Awesome site promoting the new Betak book from Phaidon. Love the way the video is masked into the book pages as you scroll through the site. Interesting and engaging way of promoting a book. Lots of nice small details, love the way your cursor changes based on link context.
Lovely site that visualizes you and others playing a keyboard piano. Love the absolute simple elegance of the experience with the colourful dots that fade in and out along with the volume of each of the musical notes. You can even save your session and share it, and explore peoples play time.
Site of Danish VC fund highlighting their range of VC funded apps, sites and initiatives. Love the homescreen scroll effect that cycles through the projects on scroll with full bleed imagery and colour fade effects. Nice seamless transitions to the full detail pages.
Norman is a neat web tool to created animated 3D scenes viewable with a supported VR device. If you have the VR controllers you can create your own animated scenes – like Tiltbrush but all browser based – pretty amazing. Love the hand drawn and organic feel that really brings sketches to life.
Site documenting several migrants journeys “is a visual narrative of six asylum seekers’ routes. They travelled from their hometown to Italy. This project wants to tell their stories through the data that shaped their personal travelling line.” Love the way you can toggle the various ways of representing their routes, from a data perspective, from a map, and from the lines.
Site of Belgium based stylist Fanny Myard. Featuring her collections and collaborations in a nice bold format. Love the colour in the background reflected in the imagery. Nicely side scrolling collection of photography which reveals with an animated mask. Love all the slick and seamless transitions that are dotted throughout the interactions. Nicely crafted and looks great.
A short trip, simple but beautiful premise. Explore an illustrated world through riding a tram, picking up furry passengers, and gliding through serene landscapes. Love the sound design and the absolute simplicity and elegance of the experience, truly wonderful.
Site of Henning Larsen architects extraordinaire. Lovely site, homepage is a feed of latest projects, news and insights. Project detail pages are well designed, with a useful side nav, love the end of the page with the shelf revealing more information. Lots of details that improves the overall experience – from the menu to the clean and minimal design.
Site promoting Fonterra and their global efforts to make a better world – through milk. Featuring a nice 3D globe with multiple layers – you can rotate and click on hotspots to reveal short stories in those locations. Nicely designed, crafted and polished experience.
Site of Brazilian designer Márcio Ribeiro. Love the horizontal type driven homepage, click through to the project details. Project pages are minimal and visual led with subtle transitions to bring in the details. Nice bold about section, with some subtle creative coding.
Site of French based couture designer Olivier Lapidus. Nice fresh take on the fashion range site, explore the line up, and see the detail for each piece. Detail view is fantastic, scroll down and the model to the left rotates, with video and detail scrolling up to add depth. Love the “you might like” section and quick links to explore similar dresses. Nicely crafted and executed full of slick transitions and animation.
Site of film maker Jony Guedj based in Paris. Slick and polished site, that brings the content to life through motion. Love the side scrolling homepage, with subtle content masking that adds extra dimensionality, nice transitions from thumb to content. Great, modern folio site.