The creator of this ageless logo is sadly unknown, but one can imagine him or her toiling over a set square and compass to produce this glorious design. The roundel––in earlier years known as the 'bulls-eye' or 'target'--was first used in the 19th-century as the symbol of the London General Omnibus Company: a wheel with a bar across the center bearing the word 'General.'
Its usage on the Underground stems from the decision in 1908 to find a more obvious way of highlighting station names on platforms. The red circle with blue name bar was quickly adopted with the word "Underground" across the bar.
Weighing in at just 10 lbs and matched with a 35mm lens it allows you
to take advantage of the world’s finest optics. Modular and
upgradeable, the Red is "a future-proof acquisition system you can
Kent Regowski takes ordinary teddy bears, turns them inside out, and
Each animal's appearance is determined by the necessities of
the manufacturing process.
***Gallery-speak alert*** "They are at once hideous yet cuddly, disturbing yet
endearing, absurd yet adorable, while offering a metaphor for us all to
consider. These bears, which have lived and loved and lost as much as
their owners, have suffered and endured through it all. It is by virtue
of revealing their inner core might we better understand our own."