Alaisha Champagnie

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Stars, 2014 - Photographs and text by Ellie Davies | LensCulture

<i>Stars, 2014</i> explores my desire to find some balance between a relationship with the wild places of my youth, and a pervasive sense of disconnectedness with the natural world.<p>The Western landscape tradition embodies a pairing that James Elkins calls ‘the subject-object relationship’. Typified by the …

See the Process of Large Format Photography from Start to Finish

The guys over at Ledicia Audio Visual recently shared this beautiful video that shows process behind large format 8x10 film photography from start to …

Photography

Sport picture of the day: Claudia Fragapane flips on the beam

First published on Thu 31 Jul 2014 15.40 EDT

Graffiti Artist Sues Production Companies for $45K for Using His Tag in Their Show and Promo Materials

The next time you want to photograph some cool graffiti, you might want to think twice… you could get sued by the artist if that picture makes it big.<p>…

Get Taller on Demand with Spring: One of the Quirkiest Apps We’ve Ever Seen

In portraits, we’re well aware of the role physical proportions play on how a subject looks. Generally speaking, longer legs, an elongated neck, and …

A Majestic Japanese Garden in Portland

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Photographer Puts His Beautiful Underwater Photography to Use Saving the Oceans

The oceans are in trouble, and while marine biologists and conservationists and (God help us) politicians are the main advocates for the health of …

The First Man-Made Biological Leaf Turns Light and Water Into Oxygen

If humanity hopes to realize its dreams of exploring the stars, we're going to need to find ways to recreate life on Earth aboard a spaceship. Simply …

Extracted

Study finds 5 servings of produce is enough, but we're not eating it

How many times will we have to be told? Apparently we haven't reached the point when we'll change our habits, but here goes again: Eating five servings of fruits and vegetables every day can help us live longer.<p>That comes from researchers' analysis of 16 studies covering 833,234 people, published …

Deep sea octopus mom tends her eggs longer than any animal on Earth

Call it extreme parenting: Scientists announced the discovery of a deep sea octopus mom that faithfully guarded the same clutch of eggs for a record-breaking 4-1/2 years.<p>"This is the longest brooding or gestation of any animal on the planet," said Brad Seibel, an animal physiologist at the …

Octopus Broods Its Eggs For 4.5 Years, Longest For Any Animal

This is commitment.<p>In April 2007, Bruce Robison and colleagues happened upon a deep-sea octopus more than 4,500 feet below the sea off California. When they came back about a month later it was guarding a clutch of eggs that appeared quite new and small. So Robison, from the Monterey Bay Aquarium …

Rain of asteroids melted early Earth, boiled its oceans, study shows

When you look up at the moon's pockmarked face, you're actually staring at Earth's early history. The rain of asteroids that pummeled the lunar surface hit our planet too — it's just that erosion and plate tectonics blotted out the evidence. In fact, no rocks anywhere in the world survived to tell …

101 Geysers Spotted Erupting From Saturn Moon

Changing Planet<p>Dramatic plumes, both large and small, spray water ice and vapor from many locations along the famed “tiger stripes” near the south pole of Saturn’s moon Enceladus. Courtesy NASA/JPL<p>Erupting from fractures, 101 geysers dot the surface of Saturn’s frozen moon, Enceladus, report NASA …

Scientists reveal new vision of Earth 4 billion years ago

The Hadean and Eoarchean epochs were the real hell on Earth. For millions of years, our planet was heavily bombarded by millions of asteroids with …

Universe

Celebrating 400 years of the logarithm

<b>Robyn Williams:</b> We also look backwards to anniversaries, and this one is of the log. Makes sense to me, but what about you? Let's ask a young</b> …

How To Prove That Light Can Be Converted Into Matter

A decades-old hypothesis gets closer to solidity.<p>In 1934, two American physicists theorized that if one could make two photons collide, the collision would produce two positron-electron pairs—and thus convert light into matter. If proven in a lab, the process would be a pure demonstration of …