Mintz Family Christmas wins "Holiday Lights" Challenge

We received 27 submissions for the Holiday Lights Challenge — a pretty good showing for our first competition. The winner was the “Mintz Family Christmas”. Great decorations, a good capture, and very useful highlights. Fun! Here it is: The four runners-up were 2009 – Cook Family Christmas Display , Surace Family Christmas Light Display , Metropolis mall…


Photosynth gets Geekbriefed

Cali and Neal from visited us in October, and they’ve just released their video “brief” of Photosynth based on that visit.  Here it is:  And here’s the synth that was made on-camera during that shoot. My color balance was a little on the sickly yellow side for this one. Sorry Cali!  


Seasonal Synth Challenge: "Holiday Lights"

Here’s the deal. During the week of December 21st to December 27th we will devote our entire front page to your best synths of holiday lights.  The winner of this challenge will get his or her synth displayed in the top spot on the front page all week, and 4 runners up will get their synth thumbnails down below. …


Photosynths in Bing Maps. Dive in!

Today marks the beta release of the all new Silverlight-based version of Bing Maps, and one of the most visible features on this new site is deep Photosynth integration. The best geotagged photosynths from our community are explorable in Bing Maps in all their synthy goodness — that’s more than 14,000 Photosynths, and 1,435,000 photos. If…