Canon Cinema Primes vs. Canon L Series

January 9, 2013

This is a comparison and test shoot of Canon’s new Cinema Primes versus Canon’s revered L series still photography lenses. Shot on a Canon C300.

Angelo Badalamenti creating the Twin Peaks theme

December 7, 2012

Angelo Badalamenti describes how he came up with the theme for Twin Peaks, while David Lynch was sitting beside him. I guess this says it all. A fragment taken from the Twin Peaks series special features “Secrets from another place – creating Twin Peaks”.

An Honest Liar – Trailer

October 24, 2012

An Honest Liar tells the incredible life story of famed magician-turned-skeptic and enemy of deception, James “The Amazing” Randi. The film brings to life his infamous escapades that publicly exposed psychics, faith healers and con artists with quasi-religious fervor. Today, Randi himself faces the price of a deception that might cause the loss of his […]

How the Dutch got their cycle paths

October 19, 2012

How did the Dutch get their cycling infrastructure? This question keeps coming back because it is of course relevant to people who want what the Dutch have. Road building traditions go back a long way and they are influenced by many factors. But the way Dutch streets and roads are built today is largely the […]

Top 10 Outdoor Dining Spaces

October 5, 2012

Here you have a top 10 selection of the coolest outdoor dining spaces:

Man makes bike out of cardboard

August 13, 2012

Amazing! This guy made a bicycle out of cardboard.

Cutting Board Drawer

August 9, 2012

The coolest idea for a cutting board for your kitchen. When I was thinking about the layout of my kitchen, I wanted to try and incorporate as many features as I could that would make the most out of my space. (I like everything to be tucked away). Magazines and kitchen design books were a […]

Glass – How was your day

August 8, 2012

Depending on how much you fill it up, you’ll know how was your day.

East Village Studio

August 3, 2012

Based in New York, East Village Studio is a beautiful apartment that I wold be proud to live in. The designer took this small place and turned it into something beautiful and at the same time he turned it into an apartment that seems a lot bugger then actually it is. See the images below:

The World’s Most Powerful Photographs

August 3, 2012

Watch this amazing clip with exceptional voice-over and some of the greatest photographs ever made:

DoubleBack Volkswagen Campervan

August 2, 2012

I love this car! DoubleBack VW Campervan is very nicely done. Seems to me that it is the car to own when you go camping. It’s extensible, it has two beds and it can easily accommodate four people. Check the images and videos below: Video: Practical Motorhome video review:

Skyfall – The new James Bond – Official Trailer

August 1, 2012

Skyfall is the new James Bond movie. Watch the trailer, it’s awesome!

Diffie-Hellman Key Exchange

July 31, 2012

How encryption works. Explained for anyone to understand.

Five deep breaths

July 20, 2012

Written and directed by Seith Mann, this short film is more then intense. I watch it and for the entire 20 minutes I didn’t blink. If you have 20 minutes, I highly recommend it!

Car and Mobile Home

July 17, 2012

The German designer Christian Susana created an intelligent mobile home. It has a flexible living space with individually applicable multi-functional modules. Equipped with auto technology and modern amenities this RV can be a small car when you don’t need the RV and a whole RV when you actually need one. Source

De Markies – The mobile home

July 5, 2012

“De Markies” (The Awning) was an entry in the “Temporary Living” competition 1985 and was conceived as a mobile home. On the road, it measures 2.00 m by 4.50 m, and once it has arrived at its destination its floorspace can be increased threefold in a matter of seconds. “De Markies” was awarded the Public […]

The Sandwich Nazi

June 26, 2012

Do you remember the Soup Nazi from Seinfeld? Well, this guy resembles him but he makes sandwiches. Salam Kahil who runs La Charcuterie, a Scandinavian deli in the Port Kells area of Surrey, BC. He is an art collector, a former male escort, an amateur piano player, and a supporter of the homeless in Vancouver’s […]

Gary Vaynerchuk – RE/MAX Keynote Annual Convention 2011

June 3, 2012

You have to watch this keynote if you want to grow your business starting today!

Joel Bukiewicz – The knife maker

June 2, 2012

Joel Bukiewicz loves grinding steel. He’s the man behind Cut Brooklyn, making high-end knives to order for chefs and home cooks. Bukiewicz found that honing metal was more satisfying than honing his novel, but as with many writers and their characters, Bukiewicz remembers details about every knife he’s made. The video takes you through the […]

O Fortuna Misheard Lyrics

June 2, 2012

The lyrics from Karl Orff’s masterpiece as they are heard by someone who has no idea of Latin. Very funny and beautifully animated.

A Brief History of John Baldessari

May 18, 2012

The epic life of a world-class artist John Baldessari, jammed into six minutes. Narrated by Tom Waits.

Domino Chain Reaction

May 15, 2012

A domino can knock over another domino about 50% larger than itself. A chain of dominos of increasing size makes a kind of mechanical chain reaction that starts with a tiny push and knocks down an impressively large domino.

The invention of the word Boob

April 16, 2012

This is how the word “Boob” got invented

IMAGINE: How Creativity Works

April 3, 2012

Flash Rosenberg imagines how the ideas in IMAGINE are tackled, tickled and teased-out by the author Jonah Lehrer.

How Simple Ideas Lead to Scientific Discoveries

March 17, 2012

Adam Savage walks through two spectacular examples of profound scientific discoveries that came from simple, creative methods anyone could have followed — Eratosthenes’ calculation of the Earth’s circumference around 200 BC and Hippolyte Fizeau’s measurement of the speed of light in 1849. (Launching a series on Inventions that Shaped History)

We Stopped Dreaming – Neil deGrasse Tyson

March 13, 2012

Neil deGrasse Tyson, as always, a great speaker!

Band Of Horses – Is There A Ghost (live)

March 11, 2012

Band Of Horses – Is There A Ghost Live at Later with Jools Holland

The Sausage Kings

February 23, 2012

The Sausage Kings is a short documentary about 3 ex-professional football players and friends who make great sausage. 20 years ago Tony Spoletini, Tom Spoletini and Mike Palumbo started Spolumbo’s Fine Foods & Deli, now a Calgarian institution and pillar of the local community.

Portraits of Beautiful Girls

February 21, 2012

A collection of 20+ beautiful portraits with girls from Flickr

Circonvolution improbable

February 21, 2012

Amazing artist doing some fantastic tricks with a cyr wheel.

5 People and 1 Guitar

January 12, 2012

This music video got viral very fast in 2012, with over 57 million views in less then 2 months since it was published on YouTube.

That’s what happens when a silent man speaks

September 11, 2011

One of the most important speeches in recorded history was given by a comedian by the name of Charlie Chaplin. If you like what you see please share the video any way you can and pass the message on.