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Planetary Panoramas: 360 Degree Night-Sky Time-Lapse

A multiple camera, 360 degree, night-sky time-lapse by photographer Vincent Brady and musician Brandon McCoy.

Software used in the making:

  • Magic Lantern: A firmware hack to use the intervelometer in camera.
  • StarStax: Appropriately named software used to stack images of stars.
  • PTGui: Used to manually stitch panoramas together.
  • LR Time-Lapse: For smoothing out the time-lapse sequences via xmp files.
  • Adobe Photoshop CC: For all the photoediting fun and to create time-lapse sequences.
  • Adobe Premiere Pro: For slopping the whole video together.

For more info:
vincentbrady.com/planetarypanoramas

The Adobe Illustrator Story (Documentary)

Watch the Illustrator story unfold, from its beginning as Adobe’s first software product, to its role in the digital publishing revolution, to becoming an essential tool for designers worldwide. Interviews include cofounder John Warnock, his wife Marva, artists and designers Ron Chan, Bert Monroy, Dylan Roscover and Jessica Hische.

(vía gabemax - follow!)

Science: What Makes Tattoos Permanent?

The earliest recorded tattoo was found on a Peruvian mummy in 6,000 BC. That’s some old ink! And considering humans lose roughly 40,000 skin cells per hour, how do these markings last?

Claudia Aguirre details the different methods, machines and macrophages (you’ll see) that go into making tattoos stand the test of time.

View full lesson here.

Animated Street Art Graffiti GIF

Designer INSA made a series of graffitis that he has animated in GIFs format. “GIF-iti” gathers all his street-art GIFs, realized all around the world. Each mural is painted and photographed in sequences of 8 frames.

(follow INSA on Tumblr)

(vía gabemax)

King Me - The Geeky Schoolyard Fight Edition of ‘Game of Thrones’
It’s all fun and games until someone gets Kinged! This piece is a tiny tribute to all those fun loving kids in King’s Landing. Let’s just hope this game isn’t anyones last.
(vía The Art of Patrick Ballesteros)

King Me - The Geeky Schoolyard Fight Edition of ‘Game of Thrones’

It’s all fun and games until someone gets Kinged! This piece is a tiny tribute to all those fun loving kids in King’s Landing. Let’s just hope this game isn’t anyones last.

(vía The Art of Patrick Ballesteros)

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