Some photographers take pleasure in capturing pristine environments. But for others, their creativity is sparked by photographing the beauty of what once was. This is particularly true for Roman Robroek, who merges his love of photography, travel, architecture, cultural heritage, and adventure by seeking out abandoned buildings. One of his most haunting set of images shows a huge variety of churches across Europe in different states of decay.
Each year the National Audubon Society asks photographers from across the United States and seven Canadian provinces to submit their...
Japanese photographer Nori Yuasa captures the beauty of the stars in his ongoing series of nighttime images.
One of the largest and most beloved space telescopes in the world, the Hubble Space Telescope has gifted us incredible views since it was first launched into orbit in 1990. NASA regularly treats the public to some of Hubble’s best photographs and a recent image of a faraway galaxy is no exception. It’s truly a feast for the eyes!
From a young age, many of us are captivated by the flickering lights of the night sky that seem just...
Kids and animals are a double dose of cuteness.
As Mark Hersch approached Chicago’s O’Hare airport in 2014, he never could have imagined what awaited him. While gazing out his window, he snapped what he felt was an “interesting” photo with his iPhone. The result is a surreal image that continues to circulate the internet to this day. At first, this upside-down city in the clouds looks like the work of a digital artist.
Each autumn, Vietnam’s Mekong Delta is filled with beautiful, long-stemmed lilies that are the result of flooding that nourishes the...
Photography-based artist Tawny Chatmon celebrates the beauty of Black hair through her glittering series titled The Redemption.
As a marine biologist and photographer, Alexander Semenov specializes in life underwater. In particular, he focuses on invertebrates, and for over 10 years he’s been deep-sea diving to capture their beauty through his lens. Often exploring cold water as the head of the scientific diving team at the White Sea biological station of Lomonosov’s Moscow State University, Semenov’s work is unforgiving. Braving harsh conditions, he’s able to explore marine life in its natural setting.
For over 20 years, photographer Barry Butler has been inspired by the city of Chicago.
Norwegian landscape photographer Christian Hoiberg grew up surrounded by nature.