Spectacular HDR Sunsets

High Dynamic Range-technique (HDR) has become really popular nowadays and we can enjoy stunning photos that are made up in HDR. We’ve gathered excellent HDR sunset shots that are worth being admired. This fancy collection shows that modern art can unite digital technologies and genuine nature beauty creating real masterpieces. Original play of light and shadows together with HDR modifying gives absolutely awesome results.

Photo by PatsSoxfan

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Photo by neoporcupine

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Amazing Art Sculptures by Robert Bradford

If you have some old stuff at your house, don’t be in a hurry to throw it away. It can come in handy as a nice stuff for your creative work. Sometimes even the most ordinary things can become a part of the artwork. Rich imagination and talent of the artists help to create the stunning things just from nothing. Everything they need is their creativity and, of course, some simple stuff. Look, for example, at the creative art sculptures by Robert Bradford that are presented in today’s post. They are really splendid and amusing, let’s enjoy them!

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Dan Fischer – Graphite on Paper

It is really hard to make a work of art by just working with some famous photos. But Dan Fischer does know this secret for sure. We’ve decided to show you few interesting artworks made by this modern artist and we really hope that you’ll like them just as much as we do. We have an opportunity to feel the the world from the other side of perception due to the wonderful works of Dan Fischer. All these artworks are full of emotions and deep sense that will make you feel the world the you’ve never felt before.

Chris Burden, 2003

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Gerhard Richter, 2002

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Google Fonts – Brand New Font API and Font Directory

Google keeps bringing awesome news and recently web design world was amazed by the announcement about releasing the collection of high quality open source web fonts in the Google Font Directory, and the introducing Google Font API to make them available to everybody on the web.

According to the officials Google has tried really hard to create superb collection of great web fonts and maintain them with the help of Google Font API – it means that their font collection will be available for all web users without any problems. Actually it is a really simple and cross-browser method to use original web fonts at your website. The main features of these fonts are that they are still searchable, visually rich, text styled, and accessible to users that use screen readers.
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Black and White Art. Celebrity Pencil Drawings.

If you have ever tried to portrait a person using a simple pencil, you know that this work takes much efforts and patience. Of course, talent stands first on the list. If you don’t possess this gift from God, it is impossible to create the stunning drawings and capture the real sense of things in the unsurpassed way. Though rich color palette of some canvases is really amazing, one pencil is enough to create the awesome artworks. The mature artists are able to make their images alive even if they are drawn with a small piece of coal. Black and white art is so expressive and its effectiveness is achieved due to the mixture of semitones and shadows. Using various techniques it is possible to achieve the dramatic effect and make black and white portrait just stunning. If you look attentively at the pencil drawings, you will understand that they give the special taste of art.
Today let’s browse the collection of inspiring celebrity pencil drawings that are undoubtedly effective.

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Twiggy

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Robbie Williams

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Inspirational Collection of Eco Posters

Environmental pollution is always a great topic to discuss. Keeping to world green is a source of inspiration for many artists and it is really great that art can serve for such an honorable purpose as saving our planet. Creating original eco-themed posters requires finding new ideas and of course their creative implementation. Our collection has interesting works that have combined nice typography elements with exclusive images and unusual worldviews.

We believe that all these posters must be a great source of inspiration for artists and of course these artworks are calling to action in their own interesting way – some via bright colors, others with the help of key phrases or ambiguous pictures. We really hope these works will make you think about our planet and of course will be a great source of inspiration.

Water you waiting for?

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Save water… Save life

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Wonderful Childhood In Black and White Photography.

What can be more precious than the cheerful eyes of our children? Their sunny smiles can melt our hearts and make us more kind and responsive. Children teach us a lot and show us the true value of life and the world around us. Every day we learn something new and captivating with them and in such a way we gain more and more vital forces. Our children are the sense of our life, its ornament and treasure. They are always with us in our thoughts, even when they are far away. They come to us, then leave us at a certain age, but they are still our children in spite of everything.

Today’s post features wonderful black and white photos of children that will not leave you cold. Let’s admire them!

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A Baby


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Friends

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Vintage Camera Ads and Posters

Here is a piece of some extremely vintage and awesome posters. We believe that those cameras were the best because nothing can replace good old lenses. Though we live in a world of digital technologies there is place for old but really wonderful devices like these. Hopefully you’ll be inspired by our small collection and maybe even go to your attic and find that elegant Kodak or Leica…

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Best Concept Car Designs from the Fabulous 50’s. Part II.

Vintage car concepts have become rather popular today and that’s why we continue the series about retro cars from the fabulous 50’s. Today’s collection features the stunning items from that period that will take your breath away. These stunning vehicles were designed as futuristic examples of the car manufacture and gained the vast popularity because they spoke for the technical progress. Some of them are still exhibited at various car shows and catch the attention of the enthusiasts. The most striking examples of the car concepts from the past you can find in this post. Admire them!

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1954 Pontiac Bonneville

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1950 Buick Wildcat II


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Back to Basics – Good Old Vintage TV Designs

Oh those charming good old days… Those days when TV sets were like space ships in your apartment, because these “gadgets” were nearly the most prominent invention of the 20th century. Of course these are really inspiring examples of industrial design – just take a look at these forms and materials. Wooden panels, domed details and original toggles – these were the symbols of that epoch. It is interesting how designers managed to create really sophisticated and original designs for absolutely new product. Without a doubt old TVs were essential parts of any house and without those domed screens and funny toggle switchers it is quite hard to imagine any apartment of those days. Of course some examples from our collection are quite unusual and even funny but still these items have become legends long time ago and we have no right to deride it.

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