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Mention the creature guinea pig and immediately images of experimentation and testing come to mind. As a matter of fact say ‘guinea pig’ and you will often get the impression that something new is being tried, often implying unknown if not perilous results. There are a few exceptions ofcourse, such as Booboo.
The “overview effect” is a phenomenon explained by astronauts as “the feeling associated with viewing the earth in its entirety, as a pale blue dot from space.” It is the overpowering and unique transformation in mind-set and viewpoint that astronauts experience when they view Earth in its totality, seeing things as whole rather than seemingly disconnected parts. This is what Daily Overview offers.
Don’t try this at home kids! Talk about work immersion, or in this case, digestion! If you think you’ve heard it all, swallow this. A couple of graphic design dudes performed the ultimate ‘sacrifice’ by way of swallowing 35mm film and studying the excretory results. When we say swallow we don’t mean that figuratively, but literally, as in your mouth.
Hyper Timelapse GTA V is a mesmerizing project started by Canadian digital artist and photographer Benoit Paillé. It is part of a bigger project about the connection between virtual worlds and photography. The Montreal-based Paillé makes use of the virtual confines of the Grand Theft Auto V video game to challenge photography in his collection called Crossroad of Realities.
Dark Beach is a series of brooding landscape photographs that are an exploration of Balmedie beach during inclement weather. Under these bleak conditions the beach is devoid of people, desolate and uninviting. Though most beaches and coastal photographs are shot in glorious weather, David Langan does the opposite by documenting the beach under inhospitable conditions. They take on a dark beauty that would look perfect for a dramatic Victorian novel. In his website, Langan wrote about his passion for the outdoors.
Nourishing more than 30 million Americans living in the parched West with the most vital resource, the Colorado River is one of the most channeled, dammed, and lawsuit ridden rivers in the world. Called by some quite aptly as “America’s Nile,” the Colorado River extends approximately 1,450 miles into seven states and two countries.