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Google Maps Lets You Browse Old Street View Imagery

Google Maps Lets You Browse Old Street View Imagery

By Chris Crum April 23, 2014

Google has updated Google Maps to enable users to look at historical imagery using Street View. Users can browse imagery dating bak to 2007. This shows you how: “Now with Street View, you can see a landmark’s growth from the …

Google Adds More Underwater Street View Imagery Google Adds More Underwater Street View Imagery

Not content to just photograph the world’s land for Street View, Google has been acquiring imagery from under the sea as well. Back in 2012, Google teamed up with The Catlin Seaview Survey to add underwater imagery from the world’s …

Here's How Multimedia On Wikipedia Could Work Here's How Multimedia On Wikipedia Could Work

The WIkimedia Foundation is thinking about some changes it can make to the way multimedia works on Wikipedia, and has shared its vision for some possibilities for the next couple of years. It looks like the experience will be getting …

Sonic Creator Wants You To Take Pictures Of Whales Sonic Creator Wants You To Take Pictures Of Whales
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Yuji Naka, the man who breathed life into Sonic the Hedgehog back in the early 90s, is no longer with Sega. He left back in 2006 to form his own independent studio called Prope. The studio’s highest profile release since …

Nokia Lumia 1020 Gets RAW Photo Support Nokia Lumia 1020 Gets RAW Photo Support
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The 41-megapixel Nokia Lumia 1020 recently received the Lumia Black software update, which allows for shooting pictures in the relatively compression- and processing-free RAW Digital Negative Format (DNG), as well as other small functionality modifications. Aside from the RAW upgrade …

Stunning Photos from TIME's Instagram Photog OTY Stunning Photos from TIME's Instagram Photog OTY

TIME magazine recently named David Guttenfelder, the AP’s chief Asia photographer, “Instagram Photographer of the Year” – an award that would have confused most people a few year ago. Sure, it’s a new medium – but why not give credit …

Adobe Updates Lightroom With More Camera Support Adobe Updates Lightroom With More Camera Support

Back in April, Adobe introduced the world to its latest professional photography tool with Lightroom 5. Now we’re almost done with 2013, but Adobe has one last major update for Lightroom users before the end of the year. Adobe announced …

Microsoft Updates Photosynth With New 3D Imagery Microsoft Updates Photosynth With New 3D Imagery
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Back in 2006, Microsoft introduced a new way to view pictures with photosynth – an application that converts photographs into explorable 3D environments. Since then, the application has received numerous updates with today being one of the biggest updates to …

Google Lets Anyone Create Street View Imagery Google Lets Anyone Create Street View Imagery
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Google has now enabled users to create their own Street View imagery to share and make visible to people using Google Maps. Now the amount of Street View imagery available is going to grow tremendously, offering a lot more to …

Canon Cameras Used in ‘Iron Man 3′ Canon Cameras Used in ‘Iron Man 3′

Canon has long been known for its high quality, when it comes to taking pictures in the photography field. Recently, however, Canon has also made a name for itself in the world of cinema. Two years ago Canon launched its …

Google Adds New Street View Transit Imagery Google Adds New Street View Transit Imagery

Google announced that it has added some new transit locations to Street View to make it easier to see where you’re going while you’re traveling. Specifically, they’ve added 16 international airports, ovder 50 train and subway stations and a cable …

Google Adds National Park Street View Imagery Google Adds National Park Street View Imagery

Google’s Street View team has been working with the U.S. National Parks Service and Parks Canada to get new imagery on Google Maps for a plethora of interesting locations in the two countries. So far, Google has utilized its Street …

Yahoo Launches Flickr Photo Books Yahoo Launches Flickr Photo Books

Yahoo has decided to add a new revenue stream to Flickr with the launch of Photo Books, which let users order books comprised of their photos. “Pick your favorite photo set, click on the Photo Book icon, and we’ll automatically …

Google Street View Goes To Venice Google Street View Goes To Venice

Google has taken its Trekker camera system to Venice to capture some new Street View imagery. Google Street View Operations Manager Daniele Rizzetto said, “It was impossible for us to collect images of Venice with a Street View car or …

Uma Thurman Stars In 2014 Campari Calendar Launch Uma Thurman Stars In 2014 Campari Calendar Launch

Uma Thurman was in sizzling shape and style on Sunday when she attended the launch presentation of the 2014 Campari Calendar in Milan, Italy. The unveiling of the full range of highly anticipated imagery of the 2014 Campari calendar featuring Uma …

Strange Photography: Artist Puts Strangers Together Strange Photography: Artist Puts Strangers Together
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In the world of visual arts, it can be difficult to do something that hasn’t been done before. Even in the field of photography, where the use of existing landscapes can be blended with computer enhancement, artists are always looking …

Maroon 5 Discovered Amazing Photographer Rosie Hardy Maroon 5 Discovered Amazing Photographer Rosie Hardy
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When Rosie Hardy, just a sweet girl of 15 at the time, was in search for the perfect MySpace picture for her own page, she never could have imagined that search would lead to where it has today. She is, …