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The Gorgeous Fjordlands of West Norway

Photographer and geographer Kilian Schnberger has an incredible eye for documenting the stunning wonders of nature. From massive mountains to running rivers, the German artist provides a glimpse of the world from unique perspectives. He says, “I prefer temperate and high latitudes and alpine …

The Visual Art of Ivan Alifan

Outstanding Paintings.<p>This is a fine selection of outstanding paintings by the talented Ivan Alifan, a young artist born and raised in Russia, …

Art

The Beauty of Death: Catacomb Saints Photographed by Paul Koudounaris | Colossal

<p>In 1578 word spread of the discovery in Rome of a network of underground tombs containing the remains of thousands of early Christian martyrs. Many …

5 Google Calendar Secrets You Need to Know!

A lack of productivity leads to a lack of happiness.<p>When you can’t see yourself making progress or getting things done, you get anxious and become …

Meticulous Hand-Carved Wood Print of a Giant Moth

With skilled hands and a great attention to detail, artists Paul Roden and Valerie Lueth recently produced this gorgeous carving, entitled <i>Moth</i>. The Pittsburgh-based collaboration, known as Tugboat Printshop, specializes in all kinds of hand-crafted woodblocks that they use to produce gorgeous, …

United States

Top Notch Illustrations by Afu Chan

The weekend is here and nothing better to kickstart it than a good set of top notch illustrations, just like these by American artist Afu Chan. His …

Long Exposure Photographs of Fireflies in the Forests of Nagoya City by Yume Cyan | Colossal

<p>For the last month or so photographer Yume Cyan has been shooting some magical long exposure photographs of fireflies in a forested area around …

Paintings by Madeline von Foerster

Paintings by Madeline von Foerster<p>Surrealistic paintings infused with symbolism. For technique, Madeline uses a mix of oil and egg tempera invented …

Astounding Origami by Nguyen Hung Cuong | Colossal

<p>Paper artist Nguyễn Hùng Cường lives and works in Hanoi and folds many of his original, distinctly expressive origami works using a Vietnamese …

Microsoft Makes 3-D Printing As Simple As Clicking “Print”

Windows 8.1 will be the first OS to provide 3-D printers native support. What does that mean to you? The app market is poised for its first 3-D printing explosion.<p>To be honest, 3-D printing technology just isn’t there yet for consumers. It’s expensive. It’s relatively lousy. And it takes a slew of …

Get an Invisible Black Background to Your Portraits - Shooting Anywhere

In this video Glyn Dewis demonstrates how he gets his ‘Invisible Black Background’ effect when taking a portrait. The technique will allow you to …

Photography

How to Create a Composite Image: Photographing & Editing

There are several tutorials that show you how to create a composite image using two or more photos, but rarely do you see a video that shows you how …

Lighting a Portrait With Lindsay Adler

Famed portrait and fashion photographer Lindsay Adler just finished an awesome session with creativeLive on Creative Studio Lighting. We were able to …

5 Ways to Find a New Topic for a Photography Project and Beat "Photographer's Block"

It’s a well-documented ‘fact’ that writers encounter writer’s block. Photographers also run into that creative wall and it can be very discouraging …

25 Lovely Blue Jay Pictures

Blue Jays are one of the few bird species that rarely migrate. They can endure through cold, snowy weather, though they still migrate unpredictably …

PhotoEspaña puts feminism in the frame - in pictures

http://www.theguardian.com/artanddesign/gallery/2013/jun/14/photoespana-feminism-1970s-in-pictures<p>720<p>A new exhibition in Madrid offers a vivid …

Monkey in space - pictures from the past

PhotoEspaña 2013: the 1970s feminist avant garde

My highlight of PhotoEspaña, which opened in Madrid last week, was easily the group show, Woman: The Feminist Avant Garde from the 1970s. It's an …

Using Multiple Exposures in Action Photography

When you first take a look at photographer Marcelo Maragni’s images, you might think that they’re a product of Photoshop. But the truth is they’re …

The 5 Basic Ways To Publicize Your Photography Business Online

Many novice photographers have grand designs on becoming a professional photographer and getting paid to take photographs all day long, but the …

What artists can learn from chimps – in pictures

http://www.theguardian.com/artanddesign/gallery/2013/jun/07/art-learn-chimpanzee-damian-ortega<p>720<p>When leading Mexican sculptor Damián Ortega went to …

10 Ways Photography Can Change Your Life (It Changed Mine)

I have always been interested in photos. When I was younger, I used to pore through drawers of photos and photo albums that my parents made, looking …

8 Common Landscape Photography Mistakes Beginners Make

If you are interested in landscape photography I'm sure you have read lots of “how to improve…” type articles, which are all useful in their own way. …

Why the Camera Industry Clings Onto the Design of Early SLR Bodies

Have you ever wondered why the professional photography industry is dominated by cameras that carry on the design tradition that was started by …

Kodak Axes Acetate Film Base Production

It will probably come as no surprise to many that Kodak is planning to discontinue production of the acetate base, a primary component film, …

Interesting Photo of the Day: Multiple Exposures

Regardless of their feelings about editing or manipulating images in Photoshop, most photographers will admit that the powerful program can create …

Photos

Lomography Announces the Konstruktor DIY SLR Camera

Lomography has been teasing a brand new camera for about a week or so, and today they’re unveiling something that I absolutely never thought that I’d …