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vintage advertising on Flickr

Posted By Josh Dillon
07.06.2009

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With the advent of photo sharing accounts like Flickr, the number of accessible images from which to draw inspiration has skyrocketed.

Below are some key images and the site links to limitless vintage advertisements from decades of magazines, newspapers and multimedia sources. Each Flickr contributor does have quite a few other sets to view, so don’t stop at the images or sets indicated for the authentic advertising experience.

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Sci-Fi-O-Rama

Posted By Josh Dillon
06.30.2009

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I ran across this site today and it’s got my sci-fi hairs standing on end. Sci-Fi-O-Rama categorizes and spreads a wealth of information about all things graphically space aged. Drawing from locations all across the majesty of the interwebs, this site acts as as a great resources for any designers interested in sci-fi inspiration.

The above images originally come from a great flickr account filled with matchboxes of all styles and purposes.

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Edition Populaire

Posted By Josh Dillon
06.25.2009

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French illustrator and street artist, Dran, has released a new book of images under the title of “100 Jours.” A great read, to be sure.

His illustrations are on the dark side of the street, so be aware prior to purchasing. Fortunately for you, dear reader, we have no aversion to black comedy, in any form. Unfortunately for you, we don’t speak French, so some of the delivery of the illustrations is beyond our linguistical capabilities.

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