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Santorini – Everything Is Somehow Linked To A Dream

Santorini – Everything Is Somehow Linked To A Dream

This documentary project was commissioned by Vedema, a Luxury Collection Resort built around a 400 year old winery made of dark volcanic stones. The name comes from its history and connection to the surrounding nature, as in Santorinian idiom ventema (βεντέμα) means harvest. Petros Koublis cooperated with interior designer Stamos Hondrodimos to create a series of …

26 Beloved Characters From A. to Z.

26 Beloved Characters From A. to Z.

German designer Sascha Grewe has decided to bring 26 beloved characters of the alphabet into tangible existence. The results are letters and words made of MDF, cork or concrete. Letters you can comfortably sit yourself on and which reveal their greatness as installations, when standing alone. Under the brand name artcanbreakyourheart each shape is 100% hand …


Does Yellow Run Forever?

Does Yellow Run Forever?

Does Yellow Run Forever? (MACK, ISBN 978-191016406-8 , $50) is an intimate and quite personal book by Paul Graham which also manages to subtly question what we seek and value in life – love, wealth, beauty, clear-eyed reality or an inner dream world? The work weaves in and out of three groups of images: photographs of …

A Hong Kong Memoir By Fan Ho

A Hong Kong Memoir By Fan Ho

Photographer Fan Ho has won 280 awards from international exhibitions and competitions worldwide since 1956. He spent many years capturing the grit, congestion and vibrancy of mid-Twentieth Century Hong Kong. Fan Ho: A Hong Kong Memoir (Modernbook Editions, 101 dual-color plates, $75) is the latest book by the photographer and completes the trilogy Fan Ho …

E-Book: Motion Design For iOS

E-Book: Motion Design For iOS

Have you ever been thinking about, designing and building animations for iOS apps since the SDK was first announced? Apps are no longer just a sequence of screens, they are now carefully choreographed experiences. Many designers are now would-be animators too, thanks to the transformation brought by native mobile apps. Mike Rundle wrote a e-book …


Threaded Bass Key Ring

Threaded Bass Key Ring

This minimalist Solid Brass Key Ring ($30) with threaded hex-shaped closure and laser engraving easily holds more than a dozen keys, yet keeps them compactly folded within itself. Each key ring is handmade in the USA by Maxx&Unicorn Co. from solid brass so it can stand up to a lifetime of being tossed in your …

Camera-Less By Taylor Curry

Camera-Less By Taylor Curry

Photography has been used since its advent as a tool for indexing. Cliché verre is a combination of painting and or drawing, with photography. Cliché verre is French. Cliché is a printing term: a printing plate cast from movable type; while verre means glass. The Plant, Fish, Feathers and Founding Fathers are all created use …

Elements Pocket: Keep Out Sand, Snow, Grit & Water

Elements Pocket: Keep Out Sand, Snow, Grit & Water

Bellroy’s Elements Range (also available on Amazon here) is the calm within the storm. Keeping out all the dirt, but keeping in all your values, these wallets are designed for an adventurous heart. Using all-weather non-toxic leather and water-resistant zips, each style in this capsule: Elements Pocket, Elements Travel (handy travel pen for customs forms) …


Guide: Nikon D810 Experience E-Book

Guide: Nikon D810 Experience E-Book

The D810 is a very popular camera, and this is the first detailed and comprehensive guide available. Written in the clear, concise, and comprehensive manner of all Full Stop Guides, Nikon D810 Experience (375 pages, $14.99) will help you learn to use your D810 quickly and competently, to consistently create the types of images you desire. …

Philips Fidelio E5 Wireless Surround On Demand Speakers

Philips Fidelio E5 Wireless Surround On Demand Speakers

If you're looking for greater sonic accuracy delivered to your ears, the Philips Fidelio E5 ($1400) will go the extra mile for you. With Philips' Crystal Clear Sound, you will be able to discern and appreciate every sound detail, the way it's meant to be heard and as the artist or director intended. The wireless …

Taser Axon Body Camera

Taser Axon Body Camera

The Taser Axon Body ($399) camera is a little black box meant to attach to a shirt and sit over the wearer's heart. But, unlike other wearable cameras, like the GoPro, it's specifically meant for use by law enforcement. With a 130° lens providing an even greater field of view, the recording camera captures more than …


