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Australian photographer Heidi Romano transforms the mundane into the visually extraordinary in a series entitled Frozen Water. Romano made her frozen world by photographing the changes in ice from her own freezer, watching as the substance began to crack, melt, and dissolve as it was brought out of its freezing environment.
Richard Silver achieves the absolutely sublime in his spectacular pictures of churches that show entrance to altar all in one sweeping image. Just as one would normally crane his head when in the midst of magnificent architecture, Silver makes you do the same with his panoramic views of church interiors. Collectively called Vertical Churches, Silver takes us on a virtual tour of superbly designed church ceilings and interiors around NYC and elsewhere.
Not too long ago, on Friday, November 29 one natural wonder of the world was engulfed by another spectacle. To be specific, the Grand Canyon was the site for a rare atmospheric phenomenon called a temperature inversion. The result of such an occurrence produced a rare, if not heavenly sight. The entire massive canyon was engulfed, overflowing with dense fog.
Here is a selection of yet more surreal themed photographs, this time from American Logan Zillmer, a young conceptual photographer. The Michigan native’s creations are both surprising and intriguing; however they are always laced with a sense of humor. Logan Zillman is himself also on a “365 photo project” sharing a new picture every day of his conceptual work.
Photographer Visarute Angkatavanich created an amazing series of images depicting the mighty Siamese fighting fish, showcasing the species’ incredible colors as well as luscious fins. The Siamese fighting fish, simply known as the betta in the West, is a tiny fish that traces its origins from the rice paddies of Laos, Thailand, Vietnam and Cambodia.
Ben Zank is committed to producing a new photograph every single day of the year. The devoted young artist/photographer from New York is another master on the surreal on the rise, creating self-portraits that defy explanation or logic, while still keeping his viewers not only captivated, but entranced. Zank is no doubt blessed with uncommon talent, and luckily for us, he is also dedicated to making art, fine art in fact.