During yesterday’s annular eclipse, in which the moon passed in front of the sun leaving only a golden ring around its edges, Hidetaka Onoyama‘s photo emerged as our favorite image. Taken from Tokyo, it’s a beautiful reminder of the wonder of nature, and the power of science to understand.
- The Hunger Games meme has been released. And as a cultural touchstone it had to fall on others. Barbie stars in her own trailer for the film. And she brings along some of her friends.
- In 1970, Eva Hesse died of brain tumors at the the height of her art career. She was 34 years old. In her wake, she left behind one of the most remarkable bodies of work by a twentieth century artist. After her death, the Guggenheim Museum gave her a five-year retrospective, and filled the famous
Gorgeousness from the almost hundred year old lens of a Piccolette Contessa-Nettel (1919) folding camera hacked onto the photographer Jason Bognack‘s Canon 5D.
More photos on the artist’s blog todaystomorrow via thenextweb