National Geographic is holding their annual photo contest this month and it is, of course, as amazing as ever. The contest allows anyone to submit their work meaning you don't have to be a professional photographer to participate. The categories are People, Places and Nature. Last year National Geographic received over 7,000 photo entries from over 150 countries just to give you an idea of how big this contest is!
The rewards for winning the contest are pretty high which keeps almost al
Legendary photojournalist Steve McCurry is opening a retrospective exhibit in Italy called “Steve McCurry: Oltre Lo Sguardo” that will feature 150 photos taken throughout the 30 years of his illustrious career. The photos, taken among people of various cultures around the world, emphasize his unparalleled ability to capture the human soul through a lens.
Landscapes by Chantal LichtenbergChantal Lichtenberg 31 year old German photographer tells us how it started. In the beginning it was only in Germany, but when I traveled to Portugal last year for the first time, I caught fire. A beautiful country with great Landscape. Meanwhile I have…
Facebook. It’s a name that has come to represent many different things, and Polish artist/cartoonist Pawel Kuczynski has hit on most of them in his satirical series featuring the site’s iconic lower-case “f”.
Lungs Intestines Heart Eye Kidneys This delicate series of sculpted plants is part of a project by artist Camila Carlow titled Eye Heart Spleen. The photographic project is comprised of 13 images representing human organs constructed from plants and flowers. From Carlow's statement about t
Hari & Deepti, also known as the artists Harikrishnan Panicker and Deepti Nair, have created a world of monsters, animals, and rounded cartoon-like characters, all that interact together amongst detailed landscapes. Using narrative storytelling as an inspirational theme, the pair transform s ...
Samarabalouf is a group of acoustic rock gipsy based in 2000, native of the North of France. The name of Samarabalouf means " crazy ball (Ball ouf) on the Somme " (Samara being the antique name of the Somme).
At first sight, and in view of their forming, we could consider Samarabalouf as a group of jazz gipsy. Nevertheless, even if they borrow gaily from this musical kind, their style is closer of the French song, but without words, or the acoustic rock, that of the swing.
The rhythms rocks are very present, and although it is about acoustic music with tones gypsy and of Central Europe, it breaks the tempo swing.
In Focus collected a whole gallery of beautiful starling murmurations photographs, but this is one of those cases where photography can't beat seeing thousands of birds in motion. These videos are breathtaking.
Companion, distraction, muse, subject and even audience – dogs have played many roles in the great composers’ lives. Writing music can be a slow and solitary business, and many composers have found that a patient hound can make the ideal companion.
This heavily illustrated project invites you to use a simple grid to outline a realistically proportioned face of an adorable baby named Brandon (who just happens to be my grandson). Hatching is used to add shading to the face, clothing, and hair.
A Frida se la recuerda hoy como la artista que dejó un testimonio vital de su papel de mujer comprometida con las ideas revolucionarias de su tiempo, y una obra donde la vida y el arte se confunden para despertar la admiración de todos.