The Properties of Light looks at the balance between sculpture and architecture

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In 2016 sculptures by the artist Fred Sandback were exhibited in buildings designed by the famous architect and Pritzker Prize winner Luis Barragán. Entitled The Properties of Light, the on-site installation became a sensitive dialogue between the two creative disciplines – one that is now celebrated in a new book of the same name. It … Continue reading The Properties of Light looks at the balance between sculpture and architecture

Water droplets hanging from plant. Heidi Westum ©

Droplets: Liquid Photography by Heidi Westum

Jaw-dropping captures of water and oil droplets by Norwegian photographer Heidi Westum. You can buy her art prints here. More photography inspiration Visit her website

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Riff on light and darkness

When you make room for the silence and solitude you also make room for light. Every person has three lives; the first is preparation for the second; the second is preparation for the third.

(Reblog) How To Photograph Seascapes

Photographing the sea and the waves can be both challenging and fun. People often ask me what "the right settings" are to shoot moving water so I decided to write a little guide on it. There are many options depending on what look you're going for.

Northern Lights – colour palette

Northern lights are a result of the collision of gaseous particles in the Earth's atmosphere.  This palette I created from the deep and cosmic colours of a photo taken in Estonia. I have called it Aurora.

color palette - turners rome

Turner’s Rome- colour palette

J.M.W Turner's nineteenth century masterpiece "Modern Rome" which shows the ancient city dissolving into a thoroughly non-classical blur of limpid light (LA Times).  I call this colour palette Turners Rome.

Colour Palette- Morning at the beach

This colour palette was created with adobe colour it is called 'Summer Morning.' Simon is a Sydney based digital designer. He is the Director of a boutique digital design studio, Bailey Street Design located in the vibrant inner west suburb of Newtown. Simon studied graphic design at Shillington College and specialises in web design for … Continue reading Colour Palette- Morning at the beach

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The Colour Blue

The Colour Blue has always been my favourite colour.  Apparently, I am in good company as blue is one of the most well-liked colours.  It is the least gender specific having equal appeal to both men and women. Blue can affect us physically it calms and sedates, cools and aids intuition. "Good things are associated … Continue reading The Colour Blue

5 Tips for Creativity

While everyone is born with an inexhaustible well of creativity, many of us lose the ability to use this gift because we no longer practice it.  Exceptionally creative individuals are not necessarily smarter in fact research suggests that they do not score higher on intelligence tests.  Creative adults are curious, energetic, spontaneous, independent, individualistic and uninhibited. … Continue reading 5 Tips for Creativity

Mainbocher, spring 1958 collection: wool suit with a halter top of lace over shantung. Read more: http://www.fashionencyclopedia.com/Le-Ma/Mainbocher.html#ixzz3U4CoHidH

Such Great Heights – 25 Jan 2017 – Flickr

  Dedicated to the love of my life. Enjoying every trip we make together and full of anticipation to our first travel to Scotland in April. Btw. the title is from one of my favourite songs of all time. "Such Great Heights" from The Postal Service.

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GOES-16: Moon over Planet Earth

Launched last November 19 from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station, the satellite now known as GOES-16 can now observe planet Earth from a geostationary orbit 22,300 miles above the equator. Its Advanced Baseline Imager captured this contrasting view of Earth and a gibbous Moon on January 15. Source: GOES-16: Moon over Planet Earth

Horst P. Horst, Dress by Mainbocher, 1936

Chicago weather by Neal Kumar

Chicago weather by Neal Kumar Neal Kumar: Photos Source: Chicago weather by Neal Kumar

Something Different: Using a Telephoto Lens for Landscape Photography

Yep, a Telephoto Lens for Landscape Photography! When photographers encounter the dreaded creative rut , it is often accompanied by feelings of panic or despair and an overwhelming drive to climb out of the merciless void that seems to have gobbled up all your creative energy. Source: Something Different: Using a Telephoto Lens for Landscape … Continue reading Something Different: Using a Telephoto Lens for Landscape Photography

Misty Morning – 21 Jan 2017 – Flickr

If this looks a bit familiar the woodland scenes for Harry Potter & the Deathly Hallows were shot near here. May be some magic going on - the conditions were very special 🙂

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Photographer captures incredible light pillars that look like something out of a Sci-Fi show

Beam me up, Scotty! At least, that’s what photographer Timothy Joseph Elzinga (AKA Timmy Joe) thought when he was woken up by his 2 year old son at 1:30am and saw this through the window. Being based in Canada, Timmy initially thought these were actually the Northern Lights. Source: Photographer captures incredible light pillars that … Continue reading Photographer captures incredible light pillars that look like something out of a Sci-Fi show

Captivating Pictures from Finnish Winter

Japanese photographer Yuichi Yokota traveled during three months to live the Finnish winter in Lapland. Extreme temperatures, snow-covered landscapes, auroras borealis and journeys in sled with huskies all that characterized a freezing winter season and warm and poetic moments offered by nature. Source: Captivating Pictures from Finnish Winter

Ecology Icons

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dinner in the sky’s flying kitchen takes the culinary experience to a lofty new height

the dangling dinner table lets 22 fearless diners chow down from way, way up. The post dinner in the sky’s flying kitchen takes the culinary experience to a lofty new height appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine . Source: dinner in the sky’s flying kitchen takes the culinary experience to a lofty … Continue reading dinner in the sky’s flying kitchen takes the culinary experience to a lofty new height