make me think

Inspiring me today: PrismYard: a user-curated gallery of vintage cameras. Yum. Prague Daily Photo: a long-time resident of my RSS reader, I’ve been craving a trip to Eastern Europe lately thanks to them. These amazing photos from Dixie Pixel owner Tara Kneiser. Esquire’s photo shoot with Jon Hamm. (More diner photoshoots pls. Fewer bathrooms shoots…

more search strings, summer edition

Because the internet exists, I continue to get great search strings. Behind the jump, people were seriously concerned about booze at the ACC tournament (it was there!), interested in goats, and just plain weird.

times in which i am decidedly not angry at google

You guys, the invention of referrer logs for search strings is one of the greatest things that has ever happened on the internet. Do you have any idea what kind of random stuff people search for? (If you have a website yourself, you are well-aware of this.) It’s amazing. And this is one thing that…

been a while, huh?

But things I’ve been collecting, in terms of inspiration, comma rocking my world: Postcards from America, a currently ongoing project by half a dozen Mangum documentary photographers. Their work in the American Southwest has been gorgeous and staggeringly sad, and their Tumblr is by turns hilarious and heartbreaking. Okay, not exactly inspiration, but college baseball…

semi-regular inspiration

Rocking my world in terms of inspiration this month. (Inspiration which I am desperately in need of, I might add.) Gorgeous illustrated letterforms by Jonny Wan. Tilt-shift Van Gogh. Now I have to watch the Van Gogh episode of Doctor Who again. This photo of Bruce Springsteen. Sweet Home Style, because I am tired of…

look at your pretty face

Rocking my world in terms of inspiration this week: Jay B Sauceda’s Sign Painters series. 18 Photography Tumblrs That Rock. Wayne Levin’s SWIMMERS series. Gorgeous alphabet address book sketchbook. Hand drawn coffee cup illustrations. Lost In The Trees doing a La Blogotheque take away shows.

a slight figure of speech

rhett miller @ the pour house, originally uploaded by minervacat. Rocking my world in terms of inspiration this week: My friend Zannah takes amazing macro toy photographs. (A long time a ago she wrote a guide to taking photos of small plastic things which I still think stands as a pretty damn good macro photo…

there is an epic thunderstorm heading our way

baseball: georgia southern @ college of charleston, originally uploaded by minervacat. Rocking my world in terms of inspiration the last two weeks: Kick ass photos from punk magazine Maximum Rocknroll. HOLY SHIT, you guys, these photos, oh my God. A look at thousands of abandoned pools at foreclosed houses in California. Supremely creepy and sad….

carrboro farmer’s market

carrboro farmer’s market, originally uploaded by minervacat. Rocking my world in terms of inspiration this week: 500 Photographers: a blog project focusing on and spotlighting 500 up and coming photographers. Want to see people who’re doing amazing things? This is for you. A Collection A Day, 2010. Photographs of collections. Love this photo a day…