TV TEST CARD Today we recall the Test Card at which a television camera was pointed during the earliest television broadcasts for test signal. The model shown is the PHILIPS PM5544 electronic colour pattern which has been the test card of choice for most colour broadcasters since the late 1960s. #television #boox #tvtestcard
INDIA vs NY by LUÍS MILEU. (Boox Square S - Side by side) The designer, walker and photographer was recently hunted by Instagram for an interview published at Instagram´s blog and profile and invited, among 60 international photographers, to represent Instagram on the 2015 Photoville exhibition in Brooklyn, New York. One of our favourite contemporary photographers. A good friend. A Boox lover too. #luismileu #india #ny #photography #boox
#inbooxtoday Carlos showing a so-appealing typographic illustration of an Andy Warhol’s quote by the firm hand of Marion Deuchars. Carlos? Yes, CARLOS was a magazine aimed to be read at 35,000 feet during a Virgin Atlantic’s flight and once down here it was too good to be left forgotten in the airplane. Editor: Michael Jacovides Publisher: John Brown Citrus Publishing #carlos #virginatlantic #mariondeuchars #andywarhol #typography #illustration #boox
Blackstar (Bowie's latest studio album) made us to recall Ziggy Stardust. After all, it’s all about stars. MICK ROCK. THE RISE AND FALL OF ZIGGY STARDUST AND THE SPIDERS FROM MARS (in a BOOX L) #davidbowie #mickrock #taschen #boox
#inbooxtoday Zumtobel’s 2012 annual report - The design studio Brighten the Corners worked with artist Anish Kapoor to create a two-volume publication. The second volume (shown in Boox) is full of pages of blended, glowing colours, representing a printed version of a 1998 video piece by the artist. The result is astonishing and fully coherent with the nature of the business. #anishkapoor #brightenthecorners #zumtobel #boox
#inbooxtoday The graphic Novel BLACK HOLE by CHARLES BURNS (Boox Square Small) Charles Burns, born in 1955, is an American cartoonist and illustrator from Washington, D.C. Burns is known for the meticulous and stunning high contrast artwork of his dark stories. #blackhole #charlesburns #comics #graphicnovel #boox
#inbooxtoday THE COMPLETE LAST SITTING - Marilyn Monroe By Bert Stern (Boox Square Large) The more than 2,500 shots that make up this monumental classic tribute to actress Marilyn Monroe were taken by renowned fashion photographer Bert Stern over the course of a three-day sitting - the last time Marilyn would pose in front of a camera. Six weeks later, the actress was found dead in her home.
#inbooxtoday THE WORLD IN A SECOND Isabel Minhós Martins · Bernardo P. Carvalho Each time a second crosses the world (always running, always in a hurry), millions of things happen. Here, there, everywhere… From the Portuguese publisher PLANETA TANGERINA.
#inbooxtoday Everything but the Bloodhounds - Essay on supporting actress Thelma Ritter by Jan Stuart. Acne Paper is a biannual fashion and culture magazine published by Acne, the Swedish creative collective. http://www.acnepaper.com #acnepaper #acne #thelmaritter #janstuart #boox