Bokeh Is a Beautiful and Clutter-Free App That Logs Your Life

A growing obsession with digitally archiving everyday life has given rise to countless apps facilitating your diaristic tendencies. Rising above the clutter is Bokeh, a new service that strips lifelogging to its essentials with a pared-down app that stresses less is more. » 12/03/13 12:40pm 12/03/13 12:40pm

Ethereal Insect Photographs Will Cure Your Phobia of Bugs

Malaysian photographer Lee Peiling created images so fantastic, it feels like you're peering into another world. A world populated with helpful praying mantises and ants ready to lend a helping hand. » 2/04/12 1:00am 2/04/12 1:00am

Blur Out Blemishes With These Lensbaby Portrait Kits

Lensbaby's Portrait Kits are filled with camera accessories that can make any blemished-faced teen beautiful. They're perfect for portrait photographers tasked with the difficult job of photographing people's not-so-perfect faces. » 7/21/11 10:27pm 7/21/11 10:27pm

306 Beautiful Blurry Bokehs

Bokeh is the ephemeral essence of blur, something you can see yet remains completely intangible. Other times, it can be shaped into a mold, controlled and specific. The 306 entries from this week's Shooting Challenge capture bokeh at both extremes. » 2/01/11 2:00pm 2/01/11 2:00pm

Shooting Challenge: Bokeh

"The term comes from the Japanese word boke (暈け or ボケ), which means "blur" or "haze", or boke-aji (ボケ味), the "blur quality". The Japanese term boke is also used in the sense of a mental haze or senility." -Wikipedia » 1/26/11 12:00pm 1/26/11 12:00pm

Bokeh Filter Turns Blurry Lights Into Distinct Shapes

Bokeh, which is the out-of-focus light distortion in the background of a photo, is more and more seen as an aesthetic element of photography. This lens brings it more attention by shaping those blurs into stars, hearts, and more. » 8/29/09 8:00pm 8/29/09 8:00pm