Photographer Matthew Abbott Documents Australia’s Bushfire Crisis In Terrifying Pictures

Terrifying pictures of Australia’s bushfires by Matthew Abbott, a gifted documentary photographer, and photojournalist from Sydney. Australia’s deadly wildfires fueled by record-breaking temperatures, drought, and wind. Matthew documents Australia’s devastating fires. Australian Red Cross Disaster Relief and Recovery is raising money to fund recovery programs and emergency assistance in affected...

Source

SOURCE: https://designyoutrust.com/2020/01/photographer-matthew-abbott-documents-australias-bushfire-crisis-in-terrifying-pictures/

Students From University Of Sydney’s School Of Veterinary Science Posed Naked Alongside Piglets And Lambs For Charity

Student vets have stripped off for a naked calendar as part of a campaign in support of better mental health. Some 30 students from the third and fourth-year classes at the University of Sydney’s School of Veterinary Science bared all to raise money for charity the Black Dog Institute. More: University of Sydney Veterinary Nude Calendar, Instagram, Facebook h/t: thesun Posing for the...

Source

SOURCE: https://designyoutrust.com/2019/10/students-from-university-of-sydneys-school-of-veterinary-science-posed-naked-alongside-piglets-and-lambs-for-charity/

Hot Australian Firefighters Pose With Animals For The New 2020 Calendars

From its humble beginnings, The Australian Firefighters Calendar was established in 1993 to support the Children’s Hospital Foundation, providing funds for research into childhood burns. Now in its 27th year, The Australian Firefighters Calendar has raised over $3 million for various charities. More:

Source

SOURCE: https://designyoutrust.com/2019/10/hot-australian-firefighters-pose-with-animals-for-the-new-2020-calendars/

Vintage Photos Capture Lovely Moments Of Australian Children In The Summer

Feeding a baby cangaroo, rabbit trapping, playing with hoop, tyre and wheel, swimming, etc., these beautiful photos from State Library of New South Wales that captured lovely moments of Australian children in the summer from between the 1910s and 1930s. More: Flickr h/t: vintag.

Source

SOURCE: https://designyoutrust.com/2019/10/vintage-photos-capture-lovely-moments-of-australian-children-in-the-summer/

2019 Australian Geographic Nature Photographer Of The Year Winners

The winning images from the 2019 Australian Geographic Nature Photographer of the year contest have been revealed. Overall winner. Fin whale’s demise. Fin whale. The fin whale is sighted regularly in this region; seeing one beached, however, is rare. The whale sits less than 5m from shore and 100m from residential homes, giving whale researchers access to an unusual occurrence for this species.

Source

SOURCE: https://designyoutrust.com/2019/08/2019-australian-geographic-nature-photographer-of-the-year-winners/

Pregnant Woman Is Painting Graffiti All Over This Australian Town, Trying To Reach The Father

Frankston Community Noticeboard The 21st century could easily be dubbed as the age of technology, don’t you agree? We are all attached to our phones 24/7, spending most of our free time scrolling through social media instead of going outside and living some of that sweet life we see Instagramers filling our feed with. Therefore, it’s automatically assumed we are all reachable at all times and one...

Source

SOURCE: https://designyoutrust.com/2019/08/pregnant-woman-is-painting-graffiti-all-over-this-australian-town-trying-to-reach-the-father/

These Stingless Bees Build One Of A Kind Spiraling Hives

While some of us might think otherwise, we don’t know that much about bees. If asked, we would probably describe a bee as a yellow and black pollinator who makes honey and has the ability to painfully sting once they feel threatened. But the truth is, there are around 20,000 species of bees and the common honeybee isn’t the only one. Bees can come in a variety of colors and sizes.

Source

SOURCE: https://designyoutrust.com/2019/07/these-stingless-bees-build-one-of-a-kind-spiraling-hives/

Artist Turned 3000 Kilograms Of Clothing Destined For Landfill Into An Art Installation

“Blood Mountain” is a sculptural installation featuring a 3-meter high mound of red clothing and apparel. Upon closer inspection t-shirts with feminist slogans like “Girl Power” and “The Future Is Female” can be seen poking through the debris. Fashion items, once hung in pristine department stores, now presented as a giant pile of landfill. Uncannily, this imposing red mass is being exhibited in a...

Source

SOURCE: https://designyoutrust.com/2019/04/artist-turned-3000-kilograms-of-clothing-destined-for-landfill-into-an-art-installation/

“Grave Of Thrones”: Here’s An Epic Graveyard To Mourn ‘Game Of Thrones’ Deaths In Latest Experiential Campaign

To commemorate the highly anticipated eighth and final season of Game of Thrones, DDB Sydney and Foxtel have built a 2000 square metre graveyard that pays tribute to the bloodshed and more than a hundred thousand individual deaths over the past seven seasons. More: Grave of Thrones h/t: campaignbrief The ‘Grave of Thones’, situated inside Centennial Park in Sydney from April 12 – 14...

Source

SOURCE: https://designyoutrust.com/2019/04/grave-of-thrones-heres-an-epic-graveyard-to-mourn-game-of-thrones-deaths-in-latest-experiential-campaign/

Bizarre House Hangs Perilously Over a Cliff’s Edge in Australia

A five storey modular home clings to the side of a cliff in this conceptual design by Modscape. Entitled the Cliff House, the modular design is a theoretical response to clients who have approached Modscape to explore design options for building modular homes in Australia on extreme parcels of coastal land. More: Modscape Concept h/t: inhabitat Inspired by the way barnacles cling to the hull of a...

Source

SOURCE: https://designyoutrust.com/2019/04/bizarre-house-hangs-perilously-over-a-cliffs-edge-in-australia/