I read design blogs, because they are like t.v. shows for me- I’m able to stare at the magnificently styled shots, the sublime lighting, and zone out for a bit. Even though I freelance at it, I’m sort of like the Chevy Cavalier of photo styling. I’m good at it, and reliable, but I’m not passionate about doing it, so the magic’s not there…. But geez boy howdy, do I know good styling when I see it.
Recently I subscribed to this here blog, and I can’t get enough: emmas’ designblogg She’s the Swedish design bomb. I love her site; she tends toward showing light, white, airy modern minimalist places.
This post by her makes me drool copiously. Go ahead, click on the pic:
And just gaze at this photo by him/her/it. I defy you to not want to walk right into the photo and sit on that couch with a big martini in one hand, and the New York Times spread out all over the place.
This is from his/her site:
SEE!? Dutch Masters. I have not lost my dope grasp on art history.