Jan 20, 2010

Picture of the Day – January 20, 2010

Picture of the Day – January 20, 2010

FEELING THE BLUES Photograph by Maria Stenzel Blue Iceberg: Chinstrap penguins (Pygoscelis antarctica) ride out high surf on blue-ice icebergs near Candlemas Island in the South Sandwich Islands. Safe for the moment from predaceous leopard seals, chinstrap penguins are the second most abundant species in Antarctica and the sub-Antarctic. via National Geographic Every day at…

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Jan 19, 2010

Picture of the Day – January 19, 2010

Picture of the Day – January 19, 2010

CATCH ME IF YOU CAN Photograph by Chris Hondros A mob of Haitians reach out as goods are thrown from a nearby shop in the downtown business district on January 17, 2010 in Port-au-Prince, Haiti. (Chris Hondros/Getty Images) via The Big Picture Every day at 5pm the Sifter will post the picture of the day…

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Jan 19, 2010

The Deadliest Art in the World

The Deadliest Art in the World

Photograph by Luke Jerram Luke Jerram makes the deadliest art in the world. His subjects have caused pain and suffering for hundreds of millions of people throughout history. They are infectious, they are resilient, and they are everywhere. THE DEADLY ARTIST – LUKE JERRAM – Born in Stroud, England and now living in Bristol UK…

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Jan 18, 2010

Picture of the Day – January 18, 2010

Picture of the Day – January 18, 2010

THE HAYMAKER Lights out Doggie via Reddit Every day at 5pm the Sifter will post the picture of the day PLEASE CLICK HERE TO SEE ALL ‘PICTURES OF THE DAY’

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Jan 18, 2010

A Ring of Beauty

A Ring of Beauty

A recent winner of the Architectural Review’s Emerging Architecture Awards, the Sports Research Centre in Spain designed by Jose Maria Sanchez Garcia is a ring of beauty. Situated on a thickly wooded peninsular in a reservoir of the Tagus river basin and in perfect harmony with its surroundings, the Sports Centre is also elevated in…

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Jan 17, 2010

Picture of the Day – January 17, 2010

Picture of the Day – January 17, 2010

THE ART OF MOSH Mosh Pit oil on canvas 48 x 46 via Dan Witz Official Site Every day at 5pm the Sifter will post the picture of the day PLEASE CLICK HERE TO SEE ALL ‘PICTURES OF THE DAY’

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Jan 16, 2010

Picture of the Day – January 16, 2010

Picture of the Day – January 16, 2010

REVERSE NOOSE Beijing-based artist Li Wei states his images are not computer montages and that he uses props like mirrors, wires, scaffolding and acrobatics to create his work. He then removes the wires and scaffolding with Photoshop to create these seemingly impossible photos. Real of Fake? Facebook Photo Album [44 pics] via Li Wei’s Website…

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