How Photography Was Optimized for White Skin Color

[…] the company didn’t develop a better film for rendering different gradations of brown until economic pressure came from a very different source: Kodak’s professional accounts. Two of their biggest clients were chocolate confectioners, who were dissatisfied with the film’s ability to render the difference between chocolates of different darknesses. “Also,” Connor says, “furniture […]

Pluton en 2015

On the left: our best image of Pluto in May. On the right: our current best picture of Pluto. — Andras Toth (@tothur) 13 Juillet 2015 Bonus en couleur : La mission New Horizons est en train de passer près de Pluton, et nous a envoyé des photos plus belles les unes que les autres – de nombreuses autres données (diamètre, gravité, etc) sont en cours de mesure. La science, les gens, la science ! *écrase une larme*