Diane Powers

376 Flips | 5 Magazines | 137 Likes | 25 Following | 79 Followers | @dpowers3 | Imagination is the beginning of creation. You imagine what you desire; you will what you imagine; and at last you create what you will. George Bernard Shaw

Victoria Sorochinski's Eerie Mother-Daughter Portraits

Victoria Sorochinski's potrait series, <i>Anna & Eve</i>, portrays an unsettling look at the mother-daughter relationship. Sorochinski is Ukranian-born and …

The Photographs of Noah Jashinski

The work of Noah Jashinski focuses on intimacy and emotional authenticity. He is interested in imperfections and keeping them and “happy accidents” …

Elegant Fine Line Geometric Tattoos by Dr. Woo | Colossal

<p>With delicate lines, dots, and geometric patterns, L.A. tattoo artist Dr. Woo creates some of the coolest tattoos we’ve seen in quite a while. The …

Dreamlike Autochrome Portraits of an Engineer’s Daughter From 1913 Are Among the Earliest Color Photos | Colossal

<p>Mervyn O’Gorman (1871-1958) is best known as one of the greatest British engineers, and during WW1 was head of the Royal Aircraft Establishment at …

Photography

Historical Photos and Artworks Set in Motion by Nicolas Monterrat | Colossal

<p>One of my new favorite Tumblrs to follow is Un gif dans ta gueule… (roughly ‘A gif in the mouth…’) run by French photographer and animator Nicolas …

Love – Black, White and all its Greys

Love – Black, White and all its Greys. A 'seasonal' selection of photographs from Asia.Related Posts:• The most innovative thing Leica Camera can do<br>• IPA …

Incredible Giant Living Sculptures at Atlanta Botanical Gardens

The largest living plant sculpture exhibition ever displayed in the United States has just begun! From now till October 31, visit Atlanta Botanical Garden to see <i>Imaginary Worlds, a New Kingdom of Plant Giants</i>. 28 living sculptures are scattered throughout the garden including nine never-before-seen …

New in My Modern Shop: Surreal Portraits Inspired by Ballet by Kylli Sparre

We have another great addition to My Modern Shop. Kylli Sparre first came under our radar in September 2013, when we noticed that the fine art photographer's stunningly surreal scenes were inspired by ballet. Trained as a ballet dancer, the photographer seamlessly incorporates dance into her photos …

Photographer Uses 130-Year-Old Camera to Capture Images of Modern England

In the age of Photoshop, cell phone snaps, and digital photography, British photographer Jonathan Keys stands out with his passion for the collodion (or wet plate) process, an early photographic process that was invented by Frederick Scott Archer in the 1850s. Armed with his 130-year-old wooden …

The Big City That Celebrates Creative Ideas

Creative Products<p>June 23, 2018<p>15+ Modern Planters Blooming With Hand-Crafted Personality<p>Now that you can get live plants delivered to your door, it’s easier than ever to turn your home into an indoor jungle. But if you’re someone still on that quest, you’re going to need vessels to store all those …

Tweens

Intricate Papercut Art Contains Beautiful Love Letters

Inside his small studio in east London, where he's worked for over 20 years, artist Rob Ryan creates intricate papercut works all by hand. Many of them contain pieces of writing that read like beautiful love letters. For example, in the one above, the message reads, “I always said that I'd do …

Incredible Retro House Made Entirely Out of Cardboard

How would you like to live in a house made entirely out of cardboard? Following that train of thought, Zoey Taylor and David Connelly of the artist collective Dosshaus created <i>House of Cardboard</i>, a series of photos showcasing the interior of a retro-style home constructed out of the humble material .<p>…

La Dolce Vita of 1960s Rome – in pictures

It was one of the most fertile periods in contemporary Italian cinema and saw the explosion of celebrity culture. This summer the Estorick Collection in London presents The Years of La Dolce Vita – 80 photographs capturing the <i>dolce vita</i> (literally ‘sweet life’) enjoyed by Italian film stars and …

50 Influential Photographs That Changed Human History

1 of 51<p>Family members pass Kosovar refugee Agim Shala, 2, through a barbed wire fence into the hands of grandparents at an Albania camp, March 1999.<p>2 …

Kent State

100-Year-Old Negatives Discovered in Block of Ice in Antarctica

For the past 100 years, a box of never-before-seen negatives has been preserved in a block of ice in Antarctica. Recently, Conservators of the New Zealand Antarctic Heritage Trust came across the 22 exposed, but unprocessed, cellulose nitrate negatives during an attempt to restore an old …

Jack White’s Meg White Problem

Why he still needs (and yearns for) his old partner<p>Before Jack White envisioned the world in red and white, he saw Lime.<p>Harry Lime, that is, the …

Micro fungi of Australia - in pictures

Photographer Stephen Axford forages for fungi in the forests of New South Wales in Australia. He doesn't harvest them, he captures their beauty on camera

Weekly Roundup

In this week’s roundup Carrie Mae Weems tackles issues of identity and belonging, Kimsooja has a thirty-year retrospective, Ai Weiwei organizes a …

Porter Robinson – Lionhearted

Kudos for this clip made with an Arri Alexa camera by Jodeb to illustrate the song “Lionhearted” Porter Robinson and Urban Cone. A great work of …

The Durable Led Zeppelin

John Paul Jones, Led Zeppelin's bassist and keyboard player, was quietly playing backgammon and half listening to a phone-in radio talk show on New …

Photographer’s workspace

Photographer’s workspace.

Paintings by Iranian Artist Afarin Sajedi

We are enjoying the work of Iranian artist Afarin Sajedi this morning. Sajedi has had exhibitions across Iran and also taught at Tehran Azad …

Andy Warhol: Early Record Covers

Before he was coined The Prince of Pop Art, Andy Warhol was one of the most highly sought out graphic designers in Manhattan. Before making his mark …

The Delicate Work of Daria Nova

View Gallery<p>Daria Nova's digital fashion illustrations possess a soft painterly touch. Nova expertly pairs fine linework with large panels of solid …

In the garden

Domenico Foschi: Los Angeles, Mon Amour

Los Angeles is a hard city to define visually. We all know the beautiful coastline, the star filled streets of Hollywood, the fabulous noir …

Garry Winogrand's classic and unseen photographs – gallery

Garry Winogrand is seen by many as the father of American street photography. His output was so prolific, he left many images unseen in his lifetime, on contact sheets and thousands of undeveloped rolls of film. The best of this treasure trove is included in a new collection of his photographs