A while ago I came across this book in a garage sale. Beautiful collection of Vintage Photography Figure#1 by famous photographers. See image 3 below for photographers’ credits. Thanks to Asha P. for inspiring me to scan it finally. More on some of the photographers: Earl Leaf, Man Ray, Peter Basch, Peter Martin and Philippe Halsman.
“For me, photography can be dead serious or great fun. Trying to capture the elusive truth with a camera is often frustrating toil. Trying to create an image that does not exist, except in one’s imagination, is often an elating game. I particularly enjoy this game when I play it with Salvador Dali. We were […]
A nice collection of work by Irish photographer Muiris F. Moynihan. Judging by some of portraits it must span nearly 40 years . From his website: While I’ve never lost my interest in the Arts – I’ve been lucky enough to shoot portraits of many of Ireland’s most prominent painters, one of which now hangs […]
Photos courtesy of Warren Photographic UK-based image library Warren Photographic may specialize in pet photography, however, what they truly stand out for is finding animal brothers from other mothers! Cats and bunnies, guinea pigs and also dogs – they all seem related in their adorable image gallery. “It was my mum that came up with the […]
In the heart of the Karakum desert of Turkmenistan the Darvaza Gas Crater or The Burning Gates give off a glow that can be seen from miles away during the dark night. The large crater is a result of a Soviet gas exploration accident in the 1950’s. It was created when a Soviet drilling rig […]
On the night of Saturday, December 6th, two Special Guards of the Greek police clashed with a small group of young men. The exact details of what took place are still unclear, but it is known that one of the Guards fired three shots, and one of those bullets caused the death of 15-year-old Alexander […]
Montage-a-google is a fun tool that lets you create large, colourful montages using Google’s image search. Not only is it an interesting way of browsing the net, it can also be used to create desktop pictures or even posters. Link to montage-a-google.
Each picture represents a before and after ‘the dissapearance’ shot. Picture above (1970): Maria Irma Ferreira, Maria Susana Ferreira; picture below (2006): Maria Susana Ferreira From Zeit Online: During the military dictatorship in Argentina from 1976 to 1983 nearly 30,000 people disappeared without trace. Der Fotograf Gustavo Germano gehört zu den Opfern des Staatsterrors. The […]
Update to previous post: A 10-year-old girl who is worshipped as a living goddess in Nepal has had her title reinstated after defying tradition and visiting the US. Temple authorities at her home town say that she will not be stripped of her title because she is willing shortly to undergo a "cleansing" ceremony. Sajani […]
Hi-Def San Francisco is project of CloudView Photography. The camera is a 3 megapixel StartDot Technologies Netcam XL mounted in a weather proof enclosure high in the hills of Sausalito. Images are captured every 15 seconds cropped from the full resolution to 1920×1080 and uploaded in 480, 720 and 1080 resolution to the web […]