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Our blog is a library of resources and ideas found by us or shared with us by our friends and client network. It’s a collection of articles, radio stories, infographics and videos that relate to our work and broaden our thinking: our favorite content from the internet and beyond. Original commentary gives insight into our process and poses questions about the world inside and outside of the studio.

Archive for June, 2012

Orion Magazine published several photos by mulitmedia photographer Douglas Gayeton in its May / June issue. Check out the work in the magazine, and learn about the artist’s motivations for putting writing over pictures in this narrated slide show of his work.


Thanks to KQED’s Climate Watch series and this brilliant illustration.


Many of us watched the Sun with awe (and hopefully with protective glasses) to witness a dazzling solar eclipse, and last Tuesday, to see little Venus skirting her way between us and our favorite star. The Californian’s described in this article have also been feeling the Sun’s warmth in terms of their wallets and bank […]