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Taking over 24 months for filmmakers Sheldon Neill and Colin Delehanty to produce the epic Yosemite HD II, the reprise to their breathtaking 2012 ode to Yosemite National Park is certainly far from disappointing. It is just as majestic, if not even more grandiose than the original. This one has all the bells and whistles.
Do you ever wish you could just look over the shoulder of someone while they’re editing their photos? Better yet, imagine what it would be like to get inside their brain and know exactly what their thinking and how they’re making that photo editing magic happen?
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Defying gravity and weightlessness has always captured the imagination. These surreal compositions by Hungarian photographer Bence Bakonyi explore that theme. The idea of flying becomes a reality at least in the pictures of Bakonyi as his subjects are shown floating, appearing weightless. They are suspended in mid-air as they are in front of lavish, ornate scenery of marble halls and decadent baths.
It might be a common reaction, but one cannot help liken these cavernous glacier images with the fabled Fortress of Solitude of Superman. This incredibly huge and awesome ice cave can be found inside Vatnajökull, Iceland’s biggest glacier, as documented by photographer Kate Friend, who shot a dramatic and spectacular collection of photographs inside this 8000 sq.km. mass of solid ice. Before you can ask, the answer is NO, these images were not color enhanced with Photoshop. The blues are extremely vivid, deep and lustrous, so much so that they look digitally manipulated.
Photographer Jason D. Page raises the bar for light painting, as he draws portraits of iconic figures from the previous century. Featuring personalities from Hollywood, politics, science and pop culture, Page skillfully executes remarkable likenesses of the famous figures using the intricate process of light painting. Simply but aptly called the Icons series, every person’s likeness was cut into a stencil, after which they were light painted in 5 similar but not precisely similar variations, hence making every image a distinctive work of art.