Otherworldly Landscape Photography

Have you ever seen an aerial shot of a meteor shooting through the sky? Using an underexposed fisheye lens, photographer John Colbensen captured the outstanding galactic image, above, right from his airplane seat. The Norway native never misses a chance to put his expert photography skills to use. His portfolio boasts a range of versatility that leaps from landscapes and seascapes to macro and fine art photography.

Colbensen's work captures the quiet elegance of natural lands. Some of his work is so extraordinary that it looks like a painting produced from one's imagination. In addition to his stylized landscape images, the dexterous photographer's macro photography resonates a hauntingly beautiful abstractness. As a whole, Colbensen's work is otherworldly and absolutely mesmerizing.



















John Colbensen's website
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Pinar

Pinar Noorata is the Managing Editor at My Modern Met. She is a writer, editor, and content creator based in Brooklyn, NY. She earned her BA in Film and Media Studies from CUNY Hunter College and is an alumni of the Center for Arts Education’s Career Development Program in NYC. She has worked at NBC Universal, Penguin Books, and the Tribeca Film Festival as well as many other independent media companies. When she isn’t writing, editing, or creating videos herself, Pinar enjoys watching movies—anything from foreign art house films to mainstream blockbusters.
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