Canada: Vancouver studio of Ken Pattern

360° panorama by Martin Broomfield. Click the image to open the interactive version. Ken Pattern is a Canadian artist who has been inspired by Indonesia and South East Asia for many years. He works in a variety of media including drawing, painting and printmaking (stone lithography). Of special note are pen and ink drawings and lithographs … Continue reading Canada: Vancouver studio of Ken Pattern

Mark Twain in Elmira, New York

This article is a guest post by  David Mariotti. While sailing to Europe as a correspondent for a California newspaper, the great American writer, Samuel Clemens (Mark Twain), became friends with fellow passenger, Charles Langdon. After they had become close–most likely over many drinks and cigars– Langdon showed Clemens a picture of Langdon’s sister, Olivia, who was … Continue reading Mark Twain in Elmira, New York

England: Cowslips near Oakridge, Gloucestershire

360° panorama and text by John Willetts. Click the image to open the interactive version. Cowslips are a springtime flower found on ancient meadowland. Its name comes from cowpat (what cows leave on the ground). It is very rare to find such a mass in one place. These were located in a water meadow near the … Continue reading England: Cowslips near Oakridge, Gloucestershire

Underwater 360° Panorama Photography Tutorial: Part 5 – Using The Robot and Post Processing

This is last fifth part of the 360° underwater panorama tutorial series by Richard Chesher. Read Part 1, Part 2, Part 3 and Part 4. Here is an image of a school of reef fish taken with the robot I mentioned in part 4: And here is one taken very close to a school small tropical … Continue reading Underwater 360° Panorama Photography Tutorial: Part 5 – Using The Robot and Post Processing

New Caledonia: Weather New Caledonia Grand Lagoon Sud

360° panorama by Richard Chesher. Click the image to open the interactive version. Richard Chesher: When exploring the uncharted waters of the world's largest coral reef lagoon the weather is always a concern; even when anchored in a reasonably well protected location, like the V-shaped "Coude" (Elbow) reef on the southern tip of New Caledonia's Great … Continue reading New Caledonia: Weather New Caledonia Grand Lagoon Sud