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Best Photos of the Year 2011

Best Photos of the Year 2011
Posted Dec 15, 2011 Share This Gallery inShare29 The best photos of 2011 from around the globe. Warning: All images in this entry are shown in full, not screened out for graphic content. Some images contain dead bodies, graphic content and tragic events. We consider these images an important part of human history. SEE MORE:Captured: 2011 Best Photos of the Year, Part 1 of 3Captured: 2011 Best Photos of the Year, Part 2 of 3 Thai Muslim women pray during a special evening prayer during the Muslim holy month of Ramadan at the Pattani Central Mosque on August 12, 2011 in Pattani, southern Thailand. A child weeps after arriving with a group of displaced Somalis to the Banadir Hospital on August 12, 2011 in Mogadishu, Somalia. President Barack Obama is seen silhouetted inside Marine One helicopter during his arrival on the South Lawn of the White House, Tuesday, Aug. 9, 2011 in Washington. The stage collapses at the Indiana State Fair August 13, 2011 in Indianapolis, Indiana.

landscape photography » one big photo Random photo Submit your photo Stumble Thru chimney rock at dusk, colorado landscape photography Landscapes That Will Leave You Breathless “The world is a book and those who do not travel read only one page.” – St. Augustine. Presenting another awesome series of landscapes that will leave you breathless. Also do check out our previous posts if you haven’t already. Distracted by Philippe Sainte-Laudy 70 Photos That Will Take Your Breath Away We here at DPShots believe that the easiest way to learn photography is to learn it by example. Every now and then we come up with some amazing photography examples that take your breath away. This post is no different.

Weather Underground: World View Welcome to Weather Underground's World View! A weekly pictorial review of weather around the globe submitted by the WunderPhoto community. If you'd like to participate, upload your photos! Tip: Use your j/k keys to navigate. 1. Mountain Pinks 20 Still Photos With Subtle Motion! Awesomely Inspiring Inspired from motion photography I can’t stop myself from sharing such an awesome piece of artwork and photography based on animated GIFs.Like what you’ve seen in most GIF animation, cinemagraph is a product of still photo with minor elements moving on. It’s nothing impressive on technique but what makes cinemagraph unique is it brings back certain part of the photo to life, thus making the entire photo more realistic, attractive and sometimes even thought-provoking, just like the magical newspaper from the movie Harry Potter. 1.

The Top 50 'Pictures of the Day' for 2011 Every day at 5pm the Sifter posts the Picture of the Day. Below you will find a collection of the Sifter’s Top 50 from 2011. It’s hard to imagine the year is almost over, time seems to fly faster each successive year so it’s fun to take a moment and look back at the year that was. 20 Amazing Snow Photos Because it’s winter, and because in winter it’s all about the snow, here are a few outstanding photos of winter landscapes from all around the world. Enjoy! (via National Geographic) Stunning Images of Paint Being Dropped in Water The images that you see before you appear to be different things to different people. Because of my obsession with the National Geographic and the Discovery Channel, to me, the images below appear to be some newly discovered creatures from the deep sea or images released by NASA of newly discovered galaxies. These stunning images are taken by British photographer, Mark Mawson, who has been taking pictures for over 22 years and specializing in shooting under water scenes. For his Aqueous Series, he takes several drops of colored paint and drops it into a tank of water. As gravity goes to work, so does Mark Mawson.

eiffel tower at dusk photo Random photo Submit your photo Stumble Thru urban photography Tags: 20 Breathtaking Fireworks to Get You Into the New Year’s Spirit Fireworks have always been a symbol of joy. In the past they were all about noise and a light in the sky. But now, these fireworks are about making pretty light patterns in the sky. Today’s fireworks shoot up in the air and burst into amazingly beautiful shapes of light that are breathtaking for the viewers. To bring you into the New Year’s spirit, I felt it best to share the top 20 breathtaking fireworks images I could find. Amazing Places To Experience Around The Globe (Part 1) Preachers Rock, Preikestolen, Norway Blue Caves - Zakynthos Island, Greece Skaftafeli - Iceland Plitvice Lakes – Croatia Best Female Photography by Bruno Dayan Glamor and Boudoir Sensual Female Photography To get the photos in the photography is gorgeous, indeed necessary proficiency (skill) technical. It can not be avoided because the whole process is made according to procedures photography technical work.

2011: The Year in Photos, Part 3 of 3 - Alan Taylor - In Focus 2011 was a year of global tumult, marked by widespread social and political uprisings, economic crises, and a great deal more. We saw the fall of multiple dictators, welcomed a new country (South Sudan), witnessed our planet's population grow to 7 billion, and watched in horror as Japan was struck by a devastating earthquake, a tsunami, and a nuclear disaster. From the Arab Spring to Los Indignados to Occupy Wall Street, citizens around the world took to the streets in massive numbers, protesting against governments and financial institutions, risking arrest, injury, and in some cases their lives. Collected here is Part 3 of a three-part photo summary of the last year, covering 2011's last months. Be sure to also see Part 1, and Part 2, totaling 120 images in all. [40 photos]

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