Patrick Bidwill

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Stephen Hawking's strange law of entropy is making atoms on Earth act like black holes

A bizarre discovery has revealed that cold helium atoms in lab conditions on Earth abide by the same law of entropy that governs the behaviour of …

Archaeologists unearth statue of Queen Tiye in Egypt's Luxor - Ancient Egypt - Heritage

A unique statue, possibly of Queen Tiye, the wife of King Amenhotep III and grandmother of King Tutankhamun, has been unearthed at her husband's …

The End of the Universe as We Know It

What if the world around us is just a shadow of reality? Imagine, for example, that you wake up one cold winter morning and look out your window to find that the view is completely obscured by beautiful ice crystals, forming strange patterns on the glass. You might see something like the image …

Insane Light System Blasts the Energy of 10,000 Suns

German scientists have constructed a powerful new light system that can focus energy equivalent to the radiation of 10,000 suns <b></b>onto a single spot. …

Unraveling the Mystery of Who Lies Beneath the Cloth

Mummy No. 30007, currently residing at the American Museum of Natural History, is a showstopper. She’s known as the Gilded Lady, for good reason: Her coffin, intricately decorated with linen, a golden headdress and facial features, has an air of divinity. She’s so well preserved that she looks …

Archaeology

Scientists To Use Telescope That Could Capture Black Hole's Event Horizon

One of the most interesting and fascinating objects in the Universe are black holes. But despite the fact that they are thought to be at the center …

Camera Settings for Concert Photography Beginners

This guide is intended for concert photography beginners. If you have a DSLR camera and are interested in how to control your camera settings to take …

Let Photographer Woody Gooch Shift The Way You See The Ocean

Australian photographer and surfer, Woody Gooch, is sure to catch your attention. First, with his humorous, but very real, name, and second with his elegant, minimalist surf photography. Gooch finds a way to capture fleeting moments in the water while honoring the curling, curving beauty of the …

Photography

End of fillings in sight as scientists find Alzheimer's drug makes teeth grow back

Fillings could be consigned to history after scientists discovered that a drug already trialled in Alzheimer's patients can encourage tooth regrowth and repair cavities.<p>Researchers at King's College London found that the drug Tideglusib stimulates the stem cells contained in the pulp of teeth so …

200,000 Photos from the George Eastman Museum, the World’s Oldest Photography Collection, Now Available Online

There was a time when anyone with even the remotest interest in photography knew the name Eastman, if not the life and work of George Eastman …

Videography

Follow the “500 Rule” to Take the Best Pictures of the Night Sky

Night sky photography is a lot of fun, but it’s also challenging. Provided you have the right equipment, it mostly comes down to tweaking your camera …

Photography

How to Create Abstract Landscape Photos With Ease

By Viktor ElizarovCreating abstract landscapes is an advanced technique in photography. Before you can fully take advantage of this kind of …

Leica’s Cool New Camera is a Red-Hot Work of Art

The Leica M-P Grip by Rolf Sachs is both form and function at their finest…<p>The new <b>Leica M-P Grip</b> by Rolf Sachs (leica.com) isn’t just about looks. …

Cameras

5 Exotic Beaches Where You Don't Need a U.S. Passport

No passport? No problem! These world-class beaches in exotic locales don’t require anything more complicated than a flight to get there and …

Caribbean

Aerial Photography by Tobias Hägg

Stunning aerial shots of natural surroundings captured by Swedish photographer Tobias Hägg.Born and based in Eskilstuna, Sweden, Tobias Hägg is a …

6 Tricks to Add Depth to Your Photos

One of the obstacles that all photographers face is figuring out how to make their images look less two-dimensional and more three-dimensional. Of …

Landscape Photography

Sunlight Per Se, Not Vitamin D, Energizes Human Immunity

[Image by Gulcinglr via Pixabay]<p>While vitamin D certainly provides its share of health benefits, it’s far from being the only healthful thing we get …

12 New Year's Resolutions to Make You a Better Photographer

<i>New Year’s resolutions come in many forms, including fitness-based, financial, and yes, even photographic. Below are some suggestions to help you</i> …

Canon 5D Mark IV vs Nikon D810 vs Sony A7R II: Side-by-Side Comparison

If you’re in the market for a high-end full-frame camera, chances are good the Canon 5D Mark IV, Sony A7R II, and Nikon D810 are all contenders. …

Cameras

Cure For Cancer Found? Brain Tumors Disappear In Patient Receiving CAR-T Cell Therapy

2016 brought along a bevy of medical research breakthroughs among the international scientific community, from HIV and AIDs prevention to new …

Book Your Next Vacation to the Hotel Declic, a Fantastic, Photography-Themed Hotel in Paris

The Hôtel Déclic is a photographer’s theme park wrapped in the luxury of an elegant 4-star hotel in Paris, France. I discovered it as I was planning …

France

Samsung Unveils Quantum Dot Curved Monitors

Curved displays designed with gamers in mind.<p>PCMag reviews products independently, but we may earn affiliate commissions from buying links on this …

Quantum Mechanics

Phoblographer Awards RX100 V 5 Out Of 5 Stars

Better aperture value, improved video and image quality, and the addition of EVF are just some of the reasons Chris Gampat at the Phoblographer gave …

The lie-detecting security kiosk of the future

When you engage in international travel, you may one day find yourself face-to-face with border security that is polite, bilingual and responsive—and …

Border Security

Exploring Sweden – Södertälje, Södermanland

Inlägget Exploring Sweden – Södertälje, Södermanland dök först upp på The Biveros Effect.

Adventure photographer Renan Ozturk joins Sony’s Artisans of Imagery program

Sony’s Artisans of Imagery program has gained a heavy hitter: National Geographic photographer, North Face-sponsored climber, award-winning …

Diffusers

The majority of the macro shots I create are made in late morning and early afternoon. During these times of the day, shadows are deep and highlights …

Study: People have decreased empathy for those with attractive partners

Recent research suggests that you will feel less empathy for someone of the same sex who has an attractive partner, according to a study published in …

Rokinon goes wide with new 20mm photo and cinema lenses for Canon, Nikon cameras

Rokinon is filling a gap in its prime lens lineup with two new lenses, a Digital Photo 20mm f/1.8 and a cinema variation, the Cine DS 20mm …

Get Off The Program

When I run my photo tours, I often get asked what exposure reading I'm getting. Rather than share with my participants the meter reading in my …