Well, this timelapse video is not really from the crew of the International Space Station, but the images are. Film student Giacomo Sardelli created this video from all those beautiful images and videos we have been seeing during the year to send humankind a timeless message.
This video presents “Epson Expression Home XP-850 Inkjet for the Home” :
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A selection of 50 great gifts for photographers, all available for under $50 USD, was just published at Neocamera. There is enough variety to suit most tastes and prices range from $6 to $49, something for every budget. See the 50 gifts here.
The Fujifilm XF1 is a compact premium digital camera that combines a 2/3-in. EXR CMOS sensor with a bright F1.8 retractable zoom lens in a beautiful retro design. It is pocketable and point-and-shoot easy to use, but underneath is Fujifilm’s latest technology developed for the ‘X’series and full manual control for advanced users.
This video presents “ION Air Pro Sports Action Camera – Learn More About the Powerful Eight Key Features!”:
The Power of Eight– A look at ION AIR PRO™ Sports Action Camera’s 8 powerful elements
Shoot in HD video and share in real time
Ion Air Pro HD Sports Action Camera with WIFI capability.
ION AIR PRO HD SPORTS ACTION CAMERA SPONSORS CROXALL BROTHERS AT RED BULL CRASHED ICE EVENTS
The stage is set for an epic season opener on December 1st, in Niagara Falls, Canada. As the top ice cross downhill athletes from across Canada and around the globe get ready to hurtle down the 460 metre urban ice track. At speeds of 70 kph with massive drops, gaps, steps, hairpin turns, and big-air jumps. In front of thousands of roaring fans, as they battle it out for a chance to win Red Bull Crashed Ice glory.
Watch as Canadian athletes Kyle Croxall (last year’s World Champion) and rival / brother Scott Croxall (3rd place in last year) battle it out for the win. Scott and Kyle Croxall will be wearing the Ion Air Pro camera on their helmets as they race for the finish line in hope of winning first.
The Pentax K-5 II is the nearly identical twin of the K-5 IIs reviewed two weeks ago. This one is built around the same 16 MP CMOS sensor but uses an anti-alias filter to avoid moire artifacts. The remaining specifications are just as impressive: ISO 80-51,200, 7 FPS, Full 1080p HD video and the most sensitive aufocus system of any currently available camera, matching the K-5 IIs of course. This high-end DSLR is fully weather-sealed and freezeproof to -10C (14F), has a 100% coverage optical viewfinder and dual-controls dials. Read the review and be sure check out the ISO comparison with its more expensive sibling.
Photographer Rankin talks about his experience with the new Leica S and shooting an entire issue of S-Magazine with it.
LEICA CAMERA INTRODUCES LATEST EDITION OF S MAGAZINE FEATURING RANKIN
Renowned British fashion photographer collaborates with notable hair stylists on nine unique fashion spreads
Allendale, NJ (November 27, 2012) – Leica Camera, the legendary German camera manufacturer, announces the release of S Magazine’s latest issue. S Magazine is unique in that it allows professional photographers to share inspiration and contemporary photographic ideas. The publication includes editorial portfolios and current advertising campaigns by prominent international photographers as well as information on the latest trends in commercial photography. Published by Leica Fotografie International, this new 200 page edition is dedicated to British fashion photographer Rankin and features images exclusively shot with the recently launched Leica S, a revolutionary tool designed with the precise needs of professional photographers in mind.
Not content to map everything in sight and even out of sight, Google is apparently ready to set its sights way up high, to be more precise, at 119,617 nearby stars. While the video above simply takes you on a voyage, try the interactive tool in the link below to “navigate” thru this galaxy of stars. You might want to do this on the Google Chrome browser.
100,000 Stars is an interactive visualization of the stellar neighborhood created for the Google Chrome web browser. It shows the location of 119,617 nearby stars derived from multiple sources, including the 1989 Hipparcos mission. Zooming in reveals 87 individually identified stars and our solar system. The galaxy view is an artist’s rendition based on NGC 1232, a spiral galaxy like the Milky Way.
Who knows, maybe one day, astronauts will be relying on Google Streetview of the Universe to find their way around. Just don’t play the “Sandy Island” prank on us, though, Google. Don’t.
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