Laura Springthorpe

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Surreal Portraits of Elegant Women Inspired by Ballet

Fine art photographer Kylli Sparre, better known as Sparrek, uses photography as an outlet for creative expression. Her eye-catching shots depict stunningly surreal scenes that incorporate her background in ballet. Having trained for years as a ballet dancer, Sparrek found that it wasn't the right …

Photography

Realistic Birds Made from Paper and Watercolor Paint by Johan Scherft | Colossal

<p>At the age of 14 Johan Scherft made his first papercraft bird which he colored with a pencil, modeled after the flying paper models of english …

Fifty Street Artists Descend on Condemned Parisian Nightclub ‘Les Bains’ | Colossal

<p>Built as a municipal bathhouse in the late 19th century, Les Bains-Douches would eventually become one of the hottest night clubs in Paris known …

Top 10 US travel destinations for 2013

Every year our US-based editors team up with Lonely Planet’s expert authors to compile a list of US destinations that are prime for the next year. <i>Best in Travel 2013</i> already covered two places we think the world should be looking at – San Francisco and the Gulf Coast – but here we wanted to dig …

Darkly Surreal Paintings by Lisa Adams

Artist Lisa Adams creates surreal paintings that express her worldview with richly detailed, foreboding imagery and allegorical symbolism. The …

Top ten experiences in Tasmania

Tasmania is still Australia, but beguilingly and bewitchingly it’s just that little bit different. It’s compact enough to ‘do’ in a week and layered enough to keep bringing you back. The island state produces gourmet food and wine, and a flourishing arts scene and a burgeoning urban cool point to a …

20 free things to do in Amsterdam

It's easy to spend a fortune in the Netherlands' stylish capital, but the city has plenty of gratis goodies up for grabs.<p>Check out our pick of the freebies on offer.<p><b>1. Canal Ring</b><p>More canals flow in Amsterdam than in Venice, and get this: the 400-year-old waterways are a UNESCO World Heritage site. …

Malaise Explores A Sanatorium Turned WWI and WWII Military Hospital

Urban exploring is cool, but when the locations have some serious history or creepiness to them, it’s even cooler! Malaise is a photography project …

20 Whimsical Hot Air Balloon Pictures

Realistic photos of hot air balloons are impressive and beautiful, but you can also use hot air balloons to create fantastic dream-like photos. Their …

Hot Air Balloons

Find Your Images Online Using Reverse Image Search on Google

If you’re concerned about image theft, then this post is for you. Using Google to do a reverse image search is one of the easiest ways to find …

Discover the Wonder of Time-Lapse Photography

This week over at our sister site – SnapnDeals – we have a great deal running where you can get 20% off Time-Lapse Photography: A technical and …

Time-lapse Photography

Andy Feltham's portfolio

http://www.theguardian.com/artanddesign/gallery/2013/apr/25/photography14<p>720<p>A review of Andy Feltham's portfolio<p>1200<p>article<p>the Guardian

What Modern Cameras Might Look Like if Dug Out of the Ground in 100 Years

What will future generations think of the cameras we’re using these days? What will the cameras look like to them? Japanese artist Maico Akiba has a …

Swirling Pen and Ink Wildlife by Si Scott | Colossal

<p>Manchester-based designer and illustrator Si Scott is known for his energetic and flowing style of illustration that has graced the packaging and …

Infographic: A Timeline Of The 100 Most Important Cameras Ever Made

Over a century of photographic history on one poster.<p>Time travel back to 1950 with a Best Buy circular and you basically blow minds with every page. Flatscreen TVs? Crazy. Computers? Crazy. Smartphones? Double crazy. And then you get to the cameras, and the fedora-wearing fellow with the I Like Ike …

Fab + The Warhol Foundation

While you can score a Campbell's soup reproduction print from any number of places, opportunities to pick up an authentic Andy Warhol are few and far between for casual art collectors. Knowing this, design megastore Fab will host a rare sale today at 4pm EST to deliver a collection of original …

Andy Warhol