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Northern Lights 'best for a decade' in December

Senior NASA scientists have predicted that the current period of solar maximum activity will reach a new peak in December – affording travellers to the far north the best possible conditions for seeing the Northern Lights in the next decade.<p>On an official NASA video, Todd Hoeksema, the Director of …

Beautiful Photos of Auroras Shimmering Over Iceland by Stéphane Vetter

French photographer Stephane Vetter is a master of capturing gorgeous photos of landscapes at night. One of his favorite things to shoot are the …

Spectacular Photos of Iceland’s Northern Lights

If you’ve ever been to Iceland, you’ll know it’s one of the most beautiful countries on the planet (and also home to a disproportionate number of …

Waterfall Photography Tips and Techniques

Waterfalls seem to grab the hearts and minds of people. Go to any location that has one or more waterfalls and it is pretty much a guarantee that …

Fire and ice: adventures in Iceland

You could be forgiven for mistaking Iceland's scenery for a sci-fi movie set. Boiling water blasts out of geysers, and cracks in the earth belch steam. Arid plains and mustard-coloured rocks stretch endlessly into the distance. Volcanoes lurk menacingly under a covering of snow.<p>Iceland is …

Hiking

How to travel around the world in 80 days

In Jules Verne's classic adventure novel, Phileas Fogg had a devil of a time trying to travel around the world in 80 days. But in the 21st century, circumnavigating the globe has become a bit of a breeze: all you need is a round-the-world (RTW) ticket. In fact, a dedicated (if masochistic) …

Travel

Report Of Liquid Woolly Mammoth Blood Prompts Clone Talk

Scientists in Siberia say they've extracted blood samples from the carcass of a 10,000-year-old woolly mammoth, reviving speculation that a clone of the extinct animal might someday walk the earth, if scientists are able to find living cells. But researchers say the find, which also included …

How to Focus-Stack Macro Images using Photoshop

One of the biggest challenges facing macro photographers is getting your subject in focus. Not only is hitting the perfect focus point an exercise in …

Photography

Eye-catching Portraits of Women by Savannah Daras

Savannah Daras is a creative portrait photographer from Portland, Maine. Her style is simple and vivid, easily catching your attention. She seems to …

Miniature World Photo-Manipulations by 14-Year-Old Photographer “Fiddle Oak”

How old were you when you first started working with Photoshop? 14-year-old Natick, Massachusetts-based photographer and retoucher Zev has been at it …

Photographer Websites: Why You Need One And What To Do About It

The modern web was made for photographers; it’s such a visual medium where beautiful images have an incredible impact. Text, or copy, is still …

The Gecko and Other Amazing Shots

Things have been really ramping up on Light Stalking these days, and it makes perfect sense why. We publish a full-length article nearly every single …

Weekend readers' best photographs: sowing

The 2013 LENSCRATCH Backyard Exhibition Part 3

Sasha Tamarin, <i>Untitled,</i> Tel Aviv, Jerusalem<p>Dagmar Vyhnalkova, <i>Garden of Eden,</i> Oman<p>Marilyn Lamoreux, <i>Waiting for Spring,</i> Plymouth, MN<p>Fernando Ramirez,</i> …

The 2013 LENSCRATCH Backyard Exhibition Part 4

Yael Ben-Zion, <i>Backyard, from 5683 miles away</i>, Israel<p>Harvey Hanig, <i>Shed with Trellis</i>, North Aurora, IL<p>Chris Suspect, <i>Untitled</i>, Kennedy Street, …

2013 LENSCRATCH Backyard Exhibition

Laura Burlton, Backyard Clown, Houston, TX<p>Clare O’Neill, <i>Untitled from the Summertime Fun series</i>, Nambe, New Mexico<p>Mary Economidy,<i>Windy Day</i>, near …

New Photos of the Kodak S1 Micro Four Thirds Mirrorless Camera

The first fruits of Kodak’s partnership with JK Imaging are starting to emerge. Chinese camera site DCFever has published some photographs of the …

The Art of Great Fisheye Photography: View This Fantastic Video

Interested in using a Fisheye lens? Check out this hour long workshop with wedding photographer Gene Ho that will walk you through many of the …