My husband and I always talk about how nothing can prepare you for parenthood: The highs and lows, the moments of total frustration and total happiness, the excitement you feel when you experience your child's "firsts." We've only been parents for about 19 months and yet we're still surprised by how much we've learned, how much our baby boy teaches us.
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We're now two weeks into Nissan's photography contest Capture Your #BestShot, where we're asking you to show us your best photo that represents The Future. One lucky person is going to win two plane tickets to Zurich, Switzerland and…
Added by alice on October 29, 2013 at 7:30am — No Comments
See if you can hold back a smile while checking out these adorable photos of French Bulldog Sir Charles Barkley. With a catchy name and almost 90,000 followers on Instagram, the photogenic pup is a verified hit online as people follow his every move. Sir Charles Barkley, or “Barkley” for short, was born on May 7, 2012. Melissa, the owner, got him from a breeder…Continue
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Rose (Found a Home)
As we've seen before with Traer Scott's Shelter Dogs series, a growing number of photographers have been taking photos of unwanted dogs to bring light to the issue of pet overpopulation and to do their part in helping…
Added by alice on October 25, 2013 at 8:30am — No Comments
As we've seen many times before, with Adele Enersen's Mila's Daydreams or with Anna Eftimie's Blackboard Adventures, magical adventures can happen when a baby is dreaming. Well, that is, if the baby has a creative…
Our friend and photographer Carli Davidson has just released a brand new book that features her signature series Shake, a fun collection of images of dogs caught mid-shake. Using high-speed photography, Carli captures dogs as they're shaking off water, but it's their expressions that make this series truly priceless.…
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Buenos Aires-based photographer Sophie Starzenski shows just how much women's bodies change during pregnancy with this stunning series called 40 Weeks and a Mirror. She's combined two growing trends, "the selfie" (a a self-portrait taken with a camera or phone) and pregnancy progression portraits, to create a fantastic set of photos that are both artistic and…Continue
As any traveler knows, Lonely Planet creates awesome travel guide books that inspire people to explore far-flung places all over the world. Who hasn't bought a Lonely Travel book before they took off on their vacation?
In their latest book, Lonely Planet's Beautiful World, they take us on a journey to the planet's most breathtaking places, showing us a collection of…Continue
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We're excited to announce that today we're launching a brand new photography contest with our partners over at Nissan! Called Capture Your #BestShot, the contest asks you to submit your best photo in one of three categories - Urban Life, Tech Inspiration and The Future. Three influential publications…
Added by alice on October 10, 2013 at 8:30am — No Comments
Recently, National Geographic launched a new initiative called Your Shot that allows photographers from all walks of life to connect with Nat Geo photographers and editors over virtual assignments. Centered around a specific theme, each assignment asks photographers to share their best shot.…
In the United States, you'd be hard pressed to find a more majestic spot to see the splendor of fall than on top of Oberg Mountain in Minnesota. After a moderate three mile hike, you'll be amply rewarded with stunning views of Lake Superior, Oberg Lake, and Moose Mountain. Come in the…Continue
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Photographer Ben Marcin has created an interesting series that can only be described as eerie but uplifting. Called Last House Standing, it shows houses on the eastern seaboard, some in the worst neighborhoods, standing not with others but all alone. At one time, for an entire city block, these 19th century structures were attached to similar row houses, but for different reasons,…
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Though you're now already familiar with these two shaggy Old English Sheepdogs living in the Netherlands, you may never have heard of this sweet little pack. Cees Bol, the photographer and owner of the…Continue
Photographer Mark Bridger just released a few new photos he took while in Kenya for The Great Migration. From July to October each year, approximately 1.3 million wildebeest, 500,000 Thomson's gazelles, and 200,000 zebras, among other animals, migrate into and occupy the Maasai Mara National Reserve in Kenya to and from the Serengeti in Tanzania.
In this first photo, he…Continue
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For a recent assignment, Sydney-based photographer Toby Dixon created these two awesome split personality portraits not with fancy Photoshop but with the help of two talented friends. Monique Moynihan, who was in charge of styling and Budi, who handled make-up, transformed a man and a woman each into two distinct halves.
Similar to a mullet, "business in the…Continue
For many photographers, taking a picture of the elusive double rainbow is a rare and unexpected treat. Not only do you have to be at the right place at the right time, you need to have your camera on hand so that you don't miss nature's colorful show. As photographer…Continue
At the southernmost point of the South Island of New Zealand, you won't find any houses but you will find some extremely dramatic scenery. Slope Point is predominantly sheep farming country but it has spectacular views of the sea over the rocky coastline and surrounding cliffs. It's also where you'll find some of the most interestingly shaped trees in the world.
Due to the strong winds…Continue
Added by alice on September 30, 2013 at 7:00am — No Comments
After all that hot weather, can you believe it's now fall? To celebrate the start of a new season, today we've rounded up 12 incredible photos of trees exploding with color. Otherwise known as autumn, it's the time of year when certain trees like the sugar maple or the baldcypress turn a magnificent combination of colors.
At the Portland Japanese Garden, in Oregon, a majestic…Continue
While photographer Ashley Vincent might best be known for his amazing, award-winning shot of a tigress shaking off water in a Thailand zoo, it's his adorable photos of baby animals that are melting our hearts…Continue
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