It’s a pro-level camera you can slide into your back pocket. The 14.6 mega-pixel images are big enough for enlargements to wallpaper rooms in your house. It’s got interchangeable lenses for versatile shooting from up close to far away, and it shoots HD video. And the best part … the automatic i-function feature. Using info coming through the lens, the camera actually tells you how to get the shot.
Black Sabbath and Ozzy Osbourne introduced the evil. They built the foundation of hard rock and every heavy band since has borrowed from their sound. This limited edition collection compiles the influential recordings of Sabbath’s Ozzy years. On top of 12 discs (including three radio documentaries) packaged in a cross-shaped box, you get a 100-page illustrated booklet, guitar pick set & poster.
If you’ve tried to use your iPad for actual work, you already know the beautifully backlit LCD screen pretty much sucks for typing. But dock your tablet to this Bluetooth modular keyboard and you’ll be back on task. It comes in a handsome folio that folds up snug, making your slim portable work machine look much more official for business.
Have you ever grilled meatballs? Of course you haven’t. Because until you have a sturdy, stainless steel meatball griller, you’re just flattening them with the spatula & turning them into sliders. Nothing wrong with that really … but if you want balls, this makes balls.
Italians know their wine and their design. The two are stylishly paired in this space-saving and chic wall-mounted wine rack. Designed by Antonio Lages & Angela Ladeiro for Italian homegoods brand, Legonart, the rack is made of solid Ash wood and aluminum. Easy to mount and holds ten bottles.
If you’re moving to Seattle or just got dumped by your girl, one of these sleek journals with waterproof pages could be your new best friend. Cheer up. Designed & made in Germany, where they know all about rainy days, the Nomad journal helps your personal writing weather the storm.
Let’s be lazy. When snow & ice piles upon the front steps, don’t go out there and shovel. Just roll out one of these biodegradable carpets and close the door. The natural coco fiber mat will prevent slips & falls on the snowy walkway and when the Spring thaw comes … the carpet will dissolve.
In a career spanning over 40 years, photographer Mick Rock has shot the most iconic rock-n-roll weirdos. From Bowie’s alter-ego, Ziggy Stardust, to the freakishly frenetic Iggy Pop to 70s proto-punks The Sex Pistols to current groups like The Killers, the Yeah Yeah Yeahs and even Lady Gaga. This book brings together 200 of Rock’s photographs of the legendary artists who made a difference.
Are you down for alien abduction stories? This is a good one and as “true” as they come. Back in 1975, a crew of loggers in Arizona stumble upon a UFO. Travis Walton is struck by a beam of light from the sky, disappears for a week and returns battered & bruised to tell the unearthly tales of what he saw and endured.
In the real world, you’re stuck in a wimpy hybrid, in traffic. But in the high-speed world of Gran Turismo 5, you’re driving like a freakin’ maniac on the best race courses, roads, and fantasy tracks all over the world. With its new physics engine, drive simulation feels way more real; even the damage from crashes. You can choose from over 1000 ridiculous race cars: Ferraris, rally cars, or your favorite Nascar. You name it, you drive it. And believe it or not, you can even choose a hybrid, but why would you do that?