Daniel Lawlor from Los Angeles poses after winning first place in the freestyle moustache category at the third annual national beard and moustache championships in Las Vegas.
His short, the first of a series called Empty America, shows every landmark from the Golden Gate Bridge to Fisherman’s Wharf to Lombard Street to Ghirardelli Square to the Bay Bridge, ‘wiped empty of tourists and traffic.
via John Nack
Way before we started selling the coolest photo gadgets around, Dr Julius Neubronner invented a miniature pigeon camera!
Caption from March, 1958, issue of LIFE. “On desk George Romney keeps prehistoric animals to remind him of favorite ‘big-car’ analogy. ‘Some dinosaurs had a 70-foot wheelbase and huge fuel consumption. The principal factor in their extinction was the fact that they got so big they were unable to live.’”
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Nikon D7000 (Yes, I do still own and use a digital camera though it would seem otherwise from this tumblr!)
Boston Museum of Science. August 2012.
Fusing art and science, Zachary Copfer grows portraits using bacteria!
The process is somewhat similar to darkroom photography, except instead of photographic paper, Zachary uses a living bacterial colony.
THIS IS AWESOME