Posts by Pinar

July 21, 2016

Funny Illustrations Reveal Delightfully Quirky Names for Different Groups of Animals

Illustrator and designer Mal Jones found the perfect project to keep himself creative for over a year, while also promoting the “illustration chops” of Rocketkoi—a full-service design company he co-founded with his wife Sarah Meskin. The artist embarked on a playful series about animals and the unique words used to describe their collective groups. The project is creatively referred to as Nomencreatures—a portmanteau of the terms nomenclature and creatures.

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June 27, 2016

Remembering the Brilliant Bill Cunningham (1929-2016)

We're extremely saddened by the loss of yet another legend in our lifetime. Over the weekend, the photography and fashion community lost a true pioneer and documentarian: Bill Cunningham. The photographer first earned a name for himself in New York City as a brilliant street photographer. He began contributing to The New York Times in the 1970s, serving as a resident street style specialist.

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April 21, 2016

Stunning Early Entries of the 2016 National Geographic Travel Photographer Contest

The 2016 National Geographic Travel Photographer of the Year Contest has officially launched, in search of the most "awe-inspiring diversity of the world's people, places and cultures." George Stone (the editor-in-chief of National Geographic Travel) says, "Our Travel Photographer of the Year program is a way to show that our readers are among the world's best travelers and photographers.

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