June 14, 2011 at 9:05 am

The Incredible Digital Artwork of Matei Apostolescu

The Incredible Digital Artwork of Matei Apostolescu

Artwork by MATEI APSTOLESCU Hailing from Bucharest, Romania, freelance illustrator Matei Apostolescu (aka Beaucoupzero) creates incredible works of digital art. A 27-year-old graffiti artist turned illustrator, Matei uses a broad range of tools from rotring pencils, markers and spray paint to Wacom tablets, Illustrator and Photoshop. Below you will find a small sample of…

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June 13, 2011 at 5:00 pm

Picture of the Day: The Perfect Snack

Picture of the Day: The Perfect Snack

THE PERFECT SNACK Photograph by STEFAN KRAUSE Photographer’s Description: All objects were fastened on the board, which was pushed from the side, causing the wine to spill out of the glass. Produced using a limit switch. The carafe is filled with gelatine made with wine. But really, this is all about the…

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June 13, 2011 at 9:05 am

The High Line: New York’s Park in the Sky [25 pics]

The High Line: New York's Park in the Sky [25 pics]

Photograph by Joel Sternfield The High Line is a public park built on a 1.45-mile-long (2.3 km) elevated rail structure running from Gansevoort Street to West 34th Street on Manhattan’s West Side. Previously, the High Line was a freight rail line, in operation from 1934 to 1980. It carried meat to the meatpacking district,…

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June 12, 2011 at 5:00 pm

Picture of the Day: Shadowy Chicago

Picture of the Day: Shadowy Chicago

SHADOWY CHICAGO Photograph by MIKE LAVOIE Photographer’s Description: My 1st time in a Cessna. I have a lot to learn yet. I shot through the glass instead of opening the window which I hope to do next time. I wish the sky had been less hazy. Special thanks to my friend Pilot…

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June 11, 2011 at 5:00 pm

Picture of the Day: The Runaway Tree

Picture of the Day: The Runaway Tree

THE RUNAWAY TREE Photograph posted on REDDIT Photographer has yet to be identified, but this wonderful shot was taken in Kalaloch, Washington. Way to adapt and survive! Treebeard would be proud 🙂 via Reddit

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June 11, 2011 at 12:00 pm

The Tooth Fairy [Comic Strip]

The Tooth Fairy [Comic Strip]

COMIC BY NICHOLAS GUREWITCH @ PERRY BIBLE FELLOWSHIP

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June 10, 2011 at 9:06 am

The Friday Shirk Report – Volume 113

The Friday Shirk Report - Volume 113

Welcome to the Friday Shirk Report where you will find the 20 funniest images, 10 most interesting articles, and 5 most viral videos from the previous week of sifting. Enjoy! *For those that prefer the links open in a new tab/window, try holding the CTRL key whilst clicking a link with your mouse Stay…

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June 9, 2011 at 5:00 pm

Picture of the Day: Double Exposure Done Right

Picture of the Day: Double Exposure Done Right

DOUBLE EXPOSURE DONE RIGHT Photograph by ALEX HUTCHINSON Super creative and wonderfully executed double-exposure shot by Alex Hutchinson. Check out his Facebook page for more sweetness. Camera: Nikon D700 Focal Length: 70 mm Shutter Speed: 1/400 sec. Aperture: 3.2 ISO/Film: 200 via Alex Hutchinson on 500px

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June 9, 2011 at 9:05 am

The Tallest Bridge in the World [20 pics]

The Tallest Bridge in the World [20 pics]

Photograph by Mickbab Located in Southern France, the Millau Viaduct is the tallest bridge in the world. Constructed in three short years, the bridge is an engineering and architectural marvel. At its highest point, the bridge soars 343 meters (1,125 ft) above ground, that’s 19 meters (62 ft) taller than the Eiffer Tower! Check…

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June 8, 2011 at 5:00 pm

Picture of the Day: The Stunning Epitonium Scalare Seashell

Picture of the Day: The Stunning Epitonium Scalare Seashell

THE STUNNING EPITONIUM SCALARE SEASHELL Photograph by STEVE JURVESTON Epitonium scalare, commonly known as the ‘precious wentletrap’, is a predatory or ectoparasitic species of marine gastropod with an operculum. In the 17th and 18th century, it was considered to be a very rare shell and specimens changed hands for large sums of…

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