Glass Wings Blog: July 2009

Umi no Ue no Oshiro (A Castle On the Ocean), 海の上のお城

Wed, 01 Jul 2009 23:05:18 +0930

Andrew Pam <xanni [at] glasswings.com.au>

Andrew Pam
http://tokyobling.wordpress.com/2009/07/01/a-paper-craft-castle-on-the-ocean/

"The installation is hand made over four years of hard work, complete
with electrical lights and a moving train, all made of paper! Clearly,
this man must have created one of the most stunning examples of Paper

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Robogeisha

Thu, 2 Jul 2009 09:17:16 +0930

Katherine Phelps <muse [at] glasswings.com.au>

Katherine Phelps
This is a bit violent and a bit PG, it will also leave your jaw scraping the
floor.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Wo-gGes6qig

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Facebook Manners And You

Wed, 08 Jul 2009 23:45:24 +0930

Andrew Pam <xanni [at] glasswings.com.au>

Andrew Pam
"Do you have good Facebook manners? Timmy and Alice don't. Watch their
bad behavior to learn the dos and don'ts of Facebook breakups."

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iROYzrm5SBM

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Uber Cool Music Video

Thu, 9 Jul 2009 11:38:54 +0930

Katherine Phelps <muse [at] glasswings.com.au>

Katherine Phelps
Nice song, amazing use of YouTube style video blogs.

Sour---Tone of Everyday

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WfBlUQguvyw

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Photos: Rice paddy crop art (2009)

Fri, 10 Jul 2009 00:26:03 +0930

Andrew Pam <xanni [at] glasswings.com.au>

Andrew Pam
http://www.pinktentacle.com/2009/07/rice-paddy-art/

"As summer progresses, crops of rice paddy art are beginning to emerge
in Japan. The crop art — created by strategically arranging and growing
different colors of rice plants — can be seen in farming communities

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Attention Philanthropy 2009

Mon, 13 Jul 2009 01:38:32 +0930

Andrew Pam <xanni [at] glasswings.com.au>

Andrew Pam
http://www.worldchanging.com/archives/010110.html

"In a noisy world, deluged in advertising, overrun with PR flacks and
crowded with the superficial, one of the biggest barriers to success for
a small, good idea or noble enterprise can simply be getting noticed in

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Fwd: a chorus of body sounds effect an African storm....

Tue, 14 Jul 2009 02:37:37 -0700

Bill Daul <bdaul [at] nextnow.net>

Bill Daul
Begin forwarded message:

From: melanie Chartoff <charmel444@gmail.com>

Subject: a chorus of body sounds effect an African storm....

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LRO Sees Apollo Landing Sites

Sat, 18 Jul 2009 12:13:12 +0930

Andrew Pam <xanni [at] glasswings.com.au>

Andrew Pam
http://www.nasa.gov/mission_pages/LRO/multimedia/lroimages/apollosites.html

NASA's Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter, or LRO, has returned its first
imagery of the Apollo moon landing sites. The pictures show the Apollo
missions' lunar module descent stages sitting on the moon's surface, as

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Sunday

Tue, 21 Jul 2009 08:28:18 +0930

Katherine Phelps <muse [at] glasswings.com.au>

Katherine Phelps
This piece of warpedness ends with a great punch. For science fiction lovers
and lovers of X-files.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HR9q_pWOn-8

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Kitty Animation!

Wed, 22 Jul 2009 08:45:49 +0930

Katherine Phelps <muse [at] glasswings.com.au>

Katherine Phelps
Personally, I find Swarovski crystals a bit over-rated, but I forgive them of
that with this little animated of sparkly kitties. Looks like Chuck Jones,
sounds like Japanese jazz, and it's all charming class.

http://www.swarovski.com/Web_US/en/magazine?contentid=10007.83881

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Discotheque Futurissimo!

Thu, 23 Jul 2009 08:30:31 +0930

Katherine Phelps <muse [at] glasswings.com.au>

Katherine Phelps
Andrew and I have been giggling over some late 70s early 80s European scifi
disco. Brilliant stuff!

This is French group The Droids playing their Star Wars inspired music.

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A Tour of Space Disco

Fri, 24 Jul 2009 18:05:32 +0930

Katherine Phelps <muse [at] glasswings.com.au>

Katherine Phelps
I've been crawling through the list of space disco stars and songs here:
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Space_disco

Here are the best and the silliest.

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[I couldn't resist sending this diversion from your real work] : wedding .......pretty entertaining

Fri, 24 Jul 2009 02:19:16 -0700

Bill Daul <bdaul [at] nextnow.net>

Bill Daul
I couldn't resist sending this to you all...what a creative way to get
married...

--bill

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"555 KUBIK: How it Would be, if a House Was Dreaming"

Sat, 25 Jul 2009 16:37:39 +0930

Andrew Pam <xanni [at] glasswings.com.au>

Andrew Pam
Mind-blowing 3-D projection on the Hamburg Kunsthalle created by
UrbanScreen:
http://www.dangerousminds.net/index.php/site/comments/555_kubik_how_it_would_be_if_a_house_was_dreaming/

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La Linea

Mon, 27 Jul 2009 12:45:00 +0930

Katherine Phelps <muse [at] glasswings.com.au>

Katherine Phelps
This is some charming funny Italian animation from 1976 about a little line
man getting into a whole lot of line trouble.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KwfQEWE5tvM

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Marketing at it's best!

Mon, 27 Jul 2009 18:04:25 -0700

Bill Daul <bdaul [at] pacbell.net>

Bill Daul
Amazing what they can do with special effects!   --bill

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ce8RSDE3sRI

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More AMAZING marketing - youtube - wait till you see this one!

Mon, 27 Jul 2009 22:13:18 -0700

Bill Daul <bdaul [at] pacbell.net>

Bill Daul
I suppose this is a music video?

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2_HXUhShhmY&feature=email

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Fwd: Solar Eclipse (amazing imagery and I mean amazing!)

Wed, 29 Jul 2009 16:21:07 -0700

Bill Daul <Bdaul [at] pacbell.net>

Bill Daul
The eclipse from space!

http://lpb.fieldofscience.com/2009/07/solar-eclipses-viewed-from-space.html

BTW, this site has amazing imagery...sit down yourself or with a group or with

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The Fantastic Mr. Fox (2009 stop-motion feature film)

Fri, 31 Jul 2009 23:06:25 +0930

Andrew Pam <xanni [at] glasswings.com.au>

Andrew Pam
Trailer:
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wJbY3QrIifE

Details:
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fantastic_Mr._Fox_(film)

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Captain Kirk is Climbing a Mountain

Sat, 1 Aug 2009 08:56:02 +0930

Katherine Phelps <muse [at] glasswings.com.au>

Katherine Phelps
This is a great piece of music using Shatner talking about climbing a
mountain:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HU2ftCitvyQ

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