documentary http://design.org/tags/documentary en Same Hill, Different Day by Paul Octavious http://design.org/blog/same-hill-different-day-paul-octavious <p>Chicago-based photographer and designer <a href="http://pauloctavious.com/" target="Paul Octavious">Paul Octavious</a>'s portfolio is as varied as it is impressive. With projects ranging from gorgeous <a href="http://design.org/inspiration/beatles-paul-octavious" target="Record Stills">Record Stills</a> to smoke bomb documentation and aerial stills, he made it difficult to decide on something to share. </p> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="620" height="414" title="Design, pauloctavious, photography" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/02/21/pauloctavious_16.jpg?1329892241" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-images"> <div class="field-label">Images:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="413" title="Design, pauloctavious, photography" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/02/21/pauloctavious_01.jpg?1329892414" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="413" title="Design, pauloctavious, photography" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/02/21/pauloctavious_02.jpg?1329892414" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="413" title="Design, pauloctavious, photography" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/02/21/pauloctavious_03.jpg?1329892415" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="413" title="Design, pauloctavious, photography" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/02/21/pauloctavious_04.jpg?1329892415" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="413" title="Design, pauloctavious, photography" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/02/21/pauloctavious_05.jpg?1329892415" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="413" title="Design, pauloctavious, photography" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/02/21/pauloctavious_06.jpg?1329892415" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="413" title="Design, pauloctavious, photography" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/02/21/pauloctavious_07.jpg?1329892415" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="413" title="Design, pauloctavious, photography" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/02/21/pauloctavious_08.jpg?1329892415" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="413" title="Design, pauloctavious, photography" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/02/21/pauloctavious_09.jpg?1329892415" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="413" title="Design, pauloctavious, photography" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/02/21/pauloctavious_10.jpg?1329892415" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="413" title="Design, pauloctavious, photography" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/02/21/pauloctavious_13.jpg?1329892416" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="413" title="Design, pauloctavious, photography" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/02/21/pauloctavious_12.jpg?1329892415" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="413" title="Design, pauloctavious, photography" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/02/21/pauloctavious_18.jpg?1329892445" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="413" title="Design, pauloctavious, photography" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/02/21/pauloctavious_11.jpg?1329892416" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="413" title="Design, pauloctavious, photography" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/02/21/pauloctavious_17.jpg?1329892416" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="413" title="Design, pauloctavious, photography" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/02/21/pauloctavious_15.jpg?1329892416" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="413" title="Design, pauloctavious, photography" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/02/21/pauloctavious_19.jpg?1329892445" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-featured"> <div class="field-label">Featured:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Not Featured </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://design.org/blog/same-hill-different-day-paul-octavious" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://design.org/blog/same-hill-different-day-paul-octavious#comments chicago design documentary nature photography series Wed, 22 Feb 2012 06:37:51 +0000 jessicapatterson 4114 at http://design.org Dorothea Lange Book and Object Design by Sergio Daniel Garcia http://design.org/blog/dorothea-lange-book-and-object-design-sergio-daniel-garcia <p>This project by designer <a href="http://sergiodaniel.es/" target="Sergio Daniel Garcia">Sergio Daniel Garcia</a> is a great example of utilizing print material for a desired effect as much as design. The printed book object was completed as a student project to capture and display the essence of Dorothea Lange's photography. </p> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="620" height="373" title="Design, dorothealange, print" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/12/27/dorothealange_garcia_10.jpg?1325021203" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-images"> <div class="field-label">Images:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="377" title="Design, dorothealange, print" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/12/27/dorothealange_garcia_01.jpg?1325021347" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="380" title="Design, dorothealange, print" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/12/27/dorothealange_garcia_04.jpg?1325021348" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="380" title="Design, dorothealange, print" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/12/27/dorothealange_garcia_02.jpg?1325021348" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="379" title="Design, dorothealange, print" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/12/27/dorothealange_garcia_05.jpg?1325021348" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="375" title="Design, dorothealange, print" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/12/27/dorothealange_garcia_07.jpg?1325021348" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="373" title="Design, dorothealange, print" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/12/27/dorothealange_garcia_08.jpg?1325021348" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="376" title="Design, dorothealange, print" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/12/27/dorothealange_garcia_12.jpg?1325021348" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="377" title="Design, dorothealange, print" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/12/27/dorothealange_garcia_09.jpg?1325021348" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="375" title="Design, dorothealange, print" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/12/27/dorothealange_garcia_13.jpg?1325021403" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="373" title="Design, dorothealange, print" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/12/27/dorothealange_garcia_06.jpg?1325021348" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-featured"> <div class="field-label">Featured:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Not Featured </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://design.org/blog/dorothea-lange-book-and-object-design-sergio-daniel-garcia" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://design.org/blog/dorothea-lange-book-and-object-design-sergio-daniel-garcia#comments design documentary graphic photography print student Tue, 27 Dec 2011 22:18:47 +0000 wardandrews 3964 at http://design.org Brinicles are Cool: Timelapse Footage of the Finger of Death http://design.org/blog/brinicles-are-cool-timelapse-footage-finger-death <p>"Brinicles are cool" is exactly what one of my Facebook friend's statuses announced, and, after watching this video, I'd have to agree. Like so many natural phenomena, Brinicles look absolutely supernatural. </p> <p>This <a href="http://design.org/video" target="video">video</a> footage from <a href="http://www.bbc.co.uk/nature/15835017" target="BBC: Frozen Planet">BBC: Frozen Planet</a> shows a time-lapse of Brinicle formation and its path of destruction. Also called the "finger of death," it is essentially and underwater icicle that forms under extreme temperatures in calm waters.