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Artist Showcase: Photography By Leon Ritchie

Leon Ritchie strives to harmonize water, clouds and light into his photographs. An idea may come about from seeing a reflection in a shiny table top or just seeing an object in water and how it moves round it. The vast majority of his images are spontaneous once he gets a feeling for a shot he just goes with it. A typical day out means carrying a backpack with a DSLR camera and lenses, tripod and filters letting him capture the perfect moment everywhere he goes. Here is a collection of his fantastic photographic work.

45 Remarkable Examples of Butterfly Photography

If you ever tried to catch a butterfly as a child you probably know that they're not the easiest things to capture. It's all about being in the right place at the right time, which is why this selection of butterfly photos is so great! The showcase features 45 remarkable examples of butterfly examples. Please remember that the images are linked to their original sources, so click on through and check out the photographers other work! If you like this post, you should check this out: "The Art and Science of Butterfly Photography".

31 Photos That’ll Leave You Wanting to Shoot With a 50mm...

50mm lenses are the gem in most photographers tool kits. They provide great depth of field by allowing the aperture to open up really wide (most common apertures are 1.8 or 1.4) and pin sharp images that will leave your eyes sore staring at the details. You can pick up a 50mm prime lens at pretty low price and it's a great step in the right direction to give your photos that professional edge. I've rounded up 31 brilliant examples of photos taken with a 50mm lens for your eye candy, enjoy!

Love In The Animal Kingdom: 20 Heart-Warming Photographs

A lot of animals can be very affectionate, and this post proves just that. We have compiled a selection of heart-warming photos that were captured at just the right moment. Talk about being in the right place at the right time! Let it inspire you to take your own animal love photographs - the key is to be patient and wait for the perfect moment... The showcase features cats, dogs, birds and horses - something for every animal lover! Which photo do you think is the sweetest? If you like this post, check out the following book, jam-packed full of animal love!: "Animals in Love".

15 Lomography and Holgagraphy Sunset Photographs

Lomography and Holgagraphy are both terms taken from types of cameras from the 1980's: The Holga cameras and the Lomo cameras. These were cheap cameras, ideal for "snapshots".

Often referred to as "Toy Camera Photography", Lomography and Holgagraphy photographs offer unique and distinct results. Often containing distortions, light leaks and vignetting, shooting directly into the sunset was always a popular scene of choice to photograph.

This showcase contains 15 interesting and unique Lomography and Holgagraphy photographs sunset photographs shot with a "toy cameras".

Artist Showcase: Malcolm Clarke Editor and Photographer (Part 2)

Malcolm Clarke is a creative chameleon - he is both a talented film editor and a photographer. Following on from our post last week about his work in film, we now explore his photography. These images are centered around 'people'. Malcolm's ability to capture a mood, feeling or bodily form is incredible. He is also playful with light, colour and setting to great effect. Here is a showcase of Malcolm's amazing photographic work. We welcome your comments too!

Artist Showcase: Beautiful Photographs of Jordan By Bashar Alaeddin

Bashar Alaeddin is a digital photographer and social activist. He is passionate about the visual arts and is a tech geek when it comes to cameras, optics and iPhoneography. A Middle Eastern of Jordanian, Lebanese and Palestinian origins, Bashar is very passionate about shedding light on social affairs and causes in the region through his photography. The presented work is an assortment of landscapes, from his fine-art collection, of his home country Jordan, featuring: its capital Amman; the Roman ruins of Jerash; the port city of Aqaba, sitting atop the Red Sea, and more.

Superb Examples of Fashion Underwater Photography

Underwater photography is one of the most difficult forms of photography. Not only do you need a lot of underwater photography equipment, but you will probably also need scuba diving gear and a highly trained crew. Your photographic subjects will also need a lot of patience and great lungs! Underwater photography yields some amazing results, making the effort worthwhile. Here is a collection of some incredible fashion underwater photography for your inspiration.

Treasure Chest Full Of Mesmerizing Photo Mosaics (Part One)

Mosaics of all types have been around for years and years. In more recent years, mainly due to modern technology such as digital cameras and personal computers, creatives have been able to play around with photography in ways that they never have before (well, at least without having to develop hundreds of photos!). This showcase features a selection of extremely detailed mosaics of various subjects such as animals and eyes, all of which have been produced by stitching hundreds of different photos together, cleverly positioning each one depending on it's colour and contrast.

20 Beautiful Bokeh Photographs That Will Leave You Dazzled

The bokeh effect has to be one of the simplest, yet most visually stunning. It's achieved by un-focusing (or blurring) out lights in an image which turns them into shiny circles! It normally helps if you have a high depth of field going on. Some of the pictures you'll see a few different shape lights, this is achieved by modifying the bokeh effect using a filter which goes over the front of the lens. So, enjoy these beautiful bokeh images!