Monthly Archives: October 2008

Animated Characters Re-animated 5

(Click to enlarge ) Homer Simpson re-animated by Pixeloo It becomes more and more difficult to draw a clear line between animation and reality, especially when artists like Pixeloo keep pushing fantasy figures (like Homer here) back over the fantasy / reality border. Pixeloo is a Photoshop expert by day, who spends a lot of […]

What Were They Thinking? 0

Whoever was in charge of page layout at The Independent Magazine last Saturday (18th October), should really have brought this amazing juxtaposition to the editor’s attention before publishing. (Click to enlarge) Top left shows the long term civil rights activist and member of the House of Representatives, John Lewis, while the right hand page extols […]

Notebook 1

See the higher quality vesion at YouTube here. ‘Vanwege zijn intrigerende vorm, zijn technisch vernuft en de schijnbaar achteloze manier waarop wordt gespeeld met verschillende realiteiten die bovendien op een humoristische manier reflecteren op het medium, heeft de jury besloten de prijs voor de beste NOFF-film 2008 toe te kennen aan NOTEBOEK van Evelien Lohbeck’, […]

Dancing In The Aisles 0

Three little videos that show people 1 dancing2 in the aisles3. It will be a long time before I can erase the image of the old biddy in the pink cardigan, or the large lady in lime from my mind. Thanks to Hugo for these gems. Soundtrack is Not Safe For Work. Deffo, as they […]

Art & Design in The British Film #20 C.P.Norman 2

Continuing a series about Art Directors in the British film industry up to 1948, when the book containing these articles was published. This chapter deals with C.P.Norman, also known as Norman Delany. CP. NORMAN approaches film decor as a scenic artist with the knowledge of the photographer – he is lucky in knowing how far […]

How To Cook Children 3

A gruesome and grisly recipe book by Martin Howard and Colin Stimpson. Yes that’s the same Colin Stimpson as is featured in the blogroll to the right. I never realised he had such a morbid streak. The book contains lots of useful and tasty recipes, including instructions on how to cook Flat Jacks: (Click to […]