Conner Griffith combined images from Google Earth, Wikipedia, the Rhode Island School of Design’s Picture and Materials collections, and his own photography to create “Ripple,” a concise, top-down overview of the shapes we use to organize the world.

Griffith, a senior at RISD, calls the film “an advertisement for planet Earth,” and “an exploration of the grown and the manufactured through their recurring motifs”:


[Conner Griffith via The Atlantic]

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