"I long so much to make beautiful things. But beautiful things require effort and disappointment and perseverance."
Vincent van Gogh
Raise Your Hands is a method for mass abstracting by Marija Strajnic.
To be abstract is to exceed specific and concrete cases of a current event, but this overcoming must not be deprived of its relation with the event itself.
(Source: marijastrajnic.com, via digbicks)
Cross swell at Île de Ré. In surface navigation, a cross sea is a sea state with two wave systems traveling at oblique angles. This may occur when water waves from one weather system continue despite a shift in wind. Waves generated by the new wind run at an angle to the old, creating a shifting, dangerous pattern.
"No one is born hating another person because of the colour of his skin, or his background, or his religion. People must learn to hate, and if they can learn to hate, they can be taught to love, for love comes more naturally to the human heart than its opposite."
Stills from James W Griffiths’ video: Splitscreen: A Love Story. Watch the video here.
Shot entirely on the Nokia N8 mobile phone, his heartfelt short is about a serendipitous encounter that brings two strangers together from different parts of the world.
(Source: jwgriffiths.com, via digbicks)