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Chinese Lunar New Year celebrated with fireworks and dance
10 February was the day in which we entered the Chinese New Year, the Year of the Water Snake. People all over the world celebrated the Chinese year 4711 with traditional dragon dances and impressive displays of fireworks. Where there’s a big show, great photos will be captured and here they are!
Celestial frying pan bottoms by Christopher Jonassen
35 year old Norwegian artist Christopher Jonassen amazes with “Devour”, a stunning collection of photographs that present worn-out frying pan bottoms as strange planets from another galaxy. The beautiful series was inspired by French writer Jean-Paul Sartre, who said that “to eat is to appropriate by destruction”.
Shortlists for Sony World Photography Awards announced
The World Photography Organization announces the 2013 shortlists for the Sony World Photography Awards. All three categories, Professional, Youth and Open gathered an impressive number of submissions, the highest to date, which shows that 2012 has been a year full of events, something that photographers took advantage of to the full.
Depth through photography: key to a memorable Super Bowl ad
As every advertising enthusiast is accustomed, the Super Bowl brings together the most eye-catching, expensive, over the top ad campaigns of the year. On a night of commercial marathon, where over the budget advertisements put technology, high tech special effects and innovation on the table, one commercial managed to overshadow them all thanks to simplicity and honesty: the Dodge Ram Trucks Commercial.
Photography at its highest at the Hoover Dam Bypass Bridge
Photographer Arthur Domagala was required to photograph bridge inspectors working on the Hoover Dam Bypass Bridge, a project that can easily freeze our blood, as can be seen in the illustrations of them hanging over 800 feet above the Colorado River.
Natural symmetry in the artificial ways of Traci Griffin
The concept of symmetry is explored by photographer Traci Griffin, who creates floating objects with a technique that allows her to mirror photos of trees, and then puts them together in a collection suggestively titled “Mirrors”, which is reminiscent of the popular Rorschach test.
The real life toy sets of Ben Thomas
Being a photographer is tough these days, as it is almost impossible to come up with something that nobody has done before. However, you can still approach a subject differently. 31-year-old Australian photographer Ben Thomas creates the illusion of toy-like cities, by optically shrinking them with the use of the tilt-shift technique.
Creepy self-portraits by Oliver Turpin
Inspired by the snow fall, and wanting to do something a little different self-portrait wise, English photographer Oliver Turpin found himself in front of an exciting and also bizarre idea: sticking his face in snow and capturing the imprints, an artistic act with a shocking result.
Color photos of the 1900s Paris taken using autochrome technique
Autochrome was invented in 1903 by the Lumière brothers. It is the first photography technique that allowed people to take color images. There is a huge collection of amazing images taken in Paris in the early days of the 1900s, including a portrait of the inventors and a shot of the Notre Dame cathedral.
Silhouette photography of people making shadow monsters in a musem
The Museum of Modern Art in New York hosted a special exhibition called “Shadow Monsters.” If people had used the interactive art installation to create shadow monsters, photographer Joe Holmes would have seen this as a perfect opportunity for silhouette photography.