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New Yorker illustrator plays with his art on Instagram

Artists don’t always explain themselves well.<p>Even acclaimed illustrator Christoph Niemann, who can articulate the mysteries of creativity better than many, doesn’t always understand the moment when the head, heart and eyes merge with skills and gifts to produce a brilliant piece. It’s like trying …

Christoph Niemann

The Riders of Destiny

Project info<p>Romi Perbawa has spent four years documenting the child racers of Sumbawa Island in Indonesia. Held at the end of the rice-harvesting season, these races often involve children as young as 5 years old, with the horses they ride regularly racing at incredibly high speeds. Shockingly, …

The Magazine for Leica M Photography

Street Photography

Richard Oversmith http://richardoversmith.com/ Posted by Lara

Claude Monet landscape painting discovered in art hoard in Germany

The treasure trove of artworks discovered in a Munich flat in 2012 continues to yield surprises even after the death of its reclusive owner, with the discovery of a previously unknown Claude Monet landscape.<p>A taskforce of art historians examining the late German collector Cornelius Gurlitt's …

35 Magnum Photographers Give Their Advice to Aspiring Photographers

Hi<p>Bill Reeves, a passionate photographer who is fortunate enough to have Magnum photographers Eli Reed and Paolo Pellegrin as his mentors, told me …

Why you shouldn't take photos in galleries

The National Gallery is allowing cameras. Big mistake, says Sarah Crompton<p>Oh how the heart sinks. The National Gallery, after years of principled opposition, has quietly announced it is now <b>allowing its visitors to photograph and film the paintings on its walls</b>.<p>Thus it joins Tate, the Louvre, the …

Weekend Words: Coffee

Last weekend’s Weekend Word was tea; this week, equal time for coffee.<p>“A cup of coffee – real coffee – home-browned, home ground, home made, that …

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

Intriguingly Surreal Portraits of Women Inspired by Nature

Emily Flint is a Lynchburg, Virginia-based artist whose paintings are inspired by the natural life that thrives along the James River and Blue Ridge Mountains. Her portraits of women are completed with acrylic paint and graphite on birch panels. The soft application of this media allows for the …

Blue Ridge Mountains

Lytro changed photography. Now can it get anyone to care?

“Okay, can I take it out of the box now?”<p>Lytro product director Colvin Pitts wants to show me the camera he’s been working on since 2007. He cautions that it’s just an early model, then gently lifts the stark, black device out of an unmarked box. It looks like a cross between a DSLR and a …