Misty Copeland

Photograph by Arthur Elgort, Vogue, March 2014 Buck in 2015, Misty Copeland, 32-year-old then ballerina had been announced as the American Ballet Theatre’s new female principal dancer, becoming the first African-American woman to hold that title in the company’s history. The news came on the heels of her appointment as Odette/Odile in Swan Lake—also a first for an African-American ballerina with ABT—and the premiere of a documentary at the Tribeca Film Festival, A … Continue reading Misty Copeland

Zach Gold Photography

Zach Gold was one of the first artists in the world to successfully blend the subtle complexities of both camera and computer to produce photorealistic digital art. Shortly after he began shooting he was selected by the New York Art Directors Club as one of the top 100 artists in New York City under 35 years old. Articles about his groundbreaking work have been featured in … Continue reading Zach Gold Photography

Paris de Nuit, Brassaï

Brassaï took his name from the city of his birth, Brassó (Romanian Brașov), in Transylvania, then part of Hungary, later of Roumania, and famous as the home of Count Dracula. He studied art at the academies of Budapest and Berlin before coming to Paris in the mid-twenties. He was completely disinterested in photography, if not scornful of it, until he saw the work being done … Continue reading Paris de Nuit, Brassaï

David Guttenfelder Photography

  North Korea Now: David Guttenfelder is a talented photographer and photojournalist, who was born in 1969 in Iowa. Guttenfelder previously spent 20 years as a photojournalist for the Associated Press based in Nairobi, Abidjan, New Delhi, and Tokyo covering news in more than 75 countries around the world. He began as a freelance photographer in East Africa after studying Swahili at the University of Dar … Continue reading David Guttenfelder Photography

Vladislav Spivak Photography

Vladislav Spivak is an artist of Russian origins living in Simferopol in Crimea, a peninsula located on the shores of the Black Sea and whose geographic connection to the Ukraine or to Russia is politically disputed. An expert in erotic photography from this beginnings, the artistic work of Vladislav Spivak is mainly dedicated to the female nude. Graduating in 2008, he moved away from the … Continue reading Vladislav Spivak Photography

“Overdevelopment, Overpopulation, Overshoot.”

  Surfing on a wave full of trash in Java (Indonesia), the world’s most populated island 17 Powerful Images Showing The Devastating Effects Of Overpopulation It’s no secret that we are exploiting our planet and running out of resources at the speed of light, but many people refuse to take notice. These unbelievable photos of environmental damage, collected into a book by environmental awareness platform Global Population Speak … Continue reading “Overdevelopment, Overpopulation, Overshoot.”