Nov 18, 2010

Picture of the Day: Recreating a Classic | Nov 18, 2010

Picture of the Day: Recreating a Classic | Nov 18, 2010

RECREATING A CLASSIC This is an awesome remake (source unknown) of an iconic painting by Georges-Pierre Seurat . He was a French Post-Impressionist painter and draftsman. His large work A Sunday Afternoon on the Island of La Grande Jatte (1884–1886), his most famous painting, altered the direction of modern art by initiating Neo-impressionism, and is…

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Nov 18, 2010

Necker Belle: The Ultimate Catamaran Experience [25 Pics]

Necker Belle: The Ultimate Catamaran Experience [25 Pics]

If you want to cruise the Caribbean in style, Virgin’s Necker Belle, a 32-meter (105 ft) Catamaran might be your answer. That is, if the $100,000 a week cost doesn’t make you curl into the fetal position sucking your thumb… Keep in mind the Necker Belle can accommodate up to 12 guests and includes access…

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Nov 17, 2010

Picture of the Day: There’s No Place Like Home | Nov 17, 2010

Picture of the Day: There’s No Place Like Home | Nov 17, 2010

THERE’S NO PLACE LIKE HOME Photograph by Expedition 24 Crew/Nasa Peering out of the windows of the International Space Station (ISS), astronaut Tracy Caldwell Dyson takes in the planet on which we were all born, and to which she would soon return. About 350 kilometers up, the ISS is high enough so that the Earth’s…

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Nov 16, 2010

Picture of the Day: World’s Coolest Climbing Wall | Nov 16, 2010

Picture of the Day: World’s Coolest Climbing Wall | Nov 16, 2010

WORLD’S COOLEST CLIMBING WALL Interior Design by Nendo Nendo says: The second branch of the ILLOIHA fitness club is located on two below-ground floors of a building. Since the gym is spread out over the two floors, we decided to use a studio with an unusual two-story ceiling to unify the space. To…

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Nov 16, 2010

The Ellora Caves: Cliff Temples of India [25 pics]

The Ellora Caves: Cliff Temples of India [25 pics]

Photograph by Girl in the Rain Located in the Indian state of Maharashtra, the magnificent Ellora Caves are 34 structures excavated out of the vertical face of the Charanandri hills. An official UNESCO World Heritage Site, the Ellora Caves consists of 12 Buddhist, 17 Hindu and 5 Jain temples and monasteries built between the 6th…

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Nov 15, 2010

Picture of the Day: Cloud City

Picture of the Day: Cloud City

CLOUD CITY Photograph by Natta Summerky This stunning photograph was taken on November 12, 2010. An incredible fog blanketed the city of Toronto, turning this urban center into cloud city. Thanks for sharing Mr. Sutin! Fog is a collection of water droplets or ice crystals suspended in the air at or near the Earth’s surface.…

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Nov 15, 2010

Unbelievable 3D Drawings by 17-year-old Fredo [25 pics]

Unbelievable 3D Drawings by 17-year-old Fredo [25 pics]

17-year-old Chilean artist, Fredo, is an incredible talent. These sketches demonstrate his wonderful creativity and patience, as perspective and depth are both difficult effects to achieve. Inspired by the greats like, M.C. Escher, Rembrandt, Beksinski and Arcimboldo, Fredo also acknowledges music as an integral part of life and his creative process. With an active blog,…

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