Lisa Verran

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Climate models don't over-predict warming, study shows

If you listen to climate change skeptics, Earth's surface hasn't warmed appreciably in the last 15 years, and any "record" set last year is just the …

Climate Change
Oil & Gas Industry

Egloo Candle Powered Heater Is A Cheap Way to Create Warm Environment

Stop wasting money on your heater, use <b>Egloo</b> to reduce waste of electricity while still creating warm environment. Egloo is a candle-powered heater, …

Industrial Design

As Solar Installations Soar, Utilities Confront Distributed Renewable Power

As electric-car sales continue to grow, major changes are expected to come to the electricity infrastructure used to power them.<p>As solar cells become …

Solar Power

1 Big Oil Company That Sees a Future in Renewable Energy

Not many oil companies are betting on renewables, but this French oil giant is betting billions that solar and biotech will be a big part of its …

Renewable Energy

Solar Panels Floating on Water Will Power Japan's Homes

More solar power plants are being built on water, but is this such a good idea?<p>Nowadays, bodies of water aren't necessarily something to build around—they're something to build <i>on</i>. They sport not just landfills and man-made beaches but also, in a nascent global trend, massive solar power …

Samsung Unveils the NX30, Boasts Speedy Performance and Great Connectivity

You can expect a bunch of camera and gear announcements to go live ahead of CES, and breaking the ice for all of the other companies is Samsung, who …

Samsung Debuts Lighter and Faster Galaxy Camera 2

The second and final major camera announcement out of Samsung today was the successor to the Android-powered Galaxy Camera, aptly named the Galaxy …

Your First DSLR - now what?! - Digital Photography School

Photography

Samsung reveals Galaxy Camera 2 ahead of CES 2014

Jumping the gun before CES this year, Samsung has showed off two new cameras in preparation for the gadget show.<p><b>Jumping the gun before CES this year,</b> …

Get Your Creative Juices Flowing with Different Focal Lengths

Creativity

Still Life Photography

In today’s photo tip, we begin a study of still life photography techniques. We’ll start out with a still life photography definition that will …

Go Behind the Scenes with Talented Time-Lapse Photographer Michel Shinblum

Michael Shainblum is a name that has come up a few times on PetaPixel, and it’s always associated with a spectacular time-lapse that earns many a …

Robert Capa in colour sheds new light on a black-and-white master

One of the 20th century's most famous photojournalists, Robert Capa is renowned for his stark images of human conflict – but a New York exhibition of unseen colour shots could change all that<p>An extraordinary group of hitherto unseen colour photographs by Robert Capa, one of the 20th century's …

Striving to Achieve a Higher Level of Landscape Photography

As photographers, we want to capture the things in life that are closest to our hearts. Often, to find that perfect mix of passion, love and beauty, …

Landscape Photography

Interview with Award-Winning Landscape Photographer Lauren Henkin

Born in Washington, D.C., visual artist Lauren Henkin graduated with a Bachelor of Arts in architecture from Washington University in St. Louis and …

Everything You Need to Know About White Balance

The color of light can vary enormously, and this can have a big impact on the way your photographs look. From photographing in sunlight to shooting …

Landscape Photography