Nurashikin Ahmad

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Photo highlights of the day

The Guardian’s picture editors bring you a selection of the best photographs from around the world, including Oscar Pistorius in South Africa, an owl in Bulgaria and football in Brazil

LensCulture - Contemporary Photography

Just Released!<p>The Best of LensCulture, Vol 2<p>Here are 162 award-winning photographers you should know. These exciting contemporary photographers come from 38 countries on five continents, and they are making remarkable work right now in diverse cultures around the world. It’s fresh, inspiring, …

Take The Ad Train -Tokyoite Blues

Daily life in India by Bernat Armangue

Bernat Armangue has worked for The Associated Press since 2005. He is currently based in Delhi, covering south Asia. Here, he captures daily life in New Delhi and Mumbai

Nadav Kander: Dust – in pictures

Highlights from the London-based photographer’s haunting series of images of the ruins of a Soviet nuclear test site

Wedding Photo Found at Ground Zero After 9/11 Finally Returned to Owner After 13 Years

For the past thirteen years, Elizabeth Keefe has sought to find the mystery couple in a wedding photograph she happened upon.<p>The photograph, which …

Flipping Photographs Upside Down Turns Ordinary Portraits into Strange Alien Faces

Self-help author Wayne Dyer once wrote that, “If you change the way you look at things, the things you look at change.” Photographer Anelia Loubser …

La Dame de Fer: 29 Eiffel Towers - Photographs and text by Léo Delafontaine | LensCulture

The photographic image is the compression of time and three-dimensional space into a two-dimensional, miniature form. This new object can travel all over the world, instantaneously, in the form of prints or digital files. This is one of the unique features of the medium; it allows one moment in …


How to Make Blueberry Slab Pie

<i>Every other Friday on Food52, Yossy Arefi from Apt. 2B Baking Co. shares dessert projects that demand a little extra time and effort. Because your weekends should always be sweet.</i><p><i>Today:</i> <i>Feed the masses at your next summer gathering with an ooey, gooey, tasty mess.</i><p>Slab pies are pretty easy to love: …

Good morning from Bukit Mertajam. #beautifulday #clearday

Beautiful Glowing Portraits of a Bobtail Squid

In this series, entitled <i>Bobtail Squid</i>, underwater photographer Todd Bretl documents the magnificent creatures in their natural habitat. The creatively composed shots transform eight curled arms and a round body into beautifully abstract shapes floating against a stark, black background.<p>Bretl was …

The last American miners – in pictures

Photographer Bryan Schutmaat's project Grays the Mountain Sends shows the stoic faces and rundown homes of fading former mining communities in the US. Schutmaat was inspired by the writing of Raymond Carver and Richard Ford, and has just won the 2013 Daylight photography award

The amazing diversity of animal life – in pictures

The vast majority of animals with which we share our planet go almost unnoticed, eclipsed by the bigger, more charismatic creatures such as the mammals, amphibians and reptiles. A book published this week – Animal Earth: The Amazing Diversity of Living Creatures by Ross Piper – seeks to redress …

Guardian Camera Club: Tim Bow's portfolio

A review of Tim Bow's portfolio. <i><br>Tilt/Shift lenses are fascinating to use, but very expensive, and similar effects can be achieved by using 'post production' software. But like any 'effect', it can be tempting to overuse it and the question is, does this tilt/shift effect add, or detract, from these</i> …

Sport picture of the day: Celebration in flight

First published on Wed 18 Sep 2013 07.36 EDT

A Latvian Photographer Never Lets Down His Guard

Latvia is in the midst of a financial transition. The country has had "the fastest growing economy in the EU for the last two years," Pauls Raudseps, an economics commentator for the Latvian news magazine IR, said recently on <i>Morning Edition</i>.<p>With this flurry of economic activity, photographer Reinis …

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Good morning. Bukit Mertajam this morning. It is drizzling here. Hv a good day!

Good morning from Bukit Mertajam. Beauuuuutiful day!

Good morning from Bukit Mertajam.

Bukit Mertajam. Grey. Brewing.

Beautiful clouds over Bukit Mertajam. Good morning everyone. #bukitmertajam #penang

Glorious Bukit Mertajam. So blessed to see the daily view of this hill.

Glorious day in Bukit Mertajam.

Slight haze but Bukit Mertajam still look majestic. Good morning. #bukitmertajam #haze #morning

Bukit Mertajam this morning. Haze ...pls leave us be. #penang #bukitmertajam #haze

Bukit Mertajam ... yesterday (top pic) and today (bottom pic). The haze is worse. #penang #haze #bukitmertajam

Bukit Mertajam. This morning. A glimpse of rays on a gloomy day. Wish my heart is the ray.... #bukitmertajam #landscape #morning

Bukit Mertajam this morning....