An Escapekit is a ticket from job to job in the industry I work in. Join me on my journey to find work that I wish I put in my kit and share the work you put in yours.
Professional photographer Nicolas Rivals’ latest series is inspired by the well-known Rorschach test. Rivals took these perfectly symmetrical, long exposure photographs by reflecting metal structures in water. They form beautiful patterns that remind us of masks.
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.
Visually stunning series by photographer Richard Silver that presents a set of vertical panorama shots of churches.
South African photographer Lee Bothma captures beautiful shots of animals in the African bush. Check out the rest of his shots on his 500px account here.
Russian photographer Alexey Kljatov has created what some would pay thousands for. Using just a $50 lens taped to his Canon Powershot A650, he has taken beautiful macro photos of snowflakes.
2013 National Geographic contest
Every year National Geographic holds their annual contest looking for the best photo’s from around the world. With well over 1,000 entries already submitted here’s a few of my favourites.
(Source: National Geographic)
Siamese fighting fish
Thai photographer Visarute Angkatavanich gets incredible detailed shots by shooting the fish extremely close up.
Mountainscape by German photography Kilian Schönberger.
Surrealistic world of Benjamin Zank
New York based photographer Benjamin Zank captures an imaginative series of conceptual and surrealistic photographs.
Portraits of Animals
Beautiful portraits of animals by photographer Lukas Holas
African Lions and Elephants
Wildlife photographer Michael “Nick” Nichols’s long-term project documenting the lives of African lions and elephants is currently on view at Anastasia Photo in New York City through October 30, 2013.
Photographer Nick Meek has a beautiful photo series of hazy landscapes that look like they were filtered through a Kodachrome lens.
Adventure Is Calling
Photographer Shane Black with two friends went on an adventure to take risk get out of their comfort zones. Spending 2 months in the wild, they traveled across 32 states, visited 13 national and state parks, and drove nearly 13,000 miles. The results are breathtaking and beautiful to look at. If this doesn’t make you want to travel I don’t know what will.
Beautiful Surreal Photography
Self taught Chicago based photographer Kyle Thompson work is mostly composed of surreal and bizarre self portraits, often taking place in empty forests and abandoned homes.