VacuumPacked is going to go a bit quiet again until early next year, because I’m milking this wedding malarky for all it’s worth and jetting off on honeymoon.
Have a wonderful Christmas and a Happy New Year everyone. See you in 2015…
Archive for December, 2014
I’m not a fan of the track, but the exploding people effect in the video for Tiesto’s Passion Pit remix is very cool:
The A to Z of Unusual Words. I struggled to limit myself to just this selection, because they’re all fascinating:
Acersecomic: A person whose hair has never been cut. Cacodemonomania: The pathological belief that one is inhabited by an evil spirit. Ktenology: The science of putting people to death.Recumbentibus: A knockout punch, either verbal or physical.
Beautiful animated GIFs by Micaël Reynaud, which make use of video techniques like slit-scanning, time-lapse, and various forms of masking to create what he refers to as “hypnotic very short films.”
The pigeon GIF below was a finalist in the first Saatchi Gallery Motion Photography competition, and he recently won the 2014 Giphoscope International Art GIF contest: