How To Interact With On/Off Switches? Design

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

The Design Guide to Crowdfunding Design

The Design Guide to Crowdfunding

June 12, 2015

We’re living in a Golden Age of innovation and creation. Despite the opportunities and prowess however, crowdfunding and creating physical products isn’t easy, it’s actually incredibly hard. It can be done though. So if you’ve ever dreamt of seeing your sketches on store shelves, if you’ve got awesome designs gathering

Organic Doomsday Conspiracy: Signs by Akkara Naktamna Photography

Organic Doomsday Conspiracy: Signs by Akkara Naktamna

June 12, 2015

Now, Akkara Naktama, the former software engineer is about to show his latest work ‘Signs’ in his first solo exhibition at Kathmandu Photo Gallery (open daily except Monday, from 11 AM to 7 PM). Nightmarish, primeval and strong images captured with beauty and precision. For fans of horror sci-fi, the

Special Edition: Right Time Right Place by Robert Rutöd Photography

Special Edition: Right Time Right Place by Robert Rutöd

June 11, 2015

Being at the right place at the right time is usually associated with happiness and success. But what happens when we are at the right place at the wrong time? Do we even know that this is the right place? And what if it turns out that it is the

Collier’s Guide to Night Photography in the Great Outdoors All Stars

Collier’s Guide to Night Photography in the Great Outdoors

June 11, 2015

The night sky may be the most awe-inspiring spectacle that any of us will ever see. It can, however, be difficult to capture in a photograph, as it requires specialized techniques that are rarely used when shooting images during the day. Photographer Grant Collier sheds light on how to capture

Coco Chanel By Douglas Kirkland Photography

Coco Chanel By Douglas Kirkland

June 9, 2015

Chanel introduced slacks, costume jewelry, and the exquisitely comfortable suit. She made the first couture parfum, Chanel No. 5, which remains the most popular scent ever created. Coco Chanel: Three Weeks/1962 (Glitterati Incorporated, ISBN 978-0-9801557-1-6, $50) with an foreword by Judith Thurman and photographs by Douglas Kirkland is a distinctly

Interview: Bompas & Parr, British Multi-Disciplinary Studio Interviews

Interview: Bompas & Parr, British Multi-Disciplinary Studio

June 8, 2015

The studio first came to prominence through its expertise in jelly making, but has since gone on to create immersive flavour based experiences ranging from an inhabitable cloud of gin and tonic, a chocolate climbing wall and a Taste Experience for the Guinness Storehouse in Dublin. With Sam Bompas and

Photo Book: Archipelago By Matthew Porter All Stars

Photo Book: Archipelago By Matthew Porter

June 5, 2015

And this is a very contemporary condition in which knowing too much and knowing too little invoke the same visceral state. Archipelago (Mack, ISBN 9781910164303, $50) is a 132 pages photo book and a journey into an interior, upriver, towards an enigmatic hinterland. At any one instance, Matthew Porter sets

The Science of Sight: How Our Eyes Detect Color, Shape, and Light All Stars

The Science of Sight: How Our Eyes Detect Color, Shape, and Light

June 4, 2015

Our eyes begin developing after we are born. According to the American Optometric Association, vision begins when light rays reflect off an object and enter into the eye via the cornea (the transparent covering of the eye). The cornea refracts and bends the light rays that pass through the pupil.

Urban Kraft Duffle Bag Feels Like Paper All Stars

Urban Kraft Duffle Bag Feels Like Paper

June 3, 2015

Made from a tear-resistant and water repellent paper material, the Urban Kraft Duffle Bag ($98) is designed with a large main compartment to carry your clothing, shoes, and everything else you need. Features an exterior zip side pocket to quickly access your essentials, such as passport, travel ticket, phone, wallet