Mind-Bending Illusion Makes A Pile Of Trash Look Like A Portrait
09 Jul

Mind-Bending Illusion Makes A Pile Of Trash Look Like A Portrait

Art Installation Optical Illusions different angle Ferdinand Cheval 9th of July 2014

What may look like a portrait of a man at first glance, is actually a pile of trash precisely put together to deceive the viewer. Although the artist who used forced perspective to create this impressive optical illusion remains unknown, we can easily spot the man whose portrait was made out of household objects and pieces of furniture.

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Billboards Turned Into Tiny Shelter Houses For The Homeless
09 Jul

Billboards Turned Into Tiny Shelter Houses For The Homeless

Advertising Architecture billboard billboard houses billboard shelter 9th of July 2014

Innovative architectural design team from Slovakia came up with a brilliant idea how to transform roadside billboards into small apartments for the homeless. The two-room apartments would be built around the triangular shape of the billboard and feature a kitchen, an office space, a bed with some storage underneath, and even a bathroom.

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Mesmerizing Fields Of Blue Flowers In Hitashi Seaside Park In Japan
09 Jul

Mesmerizing Fields Of Blue Flowers In Hitashi Seaside Park In Japan

Nature Photography Travel baby-blue-eyes field photography 9th of July 2014

Believe it or not, these fairy tale-like fields are not digital images of our most vivid dreams, they are real photos taken at a park located in Hitashi, Japan. The Hitashi Seaside park has become widely known for these baby-blue-eyes, attracting so many tourists that photographers have to photoshop them out of the fields, as it is impossible to take a person-free landscape photo.

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Elephant Raju Cries After Being Rescued From 50 Years Of Suffering In Chains
08 Jul

Elephant Raju Cries After Being Rescued From 50 Years Of Suffering In Chains

Animals animal emotions animal rescue animals crying animals feel 8th of July 2014

This heartbreaking story is about as elephant Raju from India that had an incredibly rough life. After being poached from his mother he was thrown from one owner to another, until he was left living in terrible conditions with no shelter at night, being used as a beggars prop all day long. Raju survived only from passing tourists and sometimes had to eat plastic and paper while being chained 24 hours a day. A wildlife organisation SOS-UK could not stand the injustice and decided to save him in a daring midnight rescue operation.

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This Woman Transforms Second-Hand Clothes Into Elegant Dresses
07 Jul

This Woman Transforms Second-Hand Clothes Into Elegant Dresses

Design Fashion consumerism eco fashion ecological fashion 7th of July 2014

Jillian Owens is a Columbia SC- based writer and designer who decided to promote a different look into contemporary fashion. Facing financial some difficulties and feeling uneasy about the fast fashion of these days, she marched the second-hand shops to buy cheap, old, but promising clothes and started transforming them into chic new dresses.

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Before And After: 30 Of The Most Creative Recreations Of Childhood Photos
07 Jul

Before And After: 30 Of The Most Creative Recreations Of Childhood Photos

Funny Parenting Photography back to the future before after 7th of July 2014

We're sure you have already heard of this viral trend of recreating childhood photos. A while ago we wrote about a photographer Irina Werning with her creative Back To The Future photo series, and about two brothers hilariously recreating their favorite childhood photos. Now we collected a list of 30 most creative childhood photo recreation shots for you to feel some childhood nostalgia or to be inspired to create your own series.

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This Amazing Layered Glass Table Mimics The Depths Of The Ocean
06 Jul

This Amazing Layered Glass Table Mimics The Depths Of The Ocean

Creative Products Interior Design amazing table coffee table creative table 6th of July 2014

Not so long ago we wrote about the beautiful river- and lake-like desks by Greg Klassen, and today we have a similar but not less stunning layered glass table design by Duffy London - the Abyss table, which is created in a way that mimics the depths of the oceans. This unique table uses multiple layers of stacked glass and wood, completing the table as a three-dimensional representation of a geological map. The images are only digital renderings but we can see that the real piece will be truly amazing.

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This USB Keyboard Will Bring Back The Nostalgic Clicks Of A Vintage Typewriter
05 Jul

This USB Keyboard Will Bring Back The Nostalgic Clicks Of A Vintage Typewriter

Creative Products Design interface device keyboard Kickstarter 5th of July 2014

Many of us have only a vague recollection, if any, of what it's like to type with a real mechanical typewriter: the tactile clicky sounds, the concentration, and the vintage feel. This memory no longer has to be nostalgic, because now you can buy a typewriter-like keypad that connects to your PC or tablet through USB.

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25 Of The Most Creative Sculptures And Statues From Around The World
05 Jul

25 Of The Most Creative Sculptures And Statues From Around The World

Sculpting Travel best sculptures best statues city monuments 5th of July 2014

For the last two weeks, bored pandas from around the globe have been submitting their pictures of the best sculptures and statues. We have received more than 160 pictures and hundreds of votes which resulted in this awesome list. We added a couple of our own pictures, and made the final list. Did we miss any? Feel free to submit pictures by pressing "add image" button below the article!

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30 Beautiful Doors That Seem To Lead To Other Worlds
04 Jul

30 Beautiful Doors That Seem To Lead To Other Worlds

Architecture Design beautiful doors carved door cathedral door 4th of July 2014

Most doors are hopelessly mundane, but they don't have to be; they can also serve as meaningful symbols of portals between worlds or between different aspects of our lives. When we set out to create a list of beautiful doors around the world, we were surprised to find just how many truly amazing doors there are out there that have been decorated with beautiful craftsmanship and artwork.

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This USB Typewriter Will Bring Back The Nostalgic Clicks Of A Vintage Typewriter
04 Jul

This USB Typewriter Will Bring Back The Nostalgic Clicks Of A Vintage Typewriter

Creative Products Design interface device keyboard Kickstarter 4th of July 2014

Many of us have only a vague recollection, if any, of what it's like to type with a real mechanical typewriter: the tactile clicky sounds, the concentration, and the vintage feel. This memory no longer has to be nostalgic, because now you can buy a typewriter-like keypad that connects to your PC or tablet through USB.

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Photographer Dives Into Crashing Waves To Capture Their Raw Power From Within
03 Jul

Photographer Dives Into Crashing Waves To Capture Their Raw Power From Within

Nature Photography beach photography Clark Little full-page 3rd of July 2014

The sea is a captivating subject for artists because of its inconceivable size and raw power. Clark Little, a surfer and photographer based in Hawaii, loves to get up close and personal with the sea and its power, taking breathtakingly beautiful photos from within powerful waves. “I like the power, I like the thunder, the sound the feeling of that wave coming over and crunching, and being right in the heart of it,” says Little.

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Glass Rivers And Lakes Flow Across Beautiful Tables By Furniture Maker Greg Klassen
03 Jul

Glass Rivers And Lakes Flow Across Beautiful Tables By Furniture Maker Greg Klassen

Art Interior Design Other creative furniture creative furniture design 3rd of July 2014

Talented Washington-based artist and furniture-maker Greg Klassen's beautiful river- and lake-like desks and tables straddle the line between furniture and art. Due to his relationship with a local sawmill, Klassen has access to pieces of raw wood, which means that he can make use of its natural forms and beautiful imperfections.

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