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Animals, Architecture, Artistic, Black and White, City, Food and Drink, Nature, Sports, Travel, etc…

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From the Ground Up by Steve Geer

‘I call this project From the Ground Up. In Lewis Carroll’s Through the Looking Glass, Alice finds a world that is familiar, and yet not quite right. She notes: “Somehow it seems to fill my head with ideas – only I don’t exactly know what they are!” Lewis Carroll was pointing out that seeing something we don’t quite understand gets us thinking.

‘People stare as I kneel in puddles with a tripod-mounted camera pointing at the ground. I am staring too, but at the shapes and tones and textures in my looking-glass world. This world is in a city. That’s where I live. It’s a place in which almost every square inch has been utilised for some human purpose. A landscape made from the earth, its ingredients ground up, separated and reconfigured.

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Steve Geer’s fascinating mirror-images of Chicago, the city where he lives.
more in Black+White Photography

Passion, Patience and Persistence | Reto Savoca

Oftentimes I ask myself, “Why do I spend so much of my spare time hunting compositions and collecting light?”
The answer: I’m passionately driven.

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Reto Savoca is a passionate amateur photographer born and raised in Winterhur, near Zurich in Switzerland.

more in Extraordinary Vision – Issue 61

“Golden and blue hours are almost always the best times to shoot a landscape image.”

We’ve all seen landscape shots that just nail it – the perfect mix of light, composition and subject matter rolled into one. But how do you get it to all come together? New Zealand photographer Rach Stewart shares eight ways you can take better landscape images, now.

Think about your focal point; the rule of thirds is popular for a reason; have a foregroung; think about the time of day; understand colour; gear: using a tripod and filters to capture movement; know your histogram; the weather…
from “8 Tips for Better Landscapes”

more in Australian Photography – July 2017

Iconic Places Through The Eyes Of Creative Photographers

Iconic Places Through The Eyes Of Creative Photographers

“Hemisfèric to the Palau de les Arts” by The-Art-of-Darkness
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“A Night at the Opera” by marcusburtenshaw
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“Amsterdam Canal Houses” by michaelvanderburg
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“Guide the Light ” by albertdros
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“Capitol Christmas” by tonybrooks
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“Kelpies composite – v4” by dereksouter
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Iconic Places Through The Eyes Of Creative Photographers
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Reflections by Ed Gordeev

Reflections
Eduard Gordeev Photography

осень на Вуоксе..
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храм Покрова на Нерли ..
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холодный апрель в селе Дунилово…
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Кирилло-Белозерский монастырь…
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Вуокса..Апрель..
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Гордеев Эдуард | Eduard Gordeev
more at 35photo

The Alaskan Allure | Matt Skinner

The Alaskan Allure
Matt Skinner Photography

Fire in the Sky
Canon EOS 5D Mark III, 1/30 se., f/4.0, ISO 100
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Eklutna Tailrace Reflections
Canon EOS 5D Mark III, 2.5 sec., f/8.0, ISO 100
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Lake Rotorua
Canon EOS 5D Mark III, 1/250 sec., f/9.0, ISO 100
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Out of This World Aurora
Canon EOS 5D Mark III, 18 sec., ISO 1600
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The Alaskan Allure
Matt Skinner Photography
Interview by Harris Lim in Bokeh Magazine