Adam Passingham

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11 Of The Best Destinations To Travel To For Amazing Photographs

Photography is an art-form that we can all relate to. When people say a photograph is a worth a 1,000 words, cliché as it sounds, it’s absolutely …

Sri Lanka

Top 10 Underappreciated Parks

From vast wilderness to varied history, from swamp to desert, these places should be more famous.<p>From the National Geographic book <i>The 10 Best of Everything—National Parks</i><p>Yellowstone and the Grand Canyon deserve the appreciation they receive, but the National Park System includes nearly 400 units, …

Bay of Fundy

Winding its way between the Maritime provinces of <b>New Brunswick</b> and <b>Nova Scotia</b>, the Bay of Fundy is 170 miles of craggy cliffs, thundering waves, and ecological wonders. "It's rugged nature," local artist Karin Bach says. "It's the kind of place people who truly love nature and not just the pristine …

This breathtaking shot of a sunrise over the Plaosan Temple in Indonesia is one of the stand-out submissions to the 2014 National Geographic Photo Contest. http://on.natgeo.com/1pm1wG2 Photo by Bill Stipp

How to Photograph Pets: 16 Tips to Capture the Perfect Shot

Photographing pets is a bit more challenging than photographing people. It is due to their unpredictable nature, and due to the fact that they don’t …

Top 10 Inca Ruins to See (That Aren’t Machu Picchu)

Machu Picchu is the most popular Inca site, but it's not the only one. Check out this photo gallery of the best of the rest, from Cusco to Lake Titicaca.

Swimming spot of the month: Bude sea pool, Cornwall

Everyone loves a tidal pool, right? (Except maybe cats.) All the fragrant loveliness of a sea swim, but without the schlep to the water's edge when the tide goes out. Yes sir, I'll take two.<p>The venerable Bude sea pool in north Cornwall is one of the last remaining tidal lidos in the country. Now …

With 223km of mountain trails, dusty desert tracks and narrow canyons, the Larapinta Trail offers travellers the chance to experience Australia's pure desert heart in all its enormity: http://bbc.in/168C8gg

How Do You Start a Photography Business?

The business of photography is something you really need to approach based on an honest assessment of your abilities, strengths, and interests. From …

10 Things I Learnt from Daily Shooting

A Guest Post by David Powell from Shoot Tokyo Here are a few lessons I have learnt from daily shooting… I hope you enjoy. 1. “Do or Do Not…. There is …

Digital Photography

New Paper Birds from Diana Beltran Herrera | Colossal

<p>It’s been over a year since we last checked in with paper artist Diana Beltran Herrera (previously here and here) whose skill in crafting the fine …

Tips for Better Street Photography: Day-to-Day Life

Photographer Kevin Meredith (aka Lomokev) takes his camera everywhere he goes. His name comes from the popular Lomo camera, which is just one out of …

How to Photograph Food For Professional-Standard Shots

A great food photograph can do a lot of things – it can make a viewer hungry, it can convince a diner to order a dish and it can sell a hell of a lot …

What a First Time Wedding Photographer Needs to Know

The news that you are photographing your first wedding often leads to emotions ranging from excitement to apprehension, and in some cases, fear. …

Caligula's ancient hideaways

Try to imagine a Roman emperor’s palace. A vision of unbridled luxury – from jewel-encrusted walls to revolving dining rooms (that was Nero’s brainwave) – is bound to come to mind. But frustratingly it’s hard to find remaining traces of this kind of extravagance, even in the city of <b>Rome</b> …

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: …

Pacific Light: Macro Footage of Ink, Oil and Soap Shot by Ruslan Khasanov | Colossal

<p>Russian graphic designer Ruslan Khasanov who is probably best known for his experiments in liquid typography just released this experimental video …

2013 LENSCRATCH Summer Fun Exhibition

Happy Summer!<p>I hope you are having as much fun this summer as your photographs reflect. A big thank you to Sarah Stankey and Grant Gill for their …

Concert Photography Tips from a Nikon Pro

Where visual and audial obsessions overlap, you’ll probably find the concert photographer. This is an extremely exciting type of photography, with …

Shuttle Launch Captured in Amazing High Def by Cameras on the Rocket Boosters

When the Space Shuttle <i>Atlantis</i> launched on June 8th, 2011 it marked the end of NASA’s Space Shuttle Program. The video above harkens back to that …