Spectacular photographs take you on a journey into the alien worlds found inside of gemstones. http://petapixel.com/2014/07/30/photomicrographer-captures-stunning-jagged-landscapes-inside-gemstones/
A beautiful, haunting time-lapse tribute to the Hawaiian Mamane tree. http://petapixel.com/2014/07/30/soul-stirring-infrared-time-lapse-captures-haunting-portrait-endangered-hawaiian-tree/
Justin’s pregnant wife Meghan thinks maternity pictures are stupid… so he decided to hire a photographer and pose for them himself. http://petapixel.com/2014/07/30/guys-wife-refused-take-maternity-photos-posed-instead/
"Just remember: keep giving. Give until it hurts. Give until your body is exhausted and you want to curl up into a ball. Don’t be a consumer, be a creator. Create value for others, and aim to inspire others through the work you create." http://petapixel.com/2014/07/30/letter-18-year-old-self-started-street-photography/
Astrophotographer Ian Norman takes the Sony a7S for a spin, and offers you his in-depth commentary on this low-light beast. http://petapixel.com/2014/07/30/sony-a7s-astrophotography-review/
Creation, destruction and an artist’s battle with perfection are all taken on in this jaw-dropping stop-motion film. http://petapixel.com/2014/07/30/incredible-stop-motion-film-made-intricate-styrofoam-models-long-exposure-light-trickery/
A great inspirational video on cultivating creativity by learning to develop diligence.http://petapixel.com/2014/07/29/video-inspirational-advice-attain-creativity-diligence/
Mirrorless Rumors has caught wind of a strange-but-exciting rumor from a trusted source: namely, that Nikon has a medium format camera based around Sony’s 50MP CMOS MF sensor in the works.