Michael Cockerham

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Saturn-studying spacecraft snaps awesome image of planet's moon Dione

NASA's Cassini spacecraft, which is nearing the end of its time exploring Saturn and its 62 moons, took yet another incredible photo of the ringed …

Homer Sykes: 'Photographers are lemmings'

Fed up with photojournalism, Homer Sykes decided to chase after Britain’s inner essence in the 1970s. From awkward stripteases to weary miners and picnics at the races, he caught a country seething with class conflict<p>It’s 1971, and two bashful-looking women are doing a striptease on stage at a …


Iraqi family who fled Isis feature on Taylor Wessing prize shortlist

Also in contention for the photography award is a Caravaggio-inspired image of a cherubic boy and a candid portrait of a woman in London<p>A photograph of a displaced Iraqi family who fled their village after the area fell under Isis control is on the shortlist for the 2015 Taylor Wessing prize, the …

National Portrait Gallery

Mini adventures with toy cars

Phil Coomes<p><b>Kim Leuenberger is covering the Goodwood Revival, which starts on Friday, where she will be photographing some of the most expensive cars ever produced, as well as capturing the nostalgia of motoring. Yet she is more used to shooting far smaller models - toy cars set in the landscape.</b><p>The …


Lovers and fighters: Robert Capa's best second world war photography

Capa, one of the world's most distinguished war photographers, famously said: 'If your photographs aren't good enough, you're not close enough.' And close he certainly was, accompanying US forces to Europe from 1943-1945. From D-Day landings to a soldier wandering a lane with his sweetheart, his …

The Story Behind this Incredible Mountaintop Northern Lights Photograph

Conveying the grandeur of the Aurora Borealis is a serious challenge for a photographer. How are you supposed to capture the splendor of the event, …

In the Heart of Intimacy: 30 Photographers - Photographs courtesy of Paris Mois de la Photo | LensCulture

<i>Intimacy is one of three central themes of the 2014 Paris Month of Photography. Thirty photographers who focus on intimacy are exhibited at venues throughout the city. Here is a preview, with an introduction by curator</i> <i>Jean-Louis Pinte.</i><p>We live in an age where images are everywhere, and where they …

Track Down

Father Photoshops Three Daughters into Fantastical Scenes

Just by looking at these photos, it's hard to tell who's having more fun..the father or his three girls! About three years ago, John Wilhelm felt as though something was missing with his photography. Bored with just straight out of the camera shooting, he entered the world of digital manipulation. …


Riding on the Ghost Train

Legendary Magnum photographer René Burri died today at the age of 81. #Burri #ReneBurri #RIP

Five year old #Bedouin girl Tuqa Abu Alqean in #Negev #Israel #photojournalism

Saxmundham to Ipswich

From silver mine to wet plate

Phil Coomes<p><b>For the first 150 years or so, silver was an essential ingredient to photography, those little particles that reacted to light to create an image. Photographer Sean Hawkey decided to take his camera to the source and photograph the miners who extract the silver from the earth.</b><p>Of course …


"Unique perspective of an #ISS solar array from today’s #spacewalk” #Reid Photo credit: 256A8035 NASA/Reid Wiseman NASA Astronauts Reid Wiseman and Butch Wilmore successfully completed US EVA 28 yesterday, Wednesday October 15 2014. The highest priority task of the spacewalk was to replace a failed power regulator, known as a sequential shunt unit, which failed in May. The unit regulates power from the 3A solar array, pictured in this photo. NASA PAO #nasa #nasajsc #spacestation #internationalspacestation #explore #exploration #Exp41 #Earth #USEVA28 #spacewalk

Iceland, 2000

Driving around last night @denisebovee

That's a wrap! With the last major assembly operation complete, NASA's Orion Spacecraft is ready for blast off on December 4. #orion #nasa #journeytomars #space #exploration #firstflight #oriontest #dec4


Napkins Anyone — Great to be back in the region of the world where toilet paper has a multipurpose usage. Delicious dinner tonight at a roadside shop somewhere in Seoul after arriving in South Korea, popular with office workers. #toiletpaper #restaurant #iphoneonly #Seoul #SouthKorea @NatGeo @VIIphoto @ThePhotoSociety

Viking treasure trove discovered in Scotland

Retired businessman Derek McLennan found more than 100 objects, including solid gold jewellery, on church land last month<p>One of the largest discoveries of Viking treasure in Scotland has been unearthed in Dumfries and Galloway.<p>More than 100 objects, including solid gold jewellery, arm bands and …


Magnum Photos Blog

Carnival Films, the multi-award winning producer of Downton Abbey, joins forces with legendary photographic agency Magnum Photos to dramatise the …

Street Photography

Smarter Sharpening in Photoshop using Adobe Camera Raw

Sharpening in Photoshop has traditionally involved a compromise between applying it to the places in the image that you want to sharpen and avoiding …


The Many Lives of William Klein – A Documentary about World’s most Influential Photographer

Incredible and the most rewarding documentary on photography you will see in a long long time. Yes, this is the documentary on the wonderful artist …

World’s First ‘Layer-Lapse’ Combines Different Times into Each Shot of Boston

A few days ago we featured the work of a photographer who layered different times of day into single photos. Photographer Julian Tryba‘s recent …