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Can you see the hidden image of the girl on the iPhone? This technology is developed by Sarah Logie and Connor Dickie called the Kameraflage, a thing that only can be view using digicam. Kameraflage works by using colors that can’t be seen by naked eye but easily picked by the silicon chips in digital cameras. This technology can also help curb piracy by watermarking videos and films. The Kameflage will be demonstrated at the ACM SIGGRAPH Unravel fashion which held on 6th August in San Diego.
Based on Luigi Galvani’s original 1786 experiment causing the legs of a dead frog to twitch simply by touching muscles and nerves with metal.
Now available(controllable) on the internets.
Dark Knight Teaser
Tired of being bossed around at work? Now you can be the boss of this tiny office:
Finally, the drudgery of corporate life has been captured in a play set for adults! The Cubes™ spend eight hours a day, five days a week, at tiny desks in tiny cubicles in a giant room packed with countless similar cubicles in a giant building filled with countless similar rooms.
Each set comes with a 2-3/4″ posable plastic figure and all the necessary plastic parts to build a classic corporate environment.
Designer Jin Woo Han has designed the Roller Paper Printer concept. It will be useful nowadays since the paper is cut custom as your needs, print as long as you want. The Roller printers will fits from an A4 to A3 paper. There’s a built in cutter trims the paper.
[via Yanko Design]
If everyone saw the world like the Scottish artist David Shrigley does, everything would be quite different.
(Make sure to check all his work)
Fujifilm has released a 12-megapixel digital camera in a slim body, the F50fd. This 7th generation CCD sensor comes with 3X optical zoom, automatic Red Eye Removal function, Dual Image Stabilization, ISO settings of up to ISO 6400, Portrait Enhancer Mode, i-Flash Intelligent Flash, Full Manual Photographic Control, GUI Micro Thumbnail, Special Scene and face detection that can focus and expose correctly for 10 faces in frame. Fujifilm F50fd has the compatible slots for xD / SD / SD-HC memory card. Get ready $299.95, the FinePix F50fd will debut in September 2007.
It looks great with its LEDs at night, lights up and dance to your music. This Bumblebee speaker will takes your tunes and plays them back to you with TRANSFORMERS sound effects. It is available at Brando for $58.90.
To all Transformers fans, here are the Destron or Cybertron Limited Edition Ring from Japan. It is limited to 50 units for each and priced $182 per unit, choose from three sizes. They are available now for pre-order. The rings will be ship in mid-late August 2007.
Adalberto Abbate’s micro sculptures are dioramas of the macabre and disturbing (like scenes of accidents, riots, shootings, and more).
Link [Flash, click on the headless zebra “work”, then choose “micro sculptures”)
The United Arab Emirates has taken the record from Taiwan in the world’s tallest building. The Burj Dubai which currently under construction has reached 141 stories on last Saturday. Burj Dubai is now 512.m (1,680ft) tall which beats the record of the 508m high Taipei 101 in Taiwan.
If the internet is the future, then Marcus Ericsson is the man that will take you there. Not bound by the creative limits of the web, he is the man that has directed Jordan Brand’s official site – Jumpman23.com – as one of the most innovative mediums found on the internet today. Don’t miss this!
“When HOT FUZZ came around, Edgar kindly sent me a collection of high-res stills from the movie. I decided to create a large collage of the characters, in the style of those old movie posters, and I’m pleased to announce that it’s finally ready for your viewing pleasure!”
View it at the updated works of
Zen Sekizawa does some great work, based out of NY, she has an impressive client list and has done a number of gallery shows nationally. To see more go HERE.
In short . . . sit in the back. Link
Imagine rollin’ to a prom or away from a wedding in this thing.
Fujifilm has announced its digital camera ‘IS Pro’, the next generation of UVIR compatible DSLR. It is built on the same platform as the FinePix S5 Pro Digital SLR system. It features 12.3M CCD sensor and Real Photo Pro technology. Like the S5, this camera also compatible with Nikon F mounts lenses and Nikon iTTL flash systems. The Fujifilm IS Pro digital camera will be available in US this coming August for $2600 (camera body).
credit to unicorn
What happens when you put McDonald’s food in a jar and set it aside for 10 weeks. What’s amazing is what happens to the french fries – most impressive.
Welcome to The Online Paper Airplane Museum! Feel Free to browse around, check out all the FREE paper airplane designs that talented people and placed on the web for your enjoyment! Welcome to the Museum! The Mission of the Museum is to Inspire everyone to greater heights, No matter what they choose. If this much variation and grace can come from a simple piece of paper, imagine what you can do!
Right now we are only on line, but perhaps one day in the future, we will have a little place of our own!
This is a nice interactive tool if you like timelines. Here you can create and share your timelines as well as explore those already available. This works much like Wikipedia, where multiple users can add information to an ongoing project.
Joanne “Jo” Rowling OBE is an English fiction writer who writes under the pen name J. K. Rowling. Rowling is the author of the Harry Potter fantasy series, which has gained international attention, won multiple awards, and sold over 325 million copies worldwide. In February 2004, Forbes magazine estimated her fortune at £576 million (just over US$1 billion and still is at the same spot in 2007), making her the first person to become a US-dollar billionaire by writing books. In 2006, Forbes named her the second richest female entertainer in the world, behind talk show host Oprah Winfrey.
Another one I like: History of the Internet …
Jethro Haynes is a London artist who creates, among other things, sculptures from sneakers.