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Photographer Rachel Bellinsky is an eclectic photographer, with a considerable bias towards nature subjects. She photographs just about anything she finds interesting. Bellinsky admits that the majority of her finer works shot over the years are mostly due to luck. She often shoots things she comes across in her neighborhood, and her pictures are imbued with the fresh and lovely images of spring. No surreal, brooding, moody or ethereal stuff from Bellinsky. Just light, refreshing images that are uplifting for the soul.
Surreal Photography Explores the Complex and Mystical Aspects of the Human Psyche in Photo Series ‘Dreamalities’
Dreams represent the most substantial evidence of our subconscious, and yet they usually hardly make any sense. They are comprised of visions, thoughts, sensations as well as emotions we go through while asleep, but typically are disjointed and fragmented ‘experiences’. Most of the time, we try to unravel what they mean using logic and try to connect them to reality. To recreate these dream ‘experiences’ is quite a difficult feat, but digital technology comes pretty close. French photographer Julie Waroquier does a splendid job with replicating visuals that are quasi-dreamlike, in her collection (now a book) called Dreamalities.
Lightning is one of the most spectacular, if not violent of events nature can unleash in the skies. To the photographer who patiently waits, some amazing images of these magnificent occurrences can be captured. Unfortunately, for the lightning photography enthusiast, Craig Shimala has raised the bar ridiculously high. Shimala’s astonishing luck brought to him a literal triple threat, in not one, nor two, but three simultaneous lightning strikes caught in-camera.
Freelance photographer Zdenek Sindelar, who also goes by the moniker CuriousZed, has earned his reputation in the photography community by paying special and meticulous attention to detail in every image he creates. He also holds sway to the belief that in each image created there is a story to be told.
Chris Burkard has built a reputation as an innovative artist whose work has the capacity to seize the viewer into the moment. Burkard has developed a trademark style and composition that is distinctly his, allowing viewers to instantly know his work. Over the years he has visited countless surf destinations and has shared his highlight reel in a new short film.
For many who are able to conceive, the alternative of adoption is something they will never have to consider. Adoption has been an option to parenthood that has opened so many doors for those otherwise not able to be with child. While there is no biological connection in such a relationship, the bond between parent and child is no less powerful and intense. Kate T. Parker documents the beauty of adoption in her collection called Blended.