NASA Posts a Huge Library of Space Sounds, And You’re Free To Use Them – Create Digital Music

NASA Posts a Huge Library of Space Sounds, And You’re Free To Use Them – Create Digital Music.

“…And SoundCloud is now a place you can find sounds from the US government space agency, NASA. In addition to the requisite vocal clips (“Houston, we’ve had a problem” and “The Eagle has landed”), you get a lot more. There are rocket sounds, the chirps of satellites and equipment, lightning on Jupiter, interstellar plasma and radio emissions. And in one nod to humanity, and not just American humanity, there’s the Soviet satellite Sputnik (among many projects that are international in nature).

Many of these sounds were available before; I’ve actually used a number of them in my own music. But putting them on SoundCloud makes them much easier to browse and find, and there are download links. Have a listen below….”

Why we need to look more critically at #

Why we need to look more critically at #Canadian coverage of international #news – @Jsource http://ow.ly/Df6mY #CDNpoli #journalism

Listen Up! Gryphon Trio #YZF #NWT #NACC

Listen Up! Gryphon Trio #YZF #NWT #NACC live Pt04 http://ustre.am/fxK4

AFN commission on Missing & Murdered Indigenous Women; RCMP policing in the NWT | rabble.ca

Dene National Chief Bill Erasmus on the AFN thinking of setting up a commission of inquiry about the Missing & Murdered Indigenous Women and RCMP policing. NWT RCMP Sgt. Barry Ledoux also speaks on what the NWT RCMP is doing about the Missing & Murdered Indigenous Women and also policing issues in the NWT’s smaller communities at the Native Women’s Association of the NWT AGM

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“Vanishing Point” NFB documentary introduces audience to diverse northern cultures – Canadian Geographic

The film crew had been waiting weeks for the birds. A storm was breaking over their heads as they crouched high in the rocky tundra. The family they were filming expressed their impatience. Their kids …

Source: www.canadiangeographic.ca

Stephen A. Smith and Julia Szucs tell the story of two Inuit communities in Nunavut and Greenland in the documentary Vanishing Point.

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Finding True North -

Finding True North is a collection of the images, thoughts, and miscellanea that define our lives in Iqaluit, Nunavut. Follow our Iqaluit blog as we get lost and found in the Great White North.

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Finding True North is a blog collection of the images, thoughts, and miscellanea that define our lives in Iqaluit, Nunavut. Follow our Iqaluit blog as we get lost and found in the Great White North.

twitter: @FindTrueN
instagram: @FindTrueN

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“Photography is the story I fail to put into words” – Destin Sparks

Best Local Wedding Photographers
Destin Sparks http://www.destinsparks.com/

@DestinSparks

Panoramic Landscape Photographer. Changing the world one photo at a time.

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The Only Person Who’s Naked in These ‘Nude Portraits’ is the Guy Behind the Camera

There’s something to be said for thinking outside the box and turning an idea on its head, and that’s exactly what photographer Trevor Christensen is doing with his hilarious and surprisingly thought-provoking series, Nude Portraits.

Source: petapixel.com

There’s something to be said for thinking outside the box and turning an idea on its head, and that’s exactly what photographer Trevor Christensen http://www.trevorchristensen.com/ is doing with his hilarious and surprisingly thought-provoking series, Nude Portraits.http://www.trevorchristensen.com/#!/p/nude-portraits 

That’s because there aren’t actually any nude people in his portraits… the only person who’s naked during the photo shoot is Christensen himself, who is busy capturing his subjects’ reaction to his birthday suit.

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Photographer Gives Us an Inside Look at Meghalaya, India, ‘The Wettest Place On Earth’

New Zealand-based photographer Amos Chapple is a name you might recognize from his intimate look inside Iran that we shared just over a year ago.

Source: petapixel.com

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When You Flip Through an IKEA Catalog, 75% of the ‘Photography’ You See is CGI

This photo isn’t actually a photo. From the furniture to the beautiful light falling on the countertops and wood floors, what you’re looking at is a CGI rendering that has replaced 75% of the ‘photos’ in the IKEA catalogs the college kids, divorced…

Source: petapixel.com

Today, reveals Enthed, about 75% of all IKEA product images are CGI, and rendered at ‘ridiculously high resolution’ so they’re good for everything from web viewing to wall-sized displays in IKEA’s stores. And as time goes on and rendering software continues to get better, traditional photography promises to play a smaller and smaller role.

To read the full interview and find out just how much Enthed’s team can do on a computer, head over to the Computer Graphics Society website by following the link below.

Building 3D with Ikea [CGSociety] http://www.cgsociety.org/index.php/CGSFeatures/CGSFeatureSpecial/building_3d_with_ikea

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