Category: Tech

Travelwide 4×5

Travelwide 4×5

Most of you photographers out there may already know about this, but it’s worthy of a post anyway. Wanderlust Cameras have started a Kickstarter project to fund the production of their Travelwide 4×5; an easily-portable large-format camera. Looks pretty neat – good for creating unadulterated, no-thrills, 4×5’s.…

Spark Chamber

Spark Chamber

Lucy Pullen’s Spark Chamber makes cosmic rays visible by using the ionised path created through a gas medium to bridge a gap between high voltage plate, causing a spark. Find out more about spark chambers here and here.

Pullen also made a cloud chamber, serving a similar purpose but instead condensing a stream of alcohol vapour.…

Crafting a Formula 1 Car

To kick off our post-a-day month: Some incredible footage of just some of the processes used to craft a Formula One car.…

10,000V Tesla Cannon

So I’m thinking we build one of these before Paddy gets home and spring it on him as he comes through the door? Seriously though guys, nice work. (via) …

Dynmic Braking

Nicely presented little infomercial on dynamic braking. Feels a little like this video I made two years ago. (source) …

The Marmalade Identity

Definitely take the time to watch this all the way through, but it only starts to make perfect sense at 2.30. I WANT TO PLAY HIGH-SPEED. …