Photos Imitating Art Photos Imitating Art

 How closely can a photograph of real humans match a painting or a sculpture? See for yourself. Here is Vermeer’s painting “Girl With a Pear...

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Caustics inside eyes Caustics inside eyes

Caustic effects are those little spots or arcs of light that happen when sunlight shines through wavy water or a water-filled glass. The cur...

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Pencil Sketch Vignette Pencil Sketch Vignette

Ernest Watson shows a nice trick for vignetting a pencil sketch. He allows the outer edges of the drawing to gradually dissolve into simple ...

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The Page Turner The Page Turner

When I read a book on Google Scanned from paper onto screen, I forget the steady labor Of the scanner, sight unseen. Then I see your lovely ...

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Exhibit showcases women’s student clothing Exhibit showcases women’s student clothing

A exhibit at Vassar College examines the evolution of women’s student fashions from the 1860s to the 1950s. This silk moire taffeta day dres...

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Time Lapse Time Lapse

El Cielo de Canarias / Canary sky - Tenerife from Daniel López on Vimeo . Here's a fascinating time lapse montage showing changing wea...

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