Enjoy one minute of calm, to relax and contemplate. © The Marmalade Visual Engineering
Oscar-shortlisted for Best Animated Short The silence beneath the bark / le silence sous l’écorce by French animator and director Joanna Lurie tells the story of the beauty of snow. In a white forest, little creatures are delighted by the magical qualities of snow flakes. © joannalurie.com
Photographer Steve Axford spends a lot of time photographing mushrooms in New South West, Australia. Not your run-of-the-mill garden variety, but the funky, psychedelic ones with crazy colors and shapes. Many of them are very rare and may have never been seen before.“My photography has been my avenue into this world as it slows me down and allows me to look at things more closely. I try to combine the beauty I see with some […]
'Gulp' is a short film created by Sumo Science at Aardman. A world record for the 'largest stop-motion animation set', with the largest scene stretching over 11,000 square feet.
Dr. Alex Taylor studies wild birds and has created a complicated puzzle for a crow nicknamed 007. In order to get to the food, the bird must complete eight consecutive steps before he gets his reward. © BBC / for more visit: bbc.co.uk/programmes (via: wimp.com)
The award-winning short The Mechanical Waltz by director and graphic designer Julien Dykmans tells the story of a puppet that does not seem to fit in, even though the strings that control his life demand that he join the rat race. On his way to work, surrounded by anonymous worker drones, he hears the beautiful sound of a violin. Perhaps this day will be different? DIRECTED: Julien Dykmans SOUNDTRACK: Amaury Bernier (via: slipperyedge.com)
LETS PLAY is an extremely short and empirical homage to the world of tennis. Director and Visual Concept – Brian Tornay & Salman Sajun
Andante is a project by the Tangible Media Group at MIT conceived to illustrate how music is connected to the human body and not just through the ear. They have created a visual form for digital information by programming characters that both play and move to the music. (via: thisiscolossal.com)
Chaud Lapin – Graduation Film from MOPA in Arles, France.