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Ballerinas take over the Big Apple by Dane Shitagi & Chicquero

Originally from Honolulu, he followed his instincts to live the photographic life. Taking inspiration from the sights and sounds of “the city” as well as the energy and diverse arts, Dane has formed a unique and heartfelt body of work that is sooo beautiful and personal. Rather than molding his ideas to the studio set, he has taken his creativity and inspiration from the world outside – preferring the rawness and atmosphere that only a living city like the Big Apple can bring.

We loved this project of shooting ballerinas from the New York City Ballet all over the city with a delicate and soft vibe combined to the streets, traffic, landscapes, city sights of NYC as a background! Sweet! Where is the Black Swan? Like this: Like Loading... - StumbleUpon. - StumbleUpon. AA_000_updt_by_scarabuss.jpg 622×800 pixels. Paris_Night.jpg 5,813×1,938 pixels.

Day and Night in New York City Captured in Single Images [8 Pictures] April 12, 2012 at 4:00pm | by AP Photographer Stephen Wilkes creates remarkable images of night and day at once by setting up his camera to take pictures of a single scene over and over for 15 hours.

Day and Night in New York City Captured in Single Images [8 Pictures]

He then blends the images to get this time-defying effect… Via: Design Float Like 9 Wows for daily content like this! - StumbleUpon. - StumbleUpon. Amazing Photos 2012: The Best Pictures Of The Year, So Far (IMAGES) So far, 2012 has produced some amazing photography, a point more than proved by a series of images compiled by one Internet user.

Amazing Photos 2012: The Best Pictures Of The Year, So Far (IMAGES)

Reddit user stoopidtrooper posted this gallery of 48-images from photo sharing site Imgur on Monday. It captures some of the most amazing photos taken in 2012. From seahorses to solar eclipses, sleeping whales to space jumps, the photos span the breadth of human experience. There are intimate encounters between humans and nature alongside sublime panoramas. Some of these photos made use of techniques such as long or multiple exposures, which enhance their artistry. It's not often that the Web's collective consciousness rises up and delivers a collection that's this breathtaking. 30 Stunning and Inspirational Comic Covers.

In the past it was rejected as a secondary form of art, the 20th century transformed comics into a mass medium.

30 Stunning and Inspirational Comic Covers

From comic strips to graphic novels, the gender has increasingly grown in number of publications and popularity. With the expansion of the gender came the necessity of creating covers that look amazing and attract new readers. Comic book covers are not only the preview of what's under them, but stunning works of art. Sometimes it's a good idea to look for inspiration outside your usual field of action. In this post, we compiled some of our favourite comic covers from the last years. Animals Illuminated by the Sun. The time of sunset is defined in astronomy as the moment when the trailing edge of the Sun’s disk disappears below the horizon in the west.

Animals Illuminated by the Sun

There are few things in nature as photogenic as the sky at sunset, especially animals. The rich bright gold, pink and orange colors make unusually beautiful pictures of animals illuminated by the sun. Source Source. 3797977.jpg (900×584) Milky_way_sky-1920x1200.jpg (1920×1200) Paint_war_berlin.jpeg (1600×1066) Hong_Kong_Night_Skyline_non-HDR.jpg (4670×2000) 2734695541_5b032ab199_o.jpg (940×627) 25 Most Beautiful Animals Photography on StumbleUpon. I think the most beautiful pictures are those made in nature.

25 Most Beautiful Animals Photography on StumbleUpon

Nothing compares with the expression of a tiger, the majestic flight of an eagle or the strength of a white bear. Below you can see 25 the most beautiful animal photographs that will capture your attention, and were stumbled on StumbleUpon. Vojto1_pub_eclipse.jpg (1604×1130) 259986.jpg (998×669) Looks like good Zombie Portraits by Andre De Freitas. Awesome Minimalist Disney Posters FTW. Something about minimalist art just looks great on movie posters.

Awesome Minimalist Disney Posters FTW

Combine that with Disney movies and you get a whole new edge. You might think most of these posters are for some dark, avant-garde indie film, not a cute animated kid’s flick. Also, be sure to check out: Minimalist Posters of Cult Classics and Awesome Minimalist Book Covers FTW. High Speed Photography by Lex Augusteijn.

Dutch photographer Lex Augusteijn is a recreational specializing in high-speed photography detaining the moment a bullet hits objects such as light bulbs, water-filled balloons and even drops of water.

High Speed Photography by Lex Augusteijn

Artistic-Photography-6.jpeg (1024×840) Stars_2.jpg (1280×854) National Geographic Photo Contest 2011 - Alan Taylor - In Focus. National Geographic is currently holding its annual photo contest, with the deadline for submissions coming up on November 30.

National Geographic Photo Contest 2011 - Alan Taylor - In Focus

For the past nine weeks, the society has been gathering and presenting galleries of submissions, encouraging readers to vote for them as well. National Geographic was kind enough to let me choose among its entries from 2011 for display here on In Focus. 50 Images from National Geographic`s 2010 Photo Contest. Writen by Bogdan / Comments Off on 50 Images from National Geographic`s 2010 Photo Contest This is one of the most anticipated annual photo contests.

