Category: Video

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Tip: Expedition Iceland, Short Movie by Eric Hines

In the busy world of today, you easily forget how beautiful the world surrounding us can be. There is hardly time to devote oneself to the wonders of nature. It is those people having 10 hours a week to spare for taking walks, smelling at flowers or climbing a mountain that are really happy. As ...

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Sigma 60mm f/2.8 Collection of Links: Reviews, Sample Images, Threads, Videos

According to some forum visitors, Sigma lenses for NEX and mFT are a by-product of the DP Merrill development. This may be conceivable for the 19mm f/2.8 and 30mm f/2.8, although the glass-elements are arranged differently. It appears less likely for the 60mm f/2.8 (said to be comparable with the 50mm f/2.8 of the DP3M), ...

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Tip: The Big Fat List of Documentaries About Photography on PetaPixel

On the lookout for inspirational photo material to get your creative juices flowing again? Want to find out more about photography and its most important personalities? Ever wondered who’s responsible for the outstanding National Geographic photos or what it’s like to be a war photographer? No worries, just have a look at “The Big Fat ...

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Video-Tip: René Burri tells the story underlying his most noted photos

I always imagined the person of René Burri to be like a musician who eschews spotlight and whose songs are practically known by everyone, only that no one can exactly tell the name of the artist when prompted to do so. He is without a doubt one of the best Magnum-photographers, but never really gained ...

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Optical Illusion: Photomontage or one single Photo?

Inductive reasoning is what enables us human beings to master new and uncertain situations by making assumptions and generalisations and thus cope with the complexities of our world. Stereotyped thinking is, after all, what structures our thinking processes and what makes them quick and efficient. But it is also a feature of the human brain ...

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Funny Video: Adobe plays a prank on people at the bus stop with real-time photo editing

In order to call attention to Adobe’s Creative Day series of events, Adobe put a funny video online two days ago. Passersby were secretly photographed at a bus stop in Stockholm and edited in real-time by Photoshop-guru Erik Johansson. Erik as well as the photographer were situated in a delivery truck on the opposite side ...