Photographer Ken Shiraishi took this incredibly gorgeous photo of a blue pond in the small town of Biei in Hokkaido, Japan. This particular photo won Shiraishi an honorable mention in National Geographic’s 2011 photo contest, in the nature category. For those that have Mountain Lion, you have seen this photo before as it's one of the backgrounds included with the operating software.
"The 'blue pond' of the famous tourist resort in Biei, Hokkaido, Japan is a place where…Continue
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How much fun would it be to see thousands of birds scattered around one of your favorite museums? If you were at Victoria and Albert Museum for one particular day back in 2006, you could have experienced this yourself. Trophy was a temporary installation by artist Clare Twomey which was comprised of 4,000 blue clay birds. Perched all over the ground and…Continue
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One of the best times to photograph outside is during the golden hour, or when we get the first and last hours of sunlight. If you'd like to capture more stunning and magical photos, however, try and catch the blue hour (or twilight), the window of time in the morning that begins minutes before sunrise or the period in the…
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If you're a fan of photography in remote places, check out this incredible new shot by Icelandic Örvar Atli Þorgeirsson. Unlike the glacier caves we've seen before, this one is a brilliant crystal blue color, which apparently is a rarity.
As Örvar states in this story, "On my trip with…Continue
Just when you think that the world is going to hell in a hand basket, remember that there is hope standing right in front of you. This t-shirt from Lim Heng Swee is called Hey, Mr. Blue Sky. It's a nice artistic representation of that thought.
$12 at… Continue
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