The words “insects” and “beautiful” are seldom used in the same sentence, but when viewed under an electron microscope, intricate patterns and complex shapes emerge on your average creepy crawler.

When he worked for a research lab several years back, David M. Phillips would come into work early and capture these remarkable images of insects with the in-house electron microscope.

The Surprising Beauty of Insects Under an Electron Microscope

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Horst P. Horst is one of most recognizable names in fashion photography, and for good reason! Horst pioneered a distinct style for fashion shoots in a pre-digital world.

The V&A Museum in London teamed up with the director of Horst’s estate and compiled a killer retrospective of this photographers prolific career.

V&A Museum’s Exhibition on Legendary Fashion Photog. Horst P. Horst

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Artist Ed Spence is doing some truly innovative things with his latest series of photographs.

Spence starts by photographing a piece of reflective paper. After printing the image, he slices it up into tiny “pixels” and organizes the bits by color.

Photos of Reflective Paper Sliced Into Pixels and Rearranged

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Before theaters were nationwide chains, every small town and bustling city had its own unique cinemas and theaters.

In an effort to chronicle these iconic American buildings, photographer Stefanie Klavens has been roaming the country documenting the ones that still remain.

Documenting the Iconic American Theaters That are Still Around

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A word of warning: This series of portraits by South African photographer Anelia Loubser will have you peering at your screen from strange angles.

Anelia’s project, Alienation, is a collection of upside down black-and-white portraits that transform the human face into new, bizarre forms.

Transforming the Human Face by Photographing it Upside Down

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We’ve been working at 12x speed to bring you The Ultimate Guide to Hyperlapse. 

It’s full of tips and inspiration for using Instagram’s fun new timelapse app. 

Read the Guide, Then Try It Out!


 

We’ve been working at 12x speed to bring you The Ultimate Guide to Hyperlapse.

It’s full of tips and inspiration for using Instagram’s fun new timelapse app.

Read the Guide, Then Try It Out!

 

Artist Jennifer Loeber came up with a heartwarming photographic tribute for her mother who recently passed away.

Her “Left Behind” series features vintage photos of her mother alongside some of her most prized possessions.

Artist Creates Photographic Tribute For her Late Mother

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Instagram just released its first app outside of Instagram itself, and the early verdict suggests “Hyperlapse” is pretty incredible.
Hyperlapse is essentially a time-lapse video app that packs some innovative image stabilization features, making video playback gorgeous and silky smooth.
Instagram Releases Killer Time-Lapse Video App
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Instagram just released its first app outside of Instagram itself, and the early verdict suggests “Hyperlapse” is pretty incredible.

Hyperlapse is essentially a time-lapse video app that packs some innovative image stabilization features, making video playback gorgeous and silky smooth.

Instagram Releases Killer Time-Lapse Video App

via Reddit

We hear Ansel felt similarly about the tango. 

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We hear Ansel felt similarly about the tango.

Grab this wallpaper or share it with a buddy.

Download in Just the Right Size for Your Fave Gizmo

Today is national dog day, and GoPro is celebrating with a product launch that’s going to take your pup’s creativity to the next level.

The Fetch is an innovative dog harness that includes a mount for your GoPro, allowing your precious pug to capture some sweet shots of his own.

GoPro Introduces Camera Harness For Your Dog

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Though they pack one of the deadliest stings in the ocean, if you can get close enough, you’ll find that the Portuguese Man-of-War jellyfish is also one of the most beautiful creatures alive.

For the past two years, retired U.S. Navy photographer Aaron Ansarov has been capturing stunning photos of man-of-wars along a local Florida beach.

Photographer Gets Up Close and Personal With Deadly Jellyfish

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Have you ever seen a gorilla drop a phone? We haven’t either!

That’s why the flexible and oh-so-strong Gorillapod Mobile is our very fave tripod for phones. It fits any phone!

Check out the Gorillapod for Phonecams

Have you ever seen a gorilla drop a phone? We haven’t either!

That’s why the flexible and oh-so-strong Gorillapod Mobile is our very fave tripod for phones. It fits any phone!

Check out the Gorillapod for Phonecams

Richard Silver is using photography to show how iconic buildings change in appearance from day to night.

Throughout the day, Silver snaps around 35 photos from the same spot, later combining them into a single composite image.

Composite Photos Show Iconic Buildings From Day to Night

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The adventurous Polaroid Cube is just 1.5 inches cubed and packs HD video capabilities. Swoon.

It even has a magnetic base so you can mount it on anything that magnets stick to. Neat-O!

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Back in 2008, the government in Mumbai, India began phasing out the iconic “Premier Padmini” taxis introduced in the 1960s.

Photographer Dougie Wallace spent over a year documenting the few remaining vintage workhouses still in service.

Documenting the Vintage Taxis Being Phased Out in Mumbai

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