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The jury is still out on which make better pets, Cats or Dogs? While this question always elicits heated debate, for now anyway let’s focus on the feline inclined. Cats are famous for their mystifying ways and their numbers are staggering. There were approximately 81,721,000 cats in U.S. households as of 2007, compared to 72,114,000 dogs, and the typical feline owner has at least two cats. So at least these numbers confirm on very solid ground that people like cats, and lots of them. For all the legions of cat lovers out there, here is an amusing and unique photo series full of cool felines. The collection was shot by photographer Andreanne Lupien and it shows cats and their devoted owners in their natural environments, their homes.
As the world turns and a new year is once again upon us, many couples will be surely tying the knot. As with all years, 2015 will have its fair share of fads and trends that will be innovative, fun, and unique. Apparently one such trend is already surfacing, as couples get all wet and brave underwater environments for a one-of-a-kind engagement shoot. Couples are not hesitating as they dive into the New Year to express themselves and immortalize their love in a whole new element.
Macro photography always has the power to open-up new worlds to us. Photographer Pyanek did exactly this as he shot photographs of everyday, mundane objects, but because of the extreme close-ups, transformed them into objects that are practically unrecognizable. Pages of books, sugar, bags of tea, or a sponge just to name a few, seen at extremely high magnification turn these objects into very interesting looking stuff, rendering some of them even nearly unidentifiable.
Rob Whitworth is a well-known urban filmmaker, with a reputation for creating breathtaking videos that show locations in a dramatic and captivating way. Whitworth’s easily identifiable style has attracted critical acclaim, and has received millions of online hits.
He is presently based in Shanghai, China and has broad experience working in various Asian destinations. For his latest project however, we find Whitworth in the global city that is Dubai.
Dubai has turned out to be a global city as well as business hub of the Persian Gulf region. It is the most densely inhabited city and emirate in the United Arab Emirates or UAE, in addition to being the second biggest emirate after the capital, Abu Dhabi. Dubai is situated on the southeast coast of the Persian Gulf and is among the seven emirates that comprise the country.