From The Ground Up by Sherif Elhage

 photo 9_905_zps424aa1f3.jpg  photo 12_905_zpse828f18d.jpg  photo 10_905_zpsfbd50cd9.jpg Check out the portfolio of Sherif Elhage , a talented photographer based in France. His influences include Otto Steinert, Edward Weston and Harry Callahan.  photo 16_905_zps0c0faf04.jpg  photo 3_905_zps60b72dee.jpg

Sanne de Wilde

 photo 5_zps4e955517.jpg  photo 4-1_zps88cdaf7c.jpg  photo 3-1_zpse00bd7a5.jpg How my love for portrait photography grows each time I see images as such. Click the link to view more from Belgian artist Sanne de Wilde.  photo 2-2_zps01b3be48.jpg  photo 1-4_zpsc3bd7956.jpg

Cosmic Surgery by Alma Haser

 photo AlmaHaser_Cassie_zps3b915371.jpg  photo AlmaHaser_Katie_zps9a3c139d.jpg  photo AlmaHaser_Felix_zps714ac169.jpg  photo AlmaHaser_Alexandra_zpse4c534bf.jpg Alma Haser graduated in 2010, completing her BA (Hons) in Photography in Art Practice at Nottingham Trent University. Bilingual in English and German, she comes from a family steeped in arts and the creative industries, both in the UK and in Europe. Aged 13, she accompanied her mother and younger brother on a round-the-world trip, culminating in a six-month stay on the Cook Islands in the South Pacific. Travel continues to be one of her great passions. After exploring with self-portraiture, and then moving to London Alma started to create a strong body of portraits which have got her a lot of recognition. Chosen by the British Journal of Photography as one of the four best graduates of 2010, her work has featured in 10 exhibitions internationally. Her Cosmic Surgery series received third place peoples choice award at the Foto8 Summer Show 2012 and most recently 'The Ventriloquist,' a portrait of two friends, was shortlisted for the Taylor Wessing Photographic Portrait Prize shown at the National Portrait Gallery in London.  photo AlmaHaser_LillyandAnastasia_zpse3092e69.jpg  photo AlmaHaser_Lottie_zps26062196.jpg  photo AlmaHaser_TillyandJohnny_zpsab1e79fd.jpg

Jon Shireman

 photo image1-7_zps55339626.png  photo image5-3_zps5bb1a980.png  photo image2-7_zpsb9cf6b9c.png Amazing portfolio from talented New York-based fine art photographer Jon Shireman. Go ahead and visit his site if you wish to see more.  photo image3-6_zps34cf7855.png  photo image-8_zpse33811fe.png

Bruno Dayan

 photo fas2_04_zpse504f652.jpg  photo fas2_01_zpsde3eb4b1.jpg Check out the creative portfolio of Bruno Dayan, a talented photographer based in Paris. Lots to see.  photo fas2_02_zps33aaab73.jpg  photo fas2_03_zpsb463d9cd.jpg

Nail Art by Alice Bartlett

 photo 7183226508_51f118dd53_b_zpsd3b27596.jpg  photo 7183224914_54ec319cb4_b_zpsf9503435.jpg  photo 7183223868_7a26ab9aaa_b_zps6049584a.jpg Alice Bartlett created these truly unique nail dioramas. She cut some pieces of green flocking to fit over her fingernails where she staged and photographed this collection.  photo 7183227238_847a27c2d0_b_zpsee4c7f24.jpg  photo 7183232268_9cc74c3ebd_b_zpsa0fe1091.jpg

Gustavo Boroni

 photo C360_2013-02-21-12-16-22_wm_zpsb06d93bb.png  photo C360_2013-02-21-12-17-31_wm_zps459e8fee.png Brazilian fashion photographer Gustavo Boroni sent us some pretty amazing self portraits. You should check out his website for more goodness.  photo C360_2013-02-21-12-17-48_wm_zps6727ed5c.png

Victor Enrich

 photo 030_020MEDUSA_01_BOXMETA_zps8d94181d.jpg  photo 027_018TANGO_03_BOXMETA_zps8dc2a2ad.jpg  photo 014_010SHALOM_01_MAGAZINE_zps464efa51.jpg Spanish artist and photographer Victor Enrich's uses photoshop to create these wonderfully impossible city portraits.  photo 028_018TANGO_04_BOXMETA_zpsb3f4e98a.jpg  photo 020_013TONGUES_01_BOXMETA_zps90e89ce1.jpg  photo 026_018TANGO_02_BOXMETA_zpsd2331e75.jpg

Domestic Diorama by Charlie Engman

 photo cengman_body02_zps3723f12e.jpg  photo cengman_body09_zps4e7698cc.jpg  photo cengman_body11_zps7368d421.jpg  photo cengman_body06_zps0fb102e1.jpg I came across this intriguing series of photographs by Charlie Engman.  photo cengman_body07_zpsc915c85f.jpg  photo cengman_body03_zpse60b85a2.jpg  photo cengman_body12_zps4c0bbf09.jpg  photo cengman_body04_zps9c19c713.jpg

The Tutu Project

 photo image3-6_zps8bb10e9f.png  photo image5-3_zpsc17bc374.png  photo image4-4_zps072f1719.png The mission of The Tutu Projectâ„¢ (the work of photographer Bob Carey) is to support the fund raising efforts of The Carey Foundation for women with breast cancer. They strive to bring laughter and understanding to a community that has endured far too much.  photo image-8_zpsbec3024b.png  photo image1-7_zpsda2e6aab.png  photo image6-3_zps2f7e6859.png