circlesofcircles:

thesciencellama:

Piano notes made visible for the first time

Music is beautiful isn’t it? The team at CymaScope visualized the dynamic sounds of the piano’s first strike and the eventual plateau and decay phase of different notes. You can listen to the sounds here and watch as the geometric shapes come to life.

Here is a list of the geometric glyphs for each noteimage

Cymascope - Sound Made Visible

the shapes of vibrations.

(via likeafieldmouse)

(Source: bicyclestore)

likeafieldmouse:

Theis Wendt - Off Signal (2011)

likeafieldmouse:

Theis Wendt - Off Signal (2011)

fairy-wren:

Violet-Tailed Sylph. Photo by Judd Patterson

fairy-wren:

Violet-Tailed Sylph. Photo by Judd Patterson

(via prettybirds)

harryslingerthompson:

bubbles.

harryslingerthompson:

bubbles.

likeafieldmouse:

Virginia Overton

design-is-fine:

Albrecht Dürer, six pillows, pen an ink on paper, n.d.

design-is-fine:

Albrecht Dürer, six pillows, pen an ink on paper, n.d.

(Source: design-is-fine, via themindofaconservator)

scribebynight:

(ScribeByNight.com) a Calligraphy Blog.

scribebynight:

(ScribeByNight.com) a Calligraphy Blog.

(Source: calligifphy)

bicyclestore:


Action in Figures

bicyclestore:

Action in Figures

(Source: tea-bicycleandglasses)

exasperated-viewer-on-air:

John Powers - Wing Right Group (Left to right: Maquette Wing Right, Small Wing Right, Valby Ruta Oxford Circus Right, Large Wing Right), 2012
lumber, polystyrene, carpeting, fasteners, glue
77 1/5 × 68 9/10 × 43 7/10 in / 196 × 175 × 111 cm

exasperated-viewer-on-air:

John Powers - Wing Right Group (Left to right: Maquette Wing Right, Small Wing Right, Valby Ruta Oxford Circus Right, Large Wing Right), 2012

lumber, polystyrene, carpeting, fasteners, glue

77 1/5 × 68 9/10 × 43 7/10 in / 196 × 175 × 111 cm

artruby:

Hiroshi Sugimoto, Lightning Fields, (2008). 

artruby:

Hiroshi Sugimoto, Lightning Fields, (2008). 

headlikeanorange:

Hummingbird hawk-moth (Richard Hammond’s Invisible Worlds - BBC)

headlikeanorange:

Hummingbird hawk-moth (Richard Hammond’s Invisible Worlds - BBC)

artchipel:

Art Venti - Untitled One. Prints on aluminum

artchipel:

Art Venti - Untitled One. Prints on aluminum

(Source: itslatingirl, via cyclivist)

exasperated-viewer-on-air:


Van Gogh’s palette. More on: http://www.retronaut.com/2011/01/famous-painters-palettes/

exasperated-viewer-on-air:

Van Gogh’s palette. More on: http://www.retronaut.com/2011/01/famous-painters-palettes/