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This Negative Mural Can Be Developed by Inverting Your Photo

Colombian graffit artist Sepc recently created an mural showing a woman snapping a Polaroid picture. But it’s unusual in that it’s a negative: you can see the normal “positive” version by snapping a photo of the mural and then inverting it. Here’s what the mural above looks like when you ...

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Britain’s Biggest Speed Camera Uses a Canon 100-400mm Lens

Gloucestershire police have unveiled Britain’s biggest speed camera. Called the A417, the portable camera can catch drivers violating laws from roughly 1,000 meters or about 3/5 of a mile. And on the front of the camera is a Canon 100-400mm f/4.5-5.6L IS telephoto zoom lens. The camera is dubbed “The ...

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The Color Photography of Vivian Maier

Vivian Maier is the nanny and American street photographer who posthumously became internationally famous after a 26-year-old real estate agent bought a box of 30,000 of her negatives at an estate sale for $400 in 2007. In addition to her captivating black-and-white photos, Maier also captured color images, some of ...

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500px Launches Photobook-Inspired Redesign, Users Aren’t Happy

500px has unveiled a redesigned Home Feed that’s designed to show more photos and provide more exposure. The “cleaner and more contemporary design” was inspired by photobooks. “The new layout’s aesthetic will better showcase the photos in your Home Feed and introduce you to new content from photographers you may ...

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These Satellite Photos Show the Wildfires Burning California

Three major wildfires have been raging in northern and southern California over the past week. NASA has released satellite photos showing the smoke and scale of the devastating Camp, Woolsey, and Hill fires. The natural-color photo above was captured by the Moderate Resolution Imaging Spectrometer (MODIS) on NASA’s Terra satellite ...

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When the Cameraman Can Run as Fast as the Sprinters…

Live side views of sprinters are usually shot using remote cameras on rails. But if you have a cameraman that’s as fit and fast as the athletes themselves, you can ditch the high-tech equipment and use just a gimbal stabilizer instead. A clip from the 2016 Reebok Crossfit Games has ...

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NFL Player Hijacks TV Camera for TD Celebration, Films Own Flag

NFL football players are known for occasionally pulling out creative and excessive touchdown celebrations. This past Sunday, Kansas City Chiefs wide receiver Tyreek Hill celebrated a score by taking over a CBS TV camera and trying his hand at capturing his team’s joy himself. Here’s a clip of the touchdown ...

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This Photographer Found Money in a Photo

While some photographers are struggling to make money from photography, Romanian photographer Florin Kiritescu is finding money in his photos. Literally. Kiritescu, a portrait and wedding photographer, did a photo shoot for a friend of his in a park this past weekend. While editing the photos today, Kiritescu zoomed in ...

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