Cassetteboy is the stage name of Mark Bolton and Steve Warlin from Brixton, London. It was only upon the confirmation of their third album’s release date in 2008 that they came forward and made their identities known. Their musical approach can be traced from the origins of sampling, musique concrète and the modern approach sometimes… Read more »
We’re back with another Musical Interlude on this Bank Holiday Monday. We have the new videos from M83, We Cut Corners and Jay-Z & Kanye West, as well as a travel video from Costa Rica and a Spanish Guitar being lovingly constructed. Also kick back and relax with the new Sigur Ros album Valtari. Reunion… Read more »
We recently featured a great new music video for Get By By Delta Heavy in our Musical Interlude series. The creative force behind that video is a man by the name of Ian Robertson. Ian is a director, animator, producer, cinematographer, editor and BAFTA New Talent Award winning filmmaker and this is the best of… Read more »
Makoto Yabuki works as an art director in Tokyo, Japan. He started his career as a visual designer in 1997, and established TANGRAM co.,ltd. with companions in 2003. His artistic range is expansive and his recent works include “scope”, “MANAKAI”, “CONFINE(S)”, “AS ONE”. His works have been presented in international film festivals such as SIGGRAPH,… Read more »
In this edition of Video Inspiration we celebrate YouTube’s 7th Birthday with them, look at Pearl Jam bassist Jeff Ament giving back to the community, listen to a story told through the design of Pentagram, watch an exhibition by visual designer Makoto Yabuki, enjoy some breathtaking time lapse footage from around the world and hear… Read more »
The Shard of 32 London Bridge is a pyramid-shaped skyscraper under construction in Southwark, London. Standing almost 310 metres tall, it is currently the 2nd tallest building in Europe and the tallest in the European Union. It is also the second-tallest free-standing structure in the United Kingdom, after the 330-metre (1,083 ft) concrete tower at… Read more »
Our Musical Interlude series is already proving popular and here is another instalment just for you. In time for The Queen’s Jubilee Neil Young has (ironically?) covered the national anthem. We also feature a group of people finding unique ways to play records, the new horror movie inspired Keane music video, a Primus zombie-western themed… Read more »
High Dynamic Range or HDR photography is a method used to allow a greater dynamic range between the lightest and darkest areas of an image. We have handpicked 50 more of the best examples of HDR photography on Flickr for your viewing pleasure.