Tuesday, July 30, 2013

Dylan Rieder 2 year old part still kills

Dylan. from Gravis Footwear on Vimeo.


"A still photographer on a movie set is not often greeted with much fanfare. Sometimes, however, this person’s role on a production allows him to capture the heart and soul of the film at hand."
See more here

The Hamilton Wood Type and Printing Museum

The Hamilton Wood Type and Printing Museum is the only museum dedicated to the preservation, study, production and printing of wood type.

Impresión artesanal por La Trastería

La Trastería es un taller de impresión artesanal, especializado en letterpress, y enfocado a la ilustración y al diseño detrás del cual estamos Mònica y German.

Monday, July 29, 2013

Sunday, July 28, 2013

Nostalgic about print!

I want a year subscription to Stack.
"Stack is a unique service that brings together the best independent English language magazines from around the world and delivers them direct to your home......Every Stack delivery is a surprise – you never know what you’re going to get next, but you do know that it will be an excellent independent magazine that you probably wouldn’t otherwise have found.

It's Sunday go to the movies.

Font History? or something like that.

"Helvetica is the official typeface of the MTA today, but it was not the typeface specified by Unimark International when it created a new signage system at the end of the 1960s. Why was Helvetica not chosen originally? What was chosen in its place? Why is Helvetica used now, and when did the changeover occur? To answer those questions this essay explores several important histories: of the New York City subway system, transportation signage in the 1960s, Unimark International and, of course, Helvetica."

By the way this story and many more in this blog come via the fantastic Swiss Miss

Ten Things To Learn: Milton Glaser

This is a subtext of number one. There was in the sixties a man named Fritz Perls who was a gestalt therapist. Gestalt therapy derives from art history, it proposes you must understand the ‘whole’ before you can understand the details."

Read the ten here

Saturday, July 27, 2013

Double Expose


I used Tinker Tool to create a custom folder for my screen grabs, I rarely clen it up and now is full of the most random collection of images. Some are my original work, but the rest are from other people mostly grab foe color schemes or blogging, either way here is a few.

Ouch!..... Now I'm Scared.

ERICA GOLDSON: Graduation speech
Via Zenpencils

Friday, July 26, 2013

Video Friday - For your weekend!

Print is awesome

Why just do a catalog, when you can print a beautiful publication showcasing your product? Hershel is taking the later approach and bringing forth a new print publication that does that.
"The Journal is a bi-annual collection of seasonal articles, stories, interviews and imagery, all curated by Herschel Supply. The first issue centers around Fall 2013, showcasing the newest collections and their inspirations."

Link Fest

Some of this shit is old and some is random, its hard to keep up with information nowadays. Here is a list of links that might or might not deserved its own post. I guess you can call this the lazy post of post. ( ironically most of this links came from post with a bunch on links, if that makes any sense)

John Cleese on the 5 Factors to Make Your Life More Creative

Here’s All the Great Stuff Louis C.K. Said at the ‘Blue Jasmine’ Press Conference

Freedom to Learn

Hyperloop System Will Let You Travel At 4,000 MPH

This Guy Has the Most OCD-Lightful Office You’ll Ever See

Spike Lee takes to kickstarter for his next joint

Massive Sand Dune Threatens To Destroy Tatooine