Jesse Rieser Christmas 1

The Absurd Side of Christmas in America

In 2011 Missouri-based photographer Jesse Rieser began his “unvarnished examination” of the way Americans celebrate Christmas. Far from a romantic image of the holiday–filled with fragrant pine trees, warm fires and “stockings hung with care”–Rieser’s “Christmas in America” captures the ...
Ignacio Torres Stellar 3d 6

Cosmic Animations Capture A Surprising Reality

When I first ran across these cosmically captivating animations by Ignacio Torres, I was sure the sparkling clouds in the images where created on a computer… it really surprised me when I found out they are actually made of colored ...