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
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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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Photography enthusiasts, if there's one magazine you'll want to collect right now it's National Geographic's special photography issue. Devoted to "the power of photography," the October issue looks at how photography has the power to impacts our lives. It not…Continue
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A brand new book is about to be released by artist Inhae Lee that features two nternet famous little teeth named ickle and Lardee. On Monday morning, September 23, Inhae will debut My Milk Toof: The Adventures of ickle and Lardee 2, a 176 page hardcover book that shows four brand new stories never before seen on her blog.
About two years ago,…Continue
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Though there are some great social sites geared towards artists and photographers, like deviantART, Behance, 500px or Flickr, it still pays to have your own,…Continue
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Ask anyone off the street if they think half a second is a long period of time and, most likely, they'll vigorously shake their head or reply with an emphatic "no." Ask a photographer the same question and his or her answer will most likely vary. Husband and wife Shimon and Tammar are photographers who've captured the fluid movement of dancers all in half a second. Their…Continue
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On a personal journey to find herself, New York-based photographer Htet T. San has created a beautifully artistic series called "The Frail Second." Shot at beaches around New York City, on Coney Island or Brighton Beach, all of the photos show the silhouetted reflections of random people as they walk, play or just stand along shallow ocean waters. San started the project at the…
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One of the most eye-catching artworks at this year's Burning Man festival was a 55-feet tall sculpture of a woman in a beautifully elegant pose. Truth is Beauty is the second of three sculptures in a series called The Bliss Project by artist Marco Cochrane. Constructed of welded steel rods and balls and covered in…Continue
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Just what is that streaking across the sky? On Friday night, September 6, NASA launched its newest robotic moon explorer LADEE (Lunar Atmosphere and Dust Environment Explorer). About 200 miles north of the launch pad, from the Top of the Rock observation deck at Rockefeller Center in New York City, one photographer named Ben Cooper waited patiently for this once-in-a-lifetime…
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Ready for the most morbid question you'll be asked today? If you were to die tomorrow, what photo would you choose to be displayed at your funeral? Photographer Frieke Janssens is behind Your Last Shot, a set that takes that thought-provoking question and turns it into an intriguing series.
“In reality, those left behind need to quickly find a photo that is ‘OK’…Continue
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What does it look like when something as delicate as a flower explodes into a million pieces? Photographer Martin Klimas is behind this fascinating series called Rapid Bloom where he drops flowers into liquid nitrogen and then shoots them with an air gun from behind. Klimas wanted to show the flower, in its entirety, in one single shot, a flower in full bloom turned into a fascinating…
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Is that tiny frog holding a leaf like an umbrella, to shield himself from the rain? Yes, and it's just one of several amazing shots by photographers who feature the tailless amphibians in their photos. Photographer Penkdix Paime shot the tiny tree frog in his neighbor's backyard in Jember, East Java, Indonesia. The clever frog used the leaf as his umbrella for more than…Continue
Budapest, Hungary-based photographer Sarolta Bán recently released a new set of images that all have that surreal quality she's become known for. Bán's photo manipulations never cease to amaze us both for their creativity and the way they stretch the imagination. The self-taught…Continue
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Is that little owl yawning or singing? Belgian-based photographer Yves Adams has the answer as he's the one behind the adorable shot. "Little owls are CUTE!," he states. "They make you laugh with whatever they do! But when they start to yawn, my heart melts! This picture has been taken in Spain, with the help of…Continue
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Ready? After weeks of anticipation it's finally time to announce the winners of Red Bull's epic photo contest! About a month ago, we showed you 20 of Red Bull Illume's most inspiring…Continue
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While many of us have to wait for special holidays like New Years or the 4th of July to see a spectacular fireworks show, those living in Japan get to enjoy them almost every weekend throughout the summer (though most are held in July and August). The signature summer event in Japan is called Hanabi, which means "flowers of fire" in Japanese. It's easy to see why as these…
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With a degree in architecture and a passion for aerial photography, Kacper Kowalski takes to the skies to capture previously unseen landscapes in extraordinary ways. His photos of Poland from high above have earned him numerous awards including Nikon's Nikkor 75th Anniversary Award (NPCI 2008-2009). (Photo immediately below called "At the Heart of the Kaszuby Forest.") As Nikon stated,…
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