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Reading the Landscape By Olaf Otto Becker

Reading the Landscape By Olaf Otto Becker

In the first, beautiful photographs of his Habitat series, 1959 born Olaf Otto Becker presents us with idyllic dreamlike places, paradisiacal tableaus from the jungles of Malaysia and Indonesia. Roman­tic floodplains, tree trunks slung with liana vines, eco­logical niches for countless life forms—these are the kinds of untouched tropical rainforests that we pic­ture in our …

GoPro: How You Capture It

GoPro: How You Capture It

When you purchase a GoPro, that boxy looking, tiny, wearable video camera, you're first thought is what to film. However, the more interesting angle is how you're going to film with this cool gadget. Sold in more than 100 countries, GoPro has become a phenomenon because it puts a whole new spin on capturing great …


Just Insert Your iPhone Into Relonch Camera

Just Insert Your iPhone Into Relonch Camera

Insert coin iPhone. The Relonch Camera ($499) is the eye and the iPhone is the brain. The Relonch Camera ($499) adds a high-quality camera to the back of your iPhone. It connects via Lightning and switches on automatically when you plug in your smartphone and switches off automatically when you unplug your iPhone. It further sports …

Quotes On Shit By Jessica Walsh & Timothy Goodman

Quotes On Shit By Jessica Walsh & Timothy Goodman

Quotes on Shit is a little side project of designer duo Jessica Walsh and Timothy Goodman that brings all those objects surrounding us with no meaning or use back to life. "We all use so much shit. We collect shit, buy shit, steal shit, trade shit and then throw shit away. So what happens with …

Alp: Alpine Landscape Pictures By Olaf Unverzart

Alp: Alpine Landscape Pictures By Olaf Unverzart

German photographer Olaf Unverzart takes on an age-old subject and transforms the way we see the Alps. Serious Alpine photography began in the middle of the 19th century by photographers who lugged large plate cameras into inaccessible regions to produce some of the most spectacular images of their time. Nearly two hundred years later, Unverzart …


Arrangements By Clayton Cotterell

Arrangements By Clayton Cotterell

In this 100 pages book titled Arrangements (Ampersand, First Edition of 300, ISBN 9781941556030, $45), Clayton Cotterell revels in the spontaneity of the photographic medium, allowing for succinct encounters with light, color and form to guide both the content and open-ended, sensuous meaning of the work. Seeking out naturally occurring abstractions, the photographs Cotterell has …

Limited Edition: Gold Digger Fuzz Pedal

Limited Edition: Gold Digger Fuzz Pedal

Matthew and Emelie run a small design company called M&E based in Malmö, Sweden. Then designers just finished the project Gold Digger Fuzz Pedal (roughly $180). They have been asked to design a special limited edition of the new album Gold Into Dreams by the Danish band Black Light White Light. So they came up …

Experimental Animation: Inside Me

Experimental Animation: Inside Me

This project is based on a 3D-scan technique, which allows Dmitry Zakharov to reproduce an image of his own body as a 3D object in a software. It is possible to view this object not just from outside, but also from the inside as a negative as well, which creates abstract shapes. The colouration in this …


Impermanence By ​Seung-Hwan OH

Impermanence By ​Seung-Hwan OH

Titled Impermanence this ongoing body of work by Seung-Hwan OH makes usage of natural bacteria. The visual result of the symbiosis between film matter and organic matter is the conceptual origin of this body of work. The visible disappears and what we usually consider an image is eaten by a microbe. "The process involves the …

Settlement By Nick Waplington

Settlement By Nick Waplington

… everything is possible and everything is watched and noted, for here on the West Bank of the River Jordan every inch of land is known, recorded, and potentially a source of conflict. British photographer Nick Waplington lived in Jerusalem between 2008 and 2013, visiting over 350 distinct Jewish settlements in the region, from populous …

Hand-Bound Photo Book: The Dirty Dogs

Hand-Bound Photo Book: The Dirty Dogs

THE.DIRTY.DOGS issue(s) is an annual print project by French photographer Matt Georges. The volumes are a kinda Coffee Table Book / Zine / Magazine at the same time. They're hand-bound, self-published (personal money) and limited to 500 copies per issue with 190 pages each. The Offset print–NO igital print–is made on recycled paper. Georges has …


