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In artist Sarah Meyohas's series Speculations, infinite tunnels are created with facing mirrors set against pastel backdrops. Smoke, flowers, and finger tips border the reflective surfaces, creating dream-like environments that pull the viewer deep into the image's frame. Meyohas is interested in the creating a seductive quality in each of the photos. “Whether it's the colors or the flowers drawing you in, I want viewers to feel like they're being drawing into the void, like [...]
Fri, Aug 17, 2018, Continue reading at the source
Earlier this summer artist Theo Jansen (previously) revealed UMINAMI, a new addition to his series of wind-powered strandbeests. The kinetic sculpture is much thinner than previous iterations, and is made without hinging joints so it does not need to be lubricated when roving along the sandy shore. The fabricated creature seems to imitate the motion of a crawling caterpillar, producing an undulating movement as it sweeps across the beach. You can watch other strandbeests in [...]
Fri, Aug 17, 2018, Continue reading at the source
On December 6th, 2015, the Queen of Soul performed an iconic rendition of “(You Make Me Feel Like) A Natural Woman,” in tribute to the song's co-writer, Carole King, who was receiving the Kennedy Center Honors for lifetime achievement alongside Rita Moreno, Cicely Tyson and other luminaries. King, who is the most successful female songwriter of the latter half of the 20th century in the US—having written or co-written 118 pop hits on the Billboard Hot [...]
Fri, Aug 17, 2018, Continue reading at the source
Larval fish of Dendrochirus, all images copyright Ryo Minemizu
Larval fish of Dendrochirus, all images copyright Ryo Minemizu Japanese marine life photographer Ryo Minemizu focuses his lens on some of the tiniest and most abundant life forms in our oceans. His series Phenomenons explores the diverse beauty and extravagant colors of plankton, and is shot amongst the dark waters of the Osezaki sea near Mount Fuji. To capture the small creatures Minemizu sets his shutter speed to just a fraction of a second, while ensuring [...]
Fri, Aug 17, 2018, Continue reading at the source
Welcome to the Shirk Report where you will find 20 funny images, 10 interesting articles and 5 entertaining videos from the last 7 days of sifting. Most images found on Reddit; articles from Facebook, Twitter, and email; videos come from everywhere. Any suggestions? Send a note to submit@twistedsifter.com 20 IMAGES – Friday! – Okay last Kiki challenge I promise – These are the moments parents cherish – The final straw – Speaking of straws – What did I just see – My [...]
Fri, Aug 17, 2018, Continue reading at the source
A cat sanctuary on the tiny Greek island of Syros (population 21,507) has been inundated with applications after posting a caretaker position on their Facebook page. The sanctuary is home to 55 cats and is seeking a ‘mature and genuinely passionate cat lover' to live on the sanctuary and care for the felines. The position is paid with free accommodation and they are hoping to find a long term caretaker with a minimum commitment of 6 [...]
Thu, Aug 16, 2018, Continue reading at the source
As a parent this fills my heart with feels. Shout out to the Dad of the year! [...]
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The ‘middle line' can be a powerful tool in composition. Here are 23 great examples in art, photography and film. [...]
Thu, Aug 16, 2018, Continue reading at the source