Items tagged "PHOTOGRAPHY":

  1. My friend Ellwyn Kauffman went to Korea with his Canon 5D and his Panasonic GH2. Check out how the footage edited together.

    About the video: “24 hours with Joy Osmanski and Lanny Joon all over the Jongno district in central Seoul. May 6th to May 7th, 2011. We were there location scouting during the Lotus Lantern Festival and had an incredible time!

    Locations: Cheonggyecheon stream, Insadong, Gyeongbokgung palace, Sajik park, Jongno street, Jogyesa temple, and many points inbetween.

    Shot on Panasonic GH2 and Canon 5dmk II. Edited in Premiere CS5, laid out on the timeline in the order it happened.

    Lenses: Panasonic 14-140, 20 1.7. Canon 24-105L, Nikon 35mm 2.8, Nikon AF 50mm 1.8.

    Music - The Chemical Brothers, featuring Tim Smith. The pills won’t help you now.”


  2. Be still my heart! A vintage inspired wood tripod! 

    Photojojo you complete me! 


  3. (via

    Look at this crazy rig!!!!!

    It’s used to capture insects in flight! 

    click the pic and read the full article! 


  4. Coolest discovery of the day! 

    "CameraSim" The online SLR Simulator!

    Practice using an SLR camera…

    1.Experiment with the lighting, ISO, aperture, shutter, and distance settings while observing the readings in the camera viewfinder

    2.Click the “Snap photo!” button.

    3. Review your photo!”

    Simple and FuN! 


  5. “Which of my photographs is my favorite? The one I’m going to take tomorrow.”

    – Imogen Cunningham


  6. "Chicken Embryo" captured by Tomas Pais de Azevedo of Lisbon, Portugal, using stereomicroscopy.

    "Images: Photographic Marvels in a Petri Dish"

    Coolest contest EVER: “The annual Nikon Small World photomicrography competition recently announced the winning images. The award-winning images ranged from microscopic organisms to cancer-fighting drugs, carbon nanotubes, and even soap.”


  7. Ever had your camera stolen? Thanks to Matt Burns you now have a chance at recovering it! WOOT!

    Enter the aptly named “Stolen Camera Finder” a “search engine that lets people find their stolen camera gear by searching EXIF datafor their serial number. Users can enter their camera’s serial number or simply drop any photo taken with their stolen camera on to get a list of webpages that contain images taken with the same camera. The service is free and available now at the website below.” (via



  8. I love dogs. I can’t help it. Some people are cat people. Some people like reptiles. I can’t get enough of my furry companion. He is the bee’s knees and my best friend to boot. When I saw this series of photo’s it made my Friday. Thanks Ron Schmidt! You freakin’ rock! 



  9. Nikon releases their new mid-range entry level DSLR with a swivel screen. The Nikon D5100 will run about $800 for the body, 900$ with a 18-55mm kit lens and will be available April 21st. 


    TypeSingle-lens reflex digital cameraLens mountNikon F mount (with AF contacts)Effective pixels16.2 millionImage sensor23.6 X 15.6 mm CMOS sensormage size (pixels)
    • 4,928 X 3,264 (L)
    • 3,696 X 2,448 (M)
    • 2,464 X 1,632 (S)
    File format1) NEF(RAW), 2)JPEG, 3)NEF(RAW)+JPEGMediaSD (Secure Digital) memory cards *1
    SDHC, and SDXC memory cardsFrame advance rateUp to 4 fps *2ISO sensitivityISO 100 – 6400 in steps of 1/3 EV. Can also be set to approx. 0.3, 0.7, 1, or 2 EV (ISO 25600 equivalent) above ISO 6400; auto ISO sensitivity control availableMovieFrame size (pixels) and frame rate : 
    • 1,920 X 1,080, 30 p/25 p/24 p,  high/normal
    • 1,280 X 720, 30 p/25 p/24 p,  high/normal
    • 640 X 424, 30 p/25 p,  high/normal

    A frame rate of 30 p (actual frame rate 29.97 fps) is available when NTSC is selected for video mode. 25 p is available when PAL is selected for video mode. Actual frame rate when 24 p is selected is 23.976 fps.
    File format/Video compression:
    MOV, H.264/MPEG-4 Advanced Video Coding
    Audio recording device:
    Built-in monaural or external stereo microphone; sensitivity adjustable

    Monitor3-in., approx. 921k-dot (VGA), vari-angle low-temperature polysilicon TFT LCD with 170° viewing angle, approx. 100% frame coverage, and brightness adjustmentPower sourceBattery : One rechargeable Li-ion EN-EL14 battery
    AC adapter : EH-5b AC adapter; requires EP-5A power connector (available separately)Dimensions (approx.)
    (W×H × D)128 X 97 X 79 mmWeight (approx.)510 g without battery, memory card, or body cap
    560 g with battery and memory card but without body capMajor supplied accessoriesEN-EL14 rechargeable Li-ion battery, MH-24 battery charger, AN-DC3 strap, EG-CP14 audio/video cable, UC-E6 USB cable, DK-5 eyepiece cap, BS-1 accessory shoe cover, DK-20 rubber eyecup, BF-1B body cap, ViewNX 2 CD-ROM


  10. "70 Creative Examples of Toy Photography"

    Really freakin’ RAD post by Prakash Ghodke over at

    Just love these! 


  11. turns your iphone into a Remote DSLR Trigger!

    Check out this article over at to get the full story! 


  12. So apparently Stanley Kurbrick was a star photojournalist in Chicago in 1949.

    Look magazine sent him to Chicago to shoot pictures for a story called “Chicago City of Contrasts.” and this is what they got. 

    via “How to be a Retronaut” blog via The Chicago Tribune 

    Wicked Fun! 


  13. "Portraits of a Criminal"

    Check out these fascinating photos from 1920’s Sydney.

    via Adore-Vintage Blogspot

    And for the coffee table book collectors out there, these photos can also be found in “Many of the photos are featured in a book by Peter Doyle entitled City of Shadows: Sydney Police Photographs 1912-1948.”



  14. "9 Unbelievable Camera Lenses That Actually Exist"

    Oooh! Gimmie! 


  15. "Life’s Too Short for the Wrong Job"

    Really brilliant set of advertising from the German Job site,  Jobsintown. 

    Click the pic to see the whole set of photos!

    Thanks for sharing it with us, Little Chief Honeybee