Gabor Jurina is a commercial beauty and fashion photographer whose style is "warm, crisp and unmistakably luxurious". His work has been published in countless magazines all over the world, promoting some of the most recognised icons of the current age. The magazine covers include popular celebrities such as Rihanna and Katy Perry. Gabor's intimate work with models produces some fantastic, striking images that show how angle and perspective can be used to enhance the visual impact of a photograph.Read More
Christopher O’Donnell is a landscape photographer who has lived and worked near the coastlines of Maine for the past few years since leaving college. While he does shoot subject matter beyond what he has built his reputation on, his primary focus, his gift, is—and will remain—the ever-changing and breathtaking landscapes in and around Maine. One thing that his fans have noticed-and he touches on it briefly in the interview we had below—is that even when he shoots in the same location, no two images are ever the same. More so than that, each image he captures has its own life, its own personality, and its own powerful dynamic.Read More
National Geographic Traveler announced last week the winners of the 2012 Traveler Photo Contest. The grand-prize winner is Cédric Houin of Brooklyn, N.Y. He has won a 10-day Galápagos Photography Expedition for two with National Geographic Expeditions. His winning photo, “Butterfly,” captures a Kyrgyz woman and her daughter sewing with an old-fashioned-looking machine in a remote region of Afghanistan.National Geographic Traveler announced last week the winners of the 2012 Traveler Photo Contest. The grand-prize winner is Cédric Houin of Brooklyn, N.Y. He has won a 10-day Galápagos Photography Expedition for two with National Geographic Expeditions. His winning photo, “Butterfly,” captures a Kyrgyz woman and her daughter sewing with an old-fashioned-looking machine in a remote region of Afghanistan.Read More
Based in Detroit, MI, USA, Brian Day gravitates toward urban, conceptual, and landscape themes. Inspired by masters of landscape, street, and conceptual work, Brian starts his adventure into photography 3 years ago and evolved quite dramatically in a unique black and white style featuring visual scenes with as few subjects as possible. Brian's legendary talent explores new opportunities for black-and-white imagery guiding the viewer's eyes trough lights, contrasts and visually stunning compositions.Read More
Michael Breitung is a landscapes and nature photographer showcasing some of the most beautiful scenes on our planet which will leave you either breathless or at times put you on the edge of your seat. His intimate, striking imagery is published frequently in Landscape Photography Magazine or german KWERFELDEIN, where he is also a regular contributor.
Here is his favourite quote about photography: "Photography is a human act and therefore subjective, a selective act and therefore interpretive. This makes it possible for photography to be an art, for photographers to achieve a personal style - and for the camera to lie." Arthur GoldsmithRead More
Jean-Baptiste FORT is a fashion and beauty photographer who splits his time between Barcelona, Spain and Paris, France. He is an artist who has accumulated experience leadership and business management, and now uses that same skill-set and knowledge to enhance his life and work behind the camera.
After finding success as the founder of Dixia Technologies, a company that specializes in Internet projects for companies across Europe, Jean-Baptiste decided to follow his passion and creativity in photography. So after passing the management of Dixia over to partners, he relocated to Minsk, Belarus and established a small but successful design agency. Today, Jean Baptiste is able to maintain creative oversight of the projects he takes on, stay true to his vision, and live and grow his passion as a photographer. As his impressive portfolio would suggest, Jean Baptiste FORT is an artist with a clear vision and the drive to see that vision realized in his images.Read More
Ed King is a self taught photographer with a desire and drive to continuously raise the bar and try new techniques and concepts in and out of the camera. Although he has had no formal training in photography, the love and appreciation has always been part of him.
A father of 3 and married to his childhood sweetheart, photography and art is a family affair, so much so that even his youngest daughter looks forward to standing along the beach to be the first to enjoy the sunrise with her dad.
"Writing about photography excites him just as much as taking the pictures, I can almost feel the experience of the shoot as I work through my words." ~Ed King
Nate Parker is nature and landscape photographer based in Maine. The photographer became obsessed with making visually stunning imagery exploring the opportunities trough black-and-white long exposures and tilt-shift thrown in for good measure. Each one of his sublime and dramatic seascapes evokes the synergy between three elements earth, water and air.Read More
Mario Moreno is an award winning wildlife and landscape photographer based in Western Cape, South Africa. The photographer is continuously searching for the perfect moment where everything comes perfectly together: composition, light, timing or emotions trough the magnificent African landscapes, from the great plains of the Serengeti, the floodplains of the Okavango or the harsh lands of the Kalahari to the summit of Kilimanjaro.
