Gulp: World’s Largest Stop Motion Animation

‘Gulp’ is a short film created by Sumo Science at Aardman, depicting a fisherman going about his daily catch. Shot on location at Pendine Beach in South Wales, every frame of this stop-motion animation was shot using a Nokia N8, with its 12 megapixel camera and Carl Zeiss optics. The film has broken a world record for the ‘largest stop-motion animation set’, with the largest scene stretching over 11,000 square feet.

Longobarding: French Fries and Dogs Eyes

“Jacko the Aussie and Maxim the French Canadian join together and burn urethane down a beautiful hill. Stoked on the peaceful, carefree vibe of this video. “

Summadayze Colourfornia

Summadayze Colourfornia from Nick Thompson on Vimeo.

This is a video shows girls throwing colored powder at each other.
Directed By: Nick Thompson
Assistant Director: Josh Thompson

[summadayze.com]

Mustache Pacifier

Mustache Pacifier from etsy seller Zieak & Pepper.
“These mustaches are cut out of foam then glued to the pacifier. They are glued with a non-toxic water based super glue. “

BMW i3 and BMW i8 Concepts





BMW has just unveiled the new BMW i electric cars series vehicles, i3 and i8.”SUV-like BMW i3 with rear-wheel-drive (originally called the MegaCity) carved from aluminum and carbon-fiber reinforced plastics. It has room for eight passengers (four up front and four in the back) and a liquid-cooled lithium-ion battery. It’s capable of 170 horsepower, tops out at 93 MPH and can go from 0-60 in less than eight seconds. “Unlike the standard i3, the BMW i8 will be a plug-in hybrid, the hybrid car with a 1.5-liter three-cylinder engine that powers the rear wheels and a electric motor that powers the front, 0-60 mph is claimed to under five seconds. No word on when they will be production…

Via likecool.com, dvice, autoblog

Skateboard Shades

Experiment No. 1 – Skateboard Shades from Shwood Eyewear on Vimeo.

Shwood’s own Eric Singer meets up with Keith Hufnagel and others to claim the streets of LA in pursuit of Shwood’s latest experiment, sunglasses made from broken skateboard decks. Crafted entirely in Shwood’s local woodshop…brilliant!

Pen

The design is minimal, the construction is super solid, and indestructible to protect and cherish these coveted ink cartridges. The entire piece is milled and turned from a block of 304 stainless steel. The pen slides slowly into its sleeve, which doubles as a ruler. Designed by CW&T.

Broken Chair Hangers

These clothes hangers make from bro­ken chair back, created by designer Antonello Fusè from REsign. By fixing a metal hook into broken chair back which was cut off at various points, transforming it into a coat hanger. Giving a second life to old chair that going to throw away. Cool idea.

[likecool.com] [Via designboom]