Photography

A Photographer’s Close Look at Locks and Letters

August 27, 2010

Christopher Jobson

Flickr user chrisinplymouth‘s wonderful collection of doorlocks and letters. See also his collections of chocolate money, and remote controls.


 

 



Design Food Photography

Move Over Julia Child: Inside The Epic Cookbook Modernist Cuisine

August 27, 2010

Christopher Jobson

Killer photography by Ryan Matthew Smith for the forthcoming 6-volume 2,400 page Modernist Cuisine: The Art and Science of Cooking. (via kottke)

Editor’s note: Colossal’s 100th post!

 

 



Design

Letters Come Alive with 3D Typography

August 27, 2010

Christopher Jobson

Some excerpts from an advance copy of 3D Typography by Jeanette Abbink & Emily CM Anderson. (via design notes)

 

 



Photography

The Ik Kil Cenote in Mexico Photographed by Christina McNeill

August 26, 2010

Christopher Jobson

Great shot of Ik Kil Cenote in Mexico by Christina McNeill. Found on the exceedingly wonderful photo blog Pictory in their latest series on bodies of water called In Deep.

 

 



Design History Illustration

Moonshot: The Flight of Apollo 11

August 25, 2010

Christopher Jobson

In a follow up to yesterday’s post, Moonshot could soon best Alphabeasties as preferred bedtime reading material.

 

 



Animation

Love & Theft by Andreas Kykade

August 25, 2010

Christopher Jobson

Mind-bending short animation by Andreas Kykade. The myriad cultural references flash by so quickly them seem to go directly to your subconscious. (via drawn)

 

 



Craft Design

Dip Cups by Susan Dwyer

August 25, 2010

Christopher Jobson

White earthenware cups hand-built and hand-dipped by Chicago artist Susan Dwyer. For sale through her web site, Up In the Air Somewhere.