Alex Fillmore

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Mt. Tam photo may be 1 of the most stunning Calif. landscape shots ever

See other classic scenes of the Golden State's natural beauty by the photographer<p>The views from atop Mt. Tamalpais in Marin County have long inspired photographers to make the climb to the summit. But few of their photos can compare to a night shot taken three weeks ago by Italian photographer …

Out of this world: why the most important art today is made in space

Forget the Turner prize. This is art that reflects the true grandeur of the universe – it is the Sistine Chapel of the scientific age<p>It’s all about scale. A black dot is moving across the face of a blazing giant. The shadow of the planet looks tiny, compared with the vast flaming orb of the sun …

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Breathtaking Photos Capture Cuba's Legendary Ballerinas Dancing In The Streets

Cuba is home to some of the world's best ballet dancers. Photographer Omar Robles gives us a glimpse into their world.<p>In Cuba, the ballet is something of a national treasure. The dancers recruited into Alicia Alonso's storied company Ballet Nacional de Cuba, for example, reportedly make more money …

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Adorable Preemie Twin Girls Playfully Pose for Creative Portraits

Though they're only eight months old, twins Leia and Lauren have already stolen the hearts of thousands on Instagram. Their parents are Singaporeans Amber Yong and Peter Lok, who initially decided to create an Instagram account for their girls "as a medium to document their growing journey." They …

9 beautiful, award-winning images from Smithsonian Magazine's photo contest announced the winners of its 13th annual photo contest Tuesday.<p>The contest saw more than 460,000 submissions from photographers in 168 different countries. Nine images were selected as winners.

Scott Kelly snaps photos of Earth and the galaxy from space – in pictures

Nasa astronaut Scott Kelly is the only American to have spent 340 days in space. In addition to his research and experimentation, he captured his unique view of the Earth<p>Scott Kelly returns to Earth with a bump and a thumbs-up after record ISS stint

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Strange, Disorienting Photos from a Birthright Trip to Israel

Maya Fuhr's dusty, dreamy photos from her trip Israel.<p>One of VICE Canada's pals and favorite young photographers, Maya Fuhr, recently went on a birthright trip to Israel and came back with a buttload of beautiful photos. Here's what she has to say about them.<p><i>Birthright is basically a free ten-day</i> …

The 20 photographs of the week

The deteriorating refugee crisis in Europe, wildcat mining in Peru, Milan fashion week – the best photography in news, culture and sport from around the world this week

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