A popular phantasmagoria ghost show, Cabaret du Neant (Tavern of the Dead) opened in Paris in the 1890s giving Parisians a macabre destination. Patrons would enter through a blackened hall into a cafe with candles on coffin-shaped tables. Waiters dressed in funeral attire served refreshments with a disease theme. Paintings of figures morphed into skeletons […]
Berlin filmed in the year 1900. A look into a different time. More historical videos are to be found on this Youtube channel. If you like this kind of footage you should also definately check out this reddit, which has a lot of colorized historical images.
Archive footage of US Navy captain Jeremiah Denton Jr sending a secret message during TV press conference From Wikipedia: Denton is best known for the 1966 televised press conference that he was forced into as an American POW by his North Vietnamese captors. He used the opportunity to communicate successfully and to confirm for the […]
Photoshop has been a part of every web designer’s life since they picked up their first mouse. On February 10th, 2010, Photoshop turns twenty. To mark this anniversary, we’ve come up with an article that takes you through the evolution of Photoshop from its modest beginnings as a bundled program sold with scanners to its current version.
The famous castle of earl Vladimir Khrapovitskiy who gathered his wealth by selling timber. He had traveled to France and was delighted by French castles. And the French people told Vladimir that nothing similar would never exist in Russia. He took it as a challenge and spent some years building a Gothic palace with a […]