I’m Not a Look-Alike!

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I’m not a look-alike! is a project of canadian photographer François Brunelle to make 200 photos of couples of look-alikes ( doubles, doppelgangers ) around the world and to create an international exhibit and a book with them. What is a look-alike? A look-alike, or …

Chinese families’ worldly goods in Huang Qingjun’s pictures

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Amid China’s tumultuous dash to become rich, one man’s photographs of families posing with their worldly goods will soon seem like records from a distant era. The photographer Huang Qingjun has spent nearly a decade travelling to remote parts of China to persuade people who have …

Alexi Lubomirski Photography

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Alexi Lubomirski was born in England to a Peruvian mother and a Polish father. At the age of seven, he moved to Botswana with his mother and English stepfather. It was his stepfather who gave him his first camera at the age of 11. During …

Vintage Las Vegas photos from Life

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  Of all the major destination towns in the U.S., Las Vegas might be the most perfectly, unashamedly transparent. No other city in North America, after all — and perhaps no other city in the world — has for so long been so identified with …

Miles Aldrige Photography

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Born in London in 1964, Miles Aldridge has published his photographs in such influential magazines as Vogue Italia, American Vogue, Numéro, The New York Times, The New Yorker, and Paradis. His work has been exhibited in numerous group shows, like at Miami Beach Art Photo …

Best Cloud Storage and Online Backup for Photographers

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We hear about the Cloud every day; the word is thrown around left and right. In reality it means only one thing: revolution. Simply put, the Cloud has the ability to put everything on our hard-drives on the internet: applications, photos, videos, music. In a …

Noon Shortfilm

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“NOON” Short Film from Kasra Farahani on Vimeo. We’ve seen an explosion of sci-fi proof of concepts hit the online world over the last year. Purists take issue with the incompleteness of the narratives, deriding them as commercials for features that may never be. Our …

Gérard Rancinan

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Born in the Bordeaux region, Gérard Rancinan started his career at the Sygma press agency of which he became one of the leading lights. During his time with the agency he travelled the globe, bearing first hand witness to events of historical importance. Covering natural …

Montblanc Worldsecond Awards

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The Montblanc Worldsecond is a unique photo-by-photo journey around the world, fueled by your imagination and creativity. Each Worldsecond is a single moment of beauty, captured by people from all around the world at exactly the same instant. Take part in this extraordinary experience using …

Empire State of Pen: Patrick Vale drawing the New York skyline

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London-based illustrator Patrick Vale has released a video of him drawing the Manhattan skyline as seen from the 102nd floor of The Empire State Building and it’s staggering to watch his work take shape before your eyes. Even condensing this feat into 80 seconds doesn’t …

Interview with National Geographic Photographer Viktor Lyagushkin

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The following underwater cave photos, from to the “Orda Cave” project, were taken by the famous National Geographic photographer Viktor Lyagushkin. The showcase also comes with an exclusive interview that is definitely worth reading, as it will carry you away in the depth of the Russian …

Turn day into night in Photoshop with colour-shifted exposure

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Use Curves layers to control your tones and turn day into night. Ben Secret shows you how. A tutorial by Computerarts. Software: Photoshop CS3 or later Time needed: 5 minutes Skills Know when to use Brightness and when to use Exposure Create tone manipulation presets Combine tone …

Timelapse of the Night Sky Using a Fisheye Lens

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French photographer Stephane Vetter captured this outstanding time-lapse of the night sky using a Sigma 8 mm fisheye lens, meaning that what you see in the video is a true representation of the entire visible sky. Titled Leonid and Zodiacal Light, the brief but jaw-dropping …

Spencer Tunick Interviewed about his last project

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Even though photography was born in the early 19th century, it took over a century for it to be considered an artistic manifestation in its own right. Early detractors of the art of photography claimed that there was no artistic merit in the mere capture of …

Cheetahs on the Edge – Director’s Cut and Making Of

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Cheetahs are the fastest runners on the planet. Combining the resources of National Geographic and the Cincinnati Zoo, and drawing on the skills of a Hollywood action movie crew, we documented these amazing cats in a way that’s never been done before. Using a Phantom …