A newly launched blog, Dear Photograph, invites us to take a picture from the past and photograph it, merging it into the present. I can't wait to rummage through boxes of old photographs and submit my own. What a brilliant concept!
Cuban artist Abelardo Morell is known for his life size photographs projected onto the walls of rooms all over the world using the most unique technique: a century old photography principal called camera obscura.
Belgium-based artist Kris Trappeniers cuts into paper, creating the most unbelievable and intricate paper portraits. Delicate, complex and downright impressive!
Kolmanskop, a town in the Namib desert in southern Namibia, was once a rich diamond mining village. Within a 40 year span the town lived, flourished and then died.
Self-taught artist Christian Couteau has transported me to far away places like Vietnam, Chile, France, Cuba and Peru in his stunning watercolors. I'm blown away!
Liz Jones creates wonderfully simple collages out of discarded plastic she finds along beaches and rivers, making other people's trash her treasure. And speaking of plastic, if you are in the mood for a great documentary, I highly recommend Bag It.
The beauty of this photograph, found via my newest online obsession, literally took my breath away. If you're looking to be wowed, you've gotta check out 1x.
Custom family crests . . . makes for an amazing wedding gift, right? After spending two weeks of getting to know you and your partner, artist Happy Menocal designs a custom heraldry that reflects both personalities.