Sunday, September 28, 2014

Time Served   

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Harley Rustad, writing for The Walrus: When its gates shut for the final time in September 2013, Kingston Penitentiary was among North America’s oldest operating prisons. Notorious killers—Paul Bernardo, Clifford Olson, Russell Williams—slept in its cells and exercised in its … Continue reading →

iPhone camera evolution   

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Lisa Bettany, co-founder of the popular mobile photography app Camera+: In this follow-up post to my iPhone 4s and iPhone 5 comparisons, I present an 8 iPhone comparison from all iPhone versions taken with Camera+ including, the original iPhone, iPhone … Continue reading →

Tuesday, May 6, 2014

Smithsonian Photo Contest Finalists   

Photography

Smithsonian.com announces the finalists for its 11th annual photo contest: Our photo editors selected the 60 finalists from over 50,000 photographs submitted by photographers from 132 different countries. Ten were selected from each of six categories: The Natural World, Travel, … Continue reading →

Sunday, March 2, 2014

The Serengeti Lion   

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Enter the world of the Vumbi pride. The lions strut and grimace, bare their teeth. One drapes a paw indolently, another nuzzles. Photographer Michael “Nick” Nichols and videographer Nathan Williamson were determined to break new visual ground when they made … Continue reading →

Saturday, December 7, 2013

Reuters’ Best Photos of 2013   

Photography

Reuters’ Full Focus blog, featuring 93 images taken in 2013: In this showcase of some of Reuters’ most memorable photos, the photographers offer a behind the scenes account of the images that helped define the year. Powerful images.

Tuesday, November 26, 2013

Panono: Panoramic Ball Camera   

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Panono: Panono is a throwable panoramic ball camera, which captures everything in every direction for amazing 72 megapixel, 360° X 360° full-spherical panoramic images. Very cool. (Via kuratr)

Thursday, November 14, 2013

Shake   

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Christopher Jobson, writing for Colossal: […] Shake is a new book of photos from Portland-based photographer Carli Davidson who used a high speed camera to capture hilarious freeze-frame shots of various dogs mid-shake. Enough said.