Reflections and Mist

Although Sandra Kantanen’s work is photography of real landscapes, her technique is other-worldly, fantasy come to life. forest, sandra kantanen In her earlier work, she was inspired to work in the tradition of Chinese landscape painting, developing a technique...

Natural Patterns

The snakes photographed by Guido Mocafico are all over the blogosphere this week. (butdoesitfloat, colossal) It is unlucky to feature scary subjects on Friday the 13th? Serpens Series, Guido Mocafico The photos are breathtaking, although I am partial to snakes anyway....

Odd, Very Odd

In searching the web every day for interesting pieces of art, I come across some very odd things.  I usually post what I think is pleasing to me, things I personally think are beautiful, or thought provoking.  Funny and odd come into play as well, and today’s...

Bursting From the Landscape

I take a lot of disappointing pictures when I am out hiking or kayaking.  Things that just amaze me by their form or delicacy don’t translate the way that I SEE them in my eyes.  So many pictures come out flat and mediocre, nothing special. Michael...

Tearing Into a New Dimension

Artist Scott Hazard works with photography to turn it into a sculptural piece of art, drawing the viewer in to explore. His work is being featured in the New Works Exhibition at Artspace, a visual arts center in Raleigh, North Carolina, where he is an artist in...

Get Closer to the USIC

I have to give a shout-out to Colossal for today’s blog post, featuring photographer Bjoern Ewers. His advertising task was to create a campaign for the chamber-ensemble of the Berliner Philharmoniker. The goal of his photography on this project is to show the...