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Soon We Might Get to See Mars in 8K

The Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency and broadcaster NHK are teaming up to develop a space camera capable of filming in 4K and 8K resolutions to capture Mars like it’s never been seen before. Meanwhile, 8K video remains prohibitively expensive back down here on Earth, so if you’re going to get some ridiculously…Read more...
Tags: Japan, Science, Earth, Mars, Space Photography, Mars Exploration, Broadcasting, Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency, NHK, Mmx


NASA Releases Remixed Version of Iconic ‘Pale Blue Dot’ Photo

A humbling photo of Earth taken by the Voyager 1 probe from a distance of 3.7 billion miles has been reprocessed by NASA to commemorate the 30th anniversary of the image. Read more...
Tags: Science, Nasa, Space Exploration, Carl Sagan, Space Photography, Pale Blue Dot, Hey I Can See My House From Here


Revamped photo of ‘Pale Blue Dot’ reminds us how small we are

NASA updated the Pale Blue Dot photo taken by the Voyager 1 mission 30 years ago using modern tech
Tags: Space, News, Trends, Nasa, Space Photography, Emerging Tech, Voyager, Space Photos


This is the first ever image of a supermassive black hole

For the first time ever, we can see a photo of a supermassive black hole. National Science Foundation and Event Horizon Telescope captured the gigantic black hole and its shadow at the heart of distant galaxy Messier 87. And today, they shared their impressive image with the world. The Event Horizon Telescope (EHT) is made […] The post This is the first ever image of a supermassive black hole appeared first on DIY Photography.
Tags: Photography, Astronomy, Space, News, Space Exploration, Black Hole, Event Horizon Telescope, Space Photography, Messier, Supermassive Black Hole


First SpaceX tourist will bring a photographer on the first civilian trip to the moon

Did you dream of flying to the moon when you were a kid? I know I did. It seemed impossible back then, but in a few years’ time, the first civilian will travel to the moon – and he has decided to bring a photographer along. Japanese entrepreneur Yusaku Maezawa will be SpaceX’s first space […] The post First SpaceX tourist will bring a photographer on the first civilian trip to the moon appeared first on DIY Photography.
Tags: Photography, Space, Spacex, Elon Musk, Inspiration, Moon, Space Exploration, Space Photography, Spacecraft, Moon Mission, Space Photographer, Yusaku Maezawa


What’s it like to take photos from space? Let the astronaut tell you more about it

Chris Hadfield is a retired Canadian astronaut who was on three spaceflights and is now back on Earth. As if it weren’t cool enough, he also has some awesome artistic talents – and photography is one of them. He has taken around 45,000 photos from space, which is pretty impressive. In this video from Big […] The post What’s it like to take photos from space? Let the astronaut tell you more about it appeared first on DIY Photography.
Tags: Photography, Inspiration, Nasa, Space Exploration, Chris Hadfield, Space Photography, Space Photographer


Some of the Most Spectacular Astronomy Images of 2018

Over 4,200 photographs were submitted to this year’s Insight Investment Astronomy Photographer of the Year contest, but only these 25 images made it to the shortlist.Read more...
Tags: Photography, Astronomy, Science, Space Photography, Astronomy Photography, Astronomy Photographs


Weather satellite releases incredible time-lapse photos of the Earth

Looking at pictures of our own planet isn’t really a big deal anymore. But witnessing high-definition timelapse of clouds and even wildfires from space? Now that’s something we don’t get to experience every day. Let’s take a look at what NOAA’s newest weather satellite GOES-17 has in store for us. GOES-17’s videos look like a drone […] The post Weather satellite releases incredible time-lapse photos of the Earth appeared first on DIY Photography.
Tags: Photography, News, Nasa, Earth, Noaa, Space Photography, Planet Earth, GOES-16, GOES-17


NASA breaks the record with the photos taken furthest from the Earth

NASA has treated us with plenty of amazing photos from space, and their New Horizons spacecraft has recently captured two record-breaking images.  3.79 billion miles from Earth, the spacecraft snapped photos of Kuiper Belt objects which are now officially the farthest images ever taken by a spacecraft. The goal of New Horizons is to answer […] The post NASA breaks the record with the photos taken furthest from the Earth appeared first on DIY Photography.
Tags: Photography, News, Nasa, Earth, Space Exploration, Space Photography, Spacecraft


