From now till February 23, visit the Robin Rice Gallery in New York to see Botswana, stunning photos of African wildlife taken by photographer Zack Seckler less than 500 feet from above the ground. Flying in an ultra-light aircraft and with an expert…
Last month, 21-year-old landscape photographer Jeff Lewis braved the bitter cold to capture these gorgeous shots of wintertime in Yosemite. As he's still a college student studying meteorology at UCLA, he also had to put on hold a 20-page paper and studying for three final exams in order to see Yosemite like this. Running on only four hours of sleep, he and his friends shot photos at…
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Sean Kelly gallery in New York is presenting an impressive new body of work by photographer Frank Thiel that shows the massive glacial ice formations in Patagonia, Argentina. The show, called Nowhere is a Place, takes its name from a book co-written by Bruce Chatwin and Paul Theroux in 1992 about their impressions of the South American region. Thiel first visited Patagonia 15…
Not many people can say that they've devoted more than 60 years of their life to photography, but then again, not many people receive artist awards at the ripe old age of 95. Photographer Bill Rauhauser was just selected as the 2014 Kresge Eminent Artist, as he gains recognition for his contributions to the cultural community of Detroit. Hilariously, when we was…Continue
Artist Leo Villareal's monumental light installation, The Bay Lights, has now been up since March of 2013. The incredible light project spans 1.8 miles wide and 500 feet high, making it the world's largest LED light sculpture. While many people have taken photos of it, one photographer, named…
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The golden hour in photography refers to the first and last hour of sunlight during the day, when the light is just perfect for a spectacular shot. During the golden hour, the warm colors of the sun enhance the colors of any scene. In particular, they can cast beautiful, glowing shades of gold and blue onto expansive landscapes and cityscapes.
Recently, National Geographic…Continue
As wedding photographers by trade, most of the time, Helena and Laurent spend their days documenting the happiest moments in peoples' lives. Recently, however, they shared on their blog a very personal moment but one that's filled with equal amounts of love. As Helena tells us, "Weddings are beautiful but so is loss; loss is beautiful because it is about love. Both weddings and funerals…
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If you've recently checked out our Facebook page, you'll recognize the shot above. (It's presently our cover photo.) Photographer Ronnie Yip took the spectacular cityscape image of Toronto simply stating, "Everything was frozen."
Minneapolis-based artist Brock Davis continues to delight his fans with his quirky iPhone photos. These are some of his favorite shots from 2013, as he continues to experiment with iPhone photography. Davis proves that you don't need fancy props to create art people can appreciate. With over 106,000 followers on Instagram, the artist is…Continue
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After seeing this stunning photo on Flickr's blog, I knew we had to get the story behind it. Photographer Kimmo Kuloveski took this incredible photo on New Year's Eve, simply calling it Explosive New Year 2014. There was no explanation, just a dazzling photo of fireworks…
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Many first time parents (myself included), worry about how well their new baby will get along with their household pet. For years they've taken care of their furry friend and introducing a new member to the family comes with a mixed bag of emotions. That's why it's so great to see these photos by Chris Lowe and his wife Miriam. When they brought home baby Claire in November, their…Continue
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Chicago, Illinois-based photographer Eric Sahrmann worked with Art Director Mike Scalise to come up with a creative campaign for the Milwaukee Health Department, whose goal it was to raise awareness of having a healthy pregnancy. After Scalise came up with the original concepts, Sahrmann cast for babies between 3 months and 1 1/2 years old, finally…
Added by alice on December 31, 2013 at 9:00am — No Comments
Netherlands-based Edwin Kats has a knack for capturing small critters in an incredibly cute way. Within a 10 mile radius of his home in Nunspeet, Holland, you can find Kats hunched down as he shoots squirrels and hedgehogs from ground level. "I like squirrels and hedgehogs, in particular. because they all have a different character," he tells us. "I’ve met cheeky ones,…Continue
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Four days ago, Indonesia-based photographer Tri Joko put up an extremely adorable photo called Snoop on photo sharing site 500px. Not only did 10,000 people view that photo in one day, it raised a storm of controversy as fellow photographers started to call "foul," or in other words, "this is photoshopped."
Two days after the photo went up, Joko answered back to the criticism with…Continue
Growing up with a big woodland behind his home, Kilian Schoenberger has always been interested in mysterious landscapes and their secret places. The German photographer has now utilized the moody landscape and old stories of his childhood homeland to create a series of photographic illustrations inspired by the fairy tales of the Brothers Grimm. Shot in remote rural areas of…
In the spring, the countryside of Luoping in eastern Yunnan, China turns into an ocean of flowers. It's that time of the year that the rapeseed flowers (or canola) are in full bloom. Photographers flock to this destination to capture the spectacular sight - rolling hills surrounded by bright yellow flowers as far as the eye can see.
Added by alice on December 24, 2013 at 10:00am — No Comments
Christmas is now only a few days away! If you haven't quite gotten into the holiday spirit, do we have something for you. Today, we've put together some of the most hilarious and heartwarming photos of animals who are happily celebrating this wonderful time of the year. Whether they're donning silly costumes or getting tangled up in lights, these furry friends sure look…Continue
Added by alice on December 23, 2013 at 11:00am — No Comments
Recently, the San Francisco Zoo welcomed a new member to their family and she's as cute as can be. Though her mother Nneka is doing fine, the adorable 5-month-old gorilla named Kabibe (or "little lady" in Swahili) is being carefully cared for by her grandmother named Bawang who has assumed the role of adoptive mother for the infant. The 33-year-old matriarch of the family did the…Continue
This adorable couple, married for an incredible 61 years, finally got the photos they deserve! As a special holiday present, event designer and granddaughter Lauren Wells (on her husband's side) decided to create some truly memorable anniversary photos for her "Nina and Gramps." According to Lauren, the two "have…Continue
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Father and daughter Ben and Olivia lost Olivia's mother, Ali, when Olivia was just one-year-old to a rare form of lung cancer. This November, after two years of being on a "rollercoaster of emotions" Ben decided to move out of their Cincinnati home that they had lived in with Olivia's late mother. Before they left, to serve as lasting memories of their past lives there, Ben decided…