1. Illustrations of Animals Containing Landscapes


    Watercolor artist and illustrator Daniel Mackie’s takes a simple idea, using the shape and form of animals as the frame for wondrous landscapes. Wondrous!

     

  2. Portraits of Captive Animals

    Cally Whitham, a New Zealand-based photographer, snaps animal portraits in her series Captive. Emerging for the darkness, into the light of personality, the photos are moving and revelatory.


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  3. 5 - Shattered Glass Animals

    Reminds me a lot of the animals made of shattered CDs (to the right), that we covered last year, only much sharper.



    via Fubiz
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  4. 5 things I learned Mar 23, 2012

    1. Stunning photos of bioluminescent phytoplankton http://5thin.gs/GKg8rY

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    2. Clever and fun short video full of reel ready camera tricks http://5thin.gs/GJOBIT

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    3. Hiking seen from a Corgi’s point of view http://5thin.gs/GKjvzf

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    . The wisdom of Morgan Freeman: a Supercut http://5thin.gs/GRXfsR
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    5. Abstract photos of wrecked cars http://5thin.gs/GKTiVP

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    1. Automated Quad-rotors play the James Bond theme song http://5thin.gs/yT5sVK

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    2. Puzzlewood was a major inspiration of Tolkien’s for the Lord of the Rings http://5thin.gs/w1BZpt

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    3. Dog portraits http://5thin.gs/z08W3h

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    4. Photos of Old Time Brookyn http://5thin.gs/wNVuXo

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    5. Famous letterheads 1900-1997 http://5thin.gs/xdOYaz

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  6. 5 things I learned Feb 17, 2012

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    1. Snowboarding at night in an LED suit http://5thin.gs/yFmwPV

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    2. Ten cyclists are racing 18,000 miles around the world. The race starts tomorrow (feb 18th) http://5thin.gs/yIN3bu

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    3. Welcome to Earth: a compilation of 179 time-lapses http://5thin.gs/yC1FWE

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    4. Animal sculptures made from shattered CDs http://5thin.gs/yZhhwl

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    5. Bowie mashed up movie posters http://5thin.gs/AslYsf

     

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  7. 5 things I learned Jan 27, 2012

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    1.  Astounding ‘photo surgery’ ( no photoshop needed)  http://5thin.gs/zOXV1V
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    2. Beautiful birds cut out of maps http://5thin.gs/AgGQYg
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    3. Very detailed timeline of Jimi Hendrix’s life http://5thin.gs/ynf8oZ
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    4. Shots from movies where the actor looks directly at the camera  http://5thin.gs/ybqUZa
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    5. Optimal Commutes: Discovering urban desire paths through twitter http://5thin.gs/xkOCIn

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  8. 5 things I learned Jan 25, 2012

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    1. Stunning and expressive portraits made from bits of recycled paper
    http://5thin.gs/zHe8Sn

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    2. Photo manipulations of animals

    http://5thin.gs/yhqEGm

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    3. Adult TV characters and their childhood counterparts http://5thin.gs/wiO7A8

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    4. Space Station concepts that didn’t survive 
    http://5thin.gs/xGgDzT

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    5.  The Archetype: a questioning robot 
    http://5thin.gs/yyCUWg 

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  9. 5 things I learned November 30, 2011

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    1. Wildlife photography that makes you wanna pack your bags and get on a plane and get out there yourself http://5thin.gs/s1GAjK

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    2. Famous writers and their libraries http://5thin.gs/rqNSqI

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    3. A montage of Christopher Nolan films http://5thin.gs/rS9lE3

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    4. Awesome animated gifs… some of them are really amazingly mindbending http://5thin.gs/vVOijA

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    5. Criterion has asked a number of great people (including Wes Anderson) to pick their top ten films… http://5thin.gs/rK0DF3

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  10. 5 things I learned November 17, 2011

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    1. Animals!! http://5thin.gs/uGhohl

     

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    2. Abandoned tech from around the world (Reminds me of Ozymandius by Shelleyhttp://5thin.gs/smSf62

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    3. Macro visions of the world around us http://5thin.gs/uJeGPb

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    4. American nomads living the nomadic life http://5thin.gs/tFa7iG

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    5. Dalí’s illustrations for Alice in Wonderland http://5thin.gs/w0jP7Q

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