Juan Rincon

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The Origin Of Immersive Design? This Getty Exhibit Reveals The Technology Of Medieval Manuscripts

In the late 1300s, an anonymous English scribe made a book that could reveal the phase of the moon on any given evening. The book contained a <i>volvelle</i>, a set of overlapping parchment disks that the reader would rotate to calculate astronomical information. Related to the astrolabe, the volvelle has …

Archaeology

Mapping Your Brand's Strategic Sweet Spot

With this new tool, brand centrality and distinctiveness don't have to be contradictory goals.

A Better Way to Map Brand Strategy

Marketers have always had to juggle two seemingly contradictory goals: making their brands distinctive and making them central in their category. Central brands, such as Coca-Cola in soft drinks and McDonald’s in fast food, are those that are most representative of their type. They’re the first …

Man Successfully Controls 2 Prosthetic Arms With Just His Thoughts

A Colorado man can now control two prosthetic arms with his mind.<p>Les Baugh lost both his arms in an electrical accident 40 years ago. But with the help Johns Hopkins University's Applied Physics Laboratory and DARPA (Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency), he's able to control a set of Modular …

10 Mobile Photography Tips to Better Mobile Photos

Tip 01<p>Look for Leading Lines<p>With Pei Ketron<p>Pei's Advice:<p>When composing, look for lines (literal or figurative) that will provide a sense of movement …

Mobile Photography

These X's Are The Same Shade, So What Does That Say About Color?

Learning to name the colors is a ritual of childhood. At first kids have no clue; often they'll just say everything is "boo." Pretty soon, though, they can rattle off Roy G. Biv with aplomb. Still, that doesn't mean they understand what color actually is.<p>Mark Fairchild, who studies color and vision …

Say Goodbye to Khaki: Clothing Ideas for Women (Nature) Photographers

A few fun facts for our Light Stalking female members. 30% of Light Stalking's readers are women and we are very, very active across our site, …

Clothing

Penumbrae — Modern Dutch Surreal Photography - Photographs by, and interview with Juul Kraijer | LensCulture

<i>The visual artist Juul Kraijer began her career in drawing, then expanded into sculpture, and for the past two years has focused on photography as her medium. She was one of the international photographers who participated in LensCulture FotoFest Paris 2013. We had the opportunity to meet in person</i> …

Owls

All Info, Press Pictures and Price of the Canon 100-400mm II Lens Leaked

Holy product leaks Batman! Info and photo leaks don’t get much more comprehensive than this. In what they’re actually titling the official …

Pulitzer Winning Photographer David Turnley’s Advice to a Class of Photojournalism Students

I had a wonderful opportunity today in that I got to enjoy the company of Pulitzer Prize-winner photojournalist David Turnley in the setting of my …

Do It Yourself: Make Your Own Light Tent On The Cheap

Light tents are super useful tools to keep around the studio (or house). They're great for all kinds of photos ranging from product photography to …

Crafting

The ‘Lost Wallet’ Technique and 10 Other Great Tips for Photographing Wildlife

So you just got yourself a great telephoto lens and you’re aching to go shoot some wildlife (with a camera), but you have no idea what you’re doing. …

Photographer Examines the Relationship Between Albinos and Light in Photo Series 'Snow White'

Photographer Sanne de Wilde draws a parallelism between albinos and light in her photo series. Light leaves a permanent imprint on an albino’s skin. …

DxOMark Disappointed with the 7D Mark II; Sensor Lags Behind Some MFT Cameras at Base ISO

If you’re a Canon user and a hater of all things DxOMark, you might want to skip over this one and read this article on how well the 7D Mark II is …