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Photos of Abandoned Places Found in New York City

For the past few years, photographer Will Ellis has been locating, exploring, and documenting obscure abandoned places in New York City. His images …

Abandoned Buildings

These Haunting 1913 Portraits Are From the Beginnings of Colour Photography

Thanks to the folks at The National Media Museum these amazing photographs by Mervyn O’Gorman have been getting a lot of attention lately. Taken at …

4 Ways to Transform Everyday Life Into Interesting Photography

If you’re someone who believes that the only way to create memorable or interesting photos is to travel to a tropical paradise or scale a mountain or …

30 Unbelievable Places That Are Hard To Believe Really Exist

Our Earth is full of wonders and beautiful places. Here is a collection of some breathtaking places that are hard to believe really exist.<b>(h/t:</b> …

New Dutch Photography Talent: Carla Kogelman

Blood Ties

The idea of the perfect and close knit family exists only in fragments of the imagination. These poignant memories of what were once insignificant and harmless things have made their way from the light and into the darkness with adolescence. This body of work approaches the physical aspects of the …

Portrait of West Africa's Secret Societies

Project info<p>Magic and secret societies play an important role in society of Sierra Leone and Liberia. It is something that is everywhere and part of politics, culture and religion. Secret societies can be found in all levels of society. Magic and the fight against witchcraft is one major reason …

cuba between its past and its future

Project info<p>Cuba's most recent developments and the political relationships with the USA, is hinting at a way where everyone wondered about its future. In this situation I was in Cuba in December to observe and to photograph the 2014. Changes in Cuba with the developments after the US released of …

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Evidence

The Republic of Sierra Leone Armed Forces - Photographs by Paul Shaw | LensCulture

<b>Juror’s Pick</b><p><i>This project was singled out for distinction by juror</i> <i>MaryAnn Camilleri</i><i>. Each of the jury members selected one photographer from the entrants to be awarded a special $1,000 grant.</i><p><b>Artist’s Statement</b><p>These portraits feature soldiers from the Republic of Sierra Leone Armed Forces (RSLAF) who …

All About me, nicknamed "crown-giver"

Project info<p>The main concern in my photography and video installation practice is based on representation of women in Middle east. I have worked extensively on context of women-hood in my country of Iran where I Live and work. I believe there are potential qualities in each individual women, either …

Dark and Sensual Photos of Intertwined Nude Bodies

For <i>Corpus</i>, Japanese photographer Daisuke Yokota captures nude bodies knotted and fused, alternately colliding and coming apart within the confines of …

Stunning Street Photos of 1960s New York by Takayuki Ogawa

After six years working as a photographer for one of Japan's weekly magazines, Takayuki Ogawa decided to take a trip out to New York. For about a year, from 1967 to 1968, Ogawa walked New York's streets taking photos of everything he saw around him. With a fresh set of eyes, he captured the overall …

Photography

Unframed : A Short Film Made Entirely with Photos Captured in Burst Mode

Photographer and filmmaker Dheerankur Upasak of Mumbai, India, recently took his Canon 5D Mark III and 24-105mm lens around and shot everything …

This ‘Moon Trail’ Was Shot with a 37-Minute Exposure

You’ve probably seen star trail photos before, but how about a “moon trail?” A Finnish photographer named Janne shot this beautiful photo earlier …

Be Careful When Changing Lenses Outside: Bugs Will Poop Inside Your Camera

I love bugs. I love photographing bugs. I don’t love bugs, however, when I find them lurking in my shower. I also don’t love bugs when I find them …

Portrait Recreations of Vandalized Subway Ads

“Makeup Transit Authority” is an ongoing portrait series by Brooklyn-based artist Lydia Cambron, who finds defaced advertisements in the New York …

Rule of Thirds

Simplest Way To Improve Your Composition Skills In Photography<p>Rule of Thirds<p>Although it may sound a bit far fledged but the <b>rule of thirds</b> in digital …