Oliver Falla

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These photos provide a glimpse into student life in Russia

Russian photographer Lialia Gimadeeva started her visual diary in 2008 when she moved to Kazan in Tatarstan to study. For some time she lived in an old student dormitory – typical for universities across the country. The rooms were small and interiors crammed, and the new rules of cohabitation with …

Photography

20 First Photos from the History of Photography

Photography has been a medium of limitless possibilities since it was originally invented in the early 1800s. The use of cameras has allowed us to …

NASA competition pays you to design a 3D-printed habitat

If NASA is going to put humans on Mars and other distant worlds, it's going to need a place for explorers to stay -- and it wants your help building those extraterrestrial homes. The agency has launched the 3D Printed Habitat Challenge, a competition to develop the best artificial housing for space …

Lily is the World’s First Throw-and-Shoot Camera

Lily is a new robotic camera drone that aims to shake up not only the drone industry, but the camera industry as a whole. It’s the world’s first …

This Canon DSLR Rig Shoots 3D Light Field Photos You Can Move Around In

A Los Angeles-based cloud graphics company called OTOY has announced the world’s first spherical light field capture that creates a navigable scene …

7 Things I Learned From Shooting One Portrait a Day for a Whole Year

Essentially conceived as a New Year’s resolution, I gave myself the challenge of producing one portrait every single day during 2013. I’ve had a …

Massive 2540mm f/8 NASA Lens Shows Up on eBay

If you want a lens that looks more like a spaceship’s laser weapon, today is your lucky day. A ginormous NASA 2540mm f/8 mirror tele lens has …

Cameras

This is What Happens When You Ask the Internet to Help Edit Your Vacation Photo

Be careful when asking the Internet to Photoshop a photo for you. The results may be unexpected and you could find yourself turned into the latest …

Next Mazdaspeed 3 to Debut this Fall as a Concept

Excellent news, Mazdaspeed fans: The next-generation Speed 3 is on track and will appear at this fall’s Frankfurt auto show in concept form, if a report from Australia’s <i>Motoring</i> is accurate.<p>This timing jibes nicely with the most recent intel on the car, which suggested that the Mazdaspeed 3 (which …

Honda Civic

Life Lessons Shared with Double Exposure Photos

Florida-based photographer Brandon Kidwell has been working on a lifelong project called “Wisdom for My Children.” It’s a series of beautiful double …

This is What a 343x Camera Zoom Would Be Like

In addition to the megapixel war, major camera companies are also engaging in a new superzoom war with their latest compact cameras. We recently …

Dumbing Down the D7200 – What Nikon Doesn’t Get About Wildlife Photography

With the introduction of the D7200, Nikon yet again ignored the desires of wildlife photographers. They didn’t shrink the buffer like they did with …

Cameras

How I Make Money as a Travel Photographer in 2015

Long gone are the days in which being a travel photographer simply meant you shot photography for a certain travel magazine or newspaper. The world …

A Wedding Photographer Story

She stands in the front of the church; her face carefully set into a pleasant expression, her breathing slow. The knuckles of her right hand, …

These Animated GIFs Show the Evolution of Cameras Through History

How have the designs of cameras changed over the past 100 years? The team over at eBay Deals wants to show you. They’ve created a series of animated …

Hennessey Plans to Offer Cadillac CTS-V with 1000 hp

John Hennessey is not a man known for restraint. The owner of the eponymous Texas-based speed shop crams hundreds of surplus horses into the drivelines of everything he touches, whether it’s pickup trucks, a Hellcat-chasing 717-hp Mustang, or a menacing Jaguar F-type. Now, he’s promising to tune up …

Sports Cars

This miniature flathead Ford V8 took 5,000 hrs to build

Ron Bement is a miniature parts genius, whose masterpiece is this 1/3 scale Ardun-headed V8 that'll rev to 10,000 RPM.<p>Ron Bement belongs to that class of hobbyist par excellence: the from-scratch miniature engine builder. Like the best of the best of that tiny circle of craftsmen, virtually …

Behold: The Crazy Capacity of a 512GB Memory Card

If you don’t mind shelling out $880 on a single memory card and putting all your eggs in one basket, you can buy Lexar’s 512GB CF card (or SanDisk’s …

3 Ways To Make A Star On Earth

Fusion: It's a blast!<p>Last fall, Lockheed Martin divulged a new fusion reactor design--one it claimed could power homes and cars in a decade. The wildly optimistic claim is reminiscent of that old trope: Fusion is just 10 years away ... and always will be. Still, experiments suggest we’re getting …