Allanio's blog

Projection Mapping Animates Digital Makeup In Real Time

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Using a combination of motion tracking and projection mapping to create amazing digital makeup animated onto a moving model.

Amazing Pencil Lead Miniature Sculpture Pictures

These amazing sculpture and pencil art was created by Dalton Ghetti. It is astonishing to think that this man had the patience and precision in dealing with something so fragile. Looking at the detail of all the miniature sculptures and to think it was done by hand is unbelievable. You have to look at his whole collection to fully appreciate the time and work that has gone into his work of arts, no matter how small they seem.

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Futuristic Concept Cars

This is my selection of some of the best futuristic concept cars. I can't begin to imagine what the future has in store for us but these concept may just be our future method of transportation. Slick, curvy, ultra-thin, shaped, smooth and defined designs seem to be the new fashion in motoring technology. These concepts are mind blowing.

BMW ZX-6

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Spectacular Sand Sculptures

In 2008, the Annual Sand Sculpture Festival was held on a Portuguese beach. It was open to the public in Pera on May 22. It is said to be that there is a total of 60 huge sculptures made by professional and amateur artists from around the globe. Last year the theme was 'Hollywood' this included superhero, action, scifi and non-fictional characters from all sorts of movies. The artists used more then 35,000 tons of sand to create these wonderful works of art.

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Amazing works of Banksy

Banksy is an amazing street artist. He has drawn and painted numerous works of art appearing for the public to find in the morning. Banksy is a master mind of street art, he carries out works at night and paints pictures sometimes as big a building wall.

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Creative Food Art

This is a excellent collection of food art I found on the net. Very creative and inspiring, some of the detail here is fantastic. My favourite one is probably the Knife biting bread and The finger eating apple.

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Nokia 6220: Navigation Commercial

Great ad produced by the agency Wieden+Kennedy London for the new Nokia 6220 handset. The advert depicts a big map drawn by the public helped by the Nokia phone application "Maps". Do you think they actually did a drawing that big?

Street Art

I've been browsing the web looking for street art lately to drive inspiration. Here is a nice collection of graffiti street art. The optical illusions set is very nice.

Speed Sketching

Speed sketching is known as a time-lapse video featuring the construction of a drawing by an artist taking you behind the scenes of an illustration. It is primarily a non-digital art form whereby the sketch is hand-drawn on paper and rendered using a sequence of photographic images.

Here is a collection of some fantastic video sketches.

Sketching Jack Sparrow by Karl Andrews

Sketch of the famous character Jack Sparrow (Johnny Depp) from The Pirates of the Caribbean movie.