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The best view in every state

The United States isn't just amber waves of grain and purple mountain majesties—though there are plenty of those. From sea to shining sea, this country has some of the most incredible natural and city views on Earth.<p>It should come as no surprise that wild wonders, including the Grand Canyon, Mount …

9 hilarious wildlife photos that show off nature's ridiculous side

LONDON — Nature might be a harsh and unforgiving place, but it can also be a funny one.<p>The annual Comedy Wildlife Photography Awards — now down to 40 …

Superb Yet Practical Tips for Photographing Street Markets

One of the things I look forward to most when traveling to foreign countries is capturing the culture!<p>I see this as a highlight of being somewhere …

Thierry Bornier’s Breathtaking Photos of China Will Stun You into Silence

Former fashion CEO Thierry Bornier quit his job and moved to Yunnan, China. The rest is magic.<p>Thierry Bornier is a French landscape photographer living in Yunnan, China. His photographs have been published by National Geographic and he has won numerous awards for his breathtaking aerials. But …

Photography

Stunning Photos of Trains Roaring Through Picturesque Landscapes

There’s something romantic about train travel. As you sit and watch the world pass by, it offers a firsthand look at a landscape that’s both intimate and fleeting—truly a moving picture. Many routes take passengers (or cargo) through otherwise desolate lands with adventures along the snow-capped …

Trains

10 Easy Ways to Help You Develop Your Creative Eye

No matter how great a photographer is, they had to start at some point. Ansel Adams, at some point in his life, was fumbling around with his first …

Landscape Photographer’s Checklist

We’ve all been there. You leave the house with only the desire to go find ‘the shot’ and not much else.You know...the photo worthy of wall space and …

Big Oil Cheers as Trump Plans to Open National Parks for Drilling

America's national parks are already under threat, but will our beloved public lands survive Donald Trump's incoming presidency?<p>The president-elect …

John Schell: The Importance of Authenticity in Lifestyle Photos

John Schell is a lifestyle, commercial, editorial and advertising photographer currently based in Los Angeles, California. A New York transplant, he …

30 Photoshop Tools That Every Photographer Should Know

Becoming a successful photographer takes more than capturing a great shot. You also need to be able to edit your photography to fit the requested …

Humpback whales could be oceans' superheroes

Researchers have observed humpback whales defending smaller sea animals from killer whale attacks.

Humpback Whales

Scientists Have Found Genetic Links Between Personality Traits And Psychiatric Diseases

The secrets hiding in our DNA.<p>Scientists have identified genetic links between a set of psychological factors known as 'the big five' personality …

Are You Following These Photographers on Instagram?

10 talents that make everyday life that much more beautiful<p>Instagram allows us to tell stories instantaneously with images instead of words, and that's perhaps why many photographers have found huge followings on the social media—they're already pros at exactly that. While their jobs are to capture …

Affinity Photo image editing app is now out for Windows

If you're looking for a much affordable alternative to Photoshop for Windows, you may want to check out this indie-made image editor. Affinity Photo, the same program that won Mac App of the Year in 2015, is now officially available for Microsoft's OS. Its developers released a beta version for the …

You need to get inside the mind of a climate change denier if you want to change it

It has never been more important to figure out how to have constructive conversations with climate change deniers.<p>Whether the current global climate change was caused by the actions of humans should no longer be a topic of debate. In 2013, a survey undertaken of over 4,000 academic papers published …

Psychology

One Photographer’s Love Letter to Her Elderly Dog

Benny was Catherine Panebianco’s first dog. Well, she’d had dogs as a child, but Benny was the first who was just for her and her husband. Every …

Five Errors of an Amateur Travel Photographer By Harry Fisch

Five Errors of an Amateur Travel Photographer By Harry Fisch 1. Never Separating from the Group In summary, in order to get a good shot that really …

Ready to Challenge Yourself? Check Out 'Art of Photography' Photo Assignments

As photographers, every so often, we will hit the dreaded brick wall of creativity. The tank goes empty, and we feel about as imaginative as a sack …

Interesting Photo of the Day: Successful Panorama of the Milky Way

It doesn’t matter if you’re young, old, a newbie viewer, or an avid and dedicated watcher, the Milky Way is an amazing thing to witness—let alone …

Photography

How to Photograph a Supermoon

Whether you’re using your best camera or your smartphone, photographers offer tips on how to shoot the bigger than usual moon.<p>A supermoon is upon us again. The phenomenon occurs when the moon travels to lunar perigee, or its shortest distance from Earth. This, combined with being fully lit, makes …

How to Take a Non-Crappy Picture of the Moon

On November 14th, we’ll get the closest full moon since 1948, and it won’t happen again for 18 years. If you want to snap a photo of the moon in all …

Shutter Speed

Japanese Artist Transforms Old Newspapers Into Expressive Creatures

Chie Hitotsuyama upcycles the animal kingdom in a colorful sculpture series.<p>Spirited monkeys, inquisitive rabbits, placid walruses, and other species come to life in Chie Hitotsuyama's studio. Working with glue and twisted rolls of newspaper, the Tokyo-based artist crafts three-dimensional …

The most stunning photographs from David Attenborough's Planet Earth II

Bunny Island and Other Awesome Japanese Attractions for Animal Lovers

When you think of Japan several things might spring to mind: Karaoke. Sushi. Geishas. Bullet trains. What you might not realize is that it’s also one …

This Dog Couldn’t Get Enough Of Game 7 Of The World Series

The Chicago Cubs finally winning the World Series Wednesday night is great, but dogs are the greatest. Whether they’re gifting the Internet with viral videos or dreaming about their owners whenever they’re not eating and pooping, canines provide their hoo-mans (and the hoo-mans who wish they had …

World Series

These Nighttime Landscape Shots Take ‘Drone Lighting’ to the Next Level

Drone lighting is a technique that’s taking off in the world photography. After seeing photographer Reuben Wu photos of landscapes at night that were …

A renegade photographer got inside this lawless Hong Kong community that was 119 times denser than New York City

It was called the Kowloon Walled City.<p>With a population of 33,000 squeezed into a tiny lot, at its peak the city was 119 times as dense as present-day New York City. Although it faced rampant crime and poor sanitation, the city was impressively self-sustainable until its demolition in 1993.<p>In the …

Hong Kong

Beyond Alien: the disturbing psychedelic artwork of HR Giger

His most famous design terrorised Sigourney Weaver onscreen but a new book shows a fascinating legacy of mythological worlds filled with haunting creatures

Sigourney Weaver

Snap dynamic photos from every angle with this flexible tripod

Whether you’re trying to snap a perfect selfie or get a tricky angle on a photo, the Armor-X Mini Flexible Phone Tripod is here to help. Get it on …

Family reunion? 13 grizzly bears gather in Montana

GREAT FALLS, Mont. --- Talk about a family reunion!<p>Thirteen grizzly bears were spotted together in what experts say could have been a gathering of related grizzlies.<p>The bears were spotted in the foothills of Montana’s Rocky Mountain Front by wildlife officials.<p>“I don’t know if anybody has really …