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The Top Photos in the 2017 Birth Photography Competition (NSFW)

March 2, 2017 in Art, artist, Photography

The International Association of Professional Birth Photographers (IAPBP) has just announced the finalists and winners for the 2017 competition, which celebrates “the beauty of birth and the skill of birth photographers”.  The contest is split into three categories: labor, delivery, and postpartum. When we presented you with the 2016 finalists, it was one of our most viewed blogs for 2016. Many […]

Stunning Ballet Dancers Make Mexico City Their Stage in Photo Series

December 15, 2016 in Art, artist, Body Art, Dance, People, Photography

At the start of his presidential election campaign, Donald Trump insisted that “when Mexico sends its people, they’re not sending their best.” Those words, along with many other comments about the people of Mexico and minorities around the world, have shocked many. Inspired by these words, New York-based photographer Omar Robles embarked on a 13-day excursion to Mexico City in […]

Indonesian Photographer Takes Spectacular Photos of Frogs

November 29, 2016 in Animals, Art, Photography

There’s something mysteriously fascinating about the transformation of a tadpole into a frog. The metamorphosis of something resembling a fish slowly growing legs, dropping its tale, and then hopping up onto dry land. So when we came across the spectacular frog photography of Jakarta-based Tanto Yensen, we were instantly in love. Tanto has a knack for getting up close […]

Photographer Tracks Down People He Shot in the Street 40 Years Ago to Recreate Their Pictures

November 18, 2016 in Art, artist, People, Photography

Back in the 1970s and 1980s, paramedic and part time photographer Chris Porsz spent all of his free time walking around the streets of Peterborough, England, taking photos of passersby. 40 years later, Chris tracked down the subjects of his photos all of those years ago, convincing them to strike the same pose for a […]

White House Photographer Reveals His Favourite Photos Of Barack Obama

November 15, 2016 in Art, artist, People, Photography

The election has been run and won, and like it or love it, America has a new president in Donald Trump. Barack Obama will serve his last day in office on January 20, 2017, after taking the reins from George W. Bush in 2009. During his eight years of presidency, The White House’s photographer Pete […]

Photographic Series Shows What Happens When You Stop Drinking

November 3, 2016 in Art, People, Photography

We’re constantly told that everything should be done in moderation, and this is especially true when it comes to the consumption of alcohol. It’s a well known fact that too much alcohol can cause high blood pressure (which increases the risk of a heart attack or stroke), lethargy, can contribute to you becoming overweight, as well […]

Spectacular Close Up Photography of Tiny Creatures Captured with a Laser-Scanning Microscope

October 27, 2016 in Animals, Art, artist, Photography

Neurobiologist Igor Siwanowicz‘s latest photographic series takes us on a magical journey in extreme close up. His brilliantly colored images show the tree-like structures of moth antennas, the wild details of barnacle legs, and the otherworldly shapes of plant spores. The photos are made with a confocal laser-scanning microscope capable of “seeing” vast amounts of detail […]

Man Photographs Caiman Wearing a Crown of Butterflies in the Amazon

September 21, 2016 in Animals, Art, Photography

Sometimes you need to be in the right place at the right time. But most of the time, to be in the right place at the right time one needs to spend hours, days, weeks, and even years to get there! This happened to photographer Mark Cowan recently, who traveled to the Amazon to study […]

The Most Awesome Entries From The 2016 Beard And Moustache Competition

September 17, 2016 in Art, artist, People, Photography

The 2016 Beard and Moustache Competition has been run and won, with the world’s best beards, staches and characters all flocking to Nashville, TN, for a whole lot of hairy goodness. Greg Anderson was the official photographer for the competition, and here are our fav shots that he took from the show. What are your favorites?   And don’t forget, […]

Photo Series That Explores Equality Through Aliens, Bears and Snakes (oh my)

August 24, 2016 in Animals, Architecture, Art, artist, Photography

When we last saw artist Sarah Bahbah, she showed us what it looked like to have sex and takeout (see HERE). Her latest series, titled ‘Accept It‘, focuses on social equality in a weird and wacky way. The photos are left open to the viewers interpretation and explores issues of equality through aliens, bears, snakes, crocodiles, […]

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