Ellipsis: Dual Vision By Stephen Posen Photography

Ellipsis: Dual Vision By Stephen Posen

June 29, 2015

In Ellipsis: Dual Vision (Glitterati Incorporated, ISBN 978-0-9903808-4-9, $75), his first monograph, Stephen Posen comes full circle with a series of 174 paired photographs, represented by a broad range of locations and subjects—ranging from Tonlé Sap Lake in Cambodia to a flea market in rural Pennsylvania, a vending machine of gumballs

PlanIt! Finding The Perfect Milky Way All Stars

PlanIt! Finding The Perfect Milky Way

June 25, 2015

PlanIt! for photographers ($6.99) by Ying Wen Technologies stands for “Plan the shot”. It is the ultimate tool for landscape, star-trail, panorama, time-lapse, travel, city, night, and outdoor photographers. In this review we’re going to concentrate on astro photography and on finding the perfect Milky Way. Ansel Adams dedicates the

Dreamlands by Rob Ball All Stars

Dreamlands by Rob Ball

June 22, 2015

Dreamland amusement park in Margate, Kent opened to the public in 1920 though its site has an even longer historical link with fairgrounds, having been first used for amusement rides as early as 1880. During the height of its popularity it was one of the UK’s best-loved amusement parks and

Cling Hanger: Hook-Free Magnetic Clothing Hanger Design

Cling Hanger: Hook-Free Magnetic Clothing Hanger

June 18, 2015

The idea of infusing magnets into hangers isn’t simply out of just aesthetics but function as well. Cling (via Kickstarter) is extremely lightweight and slender, it works on regular closet racks or stand alone racks. Before developing the Cling, I usually find my clothing rack collapsing in the middle of

Interview: The Cosmos of Tanu Malakul Na Ayudhaya Interviews

Interview: The Cosmos of Tanu Malakul Na Ayudhaya

June 17, 2015

1938 born Bangkok-based artist Tanu Malakul Na Ayudhaya, a fifth generation artist of the Malakul family, whose artistic heritage dates back to the reign of King Rama II and a former professor of art at the Bangkok Academy of Arts, offers a colorful feast and hard-edged graphic style for the

Philips Fidelio Bluetooth Wireless On-Ear Headset Design

Philips Fidelio Bluetooth Wireless On-Ear Headset

June 16, 2015

At home or on the go, high definition sound and seamless Bluetooth connectivity is all yours with the Philips Fidelio M2BT (1 meter USB charging cable for recharging, $462) on-ear headeset by Gibson Innovations. From concept to manufacture, Gibson’s diverse and international force of over 50 creative professionals work to

Eden by Jennifer Garza-Cuen All Stars

Eden by Jennifer Garza-Cuen

June 16, 2015

This series, Eden, is the third part in a larger project entitled Wandering in Place. Having spent a decade traveling prior to creating this work, as well as being from a family that moved around, her work explores the question of her loss of origin. Located in Vermont’s Northeast Kingdom,

Skies of Concrete by Gisela Erlacher All Stars

Skies of Concrete by Gisela Erlacher

June 16, 2015

The first bridges were made by nature itself—as simple as a log fallen across a stream or stones in a river. The first bridges made by humans were probably spans of cut wooden logs or planks and eventually stones, using a simple support and crossbeam arrangement. The photo book Skies

Bellroy’s New Slim Leather Phone Cases All Stars

Bellroy’s New Slim Leather Phone Cases

June 15, 2015

The phone cases are made from flexible polycarbonate for strength and full-grain leather so they feel great and get even better with age. The Phone Case – 1 Card is ideal if you have a single card you use most days, and will continue to carry a wallet. The Phone

How To Interact With On/Off Switches? All Stars

How To Interact With On/Off Switches?

June 12, 2015

Growing up studying designer Andrew Greenbaum was always unintentionally curious about how things worked. Often finding ways of breaking things and putting them back together. He says that he had an intuitive understanding for the visual clues of how things worked, and therefore how to fix them. Studying with awe