Monthly Archives: June 2012

Metallic Beauty

This photo by Patrick Hoesly features a stunning swirl of molten metal that will be poured out and cooled to create some sort of sturdy component or functional product.  The color and texture in this picture caught my eye as … Continue reading

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Posh Plastics

It is hard to believe that you can create beauty and dimension with the most mundane materials. This photo, shot by K P (real name not given), is made of nothing more than layers of plastic tubing and the introduction of … Continue reading

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Metal Stamping

The photo featured here, entitled “Coupling couplings fittings and more couplings”, showcases a broad spectrum of brass deep drawn metal stamping pipes and fittings. The many parts are assembled to form the lubricator on an electric centrifugal pump. I have … Continue reading

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Thermal Spray

You know that you are hanging out with engineers when you share that you have a great thermal spray shot to show them, and they seem confused that you show a picture of a geyser (like the one I am … Continue reading

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Plastic Sheeting

  When I first came across this photo by Chris Darling, I thought for sure it was the photographer’s final shot while his boat was sinking into the frigid blue waters of the sea. Much to my surprise, there isn’t … Continue reading

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Quick Coupling

The visual contrast and subject simplicity of this photo by Dennis Brekke was instantly appealing to me. Clean lines and crisp imaging would make this a stunning piece of wall art in a contemporary setting. While it may not come … Continue reading

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Membrane Switch

I love buttons! From big bright plastic buttons to the sensitive membrane switch featured in this picture, if there is a button to push…I will find it. There is just something so satisfying about the simplicity of triggering one or … Continue reading

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Visual Inspection

The human eye is an important conduit for absorbing vast quantities of information while expressing the depths of human emotion. Most of us use our eyesight to navigate through life and interpret our environment. The human eye also serves a … Continue reading

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Vehicle Wrap Vinyl

Nothing like a fancy vehicle wrap vinyl application, like the one in this picture by DaVinci Technologies, to take your car from plain to HOT HOT HOT! I have seen a number of wrapped vehicles around the city lately. It … Continue reading

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Lead Windows

I love the dark elegance of this historical lead glass window surrounded by drooping vines and pale stone. Lead glass not only serves practical and decorative functions, you will find lead windows across a number of industrial applications as well. … Continue reading

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