17. November 2020
von Michael Zhang
Kommentare deaktiviert für Cameraman Gets Rammed in the Groin by an Angry Sheep

Cameraman Gets Rammed in the Groin by an Angry Sheep

If you ever find yourself getting low to the ground to try and get the perfect shot of a horned animal, be sure to protect what’s valuable to you. A BBC cameraman found out what can happen if you don’t, as you can see in this short vir… Read the rest “Cameraman Gets Rammed in the Groin by an Angry Sheep”

29. Oktober 2020
von DL Cade
Kommentare deaktiviert für This Online Quiz Shows How Color Can Trick You when Guessing a Photo’s Age

This Online Quiz Shows How Color Can Trick You when Guessing a Photo’s Age

Photographers know better than most: how you edit a photograph can totally chance the perception of that photo for the viewer. But a new online photo history quiz wants to make this explicit, showing how converting a photo to black-and-whi… Read the rest “This Online Quiz Shows How Color Can Trick You when Guessing a Photo’s Age”

28. Oktober 2020
von DL Cade
Kommentare deaktiviert für An ‘Aural Ode’ to the Classic Zenza Bronica S2a

An ‘Aural Ode’ to the Classic Zenza Bronica S2a

In response to the classic camera shutter sound video we shared yesterday, a reader sent over another, even more enjoyable entry into the “oddly satisfying” category. Created a few years ago by YouTube user Tywen Kelly, he de… Read the rest “An ‘Aural Ode’ to the Classic Zenza Bronica S2a”

27. Oktober 2020
von DL Cade
Kommentare deaktiviert für Parody Video Pokes Fun at the Tragically Artistic ‘High School Photographer’

Parody Video Pokes Fun at the Tragically Artistic ‘High School Photographer’

If you need a bit of comic relief on Monday evening, this short parody by YouTuber MasterChiefin1 has you covered. It’s an ode to “the high school photographer,” that one person who “thought they were put on this E… Read the rest “Parody Video Pokes Fun at the Tragically Artistic ‘High School Photographer’”

26. Oktober 2020
von DL Cade
Kommentare deaktiviert für Photographer Called Out for Consent Form that Includes ‘Sexual Arousal’ Clause

Photographer Called Out for Consent Form that Includes ‘Sexual Arousal’ Clause

A Melbourne-based photographer is being called out online after a photo of his model consent form was shared on social media. The form includes several unsavory clauses, including a “sexual arousal” clause and an agreement … Read the rest “Photographer Called Out for Consent Form that Includes ‘Sexual Arousal’ Clause”

26. Oktober 2020
von DL Cade
Kommentare deaktiviert für Canon Patents Smartphone Camera Attachment with Multiple Lenses

Canon Patents Smartphone Camera Attachment with Multiple Lenses

A new patent has been unearthed that reveals yet another strange camera design from the folks at Canon. Following in the footsteps of the “clippable” IVY REC and monocular Powershot Zoom camera, this particular creation wou… Read the rest “Canon Patents Smartphone Camera Attachment with Multiple Lenses”

23. Oktober 2020
von DL Cade
Kommentare deaktiviert für Using Canon’s ISO 4,500,000 Camera to Shoot Fluorescence in the Amazon Rainforest

Using Canon’s ISO 4,500,000 Camera to Shoot Fluorescence in the Amazon Rainforest

When filming the award-winning documentary Awavena in the Amazon rainforest, Director of Photography Greg Downing needed a way to capture the extremely dim light given off by various fluorescent plants and insects. So he turned to Canon… Read the rest “Using Canon’s ISO 4,500,000 Camera to Shoot Fluorescence in the Amazon Rainforest”

22. Oktober 2020
von DL Cade
Kommentare deaktiviert für This Cheap Projector Lens Creates the Most Intense Swirly Bokeh

This Cheap Projector Lens Creates the Most Intense Swirly Bokeh

Photographer, YouTuber, and weird lens connoisseur Mathieu Stern recently made one of his coolest finds yet. It’s the Carl Zeiss 105mm f/1.9 Kipronar T, a cinema projector lens he describes as “one of the most amazing swirly … Read the rest “This Cheap Projector Lens Creates the Most Intense Swirly Bokeh”

21. Oktober 2020
von DL Cade
Kommentare deaktiviert für This 140-Year-Old Metal Bird is the Origin of the Phrase ‘Watch the Birdie!’

This 140-Year-Old Metal Bird is the Origin of the Phrase ‘Watch the Birdie!’

Professional wet plate photographer Markus Hofstätter is obviously fond of historical photography processes. But his latest video doesn’t actually involve taking any photos; instead, he’s restoring a 140-year-old chi… Read the rest “This 140-Year-Old Metal Bird is the Origin of the Phrase ‘Watch the Birdie!’”

