LeBron James Gets a Camera Lens-Shaped Cut on Head During NBA Finals

During the second quarter of Game 4 of the NBA Finals tonight, Cleveland’s star, LeBron James, was fouled and fell head-first into the lens of a video camera as the camera man sat at the end of the court. [Read more…]

MIT Researchers Develop Way to Automatically Remove Reflections from Photos Taken Through Windows

MIT Window Reflection Removal

If you’ve ever shot a scenic photo from an airplane window or a hotel room window, then you will appreciate this new digital imaging breakthrough. Researchers at MIT have developed a new algorithm that can automatically remove reflections from photos shot through windows.  [Read more…]

Legendary Lighting Inventor Paul C. Buff Dies at Age 78


Remembering Paul C. Buff (via Paul C. Buff, Inc.)

Alien Bees, White Lightning and Einsteins were just three of the incredible product lines Paul C. Buff brought to the photography industry but each are still workhorses among many professionals every day.

The Paul C. Buff name has carried a reputation of performance, reliability and affordability in lighting products over the past several years. With products invented and manufactured in Nashville, Tennessee since 1980, it is one of the most respected brands in the industry.

I learned earlier today that he died last week on March 14, 2015 at age 78. The Paul C. Buff, Inc. website released a statement on his passing. [Read more…]