1. The history of photography can be said to begin with an interpretation of the stars.

    — Eduardo Cadava

  2. 51,30.43N, 0,8.52W
12/02/2013, 19:30:08

    51,30.43N, 0,8.52W

    12/02/2013, 19:30:08

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17/01/2013, 12:25:18

    Location not recorded.

    17/01/2013, 12:25:18

  4. wired:

    photojojo:

    Way before we started selling the coolest photo gadgets around, Dr Julius Neubronner invented a miniature pigeon camera!

    Miniature Pigeon Camera Photographs World From Above - In 1908!

    via Notcot

    Everything about this is amazing.

  5. aekido:

Tay Rail Bridge Dundee by rg250871 on Flickr.

Beautiful!

    aekido:

    Tay Rail Bridge Dundee by rg250871 on Flickr.

    Beautiful!

  6. guardian:


Philip Hensher: Why handwriting matters
Does handwriting have a value that email and texting can’t replace? In this extract from his new book, The Missing Ink, Philip Hensher laments the slow death of the written word, and explains how putting pen to paper can still occupy a special place in our lives
Photograph: The Granger Collection / TopFoto

    guardian:

    Philip Hensher: Why handwriting matters

    Does handwriting have a value that email and texting can’t replace? In this extract from his new book, The Missing Ink, Philip Hensher laments the slow death of the written word, and explains how putting pen to paper can still occupy a special place in our lives

    Photograph: The Granger Collection / TopFoto

  7. Best use of QR Codes ever?
rcruzniemiec:

Russian Pavilion at Venice Architeture Biennale
Every surface inside the top floor of the Russian Pavilion at the Venice Architecture Biennale is covered in QR codes, which visitors decode using tablet computers to explore ideas for a new Russian city dedicated to science.

    Best use of QR Codes ever?

    rcruzniemiec:

    Russian Pavilion at Venice Architeture Biennale

    Every surface inside the top floor of the Russian Pavilion at the Venice Architecture Biennale is covered in QR codes, which visitors decode using tablet computers to explore ideas for a new Russian city dedicated to science.

  8. lomographicsociety:

    Beauty in Ruin: Damaged Negatives by Glen Luchford

    Ever lost a roll of film to an accident? It’s sad, right? Now imagine losing dozens of them in a flood just like what happened to photographer Glen Luchford — that’s hundreds of photographic masterpieces ruined. But then, serendipity happened. Read more after the jump!

  9. The creative act is not performed by the artist alone; the spectator brings the work in contact with the external world by deciphering and interpreting its inner qualifications and thus adds his contribution to the creative act.

    — The Creative ActMarcel Duchamp’s 1957 masterpiece, read by the artist himself. (via explore-blog)

  10. Crypta Silent Monologue →

    Fireflies, the interactive installation I made in collaboration with Cedar Zhou and Fabio Lattanzi Antinori will be installed as part of Crypta Silent Monologue at the Crypt Gallery in Euston next week.  Exhibition is open daily 10am - 6pm.