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Time-Lapse Videos: Five Beautiful Examples

Timelapse photography seems to have really taken off in the last few years, so I felt it was time to put together a showcase of some incredible timelapses from around the web. Some use a time-lapse dolly to create dramatic moves, but you can also do a lot in post as long as you have 1) and interesting subject and 2) great composition. Anyway, the dedication that went into these following pieces is fantastic and I'm thrilled to share this round up with you all. Enjoy!

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.

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".

Beauty In The Sky: 20 Spectacular Photographs of Birds in the...

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!

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!

20 Exhilarating Examples of HDR Photography

HDR (High Dynamic Range) Photography is a technique which allows much more dynamic range between the lightest and darkest areas than standard photography. Multiple photos of the subject are shot in varying exposures then placed into specialist software that combine the images and make a single image. The effect when done right can be absolutely outstanding, to add some weight to my argument here are 20 examples that will literally take your breath away.

20 Stunning Examples of Eye Make-Up Macro Photography

Eyes are possibly one of the most beautiful things you can photograph, especially for make-up photography. The colours and patterns that form in the iris are incredible and are often overlooked with the human eye.

This showcase of eye make-up macro photography features a selection of superb shots, all of which use make-up to bring out the best of the photos, making them more unique and visually appealing, serving as a great source of inspiration.

Incredible Photographic Evidence That Toy Soldiers Are Alive!

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!

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!

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.