Andrew Smith from Cuba Gallery
took today's Pic of the Day.
"We have two Lilac Burmese kittens, the one in the picture is named Turbo!," he tells us. "In this shot I took my macro lens and followed Turbo into the garden, he loves exploring the environment, digging holes and hunting for crickets. The picture is of him stalking at a… Continue
Added by alice on January 25, 2011 at 1:00pm —
One of the most beautiful portrait shots I have ever seen. Photo by Matthew Priestley
Added by alice on January 23, 2011 at 9:00am —
Though Joel Robison's usually making us laugh with his cute cardboard cutouts and photo manipulations
, we can appreciate how he went a little more serious with this piece.
"It's rather hard to tell but I did in fact make the giant paintbrush," he says, "It's made from a roll of gold wrapping paper… Continue
Added by alice on January 20, 2011 at 8:00pm —
A magnificent shot that's truly timeless. February 12, 1933. "New York City views. Plaza buildings from Central Park." The Savoy Plaza and Plaza hotels. Photo by Samuel H. Gottscho.
via [… Continue
Added by alice on January 16, 2011 at 9:00am —
Wedding and family photographer Justin van Leeuwen created this hilarious shot with his two little boys. It's like a mix between Jason Lee's cute daughters
and that Evian break dancing baby
Justin van Leeuwen… Continue
Added by alice on January 15, 2011 at 9:30am —
Today's Pic of the Day is by Samuel Bradley, a photography student from Farnham, UK. Doesn't this dapper man look like a modern-day version of Little Red Riding Hood's
Added by alice on January 10, 2011 at 9:30am —
Graffiti, street photography and NYC. What's not to love? This beautiful and artistic capture is by Navid Baraty, the man behind those beautiful Brooklyn blizzard photos
. It was taken at the Lower East Side, NYC.
"I decided to do a little snowy day shooting in Manhattan yesterday while running some… Continue
Added by alice on January 8, 2011 at 10:00am —
Today's pic of the day is by talented iPhone photographer Aik Beng Chiang, who we previously wrote about here
. The original picture is of an old man waiting for a taxi. Aik Beng didn't get the man to actually wear the helmet, he found a picture of the helmet on the internet and then used iPhone… Continue
Added by alice on January 7, 2011 at 10:30am —
Photo-magician Caleb Charland just sent us this new image he titled Reflection in a Snow Storm
. "It was made on December 26th, the night the blizzard swept through Maine," he says. "I canceled plans to hang out with friends that night so I could take advantage of the white out conditions. I grabbed my equipment and headed to my brother's house in rural Maine. He has an old farm house… Continue
Added by alice on January 6, 2011 at 12:00pm —
He made us laugh with his undeniably awesome self-portraits
and now photographer Kam Khan is back with a new series. "It's time for your closets to come to life and do battle," he explains. "The Series "Vs." will be about clothes fighting each other...(it) is one of my attempts to bring to life the clothes we wear everyday,… Continue
Added by alice on January 3, 2011 at 10:00am —
You know how there's some photos that you only have to look at once to know that it will forever be etched in your memory? For me, this is one of them. (By Bill Henson
, an Australian contemporary art… Continue
Added by alice on December 22, 2010 at 10:00am —
This beautiful painting, with hidden characters and meaning, is by France-based visual artist Rossina Bossio. "The inspiration for this painting comes from Colonial Latin-American portraits of dead nuns ("The Brides of Christ")," she tells us. "This kind of portrait was very common at the time and was considered extremely special. Death was the most important moment for a nun: it was the day she… Continue
Added by alice on December 20, 2010 at 10:00am —
"I had to try this type of shot myself," says Flickr photographer Adam Bender
. "My fish died and I had this little fish tank to play with. I'm happy with my first attempt. I was surprised I was able to time the shots fairly easily using my remote trigger."
Added by alice on December 19, 2010 at 9:00am —
You fell in love with the Fearless Cat
, now meet the Rebel Dog. Apparently, he's a clever one.
Photo by Spot… Continue
Added by alice on December 8, 2010 at 10:00am —
Aligned with Alexa
is a new piece by the one and only Alexa Meade. Alexa continually blows us away with her originality. Here she sits next to what looks like a man created with a black Sharpie! (But we all know it's actually another one of her amazing illusions.)
Alexa sent us these photos and explained to us that Aligned
was performed at… Continue
Added by alice on December 6, 2010 at 11:30am —
Stanley Chow's wonderful J is for James
illustration has just been released as a limited edition print! "I felt compelled to do the James Bonds, because it's the festive season, and the festive television schedule in UK every year is James Bond film after James Bond film," he tells us. "Plus, I need to add to my self-initiated project 'My Random Alphabet' that… Continue
Added by alice on December 3, 2010 at 8:30am —
Scotland-based Fergus Gill is the 2010 winner of the Young Wildlife Photographer award at the Natural History Museum's Waterhouse Gallery in London.
The story behind this shot:
"On Boxing Day 2009, it was so cold in Scotland (-17°C /1°F) that the birds were desperate for food. A rowan tree at the bottom of Fergus's garden in Perthshire became a magnet for… Continue
Added by alice on November 24, 2010 at 8:30am —
Intriguing photo of the day by Lori Nix
], via [… Continue
Added by alice on November 14, 2010 at 9:00am —
Just why is this woman crying in the window? Don't worry, she's not. What you're actually looking at is an advertisement on the street! Photographer Pat Padua took this photo in New York on one rainy day. His amazing illusion is achieved by his thoughtful composition and his ability to see a story where most of us wouldn't look.
"I keep my eyes open and look… Continue
Added by alice on October 28, 2010 at 3:00pm —
Aaron Nace shows us the beauty and magic of Photoshop with this recently completed photo manipulation. I couldn't find the story behind it so I contacted Nace, himself. Here is what he said:
"The image is a part of a Photoshop and photography seminar I taught in Puebla, Mexico this year. The concept was pretty simple, cover a model in paint. I wanted to… Continue
Added by alice on September 27, 2010 at 7:00am —