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Here’s the First True Color Photo of Earth Snapped by Japan’s New Himawari 8 Weather Satellite

The Japan Meteorological Agency launched its latest weather satellite called the Himawari 8 this past October. A few days ago the agency released the …

Photographer Finds That a Santa Suit Is All It Takes to Make Strangers Drop Their Guard

Tired of strangers giving you wary glances when you photograph them? A Santa suit can change that suspicion into smiles.<p>Lithuanian photographer Tomas …

How I Created This Viral Puddle Reflection Picture in Photoshop

My name is Michael Pistono, and I’m a 28-year-old photo enthusiast living in Honolulu, Hawaii. I was recently playing around with a reflection photo …

These Are the Photographs That Took My Freedom, and This is the Story of How It Happened

My name is Abe Van Dyke. I am a photojournalist who was arrested by the Milwaukee County Sheriffs department for being on Interstate 43 photographing …

Heavenly Photographs of Dubai Skyscrapers Poking Through a Sea of Clouds

The city of Dubai in the United Arab Emirates is known for its impressive skyline, which features the world’s tallest building. Every so often, the …

The Captivating Beauty of Libraries Around the World

New York-based, French photographer Franck Bohbot documents the breathtaking beauty of libraries in his ongoing series <i>House of Books</i>. Traveling to cities like Paris, Rome, and Boston, the photographer creates a visual record of the bastions of knowledge and learning that have been the pillars of …

Surreal Portrait Photography Set Against Iceland's Stunning Landscapes

Sam Breach no doubt loves creating beautiful imagery. She says, “With the help of light, a camera and my computer I revel in sharing something of my …

How to Make Use of Different Lighting Options in Macro Photography

The appeal of macro photography should be obvious to most, whether you’ve ever made a macro photograph or not — it’s all about the wonder and …

Macro Photography

Sans Nom

Tree Crowns

Project info<p>Trees take center stage in my life. I feel a deep reverence for their unique nature as I create my images. For me, trees represent the connection between energy (air, light) and the material world (soil, earth).<br>Each time I am working on the tree crowns, I spend about 20 minutes taking …

Specimen of Good-byes

Kuro-shio (Black Current)

Project info<p>I never get tired of watching the undulation of waves. The waves roll in as she rise and fall, and make a wavering motion. The shape and line are beautiful and distinct. Through the finder, I chase after the waves breaking against the shore and washing the sand; and I release the …

Selects #27: The Best of 2014

For our last Selects of 2014, we asked our photographers to submit their favorite shots from the year. And what an amazing set of images we received! …

Le Voyage Sombre (2012-2014)

Project info<p>« Voyager ? Pour voyager il suffit d’exister. Je vais d’un jour à l’autre comme d’une gare à l’autre, dans le train de mon corps ou de ma destinée, penché sur les rues et les places, sur les visages et les gestes, toujours semblables, toujours différents, comme, du reste, le sont les …

Voyages

Fernweh & Heimweh (2012-2013)

Project info<p>The Colllage series ‘Fernweh & Heimweh’ of Eva Gjaltema was created with the intention to bring two different worlds and timezones together. By making collages of historical places she photographed in Berlin and outcuts of her dutch grandparents family pictures, she wanted to bridge the …

ElefanteCidadeSerpente [ElephantCitySerpent]

Project info<p>In my everyday life I find the images in ElefanteCidadeSerpente [ElephantCitySerpent]. I look for traces of a urban man and I take his objects and spaces to myself. Situations present themselves in obvious casual actions. Exploring human tracks, I see just how particular anonymity in …

Using Graduated Neutral Density filters for Landscape Photography

Photos of Beautiful Ice Sculptures That Formed After a Windy Mountain Storm

Mount Javornik in Slovenia was recently battered by more than a week of strong winds and freezing fog. After the storm was safely past, weather …

CameraSelfies: Portraits of Historical Cameras Taking Pictures of Themselves

What if cameras got tired of participating in human selfies and decided one day to start taking pictures of themselves? That’s the quirky idea behind …

6 Holly, Jolly Ways to Photograph Timeless Memories This Holiday Season

Holiday songs and jingles, decorative sights and sounds – holidays are here! It's been sung as the “Most Wonderful Time of the Year” for many …

Paint It Black (And White): Shooting With The Leica M-Monochrom

<i>“How many photographs can you look at more than once? Not many, not many.” –Cartier-Bresson</i><p>Although the technical brilliance of modern digital cameras is undeniable, there’s also something about the ease with which pictures can be taken that tends to encourage a rather scattershot approach to …

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Breaking the Ice

Since 2003, documentary photographer Camille Seaman has made many visits to the Arctic regions of Svalbard, Greenland and Antarctica for her series, …

These 30 Links Will Take You to The Finest Photos and Photography Articles of The Week

Another wonderful week passes us by and Toad Hollow Photography has been busy searching the internet looking for links to the best tutorials, special …

Photographer Documents the Rapidly Disappearing Paddy Fields of Yunnan, China

Yunnan, China is home to some of the most beautiful rice paddy fields in the world. The traditional agriculture fields are sprawling in size and are …