A grand idea that’s sure to take off and become The Next Big Craze, artist François Dourlen is the brains behind “Scenic photos.” The concept involves the insertion of iconic scenes from film, TV and video games into shots of everyday life.
Sometimes it’s the sheer scale of something that makes us realize just how insignificant we really are, other times it’s the sheer beauty. Award-winning photographer Sarah Martinet offers stunning bird’s eye views of this most fertile of nations, its green and mountainous land sliced through by vein-like waterways and plunging waterfalls.
Raise a glass and a smile to these hilariously honest booze bottle labels. Tongue-in-cheek negative advertising, slogans include gems such as “Text Your Ex” as a replacement Jack Daniel’s badge and “Vomit Everywhere” instead of Jägermeister’s.
These 3D paintings by Singaporean artist Keng Lye would be considered fishware more than dishware. Lye created the effect of fish swimming in plates and bowls. He accomplished this by pouring layers of clear resin in a container and painting on it. The end result is what looks like a fish or turtle floating in a dish. The effect is amazing and will make you compare it to the real thing.
We’ve seen doppelgangers pictured together before, but this takes things – somewhat creepily – one step further. Croatian photographer Ino Zeljak has created an exhibition called “Metamorfoza” whereby portraits of two similar looking faces have been knitted together as one.
Mat Brown, an industrial designer, blogger and jeweler, has crafted his own unique set of stunning shelves using chestnut wood and unearthly blue glowing resin. The timber’s knotholes and cracks were filled with the colorful concoction, which then took almost a week to set.
There’s no better first thing in the morning smell than freshly brewed java, so, feast your eyes – and taste buds – on this staggeringly brilliant contraption which makes a barista of your alarm clock. Entitled Barisieur, it uses induction heating for the water which is then transferred to a stainless steel funnel for filtering.
Acclaimed German-born, US-based photographer Martin Schoeller is used to snapping the likes of American Presidents and A-list Hollywood film stars, but here he’s turned his attention to these incredible female bodybuilders. The multi-award-winner says that he wishes to capture the vulnerability of his subjects.
We’ve featured crayon carvings in the past, but the Star Wars set by Hoang Tran is quickly becoming one of our favorites. Available for purchase in Tran’s Etsy store are intricate carvings of popular characters like Vader, Yoda, Chewy, Boba Fett, R2, C3PO and more. Cant’ find the character you like? Don’t fret, Tran also does custom requests. For another […]
Whether it be creating a character for you coffee, or simply letting everyone know how you’re feeling, these innovative souvenir cups sure do raise a smile. Or frown. Or wink. Courtesy of designers at Backbone Branding it’s a limited edition range exclusively for Gawatt.