Author: Xposure

MicroSculptures

Microsculpture is a unique exhibition that presents insects like never before. The clarity and detail in the three-metre prints that provides normally unseen beauty to the audience, allowing them to study these stunning creatures in minute detail. The exhibition provides unique visual experience and celebrates the beauty of the natural world....

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About Paul Nicklen

Paul Nicklen is a Canadian photographer, filmmaker, and marine biologist who has documented the beauty and the plight of our planet for over twenty years. As an assignment photographer for National Geographic magazine, Nicklen captures the imagination of a global audience. Nicklen is uniquely qualified to create his brand of documentary photography which informs and creates an emotional connection with wild subjects in extreme conditions. His work delivers audiences to an underwater realm witnessed by few. Nicklen’s sensitive and evocative imagery has garnered over 30 of the highest awards given to any photographer in his field, including the BBC...

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Photography in Science

Many areas of science rely upon photography as an essential tool. The eye cannot see anything close to what can be captured in photography. The use of long exposure has become very popular and also exposures taken through  telescopes can show extraordinary astronomical details otherwise unseen. Projects created with the use of microscopes such as the Micro-sculptures project by Levon Biss provide stunning images that can be shown on a scale of over 1000:1   Advancements in camera technology have also brought High-speed photography into a new light. Capturing a bullet in amazing detail as it travels through the air, is...

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Sharjah Government Media Bureau

Sharjah Government Media Bureau is the speaker and listener on behalf of Sharjah on the local, regional and international media landscapes.  Established under the direction, guidance, and patronage of His Highness Sheikh Dr Sultan bin Muhammad Al Qasimi, UAE Supreme Council Member and Ruler of Sharjah, it is the official conduit responsible for all media and communication activities related to Sharjah’s governing bodies and the emirate as a whole.  An independent body, Sharjah Government Media Bureau empowers government communication and encourages the communication of uniform messages. It adopts a mature and responsible strategy inspired by the wisdom of His Highness, the Ruler of Sharjah, which is consistent with the UAE’s federal media policy and regulations, and adherent to the emirate’s authentic culture. The ultimate function of Sharjah Government Media Bureau is to highlight the emirate’s ongoing progress and development as the region’s media and cultural hub. To achieve this end, Sharjah Government Media Bureau facilitates a dialogue for and with Sharjah’s government institutions and the media to elevate Sharjah’s status among the Arab and international media. In doing so, Sharjah Government Media Bureau provides a meeting point for media professionals to network with senior decision-makers in Sharjah and exchange valuable views on topical issues. VISIONWe aim to maintain an environment which allows for the continuous advancement of a meaningful and multi-sided dialogue, revolving around Sharjah and including all stakeholders...

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Al Majaz Amphitheatre

A breathless session saw a quite staggering 23 cars blanketed by just eight-tenths of a second with positions changing at almost every moment. Such was the competitiveness that the ballast-laden VW of Jason Plato could only manage 22nd on the grid, although the double champion has cited an as yet unknown problem with his Team BMR RCIB Insurance machine. Jason Plato, right after the race: “Something fundamental has happened today because it was a completely different car to the one we had in free practice” Sam Tordoff looked to have stolen pole position from under the nose of Motorbase...

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