Category Archives: Recreation and Entertainment

Posts on recreation, photography, film, and TV.

Vectorizing a Photograph

You know, vectorizing a photograph in Photoshop, that’s like really easy, right? Just press the “Vectorize” button and you’re good to go.

Well. No.

Next time you feel you pay over prices for design, play this movie.

If you bought IT for the same number of hours it would cost you from $1200 and upwards, depending on where you bought it.

Oh, and if you want to do it yourself, here’s a link:

http://www.melissaevans.com/tutorials/vector-art-with-photoshop

First-person View Drone Racing

Arstechnica writes an article about first-person view (FPV) drone racing:

 

Ars_Technica_Dave_Stock_006-listing-image-crop-980x653The new, underground sport of first-person drone racing
Our intrepid photographer spent three months following the…
ARSTECHNICA.COM

Here is a video of some drone acrobatics:

The above video might have been sped up some, but the following video – the winning lap in a drone race – is probably run in real time.