Photography

Landsat's Huge Panorama Goes From Russia To South Africa, For 6,000 Mile Photo

Landsat's Huge Panorama Goes From Russia To South Africa, For 6,000 Mile Photo

Adriana Lee

If there’s one thing hi-res photography’s good for, it’s showing an amazing amount of detail. Users can see the minutiae just by zooming in, and depending on the scale, they can do it without necessarily having to sacrifice zoom-out macro views. Now here’s something that tests the limits on how far the scale can go: This week, the Landsat Data Continuity Mission put out a mind-boggling...

If Polaroid and Instagram Had A Love Child: Meet Socialmatic's Instant Digital & Film Camera

If Polaroid and Instagram Had A Love Child: Meet Socialmatic's Instant Digital & Film Camera

Adriana Lee

Socialmatic‘s dream of producing a physical Instagram camera just got real, thanks to a new agreement that gives the company the right to build the device under the Polaroid brand. So what do you get when you combine the filter-happy, photo-sharing service with one of the most beloved old-school instant cameras? You get this crazy cute device that recasts the Instagram icon as a...