Sean Pelletier

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DIY: An Automated, Motorized Camera Dolly Made Out of LEGO and an Arduino

In the past, we’ve shared a few different ways to make a DIY dolly, but today’s version is a bit more… childish than those. That’s because this …

What You Need to Know About The Basics of Green Screen Photography

Once the preserve of Hollywood films and sophisticated television studios, green screen technology has now filtered down to within the reach of the …

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Traditional Pinup Photos with Splashes of Milk as Clothes Captured with High-Speed Photography

Inspired by the classic pin-ups of the 1940’s and 1950’s, photographer Jaroslav Wieczorkiewicz came up with a current version of those iconic …

Craig Venter Will Teleport Your DNA

In 2007 J. Craig Venter and his team sequenced an entire human genome—Venter's own—making scientific history. Three years later his team became the first to successfully create "synthetic life," and won a Popular Mechanics Breakthrough Leadership Award. In his newest book, Life at the Speed of …

The Albertina Rasch Girls - a picture from the past

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If you don’t have video in your content mix, you’re missing out. It’s simpler to make than ever, ...<p>November 1, 2017<p>Want to know how to make …

Timelapse of The Burning Man Festival 2013

What appears at first to be an abstract animated image of colors and lights is actually a mountain top view of Black Rock City during the 2013 …

Festivals

The Ultimate Guide to Learning how to use Your first DSLR

In this guide we share tips on how to use a DSLR. It's perfect for beginner photographers with their first camera. You'll be taking great photos in …

Photography

A Broken Kindle Made Me Happy

My Kindle broke yesterday. This made me very happy. Not at first you understand. I was quite cross as I wanted to read the end of my thriller. But when you are a book addict and you have no new books to read, you read old ones. And I made a remarkable discovery.<p>First I read a book by a modern …

Happiness

9 Must-Have Motorcycle Tools

Without the right tools, easy jobs can get complicated. A stuck bolt gets stripped, or a carefully balanced bike falls off a makeshift stand. On the other hand, working on a motorcycle with the right toolslike thesecan be a pleasure.

There Is No Mistaking The Evidence, Cannabis Cures Cancer

Cannabis is one of the most powerful healing plants in the world and it makes cancer essentially disappear. Cannabis compounds are responsible for …

An Entire Amusement Park Crushed Into a Cube

In a fascinating sculpture entitled <i>Once</i> by James Dive, we see an entire amusement park crushed into a 4 x 4 meter (13.12 ft) cube.<p>James is a member …

Gran Turismo creator on the past, present and future of the franchise

There aren't many people who've made a career creating a franchise that spans the entire lifetime of a company's consoles. Kazunori Yamauchi is one of those men. He's led the development of the PlayStation's flagship racing franchise since there have been PlayStations to develop for. And he …

Behind the Lotus Formula 1 Team's Unlikely Union With Daft Punk

When Thomas Bangalter and Guy-Manuel de Homem-Christo (better known as the French synth duo Daft Punk) made a cameo appearance on a balcony overlooking last month's Monaco Grand Prix, the stunt represented a carefully curated merging between Formula 1 racing and mainstream music, based on the band …

IndyCar Coming to Forza 5 on Xbox One

At an event for the official debut of Forza 5, Turn 10 Studios—the masterminds behind the racing franchise—announced the addition of IndyCars for game play.<p>LOS ANGELES — When professional driver Josef Newgarden climbed into a Honda IndyCar parked in the valet line outside the Cathedral of St. …

The Cleverest Bike Fender We've Ever Seen Is on Kickstarter

Car sales have dropped by 30 percent over the last five years — a change fueled by the great recession, but also shifting preferences for urban …

Can Mario save the Wii U?

Nintendo's plumber has been left to do all the heavy lifting<p>Nintendo's booth at E3 contained nothing unexpected. There was a new <i>Donkey Kong Country</i>, <i>Mario Kart</i>, and 3D <i>Super Mario</i>, and a version of <i>Smash Bros.</i> for Wii U and 3DS that we weren't allowed to play. Meanwhile, <i>The Legend of Zelda: A Link to</i> …

The Classics: 'The Downward Spiral'

I am the voice inside your head<p>"I am the voice inside your head," Trent Reznor crooned after a violent sample from the movie <i>THX 1138</i>, "and I control you." Indelible words imprinted on a 12-year-old brain, and that was only the first 30 seconds of the album that changed my perception of the world …

Watch Nintendo's E3 2013 presentation here! (updated)

Nintendo's making its E3 announcements digitally this year, so if you're looking to hear more on the Wii U, 3DS and all those presumably incoming games, we'd advise you gaze into the embedded video stream right after the break. We'll be reporting all the notable news as it develops and it all kicks …

The 5 Basic Ways To Publicize Your Photography Business Online

Many novice photographers have grand designs on becoming a professional photographer and getting paid to take photographs all day long, but the …

How to Create a Black Background Anywhere with this Photography Trick

Many portrait photographers dream of owning a studio with all the bells and whistles. However, some photographers who work on-location in …

Photography

The Glory of Twixtor: Unorthodox Uses of Faux Slow-Mo

Have you ever wanted to make the video you shot on your DSLR look like it’s playing at 1000fps, or make people warp in and out of your time lapse, on …

Megan Jasper, the punk who saved Sub Pop

Back in 2005, soon after then-Mayor Greg Nickels officially acknowledged pop music was a big deal in Seattle by adding music to the Office of Film, …

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The Fractalist: The Memoir of Benoit Mandelbrot, Mathematical Maverick

<i>The Fractalist: Memoir of a Scientific Maverick</i> is a charming glimpse into the marvelously complex mind of maverick mathematician (and physicist, and …

New: The Art of Baby Belly Photography

This new guide is designed to demystify every aspect of maternity photography. It covers posing guidelines for charming belly pictures, lighting …

Bunny takes a shower [ORIGINAL VIDEO]

Artist James Harvey has proposed and is organizing a project seeing the complete re-telling of Otomo Katsuhiro's manga classic Akira using characters from The Simpsons. Inspired by fellow artist Ryan Humphrey's drawings, James is enlisting the help of 768 people to each create 6 pages each of all six volumes. Find out more and see Humphrey's drawings here: http://bit.ly/14RwlKD

Wedding Photograph Features a Hungry T-Rex Chasing the Bridal Party

Here’s a fun wedding photo idea we’ve never seen before: dinosaur photobombing. Baton Rouge, Louisiana-based wedding photographer Quinn Miller …