Posts tagged books
Posts tagged books
A 1987 bookmark featuring Wonder Woman, printed as part of a DC-backed literacy campaign. I would have guessed that Dick Giordano was at the very least the inker of the illustration, although far more informed folks - inc Sean Kleefeld - assure me it’s the work of Jose Luis Garcia-Lopez. (It’s hard to imagine the no-longer-so-Nu52 version of the character fronting a comparitive initiative, or, indeed, being able to convincingly hold such a confident, winning smile.)
Happy Friday From The CPL!
Enjoy the weekend, you knuckleheads!
the story lies within the pages. not upon the look of the cover.
I hope the filter on this photo is what’s making the grass look so dry.
I really do adore this man.
Oh god I feel this so hard
OH GOD how could a show about a man with SEVERE OCD DO THAT WITH ITS BOX SETS
The Lumio Book Lamp
The ideas contained within a book are illuminated with ‘lumio‘. an object whose formal qualities resemble that of a hardback, it functions intuitively.
Simply open its cover to turn on the lamp, and close it to turn it off. Its flexible spine allows the user to control brightness by adjusting its angle without a switch or button. sparked to life by Indonesia-born US-based designer Max Gunawan, the book unfolds into multiple lighting possibilities: accent light, ceiling pendant, emergency light, outdoor lantern, table lamp and wall sconce.
With up to 8 hours of continuous battery life, ‘lumio’ offers portable, cordless lighting on-the-go.The project recently launched on Kickstarter, and has already surpassed its target goal by more than 200%.
Books give readers the unparalleled opportunity to assume the perspective of someone other than themselves. But in assuming the perspective of one character, the reader is often denied the chance to explore the internal joys and woes of other charact…