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Let The Festivities Begin: 20 Lovely Christmas Photographs

It's Christmas Eve! There hasn't been a better time for me to get The Inspiration Blog back on track. And we're back for good! The last few months have been very hectic, but things are back to normal now, and this little festive post is how we're getting the ball rolling faster than ever! If it's your first visit here, be sure to check out our other posts... if you like what you see you can subscribe via RSS/Email, Twitter or Facebook! Merry Christmas and Happy New Year!

Incredible Super Car Photography: Ferrari (Part Three)

Supercars are incredibly expensive, and the chances are the majority of us reading this will never have the luxury of owning one ourselves. That doesn’t however mean we can’t enjoy the beautiful design aspects of these cars, and of course the inspirational photographs! This post features the classic car brand Ferrari, featuring glistening old ones to the sporty new ones. These photos show the enormity of how big Ferrari have become over the past decade, by making great super cars. This is the penultimate part of our supercar series, so check back soon for the last one in the series featuring a very special car brand.

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.

25 Stunning Sunset Stock Photographs from DepositPhotos

Deposit Photos is one of the worlds leading royalty free stock photos sites, and one of our proud advertisers here at TIB.

This post features twenty-five of the most stunning top sunset stock photos from Deposit Photos, all of which shot by professional photographers; treat it as an inspirational showcase or a round-up of beautiful stock photos to use in your own work.

Want to sell your own stock photos? Check out this book: "Microstock Photography: How to Make Money from Your Digital Images".

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".

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!

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!

25 Clever & Bizarre Animal Photo-Manipulations (Part 2)

If you thought photo manipulation couldn't get any weirder, you were wrong! With the powers of Photoshop and other photo-editing applications, it is possible to merge two things together. Two things that are often put together are various species of animals, a dog and an eagle, for example. Weird, eh?

Part two of this post showcases a bunch of excellent animal photo-manipulations - get ready to experience tears of laughter, some of these are funny!

Top 10 Classic Mini Photographs on Flickr

The classic Mini's have always been one of my favourite cars. I'm forever browsing Flickr for new photographs of the Mini Cooper, Classic Mini and Austin Mini Cooper S.

I thought I would share with you my top ten favourite Mini photographs on Flickr, each and everyone of them unique and showing off the true characteristics of the gorgeous and notorious Mini.

An Exploration of Melbourne’s Graffiti Art

Melbourne is considered to be Australia's artistic capital. This is reflected in the street art that flows through the city’s many alleyways. Regardless of whether you consider graffiti to be art or crime, there’s no denying the talent that goes in to each of these works. Do you agree? Melbourne is famous for its large outdoor murals that are photographed by millions of tourists each year. The city council found themselves in hot water last year after ‘cleaning’ some examples that were considered to be significant by the local art community.