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".
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!
Throughout the world there are many unique and eye-catching golf courses. Being a golfer myself I have experienced both good and bad golf courses, so thought I would put together a collection of the most spectacular photographs of stunning golf courses from all over the globe. The showcase features twenty-six photographs in total, and not only serves as a great inspirational source for photographers, but also one to “ooooh” and “aaaah” at for the many golfers out there! What’s your favourite photograph and golf course here, and do you know of any golf courses with fantastic scenery?
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.
Birds enrich beauty into the sky, slipping into sunsets, diving into water and gliding through the clouds. It’s incredible to see such unique capture of photography on these diverse species. Capturing the intensity of flight, the profound coloration in the feathers and the focus during hunting or simply sitting boldly within landscapes are rare opportunities to gain. Take a look at twenty of the best bird photography moments that have been captured and kindly shared on the web. Let us know your favourite!
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!
I'm a big Toy Story fan, one of my favourite scenes of the original (1995) being when the toy soldiers go on a mission to spy on the humans at Christmas. I rewatched the film recently, and thoroughly enjoyed it once again. Yesterday, I stumbled upon a great photo featuring some toy soldiers by John O'Nolan, and immediately it clicked that I should make a showcase of toy soldier photographs! So, this is the result. 28 incredible photographs of toy soldiers that I, err, guess counts as evidence that these things are alive?! Watch out! To start taking your own toy soldier photos, you need these!
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.
In the last of our super car photography posts,we are looking at the most expensive car money can buy, the Bugatti Veyron; Volkswagen's five million pound super car experiment has astounded everyone. This car offers some incredible design features which helps keep it on the ground, yet still manages to look incredibly sexy! Will the future ever be able to provide a better super car? What's your favourite Bugatti photograph here, and what are you favourite design features of this stunning car?
Shooting outdoors brings a whole different level to photography - unlike indoors when using flashes and lights, you can't change the brightness or direction of the sun. It can take a great deal of practice to master shooting outdoor summer portraits, and sometimes a lot of waiting around too - that sun needs to be in the perfect position! This post features an inspirational showcase of beautiful, bright and sexy summer portrait photos. What one is your fave? If you like the portrait photography, be sure to check out the following book: "100 Ways to Take Better Portrait Photographs".