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This New 'Earthrise' Photo from NASA Is Simply Breathtaking

A spectacular new photo of Earth from space recalls the two most famous images of our planet ever taken.<p>The photo, which was captured by NASA's …

Photographer's Hilarious Portraits Capture Dogs Trying To Catch Treats

This is paw-some.<p>It must really pug these guys when they don't catch the treats.<p>Christian Vieler, a 45-year-old photographer from Waltrop, Germany, has been shooting fun photos of dogs for the past three years. He initially got into pup portraiture completely by accident: He bought a camera in …

Marvel At ​Some Of National Geographic’s Best Photos From 2015

These images will blow you away.<p>Committed to showcasing amazing photography, National Geographic Magazine publishes stunning images shot around the world each day on its website. Taken in locations as varied as the ice of Antarctica or the shores of the island of Larak in the Persian Gulf, the …

The Best Drone Photos of 2015

The world from a different perspective.<p>Drones aren't just used for fishing, warfare, and target practice. As the remote control flying machines grow in popularity, so does the amount of jaw-dropping aerial imagery being produced.<p>"There literally are no physical limits as to where a shot can take …

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Interview: New Beautifully Poignant Portraits of Shelter Dogs by Traer Scott

Nearly 10 years ago, photographer and animal shelter volunteer Traer Scott‘s career took off after she published <i>Shelter Dogs</i>, a heartbreakingly moving series of black-and-white portraits capturing the loneliness and sorrow of pups waiting to be adopted. Now, Scott has returned to her roots with the …

Interview: William Patino Captures the Beauty of Iceland's Vast, Untouched Landscapes

Australian photographer William Patino‘s short time in the photography world has made a big impact. The young artist, who currently resides in Wollongong, Australia, began to pursue photography in 2012 and hasn't looked back since. After working as a tradesman for over 8 years, the shift in careers …

Greenland's Beautiful Icy Landscapes

For this beautifully tragic series titled <i>Above Zero</i>, photographer Olaf Otto Becker daringly trekked through approximately 2,500 miles of Greenland's western coastline over a year one period. Second only to Antarctica, Greenland has the largest inland ice surfaces in the world. Armed with his …

Ridiculously Adorable Rescue Cats Photographed Mid-Shake

Photographer Carli Davidson is offering the world an unexpectedly wonderful treat: portraits of cats who are in the middle of a hilariously satisfying shake. Using her high-speed camera, the artist humanely works with adorable felines, making sure the cats feel comfortable in her studio, to capture …

Expressive Dog Portraits Capture the Soulful Essence of Man's Best Friend

While many pet photographers take portraits highlighting the outer beauty of canine companions, photographer Anne Geier captures something a little more–the intangible essence of man's best friend. She also showcases the grace of a canine's soul. Amidst the enchanting, Austrian wilderness, the …

Photographer Captures Stunning South Korean Landscapes Reflected in Mirror-Like Lakes

South Korean photographer Jaewoon U has gathered quite the following on 500px, and rightly so. His majestic landscape shots of his home country are nothing if not magical, overflowing with colors and rich details. The Seoul-based artist is particularly skilled at capturing beautiful outdoor scenery …

Fantastic Red Fox Photos Captured in the Wild

Like Nikolai Zinoviev, Roeselien Raimond is a photographer whose love of nature and animals is evident through her amazing wildlife photos. While she's able to capture everything from beautiful birds in flight to hilariously levitating lambs, it's her red fox photos that make us sit back and …

Winners of the Comedy Wildlife Photography Awards Showcase Animals at Their Funniest

The newly-launched Comedy Wildlife Photography Awards hopes that you'll chuckle when you see one of their images. You aren't laughing at them, rather, but with them–these lighthearted photos are meant to be hilarious. The unusual competition combines funny portraits of animals with technical …

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Endearing Photos of Senior Shelter Dogs Who Symbolize the Power of Second Chances

Journalist Laura T. Coffey and photographer Lori Fusaro have captured just how wonderful senior dogs can be. The two women collaborated on a book titled <i>My Old Dog: Rescued Pets with Remarkable Second Acts</i>, taking the time to meet older canines who are typically animal shelters' highest-risk …

Interview: Adorable Foxes Captured in Zen-Like State of Bliss

For years, we've been enamored with Dutch photographer Roeselien Raimond's beautiful portraits of foxes. She has a knack for capturing them at just the right moment, showcasing their adorable looks as they go about their daily activities, including traipsing in the snow, wading through a pond, and …

Adorable Baby and Bulldog Puppy Share a Birthday and an Unbreakable Bond

Dilan Ivens and his bulldog Farley have demonstrated that dogs truly are man's best friend. Both boys were born on May 26, 2014 and they instantly developed an undeniable bond. They play together, eat together, and nap together–all while mom Ivette documents their adorable relationship on camera. …

Curious Deer Photobombs Baby's Photoshoot and Turns It into a Magical Portrait

Photographer Megan Rion of Imagine That Photography was capturing 1-month-old Connor Rogers' portrait when an intrigued woodland creature unexpectedly interfered. While Connor was serenely sleeping on a hay stack surrounded by gourds and autumn leaves, a curious deer name Maggie wandered over. When …