Allie Degner

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Incredible Self Portrait Captured Under Melting Glacier

If you had to choose a few words to sum up 2013, selfies would be one of them. Facebook and other social media sites have become saturated in these …

Quirky Portraits From the National Beard and Mustache Championships

I originally saw the National Beard and Mustache Championships in the local news paper in Vegas, where I currently live. I had missed the 2012 …

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Chinese beachgoers dive into a sea of green as algae engulfs coast

Like a bright green shag carpet mutating uncontrollably, an algae bloom twice the area of Los Angeles County has engulfed the Chinese coast around …

14 global aviation trends we’re tracking at Skift this week

Every week we post hundreds of stories on individual brands and initiatives, connecting the dots across various global trends. We’re now highlighting …

Beneath the Clouds – Incredible Underwater Photography by Sarah Lee

Sarah Lee is from Kona on the Big Island of Hawai’i, and her photography can make you want to live there too. She captures the full beauty of island …

Photography

Funny Portraits of Men Dressed in Their Girlfriends’ Clothes

When Spanish photographer Jon Uriarte first started exploring relationship dynamics and gender roles in his work, he did so by photographing couples …

Fine Art Photographer Martin Stranka and His Incredible Images

Martin Stranka is a professional photographer from the Czech Republic, born in April 13, 1984. He is self taught with a distinct vision of …

This is a DIY Camera Obscura You Wear on Your Head

Photographer Justin Quinnell is a pinhole photography master. Over the years we’ve featured his work taking six-month long pinhole exposures that …

15 Unbelievable Pictures of Singapore’s Gardens by the Bay

Completed in 2012, the Gardens by the Bay in Singapore represent a very unique approach to a botanical garden. While the gardens contain beautiful …

15 Fun Jumping Pictures

Jumping is a fun way to express your excitement, and it always seems to put a smile on someone’s face. I personally don’t think anyone is ever too …

What Are the Chances of Capturing Fireworks & Lightning in the Same Shot?

If you’ve dabbled in photography, you know how hard it is to get the perfect shot. Sure, you’ve read tutorials, carefully researched equipment …

Centenarians: Touching Portraits of People Over One Hundred Years Old

A century old person, or person of 100 years of age is commonly called a centenarian. That would peg someone to have been born in 1913, or just …

Double Exposure Portraits

The Bulgarian photographer Aneta Ivanova suggests a delicate softness in its clichés using the technique of double exposure. Female bodies and …

Photos: The Top 10 Creepiest Hats from Royal Ascot

A highlight of the committed equestrian’s calendar, this week’s Royal Ascot enjoys quite a prominent audience. Not only does the Queen herself arrive each day in a horse-drawn carriage, but hundreds more of her dignified subjects mingle around the track’s manicured lawns. On Tuesday, air kisses …

Rouleaux: Anastassia Elias’ Book of Toilet Paper Roll Sculptures | Colossal

<p>If you’ve visited any art or design blog over the last few years you’ve almost certainly run into the artwork of Anastassia Elias who made waves in …

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Surprising Hammock-Chair Fusion by Benjamin Hubert: Cradle

By combining the functionality of a casual backless chair with the comfort provided by a hammock, British designer Benjamin Hubert came up with …

Everyday Foods Transformed Into Appealing Sculptures

Romanian artist Dan Cretu sees the potential for art in all of the foods around him. In his work, he transforms the most basic of nourishment–fruits and vegetables, sunflower seeds, and even slices of salami–into elaborate food art. Since he began his work in this type of sculpture, even just the …

Art

Cliff House on Big Sur Coast, California, USA

Watch 6 Wondrous Clouds Float Inside Museum Walls

Like a magician, Berndnaut Smilde conjures up miniature indoor clouds.<p>Anyone who has tried drawing or painting clouds knows that they’re incredibly difficult to reproduce in pictorial form. Well, that can’t actually be tougher than making them, right? In the last few years, artist Berndnaut Smilde …

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A New Exhibition Celebrates The Beauty Of Crushed Cars

Ron Arad presents contorted, crushed metal as a collection of pressed flowers.<p>People relish a good wreck. Just look at the audience interest in the television show <i>Jackass</i> and its big-screen offspring, <i>America’s Funniest Home Videos</i>, along with the reality show <i>Human Wrecking Ball</i>–entertainment …

Dogs Dressed As Their Owners

Coup de coeur pour le travail de Sebastian Magnani : un photographe suisse qui a eu l’excellente idée d’imaginer cette série « Underdogs » proposant …

How a Photographer Created Images of Fireworks Unlike Any You've Ever Seen

<i>A photographer's experiment puts explosions in new light.</i>

The Fly Geyser in Nevada was sealed after being drilled through by an energy company in 1964. Not sealed well enough it would seem, as it’s been spraying ever since. One of man’s prettier mistakes?

Scrooser

Part bike, part moped, the Scrooser is more than a frame and fat tires. It uses a battery-powered motor to augment your muscle power, letting you hit …

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Beneath the Waves

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