David Robert

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Holographic image of a black hole proposed in a graphene flake

Physicists have theoretically shown that, by applying a magnetic field to a small, irregularly shaped graphene flake, the flake becomes a quantum …

Black Holes

Fisherman Lands 17-foot Sawfish

Josh Jorgensen knew he had a really big fish on the line, but when he finally saw it, he was a bit shocked. It was a sawfish, which is a critically …

10 Steps for Capturing and Creating Quality Videos

It’s not unusual for still photographers to dabble in videography at some point in their career. With almost every high-end camera on the market …

8 Lessons Robert Capa Has Taught Me About Street Photography

<b>Robert Capa</b> is one of the greatest photographers to have ever lived. When he was still alive, he was proclaimed as “The Greatest War-Photographer in …

After Effects Motion Graphics Tutorial - Bottom Line

More Marvelous Noir-Style Movie Art from Marko Manev

How to Create Realistic Looking HDR Photographs

By Sean Ogle. HDR photography has gotten a bit of a bad reputation, simply because so many people don’t know how or when to use it. It kind of …

How a Stunning Aurora Video Was Made

Wildlife<p><b>Even a fever couldn’t keep filmmaker Anna Possberg from photographing auroras literally dancing atop her car.</b><p>“We jumped out and said, ‘The hell with the flu, we have time back home to get healthy again; we have to do some work,'” recalls Possberg, who was photographing aurora borealis in …

A Mathematical Look at Focal Length and Crop Factor

I’m hoping this post can explain a lot of the confusion beginning photographers have about focal length and crop factors. Some understanding of basic …

Aperture Priority, Shutter Priority, and Manual Mode

Digital photography has given almost anyone with a camera the potential to become a creative photographer. These days even compact cameras offer …

Shutter Speed

Top 10 Zoo Photography Tips

Are you happy with the photographs you took last time you went to your favorite zoo? Photographing animals at the zoo affords the photographer many …

Landscape Photography

How to Recreate These 3 Popular Photographic Filters in Photoshop

‘The best laid plans of mice and men' as the old adage goes – how many times have you set you camera up to take that spectacular scene in front of …

Infrared Photography: Tips on How to Get Started

You have always wanted to try infrared photography, but you’ve been lead to believe that this can only be done using expensive IR cameras? This …

Film Photography

A Beautiful Video of the Daguerreotype Process

The way film photographers feel about digital photographers may be the way daguerreotype photographers feel about the film guys. Working with …

Photographs of Sunlight, Shadows, Stars, and Storms on the Atlantic

Duesseldorf, Germany-based photographer Jakob Wagner wants to show you how diverse photographs of the Atlantic Ocean can be. The images in his series …

Nat Geo Photographer on Storytelling and Striving for Authenticity

National Geographic’s Stephen Alvarez is part photographer, part filmmaker and part explorer. That triad makes his photography great because while …

Photoshop Blend Modes Explained

Working with blend modes is almost always an experimental process. Because it’s nearly impossible to predict the results, you always seem to end up …

Tutorials

Margaret Thatcher: the Iron Lady of British film

Only recently, filmgoers had been invited to believe in Margaret Thatcher as post-feminist victim-heroine, an image which bemused those who …