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ECCE HOMO – Artistic Photography by Evelyn Bencicova

ECCE HOMO, a photographic series by Evelyn Bencicova of choreographed naked performers.<p>Evelyn Bencicova is a talented Berlin, Germany based art …

The 50 Hottest Men Of All Time

From James Dean to A$AP Rocky and all that's in-between.<p>From Old Hollywood icons to '90s heartthrobs to the rising stars of today, take a look back at the most beautiful men of the last six decades.

How Much Should You Know About the Way Facebook Works?

An author of the infamous emotional-contagion study says it might not be reasonable to expect informed consent about social experiments online.<p>Every semester, Cornell professor Jeff Hancock asks his students to complete an experiment. First, he has them all Google the same search term. Then, he …

Colorful Paint Splashes Suspended in Air Against the Barren Nevada Landscape

For Colourant, photography duo Floto+Warner, composed of husband Jeremy Floto and wife Cassandra Warner, capture colorful pigments as they splash …

Breaking Bridal: Unexpected Celebrity Wedding Looks

We're a sucker for a good classic, but we also applaud brides who take a risk on their wedding day.<p>When Olivia Palermo and Johannes Huebl (<i>above, …

Face your fears: extreme creepy-crawly close-ups – in pictures

Wildlife photographer Yudy Sauw has captured close-ups of insects revealing their colourful and alien-like faces. In these images the insects have bulging eyes and sharp pincers and appear more grotesque than usual. Yudy photographed the bugs at his home studio in Banten, Indonesia, from 2-10cm away

Visually Striking Minimalist Photos Represent an Abstract World

This visually striking series, by Budapest-based photographer Adrienn Balask, relies on reflections, symmetry, and natural light to produce elegant and abstract formations. The artist draws upon real life scenes–birds flying across a grassy field, lamp posts lined up in a row, a single boat …

Art

Daily Inspiration #1799

This post is part of our daily series of posts showing the most inspiring images selected by some of the Abduzeedo's writers and users. If you want …

Graphic Design

Sheets of Glass Cut into Layered Ocean Waves by Ben Young | Colossal

<p>Self-taught artist Ben Young is a man of many exceptional talents from surfing and skateboarding to repairing furniture and working full-time as a …

Micro fungi of Australia - in pictures

Photographer Stephen Axford forages for fungi in the forests of New South Wales in Australia. He doesn't harvest them, he captures their beauty on camera

Amazing Collection of Mushroom Images Look Almost Alien-Like

Photographer Steve Axford makes it his business to find and document some of the world’s rarest organisms such as mushrooms. Very many mushrooms! The …

48 epic dream hotels to visit before you die

A GOOD HOTEL CAN MAKE or break a trip. The worst hotel in the best place is still going to make retiring after a long day an unfortunate experience. …

Behind the Edit: I Heart My City -- Editors' Spotlight

<i>Sarah Polger is a senior photo producer for Travel digital and the curator for the I Heart My City story.</i><p>Each time an editor runs a Your Shot assignment, much of the excitement is driven by the fact that we have no clue what to expect. Time and again Your Shot photographers surprise and inspire us, …

National Geographic Travel

People's Choice Adventurer of the Year Kilian Jornet

2014 Winner: Kilian Jornet Kilian Jornet, our 2014 People's Choice Adventurer of the Year, is redefining what is possible in the mountains by blurring the lines between trail running and technical climbing. In 2013, the 26-year-old Catalonian set a new speed record running up and down the …

All love is equal – Iconic Project by Braden Summers will leave you stunned

Questioning against the will of social construct, <b>Braden Summers</b> creates some powerful imagery of portraits depicting same-sex couples from various …

San Francisco

This Is The Prettiest Beach In Greece, Which Basically Makes It The Prettiest In The World

We know, we know. You're thinking to yourself, "Come on, guys, another pretty beach?" And we totally understand but look. at. this:<p>Navagio has been called the prettiest beach in all of Greece, which, if we can all agree is one of the prettiest places in all the world, then this beach is the …

Ten of the world's best city hikes

Stretch your legs over hours or days, without leaving some of the world’s biggest cities. This article is adapted from Lonely Planet's <i>1000 Ultimate Adventures.</i><p>Tijuca Forest, Rio de Janeiro<p>Aerial shot of Rio de Janeiro surrounded by the Tijuca Forest. Image by Paddy Eckersley / Digital Vision / …

Hiking

Splash out: the world's most amazing waterfalls

The bigger they are, the harder they fall – feel the power of the planet's mightiest and most beautiful waterfalls.<p>1. Victoria Falls, Zambia/Zimbabwe<p><i>Image by MAZZALIARMADI.IT</i><p>Explorer David Livingstone could be accused of dampening expectations by naming these falls after England's doughy queen: …

Hiking