Archive for February 28, 2012

Nokia 41 MP Camera-Phone

This week,  at Mobile World Congress 2012 in Barcelona, Nokia announced a couple of new smart phones that they plan to enter that market with.  However, one in particular stood out among the rest – as it comes equipped with a 41MP camera sensor (and you thought the 8MP on our iPhone 4s was impressive!).  The sensor and custom glass …

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Visual Voodoo: People as Street Art

Street artist Mark Jenkins challenges people with his unique sculptures of humans in interesting or compromising situations. Made from packing tape and then dressed in pants and shirts, wigs and jewelry, these “dummy” arrest the passerbys with surprise and delight. Click through the gallery above to see some prime examples of Mark Jenkins’ work. Photos of the pedestrians passing seem …

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The Photography of War: Then and Now

Mathew Brady/NARA, via The Atlantic

The Vietnam War is often credited as the first conflict that was actually brought into the homes of American civilians. Graphic television reports, blooding images on black-and-white televisions…a lot has changed about the way we cover the war.

But this series in The Atlantic captured my attention and pointed it to the first American war …

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Remembering Chris Rudolph

chris rudolph by chase jarvis

Last week, I lost a dear, dear friend.

Many of you probably heard about the fatal avalanche at Stevens Pass, WA, that claimed three lives. It made international news. My close pal Chris Rudolph was one of the victims. At just 30 years old, he was one of the kindest, most generous, talented people I knew. He loved the mountains. …

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RE-Watch of the REMIX episode of chasejarvisLIVE with Mike Relm

The concept of the REMIx is a dangerous one. Especially dangerous only if you don’t know what it is, what it means, or why people are saying things like “Talent Imitates, Genius Steals.”

So, in case you missed the original LIVE version of chasejarvisLIVE: the REMIX episode with Mike Relm, we have delivered you with some re-watch goods once …

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Broadcasting LIVE Fashion Shoot with the Phantom Flex Camera on #cjLIVE [Wed, February 29th]

superfad chase jarvisKnow what its like to be on set during a super-legit fashion shoot? Well turn that up to 11 and tune in to watch the magic — and the chaos — unfold…LIVE this coming Wednesday, February 29th for another episode of chasejarvisLIVE. Except!!!!… this isn’t our traditional show format at all. This broadcast is a live shoot, broadcast in …

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Gear Review: Nexto DI

 

The Nexto DI has been out for a couple of years – it is essentially a portable hard drive that accepts CF cards (SD, and MemoryStick as well), downloads them to internal memory, and is navigable by a small LCD screen. It’s easy to see how this could be an extremely useful tool for photographers and filmmakers shooting on …

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Become My Apprentice, Get Paid, Get Qualifications.

We are having an Open Day and Interview Event on Friday 24th February 2012 at 12.30pm (Further details below) for those aged 16 – 18 interested in the Creative Industries.

On the event day candidates will complete their applications and will be given a chance to have a short introduction and interview with some of the various employers on the …

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Literally The Best Photos In The World

A woman holds her wounded son in her arms, inside a mosque used as a field hospital by demonstrators against the rule of President Ali Abdullah Saleh, during clashes in Sanaa, Yemen on 15 October 2011


This month, World Press Photo announced the winners of their prestigious annual contest…as usual, the images are astounding. Photojournalism’s Best for 2012.

Here’s a …

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