The Impossible Project's new Black Frame films are based on the latest Silver Shade state of the art, producing most crispy and beautiful black and white images with carefully colored, special matte frames.
Sunengy and Tata Power collaboration: floating-on-water solar technology, Liquid Solar Array. The solar energy harvesting system floats on water, which cools the photovoltaic cell, and provides support and protection.
This week we’ve seen a Gehry birthday cake, time lapse cities, the classic Eames lounger in the making, microcameras and so much more! See some of our favorite posts of the week in this NOTCOT.org roundup.
Mission Expedition! Drive an actual miniature train through the Himalayas, Papa New Guinea, London and Ancient Rome... find artifacts, win them in real life! Awesome project by National Geographic and Deeplocal. (See making of too!)
De Invasie designed limited edition labels for the new Ecover bottles, designed by Veerle De Ridder and Not Too Arty. These bottles are made of a innovative plastic that is 100% recyclable and 100% made of sugar cane.
Portfolio Update 2011 of Andre Smatik Ljosaj. The image shows the new SeaLife running shoe from Monie Love Shoes. OsmoseTech cushioned running sole. 100% biodegradeable materials. 100% water resistant.
Alison Jardine uses traditional oil-on-canvas techniques to render digitally distorted and filtered images of nature. Trees with pixel leaves, forests in infrared, pixel snowstorms across fractal branches...
Travis Cain's Best Friends Forever Mini Series. The second series of frenemies consist of 16 blind-boxed styles including Sprinkles + Eddie (a cupcake and fork), Tiny + Steve (a bomb and match), Jordan + Spike (a sneaker and nail).
'Snoop' is a rotomolded stool from B-line with a triple identity. It can also be used as a low table with two built-in pockets and in multiples that stack to create bookcases of various configurations.
Festo's SmartBird robot, an autonomous bionic bird that even has a bending torso for added directional control. Although it can be controlled remotely with a ZigBee radio, it can even take off and land alone. Great video of it in action!
Crazy Parisian maps desktop, guitar in the corner, huge mirrors and art everywhere, options of "good" and "bad" in the minibar... surprising details all over... a peek into my room at Le Royal Monceau...