E. Wikstrom

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Photographs taken on railroad tracks are not worth dying for

The photograph of the historic B&O Railroad station in Point of Rocks, Md., was obviously intended to show this iconic structure in a pleasant light [“Reflecting on the rails,” Metro, Feb. 9]. However, the photo was apparently taken with the camera and, presumably, the photographer on the railroad …

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Photographer Uses the Eyes of the Animals She’s Posing With as Her Own in a Playful Portrait Series

Hungarian art photographer Flora Borsi has created “Animeyed“, a playfully stunning self-portrait series in which she camouflages herself with …

These Surreal Portraits with Sharks are 100% Real

Upon first glance, photographer Benjamin Von Wong‘s latest work looks like a Photoshop composite that shows a model swimming with sharks below the …

12 Powerful Photos of Martin Luther King Jr.

Reverend Martin Luther King, Jr. stands in front of a bus at the end of the Montgomery bus boycott, Montgomery, Alabama,<p>... VIEW MORE<p>Don Cravens—The …

Lake Erie can get extremely violent and these are the photos to prove it

Lake Erie may be the warmest and shallowest of North America's Great Lakes, but it's more beast than beauty. The world's 12th largest lake is notoriously stormy and has been known to pound boats, break walls, and beaches with waves reaching 25 feet.<p>While gusts of wind over 50 miles per hour might …

5 Things I Learned from Doing a 365 Photo Project

365 projects. It seems that most photographers attempt one at least once. It’s a massive commitment, but you can make it easier on yourself and get a …

Yes, There Is A Right Way To Pop Your Pimples

<b>Expert tips for when you're in a pinch.</b><p><i>By Jessica Cruel</i>, SELF<p>Photo: Giovanni Giannoni/WWD<p>Confession: even though I'm a beauty editor who knows all about hyperpigmentation and acne scarring, I can't resist popping my pimples. Not all the time--just when I have to look good for a big meeting or date …

This is the mistake almost everyone makes when buying a new camera

The best single piece of advice I've ever received as a photographer wasn't about technique. It was about equipment.<p>It came from my friend and photo-mentor Candice Cusic, a wedding photographer and photojournalist who won a Pulitzer Prize as part of a Chicago Tribune team in 2000. I was getting …

Stunning Portraits Celebrate the Unique Beauty of Freckled Faces

The diversity between people's outward appearances is one of the most fascinating aspects of humanity. Ongoing photography project #Freckles <i></i>focuses on just one facet of this diversity as a foundation and explores it, celebrating the intense beauty of the spotted phenomena for which it is named. The …

14 apps that will help you stick to your New Year's resolutions

Thankfully, there are apps to help you keep on track.<p>We combed through Apple and Google's list of the best apps of the year, along with Business Insider's own reviews and Tech Insider's App 100, to pull together a list of 14 apps that will help you reach your goals a little faster.

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