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Award-Winning Photographer Celebrates His Native Japan Through His Glorious Images of Its Evening Phenomena
Growing up amid the environment of rural Japan, Takehito Miyatake developed a strong connection with the wildlife. He would take up photographic engineering at the Tokyo Institute of Polytechnics, and eventually be a nature photographer. His work captured through a 4×5 digital camera is comprised of mystical images taken at night, comprised of volcanic activity, shorelines, forests and various evening phenomena.
To what extreme would you take a wedding photo? Well as of late we have seen a couple pose in front of a wildfire, and even another bride and groom with a twister behind them as backdrop. If you think you have seen all there is, then you are in for a big surprise with Torsten and Sarah Ernst. The couple met in Juneau, Alaska, in 2008, and decided to have their wedding photographs taken inside one of the state’s most spectacular ice caves.
In emotively gorgeous images shot by photographer Chris Beck, the couple posed under the behemoth bright blue formations of the Mendenhall Glacier ice cave.
Wesley Armson is no doubt a doting father. He manifests his adoration for his kids by capturing some incredibly cute photos of his two sons as he poses them in amusing situations, clothes and various props. Dressed either as superheroes, animals or even shown napping in odd places, his collection of images of his two boys has gotten people’s attention because of how endearing the series is.
Not too long ago, six photographer artists, namely Mark Chamberlain, Jacques Garnier, Jerry Burchfield, Rob Johnson, Douglas McCulloh, and Clayton Spada along with a few hundred assistants constructed the world’s biggest camera obscura, or pinhole camera in building #115, an abandoned F/A-18 fighter jet hangar in Marine Corps Air Station El Toro in Southern California. They transformed the hangar into a gigantic pinhole camera by darkening and sealing the inside from external light.
After a long frosty winter and a chilly spring, one just about yearns for the heat and attendant fun of summer. Photographer Krista Long celebrates the arrival of the warm season through her photo series called I Love Summer. In the collection she photographs with high speed settings various people in an undisclosed place in Iowa as they exit a water slide.
Fantastic Images and Video of the Aurora Borealis Illuminating the Evening Sky Captured by Astrophotographer
There is no doubt that an Aurora Borealis is a fantastic visual phenomenon. It is a natural light display in the sky visible especially in the high latitude regions, triggered by the collision of solar wind and magnetospheric charged particles with the high altitude atmosphere. As the evening sky started to be engulfed with peculiar green streaks of dancing light, Kwon O Chul, an astrophotographer, aimed his camera at the heavens to document the astounding phenomenon.