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While most mothers and fathers are content to have pictures of their little tots breaking into a smile, Polish photographers Ania Waluda and Michal Zawer are able to photograph their little Emilia in the most complicated poses; balanced on their fingertips, tumbling off chairs or even being thrown into the air. This is not the work of photo manipulation, as one would immediately conclude, as this collection is made even more interesting by the fact that no Photoshop was used.
Pictured here are some gravity-defying, vertigo-inducing images of daredevils doing some highlining. This ‘sport’ is part of what is generally referred to as slacklining, defined as “the use of a form of webbing that is tensioned between two anchor points to balance.”
Whilst in the midst of winter, and while going through the bitter storms and wet snowy streets, it is easy to overlook that winter can also bring with it profound beauty. The magnificent Northern Lights or Aurora Borealis embodies this, which is shot in lovely green hues by photographer Arild Heitmann.
Since 1998, Brian Skerry as been a contract photographer for National Geographic, shooting a wide range of subjects for the publication. He is a photojournalist with a special niche for marine wildlife as well as underwater environments. As an award-winning photographer, Skerry enjoys critical acclaim around the world for “his aesthetic sense as well as his journalistic drive for relevance.
Water droplets can be annoying for most people, but for a tiny fraction of individuals out there, they can be a source creative fulfillment. People who like to experiment with the possibilities of water droplet photography are in for a big treat in this series staged by German photographer Heinz Maier.
Photographer Martin Stavars’ work is characterized by extremely high contrast black and white images. Stavars takes pictures of landscapes and cityscapes, shot both during the daytime and at night. Based on the various landmarks and distinct iconography, he has travelled extensively around the globe to many countries.