Weekly Design Links — 02/06/24

John Freeborn
3 min readFeb 6, 2024

It’s been a weird week or two. Up and down, highs and lows, with some old friends and new colleagues–all over the map. This isn’t bad, it’s just a confluence of events hitting at once. Mostly, it’s interesting and a good vantage point for reflection. I’m trying to take it all in and enjoy the view. Maybe some of these links will do that for you. It could just be a nice distraction. That works too.


Brendon Burton
An American photographer based in Portland, Oregon

The 2023 Wildlife Photographer of the Year Reveals the Most Magnificent Animal Behavior
The contest traverses the globe documenting the most striking moments of life on Earth


Thomas Blanchard’s ‘Emerald and Stone’
An experimental dreamlike video rocking us smoothly through circular moves. The visual compositions have been created out of paint, oil, and soap liquid