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Archive for September, 2011


Photo Feature: Jussi Puikkonen

Amsterdam based photographer Jussi Puikkonen nails the essence of the people and places he photographs. He focuses more on capturing the moment than creating the moment. He moves with ease […]

The Office

Fall TV’s 5 Funniest Male Characters

An air of relaxation sweeps over you, the DVR is all set to record your favorite shows, and the familiar characters you count on to make you forget about bills, […]


Photo Feature: Ian Flanigan

Really nice work from Los Angeles based freelance portrait and story photographer Ian Flanigan. It’s evident Ian loves his job. From his 365 series (a photo a day for 365 […]


Rob Michael Hugel Hates Being Single, Loves Creating the Funny

“Get it on paper, tell your friends, get people together, film it, edit it, and put it out there. Then you see the rewards.” That really sums up actor, comedian […]


SO Fund-Worthy: BBOX Radio

BBOX Radio, a Brooklyn-based, freeform Internet radio station launched its inaugural fundraising operation today through Kickstarter, an Internet funding platform for creative entrepreneurs. BBOX broadcasts live out of a recycled […]

Photo by Leigh Righton

Photographer Feature & Interview: Leigh Righton

Respecting and making a connection with both her subject and and its environment are two of the fundamental keys to Leigh Righton’s ability to create imagery with her impact. The […]


SO Stellar: Kevin Lewis Fougerousse

An American painter (and Dallas standout), Kevin Lewis Fougerousse passionately composes his compositions by giving us an unfiltered look into the rawest places of his psyche. We are allowed to […]


SO Mashy: The White Panda – Midnight Life (Kanye West/M83)

Tom Evans and Dan Griffith make up the mash(tastic?) duo that is White Panda. “Mashup Mondays” are the group’s signature release style, putting out a new track almost every week […]


Twenty-Seven Names Presentation

Great photos and concept from Twenty-Seven Names. I’ll let someone who was there explain better: “Twenty-Seven Names did something a little different to present their Winter 2012 collection. Held at […]


SO Much Talent: Interview with Indigo Charlie

At only age 19, Indigo Charlie has already worked as Solange Knowles’ personal assistant, attended FIDM, interned at Georgio Armani, and released a hot summer single. We caught up with […]


Photo Feature: John Kilar

25 year old self-taught photographer John Kilar is based in Venice Beach, CA. “These images represent the juxtaposition of the timeless and majestic elegance of nature’s sensory-surpassing miracles with the […]


An Interview With a Band We Love: Gringo Star

Gringo Star is a band on the rise. The quartet, composed of brothers Nicholas and Pete Furgiuele along with Pete DeLorenzo and Chris Kaufmann, hit the music world like a […]