Stanford professor puts his entire digital photography course online for free. Course description: An introduction to the scientific, artistic, and computing aspects of digital photography. Topics include lenses and optics, light and sensors, optical effects in nature, perspective and depth of field, sampling and noise, the camera as a computing platform, image processing and editing, […]
Thomas Annan (1829 -1887) was the son of a Fife farmer and flax spinner and lived for most of his life in Glasgow. After training and working as a copperplate engraver, he set up a photographic studio in Sauchiehall Street in 1857. Annan concentrated initially on architectural photography but then turned his attention to portraits. […]
Do you want to play with unconventional photography? Watch this tutorial about how to create a pinhole camera using only a piece of aluminium can , a black electrical tape, a pin and (for the second option of pinhole lens) a needless body cap.
Erik Johansson is a photographer and retoucher from Sweden, based in Berlin in Germany, Erik says he does not record moments but ideas for him photography is just a means to realize their ideas that are in the head, he is inspired by the things that surround you on a daily basis, and through the material […]
The Guardians is an ongoing photo series by French photographer Vladimir Antaki, who says the project was born from his desire to, “document and pay tribute to these people, these guardians of urban temples that we meet everyday without really noticing.” Antaki explains: These places are sometimes magical, overloaded with elements, colours and stories, guarded […]
Colorful Liquid Splashes Captured at 1/3500th of a Second Look Like Floating Sculptures. Colourant is a series of events that pass you by as an imperceptible flash. A fleeting moment, that blocks and obscures the landscape, a momentary graffiti of air and space. Creating shapes of nature not experienced by the human eye, these short-lived […]
When insomnia got the best of Michael Massaia, he began venturing on nightly walks to pass the time. We’re told not to wander into Central Park after dark. Photographer Michael Massaia chose to ignore that warning to snap some haunting images in the small hours of the morning…
How phat would that be? A simple 360° camera to take nice photos, videos en stream live video. Maybe soon we can all have one as Giroptic has started a kickstarter project to get this done. From their Kickstarter page: The 360cam from GIROPTIC is the first ultra high definition 360º camera that breaks through […]
The magic mirror is called SELFIE for “Self-Enhance Live Feed Image Engine”, it consists of a camera connected to a Mac mini. This Mac mini launches facial recognition software which, when the person smiles, triggers an LED system for countdown. This material is stored at the back of the mirror, which gives all the appearance cabinet bathroom!