Photography

Exposing the Invisible with X-Rays

Posted By Guest on January 23, 2010

X-Ray of Loader

Nick Veasey creates X-ray images that reveal the inner workings of familiar objects - from the components of a notebook computer - to the anatomy of a Boeing 747. The 747 X-Ray image took Veasey more than three months to create.Read More

Amazing Lava Photos From Hawaii

Posted By Guest on January 16, 2010

Scientists run from lava flow in Royal Gardens, Hawaii
Scientists run from surging lava flow

The U.S. Geological Survey has an extensive database of lava-related events in Hawaii. One hundred of the best images were selected from the collections of the Hawaiian Volcano Observatory.Read More

Largest Digital Camera

Posted By Guest on January 13, 2010

570-Megapixel Digital Camera is the Largest in the World
Largest Digital Camera

You’re looking at the heart of one of the biggest digital cameras ever conceived — 74 CCD sensors that will go into an enclosure the size of a Mini Cooper. The 570-megapixel shooter is being built at Fermilab by an international team of particle physicists and astronomers, who think it will help solve one of the great mysteries of the cosmos: What is dark energy?Read More

San Francisco Made from Jell-O

Posted By Guest on January 10, 2010

Artist Liz Hickok creates buildings and even entire cities made of Jell-O
San Francisco Made from Jell-O

Artist Liz Hickok makes San Francisco city landscapes by constructing scale models of the architectural elements which she uses to make molds.

Double Exposure Photography

Posted By Guest on January 07, 2010

One of the oldest tricks in the photography book revisited
Double Exposure Photography

Brian Auer

A double exposure is a relatively simple photography trick that can be used to achieve all sorts of fun effects - ghosts, fake twins, mirror images or something as simple as superimposing a backdrop of trees into a romantic scene.Read More

Full Vision Color Gamut Camera

Posted By Guest on December 28, 2009

New Digital Camera Sees Same Colors as Human Eye

PaPaLaB Co Ltd, a Japan-based venture firm specializing in image processing technologies and optical measurement technologies, developed the YC-3300, an industrial digital camera dubbed "full-visible-color-gamut camera."Read More

Automatic Photography Machine

Posted By Guest on December 28, 2009

Automatic Photography Machine

Photosimile 5000 is the world’s first office photography machine, allowing anyone to create professional, shadow-free pictures. [with video]

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Mars Robot Captures Images in 3D

Posted By Guest on December 23, 2009

A semi-autonomous robot named Nanook has 3D scanning capability with image stitching
Mars Robot Captures Images in 3D

Michael Comberiate, who manages the Special Projects Initiatives at the NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center, and his team developed a robot named Nanook that is being tested at the arctic and that could wind up in the Mars Rover mission.

Communicating between their offices in Maryland and the robot at the South Pole is similar to communicating to a roving robot on Mars. The engineers experience satellite synchronization issues with volumes of data as the robot takes digital dot-matrix pictures of objects it finds, similar to what they will experience when transmitting with equipment on another planet.Read More

NASA Discovers Liquid on Saturn's Moon

Posted By Guest on December 19, 2009

NASA Discovers Liquid on Saturn's Moon

NASA scientists revealed Friday a first-of-its-kind image from space showing reflecting sunlight from a lake on Saturn's largest moon, Titan.Read More

Amazing Golden Gate Bridge Photos

Posted By Guest on December 17, 2009

Golden Gate Bridge Photos

Telstar Logistics had an opportunity to take some incredible photos from the south tower of the Golden Gate Bridge.

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