The Roli Seaboard is a truly remarkable musical instrument (arguably a control surface). This would sit nicely on my desk beside the EWI 5000.
A nice series of photos by Victor Tongdee for Shutterstock.
The BPG image format, whilst still in its infancy, offers a compelling alternative of JPG/PNG, at a much smaller size. You can see some examples
This 80cm tall, 1960s wall light from an amusement arcade is either desperately hip or terrifying, I can’t make my mind up.
The Olympic and Paralympic mascots for Rio 2016 are adorable. Apparently they were “born out of the explosion of joy that happened when they announced
As much as I despise their branding and their clothing, I can’t help but appreciate the new campaign by United Colors of Benetton in support
There’s some beautiful photography at The Road Less Driven Instagram account.
This ZX Spectrum + 2 USB keyboard appeals hugely to my nostalgic side.
Street artist Stik has created what is purported to be “the tallest piece of street art in the world” in Acton, west London.
Love this poster by Mohammad Diba for The Collaborative Orchestra. Sadly Mohammad Diba doesn’t appear to have a portfolio or any further work online.
Noticed this rather late – Go Vote – a site where artists come together to encourage people to vote. Lots of nice work on there,
Over 600 bicycle chains were used to create this huge 3.5m tall chandelier, available to buy from the ever-wonderful Elemental.
eBay user yugorare has a spectacular collection of old movie posters for sale from the former Yugoslavia and surrounding countries.
Freddy Arenas – outstanding name, outstanding illustrator. Portfolio here, Tumblr this way.
IBM’s Smarter Cities campaign features some unique interactive ads.
Dean Chalkley’s extensive portfolio is packed full of outstanding photography. I’d love to use his services for one of my bands at some point, but I imagine that he’s wildly out of my budget.
Stumbled across Rachelle Scarfó’s blog today whilst looking for some reference material for a project. Her website is worth a look too.
Why my cat thinks it’s acceptable to bring this into the house is beyond me.
The 7th anniversary of this blog has passed, which is a great reminder that It’s been too long since regular posts have appeared! Normal service will resume shortly.
Jesus Christ, it’s almost Christmas! Where the hell did that come from? Anyway, thanks to the talented Sammy Jones, you can download all manner of Christmas-related vector clipart. Nice work Sam.
Commodore Format had some half decent illustrations back in the 90s. As a Spectrum aficionado I sadly failed to notice.
There are so many beautiful things at Elemental in Spitalfields market that sadly I cannot afford. If you guys read this, please send me this Bass sign immediately!
There’s plenty of nice work to enjoy on Jasmine Hortop’s website , and she’s a bit tasty too. She’s also a fan of a book I know well, Tiny Little Fly , so it’s apparent she has impeccable taste.
The Hinglish Project – a unique font that aims to help pronunciation, by overlaying English letters over Hindi characters.
I haven’t listened to The Gentleman Rhymer’s music yet, but the cover to hist latest album is exceptional!
Imogen Heath is a “Surface Pattern and Textile Designer” based in Brighton. Oh, and her cushions are a bit tasty too.
Illustrator and Graphic Designer Christopher King’s portfolio boasts some fine work , including this poster for The Good, The Bad and The Ugly .
If you’re in London, head over to Gilgamesh in Camden Town to see Soul Grenades dish out some funk, free-of-charge . For details and to sign-up to the guest list, please click here .
Full credit to Palatre et Leclere Architectes for their outstanding primary school renovation . More info at Architizer .