The Bear Brothers

The National Film Center of Japan Uploads 60 Animated Films From 1917 To 1941

The idea of Japanese animated films from the modernist era will blow the minds of anyone with an interest in... anything! The National Film Center of Japan have kindly uploaded 60 films from 1917 to 1941, each one primitive as the other. But when you think these creations were the foundations of masterpieces like Astro Boy and Kimba …

Who Is Michael Kenna?

I read the comments but they weren't so bad. This article is an attempt at minimalist photography advice. Just don't try to copy Michael Kenna*, okay? (via PetaPixel) *This is Michael Kenna.

Barkley L. Hendricks

The Atlantic Remember Black Postmodern Artist Barkley L. Hendricks

Postmodernist reflection often undermine black culture. Apart from the advent of hip hop, not much gets a look in over white counterparts. Barkley L. Hendricks' portraits were striking in recognising the beauty of post-Civil Rights blackness and every decade after. The contrast of minimalism and abundant strength in his paintings were unfortunately overlooked by those in …


Most people have smartphones or digital cameras with the best technology known to man. Here's how you can take great photos with ease. (via DIY Photography)