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This Photographer Made a Working Eyeball Camera Lens

3 monthes ago   |   Peta Pixel

Photographer Mathieu Stern loves experimenting with very old and/or strange camera lenses , but his latest project is quite strange, even by his standards. He used a 3D printer...
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This $70 Old Projector Lens Captures Intense Swirly Bokeh

3 monthes ago   |   Peta Pixel

The Carl Zeiss Kipronar 120mm f/1.9 is a vintage cinema projector lens that was designed to beam images rather than capture photos, but you can mount it to modern cameras using...
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Using a 140-Year-Old Lens on a $15,000 RED Camera

Using a 140-Year-Old Lens on a $15,000 RED Camera

4 monthes ago   |   Peta Pixel

How does a 140-year-old lens perform on a modern $15,000 cinema camera? Photographer and filmmaker Mathieu Stern wanted to find out, so he paired his ancient lens with a 5K RED...
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Beware the ‘Scam' of Vanity Galleries, Photographer Warns

11 monthes ago   |   Peta Pixel

If your dream as a photographer has always been to have your work exhibited in a big city gallery, you might want to be aware of “vanity galleries.” Here's a 6-minute video in...
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7 Tips for Getting Natural Smiles in Photos

11 monthes ago   |   Peta Pixel

Getting someone to smile naturally on camera can sometimes be a difficult task. Here's a 2-minute video by photographer Mathieu Stern in which he shares 7 techniques for...
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Using 3 Vintage Lenses to Shoot the Same Model

11 monthes ago   |   Peta Pixel

Photographer Mathieu Stern has been doing shootout comparisons showing how the same models look when captured through different vintage lenses. For this 5.5-minute video, Stern...
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This 600mm ‘Bazooka' Lens from 1955 is Rather Impressive

This 600mm ‘Bazooka' Lens from 1955 is Rather Impressive

One year ago   |   Peta Pixel

Now here's a lens you probably don't want to be seen with in populated areas these days: it's a Novoflex 600mm lens with a pistol grip, introduced in 1955 and manufactured in...
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This Cheap, Weird Lens Produces Square Bokeh with Its Square Aperture

One year ago   |   Peta Pixel

Want to make your portraits look like they were taken in some weird Minecraft universe full of squares? Weird lens expert Mathieu Stern can help. He found a cheap, strange...
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Simple Lens Hack Creates ‘Bokeh Explosion' Night Portraits

One year ago   |   Peta Pixel

Photo lens experimenter and prolific YouTube filmmaker Mathieu Stern is at it again. This time, he took one of his old, cheap Russian lenses and made one small modification to...
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The Crapinon: This DIY Lens Was Made from ‘Garbage' and Random Parts

One year ago   |   Peta Pixel

Give weird lens lover and filmmaker Mathieu Stern some credit: he can pretty much make any lens you put in front of him work... including one made from a discarded lens tube he...
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Emma Elliott presents new marble sculptures at on form 18

Emma Elliott presents new marble sculptures at on form 18

Emma Elliott is one of forty sculptors selected for on form 18, a biennial exhibition of sculpture in stone at Asthall Manor in the Cotswolds. She joins world renowned and... Read more ...

Fujifilm's Next GFX is a 102MP Medium Format Mirrorless with PDAF, IBIS, 4K

Fujifilm's Next GFX is a 102MP Medium Format Mirrorless with PDAF, IBIS, 4K

Fujifilm today announced that it's currently building its third GFX medium format mirrorless camera. The new flagship camera will feature a 102-megapixel sensor and a number of... Read more ...

RBA Studio / Randy Bens Architect

RBA Studio / Randy Bens Architect

© Ema Peter Architects: Randy Bens Architect Location: New Westminster, BC, Canada Lead Architects: Randy Bens, Architect AIBC Area: 350.0 ft2 Project Year: 2016 Photographs... Read more ...

Fujifilm GFX 50R is a 51.4MP Medium Format Rangefinder-style Mirrorless

Fujifilm GFX 50R is a 51.4MP Medium Format Rangefinder-style Mirrorless

Fujifilm has announced the new GFX 50R, a new medium format mirrorless camera that features a compact, rangefinder-style body that's reminiscent of famous medium format film... Read more ...

Panasonic's S1R and S1 Will Be its First Full-Frame Mirrorless Cameras

Panasonic's S1R and S1 Will Be its First Full-Frame Mirrorless Cameras

Panasonic has announced the development of its first two mirrorless cameras: the Lumix S1R and S1. As part of the newly revealed L-Mount Alliance , the two cameras will feature... Read more ...

Writ in Water / Studio Octopi

Writ in Water / Studio Octopi

© Andrew Butler Architects: Studio Octopi Location: Runnymede District, Surrey, United Kingdom Lead Architects: Studio Octopi Collaborators: Mark Wallinger artist Project Year... Read more ...

Venice Biennale's ‘Lightbox' Exhibition Explores Material Memory

Venice Biennale's ‘Lightbox' Exhibition Explores Material Memory

A still from PLANE-SITE's video of Jorge Hernandez' installation at the Palazzo Bembo in Venice. Image Courtesy of PLANE-SITE The European Culture Center's Time Space... Read more ...

Senior-Citizen University of Fengxian / Atelier GOM

Senior-Citizen University of Fengxian / Atelier GOM

© CreatAR Architects: Atelier GOM Location: Hua Yuan Lu, Fengxian Qu, Shanghai Shi, China Lead Architect: Jiajing Zhang Design Team: Wenbin Xu, Cong Xu Area: 39458.0 m2 Project... Read more ...

Abstract Paintings by Prakornpatara JanthakhaisornPrakornpatara

Abstract Paintings by Prakornpatara JanthakhaisornPrakornpatara

Abstract Paintings by Prakornpatara Janthakhaisorn Prakornpatara Janthakhaisorn is an artist born in 1972, Thailand, recently living and working in Chiang Mai, the northern... Read more ...

Cathy Quinlan: Arcadian joy

Cathy Quinlan: Arcadian joy

Contributed by Sharon Butler / Cathy Quinlan, whose terrific new paintings and drawings are on view at Centotto in Bushwick, is old-fashioned. Instead of snapping images of... Read more ...

Parted Ceramic Mouths and Clenched Hands Enliven Tea Sets by Ronit Baranga

Parted Ceramic Mouths and Clenched Hands Enliven Tea Sets by Ronit Baranga

“Tea Party,” all images provided by Ronit Baranga Sculptor Ronit Baranga produces figurative ceramic works that combine human characteristics with inanimate objects such as... Read more ...