Smith Journal · A quarterly, Australia-based publication that takes unexpected, interesting, funny and sometimes complicated stories and tells them the way you would to a bunch of friends at the pub.

Little Sun

Monday February 27, 2012

Olafur Eliasson - he who built waterfalls under New York bridges and put the sun inside the Tate Modern has unveiled a new project.

Tilt-Shift Rio

Monday February 27, 2012

The latest short film by Sydney photographer and director Keith Loutit conveys the massive energy of Rio's Carnival in a miniaturised format.

Ye olde gif

Sunday February 26, 2012

Stereographs seem to be popping up everywhere at the moment, including at the New York Public Library which has created an online Stereogranimator.

Bags for good

Friday February 24, 2012

Backpack people Eastpak are known for making no fuss baggage, so what's all this then?

Book surgery

Friday February 24, 2012

We weren't sure whether to file these incredible paper sculptures under arts or science.

Cory White

Friday February 24, 2012

Aussie photographer Cory White documents men of note on his website Mr Blanc and this month's subject is writer-turned-knife maker (seriously) Joel Bukiewicz.

New Herschel

Thursday February 23, 2012

As if they didn't already have us at "Hello", affordable heritage-inspired baggage label Herschel teamed up with adventurous Canadian photographer Stephen Wilde to create a new series of photos.  

Man and dog vs. wild

Thursday February 23, 2012

Every year the Iditarod sled race runs over approximately 1800 kilometres through dense Alaskan wilderness, harsh mountains and lonely tundra.

A balanced bookeeper

Wednesday February 22, 2012

Ahh, ain't it a great sense of accomplishment completing a book? Or at least moving it from the 'to peruse' pile to the 'perused!'? 

Filippo Minelli

Wednesday February 22, 2012

By letting off colourful smoke bombs in assorted natural landscapes for his series 'Shapes', Italian photographer Filippo Minelli seems to be saying "Shhhh", rather than "Shazam!"