The Dancing Traffic Light

Smart attempts to redesign the humble traffic light by making it a bit more interactive. The team built a nearby dancing booth rigged with cameras that translates the dance moves of real passersby into a pixelated ‘don’t walk’ silhouette inside a crosswalk light. 

(Source: thisiscolossal.com)

  • Posted 36 minutes ago
  • September 17th, 2014

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Type Safari 

Designer James Victore took a tour around Brooklyn and Queens in an old jeep to give honest comments about the different typographic signage that are found on the streets. 

  • Posted 6 days ago
  • September 11th, 2014

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Mountainscapes #1

Italian photographer Paolo Pettigiani over the past year has been photographing gorgeous landscapes, above is a selection of his favourite shots from 2013. 

(Source: photographyserved.com)

  • Posted 6 days ago
  • September 11th, 2014

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Damiani-Holz & KO Headquarters

Italian studio MoDus Architects created this stunning building for timber construction field, Damiani-Holz & KO headquarters. The building features a system of vertical plywood fins that cover the structure and create a unique-looking facade. Each piece of wood has a specific way that it’s cut, and when they’re placed together it produces an undulating effect that ripples along the building.

(Source: mymodernmet.com)

Redberry

Mexican design studio Anagrama has designed a red hot identity for Red Berry, a shoe store looking to adopt the typical American footwear retailer / outlet store vibe. The idea of the store is to introduce the American concept of providing branded footwear at affordable prices for the general public.

 

(Source: behance.net)

  • Posted 1 week ago
  • September 10th, 2014

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Aerial View Adria

German photographer Bernhard Lang has captured photographs of seaside resorts at the adriatic coastline in Italy, between Ravenna and Rimini.

  • Posted 1 week ago
  • September 10th, 2014

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Movie Posters

Washington-based designer and illustrator Tracie Ching creates awesome movie posters for some of her favourite movies. She’s also produced licensed posters for properties such as Star Trek: The Next Generation, Star Trek: Deep Space Nine, AMC’s The Walking Dead, Doctor Who, and Community, but she has become more commonly known for her limited edition silk screen prints of alternative movie posters. 

(Source: theinspirationgrid.com)

 Towering Giants

Brazilian graffiti artists Os Gemeos who were invited to the Vancouver Biennale to turn six multi-story silos on Granville Island into their trademark ‘Giants.’ The murals on the 70-foot towers are now the largest paintings ever attempted by the pair, an astounding feat considering Os Gemeos completely donated a month of their time to create the non-profit art project.

(Source: thisiscolossal.com)

The Bárðarbunga volcano

In the beginning of September the Holuhraun lava field was spewing hundreds of cubic meters of lava. Icelandic photographer and Guide to Iceland co-founder Iurie Belegurschi were brave enough to travel near the action and snap these beautiful pictures.

(Source: mymodernmet.com)

  • Posted 1 week ago
  • September 9th, 2014

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Deceptively three-dimensional type

Berlin-based artist Cyril Vouilloz, also known as RYLSEE, has hand-drawn a series of creative typography that looks deceptively three-dimensional.

(Source: designtaxi.com)

  • Posted 1 week ago
  • September 8th, 2014

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San Francisco From Above

Over Labor Day Weekend 2014, Photographer Matt Gilligan had the chance to shoot San Francisco and the Bay Area from above, with his friend Ian as the pilot. 

(Source: medium.com)

  • Posted 1 week ago
  • September 8th, 2014

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