Notes from the design studio, Revision

  • Recommended read: Invisible Cities

    Invisible Cities by Italo Calvino Marco Polo tells Kublai Khan of his travels around the world, visiting 55 imaginary cities. Each one described w...
  • The Virtues of Metric

    Oh Metric. Like sunscreen/exercise/calling your mom, we all know you’re the right thing to do, and yet, we resist. When we started Revision, we opted to work fully in metric. Since that decision, I’ve found metric to be delightfully useful. I’ve tried to bring it into my life in every way I can. Let me tell you why it wins the day for anyone who measures. (I promise it’s not the same things you’ve been told before)…
  • Go watch Thang010146

    While the world burns, gets infected and generally falls apart, Thang010146 is doing the real work CADing and animating hundreds upon hundreds of d...
  • Go follow: @Eikekoenig

    Eikekoenig - Graphic artist making some very moving work. Sometimes I get it, sometimes I don’t. But that rarely affects my enjoyment of the piece...
  • Here's the thing: Sunbeam toaster

    The Sunbeam radiant control toaster whose tagline is literally: "Automatic Beyond Belief!" Really though, this toaster is amazing. Place bread in s...
  • Watch Mr. Puzzle

    Meet the charming Mr. Puzzle, a German puzzle solver who does puzzles on Youtube. I love how he digs into a puzzle and really explains his thinking...
  • Microsoft Excel VS the actual human genome

    We're an Apple team. Microsoft pretty much sucks in general. But if you arent convinced, go see what Excel did to your genes. Yes, your genes.  Al...
  • Follow: @the_misused

    The Misused is what would happen if some very aesthetically oriented aliens found themselves in a hardware shop and started designing home goods.  ...
  • Here’s the thing: Stretch Clock

    Our good friend and fellow designer,  Nick Baker, is launching a new experiment with his brand Almost Object today. The stretch clock is an interes...
  • The Grand Budapest Hotel - Behind the scenes

     Behind the scenes of The Grand Budapest Hotel from Wes Anderson.  The cameraman behind the cameraman. Take a peak at how Wes creates those prec...
  • Follow: @Todayscuriousity

    @Todayscuriousity is the work of Kensuke Koike. Vintage photos, a few snips and a few tricks. Always a fun unexpected result.      If you'd lik...
  • Physics?

    So this is an autogyro. It may look like a helicopter but it's waaaaay weirder. The top propellor is unpowered and only spins due to side winds cre...