Andy Rappaport

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This is How One Photographer Dodges and Burns His Photos

Photographer and visual artist Antti Karppinen dodges and burns his photos using a single 50% natural gray layer in Overlay blending mode. By sharing …

The Eerie Allure of Japanese Vending Machines

For the past nine winters, photographer Eiji Ohashi has been keeping an eye out for a very specific scene while traveling around his home base of …

Bob Dylan's 'Not Dark Yet' Reimagined By Sisters Shelby Lynne And Allison Moorer

Watch the exclusive video premiere right here.<p>Shelby Lynne and Allison Moorer tackle a wide variety of cover tracks on their upcoming album, “Not Dark Yet.” The set, due out Aug. 18, finds the musical sisters taking on songs by The Killers, Jason Isbell, Merle Haggard and Nirvana.<p>They also do a …

Music

In Netflix's fantastic, wacky Okja, it's Tilda Swinton vs. superpig

It’s a satire about factory farming and corporate greed, but with awesome chase scenes.<p>A sprightly, creepily cheery woman strides across the screen. She’s wearing a fantastical blond blunt-cut wig and has braces on her teeth. She’s Lucy Mirando, she tells us, with an indefatigable grin. (She’s …

New Jersey

Review: Sera Cahoone, 'From Where I Started'

<i>Note: NPR's First Listen audio comes down after the album is released. However, you can still listen with the Spotify or Apple Music playlist at the bottom of the page.</i><p>For more than a decade, singer-songwriter Sera Cahoone has specialized in a shy, introverted kind of folk music: She started her …

Apple Music

Pre-Fire Photos From Inside Oakland's 'Ghost Ship' Collective, Which Was Cited Two Weeks Ago By Building Inspectors

Details are still emerging and the names of the dead have yet to be confirmed in a deadly warehouse fire that broke out Friday night in a bohemian …

Christopher Ward C8 Power Reserve Chronometer Watch Review

Debuted on aBlogtoWatch not too long ago, I now get to review the first "re-branded" Christopher Ward watch that I really like. Based on the …

Couple Builds a Tiny House and Travels Across the Country in It

Guillaume Dutilh and Jenna Spesard are undertaking what many people only dream of doing. They are making a reality of traveling across America and …

North America

Video: All About The Rad Video Art Scene In SF In The 1970s

KQED and SFMOMA on the Go have just made this great documentary short about pioneering video artists in San Francisco in the 1970s — people like Skip …

A shocking look at our imperiled planet

Hieronymus Bosch’s ghastly depictions of hell meet their match in many of the real-life images collected in a sobering new book, “Overdevelopment, Overpopulation, Overshoot.”<p>Published by San Francisco’s Goff Books in collaboration with the Population Media Center and the Population Institute, the …

Google Earth

These are the 25 hottest startups in San Francisco

We have compiled a list of 25 of the hottest startups in San Francisco. To do so, we spoke to investors, employees, journalists, and active members of the city's tech scene.<p>Though our list includes some big names, it also features young startups, some of which you may not have heard of yet.

Startups

‘The Rain Maker’: How I Shot a Conceptual Wet Plate Collodion Photograph

During past few weeks I have been working on a new picture I had in mind. This time I already knew the title: “The Rain Maker.” It’s a picture made …

A Cartography of Incarceration in the United States

Incarceration in the United States is often isolated and invisible. Data artist Josh Begley has created an online Prison Map that catalogues aerial …

Xiaomi, suddenly the world's most valuable startup, raises $1.1B

The co-founder of the Chinese smartphone startup uses Facebook to confirm the financing, which gives it a valuation of $45 billion.<p>There's apparently no stopping Xiaomi's ascent.<p>The Chinese smartphone maker, which has been on a tear over the last four years, has raised $1.1 billion in venture …

How to Shoot 8×10 Large Format Film: A Detailed Step-by-Step Walkthrough

Using an 8×10 camera requires patience, attention to detail and a whole lot of steps in between. But don’t worry if you’ve never done it before: here …

Weird and cool 'Touching the Art' series heads to Art Basel

Utter the words "TV show about art" and chances are that you'll think harp music and agreeable nuns. But "Touching the Art," the online series created by the Ovation network, has ditched the public television formula for something edgier: a round-table hosted by artist and comedian Casey Jane …

Lineup

Fretboard Journal: Martin Guitar eBook

A glimpse at some of our favorite Martin Guitar (and Martin artist) tales from the Fretboard Journal.

26 Stunning Images You Won't Believe Were Found On Google Street View

He created a Tumblr, 9-eyes — named after the 9 cameras Google Street View uses— where he curates the best images he finds.<p>Rafman says sometimes he picks a location and "just wanders," captivated by what he sees.<p>He also doesn't document where exactly the photos were taken.<p>He told The New York Times …

piccure+ Software Promises to Give Your $300 Lens the Magic of a $3,000 Lens

What’s the difference between the results of a $300 consumer lens and a $3,000 top-of-the-line lens? If piccure is to be believed, one answer is …

The Top 5 iPhone 6 Accessories And Cases

The Apple iPhone 6 mania doesn’t end with the purchase of a costly handset, no, there’s a raft of new, and smart, accessories that are beginning to hit to market too. Smartphone accessories are beginning to enter the realms of genuinely useful add-on, rather than half-baked poorly-built Christmas …

ProCam 2 is the First App to Show Off Apple’s iOS 8 Manual Camera Controls

ProCam 2 is out and ready for download today alongside iOS 8, and it has the distinction of being the first camera app to utilize the full manual …

Tom Scholz: Sound Machine

Tom Scholz is one of those musicians whose role in rock history is easy to underestimate, but the accomplishments stack up. Scholz is the lead songwriter behind Boston, whose debut album stands at No. 12 on the RIAA's list of the best-selling albums of all time. Since it was released in 1976, <i>Boston</i> …

Music

There Is No Algorithm for Humor

Algorithms are much in vogue these days—maybe too much in vogue. The step-by-step procedure they employ for guaranteeing a result, unfortunately, comes with no actual guarantee:<p>By the way, while writing this I Googled “algorithm,” to make sure that I knew exactly how the word was defined:<p>But then I …

Online Photography Marketplace ‘Crated’ Offers an End-to-End Platform Like Never Before

When it comes to wanting to sell physical prints of your photographs online, there are but a few platforms. And of the platforms that do exist, many …

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Leica M Type 240 Digital Rangefinder Camera - Page 33<p>Index of Thorsten von Overgaard's user review pages covering Leica M9, Leica M9-P, M-E, Leica …