3D brain island model by Unit Seven ~ new scales for digital elevation models

I’ve been thinking a lot about scale in fake images since writing about the climber, snowboarder, and surfer in the the Pepsi Dare post.  Then along came BoingBoing.net and Unit Seven, a group out of New Zealand, who created this unique drawing: It’s a brain that has been modeled into an island map and a […]

Alf to Debate Bill O’Reilly ~ in an aloha shirt November 30, 2007

Have you heard?  Alf is putting on his aloha shirt uniform and heading to the O’Reilly Factor tonight.   I’m not really sure what to say about this one.

Pepsi Dare for More ~ Epica d’Or award-winning ad campaign

Pepsi and their ad agency BBDO Germany GmbH of Dusseldorf have won the Epica d’Or Outdoor award among European advertisers. They won in part because of this surf wave logo image as part of their “Dare for More” campaign: At first I wanted to cry to think that they had won for this ad alone […]

Vintage Mahogany Speedboats ~ USPS 41-cent stamps

After veering off through a series of stamp posts here and here, this final set of "Vintage Mahogany Speedboats" surely couldn’t be left out.  Of the three posts, this set is by far the coolest.  Who would ever expect this theme?  See: I don’t know why, but I’m feeling very James Bond all of the […]

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