Docubyte photographed the original machines at the National Museum of Computing at Bletchley Park, and the images were then retouched by Ink – and placed on a series of rather lovely coloured backgrounds – to restore them digitally to how they would have looked when new.
While we probably carry their processing power around on the smartphones in our pockets now, there is something beautiful about these giant mainframes, which have been rendered obsolete by the march of technology and the miniaturisation of our computers today.
Hear photographer Maisie Cousins and make-up artist Isamaya Ffrench discuss their work, inspiration and making it in the creative industries at a free talk hosted by science and pop culture magazine 52 Insights next month
Known as the Crowdsourceress, New York-based crowdfunding consultant Alex Daly has helped the likes of Neil Young and Pentagram smash their fundraising targets. She tells Patrick Burgoyne her secrets for success
Jefferson Hack has published a new book on publishing, creativity and collaboration to coincide with the 25th anniversary of Dazed & Confused. Part retrospective, part manifesto, We Can’t Do This Alone features interviews with cultural figures from Ai Wei Wei to Alexander McQueen alongside a look at Dazed, Nowness and AnOther’s many collaborations with artists, designers and musicians over the years.