Together with Marina Cano, Mario is leading true African Safari experiences, but for more details about this among a exclusive selection of gorgeous wildlife animals photographs, please check below.Read More
Hengki Koentjoro was born in March 24, 1963 in Semarang, Central Java, Indonesia. For him, photography is not just a way of expressing his most inner soul but also creating a window to the world where through his pictures the unseen and the unspoken can be grasped. Driven by the desire to explore the mystical beauty of nature, he develops his sense and sensibility through the elements of fine art photography. His freedom of expression is more reflected in the elaboration and exploration of black and white.Read More
Marie Schmidt is a freelance fashion, beauty and portrait photographer based based in Cologne, Germany. Marie entered into the photography world as an assistant for local photographers in the field of advertisement, lifestyle and reportage, in addition to her personal projects. Currently she's working for different European clients, stating that loves totally what she does.Read More
Marina Cano is a award winning landscape and wildlife photographer, based in Cantabria, in the North of Spain. The outstanding photographer, approaches a wide range of subjects such as animal behavior or creative portraits characterized by either compelling and awe-inspiring beauty or strangely but original compositions.
Marina's comprehensive portfolio has been exposed close to master photographer Steve Bloom, and with the help of world foremost conservation Jane Goodall her brilliant images had become a powerful environmentalism weapon.Read More
Michael E. Gordon is an award-winning fine art landscape photographer concentrating on nature and wilderness impressions and interpretations of the intimate and overlooked visually stunning and beautiful mystic places within state of California.
Michael illustrates the challenges of black and white photography in a unique palette of natural light and outstanding monochrome tonalities by exploring majestic textures and intricate forms. His artistic goals lie not in representing superficial beauty, but rather in portraying his personal communion with the land and the rare but transcendental moments it has shared with the photographer.Read More
Olivier Du Tré is a Belgian/Canadian fine art landscape photographer specialized in the beautiful Prairies and Foothills around his hometown and the mighty Rocky Mountains to the West of it. His goal as a photographer is to capture the emotions he goes through when enjoying the vast, silent foothills around his hometown of Cochrane. Subjects often revolve around weather, clouds, loneliness and rhythms Olivier finds in nature. We had the privilege to interview Oliver and to share some of his best artworks, so don't hesitate to check it out below.Read More
Ebru Sidar is a passionate photographer was born on 13 January 1975 in Trabzon, Turkey. She sees traditionalism as an obstacle to photography's advancement and avoids using themes such as exploitation, religion and politics in her pictures.
Considering photography as a common property and language of humanity, she believes that it should always promote and contribute to sustainable peace. She has been actively working on photography since February 2005.Read More
Grand Prize Winner and Nature Winner - SPLASHING: This photo was taken when I was taking photos of other insects, as I normally did during macro photo hunting. I wasn’t actually aware of this dragonfly since I was occupied with other objects. When I was about to take a picture of it, it suddenly rained, but the lighting was just superb. I decided to take the shot regardless of the rain. The result caused me to be overjoyed, and I hope it pleases viewers. Batam, Riau Islands, Indonesia (Photo and caption by Shikhei Goh)
Shikhei Goh of Indonesia is the winner of the 2011 National Geographic Photography Contest.Read More
Charles Hildreth is a portrait, fashion and beauty photographer based in Denver, Colorado. Charles visual goal is two-fold by combining his love for writing with the passion to capture stunning photographs. His artistic style, focused in this collection on masterfully composed portraits, delivers beauty, elegance and charm.Read More
Martin Stranka is a self-taught professional photographer, born on April 13, 1984 in Czech Republic. Martin's distinctive vision of photography etched as a unique space located in a balance and serenity, while his sophisticated and rewarding images exists in that narrow space of a few seconds between dreaming and awakening. During the last two years Martin has gathered over 30 remarkable international photography awards, from diferent competitions including: Nikon International Photo Contest, International Photo Awards, Sony World Photography Awards or Digital Photographer of the Year.Read More
Xavier Rey is a legendary black and white photographer based in Bordeaux, France. Passionate about sea and waterscape photography, he goes well beyond the traditional artworks, transferring his unique and elegant photographic style into melancholic, expressive and creative finely crafted compositions. Each piece of his inspiring photographs achieves the richest tonal depth and balance, emphasizing subjects elected in nature.Read More
Philippe Mougin is a professional photographer born in Paris in 1969, who lives and works in Lausanne, Switzerland. Independent photographer for several years, Philippe decides in 2006 to launch himself into long exposure photography. His artistic interpretation of photography delivers a serene and mysterious world that stimulates the viewer's imagination through black & white landscapes and unsharpned images.Read More