Shot from the same location, but at four different times of the year. Going clockwise, starting from the top left, we have some thick fog, followed by some lightning, after which is some heavy rain clouds and finally, a thick cloud of dust caused by a sand storm.
Shutterfly.com has a great tutorial on how to take the perfect photo. You choose your camera type and the type of photo you’re trying to take and you’ll get a couple of tips to get the best shot. Its a great interactive guide if you’re just starting out with your DSLR and looking to master the perfect shot.
This is what it looks like when you combine 1000+ time lapse videos, 200,000+ images and almost 20 terabytes of data!
Photographer Marieke van der Velden wanted to show what happens in Kabul beyond what you’d normally hear on the news. Rather than focusing on the negatives we’re accustomed to hearing about Afghanistan, Marieke tries to “evoke feelings of empathy and recognition”. She does this by asking people about their favorite place in the city.
This was taken outside a toy store on a recent trip to Singapore
Clean as a whistle is a minimalistic wordpress theme designed to show off your content. It adds focus to your text and images, is easy to use, has a couple of options you can customize and is absolutely free to download and install. After the success of “White as milk“, this theme uses a newer web framework that should make updating and customising these theme a whole lot easier.
After you install the theme, you can go to Appearance > Theme options to tweak the theme. If you find any bugs or have comments about the theme, please let me know.
I’ve recently got a couple of people asking me what settings I used to take certain photos. In response, on every individual photo page, I’ve added a link under the photo called “exif info” which should provide you with things like the ISO, focal length and aperture I used for that photo.