Meet the shortlisted youngsters and students of the Sony World Photography Awards 2024

Jan 23, 2024
Dunja Djudjic

While we wait for the grand finale in April, the World Photography Organisation has revealed the shortlisted photographers of the Student and Youth competitions for…

Dreamy landscapes in Tuscany wins 2023 Travel Photographer of the Year

Jan 22, 2024
Dunja Djudjic

From breathtaking landscapes to thought-provoking portraits, the 2023 Travel Photographer of the Year (TPOTY) awards winners have been announced. For the second year in a…

A rare glimpse of the swimming macaque wins 2023 Ocean Art contest

Jan 19, 2024
Dunja Djudjic

Ocean Art Underwater Photo Competition, organized by the Underwater Photography Guide, has announced the 2023 winners. This year’s overall winner is Suliman Alatiqi, with his…

This is the first video ever to show plants “communicating”

Jan 18, 2024
Dunja Djudjic

The touch-me-not plant (mimosa pudica) is an interesting plant. It’s enough to lightly shake or brush it to see its unique defense mechanism: it will quickly contract its leaves. But how does it do it? Thanks to a recent video, we now have visual evidence of the process for the first time ever.

2023 Nature Photography Contest winners capture Earth’s breathtaking beauty…and plant trees

Jan 17, 2024
Dunja Djudjic

Founded in 2023, The Nature Photography Contest (website) quickly became a haven for photographers and nature lovers. The contest wrapped up two months ago, and…

How deleting social media led to my best year in photo business yet

Jan 15, 2024
Brenda Bergreen

I deleted my social media from my phone and our business had the best financial year yet. I deleted my email app too. Prior to…

This photographer combined long exposure with flash for great effects

Jan 14, 2024
John Aldred

There is a lot of really good photography posted on social media these days. If we follow even a handful of photography groups, we’re inundated…

Photographer captures two humpback whales creating a perfect Fibonacci spiral

Jan 11, 2024
Dunja Djudjic

In the icy waters of Antarctica, photographer Piet van den Bemd captured a sight you don’t see every day – but in a pattern you probably do. While filming with his drone, he captured two humpback whales demonstrating a unique and sophisticated feeding technique called bubble-net feeding. But what makes this footage truly extraordinary is the unexpected appearance of a perfect Fibonacci spiral!

Audubon Photography Awards 2024 opens with magnificent photos of birds in their surroundings

Jan 11, 2024
Dunja Djudjic

Audubon Photography Awards 2024 is now ready for your photos. You have until February 28 to submit your photos, and this year’s contest brings some…

Nearly 12,000 close-up photos reveal the secrets of ants’ faces

Jan 9, 2024
Dunja Djudjic

While many of us were baking sourdough during lockdown, a team of researchers embarked on a fascinating lockdown project: capturing over close-up photos of ants. They ended up with nearly 12,000 images, revealing a mesmerizing world of grooves, ridges, and dimples on ants’ little heads and bodies. They don’t only look fascinating – but they may potentially be the key to ant survival.