The Sony World Photography Awards is an annual competition hosted by the World Photography Organization. Recently, the largest photo competition in the world announced the winners for 2017. Continue Reading..
Although the Siena International Photo Awards was only conceived last year, it’s already regarded as a prestigious award. Photographers from over 100 countries around the world have submitted their images for the 2016 awards. Results for this years submission of over 15,000 photos have just been announced. Below you can find a collection of the top award winners from categories like travel, nature, and open colour.Continue Reading..
In June of this year, Brock Turner, a former student at Stanford University in California, was sentenced for rape. He received only six months for sexually assaulting an unconscious woman behind a dumpster at a campus party. As you can probably imagine, many people were understandably outraged by this meagre sentence. The situation was made worse when Turner was released after serving only three months.Continue Reading..
If you ride the subway to work or school, you probably encounter different types of people. Some of those people are tourists who don’t speak very good english (although some people who speak english don’t do it well either). Then there’s that whisper-fighting couple where you catch every fifth word of their heated argument. And then there’s the guy who brings his bike, and that co-worker you really don’t want to talk to.Continue Reading..
After 200 years of popularity, the wrist watch is slowly dying out because of smartphone technology. However, just because their being used less, doesn’t mean that there aren’t still some beautiful designs out there. If you’re a photographer, then you might enjoy these watches that combine the design elements of classic film and modern digital cameras.Continue Reading..
Dave Sandford is a professional sports photographer from London, Ontario. For nearly twenty years he’s been capturing people’s reactions during great sporting moments, but now he’s pointing his lens in a different direction. He took some time to spend two to three days a week, over a four week span, capturing the raw power and force of one of Canada’s Great Lakes.Continue Reading..
The 2014 Just For Men World Beard and Moustache Championship took place last month inside the Keller Auditorium in downtown Portland, Oregon. Approximately 300 contestants competed in 18 different categories with the Grand Prize winner receiving an all-expenses paid trip to the 2015 world championships in Leogang, Austria.Continue Reading..
A few years ago, photographer Nico Therin moved from a seaside town in France to the concrete-clad city of Los Angeles. He eventually stumbled in photography school with a fondness for clean lines and simplicity, which inspired him to create a series of minimalistic photographic puns.Continue Reading..