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  • Watch a Pointilist Artwork Form from Over 3 Million Ink Dots

    The making of “Hero” shows the process of artist Miguel Endara drawing a picture of his dad – composed entirely out of 3.2 million ink dots. According to the artist, the total number of dots were determined “by multiplying the average stippling speed of a piece (4.25 dots per second) by the amount of time logged in.”

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    Free Flat Round Icons Set (192 Full Colour & Mono Versions)

    Some more recently released Freebies. In fact a simply designed 192 piece set of flat icons. These icons are supplied with two versions: full color and single color, giving a total of 384 variations. The download (see below image for the link) kindly includes .ai, .eps, .pdf, and .png (sized in 64px and 128px). The preview image shows the full

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    Free Fun & Colourful Icons Set – “Softies”

    Elegant Themes have released some totally free new spiffy icons. Yup! Free of charge, royalty and restriction free. Woohoo! Known as “Softies,” the package includes 44 fun icons. The soft and bright style of these icons is sure to add some color to your website, and will be a nice alternative to the current Flat Theme trends. They’re provided as

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  • Short: Illusions

    In the words of Vimeo: this video is like a session with an amazing psychoanalyst. Pulling us all in with a string of illusions, the film explains why such visual trickery freaks us out: “These tricks of light are unnerving, they are cracks in our confidence about our own perceptions.” This film is filled with visual anomalies and a calming soundtrack

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  • “Katachi” by Shugo Tokumaru

    “Katachi” translates to mean “shape”. This stop-motion video was made with approximately 2000 silhouettes that have been extracted from PVC plates by using a precise computer-controlled cutter. You can see more about the making of this short on this blog (link).

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