09 Jan 2010

The Beautiful World of Photomanipulations

Sometimes it’s not enough to take an interesting photo — you need something more exotic, something that can’t be found and photographed in real life. That’s where photomanipulation comes in. It’s the combination of the arts of photography and graphic design where photos are altered or enhanced to create a

05 Jan 2010

Raindrops Keep Fallin’ On My Head – Photos Featuring Umbrellas

Umbrellas. Despite the lie perpetrated by Mary Poppins, they won’t send you soaring through the air. But they do protect us from the sun. They protect us from the rain. They’re functional. They can be beautiful too — a lone bit of color on an otherwise gray and dreary day.

27 Dec 2009

The World Through Rose-Colored Glasses: Photos Featuring Sunglasses

Some people see the world through rose-colored glasses. Others see things through a cool set of shades. Which group do you fit into? If sunglasses on a bright, sunny day are more your speed, you’ll enjoy this photostream featuring sunglasses of all different styles on all kinds of people, and

25 Dec 2009

In the Kingdom of Flowers: Delicate Macro Photography

We all know flowers are beautiful. They can put a smile on the face of someone in the hospital and have gotten more than a few men out of trouble over the years. But when was the last time you really looked at a flower — not just the overall

25 Dec 2009

Mysterious Mist: Living in Gray

Thick gray mist and fog — they can make a setting haunting or downright eerie. They can also add a bit of beautiful mystery. What’s in that mist anyway? There’s a part of me that’s dying to find out and willing to step into that bit of unknown territory just

20 Dec 2009

Silence and Solitude Captured in Photos

In the hustle and bustle of our daily routines, sometimes we forget about the beauty in a simple quiet moment or in being alone. Even death can be beautiful in its somber nature (as shown in one of the images below). This collection of photos serves as a reminder to