Author Archives: Alex D

The Litang Horse Festival

The Litang Horse Festival is held generally at the first week of August on the grasslands outside of Litang (western Sichuan province, People’s Republic of China) – about 400 meters higher than Lhasa, making it one of the highest towns in the world. Khampas from all over the Tibetan Plateau come to trade, celebrate and ride […]

Portraits of Women under the water

Photography studio Staudinger + Franke, based in Vienna, made a series ‘Barrier’ – portraits of women separated from the viewer by a barrier of water. Reflected light and motion transforms pictures into beautiful canvases. Portraits of Women under the water are now fashionable, everyday you can find a new session. But only few of them are […]

The Sea as a distillation of all the forces of nature

Thierry De Cordier is a philosopher, performer, sculptor, writer and poet who In the last few decades dedicated himself to painting. He studies seascapes, in an effort to move beyond the romantic, sublime landscape. Influenced by the monochromatic topographical paintings made in China in the 17th and 18th centuries, he works with oils, enamel, and […]

Portraits of fresh and wilted flowers

Isabelle Menin, Belgian photographer, has a background in painting and creates portraits of fresh and wilted flowers that melt into each other. They are not only gorgeous in form and color, more like masterful illustrations and paintings than conventional photographs but also uniquely expressive. Menin calls her works “inland photographs and disordered landscapes”. Emotions and […]

Nudes in the countryside and city landscape

John Crawford who’s one of New Zealand’s best known photographers says his aim is to capture images that have a high degree of interest and contrast, don’t look too technical, and are easy to look at and enjoy. Part of his original series of nudes in the countryside and city landscape you can find here, […]

Images with illustrative touch

Lucas Levitan is a London based Brazilian artist, illustrator, filmmaker and photographer. He hunts for strangers’ images on Instagram and adds his illustrative touch full of humor, with a little twist on reality.

Samsung NX Mini: Self-Portraits Campaign

Samsung NX Mini: Self-Portraits Campaign (not selfies), with great artists: Van Gogh, Frida Kahlo and Albrecht Durer on their own paintings, taking self photos. For self-portraits. Not selfies. The NX mini with a 3-inch flip-up display and interchangeable wide-aperture lens. Credits Client: Samsung Campaign Title: Masterpiece Advertising Agency: Leo Burnett Switzerland, Zürich, Switzerland Creative Director: […]

“Deep Joy” the world’s deepest pool

Are you a fan of the movie, “The big blue”? Do you remember Jean Reno with his funny car, spaghetti and of course, diving… in the big blue? Right now you have a chance to have some practice before diving season in the Hotel Millepini Terme in Montegrotto Terme, a small town in Italy. Y-40 […]