The 10 Most Popular PetaPixel Posts of 2017

by admin December 31, 2017 at 1:16 am

2017 is coming to a close. As we close out the year, here’s a look back at the top 10 posts that received the most attention on PetaPixel.

#10. TSA Requires a Separate Screening of Cameras in Airports Now

The TSA announced that under its new guidelines, cameras and all other electronics larger than a cell phone need to be placed into a separate bin during security screening.

#9. Thrift Store Miracle: College Student Finds a Leica M2 for Just $5

A college student photography enthusiast managed to find Leica gear worth over $1,200 for just $5.

#8. These Creative Photos Use Optical Illusions to Promote Pet Adoption

Photographer Amol Jadhav shot a series of creative photos that use optical illusions to promote pet adoption. The animals were created with the negative space.

#7. Netflix Stole My VHS Cassette Photos for Its Stranger Things Boxed Set

Photographer Gough Lui shares about how he discovered that Netflix had used his photo without permission for the packaging on the collector’s edition of Stranger Things.

#6. Why Photos of the Eiffel Tower at Night are Illegal

A look at how the Eiffel Tower is copyrighted at night when its lights are on but not during the day.

#5. Pro Photographers with Amateur Gear vs. an Amateur with Pro Gear

Two professional photographers with cheap gear went head-to-head against a non-photographer with expensive gear to see what would result.

#4. This Incredible Flower Timelapse Took 3 Years and 8TB of Photos to Create