Here are my gear and methods for shooting Deep Space: Photographer Spotlight Q&A with Astrophotographer Sara Wager

Next in our Photographer Spotlight series is Sara Wager. Sara is a British astrophotographer currently based in Spain. She creates fascinating photographs of Deep-Sky Objects from our universe, including galaxies, areas of nebulosity and planetary nebulas. Her work has been featured numerous times by NASA,  the BBC, multiple astrophotography magazines and websites and she was the […] The post Here are my gear and methods for shooting Deep Space: Photographer Spotlight Q&A with Astrophotographer ...
Tags: Photography, Inspiration, Spain, Nasa, Bbc, Astrophotography, Space Exploration, Space Photography, Photographer Spotlight, Space Photographer, Astrophotographer, Sara Wager, Astrophotographer Sara Wager, Sara Wager Sara


NASA orders 53 unmodified Nikon D5 cameras, sending some of them to space

Thanks to NASA, we’ve seen plenty of splendid photos and videos from space. Recently, they ordered 53 unmodified Nikon D5 cameras, which have the value of almost $350,000. As they say from Nikon, a part of the cameras will be used in the astronaut training facilities, and another part goes to the International Space Station. […] The post NASA orders 53 unmodified Nikon D5 cameras, sending some of them to space appeared first on DIY Photography.
Tags: Photography, Space, News, Nasa, Space Exploration, Nikon, Space Photography, Nikon D5


Astronomy Photographer of the Year contest attracts out-of-this-world images

When photographers explore the final frontier for the Insight Astronomy Photographer of the Year contest, the sky is literally the limit. The contest's shortlist includes a gallery of inspiring shots.The post Astronomy Photographer of the Year contest attracts out-of-this-world images appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: Photography, Trends, Astrophotography, Royal Observatory, Space Photography, Emerging Tech, Photography Contest


Sony Alpha a7S II shoots first ever commercial level 4K video from space

We mount action cameras on handlebars and helmets, and Japanese engineers mounted a Sony Alpha a7S II onto the International Space Station (ISS). As a result, we now have the first ever commercial-quality footage of the Earth from outer space. 249m miles above our home planet, the camera filmed day and night view of Japan […] The post Sony Alpha a7S II shoots first ever commercial level 4K video from space appeared first on DIY Photography.
Tags: Photography, Space, Japan, International Space Station, Gear, Sony, Space Photography, Sony Alpha, Sony Alpha a7S II


The latest photos of Jupiter via Juno are amazing

Thanks to NASA’s public media library, we’re able to see, download and edit the most amazing photos from space. And the latest photos of Jupiter by Juno spacecraft are groundbreaking and incredible. Jupiter’s Great Red Spot, the storm bigger the Earth, is now captured in the closest and the clearest photos ever. Juno captured them 5,600 […] The post The latest photos of Jupiter via Juno are amazing appeared first on DIY Photography.
Tags: Photography, Space, Inspiration, Nasa, Earth, Jupiter, Space Photography, Juno


These are the first real-color images of Saturn’s polar vortex

NASA has their rich media library available to the public, and they made it easier than ever for the users to access and search. Sophia Nasr, an astro-particle physicist, has created a true-color image of polar vortex on Saturn’s North Pole. A young scientist used three raw images taken by Cassini and merged them in […] The post These are the first real-color images of Saturn’s polar vortex appeared first on DIY Photography.
Tags: Photography, News, Nasa, Saturn, Space Photography, Cassini, Space Photographer, Sophia Nasr


NASA makes their entire media library publicly accessible and copyright free

No matter if you enjoy taking or just watching images of space, NASA has a treat for you. They have made their entire collection of images, sounds, and video available and publicly searchable online. It’s 140,000 photos and other resources available for you to see, or even download and use it any way you like. […] The post NASA makes their entire media library publicly accessible and copyright free appeared first on DIY Photography.
Tags: Photography, News, Nasa, Space Exploration, Space Photography


