Kyle Thompson

 photo 0x550_zps60b14f92.jpg  photo 0x5501_zps4fb966fa.jpg  photo 0x5502_zpsb78440e3.jpg Kyle Thompson was born in Chicago on January 11th, 1992. He began taking photographs at the age of nineteen after finding interest in nearby abandoned houses. His work is mostly composed of surreal and bizarre self portraits, often taking place in empty forests and abandoned homes. He has no formal education in photography.  photo 0x5503_zpsc67839d5.jpg  photo 0x5504_zpsd3f7d0ba.jpg  photo 0x5505_zps835b55bc.jpg

Food Art Pairings by David Schwen

 photo chips_salsa_zps9d827e76.jpg  photo peas_carrots_zpse8996b21.jpg  photo potatoes_gravy_zps6be82964.jpg David Schwen is a creative based in Minneapolis, with a focus on Illustration, Design and Art Direction. For more than ten years, Schwen has been a Minneapolis-based designer and illustrator, but he has been creating art his whole life. As a native Midwesterner, he brings a fervent vision and an unstoppable work ethic to everything he does.  photo ham_cheese_zps281b1c87.jpg  photo spaghetti_meatballs_zps8975ffea.jpg

Rain by Nazar Bilyk

 photo b793513a81dc8c48c5b1b428e45634f9_zps8615a6f4.jpg  photo 79e5137439c0d0fa3b303be446c41fd1_zpsc31533d8.jpg Say hello to sculptor/artist Nazar Bilyk, living and working in Kiev, Ukraine.  photo a791dda1ccb8f1b5c0d90d0988c2ca88_zpsb826dc8d.jpg

Gregory Boratyn

 photo Gregory-Boratyn-01_zps0628c551.jpg  photo jpeg-7-640x419_zpsdd05ceca.jpeg Breathtaking photos of the Antelope Canyon in Arizona by Gregory Boratyn, a software engineer with a huge passion for photography.  photo Gregory-Boratyn-02_zps7d2390f4.jpg  photo Carved_Out_zps81c415a5.jpg

Yossi Loloi

 photo 1_08fbwm_zpsdceb66ce.jpg  photo 1_14fbwm_zpscbf78cfc.jpg  photo 1_09fbwm_zps40ee843d.jpg " In my work I portray what larger women represent to me. I focus on their fullness and femininity, as a form of protest against discrimination set by media and by today’s society. What larger women embody to me is simply a different form of beauty. I believe we own ‘freedom of taste’ and one shouldn't be reluctant of expressing his inclination towards it. Limiting this freedom is living in a dictatorship of esthetics. I believe there are several ways to what is perceived as beauty, it is not measurable and has not got a standard size. I photograph my models nude and serene, to create a comfortable, proud and constructive representation of themselves in front of the viewer." - Yossi Loloi  photo 1_05fbwm_zpsdb216351.jpg  photo 1_04fbwm_zps7b1b6bdf.jpg

Edward Burtynsky

 photo IBQ_03_zps4cefda9e.jpg  photo CMQ_12_zps5e0a6746.jpg Edward Burtynsky is known as one of Canada's most respected photographers. His remarkable photographic depictions of global industrial landscapes are included in the collections of over fifty major museums around the world, including the National Gallery of Canada, the Bibliotèque Nationale in Paris, the Museum of Modern Art and the Guggenheim Museum in New York, the Reina Sofia Museum, Madrid, and the Los Angeles County Museum of Art in California.  photo ROA_04_zps219767dd.jpg  photo CHNA_QUA_07_zps2531a238.jpg

Kevin Best

 photo Untitled-1-2_zps161b0625.jpg  photo Untitled-3-1_zps2287654c.jpg  photo Untitled-5_zps47f32308.jpg For an artist reinterpreting the still life paintings of the Dutch Golden Age, in a new medium, Kevin Best could not have been born in a more appropriately named country. New Zealand was named in 1645 after the Dutch province of Zeeland. Kevin takes us back to that golden era, he has amassed an extensive collection of items which featured in the original paintings, giant glass Roemer’s, delicate “Kraak” porcelain, German Westerwald jugs, agate and silver knives, silver cups and 300 year old bronze candlesticks that have miraculously survived many attempts to be turned into cannon. What he can’t find he makes, acquiring skills as a wood tuner, carpenter, set painter and jeweller. He has an encyclopaedic knowledge of the significance of every item in each work and how they interact with each other to form a narrative that had a deep significance in a time of great wealth and fear. A narrative that resonates to this day. Each work can take weeks or months to complete; his meticulous technique was learned at The Australian Centre for Photography.  photo Untitled-4_zpsa60f4f8c.jpg  photo Untitled-2-1_zps8f7584d6.jpg

Zoo Portraits by Yago Partal

 photo tumblr_mk21holX7N1s7aky5o2_r1_500_zps6cef3593.jpg  photo tumblr_mkdhxfQu3p1s7aky5o1_500_zps88a32782.jpg  photo tumblr_mj6r6jZTlu1s7aky5o1_500_zps285aead1.jpg Barcelona-based graphic artist and photographer Yago Partal has created a photo series of animals dressed like humans. Very cute.  photo tumblr_mkdr4q4Vi91s7aky5o1_500_zpsd6a4bb7a.jpg  photo tumblr_mkoatz6RkU1s7aky5o1_500_zps2dc89c43.jpg

Rowan dg Corkill

 photo 1PortraitofASpecies-squirrel2_zps11faf99b.jpg  photo PortraitofASpecies-canary1_zps2bdb1735.jpg Check out the ultra talented Rowan dg Corkill. Shown here is a series titled 'Portrait of a Species'.  photo PortraitofASpecies-crow1_zpsb449e4cc.jpg  photo PortraitofASpecies-robin1_zpse7751ed7.jpg

Asphyxia by Flora Borsi

 photo 4bd41f8a8107a4266fa95d2c0e4742e9_zps0c21315f.jpg  photo 4d5d4f6090244d16bec9373e7a403ecd_zps017ad3ac.jpg Flora Borsi is a talented photographer and graphic designer based in Budapest, Hungary. You can check out her website for proof of that.  photo e2c7d829efb34050ebd6e56b79b037a6_zps90b8ff87.jpg