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”

27. Oktober 2020
von DL Cade
Kommentare deaktiviert für Oddly Satisfying Recording of Classic Camera Shutter Sounds

Oddly Satisfying Recording of Classic Camera Shutter Sounds

We interrupt this regular news day to bring you a short, oddly satisfying recording of classic camera shutter sounds. Created by photographer Ace Noguera, he wanted to share a showcase of vintage cameras that was both visually and aurally … Read the rest “Oddly Satisfying Recording of Classic Camera Shutter Sounds”

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!’”

17. Oktober 2020
von Martin Kaninsky
Kommentare deaktiviert für How Richard Nixon ‘Stole’ This Photo and Twisted It Into a Campaign Slogan

How Richard Nixon ‘Stole’ This Photo and Twisted It Into a Campaign Slogan

American people standing up to the Soviets! America needs Nixon! These were some of the tag lines attached to this photo during Nixon’s presidential campaign in 1960. But behind every picture, there is a story. And this is one of those photo… Read the rest “How Richard Nixon ‘Stole’ This Photo and Twisted It Into a Campaign Slogan”

12. Oktober 2020
von DL Cade
Kommentare deaktiviert für This Leica ‘Rifle’ is Expected to Sell for $250,000 at Leitz Photographica

This Leica ‘Rifle’ is Expected to Sell for $250,000 at Leitz Photographica

On November 21st, the 37th Annual Leitz Photographica Auction will take place in Vienna and online. And while the full catalog hasn’t been published yet, Leica has unveiled a few “highlights” for collectors to drool o… Read the rest “This Leica ‘Rifle’ is Expected to Sell for $250,000 at Leitz Photographica”

12. Oktober 2020
von DL Cade
Kommentare deaktiviert für This Leica ‘Rifle’ is Expected to Sell for $250,000 at Leitz Photographica

This Leica ‘Rifle’ is Expected to Sell for $250,000 at Leitz Photographica

On November 21st, the 37th Annual Leitz Photographica Auction will take place in Vienna and online. And while the full catalog hasn’t been published yet, Leica has unveiled a few “highlights” for collectors to drool o… Read the rest “This Leica ‘Rifle’ is Expected to Sell for $250,000 at Leitz Photographica”

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”

24. September 2020
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Kommentare deaktiviert für How Kodak is Seeking to Reinvent Itself After Failing to Adapt

How Kodak is Seeking to Reinvent Itself After Failing to Adapt

The Wall Street Journal recently released a mini-doc that tells the entire story of Kodak—a story of a once-dominant company that made its name in film, and is now seeking to reinvent itself as a drug company after struggling to adapt to a fut… Read the rest “How Kodak is Seeking to Reinvent Itself After Failing to Adapt”

13. August 2020
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Kommentare deaktiviert für Russell Kirsch, Inventor of the Pixel, Passed Away This Week

Russell Kirsch, Inventor of the Pixel, Passed Away This Week

Computer scientist Russell A. Kirsch, the inventor of the pixel and an undisputed pioneer of digital imaging, passed away on Tuesday in his Portland home from complications arising from a form of Alzheimer’s disease. He was 91 year… Read the rest “Russell Kirsch, Inventor of the Pixel, Passed Away This Week”

5. August 2020
von DL Cade
Kommentare deaktiviert für These are the World’s First Photos of Lightning

These are the World’s First Photos of Lightning

In the 1880s, photographer William Jennings set out to prove that lightning was a far more varied and volatile thing than a simple zig zag in the sky. After some trial and error, he ultimately succeeded, capturing what is often shared onlineRead the rest “These are the World’s First Photos of Lightning”