Professional photographer Mitchell Feinberg wanted a nice digital back for his fancy Sinar 8 x 10 view camera, but nobody makes a digital imager remotely that big. His solution? Convince a manufacturer to build him one, at a cost that's deep into six figures.
Meet Ben and Juliana, a couple from California who just decided to tie the knot. The two asked friend and photographer, Amanda Rynda, to come out to a secluded field to take engagement photos with them and AHHH BY SNARF'S BEARD LOOK OUT BEHIND YOU!
Millions of photographers shoot pictures of New York City every day. How many of them can paint the Big Apple in a light that doesn't feel generic and reek of "been there, done that?" Stephen Wilkes is one of those guys. His Day to Night series showcase how NYC landmarks would look if night and day existed simultaneously.
For a while, Japan's Natsumi Hayashi was running a pretty standard photography blog, filled with pictures of her cat, food, weird sights from Tokyo and the people in her life. Then she took a photo she called "Today's Levitation" (the first picture in our gallery below), and that appeared to open up a whole new world for her. After that, her blog started to fill up with mind-boggling shots of Hayashi floating in midair in all kinds of places. So, how's she do it?
M. C. Escher's prints and sketches don't need any help when it comes to warping minds. One photographer found out how to take it to the next level, though, and the way it went down is as impressive as the result.
This is an epic, multi-room Rube Goldberg machine that takes four minutes doing all sorts of cray stuff, eventually taking a guys portrait. Geez, you coulda just pushed a button, guys.
Who says you can't teach an old dog new tricks? When you're a programmable NAO robot, learning new tricks is part of the job. A team of scientists in Hydrabad, India have programmed one of the cute little 'bots to take photos that anybody would be proud to have framed.
Finding an iPhone 4 accessory that's not a total piece of junk is kind of a rare thing, especially when anybody who has a crazy idea can open up a Kickstarter and start collecting funds, but Beep's Red Pop shutter button add-on is definitely one of the better and more useful one's we've seen floating around.
Chris Kotsiopoulos photographed Athens, Greece over a 24-hour period — and 12 hours of computer processing later, combined 500 star trails, 35 Sun images and 25 landscapes into a single image. Here's how Chris created this gorgeous panorama: I began...
Storing pictures on your camera may be light years different than it was ten or twenty years ago, but the process of creating the actual storage medium is just about as complicated as it used to be. We've got two videos for you: one showing how memory chips are made in 2011, and another showing how Kodak film was made in 1958.