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Using Fire with Still-life or Product Photography

Mixing fire with anything highly flammable seems like a disaster waiting to happen, but it can add an interesting twist to product or still-life …

Shooting Above-and-Below Photos of Icebergs with a Custom Camera Rig

Photographer Steve Mandel just returned from Antarctica, where he made photos of icebergs using an underwater camera, a surface camera, and a …

Surprisingly Sweet Portraits of People with Their Pet Skunks

When you think of skunks, the first word that pops into your head might not be “cuddly,” but to a thriving community of skunk enthusiasts, the furry …

6 Ways to Add a Little Spark to Your Photography in 2016

It's that time of year again. A new beginning. A fresh start. Cheers to another year gone by and a toast to the year ahead. Some of us choose to make …

6 Tips for Capturing Dramatic Skies in your Landscape Photography

Don’t let the land in landscape photography fool you–a great landscape photo relies just as much on the sky. Boring gray skies make for boring …

Landscape Photography

25 Moods of an Ocean, As Seen by a Photographer at Eye Level

For the past 2 years, photographer Che Chorley has been working has been working on a seascape project. Each shot is captured with the surface of the …

This is What Happens When a Camera Gets Dropped in Lava

Ever wonder what happens to a camera if you accidentally drop it into a volcano’s molten lava? Well, wonder no more, because some poor photographer …

Sony Alpha

Apple Has 800 People Working on the iPhone Camera

<i>60 Minutes</i> just aired a fascinating segment on Apple this past weekend, offering a behind-the-scenes look at the secretive and dominant company. …

The Smallest Color Inkjet Photo Ever Made is Invisible to the Human Eye

Believe it or not, what you see here is the world’s smallest color inkjet photo ever printed. It’s so small that it’s invisible to the naked eye: …

World Records

19 Photos that Capture the Enchantment of Wintertime (Sponsored)

These days, winter announces itself with snow days, scheduling delays, and red Starbucks cups, but to those who love the season most, winter …

Photographer Creates Stunning Shower Of Ice Crystals After Throwing Hot Tea Into The Air During -40 C Weather

A Canadian photographer has captured the brilliance of physics in one spectacular shot.<p>Michael Davies decided to document what happens when you throw …

Stephen Hawking