THE DIATOMIST is a short documentary about Klaus Kemp, master of the Victorian art of diatom arrangement.
Diatoms are single cell algae that create jewel-like glass shells around themselves. Microscopists of the Victorian era would arrange them into complex patterns, invisible to the naked eye but spectacular when viewed under magnification.The best of these arrangements are stunning technical feats …
This animation by Devicers is an 8-bit trip down memory lane.
↳ The View: A “Back-to-the-Camera Shot” Montage by Plot Point Productions
Pretty incredible stuff. Makes me want to do something really special for our 10 year… luckily we have 4 more years left to plan.
Check out the wonderful work of Hampton Creative.
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Smartpress.com conducted a survey to aggregate the opinion of dozens of the best and most-talented graphic designers in the industry. The results were turned into a success factors/guide document in form of an infographic. This year the survey included more than 40 industry experts that have 5+ years …
If you’ve ever bought something from us or been to any of our live shows, you’ve probably seen our “Support Your Local Artist” stickers. Well, here’s and opportunity to show some local artist love.
Above are two Kick Starter videos to some pretty cool cats. The first one is for Fugscreen Studios, a Chicago based screen printing studio. They …
Here’s a little video that inspires me to keep business simple and small.
Check out this beautifully done video featuring craftsman Max Lamb
Watch artist Miguel Endara create an illustration of his dad composed entirely out of 3.2 million ink dots. Simply stunning.
The 76 Synthesizer is a virtual analog monophonic synth application for the iPad. Inspired by the synthesizers from the 70’s, this interface brings back tactile memories of my parent’s old stereo equipment. The interface design was done by designer and developer Jonas Eriksson. Jonas has done an incredible job recreating the look and feel of heavy steel knobs, warm …
Another incredible video by SupaKitch & Koralie
DreamWorks first personal art publication, Moonshine, was conceived as an opportunity to highlight the breath of artistic development talent at Dreamworks. This short documentary gives you a sneak peek into the personal works from the artists.
Directed by Alexis Wanneroy & Christophe Lautrette
Artists : Sam Michalp, Nicolas Weis, Christian Schellewald, Paul Duncan, Marcos Mateu, Nathan Fowkes
Special appearance from Jeffrey …
↳ via Anton Jankovoy
Yes, this is a photograph.
This post is part of a new series of posts which features one inspirational image or video. If you want to share something inspirational with us please send an email with the subject “Eye Candy” and a link from where you found it. Check out all Eye Candy here.
The Art of Flight has truly set the bar for action sports cinematography. The film is packed with stunning HD aerial shots that are captured with ultra high speed gyro-stabilized Cineflex and Phantom Flex camera systems. Taking place in some of the most remote locations of the world and featuring some of the greatest snowboard talent alive, the film is …
Thank you Explosions in the Sky and the team behind this incredible music video.
“Last Known Surroundings”
Written & Performed by Explosions in the Sky
Directed by Ptarmak
Illustration: Sissy Emmons
Animation: David Hobizal
Addt’l Artistry: JR Crosby, Luke Miller, Zach Ferguson
Ben Hansen, Christy Carroll, Annie Mayfield
Addt’l 3D: Josh Johnson
This music video is weird… in a good way.
An infographic dissecting the nature and ramifications of Stuxnet, the first weapon made entirely out of code. This was produced for Australian TV program HungryBeast on Australia’s ABC1
Direction and Motion Graphics: Patrick Clair patrickclair.com
Written by: Scott Mitchell
Production Company: Zapruder’s Other Films.
Here’s a beautiful example of graphic design and illustration by artist Gianmarco Magnani from Silence Television. This series, entitled “Sixty Watts,” includes 4 giclée prints and are available for purchase in his online Store
Below is the rest of the series along with close up shots of each print. To see the rest of Magnani’s brilliant portfolio …
I’ve been meaning to post these for a while now. I keep running into them on inspiration sites and have always been in awe. Do you ever drive past an old van or truck and wish you could have gotten a cool vibrant photo of it’s side and start a collection. No? Well, I do all the time, and seeing …