5 Accessories To Spruce Up Your iPad

5 Accessories To Spruce Up Your iPad

If you have an iPad, you are sort of trendy. Fashionably popular. You need to have accessories and you want them to match your iPad. What can you do to spruce up your iPad? Let’s take a look. 1. Iconic: The iPad Smart Cover Like the iPad Smart Case, the Smart Cover comes with iPad …

Tokyo At Night

Tokyo At Night

After sunset, there is no lack of activities to enjoy in Tokyo. Sight-seeing, dining or just chilling out, there is always something for everyone to do. Tokyo is vast: it's best thought of not as a single city, but a constellation of cities that have grown together. At over 12 million people in the official …


Handmade Universal Voyager Case

Handmade Universal Voyager Case

Ukraine-based Manekibook have just released a series of their bestsellers: Shturman notebook, Purser wallet and the multipurpose travel case - Voyager, which we featured. "In June 2014 our design studio and manufactory were finally relocated in Kiev. So we can proudly say that all things that you can find in this series are invented and …

Eric Koston Signature Frogskins Collection

Eric Koston Signature Frogskins Collection

Skate legend Eric Koston helped curate this collection of five new Frogskins including handmade acetate editions, with a camo pattern that gives a fresh spin to this classic sunglass. Oakley has partnered with the Berrics, the biggest influencer on skateboarding culture in the world with over 7.5 million page views per month. Founded in 2007 …

Behind The Scenes: Photo Shoot Sony Xperia With Benjamin Kaufmann

Behind The Scenes: Photo Shoot Sony Xperia With Benjamin Kaufmann

German photographer Benjamin Kaufmann has taken the photos for the last Sony Mobile campaign Xperia Style: Puristic Muse. "I wanted to meld the stunning landscape with the outstanding design of the smartphone. The work should capture the beauty of the product and the magnificence of the landscape at the same time and should embody the …


People Of The Sea By Ingo Gebhard

People Of The Sea By Ingo Gebhard

Portrait photographs have been made since virtually the invention of the camera. The sitting time in the middle of the 19th century for the subject, though still much longer than now, led to a general rise in the popularity of portrait photography over painted portraiture. German photographer Ingo Gebhard has gone back to slowness with his …

Smart Leather Goods For Your iDevices

Smart Leather Goods For Your iDevices

Nowadays we take our Mac, iPad and iPhone pretty much everywhere. They are almost an extension of our personality. They say something about us, what we like, even what we don’t. Every item of the iCollection (iPhone 5 case and wallet, iPad leather cover, 13" or 15" Macbook leather case) family is carefully handcrafted by …

Come Out Of The Cupboard And #Buttonup

Come Out Of The Cupboard And #Buttonup

The original ‘button up’ is breaking new ground for Ben Sherman as they return to their roots with the AW14 collection. Buttoning up is a deliberate style that exudes ‘Britishness’ and personal pride. Buttoning up the top button of your shirt is something that's been done to Ben Sherman shirts since 1963. getaddictedto got involved …


Rotation180° Panorama, The Rapid Access Camera Backpack

Rotation180° Panorama, The Rapid Access Camera Backpack

MindShift Gear is a group of committed professional photographers and product designers who are dedicated to building carrying solutions for those who are passionate about photography. The photo gear company was founded by the creators of Think Tank Photo. The Rotation180° Professional (exterior dimensions: 13.5" W x 22.5" H x 10.5" D, total weight 2.5 kg, …

Gadgets You Need For A Good Time On The Water

Gadgets You Need For A Good Time On The Water

No matter where you live or what time of year it is, lakes are a popular destination for a chance to get away from the hustle and grind of the city. Boating adventures are widely popular throughout the United States and Canada year round and offer all types of opportunities whether you are a solo …

The Studio Visit: filz:stueck

The Studio Visit: filz:stueck

When we visit Antje Schmitt and Teresa Winter in their studio in Munich where they’re located since early 2013, we’re immediately taken by the light-filled open studio and their warm and welcoming character. Every single sleeve is unique and handcrafted with attention to detail by the manufactory of organic (leather) cases and sleeves, filz:stueck. Filz …