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Old Fashioned, Steam-Powered Sawmill

(Video Link) An old sawmill, powered by the steam engines of two tractors, slices through logs. Watch these men turn trees into lumber while Death mercilessly spins just a few feet away. Gerard Van der Leun comments: And then…. at the end…. he jumps up on the last log with a chain saw just to make me [...]

Billon by Vincent Kohler

Photo: Geoffrey Cottenceau When a sawmill did that to timber, you get lumber. But what happens when an artist made the object you see above from polystyrene and resin? Art, my friend, that is art. Behold, “Billon” by Vincent Kohler: Link – via Core 77