http://gty.im/866109552 This week’s colourful photo is taken from Ladeira Porto Geral in Sao Paulo, Brazil. In popular Mexican culture, ‘La Catrina de los toletes’ is the representation of the skeleton of a lady of high society. She is one of the most popular figures of the Día de los Muertos festival, celebrated at the [...]
http://gty.im/861996440 The UK experienced an eerie red sky this week, due to Storm Ophelia blowing dust from the Sahara Desert. This caused the sun to glow a golden yellow colour!
http://gty.im/452024677 This week's pic was chosen by Michael, and is of a gorgeous autumnal morning at the Chicago Botanic Garden!
http://gty.im/674708268 This week's pic is of a young Kazakh eagle hunter, of the Altai Region in Western Mongolia. These eagle hunters practise a 4000 year old tradition that’s passed from generation to generation, where they tame eagles and use them for hunting.
In the last few years, the cultural landscape of Bedford has flourished like never before. From world-class exhibitions at The Higgins, festivals like Bedfringe, the Bedford Film Festival and the Conscia Jazz Festival, to smaller, regular events like Roll Your Own Records, the many BedPop pop-ups and Drink & Draw’s with the Circus of Illustration. [...]
http://gty.im/848872104 This week's photo, is of the illuminated, dutch-style cabins of Yue Tuo Island Resort, Tangshan, China. The name 'Yue Tuo' comes from the shape of the island, and is composed of long chains of overwater cabins. The island is known to the Chinese as [...]
A good brief is the foundation of successful publishing. On Wednesday 18th October we host our third event with BookMachine "Concept, Creation & Marketing: Why we all need a good brief" to explore why getting the brief right helps to ensure published products go to press without too many hitches. Our founder Mike Cryer will [...]
http://gty.im/850662440 This week was London Fashion Week and here in the studio we feel that this image perfectly sums up the how the eyes of the world turn on London during this famous event.
Every year we scout out the best new design graduates from across the industry to come and join our team via our graduate design scheme. We travel the length and breadth of the country visiting end of year degree shows, run an extensive social media campaign and put the feelers out there through our industry [...]
http://gty.im/842864436 This week's pic is of hot air balloons last week, flying over Nevsehir in Turkey's historical Cappadocia region in eastern Turkey. The hot air balloons start flight in the morning, as the balloons can't fly in the high temperatures it gets to [...]