New favorite painter, Vittorio Reggianini

I’ve just discovered my new favorite painter, Vittorio Reggianini – those smarter than myself probably already know of him as an Italian painter from the 1800s who made satin look even satiny-er than satin. I just cannot get over how much he loved painting women who were NOT. But there was one hottie that everyone […]

The 5 best eBook creation tools for GNU/Linux

E-books are fast becoming the most popular publication medium for books. More people than ever are buying their books in digital form, and electronic books open an invaluable opportunity for self-published publishers and authors alike. Ebooks are even a popular tool for inbound marketing and lead generation. If you want to create your own eBook […]

More than 60 million people pay for their Spotify

And 140 million, between stingy and non-stingy, use it monthly. Spotify is a monster. Although the service is not perfect, it has managed to get into the heart of users who see it almost as a necessity and this is reflected in that they already reached 60 million paying users. The company updated its numbers […]

Stunning paintings of bodies

Unlike tattoos, body painting is temporary, which means that drawings will not stay forever on the skin and can be washed away. Therefore, body painting works are often unique and plentiful both in terms of ideas and presentation. Painters can combine the use of different colors as well as model’s posture to present their ideas […]

The stunning tomb of Jules Verne in Amiens

Jules Verne, considered the father of science fiction together with H.G. Wells, was born in Nantes on February 8, 1828. Throughout his life he would make many trips, most aboard one of the three ships he had, visiting places and cities he had mentioned or included in his books. One of those trips took him […]

Facts About Antarctica

Most people know very little about Antarctica, so the good people at Factslides  gathered some cool facts about the continent, most of which will probably leave you speechless. Items 1 –  Antarctica is the largest desert in the world. 2 – Antarctica is the only continent without reptiles. 3 – The coldest place on Earth […]

Incredible Photos of our Universe

The visible space is big, complex and can be incredibly beautiful. This list of pictures gathers the most beautiful images of our universe I could find.  Even though these pictures taken from space may look like surreal landscapes, they are not entirely created by computer. Note that for some images, infrared electromagnetic waves have been transmitted […]

Surreal art

Heidi Taillefer Montreal-based artist paints imaginary creatures, like a cat with antiquated mechanical wings that float. Surreal , elegantly baroque paintings are fairytale for grown-ups, full of fanciful beasts and beingsIt’s the kind of art that some people find disturbing, mistaking the sensual , visceral nature of her work for carnality.  

Cartographic & Art

The following jobs are Ed Fairburn. Ed Fairburn is a Welsh artist, based in Cardiff, whose ability to combine the geography of our facial features with the geography of the earth leads to a startling and compelling synthesis of the two. Fairburn has become known in Europe for his evocative portraits, which produce complex human […]

Photography & Photoshop of Star Wars

The photos belong to Zahir Batin, Malaysia photograph. Are truly ingenious, and surely they will spend a lot of time, both for the scenery shots and retouch photos with Photoshop. Enjoy!