This excellent film celebrates the legacy of Grand Canyon boatman and conservationist, Martin Litton.
Be sure to watch the video in full screen mode.
This week, Outside Online featured filmmaker Matty Brown’s short video, Love Earth, which contains beautiful scenes from all over the world paired with the thought-provoking words of poet Clint Smith. (I particularly like this video because many of the scenes in the film were taken in my beloved Iceland).
I put my “Cool Stuff” posts on hold for a bit while I was on a rather long road trip, but I’m back!
(I know I mentioned that I would blog about my road trip, but I was too busy actually experiencing stuff to document the stuff, plus my internet connectivity was sketchy for much of the trip. I will definitely do some blog posts and share photos in the coming weeks about some of the amazing places we visited).
10 ways to improve iPhone photography with the stock camera app
This video specifically targets iPhone users, but the tips here apply to all types of smartphone photography.
23 Street Photography Tips For Your Next Photo Walk
Per Wikipedia, street photography is “photography conducted for art or enquiry that features unmediated chance encounters and random incidentswithin public places.” If street photography is of interest to you, here is a video containing some tips from the Cooperative of Photography (COOPH) and Switzerland-based street photographer Thomas Leuthard.
This was published last year on the 500px site, but since I just saw it for the first time this week (I think), it still qualifies. I’ve been to only 4 of those 21 places, so I better get busy! How many have you been to?
I have only 3 cool things to share this week, as I have been very busy with final preparations for a lengthy road trip that kicks off today. Watch this blog for road trip updates and please subscribe if you don’t want to miss a post!
Now…. on to the cool stuff.
360° Tour: The “Devil’s Pool” at Victoria Falls
With apologies to anyone reading this who doesn’t have access to Facebook, below is a link to an absolutely amazing 360° interactive video of Victoria Falls posted by National Geographic on their Facebook page earlier this week. Try clicking and dragging to get the full effect of this really cool 360° video technology.
I’ve flown over Greenland on the way to somewhere else a few times and it totally fascinates me. Maybe one day I’ll actually GO there. This is a short video by a couple who made their Greenland dream come true.
Today I’m going to try out a new and at least semi-regular feature on my blog called Cool Stuff I Found This Week. I will make every effort to provide photography-related cool stuff; however, do expect some other random cool stuff such as cool cat or chicken stuff to sneak in from time to time.
Timelapse photographer Nao Tharp unexpectedly captures an exploding meteoroid on film.
Baby chicken snuggles with cat.
Cat and chicken in ONE video!! Don’t say I didn’t warn you.
Horsetail Falls Firefall
I posted this one on my Facebook page earlier this week, but here it is again in case you didn’t see it. Incredible!