Category archives: Inspiration

New Species of Unusual Jellyfish Discovered 2.3 Miles Below the Ocean’s Surface

In what looks more like a scene out of a James Cameron movie, researchers on a NOAA expedition aboard the Okeanos Explorer were filming with the help of an ROV in the Marianas Trench last week when an improbable creature suddenly popped into the frame.     With just a few wiry tentacles and a cluster of 8 brightly reflective orbs inside its body, this new jellyfish looks like something […]


30+ Simple Ideas that will Make Your Home Extremely Awesome

If you want to make your home more efficient and look better, you don’t necessarily have to break the bank. Sometimes, the simplest changes can make a world of difference. Take these 35 simple home improvement ideas, for example. You wouldn’t think that moving your outlets or adding an end table could change the flow and cool factor of your house, but it can. And if you follow these tips, […]


The Most Unusual Bathroom Signs You’ve Ever Seen

Toilets get a pretty bum deal (no pun intended). They’re one of mankind’s most useful inventions yet rarely do we show them any gratitude. But Thomas Crapper (the Godfather of the modern toilet. Seriously) will be happy to know that some people put a lot of effort into their toilets (stop laughing).   Take a look at this list of creative toilet signs that GenCept has compiled for example. Sure […]


The Secret Life Of Superhero Toys By Edy Hardjo

Hrjoe Photography’s playful and expertly-executed photos prove that superhero action figures aren’t just for kids. Edy Hardjo, the photographer behind the project, uses detailed, high-quality action figures to put some of our favorite superheros into hilarious and sometimes compromising positions.   After putting the figures into their picture-perfect poses, he removes the stands he uses to prop them and some of the more obvious joints with Photoshop to make them […]


Gravity is the Only Glue That Holds These Together

Michael Grab (featured previously here) is a master of balancing rocks and stones. The artist and photographer first explored rock balancing in 2008 while exploring the breathtaking landscapes of Colorado. Since then the activity has become a source of meditative practice and creative passion and Grab has become prolific in the art form. On his website, Grab explains:     Below you will find a gallery of some of Grab’s […]


Powerful Illustrations That Show Destroying Nature Destroys Life

In an effort to raise public awareness of the ongoing destruction of animals’ natural habitats, several creative agencies collaborated on a project for the German-based environmental activists, Robin Wood.   Creative agency Grabarz & Partner worked with Analog / Digital and Illusion Bangkok to create three powerful CGI visuals to communicate the message that, “Destroying nature is destroying life”.   Agency: Grabarz & Partner Client: Robin Wood CCO: Ralf Heuel […]


An Entire Alphabet Carved Into Pencil Lead. Wait, What?

Chien Chu Lee is an artist from Taiwan that carves incredible miniature sculptures from various lead pencils. The self-taught artist has been carving lead since 2010 and the detail and intricacy of his work is remarkable to see.   Chien Chu Lee’s most astounding works are the complete alphabets he has managed to carve into the lead used in mechanical pencils. The artist has gone as small as 0.5 mm […]


Tutorial of the Week #15: Bringing Still Photographs to Life - Parallax Effect in Photography

The Parallax Effect is also known as the Ken Burns effect, which is named after the filmmaker who made this effect his signature visual style in his documentary films. This technique is a panning and zooming effect that is used to create something like a video from still images. The zooming and panning across photographs gives the feeling of motion, which keeps the viewer visually engaged.   Here is an […]


40+ Beautiful Braided Hairstyles You Will Love

Braids are an easy and so pleasant way to forget about hair styling for months, give your hair some rest and protect it from harsh environmental factors. Besides, with the awesome hairstyles listed below you will attract attention, admiring glances and sincere smiles.   Styling with less effort Braided hairstyles make space for creativity. There are many interesting braiding techniques to make every head unique. Besides, you can experiment with […]


Then vs Meow: How Technology Has Changed Cat's Lives

Smart phones. Computers. Flat screen TV. The internet. Few people can live without them, and those that can are generally branded weird, anti-social, or subversive. “But how has the feline world responded to the emergence of the modern technological revolution?” I hear you cry! Well, with a great deal of confusion it seems.   The proof can be found in this revealing before and after series. As you can see […]


Incredibly Expressive 3D Pencil Illustrations

Jerameel Lu is 24y/p, artist from Philippines, who is Civil Engineer by Profession & and amazing Illustrator by Passion. For him Art is just a hobby; who is currently busy earning a living as an Engineer & only manages little time for his creative projects. Which means he rarely gets time for for his hobby. Event then what he does on Canvas is just mindblowing.   Since I only draw […]


I Use Eyes As A Canvas For My Art [Eye Makeup]

It’s a case of blink and you’ll see it. You certainly wouldn’t want to moss such ‘eye art. Make-up artist Tal Peleg creates these detailed drawings using just every day cosmetics to draw stunning scenes on eyelids. Favourite movies, books, animals, musicals and so much more… Inspiration is all around me, and I choose my favourite themes, give it my own unique interpretation, and turn it into colourful eye-artistry designs. […]