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Sign of the Times

Sunday September 10, 2017

Liked your visit to this large, rugged mountain in New Zealand? Why, perhaps we can interest you in another, say… Uluru? 

What would cooking videos look like if they were directed by some of the world’s most distinctive filmmakers? That question spurred artist David Ma to create these cinematic cooking clips.  

Glitch director Emma Freeman reveals how to make a zombie show naturalistic.

2,000-Year-Old Hipsters

Sunday August 27, 2017

A visit to the Greek statues at the Louvre inspired French photographer Leo Caillard to create 'Hipsters in Stone'.

These photos might seem kind of banal at first glance. But take a closer look.

Contrary to popular belief, the original broadcast failed to create a mass panic over alien invasion. But it did have drama, urgency and heat rays, and is well worth a listen today.

These paper cameras mightn't be very good at taking photos. But they're damn fine on the eyes. 

The creative folk at Vibrato use ink and sound waves to create abstract artworks. 

Halley Docherty superimposes classic album covers on to present-day Google Street View screenshots. And he goes a lot deeper than just Abbey Road.

While most photographers are busy building sets for their next shoot, Todd McLellan is hard at work dismantling his favourite objects into thousands of little pieces.