Posts by Emma Taggart

December 11, 2017

Spectacular Highlights of the 2018 Sony World Photography Awards

With less than one month left to enter the 2018 Sony World Photography Awards, the coordinators—World Photography Organisation—have recently released a selection of the impressive entries so far. Submissions come from photographers all over the world—of all ages, backgrounds, and experience levels. The judges will award prizes from across 10 different categories, including Landscape and Nature, Street Photography, Portraiture, and even an Enhanced category, where photographers get to show off their editing skills.

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December 8, 2017

Paper Artist Creates Elaborate Origami Crane Every Day for 1,000 Days and Counting

In early 2015, paper artist Cristian Marianciuc challenged himself to make an origami crane every day for a year. Using a paper bird as a blank canvas, Marianciuc would add various colors and embellishments as a way to express himself. “I describe my day through colors, shadows and everything that surrounds me,” he explains. 365 paper birds later, he loved the ancient art of paper folding so much that he decided to keep going.

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December 4, 2017

Dad’s Instagram of Hotel Carpet Photos Goes Viral, Gets 500K Followers in One Week

Working as a pilot, Bill Young spends a lot of time traveling and has stayed in many hotels all over the world. After some time moving from one hotel to the next, Young realized a common design theme—each hotel featured different “funky and interesting” patterned carpets. The globe-trotter—who also has a passion for photography—decided to catalog them on Instagram.

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