Category: ART

Feb 6, 2017

Picture of the Day: Early HDR Photo From 1856

Picture of the Day: Early HDR Photo From 1856

Early high-dynamic-range imaging sample created by exposing two monochromatic negative images (one for the sky, the other for the sea). The photo was taken by Gustave Le Gray (1820-1884), who has been called “the most important French photographer of the nineteenth century” because of his technical innovations

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Feb 6, 2017

Guy Takes Characters from Renaissance Paintings and Photoshops Them Into the Present

Guy Takes Characters from Renaissance Paintings and Photoshops Them Into the Present

In an ongoing series entitled, “Art History in Contemporary Life”, artist Alexey Kondakov skillfully photoshops characters from Renaissance paintings into present day photos he has taken around Europe. The juxtaposition between the two time periods in the digitally altered scenes creates for an interesting visual. You can find many more works from the ongoing…

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Feb 1, 2017

The Awesome Winners of the National Geographic International Photography Contest for Kids

The Awesome Winners of the National Geographic International Photography Contest for Kids

Nat Geo has just announced the winners of the Annual International Photography Contest for Kids ages 6-14 from over 46,000 entries

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Feb 1, 2017

Picture of the Day: Bollard or UFO Attack?

Picture of the Day: Bollard or UFO Attack?

Most would never think twice about a bollard, but French artist OakOak envisioned a tiny UFO using its tractor beam on a poor, unsuspecting cow

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Jan 31, 2017

Star War Fans Turn Popular IKEA Lamp Into Death Star

Star War Fans Turn Popular IKEA Lamp Into Death Star

“That’s no lamp. It’s a space station.”

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Jan 30, 2017

Picture of the Day: Flight of the Eagle – Ibiza, Spain

Picture of the Day: Flight of the Eagle – Ibiza, Spain

Awesome artwork by Spaik for the Bloop Festival in Ibiza, Spain

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Jan 30, 2017

Contemporary Chimeras by Lisa Ericson

Contemporary Chimeras by Lisa Ericson

Amazing acrylic on wood paintings of fantastical, hybrid animals by artist Lisa Ericson

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