Random crap

Random thoughts and equally random web links. Unfortunately for you, I like to share.

Enlightening…and a hoax

Last week I wrote about the Komarnitsky family and their interactive website featuring the 17,000 Christmas lights that adorn their house.   Online news stories and information on the family’s site stated net surfers could control the lights with the click of a mouse.   Turns out it was a rather elaborate hoax.   Read all about the details, and the decision to come clean, here. Father and head-hoaxer Alek Komarnitsky figured he could probably keep the...

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Ever find yourself looking at a piece of modern art and wondering if you’ve missed the boat? Take a look at Weird Art, a collection of art gathered from the web. If you’re anything like me, Miles of Mules might be more your cup of tea. it is a public arts project involving decorated, life-sized fibreglass mules. Culture and cutesy animals, what more could you want?

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Amazing images

If you have an interest in checking out some amazing “photoshopped” images, take a look at Worth 1000, where you’ll find some stunning images manipulated by talented computer artists. The site features photography, multimedia and text competitions but it is the Photoshop category that constantly blows me away.

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