19.07.17 by Jeff

Photographer Spotlight: Angeles Peña

“Aguas de Montaña” is a journey into The Andean Patagonia, a desolate territory where photographer Angeles Peña lived all of her childhood.

She says, “In a world that spins faster and faster I feel an enormous necessity to focus on the details and the beauty of what still remains. I find myself with a nature that sustains itself but can fall at any moment. It is something that surpasses me and I cannot stop observing.”

See the rest of the series below.
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19.07.17 by Staff

“Things Around Me” by Photographer Roland Vörös

Photographer Roland Vörös explores the relationship between our identities and the objects and environments that surround us. See more images from “Things Around Me” below.

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18.07.17 by Staff

“Still (Noon)” by Photographer Shane Lavalette

A lovely series by New York-based photographer Shane Lavalette (previously featured here). Based on one of Swiss photographer Theo Frey’s (1908–1997) signature series, Lavalette retraced Frey’s steps, traveling to the same 12 villages Frey photographed in the 1930s.

See more images from “Still (Noon)” below or on display as part of the exhibition “Unfamiliar Familiarities: Outside Views on Switzerland” at the Musee de l’Elysee October 25, 2017 to January 7, 2018. All images courtesy of Shane Lavalette and Fotostiftung Schweiz. Theo Frey contact sheets from the archive of Fotostiftung Schweiz (Winterthur, Switzerland).

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06.07.17 by Staff

“The Birth of Booze” by Photographer Brian Finke

Photographer Brian Finke captures the role alcohol plays in various cultures around the world for National Geographic. See more images from the extensive series below.

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04.07.17 by Staff

Artist Spotlight: Jung Lee

Recent work by artist Jung Lee from Seoul, South Korea. Known for her photographs of text-based light installations, click here for previous post. See more images below.

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04.07.17 by Staff

“Musea” by Photographer Caspar Claasen

Amsterdam-based photographer Caspar Claasen captures the various ways people look at art (or don’t). Click here to see previous posts of Claasen’s work. More images from “Musea” below!

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03.07.17 by Jeff

Reader Submission: Adrien Blondel

Photos from “The Last Maasais” by photographer Adrien Blondel found via our monthly reader submissions. More images below.

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29.06.17 by Staff

Subreddit of the Day: Accidental Wes Anderson

Hotel Belvédère near the Rhône Glacier, Switzerland

A collection of photos submitted by people from around the world, all with one thing in common: they look like they’re taken straight out of a Wes Anderson movie. See more images from the Accidental Wes Anderson subreddit below!
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