Benoit Paillé’s pictures stand out with playfulness and a sensationally effective use of flash and color. What you see is real and was captured without the use of fancy image processing.
Most probably I will never look down at mother ship earth from space. But some astronauts did when they set out to explore the final frontier.
Étienne-Louis Boullée is the master of monumental cenotaphs. His most emblematic project is his cenotaph designed for Isaac Newton.
Dance is not something you do for an audience to entertain, it’s a very real experience. It can heal you.
I was told it’s a pity that DOP is such a men’s club. And it’s true, the feminine is underrepresented.…
Kirlian believed that images created by Kirlian Photography might depict a conjectural energy field or aura, that surrounds all living things.
The western culture is devoid of meaningful rituals that help you grow through the stages of life. I think that’s the reason why I’m so fascinated when I find it in other cultures.
Karl Blossfeldt was an attentive observers of nature, a teacher of contemplation.
I hesitated to make this post because what it reveals is a rather weird presentation of human desire. But ultimately…
Visually arresting and conceptually rigorous, the graphic design of Boris Bućan has recently experienced renewed international interest.
These days the light returns and I behold an enchanted world. I feel so grateful for this gift of vision and the living world it presents to me.
Gerhard Riebicke’s photography paved the way for the awakening of the Lebensreform movement in the early 20th century.
I don’t wanna spoil it for you. First look at the pictures and wonder what you see. Then read below.
Richard Mosse‘s infrared photography makes you think about the very act of perception.
René Magritte developed key strategies and techniques to defamiliarize the familiar, to evoke the mysterious.
If the human being is the only animal that knows it lives in time, the movie is about that knowledge, a modern fairy tale about the nature of being alive.
Landscape topographies derived from graph data were modeled in 3D and then oil paintings created from those 3D renders.
Artists, scientists, spiritual leaders and economists gathered in Amsterdam in 1990 to explore the emerging paradigm of a holistic world view and the implications for a global economy.
This is as fashion as it gets on DOP. But Dutch photographer Viviane Sassen‘s work is extraordinary and transcends the common.
The skin of another is as cryptic as the vastness of the heavens above. But we try to find meaning, with celestial maps of heavenly bodies.
Every belief system has to offer a good story. The more poetic and sensational the more likely to find followers. Paul Gustave Doré‘s way of depicting Christian imagery is a great example.