Posts tagged ‘photography’

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Smiling – Be Careful, It’s Contagious!

As scientists say, there are about 19 different types of smiles… In other words, people smile in different way depending on the particular situation; for example, a smile can be polite, happy, understanding, lenient, etc. Let’s try to check this theory. Have a look at the pictures below and try to distinguish different types of …

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Crucial Moments of the Wild Life

Photographers often look for the inspiration and objects for their pictures in the most unusual and unexpected places. Some of them try to portray the falling water drops; others do their best to photograph flame or fog. There are also many talented photographers, who direct their skills and efforts towards photographing wild nature and some …

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Landscapes from the Air

Being terrestrial creatures, humans got used to see and perceive the surroundings from the surface of the Planet. Walking or driving the streets, we can see the trees, buildings, yards, and other people around us in relatively great details. However, our vision is limited and we cannot perceive the entire image of the district or …

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Art, Where You Do Not Even Expect It…

Do you know the difference between classic old-school art and modern or contemporary art? There are must be many of them, but today we want to illustrate just one, which, we believe, is among the most prominent differences. It is the object, chosen by an artist, to be the model for his creative works. While …

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Terra Australis Incognita – the Land of Contrasts

Thinking about Australia, what images appear in your head first of all? Is it koala sitting on the eucalyptus, kangaroos and wild dingo dogs, extreme windsurfing in the ocean or tranquilizing sun bathing at the virgin beaches, or, maybe, the futuristic architecture design of Sydney Opera House is your first visual association with Australia? Anyway, …

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Sky Diving – Conquering the Sky

It goes without saying: people have always tried to conquer the sky and after numerous experiments with artificial wings and fancy flying apparatus finally we have managed to make the dream of flying in the sky real. Today, it is not such a big deal for a human to fly. There are many chances to …

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Photography Portraits as the Most Realist Way to Represent a Human

There are several types of portraiture as the art of illustrating a human with the key focus on the face, including painting, photography, and sculpture. However, it is the photography portrait, which seems to be the most realistic technique, which is capable of showing not only the specific traits of a facial expression, but also …

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The Geometry of Modern Architecture

Who said that architecture is only about rectangular shapes and straight lines? Indeed, the architects have always tried to make their creations unique, experimenting with forms, shapes, and lines in their projects. Rounded shapes are among the finest and the most delicate shapes in architecture. Actually, it is the use of such unusual shapes and …

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Hong Kong – The Pearl of the Orient

The Pearl of the Orient – this nickname of Hong Kong is, perhaps, the best characteristic or definition for this Special Administrative Region of the People’s Republic of China. By the way, the name of the city, actually, means “fragrant harbor” in English. Today, Hong Kong is one the most densely populated areas in the …

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Cityscapes – The Monuments to Human Creativity

The theme of cityscapes, which are actually nothing but city portraits, is among the favorite themes for photographers. However, in spite of its wide popularity, every cityscape always looks fresh and remains interesting for the audience. Even if we see many pictures of the same and familiar places, such as the streets of New York, …

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