Here it is Monday morning again. Dragging a bit this morning? Then take a few minutes and enjoy some tasty madeleines that we cooked up especially for you. Here’s this week’s edition of Market it Write’s Monday Madeleines. Enjoy, share and please comment!
20 Seriously Awesome HDR Photos [PICS]
High dynamic range imaging (HDRI or just HDR) is a set of techniques that allow a greater range of luminance between the lightest and darkest areas of an image. The results can be fairly stunning, even providing the illusion that a photograph is a painting. This great collection came our way via @ruhanirabin.
30 Ethereal Examples of Smoke Photography [PICS]
Bill Jones over at PhotoArgus put together this great collection of jaw-dropping smoke photography. As he points out, smoke can create interesting shapes and take on familiar forms. What’s possibly more interesting is that with smoke, you never really know what you’re going to end up with when you’re taking the shot. Thanks to @paul_steele for sharing this amazing eye candy.
Do You Need a Social Media Detox? [INFOGRAPHIC]
Here’s a funny (or sad, depending on how you look at it) infographic put together by Column Five Media that offers 10 symptoms that suggest you may be in need of a detox from addictive social media.
Video of the Week
While this seems kind of creepy at first, it’s also a pretty good example of what can be done with technology, some engineering and lots of creativity. Sure, Hollywood uses these. But now they come in a kit for all to enjoy. Still, I wouldn’t be tempted to use this at home. Thanks to @Wakooz_RSS for spying this one.
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