Alice Fitchet

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Photographer Captures Food Chain in 'One in a Trillion Shot'

Doc Jon was walking along the boardwalk April 13 in Madeira Beach, Florida with his Sigma 150-500mm lens attached to his Canon 6D, when a passerby …

Osprey

20 Beautiful, Uncommon Photos of Flowers

The floral forest of dreams © Dina Shirin (@dinashirin), Bronx, NY<p>The Print Swap is a submissions-based project by Feature Shoot connecting thousands …

Robert Mapplethorpe

Chinese vase sells for 10,000 times estimated price as auction involving amateur buyer gets way out of hand

A Chinese vase valued between 500 and 800 Swiss francs (or £382 to £611) has sold for a record five million Swiss francs (£3.8 million), a Geneva auction house said.<p>According to the catalogue, the vase, which is 23in tall and depicts three blue dragons on a yellow background, is from the 20th …

Fine Art

These Spectacular Photos of Waves on Lake Erie Will Blow You Away

After summer ends and vacationers leave the Great Lakes, the water can get a little wild—and these photographs of Lake Erie in action by <b>photographer</b> …

5 Tips To Enhance Your Landscape Photography Skills

What makes the difference between a snapper and a landscape photographer? Here are some tips to bring out the best of your landscape photos.<p>#1 Get up …

Rare shot of a pika chosen as Wildlife Photo of the Year

Amid an alpine landscape of rocks and boulders, it sounded as though somebody was hiding in a crevice and squeezing a squeak toy.<p>A wildlife photographer from Berkeley, Jen Joynt, tuned in to the squeak. She knew what it was. The scene that evolved ended when she took the photograph that won …

Bear who inspired Winnie the Pooh had tooth decay because 'Christopher Robin' fed it honey

The skull of the bear who inspired Winnie the Pooh has been discovered by the Royal College of Surgeons and is to go on display<p>The real life bear who inspired Winnie the Pooh suffered tooth decay partly because ‘Christopher Robin’ fed him so much honey, it has emerged.<p>AA Milne’s beloved children’s …

Winnie-the-Pooh

4 Reasons to Go Back and Re-Process Older Raw Files

As photographers, we eagerly plan mornings, weekends, day trips and vacations around being out in the field. When we get back to our computers, many …

Tutorials

I Capture The Innocence Of Childhood By Photographing My Three Sons

I create a surreal world of childlike wonders with the help of my three sons, all under the age of four, who inspire me to bring my vision to life. I …

A Creative & Beautiful Portrait Idea to Try this Week

Want to try something different with your portraits this week? Add a bit of diversity to your portfolio? Maybe just mess around and have a bit of fun …

18 Movies to Watch Before They Leave Netflix in October

"That rug really tied the room together."<p>Every month, Netflix bids farewell to a collection of great titles, but this September is a particularly difficult month for those who love the streaming giant. From horror to drama to comedy, an unusually large number of notable films will disappear when …

Entertainment

Here are this fall's most important TV premiere dates

That includes top comedies like "The Big Bang Theory" and "Modern Family." And there are addictive dramas like "Empire," "The Affair," and "How to Get Away With Murder." Also, what about the return of comic book series "Gotham," "The Flash," and "Arrow"?<p>Let's not forget fall's new offerings like …

TV

The Only Photographer Allowed at the Attica Prison Riot Remembers Four Days of Chaos

Caption from LIFE. A state trooper holds the burnt cap of a hostage guard, an ugly memento of five terrible days from in<p>... VIEW MORE<p>John Shearer—The …

I Photograph Dogs As If They Were Home Owners

My name is Maija Astikainen and I’m a photographer from Helsinki, Finland. I’ve been photographing pet dogs for several years for my project ‘One-Dog …

Review: Peak Design’s Everyday Messenger Bag is Both Sexy and Smart

The Everyday Messenger bag is Peak Design’s latest product to make a debut on Kickstarter, and it has blown past its $100,000 goal and raised over …

Puppy Portraits in the Style of Baby Photos

Photographer Elisha Minnette recently accompanied her friends Matt and Abby on a trip to pick up their new puppy from Groodle breeder. On the way …

Lightning And Rainbow Captured Together In Once In A Lifetime Shot

It’s been 7 years since Greg McCown has been trying to photograph a lightning bolt and rainbow in one shot. The spectacular image the 42-year-old- …

Underwater aircraft graveyard: WWII planes photographed off Pacific islands - Telegraph

Scuba Diving

Sexy Wounded War Veterans Show They’re Confident Enough To Be Hot Models

Michael Stokes, a fine arts photographer in California, takes a bold new approach to veteran portrait photography by taking powerful and sexually …

Personal Finance Startup MX Pulls In $30 Million Series A Funding From USAA and Digital Garage

MX, the personal finance startup formerly known as Money Desktop, has just inked a $30 million Series A funding deal led by a subsidiary of USAA. Tokyo-based VC firm Digital Garage also participated in the round.<p>MX previously raised a healthy seed round from various early-stage investors for $20 …

Venture Capital

Eyewitness: Science research photography competition

Photographs from the Eyewitness series

Science

Pictures of the Week 2.12.15

Your Patagonia Adventure Photos

Patagonia

The amazing fruit and veg art of Amber Locke - Telegraph

The Colbert Report Signs Off: Pictures

Diamond Nights - Photographs and text by Beth Moon | LensCulture

As night falls over the Makgadigadi Pans, large trees stand starkly against the horizon, leafless branches reach for the light. As the sun sinks lower, the sky drains of all color until just red remains. On the opposite side of the sky, Earth's shadow is rising, bringing a curtain of indigo and the …

Astronomy

Neil Patrick Harris is hosting the Oscars: Here’s what you need to know

The actor will host the 87th Annual Academy Awards<p>Neil Patrick Harris has been selected to host the 87th Oscars, on February 22 of next year.<p>The multi-talented actor has previously hosted the Tony Awards (four times) and the Emmy Awards (twice), and his hosting of the Tony Awards actually earned …

The Time-Lapse Video Of Earth Blows All The Other Ones Away

Vincent Brady didn't turn to special effects to create his awe-inspiring video, "Planetary Panorama."<p>To capture the earth as a textured sphere of natural life, hurtling through space, Brady simply put two and two together. On his website, he recounts how in 2012 he was experimenting with panoramas …

A Tribute to Discomfort: Insights from National Geographic Photographer Cory Richards | Colossal

<p>At the age of 14, photographer Cory Richards had dropped out of high school and was technically homeless. His education, he says, was instead …