</p> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="620" height="385" title="Design, Brinicle, video" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/11/26/brincle_01.png?1322376578" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-images"> <div class="field-label">Images:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="216" title="Design, Brinicle, video" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/11/26/brincle_02.png?1322376513" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-featured"> <div class="field-label">Featured:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Not Featured </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://design.org/blog/brinicles-are-cool-timelapse-footage-finger-death" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://design.org/blog/brinicles-are-cool-timelapse-footage-finger-death#comments animal design documentary nature photography timelapse video Sun, 27 Nov 2011 06:54:19 +0000 jessicapatterson 3869 at http://design.org The War Through the Lens of Hipstamatic http://design.org/blog/war-through-lens-hipstamatic <p>The war in Afghanistan began nearly a decade ago, before the advent of the iPhone and Facebook. Like technology, the war has changed and evolved. We've seen and read about soldiers and their experiences, but these images, though documentary in nature, give a candid snapshot of everyday life in and around the war.</p> <p><img src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/imagecache/blog-full-scale/blog/2011/08/15/war_hipstamatic_03.jpg" alt="Design, war, hisptamatic" title="Design, war, hisptamatic" class="imagecache-blog-full-scale" /></p> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="620" height="620" title="Design, war, hisptamatic" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/08/16/war_hipstamatic_05.jpg?1313537999" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-featured"> <div class="field-label">Featured:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Not Featured </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://design.org/blog/war-through-lens-hipstamatic" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://design.org/blog/war-through-lens-hipstamatic#comments app camera design documentary iphone photography social media war Tue, 16 Aug 2011 06:18:02 +0000 wardandrews 3241 at http://design.org Filmmaker & Designer Collaboration: Graphic Elements by Superfad for the Project Nim Documentary http://design.org/blog/filmmaker-designer-collaboration-graphic-elements-superfad-project-nim-documentary <p>Design and production company, <a href="http://superfad.com/" target="Superfad">Superfad</a> wrote over to share some of the typography-based graphic elements they created for the documentary Project Nim. Combined with some storied information they shared, this forms a nice case study of work between designers and filmmakers.</p> <p><a href="http://www.project-nim.com/" target="Project Nim">Project Nim</a>, from Roadside Attractions/HBO Documentary Films, is the tale of a chimpanzee's journey through human society and the impact on people's lives he makes along the way.</p> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="620" height="349" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/06/30/nim_superfad_01.gif?1309467385" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-featured"> <div class="field-label">Featured:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Not Featured </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://design.org/blog/filmmaker-designer-collaboration-graphic-elements-superfad-project-nim-documentary" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://design.org/blog/filmmaker-designer-collaboration-graphic-elements-superfad-project-nim-documentary#comments casestudy design documentary graphic Movie typography Wed, 29 Jun 2011 00:37:52 +0000 jessicapatterson 2952 at http://design.org Amazing Solar Eclipse Photo, with Bonus Eclipse http://design.org/blog/amazing-solar-eclipse-photo-bonus-eclipse <p>Astrophotographer, <a href="http://legault.perso.sfr.fr/eclipse110104_solar_transit.html">Thierry Legault</a>, traveled from France to the Sultanate of Oman to photograph this year's eclipse. Why travel so far? Take a look at the <a href="http://design.org/photography">photograph</a> he captured. </p> <p><img src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/imagecache/blog-full-scale/blog/2011/01/05/eclipse110104_solar_transit_33.jpg" alt="Design, eclipse, photograph, iss, moon, solar" title="" class="imagecache-blog-full-scale" /></p> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="610" height="610" alt="Design, eclipse, photograph, iss, moon, solar" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/01/05/legault_iss_moon.jpg?1294251617" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://design.org/blog/amazing-solar-eclipse-photo-bonus-eclipse" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://design.org/blog/amazing-solar-eclipse-photo-bonus-eclipse#comments design documentary Wed, 05 Jan 2011 18:31:38 +0000 jessicapatterson 2541 at http://design.org Post-Apocalypse or Downtown Detroit: Photo Documentary http://design.org/blog/post-apocalypse-or-downtown-detroit-photo-documentary <p>Yves Marchand and Romain Meffre combed through the wreckages of what were once important and bustling meeting places and buildings in Detroit, Michigan. </p> <p>United Artists Theater<br /> <img src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/imagecache/blog-full-scale/blog/2011/01/04/United-Artists-Theater-in-006.jpg" alt="Design, photography, detroit, buildings, abandoned" title="" class="imagecache-blog-full-scale" /></p> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="618" height="480" alt="Design, photography, detroit, buildings, abandoned" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/01/04/biology-classroom-at-Geor-002.jpg?1294161744" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://design.org/blog/post-apocalypse-or-downtown-detroit-photo-documentary" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://design.org/blog/post-apocalypse-or-downtown-detroit-photo-documentary#comments design documentary Tue, 04 Jan 2011 17:39:53 +0000 jessicapatterson 2538 at http://design.org Amazing Space Shuttle Time Lapse with Canon 5D Mk II http://design.org/blog/amazing-space-shuttle-time-lapse-canon-5d-mk-ii <p>Watch the video and read the complete story at: <a href="http://www.airspacemag.com/space-exploration/Shuttle-Time-Lapse.html" target="_blank">airspacemag.com</a> (beware there's an ad first and another video that will play after complete with roaring afterburner sounds).</p> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="620" height="345" title="Space Shuttle Time Lapse" alt="" src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2010/05/24/shuttletimelapse.png?1274726393" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-featured"> <div class="field-label">Featured:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Not Featured </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://design.org/blog/amazing-space-shuttle-time-lapse-canon-5d-mk-ii" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://design.org/blog/amazing-space-shuttle-time-lapse-canon-5d-mk-ii#comments documentary NASA photography storytelling video Mon, 24 May 2010 18:43:14 +0000 wardandrews 2185 at http://design.org