Panama through the Lens of John Urbano

John Urbano grew up in Rensselaer, Indiana. He studied illustration and advertising at the Columbus College of Art and Design and, after graduating, took a position with Abercrombie & Fitch, where he served as senior art director for over twelve years. While at A&F, John conceptualized, directed and shot over 200 online films for A&F and its subsidiaries. His work has also been used in the marketing for Abercrombie & Fitch, Ruehl, Gilly Hicks, Hollister Co., Madewell, Vince, XOXO, American Eagle, Aerie, Fresco Goods, and Jolt.
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Ultra Relaxing Island In Seychelles

Ultra Relaxing Island In Seychelles
Ultra Relaxing Island In Seychelles
Ultra Relaxing Island In Seychelles

This private island in the Seychelles is an ultra relaxing place, especially for couples where they can enjoy themselves with a magical energy.

Seychelles, officially the Republic of Seychelles, is an archipelago nation of 115 islands in the Indian Ocean, some 1,500 kilometres (932 mi) east of mainland Africa, northeast of the island of Madagascar.

Ultra Relaxing Island In Seychelles

Artist Day: Gonzalo Ordonez

This is the portfolio of an amazing illustrator from Chile: Gonzalo Ordóñez, also known as “genzoman” on deviantart. Gonzalo Ordóñez is simply fantastic in his work; if you want to see fantasy, beauty, myths and legends in a very creative and sexy way, you should see this post.

Artist Day: Gonzalo Ordonez

Paul Smith Hip Flash | Multi Stripe Flask

This Paul Smith hip flask ($85) is made from leather and stainless steel. More images and info HERE.

Lamborghini Levo Concept | by Mauro Lecchi

Designed by Mario Lecchi, The Lamborghini Levo was inspired by practicality and simplicity. More info and images HERE.

The Facebook Phenom – Advertising for the Now Generation

So this is a post covering Advertising for the Next Now Generation – Facebook ads are especially useful because they target a smaller, and potentially more likely, market for your products by focusing on factors such as location, age, education, etc., while weeding out the least likely customers.

Win the Weather Station Pro app for iPad

We’ve teamed up with our friends from Toopia to give away the Weather Station Pro app for iPad to 5 lucky readers.

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Nissan says “Symmetry sucks”

Drawing American Wildlife Illustrations (Video)

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I have already told you about Igor Lukyanov and his wonderful cross-hatching drawing technique in my post here. Now it’s time to see Igor in action. Above you can see a few time-lapse videos showing how Igor Lukyanov applies cross-hatching on his American wildlife illustrations.

Read more about the American wildlife drawing project for an apparel company on Igor’s blog post dedicated to American wildlife drawings.

Where to Design and Sell Custom Skateboard Art

Design your own custom skateboards and sell them online.

With the advent of digital printing technology, combined with the connectivity of the internet, it’s now possible to print on just about anything, just about anywhere, and with practically zero up-front investment. If you’re a designer or artist looking to make a little extra, why not check out some of the print on demand stores and sell your art on a custom skate deck?

Cashdoodle reviews 3 places where you can do just that.

B+W Photography by Jonathan Waiter

Nook Illustrations

Parker Fitzgerald Photography

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Graphic Design by Departures

B+W Photography by Martijn Savenije