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Book Review: National Geographic Infographics


When I was a young lad, before all this fancy technology existed to tell and show me the wonders of our world, I loved to look at the pictures and read the articles in the… 349 more words


Swiss watchmaker IWC Schaffhausen introduces a limited-edition diver's watch inspired by the dramatic shark photography of Michael Muller

At a private event at its boutique on Rodeo Drive in Los Angeles last week, IWC Schaffhausen, maker of high-end timepieces, celebrated a special edition of its iconic Aquatimer diver’s watch inspired by the dramatic shark photography of… 149 more words

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30 Days of Noir ~ Day 26: TASCHEN Film Noir Book

If you’re looking to pick up a bit of eye candy this holiday season, check out Film Noir: 100 All-Time Favorites from TASCHEN.

It’s a hefty 8 x 10 book, checking in at 688 pages. 28 more words


Johan Kugelberg

Art is Alive catches up with Johan Kugelberg, author and curator with over twenty books and forty exhibits under his belt including The Velvet Underground: A New York Art and Punk: An Aesthetic… 627 more words



Sebastião Salgado – probably the most acclaimed and revered living photographer – exhibits in Forlì, Italy, his most ambitious and demanding project. At Musei San Domenico,  438 more words


James Lovelock’s Tool Kit For The Future

Well this will definitely be going into the personal library. When I was a kid this is the kind of book I would spend hours reading and re-reading, especially if it was filled with gorgeous illustrations like this one is. 108 more words