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8-Bit Pop Culture Prints by Adam Lister 1

8-Bit Pop Culture Prints by Adam Lister

8-bit video games (Super Mario Bros., for example) hardly seem like the kind of things you’d spot hanging on museum walls, but in the hands of Beacon, NY-based artist Adam Lister, what’s old and familiar is new and beautiful again. … Continue reading

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Retro Jazz Redesign Of Classic Metal Album Covers 1

Classic Metal Albums Reimagined As 1950s Jazz Records

What does heavy metal from the 80s have to do with 50s-era jazz? Very little, we’d say, aside from maybe both styles being despised by cranky parents at the time. But Brazilian artist Rafael Melandi begs to differ, and he’s … Continue reading

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Matte Paintings From The Star Wars Universe 1

Matte Paintings From The Star Wars Universe

Have you watched all the extras on your Star Wars: The Complete Saga Blu-ray set yet? No? OK, well, spoiler alert and everything, but some of those scenes in the original trilogy were simply… paintings. Yes, matte paintings have been … Continue reading

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NASA Exoplanet Space Tourism Posters

Hey, before you book that mid-February getaway to Miami, have you considered a 4 day/3 night stay on Kepler-186f? Lovely little place. Just make sure you charge up your phone, what with it being 500 light years from Earth and … Continue reading

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What Not To Say To A Photographer 1

What Not To Say To A Photographer

Have you ever tried to small talk a wedding photographer? We’ve found they usually lean towards the cranky side. Maybe it’s all that squinting they do, or maybe it’s just the fact that they’re being bombarded with the same cliché and somewhat insulting … Continue reading

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Zombie Safe Zone Maps 1

Zombie Safe Zone Maps

If you’re a firm believer that one day The Walking Dead, World War Z or I Am Legend might actually become a reality, than it’s important to know all of the tools at your disposal so that you’ll have the best chance possible to … Continue reading

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World Leaders In Hipster Form by Amit Shimoni 0

World Leaders In Hipster Form by Amit Shimoni

How would history have been different if John F. Kennedy were a hipster? Well for one thing, White House dinners would’ve featured a lot more craft beers and heirloom tomatoes, but… while we don’t know what would’ve happened, we do … Continue reading

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Super Flemish- Superheroes In 17th Century Garb 1

Super Flemish: Superheroes In 17th Century Garb

Whether you’re an expert on the works of Michelangelo or just really enjoyed Assassin’s Creed II, the Renaissance period is a fascinating bit of history. But how could it be made even better? The Hulk in an Elizabethan ruffled collar. … Continue reading

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Star Wars In Real Life by Thomas Dagg 1

Star Wars In Real Life by Thomas Dagg

What if the universe wasn’t “far, far away”? What if the world of Star Wars was right here among us? Well, for one thing, you’d have to avoid stepping in lots of tauntaun poo. Other than that, we think photographer Thomas … Continue reading

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Batmobile Blueprints 1

Batmobile Blueprints

Pssst… Hey! You got connections with the Joker? Don’t tell Commissioner Gordon or anything, but we’ve managed to get our hands on the blueprints of the Batmobile (designed by Robert Lattin). Yes, the inner details of Batman’s iconic do-it-all ride … Continue reading