Tagged: photography

More microscope pr0n winners announced - misc.ience

Aimee Whitcroft Dec 18, 2012

I’ve posted before about the Nikon Small World’s microscopy/photography competition. Today, however, focuses on another Maker of Excellent Photographic Equipment – Olympus. For the last 10 years (says the website), Olympus has been sponsoring an international microscopy (i.e.photographing things with a… Read more › … Read More

Selfies with Photosynth - misc.ience

Aimee Whitcroft Sep 06, 2012

A few months ago, I downloaded Microsoft’s Photosynth app for my iPhone. Now, before you all start shouting ‘Booooo!’, I’d like to point out that Photosynth has been around for a while, and is a pretty cool and clever piece of tech. Also, the app is a joy to use. Another reason I’ve been playing [...] … Read More

OMG! Earth photography pr0n - misc.ience

Aimee Whitcroft Jan 26, 2012

Thank you, NASA, for once again providing really beautiful imagery. Fresh off the boat off the orbiting device*, a gorgeous ‘blue marble’ photograph of the little planet upon the surface of which we sail through our ever-expanding universe**. As NASA says: This composite image uses a number of swaths of the Earth’s surface taken on [...] … Read More