Art Deco Separated At Birth #12 – Gates

Some “French” Art Deco metalwork, only not in France. Read More

Make Photography Easier-OpTech Lens Pouches

Your expensive lens came with a pouch? Here’s something better. Read More

A Perfect Belt Pouch for the Coolpix A

A belt pouch for the Nikon Coolpix A that isn’t too small or huge. And it’s less than 10 bucks. Read More

Shanghai Art Deco Congress 2015 – Day Three

The Shanghai Aviation Association building was not easy to find but worth the trip. Read More

Shanghai Art Deco Congress 2015 – Day Two

For day two, I thought I’d stick to the official schedule but the call of Art Deco intervened. The Congress was held at the Peninsula Hotel, conveniently located on the Bund. (The Bund is an area of old Shanghai that runs … Read More

Shanghai Art Deco Congress 2015 – Day One

The amount of Art Deco to see in the world’s most populous city made it impossible to take in everything but we sure tried! Read More

Decopix Art Deco Patent of the Week-Thermostat by Brooks Stevens

Was this delightful streamlined thermostat the work of Gilbert Rhode or Henry Dreyfuss? Well, neither. But someone just as influential. Read More

Digital Deco – More Lawson Clocks in the Movies

More Lawson Art Deco clocks on the big screen: Shadow Of Doubt (1935). Ricardo Cortez was one of the great Latin lovers who, it was hoped would fill the void left by the death of Rudolph Valentino. (Cortez was actually Jakob Krantz from New … Read More