50 Images from National Geographic`s 2010 Photo Contest

The deadline for the submissions is on November 30th so if you have an interesting photo, submit it. BBC Frozen Planet: Killer whales pictured in Arctic ice feature in new amazing Planet images. Landmark series has captivated millions with its portrait of the frozen worldStunning images give a glimpse of what is to come on the BBC documentary By Kerry Mcqueeney Updated: 21:51 GMT, 28 October 2011 It has already captivated millions, taking viewers on a spectacular polar expedition to the frozen wildernesses of the Arctic and the Antarctic.

And now the makers of the landmark BBC series Frozen Planet, bringing the natural world of the North and South Poles to the small screen, has given a tantalising glimpse of things to come with these stunning images from future episodes. These incredible stills from the series reveal the frozen world as you have never seen it before - and may never see again, thanks to the onset of global warming. Narrated by Sir David Attenborough, the series explores the effects of slimate change on the polar regions - and the lengths scientists are going to understand it. These 50 Photos Will Blow you Away. Baby leopard puts best paw forward (picture) Bad Control – 10 World’s Biggest and Most Amazing Holes. Designcollector™

Moscow raised and StPete based awesome artist and photographer Anka Zhuravleva invites you to be mesmerized by her latest photo-artwork series “Distorted Gravity”. _O3Y3347.jpg photo - Richard Calmes photos at pbase. Come dance with me. Geiranger - Geirangerfjord - Trollstigen - Aalesund 360 panorama sky cam - visit norway. Lake-anna-quarter.jpg (3789×1748) Misty_Rainbow_Waialu_Valley_Molokai_Hawaii.jpg (1600×1200) 160.jpg (950×633) 3HD7 (1680×1050) That Same Other World.jpg (1200×800) 265202e154f050ca102f5e0898574b85-d4gdepf.jpg (1200×570) Crystal River - The most beautiful river on earth [Pics] Cano Cristales - Crystal River. River of five colors, as the locals call it, originates in the south of the mountain chain Macarena, Colombia, and flows eastward to its confluence with the Guayabero river. In the Cano Cristales found five colors: yellow, blue, green, black and red. All of them are waste product of many algae and, depending on time of year, color saturation, or weakened or strengthened.

Share on Tumblr. Mt Roraima, Brasil, Guyana and Venezuela (pic) My Photography Tutorials - 360 Degree Reverse Photography - featured, Gallery. In order to create a , you do not need to be an expert photographer or own expensive photography equipment. You just need to have a standard SLR camera, tripod and a 360-degree panorama software package and of course a good panorama to shoot.

A_Plitvice_slapov-a.jpg (990×640) Plitvice Lakes National Park, Croatia. The stunning Plitvice Lakes National Park lies in the Lika region of Croatia. The park is surrounded by the mountains Plješevica, Mala Kapela, and Medveđak, which are part of the Dinaric Alps. The 16 blue-green Plitvice Lakes, which are separated by natural dams of travertine, are situated on the Plitvice plateau. Waterfalls connect the lakes, and the tallest waterfall is Veliki Slap at 70 meters (230 feet) tall. The Plitvice lakes area boasts a large variety of interesting and colorful flora and fauna. Visitors can enjoy walking and hiking the many pathways and trails, or exploring the lakes by boat. 1591454848_1366x768.jpg (1366×768) The Tunnel Of Trees. 20110615TLEKotsiopoulos.jpg (JPEG Image, 1296x864 pixels) - Scaled (74. G A L L E R Y. 339.jpg (950×759) Launch_vernacotola_s.jpg (JPEG Image, 1000x761 pixels) - Scaled (84. 6a0105371bb32c970b0147e17a3198970b-pi (1597×2400) Mwcliffs_vetter_2000.jpg (2000×1219)

Steve-Milner1.jpg (900×596) C404-5244-6082AuroraTakasaka.jpg (1200×800) Milky Way above the Himalayas" by Anton Jankovoy. Moonlight.jpg (1920×1080) Hubble Heritage Gallery of Images. BellaDonna_by_kensei99.jpg (1032×774) Incredible and Scary 3D Pencil Drawings by 17-year old Fredo. Realistic pencil drawings are always interesting.

It is nice to watch how artist has managed to draw something like it was photographed by camera. However, the plenty of the pencil drawings you have seen by now probably cannot be compared with the following drawings which are literally mind-blowing.Those drawings were made by Fredo, a 17-year old guy from Chile who has found an interesting way to create 3D drawings.Fredo has started to think more seriously about his drawing skills when he was 15. He has learned from some already known artists in this field like M.C.Escher. He also says that he is inspired by the work of Rembrandt, Alex Grey and Beksinki. When he was asked about the time which he needs to produce one of his drawings, he said that some of his drawing have took him months while he was drawing them.

The Official Tim Burton Website. Creepy, Crusty, Crumbling: Illegal Tour of Abandoned Six Flags New Orleans [75 Pics] Burning Man 2010 on the Behance Network. Conrad Maldives Rangali Island's unique underwater suite (NOT photoshop) TYPOE_CONFETTI-DEATH_1_900px.jpg (900×603) Body Painting by Craig Tracy. Search. 4.jpg (900×600) RELIC. Earth album alpha - a slicker google maps + flickr mash-up. 387352_1303402509_large.jpg (JPEG Image, 1480x984 pixels) - Scaled (65. Fenhuan – One of the Ten Most Beautiful Towns in China. By Saif on March 12, 2011.

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