Africa is an awe-inspiring continent, and an endless source of inspiration for creatives in all fields. The otherworldly scenery, acacia trees dotted on the savannah, acid lakes, volcanic mountains and crystalline white sand beaches create a sensory overload. Tribal garments and decorations, along with their traditions co exists with some of the most mesmerizing animals left on this earth: elephants, giraffes, rhinos and of course the big cats all capture our imagination. Inspired by Richard Avedon’s and Irving Penn’s photography, Dolce&Gabbana dedicated SS05 their collection to the cradle of humankind.
The clock is ticking on Christmas. Need inspiration on what to get the kids? Look no further than Swide’s Christmas gift guide for kids 2013.
Winner of the Cannes Grand Prix, marked as one of the top 250 films of all time and the winner of 1990’s Academy Award and Golden Globe award for Best Foreign Language Film, Italian director Giuseppe Tornatore’s Cinema Paradiso turns 25.