Archive for October, 2008

Gentrify

October 30th, 2008 by Jeff | 0

Gentrify is a bitchin Gmaps mashup of Craigslist and Yelp. And it’s a great way to watch the gentrification of San Francisco in almost real-time. SF-only for now.

Stare at the Sun

October 14th, 2008 by Jeff | 0

Here’s a collection of the most spectacular images of the sun you’ve ever seen.

Keith Loutit

October 10th, 2008 by Jeff | 0

Sydney-based photographer Keith Loutit has created these cool little movies of Sydney Harbor using tilt-shift lenses and time-lapse photography. It all looks like toy boats in a bathtub. See more of his photos here.

Rad Zeppelin

October 10th, 2008 by Jeff | 0

Remember that dream the other night, where you were floating 1,300 feet over San Francisco in a zepplin larger than a 747. You can do this. For about $500 an hour starting next month. Read more about this New Age for dirigibles Luftschiff hoch!

Joe Holmes

October 1st, 2008 by Jeff | 0

New York photographer Joseph O. Holmes has created an amazing series of photos of the empty insides of CBGB’s. Beautiful and haunting with nothing but a few chairs and the richly stickered walls of the club left, the photo series is on view at the Wall Space gallery in Seattle through November 8. See more of Joe Holmes’ photos.

Ask Me, Don’t Tell Me

October 1st, 2008 by Jeff | 0

Look out, old man! Great glimpse into the lives of the juvenile delinquents of San Francisco in this 1961 film Ask Me, Don’t Tell Me. Spoiler alert: in the second half of the movie all the kids turn into squares. L7, man