FilmGrab

FilmGrab – An Archive Of Movie Stills And Home Of Meme Creation

We can all appreciate cinematography when we watching a beautiful shot film but capturing the stills adds permanency to its allure. FilmGrab started out as a personal archive for its creator, Donnacha, and soon turned into a treasure trove filled with nearly 80,000 images from over 1000 movies. The images are free to use for …

New York’s Met Museum Publish Over 375,000 Images For Free Use

Yes, you read that headline correctly. The Met Museum digitised their collection under the Creative Commons Zero (CC0) licence meaning their 375,000 images are free for use without any cost or restrictions. Many of the images come from the late 19th century, when photography was in its infancy and back when albumen silver prints were in use. They …

Photoshopped Image Wins Nikon Competition, Subsequently Faces Ridicule

If you're going to cheat, do it properly. These words were unlikely uttered in the mind of Nikon competition winner Chay Yu Wei when he entered the following image into a Nikon giveaway. The photographer allegedly used his Nikon D90 to "capture a photo of a plane perfectly composed within the confines of a ladder …