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Winners of the 2015 National Geographic Traveler Photo Contest

The winners of the 27th annual National Geographic Traveler Photo Contest have just been announced. Winning first prize, Anuar Patjane Floriuk of Tehuacán, Mexico, will receive an eight-day photo expedition for two to Costa Rica and the Panama Canal for a photograph of divers swimming near a …

Humans see colour differently in the summer

Colour perception changes between seasons with humans seeing yellow as more green in the summertime<p>Humans see colour differently in the summer with yellow seeming more green than in the winter months, scientists have shown for the first time<p>The researchers at York University looked at how colour …

#ILookLikeAnEngineer: Women scientists smash sexist gender stereotypes on Twitter

A new hashtag #ILookLikeAnEngineer - aimed at dispelling myths around how women in STEM industries look - has gone viral on social media<p>Remember #DistractinglySexy – the hashtag that took off in the aftermath of the ‘Tim Hunt women are distracting and cry in labs’ debacle? The one where women …

Social Media

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Photographer Leaves Fashion to Take Pictures of People With Genetic Conditions Because "Beauty Is Everywhere"

He wants to change society's perception of beauty.<p>Fashion photographer Rick Guidotti was out walking in NYC one day when he passed a little girl on the street who had albinism, a congenital disorder that causes a lack of pigment in the skin, hair, and eyes. Guidotti was completely blown away by her …

French Journalist Parodies High Fashion By Showing How Average Women Would Look As Models

How does it feel like to be in a high fashion photo shoot? French fashion stylist Nathalie Croquet decided to find out by putting herself in front of …

Fashion Photography - Tips for Making Something out of Nothing

Recently, I found myself in a conversation with a mentoring client who was feeling creatively stunted. I asked her where she wanted her portfolio to …

Photographer Follows Girlfriend While Traveling to Breathtaking Indian Landmarks

When photographer Murad Osmann and his girlfriend Natalia Zakharova were vacationing in Barcelona, they started an Instagram series that their followers fell in love with. The photographs feature Osmann being led by his girlfriend through the incredible destinations that they visit, resulting in …

Photography

Olympus DSL-ARM Ad Pokes Fun at the Heaviness of DSLRs

Olympus has launched a bizarre and humorous new ad campaign to promote its mirrorless cameras at the expense of “heavy DSLRs.” The ads feature a made …

Gripping Portraits Give Voice to Afghanistan’s Imprisoned Women, Jailed for ‘Moral Crimes’

In Afghanistan, countless women are imprisoned for what are referred to as “moral crimes,” a vague term used to apply to cases in which they have …

How to Create Grunge Effect in Photoshop in 8 Simple Steps – A Video Tutorial

This simple and effective video tutorial by Glyn Dewis. Here are 8 simple steps to create grunge effect in Photoshop.• Levels Adjustment<br>• Add contrast to …

Tutorials

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What is Reciprocal Rule in Photography?

One of the biggest challenges that many photographers face is yielding sharp photos when hand-holding a camera. Many end up with blurry images …

Cameras

I Wrestled with Death Twice To Live For Photography

This is the story of how I wrestled with death twice to live for photography. Before I wrote this article, I told a couple of people about it since …

Public photos mined to create beautiful time-lapses

In many ways, the internet is simply an extremely badly coordinated attempt to document our planet. Hundreds of millions of photos are uploaded online every day, depicting ourselves, our cities, our landscape, and our food. However, they're also isolated and disparate: it's difficult to sieve …

Beautiful Photos of Mysteriously Surreal Scenes by Nicholas Scarpinato

Photographer Nicholas Scarpinato has the incredible ability to make his work appear as if it's part of a dreamscape. We first featured the young creative a few years ago, and since that time he's developed his talents with more conceptually intriguing scenes that are bathed in gorgeous, …

Photography

Famous Landmarks in Paris Recreated Using Historic Images from World War II

Artist Julien Knez spent two months touring Paris to figure out how much the famous city has changed since World War II. During August of 1944, the Liberation of Paris was fought, freeing Parisians from Nazi Germany's oppressive control. After collecting vintage photographs of this momentous …

World War II

Architects to Repurpose Abandoned Highway into Elevated Skygarden

The innovative Dutch studio MVRDV is planning on transforming an abandoned section of highway in Korea. But instead of destroying it and building something new, the architects will repurpose the unused infrastructure into a 55-foot-high elevated park. It's called the <i>Seoul Skygarden</i>, and it'll …

Urbanism

Photographer Captures Spectacularly Colorful "Moon Trail" During a 37-Minute Exposure

You have most likely seen countless photographs of vivid star trails posted all across the Internet, but what about a <i>moon trail</i>? On May 4th, 2015, Finnish photographer Janne Voutilainen captured an incredible lunar image that took exactly 2,258 seconds to create. As the rising moon streaked across …

Photography