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‘A Dream’: Turning a Landscape Into a Dreamscape in Photoshop

This surreal photo-manipulation is titled “A Dream,” and it was created using a single photograph that was edited in Photoshop. In this post I’ll …

Psychedelic Photos Reveal What Your Favorite Cocktail Looks Like Under a Microscope

With the help of polarized light microscope, research scientist Michael Davidson and entrepreneur Lester Hutt transform cocktails into fine art. …

Mesmerizing Satellite Photos Show How Much We’ve Changed the Natural World

From the obsidian depths of the cosmos, the planet Earth is but a grain of blue, anchored only by the gravitational pull of the sun and sheltered …

Otherworldly Landscapes Made from Junk Food

For <i>Processed Views</i>, photography duo Barbara Ciurej and Lindsay Lochman construct sweeping landscapes from highly refined foodstuffs, including sugary …

Now here’s a photo series that’s as delicious as it is beautiful! NYC-based photographer Emily Dryden teamed up with sculptor Zahydé Pietri to create a series of images featuring faces made out of...

Now here’s a photo series that’s as delicious as it is beautiful!<p>NYC-based photographer Emily Dryden teamed up with sculptor Zahydé Pietri to create …

The 10 Best Photo Essays of the Month

From the November issue of National Geographic magazine: How Solar Lanterns Are Giving Power to the PeopleAt a brick ki<p>... VIEW MORE<p>Rubén Salgado …

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The Endurance: one of the greatest survival stories ever told

The Endurance<p>Survival against the greatest odds.<p>Ernest Shackleton had already made a name for himself as an intrepid explorer, having reached a …

Colorful Paintings Capture the Endless Freedom of the Open Road

East Hampton, Long Island-based artist Grant Haffner paints vivid landscapes inspired by the beautiful country roads and bodies of water of his hometown. Using acrylic, marker, and pencil on wood panel, the painter deconstructs the road scene into a striking series of graphic lines and eye-catching …

How to Shoot Dreamy Double Exposure Portraits + 5 Awesomely Inspirational Photographers

Haunting, dreamy, and gorgeous all at once, double exposures of silhouettes are the kind of photos that make you stare a while.<p>It’s been on your …

What Happens When Time-lapse Photos Are Digitally Stacked Together – BOOOOOOOM! – CREATE * INSPIRE * COMMUNITY * ART * DESIGN * MUSIC * FILM * PHOTO * PROJECTS

Canadian photographer Matt Molloy had the brilliant idea of taking a bunch of time-lapsed photos and digitally stacking them together. The result is …

Time-lapse Photography

37 Reasons Why You Need To Visit Iceland Right Now

Iceland, a country rich with roaring volcanoes, monolithic glaciers, icy mountains and deep fjords, has become a mecca for photographers looking to …

Landscape Photography

13 Exercises for Photographers That Can Help Jump-Start Creativity

Like the world’s tidal waters, photographic creativity ebbs and flows for many of us. Sometimes creativity can use a jump-start, an artificial method …

iPhone Photography Awards Winners Revealed

Photographers of the Year iPhone Photography Awards. First place, Sounds of the old town.<br>Michał Koralewski<p>1 of 17<p>LightBox NewsletterSign up to …

Portraits of the Disappearing Tribes of the World

Photographer Jimmy Nelson spent three years between 2010 and 2013 visiting some of the indigenous cultures found in the furthest corners of our …

Why I shoot small sensor cameras

The evolution of the photographer usually goes something like this: First they get a point and shoot camera, than get a bridge camera, then a DSLR, …

10 Documentary Videos For Street Photography Fans

<i>Image (c) Michael Ernest Sweet</i><p>While not all these photographers are strictly street photographers, they are, I believe, photographers that street photography fans should be acquainted with and know by name. These photographers do all have one thing in common - they are great masters. Additionally, …

Ideas for Photo Fun With Water & Food Coloring

“Wow! Oh my gosh! Cool!”<p>This is what your friends will say when they see your gorgeous photos of food coloring in water.<p>These shots are not only …

(The Very Old Debate of) Image Manipulation

<i>Ignacio Palacios is best known internationally for his travel and landscape work. He has been continuously traveling around the world since 1998 but</i> …

Recycled PET Plastic Bottle Plant Sculptures by Veronika Richterová | Colossal

<p>Czech artist Veronika Richterová creates new life from repurposed plastic PET bottles. For the last decade the artist has used various methods of …

Mouthwatering Food & Cooking Cinemagraphs by ‘Kitchen Ghosts’ | Colossal

<p>Over at Kitchen Ghosts, photographer Daria Khoroshavina and food stylist Olga Kolesnikov have been creating cinemagraphs that detail the creation of …

New Urban Geodes on the Streets of L.A. by Paige Smith | Colossal

<p>Surrounding an exhibition at Maker City LA, artist Paige Smith A.K.A. a common name (previously), began to install new crystalized rock formations …

Blooms of Ceramic Shards by Zemer Peled | Colossal

<p>As part of a new body of work on view at the COLLECT Art Fair which opens today in London, artist Zemer Peled (previously) created a new series of …

Texas-based artist Natalie Fletcher found a way to combine her love for painting and photography with what she calls “living compositions.”Using body paint and and precise angles, she’s able to make...

Texas-based artist Natalie Fletcher found a way to combine her love for painting and photography with what she calls “living compositions.”<p>Using body …

How to Retouch a Portrait with the Adjustment Brush in Lightroom

You have probably seen several portrait retouching programs advertised in magazines or online, and wondered if they were worth buying. The answer is …

Tutorials

Lightroom Black and White Conversions for Dummies

Black and White conversions programs are a dime a dozen. You have the ability to do black and white conversions in Adobe Lightroom and Photoshop and …