Light and shade at Grand Sand Dunes National Park, Colorado

2nd Annual Photo Contest Winners and Finalists

'Light and shade at Grand Sand Dunes National Park, Colorado': photo is a finalist in the Annual Photo Contest, Smithsonian Magazine

The Milky Way in Maui Hawaii

The Milky Way in Maui Hawaii~ reminds of the camping nights in Culebra, Puerto Rico:) sleeping w blankets on the soft sand, while looking @ a starry sky like this & falling sleep to nature music & soothing crashing waves~~~ Nothing like it!

Haha - Sneaky sea monster #elephante

lochness monster The secret is out. elephant with lochness on trunk swimming underwater


Zaha Hadid [Baku, Azerbaijan] Zaha Hadid's Heydar Aliyev Centre wins 2014 Design Of The Year. With the alluring curves of the building and the interesting perspectives its wonder to how architecture keeps changing and becoming more complex.

Côte d’Azur 1965 Photo: Georges Menager

Côte d'Azur 1965 France Photo: Georges Menager - never seen a beach swing like this!

Detailed View of a Solar Eclipse Corona "Only in the fleeting darkness of a total solar eclipse is the light of the solar corona easily visible."

zerostatereflex: Detailed View of a Solar Eclipse Corona “Only in the fleeting darkness of a total solar eclipse is the light of the solar corona easily visible.

Photograph by Charles Allmon. From “Martinique: A Tropical Bit of France,” National Geographic, February, “Towering Tree Ferns Spread a Lacy Canopy Above a Martinique Hillside These relatives of plant ferns abound in tropical rain.

bykosaurus rex

Recent discoveries reveal that people can outrun the T-Rex only if the TRex isn't on a bike though.

Snowy Range Perseids Meteor Shower in Wyoming

Perseids wow weekend stargazers

The sky is falling "Snowy Range Perseid Meteor Shower" by David Kingham of the U. was "highly commended" in the Earth and Space category. Kingham combines 23 individual stills to convey the excitement and dynamism of August's Perseid meteor shower.


The perfect 'Pipe Dream'. what a killer spot to session with crew, how mad are the size of those transitions. You will be amazed how many big storm pipes are out there to attack, go look. Found via fellow skate pinner - motocroquis.

Cartier leopard.

From a sleek leopard peering through a Cartier window to Naomi Campbell striking a fierce feline pose, cats have had a longstanding relationship with the world of fashion and advertising. AnOther considers the animal's enduring appeal.

Psychedelic Swimmer

There's always something behind the black and white, if you bother to scratch the surface. Ania Nowicki PSYCHEDELIC swan dance (by adrians_art)]

Shaolin Strollin’ by Tomasz Gudzowaty via designyoutrust #Shaolin_Monk

Photo: Tomasz Gudozowaty Oh, don't mind the monks of Shaolin. That one above is just walkin' along the wall, as photographed by award-winning photographer Tomasz Gudozowaty in his photo essay series Shaolin Temple. Visual News has more photos: Link

The lines from what I'm assuming are the shadows cast from blinds, almost seem like they're a part of the subject's skin.

Photography is an art kind that shouldn’t be squelched. It is a kind of art. Black and white photography supplies an exceptional perspective on a lot of subjects. If you present photography e…