Highlights from the Mechanical Curator. Paris Photo : 30 tirages de rêve. Witness to war: five photographers discuss their images from Syria. GORAN TOMASEVIC A Free Syrian Army sniper fires from a house in Aleppo, August 14 2012 ’To me, the picture shows that in war personal belongings don’t exist.
There is destruction, and with the sniper looking out of the window there is no mercy. I don’t know who had lived there, although I did think a lot about that. I tried to imagine a family inside the house and what they were doing. 40 Must-See Photos From The Past. The phrase “a picture is worth a thousand words” was coined by American newspaper editor Arthur Brisbane in 1911.
It’s a simple notion that applies to many aspects of our lives, but especially to historical photography. Sometimes, one simple picture can tell you more about history than any story you might read or any document you might analyze. Photos: Everyday objects that look like solar system planets. Simon Wright is a graphic designer in Australia*.
He decided he needed to challenge himself to give his brain a workout, so he created what he calls his “Solar System Challenge”: without using Photoshop or any additional after-effects (with the exception of Instagram), create a set of pictures of everyday objects that look like the planets in the solar system. The results are pretty cool: The Manhattan Project: un superbe time-lapse de New York. Froid comme un hiver russe. The Brink of Oblivion: Inside Nazi-Occupied Poland, 1939-1940. In the late 1930s and early 1940s, a German photographer and ardent Nazi named Hugo Jaeger enjoyed unprecedented access to the Third Reich’s upper echelon, traveling with Adolf Hitler to massive rallies and photographing him at intimate parties and in quieter, private moments.
The photos made such an impression on the Führer that Hitler famously declared, upon first seeing Jaeger’s work: “The future belongs to color photography.” But beyond merely chronicling Hitler’s ceaseless travels, Jaeger also documented the brute machinery of the Reich, including the Nazi invasion of Poland in 1939. Here, LIFE.com presents a series of photos from Warsaw and from the town of Kutno, 75 miles west of the Polish capital, in 1939 and 1940. Rijksmuseum. The Amazing Photo Manipulation Art of Erik Johansson. Here’s an awesome TED lecture in which digital artist Erik Johansson discusses creating realistic “photographs” of impossible scenes.
Erik Johansson creates realistic photos of impossible scenes — capturing ideas, not moments. Clever Photo Manipulations That Show Scenes You’ll Never See. “Out of Place” is a clever series of photo manipulations by German photographer Robert Rickhoff, who starts with somewhat mundane photographs taken around town and then adds in elements that don’t belong.
A residential scene shows a “speed jump”, streets are turned into skateboard ramps, and highways are transformed into volleyball courts. Each scene makes you look twice and smile at the absurdity of what it seems to show. Rickhoff’s work reminds us a tiny bit of Erik Johansson’s impossible Photoshopped scenes, except they’re a lot less bizarre. LIFE Inside a ‘Genius School,’ 1948. The phrase “genius school” has been tossed around quite a bit over the past year or so, after Cornell University won an international contest to create a high-tech mecca in New York City.
Slated to open in 2017 on Roosevelt Island, a narrow, 150-acre slab of land smack in the middle of the East River, the campus is expected to attract thousands of top-flight students, teachers and researchers from all over the world to work on green technology, computer programming and urban planning (among other disciplines) while pumping billions of dollars back into the New York economy. Les travestis burlesques avant et après maquillage par le photographe Leland Bobbe. Recorrido Virtual Machu Picchu. Despite common belief, the Easter Island statues have complete torsos, including hands! - History - Oct 30, 2011 - Interesting Facts and Fun Facts.
Galerie de portraits en forme de patates. Des élèves russes trouvent un nouveau moyen de poser pour leur photo de classe.
10 Photographs That Changed the World. Photography can take us places, we’ve never been before, perhaps never dreamed of.
There are some photographs that will make you stop and think. These 10 photographs stopped the world and people hold their breaths for a few seconds to take it all in. The Photograph That Raised the Photojournalistic Stakes:“Omaha Beach, Normandy, France” Robert Capa, 1944 “If your pictures aren’t good enough,” war photographer Robert Capa used to say, “you aren’t close enough.”
Words to die by, yes, but the man knew of what he spoke. The Hottest Trends in Senior Portrait Photography. Portraits génétiques – Superbes photographies sur les ressemblances génétiques. Portraits génétiques – Superbes photographies sur les ressemblances génétiques.
Minimiam, un monde gourmand habité par de minuscules personnages. Small Worlds. New Miniature Scenes by Slinkachu (15 pics) World War II in Photos - Alan Taylor - In Focus. The 26th annual National Geographic Traveler Photo Contest is under way, and entries will be accepted for another six weeks, until June 30, 2014.
First prize winner will receive an 8-day Alaskan expedition for two. National Geographic was once more kind enough to allow me to share some of the early entries with you here, gathered from four categories: Travel Portraits, Outdoor Scenes, Sense of Place, and Spontaneous Moments. Photos and captions by the photographers. [30 photos] Choose:
Extraordinary x-ray images show flowers as they have never been seen before. By Mail Online Reporter Updated: 11:57 GMT, 1 August 2010 They say beauty is only skin deep - but these x-rays photographs of flowers show they are captivating through and through. The pioneering photographic technique shows blooms as they have never been seen before. Using incredibly intricate x-ray techniques, artist Hugh Turvey lets the viewer see right through his subjects, which over the years have ranged from motorbikes to suitcases, stiletto-clad feet and now flowers. 'It's about making the world transparent to reveal its true structure and form,' he said. Reportage by Gettyimages - emerging talent - Claire Martin - portfolio - 2.
Represented Photographers Reportage 2013 Roundup Slideshow Mexico's Citizen PolicePhotographs & Text by Katie Orlinsky. Highly Creative Self-Portraits (16 photos) Don't call Pierre Beteille an artist or photographer. Why? Because he doesn't believe he's either one of those things. As an art director for the last eight years, Beteille (aka Monkeyman) sees his self-portraits as a way to creatively express himself, a way to make the ideas in his head come to life. He simply calls it - "just making images. " Beteille uses Photoshop, Lightroom and sometimes Illustrator to create these fantastic works of art. We got in touch with this talented image-maker to ask him more about his creative process. Shape Collage - Free Automatic Photo Collage Maker. Top 50 des erreurs de retouche photoshop dans les pubs ou magazines. C'est l'été, Topito revisite ses classiques. La retouche photo, ça peut être un art, mais c'est d'abord un métier.
C'est d'ailleurs pour ça qu'on paye des graphistes, des web designers, tout ça, tout ça. Mais parfois, il arrive que tu sois un peu pressé et que tu bosses de travers, ou que tu confies ça à ton stagiaire qui vient d'arriver le matin même, ou tu es juste un peu con. Et ça donne de petites perles. Découvrez aussi ce top en vidéo en vidéo : (Topito TV, c'est par ici) Les 1ères céréales qui blanchissent la peau ! 20 Amazing Photos That Are Not Photoshopped. Top Home » Inspiration • photography » 20 Amazing Photos That Are Not Photoshopped In this post we have showcased some brilliant photographs that look like they’re Photo-shopped but are not.
These are not photo-shopped in terms of that all the objects and their actions are real, but might be edited for colors and adjustments in PS or other tools.