Posts tagged Photography

laughingsquid:

Regular Guys as Designer Underwear Models
The Sun asked four regular blokes to pose in designer underwear as if they were male models. Each “ordinary” man posed like the original ad’s famous model and then the photos were shown side-by-side.

laughingsquid:

Regular Guys as Designer Underwear Models

The Sun asked four regular blokes to pose in designer underwear as if they were male models. Each “ordinary” man posed like the original ad’s famous model and then the photos were shown side-by-side.

From the latest installment in Hyperallergic’s series about selfies: Revealing the Group Selfie

From the latest installment in Hyperallergic’s series about selfies: Revealing the Group Selfie


This execution brought to you by Westinghouse? I’d have guessed that Thomas “DC current is safer” Edison was behind it, but this fellow is in the gas chamber, not on an electric chair.
From the Getty Images description: circa 1945: An American prisoner, sentenced to death, is strapped into a chair in the gas chamber. The black hood carries a Westinghouse Electric Company logo.

See full image here
This is just another reason BoingBoing is awesome.
Wegee photo of a man about to be executed wearing a hood with a Westinghouse logo on it - Boing Boing

This execution brought to you by Westinghouse? I’d have guessed that Thomas “DC current is safer” Edison was behind it, but this fellow is in the gas chamber, not on an electric chair.

From the Getty Images description: circa 1945: An American prisoner, sentenced to death, is strapped into a chair in the gas chamber. The black hood carries a Westinghouse Electric Company logo.

See full image here

This is just another reason BoingBoing is awesome.

Wegee photo of a man about to be executed wearing a hood with a Westinghouse logo on it - Boing Boing

procrastinaut:

What’s it like inside the Motorola factory in Fort Worth? We got totally non-exclusive access, and present our uniquely haunting findings, here:
Come take a tour of Motorola’s spooky, vacant Moto X factory - Yahoo News

procrastinaut:

What’s it like inside the Motorola factory in Fort Worth? We got totally non-exclusive access, and present our uniquely haunting findings, here:

Come take a tour of Motorola’s spooky, vacant Moto X factory - Yahoo News

procrastinaut:

Instagram User Mrpimpgoodgame Takes Tons of Identical Selfies
Pretty good, actually. Somebody give this guy a gallery show.
Meanwhile follow him on Instagram here  if you wish. (You pretty much know what you’re getting!)

The more I look at this, the more I love it. He should get a grant.

procrastinaut:

Instagram User Mrpimpgoodgame Takes Tons of Identical Selfies

Pretty good, actually. Somebody give this guy a gallery show.

Meanwhile follow him on Instagram here  if you wish. (You pretty much know what you’re getting!)

The more I look at this, the more I love it. He should get a grant.

Analyzed: The Disconnect Between Before and After the Bombing Starts — BagNews
procrastinaut:

This is fairly awesome: There is a “subculture” of hyper-decorated “Decorata” big rigs in Japan. Photographer Tatsuki Masaru has made a book of photographs about it.
More here: The Subculture of Japanese Trucker Art | Messy Nessy Chic Messy Nessy Chic. Via OBlog.

procrastinaut:

This is fairly awesome: There is a “subculture” of hyper-decorated “Decorata” big rigs in Japan. Photographer Tatsuki Masaru has made a book of photographs about it.

More here: The Subculture of Japanese Trucker Art | Messy Nessy Chic Messy Nessy Chic. Via OBlog.

natgeofound:

Women enjoy the benefits of a heated whirlpool in Saint Petersburg, Florida, 1973.Photograph by Jonathan Blair, National Geographic

natgeofound:

Women enjoy the benefits of a heated whirlpool in Saint Petersburg, Florida, 1973.Photograph by Jonathan Blair, National Geographic

Is there such a thing as too much of the self?
(via Striped Photographs Created Entirely In-Camera by Painting the Set)
Weilun Chong: Photographs of commuters in Singapore and Hong Kong in his series, “Please Mind the Gap.”: 


Weilun Chong came upon the idea for his series, “Please Mind the Gap,” when he ignored that very reminder and nearly lost his cellphone in the space between the train and the platform in Singapore’s metro system. 




Chong, an advertising art director and photographer on the side, became hooked on the idea of capturing unique moments in that small, significant space between places. For the next three years, he photographed “almost religiously” on his daily commute to work and on weekends.

Weilun Chong: Photographs of commuters in Singapore and Hong Kong in his series, “Please Mind the Gap.”:

Weilun Chong came upon the idea for his series, “Please Mind the Gap,” when he ignored that very reminder and nearly lost his cellphone in the space between the train and the platform in Singapore’s metro system. 

Chong, an advertising art director and photographer on the side, became hooked on the idea of capturing unique moments in that small, significant space between places. For the next three years, he photographed “almost religiously” on his daily commute to work and on weekends.

thejogging:

Rineke-ing, 2013
InstaCollage ≤ø≥≤ø≥

thejogging:

Rineke-ing, 2013

InstaCollage 

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Destroy all cell phones by ekai on Flickr.

His superthin tripod does seem to have attracted the attention of the mom on the left, but no one else. They’re looking at each other as he shoots. His blue T-shirt says elgooG.

(via greg.org: the making of: movies, art, &c., by greg allen)

His superthin tripod does seem to have attracted the attention of the mom on the left, but no one else. They’re looking at each other as he shoots. His blue T-shirt says elgooG.

(via greg.org: the making of: movies, art, &c., by greg allen)

(via Still Life Photos that Combine Stark White Scenes with Just a Touch of Color)