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New York Over Three Decades
New York photographer Matt Weber has been pursuing his fascination with the Big Apple for more than three decades. For six years he worked as a taxi cab driver and witnessed the city from a unique perspective. Eventually, he stepped out of his cab and ventured into the streets to pursue his true passion for documenting his experiences through his camera lens
Portraits of Animals
Czech photographer Lukas Holas takes simply stunning shots of animals in black and white. Holas uses his skills in digital photography and graphic design to edit out the background from his photos and instead inserts a pure black backdrop for the animals. This focuses all the attention on the animals and lets their impressive physical characteristics and personalities take the forefront.
Danish photographer Mads Perch captured these fantastic shots of shattering glass for music label Fabric.
Since 2009, California-based photographer Mitch Dobrowner has been shooting storms throughout Mid-Western and Western U.S.A—his awe-inspiring images of these superstorms are made even more dramatic by his choice of photographing them only in black and white.
New York based designer Paulina Ho created a blog of simple type illustrations based on personal day-to-day experiences.
People and buildings
Italian photographer Francesco Paleari latest series wanted to show that the buildings of a city are instrumental in shaping the lives of people.
Surreal New York
Oregon-based photographer Brad Sloan on a 3-day trip to New York City managed to capture some spectacular shots of the Big Apple in that short amount of time. Sloan, turns oft-photographed streets and landmarks into incredible images of architecture that seem like surreal, continuous skylines straight out of the film Inception.
Portraits of Animals
Beautiful portraits of animals by photographer Lukas Holas
Lights in Chicago
Chicago-based Japanese photographer Satoki Nagata captures spectacular portraits of strangers for his ongoing series titledLights in Chicago. The collection of images, which the photographer has been accumulating for over two-and-a-half years, present almost ghostly silhouettes of people walking along the wintery streets of Chicago, a glowing projection of their outlines reflected in shop windows. The photographer creates this hauntingly beautiful effect by backlighting his subjects with a remotely controlled, off-camera flash, a technique he continues to perfect.
NYC: Down To Earth
Art director Daniel Soares noticed that people mostly looked up in New York City and decided to create a photo series—aptly titled “NYC: Down To Earth”—dedicated to what one sees when one looks down in the Big Apple.
Red Bull Illume Photo Contest 2013
The 250 finalists were selected for this third edition of the Red Bull Illume Photo . The contest invites photographers to submit images around the action and adventure sports. Winners will be announced in late August in Hong Kong.
The award winning studio founded by London based illustrator and artist Von in 2006. Utilising a seamless blend of traditional and digital mark making techniques he has accrued an international client list and been featured in publications around the world.
Skating in São Paulo
Skateboarding expert and photographer Fabiano Rodrigues takes some really interesting self-portraits as he flips and grinds his way through São Paulo on his board. Unlike other action photography self-portraits, though, Rodrigues shares the spotlight with his surrounding setting.
Venezuelan graphic designer Pablo Iranzo’s simply takes black and white photos of famous musicians and illustrates cartoon-like, neon colored vomit spewing from their mouths.
California based designer Khoa Ho has created an interesting series of minimal posters showing super heroes origins.