Tumblr features three frames of movie footage at a time

Kenzie Larsen Reader Find

By Kenzie Larsen in Cool Websites on Friday 27 January 2012

This is a tumblr you will find yourself clicking through until there are no more ‘next’ buttons to click. An evolving archive of animated gifs that exploits, that’s right, just three frames of movie footage at a time. Animated gifs are excellent in that way that they are like watching a migraine and also addictive: […]

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She Breaks For Rainbows tumblr

Kenzie Larsen Reader Find

By Kenzie Larsen in Cool Websites on Tuesday 17 January 2012

A colourful thing to do on the net is surf on over to She Breaks for Rainbows, an evolving collection of images and videos featuring rainbows (with ‘Double Rainbow’ tastefully excluded).

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Magic Cards with Googly Eyes Tumblr

Joe Dawson Jr Reader Find

By Joe Dawson Jr in Cool Websites on Friday 6 January 2012

The thing I love about Tumblr is that you can combine two things: create something goofy and make a website about it. Where else would you find Magic: The Gathering cards with googly eyes stuck on them?

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View From The Tent

Nini Baseema Contributor

By Nini Baseema in Cool Websites on Monday 17 October 2011

I’m not a fan of camping: the creepy crawlies, the missing sanitary facilities, and chronically deflating air mattresses. But this blog makes me want to reconsider. Well, at the very least, I feel inspired to explore the world. View From The Tent invites camping aficionados to open their tent, take a photo, then submit the picture in order to share the experience via the Tumblr. Cool.

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Lunch Bag Art

Gerry Mak Reader Find

By Gerry Mak in Cool Websites on Thursday 29 September 2011

An artsy and loving dad decided to draw a picture on his son’s lunch bags every day. He documents his creations on Lunch Bag Art. What a lucky kid!

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Comic artists draw themselves as comic book characters

Rena Littleson Reader Find

By Rena Littleson in Cool Websites on Tuesday 19 July 2011

Ever tried to imagine what an artist looks like based on their artwork? I was asked to be involved in this Australia-based project by Anna Brown, where she photographs comic artists and then presents the work next to a portrait of the artist in their own comic form.

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Awesome People Hanging Out Together

Dan Stafford Reader Find

By Dan Stafford in Cool Websites on Friday 8 July 2011

Nineteen pages of a Tumblr treat. Personal Awesome People Hanging Out Together highlights include Karl Lagerfeld and Grace Coddington in 1974.

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Angel Does Stuff

Lamia Larkin Reader Find

By Lamia Larkin in Cool Websites on Saturday 2 July 2011

This blog, Angel Does Stuff, features a cardboard cutout of Buffy The Vampier Slayer’s Angel doing fun things like grabbing something to drink out of the fridge, or standing next to a Betty White calendar. These photos shouldn’t interest me at all, but I just can’t look away.

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Pomocracy: full of meticulously chosen weird stuff

Antoine Corbineau Reader Find

By Antoine Corbineau in Cool Websites on Saturday 25 June 2011

Pomocracy is a lifestyle statement Tumblr recently created in Berlin by PoMo, a nurse and designer. It’s an inspirational blog full of weird stuff.

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Gritty photography on the Sticky Fingers Tumblr

Zolton Editor

By Zolton in New Photography on Thursday 16 June 2011

I like the gritty, fly-on-the-wall photography on the Sticky Fingers Tumblr, which captures modern urban living, warts, cars and all.

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Mystic Lady

Teen Daze Reader Find

By Teen Daze in Cool Websites on Monday 30 May 2011

The Mystic Lady Tumblr is filled with a lot of, what seems to be, found images. Whether its her prolific collection of National Geographic scans, or even the images that she reblogs, she has impeccable taste and has created an amazing aesthetic.

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Beautiful text portraits by Anatol Knotek

Nini Baseema Contributor

By Nini Baseema in New Art on Friday 6 May 2011

Anatol Knotek is an Austrian artist and self proclaimed “visual poet“. His evocative paintings, drawings and graphic designs have been exhibited all over Europe. They have one thing in common: They all revolve around the spoken word! A really lovely example for his talent are his celebrity text portraits, you can find more of them via his website or his Tumblr blog.

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Design for Japan Tumblr

Nini Baseema Contributor

By Nini Baseema in New Design on Thursday 17 March 2011

After the terrible earthquake and tsunami on March 11, and the devastating destruction it caused in Japan, many graphic designers and creatives felt obligated to do something to help in their own unique way. This Tumblr contains a collection of artwork made in the hope of creating attention and raising money for Japan. It is open for submissions.

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One Hello World: a soundtrack to your thoughts

Nini Baseema Contributor

By Nini Baseema in Cool Websites on Monday 13 December 2010

‘Leave me a voicemail and I’ll write music behind your narrative. Call it a soundtrack to your thoughts’. That’s the short introduction this exceptional Tumblr gives about its content. The idea behind it is as unique and work intensive as it’s brilliant. The result is a raw, honest and touching collection of art that delivers moving short stories of people’s lives.

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Black and WTF

Nini Baseema Contributor

By Nini Baseema in New Photography on Monday 20 September 2010

Black and WTF is a photo Tumblr with the weirdest vintage black and white photography you’ll ever see. Everything seems to be possible in there. Hilarity guaranteed.

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