20. Oktober 2020
von DL Cade
Kommentare deaktiviert für Using a 17-Year-Old Digital Back on a Hasselblad 500C/M

Using a 17-Year-Old Digital Back on a Hasselblad 500C/M

Photographer Mark Fore has a classic Hasselblad 500C/M that he would love to shoot digitally, but he didn’t want to drop $6,400 on the new 907x 50c with the compatible CFV II 50C digital back. Instead, he picked up a 17-year-old Phase O… Read the rest “Using a 17-Year-Old Digital Back on a Hasselblad 500C/M”

13. Oktober 2020
von DL Cade
Kommentare deaktiviert für Watch: Safety Drone Warns Pro Surfer as Shark Closes In

Watch: Safety Drone Warns Pro Surfer as Shark Closes In

As part of a new “shark mitigation program,” the organization Surf Life Saving NSW has begun operating special safety drones in 34 locations across New South Whales. Recently, one of these drones captured an extremely close … Read the rest “Watch: Safety Drone Warns Pro Surfer as Shark Closes In”

12. Oktober 2020
von DL Cade
Kommentare deaktiviert für Watch: Passengers Fall Off Speedboat During Photo Shoot, Boat Goes Flying

Watch: Passengers Fall Off Speedboat During Photo Shoot, Boat Goes Flying

This past weekend, all three occupants of a speedboat in Marin County, Florida somehow fell overboard while “doing a photo shoot,” sending the unmanned boat careening towards the shore at full speed, where it hit a dock and we… Read the rest “Watch: Passengers Fall Off Speedboat During Photo Shoot, Boat Goes Flying”

9. Oktober 2020
von DL Cade
Kommentare deaktiviert für These Guys Strapped a RED Camera to a 100mph FPV Racing Drone

These Guys Strapped a RED Camera to a 100mph FPV Racing Drone

Filmmaker and YouTuber Potato Jet recently teamed up with first person view (FPV) racing drone pilot Paul Nurkkala to try something kind of crazy: they strapped Potato Jet’s RED cinema camera to a custom-built, high-speed octa-co… Read the rest “These Guys Strapped a RED Camera to a 100mph FPV Racing Drone”

9. Oktober 2020
von Jaron Schneider
Kommentare deaktiviert für Canon Partners with Artist to Make Lens-Inspired Drinking Glasses

Canon Partners with Artist to Make Lens-Inspired Drinking Glasses

Canon has partnered with a Japanese craftswoman to produce drinking glasses that are designed to look or feel like using the company’s lenses. There are three sets being produced: one modeled after the look of lenses, one after how l… Read the rest “Canon Partners with Artist to Make Lens-Inspired Drinking Glasses”

8. Oktober 2020
von DL Cade
Kommentare deaktiviert für How Hand-Painted Photographs Helped Introduce Japan to the World

How Hand-Painted Photographs Helped Introduce Japan to the World

When you see the term “colorized photo” you probably imagine skilled retouchers working in Photoshop, or perhaps a machine learning algorithm that does that same work automatically. But the original colorized photos were … Read the rest “How Hand-Painted Photographs Helped Introduce Japan to the World”

8. Oktober 2020
von DL Cade
Kommentare deaktiviert für Radio Tower Camera Captures Its Own Destruction in Raging Wildfire

Radio Tower Camera Captures Its Own Destruction in Raging Wildfire

The Oregon Department of Transportation has released some striking footage captured during the Beachie Creek Fire last month. Shot via several controllable webcams, the video shows a radio tower near Detroit, OR as it is rapidly engulfe… Read the rest “Radio Tower Camera Captures Its Own Destruction in Raging Wildfire”

7. Oktober 2020
von DL Cade
Kommentare deaktiviert für Lime One is a Tiny Light Meter that Attaches to Your Camera’s Hot Shoe

Lime One is a Tiny Light Meter that Attaches to Your Camera’s Hot Shoe

German engineer Johannes Heberlein has created a handy little photo accessory that should appeal to a lot of first time film photographers. It’s called the Lime One, and it’s a compact and intuitive light meter that you attac… Read the rest “Lime One is a Tiny Light Meter that Attaches to Your Camera’s Hot Shoe”

6. Oktober 2020
von DL Cade
Kommentare deaktiviert für This Colorized Footage of a Snowball Fight Filmed in 1886 is Captivating

This Colorized Footage of a Snowball Fight Filmed in 1886 is Captivating

Just a few days before multiple historians went on the record with WIRED to explain why people shouldn’t be colorizing old footage and photos, yet another video that does exactly that went viral online. This time, the subject was the … Read the rest “This Colorized Footage of a Snowball Fight Filmed in 1886 is Captivating”

2. Oktober 2020
von DL Cade
Kommentare deaktiviert für Sigma Sent Two Cameras Into ‘Space’ to Capture Earth from 100,000 Feet

Sigma Sent Two Cameras Into ‘Space’ to Capture Earth from 100,000 Feet

Sigma UK recently teamed up with the company Sent Into Space to… well… send a couple of their cameras to space. The group tied a pair of Sigma fp’s to two weather balloons and sent them each to an altitude of ~100,000 feet so … Read the rest “Sigma Sent Two Cameras Into ‘Space’ to Capture Earth from 100,000 Feet”

30. September 2020
von Michael Zhang
Kommentare deaktiviert für A Look at the Ginormous Gowlandflex Twin-Lens Reflex Camera

A Look at the Ginormous Gowlandflex Twin-Lens Reflex Camera

The Gowlandflex is a ginormous twin-lens reflex (TLR) camera invented by famous American glamour photographer Peter Gowland. The camera equipment shop Camera West got its hands on one through a trade-in and made this 3-minute video that … Read the rest “A Look at the Ginormous Gowlandflex Twin-Lens Reflex Camera”