Rob Russell

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Photographer Uses 19th Century Process to Capture the Awe of Meeting New York City

When Peter Liepke set out to create his series , he wanted to capture the feeling of having just move to New York City. The dream-like feeling of …

Understanding ISO: A Simple Explanation of How ISO Works and Why Increasing It Creates Noise

Ever wondered what’s actually going on inside your camera when you take your ISO from 400, to 800, to`1,600 and so on? If you’d like to find out, …

18-Year-Old Photographer's Spectacular Conceptual Self-Portraits

Eighteen-year-old Laura Williams joins the ranks of fellow young, extremely talented photographers such as Alex Stoddard and Kyle Thompson in creating spectacularly surreal and expressive self-portraits. The Cambridge, England native's photograph entitled <i>Invisible</i> recently went viral, with over …

In Pictures: Ten to-die-for cars you must see at the auto show

McLaren Cars<p>10. McLaren P1<p>When you hear “plug-in hybrid,” you automatically think of an earnest, tree-hugging ride designed to impress the crowd at a Greenpeace fundraiser. The P1 isn’t that kind of plug-in hybrid. Instead, it’s a 903-horsepower monster with the appearance of a mutant insect and a …

U.S. Navy to deploy 'Star Wars'-like laser system this summer; electromagnetic rail guns not far behind

BATH, Maine — Some of the Navy’s futuristic weapons sound like something out of “Star Wars,” with lasers designed to shoot down aerial drones and …

Travel tips: Gozo island, artistic holiday homes and the Yorkshire Dales

Take me there: Gozo<p><b>Why go?</b><br>It's a cliché but Malta's little sister island really is one of the Med's best-kept secrets. Its ancient citadels, sun-baked terraces and Byzantine churches are a gift for location scouts (see Gladiator, Troy, Game of Thrones), but for the rest of us, the red-sand beaches …

50 Amazing Finds on Google Earth

Google Earth is a virtual globe, map and geographical information program. It maps the Earth by the superimposition of images obtained from satellite …

Why I Just Quit My Job at Apple

About a month ago, after years of designing in various industries, making websites for small-time clients, working at failed and debatably successful startups, and fiddling with random side projects, I had been offered an interview at Apple. I couldn't believe it. I had just totally revamped my …

Distractify

Going from having no kids to all of a sudden being responsible for a human life is a huge transition. After the first few initial months of worrying …

Google's new Music Timeline: are you sure that's the story of punk?

That big colourful splodge, just above these words? That's all of pop history, that is. Well, all of pop history according to Google. Or, to be more specific, all of pop history according to Google Play users. Or, to be even more specific, all of pop history as defined by what Google Play users …

Big Day Out: Pearl Jam, Arcade Fire, Snoop Dogg – in pictures

Australia's most famous music festival – which tours the country this month – hit the Gold Coast on Sunday with Snoop Dogg, Arcade Fire and Pearl Jam headlining. Here are some images from the day

Damon Albarn talks album, headlines Latitude

Damon Albarn – who has been announced as headliner for this year's Latitude festival – has spoken for the first time about his upcoming solo album, Everyday Robots, and has revealed it includes a song about a baby elephant he met in Tanzania. "It was recently orphaned and walked onto this …

Ten great ghost towns in the West