Christian Rockström

294 Flips | 1 Magazine | 4 Likes | 4 Following | @Rockstrom | Keep up with Christian Rockström on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “Christian Rockström”

This Guy Shoots 100MP Aerial Photos While Hanging Out of a Helicopter

Jin-Woo Prensena is a Los Angeles-based fine art photographer who shoots gorgeous aerial photos from a top-down perspective. Instead of using a …

Magilight: An All-in-One Light Painting Stick for ‘Painting’ Real Images

The Fotorgear Magilight is a new all-in-one light painting stick that aims to be “the easiest and most professional tool to improve your light …

Image purports to show photojournalist who died during Spanish civil war being treated by a doctor<p>A photograph believed to be of Gerda Taro, one of the world’s first and greatest war photographers, apparently lying on her deathbed in a hospital during the Spanish civil war, has been found 80 years …

War

Scandinavian Design vs. Minimalist Design: What's The Difference?

The answer isn't just the countries of origin.<p>Navigating design terms can be as confusing as assembling a home entertainment system by hand. But to plan interior design that suits your highly specific, oh-so-original tastes and home, you need the language to talk about the nuances of certain styles.<p>…

Design

Edward Snowden made an app to protect your laptop

Wait, Snowden built an app?<p>Earlier this year, NSA whistleblower Edward Snowden met with Jacqueline Moudeina, the first female lawyer in Chad and a legendary human rights advocate who has worked tirelessly to bring former dictator Hissène Habré to justice. Habré was convicted of human rights abuses …

These 3 Images Are Good Examples Of Some Fundamental Photographic Composition Principles

One of the best ways to learn photography is by looking at examples that clearly demonstrate concepts. That is what we have tried to do in selecting …

Incredible Chemical Reactions Caught on Camera

Beauty of Science is a project that wants to engage people with science through stunning macro photos and videos of chemical reactions. Photographer …

Chemistry

This Avril Lavigne conspiracy theory has returned, and the internet is freaking out - News - Alternative Press

Marking the 14th anniversary of her massive single, “Complicated,” the internet has resurrected the conspiracy theory that claims Avril Lavigne is …

Trailed by a mysterious video, preceded by an arresting single, To the Moon and Back, and stealth-released on Friday, Fever Ray’s first new music in eight years finds Karin Dreijer (she seems to have lost the Andersson) in fierce form. Pitch-shifted into a pervading mood of menace, Dreijer’s vocals …

New Music

35 Happy Little Facts About Bob Ross

Whether or not you’re artistically inclined, there’s a good chance that you—like millions of other people around the world—have been captivated by …

Pop Culture

A robot named Heliograf got hundreds of stories published last year

Robots are taking our jobs, no doubt about it. Just in the past year we’ve seen barista robots, fast-food robots, pizza delivery robots, and even a …

Journalism

Swipe right for equality: how Bumble is taking on sexism

<b>Whitney Wolfe used to picture a social network where there were no men, one where there would only be compliments.</b> The CEO of the dating app Bumble …

Facebook’s translations are now powered completely by AI

Around 4.5 billion translations are made each day<p>Every day, Facebook performs some 4.5 billion automatic translations — and as of yesterday, they’re all processed using neural networks. Previously, the social networking site used simpler phrase-based machine translation models, but it’s now …

The 10 best virtual reality videos

Virtual reality (VR) could one day revolutionise our everyday lives; from our work, leisure time and how we communicate - <b>but what does that future look like?</b><p>Mark Zuckerberg’s Facebook, who paid $2bn (£1.2bn) for virtual reality firm Oculus Rift in 2014, believes the computer technology will “unlock …

Virtual Reality

This design studio creates giant moving sculptures that are suspended in midair

Poetic Kinetics is a studio that specializes in larger than life sculptures, many of which bring new life into public spaces around the world.<p>Their …

Sculpture

Recreating Brandon Woelfel’s Editing Style in Lightroom and Photoshop

Photographer Brandon Woelfel has a distinctive editing style that has netted him over 1.2 million followers on Instagram. This 15-minute crash course …

Tutorials

Introducing America as You’ve Never Seen it Before

As a continuation of his initial <i>Flatland</i> project, Istanbul-based photographer Aydin Büyüktas travelled to the USA at the end of 2016 to expand his …

‘The Falling Man’ Photographer Talks About His Haunting 9/11 Photo

In the moments after the September 11, 2001, attacks, Associated Press photojournalist Richard Drew shot a haunting photo of a man falling from the …

The 7 Best Glamping Spots for Fall

Fancy camping is the way to go—no bugs, no backaches, but the same spectacular views. So pack your luggage and leave your sleeping bags at home. These seven glamping go-tos merge indoor luxury with the great outdoors.

Hiking

Photographer Copes with Her Husband’s Depression Through Self Portraits

“Inside you one vault after another opens endlessly,” New York photographer Maureen Drennan recites a line from Romanesque arches, the 1989 poem by …

Cancer survivor Shirley Anderson receives 3D printed jaw

Anderson is able to wear his light and comfortable 3D printed jaw for long periods of time.<p>Doctors successfully used 3D printing technology to …

The World's Most Beautiful Historic Castles

They're literally fit for kings.<p>Built to protect and entertain royalty, ancient castles naturally possess a lasting beauty. But unlike the gated compounds of yesteryear, modern travelers can now step inside their historic gates.

European Travel

The weird food habits of the world's most powerful people

Oligarchs, CEOs, despots, moguls, kings and queens, take heed. When out in public, don’t come across as a fussy, picky crown-wearing ninny. As hard as it is for you Panama loving power-heads, do as others do and toe the ‘normal’ line, okay?<p>I’m looking at you Kazakhstan president Nursultan …

World Peace

‘Kids in Love’ Takes Us Inside the Brain of a Teenage Girl

“This is literally what is in the mind of a teenager,” says Brooklyn-based photographer Olivia Bee of her new photo book <i>Kids in Love</i>, which began …

There's Going To Be An Unauthorized "Friends" Musical In Chicago

OH. MY. GOD. *Janice voice*<p>View this post on Facebook

Watching a Solar Eclipse From a Plane Is Wonderfully Apocalyptic

Alaska Airlines changed a flight plan Tuesday just so passengers could see the only solar eclipse of 2016. Now, video of the bonkers in-flight …

Solar Eclipse

This Stop-Motion Animation Was Created with 3D Printed Babies

“Run Baby Run” is a new video by artist Eran Amir that shows a baby running through all kinds of locations. It was entirely captured in camera with …

I watched someone commit suicide in VR and it freaked me out

This wasn't how it was supposed to go. I was standing on a junkyard hovercraft, pointing my revolver at the young lady floating on the adjacent skiff. She was my enemy, but I couldn't pull the trigger. Her hand hovered between us, waving back and forth in the universal sign for "stop." Her gun …

Virtual Reality

BLADE RUNNER 2 Begins Filming This Summer