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    This typeface is characterized by its large, sharp, and triangular serifs, which give it a very singular look. […]

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April 12, 2008

Synchromy

The National Film Board of Canada calls it pyrotechnics of the keyboard. In this film Norman McLaren uses image to create sound, Buy here.

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April 10, 2008

Do you know who Charles Osborne is?

Charles Osborne (1894– May 1, 1991) hiccuped continuously for 68 years (1922-1990). Osborne, from Anthon, Iowa, U.S., was entered in Guinness World Records as the man with the Longest Attack of Hiccups. The hiccups started in 1922 at a rate of 40 times per minute, slowing to 20 hiccups per minute and eventually stopping on […]

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April 9, 2008

YWFT Zine 01

YWFT Zine 01

YWFT Zine 01 is a PDF zine that serves as an example of what is possible using the wonderful array of stock images, vectors, and newest typefaces available in our collection. Each image is tagged with the stock sets and typefaces used so that you, our beloved customer, can be directed easily to the appropriate […]

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April 9, 2008

Flickr now with Video

So seems Flickr has now launched a Video aspect to the game. But, Vimeo still kills it offering HD quality. Also Flickr only doing 90 seconds right now, hopefully that limit wont last long, otherwise snore….

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April 9, 2008

Free Mask Illustrations

Free Mask Illustrations

Dr Freebie Fresh brings you some nice Asian Mask illustrations today. The concept coming from our Bangkok studio, was using traditional Ramakien Thai masks as the inspiration. These drawings were early concept drawings for the later developed Thaiglish font.

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April 8, 2008

In a Dream

In a Dream

Catching up with our old buddy Cassidy today, he tells me he was helping work on this: “Over the past four decades, artist Isaiah Zagar has covered more than 50,000 square feet of Philadelphia with stunning mosaic murals. In A Dream is a documentary feature film that chronicles his work and his tumultuous relationship with […]

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April 8, 2008

Punishment Park (1971)

Punishment Park is a 1971 film written and directed by Peter Watkins. It is a pseudo documentary of a British and West German film crew following National Guard soldiers and police as they round up a group of members of the counterculture across the desert. […]

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April 7, 2008

In The Year 2000

In The Year 2000

What an amazing set of illustrations and drawings at the ‘In The Year 2000‘ photoset on Flickr. Not to be missed, browse this nice collection and check some of the credits and history behind some of these illustrations. Very Inspiring and these will always leave you with what a let down of what didn’t happen, […]

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April 7, 2008

New English Coins Unveiled

New English Coins Unveiled

Not smoking hot news, but better late than never. This 26 year old kid rocked some super royal and clean designs for the new English dividends. Its pretty bad ass when he is holding them all up, they form the coat of arms, super nice touch. – M&C

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April 7, 2008

Death Defying House

Death Defying House

The New York Times has a short little interview with the couple behind this new house thats been getting a bit of press lately. For sure this is an interesting concept. But I love when they ask them about what about the comfort for say elderly people. They say, oh after a few months, its […]

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April 7, 2008

Greyscale Basic

Greyscale Basic

Old time buddy and former co-worker, Mr Eric is giving away a free font on his site called Greyscale Basic. For a freebie, its pretty nice so grab it while the offer stands. If you like like, end up using on that hot, daddy-fat-pockets new client of yours, drop the guy a few bucks so […]

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April 6, 2008

Uncredited Book Review

Uncredited Book Review

Still haven’t picked up this hot book? Ok ok, we understand, you still aren’t sure and want to know more. Well never fear, awhile back the motion graphic news site Motionographer posted a quality review here, saying “Every page is a treasure trove of inspiration and history…”. We hope this review helps you finally decide […]

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