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Japan is famous for having a broad diversity of Cherry Blossoms, and perhaps well over 200 cultivars can be found there. The most widespread variety of Cherry Blossom here is the Somei Yoshino. This variety is typified by its flowers that are nearly pure white, infused with very pale pink near the stem.
Photographer Mikko Lagerstedt is a relative newcomer to photography, having taken it up a mere six years ago in 2008. He has since been bitten by the photography bug, finding a passion for shooting the breathtaking Finnish landscapes. Lagerstedt has taken dozens of images in his surreal style of the spectacular geography he calls home. This latest body of work is a reprise of his much viewed Edge, which was an eerily lovely collection of photographs.
Karim Nafatni is able to infuse even more power to the glowing lights of lively Dubai in his striking series of cityscapes. The Dubai-based photographer and airline pilot is certainly not one to shy away from heights. In this series in progress, Nafatni scales to the very summits of the loftiest skyscrapers he can find.
Hairstyles, a collection of images featuring close to 1000 different, (and we mean different!) hairstyles showcases the African woman in all her many coiffured incarnations. Shot by the late J.D. ‘Okhai Ojeikere, the veteran photographer came across these various hair sculptures everywhere; on the streets of Lagos, at special occasions or even at work.