Category Archives: Mirrors and Smoke Screens

Runaway

Think about him what you will, but Kanye always brings something new and interesting to the table. There are things about the Runaway mini-movie that I really like and things that I don’t like so much. But staying on a … Continue reading

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Surf NYC

Surf & NYC – So this video combines two of my very favourite things. I aspire to be a surfer and to live in NYC again. The video is made for Saturdays NYC, a surf shop cum coffee shop cum … Continue reading

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Anyone Else But You

A favourite song from a favourite movie. ‘We sure are cute for two ugly people’ I heart Juno. Maame x

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Possibility.

By Lykke Li written for the New Moon soundtrack. The song is haunting, hollow and dark – just as love lost can be. You can read more about the song and how she went about writing it here. Maame x

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Liberty Leading The People

One of my favourite paintings from the Louvre Museum in Paris was La Liberté guidant le peuple (Liberty leading the people) by Eugène Delacroix. The painting commemorates the July Revolution of 1830. Delacroix painted it in the autumn of 1830 … Continue reading

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iPad + Velcro = Genius

This video makes me want an iPad. Take a look at the endless possibilities when you throw some velcro into the mix. The maker of the video writes ‘Two of mankind’s greatest inventions, together at last. Note: this is an … Continue reading

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Rock Out

‘Will I be something? Am I something?… And the answer comes: Already am, always was and I still have time to be’ I love this. He is so deeply talented. Watch it and be inspired. Maame x

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One woman, eight hilarious characters by Sarah Jones

One of the most hilarious and endearing TED talks/ performances I have ever seen.  You should watch this! Maame x

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250 000 Bouncy Balls

This is how you make my favourite commericial. You take 250 000 multi-coloured bouncy balls, 1 very steep hill in San Francisco, some very well-positioned (and hopefully well-protected) cameras. Don’t do any digital work and set it to Heartbeats by … Continue reading

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Work It, Make It, Do It.

This is super addictive, especially if you like Daft Punk (or Kanye West for that matter). It is a funny little application that allows you to be superstar DJ type, at least vitually! Enjoy. Visit the website. Maame x

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