My name is Darby. 17 year old adventurer. Self proclaimed film critic. Over zealous writer. Sports Arena worker. Hobbies include invading pet stores to play with puppies, listening to way too much music and spending endless hours with my friends.
Natalie Dormer on the TVGuide Yacht at Comic Con (2014) [x]
Endling is a word for an individual animal that is the last of its species or subspecies.
1912 - 2012
this makes me so sad
Wanna give him a cuddle
Error by Paweł Fabjański
Luciano Ventrone born in Rome in 1942, studied art at Rome’s Liceo Artistico and enrolled in an architecture progam in the mid-1960s. He ended his coursework, however, in 1968 in order to devote his time to painting. Throughout his career, he has explored the possibilities of sight and optics. By the 1980s, he developed this interest into a close reading of the details of his subjects. These paintings led to his signature style, characterized by brilliant lighting and meticulous representation.
It is Ventrone’s technique that grants his subjects an intense clarity. First, the artist carefully stages his still lifes and his figures under strong artificial lighting. He then photographs them and paints from the photographs. This approach creates a kind of contemporary camera obscura, illuminating details that are not visible through ordinary sight….
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Interactive WebGL demo to customize the appearance of a planet - you can even add your own texture data:About: PlanetMaker allows you to create and tweak your own planet using image textures, lighting, and more importantly, your imagination.Instructions: Create your planet using the controls on the top right. You can:
- Change the surface and clouds images
- Modify lighting and atmospheric properties
- Add and adjust rings
- Upload your own custom surface textures by clicking “setCustomTexture”
Try it out for yourself here
not really a ref but more a fun toy for worldbuilding
Apparently it’s not socially acceptable for a man to invite another man out just for coffee or to go out for a meal, in case it’s perceived as a date. Like it’s fine if you wanna go to the pub and drink beer and have a chat but make it non-alcoholic and suddenly you’re not straight anymore? You can go to the cinema together but ONLY if it’s an action movie. You guys can’t even just go shopping with each other. Oh masculinity, so fragile, so strange.
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