It’s a Tumblr we have visited before here at Apowl, but it Awesome People Hanging Out Together continues to bring the noise when it comes to awesome pieces of photography. The premise is simple, it’s an archive of images of famous people unexpectedly hanging out with each other. Like this amazing snap of Run DMC [...]
Photographer Nick Frank likes the Metro. He first came to our attention when he shot the Stockholm Metro in gloriously minimal detail. This time he’s in Munich, which boasts one of the most design-focused transport systems in the world. What’s even better, he’s managed to capture the stations without anyone in them to reveal both [...]
Luc Busquin is both photographer and pilot. He likes to combine his two loves from his home in Phoenix, Arizona by capturing stunning shots of the clouds, the sky, and the land beneath it. Click the pic to see more.
When you think of bread, you probably envision the plain and unexciting bookends of a sandwich. Perhaps that’s because you’ve never seen some of the finest bread in the world transformed into amazing sculptural experiments. These beautiful images were created by Omar Sosa and Ana Dominguez of Apartamento magazine with the help of photographer Nacho [...]
Here’s an awesome collection of exclusive behind the scenes photos from James Cameron’s classic 1991 film Terminator 2. Taken from Stan Winston’s special effects work shop that worked on the film, the photos show T James Cameron and Arnold Schwarzenegger side by side shooting the Terminator’s cyborg hand. There’s also several images of some Schwarzenegger bust sculpts used [...]
Thanks to technology, photographer Lennart Nilsson captured incredible images of the first 26-weeks of a fetus. What you may not know is that some of these photos were taken with conventional cameras with macro lenses, while others were taken with the use of an endoscope. That’s not all, scanning electron microscope technology enabled Nilsson to [...]
Historical consultant Jo Teeuwisse finds photos from the past and learns about their context. But her work doesn’t stop there. Since 2007, she has been merging war photos with modern day shots of the destinations they were taken in. A new set emerges capturing the fighting on the streets of France. The purpose, says Teeuwisse [...]
Charles Dickens was writing about revolutionary Paris when he penned the immortal opening lines “It was the best of times, it was the worst of times…” but the celebrated Londoner could easily have been talking about the 12 months in his home town that have been captured by American Brian Leli. The period from August [...]
For her peculiar photo project titled “Married Men,” London-based photographer and lecturer Natasha Caruana spent a year going on dates… with married men. She ended up going on 80 dates with men found through a dating website geared towards people looking to have affairs. At each meeting, Caruana used a disposable camera and a digital [...]
Photographer Alejandro Guijarro has been traveling to the great quantum mechanics institutions of the world and capturing the blackboards just as he found them. The images are beautiful in their orderly chaos; at once being symbols of complex minds at work, and simultaneously showing the erasure of those thoughts. Click the pic to see more.