Archive for April, 2007

Kingston Launches Icons of Photography Website

Monday, April 16th, 2007

Kingston has recently launched Icons of Photography Website which has a series of interviews with award-winning photographers.



Kingston Technology Company, Inc., has launched a series of interviews with photographers on its Icons of Photography Web site. The first interview is with award-winning Sports Illustrated photographer Peter Read Miller. The 20 Questions interview series provides visitors with an up-close and personal look at some of today’s most respected photographers. With this new series, Kingston also debuts a newly-designed Web site created to encourage visitor participation and interaction with Kingston’s Icons.


Free Software: Rasterbator 1.2

Monday, April 16th, 2007

Rasterbator 1.2 Screenshot

Name: Rasterbator 1.2
Description: The Rasterbator is an application which creates rasterized versions of images. The rasterized images can be printed and assembled into enormous (or smaller, if you prefer) posters. Enter the online Rasterbation Gallery to see what the images look like.
License: Free
File Size: 866 kb
Requirements: Windows with .NET Framework 1.1


Airport Security Camera Bag

Monday, April 16th, 2007

The Think Tank Airport Security Camera Bag is designed to take the maximum amount of gear possible as legal carry-on, especially on INTERNATIONAL travel.

Camera Airport Security Bag



DIY: Waterproof Housing Using Condom

Monday, April 16th, 2007

A very interesting step-by-step guide on how you can use condom to make a waterproof housing for digital cameras and other consumer electronics.

waterproof housing using condom

Step 1: Buying the condoms! ‘Sounds simple right? However, the main dilemma lies here: you will need condoms that are very clear, so as to give a clear picture, and you also need them unlubricated, so the lube would not cover your camera (or prevent the glue to adhere).”


Nikon Coolpix S10

Sunday, April 15th, 2007

Last update: Review & Sample Photos @ CamerasUK (added on 15 April’07)

Nikon Coolpix S10 is a point-and-shoot digital camera (announced 24.08.06) featuring 6.0 effective megapixels, a huge 10x swivel optical zoom (equivalent to 38 mm – 380 mm), CCD-shift Vibration Reduction, 14 scene modes, 16 MB of internal memory and a 2.5″ LCD Screen. The camera is measuring 113 x 75 x 41 mm (4.5 x 3 x 1.6 in), weighing around 280 g (9.9 oz) and running on Nikon EN-EL5 Lithium-Ion battery.

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Pentax Optio M20

Sunday, April 15th, 2007

Last Update: Review & Sample Photos @ CamerasUK (added on 15 April’07)

Pentax Optio A20 is a point-and-shoot digital camera (released on 22.08.06) with 7.1 effective megapixels, 3x optical zoom (equivalent to 38 mm – 114 mm) and blur reduction functions. The camera is measuring 94 x 61 x 23 mm (3.7 x 2.4 x 0.9 in), weighing around 180 g (6.3 oz) and is running only on two AA batteries.

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Photo Inspiration: Magic Woods

Sunday, April 15th, 2007

Absolutely wonderful photo of forest. Love the various shades of cool and calm colors creating beautiful mood. Very magical!

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magic woods, originally uploaded by Qba from Poland.

Photo Inspiration: An Unusual Portrait

Saturday, April 14th, 2007

Daring and brilliant crop and composition. Lighting and overall tones? Perfect!

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~, originally uploaded by noflashman.


Video Tutorial: Create Stencil Art In Photoshop

Friday, April 13th, 2007

This video will show you how to quickly make a basic single layer stencil from a colour photo using Photoshop.

Photo Inspiration: Fields of Gold

Thursday, April 12th, 2007

This amazing landscape photo was shot in the south part of Israel in one of the villages next to Tzumet Shoken. Really love the contrast and colors of this photo..

Fields of Gold by *NadavDov