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Michael Shainblum wanted to create a video that was completely out of the norm – something abstract and unexpected. After 5 years of mastering the art of mirroring images and 4 months of sweat into this particular video, Mirror City was born. It is a visual story through some of the great American cities: Chicago, … Read more
14-year-old Zev from Natick, Massachusetts, has taken the photography world by storm with his surreal photo manipulations. Better known by the nickname of ‘fiddle oak’, Zev presents a highly imaginative portfolio of surreal self-portraits, which he created together with his sister Nellie (aged 17). His work seems to mirror the transition from the fairy-tale childhood … Read more
Mira Ruido, the pen name of Spanish illustrator Joseba Elorza, created these fascinatingly incredible pieces below. In Spanish, “Mira” means “look” and “Ruido” means “noise” – quite fitting for an artist who makes his living as a sound technician.
French photographer and graphic artist Romain Jacquet-Lagrèze created Vertical Horizon, a collection of photographs of Hong Kong’s skyscrapers from lustrous office towers to dilapidated residential buildings. Jacquet-Lagrèze’s perspective is what unites the various image subjects. Each photo stares up at the man-made structures, offering glimpses of the sky in the background. In the photographer’s own words, “Vertical Horizon is … Read more
The data-crunching Google developers are renowned for taking vast amounts of information and processing it into fascinating snapshots of our world. In the most recent endeavor, Google teamed up with Nasa and several other partners to produce a virtual, 30-year time machine. The timelapse shows almost 30 years of satellite imagery of Earth’s surface undergoing … Read more
Beloved Shirts – the creator of the most eclectic and necessary attire from all across the internet lands – was started in the winter of 2012 by a Mr. Jeremiah Robinson. Robinson and the company’s values are rooted in producing designs “that will look incredible and will shock people in a pleasant way.” The perfected … Read more
Emergence, created by the team at Obscura Digital, was the latest endeavor by the creative technology studio that had already covered the Sydney Opera House, Guggenheim Museum, Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque, and other world-famous architectural structures in projection art of a grand scale. This time, they transformed the facade of Pier 15 – the Exploratorium in … Read more
If the world were a village of 100 people, what would its composition be? Sometimes we can get caught up in what is directly around us, seeing only what is within our own immediate reach. Sometimes, however, we need to take a step back to see that the world is far different then we think. This … Read more
March 26, the date of the Supreme Court same sex marriage hearings, brought about an abundance of support and action across social media platforms. The most popular amongst these was a profile picture change to a little pink and red avatar that symbolizes equality. However, this little avatar suddenly feels very small in comparison to … Read more
Gui Martinez is a Spanish photographer who lives and works in Tokyo. In addition to his beautifully unique style of photography, Martinez is the founder of the online web magazine JAGR.
Joanna Lemanska is an art historian living in the City of Light. Having explored Paris for the last four years, she sees the city in a whole new light. Unlike typical shots of Parisian monuments or clichéd cityscapes, Lemanska uses naturally-occurring reflections to capture unique views. Her mirrored images create serene moments of time, so her images … Read more