High speed photography taken to the next level by Lex Augusteijn

high speed bullet photo

High speed photography is the science of taking pictures of very fast phenomena, usually at a very high rate of more than 1000 frames/second. To achieve a good high speed photo, you need a digital camera, a fast-moving subject (like a bullet or a water drop), and a bit of knowledge about the technical aspects of high speed photography, such as shutter speed, exposure, reciprocity,... Read More

The incredible Nature Series : Photogenic insects pose for the camera


Nature is an endless inspiration for designers, photographers and artists alike. After all, nature has managed to create a complex self-sustaining system of life supporting millions of species over billions of years that has given rise to some of the most beautiful and elegant living beings that we have ever gazed our eyes upon. Evolution has resulted in transforming these living... Read More

Life Unseen : Microscopic Bioscapes that Bedazzle your eyes

Microscopic photography to mystify your senses

Beauty may be in the eye of the beholder, but it is also in the eye of a honeybee, the eggs of a lobster and the surface of petrified wood. Nature looks fundamentally different depending on scale. This diversity is especially striking in the world of Biology, where matter assembles itself in constantly renewing configurations, offering our eyes — aided by scientific instruments... Read More

40 Spectacular images of the Stellar Universe and beyond, from NASA


“Where do we come from? How did the universe begin? Why is the universe the way it is? How will it end?” These questions have baffled astrophysicists and mathematicians for centuries. We still have no clear explanation or evidence as to what our very purpose in this universe is. Hundreds of years ago, everyone believed that the Earth was at the center of the universe.... Read More

40 most enchanting examples of Staircase Photography


Since the medieval times, the construction of the stairways has evolved a lot. Developments in manufacturing and design have led to the introduction of different array of materials and building some of the most intriguing staircases. Nowadays, stairs can be made out of steel, timber, concrete or a combination of materials. Today, we see a plethora of designs and ideas being implemented... Read More

50 Stunning Photos to Capture your Imagination


Photography is a very powerful medium and a very difficult one to master too. Excellent photos not only show the beauty of photography, but they tell stories, awake feelings and manage to share with the audience the emotions a photographer experienced while shooting the picture. Taking excellent pictures is extrememly difficult as you need to find the right perspective and get... Read More

The spectacular world of Time Lapse Photography


The world is filled with enigmatic spectacles. To make a long story short, a lot of methods are employed. One of the most fascinating method is ‘Time Laspe Photography’. Time-lapse photography is a cinematography technique whereby each film frame is captured at a rate much slower than it will be played back. For example, recording the blooming of a sunflower over a... Read More

50 inspiring examples of emotional portrait photography


Although photographic lighting and the way we capture the image with a camera may have changed over the years; all great portraits, whether they are taken on film or digitally, depend on the photographer’s ability to use light and pose his or her subject. Surprisingly, there seems to be something of an enigmatic aura that surrounds portrait photography; even some professional... Read More

Built to kill – 40 breathtaking closeup photographs of animals


Wildlife photography is regarded as being one of the most challenging forms of photography. It involves a thorough understanding of the behavior of animals and in addition to it, one needs to have sound technical skills, such as being able to expose in the right manner. Its all about being in the right place at the right time. Surprisingly enough, photographing some species may... Read More


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