CH Nominated for Webby Awards

Our redesign is in contention for the 19th annual awards recognizing excellence online

Karl Lagerfeld once said, “I like to reinvent myself—it’s part of my job.” We couldn’t agree more and it falls under our job description as well. When we launched our highly anticipated redesign in November of 2014, we were excited to present a new container for our award-winning content. Now, we’re happy to announce our nominations in two categories of the 19th Annual Webby Awards. …

Art Basel with PHHHOTO

The motion-capturing photo app introduces five artistic image filters for 24 hours each

We’ve long been fans of motion-capturing social photo booth PHHHOTO from our friends at HYPERHYPER, and even had the pleasure of playing with it at CH HQ before its official release in early 2013. Though their looped-motion image-creating booth is always an event favorite, the introduction of a mobile specific app in July of 2014 changed the way we—and many others—approach social photo sharing. To …

Informing the Future

Welcome to the redesigned Cool Hunting

Since starting Cool Hunting in February 2003, I have derived as much joy from designing the container as creating the contents. With each of our five previous redesigns, we have strived to push innovations in web design while simultaneously elevating the articles and videos we produce. With our previous iteration in 2010 we pioneered infinite scrolling and a sticky nav—both now industry standards. Today I’m …