Aug 5, 2010

A Watch Like You’ve Never Seen: Tread 1 by Devon

A Watch Like You’ve Never Seen: Tread 1 by Devon

Have you seen the latest luxury watch? It’s a battery-driven timepiece with treads… and it is slated to sell for a modest $15,000. Wait… what?!? This is not a joke. This is the Tread 1 by industrial design firm Devon Works. Inspired by motorcycles and industrial conveyor belts, Devon is not your traditional watchmaker with…

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Aug 4, 2010

Picture of the Day – August 4, 2010

Picture of the Day – August 4, 2010

DROP BEATS NOT BOMBS Artwork by Kollektivet Livet and Photograph by Just.ekosystem.org via Wooster Collective Every day at 5pm the Sifter will post the picture of the day PLEASE CLICK HERE TO SEE ALL ‘PICTURES OF THE DAY’ GET FEATURED! SUBMIT A PHOTOGRAPH FOR THE PICTURE OF THE DAY!

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Aug 3, 2010

Picture of the Day – August 3, 2010

Picture of the Day – August 3, 2010

HOLY MACRO! Photograph by Alexey Arkhipov Russian photographer Alexey Arkhipov took this awesome photo using a specially-fitted Canon PowerShot S1 IS. You can check out the setup of the shot in the LiveJournal link below. Amazing! Alexey Arkhipov on LiveJournal via Make Magazine Every day at 5pm the Sifter will post the picture of the…

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Aug 3, 2010

The Most Incredible Miniature Pencil Art [20 pics]

The Most Incredible Miniature Pencil Art [20 pics]

Photograph by Dalton Ghetti / Solent News Dalton Ghetti is a 49-year old carpenter from Bridgeport, Connecticut, and he has been carving the most incredible miniature sculptures for over 25 years without the aid of a magnifying glass. His canvas? The tiny tip of a lead pencil. Photograph by Dalton Ghetti / Solent…

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Aug 2, 2010

Picture of the Day – August 2, 2010

Picture of the Day – August 2, 2010

GOLD RUSH Photograph by Martin Zalba Las Médulas is an historical site near the town of Ponferrada in the region of El Bierzo (province of León, Castile and León, Spain), which used to be the most important gold mine in the Roman Empire. Las Médulas’ Cultural Landscape is listed by the UNESCO as one of…

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Aug 2, 2010

The Mirrorcube Treehotel in Sweden

The Mirrorcube Treehotel in Sweden

From the country that brought you the Ice Hotel and the Hotel under a Lake, comes the latest in luxury tourist attractions, the Treehotel. 60 km south of the arctic circle in Harads, Sweden, owner Kent Lindvall has just opened the unique and stunning Treehotel to the public. Launching with six structures designed by five…

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Aug 1, 2010

Picture of the Day – August 1, 2010

Picture of the Day – August 1, 2010

TEACH SOMEONE Photograph by Nico Fredia “Give a man a fish and you feed him for a day. Teach him how to fish and you feed him for a lifetime.” – Lao Tzu via Nico Fredia on 1x Every day at 5pm the Sifter will post the picture of the day PLEASE CLICK HERE TO…

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