NASA’s database search means an easier time for your space-image exploration

Looking for a photo that is out of this world just got simpler with NASA's new searchable media database of photos, video, and audio. The new search engine offers simpler searching over the previous option. The post NASA’s database search means an easier time for your space-image exploration appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: Photography, Trends, Nasa, Astrophotography, Space Photography, Cool Tech


Nasa’s new image database makes finding superb space photos out-of-this-world easy

Looking for a photo that is out of this world just got simpler with NASA's new searchable media database of photos, video, and audio. The new search engine offers simpler searching over the previous option. The post Nasa’s new image database makes finding superb space photos out-of-this-world easy appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: Photography, Trends, Nasa, Astrophotography, Space Photography, Cool Tech


How a photographer created a video of Mars — without actually going there

This Finland native would love to see landscape photos of Mars, but since that won't happen anytime soon, he created his own variation. Using images from NASA's HiRISE and 3D mapping techniques, he created an incredible fly-over video of Mars. The post How a photographer created a video of Mars — without actually going there appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: Photography, Trends, Nasa, Finland, Mars, Space Photography, Cool Tech, Science As Art


Fly over the red planet with this stunning video built from actual Mars images

This Finland native would love to see landscape photos of Mars, but since that won't happen anytime soon, he created his own variation. Using images from NASA's HiRISE and 3D mapping techniques, he created an incredible fly-over video of Mars. The post Fly over the red planet with this stunning video built from actual Mars images appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: Photography, Trends, Nasa, Finland, Mars, Space Photography, Cool Tech, Science As Art


Apollo astronauts were darn good photographers

What do the names Walter Schirra, Walter Cunningham or Donn Eisele mean to you? Do you see them only as the astronauts from the Apollo 7 mission, or there’s something else? Other than being heroes and the makers of history – they also made great photos, some of which became iconic. Dutch designer Simon Phillipson issued a […] The post Apollo astronauts were darn good photographers appeared first on DIY Photography.
Tags: Photography, Space, Inspiration, Space Exploration, Space Photography, Walter Schirra Walter Cunningham, Donn Eisele, Simon Phillipson


NASA’s new satellite offers stunningly high resolution images of earth

The GEOS-16 satellite lifted off in November last year. The satellite contains an Advanced Baseline Imager, which boasts images of earth at four times the resolution of any other satellite. Scientists, meteorologists and regular weather & science enthusiasts around the world have been itching to see those first images. Well, now they’re in and they […] The post NASA’s new satellite offers stunningly high resolution images of earth appeared first on DIY Photography.
Tags: Photography, Space, News, Nasa, Earth, Space Photography


See Astronaut Jeff Williams’ Most Stunning Photos of Earth From Space

Williams returns to Earth after over 500 days spent in space
Tags: Photography, Space, Science, Uncategorized, Earth, Williams, Astronaut, Space Photography, Jeff Williams


NASA Just Released 1,000 Spectacular New Photos From Mars' Surface 

It’s always a good time to get up close and personal with Mars.Read more...
Tags: Science, Nasa, Mars, Space Photography


Red, White, and Blue in Space Photography

Astronomy images come in a rainbow of colors, but they're more than just pretty pictures.
Tags: Space, Science, Uncategorized, Nasa, Galaxies, Space Photography, Independence Day, 4th Of July, Red White and Blue


Image Captured of Night Sky During SpaceX Falcon 9 Landing

Time for your daily dose of space porn! Photographer Zack Grether posted photos on his blog of what he said was the landing of the SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket.Read more...
Tags: Spacex, Rocket, Falcon 9, Space Photography, Falcon, Space Porn, SpaceX Falcon


You Might Not Even Notice This Wallpaper Is Made From Images of Space

One of the wonderful things about our nation’s Copyright Act is found under Section 105, which stipulates that the stuff government agencies—like NASA—create is free for anyone to use. Which makes projects like this space-plastered wallpaper possible. Read more...
Tags: Space, Design, Wallpaper, Nasa, Space Photography