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Aug 10
A question of perspective: Some long haired Dachshunds almost look like Golden Retrievers.
From Flickr by Luke.Ma (cc-by-2.0).

A question of perspective: Some long haired Dachshunds almost look like Golden Retrievers.

From Flickr by Luke.Ma (cc-by-2.0).


Dec 3
This is Stadlandet, the westernmost point in Norway. You can even surf there.
From Wikimedia Commons by Frode Helland (cc-by-sa-3.0).

This is Stadlandet, the westernmost point in Norway. You can even surf there.

From Wikimedia Commons by Frode Helland (cc-by-sa-3.0).


Mar 17

"The Tramway" is a visually stunning short by Philip Bloom, filmed in New Mexico. This small embedded version doesn’t do it justice, though. You should watch it in HD on Vimeo.

Shows what you can do with modern digital equipment, DoF adapters and color grading. (Here’s more stuff from Philip.)


Feb 9

Fantastic wild life shot by aussiegall I just saw on the Flickr front page.

Fantastic wild life shot by aussiegall I just saw on the Flickr front page.


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Jan 26

"Hi, my name is Donnie, and you suck at Photoshop."

(More here.) 


Jan 24

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