Alexandre Santos

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X-ray Beams Can Recover Lost 19th-Century Photos

There’s a new photo recovery technique that may help humanity recover some of the world’s oldest photographs that were previously considered to be …

This Teacher Asked Her Students to Write to an Author. Kurt Vonnegut Wrote Back This

In 2006 Ms. Lockwood, an English teacher at Xavier High School, asked her students to write a letter to a famous author. She wanted them discuss the …

Misplaced Advertisements Make For Comedy Gold

(Image Link)<p>Effective advertising is all about proper placement- putting your ad up where your target audience will see it, making sure the ad is …

25 Of Banksy's Cleverest Works

But that hasn't stopped him from selling art pieces for millions of dollars, compiling books of his work, and making documentary films about his escapades, all while becoming a household name the world over.<p>Recently, a new Banksy work was itself vandalized, thrusting his name back into the …

Streetwear

Bombeiros surpreendem criança autista após ninguém da escola aparecer em seu aniversário

Menino estava decepcionado por não ter nenhum amigo em sua comemoração de 6 anos — mas acabou ganhando uma festa muito especial<p>Após <b>nenhum dos colegas</b> …

20 Funny Church Signs That Might Send Someone to Hell

<i>better start praying…</i><p>Oh, Good Lord! What Were They Thinking?<p>That’s what they all say.<p>Go figure. I would have guessed that would have come from a …

Breaking Bad

The German City Of Karlsruhe Just Issued A Parking Ticket To A Bent Car Sculpture By Austrian Artist Erwin Wurm

An illegally parked art installation in Karlsruhe, Germany was ticketed for 30 euro last week. The bent red Mercedes MB100D truck is the work of …

Everyone is Mocking TIME’s Latest Cover Photo

The August 17th issue of <i>TIME</i> magazine contains a cover story about the ongoing rise of virtual reality. Unfortunately for <i>TIME</i>, it’s not the story …

15 Street Artists Who Use the World as Their Playground

Street artists like Banksy and Space Invader have been playing with city dwellers for years, placing their work strategically for maximum impact. In fact, artists around the globe are constantly integrating their artwork into the landscape in unexpected ways. Working in large and small scale, the …

Streetwear

Life lessons from Shakespeare and Marcus Aurelius

William Shakespeare and Marcus Aurelius (the great stoic philosopher and emperor) have more in common than you might think. They share a recorded …

This Awesome Video Shows The Scale of The Universe in The Best Way Possible

I mean, we knew the Universe was big, but...<p>We get it. The Universe is epic, vast, and unknowable, and Earth is tiny. There are black holes billions …

PHOTOS: Finalists For The 2016 Comedy Wildlife Photography Awards

The 2016 finalists for the second annual Comedy Wildlife Photography Awards have been announced, and they are predictably delightful.<p>A grinning owl. A fish slapping a bear in the face. An unfortunate interaction between a buffalo and a bird. At least two eagles with very little dignity. Click …

Nature Photography

Fstoppers Reviews the Tamron 10-24mm f/3.5-4.5 Di II VC HLD Lens

The Tamron 10-24mm f/3.5-4.5 Di II VC HLD lens is more than an update of the older version it is a complete redesign in almost every way. Its overall …

Is This the Only Camera Lens You'll Ever Need? Fstoppers Reviews the Tamron 18-400mm f/3.5-6.3 Di II VC HLD

With recent advances in third-party lens tech and glass quality, Tamron’s new 18-400mm f/3.5-6.3 Di II VC HLD superzoom lens with its small form …

How to Geotag Photos When Your Camera Doesn't Have GPS (Shutterbug Video)

Shutterbug columnist and Photoshop/Lightroom expert Scott Kelby returns with another great photography tips video. In the short clip below, Kelby …

This Short Film is About the Life of a 35mm Film Camera

Filmmaker Andrew Saladino of The Royal Ocean Film Society made this 5-minute short film titled “The Life of a Camera.” It tells the story of a …

How to Use Neutral Density Filters for Long Exposures

Since the advent of digital technology, filters have become a far less popular part of a photographer’s kit. A lot of the effects created by filters …

Photographer Challenges Herself To Shoot In ‘Ugly’ Locations To Prove It’s All About The Skill, And Here’s The Result

A good way to put your photography skills to the test is to find an ugly location and try to make the best of it. Following on from a previous post, …

Why You Should Use High ISO for Night Photography

Rating:<p>4.00 based on 4 Ratings<p>January 26, 2018 By Grey Chow<p>Why You Should Use High ISO for Night Photography www.sleeklens.com<p>When talking about ISO, …

The Best Aperture for Landscape Photography

The question “<b>What aperture is best for landscape photography?</b>” is often asked via the CaptureLandscapes newsletter and other discussion venues.While</b> …

Here’s How to Shoot Stunning Landscape Photos with Dramatic Skies: No Editing Necessary!

We’ve all confronted a landscape scene that would have made a gorgeous photograph, were it not for a dull, drab sky. And while there are numerous …

Landscape Photography

I Am A Boston Photographer Who Took Beautiful Portraits In Some Unlikely Places

Have you been looking for that perfect location to take your client’s breath away? How many of you do one (or more) of these:<p>1. Endlessly drive …

How to make amazing travel photos even in ´bad light´

This video is about using natural light in travel/documentary photography. Mitchell Kanashkevich will show you how you can leverage natural light. …

How to scan 35mm film using a mirrorless camera

Ok, here is Robin Schimko´s second video about scanning. This time he is using a Panasonic GH5 and a 30mm macro lens to digitalize his 35mm film.<p>In …

A Guide to Neutral Density Filters

The neutral density (ND) filter is one of those tools that should be in almost every photographer’s camera bag. However, ND filters are mysterious to …

Sunrise, Noon, Sunset: How to Plan Your Outdoor Photoshoot With SunCalc

What You'll Be CreatingThere is no photography without light. What kind of light you have and how you use it is what makes or breaks your photos.<br>The …

Landscape Photography

Adobe Just Released the Final Standalone Version of Lightroom

Adobe just released the final standalone version of Lightroom. With the new 6.14 update, the era of new non-subscription versions of Lightroom has …

How to Run Nik Collection Standalone Without Photoshop or Lightroom

DxO recently announced that it has acquired the Nik Collection suite of popular photo tools after Google abandoned development in May. The Collection …

The Kodak EKTRA takes fantastic photos & makes phone calls too: $100 (Reg. $400)

This offer has expired!<p>Be sure to follow us on Twitter for the latest deals and more. Sign-up for our newsletters and have our best offers delivered to your inbox daily.<p>B&H Photo Video currently has the Kodak EKTRA 32GB unlocked Android smartphone/camera on sale for <b>$99.99 shipped</b>. Currently $400 at …

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