Thursday, March 10, 2011

2011: A Space Legacy 

After watching some promo videos of Apple's new iPad 2 it struck me how the FaceTime app looks like something from a sci-fi movie come to life, then after seeing the white version, it really reminded me of a Dieter Rams Braun creation or something from 2001: A Space Odyssey. When I did a quick look for images of A Space Odyssey, it was obvious the influence that film has had on art directors ever since. Not just art directors but designers of technology who are still trying to catch up to Stanley Kubrick and Arthur C. Clarke's vison ever since.

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