Photo > Works

Scientific Errors in Those Nat Geo Milky Way Photos

1 month ago   |   By Peta Pixel

The night sky offers an unlimited source of markers (e.g. stars, constellations, Milky Way, etc.) that never lie about the time of year and location in the world you shot a night sky picture from. You don't even need to be a professional astronomer or to double-check RAW files to prove it.
Tools like Stellarium or the StarWalk app can help you verify your point within seconds.
National Geographic is at the center of a manipulated photo controversy this week over an article featuring photos by photographer Beth Moon. Moon gave this statement in response:
I am late to this discussion as I am...
Read more ...

 


Search by Tags

   Works      Photographer      Editorial      Educational      Analysis      Astronomy      Bethmoon      Controversy      Milkyway      Natgeo      Nationalgeographic      Science  


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 ...

The Sandy Cliffs and Blue Skies of Martha's Vineyard Abstracted into...

The Sandy Cliffs and Blue Skies of Martha's Vineyard Abstracted into Paintings by Rachael Cassiani

Moshup Moment. Images: Field Gallery Massachusetts-based artist Rachael Cassiani finds inspiration in her local beaches, dunes, and cloud-strewn skies to create abstract... Read more ...

Saddle Straddler: 1940

Saddle Straddler: 1940

March 1940. "Cowhand trying saddle at saddlery in Elko, Nevada." Medium format acetate negative by Arthur Rothstein for the Farm Security Administration. View full size. Read more ...

Leica Unveils the M-E Entry-Level M Rangefinder

Leica Unveils the M-E Entry-Level M Rangefinder

Leica has just announced the new M-E digital rangefinder camera. The camera is designed for newcomers to the M system, “making it the new entry-point of Leica M... Read more ...

Why Nikon is Failing in the Full-Frame Mirrorless Camera Race

Why Nikon is Failing in the Full-Frame Mirrorless Camera Race

A few decades ago, Nikon was the number one manufacturer for high-end professionals. If you were a pro photographer who shot with a 35mm full-frame camera, you probably shot... Read more ...

How an Instagram Photo Got Me Hired to Shoot the Stanley Cup Parade

How an Instagram Photo Got Me Hired to Shoot the Stanley Cup Parade

My name is Justin Barr , and I'm a photographer in St. Louis, Missouri, who was recently hired to shoot the Blues' Stanley Cup victory parade. I'm still in shock over the... Read more ...

Photos of Kyrgyzstan, The Beauty of the South

Photos of Kyrgyzstan, The Beauty of the South

The first time I visited Kyrgyzstan , I explored a bit of everything. The second time, I focused on the south shore of Issyk-kul Lake, where I mostly found impressive canyons... Read more ...

500px Threatens to Ban Popular User it Once Hailed as a ‘Photoshop Master'

500px Threatens to Ban Popular User it Once Hailed as a ‘Photoshop Master'

500px is now strictly a service for sharing and selling “photography,” and it has been banning accounts that post images that aren't “photographic” enough. The change in policy... Read more ...

SUPERSPACE Proposes Timber Observation Tower and Vertical Forest for Zagreb

SUPERSPACE Proposes Timber Observation Tower and Vertical Forest for Zagreb

Ascension: New Gate. Image Courtesy of SUPERSPACE Istanbul-based SUPERSPACE has proposed a new concept for a pocketed timber observation tower in Zagreb , Croatia. Designed to... Read more ...

Solemnity of the Birth of St. John the Baptist

Solemnity of the Birth of St. John the Baptist

Photo source This feast, a segment of Advent in the season of Ordinary Time, makes us aware of the wonderful inner relationship between the sacred mysteries; for we are still... Read more ...

How Herman Miller's GreenHouse Inspired the Construction of Sustainable...

How Herman Miller's GreenHouse Inspired the Construction of Sustainable Buildings in the US

Herman Miller GreenHouse , William McDonough, Holland, Michigan, 1995. Image Courtesy of Herman Miller Archives While the United States ' green-building industry was still... Read more ...