‘Anamorphine’ Turns Dark Emotions Into Striking Landscapes

Anamorphine creates beautiful, sweeping landscapes out of hurtful memories and lost pasts, following the story of a once-loving couple who’ve been consumed by depression and darkness after an accident. Elena has lost her livelihood and artistic outlet after an accident, and Tyler is facing his own crippling mental issues as he watches his beloved wife […]

‘Blade Runner 2049’ VFX reel shows CG tricks behind bleak landscapes

There’s no question that Blade Runner 2049 revolves around computer-generated effects, whether it’s the retro-futuristic technology or its holographic AI personas. However, the CG is more pervasive than you might think. Rodeo FX has released a visual effects reel for Denis Villeneuve’s bleak sci-fi movie, and it’s evident that even the seemingly mundane shots were […]

8 unreal landscapes that will make the biggest ‘Star Wars’ fans feel like they’re in another world

Lucasfilm “The Last Jedi” — the newest film in the “Star Wars” franchise — has been released, and fans are rushing to the theater to be immersed in a galaxy far, far away. But true fans will be glad to know there are plenty of places on Earth that can feel just as foreign. The […]

AI to flag child porn images… but can’t distinguish between nudes & desert landscapes

Published time: 19 Dec, 2017 14:41 UK police want artificial intelligence to assume the upsetting task of intercepting child-abuse images on suspects’ phones and computers. However, existing software can’t distinguish between a naked body and a desert landscape. London Metropolitan Police Head of Digital and Electronic Forensics Mark Stokes told The Telegraph that although the […]

‘Five Fingers For Marseilles’ Clip: Guns and Gorgeous Landscapes Dominate This South African ‘Western’

The western may have been born in Hollywood and built to tell tales of adventure in the untouched American landscape of the 19th century, but the genre has broadened its horizons over the years. Now, a western is more of a state of mind than a description of where a particular movie takes place. Cast […]

Emotional Neon Texts Set Against Supernatural Landscapes

The neon-style photo series “Illuminated” by Brooklyn-based graphic designer Victoria Siemer, aka Witchoria, features ethereal landscapes bursting with emotional clapbacks. They’re funny, unapologetic, and blunt af. Speaking to Society6 about her work, the artist stated: More often than not, my art is a pretty direct expression of things that are happening in my life. It’s […]

Living a digital dream with Alex Andreev’s VR landscapes

“A lucid dream is a dream during which the dreamer is aware of dreaming,” says Wikipedia. Artist Alex Andreev offers that experience with his VR dreamscape paintings by messing with the part of your brain that distinguishes reality from fantasy. “Never did I take creation as a product of man’s intellect,” he says. “Our conscious […]

River channels on three worlds reveal a history of shifting landscapes

Enlarge / Ligeia Mare, the second-largest body of liquid hydrocarbons on Titan. (credit: NASA/JPL-Caltech/ASI/Cornell) At this point, we’ve worked out the basics of the processes that produced the topography around us here on Earth. But other worlds in our solar system have very different landscapes that could partly be the result of foreign processes. The […]