So You Need A Typeface

SO YOU NEED A TYPEFACE 2.0 is an interactive way to choose fonts for your projects. It is based on the infographic poster designed by Julian Hansen. Ian Li recreated the poster into a dynamic web page using HTML, CSS, and jQuery (a JavaScript library). —> SEE HERE  

‘Your Body is my Canvas’ by Alexa Meade

   Alexa Meade paints on the surfaces of live human subjects, found objects, and architectural spaces in a way that optically compresses 3D space into a 2D plane when photographed. Her work has been exhibited at the Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery in Washington, D.C., Postmasters Gallery in New York City, Galerie Ivo Kamm in Zürich,…

Steve McCurry: The Ground Zero Photographs

Steve McCurry’s storied career has produced an incredible wealth of iconic photojournalism. And while he is known for his far-flung coverage of foreign conflict, on September 11, 2001, his focus turned abruptly and inconceivably domestic. The work you see here–some of it appearing publicly for the first time–is a breathtaking testimony of Lower Manhattan as war…

Scenes From 21st-Century China

The People’s Republic of China, the most populous country, and the second-largest economy, in the world, is a vast, dynamic nation that continues to grow and evolve. In this, the latest entry in a semi-regular series on China, we find a tremendous variety of images, including an earthquake in Gansu province, a massive rubber duck…

Annie Leibovitz on the future of photography

Guardian interviewed Annie Leibovitz about the future of photography. “Annie Leibovitz discusses the role of the professional photographer in an era dominated by smartphone cameras and image-sharing sites. Speaking at the Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity, Leibovitz argues that there is no reason to suppose that there will be any let-up in demand for high-quality stills…

Richard Estes’ Incredibly Realistic Paintings

Considered a founder of the Photorealist movement, Richard Estes is best known for his paintings of city scenes in New York. Compiling his compositions from multiple source photographs, Estes reconstructs reality in highly convincing renderings. He often incorporates reflective surfaces, such as shop windows and shiny cars, yielding mirrored imagery that serves to enhance what…

Arthur Leipzig Photography

   Acclaimed documentary photographer, Arthur Leipzig was born in Brooklyn, New York in 1918. Arthur Leipzig’s work is represented in the permanent collections of The Museum of Modern Art, The Brooklyn Museum, The National Portrait Gallery, The Jewish Museum, and The Bibliothèque Nationale. His solo exhibitions include Arthur Leipzig: a World View at the Howard…

Tutti Frutti

This portfolio of images began on a food market stroll in Tuscany/Italy. From the Melon-choly to Pome-grenade, almost every fruit or vegetable was given a new meaning. All images are available on the online shop.  

Sin City 2: A Dame To Kill For Official Trailer

“Sin City: A Dame To Kill For” Official Trailer (2014) Jessica Alba, Mickey Rourke HD The town’s most hard-boiled citizens cross paths with some of its more reviled inhabitants. Directors: Frank Miller, Robert Rodriguez Writers: Frank Miller (graphic novels), Frank Miller (screenplay) Stars: Jessica Alba, Mickey Rourke, Rosario Dawson In theaters: August 22, 2014  

Tales You Lose by Andre Levy

Tales You Lose was born on Instagram, and it’s an initiative by Andre Levy, brazilian designer based in Frankfurt, Germany. “We are constantly surrounded by pop figures – in films, in music, comics, and even in gossip magazines. They are sometimes our escape from reality, our fantasies. Coins portray something opposite: the real, the everyday. …

Photos of the Month

A Palestinian man washes his horse in the Mediterranean Sea in Gaza City on Nov. 6. (Oliver Weiken/European Pressphoto Agency) A Nepalese street child, wearing a mask of Hindu monkey God Hanuman, rests on a street in Katmandu, Nepal, on Nov. 2. (Niranjan Shrestha/Associated Press) An Indian Sikh Nihang (warrior) performs a fire breathing act…

Artists and Their Cats

Pablo Picasso, Andy Warhol, Frida Kahlo, so many great artists have one very furry thing in common: cats. Gathered here for the first time by editor Alison Nastasi are behind-the-scenes stories of more than 50 famous artists and their feline friends. From Salvador Dali’s pet ocelot Babou to John Lennon and Yoko Ono’s menagerie of…

Victor Demarchelier’s Exhibition in New York

The talented Victor Demarchelier is exhibited in New York at Clic Gallery’s Soho location running from October 21-November 10. Victor Demarchelier was born and raised in New York City, the youngest son of legendary photographer Patrick Demarchelier. After graduating in 2006 from Vassar where he studied economics and studio art, Victor was employed by his father, working daily in the…

Into The Mind Movie

intothemindmovie.com facebook.com/sherpascinema Blur the lines between dream state and reality, as you perceive the world through the minds of many. Into the Mind contemplates the experiences passed between mentors and peers to paint a philosophical portrait of human kind. What drives us to overcome challenge? How do we justify risk? What forces are at the…

Christian Coigny’s Women

Based near Lausanne on the shores of Lake Geneva, Christian Coigny has for the past 30 years developed a career in traditional black and white photography in parallel to his work in publicity and fashion. He works primarily with film. His work is anchored in a classical education and strongly influenced by American painters such…

Catching Sunlight: Alan Friedman

Alan Friedman’s Statement “My photographs comprise a solar diary, portraits of a moment in the life of our local star. Most are captured from my backyard in Buffalo, NY. Using a small telescope and narrow band filters I can capture details in high resolution and record movements in the solar atmosphere that change over hours…

Carl Warner’s Foodscapes Making Of

The ‘Foodscapes’ are created in Carl Warner’s London studio where they are built on top of a large purpose built triangular table top. The scenes are photographed in layers from foreground to background and sky as the process is very time consuming and so the food quickly wilts under the lights. Each element is then…