Articles with the tag photography

Famous Photographs Given the Star Wars Touch

I would not know how to put a description to the best photographers, but I do know that those who catch our attention (and hold them) by creating opportunities for great photos have something going for them. Truth to be told, I had never heard of photographer David Eger, but one look at his recent […]

When Recession Hits the World of Star Wars

Recession has hit many countries in the past years, and so many other countries continue to suffer from economic downturn. I don’t know if you have been hit hard by these problems, but whether or not you have, here’s something that will put a smile on your face, albeit maybe temporarily. What would the people […]

Deep-fried Gadgets: Taking Gadgeteering to a New Level

Think you’re a gadgeteer? You might want to think again. Ask yourself how far you would go to play with your gadgets. I have a feeling that you won’t be able to top what this guy has done. Harry Hargreaves is a photographer from New Zealand working out of his New York studio, and he […]

Fallen Superheroes by Eric Curtis

They may be fallen superheroes, but they certainly have not lost any of that superhero charm in my book. These fallen superheroes are the creations of Eric Curtis, an LA-based photographer who has released a book titled – you guessed it – Fallen Superheroes. I had never heard of Eric Curtis before, but apparently, he […]

You Are Not Banksy: Banksy’s Art Translated to Photos

Banksy may very well be the most elusive artist of our generation, and he is one of the most respected as well. We already have featured Hanksy, who has made a name for himself “copycatting” Banksy. This time, there is another artist who has built his work on the art of the street artist. Photographer […]

How to Turn Your iPhone Camera Into a Microscope

I have never been big on high tech cameras that can do wonders for one’s photos. I am more of the point and shoot kind of person, and as long as the photos turn out decently – not blurry for the most part – I am usually satisfied. Recently, though, I have been having issues […]

Earth Laughs in Flowers – Not Your Everyday Flower Art

It’s that time of the year again, when everyone and their mom seems to be caught up in the overly commercialized fever of the “Love Month”. We are not totally averse to Valentine’s Day, as you may very well know. We have posts such as the one about the Indiana Jones engagement ring. If, however, […]

Superheroes in a Drop of Water

Earlier this month, I discovered a photographer whose work stopped me in my tracks. Even the most jaded of people might even agree with me in saying that German photographer Marcus Reugels stands above the rest with his photographs. The work that caught my attention features drops of water refracting the earth, or at least […]

New Camera Will Change Photography Forever

Have you heard about this new camera that lets you focus the picture after it’s been taken? It’s called the Lytro camera, and it was dreamed up by a genius from Stanford who wants to help you capture perfect moments on film without having to wait for the focus. Instead, you can choose any focal […]

My Grandma’s a Superhero! Meet Super Mamika

Well not really, but I bet my grandma can hold her own. This grandma, though, has got what it takes to dress up and pose as if she had superpowers. Last year, French photographer Sacha Goldberg released a set of photos featuring his Hungarian grandmother, Frederika, as a superhero ((Grandma’s Superhero Therapy)). Grandma Frederika, then […]

Legotron: DIY LEGO Camera

AFOLs and photography enthusiasts, listen up! There is a guy that you might want to hail as your hero. Meet Cary Norton, a professional photographer who wanted to create something totally cool and different. I dare say that with his do-it-yourself camera, he has achieved his goal! Dubbed Legotron, Mark I, the device is a […]

Color night vision camera soon available. Paris Hilton sex tape sequel?

Night vision cameras are super devices that have been used in some super situations.  A few examples include the Paris Hilton sex tape, Jame Gumb’s creepy use of night vision in Silence of the Lambs, and a funny scene involving night vision from the hilarious movie, Step Brothers.

This Is What the Oldest Living Organisms Look Like

And I thought I was old! Thanks to the work of people like Rachel Sussman ((Web site: Rachel Sussman)), I get a better perspective on age. ;) Seriously, though, her recent photography collection about some of the oldest living organisms on Earth is something to marvel at. She went trotting around the world to capture […]

Cecelia’s “Flowers” – You Might Want to Take A Closer Look

Flowers always brighten things up. You have to admit that even if you are not the type who likes flowers, a bunch of brightly colored blossoms in an otherwise plain room makes a huge difference. Flower lover or not, you are in for a treat with these images. These photographs are the work of Cecelia […]

A Jack-Coke, Please – Magnified 1000x!

Christmas is just around the corner – how’s your Christmas shopping going? I have decided to skip Christmas this year, in the sense that I have not done – and will not do – any gift shopping. Most of you will probably do it differently, and if you are looking for last minute gift ideas, […]

The Mothership Has Come. To Montana.

Have you ever in your life seen anything so freaky? It’s like concept art from an alien invasion movie. Seriously: wow. This is no visual effect. According to NASA, it’s an actual supercell storm cloud photographed this past July over Glasgow, Montana. If it looks like the biggest tornado ever, there’s good reason. Apparently it’s […]

Microcosmos: Seeing the Beauty in Little Things

So many things surround us, that it is no surprise that we tend to overlook the tiny things – and I say this both literally and figuratively.  Sometimes, it takes outside influence to make us stop and enjoy these little wonders.  Microcosmos – the new edition – by Brandon Broll, is one of those outside […]

Star Wars Environment

If you are a true Star Wars fan and you wonder what it would be like to be on one of the planets like Hoth or Helska surrounded by cold and technology then Norwegian island Spitsbergen is the place for you. Spitsbergen lies in the Arctic circle where the sun is always above the horizon […]

Professional Cyberspace Photographer

Robert Overweg is an artistic photographer whose “photos” are screenshots from the virtual worlds of video games. The remarkable thing is, his photographer’s eye somehow manages to make his screens look like real-world artsy photos. But while his palette is nifty, his subject matter is what makes it really interesting…