Tuesday, September 2, 2008

Radiohead's video without video

Radioheads Thom Yorke is always keen to use cutting edge technology whenever possible, which is evident in the use of a lazer 3d rendering system to make the latest video 

have a look at the making of video here 

Friday, August 8, 2008

Nick Veasey X-Ray Photography

X-ray photography of bulldozers, dolls, insects and plants. Get freaked out by the insides of things.

Veasey is the guy behind the Adobe CS2 Suite packaging design. 


Tuesday, July 29, 2008

Sketch Furniture by FRONT

Is it possible to let a first sketch become an object, to design directly onto space?

Two advanced techniques have been combined to turn free hand sketches into pieces of furniture.

Thursday, July 24, 2008

crossing disciplines

There is little new in designers diversifying across disciplines - particularly in fashion, but all the same this is an interesting route for illustrators.

Drawing on (Nike) Air (creative review blog 07/08)

the creative review blog is worth keeping an eye on for other articles.

Thursday, July 10, 2008

thought this might be interesting:
pavement artist Julian Beever
Pavement Art <http://users.skynet.be/J.Beever/pave.htm>
if anyone has Sky+, there's a program on Sky Anytime currently about this
guy, showing him creating a big US flag and Bald Eagle on a pavement
somewhere in Philadelphia.

Friday, July 4, 2008

101 Photoshop Tips in a 5 Minute Rap

Deke Mcclelland tells it like is with Photoshop shortcuts.

Actually, I couldn't take anything in, but its still a crazy thing to watch.


Thursday, July 3, 2008

Alec Soth in Conversation

Magnum Photographer and recent boy wonder - Alec Soth talks about his work and processhttp://uk.youtube.com/watch?v=R7PpxTHqYWI

The Fat: Veer Ideas Blog

There's some cool stuff on here. Check out the Lego photography, knuckle tatoos are pretty niche.

Friday, June 27, 2008

Graduates at the Photographers Gallery

Heres a great selection of some of the best work from this years BA and MA courses from all around the UK selected by a panel and shown at the Photographers Gallery. 'Fresh Faced and Wild Eyed' is a great selection of images and is nicely varied, with LCC and Brighton taking the lions share.

Its nice to see the Photographers Gallery really supporting new talent.

Thursday, June 26, 2008

Can-Can anyone?


Wednesday, June 25, 2008

Thats my office there ... oh no, hang on

Have a look at this new rotating building design - its incredible but slightly pointless.

Tuesday, June 24, 2008

Stephen Shore - American Beauty

Check out what lovely Stephen Shore has to say about how he makes his photographs and why.


So here's an exciting link, if you like revolutionary materials and innovative uses of such:

This one I pasted: lets see if it works ...

This one I linked, lets see how it works any better ...
Prize for guessing who I is and where I got my name. Previous applicants need not apply ...
Now, whaddaya think of this ...

Hello to blog

CJ here this is my first blog

Monday, June 23, 2008


welcome to the FLA blog, please try this out and see what can happen, really, we need to test how it works with multiple authors over individual blogs. we can still link individual blogs to this one...
one day trial - sort of.