Two creatures who refuse to age

The fifth time the gods made the world, Nanahuatzin[1] and Tecciztecatl[2] threw themselves into the holy fire and became the sun and the moon. But they stayed motionless in the sky. To make the new sun and moon start moving and stop burning the earth, all the other gods had to sacrifice themselves. The only one who didn’t want to…

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No Logo

No Logo is a book written in the late 1990s by the Canadian journalist Naomi Klein. Almost two decades later, we cannot deny that this book changed the way we study and perceive companies and advertising techniques (Schor, 2010) (McAllister, 2010). It was the first book approaching corporate adverting critically in an accessible way for a wide range of readers…

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Kenzo World

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ABz2m0olmPg Kenzo is the French luxury label created by Kenzo Takada, in 1970.  Like other companies in the fashion industry, Kenzo designs clothes for women, men and children, accessories, footwear and fragrances. The brand is quite popular among Hollywood artists and has a big presence in fashion magazines. Kenzo’s characteristic style has always been flowers, animal patterns, and allegorical themes…

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Sleep

I have always been amazed by how seeds can encapsulate life in so many and creative ways. They really are sleeping beauties. Today we went to the forest looking for an acorn, and instead we found this maple seed. I have to confess that this is the first time I see one after having been living in Canada for eight…

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GoPro Action Cam

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4KA1eXUKZJ4   In the last 10 years, digital cameras have changed the video industry, making it accessible for average people to capture images and create content, in the way only professionals and companies were able to do before. But definitely one of the cameras that has completely changed our perception of the world through video is the GoPro, the most…

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Photography Class Assignment 1

In Mexico, the end of fall is marked by the celebration of the Day of the Dead. As a Mexican-Canadian family, we celebrate Halloween with my wife and from my side we teach our children this tradition of the Day of the Dead. Last year, we made clay skulls between my wife, my two children, my sister and brother-in-law and…

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