Fully-Fledged Professional iPhone Camera Experience

Fully-Fledged Professional iPhone Camera Experience

The app ProCam ($3.99) offers a fully-fledged professional camera experience both in terms of user interface and camera functionality. It is intuitive and easy enough for beginners who want the best quality photos and videos, but with all the versatility of customized settings that a pro-photographer requires. Get the most out of your iPhone’s camera …

Top Shot: Take Full Advantage Of iPhone 6's Incredible Camera

Top Shot: Take Full Advantage Of iPhone 6’s Incredible Camera

After months of rumors and anticipation, Apple unleashed the newest iPhone upon the world at its September 9 event, announcing the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus. Like every phone before it, the latest device was layered with tons of new toys and features that wooed the crowd and lived up the hype preceding the …


MindShift Gear: Two New rotation180° Backpacks

MindShift Gear: Two New rotation180° Backpacks

The people from MindShift Gear will be releasing two new backpacks featuring their award-winning rotation 180º technology. The first will be the rotation180 Trail backpack and the second one the rotation180 Travel Away backpack. The rotation180º Trail Backpack is a a smaller and lighter camera backpack with rotation technology. Accessing gear outdoors has never been …

Animated GIF Keyboard

Animated GIF Keyboard

When iOS 8 was first revealed earlier this year, the game-changing feature was iOS 8 Extensions. This meant for the first time developers would be able to bring third-party keyboard apps to the iPhone, a feature users have been waiting for since the launch of iOS. This Animated GIF keyboard allows you to quickly choose …

Attention: Open For Only 10 Minutes

Attention: Open For Only 10 Minutes

Swedish jeans and fashion brand Cheap Monday has a big following on social media and frequently receives requests from the fans to open Cheap Monday Stores in their cities. The 10 minute Pop-Up is Cheap Mondays answer to these requests. The campaign is based on a physical idea, with a digital framework and outtake on …


The Harvester - Getting It Done Right

The Harvester – Getting It Done Right

Built on America’s great promise; if one worked hard enough, one could achieve anything, The Harvester, style no.258, was one of Red Wing’s most successful products in the 1930’s with a clean silhouette. Popular in both the harvest field and mining sections of the country, the Harvester helped growing the fundamentals of a nation. The …

Create Your Vision

Create Your Vision

Arnette Eyewear came to life in 1992 in an Orange County garage. Guided by the principle that doing things your way, is the only right way, Arnette sunglasses quickly became the de facto badge for a new generation. Twenty years later, the company is found on an eclectic group of personalities from the music, skate, surf …

The Finest Cloth To Clean Your Lenses

The Finest Cloth To Clean Your Lenses

Cleaning your camera’s lenses should be a regular part of any camera owner’s maintenance. The best time to clean a lens is when it’s dirty – don’t get in the habit of cleaning it off daily as I did, because this will result in more damage than good. Every photographer has his own way and …


The Air Above By Michael Pecirno

The Air Above By Michael Pecirno

The Air Above is a new project by environmental designer Michael Pecirno that explores how public sculpture can find form and purpose entirely from its context. Situated behind a short fence, on a rolling grassy opening underneath three towering maple trees emerges the sculpture. Clad entirely in highly-polished stainless steel, The Air Above reflects vignettes …

Full-Size Reissue Of The NYCTA Graphics Standards Manual

Full-Size Reissue Of The NYCTA Graphics Standards Manual

If you found yourself in the New York City subway in the 1960s, you were probably lost. Signs didn’t help you find your way, standards didn’t exist, even handmade lettering was common. Mass confusion was the status quo. In 1970, the Standards Manual changed everything. Jesse Reed & Hamish Smyth reissued the full-size book of …

Theres More To That Luxury Car Than You Might Think

Theres More To That Luxury Car Than You Might Think

Luxury cars are coveted by the rich and working class alike, for their beauty, performance, and sustainable value. But there are many benefits to owning a luxury car beyond the joy of owning something shiny and expensive. Owners of luxury vehicles are perceived as not only richer, but also more attractive, and car buyers gain …