Author archives: Ivy Abiona

Flixel

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Meet the app that’s bringing your photos to life, literally. Hello Flixel! Flixel is a “new type of hybrid photography that combines a still photo with video”.  Established in 2011, but launched in 2012, in a couple of quick swipes, Flixel turns normal, every-day pictures into art!  Flixel, is a Toronto-based start-up company that began as a vi[...]

Refinery Hotel

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The Refinery Hotel encompasses the entire block of 38th and 39th Street between Fifth and Sixth Avenues in New York’s Fashion District. In 1912, the space was an haute millinery and tea salon, but in 2013 the building was revitalized and reimagined as a lifestyle boutique hotel with the help of Stonehill & Taylor architecture and interior design firm. [...]