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Social media is great for sharing and viewing excellent images. It's a great way to see interesting places to photograph and neat ways to capture images at iconic locations. This seems like a good thing, but it also means that it's easier than ever for people to copy -- or put more positively, to be inspired by -- the work of others. There's nothing wrong with trying your hand at a fa
chinese studio MAD architects unexpectedly ventures into lighting design in collaboration with italian lighting company artemide on the occasion of milan design week. The post MAD converts its iconic pingtan museum into small-scale illuminated landscape for artemide appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
FontBook is the world’s most comprehensive reference on digital typography.It documents the work of 118 renowned international type foundries, representing 1650 type designers, constituting 35,000 fonts from 8050 font families (status: April 2012).The FontBook app presents this selection through 700,000 typeface samples which can be intuitively spread out, searched, layered, moved, scrolled and c
Male characters featured in the Monopoly, Pringles and Dreamworks logos have been swapped for women by organisation Creative Equals, as a way of tackling "unconscious bias" in the media. Read more
In this week's comments update, readers voice their thoughts about the influence of Zaha Hadid on the afrofuturist architecture in new Marvel movie Black Panther. Read more
New York-based photographer Felix Kunze was recently visiting the iconic Lion’s Head mountain in Table Mountain National Park in Cape Town, South Africa, when he came across this sight at his favorite rock in a well-known lookout: a group of people had decided to scribble their full names into the rock that’s featured in countless photos.“Let’s find the vandals that were STUPID
The solitary tree found in New Zealand's Lake Wanaka—an iconic landscape photography subject—is at risk of destruction if tourists, particularly Instagrammers, don't start showing it more respect. The Lake Wanaka Tree is a crack willow—its very name refers to the tree's brittle nature—and its social media popularity has fueled an influx of tourists who are destroying the tree as they attempt to c
Japanese designer Kensaku Oshiro looked to a centuries-old creation of furniture maker Giuseppe Gaetano Descalzito when designing his latest chair. Read more
An experimental spiral-shaped house designed by Frank Lloyd Wright in 1950 for his son and daughter-in-law, David and Gladys Wright, had all but disappeared from public view until 2009, when their heirs put the home on the market. The property, located in the tony Arcadia neighborhood of Phoenix, fell into the hands of developers, who planned to tear it down and build two spec homes in its pl
in preparation for embedding it into the video ecosystem, it has recently introduced connectivity elements such as 'arri-rosette' and 'universal rail' and is now also offering a first adaptation for standard 15mm rods.The post ALPA develops a wide range of accessories for iconic camera hasselblad appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine. is a social bookmarking place where you can share, find & discuss the best news around on most topics. We focus on hi-tech reviews, gadgets and geekery but we like almost anything that's awesome, appealing and thought-provoking! er6i9ds5mz

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