Love Distance – The Sweetest Condom Ad You’ll Ever See

Out of Japan comes Love Distance, a story about a a man from Fukuoka and a woman from Tokyo who live 1,000 km apart. They share a long distance relationship and one day decide that to prove their love, they must run to each other and meet. Simple, sweet and funny. I just read a quote about advertising that I’d like to share. That the best ads are “entertaining and amusing; they are visual rather than verbal; and they say something important and meaningful about the brand being advertised.” They are “rational arguments enclosed in emotional envelopes.” – John Philip Jones Couldn’t have said it better myself.





December 2, 2016

Upside Down Christmas Tree Hangs in the Halls of Tate Britain

  Every December, the Tate Britain debuts its much-anticipated Christmas tree. Designed by a different contemporary artist each year, the famed museum’s trees are both yuletide decorations and works of modern art. This year, Iranian installation artist Shirazeh Houshiary has quite literally turned the tradition on its head with her upside-down evergreen. Suspended by its trunk, the tree hovers above the main entrance’s stunning spiral staircase.

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December 2, 2016

Photographer Searches for Mystery Wedding Couple After Discovering Film in 50-Year-Old Camera

You never know what you’ll find when you buy something that’s vintage. When photographer Alex Galmeanu bought a rare 50-year-old camera off eBay, he never expected to find an exposed (but undeveloped) roll of film inside. “Of course I had it developed right away,” he wrote, “and, as a surprise again, I was able to recover 10 quite usable images, especially when considering their age.

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