Dominic Collins

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The 20 photographs of the week

Art and design,Photography,News photography,Syria,Greece,Brazil,London fashion week,Milan fashion week,Ebola,Refugees,Migration,Migration and development,Global development,Europe<p>The deteriorating refugee crisis in Europe, wildcat mining in Peru, Milan fashion week – the best photography in news, …

You could own a street-legal version of the Little Tikes car

The dream car of your childhood can now be the dream car of your adulthood. A giant street-legal version of Little Tikes' red-and-yellow car is currently for sale on eBay. It's a one of a kind, and there are some real perks to it. There are huge windows (although there's no glass), an engine so …

3D-printable ice house could be our home on Mars

One of the challenges of building a habitat on Mars is going to be materials. Transporting enough materials to build shelter will add to the shuttle payload, so a plan for a shelter can be built from materials that are already available on Mars would be really useful.<p>To solve this interesting …

How Destroying My New $1,600 Canon L Lens Made My Month

No. No. Please, no. A moment of terror for every photographer out there. I opened my photo bag, took out my camera to take a picture of the street …

Street Photography

Miniature Versions of the World’s Most Recognizable Photos

At a price tag of $4.3 million, Andreas Gursky’s “Rhine II” is the second most expensive photograph ever sold (the first allegedly sold for $6.5 …

3 Ways to Manipulate Selected Colors in Photoshop

If you have a good understanding of composition and photographic techniques, you have many tools at your disposal for making your images stand out …

This is ISO 4,560,000 with Canon’s Crazy New Camera

Back in July, Canon announced an ultra-high-sensitivity camera that has a ridiculously high max ISO of <i>over 4,000,000</i>. If you’ve been wondering what …

Haunting Theater Shooting Evidence Photos Released

The Colorado District Attorney's office this week released a trove of photos, videos and other evidence from the trial of theater shooter James Holmes.<p>The evidence, which prosecutors released in response to open-records requests, includes photos and security footage from inside the Aurora theater …

FYI: Can Anything Move Faster Than Light?

Yes, the universe itself will eventually outpace the speed of light. Just how this will happen is a bit complicated, so let's begin at the very beginning: the big bang. Around 14 billion years ago, all matter in the universe was thrown in every direction. That first explosion is still pushing …

Aquaman: Jason Momoa says 'just wait' before cracking jokes

If the Aquaman variety show and <i>South Park</i>’s “Super Best Friends” episode are any indication, DC Sea King bore the brunt of many jokes from comic book …

The search for Mexican drug lord 'El Chapo' Guzmán may have just taken a strange turn

On the morning on August 31, a Twitter account reportedly belonging to the son of drug lord Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzmán posted a photo that appeared to show the two of them together in Costa Rica.<p>The photo came less than two months after Guzmán broke out of a high-security prison in central …

Canon makes a 250-megapixel image sensor

The megapixel wars broke out on a new front today as Japanese camera giant Canon announced a head-spinning new sensor. The roughly 250-megapixel (19,580 x 12,600) APS-H CMOS sensor sets a world record for resolution in its size, according to a Canon release, and is said to be able to distinguish …

We tried Apple CarPlay, and it could completely disrupt the auto industry in one important way

General Motors, for one, will be making Apple CarPlay available on nearly its entire 2016 model lineup, according to Consumer Reports. Android Auto will come later.<p>We recently spent a few days with CarPlay in a 2016 GM vehicle, and the experience was a mixed bag. But that might have had more to do …

Siri

Over 1,500 Free 4K Stock Video Clips, All Courtesy of a Single Cinematographer

Mitch Martinez is a Philadelphia-based director of photography and cinematographer. Over the past 2.5 years, he has been working on building a free …

4 Quick Tips for Gaining Exposure on Photo Sharing Sites

One of the biggest thrills for photographers is sharing their work. After so much thought, time, and effort are invested in finding, composing, …

Canon Patents an Expandable LCD Screen That Can Span the Back of a Camera

Canon has some interesting ideas for what cameras of the future will be like. A newly published patent shows that Canon has looked into the idea of …

Cameras

Sat­lapse: Aerial Time-Lapses from a Bird’s Eye View

UK-based photographer Jamie Brightmore tells us that he has been working on a new style of filmmaking: a “a bird’s-eye aerial timelapse …

Time-lapse Photography

A Unique Elliptical Pool Table and ‘Loop’ Game Designed by a Mathematician

In a recent episode of <i>Numberphile</i>, mathematician Alex Bellos demonstrates his custom-built elliptical pool table. The table can be used to …