterized by a focus on craftsmanship, multi-media and an expressive use of color. Vault49’s broad portfolio combines technology with all-important craft and natural ability, giving the work an authenticity that is impossible to replicate.


Climatic Photography by Scott Garrison (7 Photos)

Photographer Scott Garrison's compositions are cartoon-like, saturated with movement and full of dry humor. Click here to see more of Scott Garrison's photography.



Marvelous 15 by Andy Jones (16 Photos)

15 Characters from the Marvel Universe illustrated by UK based concept artist, Andy Jones.


Wednesday, September 14, 2011

Typographic Posters by Tom Davie (16 Photos)

Tom Davie has founded studiotwentysix2 in Chicago in 2003 as a multi-disciplined design and fine art studio. Here are examples of his artwork.


Senior Superhero by Andreas Englund (11 Photos)

Andreas Englund portrays an elderly superhero trying to get by his final years. He uses oil on canvas to portray his ideas.


Iconatomy by George Chamoun (5 Photos)

George Chamoun creates a visual mashup of two different Hollywood eras. The name Iconatomy is coined from the words "icon" (starts, celebrities, etc) and "anatomy". It took Chamoun a lot of time and energy trying to find two perfect photographs to digitally pair together. The results are in no way morphed, but collaged together to create an iconic symbol of looks, fortune and fame.

Elizabeth Taylor, Angelina Jolie

Passive Aggressive Disney Memo (1 Photo)

This (fake?) Disney memo (dated back to 1986) has been circulating the internet for a while now. Probably written by one of the animators who was outraged at the title name change for a Disney classic movie from “Basil Of Baker Street” to the much more boring “The Great Mouse Detective".  It is believed to be written by one of the animators, Ed Gombert, but is “from” the then head of the department. 

Aristocats remains the same!

Bare Essentials - Minimal Superheroes (13 Photos)

Bare Essentials is a project by Dennis de Groot and Nalden, stripping down iconic superheroes to basic colors and geometric shapes.