Larisa Rollins King

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Did Your Photography Improve This Year?

Unlike athletes, photographers don’t have to contend with a narrow window of time where their bodies operate at peak physical conditioning to make a …

How to Shoot Epic Wide-Angle Photos of Trees

Trees invoke a sense of timelessness, of grandeur. Most species grow many centuries older than humans ever will, so let’s make trees look the part …

Landscape Photography

These Photography Links Will Make You Happy

As the holiday season winds it's way to an end we find that Toad Hollow Photography has been focused on finding the best tutorials, special features …

The 19-Year-Old Who Shot Spy Camera Street Photos in the 1890s

Carl Størmer was a Norwegian mathematician and physicist who’s best known for number theory and studying auroras. Aside from his intellectual …

Photography

How I Capture Vibrant Colors Inside Snowflakes

Having photographed snowflakes for nearly a decade as a large component to my career as a photographer, I’ve had the joy of encountering mysteries in …

Crystals

Norway’s Time of Darkness: The Winter Solstice

December afternoons in the city center of Oslo, Norway. The days around winter solstice have only a few hours of daylight and the longest nights of the year. Norwegians call this time of the year “mørketid”—“the time of darkness.”<p>From the series “Winter Solstice” © Tine Poppe. Finalist, LensCulture …

Solstice

‘Structure’: 4K Shots of Organic Things Magnified up to 1000x

<i>Structure</i> is a new short film by photographer Drew Geraci, who used a microscope and 4K camera to capture the beauty of ordinary organic objects when …

Macro Photography

Poetry of Place: Rooted in the English Landscape

<i>To make a prairie it takes a clover and one bee,</i><i><br>One clover, and a bee.</i><i><br>And revery.</i><i><br>The revery alone will do,</i><i><br>If bees are few.</i><p>—Emily Dickinson<p>In the late 1940s, the budding writer Jack Kerouac took off <i>On the Road</i>. At the time, amidst a stifling atmosphere of rapidly spreading suburbia (the first …

Timeless Photos of the American Midwest

Somewhere near Stoughton, Wisconsin, there’s a white townhouse on top of a hill. It’s alone up there, surrounded by sky. Years ago, it survived a …

Time Travel

These Photos Show the Trails Used by Irish Catholics to Reach ‘Secret Masses’

Photographer Caitriona Dunnett has spent years doing background research for her photography project <i>Mass Paths</i>, which depicts the old trails used by …

Water Waterfalls

Photographs of still water, creeks, streams, rivers, waterfalls, oceans, rapids and reflections by Charlotte Gibb.

Night Sky

Yosemite National Park

Scenic landscape photographs of Yosemite's most beautiful landmarks, including its waterfalls, creeks, rivers, meadows, towering cliffs and wildlife.

Black and White

Trees Flora Wildlife

Geniuses aren't born, they're made — and 3 of their daily habits can make you smarter

The word "genius" is one of the most misused terms in history.<p>While it's often referenced accurately, the connotation that we commonly associate with it diverges away from the truth.<p>We correctly label intellectual brilliance and creative power as genius — and we should — but it's about time we …

Milky Way’s Most Distant Stars Spotted

Changing Planet<p>A simulated image demonstrates how small the Milky Way would look from the star ULAS J0744+25. Image courtesy Visualization Software: Uniview by SCISS Data: SOHO (ESA & NASA), John Bochanski (Haverford College), and Jackie Faherty (American Museum of Natural History and Carnegie …

After Dark

Project info<p>I began working on this series of photographs in February 2012, after the rioting and looting which took place in Athens' city centre.<p>During an anti-austerity demonstration, a significant number of buildings were set on fire. Since the riots of 2008 following the murder of student …

Top 10 Ocean Views

The high points where land and sea meet provide dramatic vistas of craggy shorelines and pounding oceans.<p><b>Mirador Escénico, San Carlos, Mexico</b><p>This scenic lookout, four miles from San Carlos, gives a peerless view over the Gulf of California, dramatic Tetakawi—a volcanic hill jutting out of the …

Dennis Hopper: the inside man

Dennis Hopper, courtesy The Hopper Art Trust<p>Irving Blum and Peggy Moffitt, 1964. Photograph: Dennis Hopper, courtesy The Hopper Art Trust<p>276<p>image/jpeg<p>http://static.guim.co.uk/sys-images/Guardian/Pix/pictures/2014/6/15/1402833026114/Irving-Blum-and-Peggy-Mof-009.jpg<p>460<p>Dennis Hopper/The Hopper Art …

Venezuela Photos

See photos of Venezuela (including Caracas, the Andes, Angel Falls, and more) in this travel photo gallery from National Geographic.

world's

Australia Photos

See photos of Australia (including Ayers Rock, Sydney, koalas, and more) in this travel photo gallery from National Geographic.

Australia

Best Views in America (PHOTOS)

Quick: Close your eyes and picture a beautiful view.<p>Where do you put yourself? Looking out over tall, gleaming urban spires? Mammoth snowcapped peaks? Vast gashes in the earth?<p>Fortunately, no matter what your vision might be, you can probably find a view to match it somewhere in the U.S. Inspiring …

DIY – BATIK DYE WALL HANGING

Nicole and I have partnered up again for the second installment of our DIY series! Coming at you once a month! Remember last month’s watercolor paper …

Try This: Fabric Lined Dresser Drawers

In our current home we made the choice to go with mostly neutral walls and furniture. I like to think of that choice as a free pass to add <i>as many</i> …

colors and lights