Filling Spaces

As a visual person that loves piano music this photo by graphic designer Frederico Picci made me look.

Traffic Lights

This “>Traffic Light Series by Lucas Zimmerman is stunning.

(via Matthew)

Camera Restricta

A camera that won’t allow you to take a photo that thousands of others already have taken photos of, based on geo-tagging. Interesting concept.

(via Joe Gebbia)

Pancakes for Breakfast

Breakfast is ready. Photo by Alena Zhandarova.

Garlic Blast Off

This Garlic Blast Off Miniature Diorama made me chuckle.

Jump

Photographer Philippe Halsman believed that when you ask a person to jump, his/her attention is mostly directed toward the act of jumping and the mask falls so that the real person appears.

More photos of jumping celebrities over on Kottke.

The year in photos 2016

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This photo offers some much needed perspective. From Kottke’s post The year in photos 2016.

Acts That Amplify

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This photo caught my eye. Discovered in a post over on Brain Pickings: Acts That Amplify: Ann Hamilton on Art, the Creative Value of Unproductive Time, and the Power of Not Knowing

Overhead Portraits of Street Vendors

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Loes Heerink captured beautiful overhead photos of street vendors in Hanoi.

LET’S PLAY

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LET’S PLAY is what happens when you challenge 100 Swiss artists, designers & architects to play with building blocks for 30minutes and then document it. Beautiful.

PhotoScan by Google Photos

Old printed photos floating around in your house? Digitize them with PhotoScan by Google.

Dad Turns His 6-Year-Old Son’s Drawings Into Reality

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Coolest dad award goes to Dom’s dad who recreates his son’s drawings to make them look real. So good.

Ektra

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Kodak has unveiled Ektra, a smart phone aimed at photographers. It runs on Android and features a 21 megapixel fast focus camera with a f2.0 aperture. The camera also boasts DSLR functionality and can capture video in 4K.

Drool.

Soviet Innerness

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Soviet Innerness is a touching photo project showcasing forgotten interiors walls in former Soviet Bloc nations. Absolutely beautiful! So many stories that want to be told. Well done, Elena Amabili and Alessandro Calvaresi!

(This brings back memories: For my thesis in 1999, I created a 200 page photo book on the beauty in the mundane!)

Palette

If I was a photographer I would jump on buying the Palette Controllers for faster and more convenient photo retouching.

Monday!

Monday Morning

Hello there, Monday! (Photography by Alena Zhandarova)

Unusual Company Portraits

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Now this is a company portrait photoshoot I would have loved to watch. Images by Szymon Swietochowski.

(via Bumai)

Herbarium

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Beautiful photographs of herbs by Anne Hurter.

(via this isn’t happiness)

“Naked Faces”

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Dylan Hamm takes two sets of portraits — one with the person wearing clothes and the other standing completely naked. Check out more “Naked Faces“.

Ornitographies by Xavi Bou

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Ornitograhpies by Xavi Bou are shapes created by flying birds, captured with single time frame photographs. Stunning.

(via Chris)

Photographing New York City

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Whit this vintage photo of a man with a stereoscope camera from 1904, I am kicking off my traditional two week summer vacation in the Swiss Alps! Look out for photos of green rolling hills, cheese and cows over on my Instagram.

Axel Oswith

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Love following Axel Oswith on Instagram. Always conceptual and visually beautiful.

Camera Lens Impact

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Next time you have a photoshoot you might want to ask the photographer to use a 28mm lens. When they say “The camera adds 10 pounds” they’re not kidding.

WE LOVE YOU

WE LOVE YOU

The WE LOVE YOU project is a simple but powerful reassurance to our black boys and men that they are a part of a larger community that loves and supports them. Well done Bryon Summers and Sally Rumble. You are making a difference.

After the success of #WELOVEYOUNYC shoot, they will be hitting other cities around the country in the near future. Sign up here if you’d like to stay updated.