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The Basics of Manual Image Exposure in Eight Minutes

EVery photographer has to start somewhere; and when it comes to shooting photos every instructor will tell you to shoot in manual mode. The reason …

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Here’s How to 3D-Print Your Own Crossguard Lightsaber

The crossguard lightsaber introduced in the trailer for <i>Star Wars: The Force Awakens</i> raised eyebrows among skeptics as much as it elicited drools from …

With 3D Printing, Medical Devices Are Cool Again

<b>Editor’s note:</b> <i>Dr. Michael Patton is co-founder and CEO of Texas-based Medical Innovation Labs.</i><p>The recent and successful human implantation of a 3D-printed vertebra at Peking University in China captured the public’s imagination. I read the news (and its quick spread) as evidence that medical …

3D-printed pizza coming to your kitchen

The day when every kitchen has a 3D printer may be distant, but in 2015 at least a few cooks will be using such machines—thanks to a Barcelona-based startup that plans to sell the “Foodini” for approximately $1,300 starting late next year.<p>Advertised as the first 3D food printer that can prepare an …

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NASA Is 3-D Printing Tools In Space Like Crazy

Wrenches, and sample containers, and extruders, oh my<p>Astronauts on the ISS began printing objects on a specially-designed 3-D printer last month. They started small; the first object printed was a component of the printer itself, emblazoned with the logos of NASA and Made in Space, the company that …

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Can 3-D Printed Homes Help Solve Homelessness?

A new project will print homes for charity–if it can get funding.<p>The best way of solving homelessness, many advocates argue, is just to give people homes. Though it sounds simplistic–and expensive–a “housing first” policy in places like Utah and Boston actually saves the government money. Now a …

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Awesome See-Through Prosthetics Made with 3D Printed Titanium

Industrial designer William Root has devised an innovative new take on prosthetic engineering with this futuristic structure of geometrically intersecting metal strands. Designed to merge structural strength, lightweight construction, and minimalist elegance, the hollow <i>Exo Prosthetic Leg</i> is molded …

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Polyes Q1 3D printing pen includes integrated blue light

By this point, 3D printing pens aren’t anything new. We’ve seen different versions of them, including the 3Doodler pen that hit Kickstarter back in …

3-D Printed Candies: Coming to a Sweet Tooth Near You?

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New MakerBot 3D printing materials imitate stone, wood and metal

Advertisement<p>2 Comments<p>Credit: MakerBot<p>3D printing is slowly moving out of plastics and into, well, anything. MakerBot got in on the shift Tuesday at …

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Polaroid Announces a New Mobile Printer and a New Line of… Dashcams

Polaroid has new ownership and fresh determination to make its well known brand great again. This week the company launched a couple of new products …