Man Recreates Photographs of Infants to Hilarious Effect

Babies do weird stuff, but if an adult tries to do the same, the results can be hilarious. New Yorker Molly Thomas runs a photoblog called My Precious Roommate. The premise is quite simple, readers submit the photographs of their babies and Thomas then recreates the image where the baby is replaced by her adult […]

Close Ups of Animal Eyes

Artist/photographer Suren Manvelyan has enthralled viewers earlier with stunning close ups of human eyes and animal eyes. For this set, he went towards other species, showing more animal eyes in wondrous detail.

Lightning Strike Meets Volcanic Eruption [pic]

That, ladies and gentlemen, is a lightning strike mixed into a volcanic eruption. As the Sakurajima volcano in southern Japan was spewing flames and smoke, a lightning bolt strikes right near the volcano’s summit. The science behind volcaninc lightning is not very clear, as opposed to its awesomeness that shines right through in this photograph […]

Finalists For Smithsonian Magazine’s Photography Contest

Smithsonian Magazine has announced the finalists for its 10th Annual Photography Contest. This year saw a submission of 37,600 photos coming from 112 countries. Editors of the magazine have chosen 50 finalists from the submissions in their five categories. Here are some of the images that made it to the finals.

A Day In The Life of a Squirrel

Canadian photographer Nancy Rose has a backyard full of squirrels. Seeing that squirrels could be excellent models for a photoshoot as long as they received a steady supply of nuts and Rose remained patient, the photographer came up with the idea of the set A Day In The Life of a Squirrel. She set up […]

Long Exposure Photographs of Ballet Dancers

Photographer Leon Neal captured the graceful motion of ballet dancers in these long exposure photographs. The shots are from London’s Emerging Dancer 2013 and represent various participants and beautifully manage to show the color and grace of the dancers.

Infrared Landscapes by Richard Mosse

Checkout these beautiful landscapes captured in infrared by Irish photographer Richard Mosse. All these photographs are from Eastern Congo, showing the beauty and the horrors of the region through the eye of infrared photography. Some of these pieces will be on display at the Armory Show in New York from 7 to 10 March.

Quaint Little River House in Serbia

This river house has been sitting in that beautiful setting on the Drina River in Serbia for some 40 years now. A group of youngsters who enjoyed sunbathing on the rock built the house in 1968. It gets destroyed almost every time there is a flood in the river, and is promptly rebuilt again. Via […]

Cities From Around The World In Long Exposure HDR Shots

Blogger and photographer Trey Ratcliff has a blog titled Stuck In Customs where the photographer includes images from his travels around the world. He has a special love for HDR photography and it shows in the excellent images that the collection brings.

Aerial View of NYC’s Central Park

An aerial photograph of NYC’s central park as captured by Russian photographer Sergey Semenov. Via BoredPanda