Inspiration

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Magical Worlds Exist Just Above the Clouds

Magical Worlds Exist Just Above the Clouds

"Right above the surface of the clouds, a whole different kind of world exists. It's not often that we get to experience these peaceful and serene moments of simple beauty, but every so often during a plane trip or a hike up to a mountaintop, this gorgeous world reveals itself."And now, there's no need to travel to check out these…
Winners of the 2012 Wildlife Photographer of the Year

Winners of the 2012 Wildlife Photographer of the Year

Paul Nicklen / Veolia Environnement Wildlife Photographer of the Year 2012 Jasper Doest / Veolia Environnement Wildlife Photographer of the Year 2012 Larry Lynch / Veolia Environnement Wildlife Photographer of the Year 2012 Richard Peters / Veolia Environnement Wildlife Photographer of the Year 2012 Sergey Gorshkov / Veolia Environnement Wildlife Photographer of the Year 2012 Cristóbal Serrano / Veolia Environnement…
Creativity with Adrian Sommeling

Creativity with Adrian Sommeling

We absolutely fell in love with Adrian's creativity and ability to tell a story with one single frame.  Check our Adrian's amazing work below.  Plus, some "making of" videos of his work.   See Adrian's full portfolio here.  
Tereza Vlčková Captures Unique Twins

Tereza Vlčková Captures Unique Twins

We couldn't help but be captivated by these beautiful yet haunting captures of identical twins by Tereza Vickova. The fine art approach and beautiful light adds to the naive feel to each of her subjects. Some have given mixed emotions to this series.  Some say haunting, some say creative.  What do you think?  
Paolo Roversi Inspiration

Paolo Roversi Inspiration

Paolo Roversi is one of the most coveted photographers in the fashion industry. He's also one of the most published photographers in Vogue and has inspired many to keep the look and use of film in his photographs. If he doesn't inspire you to pick up a medium or large format camera, I don't know who will. Watch Paolo in…
Balazs Gardi: The photographer behind firsts images of Felix Baumgartner landing

Balazs Gardi: The photographer behind firsts images of Felix Baumgartner landing

You may have watched it but in cased you missed it, Felix Baumgartner  broke a world record yesterday by free falling from space and breaking the sound barrier.  Photographer Balazs Gardi was the first man to arrive to the landing zone and was fortunate enough to capture the moment. Photographer Balazs Gardi Photographer Balazs Gardi Photographer Balazs Gardi Photographer Balazs…
Women Water Wigs

Women Water Wigs

Tim Tadder‘s creativity is catching the attention of some pretty big commercial clients.  And in this series, Red Bull was there with a Phantom camera as he dropped water balloons on the models heads. To make the series happen with women Tim explains, “We cast some unique looking women, shaved their heads, (or applied bald caps) and hurled water balloons at…
Stunning Photos of Burning Man with Trey Ratcliff

Stunning Photos of Burning Man with Trey Ratcliff

My Modernmet did a feature on Trey Ratcliff with photos that are bound to inspire.  The writeup below:Who better to show us the incredible art at Burning Man than Met friend and professional HDR photographer Trey Ratcliff? This was the third year he attended the week-long annual event held in the scorching hot Nevada desert, which he simply describes as…
Miniature Worlds Assembled from Hundreds of Photos

Miniature Worlds Assembled from Hundreds of Photos

Sydney-based artist Catherine Nelson refers to herself as a painter with a camera, in that she doesn’t see the world as a photographer does but instead uses photos as a medium with which she creates these fantastic miniature worlds. Each work is comprised of hundreds of photographs which she digitally stitches together, drawing from an extensive background in visual special effects having…
Hilariously Recognizable Fingerprint Portraits

Hilariously Recognizable Fingerprint Portraits

Elusive Italian artist known only as Dito Von Tease has embarked on a project called Ditology that features eerily familiar portraits of celebrities on the ordinary human finger. The faces produced on each solo finger range from the well-known public personality (Steve Jobs) and political figure (Che Guevara) to the fictional icon (Mr. T) and religious guru (Dalai Lama). There is no…