Have you ever seen the sea as calm yet as eerie as this?
Keeping still never hurt anyone. In fact, it can even snag you a winning Photo of the Day. Community member gepo1303 scored big by keeping still with this calming pinhole photograph. It’s as if the sea is cooperating and mellowed its raging waves for this photo opportunity. This photo was taken using a Holga 120 Wide Pinhole loaded with Foma Fomapan film. You can see more photos from gepo1303 in this album.
Congratulations to gepo1303 for winning Photo of the Day!
It's hard to remain calm and composed when you are in front of the ferocious king of the jungle. We salute you rocafish for being brave and giving us this wild photo! Congratulations for having our Photo of the Day!
The Olympic Park in Munich hosts ‘Von Hagens’ by Marco Sanges, an eerie yet artistic exploration of plastinator Gunther von Hagens’ work. The photo exhibit will run alongside the plastinator’s 'BODY WORLDS’ display from June 12 to October 5.
The Horizon Kompakt is a miracle in the shape of a 35mm camera. Just watching its multi-coated swing lens as it sweeps 120° degrees is a wonder to behold. With "Day" and "Night" shooting settings and battery free operation, it's also incredibly simple to use. Capture picture-perfect panoramas and get prints approximately the size of two standard frames. With the Kompakt, you'll see the world from a whole new perspective.
The brass-clad optical beauty that is the new Petzval Lens goes beyond being an eye-catching spectacle on one’s camera; it delivers high-quality photos and video, as seen in the samples we've come across since it found its way to photographers and videographers. If you haven’t seen what the new Petzval Lens can do, check out this footage shot by Martin Lachmair of Austrian firm Creative Director.
Have you ever looked at a photograph and wondered what lies beyond it? Take a look at this series of illustrations by artist Lauren King, who extends what can be seen on vintage photographs by adding graphite sketches, after the jump!
Movies based on literature isn’t a new concept, sure, and the last decade or so alone saw an influx of book adaptations. But have you ever pondered on just how many of these were inspired by poems? Have a look at our list for this week, and find out if you’ve already seen any of them!